Transorbital nonmissile penetrating brain injury: report of two cases - Xue H, Zhang WT, Wang GM, Shi L, Zhang YM, Yang HF.
BACKGROUND: Penetrating brain injury (PBI) is an uncommon emergency in neurosurgery, and transorbital PBI is a rare type of PBI. Reasonable surgical planning and careful postoperative management can improve the prognosis of patients. CASE SUMMARY: The firs... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Telemarketer Access to Medicare Information to Be Investigated
Audit comes in response to surge of telemarketing scams targeting Medicare recipients (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - February 15, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatol Source Type: news

High Failure Rate for Magnetic Rod System in Scoliosis Surgery High Failure Rate for Magnetic Rod System in Scoliosis Surgery
Authors recommend that surgeons gradually stretch the spine when using the magnetic rod system in kids with scoliosisMedscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 14, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

EEG Signature Predicts Antidepressant Response EEG Signature Predicts Antidepressant Response
A novel artificial intelligence algorithm can accurately predict which patients will respond positively to the antidepressant sertraline, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Stroke Risk Tied to Diabetic Retinopathy May Not Be Modifiable Stroke Risk Tied to Diabetic Retinopathy May Not Be Modifiable
New evidence confirming the association between diabetic retinopathy and elevated stroke risk also demonstrates that common clinical interventions to lower risk may not help.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Results Validating the Versatility of NuVasive's MaXcess(R) Retractor in Prone Single-Position XLIF(R) and Posterior Fixation Published in The European Spine Journal
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), the leader in spine technology innovation, focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally integrated solutions, today annou... Devices, Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery NuVasive, pro-XLIF, MaXcess, retractor, spine surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

' Milestone' Discovery Offers Hope for Life-Threatening Disorders'Milestone' Discovery Offers Hope for Life-Threatening Disorders
The discovery that an antibody is linked to a wider range of autoimmune diseases than previously thought offers new hope for children with life-threatening neurologic disorders.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation in Spine Surgery Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation in Spine Surgery
The use of novel augmented reality-based surgical navigation technology during spine procedures may help reduce radiation exposure to both surgical staff and patients.Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Nonpharmaceutical Interventions Aid Low Back Pain
Movement - based mind - body interventions could be effective alternatives to drugs, surgery, injections (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Scientists find ally in fight against brain tumors: Ebola
Glioblastomas are relentless, hard-to-treat, and often lethal brain tumors. Yale scientists have enlisted a most unlikely ally in efforts to treat this form of cancer - elements of the Ebola virus. "The irony is that one of the world's deadliest viruses may be useful in treating one of the deadliest of brain cancers," said Yale's Anthony van den Pol, professor of neurosurgery, who describes the Yale efforts Feb. 12 in the Journal of Virology. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Seminal, Highly Anticipated Alzheimer's Trial Falters Seminal, Highly Anticipated Alzheimer's Trial Falters
Top-line results from the phase 2/3 DIAN-TU trial show that neither of two investigational drugs met primary or key secondary outcomes in patients with dominantly inherited Alzheimer's disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - February 11, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Survival after traumatic brain injury improves with deployment of neurosurgeons: a comparison of US and UK military treatment facilities during the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts - Breeze J, Bowley DM, Harrisson SE, Dye J, Neal C, Bell RS, Armonda RA, Beggs AD, DuBose J, Rickard RF, Powers DB.
INTRODUCTION: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the most common cause of death on the modern battlefield. In recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, the US typically deployed neurosurgeons to medical treatment facilities (MTFs), while the UK did not. Our a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Long-Term Safety of Ubrogepant for the Treatment of Migraine Long-Term Safety of Ubrogepant for the Treatment of Migraine
This study evaluated the safety and tolerability of intermittent treatment over the course of 1 year with ubrogepant, a calcitonin gene-related peptide, for the acute treatment of migraine.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Removing Tissue Surrounding Brain Tumor May Double Survival in Patients with Glioblastoma
The results presented in this study indicated that neurosurgeons may need to change how they approach tumor removal and, when safe, include non-contrast-enhancing tumor during resection achieve maximal resection. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - February 11, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hannah Slater Source Type: news

Leading children's brain doctor JAY JAYAMOHAN tells of joy and agony of battling to save lives
Jay Jayamohan is a consultant paediatric neurosurgeon at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. He appeared on the BBC fly-on-the-wall documentary Brain Doctors. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More Aggressive Surgery Can Extend Survival From Brain Cancer: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 7, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Surgery, News, Source Type: news

Do Your Devices Meet Physicians ’ Needs?
You’ve invested a lot of time ensuring your medical device meets user needs, but could those needs have changed? As healthcare evolves thanks to robotics, value-based care, the rise of ambulatory surgery centers, remote procedures, and more, the needs of surgeons and other physicians and healthcare practitioners are evolving, too. Physicians will come together at the upcoming MD&M West 2020 conference to discuss what is missing in the world of medtech in the panel discussion, Tech Talk Panel: Physician's Perspectives: Unmet Needs, Design, & New Technologies in Medtech. Participating on the panel w...
Source: MDDI - February 7, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Design Source Type: news

Best Treatment for Post-Stroke Depression Still Unclear Best Treatment for Post-Stroke Depression Still Unclear
Choosing the best treatment option for post-stroke depression is still more art than science, with little evidence to support one approach over another, a new Cochrane review shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 7, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

AI Blood Test Predicts Neurodegenerative Disease Progression AI Blood Test Predicts Neurodegenerative Disease Progression
A novel machine-learning tool that uses genetic data from patient blood samples can strongly predict the progression and severity of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Huntington's.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 7, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Maybe Memorizing the Krebs Cycle Was Worthwhile After All Maybe Memorizing the Krebs Cycle Was Worthwhile After All
Mitochondrial disorders are often difficult to diagnose and treat due to their multisystem nature. As scientists better understand mitochondrial function, effective treatments are beginning to emerge.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Interview Source Type: news

Are FDA Panel Votes on Psych Drugs Tainted by Speakers' COIs? Are FDA Panel Votes on Psych Drugs Tainted by Speakers' COIs?
Members of the public who receive expenses from pharmaceutical study sponsors to attend FDA advisory panel meetings to testify about new psychiatric drugs are highly likely to give a positive opinion.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Neck and Cervical Spine Injuries in NCAA Athletes Neck and Cervical Spine Injuries in NCAA Athletes
A better understanding of the epidemiology of neck and cervical spine injuries among NCAA athletes could have important implications for injury prevention and management.Spine (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Brain tumor surgery that pushes boundaries boosts patients survival
(University of California - San Francisco) Survival may more than double for adults with glioblastoma, the most common and deadly type of brain tumor, if neurosurgeons remove the surrounding tissue as aggressively as they remove the cancerous core of the tumor. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 6, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Neurotransmitters: Placebo and Nocebo Effects in Chronic Pain Neurotransmitters: Placebo and Nocebo Effects in Chronic Pain
This review examines the evidence for the involvement of neurotransmitter systems in placebo and nocebo effects in both healthy participants with acute postop pain and patients with chronic pain.Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Neurocognitive Models of Self-control During Dietary Decisions Neurocognitive Models of Self-control During Dietary Decisions
This neuroimaging study used a trial-by-trial modeling approach to relate neural activity to self-control-relevant decisions regarding dieting.Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

New Data Rank Neurologic Diagnoses by Suicide Risk New Data Rank Neurologic Diagnoses by Suicide Risk
A small but significant increase in risk for death by suicide occurs in the months immediately following diagnosis of specific neurologic disorders, results of a large, population-based study show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA Expands Clearance for OTC Pain Device FDA Expands Clearance for OTC Pain Device
The FDA has expanded marketing clearance for the ActiPatch, an over-the-counter electromagnetic neuromodulation device, for the adjunctive treatment of musculoskeletal pain.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Advanced Neuroimaging to Unravel Mechanisms of Cerebral SVD Advanced Neuroimaging to Unravel Mechanisms of Cerebral SVD
This review highlights novel imaging techniques and their role in elucidating the mechanisms of cerebral small vessel diseases, including intracerebral hemorrhages, lacunar infarcts, and microbleeds.Stroke (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Dihydroergotamine (DHE) - Then and Now: A Narrative Review Dihydroergotamine (DHE) - Then and Now: A Narrative Review
This review summarizes recent progress in the development of orally inhaled and nasally delivered formulations of dihydroergotamine for the treatment of acute migraine.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Blood Pressure Key to Good Outcomes in Stroke Thrombectomy Blood Pressure Key to Good Outcomes in Stroke Thrombectomy
Both low and high levels of blood pressure during endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke are associated with poor functional outcome, a new study suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - February 4, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Researchers Hope Voice Assistants Can Spot Signs of Dementia Researchers Hope Voice Assistants Can Spot Signs of Dementia
An effort to use voice-assistant devices like Amazon's Alexa to detect signs of memory problems in people has gotten a boost with a grant from the federal government.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

7D Surgical Expands Spine and Cranial Technology Offering
TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- 7D Surgical announced today important additions to its cranial and spinal product lines. The company has received both 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) an... Devices, Neurosurgery, FDA, Product Launch 7D Surgical, Cranial Biopsy, MvIGS (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ali Raja Goes to Arkansas Surgical (Movers & Shakers)
Dr. Ali Raja, a neurosurgeon, is joining the medical staff at Arkansas Surgical Hospital in Little Rock. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - February 3, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

New way to study pituitary tumors holds potential for better diagnoses and treatments
(Houston Methodist) Houston Methodist neurosurgeons are looking at a new way to classify pituitary tumors that could lead to more precise and accurate diagnosing for patients in the future. These tests also could have potential for better diagnoses in other brain tumors. The findings, published Jan. 28 in Scientific Reports, describe a new way to study the blood of pituitary adenoma patients to determine tumor type and whether they might respond to medical treatment rather than surgery. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gene Expression Mirrors Features of Neurodegeneration Gene Expression Mirrors Features of Neurodegeneration
Gene-expression patterns in blood and brain parallel neuropathology and clinical deterioration, researchers in Canada report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - February 1, 2020 Category: Pathology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Seminal NEJM Ambulatory BP Study Retracted: Now What? Seminal NEJM Ambulatory BP Study Retracted: Now What?
The study was said to be the largest ever conducted of ABPM and showed the technique to predict all-cause mortality. So what now?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 31, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

New England Baptist Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery Research Fellowship
New England Baptist Hospital and Tufts University School of Medicine This is a research fellowship designed for medical school graduates, preferably with advanced orthopaedic surgical training who wish to enhance their orthopaedic research experience. This structured two-year, full-time, paid fellowship offers the opportunity to work alongside orthopaedic surgeons or neurosurgeons at one of the world’s leading orthopaedic specialty hospitals in Boston, Massachusetts. Up to four fellowships will be available. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

First Evidence Dietary Flavonols Linked to Lower Alzheimer Risk First Evidence Dietary Flavonols Linked to Lower Alzheimer Risk
In the first research of its kind, dietary flavonols have been linked to a significantly lower risk for Alzheimer's. However, some experts are calling for healthy skepticism when interpreting the findings.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - January 30, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Traffic-Related Pollution May Affect Brain Development Traffic-Related Pollution May Affect Brain Development
High levels of exposure to traffic-related air pollution at a very young age may lead to structural changes in the brain, a new imaging study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - January 30, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Medicare Opts to Cover Acupuncture for Pain Amid Opioid Crisis Medicare Opts to Cover Acupuncture for Pain Amid Opioid Crisis
CMS reverses its past stance on acupuncture and outlines terms for Medicare coverage of the treatment for low back pain.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Migraine Brain Imaging Marker May Aid Diagnosis Migraine Brain Imaging Marker May Aid Diagnosis
The marker, identified with functional MRI, could become a diagnostic tool for migraine, and help with the discovery of neural mechanisms and novel therapeutic targets.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 30, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Can AI Help Map Decline in Brain Function? Can AI Help Map Decline in Brain Function?
Can a new machine-learning technique transform cross-sectional data into longitudinal data? Perry Wilson breaks down the study.Medscape (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

Exoskeleton Could Support Enhanced Physical Therapy in MS Exoskeleton Could Support Enhanced Physical Therapy in MS
Expanding the potential uses of an exoskeleton to enhance rehabilitation in people with neuromuscular disabilities, researchers are studying the device in people with advanced multiple sclerosis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Controversy Now Moves to New Diastolic BP Threshold Controversy Now Moves to New Diastolic BP Threshold
A new analysis shows no harm in diastolic blood pressure higher than 80 mmHg, but 2017 AHA/ACC guidelines could cause millions to be considered hypertensive and possibly treated inappropriately, authors assert.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Most Neurologists Sued at Least Once for Malpractice Most Neurologists Sued at Least Once for Malpractice
Nearly two thirds of neurologists/neurosurgeons have been named in at least one malpractice suit, findings from the newly released Medscape Neurologist Malpractice Report 2019 show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Soccer Headers Might Be More Risky for APOE4 Genotype Carriers Soccer Headers Might Be More Risky for APOE4 Genotype Carriers
Soccer players with apolipoprotein E4 genotype may want to limit how many headers they do, as new research suggests an increased risk for memory problems with high levels of soccer heading in carriers of this common genetic risk factor for neurodegeneration.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Pathology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

LDL and Stroke Prevention: How Low to Go LDL and Stroke Prevention: How Low to Go
Dr Christoph Diener reviews a new study looking at cholesterol management in secondary stroke prevention, plus other recent studies in neurology.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

U.S. Says 34 Troops Diagnosed With Traumatic Brain Injury After Iran Strike U.S. Says 34 Troops Diagnosed With Traumatic Brain Injury After Iran Strike
The Pentagon said on Friday that 34 service members had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following missile strikes by Iran on a base in Iraq earlier this month, a number higher than the military had previously announced.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 28, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Dural Sealant Patch Made of of Bioresorbable Polymers Earns CE Mark
Liqoseal, a dural sealant patch made of bioresorbable polymers, has received the CE mark and is now commercially available in Europe. Developed by Polyganics, the patch could help reduce cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leakage after elective cranial surgery. CSF leakage is “a widely recognized complication of neurosurgical procedures that can result in increased morbidity, prolonged hospital stays, possible surgical revisions, and enhanced costs,” Rudy Mareel, Polyganics’s CEO, told MD+DI. “Incidence rates vary depending on age, indication, locat...
Source: MDDI - January 28, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Materials Source Type: news

Dural Sealant Patch Made of Bioresorbable Polymers Earns CE Mark
Liqoseal, a dural sealant patch made of bioresorbable polymers, has received the CE mark and is now commercially available in Europe. Developed by Polyganics, the patch could help reduce cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leakage after elective cranial surgery. CSF leakage is “a widely recognized complication of neurosurgical procedures that can result in increased morbidity, prolonged hospital stays, possible surgical revisions, and enhanced costs,” Rudy Mareel, Polyganics’s CEO, told MD+DI. “Incidence rates vary depending on age, indication, locat...
Source: MDDI - January 28, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Materials Source Type: news