For most patients and their families, settling on a treatment option is one of the most difficult decisions to make. Especially during critical illness, they turn to physicians for guidance and answers, given physicians’ in-depth …Read More
"There is no sadder picture than the professor who has outgrown his usefulness, and, the only one unconscious of the fact, insists with a praiseworthy zeal, upon performance of duties for which the circumstances of …Read More
In 1993, Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine (DICOM) replaced radiographic film and positioned medicine at the forefront of digital technology. Neurosurgeons quickly evolved from analog to digital practitioners using radiology piped directly into the …Read More
A Rich Heritage The specialty of neurosurgery has a long history of maintaining high standards of patient care and safety. Dr. Harvey Cushing was a pioneer in patient care and safety. Among his achievements was …Read More
Medical malpractice law evolves from legal principles and jurisprudence present in the mid-19th century. Originally, malpractice cases were brought under contract law theory. In such a contract dispute, the plaintiff was said to have employed …Read More
In what seems like a past life, I was a student of Stephen Jay Gould. He was a passionate lecturer and a larger-than-life character; after all, he was both in our classroom and on the …Read More
Harley A. Rotbart, MD, Health Communications, Inc. Deerfield Beach, Fla. 2016. Here is just what we needed: A happy book written by doctors! Included are 83 stories of patients who were perceived by their …Read More
In January 2017, I had the distinct pleasure and challenge of completing a strenuous hike through the wilds of Patagonia. The hikes totaled more than 100 miles over two weeks through unrivaled and other-worldly scenery. …Read More
2019 Mayo Clinic Advancements in Surgical & Medical Management of the Spine
Jan. 13-17, 2019; Kohala Coast, Big Island, Hawaii
Pituitary Education Day
Jan. 16-18, 2019; Orlando, Fla.
Innovations in Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Jan. 16-19, 2019; Celebration, Fla.