Dr Michael Coroneos Honorary Adjunct Assistant Professor/ Senior Brisbane Neurosurgeon News

  • Evidence for some spinal surgery lacking.

    6 March at 21:16 from atlas

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  • How to get the best out of an IME referral.

    31 October at 15:00 from atlas

    Independent Medical Examiners ('IMEs') are often briefed to answer multiple complex and important(for insurer,solicitor, court and ...

  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease variants:1 in 2,500 : motor & sensory symptoms in young patient ?

    31 October at 14:36 from atlas

    As neurosurgeons,and orthopaedic surgeons, we regularly see patients with upper and lower symptoms ,as well as neck or back pain.They ...

  • Prescription and OTC opiate analgesia deaths continue -immediate action required.

    11 October at 09:49 from atlas

    We have started with Hillbilly heroin(OxyContin),which was crushed and injected(as per article) ,now preparation changed to prevent this ...

  • Prescription and OTC opiate analgesia deaths continue -immediate action required.

    11 October at 09:43 from atlas

    We have started with Hillbilly heroin(OxyContin),which was crushed and injected(as per article) ,now preparation changed to prevent this ...

  • Accidental overdosage death in injured workers due to opiates ; more warnings.

    5 July at 21:22 from atlas

    Death due to accidental overdosage from prescribed opiates,benzodiazepines and other mood altering drugs EXCEEDS the deaths from illicit ...

  • Lumbar nerve tension signs: a review and significance.

    31 May at 18:07 from atlas

    Assessment of spinal patients with low back pain(lumbago) and radicular pain in the sciatic nerve distribution(sciatica) should involve ...

  • Opioids & oral Morphine Equivalent daily Dose(oMEDD): Guidelines for non-malignant chronic pain.

    25 May at 22:17 from atlas

    Whilst opioid therapy has an established role in the management of terminal /advanced malignant pain,its use in non-malignant pain ...

  • Is there a basis for weight lifting limits after lumbar disc surgery and in the workplace?

    24 May at 17:43 from atlas

    All spinal surgeons are desirous of giving advice to both their patients as treating surgeon and to Insurers as an IME , in respect of ...

  • Causation of lumbar spine disorders.

    13 January at 11:45 from atlas

    Causation of lumbar spine disorders.   Share5 January ...