Category: VascularSurgical Management of Moyamoya DiseaseChang, Steven D. M.D.; Steinberg, Gary K. M.D., Ph.D.Author Information Dr. Chang is Cerebrovascular Surgery Fellow and Dr. Steinberg is Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery and the Stanford Stroke Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305. Dr. Chang has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Dr. Steinberg has disclosed that he receives grant/research support from the NIH and has a consultant relationship with Salient Interventional Systems, Neurothermia, CBYON, and Lifesense. Editor: Ali F. Krisht, M.D.* University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Production Assistant: Ronalda Williams Editorial Board: Ossama Al-Mefty, M.D. Evandro De Oliveira, M.D. Curtis A. Dickman, M.D. Rudolph Fahlbusch, M.D. John Fox, M.D. Allan Friedman, M.D. Douglas Kondziolka, M.D. Mark Linskey, M.D. Tom Origitano, M.D. Glenn Pait, M.D. Kalmon Post, M.D. Chandra Sen, M.D. Robert Solomon, M.D. Martin Weiss, M.D. Gazi Yasargil, M.D. *Dr. Krisht has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Contemporary Neurosurgery: May 15th, 2000 - Volume 22 - Issue 10 - p 1-8 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Distinguish the demographic aspect and presentation of patients with moyamoya disease. 2. Identify the possible pathogenesis and pathological aspects in patients with moyamoya disease. 3. Explain the surgical indications and preoperative work-up for patients with moyamoya disease. 4. Recall the different operative techniques used in the treatment of moyamoya disease. 5. Describe the postoperative management and complications in treatment of patients with moyamoya disease. © 2000 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.