Department of Neurosurgery

Case Categories

Adult Cranial Required 2012 Graduate
Craniotomy for brain tumor 60 166
Craniotomy for trauma 40 170
Craniotomy for intracranial vascular lesion 40 63
Endovascular therapy for tumor or vascular lesion 10 23
Craniotomy for pain 5 15
Transsphenoidal sellar/parasellar tumors 15 36
Extracranial vascular procedures 5 11
Radiosurgery 10 0
Functional procedures 10 146
VP shunt 10 128

Total Adult Cranial

205 758
Adult Spinal    
ACD with instrumentation 25 323
C-spine fracture operative stabilization procedures 10 153
Lumbar discectomy 25 263
Thoracic/lumbar instrumentation fusion 20 243
Peripheral nerve procedures 10 44

Total Adult Spine

90 1026
Pediatric    
Craniotomy for brain tumor 5 14
Craniotomy for trauma 10 45
Spinal procedures 5 12
VP-shunt 10 26
Total Pediatric 30 97

Total Adult and Pediatric Epilepsy

10 55
Critical Care    
ICP monitor placement 5 75
External ventricular drain 10 18
VP shunt tap/programming 10 79
Cervical spine traction 5 11
Stereotactic frame placement 5 0
CVP line placement 10 10
Airway management 10 10
Arterial line placement 10 20
Arteriography 25 25

Total Critical Care

90 248

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