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Table 4 Patients’ outcome at postoperative third month regarding IOUS use

From: The role of intraoperative ultrasound in gross total resection of brain mass lesions and outcome

ParameterIOUS groupConventional groupp
N%N%
Karnofsky improvement26981120400.001
Functional Karnofsky outcome
 Independent (80–100)25276171570.03
 Semi-dependent (60–70)551796320.02
 Dependent (≤ 50)25833110.07
 Death (0)311240.01
Postoperative complication improvement17/227729/63460.02
  1. IOUS intraoperative ultrasound