Tag Archives: surgery

Neurosurgery Resident Duty Hours and the Learning and Working Environment

Guest post from Robert E. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS, FACS, FAHA Past President, American Association of Neurological Surgeons Past President, Society of Neurological Surgeons Director, Institute of the Neurosciences Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosurgery Professor, Department of Engineering Science … Continue reading

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Misleading the Public: Analyzing Online Rating of Surgeons

Guest post from Linda W. Xu, MD Neurosurgical Resident, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics Palo Alto, CA Online ratings fill the Internet, and it is almost impossible to avoid them. So it is no surprise that for patients facing the … Continue reading

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Where is the Science Behind the Rules We Follow?

Guest post from Marshal D. Peris, MD, FAAOS Co-Chief Spine Surgery and Medical Staff President, Northern Westchester Hospital Director of Spine Surgery, Mount Sinai Health System at CareMount Medical As a surgeon, my goals in surgery include achieving excellent patient … Continue reading

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