Brian L Hoh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The effect of coiling versus clipping of ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms on length of stay, hospital cost, hospital reimbursement, and surgeon reimbursement at the university of Florida
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:614-9; discussion 619-21. 2009
  2. ncbi Bottleneck factor and height-width ratio: association with ruptured aneurysms in patients with multiple cerebral aneurysms
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:716-22; discussion 722-3. 2007
  3. doi Higher complications and no improvement in mortality in the ACGME resident duty-hour restriction era: an analysis of more than 107,000 neurosurgical trauma patients in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:1369-81; discussion 1381-2. 2012
  4. doi Incidence of ventricular shunt placement for hydrocephalus with clipping versus coiling for ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database: 2002 to 2007
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:548-54. 2011
  5. pmc A novel murine elastase saccular aneurysm model for studying bone marrow progenitor-derived cell-mediated processes in aneurysm formation
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:544-50; discussion 550. 2010
  6. doi Length of stay and total hospital charges of clipping versus coiling for ruptured and unruptured adult cerebral aneurysms in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database 2002 to 2006
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    Stroke 41:337-42. 2010
  7. doi Incidence of seizures or epilepsy after clipping or coiling of ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the nationwide inpatient sample database: 2002-2007
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:644-50; discussion 650. 2011
  8. doi Lower incidence of reoperation with longer shunt survival with adult ventriculoperitoneal shunts placed for hemorrhage-related hydrocephalus
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:70-4; discussion 74-5. 2008
  9. pmc Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 promotes inflammatory vascular repair of murine carotid aneurysms via a macrophage inflammatory protein-1α and macrophage inflammatory protein-2-dependent pathway
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Circulation 124:2243-52. 2011
  10. ncbi Interventional neurovascular disease: avoidance and management of complications and review of the current literature
    M F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 55:233-42. 2011

Detail Information

Publications73

  1. doi The effect of coiling versus clipping of ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms on length of stay, hospital cost, hospital reimbursement, and surgeon reimbursement at the university of Florida
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:614-9; discussion 619-21. 2009
    ..However, because of the severity of subarachnoid hemorrhage, there would be no difference in length of hospitalization or hospital charges in patients with ruptured aneurysms...
  2. ncbi Bottleneck factor and height-width ratio: association with ruptured aneurysms in patients with multiple cerebral aneurysms
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:716-22; discussion 722-3. 2007
    ..We studied factors associated with rupture in a study model of patients with multiple cerebral aneurysms, one aneurysm that had ruptured and one or more that had not, in which each patient served as their own internal control...
  3. doi Higher complications and no improvement in mortality in the ACGME resident duty-hour restriction era: an analysis of more than 107,000 neurosurgical trauma patients in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:1369-81; discussion 1381-2. 2012
    ..The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education resident duty-hour restrictions were implemented in July 2003 based on the supposition that resident fatigue contributes to medical errors...
  4. doi Incidence of ventricular shunt placement for hydrocephalus with clipping versus coiling for ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database: 2002 to 2007
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:548-54. 2011
    ..Few studies have compared the incidence of ventricular shunt placement for hydrocephalus after clipping versus coiling of cerebral aneurysms...
  5. pmc A novel murine elastase saccular aneurysm model for studying bone marrow progenitor-derived cell-mediated processes in aneurysm formation
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:544-50; discussion 550. 2010
    ..Although there are several large-species animal models for saccular aneurysms, there is a need for a simple, reproducible saccular aneurysm model in mice...
  6. doi Length of stay and total hospital charges of clipping versus coiling for ruptured and unruptured adult cerebral aneurysms in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database 2002 to 2006
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    Stroke 41:337-42. 2010
    ..We now report an analysis of the same comparison at a national level conducted using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database...
  7. doi Incidence of seizures or epilepsy after clipping or coiling of ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the nationwide inpatient sample database: 2002-2007
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:644-50; discussion 650. 2011
    ..It is not clear whether treatment modality (clipping or coiling) affects the risk of seizures after treatment for cerebral aneurysms...
  8. doi Lower incidence of reoperation with longer shunt survival with adult ventriculoperitoneal shunts placed for hemorrhage-related hydrocephalus
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:70-4; discussion 74-5. 2008
    ..We hypothesize that adult VPS placed for hemorrhage-related hydrocephalus have a lower incidence of reoperation than those placed for other types of hydrocephalus...
  9. pmc Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 promotes inflammatory vascular repair of murine carotid aneurysms via a macrophage inflammatory protein-1α and macrophage inflammatory protein-2-dependent pathway
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Circulation 124:2243-52. 2011
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  10. ncbi Interventional neurovascular disease: avoidance and management of complications and review of the current literature
    M F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 55:233-42. 2011
    ..With knowledge of the common complications, strategies to minimize them, and a meticulous attention to the technical detail of the procedure, complications of neuroendovascular interventions can be minimized...
  11. doi Effect of weekend compared with weekday stroke admission on thrombolytic use, in-hospital mortality, discharge disposition, hospital charges, and length of stay in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample Database, 2002 to 2007
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    Stroke 41:2323-8. 2010
    ..We studied patients with stroke in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database for a weekend effect on thrombolytic use, in-hospital mortality, discharge disposition, hospital charges, and length of stay...
  12. doi Intracranial stents for treatment of acute ischemic stroke: evolution and current status
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:S24-34. 2011
    ..Recently, intracranial arterial stenting has received increasing interest as a modality to rapidly and effectively recanalize affected vessels in the setting of acute ischemic stroke...
  13. doi Recanalization therapy for acute ischemic stroke, part 1: surgical embolectomy and chemical thrombolysis
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 34:1-9. 2011
    ..We discuss historical and current progress toward successful recanalization, as well as the efforts being made to develop a safe and efficacious method of revascularization in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke...
  14. doi Delayed thrombosis or stenosis following enterprise-assisted stent-coiling: is it safe? Midterm results of the interstate collaboration of enterprise stent coiling
    J Mocco
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:908-13; discussion 913-4. 2011
    ..The Enterprise Vascular Reconstruction Device and Delivery System (Cordis) has demonstrated promising initial short-term results. However, the rates of delayed in-stent stenosis or thrombosis are not known...
  15. doi Long-term results of enterprise stent-assisted coiling of cerebral aneurysms
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:239-44; discussion 244. 2012
    ..No published long-term aneurysm occlusion or complication data exist for the Enterprise system...
  16. doi Direct thrombectomy using the Penumbra thromboaspiration catheter for the treatment of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
    Gregory J Velat
    Department of Neurological Surgery, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 77:591.e15-8. 2012
    ..A 21 year-old female presented to our institution in a rapidly deteriorating neurological state following failed systemic heparin therapy for treatment of superior sagittal sinus (SSS) thrombosis...
  17. doi Establishing standard performance measures for adult stroke patients: a nationwide inpatient sample database study
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 80:699-708.e2. 2013
    ..To understand better the incidence of PSIs and HACs in hospitalized patients with stroke, we determined the rates of these events among patients with a diagnosis of stroke in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS) database...
  18. doi Impact of intracranial self-expanding stents in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke: efficacy and limitations
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 3:364-8. 2011
    ..We discuss these clinical investigations, focusing on the procedural capabilities and limitations of each self-expanding stent design...
  19. pmc Detailed analysis of periprocedural strokes in patients undergoing intracranial stenting in Stenting and Aggressive Medical Management for Preventing Recurrent Stroke in Intracranial Stenosis (SAMMPRIS)
    David Fiorella
    Department of Neurosurgery, State University of New York, Health Sciences Center, T 12 080, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8122, USA
    Stroke 43:2682-8. 2012
    ..This analysis focuses on the patient and procedural factors that may have been associated with periprocedural cerebrovascular events in the trial...
  20. doi Intentional partial coiling dome protection of complex ruptured cerebral aneurysms prevents acute rebleeding and produces favorable clinical outcomes
    Ben Waldau
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:27-31. 2012
    ..The coiling of ruptured cerebral aneurysms protects against acute rebleeding; however, whether partially coiling a ruptured cerebral aneurysm protects against acute rebleeding has never been demonstrated...
  21. doi Recanalization therapy for acute ischemic stroke, part 2: mechanical intra-arterial technologies
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 34:11-20. 2011
    ..This review will discuss the development of these devices, supporting literature, and the individual strengths that each engenders towards a life-saving therapy for stroke...
  22. doi Aggressive intervention to treat a young woman with intracranial hemorrhage following unsuccessful intravenous thrombolysis for left middle cerebral artery occlusion. Case report
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:359-63. 2011
    ..Further thrombolytics are not advised. In select stroke patients, continuation of a planned attempt at mechanical recanalization without the further use of thrombolytics may be warranted in light of known intracerebral hemorrhage...
  23. doi Stent-associated flow remodeling causes further occlusion of incompletely coiled aneurysms
    Matthew F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:598-603; discussion 603-4. 2011
    ..Incomplete coil occlusion is associated with increased risk of aneurysm recurrence. We hypothesize that intracranial stents can cause flow remodeling, which promotes further occlusion of an incompletely coiled aneurysm...
  24. doi Prevalence of patient safety indicators and hospital-acquired conditions in those treated for unruptured cerebral aneurysms: establishing standard performance measures using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    J Neurosurg 119:966-73. 2013
    ....
  25. doi Occurrence of angiographic femoral artery complications after vascular closure with Mynx and AngioSeal
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:161-4. 2013
    ..A study was undertaken to retrospectively compare angiographic abnormalities seen after femoral artery closure by both the Mynx and AngioSeal VCDs to provide further insight into the risks associated with VCDs...
  26. doi Rationale for treating unruptured intracranial aneurysms: actuarial analysis of natural history risk versus treatment risk for coiling or clipping based on 14,050 patients in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database
    Matthew F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 79:472-8. 2013
    ..Our objective was to compare natural history rupture risk versus treatment risk for coiling and clipping small unruptured aneurysms using data in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database...
  27. doi The "July phenomenon" for neurosurgical mortality and complications in teaching hospitals: an analysis of more than 850,000 neurosurgical patients in the nationwide inpatient sample database, 1998 to 2008
    Kristin J Weaver
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:562-71; discussion 571. 2012
    ..The evidence of or against the presence of a 'July phenomenon' in resident teaching hospitals has been inconsistent. Moreover, there are limited data on the "July phenomenon" in the field of neurosurgery...
  28. doi Computed tomographic perfusion imaging of non-hemorrhagic cerebral hyperperfusion syndrome and reversal following medical treatment after carotid artery angioplasty and stenting
    Raul A Vasquez
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:e2. 2012
    ..The case history is presented of a patient with CT perfusion imaging of non-hemorrhagic CHS and reversal following medical treatment after CAS...
  29. doi Timing of aneurysm surgery: the International Cooperative Study revisited in the era of endovascular coiling
    Matthew F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 2:131-4. 2010
    ..We wanted to determine whether patients that arrive on days 4-10 were safe to undergo coiling immediately rather than waiting until after day 10...
  30. doi Comparison of N-butyl cyanoacrylate and onyx for the embolization of intracranial arteriovenous malformations: analysis of fluoroscopy and procedure times
    Gregory J Velat
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:ONS73-8; discussion ONS78-80. 2008
    ..New Brunswick, NJ) and Onyx (ev3, Inc., Irvine, CA). We sought to compare the utility of these agents in terms of fluoroscopy and procedure times...
  31. doi Delayed intraparenchymal hemorrhage following pipeline embolization device treatment for a giant recanalized ophthalmic aneurysm
    Gregory J Velat
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:e24. 2012
    ....
  32. doi Perioperative safety of Hydrosoft coils
    Ben Waldau
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:375-8. 2012
    ..A retrospective review of the initial clinical experience utilizing Hydrosoft coils from three high-volume centers was performed...
  33. doi Direct radial artery access with the 070 neuron guide catheter for aneurysm coiling: a novel application of the neuron catheter for cerebral interventions
    Matthew F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:onsE329-34; discussion onsE334. 2012
    ..We describe a novel approach to neuroendovascular intervention using a 070 Neuron guide catheter to directly access the radial artery for complex cerebrovascular intervention...
  34. doi Factors associated with aspirin resistance in patients premedicated with aspirin and clopidogrel for endovascular neurosurgery
    John F Reavey-Cantwell
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:890-5; discussion 895-6. 2009
    ..We reviewed our endovascular neurosurgery patients who were premedicated with aspirin and clopidogrel and identified nonresponders to aspirin. Factors associated with aspirin resistance were determined...
  35. ncbi Clinical and radiographic outcome in the management of posterior circulation aneurysms by use of direct surgical or endovascular techniques
    Christopher S Ogilvy
    Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:14-21; discussion 21-2. 2002
    ..Patients considered at high risk for surgery were managed with endovascular treatment...
  36. doi Primary intracranial stenting in acute ischemic stroke
    Gregory J Velat
    Department of Neurological Surgery, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, P O Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 12:14-9. 2010
    ..We review the evolution of acute stroke therapy over the past few decades and the recent results of mechanical thrombolysis, focusing on intracranial stenting in the setting of acute stroke...
  37. doi Unruptured cerebral aneurysms do not shrink when they rupture: multicenter collaborative aneurysm study group
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:155-60; discussion 160-1. 2011
    ..5% risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage over 5 years, respectively...
  38. doi A multicenter study of stent-assisted coiling of cerebral aneurysms with a Y configuration
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 73:466-72. 2013
    ..Stent-assisted coiling with 2 stents in a Y configuration is a technique for coiling complex wide-neck bifurcation aneurysms...
  39. doi Enhanced staff communication and reduced near-miss errors with a neurointerventional procedural checklist
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:497-500. 2013
    ..To date, there have been no published accounts demonstrating the effectiveness of checklists designed specifically for the unique demands of neurointerventional procedures...
  40. doi Concomitant intracranial pressure monitoring during venous sinus stenting for intracranial hypertension secondary to venous sinus stenosis
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:e22. 2013
    ..Concomitant real time intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring has not been previously described during venous sinus stenting...
  41. doi A novel tissue engineering approach using an endothelial progenitor cell-seeded biopolymer to treat intracranial saccular aneurysms
    Joshua P Aronson
    Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:546-54. 2012
    ..In this study the authors used a novel tissue engineering approach to promote endothelialization by seeding endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) within a fibrin polymer injected endovascularly into the aneurysm...
  42. doi Vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: review of randomized controlled trials and meta-analyses in the literature
    Gregory J Velat
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:446-54. 2011
    ..We review the RCTs and meta-analyses in the literature regarding the treatment and prevention of cerebral vasospasm following aneurysmal SAH...
  43. ncbi Outcomes for surgical and endovascular management of intracranial aneurysms using a comprehensive grading system
    Christopher S Ogilvy
    Neurovascular Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, VBK 710, Boston, MA 02114 2698, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:1037-42; discussion 1043. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluate this grading system in a large series of aneurysm patients treated by surgery and endovascular therapy...
  44. doi Acute intraprocedural thrombus formation during wingspan intracranial stent placement for intracranial atherosclerotic disease
    Matthew F Lawson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:ons166-70; discussion ons170. 2010
    ..To date, the incidence of acute intraprocedural thrombus formation during Wingspan stent placement has not been reported...
  45. doi The stent anchor technique for distal access through a large or giant aneurysm
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:e24. 2013
    ..This technique may facilitate the use of new stent technologies in the treatment of large aneurysms that have traditionally been exceedingly difficult to treat via an endovascular approach...
  46. pmc The Orbit Galaxy XTRASOFT Coils: A Multicenter Study of Coil Safety and Efficacy in Both Ruptured and Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysms
    Ahmad Khaldi
    Department of Neurosurgery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Vasc Interv Neurol 5:17-21. 2012
    ..Early experience with Galaxy XTRASOFT coils for both ruptured and unruptured aneurysms appears to be safe with good aneurysm obliteration and low complication rate...
  47. doi Clipping versus coiling for ruptured intracranial aneurysms: integrated medical learning at CNS 2007
    E Sander Connolly
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University, New York City, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:19-34; discussion 34. 2010
    ..At the 2007 Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Annual Meeting, a novel active learning process called Integrated Medical Learning (IML) was applied to education about this critical treatment choice...
  48. doi Critical care guidelines on the endovascular management of cerebral vasospasm
    Matthew M Kimball
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, 1600 South West Archer Rd, P O Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:336-41. 2011
    ..Limited data are available evaluating nicardipine or verapamil, with positive benefits reported with nicardipine and inconsistent benefits with verapamil...
  49. ncbi Persistent nonfused segments of the basilar artery: longitudinal versus axial nonfusion
    Brian L Hoh
    Endovascular Neurosurgery and Interventional Neuroradiology Service, Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:1194-6. 2004
    ..We report one case of persistent longitudinal nonfusion of the basilar artery in a 3-year-old boy and a case of persistent axial nonfusion of the basilar artery in a 43-year-old man...
  50. doi Direct thrombolysis for cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E7. 2009
    ..The authors review the literature regarding endovascular treatment of CVST with a description of the chemical and mechanical thrombolytic techniques...
  51. ncbi Complications of cerebral arteriovenous malformation embolization: multivariate analysis of predictive factors
    Carlos J Ledezma
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:602-11; discussion 602-11. 2006
    ..In this study, we reviewed our experience with AVM embolization and analyzed factors that might predict complications and clinical outcomes after AVM embolization...
  52. doi Race and income disparity in ischemic stroke care: nationwide inpatient sample database, 2002 to 2008
    Matthew M Kimball
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:17-24. 2014
    ..Health care disparities exist between demographic groups with stroke. We examined whether patients of particular ethnicity or income levels experienced reduced access to or delays in receiving stroke care...
  53. doi The prevalence of patient safety indicators and hospital-acquired conditions in patients with ruptured cerebral aneurysms: establishing standard performance measures using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    J Neurosurg 119:1633-40. 2013
    ....
  54. pmc Establishing standard performance measures for adult brain tumor patients: a Nationwide Inpatient Sample database study
    Maryam Rahman
    Corresponding Author Maryam Rahman, MD, MS, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, PO Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610
    Neuro Oncol 15:1580-8. 2013
    ..We determined the incidence rates of PSIs and HACs among brain tumor patients in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database (NIS)...
  55. doi Management of tandem occlusion stroke with endovascular therapy
    Haitham Dababneh
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0236, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E16. 2012
    ....
  56. doi Shape memory alloys: metallurgy, biocompatibility, and biomechanics for neurosurgical applications
    Daniel J Hoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:199-214; discussion 214-5. 2009
    ..An understanding of the metallurgic properties of nitinol provides a foundation for further exploration of its use in neurosurgical implant design...
  57. doi A prospective randomized single-blind trial of patient comfort following vessel closure: extravascular synthetic sealant closure provides less pain than a self-tightening suture vascular compression device
    Kyle M Fargen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 3:219-23. 2011
    ..To date, no studies exist comparing the pain associated with deployment between differing VCDs as a primary end point...
  58. pmc A simple technique for morphological measurement of cerebral arterial circle variations using public domain software (Osiris)
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Anat Cell Biol 44:324-30. 2011
    ..This method could be extended to examine other anatomical regions or to study other animals. Additionally, knowledge of variations within the circle could be applied clinically to enhance diagnostic and treatment specificity...
  59. doi Treatment of intracranial aneurysms with the Enterprise stent: a multicenter registry
    J Mocco
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:35-9. 2009
    ..Recent Food and Drug Administration approval of the Enterprise Vascular Reconstruction Device and Delivery System (Cordis) has added a new option for self-expanding stent-assisted intracranial aneurysm coiling...
  60. doi Limitations of diffusion-weighted imaging in the diagnosis of postoperative infections
    Christopher J Farrell
    Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:577-83; discussion 577-83. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the ability of DWI to accurately detect a broad range of postneurosurgical infections as well as identify individual factors that may limit its applicability...
  61. doi Risk factors, incidence, and effect of cardiac failure and myocardial infarction in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage patients
    Young Woo Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Bucheon St Mary s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Bucheon, Republic of Korea
    Neurosurgery 73:450-7; quiz 457. 2013
    ..Cardiac dysfunction is a well-known complication of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH). However, the clinical significance of cardiac complications is largely unknown...
  62. doi Cerebral aneurysms in pregnancy and delivery: pregnancy and delivery do not increase the risk of aneurysm rupture
    Young Woo Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Neurosurgery 72:143-9; discussion 150. 2013
    ..It is not known what effect pregnancy or delivery has on the risk of rupture of an intracranial aneurysm, and, consequently, the optimal management of unruptured aneurysms in pregnancy is unclear...
  63. pmc Takayasu's arteritis: Is it a reversible disease? Case Report and Literature Review
    Vishnumurthy Shushrutha Hedna
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Archer Road, Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA
    Surg Neurol Int 3:132. 2012
    ..Takayasu's arteritis (TA) is a rare and potentially devastating condition leading to prolonged morbidity and even death...
  64. doi Nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: an update
    Young Woo Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:328-34. 2012
    ..In addition, Convexal NA-SAH is another important subtype of NA-SAH associated with diverse etiologies and symptoms, although prognosis is generally favorable...
  65. ncbi Comparison of ruptured vs unruptured aneurysms in recanalization after coil embolization
    Thanh N Nguyen
    Department of Radiology, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Canada H2L 4M1
    Surg Neurol 68:19-23. 2007
    ..Aneurysm recanalization is a significant problem in coil-treated intracranial aneurysms. We hypothesize ruptured aneurysms are more likely to demonstrate this phenomenon than unruptured aneurysms...
  66. ncbi CT angiography before embolization for hemorrhage in head and neck cancer
    Daniel N Goodman
    Department of Interventional Neuroradiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:140-2. 2003
    ..The information provided by CT angiography facilitated rapid identification of the pseudoaneurysm and treatment with embolization. CT angiography may be helpful before embolization in cases of hemorrhage in head and neck cancer...
  67. ncbi Important factors for a combined neurovascular team to consider in selecting a treatment modality for patients with previously clipped residual and recurrent intracranial aneurysms
    Brian L Hoh
    Neurosurgical and Endovascular Neurosurgery Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:732-8; discussion 738-9. 2003
    ..We have reviewed the 10-year experience of our combined neurovascular team to determine in a retrospective manner which factors were important to treatment modality selection for patients with these residual and recurrent lesions...
  68. ncbi In-hospital morbidity and mortality after endovascular treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in the United States, 1996-2000: effect of hospital and physician volume
    Brian L Hoh
    Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1409-20. 2003
    ..Patient, treating physician, and hospital characteristics were tested as potential outcome predictors, with particular attention paid to volume of care...
  69. ncbi Age-dependent differences in short-term outcome after surgical or endovascular treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in the United States, 1996-2000
    Fred G Barker
    Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:18-28; discussion 28-30. 2004
    ..We compared short-term end points (mortality, discharge disposition, complications, length of stay, and charges) for clipping and coiling in a nationally representative discharge database...
  70. ncbi Risk of hemorrhage from unsecured, unruptured aneurysms during and after hypertensive hypervolemic therapy
    Brian L Hoh
    Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:1207-11; discussion 1211-2. 2002
    ..Hypertensive hypervolemic therapy for vasospasm is widely practiced. It is not clear, however, whether the use of hypertension and hypervolemia as a treatment for vasospasm risks hemorrhage from an unsecured, unruptured aneurysm...
  71. ncbi Results of a prospective protocol of computed tomographic angiography in place of catheter angiography as the only diagnostic and pretreatment planning study for cerebral aneurysms by a combined neurovascular team
    Brian L Hoh
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:1329-40; discussion 1340-2. 2004
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  72. ncbi Aneurysmal expansion presenting as facial weakness: case report and review of the literature
    Joseph S Neimat
    Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:190. 2005
    ..The case is notable for the rapid progression of symptoms and their precise correlation with radiographic changes, emphasizing the potential dynamic nature of aneurysms associated with arteriovenous malformations...
  73. ncbi Safety of heparinization for cerebral aneurysm coiling soon after external ventriculostomy drain placement
    Brian L Hoh
    Endovascular Neurosurgery Interventional Neuroradiology and Cerebrovascular Surgery, Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, Massachusetts, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:845-9; discussion 845-9. 2005
    ..The current medical literature cites a 12.5% symptomatic hemorrhage rate with heparinization after recent EVD placement. We reviewed our experience to determine our level of safety with this practice...