The Risk of Radiation-Induced Tumors or Malignant Transformation After radiosurgery

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Apr 1;97(5):919-923. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.01.004. Epub 2017 Jan 9. The Risk of Radiation–Induced Tumors or Malignant Transformation After Single-Fraction Intracranial Radiosurgery: Results Based on a 25-Year Experience. Pollock BE1, Link MJ2, Stafford SL3, Parney IF4, Garces YI3, Foote RL3. Author information Abstract PURPOSE: To determine the risk of radiation–induced… Read More The Risk of Radiation-Induced Tumors or Malignant Transformation After radiosurgery

Cause-specific mortality among neurosurgeons.

Cause-specific mortality among neurosurgeons. Lollis SS1, Valdes PA, Li Z, Ball PA, Roberts DW. Author information  J Neurosurg. 2010 Sep;113(3):474-8. doi: 10.3171/2010.1.JNS091740. Abstract OBJECT: The authors sought to determine a cause-specific mortality profile for US neurosurgeons during the period 1979-2005. METHODS: Neurosurgeons who died during the study period were identified from the Physician Master File… Read More Cause-specific mortality among neurosurgeons.

FDA – Medtronic Announces Recall of its Stratamr Adjustable Valves and Shunts

Medtronic Announces Voluntary Worldwide Recall of its Stratamr Adjustable Valves and Shunts READ MORE: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm551646.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery  DUBLIN – April 6, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced that on February 22, 2017 it notified customers of a voluntary recall of all unused units of the StrataMR™ adjustable valves and shunts. These products are manufactured and marketed… Read More FDA – Medtronic Announces Recall of its Stratamr Adjustable Valves and Shunts

Cortical plasticity of motor-eloquent areas measured by navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with glioma.

J Neurosurg. 2017 Jan 20:1-11. doi: 10.3171/2016.9.JNS161595. [Epub ahead of print] Cortical plasticity of motor-eloquent areas measured by navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with glioma. Conway N1,2, Wildschuetz N1,2, Moser T1,2, Bulubas L1,2, Sollmann N1,2, Tanigawa N3, Meyer B1,2, Krieg SM1,2. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to obtain a… Read More Cortical plasticity of motor-eloquent areas measured by navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with glioma.

Clinical outcomes from maximum-safe resection of primary and metastatic brain tumors using awake craniotomy.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Mar 20;157:25-30. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2017.03.017. [Epub ahead of print] Clinical outcomes from maximum-safe resection of primary and metastatic brain tumors using awake craniotomy. Groshev A1, Padalia D2, Patel S2, Garcia-Getting R2, Sahebjam S1, Forsyth PA1, Vrionis FD3, Etame AB4. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: To retrospectively analyze outcomes in patients undergoing awake craniotomies… Read More Clinical outcomes from maximum-safe resection of primary and metastatic brain tumors using awake craniotomy.

Especialistas debatem limites entre mídias sociais e ética médica – APM 

17/04/2017 – Especialistas debatem limites entre mídias sociais e ética médica Fonte: APM – Link abaixo para texto completo.  É inegável o poder da tecnologia dos meios de comunicação nos avanços da Medicina. Atrelado a isso, têm-se a facilidade do compartilhamento de dados através das redes sociais. Mas quais são os limites éticos ao profissional… Read More Especialistas debatem limites entre mídias sociais e ética médica – APM