Neurosurgical practitioners: Looking for daily news you can use? Turn to AANS Neurosurgeon — the American Association of Neurological Surgeons’ online magazine — for regular updates on what’s happening in the world of neurosurgery. Articles are posted at least twice a day to the Newsline feed, located on the AANS Neurosurgeon homepage atwww.aansneurosurgeon.org.
Newsline features headlines from around the globe regarding newly released research on noteworthy advancements in the field of neurosurgery, as well as other news items that are pertinent to the neurosurgical community.
- Cerebral Palsy — It Can Be in Your Genes
- Novel Drug Mechanism Developed for Fighting Brain Cancer
- Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury in Prisons
- Skin Test May Shed New Light on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease
- Eye-tracking Test Shown Effective in Diagnosing Concussion in Student Athletes
- New Fluorescent Protein Permanently Marks Active Neurons
- Drug Used for Leukemia Treatment May Also Be Effective Against Glioblastoma
The 3rd National Yang Ming University-Taipei Veterans General Hospita – UPMC Endonasal Endoscopic Hands-on Skull Base Cadaver Dissection Course
July 27-29, 2015
|Craniocervical junction abnormalities
Douglas L. Brockmeyer, Andrew Jea, Alan R. Cohen, and Arnold H. Menezes
This issue of Neurosurgical Focus is devoted to one of the most fascinating topics in neurosurgery: the craniocervical junction (CCJ). Like Atlas, the mythological Titan who held up the celestial spheres, the structures that make up the CCJ are responsible for support and protection of the critical cervicomedullary structures within. As shown by the wide variety of topics presented in this issue, there is a vast assortment of disorders that affect this region, as well as an endless number of anatomical, embryological, and physiological factors that can influence its structure and function.
The American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)/Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care will once again have its satellite meeting on June 28, 2015, in Santa Fe, N.M., in conjunction with the larger National Neurotrauma Society (NNTS) Meeting, which continues until July 1, 2015. ( 繼續閱讀… )
Global Surgical Health Initiatives & Humanitarian Surgery
Date: Mar. 27, 2015
Location: 1st Auditorium, Chi-Chuan Building 6th floor, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital
Operative Nuances: 3D Video Presentations at
the 2015 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting
Join the surgical masters at the 83rd American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting for two series of case presentations, augmented with high-definition, 3D video. These sessions focus on improving outcomes and avoiding complications during some of the most challenging cranial cases.Learn more here.
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