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EANS 2020: VITOM 3D-HD EXOSCOPE: INITIAL EXPERIENCE FROM A NEUROSURGERY DEPARTMENT IN BOGOTA, COLOMBIA

October 27, 2020

Direct transcranial coil and Onyx embolization of a dural arteriovenous fistula: Technical note and brief literature review

August 31, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious journals, members of CIEN expose the case of a direct transcranial coil and Onyx embolization of a dural arteriovenous fistula.

Women With First-Hand Tobacco Smoke ExposureHave a Higher Likelihood of Having an UnrupturedIntracranial Aneurysm Than Nonsmokers: A Nested Case-Control Study

August 19, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious neurosurgery journals, Doctor David Vergara-Garcia, chief resident of neurosurgery at Hospital Universitario Mayor, Méderi, and Hospital Universitario de la Samaritana, and Researcher at CIENHUS, in association with colleagues of the department of neurosurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, published an article titled WomenWith First-Hand Tobacco Smoke Exposure Have a Higher Likelihood of Having an Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm Than Nonsmokers: A Nested Case-Control Study (DOI: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa227).

Lower cranial nerve syndromes: a review

July 15, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious neurosurgery journals, Doctor Santiago Gutierrez, research fellow of neurosurgery at CIENHUS, in association with colleagues of the department of neurosurgery at Tulane Center for Clinical Neurosciences, Tulane University School of Medicine, published an article titled Lower cranial nerve syndromes: a review ( DOI:10.1007/s10143-020-01344-w).

Maxillary suture expansion: A mouse model to explore the molecular effects of mechanically-induced bone remodeling

July 6, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious biomechanical journals, Engineer and Professor Jose Alejandro Guerrero, Mechatronic Engineer, PhD Mechanical Engineering - Simulation, Co Director of Simulaion Laboratory at Cien, published his thesis in collaboration with colleagues from Federal University of Mina Gerais, an article titled Maxillary suture expansion: A mouse model to explore the molecular effects of mechanically-induced bone remodeling (DOI:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2020.109880).

Course: Sagittal Balance of the Spine

July 6, 2020

According to COVID19 health protocols, the Sagittal Balance of the Spine course was held in Samaritana Universitary Hospital/CIEN during June 24th and 25th.

2020 IWBNC | International Web-Based Neurosurgery Congress 2020

June 3, 2020

We are grateful for your participation at the 2020 IWBNC.

Coil Embolization of a Carotid-Cavernous Fistula Through Superior Ophthalmic Venous Access via External Jugular Vein Puncture Approach.

June 2, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious neurosurgery journals, Doctor David Vergara-Garcia, chief resident of neurosurgery at Hospital Universitario Mayor, méderi, and Hospital Universitario de la Samaritana, and researcher at CIENHUS, in association with colleagues of the department of neurosurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, published an article titled Coil Embolization of a Carotid-Cavernous Fistula Through Superior Ophthalmic Venous Access via External Jugular Vein Puncture Approach (PMID: 31421303, DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.08.039).

Diagnostic cerebral angiography through a brachioradial artery approach: Case report

June 1, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious neurosurgery journals, Doctor David Vergara-Garcia, chief resident of neurosurgery at Hospital Universitario Mayor, Méderi, and Hospital Universitario de la Samaritana, and researcher at CIENHUS, in association with colleagues of the department of neurosurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, published an article titled Diagnostic cerebral angiography through a brachioradial artery approach: Case report (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.inat.2020.100686)

Transition to Radial Approach for Neurovascular Procedures is Safe and Convenient: Characterization of a Learning Experience

May 31, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious neurosurgery journals, Doctor David Vergara-Garcia, chief resident of neurosurgery at Hospital Universitario Mayor, Méderi, and Hospital Universitario de la Samaritana, and researcher at CIENHUS, in association with colleagues of the department of neurosurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, published an article titled Transition to Radial Approach for Neurovascular Procedures is Safe and Convenient: Characterization of a Learning Experience (DOI: 10.1093/ons/opaa133).

Deep Brain Stimulation for Tourette Syndrome.

May 30, 2020

In a recent publication from one of the most prestigious Neurosurgery journals, Doctor Camilo Peña, Neurosurgeon and Researcher in Functional Neurosurgery and Epilepsy at CIENHUS, exposes the latest advances in Deep Brain Stimulation.

With 23 research projects, CIEN-HUS-Méderi was the institution with the highest representation at the XXIX National Congress of Neurosurgery.

April 10, 2020

The city of Montería, in the state of Córdoba, hosted the XXIX National Congress of Neurosurgery, joining Neurosurgeons and Neuroscientists from all over the country.

Second Hands on course: CSF hydrodynamics and navigated techniques for VS placement.

March 2, 2020

Second Hands on course: CSF hydrodynamics and navigated techniques for VS placement

Immunocompetent patient with a brain abscess caused by Nocardia beijingensis in Latin America A case report.

February 19, 2020

Nocardia species are not commonly referred as primary infectious entities but rather as opportunistic pathogens. Infectious cases of Nocardia spp. in immunocompetent individuals are rare.

CNS 2019: Evaluation of Brain Fetal Development Based on the Analysis of Cortical convolution Pattern in Perinatal Autopsies.

January 28, 2020

International congress participation CNS 2019 - Evaluation of Brain Fetal Development Based on the Analysis of Cortical convolution Pattern in Perinatal Autopsies.

Global Spine Congress 2019: Minimally Invasive Antero-lateral Corpectomy for Thoracolumbar Spinal Disease.

January 28, 2020

International congress participation: Global Spine Congress 2019 - Minimally Invasive Antero-lateral Corpectomy for Thoracolumbar Spinal Disease

EANS Congress 2019: Surgical treatment for a large brainstem metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma: a case report.

January 28, 2020

International Congress participation: EANS 2019 - Surgical treatment for a large brainstem metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma: a case report.

EANS Congress 2019: “Nine” syndrome with vertical gaze palsy after pontine cavernous malformation resection.

January 28, 2020

International congress participation: EANS 2019 - “Nine” syndrome with vertical gaze palsy after pontine cavernous malformation resection.

AANS 2019: Spinal arteriovenous malformation and subarachnoid hemorrhage associated with Parkes Weber Syndrome: a case report and literature review

January 27, 2020

International congress participation: AANS 2019 - Spinal arteriovenous malformation and subarachnoid hemorrhage associated with Parkes Weber Syndrome: a case report and literature review

Cement augmentation for pedicular salvage after intraoperative screw pull out during MIS TLIF

January 1, 2020

International: Global Spine Congress, Singapore. May 2-5, 2018.

Global Spine Congress 2019: Operative Management of gunshot wound to the cervical spine with bullet simulating C2-C3 peek – Does it confer stability? Case report.

International congress participation: Global Spine Congress 2019 - Operative Management of gunshot wound to the cervical spine with bullet simulating C2-C3 peek – Does it confer stability? Case report.

Lumbo-iliac Reconstruction after Total Sacrectomy - Global Spine Journal 2016;06-GO343.

Members from CIEN submitted an International publication at the Global Spine Journal 2016.

Multiple Intracranial Meningiomas in the absence of Neurofibromatosis. Case report and literature review

Members from CIEN submitted a recent publication at the internation Journal "Revista Chilena de Neurocirugía"

Treatment of combined atlantoaxial fractures in the elderly with C1-C2 posterior screw-rod instrumentation

Members of CIEN submitted and international publication at the journal "Revista Chilena de Neurocirugía"

Intraoperative angiography guided microsurgical clipping of dural arteriovenous fistulae between Bernasconi-Cassinari artery and Galen vein: Report of case and literature review.

Members from CIEN submitted and internatinal publication at the journal "Revista Chilena de Neurocirugía"

Immunoglobulin G4-Related Disease with Idiopathic Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis causing Optic Nerve Involvement and Vasospasm After Transphenoidal Resection Of Adamantimatous Craniopharyngioma.

International congress participation - 13th Congress of the European Skull Base Society

Coil embolization of spontaneous carotid-jugular fistulae: Case report and review of literature

Members of CIEN submitted an international publication at the journal "Revista Chilena de Neurocirugía"

Lumbo-iliac reconstruction after total sacrectomy, Global Spine Congress 2016

International congress participation - Lumbo-iliac reconstruction after total sacrectomy, Global Spine Congress 2016

CIEN launches Kinevo 900 Microscope

Kinevo 900 Microscope at CIEN

Inauguration of the Neurosurgery Research and Training Center of the Hospital Universitario la Samaritana

With the presence of the Colombian Minister of Health, Alejandro Gaviria, and influential scientific personalities of the country, the inauguration of the Neurosurgery Research and Training Center (CIEN) was carried out.

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