University of Pittsburgh Neurosurgery News is the quarterly newsletter of the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. It is designed to introduce physicians, researchers, and patients to our department and to provide topical discussions of current techniques and outcomes of neurological surgery. You can download a .pdf version of our latest issue.
Editor: Peter C. Gerszten, MD
Production Editor: Paul Stanick
In our current issue, Fall 2019:
"In-Utero Surgery Used to Successfully Treat Myelomeningocele at UPMC"
"Transitioning Neuroendovascular Practice to a Radial-Artery-First Strategy"
"Preoperative Chronic Opiate Use Associated with Lower Postsurgical Clinical Outcomes After Complex Spinal Deformity Surgery"
"Complications in Adult Spine Deformity Correction Using a Computer-Assisted Rod Bending System"
"First Sports Medicine Fellowship Established"
"Gamma Knife Marks 32 Years and 16,000 Patients"
"New Book Covers Radiosurgery Technology"