Items Tagged ‘Dr. E. Sander Connolly’
Dr. Connolly on Neurosurgery 'Roadmaps'
Each year, an enormous amount of research is published about neurosurgery. When there is enough new information about a specific topic, it’s time for a review. Respected specialists such as Dr. E. Sander Connolly, Vice Chairman of Columbia Neurosurgery, evaluate the data and distill it into...Posted on Dec 29, 2016 by Department Author In Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Gamma Knife Blog
More Than Just a Bleed: Brain Swelling After Hemorrhagic Stroke
Dr. Connolly and his associates participate in research on brain swelling in hemorrhagic strokes and find the the answer may actually lie in our DNA...Posted on Nov 28, 2016 by Department Author In Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Gamma Knife Blog
Dr. Connolly Takes a FRESH Look at Patient Outcome After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Dr. E. Sander Connolly and his colleagues have developed what they call the FRESH score designed to give an indication of how well a patient is likely to function after having a bleed into the brain...Posted on Nov 17, 2016 by Department Author In Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog
SNS Honors Neurosurgeon Dr. E. Sander Connolly with Winn Prize for 2016
The Society of Neurological Surgeons (SNS) recently awarded Dr. Connolly the H. Richard Winn, M.D. Prize, the highest scientific honor the SNS bestows on a neurosurgeon...Posted on Nov 3, 2016 by Department Author In Award, Cerebrovascular, Cerebrovascular News, Doctors, Gamma Knife News, News
Columbia Neurosurgeons Support Aneurysm Awareness at ‘A Cerebral Affair’
Several Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital neurosurgeons were invited to “A Cerebral Affair,” sponsored by the Joe Niekro Foundation and The Lisa Colagrossi Foundation to benefit brain aneurysm awareness and research...Posted on Oct 31, 2016 by Department Author In Aneurysms, Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Endovascular Blog, Gamma Knife Blog
Getting from A to B: Dr. Connolly Looks at the Complex Relationship Between Coma and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
One of the most devastating diagnoses a neurosurgeon encounters is subarachnoid hemorrhage. A subarachnoid hemorrhage is a serious bleed into the brain. It is most commonly the result of an aneurysm, or out-pouching of a weakened artery, that bursts and releases blood into the space surrounding...Posted on Oct 3, 2016 by Department Author In Aneurysms, Blog, Cerebrovascular, Cerebrovascular Blog
When Is a Migraine Not ‘Just a Migraine’?
Columbia neurosurgeons offer theories as to why AVMs can be responsible for migraine mimics...Posted on Sep 9, 2016 by Department Author In Aneurysms, Arteriovenous Malformations, Blog, Brain Tumor Blog, Carotid Artery Disease, Cavernous Malformations, Cerebrovascular Blog, Dural Arteriovenous Malformations, Endovascular Blog, Epilepsy Blog, Gamma Knife Blog, Movement Disorders Blog, Pain Center Blog, Pediatric Neurosurgery Featured, Peripheral Nerve Blog
Can Your Fitness Tracker Help You Recover From Neurosurgery?
If you’ve ever found yourself needing to exercise a little more to be healthier (and who hasn’t?) you’ve probably heard of fitness trackers. These trackers are wireless motion sensors that you wear on your arm or clip on to your clothes. They track your movements and send the information to...Posted on Aug 30, 2016 by Department Author In Blog, Cerebrovascular, Cerebrovascular Blog, General Neurosurgery
Researchers Find No ‘July Effect’ in Neurosurgery
A group of researchers, including Dr. E. Sander Connolly and medical student Blake E.S. Taylor, set out to determine if there might be any truth to the “July effect” in the field of neurosurgery...Posted on Jul 29, 2016 by Department Author In Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Gamma Knife Blog
Dr. Connolly Talks About the Treatment for Intracerebral Hematomas
Your brain depends on blood flowing through it in a specific way—not too fast, not too slow and without anything getting in its way. It also depends on that blood staying where it’s supposed to be: in blood vessels...Posted on Jul 5, 2016 by Department Author In Cerebrovascular News, Gamma Knife News, News