Rene O Sanchez-Mejia

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Radiosurgery facilitates resection of brain arteriovenous malformations and reduces surgical morbidity
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:231-8; discussion 238-40. 2009
  2. pmc Phospholipase A2 reduction ameliorates cognitive deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, San Francisco, California 94158, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:1311-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Superior outcomes in children compared with adults after microsurgical resection of brain arteriovenous malformations
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:82-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of a sporadic malignant subfrontal peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, M 779, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurooncol 76:165-9. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Tentorial dural arteriovenous fistulae: operative strategies and microsurgical results for six types
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:110-24; discussion 124-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Sacral epithelioid angiosarcoma associated with a bleeding diathesis and spinal epidural hematoma: case report
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:246-50. 2006
  7. pmc Successful treatment of cervical myelopathy with minimal morbidity by circumferential decompression and fusion
    Henry E Aryan
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCSF Medical Center, University of California, 400 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0350, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:1401-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Ronald Tasker Award: retreatment of medically refractory trigeminal neuralgia
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 53:313-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Distal aneurysms of basilar perforating and circumferential arteries. Report of three cases
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:654-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Intracranial dermoid cyst mimicking hemorrhage. Case report and review of the literature
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:311-4. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Radiosurgery facilitates resection of brain arteriovenous malformations and reduces surgical morbidity
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:231-8; discussion 238-40. 2009
    ..To better characterize these effects, we compared results of microsurgical resection of radiated (RS) and nonradiated (RS) AVMs to demonstrate that previous radiosurgery facilitates surgery and decreases operative morbidity...
  2. pmc Phospholipase A2 reduction ameliorates cognitive deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, San Francisco, California 94158, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:1311-8. 2008
    ..Inhibition of GIVA-PLA(2) may be beneficial in the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Superior outcomes in children compared with adults after microsurgical resection of brain arteriovenous malformations
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:82-7. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of a sporadic malignant subfrontal peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, M 779, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurooncol 76:165-9. 2006
    ..Our case shows that these rare lesions can present as a malignant variant and thus require aggressive surgical and postoperative management to provide long-term tumor control...
  5. doi request reprint Tentorial dural arteriovenous fistulae: operative strategies and microsurgical results for six types
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:110-24; discussion 124-5. 2008
    ..We differentiated these fistulae into six types and developed specific operative strategies on the basis of these types...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sacral epithelioid angiosarcoma associated with a bleeding diathesis and spinal epidural hematoma: case report
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:246-50. 2006
    ..This case represents the first report of a primary epithelioid angiosarcoma in the sacrum and emphasizes that the coagulopathy seen in angiosarcoma is also a feature of this epithelioid variant...
  7. pmc Successful treatment of cervical myelopathy with minimal morbidity by circumferential decompression and fusion
    Henry E Aryan
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCSF Medical Center, University of California, 400 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0350, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:1401-9. 2007
    ..CCDF may provide more extensive decompression of the spinal cord and may be more structurally stable. Concerns regarding operation-associated morbidity should not strongly influence whether CCDF is performed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ronald Tasker Award: retreatment of medically refractory trigeminal neuralgia
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 53:313-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Distal aneurysms of basilar perforating and circumferential arteries. Report of three cases
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:654-9. 2007
    ..Consequently, their presence in cases of angiogram-negative SAH may be underestimated. These aneurysms are not amenable to endovascular treatment, but excellent results can be obtained with microsurgical exposure and trapping...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intracranial dermoid cyst mimicking hemorrhage. Case report and review of the literature
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:311-4. 2006
    ..The authors describe their experience and review the literature, emphasizing that a dermoid cyst may have unusual radiographic characteristics indicative of hemorrhage and may contain areas of hemorrhage on histological examination...
  11. ncbi request reprint Management of medically refractory trigeminal neuralgia in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Jason S Cheng
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 18:e13. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Recurrent or refractory trigeminal neuralgia after microvascular decompression, radiofrequency ablation, or radiosurgery
    Rene O Sanchez-Mejia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 18:e12. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine what factors are associated with the need for retreatment and which modality is most effective...