Alessandra A Gorgulho

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of radiosurgery on the surgical treatment of trigeminal neuralgia
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Surg Neurol 66:350-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Infection following deep brain stimulator implantation performed in the conventional versus magnetic resonance imaging-equipped operating room
    Alessandra Gorgulho
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:239-46. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Stereotactic coordinates associated with facial musculature contraction during high-frequency stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:1317-21. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Dedicated linear accelerator radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia: a single-center experience in 179 patients with varied dose prescriptions and treatment plans
    Zachary A Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA Medical Center, West Los Angeles Veteran s Administration Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:225-31. 2011
  5. pmc Hypothalamic deep brain stimulation reduces weight gain in an obesity-animal model
    William P Melega
    Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30672. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuromodulation for eating disorders: obesity and anorexia
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA HCor Neuroscience, Hospital do Coração, Rua Abílio Soares, 250, Paraiso, São Paulo 05005 000, Brazil
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 25:147-57. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Radiation options for high-grade gliomas
    Benedict Beng Teck Taw
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 23:259-67, viii. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Modulation of food intake following deep brain stimulation of the ventromedial hypothalamus in the vervet monkey. Laboratory investigation
    Goran Lacan
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 3 VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:336-42. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery: concepts and techniques
    Antonio A F De Salles
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Electronic address
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:491-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of giant cerebral arteriovenous malformation: hypofractionated stereotactic radiation as the first stage
    Furen Xiao
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:1253-9; discussion 1259. 2010

Collaborators

  • Michael T Selch
  • Nzhde Agazaryan
  • Jean Jacques Lemaire
  • Daniel Z Uslan
  • Antonio A F De Salles
  • William P Melega
  • Goran Lacan
  • Benedict Beng Teck Taw
  • Zachary A Smith
  • Eric J Behnke
  • Furen Xiao
  • Nasrin Fatemi
  • Julio L B Pereira
  • Nancy McLaughlin
  • Nikita Bezrukiy
  • David McArthur
  • Fernado Viñuela
  • Chien Hua Chen
  • Chun Shu Lin
  • Parham Moftakhar
  • Scott E Krahl
  • Leonardo Frighetto
  • Joshua R Dusick
  • Daniel F Kelly
  • Carlos A Mattozo

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of radiosurgery on the surgical treatment of trigeminal neuralgia
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Surg Neurol 66:350-6. 2006
    ..The history of the development of current available techniques to treat TN was reviewed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Infection following deep brain stimulator implantation performed in the conventional versus magnetic resonance imaging-equipped operating room
    Alessandra Gorgulho
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:239-46. 2009
    ..In this study the authors focus on the incidence of infection in patients undergoing surgery in the conventional versus MR imaging-equipped OR...
  3. doi request reprint Stereotactic coordinates associated with facial musculature contraction during high-frequency stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:1317-21. 2009
    ..Specifically, contraction of the muscles of facial expression is noted in a small percentage of patients, although the precise mechanism remains poorly understood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dedicated linear accelerator radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia: a single-center experience in 179 patients with varied dose prescriptions and treatment plans
    Zachary A Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA Medical Center, West Los Angeles Veteran s Administration Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:225-31. 2011
    ..Although the use of gamma knife continues to be established, few large series exist using D-LINAC. The authors describe their results, comparing the effects of varied target and dose regimens...
  5. pmc Hypothalamic deep brain stimulation reduces weight gain in an obesity-animal model
    William P Melega
    Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30672. 2012
    ..These results in a porcine obesity model demonstrate the efficacy and behavioral safety of a low frequency VMH-DBS application as a potential clinical strategy for modulation of body weight...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuromodulation for eating disorders: obesity and anorexia
    Alessandra A Gorgulho
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA HCor Neuroscience, Hospital do Coração, Rua Abílio Soares, 250, Paraiso, São Paulo 05005 000, Brazil
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 25:147-57. 2014
    ..The challenges of effectively treating AN are well recognized. In this article, important aspects of ED are reviewed in detail and novel approaches to the treatment of ED are proposed. ..
  7. doi request reprint Radiation options for high-grade gliomas
    Benedict Beng Teck Taw
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 23:259-67, viii. 2012
    ..New imaging modalities have been studied with the hope to improve accuracy in the planning of radiosurgical treatments. However, further large scale studies are needed to confirm these results...
  8. doi request reprint Modulation of food intake following deep brain stimulation of the ventromedial hypothalamus in the vervet monkey. Laboratory investigation
    Goran Lacan
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 3 VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:336-42. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors assessed the feasibility of ventromedial hypothalamus (VMH) DBS in freely moving vervet monkeys to modulate food intake as a model for the potential treatment of eating disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery: concepts and techniques
    Antonio A F De Salles
    Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Electronic address
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:491-8. 2013
    ..Nuances of these devices, procedural steps of radiosurgery, and the team approach of radiosurgery are discussed in this article. ..
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of giant cerebral arteriovenous malformation: hypofractionated stereotactic radiation as the first stage
    Furen Xiao
    Division of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:1253-9; discussion 1259. 2010
    ..Treatment of giant cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) remains a challenge...
  11. doi request reprint Endonasal microscopic removal of clival chordomas
    Nasrin Fatemi
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of California at Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Surg Neurol 69:331-8. 2008
    ..Clival chordomas have traditionally been removed using a variety of anterior and lateral skull base approaches. Herein, we evaluate the outcomes of patients who underwent an extended endonasal transsphenoidal removal of a clival chordoma...