Exploratory Craniotomy with Craniotome
This course provides you with the practical knowledge for an individual surgical procedure.
After this course, you have:
- a clear understanding of the steps to be taken to execute the procedure;
- seen an example of how the procedure is executed;
- a clear understanding of all anatomical structures encountered during the procedure;
- seen an example of how the anatomical structures look within the setting of the procedure.
Step by step
Skull flap creation
Mark the skin along the hairline in the line of the nose. Mark the skin 1cm anterior to the tragus and extend the marking in a curvilinear direction around the ear, and in the direction of the midline ending at the harline. Mark a line joining the tragus marking to that of the hairline. Mark the keyhole.
Incise the skin along the markings in a curvilinear direction starting at the hairline down to the underlying bone and temporal muscle more cranially.
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