What is Chiari Malformation; signs and symptoms, treatment options, what happens before surgery, what happens during surgery; blood transfusion.
Craniosynostosis is a condition that affects the shape of the head and face. It occurs when the bones of the skull close too early, before the brain has finished growing.
in French - Medical, Surgical, and Neurosciences Unit - description in French of this unit and other IWK services for families.
Things to know about spinal cord monitoring.
The Neurosurgery Kids Fund (NKF) is made up of concerned caregivers, physicians and community members who are dedicated to serving infants to adolescents with neurosurgical conditions. The NFK functions in a collaborative role with the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation.
Tethered spinal cord syndrome is a neurologic disorder caused by tissue attachments that limit the movement of the spinal cord within the spinal column.
Medical, Surgical, and Neurosciences Unit - description of this unit and other IWK services for families.