More Hand Drill Brain Surgery

May 20, 2009 § 1 Comment

Nicholas Rossi (13) after the emergency craniotomy.

Nicholas Rossi (13) after the emergency craniotomy.

A year ago I wrote a post on a British neurosurgeon who regularly travelled to Ukraine to operate, having to use a household hand drill for the craniotomies due to a lack of surgical equipment in the country. This week, a doctor in rural Australia saved a boy’s life using the same kind of tool. « Read the rest of this entry »

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