A F Samdani

Summary

Publications

  1. Samdani A, Ranade A, Sciubba D, Cahill P, Antonacci M, Clements D, et al. Accuracy of free-hand placement of thoracic pedicle screws in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: how much of a difference does surgeon experience make?. Eur Spine J. 2010;19:91-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Meticulous technique allows spine surgeons with a range of surgical experience to accurately and safely place thoracic pedicle screws in the deformed spine. The most experienced surgeons demonstrated the lowest rate of medial breaches. ..
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    Samdani A, Garonzik I, Jallo G, Eberhart C, Zahos P. Spinal angiolipoma: case report and review of the literature. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2004;146:299-302; discussion 302 pubmed
    ..In most cases complete removal is possible, however, prognosis is good even for infiltrating lesions. Thus, one must not risk neurological damage to attain complete resection...
  3. Samdani A, Torre Healy A, Chou D, Cahill A, Storm P. Treatment of osteoblastoma at C7: a multidisciplinary approach. A case report and review of the literature. Eur Spine J. 2009;18 Suppl 2:196-200 pubmed publisher
    ..This multidisciplinary approach markedly decreased blood loss and improved visualization to help achieve complete surgical resection and resolution of clinical symptoms...
  4. Samdani A, Ranade A, Saldanha V, Yondorf M. Learning curve for placement of thoracic pedicle screws in the deformed spine. Neurosurgery. 2010;66:290-4; discussion 294-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We measured the in vivo accuracy of placement of thoracic pedicle screws by computed tomography in the deformed spine by a single surgeon over time...