If you, a member of your family, or friend have been diagnosed with a neurosurgical condition, it can be quite daunting. The purpose of this section of the website is to provide you with simplified information, some evidence based and useful resources to guide you along the journey. 

Neurosurgery basics

History and examination 


Neurosurgical presentations/ symptoms and signs 

Diagnosis/ treatment 


Neurosurgical conditions:

Hydrocephalus and endoscopy 

Brain and spinal tumours

CSF disorders

Degenerative spine

Neural tube defects such as spina bifida 

Chiari malformations and syringiomyelia

Neurosurgical techniques and approaches