Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Medi-Fax Atlas Series - Recent Cases

Editor: Dr. Chris Ekong

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Hospitals Atlas Rounds Links

The Medi-Fax Canadian Hospitals Web Directory is a listing of some Hospitals in Canada which also have web sites. The Hospitals are listed alphabetically as well as by location.

Medi-Fax Atlas Series is a series of Virtual Atlases of Neurosurgical disorders. Contributors are neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuropathologists and radiologists from Canada and the United States. The site is primarily for neuroscientists but anyone is welcome to visit.

This is a teleconfrence neuro rounds with participants in various neurosurgery centres across North America. Interesting cases are presented on the internet & teleconfrence calls simultaneously. Participants communicate by voice teleconfrence call and see the slides, CT, MRI, and x-rays presented on this site.

Reuters: Top News
Judge sets release schedule for Clinton's State Department emails
5/27/2015 11:19:42 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras on Wednesday set a schedule for the State Department to release former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails in monthly batches beginning on June 30 and ending in late January.
World soccer rocked as top officials held in U.S., Swiss graft cases
5/27/2015 11:15:12 AM
ZURICH (Reuters) - Seven of the most powerful figures in global soccer faced extradition to the United States on corruption charges after their arrest on Wednesday in Switzerland, where authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.

Heavy rains hit Texas as death toll rises from floods
5/27/2015 10:59:41 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Storms dumped rain on parts of Texas of Wednesday, bringing more runoff to swollen waterways that spilled their banks this week in places such as Houston, where floods have left five people dead and caused chaos in the fourth most-populous U.S. city.

EU officials dismiss Greek statement on aid agreement being drafted
5/27/2015 10:58:06 AM
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government on Wednesday said it is starting to draft an agreement with creditors that would pave the way for aid, but European officials quickly dismissed that as wishful thinking.
Queen Elizabeth sets in motion Britain's EU referendum plan
5/27/2015 10:36:24 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth set in motion on Wednesday the new government's plans for an in-out referendum on staying in the European Union, but left open questions about when it will be and what changes to the EU the government wants beforehand.

Republican Rick Santorum to enter 2016 White House race: ABC News
5/27/2015 10:26:03 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, a Christian conservative, will announce on Wednesday that he will make another run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 after a failed attempt in 2012, according to ABC News.
Etihad Airways says it will add $6.2 billion to U.S. economy by 2020
5/27/2015 9:15:25 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airway's contribution to the U.S. economy will almost double to $6.2 billion by 2020, it said on Wednesday, in an apparent counter to allegations that government subsidies gave it an unfair edge over competition.

Air strikes kill at least 80 in deadliest bombings of Yemen war
5/27/2015 9:00:42 AM
CAIRO (Reuters) - Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 80 people near Yemen's border with Saudi Arabia and in the capital Sanaa on Wednesday, residents said, the deadliest day of bombing in over two months of war in Yemen.

Undeterred by arrests, soccer boss Blatter plots another great escape
5/27/2015 8:52:14 AM
ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter is a master of getting out from tight corners and his federation's initial reaction to Wednesday's extraordinary events in Zurich suggested he has every intention of pulling off another great escape.
U.S., South Korea, Japan seek to raise pressure on North's nuclear program
5/27/2015 7:28:12 AM
SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States and two key Asian allies discussed how to increase pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear program and will urge China to help bring Pyongyang back to the negotiating table, officials said.