Dr. Michael Thomas is a Washington State neurosurgeon who has vast experience in cerebral vascular and brain tumor surgery. The award-winning neurosurgeon is certified by the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners and the American Board of Osteopathic Surgeons. Additionally, Dr. Michael Thomas maintains membership with the American Osteopathic Association, to which he has belonged since 1991.
Ensuring all members stay up-to-date on news and best practices affecting the medical field, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) distributes numerous publications throughout the year. Obtainable in print or easily viewed online, the AOA’s works include AOA Health Watch, The Whole Patient, Dialogue and Diagnosis, and The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
Released each month, The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association discusses peer-reviewed osteopathic medical research. In past publications, topics such as the effects of inpatient electroencephalography on clinical decision-making and manipulative treatment for inpatients with pulmonary exacerbations of cystic fibrosis have been shared.
To access all the AOA’s medical publications, visit www.jaoa.org.