- Education Research: Changing practice: Residents' adoption of the atraumatic lumbar puncture needleChristie E Tung
From Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Palo Alto, CA
Neurology 80:e180-2. 2013..However, very few practicing neurologists use the atraumatic needle, which in turn limits the teaching of its use to neurology residents. Despite this, neurology residents may be able to adopt the atraumatic needle for lumbar punctures...
- Cost-effectiveness of tissue-type plasminogen activator in the 3- to 4.5-hour time window for acute ischemic strokeChristie E Tung
Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5235, USA
Stroke 42:2257-62. 2011..The aim of this study was to determine the cost-effectiveness of tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA) treatment in the 3- to 4.5-hour time window after ischemic stroke...
- Cost comparison between the atraumatic and cutting lumbar puncture needlesChristie E Tung
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Neurology 78:109-13. 2012..The aim of this study was to determine which type of spinal needle is preferred from a cost perspective, taking into account costs of the spinal needle and treatment of postlumbar puncture headache...