Investigation and Research on the Status of Neuronavigation in China
ZHAO Fan CHEN Xian-cheng WU Jin-song Department of Neurosurgery, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University (Shanghai 200040)
Objective: To investigate the development degree of the neuronavigation in China Methods: Questionnaires are distributed to more than 80 hospitals in China, then Excel and SPSS 13 was used to analyze the data. Results: Neuronavigation of our country develops fast and healthily, the domestic-made navigation equipments which have been used in neurosurgery are much fewer than the imports. Conclusion: Neuronavigation enables physicians to perform the operation more accurately and effectively. Economy problem is the most important reason that embarrasses the development of navigation in China. It is necessary to manufacture the navigation equipment ourselves.