JNS: Pediatrics October 17, 2014-click here to listen
Endoscopic disconnection of hypothalamic hamartomas: safety and feasibility of robot-assisted, thulium laser–based procedures. Technical note.
Analysis of the growth pattern of a dermoid cyst. Case report.
JNS: Spine October 17, 2014-click here to listen
Functional variability of sacral roots in bladder control. Clinical article.
The Nationwide Inpatient Sample database does not accurately reflect surgical indications for fusion. Clinical article.
Clinical outcomes and fusion rates following anterior lumbar interbody fusion with bone graft substitute i-FACTOR, an anorganic bone matrix/P-15 composite. Clinical article.
Magnetic resonance imaging localization with cod liver oil capsules for the minimally invasive approach to small intradural extramedullary tumors of the thoracolumbar spine. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine October 10, 2014—click here to listen.
Minimally invasive lateral interbody fusion for the treatment of rostral adjacent-segment lumbar degenerative stenosis without supplemental pedicle screw fixation. Clinical article.
Hemorrhagic onset of spinal angiolipoma. Case report.
Solid radiographic fusion with a nonconstrained device 5 years after cervical arthroplasty. Case report.
JNS September 26, 2014—click here to listen.
Presence of matrix metalloproteinase–2 and tissue inhibitor matrix metalloproteinase–2 gene polymorphisms and immunohistochemical expressions in intracranial meningiomas. Laboratory investigation.
Long-term effectiveness of an ad hoc tailored titanium implant as a spacer for microvascular decompression in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia caused by megadolichoectatic basilar artery anomaly: 9-year follow-up. Case report.
Using a 2-variable method in radionuclide shuntography to predict shunt patency. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine September 5, 2014—click here to listen.
An evidence-based medicine model for rare and often neglected neoplastic conditions. Clinical article.
A cadaveric analysis of cervical fixation: the effect of intermediate fixation points and dynamization in multilevel cervical fusions. Laboratory investigation.
JNS September 5, 2014—click here to listen.
Neuropsychological outcome after epilepsy surgery in patients with bilateral Ammon’s horn sclerosis. Clinical article.
Residual tumor volume versus extent of resection: predictors of survival after surgery for glioblastoma. Clinical article.
Resolution of cranial neuropathies following treatment of intracranial aneurysms with the Pipeline Embolization Device. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine August 29, 2014—click here to listen.
Spine stereotactic body radiotherapy for renal cell cancer spinal metastases: analysis of outcomes and risk of vertebral compression fracture. Clinical article.
Autologous clavicle bone graft for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with titanium interbody cage. Technical note.
Independent assessment of a new pedicle probe and its ability to detect pedicle breach: a cadaveric study. Laboratory investigation.
JNS August 29, 2014—click here to listen.
Tumor location and IDH1 mutation may predict intraoperative seizures during awake craniotomy. Clinical article.
Timing and nature of in-house postoperative events following uncomplicated elective endovascular aneurysm treatment. Clinical article.
Increased rate of positive penicillin skin tests among patients with glioma: insights into the association between allergies and glioma risk. Clinical article.
Reducing costs while maintaining quality in endovascular neurosurgical procedures. Clinical article.
JNS August 22, 2014—click here to listen.
Gamma Knife surgery for incidental cerebral arteriovenous malformations. Clinical article.
Single-center experience with a dual microcatheter technique for the endovascular treatment of wide-necked aneurysms. Clinical article.
Controlled transient hypercapnia: a novel approach for the treatment of delayed cerebral ischemia after subarachnoid hemorrhage? Clinical article.
Neurosurgical management of a giant colloid cyst with atypical clinical and radiological presentation. Case report.
JNS: Pediatrics August 15, 2014—click here to listen.
Brain metastases in patients diagnosed with a solid primary cancer during childhood: experience from a single referral cancer center. Clinical article.
Estimation of normal computed tomography measurements for the upper cervical spine in the pediatric age group. Clinical article.
Epilepsy surgery failure in children: a quantitative and qualitative analysis. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine August 15, 2014—click here to listen.
Utility of routine biopsy at vertebroplasty in the management of vertebral compression fractures: a tertiary center experience. Clinical article.
Computed tomography–guided epidural patching of postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leaks. Clinical article.
Long-term patient outcomes after posterior cervical foraminotomy: an analysis of 151 cases. Clinical article.
JNS August 15, 2014—click here to listen.
Practical surgical indicators to identify candidates for radical resection of insulo-opercular gliomas. Clinical article.
Intraoperative high-field MRI for transsphenoidal reoperations of nonfunctioning pituitary adenoma. Clinical article.
National socioeconomic indicators are associated with outcomes after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a hierarchical mixed-effects analysis. Clinical article.
JNS : Pediatrics July 25, 2014—click here to listen.
Multifocal intraparenchymal hemorrhages after ventriculoperitoneal shunt surgery in infants. Clinical article.
Atypical location and clinical behavior of a subset of intracranial germ cell tumors in children younger than 3 years of age. Clinical article.
JNS July 25, 2014—click here to listen.
Correlation of diffusion tensor tractography and intraoperative macrostimulation during deep brain stimulation for Parkinson disease. Clinical article.
Outpatient follow-up of nonoperative cerebral contusion and traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: does repeat head CT alter clinical decision-making? Clinical article.
Stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastases: a case-matched study comparing treatment results for patients 80 years of age or older versus patients 65–79 years of age. Clinical article.
Patient outcomes and surgical complications in coccidioidomycosis-related hydrocephalus: an institutional review. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine July 8, 2014-click here to listen
Autograft-derived spinal cord mass following olfactory mucosal cell transplantation in a spinal cord injury patient. Case Report.
JNS: July 4, 2014-click here to listen
Radiographic absence of the posterior communicating arteries and the prediction of cognitive dysfunction after carotid endarterectomy. Clinical article
Predictors of outcome in civilians with gunshot wounds to the head upon presentation. Clinical article
Pneumocephalus patterns following endonasal endoscopic skull base surgery as predictors of postoperative CSF leaks. Clinical article
New endoscopic route to the temporal horn of the lateral ventricle: surgical simulation and morphometric assessment. Laboratory investigation
Phase I/IIa trial of fractionated radiotherapy, temozolomide, and autologous formalin-fixed tumor vaccine for newly diagnosed glioblastoma. Clinical article
Cell-mediated allergy to cerebral aneurysm clip causing extensive cerebral edema. Case report
Retrosigmoid removal of small acoustic neuroma: curative tumor removal with preservation of function. Clinical article
JNS: Spine June 27, 2014-click here to listen
Tethered cord due to caudal lipomeningocele associated with a lumbar dural arteriovenous fistula. Case report.
Predicting sagittal deformity after surgery for intramedullary tumors. Clinical article.
JNS: June 20, 2014-click here to listen
Major Harvey Cushing’s difficulties with the British and American armies during World War I. Historical vignette.
The use of simulation in neurosurgical education and training. A systematic review.
Role of oxidized LDL and lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor-1 in cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Laboratory investigation.
Superior performance of cone-beam CT angiography in characterization of intracranial atherosclerosis. Clinical article.
Prediction of methylguanine methyltransferase promoter methylation in glioblastoma using dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance and diffusion tensor imaging. Clinical article.
Case-control studies in neurosurgery. A review.
JNS: Pediatrics June 20, 2014—click here to listen.
Cognitive disorders in pediatric medulloblastoma: what neuroimaging has to offer. A review.
JNS: Pediatrics June 13, 2014—click here to listen.
The pathological spectrum of solid CNS metastases in the pediatric population. Clinical article.
Thirty-day outcomes of cerebrospinal fluid shunt surgery: data from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatrics. Clinical article.
JNS: Spine June 13, 2014—click here to listen.
Safety and efficacy of pedicle screw placement using intraoperative computed tomography: consecutive series of 1148 pedicle screws. Clinical article.
Outcomes following attempted en bloc resection of cervical chordomas in the C-1 and C-2 region versus the subaxial region: a multiinstitutional experience. Clinical article.
Arthroplasty for cervical spondylotic myelopathy: similar results to patients with only radiculopathy at 3 years’ follow-up. Clinical article.
En bloc hemisacrectomy and internal hemipelvectomy via the posterior approach. Technical note.
In vivo 3D kinematic changes in the cervical spine after laminoplasty for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Clinical article.
Primary malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor of the spine with acute hydrocephalus: a rare clinical entity. Case report.
Isolated central canal rupture of spinal dermoid. Report of 3 cases.
Cauda equina schwannoma presenting with intratumoral hemorrhage and intracranial subarachnoid hemorrhage. Case report.
JNS: Spine June 6, 2014—click here to listen.
Molecular characterization of chroma xenografts generated from a novel primary chordoma cell source and two chordoma cell lines. Laboratory investigation.
Tumor extravasation following a cement augmentation procedure for vertebral compression fracture in metastatic spinal disease. Report of 2 cases.
Subacute posttraumatic ascending myelopathy in a 15-year-old boy. Case report.
JNS: Pediatrics June 6, 2014—click here to listen.
Differences in vascular endothelial growth factor receptor expression and correlation with the degree of enhancement in medulloblastoma. Clinical article.
Pediatric skull fractures: the need for surgical intervention, characteristics, complications, and outcomes. Clinical article.
JNS May 30, 2014—click here to listen.
The effect of duty hour regulations on outcomes of neurological surgery in training hospitals in the United States: duty hour regulations and patient outcomes. Clinical article.
Volumetric response to radiosurgery for brain metastasis varies by cell of origin. Clinical article.
Gamma Knife surgery for arteriovenous malformations within or adjacent to the ventricles. Clinical article.
Relevance of early head CT scans following neurosurgical procedures: an analysis of 892 intracranial procedures at Rush University Medical Center. Clinical article.