January 2009: Spinal Vascular Malformations

Spinal Vascular Malformations

Dr. Edward Oldfield and Dr. David Piepgras discuss spinal extradural arteriovenous malformations.

December 2008: Surgery of the Central Skull Base

Surgery of the Central Skull Base

Dr. Vinko V. Dolenc and Dr. Ricardo Ramina discuss the surgical management of trigeminal schwannomas.

November 2008: Acute Spinal Cord Injury

Acute Spinal Cord Injury

In this podcast Dr. Michael Fehlings interviews Dr. Gregory Hawryluk about the results of recent spinal cord injury clinical and experimental trials, and the current state of spinal cord injury research.

October 2008: Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. David Okonkwo speaks with physicist Dr. Marek Czosnyka about his group’s work in continuous monitoring of cerebrovascular pressure reactivity in patients with head injury.

September 2008: Advances in the Management of Epilepsy

Advances in the Management of Epilepsy

Dr. James Rutka interviews Dr. Gregory Worrell about his Phase 1 trial of a hybrid grid for intracranial electroencephalography.

August 2008: Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

In this podcast Dr. Praveen Mummaneni interviews Dr. Paul Park about his technique for minimally invasive, transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion with reduction of spondylolisthesis.

July 2008: Psychosurgery

Psychosurgery

Nathalie Charles interviews Dr. G. Rees Cosgrove about the future and current state of psychosurgery. Ablative surgery and deep brain stimulation are discussed.