When patients experience complex health events, it often requires the collaborative efforts of practitioners to address the issue. Further complicating matters, the patient may not always be seen by the appropriate specialist first, second or …Read More
It was a dark and stormy night. The alcohol and cocaine didn’t help either. John Doe was found in an urban-slum alleyway behind a dumpster and surrounded by broken glass. A witness states that the …Read More
For 30 years, the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) has provided the foundation for emergency care in the U.S. Passed by a bipartisan Congress and signed by a Republican President, it has …Read More
"The Lucky Years: How to Thrive in the Brave New World of Health." David B. Agus, MD. Simon and Schuster. New York. 2016.Everyone seems to be writing about how depressed physicians are today. However, anyone who …Read More
Neurotrauma care is one of the cornerstones of the neurosurgical specialty. Although Harvey Cushing, MD, the father of modern neurosurgery, is best known for his legacy of over 2,000 brain tumor operations, he was the …Read More
Neurotrauma in Neurosurgical Residency: How Do We Promote Optimism in the Face of Overwhelming Futility?
"Nihilism stands at the door. Whence comes this uncanniest of guests?" …Read More
Some of you may fondly remember the mid-80s TV show “St. Elsewhere,” probably the first program to show the gritty underbelly of residency training with any semblance of realism. One of the main characters was …Read More
Microsurgery Course Zurich
March 29-April 1, 2017; Zurich, Switzerland
12th World Congress on Brain Injury
March 29-April 1, 2017; New Orleans
2017 National Neuroscience Review
March 31-April 1, 2017; National Harbor, Md.
Brain & Brain PET 2017
April 1-4, 2017; Berlin, Germany
Neurosurgical Society of America Annual Meeting 2017
April 2-5, 2017; Jacksonville, Fla.