Decision Makers: Inside the Operating Room

Neurosurgeon Benjamin Carson, director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University, discusses the decision-making process inside and outside the operating room. He is best known for operating on conjoined twins, most recently the Bijani sisters from Iran. This is the first of a three-part series on how top decision makers do their jobs.

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Correction April 15, 2005

We incorrectly reported that Dr. Benjamin Carson was the first to successfully separate twins connected at the head; there were other doctors before him.



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