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Global Pain Initiative: Changing the Way People with Pain are Treated

Christopher J. Winfree, MD, FAANS Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University New York, NY Pain management in American is currently undergoing a renovation. In the early 2000s, it became apparent that undertreated chronic pain was a huge health care problem. … Continue reading

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The Shoe That Fits—Developing and Validating a Risk Assessment Tool Specific to Spine Surgery

Tej Azad (left) Medical Student, Stanford University School of Medicine Palo Alto, CA John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS, FACS (middle) Professor and Vice Chair of Neurosurgery, Departmental Quality Officer and Co-Director of the Spine and Peripheral Nerve Surgery Division, Stanford … Continue reading

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AANS Annual Meeting Spotlight: Idea Economy — It’s Not Brain Surgery

Jessica Rabski, MD (left) Neurosurgical Resident, University of Ottawa Ottawa, Canada Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS, FRCSC (right) Suruchi Bhargava Spine and Brain Regeneration Chair Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute University of Ottawa Ottawa, … Continue reading

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