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Ensuring Adequate Pediatric Trauma Care

Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS, FAHA (right) Vice-Chair, AANS/CNS Communications and Public Relations Committee Geisinger Health System Wilkes Barre, PA Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS, FACS (left) President Elect, AANS Vice Chair for Administration and Director of Neurotrauma, … Continue reading

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BCBSA Report: Concussion Diagnoses Spiked in the U.S. from 2010 through 2015

From time to time on Neurosurgery Blog, you will see us cross-posting or linking to items from other places when we believe they hit the mark on an issue. As such, we wanted to draw your attention to a new … Continue reading

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Pediatric Trauma: Number One Killer of Children in the United States

Guest post from Representative Richard Hudson (R-N.C.) Member, House Energy and Commerce Committee and Co-Chair of the Pediatric Trauma Caucus Pediatric trauma is the number one killer of children in the United States. One person dies from an injury every … Continue reading

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