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Deep Brain Stimulation First Therapy to Slow the Progression of Parkinson’s Disease

October 10, 2018

Schaumburg, Illinois, October 10, 2018—Peter Konrad, MD, presents exciting findings that show Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) in early stage Parkinson’s Disease may slow tremor progress at the Congress of Neurological Surgeon’s (CNS) 2018 Annual...

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Deep Brain Stimulation First Therapy to Slow the Progression of Parkinson’s Disease

October 10, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Illinois, October 10, 2018—Peter Konrad, MD, presents exciting findings that show Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) in early stage Parkinson’s Disease may slow tremor progress at the Congress of Neurological Surgeon’s (CNS) 2018 Annual Meeting, on Wednesday, October 10, in the General Scientific Session.

The Future is Now: Surgical Robotics Come to the 2018 CNS Annual Meeting in Houston

October 5, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Illinois, October 4, 2018— As the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) gets ready to host its 66th Annual Meeting October 6–10, attendees have plenty to look forward to in Houston. As in years past, the Annual Meeting boasts the latest technology and techniques from the world of neurosurgery, relevant educational experiences, cutting-edge technology, and an array of fascinating speakers. This year, the CNS is also highlighting one of the most exciting advancements in neurosurgery: surgical robotics.

The CNS Issues New Thoracolumbar Spine Trauma Guidelines

September 7, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, September 6, 2018 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) has issued new clinical practice guidelines on the evaluation and treatment of patients with thoracolumbar spine trauma.

The CNS Announces NEUROSURGERY® Publications 2018 Paper of the Year

August 24, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, August 23, 2018 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) proudly announces the winners of the 2nd Annual Paper of the Year awards, honoring the most impactful papers published in Neurosurgery from July 2017 to June 2018 in select subspecialties. Winners submitted papers that challenged dogma, created a paradigm shift, and inspired neurosurgeons to rethink their approaches to patient care, big data, and trial results.

Laird Hamilton, Smith L. Johnston III, Al Unser Jr., Graham Allison, David Eagleman, and Hugh Herr Speaking at CNS Annual Meeting

August 23, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Illinois, August 23, 2018 — An exciting lineup of guest speakers will address thousands of leading neurosurgeons from around the world at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons 2018 Annual Meeting in Houston on October 6–10. The chosen speakers are leaders who are known for pushing human performance and challenging the status quo.

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