Brain Shift Simulation

Project Description

During some neurology procedure, the skull has to be opened. In such cases, the cerebro-spinal fluid (CSF) leaks from the opening, thus creating a brain shift. This brain shift can induce large displacement and needs to be taken into account by neurologists.

For pre-operative planning, the mechanical simulation can be used to assist clinicians. This work has been done during by Alexandre Bilger’s PhD thesis.

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Project Details

  • Date 16 February 2015
  • Tags DBS, Mechanics, Medical simulation
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