Sepideh Amin-Hanjani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extracranial-intracranial bypass for stroke-is this the end of the line or a bump in the road?
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Rm 451N, 912 S Wood St, M C 799, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:557-61. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and neurosurgical treatment of intracranial vascular occlusive syndromes
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Sepideh Amin Hanjani, MD University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Room 451N, 912 South Wood Street, MC 799, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:212-20. 2009
  3. pmc Vertebrobasilar Flow Evaluation and Risk of Transient Ischaemic Attack and Stroke study (VERiTAS): rationale and design
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:499-505. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Venous angiomas
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago, Room 451 N, 912 South Wood Street MC 799, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 13:240-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebral revascularization: extracranial-intracranial bypass
    S Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 55:107-16. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Detection of intracranial in-stent restenosis using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Stroke 41:2534-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of extracranial-intracranial bypass using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:291-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Is extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery effective in certain patients?
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, 912 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:729-43. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Flow replacement bypass for aneurysms: decision-making using intraoperative blood flow measurements
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1021-32; discussion 1032. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of quantitative magnetic resonance angiography to stratify stroke risk in symptomatic vertebrobasilar disease
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612 7329, USA
    Stroke 36:1140-5. 2005

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Extracranial-intracranial bypass for stroke-is this the end of the line or a bump in the road?
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Rm 451N, 912 S Wood St, M C 799, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:557-61. 2012
    ..The potential for beneficial functional or cognitive impact of revascularization also remains under investigation. Limited application and further study with an eye to future developments, rather than complete abandonment, is warranted...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and neurosurgical treatment of intracranial vascular occlusive syndromes
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Sepideh Amin Hanjani, MD University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Room 451N, 912 South Wood Street, MC 799, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:212-20. 2009
    ..Extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery and endovascular angioplasty and stenting are being investigated in randomized trials to evaluate their efficacy in treating intracranial vascular occlusive disease...
  3. pmc Vertebrobasilar Flow Evaluation and Risk of Transient Ischaemic Attack and Stroke study (VERiTAS): rationale and design
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:499-505. 2010
    ..Preliminary studies indicate that stroke risk in vertebrobasilar disease is strongly related to haemodynamic compromise, which can be measured noninvasively using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography...
  4. ncbi request reprint Venous angiomas
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago, Room 451 N, 912 South Wood Street MC 799, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 13:240-6. 2011
    ..Hemorrhagic presentation from a presumed isolated DVA should prompt careful evaluation for an associated vascular malformation as the true etiology of hemorrhage...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebral revascularization: extracranial-intracranial bypass
    S Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 55:107-16. 2011
    ..An objective flow-based approach to EC-IC bypass can enhance decision-making in preoperative patient selection, intraoperative graft assessment, and postoperative follow-up...
  6. doi request reprint Detection of intracranial in-stent restenosis using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Stroke 41:2534-8. 2010
    ..We examined the value of serial vessel flow measurements using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography (QMRA) in detection of ISR. Material and..
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of extracranial-intracranial bypass using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:291-8. 2007
    ..The utility of a noninvasive and quantitative method of assessing bypass function postoperatively was evaluated using quantitative magnetic resonance (MR) angiography...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery effective in certain patients?
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, 912 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:729-43. 2006
    ..Bypass remains a mainstay of treatment in moyamoya disease and in flow replacement in the setting of planned vessel sacrifice...
  9. doi request reprint Flow replacement bypass for aneurysms: decision-making using intraoperative blood flow measurements
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1021-32; discussion 1032. 2010
    ..The strategy to achieve this utilizes direct intraoperative flow measurements to guide optimal revascularization by matching graft flow to demand...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of quantitative magnetic resonance angiography to stratify stroke risk in symptomatic vertebrobasilar disease
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612 7329, USA
    Stroke 36:1140-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether a management algorithm consisting of quantitative hemodynamic assessment could stratify stroke risk and guide the need for intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint The cut flow index: an intraoperative predictor of the success of extracranial-intracranial bypass for occlusive cerebrovascular disease
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:75-85; discussion 75-85. 2005
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of intraoperative blood flow measurements in predicting graft success after extracranial-intracranial bypass...
  12. doi request reprint Heparin induced thrombocytopenia: diagnosis and management
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7329, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 2:371-8. 2010
    ..Understanding of the mechanism of action, indication and drug interaction of the alternative anticoagulants (direct thrombin inhibitors, fondaparinux and danaparoid) and warfarin is essential during management of these patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Continued concern about parent vessel steno-occlusive progression with Onyx HD-500 and the utility of quantitative magnetic resonance imaging in serial assessment
    Andrew P Carlson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:341-52; discussion 352. 2013
    ..Onyx HD-500 is a liquid embolic used to treat intracranial aneurysms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Flow-assisted surgical technique in cerebrovascular surgery
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Surg Neurol 68:S4-11. 2007
    ..Cerebrovascular surgery is a technically challenging subspecialty of neurosurgery. A flow-based approach to cerebrovascular surgery can help to optimize neurosurgical interventions...
  15. doi request reprint Outcome following symptomatic cerebral vasospasm on presentation in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: coiling vs. clipping
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    World Neurosurg 74:138-42. 2010
    ..The present study analyzes patients with presentation vasospasm (PVSP) treated in the acute setting and compares outcomes in those treated with surgical clipping versus endovascular coiling...
  16. ncbi request reprint Detection of cerebral ischemia in neurovascular surgery using quantitative frequency-domain near-infrared spectroscopy
    Mateo Calderon-Arnulphi
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, Chicago 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:283-90. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Angiographic features of "brain sag"
    Ali Alaraj
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:586-91. 2011
    ..Clinical presentation can be similar to and often mistaken for cerebral vasospasm. In this study, the authors report on the angiographic findings in patients with brain sag...
  18. doi request reprint The superficial temporal artery trunk as a donor vessel in cerebral revascularization: benefits and pitfalls
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 24:E7. 2008
    ..In this report the authors describe the use of the STA trunk at the level of the zygoma as an alternative donor and highlight the benefits and pitfalls of this revascularization option...
  19. doi request reprint Flow-assisted surgical cerebral revascularization
    William W Ashley
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 24:E20. 2008
    ..The purpose of this report is to review the use of flow measurement in cerebral revascularization, presenting algorithms for flow-assisted surgical planning, technique, and surveillance...
  20. doi request reprint Cerebral revascularization using cadaveric vein grafts
    Francisco J Mery
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Surg Neurol 72:362-8; discussion 368. 2009
    ..We report the short-term patency rate of CSVGs in EC-IC bypass...
  21. doi request reprint Extracranial carotid-vertebral bypass for endovascular access to complex posterior circulation aneurysms: a novel management approach
    Markus Chwajol
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7329, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:1296-303; discussion 12303-4. 2012
    ..However, endovascular access is occasionally prohibited by proximal vertebral artery (VA) occlusion or vessel tortuosity. One strategy in such instances involves creation of an extracranial bypass conduit to the distal VA...
  22. doi request reprint Leptomeningeal collateral volume flow assessed by quantitative magnetic resonance angiography in large-vessel cerebrovascular disease
    Sean Ruland
    Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:27-30. 2009
    ..Leptomeningeal collateral volume flow has not been previously quantified. Quantitative magnetic resonance angiography (QMRA) can determine flow in the large vessels of the intracranial circulation...
  23. ncbi request reprint A patient-specific computer model to predict outcomes of the balloon occlusion test
    Fady T Charbel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 101:977-88. 2004
    ..The object of this work was to determine whether patient-specific blood flow modeling can be used to identify patients in whom the BOT would not be tolerated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Endovascular approach and technique for treatment of transverse-sigmoid dural arteriovenous fistula with cortical reflux: the importance of venous sinus sacrifice
    Andrew Phillip Carlson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:566-72. 2013
    ..Treatment of dural arteriovenous fistula involving the transverse-sigmoid region with cortical reflux is complex and treatment options may require sacrifice of the fistulous segment of the sinus...
  25. doi request reprint Risk factors for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia type II in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Ali Alaraj
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7329, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:1030-6. 2011
    ..Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia type II (HIT II) correlates with a higher incidence of thromboembolic complications and unfavorable outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint The utility of intraoperative blood flow measurement during aneurysm surgery using an ultrasonic perivascular flow probe
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Neuropsychiatric Institute MC 799, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:ONS-305-12; discussion ONS-312. 2006
    ..We assessed the utility of quantitative intraoperative flow measurements using the Transonic ultrasonic flow probe (Transonic Systems, Inc., Ithaca, NY) during aneurysm surgery...
  27. doi request reprint Peri-operative measures for treatment and prevention of cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    Neurol Res 31:651-9. 2009
    ..Early or existing vasospasm at the time of presentation poses an additional challenge in the management of the patient, and forms the basis for this review...
  28. doi request reprint Endovascular intervention for delayed stenosis of extracranial-intracranial bypass saphenous vein grafts
    Omar Qahwash
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:231-6. 2013
    ..Angioplasty for graft stenosis (with or without stenting) has been extensively discussed in the cardiothoracic literature but its application for neurosurgical purposes has not been well documented...
  29. doi request reprint Combined preoperative onyx embolization and protective internal carotid artery covered stent placement for treatment of glomus vagale tumor: review of literature and illustrative case
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurol Res 34:523-9. 2012
    ..Surgical resection of complex glomus vagale tumors can be complicated by extensive blood loss and might require surgical sacrifice of an encased internal carotid artery...
  30. doi request reprint Changes in the cerebrospinal fluid ceramide profile after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Fernando D Testai
    Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Stroke 43:2066-70. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate changes in the cerebrospinal fluid sphingolipid profile in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage in relation to the occurrence of symptomatic vasospasm and outcome at hospital discharge...
  31. doi request reprint Safety of early endovascular catheterization and intervention through extracranial-intracranial bypass grafts
    Omar M Qahwash
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:201-7. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to demonstrate feasibility and evaluate technical aspects of early endovascular access through extracranial-intracranial (EC-IC) bypass grafts...
  32. doi request reprint Quantitative magnetic resonance angiography in the evaluation of the subclavian steal syndrome: report of 5 patients
    Andrew M Bauer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 5970, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:250-2. 2009
    ..Multiple studies have shown that in most patients, SS results in steal that is evident radiographically, but requires no treatment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Superficial temporal artery-to-middle cerebral artery bypass
    Fady T Charbel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 5970, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:186-90; discussion 186-90. 2005
    ..The use of intraoperative quantitative blood flow measurements as a reliable method of assessing the success of the bypass is also described...
  34. doi request reprint Combined direct and indirect bypass for moyamoya: quantitative assessment of direct bypass flow over time
    Sepideh Amin-Hanjani
    Department of Neurosurgery, and Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    Neurosurgery 73:962-7; discussion 967-8. 2013
    ..The optimal revascularization strategy for symptomatic adult moyamoya remains controversial. Whereas direct bypass offers immediate revascularization, indirect bypass can effectively induce collaterals over time...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cardiac complications after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Klaudia Urbaniak
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Surg Neurol 67:21-8; discussion 28-9. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the risk factors for cardiac abnormalities, patient outcome, and impact of treatment type on cardiac abnormalities...
  36. doi request reprint Effect of acute cocaine use on vasospasm and outcome in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    World Neurosurg 73:357-60. 2010
    ..We investigated the effect of acute cocaine use on response to vasospasm treatment and neurologic outcome in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  37. pmc Endovascular implantation of covered stents in the extracranial carotid and vertebral arteries: Case series and review of the literature
    Ali Alaraj
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine, Chicago IL, USA
    Surg Neurol Int 2:67. 2011
    ..This report describes our experience with the use of covered stents to treat cervical pathology, and a review of the literature in regards to this topic is presented...
  38. doi request reprint Is an angiographically obliterated aneurysm always secure?
    Francisco J Mery
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:979-82; discussion 982. 2008
    ..The aim of these angiographic evaluations is to assess parent vessel patency and to confirm lesion obliteration. However, there have been recent reports of growth or even rupture of angiographically obliterated aneurysms...
  39. doi request reprint Intramedullary hobnail hemangioendothelioma of the conus
    Troy A Munson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 South Wood Street, MC 799, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:515-8. 2013
    ..The authors discuss their treatment and review the pertinent literature regarding management...
  40. doi request reprint Surgical management of acute intracranial hemorrhage, surgical aneurysmal and arteriovenous malformation ablation, and other surgical principles
    William W Ashley
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 South Wood Street MC 799, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:987-1005, ix. 2008
    ..This report briefly reviews the various subtypes of hemorrhagic stroke, considers the indications for surgery, and discusses specific surgical treatment options...
  41. doi request reprint Surgical management of cervical radiculopathy caused by redundant vertebral artery loop
    Ziad A Hage
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 17:337-41. 2012
    ..The authors also include a literature review of techniques performed in this setting, showing that multiple surgical approaches can be used and should be tailored to the patient symptoms and lesion characteristics...
  42. doi request reprint Proof of concept: endogenous antiangiogenic factors predict the occurrence of symptomatic vasospasm post subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Fernando D Testai
    Department of Neurology of the University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 S Wood Street MC 796, Chicago, IL 60612 7330, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:416-20. 2011
    ..The authors hypothesize that circulating antiangiogenic factors play an important role in brain injury post SAH and that elevated levels predict the occurrence of symptomatic vasospasm...
  43. ncbi request reprint Human recombinant factor VII for emergency reversal of coagulopathy in neurosurgical patients: a retrospective comparative study
    Ben Roitberg
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:832-6; discussion 832-6. 2005
    ..There are reports of rapid reversal of coagulopathy using human recombinant factor VII. We present a retrospective controlled study of our experience with factor VII...
  44. pmc CT Ventriculography for diagnosis of occult ventricular cysticerci
    Sebastian R Herrera
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612
    Surg Neurol Int 1:92. 2010
    ..We present our experience with CT ventriculography to visualize occult cysts...
  45. doi request reprint Microvascular anastomosis training model based on a Turkey neck with perfused arteries
    Mustafa E Colpan
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:ONS407-10; discussion ONS410-1. 2008
    ..To minimize animal use and to create a simple but realistic training model, we developed a pulsatile perfused arteries model based on turkey carotid arteries for microvascular anastomosis training...
  46. ncbi request reprint Outcome of oculomotor nerve palsy from posterior communicating artery aneurysms: comparison of clipping and coiling
    Peng R Chen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:1040-6; discussion 1040-6. 2006
    ..However, the coil mass may compromise recovery of the nerve. Therefore, we compared the outcome of coiling and clipping for this indication...
  47. doi request reprint Long-term recurrence rates of atypical meningiomas after gross total resection with or without postoperative adjuvant radiation
    Manish K Aghi
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:56-60; discussion 60. 2009
    ..We sought to define the long-term recurrence rate of AMs after GTR, along with factors predicting recurrence, including postoperative radiation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prospective outcomes evaluation after decompression with or without instrumented fusion for lumbar stenosis and degenerative Grade I spondylolisthesis
    Zoher Ghogawala
    Department of Neurosurgery, Greenwich Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, Greenwich, Connecticut 06830, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 1:267-72. 2004
    ..The authors prospectively evaluated the outcomes of patients treated between 2000 and 2002 at two institutions to determine whether fusion improves functional outcome 1 year after surgery...

Research Grants3

  1. Vertebrobasilar Flow Evaluation and Risk of Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke
    Sepideh Amin Hanjani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Additionally, the ability to define a low risk population in whom the risks of expensive invasive interventions would be unnecessary will have an equally important impact from a public health, and health care cost, perspective. ..
  2. Vertebrobasilar Flow Evaluation and Risk of Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke
    Sepideh Amin Hanjani; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Additionally, the ability to define a low risk population in whom the risks of expensive invasive interventions would be unnecessary will have an equally important impact from a public health, and health care cost, perspective. ..