John E O'Toole

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive spine surgery. Preface
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:ix-x. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Surgical site infection rates after minimally invasive spinal surgery
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:471-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Minimally invasive insertion of syringosubarachnoid shunt for posttraumatic syringomyelia: technical case report
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:E331-2; discussion E332. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive far lateral microendoscopic discectomy for extraforaminal disc herniation at the lumbosacral junction: cadaveric dissection and technical case report
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 W Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 7:414-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive approaches to vertebral column and spinal cord tumors
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:491-506. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic posterior cervical foraminotomy and discectomy
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:411-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The development of minimally invasive spine surgery
    Richard G Fessler
    Section of Neurosurgery, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:401-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Posterior minimally invasive approaches for the cervical spine
    Vishal C Gala
    Section of Neurosurgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:339-49; abstract v. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive lumbar spinal decompression in the elderly: outcomes of 50 patients aged 75 years and older
    David S Rosen
    Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center and Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:503-9; discussion 509-10. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Minimally invasive posterior osteotomies
    Jean Marc Voyadzis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:204-10. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive spine surgery. Preface
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:ix-x. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Surgical site infection rates after minimally invasive spinal surgery
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:471-6. 2009
    ..The incidence of SSI can be < 1% after decompressive procedures and > 10% after instrumented fusions. Anecdotal evidence has suggested that there is a lower rate of SSI when minimally invasive techniques are used...
  3. doi request reprint Minimally invasive insertion of syringosubarachnoid shunt for posttraumatic syringomyelia: technical case report
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:E331-2; discussion E332. 2007
    ..We provide the first report of an SSAS inserted in a minimally invasive fashion through a tubular retractor...
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive far lateral microendoscopic discectomy for extraforaminal disc herniation at the lumbosacral junction: cadaveric dissection and technical case report
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 W Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 7:414-21. 2007
    ..Reports specifically describing minimally invasive surgical approaches to lumbosacral ELDHs are lacking...
  5. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive approaches to vertebral column and spinal cord tumors
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:491-506. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic posterior cervical foraminotomy and discectomy
    John E O'Toole
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 970, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:411-22. 2006
    ..This article reviews the technique in detail as well as the advantages over open approaches. Nuances of the technique, including complications and their management, are also explored...
  7. ncbi request reprint The development of minimally invasive spine surgery
    Richard G Fessler
    Section of Neurosurgery, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:401-9. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Posterior minimally invasive approaches for the cervical spine
    Vishal C Gala
    Section of Neurosurgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:339-49; abstract v. 2007
    ..Complication avoidance and management is also discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive lumbar spinal decompression in the elderly: outcomes of 50 patients aged 75 years and older
    David S Rosen
    Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center and Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:503-9; discussion 509-10. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine the safety and efficacy of minimally invasive lumbar spinal surgery for elderly patients...
  10. doi request reprint Minimally invasive posterior osteotomies
    Jean Marc Voyadzis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:204-10. 2008
    ..The aim of the following studies was to determine the feasibility of minimally invasive posterior thoracic corpectomy and thoracolumbar osteotomy techniques for deformity in human cadavers and select clinical cases...
  11. doi request reprint A novel technique for temporary fixation during posterolateral thoracic corpectomy
    Dmitry Ruban
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:E66-70. 2011
    ..Description of novel technique...
  12. pmc Chordoma of the thoracic spine in an 89-year-old
    Ricardo Fontes
    Rush University Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison, Suite 1115, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:S428-32. 2012
    ..Case report and literature review...