While performing an operation to remove a brain tumor, doctors in Brazil kept their patient conscious by doing the most unusual thing.
By remaining awake, patients who undergo brain surgery allow doctors to safely operate the brain and avoid injury that could compromise important brain functions in the future. In the video below, this Brazilian man entertains the surgeons by playing his guitar and singing the Beatles’ ‘Yesterday’ and other brazilian folk songs. Watch:
According to the doctors, the operation was a success… so the beat goes on!