Jeffrey V Rosenfeld

Summary

Affiliation: Alfred Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the surgical management of spine trauma in the morbidly obese patient: a case series
    Hannah E Rosenfeld
    Medical Faculty, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:101-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Blast-related traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 12:882-93. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Early management of severe traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet 380:1088-98. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of treatment for hypothalamic hamartoma: a personal odyssey
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurosurg Focus 30:E1. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Red cell superoxide dismutase activity in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Deniz Tuncel
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Kahramanmaras University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 13:991-4. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Bomb blast, mild traumatic brain injury and psychiatric morbidity: a review
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Australia
    Injury 41:437-43. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the Australian hospital system adequately prepared for terrorism?
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:567-70. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A neurosurgeon in Iraq: a personal perspective
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Colonel, Royal Australian Army Medical Corps, Department of Surgery and Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Commercial Rd, Prahran, Victoria 3188, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 13:986-90. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Management of severe head injury: can we do better?
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Lancet 366:1509-10. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Damage control neurosurgery
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery and Surgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Commercial Road, Prahran 3181, Vic, Australia
    Injury 35:655-60. 2004

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the surgical management of spine trauma in the morbidly obese patient: a case series
    Hannah E Rosenfeld
    Medical Faculty, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:101-9. 2013
    ..This study aims to increase awareness of current limitations in the surgical management of spine trauma in morbidly obese individuals, and to illustrate practical solutions...
  2. doi request reprint Blast-related traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 12:882-93. 2013
    ..The application of advanced neuroimaging and the identification of specific molecular biomarkers in serum for diagnosis and prognosis are rapidly advancing, and might help to further categorise these injuries. ..
  3. doi request reprint Early management of severe traumatic brain injury
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet 380:1088-98. 2012
    ..We are optimistic that further gains in outcome for patients with severe traumatic brain injury will be achieved in the next decade...
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of treatment for hypothalamic hamartoma: a personal odyssey
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurosurg Focus 30:E1. 2011
    ..Total seizure-freedom rates of 52% to 66% have been achieved with surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Red cell superoxide dismutase activity in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Deniz Tuncel
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Kahramanmaras University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 13:991-4. 2006
    ..In this preliminary study, we did not find any correlation between SOD1 activity level and diagnosis or prognosis. Measured SOD1 activity sometimes supports ALS diagnosis, but it is neither a specific nor a prognostic factor...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bomb blast, mild traumatic brain injury and psychiatric morbidity: a review
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Australia
    Injury 41:437-43. 2010
    ..There also needs to be a continued emphasis on the de-stigmatization of psychological conditions in military personnel returning from deployment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the Australian hospital system adequately prepared for terrorism?
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:567-70. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint A neurosurgeon in Iraq: a personal perspective
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Colonel, Royal Australian Army Medical Corps, Department of Surgery and Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Commercial Rd, Prahran, Victoria 3188, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 13:986-90. 2006
    ..Strategies for managing the mass casualties, and the severe penetrating craniofacial trauma are presented and the reasons for the low mortality of troops injured in Iraq are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Management of severe head injury: can we do better?
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Lancet 366:1509-10. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Damage control neurosurgery
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery and Surgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Commercial Road, Prahran 3181, Vic, Australia
    Injury 35:655-60. 2004
    ..This surgery should always be done in collaboration with the trauma team caring for the overall needs of the patient. The Definitive Surgery Trauma Course (DSTC) is an ideal educational vehicle to disseminate the principles of DCNS...
  11. ncbi request reprint Operative technique: the anterior transcallosal transseptal interforniceal approach to the third ventricle and resection of hypothalamic hamartomas
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 11:738-44. 2004
    ..This operative approach is applicable to other pathology in the third ventricle or hypothalamic region and has advantages compared with the standard transcallosal approach to the third ventricle...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ethics, stem cells and spinal cord repair
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 180:637-9. 2004
    ..Premature application of stem cell transplantation in humans with spinal cord injury should be discouraged...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes at 12 months after early magnetic resonance imaging in acute trauma patients with persistent midline cervical tenderness and negative computed tomography
    Helen M Ackland
    National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1068-81. 2013
    ..Screening cervical magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) had been conducted after negative computed tomography (CT) when tenderness was persistent...
  14. doi request reprint Health resource utilisation costs in acute patients with persistent midline cervical tenderness following road trauma
    Helen M Ackland
    National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Injury 43:1908-16. 2012
    ..Our aim was to determine the association of acute and post-acute patient and injury characteristics with health resource costs in such patients following road trauma...
  15. doi request reprint Outcome and predictors of functional recovery 5 years following pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)
    Cathy Catroppa
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:707-18. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine functional outcomes following traumatic brain injury (TBI) during early childhood, to investigate impairments up to 5 years postinjury and identify predictors of outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intellectual outcome from preschool traumatic brain injury: a 5-year prospective, longitudinal study
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e1064-71. 2009
    ..To date, few studies have followed very young children over time after insult...
  17. doi request reprint Monitoring of the association between cerebral blood flow velocity and intracranial pressure
    Philip M Lewis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Australia
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 114:147-51. 2012
    ..009). FIx may provide unique insights into the behaviour of the cerebral circulation during intracranial hypertension...
  18. doi request reprint Educational skills: long-term outcome and predictors following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:716-32. 2009
    ..While a dose-response relationship for severity was evident for the young group, this was not always the case for the old group. Significant predictors of outcome included both severity and acute intellectual function...
  19. doi request reprint Early predictors of mortality after spine trauma: a level 1 Australian trauma center study
    Jin W Tee
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:169-77. 2013
    ..Retrospective cohort study...
  20. doi request reprint Cervical interbody fusion is enhanced by allogeneic mesenchymal precursor cells in an ovine model
    Tony Goldschlager
    Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories, Department of Surgery, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:615-23. 2011
    ..An experimental study using a sheep cervical spine interbody fusion model...
  21. doi request reprint Decompressive craniectomy in diffuse traumatic brain injury
    D James Cooper
    Department of Intensive Care, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    N Engl J Med 364:1493-502. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether decompressive craniectomy improves the functional outcome in patients with severe traumatic brain injury and refractory raised intracranial pressure...
  22. ncbi request reprint Transcallosal resection of hypothalamic hamartomas in patients with intractable epilepsy
    A Simon Harvey
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Epileptic Disord 5:257-65. 2003
    ..The operative risks include stroke, short-term memory disturbance, weight gain and minor endocrine disturbances. Based on published data, the transcallosal approach appears to be safer and more effective than other operative strategies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Third Edition profiles and their relationship to self-reported outcome following traumatic brain injury
    Yasmin E Harman-Smith
    a School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 35:785-98. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that subtle cognitive impairments after TBI should be interpreted in conjunction with patient's self-reported problems...
  24. ncbi request reprint Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolus in patients with traumatic brain injury: a prospective observational study
    Adrian J Praeger
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 14:10-3. 2012
    ..A high rate of DVT was reported before routine thromboprophylaxis, but the current DVT rate in TBI patients receiving best-practice mechanical and pharmacological prophylaxis is unknown...
  25. doi request reprint Intellectual ability 10 years after traumatic brain injury in infancy and childhood: what predicts outcome?
    Vicki Anderson
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 29:143-53. 2012
    ..However, between 30 months and 10 years post-insult, children appear to make appropriate developmental gains, contrary to the speculation that these children "grow into their deficits."..
  26. doi request reprint Predictors of cognitive function and recovery 10 years after traumatic brain injury in young children
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, 3052 Australia
    Pediatrics 129:e254-61. 2012
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Understanding predictors of functional recovery and outcome 30 months following early childhood head injury
    Vicki A Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Neuropsychology 20:42-57. 2006
    ..In conclusion, children with more severe injuries and lower preinjury adaptive abilities, and whose families are coping poorly, are at greatest risk of long-term impairment in day-to-day skills, even several years postinjury...
  28. ncbi request reprint MR imaging and spectroscopic study of epileptogenic hypothalamic hamartomas: analysis of 72 cases
    Jeremy L Freeman
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:450-62. 2004
    ..We aimed to detail the relationship of hypothalamic hamartomas to surrounding structures, to determine the frequency and nature of associated abnormalities, and to gain insight into mechanisms of epileptogenesis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Early decompressive craniectomy for patients with severe traumatic brain injury and refractory intracranial hypertension--a pilot randomized trial
    D James Cooper
    Department of Intensive Care, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    J Crit Care 23:387-93. 2008
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Functional recovery ten years after pediatric traumatic brain injury: outcomes and predictors
    Cathy Catroppa
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 29:2539-47. 2012
    ..These results highlight the importance of monitoring functional skills in the long term, especially for those children presenting with risk factors...
  31. ncbi request reprint 'Talk and die' patients presenting to a major trauma centre over a 10 year period: a critical review
    Tony Goldschlager
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Surgery, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Rd, Prahran, 3181, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 14:618-23; discussion 624. 2007
    ..The small number of patients precludes inferences regarding causal relationships, although potentially preventable factors, which could have been contributory to patient deterioration, were identified...
  32. ncbi request reprint The evolution of an integrated State Trauma System in Victoria, Australia
    Chris Atkin
    Department of Trauma Surgery, The Alfred and Monash University, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Injury 36:1277-87. 2005
    ..The Victorian experience with the development of an integrated trauma system should aid in the development of similar systems nationally and internationally and is described in this paper...
  33. ncbi request reprint Children or young adults? A population-based study on adolescent head injury
    Biswadev Mitra
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:343-50. 2006
    ..The aim was to study the epidemiology of significant adolescent head injury in a statewide population...
  34. doi request reprint Neurogenesis and glial proliferation are stimulated following diffuse traumatic brain injury in adult rats
    Nicole Bye
    National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurosci Res 89:986-1000. 2011
    ..We conclude that diffuse brain injury stimulates early stages of a neurogenic response similar to that described for models of focal TBI...
  35. doi request reprint Long-term cognitive outcome after transcallosal resection of hypothalamic hamartoma in older adolescents and adults with gelastic seizures
    Jacqueline F I Anderson
    Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsy Behav 18:81-7. 2010
    ..Three of the four participants also demonstrated lasting reduction in memory function postoperatively. The TAIF approach to HH resection is associated with a high risk of long-term memory impairment in older adolescents and adults...
  36. doi request reprint Survival of trauma patients with coma and bilateral fixed dilated pupils
    Krishanu Chaudhuri
    Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Injury 40:28-32. 2009
    ..Pre-hospital management of these patients affects the true measurement of the GCS and other factors may affect pupillary status...
  37. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of BCVI at a single state trauma centre
    Peter Y K Hwang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Injury 41:929-34. 2010
    ..Blunt carotid and vertebral artery injury (BCVI) is a relatively uncommon but potentially devastating injury. The aim of our study was to highlight the incidence, patterns, presentation and associations of BCVI at our institution...
  38. doi request reprint Management and hospital outcome of the severely head injured elderly patient
    Biswadev Mitra
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:588-92. 2008
    ..This study outlines the demographics, injury characteristics, management and outcome of the elderly trauma patients with severe head injury across a defined population...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prehospital rapid sequence intubation improves functional outcome for patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial
    Stephen A Bernard
    Ambulance Victoria, Monash University School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, The Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Surg 252:959-65. 2010
    ..To determine whether paramedic rapid sequence intubation in patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) improves neurologic outcomes at 6 months compared with intubation in the hospital...
  40. doi request reprint Cervical spine magnetic resonance imaging in alert, neurologically intact trauma patients with persistent midline tenderness and negative computed tomography results
    Helen M Ackland
    National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Emerg Med 58:521-30. 2011
    ..We present the cross-sectional analysis of baseline information collected as a component of a prospective observational study...
  41. doi request reprint Attentional skills 10 years post-paediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 25:858-69. 2011
    ..It was predicted that more severe TBI would be associated with generalized deficits at 10 years post-TBI, particularly for skills not mastered at time of injury...
  42. ncbi request reprint The endocrinology of hypothalamic hamartoma surgery for intractable epilepsy
    Jeremy L Freeman
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Epileptic Disord 5:239-47. 2003
    ..Long term follow-up of growth and sexual development in a large series of patients is required...
  43. ncbi request reprint Implementing evidence-based recommended practices for the management of patients with mild traumatic brain injuries in Australian emergency care departments: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Marije Bosch
    Department of Surgery, Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Trials 15:281. 2014
    ..The primary objective is to establish whether the intervention is effective in increasing the percentage of patients for which appropriate post-traumatic amnesia screening is performed...
  44. pmc Post-traumatic hypoxia is associated with prolonged cerebral cytokine production, higher serum biomarker levels, and poor outcome in patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Edwin B Yan
    1 National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 31:618-29. 2014
    ..S100 and MBP could be implemented to track the occurrence of post-TBI hypoxia, and prompt adequate treatment...
  45. pmc Improving the care of people with traumatic brain injury through the Neurotrauma Evidence Translation (NET) program: protocol for a program of research
    Sally E Green
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:74. 2012
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  46. ncbi request reprint Cervical spine assessment in the unconscious trauma patient: a major trauma service's experience with passive flexion-extension radiography
    Ilan Freedman
    Department of Trauma Surgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    J Trauma 58:1183-8. 2005
    ..This study examines the usefulness of this passive imaging in investigating for occult cervical injury...
  47. doi request reprint Endogenous melatonin increases in cerebrospinal fluid of patients after severe traumatic brain injury and correlates with oxidative stress and metabolic disarray
    Marc A Seifman
    National Trauma Research Institute, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:684-96. 2008
    ..This elevation is likely to represent a response to oxidative stress and metabolic disarray, although further studies are required to elucidate these relationships...
  48. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic hamartoma treatment: surgical resection with the transcallosal approach
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 14:88-98. 2007
    ..The transcallosal resection of HH is an effective and safe treatment, but there is a small risk of short-term memory impairment. The endoscopic approach is an alternative to the transcallosal approach for smaller HH...
  49. ncbi request reprint Gunshot injury to the head and spine
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 9:9-16. 2002
    ..Steroids are not indicated for these injuries. Neurosurgeons should take an active role in formulating and supporting public policy which aims to reduce possession and usage of firearms and therefore the prevalence of gunshot injuries...
  50. ncbi request reprint Current controversies in the management of patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Alexios A Adamides
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:163-74. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Intelligence and adaptive function in children diagnosed with brain tumour during infancy
    Robyn Stargatt
    Department of Psychology, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Neurooncol 80:295-303. 2006
    ..Assessment of infants presenting with brain tumours is difficult and there is little information available regarding the development of infants prior to treatment and hence the impact of the tumour itself on developmental outcomes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prehospital intubation and chest decompression is associated with unexpected survival in major thoracic blunt trauma
    Nathan Bushby
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:443-9. 2005
    ..Further analysis determined prehospital interventions that appeared to contribute to 'unexpected survival'...
  53. doi request reprint Trauma resuscitation errors and computer-assisted decision support
    Mark Fitzgerald
    Trauma Service, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Surg 146:218-25. 2011
    ..This project tested the hypothesis that computer-aided decision support during the first 30 minutes of trauma resuscitation reduces management errors...
  54. doi request reprint ANZCCSG BabyBrain99; intensified systemic chemotherapy, second look surgery and involved field radiation in young children with central nervous system malignancy
    Pratiti Bandopadhayay
    Children s Cancer Centre, Royal Children s Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1055-61. 2011
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint A synthetic haemoglobin-based oxygen carrier and the reversal of cardiac hypoxia secondary to severe anaemia following trauma
    Mark C Fitzgerald
    The Alfred, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:471-3. 2011
    ..Severe anaemia and cardiac hypoxia were reversed after slow infusion of this agent. No vasoactive side effects were associated with the treatment, possibly due to the slow infusion, and the patient survived...
  56. doi request reprint Acute traumatic coagulopathy in the setting of isolated traumatic brain injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Daniel S Epstein
    Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Injury 45:819-24. 2014
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to examine the incidence and outcome of patients with ATC in the setting of iTBI...
  57. doi request reprint Assessment of cerebral autoregulation from respiratory oscillations in ventilated patients after traumatic brain injury
    Philip M Lewis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Australia
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 114:141-6. 2012
    ..27). Mann-Whitney test for mortality vs. PS was significant (p < 0.05) for PSm only. Respiratory PS responds to changes in CPP and RR and correlates weakly with CA. Respiratory PS may have some prognostic value for patients with TBI...
  58. doi request reprint 10 years outcome from childhood traumatic brain injury
    Vicki Anderson
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne
    Int J Dev Neurosci 30:217-24. 2012
    ..Although rates of social impairment were also elevated, they were less related to injury factors, suggesting that cognitive/adaptive outcomes and social consequences of TBI may have different bases...
  59. doi request reprint The role of social support in families coping with childhood brain tumor
    Alun C Jackson
    Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Psychosoc Oncol 27:1-24. 2009
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Image guidance for rapid temporal acoustic window localisation prior to transcranial Doppler ultrasound in the neurosurgical patient
    Philip M Lewis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Neurosurg 24:303-5. 2010
    ..We conclude that image guidance improves success rates, increases operator confidence and decreases procedural time for transcranial Doppler ultrasound...
  61. ncbi request reprint External ventricular drain infections are independent of drain duration: an argument against elective revision
    Cheng H Lo
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurosurg 106:378-83. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Activin a release into cerebrospinal fluid in a subset of patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    David J Phillips
    Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 23:1283-94. 2006
    ..Thus, some TBI patients have an early release of activin A into the CSF that may result from activation of inflammatory and/or neuroprotective pathways...
  63. ncbi request reprint Resective surgery in infants and young children with intractable epilepsy
    Richard G Bittar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 9:142-6. 2002
    ..Quality of life was enhanced in all patients. This series confirms that excellent results can be obtained following excisional surgery in well-selected infants and young children with intractable seizures...
  64. pmc The tissue-type plasminogen activator-plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 complex promotes neurovascular injury in brain trauma: evidence from mice and humans
    Maithili Sashindranath
    Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Brain 135:3251-64. 2012
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Timing of traumatic brain injury in childhood and intellectual outcome
    Louise M Crowe
    Critical Care and Neuroscience, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:745-54. 2012
    ..This study extended previous research by examining whether the influence of age on recovery fits an early vulnerability or critical developmental periods model...
  66. doi request reprint Postoperative intracranial haemorrhage: a review
    Marc A Seifman
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    Neurosurg Rev 34:393-407. 2011
    ..We conclude by providing recommendations for clinical practice based on the literature reviewed to aid clinicians in the detection and avoidance of POH...
  67. ncbi request reprint Thirty month outcome from early childhood head injury: a prospective analysis of neurobehavioural recovery
    Vicki A Anderson
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain 127:2608-20. 2004
    ..In conclusion, children with more severe injuries, lower pre-injury adaptive abilities and lower socio-economic status are at greatest risk of long-term neurobehavioural impairment, even several years post-injury...
  68. ncbi request reprint The role of evidence-based medicine in neurosurgery
    Prateek Bandopadhayay
    Departments of Surgery and Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Commercial Road, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 15:373-8. 2008
    ..We recommend that neurosurgical organisations and societies take up this challenge and develop EBM education programs, encouraging the practise of EBM by neurosurgeons and neurosurgical trainees...
  69. ncbi request reprint Cervical motion preservation using mesenchymal progenitor cells and pentosan polysulfate, a novel chondrogenic agent: preliminary study in an ovine model
    Tony Goldschlager
    Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E4. 2010
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Does decompressive craniectomy improve outcomes in patients with diffuse traumatic brain injury?
    D James Cooper
    Med J Aust 194:437-8. 2011
  71. ncbi request reprint Healing of a brain abscess by secondary intention. Case report
    Peter Georgius
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurosurg 99:1091-3. 2003
    ..The cerebral abscess healed rapidly by secondary intention. This may be a safe and effective option for an abscess that is walled off by granulation tissue and situated close to the cortical surface...
  72. ncbi request reprint Traumatic carotid artery-cavernous sinus fistula treated with a covered stent. Report of two cases
    Anoop Madan
    Department of Radiology, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurosurg 104:969-73. 2006
    ..The placement of a covered stent to occlude the lesion from the outset may represent a new therapeutic approach to the treatment of these lesions...
  73. ncbi request reprint Microsurgical anatomy of the transcallosal anterior interforniceal approach to the third ventricle
    Rungsak Siwanuwatn
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Neurosurgery 56:390-6; discussion 390-6. 2005
    ..We explored relevant regional microanatomy as it relates to the challenging anterior interforniceal (AIF) approach for removing hypothalamic hamartomas...
  74. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson's disease
    Robert Iansek
    Movement Disorders Program, Kingston Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:142-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of bilateral deep brain stimulation in the subthalamic nucleus for symptomatic relief of advanced idiopathic Parkinson's disease...
  75. doi request reprint Surgery in developing countries
    Jeffrey V Rosenfeld
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:108; author reply 208-9. 2008
    ..The authors developed a low-cost humanitarian program with the goals of treating frontoethmoidal MECs, ensuring careful postoperative follow-up, and teaching Khmer surgeons how to treat these malformations...
  76. ncbi request reprint Terrorism and blast explosions: lessons for the Australian surgical community
    Susan J Neuhaus
    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:637-44. 2006
    ..This paper covers the mechanisms and pathophysiology of blast injuries and discusses issues of surgical management as they would apply to an Australian civilian setting...
  77. ncbi request reprint Surgical strategies for approaching hypothalamic hamartomas causing gelastic seizures in the pediatric population: transventricular compared with skull base approaches
    Iman Feiz-Erfan
    Division of Neurological Surgery and Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:325-32. 2005
    ..The authors provide evidence that direct resection of hypothalamic hamartomas (HHs) can improve associated gelastic and nongelastic seizures...
  78. ncbi request reprint Children's attentional skills 5 years post-TBI
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:354-69. 2007
    ..This study examined attentional skills in a group of children who had sustained a mild, moderate, or severe TBI between the ages of 2 and 7 years...