Nestor R Gonzalez

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intracranial arterial stenoses: current viewpoints, novel approaches, and surgical perspectives
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Ave, Rm 18 251 Semel, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 36:175-84; discussion 184-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effects of mobile and digital support for a structured, competency-based curriculum in neurosurgery residency education
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:164-72. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamic and metabolic effects of remote ischemic preconditioning in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 115:193-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Endovascular coiling of intracranial aneurysms in elderly patients: report of 205 treated aneurysms
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:714-20; discussion 720-1. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Impact of anatomic features in the endovascular embolization of 181 anterior communicating artery aneurysms
    Nestor Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7039, USA
    Stroke 39:2776-82. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Vasospasm probability index: a combination of transcranial doppler velocities, cerebral blood flow, and clinical risk factors to predict cerebral vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, California 90025 7039, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:1101-12. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the endovascular treatment of giant intracranial aneurysms
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7039, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:S113-24; discussion S3-13. 2006
  8. pmc Predictors of subarachnoid hemorrhage in acute ischemic stroke with endovascular therapy
    Zhong Song Shi
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7437, USA
    Stroke 41:2775-81. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Preprocedural basal ganglionic infarction increases the risk of hemorrhagic transformation but not worse outcome following successful recanalization of acute middle cerebral artery occlusions
    Yince Loh
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 74:636-40. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Indirect revascularization for nonmoyamoya intracranial arterial stenoses: clinical and angiographic outcomes
    Joshua R Dusick
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Stroke Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:94-102. 2012

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Intracranial arterial stenoses: current viewpoints, novel approaches, and surgical perspectives
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Ave, Rm 18 251 Semel, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 36:175-84; discussion 184-5. 2013
    ..Further formal evaluation of indirect revascularization for IAS is a logical and worthy step in the development of intracranial atherosclerosis treatment strategies...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of mobile and digital support for a structured, competency-based curriculum in neurosurgery residency education
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:164-72. 2012
    ..Changes in neurosurgical practice and graduate medical education impose new challenges for training programs...
  3. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamic and metabolic effects of remote ischemic preconditioning in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 115:193-8. 2013
    ..RIPC effects on cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism have not been explored in humans. This study evaluates hemodynamic and metabolic changes induced by RIPC in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  4. doi request reprint Endovascular coiling of intracranial aneurysms in elderly patients: report of 205 treated aneurysms
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:714-20; discussion 720-1. 2010
    ..More elderly patients are presenting with intracranial aneurysms. Many are poor surgical candidates and often undergo endovascular treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of anatomic features in the endovascular embolization of 181 anterior communicating artery aneurysms
    Nestor Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7039, USA
    Stroke 39:2776-82. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Vasospasm probability index: a combination of transcranial doppler velocities, cerebral blood flow, and clinical risk factors to predict cerebral vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, California 90025 7039, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:1101-12. 2007
    ..The goal in this study was to create an index (vasospasm probability index [VPI]) to improve diagnostic accuracy for vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the endovascular treatment of giant intracranial aneurysms
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7039, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:S113-24; discussion S3-13. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the anatomic and hemodynamic characteristics of these lesions and the current endovascular and combined surgical and endovascular techniques available for their treatment...
  8. pmc Predictors of subarachnoid hemorrhage in acute ischemic stroke with endovascular therapy
    Zhong Song Shi
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7437, USA
    Stroke 41:2775-81. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the frequency and predictors of SAH in acute ischemic stroke patients treated endovascularly and its impact on clinical outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Preprocedural basal ganglionic infarction increases the risk of hemorrhagic transformation but not worse outcome following successful recanalization of acute middle cerebral artery occlusions
    Yince Loh
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 74:636-40. 2010
    ..We postulate that the structures of the deep MCA field are particularly vulnerable to hemorrhagic transformation (HT) following reperfusion...
  10. doi request reprint Indirect revascularization for nonmoyamoya intracranial arterial stenoses: clinical and angiographic outcomes
    Joshua R Dusick
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Stroke Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:94-102. 2012
    ..The authors present clinical and angiographic quantitative outcomes of indirect revascularization for patients with symptomatic intracranial stenosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multimodal quantitation of the effects of endovascular therapy for vasospasm on cerebral blood flow, transcranial doppler ultrasonographic velocities, and cerebral artery diameters
    Rod J Oskouian
    Division of Neurosurgery and Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:30-41; discussion 41-3. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to quantify the effects of endovascular therapy on vasospastic cerebral vessels...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of Merci device fracture on clinical outcome of acute ischemic stroke after mechanical thrombectomy
    Zhong Song Shi
    Department of Neurosurgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    CNS Neurosci Ther 18:841-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the frequency and predictors of Merci device fracture in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with mechanical thrombectomy and its impact on clinical outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Basal ganglionic infarction before mechanical thrombectomy predicts poor outcome
    Yince Loh
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Stroke 40:3315-20. 2009
    ..Use of mechanical thrombectomy for acute cerebrovascular occlusions is increasing. Preintervention MRI patterns may be helpful in predicting prognosis...
  14. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of middle cerebral artery aneurysms with detachable coils: angiographic and clinical outcomes in 115 consecutive patients
    Shuichi Suzuki
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1721, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:876-88; discussion 888-9. 2009
    ..We retrospectively reviewed the anatomic and clinical outcomes of patients with MCA aneurysms who underwent endovascular treatment at our institution...
  15. doi request reprint Natural history of asymptomatic unruptured cerebral aneurysms evaluated at CT angiography: growth and rupture incidence and correlation with epidemiologic risk factors
    J Pablo Villablanca
    Departments of Radiological Sciences and Neurosurgery, University of California, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, 757 Westwood Plaza, Suite 1621A, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1721
    Radiology 269:258-65. 2013
    ..To characterize the relationship between aneurysm size and epidemiologic risk factors with growth and rupture by using computed tomographic (CT) angiography...
  16. ncbi request reprint Matrix and bioabsorbable polymeric coils accelerate healing of intracranial aneurysms: long-term experimental study
    Yuichi Murayama
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, and Leo G Rigler Radiological Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Stroke 34:2031-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the short-term efficacy and long-term safety of the new Matrix coil system...
  17. doi request reprint Transarterial embolization of clival dural arteriovenous fistulae using liquid embolic agents
    Zhong Song Shi
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 1721, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:408-15; discussion 415. 2008
    ..This report examines the clinical presentation, angiographic findings, endovascular management, and outcome of clival DAVFs. Particular attention was given to safety and efficacy of transarterial embolization using liquid embolic agents...
  18. ncbi request reprint Angiographic evidence of aneurysm neck healing following endovascular treatment with bioactive coils
    Nestor R Gonzalez
    Division of Neurosurgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:912-4. 2005
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Clinical and angiographic outcomes from indirect revascularization surgery for Moyamoya disease in adults and children: a review of 63 procedures
    Joshua R Dusick
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 7436, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:34-43; discussion 43. 2011
    ..Several forms of indirect cerebral revascularization have been proposed to promote neovascularity to the ischemic brain...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cellular responses of bioabsorbable polymeric material and Guglielmi detachable coil in experimental aneurysms
    Yuichi Murayama
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Department of Radiological Sciences, Molecular Biology Institute, University of California at Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Stroke 33:1120-8. 2002
    ..We evaluated a new endovascular therapeutic, bioabsorbable polymeric material (BPM), which may promote cellular reaction in the aneurysms...
  21. doi request reprint Treatment of brain arteriovenous malformations with high-flow arteriovenous fistulas: risk and complications associated with endovascular embolization in multimodality treatment. Clinical article
    Ichiro Yuki
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Department of Radiological Sciences, UCLA Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1721, USA
    J Neurosurg 113:715-22. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the outcomes of multimodality treatment of AVMs in association with a large arteriovenous fistula (AVF), with a special focus on endovascular embolization and its associated complications...
  22. doi request reprint Muscle microdialysis to confirm sublethal ischemia in the induction of remote ischemic preconditioning
    Arzu Bilgin-Freiert
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Radiology, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, 10833 LeConte Ave, Room 18 251 Semel, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 7039, USA
    Transl Stroke Res 3:266-72. 2012
    ..The RIPC protocol used in this study is safe, well tolerated, and induces transient metabolic changes consistent with sublethal ischemia. Muscle microdialysis can be used safely as a confirmatory tool in the induction of RIPC. ..
  23. doi request reprint Frontal bur hole through an eyebrow incision for image-guided endoscopic evacuation of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage
    Justin A Dye
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles
    J Neurosurg 117:767-73. 2012
    ..Minimally invasive techniques for hematoma evacuation have shown a trend toward improved outcomes. The aim of the present study is to describe a minimally invasive alternative for the evacuation of sICH and evaluate its feasibility...
  24. pmc Peripheral vascular disease as remote ischemic preconditioning, for acute stroke
    Mark Connolly
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, USA Neural Systems and Dynamics Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:2124-9. 2013
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Treatment of unruptured aneurysms with GDCs: clinical experience with 247 aneurysms
    Nestor Gonzalez
    Divisions of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:577-83. 2004
    ..The GDC system is a valuable therapeutic alternative to surgical treatment of intracranial aneurysms. We present our clinical experience with the GDC technique used to treat unruptured cerebral aneurysms...
  26. doi request reprint Management of arterial vasospasm following aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Joshua R Dusick
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
    Semin Neurol 33:488-97. 2013
    ..The authors review the pertinent literature related to each, including both the current management guidelines supported by the literature as well as novel management strategies that are currently being investigated. ..
  27. pmc A minimally-invasive rat model of subarachnoid hemorrhage and delayed ischemic injury
    Joshua R Dusick
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Surg Neurol Int 2:99. 2011
    ..We have developed a minimally-invasive modification that prevents confounding effects of surgical procedures, leakage of blood from the subarachnoid space and minimizes risk of infection...
  28. doi request reprint Osseous and vascular anatomical variations within the C1-C2 complex: a radiographical study using computed tomography angiography
    Parham Moftakhar
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Int J Med Robot 4:158-64. 2008
    ..One of the limiting factors of C1-C2 fixation is the location of the vertebral artery (VA). The authors sought to assess the potential variations in atlanto-axial VA anatomy using computed tomography angiography (CTA)...