By On December 31st, 2015

A view into another world: Brain surgery

SynapsesKarl Ove Knausgaard, a Norwegian novelist,  observed Henry Marsh, a British neurosurgeon and author of “Do No Harm”, perform several brain surgeries to remove tumors with awake patients in a hospital in Albania. As a novelist, Knausgaard, approaches the experience as a journey into another land and provides a fascinating narrative to the procedures he observed and depicted in a short video.

Through NeuroNotes, I wanted to share the New York Times article and video with you.

Click here to read the article and watch the video.

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