Vivek A Mehta

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Publications

  1. doi Trans-foraminal versus posterior lumbar interbody fusion: comparison of surgical morbidity
    Vivek A Mehta
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Johns Hopkins Spinal Column Biomechanics and Surgical Outcomes Laboratory, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurol Res 33:38-42. 2011
  2. pmc Advanced imaging modalities in the detection of cerebral vasospasm
    Jena N Mills
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 3300, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurol Res Int 2013:415960. 2013
  3. pmc Matrix Metalloproteinases in Cerebral Vasospasm following Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    Vivek Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 3300, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurol Res Int 2013:943761. 2013
  4. doi Safety and efficacy of concurrent pediatric spinal cord untethering and deformity correction
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:401-5. 2011
  5. pmc Impact of tethered cord release on symptoms of Chiari II malformation in children born with a myelomeningocele
    Vivek A Mehta
    Divison of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Meyer Bldg, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:975-8. 2011
  6. doi Implications of spinopelvic alignment for the spine surgeon
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:707-21. 2012
  7. doi Spinal cord tethering following myelomeningocele repair
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 6:498-505. 2010
  8. doi Factors associated with progression-free survival and long-term neurological outcome after resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors: analysis of 101 consecutive cases
    Giannina L Garcés-Ambrossi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:591-9. 2009
  9. doi Sacral tumor resection and the impact on pelvic incidence
    Oren N Gottfried
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:78-84. 2011
  10. ncbi Intramedullary tumoral calcinosis
    Vivek A Mehta
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:630-5. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi Trans-foraminal versus posterior lumbar interbody fusion: comparison of surgical morbidity
    Vivek A Mehta
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Johns Hopkins Spinal Column Biomechanics and Surgical Outcomes Laboratory, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurol Res 33:38-42. 2011
    ..We review our experience with TLIF versus PLIF to compare operative complications...
  2. pmc Advanced imaging modalities in the detection of cerebral vasospasm
    Jena N Mills
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 3300, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurol Res Int 2013:415960. 2013
    ..We examine physiologic assessment by PET, HMPAO SPECT, Xe Clearance, Xenon-Enhanced CT (Xe/CT), Perfusion CT (PCT), and Diffusion-Weighted/MR Perfusion Imaging. Comparative advantages and limitations are discussed...
  3. pmc Matrix Metalloproteinases in Cerebral Vasospasm following Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    Vivek Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 3300, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurol Res Int 2013:943761. 2013
    ..This paper presents an overview of MMPs and describes existing data pertinent to delayed cerebral vasospasm...
  4. doi Safety and efficacy of concurrent pediatric spinal cord untethering and deformity correction
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:401-5. 2011
    ..A retrospective clinical records analysis of concurrent pediatric spinal cord deformity correction and tethered cord release compared with a 2-staged approach...
  5. pmc Impact of tethered cord release on symptoms of Chiari II malformation in children born with a myelomeningocele
    Vivek A Mehta
    Divison of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Meyer Bldg, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:975-8. 2011
    ..Despite the association of Chiari II malformation with myelomeningocele, the impact of tethered cord release on CIIM symptoms in patients has not been explored...
  6. doi Implications of spinopelvic alignment for the spine surgeon
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:707-21. 2012
    ..Additionally, the authors rate and critique the quality of the literature cited in a systematic review approach to give the reader an estimate of the veracity of the conclusions reached from these reports...
  7. doi Spinal cord tethering following myelomeningocele repair
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 6:498-505. 2010
    ..The response of symptoms to untethering and the role of duraplasty and scoliosis in retethering are explored...
  8. doi Factors associated with progression-free survival and long-term neurological outcome after resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors: analysis of 101 consecutive cases
    Giannina L Garcés-Ambrossi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:591-9. 2009
    ..However, factors associated with tumor resectability, tumor recurrence, and long-term neurological outcome are poorly understood...
  9. doi Sacral tumor resection and the impact on pelvic incidence
    Oren N Gottfried
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:78-84. 2011
    ..Total sacrectomy results in complete disruption of the SI joint. The purpose of this study was to determine if PI is altered as a result of total or subtotal sacral resection...
  10. ncbi Intramedullary tumoral calcinosis
    Vivek A Mehta
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:630-5. 2010
    ..Additionally, salient features of the TC diagnosis, radiological patterns, histological findings, treatment, and outcomes are discussed...
  11. ncbi Transarterial embolization of an anterior fossa cranial base dural arteriovenous fistula
    Brian Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    Neurosurg Focus 37:1. 2014
    ..Angiographic cure was achieved with one-stage Onyx embolization. The video can be found here: http://youtu.be/KVE0fUIECQM . ..
  12. doi Primary intramedullary spinal germ cell tumors
    Vivek A Mehta
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:478.e1-6. 2011
    ..Intramedullary spinal germ cell tumors are rare lesions, with germinomas being the most common variant...
  13. doi Harvey Cushing and "birth hemorrhage": early pediatric neurosurgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Vivek A Mehta
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 8:647-53. 2011
    ..By reviewing Cushing's operative indications, techniques, and outcomes, the authors aim to understand the philosophy of his pediatric neurosurgical management and how this informed his development of neurosurgery as a new specialty...
  14. doi The evolution of surgical management for craniosynostosis
    Vivek A Mehta
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 29:E5. 2010
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  15. ncbi Balloon-assisted transarterial embolization of type 1 spinal dural arteriovenous fistula
    Brian Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Neurosurg Focus 37:1. 2014
    ..Angiographic cure was achieved with a one-stage procedure in which coils were used to occlude the distal segmental vessels, followed by balloon-assisted embolization with Onyx. The video can be found here: http://youtu.be/8aehJbueH0U . ..
  16. doi Translaminar versus pedicle screw fixation of C2: comparison of surgical morbidity and accuracy of 313 consecutive screws
    Scott L Parker
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Spinal Column Biomechanics and Surgical Outcomes Laboratory, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:343-8; discussion 348-9. 2009
    ..It is unclear if TL versus PD screw fixation of C2 is truly associated with less operative morbidity, greater accuracy of screw placement, or equivalent durability...