Luis M Tumialan

Summary

Affiliation: Barrow Neurological Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rate of return to military active duty after single level lumbar interbody fusion: a 5-year retrospective review
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:317-24; discussion 324. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Arthroscopic techniques in minimally invasive spine surgery: closure of the lumbar fascia: surgical technique
    Luis M Tumialan
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:1092-4; discussion 1095. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Progressive vertebral body osteolysis after cervical disc arthroplasty
    Luis M Tumialan
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E973-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Arthroplasty in the military: a preliminary experience with ProDisc-C and ProDisc-L
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E18. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Multilevel anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with and without rhBMP-2: a comparison of dysphagia rates and outcomes in 150 patients
    Daniel C Lu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:43-9. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Chance fracture of the second thoracic vertebra: case illustration
    Sanjay S Dhall
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 60:922. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with polyetheretherketone spacer and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2: a review of 200 patients
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:529-35. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Management of unilateral cervical radiculopathy in the military: the cost effectiveness of posterior cervical foraminotomy compared with anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E17. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Spinal intradural clear cell meningioma following resection of a suprasellar clear cell meningioma. Case report and recommendations for management
    Sanjay S Dhall
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:559-63. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Long-segment spinal fixation using pelvic screws
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:183-90. 2008

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Rate of return to military active duty after single level lumbar interbody fusion: a 5-year retrospective review
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:317-24; discussion 324. 2012
    ..Lumbar interbody fusion has been extensively studied in the civilian population; however, data regarding its efficacy in the military are lacking...
  2. doi request reprint Arthroscopic techniques in minimally invasive spine surgery: closure of the lumbar fascia: surgical technique
    Luis M Tumialan
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:1092-4; discussion 1095. 2011
    ..The working channel in these cases may have a diameter as narrow as 14 mm and a length up to 9 cm. Under these circumstances, the use of a conventional needle driver and a curved needle becomes suboptimal for closures of the fascia...
  3. doi request reprint Progressive vertebral body osteolysis after cervical disc arthroplasty
    Luis M Tumialan
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E973-8. 2011
    ..Case report...
  4. doi request reprint Arthroplasty in the military: a preliminary experience with ProDisc-C and ProDisc-L
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E18. 2010
    ..While there is a single report of clinical results of lumbar arthroplasty in athletes, at this writing, there are no reports of either cervical or lumbar arthroplasty in active duty military personnel...
  5. doi request reprint Multilevel anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with and without rhBMP-2: a comparison of dysphagia rates and outcomes in 150 patients
    Daniel C Lu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:43-9. 2013
    ..The authors report one of the first such comparisons between these 2 patient cohorts...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chance fracture of the second thoracic vertebra: case illustration
    Sanjay S Dhall
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 60:922. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with polyetheretherketone spacer and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2: a review of 200 patients
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:529-35. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Management of unilateral cervical radiculopathy in the military: the cost effectiveness of posterior cervical foraminotomy compared with anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E17. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Spinal intradural clear cell meningioma following resection of a suprasellar clear cell meningioma. Case report and recommendations for management
    Sanjay S Dhall
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:559-63. 2005
    ..The radiographic and histological studies are reviewed along with the current literature on this subtype of meningioma. Recommendations for surveillance and treatment are made...
  10. doi request reprint Long-segment spinal fixation using pelvic screws
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:183-90. 2008
    ..Pelvic screw fixation is more straightforward than prior pelvic rod fixation techniques (e.g., the Galveston technique). We describe our technique for pelvic screw fixation and review our experience with this technique...
  11. doi request reprint Minimally invasive retrieval of a bullet from the L5-S1 neural foramina after transperitoneal gunshot wound
    Luis M Tumialan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Spine J 9:169-73. 2009
    ..The mainstay of therapy involves surgical exploration and retrieval of fragments...
  12. doi request reprint Basilar artery thrombosis after reduction of cervical spondyloptosis: a cautionary report
    Luis M Tumialan
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:492-6. 2012
    ..Endovascular evaluation may be warranted immediately after anatomical reduction of a high cervical spondyloptosis for evaluation of the vertebral arteries and possible thrombus dissolution or retrieval...
  13. doi request reprint Management of traumatic cervical spondyloptosis in a neurologically intact patient: case report
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E703-8. 2009
    ..Case report...
  14. doi request reprint Minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusions and fluoroscopy: a low-dose protocol to minimize ionizing radiation
    Justin C Clark
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 35:E8. 2013
    ..The goal in this study was to develop a protocol that would minimize the fluoroscopy time and radiation exposure needed to perform an MIS TLIF without compromising visualization of the anatomy or efficiency of the procedure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Optic nerve glioma and optic neuritis mimicking one another: case report
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:E190; discussion E190. 2005
    ..We present two cases illustrating the occasional difficulty one can encounter in distinguishing neoplastic from inflammatory optic neuropathies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Isolated painful third nerve palsy
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Rev Neurol Dis 3:31-4. 2006
    ..Work-up remained negative. All symptoms and signs resolved with steroids. In this case review, we briefly discuss the management of isolated third nerve palsies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Arachnoid cyst with associated arachnoiditis developing after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Case report
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:1088-91. 2005
    ..Surgical drainage, shunt placement, or cyst excision, when possible, is the mainstay of treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Alagille syndrome and aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Case report and review of the literature
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:57-61. 2006
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint A rare cause of benign ventriculomegaly with associated syringomyelia: BRESEK/BRESHECK syndrome. Case illustration
    Luis M Tumialan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:155. 2006
  20. doi request reprint Significant neurologic recovery following a catastrophic open head injury from a motorboat propeller: case illustration
    Sanjay S Dhall
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 65:249-50. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Flexible rods and the case for dynamic stabilization
    Jason M Highsmith
    Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E11. 2007
    ..The biomechanics of dynamic stabilization are discussed, clinical indications are reviewed, and case studies for its application are presented...