Peter C Gerszten

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery for tumors of the sacrum
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal lesions: clinical experience in 125 cases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:89-98; discussion 98-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Combination kyphoplasty and spinal radiosurgery: a new treatment paradigm for pathological fractures
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 3:296-301. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Radiosurgery for benign tumors of the spine using the Synergy S with cone-beam computed tomography image guidance
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:197-202. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Perioperative surgical complications of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: a single-center experience
    Matthew J Tormenti
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:44-50. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Complete percutaneous treatment of vertebral body tumors causing spinal canal compromise using a transpedicular cavitation, cement augmentation, and radiosurgical technique
    Peter C Gerszten
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery for benign tumors of the spine
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 14:e16. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Plasma disc decompression compared with fluoroscopy-guided transforaminal epidural steroid injections for symptomatic contained lumbar disc herniation: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:357-71. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for the treatment of spinal lung metastases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 107:2653-61. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for spinal metastases: clinical experience in 500 cases from a single institution
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:193-9. 2007

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Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery for tumors of the sacrum
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E7. 2003
    ..The authors evaluated a single- fraction radiosurgical technique performed using the CyberKnife Real-Time Image-Guided Radiosurgery System for the treatment of the sacral lesion...
  2. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal lesions: clinical experience in 125 cases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:89-98; discussion 98-9. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility and effectiveness of the treatment of spinal lesions with a single-fraction radiosurgical technique using the CyberKnife...
  3. ncbi request reprint Combination kyphoplasty and spinal radiosurgery: a new treatment paradigm for pathological fractures
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 3:296-301. 2005
    ..The authors evaluated a treatment paradigm of closed fracture reduction and fixation involving kyphoplasty and subsequent spinal radiosurgery...
  4. doi request reprint Radiosurgery for benign tumors of the spine using the Synergy S with cone-beam computed tomography image guidance
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:197-202. 2012
    ..This study represents an evaluation of, and reporting on, the technical aspects of using a dedicated radiosurgery system for the treatment of benign spine tumors...
  5. doi request reprint Perioperative surgical complications of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: a single-center experience
    Matthew J Tormenti
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:44-50. 2012
    ..The authors sought to define the perioperative complication rates of the TLIF procedure at a large academic medical center...
  6. doi request reprint Complete percutaneous treatment of vertebral body tumors causing spinal canal compromise using a transpedicular cavitation, cement augmentation, and radiosurgical technique
    Peter C Gerszten
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E9. 2009
    ..This study evaluated a treatment paradigm for malignant vertebral compression fractures consisting of transpedicular coblation corpectomy combined with closed fracture reduction and fixation, followed by spinal radiosurgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife frameless single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery for benign tumors of the spine
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 14:e16. 2003
    ..In this study the authors evaluated the effectiveness of the CyberKnife for benign spinal lesions involving a single-fraction radiosurgical technique...
  8. doi request reprint Plasma disc decompression compared with fluoroscopy-guided transforaminal epidural steroid injections for symptomatic contained lumbar disc herniation: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:357-71. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate clinical outcomes with PDD as compared with standard care using fluoroscopy-guided transforaminal epidural steroid injection (TFESI) over the course of 2 years...
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for the treatment of spinal lung metastases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 107:2653-61. 2006
    ..The current study evaluated the efficacy of single-fraction radiosurgery for the treatment of spinal lung cancer metastases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for spinal metastases: clinical experience in 500 cases from a single institution
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:193-9. 2007
    ..A prospective nonrandomized, longitudinal cohort study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of frameless single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal lesions
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 13:e2. 2002
    ..In this study the authors evaluated the CyberKnife Real-Time Image-Guided Radiosurgery System for spinal lesion treatment involving a single-fraction radiosurgical technique...
  12. doi request reprint Single-session and multisession CyberKnife radiosurgery for spine metastases-University of Pittsburgh and Georgetown University experience
    Dwight E Heron
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 17:11-8. 2012
    ..The authors compared the effectiveness of single-session (SS) and multisession (MS) stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for the treatment of spinal metastases...
  13. doi request reprint Setup accuracy of spine radiosurgery using cone beam computed tomography image guidance in patients with spinal implants
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:413-20. 2010
    ..In this study the authors prospectively evaluated the accuracy of the patient setup for spine radiosurgery by using CBCT image guidance in the context of orthopedic hardware at the site of disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife radiosurgery for spinal neoplasms
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prog Neurol Surg 20:340-58. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint The use of a hybrid dynamic stabilization and fusion system in the lumbar spine: preliminary experience
    Matthew B Maserati
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E2. 2010
    ..The authors report the use and preliminary results of a novel hybrid dynamic stabilization and fusion construct for the surgical treatment of degenerative lumbar spine pathology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a dedicated spine radiosurgery program using the Elekta Synergy S system
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Neurosurg 113:236-41. 2010
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  17. pmc Effect of fibrin glue on the prevention of persistent cerebral spinal fluid leakage after incidental durotomy during lumbar spinal surgery
    Brian T Jankowitz
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Presbyterian Hospital, Welch Neurosurgical Biomechanical Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Suite B 400, 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:1169-74. 2009
    ..In patients who experienced a durotomy during lumbar spine surgery, the use of fibrin glue for dural repair did not significantly decrease the incidence of a persistent CSF leak...
  18. ncbi request reprint Combination kyphoplasty and spinal radiosurgery: a new treatment paradigm for pathological fractures
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 18:e8. 2005
    ..In this study the authors evaluated a treatment paradigm of closed fracture reduction and fixation in which kyphoplasty was used, followed by single-fraction spinal radiosurgery performed with the CyberKnife...
  19. ncbi request reprint CyberKnife Frameless Radiosurgery for the treatment of extracranial benign tumors
    Ajay K Bhatnagar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, 5230 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 4:571-6. 2005
    ..This study suggests that CyberKnife Radiosurgery is a safe and efficacious treatment modality for benign tumors, even for those patients with recurrent previously irradiated lesions...
  20. doi request reprint Axial presacral lumbar interbody fusion and percutaneous posterior fixation for stabilization of lumbosacral isthmic spondylolisthesis
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 25:E36-40. 2012
    ..Case series...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal metastases from renal cell carcinoma
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 3:288-95. 2005
    ..In this study the authors evaluated the clinical outcome in patients with spinal RCC who underwent single-fraction radiosurgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Single-fraction radiosurgery for the treatment of spinal breast metastases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Cancer 104:2244-54. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the clinical efficacy of the treatment of spinal breast carcinoma metastases with a single-fraction radiosurgical technique...
  23. ncbi request reprint Combined percutaneous transpedicular tumor debulking and kyphoplasty for pathological compression fractures. Technical note
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 6:92-5. 2007
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  24. doi request reprint Radiosurgery for benign intradural spinal tumors
    Peter C Gerszten
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:887-95; discussion 895-6. 2008
    ..There is less experience and more controversy regarding its use for benign tumors of the spine. This study evaluated the clinical efficacy of radiosurgery as part of the treatment paradigm of selected benign tumors of the spine...
  25. pmc A multi-national report on methods for institutional credentialing for spine radiosurgery
    Peter C Gerszten
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 8:158. 2013
    ..This article describes the methods for institutional credentialing for spine radiosurgery at seven highly experienced international institutions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for the treatment of spinal melanoma metastases
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 83:213-21. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the clinical efficacy of radiosurgery for the treatment of melanoma spinal metastases in 28 patients...
  27. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of stereotactic IGRT: spinal radiosurgery
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA edu
    Med Dosim 33:107-16. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint The role of minimally invasive techniques in the management of spine tumors: percutaneous bone cement augmentation, radiosurgery, and microendoscopic approaches
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:441-50; abstract viii. 2007
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  29. doi request reprint Efficacy and cost-effectiveness analysis of external beam and stereotactic body radiation therapy in the treatment of spine metastases: a matched-pair analysis
    Marsha L Haley
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:537-42. 2011
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  30. ncbi request reprint In vivo evaluation of biomechanical anterior cervical plate failure
    William C Welch
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and School for Rehabilitative Sciences and Technology, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Adv Ther 24:415-26. 2007
    ..Surgical technique and patient host factors may also influence the rate of biomechanical construct failure...
  31. doi request reprint Intracranial radiosurgery: an effective and disruptive innovation in neurosurgery
    Ajay Niranjan
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 90:1-7. 2012
    ..Acoustic neuromas and brain metastases are examples of rapidly growing indications of radiosurgery. In this report, the authors describe the emergence of stereotactic radiosurgery as a disruptive innovation in the field of medicine...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cyberknife radiosurgery for metastatic spine tumors
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 15:491-501. 2004
    ..Spinal radiosurgery is likely to become an essential part of any neurosurgical spine center that treats a large number of patients with spinal metastases...
  33. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessment in patients undergoing nucleoplasty-based percutaneous discectomy
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Healthcare System, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:36-42. 2006
    ..In this study the authors evaluated pain, functioning, and quality of life (QOL) in patients with radicular leg and back pain who underwent nucleoplasty-based percutaneous disc decompression...
  34. ncbi request reprint Radiotherapy and radiosurgery for metastatic spine disease: what are the options, indications, and outcomes?
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:S78-92. 2009
    ..Systematic literature review...
  35. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery techniques and current devices
    Ajay Niranjan
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, and Center for Image Guided Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prog Neurol Surg 20:50-67. 2007
    ..Its role as a tool for spine and body surgery is also under evaluation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Accuray CyberKnife image-guided radiosurgical system
    William C Welch
    Presbyterian University Hospital, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine UPMC Health System, 200 Lothrop Street, Suite B 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:141-7. 2005
    ..This article outlines the authors experience with CyberKnife in the treatment of spinal and spine-associated abnormalities...
  37. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery in the management of cancer pain
    Marsha Haley
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 13:277-81. 2009
    ..This article discusses the biology, rationale, evolution, and future direction of radiosurgery for the treatment of pain related to bony metastatic disease...
  38. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of CyberKnife frameless real-time image-guided stereotactic radiosurgery for spinal lesions
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 81:84-9. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the CyberKnife frameless image-guided radiosurgery system for the treatment of spinal lesions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Radiosurgery for benign tumors of the spine: clinical experience and current trends
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 11:133-9. 2012
    ..The application of radiosurgery for non-neoplastic spine disease deserves future investigation...
  40. doi request reprint Retrospective analysis of L5-S1 axial lumbar interbody fusion (AxiaLIF): a comparison with and without the use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrup St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine J 11:1027-32. 2011
    ..Since approval by the Food and Drug Administration in 2002, use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) to promote spinal fusion is increasing...
  41. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic vertebral artery injury during anterior cervical spine surgery
    James P Burke
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, 200 Lothrop Street, Suite B 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine J 5:508-14; discussion 514. 2005
    ..Iatrogenic injury to the vertebral artery during an anterior cervical decompression is a rarely mentioned but potentially catastrophic complication...
  42. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity of the seated straight-leg raise test compared with the supine straight-leg raise test in patients presenting with magnetic resonance imaging evidence of lumbar nerve root compression
    Alon Rabin
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and School for Rehabilitative Sciences and Technology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:840-3. 2007
    ..To compare the sensitivity of 2 methods of performing the straight-leg raise (SLR) test, one in the supine position and the other in the seated position, in patients presenting with signs and symptoms consistent with lumbar radiculopathy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Spine: minimally invasive techniques
    Peter C Gerszten
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Health System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Prog Neurol Surg 19:135-51. 2006
    ..It is only through randomized trials that the potential benefits of these procedures be substantiated in order to justify the sometimes significant increased costs associated with them...
  44. ncbi request reprint Decompression for cervical myelopathy
    Brian T Jankowitz
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Presbyterian University Hospital, The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Spine J 6:317S-322S. 2006
    ..Many validated outcomes measures for cervical spondylotic myelopathy already exist, ranging from the disease-specific Nurick grading scale to the generalized Short Form 36-item (SF-36) questionnaire...
  45. ncbi request reprint The history of military cranioplasty
    Christopher M Bonfield
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and
    Neurosurg Focus 36:E18. 2014
    ..Comprehensive rehabilitation after neurotrauma has emerged as the new standard of care. ..
  46. doi request reprint Extramedullary ependymoma near the conus medullaris with lumbar nerve root attachment: case report
    Christopher M Bonfield
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Division of Neuropathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Pittsburgh, Presbyterian University Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:E831-4. 2011
    ..We believe that this is the first reported case of a low-grade, nonmyxopapillary (World Health Organization grade 2), intradural, extramedullary ependymoma involving a spinal nerve root...
  47. ncbi request reprint Implantable direct current stimulation in para-axial cervical arthrodesis
    William C Welch
    Department of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Adv Ther 21:389-400. 2004
    ..Further investigation is warranted to define the possible role and clinical utility of the IDCBGS in selected patients requiring cervical fusion, particularly those at high risk for nonunion...
  48. ncbi request reprint Alternative strategies for lumbar discectomy: intradiscal electrothermy and nucleoplasty
    William C Welch
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Rehabilitative Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System, Presbyterian University Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 13:E7. 2002
    ..Nucleoplasty may provide a percutaneous alternative to microdiscectomy in selected cases...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based review of the surgical management of vertebral column metastatic disease
    Timothy C Ryken
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E11. 2003
    ..The purpose of this review was to determine the foundation in the literature of views favoring surgical intervention for spinal metastatic disease...
  50. ncbi request reprint Rotational and transpositional flaps for the treatment of spinal wound dehiscence and infections in patient populations with degenerative and oncological disease
    Todd W Vitaz
    Division of Neurological, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:46-51. 2004
    ..In this article the authors discuss the experience from two large teaching institutions at which rotational and transpositional flaps were used in the management of deep wound infections and dehiscences...