JNS: Pediatrics May 31, 2013-click here to listen
Clinical features of familial juvenile cases of moyamoya disease: analysis of patients treated in a single institute over a 28-year period. Clinical article.
JNS May 31, 2013-click here to listen
Time course of recovery following poor-grade SAH: the incidence of delayed improvement and implications for SAH outcome study design. Clinical article.
Contribution of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in the brain response to traumatic brain injury. Laboratory investigation.
Hypoglossal canal dural arteriovenous fistula: incidence and the relationship between symptoms and drainage pattern. Clinical article.
Accuracy of deep brain stimulation electrode placement using intraoperative computed tomography without microelectrode recording. Clinical article.
Case-specific protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid leakage after endonasal endoscopic surgery. Clinical article.
JNS May 24, 2013-click here to listen
Diminished default mode network recruitment of the hippocampus and parahippocampus in temporal lobe epilepsy. Clinical article.
Effective treatment of refractory intracranial hypertension after traumatic brain injury with repeated boluses of 14.6% hypertonic saline. Clinical article.
The hemodynamic effects during sustained low-efficiency dialysis versus continuous veno-venous hemofiltration for uremic patients with brain hemorrhage: a crossover study. Clinical article.
Use of the intrathoracic pressure regulator to lower intracranial pressure in patients with altered intracranial elastance: a pilot study. Clinical article.
JNS May 17, 2013-click here to listen
Combined chronic lymphocytic leukemia and prolactinoma: a rare occurrence in a patient presenting with pituitary apoplexy. Case report.
Benefit of cone-beam computed tomography angiography in acute management of angiographically undetectable ruptured arteriovenous malformations. Clinical article.
JNS: Pediatrics May 10, 2013-click here to listen
Pancraniosynostosis following endoscope-assisted strip craniectomy and helmet orthosis for sagittal suture craniosynostosis in a nonsyndromic patient. Case report.
Nonoperative management of solitary eosinophilic granulomas of the calvaria. Clinical article.
Complex dural arteriovenous fistula in Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome. Case report.
Arachnoid cyst slit valves: the mechanism for arachnoid cyst enlargement. Report of 5 cases.
JNS: Spine May 10, 2013-click here to listen
Radiographic and clinical evaluation of cage subsidence after stand-alone lateral interbody fusion. Clinical article.
Comparison of operative and nonoperative management of spinal epidural abscess: a retrospective review of clinical and laboratory predictors of neurological outcome. Clinical article.
Extradural cyst causing spinal cord compression in osteoporotic compression fracture. Case report.
JNS: May 10, 2013-click here to listen
Antonius Balthazar Raymundus Hirsch and the peregrination of “gasserian ganglion”. Historical vignette.
William P. Van Wagenen (1897–1961): pupil, mentor, and neurosurgical pioneer. Historical vignette.
Cerebral microarteriovenous malformations: a series of 28 cases. Clinical article.
Survival among patients with 10 or more brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery. Clinical article.
Impact of global cerebral atrophy on clinical outcome after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Clinical article.
Association of increased body mass index with Chiari malformation Type I and syrinx formation in adults. Clinical article.
Ophthalmological outcome after resection of tumors based on the pineal gland. Clinical article.
Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring of extracranial-intracranial bypass procedures. Clinical article.
Complement polymorphisms and cognitive dysfunction after carotid endarterectomy. Clinical article.
Low-grade astrocytomas: the prognostic value of fibrillary, gemistocytic, and protoplasmic tumor histology. Clinical article.
JNS May 3, 2013-click here to listen.
Dissociation of vasospasm-related morbidity and outcomes in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with clazosentan: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
Clinicopathological characteristics and treatment of rhabdoid glioblastoma.
Seizure outcome in surgically treated drug-resistant mesial temporal lobe epilepsy based on the recent histopathological classifications.
Nonsurgical treatment of chronic subdural hematoma with tranexamic acid.
Intracerebral hemorrhage—click here to listen.
In this podcast, topic editor Dr. David Newell of the Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, Washington speaks with Dr. Stephen Monteith of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They discuss Dr. Monteith and colleagues’ article: “Transcranial MR-guided focused ultrasound sonothrombolysis in the treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage,” which appears in this month’s issue. Find this month’s issue of Neurosurgical Focus here.