Management News for Patients with Functional Disorders


Antonio De Salles, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Chief of Neuroscience at Hospital do Coração (HCor) in São Paulo, Brazil, reveals news in the management of functional disorders including psychiatric disease. He begins by giving a short history of the treatment of functional disorders dating back to the 1800s. He then gives an outlook on technology and methods for future treatments, including advanced imaging to understand and target pathways, lesioning and neuromodulation techniques.

About the speaker

Antonio A.F. De Salles, MD, PhD

Antonio A.F. De Salles, MD, PhD
University of California Los Angeles, USA; Hospital do Coração (HCor)

More clinical talks from this speaker

Related Videos

  • Radiosurgery Registry Data Mining: Process and Results from the First 3000 Patients

    Radiosurgery Registry Data Mining: Process and Results from the First 3000 Patients

    Douglas Kondziolka, MD, MSc
    NYU Langone Medical Center, New York City, USA
    Show video


  • How Machine Learning Can Improve Medical Outcomes

    How Machine Learning Can Improve Medical Outcomes

    Eric Oermann, MD
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Show video


  • Expanding Novalis Radiosurgery Applications for Functional Indications

    Expanding Novalis Radiosurgery Applications for Functional Indications

    Michael Dally, MD
    ICON Cancer Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Show video


  • Evaluation of New Software for OAR Contouring

    Evaluation of New Software for OAR Contouring

    Olaf Wittenstein
    Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein Campus Kiel
    Show video


  • Benefits of Data Enrichment Solutions for Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Planning

    Benefits of Data Enrichment Solutions for Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Planning

    Selçuk Peker, MD
    Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Show video


  • Effects of MRI Distortions for Target Definitions in Functional Treatments

    Effects of MRI Distortions for Target Definitions in Functional Treatments

    Thierry Gevaert, PhD
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel
    Show video


  • Frameless Radiosurgery Clinical Validation for Functional Radiosurgery Patients

    Frameless Radiosurgery Clinical Validation for Functional Radiosurgery Patients

    Aidnag Diaz, MD
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, USA
    Show video


  • The Increasing Role of Fiber Tracking in Functional Radiosurgery Planning

    The Increasing Role of Fiber Tracking in Functional Radiosurgery Planning

    Nader Pouratian, MD
    University of California Los Angeles, USA
    Show video


Interested in watching this clinical talk? Please click on the button “WATCH Video” to enter your contact details and to have access to two additional videos from the member-only Novalis Circle. Your contact information will only be used to contact you about Novalis Video related updates.

WATCH Video

Keep Watching

Thank you for watching! Please enter your contact details below to continue watching and to have access to two additional videos from the member-only Novalis Circle. Your contact information will only be used to contact you about Novalis Circle video related updates.

  • Please read the following notice
    I have read the privacy policy. I agree that my information and data will be collected and stored electronically in order to answer my enquiry. Please note: You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future by emailing legal@brainlab.com.

Watch video No Thanks

Already Novalis Circle Member?

Member Login

Register now

Thank you for your interest in our Novalis Circle videos. Full-access to the media library is currently available for Novalis Radiosurgery users only. If you are a customer, please register or login to continue.

Register Now Login