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Neuroanesthesiology Update

Pasternak, Jeffrey J., MD

Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology: April 2019 - Volume 31 - Issue 2 - p 178–198
doi: 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000581
Review Articles

This review provides a summary of the literature pertaining to the perioperative care of neurosurgical patients and patients with neurological diseases. General topics addressed in this review include general neurosurgical considerations, stroke, traumatic brain injury, neuromonitoring, neurotoxicity, and perioperative disorders of cognitive function.

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

The author has no funding or conflicts of interest to disclose.

Address correspondence to: Jeffrey J. Pasternak, MD, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55905 (e-mail:

Received December 10, 2018

Accepted January 2, 2019

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