N Nathoo

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The eicosanoid cascade: possible role in gliomas and meningiomas
    N Nathoo
    Brain Tumour Institute and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, 44195 Ohio, USA
    J Clin Pathol 57:6-13. 2004
  2. pmc Genetic vulnerability following traumatic brain injury: the role of apolipoprotein E
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, 44195 Ohio, USA
    Mol Pathol 56:132-6. 2003
  3. ncbi Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and outcome after closed traumatic brain injury: influence of ethnic and regional differences
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, South Africa
    J Neurosurg 98:302-6. 2003
  4. ncbi Influence of apoptosis on neurological outcome following traumatic cerebral contusion
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    J Neurosurg 101:233-40. 2004
  5. ncbi Evaluation of the behaviour of a thermal diffusion sensor in a high field strength magnetic resonance system: an experimental study
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Wentworth Hospital, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Neurosci 11:61-5. 2004
  6. ncbi Metastases to the brain: current management perspectives
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:633-40. 2004
  7. ncbi Transcranial brainstem stab injuries: a retrospective analysis of 17 patients
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Neurosurgery 47:1117-22; discussion 1123. 2000
  8. ncbi Traumatic cranial empyemas: a review of 55 patients
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 14:326-30. 2000
  9. ncbi Traumatic intracranial aneurysms following penetrating stab wounds to the head: two unusual cases and review of the literature
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Cent Afr J Med 45:213-7. 1999
  10. ncbi Intracranial malposition of a nasogastric tube following repair of choanal atresia
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 13:409-10. 1999

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc The eicosanoid cascade: possible role in gliomas and meningiomas
    N Nathoo
    Brain Tumour Institute and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, 44195 Ohio, USA
    J Clin Pathol 57:6-13. 2004
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  2. pmc Genetic vulnerability following traumatic brain injury: the role of apolipoprotein E
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, 44195 Ohio, USA
    Mol Pathol 56:132-6. 2003
    ..Evidence from experimental and clinical brain injury studies confirms that APOE plays an important role in the response of the brain to injury...
  3. ncbi Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and outcome after closed traumatic brain injury: influence of ethnic and regional differences
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, South Africa
    J Neurosurg 98:302-6. 2003
    ..This study was performed to determine if the presence of the APOE-epsilon4 allele influenced outcome in a cohort of black patients with TBI who had homogeneous neuropathological findings...
  4. ncbi Influence of apoptosis on neurological outcome following traumatic cerebral contusion
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    J Neurosurg 101:233-40. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken to confirm the presence of apoptosis in the periischemic zone (PIZ) of traumatic cerebral contusions and to determine the role of apoptosis, if any, in neurological outcome...
  5. ncbi Evaluation of the behaviour of a thermal diffusion sensor in a high field strength magnetic resonance system: an experimental study
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Wentworth Hospital, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Neurosci 11:61-5. 2004
    ..Mean image artefact size for implanted sensors was 6 times larger than in vitro. Patients with an implanted TD-CBF sensor may be safely imaged provided the device is disconnected. The MRI images obtained are of an acceptable quality...
  6. ncbi Metastases to the brain: current management perspectives
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:633-40. 2004
    ..Efforts are ongoing to understand the molecular biology of brain metastases...
  7. ncbi Transcranial brainstem stab injuries: a retrospective analysis of 17 patients
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Neurosurgery 47:1117-22; discussion 1123. 2000
    ..Transcranial stab injuries remain a frequent cause of emergent neurosurgical admissions to neurosurgical units in South Africa. Brainstem stabs are an uncommon, yet often fatal, form of brain injury...
  8. ncbi Traumatic cranial empyemas: a review of 55 patients
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 14:326-30. 2000
    ..5%). Urgent surgical drainage, removal of osteitic bone, wound debridement and high dose intravenous antibiotic therapy form the mainstay of treatment...
  9. ncbi Traumatic intracranial aneurysms following penetrating stab wounds to the head: two unusual cases and review of the literature
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Cent Afr J Med 45:213-7. 1999
    ..A high index of suspicion needs to be maintained when managing patients with transcranial stab wounds. Early surgical intervention improves outcome by preventing initial aneurysmal rupture or rebleeding...
  10. ncbi Intracranial malposition of a nasogastric tube following repair of choanal atresia
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 13:409-10. 1999
    ..We report the inadvertent introduction of a nasogastric tube intracranially in a neonate following repair of unilateral choanal atresia. Following manual removal of the tube, the patient made a good recovery...
  11. pmc Pathobiology of brain metastases
    N Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, Taussig Cancer Center and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44122, USA
    J Clin Pathol 58:237-42. 2005
    ..Advances in this understanding of the pathobiology of brain metastasis may lead to novel targeted treatment paradigms and a better prognosis for patients with brain metastatic disease...
  12. ncbi Spontaneous drainage of an infratentorial extradural empyema: case report
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 11:75-7. 1997
    ..Serial computed tomography (CT) revealed complete resolution of the pus collection. Antibiotic therapy was successful and no neurosurgical intervention was necessary...
  13. ncbi Craniotomy improves outcomes for cranial subdural empyemas: computed tomography-era experience with 699 patients
    N Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, 4026 Durban, South Africa
    Neurosurgery 49:872-7; discussion 877-8. 2001
    ..Our unit has considered craniotomy the preferred method of surgical drainage for all cranial SDEs since 1988. We performed an analysis of our previously published, computed tomography-era, experience with 699 patients...
  14. ncbi Home-made gun injury: spontaneous version and anterior migration of bullet
    G Alessi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal Durban South Africa
    Br J Neurosurg 16:381-4. 2002
    ..As these weapons are seen infrequently today, surgeons should be alerted to their existence as patients with this form of injury usually have a good prognosis if vital brain structures are spared...
  15. ncbi The modern brain tumor operating room: from standard essentials to current state-of-the-art
    Gene H Barnett
    Brain Tumor Institute and Department of Neurosurgery, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Neurooncol 69:25-33. 2004
    ..Also, we speculate on the additional capabilities of the brain tumor OR of the near future...
  16. ncbi Increased expression of 5-lipoxygenase in high-grade astrocytomas
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:347-54; discussion 347-54. 2006
    ..In this study, we investigated whether 5-LO is expressed in human astrocytomas and what effect its expression may have on patient outcome...
  17. ncbi Mapping prosody: correlation of functional magnetic resonance imaging with intraoperative electrocorticography recordings in a patient with a right-sided temporooccipital glioma. Case illustration
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, The Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:930. 2005
  18. ncbi Cushing, the Mayos, and George Crile
    Narendra Nathoo
    J Neurosurg 103:392-3; author reply 393. 2005
  19. ncbi George W. Crile, Ohio's first neurosurgeon, and his relationship with Harvey Cushing
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute, The Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:378-86. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi Blind transpyloric nasojejunal versus nasogastric tube intubation in severe head injuries: a preliminary report
    L V Marino
    Department of Dietetics, Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Mdicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Neurosci 12:435-7. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy of blind transpyloric placement using a specifically designed nasojejunal tube (NJT) versus a standard nasogastric tube (NGT) in severe head injury (SHI)...
  21. ncbi Visuospatial deficits in children 3-7 years old with shunted hydrocephalus
    Serena V Frank
    School of Psychology, University of Durban Westville
    S Afr Med J 93:865-8. 2003
    ..To define non-verbal intelligence deficits in children 3-7 years of age following shunted hydrocephalus (HCP)...
  22. ncbi In touch with robotics: neurosurgery for the future
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:421-33; discussion 421-33. 2005
    ..This article reviews the role of robotic technology in the context of neurosurgery...
  23. ncbi Civilian infratentorial gunshot injuries: outcome analysis of 26 patients
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Wentworth Hospital, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Surg Neurol 58:225-32; discussion 232-3. 2002
    ..Civilian infratentorial gunshot injuries are uncommon but generally regarded as fatal injuries, with many patients dying before reaching hospital...
  24. ncbi Epidermal growth factor receptor antagonists: novel therapy for the treatment of high-grade gliomas
    Narendra Nathoo
    Center for Translational Therapeutics, Brain Tumor Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:1480-8; discussion 1488-9. 2004
    ..The use of anti-EGFR therapies against malignant brain tumors, although in its infancy, promises to yield exciting results as these new drugs probably will enhance the usefulness of existing therapies...
  25. ncbi W. James Gardner: pioneer neurosurgeon and inventor
    Narendra Nathoo
    Brain Tumor Institute and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:965-73. 2004
    ..During his career, he authored 256 publications and one book on the dysraphic states. Many of his contributions to the discipline of neurosurgery are now taken for granted...
  26. ncbi Long-term results after radiosurgery for benign intracranial tumors
    Douglas Kondziolka
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:815-21; discussion 821-2. 2003
    ..Evaluation of long-term outcomes more than 10 years after radiosurgery is needed...
  27. ncbi The role of 111indium-octreotide brain scintigraphy in the diagnosis of cranial, dural-based meningiomas
    Narendra Nathoo
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Neurooncol 81:167-74. 2007
    ..We report the use of (111)indium-octreotide brain scintigraphy (OBS) for the non-invasive differentiation of meningiomas from other cranial dural-based pathology...