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AANS/CNS Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care

Tuesday, May 1 | 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Moderator(s): Patricia B. Raksin, MD, FAANS; Martina Stippler, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 2:03 pm

Introduction to the Session

Patricia B. Raksin, MD, FAANS

2:04 pm - 2:34 pm

Update: Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

Allan D. Levi, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:35 pm - 2:38 pm

2018-19 Codman Award Winner Announcement

Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)

2:39 pm - 2:49 pm

2017 Codman Neurotrauma Research Award Presentation

Jacob Rahul Rajiv Joseph, MD

2:50 pm - 2:59 pm

626. A Football Helmet Prototype That Reduces Linear and Rotational Acceleration Through the Addition of an Outer Shell

Scott Zuckerman, MD

3:00 pm - 3:09 pm

627. Effect of Platelet Dysfunction on Outcomes in Traumatic Brain Injury

Andrew R. Guillotte

3:10 pm - 3:19 pm

628. Preoperative Risk Score Predicts 30-day Mortality Following Emergency Surgery for Intracranial Hemorrhage

Redi Rahmani, MD

3:20 pm - 3:29 pm

629. Bedside Wearable Mixed Reality Holograms Guide External Ventricular Drain Insertion

Ye Li, MD, PhD (China)

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Beverage Break in the AANS Exhibit Hall and Learning Center

4:01 pm - 4:02 pm

Introduction to the Charles Tator Lecture

Michael Patrick Steinmetz, MD, FAANS

4:03 pm - 4:30 pm

Charles Tator Lecture: Spinal Cord Injury: A 40-year Perspective

Edward C. Benzel, MD, FAANS

Edward C. Benzel, MD, FAANS, is an internationally recognized thought leader in spine surgery and biomechanics. Dr. Benzel co-founded the World Spinal Society (later to become the World Spinal Column Society) and was its first chairman. He organizes and actively participates in multiple international education venues, and is the editor-in-chief of World Neurosurgery. He has authored 10 and edited 27 textbooks. In addition, he has authored more than 400 book chapters and 300 peer reviewed publications.

While Dr. Benzel holds multiple patents and has participated in many medical advances, he is best known as an educator. He started and directed the Neurosurgery Residency Training Program and the Spine Fellowship Program at the University of New Mexico, and has been instrumental in the development and success of these programs at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Benzel recently stepped down as Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at Cleveland Clinic, and was bestowed the title of Emeritus Chairman of Neurosurgery.

4:31 pm - 4:40 pm

630. Aggressive Surgical Treatment and Critical Care Are Associated With Improved Neurologic Recovery in Complete SCI

Anthony DiGiorgio, DO

4:41 pm - 4:50 pm

631. Predicting Venous Thromboembolic Complications following Neurological Surgery Procedures

David Lee Dornbos III, MD

4:51 pm - 5:00 pm

632. Lumbar Puncture Feasibility in the Presence of Cerebral Mass Effect

Jonathan Pace, MD

5:01 pm - 5:10 pm

633. Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage in the Setting of 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate

Harry Mushlin, MD

5:11 pm - 5:20 pm

634. Expression of Autophagy Signaling Molecules in Chronic Subdural Hematoma Outer Membranes

Koji Osuka, MD (Japan)

5:21 pm - 5:30 pm

635. Cerebrospinal Fluid Concentrations of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor as a Potential Biomarker of Vasospasm in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Kevin Kwan, MD