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Physician Ratings Lowered When Patient Requests Denied

December 07, 2017

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Communications training may allow doctors to effectively respond to patient requests for unnecessary tests and treatments.

Providing Help in Neurosurgery at Home and Looking to the Future

September 26, 2016

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In the field of neurosurgery it can seem like each new day is the future. Even still there are goals to achieve that may not be reached until many years down the road.

Further Reducing Seizures Provides Considerable Help in Epilepsy

September 26, 2016

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Even though some medications for epilepsy are able to drastically reduce the number of seizures a patient suffers sometimes just one can be damaging enough to a person's quality of life.

Kia Shahlaie: Surgery Can Help Movement Disorders Beyond Medicine

September 26, 2016

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As new medications have been approved for movement disorders like Parkinson's Disease many patients have been able to better manage their symptoms. When that is not enough newer surgical options have also been developed in recent years.

Kia Shahlaie: Balancing New Techniques with Established Traditions

September 26, 2016

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Technology may be advancing faster than people can keep up with but there are still times when traditional surgical methods are preferred over newer technologies.

Kia Shahlaie, MD, PhD from UC Davis Health System: Minimally Invasive Surgery Helping Neurology Patients in New Ways Every Day

September 26, 2016

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While minimally invasive surgery is not a new concept the rapid advances in technology are helping to treat patients with more wide ranging conditions than ever before.

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