Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient with Neurological Disease

  • Jonathan M. GoldsteinEmail author
  • Alexander Shtilbans
  • Pantelis P. Pavlakis
  • Erin Manning


This chapter deals with a variety of neurological conditions and complications that may arise in the perioperative period. The potential serious nature of these conditions can present challenges to the perioperative physician and health-care team.


Chronic neurologic disease Stroke Postoperative confusion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan M. Goldstein
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Alexander Shtilbans
    • 1
    • 2
  • Pantelis P. Pavlakis
    • 1
  • Erin Manning
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurologyHospital for Special SurgeryNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Weill Cornell MedicineNew YorkUSA

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