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Fernandez-Miranda Lab Work Featured on Cover on Cerebral Cortex
Journal spotlights study showing the structure and connectivity of a previously poorly known fiber tract in the human brain: the Middle Longitudinal Fascicle. Read more >
Maroon Quoted in PG Spine Antibiotics Story
Spine expert provides comments in Post-Gazette on European study suggesting that chronic low back pain is caused by bacterial infections. Read more >
Lunsford Quoted in ESPN Article
Gamma Knife expert talks about how procedure helped athlete recover from AVM to continue playing. Read more >
Maroon Featured on Steelers.com
Team neurosurgeon for Steelers comments on preparing for Ironman Triathlon along with former Steeler Hines Ward. Read more >
Gerszten Interviewed on eCancerTV
Spine radiosurgery expert talks about recent developments in radiosurgery for treatment of spinal column tumors. Read more >
Wecht Named Neurosurgery Chief at UPMC Shadyside
Fifteen-year veteran of department and specialist in brain tumors and cerebrovascular disease, to head division effective July 1. Read more>
Greene, Bonfield Study Featured in U.S. News & World Report
Health Day section reports on study showing children with ADHD were more likely than children without the disorder to suffer a moderate disability after sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury. Read more >
Maroon Noted in USA Today Roethlisberger Concussion Article
Steeler team neurosurgeon advice cited in well-documented 2009 concussion incident during recent concussion conference. Read more >
Maroon Quoted in Post-Gazette Scanner Article
Vice chair says handheld system that can detect hematoma in minutes could be a paradigm shift in how head injuries are monitored. Read more >
Maroon Talks Concussions on KDKA Radio
Sports medicine expert talks about head injuries, IMPACT testing and UPMC Concussion Conference. Read more >