Best of 2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

AANS 2017 Best Of

The 2017 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting in Los Angeles had its share of highlights. For those who couldn’t attend, this collection of recordings provides online access to:

  • 30 of the Highest-graded Oral Abstracts Presented
  • Opening Ceremonies’ Roundtable Discussion on Global Neurosurgery
  • Three Historical Films on Neurosurgeons in Hollywood
  • The President’s Address, Cushing Oration and Rhoton Family Lecture
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 

REGISTRATION

$149 AANS Member | $199 Non-member

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss research updates in neurosurgery
  • Apply recent clinical research to practice

 FACULTY INFORMATION

Owoicho Adogwa, MD

Fawaz Al-Mufti, MD

William J. Ares, MD

Sarah Kathleen Bourne Bick, MD

Robert Francis Dallapiazza, MD

Samer K. Elbabaa, MD

Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD

Zhongzheng Fu

Ryan S. Hirschi

Arman Jahangiri

Holger Joswig, MD

Thomas J. Leipzig, MD, FAANS*

Andre Guelman Machado, MD, PhD

Neil R. Malhotra, MD

Tanya Minasian, DO

Mick J. Perez-Cruet, MD

Jarod Roland, MD

Juan Santiago Uribe, MD

Doris Du Wang, MD, PhD

Mark William Youngblood

 

*Indicates a planner of this activity

 

DISCLOSURE INFORMATION

The AANS controls the content and production of this CME activity and attempt to ensure the presentation of balanced, objective information.  In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support established by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), speakers, paper presenters/authors and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) are asked to disclosed any relationship they or their co-authors have with commercial interests which may be relate to the content of their lecture.

 

The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.  Relationship refers to receipt of royalties, consultantship, funding by research grant, receiving honoraria for education service elsewhere, or any other relationship to a commercial interest that provides sufficient reason for disclosure.

 

It is the policy of the AANS that all individuals in a position to affect the content of a CME activity disclose relationships that they or their spouse/partner have with commercial entities.  Further, should any such relationship be determined to be in possible conflict of interest as it relates to the individual’s proposed role in the CME activity, such conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to confirmation of the individual’s participation.

 

All potential conflicts of interest have been reviewed by an effective peer review committee to ensure the content is valid and aligned with the interest of the activity audience.

Speakers, paper presenters/authors and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) who have disclosed a relationship with commercial interests whose products may have a relevance to their presentation are listed below.

Name

Company Name

Relationship

Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD

DePuy Synthes

Benvenue

Stryker

In Queue Innovations

Consultant

Consultant/Speaker’s Bureau

Other Financial Support

Board/Trustee/Officer/Leadership position that could affect an entities' finances

Holger Joswig, MD

Fujirebio Europe N.V. (Ghent, Belgium)

Grants/Research Support

Andre Guelman Machado, MD, PhD

Enspire

 

ATI, Cardionomics, Medtronic

NIH

Functional Neuromodulation

Consultant Fees, Grants/Research Support, Other Financial Support

Other Financial Support

Grants/Research Support

Consultant Fees

Neil R. Malhotra, MD

Johnson and Johnson

Consultant Fees

Mick J. Perez-Cruet, MD

MI4Spine, Thompson MIS

Stock Shareholder (purchased direct i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)

Jarod Roland, MD

Intellectual Ventures, Monteris Medical, Acera Medical, Pear Therapeutics, General Sensing

 

General Sensing, Neurolutions, Osteovantage, Face to Face Biometrics, Pear Therapeutics

Consultant Fees

 

 

 

Stock Shareholder (purchased direct i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)

Juan Santiago Uribe, MD

Nuvasive

Consultant Fees, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)

 

 

Those who have reported they do not have any relationships with commercial interests:

Owoicho Adogwa, MD

Fawaz Al-Mufti, MD

William J. Ares, MD

Sarah Kathleen Bourne Bick, MD

Robert Francis Dallapiazza, MD

Samer K. Elbabaa, MD

Zhongzheng Fu

Ryan S. Hirschi

Arman Jahangiri

Tanya Minasian, DO

Doris Du Wang, MD, PhD

Mark William Youngblood

 

 

DISCLAIMER

The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the grant provider or the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

 

Please Note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve

 

ACCREDITATION/DESIGNATION

The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The AANS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.

Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Term of approval is for three years, beginning from 6/30/2017 until 6/30/2020.

 

Upon successful completion of the CME quiz, AANS Members will see their CME will automatically reflected in their record.  Nonmembers may can print a certificate for their records.

 

Time to complete this activity varies by learner. For this activity you may earn up to 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Copyright © 2017 American Association of Neurological Surgeons


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Opening Ceremonies
Welcome and Introduction
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS, FACS
Panel Discussion
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Sanjay K. Gupta, MD, FAANS; Paul Edward Farmer, MD, PhD; Walter D. Johnson, MD, FAANS(L), FACS; Michael M. Haglund, MD, PhD, FAANS; and Vanessa Kerry, MD, MSc
Highest-graded Oral Abstracts
Role of brain hemostatic system in cerebrospinal fluid abnormalities following subarachnoid hemorrhage
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Gavin Britz, MD
Prediction of Clinical Outcomes after Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusions Based on Preoperative Opioid Use
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Alan T. Villavicencio, MD
Prospective comparison of long-term pain relief rates after first-time microvascular decompression and stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Doris Du Wang, MD, PhD
Comparing Resting State Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Invasive Electrocortical Stimulation Mapping in Pediatric Patients
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Jarod Roland, MD
Pathologic Organization of Laminin in Regeneration after Human Peripheral Nerve Injury
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Michael Karsy, MD, PhD
Olig2 as a novel target for IDH1mutant tumors
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Matthew Clark Garrett, MD, PhD
Four-year Cost Analysis for the Spinal Laminectomy versus Instrumented Pedicle Screw (SLIP) Trial
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Vijay Mysore Ravindra, MD
Southwestern Aneurysm Severity Index (SASI) for Predicting Outcomes in Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms treated with Microsurgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Vin Shen Ban, MA, MB, BChir, MRCS, Assessment - Frederick G. Barker II, MD and Discussant - Fady T. Charbel, MD
A Pilot Study of Deep Brain Stimulation in Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Laura Salgado Lopez, Assessment - Frederick G. Barker II, MD and Discussant - Sameer A. Sheth, MD, PhD
Internal Jugular Vein Compression: A Novel approach to mitigate blast induced hearing injury
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Brian D. Sindelar, MD, Assessment - Frederick G. Barker II, MD and Discussant - Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD
First 50 Fetal In-Utero Microsurgical Myelomeningocele Repairs: Critical Comparison of Neurosurgical and Maternal Outcomes To The MOMS Trial
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Samer K. Elbabaa, MD, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Michael Hillel Handler, MD
Clinical and Molecular Features of Genomic Subgroups in Meningioma
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Mark William Youngblood, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Frederick G. Barker II, MD
Overlapping Surgeries are not Associated with Worse Patient Outcomes: Retrospective Multivariate Analysis of 14,872 Neurosurgical Cases Performed at a Single Institution
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Michael Bohl, MD, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Robert E. Harbaugh, MD
Ventral capsular / ventral striatal deep brain stimulation for the affective sphere of neuropathic pain: a first-in-human prospective, randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled trial
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Andre Guelman Machado, MD, PhD, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Julie G. Pilitsis, MD, PhD
Patients with High Pelvic Tilt Achieve the Same Clinical Success as Those with Low Pelvic Tilt After Minimally Invasive Deformity Surgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Juan Santiago Uribe, MD, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Robert F. Heary, MD
What Happens to the Human Motor Endplate after a Traumatic Nerve Injury? A Temporal Profile of Human Motor Endplate Degradation after Brachial Plexus Injury
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Justin Chan, Assessment - John R. W. Kestle, MD and Discussant - Robert J. Spinner, MD
Single-neuron correlates of error and conflict monitoring in the human medial frontal cortex
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Zhongzheng Fu
Discovery of A Novel Integrin/Tyrosine Kinase Complex That Drives Brain Metastases
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Arman Jahangiri
Current MIS Techniques Fail to Optimize Spinopelvic Parameters in Patients with High Pelvic Incidence
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, FAANS
Potential of human nucleus pulposis like cells derived from human umbilical cord to treat degenerative disc disease
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Mick J. Perez-Cruet, MD, FAANS
Caudate Stimulation Enhances Human Associative Learning
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Sarah Kathleen Bourne Bick, MD
Noninvasive neuromodulation and thalamic mapping with low intensity focused ultrasound
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Robert Francis Dallapiazza, MD
Radiographic outcomes in patients with Chiari Type 1 malformation and increased pB-C2 distance without fusion
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Tanya Minasian, DO
Neurodegenerative CSF-biomarkers Tau and Amyloid Beta Predict Neurological, Neuropsychological, and Quality of Life Outcomes after Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Holger Joswig, MD
White Blood Cell Count and Neutrophil-lymphocyte Ratio Improve Prediction of Delayed Cerebral Ischemia in Good-grade Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Fawaz Al-Mufti, MD
A Comparison of Digital Subtraction Angiography and CT Angiography for the Diagnosis of Penetrating Cerebrovascular Injury
Open to view video.
Open to view video. William J. Ares, MD
Analysis of High-Frequency PbtO2 Measures: Insights into the Treatment Threshold from “Big Data”
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Ryan S. Hirschi
Effects of Employment Status on Surgical Effectiveness, 30-Day Readmission and Patient Reported Outcomes
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Owoicho Adogwa, MD
Enhanced Preoperative Prediction of Discharge Disposition for Neurosurgical Patients
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Neil R. Malhotra, MD
Seizure outcome after surgical resection of insular glioma
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Doris Du Wang, MD, PhD
AANS Historical Films
Historical Film: Los Angeles History of Neurosurgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Historical Vignette
Historical Film: Neurosurgeons in the Movies
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Frederick A. Boop, MD
Historical Film: The History of Hollywood
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Narrated by Mark Krieger
Named Lectures
Cushing Orator
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Meg Whitman
AANS Presidential Address
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS, FACS
Rhoton Family Lecture: Memories of a Giant - Al Rhoton and Sculpting the Brain like Michelangelo
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Evandro Pinto da Luz de Oliveira, MD, PhD
CME Evaluation
Quiz
10 Questions
10 Questions
CME Certificate
2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM credits  |  Certificate available
2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM credits  |  Certificate available
Evaluation
4 Questions