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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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Innovation and Engagement Take Center Stage at 2017 CNS Annual Meeting

October 7, 2017
Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, Ill, September 28, 2017 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is proud to host its 65th Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, October 7–11. The meeting gathers thousands of neurosurgeons, advanced practice providers, professionals, and health care advocates from around the world in recognition and celebration of the important innovations and advancements being made across the field of neurosurgery.

CNS Partners with Surgical Theater for Unprecedented 360° Virtual Reality Quest for Guinness Book World Record for Largest Gathering

October 7, 2017
Press Release

The CNS and Surgical Theater bring innovative technology experiences to the forefront of the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting in Boston

In Memoriam: Edward H. Oldfield, MD, FACS

September 5, 2017
Press Release

In Memoriam: Edward H. Oldfield, MD, FACS

The CNS expresses its sincerest condolences on the passing of a pillar of the neurosurgical community, Dr. Edward H. Oldfield. 

Neurosurgery Awarded Its Highest Impact Factor

June 29, 2017
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, June 29, 2017 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) and NEUROSURGERY® Publications announces Neurosurgery achieved a 2016 Clarivate JCR Impact Factor (IF) of 4.889, the highest IF since the journal’s inception. This is more than 29 percent greater than the 2015 IF of 3.78.

The CNS Announces 2017 Paper of the Year Awardees

June 16, 2017
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, June 16, 2017 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) proudly announces the first winners of the inaugural Paper of the Year awards, honoring the most impactful papers from each neurosurgical subspecialty published in the Neurosurgery journal from June 2016 to June 2017. 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.

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