Maryam Rahman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fighting fire with fire: the revival of thermotherapy for gliomas
    William Lee Titsworth
    MD MS, Department of Neurosurgery, PO Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, U S A
    Anticancer Res 34:565-74. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Controlling tumor invasion: bevacizumab and BMP4 for glioblastoma
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA n
    Future Oncol 9:1389-96. 2013
  3. doi request reprint 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
  4. doi request reprint Radiographic response of brain metastasis after linear accelerator radiosurgery
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 90:69-78. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The future of glioma treatment: stem cells, nanotechnology and personalized medicine
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Future Oncol 8:1149-56. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Reducing ventriculostomy-related infections to near zero: the eliminating ventriculostomy infection study
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:459-64. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous intracranial hypotension: dilemmas in diagnosis
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:4-14; discussion 14. 2011
  8. doi request reprint 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
  9. doi request reprint The cancer stem cell hypothesis: failures and pitfalls
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:531-45; discussion 545. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Direct thrombolysis for cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Fighting fire with fire: the revival of thermotherapy for gliomas
    William Lee Titsworth
    MD MS, Department of Neurosurgery, PO Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, U S A
    Anticancer Res 34:565-74. 2014
    ..Hyperthermia for GBM is a promising therapy as part of a growing armamentarium for malignant glioma treatment. ..
  2. doi request reprint Controlling tumor invasion: bevacizumab and BMP4 for glioblastoma
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA n
    Future Oncol 9:1389-96. 2013
    ..Bevacizumab has been reported to result in increased tumor invasion when used to treat malignant glioma. We hypothesized that BMP4 would prevent diffuse tumor infiltration induced by bevacizumab for malignant glioma in a xenograft model...
  3. doi request reprint 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...
  4. doi request reprint Radiographic response of brain metastasis after linear accelerator radiosurgery
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 90:69-78. 2012
    ..Being able to predict SRS-induced changes in tumor size over time may allow improved counseling of patients and potentially earlier recognition of poor response to SRS...
  5. doi request reprint The future of glioma treatment: stem cells, nanotechnology and personalized medicine
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Future Oncol 8:1149-56. 2012
    ..These exciting new therapeutic strategies for brain tumors are reviewed in this article...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reducing ventriculostomy-related infections to near zero: the eliminating ventriculostomy infection study
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:459-64. 2012
    ..2% to almost zero at the University of Florida. This project demonstrated the success of creating a task force to identify areas of improvement, implement solutions, and monitor the outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous intracranial hypotension: dilemmas in diagnosis
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:4-14; discussion 14. 2011
    ..Here, based on a comprehensive literature review, we describe the epidemiology, presentation, diagnostic workup and treatment of SIH...
  8. doi request reprint 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...
  9. doi request reprint The cancer stem cell hypothesis: failures and pitfalls
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:531-45; discussion 545. 2011
    ..This review will cover problems with the CSC hypothesis, including applicability of the hierarchical model, inconsistencies with xenotransplantation data, and nonspecificity of CSC markers...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. doi request reprint Early history of the stereotactic apparatus in neurosurgery
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E12. 2009
    ..In this paper, the authors review the history of the stereotactic apparatus in the early 20th century, with a focus on the fascinating people key to its development...
  12. doi request reprint Disrupting abnormal electrical activity with deep brain stimulation: is epilepsy the next frontier?
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 29:E7. 2010
    ..The future will undoubtedly be filled with optimization of targets and stimulation parameters and the development of best practices. With tailored therapeutic approaches, epilepsy patients have the potential to improve with DBS...
  13. doi request reprint Size ratio correlates with intracranial aneurysm rupture status: a prospective study
    Maryam Rahman
    University of Florida, Box 100265, Department of Neurosurgery, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Stroke 41:916-20. 2010
    ..Therefore, we performed a blinded prospective collection and evaluation of SR data from 2-dimensional angiographic images for a consecutive series of patients with ruptured and unruptured IAs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia in neurosurgical patients: clinical guidelines development
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0265, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:925-35; discussion 935-6. 2009
    ..We critically evaluated the existing literature to identify the determinants for the development of hyponatremia and which management strategies provided the best outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery and the linear accelerator: accelerating electrons in neurosurgery
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E13. 2009
    ..The fascinating history of stereotactic neurosurgery is reviewed, and a detailed account is given of the development of linear accelerators and their subsequent modification for radiosurgery...
  16. doi request reprint 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...
  17. pmc Ethynyldeoxyuridine (EdU) suppresses in vitro population expansion and in vivo tumor progression of human glioblastoma cells
    Heather H Ross
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurooncol 105:485-98. 2011
    ..These results, combined with the fact that EdU readily crosses the blood-brain barrier, support the continued investigation of EdU as a potential therapy for malignant brain tumors...
  18. doi request reprint Midterm clinical and angiographic follow-up for the first Food and Drug Administration-approved prospective, Single-Arm Trial of Primary Stenting for Stroke: SARIS (Stent-Assisted Recanalization for Acute Ischemic Stroke)
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:915-20; discussion 920. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint 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
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  20. doi request reprint 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
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  21. 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)...
  22. doi request reprint 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...
  23. pmc DBS candidates that fall short on a levodopa challenge test: alternative and important indications
    Takashi Morishita
    Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine Shands Hospital
    Neurologist 17:263-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the outcomes of DBS in a subset of patients who failed to reach the 30% motor improvement threshold...
  24. pmc Evidence for label-retaining tumour-initiating cells in human glioblastoma
    Loic P Deleyrolle
    McKnight Brain Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Brain 134:1331-43. 2011
    ..Together, these findings confirm dye-retaining brain tumour cells exhibit tumour-initiation ability and are therefore viable targets for the development of therapeutics targeting this sub-population...
  25. doi request reprint Investigational therapies for brain metastases
    Muhammad M Abd-El-Barr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Box 100265, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 22:87-96, vii. 2011
    ..It is important to put the treatment in the context of the prognosis for patients with brain metastases...
  26. doi request reprint Anatomic study of the infraorbital foramen for radiofrequency neurotomy of the infraorbital nerve
    Maryam Rahman
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 100265, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:423-7; discussion 427-8. 2009
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  27. pmc A Three-dimensional Deformable Brain Atlas for DBS Targeting. I. Methodology for Atlas Creation and Artifact Reduction
    Atchar Sudhyadhom
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL USA
    Open Neuroimag J 6:92-8. 2012
    ..Direct targeting of subcortical structures has been limited by the ability to visualize relevant DBS targets...
  28. doi request reprint Atypical Rasmussen's encephalitis treated with temporal lobectomy
    Muhammad M Abd-El-Barr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 18:287-90. 2011
    ..This is an example of unique adult onset Rasmussen's encephalitis, suggesting that this encephalitis represents a wide spectrum of presentations rather than a specific disease...