National Neurosurgery Awareness Week Kicks Off During Annual Meeting of the AANS
The Fourth Annual Neurosurgery Awareness Week (NAW) kicks off this year from April 16-19 during the 75th Annual Meeting of the American Association// of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) in Washington, D.C. Approximately 3,000 neurosurgical medical professionals will meet in the nation’s capital to furt...
Brain Stimulation Therapy Eases Tough-to-Treat Depression
...ow to improve on this."
The group is now organizing a larger trial to study the potential of the method.
A second study also being presented at aans
found that a type of deep brain stimulation known as globus pallidus internus (GPi) deep brain stimulation was effective in relieving symptoms of prim...
AANS/CNS and BrainLAB Announce Winner of 2009 BrainLAB Community Neurosurgery Award
...m will be presented with the award during the 2009 aans
Annual Meeting in San Diego, Calif.
The Brai...ard was presented to Dr. Alan Villavicencio at the aans
Annual Meeting in Chicago for his paper, "Survival...res, visit www.tumorsection.org or contact the aans
Development Department at 847-378-0500 or jaq@a...
Presentations at Leading Neurosurgery Meeting Highlight Benefits of CyberKnife Radiosurgery for the Treatment of CNS Indications
... including favorable response rates and hearing preservation - further underscoring the System's unique capabilities and benefits.
At this year's aans
meeting, doctors presented on their experience treating intracranial tumors and spinal arterial venous malformations (AVMs) with CyberKnife radiosurge...
Elekta Radiosurgery Solutions are Creating New Possibilities for the Most Challenging Cases of the Head And Body
... Latest radiosurgery solutions from Elekta discussed at the 2009 aans
ATLANTA, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2009 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Meeting, May 4-6 at the San Die...
Naturally produced estrogen may protect women from Parkinson's disease
An abstract of the study was released today by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). Further study details will be presented at aans
61st Annual Meeting in Seattle, April 25 - May 2, 2009.
After Alzheimers disease, Parkinsons disease is the most common neurodegenerative diseas...
Neurological Surgery, P.C. of Long Island, NY Announces the Addition of Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Elizabeth M. Trinidad, M.D.
...erapy in leukemia and neuropsychological evaluation of children. She also has presented at and participated in many meetings and courses including the aans
pediatric annual meetings on topics including "Stereotactic Radiosurgery in Recurrent Ependymoma" and "Multiple Revolution Spiral Osteo...
Helmets Save Lives in Winter Sports
...gans, 2,142; snowmobiles, 301.
Skiing and snowmobiling accidents are the most common causes of serious head injuries and head injury deaths.
offers simple safety tips that help reduce the risk of such head injuries:
Purchase and always use sport-specific helmets or protective head gear ...
AANS/CNS and BrainLAB Announce Winner of 2008 International Research Fellowship
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at +1 (847) 378-0500 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Founded in 1931 as t...fic and educational association
with more than 7,200 members worldwide. The aans
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the specialty of neurological surgery in order to...
Adoption of Spinal Nonfusion Technologies Doubled in One Year
...Research Group will be attending the American Association of
Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Meeting in Chicago on April 28-30. To
meet MRG at the aans
or get a preview of US Spine Marketrack(TM) data,
please contact MRG.
About Artificial Discs and Dynamic Stabilization Procedures
With age, interv...