Top Stories of 2019

December 23, 2019
In the last year, we've shared dozens of stories, covering research publications, clinical care, and more. Here, we've highlighted the most popular UCSF Neurosurgery stories of 2019.

Q&A with Regan Fedric on Exercise for Cancer Survivors

December 20, 2019
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Q&A with Dr. Christina Weyer Jamora

December 19, 2019
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UCSF Families Enjoy Hands-On Demonstrations for Neuroscience Day

December 12, 2019
Last Saturday, over a hundred parents, children, and staff joined for Neuroscience Day, an outreach event that included hands-on workshops in the operating rooms. 

Study to Test Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

December 11, 2019
UCSF neurosurgeon Line Jacques, MD, is co-leading a study to test whether dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation can effectively manage intractable focal pain in the lower limbs due to complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS).

Chronic Pain Researcher Investigates Surgical Repair of Sensory Nerves

December 10, 2019
Together with neurosurgeon Line Jacques, MD, UCSF medical student Beata Durcanova is investigating surgical options for sensory nerve repair and regeneration.

Q&A: UCSF Neurosurgeon Line Jacques, MD on Neuropathic Pain

December 09, 2019
Neurosurgeon Line Jacques, MD discusses surgical treatment for neuropathic pain.

How the Brain Detects the Rhythms of Speech

November 21, 2019
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