Category: TumorThe Transbasal Approach and its Variations: Operative TechniqueBejjani, Ghassan K. M.D.Author Information Dr. Bejjani is Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Suite 5C, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. E-mail: [email protected] The author has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Editor: Ali F. Krisht, M.D.* University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Production Assistant: Ronalda Williams Editorial Board: Ossama Al-Mefty, M.D. Evandro De Oliveira, M.D. Curtis A. Dickman, M.D. Rudolph Fahlbusch, M.D. John Fox, M.D. Allan Friedman, M.D. Douglas Kondziolka, M.D. Mark Linskey, M.D. Tom Origitano, M.D. Glenn Pait, M.D. Kalmon Post, M.D. Chandra Sen, M.D. Robert Solomon, M.D. Martin Weiss, M.D. Gazi Yasargil, M.D. * Dr. Krisht has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Contemporary Neurosurgery: June 30th, 2001 - Volume 23 - Issue 13 - p 1-7 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Determine the indications for the transbasal approach. 2. Identify and manage complications arising from the approach. 3. Describe the operative technique of the transbasal approach and its variations. © 2001 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.