Marjorie C Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Utility of repeat head computed tomography after blunt head trauma: a systematic review
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 61:226-33. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications and mortality associated with cervical spine surgery for degenerative disease in the United States
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:342-7. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Utility of a combined current procedural terminology and International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification code algorithm in classifying cervical spine surgery for degenerative changes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1843-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Trends and variations in cervical spine surgery in the United States: Medicare beneficiaries, 1992 to 2005
    Marjorie C Wang
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Neurosurgery, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:955-61; discussion 962-3. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord: insights from animal and human studies
    Aditya Vedantam
    Department of Neurosurgery, and Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Department of Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Neurosurgery 74:1-8; discussion 8; quiz 8. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Thirty-day readmissions after elective spine surgery for degenerative conditions among US Medicare beneficiaries
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine J 12:902-11. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Are we underestimating the burden of traumatic brain injury? Surveillance of severe traumatic brain injury using centers for disease control International classification of disease, ninth revision, clinical modification, traumatic brain injury codes
    Christopher P Carroll
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:1064-70; discussion 1070. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The continued burden of spine fractures after motor vehicle crashes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:86-92. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Strengths and limitations of International Classification of Disease Ninth Revision Clinical Modification codes in defining cervical spine surgery
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E38-44. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of repeated head computed tomography in pediatric blunt head trauma: factors predicting new and worsening brain injury
    William Hollingworth
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:348-56; CEU quiz 357. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Utility of repeat head computed tomography after blunt head trauma: a systematic review
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 61:226-33. 2006
    ..We systematically reviewed the literature to determine the incidence of progression of injury on repeat CT and resulting treatment changes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications and mortality associated with cervical spine surgery for degenerative disease in the United States
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:342-7. 2007
    ..Retrospective cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Utility of a combined current procedural terminology and International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification code algorithm in classifying cervical spine surgery for degenerative changes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1843-8. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  4. doi request reprint Trends and variations in cervical spine surgery in the United States: Medicare beneficiaries, 1992 to 2005
    Marjorie C Wang
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Neurosurgery, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:955-61; discussion 962-3. 2009
    ..Retrospective cohort...
  5. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord: insights from animal and human studies
    Aditya Vedantam
    Department of Neurosurgery, and Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Department of Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Neurosurgery 74:1-8; discussion 8; quiz 8. 2014
    ..In this article, we review the use of DTI to investigate spinal cord pathology in animals and humans and describe advances in this technique that establish DTI as a promising biomarker for spinal cord disorders...
  6. doi request reprint Thirty-day readmissions after elective spine surgery for degenerative conditions among US Medicare beneficiaries
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine J 12:902-11. 2012
    ..Readmissions within 30 days of hospital discharge are undesirable and costly. Little is known about reasons for and predictors of readmissions after elective spine surgery to help plan preventative strategies...
  7. doi request reprint Are we underestimating the burden of traumatic brain injury? Surveillance of severe traumatic brain injury using centers for disease control International classification of disease, ninth revision, clinical modification, traumatic brain injury codes
    Christopher P Carroll
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:1064-70; discussion 1070. 2012
    ..Recent studies suggest that these codes may underestimate the burden of TBI because of inaccuracies and low sensitivity...
  8. doi request reprint The continued burden of spine fractures after motor vehicle crashes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:86-92. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate secular trends in the occurrence of spine fractures associated with MVCs and evaluate the association between air bag and seat belt use with spine fractures...
  9. doi request reprint Strengths and limitations of International Classification of Disease Ninth Revision Clinical Modification codes in defining cervical spine surgery
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E38-44. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of repeated head computed tomography in pediatric blunt head trauma: factors predicting new and worsening brain injury
    William Hollingworth
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:348-56; CEU quiz 357. 2007
    ..This study describes the prevalence of worsening brain injury on repeat computed tomography, predictors of worsening computed tomography findings, and the frequency of neurosurgical intervention after the repeat computed tomography...
  11. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography angiography for traumatic or atherosclerotic lesions of the carotid and vertebral arteries: a systematic review
    William Hollingworth
    Department of Radiology, Harborview Medical Center and the University of Washington, Box 359728, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Eur J Radiol 48:88-102. 2003
    ..We conducted a systematic literature review to determine the diagnostic accuracy of CTA for atherosclerotic, penetrating and blunt lesions in the carotid and vertebral arteries...
  12. pmc Accuracy of ICD-9-CM coding of cervical spine fractures: implications for research using administrative databases
    Matthew L Miller
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:101-5. 2008
    ..Prior studies have found coding accuracy ranging from 20 to 100%, casting doubt on the reliability of studies utilizing these codes. The goal of this study was to determine the accuracy of ICD-9-CM coding for cervical spine fractures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Calculating risks: the power and pitfalls of registry data
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1180-2. 2013
    ..Patient factors, comorbidities, and surgical characteristics that increase mortality and complication risk after spinal arthrodesis: a prognostic study based on 5,887 patients. Spine J 2013;13:1171-79 (in this issue)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Timing of surgery after multisystem injury with traumatic brain injury: effect on neuropsychological and functional outcome
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College ofWisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Trauma 62:1250-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether 6-month neuropsychological and functional outcome was associated with timing of noncranial surgery after traumatic brain injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Characterization and limitations of diffusion tensor imaging metrics in the cervical spinal cord in neurologically intact subjects
    Aditya Vedantam
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:861-7. 2013
    ..To characterize diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) metrics across all levels of the cervical spinal cord (CSC) and to study the impact of age and signal quality on these metrics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar mutism associated with a midbrain cavernous malformation. Case report and review of the literature
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and The Children s Hospital, Denver 80262, USA
    J Neurosurg 96:607-10. 2002
    ..This case provides further evidence for the theory that involvement of the dentatothalamic tracts, and not a cerebellar lesion per se, is the underlying cause of "cerebellar" mutism...