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Which patient for awake craniotomy

procedure?

Not all patients

Selected patients:

• Superficial (cortical/subcortical) intra-axial lesion

The exclusion criteria include:

a) deep seated tumor,

b) very young (< 14 years old) or elderly patient (> 65

years old)

c) non-educated or non-motivated patients,

d) agitative or fretful patients,

e) demented patients, and

f) presence of other co-morbidity.

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