J Med Life. 2019 Jan-Mar; 12(1): 1–4.
Neurosurgery As An Aptitude
Professor Eng. Victor Lorin Purcărea, PhD, Executive Editor
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Graduate of the Institute of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest in 1964, medical doctor, title obtained in 1974 with the doctoral thesis “Current therapeutic aspects in pituitary adenomas”, neurosurgeon since 1979, he was the Head of Neurosurgery I Department, “Bagdasar-Arseni” Clinical Emergency Hospital, coordinator of the Neuroscience Research Department of “Bagdasar-Arseni” Clinical Emergency Hospital and has been professor of Neurosurgery since 1997. He has held prestigious positions such as vice-president of the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS), corresponding member of the Brazilian Academy of Neurosurgery, corresponding member of the Romanian Academy of Sciences, vice-president of Academia Multidisciplinaria Neurotraumatologica (AMN), and corresponding member of Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences.
He has been 1st Grade Researcher since May 2009.
His scientific activity includes many articles published in ISI (Clarivate) indexed journals such as Neurosurgical Review, Surgical Neurology, Neurosurgery, Acta Neurochirurgia, etc., as well as articles published in journals indexed in international databases (PubMed): Neurology Psychiatry Neurosurgery; Pediatrics; Neurology studies and research; Journal of Pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology; etc. Moreover, he has also published over 100 articles in Romanian journals and is the main author of