DOI:10.4103/2152-7806.254644Copyright: © 2019 Surgical Neurology International This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.
In the article titled “Venous air embolisms and sitting position in Helsinki pineal region surgery”, published on page 160, Issue 1, Volume 9 of Surgical Neurology International[
In this regard, this study tests whether different demographic, clinical or intraoperative variables correlates with the presence of VAE and severe VAE during pineal region surgery.
VAE correlates with venous injury during pineal region surgery. Severe VAE was absent in this series.