SpecialtyCare IONM Research Recognized by ASNM

By May 16, 2017

Congratulations to SpecialtyCare’s VP of IONM Quality and Clinical Performance, Dr. W. Bryan Wilent, PhD, DABNM, on receipt of a scientific achievement award from the American Society of Neurophysiological Monitoring for best research poster at the annual ASNM meeting in Cleveland, Ohio, May 5-7, 2017.

The research on “Utilization of Multimodality Monitoring during Cerebrovascular Procedures: Relative Sensitivity, Specificity, and Odds Ratios for Motor Deficits” was co-authored by SpecialtyCare Senior Biostatistician, Eric Tesdahl, PhD, and Anthony K. Sestokas, PhD, DABNM, FASNM, SpecialtyCare’s Chief Clinical Officer, Intraoperative Neuromonitoring.  The findings are based on analysis of 1,786 intracranial vascular procedures in SCOPE™, the SpecialtyCare Operative Procedural Registry.

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