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AANS Neurosurgeon | Volume 24, Number 3, 2015

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Patient Story: Josh and Jessica Gebhardt

Patient Story: Josh and Jessica Gebhardt

Jason L. Schroeder, MD, FAANS | Features

Jessica Gebhardt was 31-years-old in May 2014 when she was the driver in a motor vehicle accident (car versus tree) resulting in polytrauma. Her Glasgow Coma Scale grade was six upon EMS arrival at the …

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Quality, Safety and the Physician Handoff

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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You Look Great!

You Look Great!

Michael Schulder, MD, FAANS | Departments | Editorial License

A senior resident of mine used to comment that after surgery, patients are either, “coming along, holding their own or zero delta.” This tongue-in-cheek formulation may be useful, simplified shorthand for residents on a busy …

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Neurosurgical Fellowships: Changing Lives Abroad

Neurosurgical Fellowships: Changing Lives Abroad

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

There are about 9,500 air miles between Seattle and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. If you are lucky to find a direct flight, you will be in the air more than 18 hours. About the same …

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"If I Were Family, What Would You Do?"

"If I Were Family, What Would You Do?"

H. Hunt Batjer, MD, FAANS | Inside Neurosurgeon | President's Perspective

Think for a moment about the remarkably complex and diverse circumstances in which we neurosurgeons interact with, treat, care for and advocate for our patients. Indeed, this remarkable set of relationships defines what we are …

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Calendar/Courses

NeuroSafe 2019 Symposium
Aug. 8-9, 2019; Minneapolis

SNSA Congress 2019
Aug. 8-11, 2019; Cape Town, South Africa

2019 Managing Coding and Reimbursement Challenges
Aug. 22-24, 2019; Rosemont, Ill.