Category Archives: HCSM

Cross Post: Transparency and Trust — Online Patient Reviews of Physicians

From time to time on Neurosurgery Blog you will see us cross-posting pieces from other places when we believe they really hit the mark on an issue. Today’s post originally appeared in The New England Journal of Medicine on Jan. … Continue reading

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Cross Post – Why Neurosurgeons Tweet

It’s no secret that the social media revolution has dramatically impacted the way we communicate. Social media is a powerful tool, and when used effectively it can add valuable knowledge to a physician’s toolbox. Today’s post originally appeared in the … Continue reading

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Public Display of Electronics: Unwanted Distraction

Kristopher T. Kimmell, MD (left) Neurosurgical Resident, University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY Chaim B. Colen, MD (right)  Young Physicians Representative Section of the CSNS Grosse Pointe Woods, MI Since the introduction of smartphones over the last decade, the proliferation of … Continue reading

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