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JUNE 2017    Volume 100, Number 6

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Editor-in-Chief
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Associate Editor
Kenneth S. Korr, MD

Managing Editor
Mary Korr

Graphic Designer
Marianne Migliori

Advertising Administrator
Sarah Stevens

Advertising Rate Sheet
and Insertion Order Form

 

For Authors
Author Guidelines
Copyright Transfer
Financial Disclosure
Letters to the Editor

 

COMMENTARY   [6-page section]
Crimes against humanity
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Workplace violence in hospitals and measures to address it
Herbert Rakatansky, MD

WE ARE READ EVERYWHERE   RIMJ Readers' Photos
Newport, Rhode Island

INTRODUCTION TO RECENT ADVANCES IN NEUROSURGERY
[Complete 38-page special section]

Introduction to Recent Advances in Neurosurgery
Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS, FACS
Guest Editor

Current Treatment of Metastatic Spine Tumors – Surgery and Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Jared S. Fridley, MD
Jaroslaw T. Hepel, MD
Adetokunbo A. Oyelese,
MD, PhD

Current Strategies in the Surgical Management of Ischemic Stroke
Cody A. Doberstein, BS
Radmehr Torabi, MD
Sandra C. Yan, BS, BA
Ryan M
cTaggart , MD
Curt is Doberstein, MD
Mahesh Jayaraman, MD

A Comprehensive Approach to Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders
Umer Akbar, MD
Wael F. Asaad, MD, P
hD, FAANS

Rhode Island Hospital’s Contribution to the Field of Endoscopic Spine Surgery
Albert E. Telfeian, MD, PhD
Adetokunbo A. Oyelese, MD, P
hD
Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS, FACS

Updates On Chimeric Antigen Receptor - Mediated Glioblastoma Immunotherapy
George Mao, MD
Prakash Sampath, MD
Sadhak Sengupta, P
hD

Recent Advances in the Treatment of Gliomas – Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center
Steven A. Toms, MD, MPH
Nikolaos Tapinos, MD,
PhD

Current Concepts in the Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Management of Type I Chiari Malformations
Cody A. Doberstein, BS
Radmehr Torabi, MD
Petra M. Klinge, MD

PUBLIC HEALTH
HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Effects of Smoking and Smoking Cessation during Pregnancy on Adverse Birth Outcomes
in Rhode Island, 2012–2014

Hyun (Hanna) Kim, PhD
Karine Monteiro, MPH
Elsa Larson, PhD, MS
Dana McCants Derisier, MS

Vital Statistics
Roseann Giorgianni, State Registrar

RIMS NEWS   [8-page section]
Are you reading RIMS Notes?
Working for You
MACRA Seminar
Your Voice for 200+ Years

IN THE NEWS    [10-page section]
Alpert Medical School, 6 foundations partner to form Brown Physicians, Inc.

New Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Dr. David J. Shulkin, visits Providence VA, Veterans Home

Health insurers to end prior authorization for opioid dependency medications

Southcoast Health opens Urgent Care center in Seekonk

Southcoast Health partners with Stratus Video to improve care for limited English proficiency and Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing patients

Blackstone Valley Surgicare acquired by CharterCARE Health Partners

Women & Infants awarded $12.2M NIH grant

Research evaluates effectiveness of yoga in treating major depression

PEOPLE/PLACES    [4-page section]
Appointments
Jonathan Kurtis, MD, PhD; Dana Levy Guyer, MD; Jack A. Elias, MD

Recognition
Elaine C. Jones, MD; Kenneth Chen, MD; Dr. Linda Resnik; William H. Sabina, MD
St. Joseph School of Nursing

Obituaries
Robert Emmett Curran, Jr, MD

HERITAGE    
Hopeworth Sanitarium in Bristol offered rest and work cures
Founder grew up in Civil War field hospitals, orphan asylum
Mary Korr

 

From the JUNE 1917 issue   [6-page section]

EDITORIALS
Scientific feeding of the people in wartime

MISCELLANEOUS
Doctors sought for US military hospital units for mental and nervous disorders

Newport Medical Society hears talk on drug-store prescribing

Off to war: Dr. Murray S. Danforth; Returned from war: Dr. Herman C. Pitts

St. Joseph’s Hospital graduates nurses

Providence City Hospital: To accept Navy patients

NECROLOGY
Dr. Henry W. Burnett (1873–1917), specialist in children’s diseases

 
 
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