North of England Neurological Association North of England Neurological Association

Crawford Prize Winners

Established in 2005 by Mr Peter Crawford, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Newcastle, for the best clinical paper as voted by council.

2005

Mr R Vindlacheruvu - Risk analysis benefit of the treatment of AVMs

2006

Dr Jane Alty - To stent or not to stent - Management of cervical artery aneurysms

2007

Dr Plug - Tracking patients and metaphors in the differential diagnosis of seizure disorder

2008

DrĀ Grainne Gorman - Exercise therapy in mitochondrial disease - the new prescription drug

2009

Miss E Lekka - Long term survival of glioma patients with ‘salvage’ intra-arterial cisplatin chemotherapy

2010

Dr M Bolland - Using muscle fibre velocity to investigate fatigue in mitochondrial disease

2011

Dr TK Khoo - Non-motor symptoms - prophecy and guide in Parkinson's disease?

2012

Mr Farouk Olubajo - Is it better to have a subarachnoid haemorrhage on a weekday?

2013

Dr Muhammad Rafiq - Effects of cough augmentation on pulmonary morbidity, survival, and quality of life in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in respiratory failure: a randomised trial

2014

Dr Laura Benjamin - HIV infection and stroke

2015

Dr Benjamin Davies, Manchester - Surgical site infection in cranial neurosurgery: a clinical research journey to a possible breakthrough

2016

Ian Anderson, Leeds - 5 Years of Failure: 30-Day VP Shunt Failures