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Tuesday, 14 April 2020 07:04

Video Atlas of Neuroendovascular Procedures

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Authors: Leonardo Rangel-Castilla, Adnan H. Siddiqui, Elad I. Levy

Editor: Thieme Medical Publishers Inc

Publication Date: February 2020

Description: World-renowned experts have realized a fundamental reading for residents and specialists in the field of neurology, interventional radiology, and neurosurgery. The book, consisting of 40 chapters, offers exhaustive descriptions of neuroendovascular procedures and clinical cases through high-quality images, illustrations and over 140 videos accessible on mobile devices thanks to QR code.

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Wednesday, 08 April 2020 19:40

#StayUp

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Also in Smart working, our Team keeps staying up! We are designing the revolutionary UpSurgeOn Academy. Big news soon! STAY UP!

#stayup #neurosurgery #edtech #education #medicalstudent #neuroanatomy #3dmodels #apps #teamwork #simulation

The American College of Surgeons suggests a few recommendations regarding the protection of workers during COVID-19 pandemic, thanks to the experience collected and reported by other centers. The article underlines which strategies should be adopted to operate safely and to protect your family when returning home. Additional online resources are available in the text to provide comprehensive technical insights.

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Monday, 30 March 2020 11:29

UCLA 100 Subjects in Neurosurgery

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The 100 UCLA Subjects in Neurosurgery is an educational resource of neurological topics created by the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery. Experts of different subspecialties offer a comprehensive description of diseases, treatment choices, and surgical procedures, to be accessible for all residents of any levels. The collection represents unmissable support for any neurosurgeon interested in consolidating its theoretic skills. Stay at home and continue to improve your education.

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What should we do when a Covid-19 patient (or a suspect) needs a surgical treatment? In this article, the authors provide guidelines for the management of COVID-19 cases, focusing on the characteristics and preparation of the operating room, personal protective equipment for all the staff, and the guidance for moving the patient.

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DEAR COLLEAGUES, PLEASE SHARE! This is the way our team wishes to help who can stay at home!

Given the emergency, UpSurgeOn offers for FREE AppSurgeOn Neurosimulator Vol I for a limited period. Get the first neurosurgical simulator for mobile now!

Available on Apple Store and Google Play!

So, if you can stay at home, relax and continue to improve your mental surgical training!

DEAR COLLEAGUES, PLEASE SHARE! This is the way our team wishes to help who can stay at home!

Given the emergency, UpSurgeOn offers for FREE AppSurgeOn Neurosimulator Vol I for a limited period. Get the first neurosurgical simulator for mobile now!

Available on Apple Store and Google Play!

So, if you can stay at home, relax and continue to improve your mental surgical training!

 
 
Sunday, 08 March 2020 14:05

Duty, Courage and Responsibility

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At this moment, we are close to all people who, like us, are facing the emergency of Covid-19. The epidemic has distorted our lives, upsetting everyday routine; even simple gestures might represent a hazard for our health.

Although it is incredibly challenging to change suddenly and renounce our habits, all of us must do our part for the good of society and to safeguard ourselves and others. Only together, will it be possible to fight this battle, supporting all those who are facing the emergency at the forefront every day, with grueling shifts and away from loved ones.

Our thoughts go to the healthcare staff, whose extraordinary effort is dedicated to saving as many lives as possible and to relieving the suffering of the ill, as well as volunteers, who provide assistance in vulnerable areas.

Furthermore, special thanks go to the authorities, who are doing remarkable work in implementing the measures to contain the outbreak.

We are dealing with the emergency together, and we will rise again to restart better and firmer than ever before.

We will keep improving surgical education together!

The UpSurgeOn Team

Sodium fluorescein (SF) is a water-soluble fluorophore emitting a green-yellow glow when hit by ultraviolet rays. It has been used in the field of ophthalmology for decades, and now, due to its ability to spread in areas with blood-brain barrier damage, it is increasingly applied also in neurosurgery. In this study, the purpose of the authors is to offer a critical analysis of the use of SF for surgical resection of central nervous tumors in the pediatric population.

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Wednesday, 26 February 2020 06:41

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