Maya A Babu
Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
- Investigating the scope of resident patient care handoffs within neurosurgeryMaya A Babu
Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e41810. 2012..The issue of handoffs has not been studied in the neurosurgical literature...
- Device innovation in neurosurgery: controversy, learning, and future directionsMaya A Babu
Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Neurosurgery 70:789-94; discussion 794-5. 2012..261M). Despite public and legislative perceptions of widespread conflicts of interest, there are relatively few neurosurgeons who hold patents and receive significant royalties...
- Is trauma transfer influenced by factors other than medical need? An examination of insurance status and transfer in patients with mild head injuryMaya A Babu
Department of Neurologic Surgery, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Neurosurgery 69:659-67; discussion 667. 2011..Yet, many Level I trauma Centers have raised concerns about the financial drivers influencing transfer...
- Strategies to decrease the risk of ventricular catheter infections: a review of the evidenceMaya A Babu
Department of Neurologic Surgery, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Neurocrit Care 16:194-202. 2012..In this paper, we review the in vivo and in vitro evidence for antibiotic-coated catheters...
- Defensive medicine in neurosurgery: does state-level liability risk matter?Timothy R Smith
Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Neurological Surgery, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey
Neurosurgery 76:105-13; discussion 113-4. 2015..Defensive medicine is prevalent among US neurosurgeons due to the high risk of malpractice claims. This study provides national estimates of US neurosurgeons' defensive behaviors and perceptions...
- Physician-owned hospitals, neurosurgeons, and disclosure: lessons from law and the literatureMaya A Babu
Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Neurosurgery 68:1724-32; discussion 1732. 2011....