Table 1

Recent literature comparing the incidence of visual-field deficits following temporal lobe resection for epilepsy and the methodology used

StudyYearNo of patientsIncidence (%) of visual-field deficitMethod of perimetryMethod of assessment of resection size
Jeelani201010515.3ASPPostoperative MRI
Taoka20081471.4ASPPostoperative MRI
Barton200529100GoldmannPostoperative MRI
Nilsson20045050GoldmannPostoperative MRI
Manji20002454
46
Goldmann
ASP
Intraoperative measurement
Egan20001578GoldmannIntraoperative measurement
Krolak-Salmon20001883ASPPostoperative MRI
Hughes19993297ASPIntraoperative measurement
Tecoma19933352Clinical examinationIntraoperative measurement
Katz19893969GoldmannPostoperative MRI
  • ASP, automated static perimetry.