James B Elder

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The future of cerebral surgery: a kaleidoscope of opportunities
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1555-79; discussion 1579-82. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Postoperative continuous paravertebral anesthetic infusion for pain control in posterior cervical spine surgery: a case-control study
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:99-106; discussion 106-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Neurosurgery in the realm of 10(-9), Part 2: applications of nanotechnology to neurosurgery--present and future
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 1200 North State Street, Suite 5046, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:269-84; discussion 284-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Neurosurgery in the realm of 10(-9), part 1: stardust and nanotechnology in neuroscience
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1-20. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative continuous paravertebral anesthetic infusion for pain control in lumbar spinal fusion surgery
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:210-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Giant cell tumor of the skull in pediatric patients. Report of two cases
    James B Elder
    Division of Neurosurgery, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:69-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The metamorphosis of neurological surgery and the reinvention of the neurosurgeon
    Michael L J Apuzzo
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:788-94; discussion 794-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The biological restoration of central nervous system architecture and function: part 1-foundations and historical landmarks in contemporary stem cell biology
    Azadeh Farin
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:15-39; discussion 34. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Aberrant angiogenic characteristics of human brain arteriovenous malformation endothelial cells
    Mark N Jabbour
    Department of Pathology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:139-46; discussion 146-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Principles of growth modulation in the treatment of scoliotic deformities
    Daniel J Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:211-21. 2008

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint The future of cerebral surgery: a kaleidoscope of opportunities
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1555-79; discussion 1579-82. 2008
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  2. doi request reprint Postoperative continuous paravertebral anesthetic infusion for pain control in posterior cervical spine surgery: a case-control study
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:99-106; discussion 106-7. 2010
    ..Patients who undergo posterior cervical spinal fusion procedures frequently experience significant postoperative pain. Use of a local anesthetic continuous infusion pump after surgery may improve these outcome variables...
  3. doi request reprint Neurosurgery in the realm of 10(-9), Part 2: applications of nanotechnology to neurosurgery--present and future
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 1200 North State Street, Suite 5046, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:269-84; discussion 284-5. 2008
    ..Through continued collaboration, physicians, scientists, and engineers will shape the futures of nanomedicine and nanoneurosurgery...
  4. doi request reprint Neurosurgery in the realm of 10(-9), part 1: stardust and nanotechnology in neuroscience
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1-20. 2008
    ..Physicians of the present and future must take an active role in shaping the design and research of nanotechnologies to ensure maximal clinical relevance and patient benefit...
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative continuous paravertebral anesthetic infusion for pain control in lumbar spinal fusion surgery
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:210-8. 2008
    ..Data were collected prospectively via nursing protocol and third party assessment, and analyzed retrospectively...
  6. ncbi request reprint Giant cell tumor of the skull in pediatric patients. Report of two cases
    James B Elder
    Division of Neurosurgery, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:69-74. 2007
    ..To the authors' knowledge, these cases represent the youngest two patients with giant cell tumors of the skull yet described...
  7. doi request reprint The metamorphosis of neurological surgery and the reinvention of the neurosurgeon
    Michael L J Apuzzo
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:788-94; discussion 794-5. 2009
    ..General information and educational principles are discussed, along with recommendations for the fostering of a climate of innovation for the field...
  8. doi request reprint The biological restoration of central nervous system architecture and function: part 1-foundations and historical landmarks in contemporary stem cell biology
    Azadeh Farin
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:15-39; discussion 34. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Aberrant angiogenic characteristics of human brain arteriovenous malformation endothelial cells
    Mark N Jabbour
    Department of Pathology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:139-46; discussion 146-8. 2009
    ..To identify and characterize the phenotypic and functional differences of endothelial cells derived from cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM), as compared with endothelial cells derived from a normal brain...
  10. doi request reprint Principles of growth modulation in the treatment of scoliotic deformities
    Daniel J Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:211-21. 2008
    ..An exciting area of spinal implant technology is now becoming available to expand the surgical armamentarium for treating severe scoliotic deformity in young patients...
  11. doi request reprint The alchemy of ideas
    Michael L J Apuzzo
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:1035-44; discussion 1044. 2008
    ..The attitudes and philosophies of neurological surgery are related to those involved in the Modernist movement and placed on the defined scale of contemporary scientific activity...
  12. doi request reprint Novel use of an endovascular embolectomy device for retrograde suction decompression-assisted clip ligation of a large paraclinoid aneurysm: technical case report
    Daniel J Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:ONSE412-3; discussion ONSE413-4. 2008
    ..The combination of atraumatic occlusion technology and large lumen size makes this technique safer and easier...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary intraosseous meningioma
    James B Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 23:E13. 2007
    ..In fact, the literature regarding primary intra-osseous meningiomas consists mostly of clinical case reports and case series. This literature is reviewed and summarized in this article...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lack of B7 expression, not human leukocyte antigen expression, facilitates immune evasion by human malignant gliomas
    Richard C E Anderson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:1129-36; discussion 1136. 2007
    ..Lack of human leukocyte antigens and costimulatory molecules have been suggested as mechanisms by which human malignant gliomas avoid immune recognition and elimination...
  15. ncbi request reprint Propylene glycol as a contrasting agent for optical coherence tomography to image gastrointestinal tissues
    Ruikang K Wang
    Medical Photonics Group, Center for Science and Technology in Medicine, School of Medicine, Keele University North Staffordshire Hospital Trust, Stoke on Trent, ST4 7QB, United Kingdom
    Lasers Surg Med 30:201-8. 2002
    ..In this work, we investigate the administration of chemical agents to the tissue as a means of improving the capability of OCT imaging of clinically relevant microstructures of the GI tract...