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Title: Advanced Training Course in Neuroendovascular Interventions (Powered By UpSurgeOn). 
 Part I - Diagnostic Angiographic procedures;
 Part II - Interventional procedures.
We are thrilled to present the first Italian Neuroendovascular Interventions advanced training course.
The course runs under the auspices of SNO, SINCH, EANS, ISO, ESO and is supported by UpSurgeOn. It will consist of 2 different modules: diagnostic angiographic and interventional procedures.
Moreover practical sessions with UpSim and other simulators. 
Hurry up! There are only 14 places available! Visit the website for more information
Monday, 05 August 2019 12:27

The Craniotomy Atlas

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Authors: Prof. Andreas Raabe, B. Meyer, K. Schaller, P. Vajkoczy, and P. A. Winkler

Editor: Thieme Publishing Group

Publication Date: 2019

Description: The craniotomy represents one of the basic surgical procedures that a junior resident or attending should be able to perform. This book offers detailed step-by-step descriptions accompanied by high quality operative images about all neurosurgical cranial exposures, focused the attention on positioning, head fixation, skin incision, burr holes, protection of the dura mater and landmarks. It is fundamental reading for neurosurgery clinicians who moves the first steps in the fields of neurosurgery and for all those who want to become more self-confidence.

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Wednesday, 31 July 2019 20:23


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Date: 16-18 October, 2019

Location: Helsinki, Finland  

Everything is ready for the EUROSPINE 2019! World-renowned experts will lead lectures and debates on the latest scientific developments and clinical findings in spinal care. The aims of EUROSPINE are to share the most up-to-date knowledge and the latest advances in the field of research, prevention and treatment of spine diseases.

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Nowadays technology is changing surgery at any level, representing an invaluable support for surgeon. This article outlines the potential improvement in terms of precision generated by iCT combined with augmented reality applied to spine surgery.

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Amazing Minds and Amazing Project! Follow the inspiring collaboration between Brainbook and Artibiotics!

The annual ISPN meeting will be held  in Birmingham on 20th to 24th October. International experts from all over the world will lead lectures and debates on paediatric neurosurgery and latest innovations in the field of paediatric care. Online registration is available!

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The cerebellopontine angle is a complex region of the posterior cranial fossa often involved by masses of different nature, with typical symptoms and signs including unilateral hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, nystagmus and facial weakness. In order to understand the complex anatomy of this area, rich in vascular and neural structures, Dr. Albert Rhoton Jr describes the anatomy of the fourth ventricle and cerebellopontine angle in a detailed but accessible manner. The video is also available in 3d format.

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Wednesday, 26 June 2019 04:20

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Did you miss the latest webinar on Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors? See the link below to view the recording!

Explore the WFNS Young Neurosurgeon videos! Click here to visit the official Youtube Channel 

The 2019 meeting of the British-Irish Meningioma Society will be held in Oxford on 28th-29th June. Talks will be delivered by some of the most experienced meningioma surgeons in the world. Tickets are available on Eventbrite and can be purchased through the link: