Latest Ramin Rak Stories
Awake Craniotomy Procedure, Performed by Dr. Ramin Rak, Makes it Possible to Operate on Previously Inoperable Brain Tumors
Awake craniotomy – a procedure in which the patient remains awake during brain tumor surgery in order to determine if the operation will touch on any areas that affect such abilities as speech,
Word of the Day
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.