Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

pain problem

Scientific contribution of professor V.G. Ninel to the study and treatment of chronic pain and spastic-pain syndromes of neurogenous nature and regeneration of trunks of peripheral nerves of extremities (to the 80th birth anniversary)

Year: 2019, volume 15 Issue: №4 Pages: 944-947
Heading: anniversary Article type:
Authors: Norkin I.A., Ostrovsky V.V., Grishin S.E., Ulyanov V.Yu., Bazhanov S.P., Puchinyan D.M.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The article presents the main stages in the career of professor Vyacheslav G. Ninel and estimates his scientific contribution to neurosurgery development. There are three main areas scientific where V.G. Ninel contribute to: researching and reduction of pain, spastic-pain and spastic syndromes in patients with vertebral and spine trauma consequences; researching and improving of surgical management for patients with cervical vertebrae traumas as well as spinal cord; experimental studies of regeneration processes in peripheral nerves.

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Professor I.Ya. Livshits and his contribution to the development of national neurosurgery


The article traces the professional path of Professor Lev Yakovlevich Livshits, assesses his scientific contribution to the development of national neurosurgery. The concept of minimally invasive surgical treatment of trigeminal nerve neuralgia, developed by L. Ya. Livshits, allowed developing an original method of puncture surgical treatment of pain syndrome by directed hydrothermal destruction of the sensitive trigeminal root. The concept of "growing radicalism" created by Professor L. Ya. Livshits allowed his students elaborating algorithms for treating severe chronic pain syndromes of any localization and etiology.

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