A dense poly(ethylene glycol) coating improves penetration of large polymeric nanoparticles within brain tissue.
Sci Transl Med., Aug;4(149):149ra119 (2012)
Hyperglycemia is independently associated with post-operative function loss in patients with primary eloquent glioblastoma.
J Clin Neurosci., Jul;19(7):996-1000 (2012)
Endoscopic endonasal approaches to the cavernous sinus.
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol., 2(1):9-15 (2012 Jan-Feb)
Predictors of surgery-free outcome in adult endoscopic third ventriculostomy.
World Neurosurg., 78(3-4):312-7 (2012 Sep-Oct)
Inaccuracy of the administrative database: comparative analysis of two databases for the diagnosis and treatment of intracranial aneurysms.
Neurosurgery., Aug;65(2):251-6; discussion 256-7 (2009)
Persistent outpatient hyperglycemia is independently associated with survival, recurrence and malignant degeneration following surgery for hemispheric low grade gliomas.
Neurol. Res., May;32(4):442-8 (2010)
Cerebrospinal fluid drainage and dynamics in the diagnosis of normal pressure hydrocephalus.
Neurosurgery., May;64(5):919-25; discussion 925-6 (2009)
Factors associated with cervical instability requiring fusion after cervical laminectomy for intradural tumor resection.
J Neurosurg Spine., May;8(5):413-9 (2008)
Two-needle technique for the treatment of symptomatic Tarlov cysts.
J Vasc Interv Radiol., May;19(5):771-3 (2008)
Predictors of ambulatory function after decompressive surgery for metastatic epidural spinal cord compression.
Neurosurgery., Mar;62(3):683-92; discussion 683-92 (2008)
Selective versus routine intraoperative shunting during carotid endarterectomy: a multivariate outcome analysis.
Neurosurgery., Dec;61(6):1170-6; discussion 1176-7 (2007)
Persistent perioperative hyperglycemia as an independent predictor of poor outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
J. Neurosurg., Dec;107(6):1080-5 (2007)
Neurological outcome after resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors in children.
Childs Nerv Syst., Jan;24(1):93-7 (2008)
Predictors of ambulatory function after surgical resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors.
Neurosurgery., Jul;61(1):99-105; discussion 105-6 (2007)
Factors contributing to the medical costs of cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection treatment in pediatric patients with standard shunt components compared with those in patients with antibiotic impregnated components.
Neurosurg Focus., 22(4):E9 (2007)
Thoracic kyphotic deformity reduction with a distractible titanium cage via an entirely posterior approach.
Neurosurgery., Apr;60(4 Suppl 2):223-30; discussion 230-1 (2007)
Prolonged exposure to antibiotic-impregnated shunt catheters does not increase incidence of late shunt infections.
Childs Nerv Syst., Aug;23(8):867-71 (2007)
Traumatic pericallosal artery aneurysm: a rare complication of transcallosal surgery. Case report.
J. Neurosurg., Feb;106(2 Suppl):153-7 (2007)
Preoperative statin and diuretic use influence the presentation of patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy: results of a large single-institution case-control study.
J. Vasc. Surg., Feb;45(2):298-303 (2007)
Risk of cerebral vasopasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage reduced by statin therapy: A multivariate analysis of an institutional experience.
J. Neurosurg., Nov;105(5):671-4 (2006)
Adjustable vs set-pressure valves decrease the risk of proximal shunt obstruction in the treatment of pediatric hydrocephalus.
Childs Nerv Syst., Mar;23(3):289-95 (2007)
Preoperative imaging of cervical spine hemangioblastomas using three-dimensional fusion digital subtraction angiography. Report of two cases.
J Neurosurg Spine., Jul;5(1):96-100 (2006)
Hyperglycemia independently increases the risk of perioperative stroke, myocardial infarction, and death after carotid endarterectomy.
Neurosurgery., Jun;58(6):1066-73; discussion 1066-73 (2006)
Galbraith Award: simvastatin attenuates experimental cerebral vasospasm and ameliorates serum markers of neuronal and endothelial injury in patients after subarachnoid hemorrhage: a dose-response effect dependent on endothelial nitric oxide synthase.
Clin Neurosurg., 52:371-8 (2005)
Frameless image-guided stereotactic brain biopsy procedure: diagnostic yield, surgical morbidity, and comparison with the frame-based technique.
J. Neurosurg., Feb;104(2):233-7 (2006)
Effect of antibiotic-impregnated shunt catheters in decreasing the incidence of shunt infection in the treatment of hydrocephalus.
J. Neurosurg., Aug;103(2 Suppl):131-6 (2005)
3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A reductase inhibitors reduce the risk of perioperative stroke and mortality after carotid endarterectomy.
J. Vasc. Surg., Nov;42(5):829-36; discussion 836-7 (2005)
Evaluation of a distal pericallosal aneurysm visualized with 3-dimensional digital subtraction angiography: case report and treatment implications.
Surg Neurol., Oct;64(4):321-4 (2005)
The use of ventriculoperitoneal shunts for uncontrollable intracranial hypertension without ventriculomegally secondary to HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis.
Surg Neurol., Jun;63(6):529-31; discussion 531-2 (2005)
Independent predictors of morbidity after image-guided stereotactic brain biopsy: a risk assessment of 270 cases.
J. Neurosurg., May;102(5):897-901 (2005)
Frameless stereotactic ventricular shunt placement for idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
Stereotact Funct Neurosurg., 83(1):12-6 (2005)
Synthes Award for Resident Research in Spinal Cord & Spinal Column Injury: Statins for the treatment of neurological injury: a role beyond cholesterol lowering.
Clin Neurosurg., 51:320-8 (2004)