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The Future of Neurosurgery: A Resident’s Perspective

May 29, 2010, 6:59

Change is a reality in all aspects of life and all fields of medicine. Neurosurgery residents are being trained in responsibility and patient care, however, the system itself is changing almost continuously. Understanding these dynamics is crucial to endure a career in medicine. Challenges include the intersection of technology and health care, understanding and modulating … Continue reading The Future of Neurosurgery: A Resident’s Perspective

Case of a 49-year-old male with a right temporal cystic mass

May 29, 2010, 6:56

History 49 y/o right-handed male presents with history of medically controlled seizures for 10 years and progressive visual loss that led to complete blindness for six weeks. History is significant for a right temporal cystoperitoneal shunt seven years prior to presentation, completed at an outside facility. At the time of initial shunting, there was no … Continue reading Case of a 49-year-old male with a right temporal cystic mass