Alisa D Gean
Affiliation: University of California
- Head traumaAlisa D Gean
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Neuroimaging Clin N Am 20:527-56. 2010..This article outlines the classification of TBI, details the types of lesions encountered, and discusses the various imaging modalities available for the evaluation of TBI...
- Benign anterior temporal epidural hematoma: indolent lesion with a characteristic CT imaging appearance after blunt head traumaAlisa D Gean
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, USA
Radiology 257:212-8. 2010..To study the incidence, pathogenesis, imaging characteristics, and clinical importance of a unique subtype of epidural hematoma (EDH) associated with blunt head trauma...
- Neuroimaging of traumatic brain injuryTuong H Le
Department of Radiology, Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 76:145-62. 2009..Further research is needed for other advanced imaging methods such as magnetic source imaging, single photon emission tomography, and positron emission tomography...
- Computer-aided assessment of head computed tomography (CT) studies in patients with suspected traumatic brain injuryEsther L Yuh
Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
J Neurotrauma 25:1163-72. 2008..Further studies are required to evaluate the potential favorable impact of this software on facilitating workflow and improving diagnostic accuracy when used as a screening aid by physicians with different levels of experience...
- Hemicraniectomy: a new model for human electrophysiology with high spatio-temporal resolutionBradley Voytek
Helen Wills Neuroscience, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 22:2491-502. 2010..Taken together, these results provide evidence that the hemicraniectomy model provides a means for studying neural dynamics in humans with enhanced spatial and temporal resolution...
- Focal lesions in acute mild traumatic brain injury and neurocognitive outcome: CT versus 3T MRIHana Lee
Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Neurotrauma 25:1049-56. 2008....
- Thoracic complications of illicit drug use: an organ system approachMichael B Gotway
Department of Radiology, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave, Rm 1X 55A, Box 1325, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Radiographics 22:S119-35. 2002..Categorization of thoracic complications of illicit drug use may facilitate understanding of these disorders and allow accurate diagnosis...
- Survival with good outcome after cerebral herniation and Duret hemorrhage caused by traumatic brain injuryShirley I Stiver
Departments of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, California, USA
J Neurosurg 110:1242-6. 2009..Aggressive intracranial monitoring and treatment of a Duret hemorrhage arising secondary to cerebral herniation may enable a good recovery in selected patients after severe TBI...
- Post-operative expansion of hemorrhagic contusions after unilateral decompressive hemicraniectomy in severe traumatic brain injuryAlexander C Flint
Department of Neurology, Neurovascular and Neurocritical Care Service, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
J Neurotrauma 25:503-12. 2008..Severity of initial CT findings may predict the risk of contusion expansion following hemicraniectomy, thereby identifying a subgroup of patients who might benefit from therapies aimed at augmenting the coagulation system...
- Delayed acute spinal cord injury following intracranial gunshot trauma: case reportJason S Cheng
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Neurosurg 116:921-5. 2012..Consideration for craniotomy and bullet retrieval should be given to large bullets lying in the CSF spaces of the posterior fossa as they pose risk for acute spinal cord injury...
- Imaging of head traumaTuong H Le
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Semin Roentgenol 41:177-89. 2006
- Imaging for the diagnosis and management of traumatic brain injuryJane J Kim
Department of Radiology, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Neurotherapeutics 8:39-53. 2011....