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Giorgio Saraceno, MS

Giorgio Saraceno, MS

WHO statistics demonstrate that TBI (traumatic brain injury) incidence is higher in low-middle income nations than those with a high income. Furthermore, TBI treatment is in the hands of many specialists and the patient passes through different clinical evaluations threatening to break the “chain of care” that is crucial for successful management. In some hospitals there are major violations or omissions of different protocols. A way to improve the acute care of patients suffering from TBI is to develop new protocols and strengthen those that already exist. However,  the lack of resources is a problem that must be resolved to provide an environment encouraging more appropriate patient management.

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Monday, 07 August 2017 09:34

Brain Trauma Foundation

 

Brain Trauma Foundation (BTF) was created in 1986 by Dr. Jamshid Ghajar and the board of the Sunny von Bulow Coma and Head Trauma Research Foundation. The purpose was to support research about traumatic brain injuries. Nowadays, BTF continues in the research field but first of all it is known for its evidence-based guidelines. The aim is to improve the outcome of patients suffering from traumatic brain injuries.

 

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Thursday, 27 July 2017 08:49

NeuroSurgeryBasic

 

Neurosurgery is one of the most specialised fields in medicine. Different pathologies are described from pathophysiology to diagnosis and treatment here on this site. This website is an indispensable companion for medical students, residents or nurses who want to go over the basics of neurosurgery.

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Saturday, 15 July 2017 06:16

BrainAndSpineSchool

Brain & Spine School is an innovative project created and edited by physicians. The aim of the project is to create a platform where students, residents, fellows, doctors and nurses have the opportunity to look in more detail at neuroscience topics.

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Sunday, 25 June 2017 21:50

www.neurosurgic.com

NEUROSURGIC is a project created by two Swedish neurosurgeons (Dr Steen Fridriksson and Dr Thomas Skoglund) to help individuals to stay updated on various neurosurgical topics. The project is accessible to those at various stages of their training, from consultant neurosurgeons to medical students with an interest in neurosurgery. The website is organised in different sections: community, updates, resources and education.

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Thursday, 15 June 2017 23:56

EANS Congress 2017 - Venice

1-5 October 2017

This year the EANS Conference will take place in Venice (Italy). The European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) is a fast-developing independent association, both of European neurosurgical societies and of individual neurosurgeons from all over the world. This is one of the most important annual events of neurosurgery in Europe. 

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Thursday, 15 June 2017 23:10

www.neuroanatomy.ca

Neuroanatomy.ca is one of the most comprehensive websites dedicated to neuroanatomy learning. It was created by the University of British Columbia and contains theoretical resources, 3D models, movies, tutorials and much more!

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