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Winter 2017

Maximizing the Benefits of Spasticity Surgery

Coupled with surgery to reduce spasticity and improve motor function in children with cerebral palsy, a team approach — involving pediatric neurosurgeons and neurologists, anesthesiologists, intensivists, orthopaedic surgeons and physiatrists — is increasing the likelihood of good outcomes.
Winter 2017

A Team Approach to Twin Anemia Polycythemia Sequence

At 26 weeks, the fetuses had a reasonable chance of viability outside the womb, but they were also vulnerable to complications that can arise from prematurity. The only treatment for TAPS is fetal laser surgery to close off and separate the blood vessels—a potentially risky proposition for a triplet pregnancy.
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