• Books, Brains, Bach, and Broccoli2013-03-19 21:16:22I was fortunate to be able to attend the 7th Leipzig Practical Course on Neuro-monitoring in Leipzig, Germany March 13-16. Leaving good weather in Philly, I arrived in Frankfurt with piles of snow and hundreds sleeping on cots in the airport from cancelled flights the night before. 1
  • Do-it-Yourself Cerebral Hematoma Detection2013-02-28 17:15:28The Infrascanner™ 2000, a hand-held, NIRS-based, device for detecting subdural hematomas, recently received FDA clearance.1
  • Sun, Fun, and EEG - ACNS 20132013-02-15 12:19:59Sunny Miami was the location of the annual meeting of the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS), Feburary 5-10. 2
  • BIS and My Butt2013-02-03 07:19:27The day of the ordeal, I put the BIS monitor in a canvas bag and headed into the hospital. I was “processed” the same as every patient but they saw the bag and said I had to leave my clothes in a locker. I told them this was a brain monitor and that I wanted to hook myself up and monitor my depth of anesthesia. 0
  • The German Brain: ANIM 20132013-01-30 16:55:37The Neurocritical Care Society arranged a joint meeting with ANIM in Mannheim, January 23-27, 2013. ANIM is the Arbeitstagung NeuroIntensiv- und Notfallmedizin which is the Workgroup on Neurointensive and Emergency Medicine.0