Tag Archives: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recommendations are on the Way!

Guest post written on behalf of the neurosurgery members of the CDC Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Guideline Workgroup Michael S. Turner, MD, FAANS; Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS; Edward C. Benzel, MD, FAANS; Ann-Christine Duhaime, MD, FAANS; … Continue reading

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ThinkFirst About Concussion

Debby Gerhardstein, RN, BSN, MA (left) Executive Director ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation Naperville, Illinois Mark A. Spatola, MD, FAANS (right) Chairman, ThinkFirst Board of Directors Orange Park Neurosurgery Orange Park, Florida Over the years, the topic of concussion has … Continue reading

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Ebola, Bats and Neurosurgery

Guest post from Chaim B. Colen, MD Chair of the Young Physicians Representative Section of the CSNS Grosse Pointe Woods, MI Definition Ebola virus hemorrhagic fever disease is a severe infection. In humans, it can have a mortality rate of … Continue reading

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