Olivecrona on the development of neurosurgery in the middle of the twentieth century: reflections with the wisdom of today

Full access

✓ Herbert Olivecrona was one of the pioneers of modern neurosurgery. In one of his articles, published more than half a century ago, Olivecrona shared his thoughts on the development of neurosurgery in the first half of the twentieth century and his vision regarding the future of neurosurgery and neurosurgical training. In the present paper, the authors communicate their reflections and thoughts on Herbert Olivecrona's visionary article.

Abbreviation used in this paper:MR = magnetic resonance.

If the inline PDF is not rendering correctly, you can download the PDF file here.

Article Information

Address reprint requests to: Kostas N. Fountas, M.D., Ph.D., 840 Pine Street, Suite 880, Macon, Georgia 31201. email: knfountas-md@excite.com.

© AANS, except where prohibited by US copyright law.




All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 0 0 0
Full Text Views 76 76 13
PDF Downloads 20 20 4
EPUB Downloads 0 0 0


Google Scholar