I D Papanastassiou

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Controversial issues in kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty in malignant vertebral fractures
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    Neuro Oncology Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 21:151-7. 2014
  2. doi Double approach operation for large extracompartmental proximal thigh tumors
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    Department of Orthopedics, General Oncological Hospital Kifisias Agioi Anargyroi, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 107:673-9. 2013
  3. ncbi Fixation of femoral neck fractures using divergent versus parallel cannulated screws
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    First Department of Orthopedics, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 21:63-9. 2011
  4. ncbi Is vertebral augmentation the right choice for cancer patients with painful vertebral compression fractures?
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 10:715-9. 2012
  5. ncbi The actual management of tumor and vertebral compression fractures
    I D Papanastassiou
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Neurosurgical Department, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 56:77-85. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Controversial issues in kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty in malignant vertebral fractures
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    Neuro Oncology Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 21:151-7. 2014
    ..Kyphoplasty (KP) and vertebroplasty (VP) have been successfully employed in the treatment of pathological vertebral fractures...
  2. doi Double approach operation for large extracompartmental proximal thigh tumors
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    Department of Orthopedics, General Oncological Hospital Kifisias Agioi Anargyroi, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 107:673-9. 2013
    ..One illustrative case is presented along with the authors overall experience. We believe that this operation facilitates wide tumor resection in a safe and step-wise manner, as not to add to the morbidity of the procedure...
  3. ncbi Fixation of femoral neck fractures using divergent versus parallel cannulated screws
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    First Department of Orthopedics, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 21:63-9. 2011
    ..Biomechanical data along with larger clinical studies are needed to establish our proposed method...
  4. ncbi Is vertebral augmentation the right choice for cancer patients with painful vertebral compression fractures?
    Ioannis D Papanastassiou
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 10:715-9. 2012
    ..Patients will benefit from vertebral augmentation, even in chronic malignant fractures. A biopsy should be routinely performed and a combination with radiation treatment would be beneficial in most cases...
  5. ncbi The actual management of tumor and vertebral compression fractures
    I D Papanastassiou
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Neurosurgical Department, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 56:77-85. 2012
    ..However, the advent of more targeted and efficient forms of RT (radiosurgery) may be a new treatment paradigm for more radioresistant tumors and may obviate the need for major operations...