Operative Neurosurgery

Operative Neurosurgery is a monthly publication focusing exclusively on surgical technique and devices, providing practical, skill-enhancing guidance to its readers.

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About the Journal

Complementing the clinical and research studies published in Neurosurgery, Operative Neurosurgery brings the reader technical material that highlights operative procedures, anatomy, instrumentation, devices, and technology. Operative Neurosurgery is the practical resource for cutting-edge material that brings the surgeon the most up-to-date literature on operative practice and technique.



  • Reports on operative procedures and instrumentation
  • High-quality anatomic and surgical illustrations
  • Rich multimedia including 3-D video, augmented reality, and animations