• Woman Plays Violin During Brain Surgery

    1 month ago - By Web MD

    Midway through the surgery, Turner was wakened and asked to her play her violin to "ensure the surgeons did not damage any crucial areas of the brain that controlled Dagmar's delicate hand movements,? according to the hospital.
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  • Patient Plays Violin During Brain Surgery To Preserve Her Skills

    Patient Plays Violin During Brain Surgery To Preserve Her Skills

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Woman plays the violin during brain surgery at London hospital
    Typically during brain surgery , patients are awake for all or part of it. Doctors will usually ask patients to speak during brain surgery to make sure they don't mess up the part of the brain that lets you talk and do other basic motor skills (I know that “don't mess up” is not a medical term, just go with me here). But for one patient in London who needed surgery to remove a brain tumor , she was more concerned with her ability to play the violin after the procedure, so her surgeon had her play the instrument mid-surgery...
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