Letter to the Editor. Doing more with less and the barebones neurosurgical setup

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  • 1 Paras Group of Hospitals, Gurgaon, India;
  • 2 Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Lucknow, India; and
  • 3 Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
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Contributor Notes

Correspondence Manjul Tripathi: drmanjultripathi@gmail.com.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING Published online July 5, 2019; DOI: 10.3171/2019.3.JNS19576.

Disclosures The authors report no conflict of interest.

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