A thought provoking take on death by neurological criteria, challenging the traditionally accepted concept of brain death. Listen to the talk from SMACC DUB here.
SMACC Dublin is behind us. It was a phenomenal 3 days of inspiring talks, discussions and events. Here are a few neuro-related impressions: Martin Smith (Neurocritical Care consultant at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in the UK) gave a solid talk highlighting the challenges pertaining to the concept of brain death, especially the… Continue reading SMACC Dub Neuro Take Home
Just left a very interesting and well-balanced session on a variety of neuro-topics. Especially intrigued with the discussions centered on the use of induced hypothermia in TBI. Ronan O’Leary’s very funny talk on conflicts that can emerge between neurointensivists and neurosurgeons was also definitely worth the visit. More to come…..
Finally in Dublin for SMACC 2016. Looking good so far. Excited about the neuro sessions to come. That, and a pint of Guinness or two…