2018 Spine Complications Course

About the Event: Take your place among a small, highly-qualified group of experts and peers at the 2018 CNS Spine Complications Course. Reach for the Peak: Maximizing Quality in Spine Surgery Through Case Complications Review. Set in gorgeous Park City, Utah, Reach for the Peak: Maximizing Quality in Spine Complications Reviewprovides a collegial atmosphere to discuss challenging cases […]

Maxillofacial Reconstruction: A Focus on Ballistic Injury Management

Event Description According to the latest data from US Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are greater than 115,000 firearm injuries in the United States annually.  Of these injuries, approximately 16% occur in the head/neck region in unintentional injuries/assault; and greater than 51% in attempted suicide or intentional injuries.  The recent conflicts in Afghanistan […]

NEUROSURGERY CONFERENCES IN 2018 (40 CONFERENCES)

JANUARY 2018BRAIN INJURY SUMMIT 2018 JANUARY 7, 2018 – JANUARY 10, 2018 VAIL , UNITED STATES   GERMAN SPINE SOCIETY 23RD SPINAL SURGERY FORUM 2018 JANUARY 11, 2018 – JANUARY 13, 2018 ST. ANTON AM ARLBERG , AUSTRIA   NORTH AMERICAN NEUROMODULATION SOCIETY 21ST ANNUAL MEETING 2018 JANUARY 11, 2018 – JANUARY 14, 2018 LAS […]

Upcoming Educational Events

AONeuro Course—Neurotrauma​ December 11-13, 2017, Davos, Switzerland​ AOTK Webcast ‘Meet the Experts’: AONeuro—transforming surgery, changing lives—10 years of innovation December 12, 2017, Davos, Switzerland AONeuro Webinar—Practical Aspects of Neuromonitoring December 13, 2017, Davos, Switzerland AONeuro Course—Advances and Controversies in Neurotrauma and Neurocritical Care​ January 27-28, 2018, Hershey, PA, USA AONeuro Course—Skull Base March 12-14, 2018, […]

Pre Hospital Trauma Management RCS Ed

Product Description A comprehensive advanced trauma course designed for UK doctors. It will enable the provider to respond and deal with trauma emergencies and is ideal for individuals who work in the Pre-Hospital arena and require an advanced level of skills and interventions. This is the only UK based trauma course designed for the British […]

New cell therapy restores movement in people with paralyzing spinal cord injuries

Four of six people with paralyzing spinal cord injuries who were treated with a new cell therapy have recovered two or more motor levels on at least one side, new study results show. This 67 percent recovery rate is more than double the rates of recovery seen in both matched historical controls and published data […]

New functional scoring helps better treatment for SCI during hESC

During the past 2 decades, cell-based therapies for SCI have been researched in several studies. Replacement of damaged neural tissues and re-establishing connections between the central and peripheral nervous system is vital for the treatment strategy for patients with SCI. According to factsheet of WHO, over 5 lakh people are estimated to suffer from SCI […]

Spinal Patients Continue Remarkable Recovery After Stem Cell Injections, Company Says

Patients with spinal injuries have continued to heal long after they’ve received an initial injection of stem cells, according to data released Oct. 2 by the biotech company conducting a clinical trial on the treatment. One year after six patients with severe spinal injuries were dosed with 10 million stem cells, four in the group […]