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Executive Health Management

48th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery 2021

2021 14 Nov

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IT Management

Wireless Brain-Computer Interface Application for Tetraplegia

2021 04 Apr

A team of U.S. researchers present the results of a pre-clinical study of the first human use of a wireless broadband intracortical brain-computer interfaces in tetrapledgic individuals.   You might also like: What’s new in medical devices? An overview of novel medical devices, from an implanted simulator for better sensation... Read more

Executive Health Management

International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery 2019

2019 20 Oct

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IT Management

4th Conference on 3D Printing in Medicine 2020

2020 25 Apr


Executive Health Management

2018 22 May

Thousands of the world’s leading neuro professionals will flock to London next month to discover the latest technology and trends within the field of neurology.   Running on the 6th & 7th of June at the ExCeL, the European Neuro Convention will put on an unparalleled lineup of seminars, suppliers and workshops devoted to the cutting-edge developments... Read more

ICU Management

CAE Healthcare Launches World-Class Neurosurgery Simulator

2016 19 Jan

CAE Healthcare has announced the launch of NeuroVRTM, a neurosurgery simulator that offers the world's most realistic training environment for open cranial and endoscopic brain surgery procedures. Developed by the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) in collaboration with clinicians from teaching hospitals in Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia,... Read more

IT Management

Growth in Online Second Opinion Services

2015 01 Sep

Studies have shown that, overall, about 20 percent of patients seek second medical opinions; in specialties such as oncology, the rate is more than 50 percent. To meet this demand from patients, an increasing number of online services now offer second medical opinions, according to an article in The Wall Street Journal . Some of these online services... Read more

IMAGING Management

New Classification System for Brain Tumours

2015 22 Jul

Doctors at Universitätsklinikum Erlangen’s Department of Neurosurgery have developed a procedure for analysing radiological imaging scans which could lead to more reliable prognoses for malignant gliomas. The findings have been published in Scientific Reports. The new classification system is called  The Friedlein Grading A/B (FGA/B) classification... Read more

IMAGING Management

New Imaging Tool Could Make Brain Tumour Removal Safer

2015 19 Jun

Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a way of using a different imaging technology, called optical coherence tomography (OCT), that could provide surgeons with a colour-coded map of a patient's brain showing which areas are and are not cancer. This innovation is expected to make surgical removal of tumours in the brain safer and more effective.... Read more