America’s aging population will require more neurosurgeons for increased brain bleeds

By 2030, chronic subdural hemorrhage (SDH) — also known as subdural hematoma — will be the most common adult brain condition requiring neurosurgical intervention in the US, according to a new study conducted by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center. And hospitals and neurosurgeons may be under-manned to handle the projected onslaught of patients. The researchers are publishing their findings March 20 online in the Journal of Neurosurgery. —> Read More