Items Tagged ‘Dr. Bernard Bendok’

November 1, 2019

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for November 1, 2019

By Emily Blahnik Emily Blahnik

Washington Post, Health-care system causing rampant burnout among doctors, nurses by William Wan — Complex regulations on hospital reimbursement gives rise to a long list doctors must tic through in physical exams, even as they try to figure out what’s ailing a patient, so hospitals can charge more or less based on the exam’s complexity…“It’s […]

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May 31, 2019

Mayo Clinic debuts new virtual operating rooms

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

ABC 15 Arizonaby Allison Rodriguez The future of surgery is here and is happening at the Mayo Clinic as it debuts new virtual operating rooms.  They have cutting edge technology that they hope will mean better treatment for patients.  “As we launch this, I feel like we’re at the Kennedy Space Center with a mission […]

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Tags: ABC15 Arizona, Dr. Bernard Bendok, neurosurgery, virtual operating rooms


May 17, 2019

Mayo Clinic neurosurgeons get real-time feedback from alert surgery patients

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

AZ Familyby Heidi Goitia It’s one thing to need brain surgery, it’s quite another to know that you will be awake for part of the operation. But that’s what doctors at the Mayo Clinic are doing because they say it gives them real time feedback on what’s working and what isn’t. Dr. Bernard R. Bendok […]

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Tags: AZ Family, Dr. Bernard Bendok, neurosurgery


April 26, 2019

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for April 26, 2019

By Emily Blahnik Emily Blahnik

Reuters, In many states, pregnancy invalidates a woman’s DNR by Linda Carroll — Most states have statutes that invalidate a woman’s advance directive if she is pregnant, a U.S. study finds. And because those statutes are often not clearly outlined in the DNR form, women filling out an advance directive most likely would not know […]

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April 11, 2019

Brain tumor treatment innovations

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

Arizona PBS Mayo Clinic Arizona is using new methods to stop and remove brain tumors, and has opened three new image-guided operating rooms. The rooms allow surgeons to perform safer, less invasive procedures to remove brain tumors that had been considered inoperable. We’ll hear more from clinical neurosurgery expert Dr. Bernard Bendok. Reach: Eight, Arizona PBS is […]

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Tags: Arizona PBS, brain tumors, Dr. Bernard Bendok, neurosurgery


May 3, 2018

Augmented reality lab combines math, engineering to change brain-cancer outcomes

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

Arizona Daily Star by Joan Magtibay, Cronkite News Imagine you’ve just been diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and need surgery. Instead of looking at shadowy black and white 2-D images you can’t decipher, you put on goggles and “walk through” the cancer using augmented reality. As a result, you can better grasp your disease, […]

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Tags: Arizona Daily Star, Dr. Bernard Bendok, Dr. Kristin Swanson, Dr. Matthew Welz, neurosurgery


November 22, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for November 22, 2017

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

      Washington Post, A standing desk isn’t going to help you lose a lot of weight by Rachel Rettner — The findings mean that, for a person who weighs about 140 pounds, substituting sitting with standing for six hours a day would burn an extra 54 calories per day, the researchers said. This […]

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Tags: alzheimer's disease, back pain, blood pressure, brain surgery, Cancer, conjoined twins, Deanne Rothbauer, Dr. Bernard Bendok, Dr. Chetna Mangat, Dr. Colin West, Dr. David Dodick, Dr. David Knopman


November 22, 2017

“Awake Brain Surgery” at Mayo Clinic in Arizona

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

ABC 15 Arizona by Danielle Lerner Patients playing the piano during brain surgery? It’s called “Awake Brain Surgery,” and it’s growing in popularity at Mayo Clinic. The patient is asleep for most of the procedure and doesn’t feel any pain. It is especially helpful when removing brain tumors where the goal is to preservefunction and […]

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Tags: ABC 15 Arizona, awake brain surgery, Dr. Bernard Bendok, neurosurgery


September 22, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Star Tribune Mayo Clinic offers first aid assistance via Amazon’s Alexa digital […]

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May 12, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   BBC News From Cotton Picker to Brain Surgeon Dr Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa […]

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