Neurosurgery News

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, March 2018:

Neurosurgery News March 2018

"Intracranial Cognitive Neurophysiology Research in Epilepsy Patients"

"Low Preoperative Serum Prealbumin Levels Increase Postoperative Surgical Site Infection Risk in Elective Spine Surgery"

"Stroke Study Encourages Dramatic Shift in Time Window for Invasive Stroke Treatment"

"Thrombocytosis May Prove Invaluable Initial Screening Tool in Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment"

"Center for Skull Base Surgery Offering Complex Endoscopic Endonasal Course"

"Niranjan, Lunsford, Richardson Publish New Book Volume on Movement Disorders"

"Department Treats 15,000th Patient Using Gamma Knife Surgery"

See our Archive section for a complete collection of past issues.