This "straw man" gathering is a way for the MSS to frame the CCSVI discussion in a light that appeases the large contingent of neurologists who sit on their advisory boards. No slides, video? The medium is clearly the message.
Kinda reminds me of the CIHR closed door planning session. At least they are consistent?!
msrelly - I think you've stumbled upon a few restless, pesky patients
When it comes to neuros and the MSS I'm reminded of a term we used to use in hi-tech - NIH "Not Invented Here"
As a social phenomenon, "Not Invented Here" syndrome is manifested as an unwillingness to adopt an idea or product because it originates from another culture, a form of nationalism