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Neurosurgery Survival Guide app iPhone and Android

Neurosurgery Survival Guide  a Neurosurgery medical app iPhone and Android.  High-yield guide that encompasses that massive breadth of knowledge and information necessary to care for neurosurgical patients. They say, that this is useful reference for all neurosurgical residents, interns, medical students and all other mid-level practitioners that will encounter and care for neurosurgical patients and good for all people working the Neurointensive care units. 

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Non-invasive absolute intracranial pressure value meter shown to be accurate in clinical settings

The results of independent clinical assessment – prospective study of innovative non-invasive absolute intracranial pressure (ICP) value (mmHg) meter were recently published in the journal Neurology (The official journal of the American Academy of Neurology). This is the first prospective comparative clinical study of a non-invasive ICP measurement method that shows accuracy and precision which is acceptable for clinical practice.

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Intracranial Hypertension Research Foundation Part Of NASA Research Team On Microgravity-Induced IH

October 5, 2011- IHRF’s co-founder, Emanuel Tanne, M.D. and three of its Scientific Advisors—Conrad Johanson, Ph.D., Steven Katz, M.D and Michael Williams, M.D.— were appointed earlier this year to a special group of researchers and clinicians at NASA dealing with the problem of microgravity-induced intracranial hypertension and papilledema that some astronauts develop after arriving in space. IHRF has been a consultant to NASA since 2003, a role that has included clinical trial testing of non-invasive pressure monitoring technology developed by the space agency.

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NASA: The Visual Impairment Intracranial Pressure Summit Report

The Visual Impairment Intracranial Pressure ( V I I P ) Summit was hosted by the NASA Johnson Space Center  Space Life Sciences Directorate on February 8-10,  2011 in Houston Texas. (Summit Agenda Appendix 1)  There were approximately 75 attendees representing expertise in  multiple disciplines including anesthesia, cardiology, engineering, epidemiology, medical physics, neurology, ophthalmology, neuro- ophthalmology,  optometry, radiology, space physiology, space medicine,  ultrasonography, and vascular physiology.

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