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  1. Byron Stookey : "The old lion" : An unsung giant of neurosurgery. Commentary.

    Article - En anglais

    BYRON POLK STOOKEY, an outstanding clinician and teacher, served as Director and Chief of Neurosurgery at the Neurological Institute of New York Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center.

    Highlights of his clinical contributions include improved peripheral nerve and spine surgery and subtemporal trigeminal nerve section for tic douloureux.

    Through diverse activities in both the political and academic arenas of patient care, education, and research, Stookey helped to build and strengthen neurosurgery between the world wars and helped to prepare the foundation for the accomplishments of recent decades.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Chirurgie, Nerf périphérique pathologie, Névralgie, Nerf trijumeau, Moelle épinière pathologie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Histoire, Homme, Douleur, Système nerveux pathologie, Nerf crânien pathologie, Système nerveux central pathologie, Byron Stookey

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Surgery, Peripheral nerve disease, Neuralgia, Trigeminal nerve, Spinal cord disease, United States, North America, America, History, Human, Pain, Nervous system diseases, Cranial nerve disease, Central nervous system disease

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0182290

    Code Inist : 002B30A11. Création : 21/05/1997.