AANS Neurosurgeon | Volume 24, Number 3, 2015

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From Physician to Patient (and Back Again)

From Physician to Patient (and Back Again)

Margaret Wacker, MD, FAANS | Features

Most of us will experience becoming a patient at some point in our lives. Only a few miss out due to sudden death. For some, being a patient is unnerving, as it is clear evidence …

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Video Feature: Neurosurgical Patient Shares His Story

John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS | Features

Tim Engberg is vice president for ambulatory care at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, Calif. He became my patient when he presented with terrible neck pain and arm weakness. Diagnosed with an epidural abscess, he …

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An Interview with Dr. Matteo Zoli

An Interview with Dr. Matteo Zoli

Jamie J. Van Gompel, MD | Departments | International

This quarter’s international section offers a real treat. We had the fabulous opportunity to interview Matteo Zoli, MD. I have known Dr. Zoli for several years; as residents, we had the opportunity to publish a …

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Quality, Safety and the Physician Handoff

John M. McGregor, MD, FAANS | Departments | Patient Safety

In a previous Patient Safety feature, we highlighted the importance of teamwork to promote patient safety. Continuing this important theme, we present the first part of this two-part article on the primacy of the provider-to-provider …

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D.C. News Updates

D.C. News Updates

Katie O. Orrico, JD | Inside Neurosurgeon | Washington Watch

AANS and CNS Continue to Make Progress Advancing Legislative Agenda Last month, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) took two additional steps forward in advancing the AANS/CNS 2015 …

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FLANC Interim Meeting: A Win for Neurosurgery

Jillian R. Bernas, MPP, MEd | Inside Neurosurgeon | AANS International

In the United States, we refer to the sport as soccer; every other country refers to it as football. We might not agree on what to call it, but we can definitely agree on the …

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Sixth International Skull Base Dissection Course
Oct. 7-9, 2015; Arezzo, Italy

Skull Base Con 2015
Oct. 08-11, 2015; Bangalore, India

Current Techniques in the Treatment of Cranial & Spinal Disorders
Oct. 10, 2015; Boulder, Colo.

SVIN 2015 Meeting
Oct. 15- 18, 2015; Bonita Springs, Fla.

EANS 2015 Annual Meeting
Oct. 18- 21, 2015; Madrid, Spain

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