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In a randomized trial, dabigatran (110 mg per day or 150 mg per day) was no more effective than aspirin (100 mg per day) in preventing a second stroke after an embolic stroke of undetermined source. The occurrence of major bleeding was similar in the two ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 14 May 2019

Neurosurgery Surgical Power Tools Market Growing at a CAGR of over 3.4% by 2028: ACRA-CUT Inc., KARL STORZ SE & Co. KG, and Medtronic Plc.

Valley Cottage, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/17/2019 -- Technological advancements in electrical neurosurgical drills power tools over the years have resulted in reduced post-operative pain and discomforts, which is expected to contribute to the growth of the ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 17 May 2019

Neurosurgery Surgical Power Tool Market Size, Historical Growth, Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast To 2024

May 06, 2019 (Heraldkeeper via COMTEX) -- Growth forecast report " Neurosurgery Surgical Power Tool Market size by Product Type (Drill, Reamer, Saw and Others), By Application (Hospital, Medical Center, Clinic and Others), By Region Outlook (North America ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 06 May 2019

From refugee to neurosurgery

Doctors Mahan and Mayshan Ghiassi are also brothers. Born two years apart, now in the same profession, working at the same hospital, even in the same OR.

Source: WHAS11 News
Published: 13 May 2019

Brain network activity can improve in epilepsy patients after surgery

Successful epilepsy surgery can improve brain connectivity similar to patterns seen in people without epilepsy, according to a new study published in the journal Neurosurgery. The Vanderbilt ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 16 May 2019

Successful surgery can improve brain connectivity in epilepsy patients

Successful epilepsy surgery can improve brain connectivity similar to patterns seen in people without epilepsy, according to a new study published in the journal Neurosurgery. The Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) study of 15 people with temporal ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2019

Novocure Announces 13 Presentations and a Symposium on Tumor Treating Fields at the 70th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Neurosurgery

NovoCure (NASDAQ: NVCR) today announced 13 presentations and a symposium on Tumor Treating Fields at the 70th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Neurosurgery (DGNC) on May 12 through May 15 ...

Source: Business Insider
Published: 14 May 2019

My Turn: Leslie Y. Gutterman: Living a life that really matters

Whatever one thinks of Dr. Ben Carson's performance as the U.S. secretary of Housing and Urban Development — he certainly raised eyebrows by buying a $31,000 dining room set for his office — he has had a remarkable career as a pioneer in neurosurgery ...

Source: The Providence Journal
Published: 15 May 2019

Speaker-independent auditory attention decoding without access to clean speech sources

2 Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA. 3 Department of Neurosurgery, Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine and Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, New York, NY, USA. ↵†Corresponding author.

Source: Science
Published: 15 May 2019

Uganda: Doctors Decry Heavy Workload, Shortages in Public Hospitals

Kampala — Specialist medical doctors from different fields such as paediatrics, oncology and neurosurgery have asked government to attract and train more staff to lighten their workload.

Source: AllAfrica.com
Published: 16 May 2019

NGS Enables Individualized Treatment Approach in Oncology

In an interview with OncLive ®, Kalkanis, who is also the Mark L. Rosenblum Endowed Chair in Neurosurgery and co-director of the Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute, explained how NGS testing fits into cancer treatment today and efforts that need to be made ...

Source: OncLive.com
Published: 16 May 2019

Scorpion venom benefits brain cancer imaging

A new imaging technique and imaging agent developed by an international research team improve illumination Source: C. Patil et al./Neurosurgeryof malignant brain tumors during surgery. A custom high-sensitivity near-infrared camera engineered by Cedars ...

Source: GlobalSpec
Published: 16 May 2019

Dr. Robert Holtzman to receive Lifetime Achievement Award for contribution to neurosurgery

Attending neurosurgeon at Neurological Surgery PC in New Hyde Park, N.Y., Robert N. Holtzman, MD, has been chosen for the Lifetime Achievement Award by the International Association of Top Professionals for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the ...

Source: Becker's Spine Review
Published: 07 May 2019

Global Neurosurgery Devices Market Size & Share, Application Analysis, Growth Trends, Key Players, and Competitive Strategies - Forecast to 2026

Dublin, April 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Neurosurgery Devices Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2018 To 2026" report has been added to ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 18 Apr 2019

Electrosurgery Devices Market Overview: How Top Leading Companies Can Make This Smart Strategy Work

and Application (General Surgery, Gynecology Surgery, Urologic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Others): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017 - 2025 This press release was orginally ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 16 May 2019

IU Health to build its own neurosurgery team as local group resists employment

While Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health and local neurosurgery group Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine are at odds over employment, the health system has decided to individually hire for its neurosurgery team, according to Indiana Business ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 23 Apr 2019

Halifax Health, UF Health increase neurosurgery collaboration

DAYTONA BEACH — Halifax Health has again expanded its partnership with the University of Florida Health Shands Hospital, this time to increase access to specialized neurosurgery care in Volusia County. Since 2013, the two institutions have collaborated ...

Source: The Daytona Beach News-Journal
Published: 04 Apr 2019

Bangladeshi professor wins neurosurgery award

Tipu Aziz, a Bangladeshi-born British professor and founder and head of Oxford Functional Neurosurgery, has been awarded Britain's highest neurosurgery honour. From Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences (NDS), he has been awarded the Medal of the ...

Source: The Daily Star
Published: 31 Mar 2019

British-Bangladeshi gets UK's highest neurosurgery honour

Tipu Aziz, founder and head of Oxford functional neurosurgery, was awarded with the Medal of the Society of British Neurological Surgeons (SBNS) on March 21 A British-Bangladeshi professor, from the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences (NDS), has been ...

Source: Dhaka Tribune
Published: 31 Mar 2019

Little Rock doctor wins neurosurgery honor

Little Rock surgeon Dr. Ali Krisht has been named this year's winner of an international award that's sometimes referred to as the "Nobel prize of neurosurgery." The Herbert Olivecrona Award has been awarded most years since 1976 to recognize contributions ...

Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Published: 18 Mar 2019

Neurosurgery team gets up and running — literally

EASTON — The UM Shore Regional Health neurosurgery team led by Khalid Kurtom, M.D., has taken on a new challenge — one that’s sending them to the gym once they leave work in the OR or the neurosurgery practice office in Shore Medical Pavilion at Easton.

Source: The Star Democrat
Published: 11 Mar 2019

New York Society for Neurosurgery welcomes two

Dr. Raj Narayan, senior vice president and executive director of neurosurgery services at Northwell Health, was appointed president of the New York Society for Neurosurgery. Dr. Michael Schulder was named secretary/treasurer of the New York Society for ...

Source: Long Island Business News
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Obamacare No Neurosurgery for Patients Over 70

MUST LISTEN This needs to go viral. A brain surgeon called into the Mark Levin show. If you are over 70 years of age and you go to the ER and you are on government supported care, you will get comfort care instead of surgery. A government panel (a group of ...

Source: Snopes.com
Published: 18 Mar 2019

Skull-drilling: The ancient roots of modern neurosurgery

Over the years, archeologists across the world have unearthed many ancient and medieval skeletons with mysterious holes in their skulls. It turned out that these holes were evidence of trepanation, an "ancestor" of modern brain surgery. Evidence of holes ...

Source: Medical News Today
Published: 12 Jun 2018

Gokaslan P’18 reflects on path to chief of neurosurgery

Ziya Gokaslan P’18 can trace his desire to be a doctor back to his childhood. His father was a surgeon, and his older brother is now an oncologist. Conversations centered on medicine were common in his childhood home, and he would go to the hospital with ...

Source: The Brown Daily Herald
Published: 26 Nov 2018

UPDATE: Former neurosurgery resident sues MU Medical School for $50 million

*This story was updated at 1:30 p.m. Friday to add more details and comments from Rylan Brantl's attorney. A former neurosurgery resident at the MU School of Medicine is asking for $50 million in a lawsuit alleging that the chief of the neurosurgery ...

Source: Columbia Missourian
Published: 06 Jul 2018

UB Neurosurgery outlines plans for specialty ambulatory surgery center

UB Neurosurgery is planning a new ambulatory surgery center in Amherst specializing in neurosurgery and pain management. The $7.8 million center will be developed behind the $25 million medical facility now under construction on Wehrle at George Karl ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 22 Oct 2018

Neurosurgery could spread protein linked to Alzheimer's, study finds

Surgical instruments used in brain operations should be treated to ensure they are not contaminated with proteins linked to Alzheimer’s disease, according to scientists who found evidence that they may be spread by certain medical procedures. The ...

Source: The Guardian
Published: 13 Dec 2018