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Operative Neurosurgery features operative procedures, anatomy, instrumentation, devices, and technology providing practical guidance to its readers. Operative Neurosurgery is the resource for cutting-edge material on operative practice.
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Commentary: Mini-Pterional Craniotomy and Extradural Clinoidectomy for Clinoid Meningioma: Optimization of Exposure Using Augmented Reality Template: 2-Dimensional Operative Video
An Expedited Transition to the Back Wall Suturing for Side-to-Side In Situ Microvascular Anastomosis: A Technique Update
Creation of a Middle Communicating Artery With External Carotid Artery-Radial Artery Graft-M2 Middle Cerebral Artery Interpositional Bypass and M2 Middle Cerebral Artery-M2 Middle Cerebral Artery Reimplantation for a Recurrent Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysm: 2-Dimensional Operative Video
Commentary: Integration of Technology Within the Spine Neurosurgical Training Paradigm
In Reply: Identification of the Distal Dural Ring and Definition of Paraclinoid Aneurysms According to Bony Landmarks on 3-Dimensional Computed Tomography Angiography: A Cadaveric and Radiological Study
The following Operative Neurosurgery supplements are currently available online:
Essential Neurosurgery for Medical Students SupplementOperative Neurosurgery August, 2019; 17(Suppl2)
A Connectomic Atlas of the Human Cerebrum SupplementOperative Neurosurgery December, 2018; 15(Suppl 1)
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