Justin S Smith

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between absence of epidermal growth factor receptor immunoreactivity and poor prognosis in patients with atypical meningioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:1034-40. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Role of extent of resection in the long-term outcome of low-grade hemispheric gliomas
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1338-45. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of early follow-up computed tomography imaging in the management of traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial hemorrhage
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Brain and Spinal Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 63:75-82. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging abnormalities in pediatric patients with surgically-treated intracranial mass lesions
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 79:203-9. 2006
  5. pmc Functional mapping-guided resection of low-grade gliomas in eloquent areas of the brain: improvement of long-term survival. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:566-73. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Cervical radiographical alignment: comprehensive assessment techniques and potential importance in cervical myelopathy
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Université Aix Marseille, Marseille, France University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Spine Unit 2, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S149-60. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative prognostic classification system for hemispheric low-grade gliomas in adults
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 109:817-24. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Serial diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in cases of glioma: distinguishing tumor recurrence from postresection injury
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:428-38. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Change in Classification Grade by the SRS-Schwab Adult Spinal Deformity Classification Predicts Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life Measures: Prospective Analysis of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1663-71. 2013

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between absence of epidermal growth factor receptor immunoreactivity and poor prognosis in patients with atypical meningioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:1034-40. 2007
    ..Because multiple growth factor receptors have been identified in these tumors, the authors sought to assess the capacity of the expression patterns of a subset of these receptors to stratify meningioma cases...
  2. doi request reprint Role of extent of resection in the long-term outcome of low-grade hemispheric gliomas
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1338-45. 2008
    ..The prognostic role of extent of resection (EOR) of low-grade gliomas (LGGs) is a major controversy. We designed a retrospective study to assess the influence of EOR on long-term outcomes of LGGs...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of early follow-up computed tomography imaging in the management of traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial hemorrhage
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Brain and Spinal Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 63:75-82. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether routine follow-up computed tomography (CT) for patients with head injury, in the absence of clinical indications, alters patient management...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging abnormalities in pediatric patients with surgically-treated intracranial mass lesions
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 79:203-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the occurrence of these postoperative abnormalities in pediatric patients with intracranial mass lesions...
  5. pmc Functional mapping-guided resection of low-grade gliomas in eloquent areas of the brain: improvement of long-term survival. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:566-73. 2011
    ..Given the lack of long-term survival data, the prognostic significance of eloquent brain tumor location and the role of functional mapping during resective surgery in presumed eloquent brain regions are unknown...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cervical radiographical alignment: comprehensive assessment techniques and potential importance in cervical myelopathy
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Université Aix Marseille, Marseille, France University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Spine Unit 2, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S149-60. 2013
    ..Narrative review...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
    ..Positive spinal regional and global sagittal malalignment has been repeatedly shown to correlate with pain and disability in thoracolumbar fusion...
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative prognostic classification system for hemispheric low-grade gliomas in adults
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 109:817-24. 2008
    ..As a result, the objective in the present study was to design a preoperative scoring system to prognosticate long-term outcomes in patients with LGGs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serial diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in cases of glioma: distinguishing tumor recurrence from postresection injury
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:428-38. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate prospectively the incidence, time course, and ultimate outcome of these abnormalities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Change in Classification Grade by the SRS-Schwab Adult Spinal Deformity Classification Predicts Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life Measures: Prospective Analysis of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1663-71. 2013
    ..Multicenter, prospective, consecutive series...
  11. ncbi request reprint Upper thoracic versus lower thoracic upper instrumented vertebrae endpoints have similar outcomes and complications in adult scoliosis
    Han Jo Kim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Michael O Brien, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX and Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E795-9. 2014
    ..Retrospective review-multicenter database...
  12. doi request reprint A standardized nomenclature for cervical spine soft-tissue release and osteotomy for deformity correction: clinical article
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:269-78. 2013
    ..This complicates the ability to compare outcomes across procedures and studies. The authors' objective was to establish a universal nomenclature for cervical spine osteotomies to provide a common language among spine surgeons...
  13. doi request reprint Cervical spine alignment, sagittal deformity, and clinical implications: a review
    Justin K Scheer
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:141-59. 2013
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Effect of severity of rod contour on posterior rod failure in the setting of lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO): a biomechanical study
    Jessica A Tang
    The Taylor Collaboration, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:276-82; discussion 283. 2013
    ..Rod failure has been reported clinically in pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) to correct flat back deformity...
  15. pmc Molecular signatures define two main classes of meningiomas
    Lucia Helena Carvalho
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Mol Cancer 6:64. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was identify molecular signatures unique to the different grades of meningiomas and to unravel underlying molecular mechanisms driving meningioma tumorigenesis...
  16. doi request reprint Rates of new neurological deficit associated with spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report of the scoliosis research society morbidity and mortality committee
    D Kojo Hamilton
    University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1218-28. 2011
    ..Retrospective review of a prospectively collected, multicenter database...
  17. doi request reprint The SRS-Schwab adult spinal deformity classification: assessment and clinical correlations based on a prospective operative and nonoperative cohort
    Jamie Terran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado
    Neurosurgery 73:559-68. 2013
    ..Classification reliability has been reported; however, correlation with treatment has not been assessed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment for posterior fossa dissemination of primary supratentorial glioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0350, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:567-74. 2007
    ..This study was designed to assess the presentation, management, and outcome of cases involving patients who had a supratentorial glioma that subsequently progressed in the posterior fossa (PF)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sex steroid and growth factor profile of a meningioma associated with pregnancy
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:122-7. 2005
    ..A better understanding of the factors that contribute to these observations, including potential factors associated with pregnancy, could enable design of more effective adjuvant therapies...
  20. doi request reprint Does recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 use in adult spinal deformity increase complications and are complications associated with location of rhBMP-2 use? A prospective, multicenter study of 279 consecutive patients
    Shay Bess
    Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center Portland, OR Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Neurosurgery, Cornell University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD LATIN CROSS Deceased
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:233-42. 2014
    ..Multicenter, prospective analysis of consecutive patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Association of myelopathy scores with cervical sagittal balance and normalized spinal cord volume: analysis of 56 preoperative cases from the AOSpine North America Myelopathy study
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City Department of Neurosurgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO Department of Neurosurgery, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Division of Neurosurgery and Spinal Program, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S161-70. 2013
    ..Post hoc analysis of prospectively collected data...
  22. ncbi request reprint The minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery algorithm: a reproducible rational framework for decision making in minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurg Focus 36:E6. 2014
    ..The MISDEF algorithm was found to have substantial inter- and intraobserver agreement. Although further studies are needed, the application of this algorithm could provide a platform for surgeons to achieve the desired goals of surgery. ..
  23. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after microendoscopic discectomy for recurrent lumbar disc herniation
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:30-4. 2010
    ..Retrospective review of consecutive case series...
  24. ncbi request reprint Expression of the hypoxia marker carbonic anhydrase 9 is associated with anaplastic phenotypes in meningiomas
    Heon Yoo
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:68-75. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Sagittal spinopelvic malalignment in Parkinson disease: prevalence and associations with disease severity
    Jae Keun Oh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Spine Center, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Anyang, Korea Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan Department of Neurology, Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea and Department of Neurosurgery, Spine and spinal cord Research Institute, College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E833-41. 2014
    ..Prospective study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Techniques to assess the proliferative potential of brain tumors
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, and Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Moffitt Hospital Room M779, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 74:19-30. 2005
    ..In this article, we present a review of the current techniques utilized to understand the proliferative potential of brain tumors...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of spinopelvic alignment on decision making in deformity surgery in adults: A review
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:547-64. 2012
    ..In this review the authors describe the proper analysis of spinopelvic alignment for surgical planning. Online videos supplement the text to better illustrate the key concepts...
  28. doi request reprint Natural history and surgical management of incidentally discovered low-grade gliomas
    Matthew B Potts
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:365-72. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients with incidental and symptomatic LGGs and determine any prognostic factors associated with those outcomes...
  29. pmc Reversing HOXA9 oncogene activation by PI3K inhibition: epigenetic mechanism and prognostic significance in human glioblastoma
    Bruno M Costa
    The Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94158 9001, USA
    Cancer Res 70:453-62. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest a transcriptional pathway through which PI3K activates oncogenic HOXA expression with implications for mTOR or PI3K targeted therapies...
  30. doi request reprint Cadaveric evaluation of minimally invasive posterolateral thoracic corpectomy: a comparison of 3 approaches
    Alfred T Ogden
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:524-9. 2009
    ..A cadaver study comparing 3 different minimally invasive approaches to the anterior thoracic spine...
  31. ncbi request reprint Multiinstitutional validation of the University of California at San Francisco Low-Grade Glioma Prognostic Scoring System. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 111:203-10. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to validate the scoring system in a large patient group drawn from multiple external institutions...
  32. doi request reprint Does vertebral level of pedicle subtraction osteotomy correlate with degree of spinopelvic parameter correction?
    Virginie Lafage
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:184-91. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyze the relationship between the level/degree of PSO and changes in global sagittal balance and spinopelvic parameters...
  33. ncbi request reprint Defining rates and causes of mortality associated with spine surgery: comparison of 2 data collection approaches through the Scoliosis Research Society
    Ellen Shaffrey
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Silicon Valley Spine Institute, Campbell, CA Spine Surgery Associates, Chattanooga, TN Leatherman Spine Center, Louisville, KY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA and Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:579-86. 2014
    ..Retrospective review of prospectively collected databases...
  34. doi request reprint The comprehensive anatomical spinal osteotomy classification
    Frank Schwab
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Orthopedic Department, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Spine Institute for Special Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky Maimonides Medical Center, New York, New York
    Neurosurgery 74:112-20; discussion 120. 2014
    ..Unfortunately, variations of established techniques and hybrid combinations of osteotomies have made comparisons of outcomes difficult...
  35. doi request reprint Minimally invasive posterior thoracic fusion
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 25:E9. 2008
    ..The topic is divided by pathology into sections including trauma, deformity, spinal column tumors, and osteomyelitis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Frame-based stereotactic biopsy remains an important diagnostic tool with distinct advantages over frameless stereotactic biopsy
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, 94143 0112 San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurooncol 73:173-9. 2005
    ..We retrospectively reviewed the UCSF experience with stereotactic brain biopsy from a 9 year period...
  37. pmc Free-hand thoracic pedicle screws placed by neurosurgery residents: a CT analysis
    Vincent Y Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:821-7. 2010
    ..There were no re-operations for screw replacement. We concluded that under appropriate supervision, neurosurgery residents can safely place free-hand thoracic pedicle screws with an acceptable breach rate...
  38. ncbi request reprint Genetic aberrations in gliomatosis cerebri
    Marcus L Ware
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:150-8; discussion 158. 2007
    ....
  39. pmc Cervical spinal cord bullet fragment removal using a minimally invasive surgical approach: a case report
    Cort D Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, 676 N, St, Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60661, USA
    J Med Case Rep 6:235. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  40. doi request reprint Correlation of higher preoperative American Society of Anesthesiology grade and increased morbidity and mortality rates in patients undergoing spine surgery
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:470-4. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of lumbar discectomy and single-level fusion for spondylolisthesis: experience with the NeuroPoint-SD registry
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurg Focus 36:E3. 2014
    ..The authors' aim was to establish a multicenter registry to assess the efficacy and costs of common lumbar spinal procedures by using prospectively collected outcomes...
  42. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of traditional and minimally invasive intradural tumor exposures using finite element analysis
    Alfred T Ogden
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University, The Neurological Institute, 710 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:143-7. 2009
    ..No biomechanical data exist however evaluating the effects of traditional and minimally invasive exposures...
  43. ncbi request reprint Primary neuroblastoma of the maxillary sinus
    Julie L Wei
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, c o Section of Scientific Publications, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 63:155-62. 2002
    ..In summary, the tumor exhibited morphologic features and genetic alterations more consistent with those of neuroblastoma than with those of esthesioneuroblastoma...
  44. ncbi request reprint Limitations of diffusion-weighted imaging in distinguishing between a brain tumor and a central nervous system histoplasmoma
    Justin S Smith
    J Neurooncol 79:217-8. 2006