The authors acknowledge the administrative support provided by Ryojo Akagami (University of British Columbia), Sandy Strandberg (University of British Columbia), Monica Lafrance (University of Alberta), B. Matt Wheatley (University of Alberta), John Wong (University of Calgary), Michael Kelly (University of Saskatchewan), Carissa Kenaschuk (University of Saskatchewan), Amrit Deol (University of Saskatchewan), Jocelyne Dufresne (University of Manitoba), Linda Gould (Hamilton Health Sciences), Erin Kelleher (Hamilton Health Sciences), Joseph Tam (University of Toronto), Richard Moulton (University of Ottawa), Jeffrey Atkinson (McGill University), Kevin Petrecca (McGill University), Luisa Birri (McGill University), David Fortin (Université de Sherbrooke), Mona Bouchard (Université Laval), and Lorraine Smith (Dalhousie University).
Results were presented as a platform presentation at the Canadian Neurosurgical Society Chair’s Select Abstracts session at the Canadian Federation of Neurological Sciences Annual Congress in Montreal, QC, on June 22, 2016.
The authors report no relevant conflict of interest.
Statement of Authorship
This study was made possible by the joint efforts of the Canadian Neurosurgery Research Collaborative steering committee members. All authors provided administrative data. MT and AD performed the statistical analysis and drafted the manuscript. All authors critically revised the manuscript and approved the final version.
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