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BACKGROUND Poor results after lumbar spinal surgery have been recorded in compensation cases throughout the world medical literature. It seems that psychosocial factors play an important role in the delay in returning to gainful employment but that chronic postoperative lumbar and lower extremity...
BACKGROUND Stereotactic radiosurgery is increasingly used for the treatment of medically unresponsive trigeminal neuralgia. CASE DESCRIPTION We present the case of a 69-year-old man with trigeminal neuralgia who underwent stereotactic radiosurgery after a failed balloon compression procedure. The...