Mark R Proctor

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ovarian Teratoma Masquerading as a CSF Pseudocyst in a Female with a Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
    John M K Mislow
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Boston and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Case Report Med 2009:240705. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Spinal cord abnormalities in sports
    Mark R Proctor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Sports Med 31:521-33. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic cranial suture release for the treatment of craniosynostosis--is it the future?
    Mark R Proctor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:225-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Autologous cranial particulate bone grafting reduces the frequency of osseous defects after cranial expansion
    Lin Lin Gao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:318-22. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Improving ophthalmic outcomes in children with unilateral coronal synostosis by treatment with endoscopic strip craniectomy and helmet therapy rather than fronto-orbital advancement
    Sarah MacKinnon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J AAPOS 17:259-65. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Cost of treating sagittal synostosis in the first year of life
    Megan M Abbott
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:88-93. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pediatric cranioplasty using particulate calvarial bone graft
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Centre, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:563-71. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Perioperative corticosteroid reduces hospital stay after fronto-orbital advancement
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:344-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Exchange cranioplasty using autologous calvarial particulate bone graft effectively repairs large cranial defects
    Gary F Rogers
    Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery and Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1631-42. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Endoscope-assisted strip craniectomy and postoperative helmet therapy for treatment of craniosynostosis
    John Berry-Candelario
    Departments of Neurological Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 31:E5. 2011

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Ovarian Teratoma Masquerading as a CSF Pseudocyst in a Female with a Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
    John M K Mislow
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Boston and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Case Report Med 2009:240705. 2009
    ..Conclusions. This remarkable case demonstrates that all differential diagnoses must be entertained in order to rapidly and accurately diagnose a patient with a cystic abdominal mass...
  2. doi request reprint Spinal cord abnormalities in sports
    Mark R Proctor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Sports Med 31:521-33. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic cranial suture release for the treatment of craniosynostosis--is it the future?
    Mark R Proctor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:225-8. 2012
    ..In this article, the author discusses why this is not simply a return to failed techniques of the past and reviews the status of endoscopic surgery at Children's Hospital Boston...
  4. doi request reprint Autologous cranial particulate bone grafting reduces the frequency of osseous defects after cranial expansion
    Lin Lin Gao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:318-22. 2010
    ..7% of group 1 patients and only 5.3% of those in group 2 (P = 0.04). Primary cranial particulate bone grafting significantly reduced the frequency of osseous defects and secondary cranioplasty following cranial remodeling...
  5. doi request reprint Improving ophthalmic outcomes in children with unilateral coronal synostosis by treatment with endoscopic strip craniectomy and helmet therapy rather than fronto-orbital advancement
    Sarah MacKinnon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J AAPOS 17:259-65. 2013
    ..To compare long-term ophthalmic outcomes in infants treated for unilateral coronal synostosis (UCS) by endoscopic strip craniectomy (ESC) and helmet therapy with those treated by fronto-orbital advancement (FOA)...
  6. doi request reprint Cost of treating sagittal synostosis in the first year of life
    Megan M Abbott
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:88-93. 2012
    ..Whereas the former claim is well substantiated and intuitive, the latter has not been validated by rigorous cost analysis...
  7. doi request reprint Pediatric cranioplasty using particulate calvarial bone graft
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Centre, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:563-71. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of particulate bone graft for established calvarial defects...
  8. doi request reprint Perioperative corticosteroid reduces hospital stay after fronto-orbital advancement
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:344-8. 2010
    ..1%; group 2, 1.5%; P = 0.8).Perioperative corticosteroid shortens hospitalization after fronto-orbital advancement without increasing the incidence of postoperative infection. The cost of postoperative hospital care was reduced by 27.2%...
  9. doi request reprint Exchange cranioplasty using autologous calvarial particulate bone graft effectively repairs large cranial defects
    Gary F Rogers
    Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery and Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1631-42. 2011
    ..This limitation can be overcome using an exchange cranioplasty technique. This study probes the effectiveness of this method for large (>5 cm(2)) or complicated cranial defects...
  10. doi request reprint Endoscope-assisted strip craniectomy and postoperative helmet therapy for treatment of craniosynostosis
    John Berry-Candelario
    Departments of Neurological Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 31:E5. 2011
    ..In addition, cost reduction due to decreased hospital stay and limitation of blood transfusions are demonstrable benefits associated with the use of this technique...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pediatric disk disease
    Jonathan R Slotkin
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:659-67. 2007
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of unilateral coronal synostosis by endoscopic strip craniectomy or fronto-orbital advancement: Ophthalmologic findings
    Sarah MacKinnon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J AAPOS 13:155-60. 2009
    ..We compare the incidence and severity of V-pattern strabismus and aniso-astigmatism in children treated by these 2 procedures...
  13. doi request reprint Efficacy of tranexamic acid in pediatric craniosynostosis surgery: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Susan M Goobie
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:862-71. 2011
    ..The primary and secondary outcome variables were reduction in perioperative blood loss and reduction in blood transfusion, respectively...
  14. doi request reprint The management of sagittal synostosis using endoscopic suturectomy and postoperative helmet therapy
    Emily B Ridgway
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:620-6. 2011
    ..Recent technical innovations, such as using the endoscope combined with postoperative orthotic reshaping, have led to a resurgence of interest in suturectomy as a safer, less invasive method...
  15. doi request reprint Resection of supratentorial lobar cavernous malformations in children: clinical article
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:367-73. 2013
    ..Current imaging and operative techniques along with long-term follow-up were incorporated to characterize the response to surgical treatment in this pediatric population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Astigmatism in unilateral coronal synostosis: incidence and laterality
    Richard Lawrence Levy
    Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 20115, USA
    J AAPOS 11:367-72. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the incidence and laterality of astigmatism in children with unilateral coronal synostosis...
  17. doi request reprint Endoscopic strip craniectomy in early infancy: the initial five years of anesthesia experience
    Petra M Meier
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 112:407-14. 2011
    ..The hypothesis was that infants with low body weight and syndromes would have a higher risk of perioperative blood transfusion and that those with respiratory complications are more likely to be admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  18. doi request reprint Repair of a large congenital frontal bone defect with autologous exchange cranioplasty
    Alexander E Ropper
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 6:464-7. 2010
    ..The technique of autologous exchange cranioplasty using corticocancellous particulate bone graft provides a simple and reliable method to repair large structural calvarial defects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Frontonasal osteotomy to facilitate removal of an intracranial nasal dermoid
    Gary F Rogers
    Craniofacial Centre, Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 16:731-6. 2005
    ..Additionally unnecessary disruption of the nasal bones and facial scarring are avoided...
  20. ncbi request reprint Primary grafting with autologous cranial particulate bone prevents osseous defects following fronto-orbital advancement
    Arin K Greene
    Craniofacial Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1603-11. 2007
    ..The authors hypothesized that corticocancellous cranial particulate bone placed over exposed dura at the time of fronto-orbital advancement would decrease the frequency of incomplete ossification...
  21. ncbi request reprint Calvarial defects associated with neurofibromatosis type 1. Report of two cases
    John M K Mislow
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:484-9. 2007
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Equivalence of fusion rates after rigid internal fixation of the occiput to C-2 with or without C-1 instrumentation
    Todd C Hankinson
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:380-4. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Phenotypically unusual combined craniosynostoses: presentation and management
    Arin K Greene
    Craniofacial Centre, Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:853-62. 2008
    ..Although most craniosynostoses can be determined by pattern recognition, some patients defy phenotypic diagnosis and require computed tomography to determine sutural fusions...
  24. doi request reprint Features of the lumbar spine on magnetic resonance images following sectioning of filum terminale
    Albert H Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 8:384-9. 2011
    ..The delineation of postoperative radiological characteristics of a sectioned filum terminale is therefore valuable to clinicians managing these often complex cases...
  25. doi request reprint Lumbar microdiscectomy in pediatric patients: a large single-institution series
    Kevin S Cahill
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:165-70. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the surgical results of lumbar microdiscectomy in the pediatric population by analyzing the experiences at Children's Hospital Boston over the past decade...
  26. doi request reprint Endoscopically assisted correction of sagittal craniosynostosis
    Lesley Brown
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard MedicalSchool, Boston, MA, USA
    AORN J 93:566-79; quiz 580-1. 2011
    ..After surgery, a cranial remolding helmet is used to direct skull growth...
  27. doi request reprint Calvarial defects and skeletal dysplasia in patients with neurofibromatosis Type 1
    Daniel K Arrington
    Departments of Neurology, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:410-6. 2013
    ..The underlying pathophysiology is unclear. The goal of this study was to identify the clinical characteristics and natural history of skull defects in patients with NF1...
  28. doi request reprint Intrasacral meningocele in the pediatric population
    Subash Lohani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:615-22. 2013
    ..As opposed to perineural cysts, they are not associated with an exiting nerve root. When symptomatic, they can cause sacral pain or sacral nerve root dysfunction due to local compression...
  29. doi request reprint Extradural myelomeningocele reconstruction using local turnover fascial flaps and midline linear skin closure
    Kamlesh B Patel
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:1569-72. 2012
    ..We describe the reconstruction of large myelomeningocele defects using (1) local fascial turnover flaps with or without paraspinous muscle flaps for deep coverage of the dural repair followed by (2) linear, midline skin closure...
  30. doi request reprint Ruptured temporal lobe arachnoid cyst presenting with severe back pain
    Subash Lohani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:281-3. 2013
    ..Subsequent imaging showed resolution of the cranial and spinal subdural blood collections and diminished size of the arachnoid cyst. No surgical treatment was necessary...
  31. doi request reprint Early frontofacial symmetry after correction of unilateral coronal synostosis: frontoorbital advancement vs endoscopic strip craniectomy and helmet therapy
    Stephan P K Tan
    Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 24:1190-4. 2013
    ..9 vs 4.4 mm; P = 0.042). Lower facial depth was similar (3.8 vs 2.3 mm; P = 0.54).Early ESC and helmet therapy results in comparable brow symmetry and better overall facial symmetry than FOA done in late infancy. ..
  32. doi request reprint Delayed development of os odontoideum after traumatic cervical injury: support for a vascular etiology
    Corinna C Zygourakis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:201-4. 2011
    ..This case argues against the congenital etiology of os odontoideum, as well as the strict posttraumatic theory whereby a trauma-induced odontoid fracture leads to osseous remodeling and subsequent development of an os odontoideum...
  33. doi request reprint Idiopathic syrinx in the pediatric population: a combined center experience
    Suresh N Magge
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:30-6. 2011
    ..The authors present the combined data of 2 major pediatric neurosurgical centers to describe their experience with this condition...
  34. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of nasal dermoid: a 30-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital and the Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:464-71. 2003
    ..To review the presentation of nasal dermoid in children and present guidelines for its management...
  35. doi request reprint Single stage reduction and stabilization of basilar invagination after failed prior fusion surgery in children with Down's syndrome
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E128-33. 2010
    ..We describe an innovative single-stage reduction and stabilization technique using modern cervical instrumentation...
  36. doi request reprint Epidemiology, trends, assessment and management of sport-related concussion in United States high schools
    Rejean M Guerriero
    Brain Injury Center, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:696-701. 2012
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Lumbar spine injuries in athletes
    Ian F Dunn
    Center for Neurologic Sports Injury, and Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Children s Hospitals, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 21:E4. 2006
    ..The authors consider common lumbar spine injuries in athletes and discuss management principles for neurosurgeons that are relevant to this population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury
    Mark R Proctor
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S489-99. 2002
    ..In this article, the types of injuries seen in children are discussed, with an emphasis on acute management and clearance of the cervical spine. Treatment options and long-term issues are also discussed...
  39. doi request reprint Presentation and progression of a disc cyst in a pediatric patient
    Ning Lin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:209-12. 2011
    ..Cyst excision alone or in conjunction with microsurgical discectomy is safe and effective in treating radiculopathy caused by disc cysts...
  40. doi request reprint Urological outcome following multiple repeat spinal cord untethering operations. Clinical article
    Cormac O Maher
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5338, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 4:275-9. 2009
    ..The authors describe the results as well as the utility of urological testing in pediatric patients undergoing multiple repeat untethering operations...
  41. ncbi request reprint Unilateral fusion of the frontosphenoidal suture: a rare cause of synostotic frontal plagiocephaly
    Gary F Rogers
    Craniofacial Centre, Division of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:1011-21. 2002
    ..Proper diagnosis necessitates awareness of this uncommon entity and requires focused computed tomographic assessment...