A Samy Youssef

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The frontotemporal-orbitozygomatic approach: reconstructive technique and outcome
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:1275-83. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Life without the vein of Galen: Clinical and radiographic sequelae
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Clin Anat 24:776-85. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring in vestibular schwannoma surgery: advances and clinical implications
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Craniocervical fixation with occipital condyle screws: biomechanical analysis of a novel technique
    Juan S Uribe
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:931-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Interfascial technique for vertebral artery exposure in the suboccipital triangle: the road map
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:355-61. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric intracranial aneurysms: current national trends in patient management and treatment
    Rohit Vasan
    Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:451-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Catheter fixation and ligation: a simple technique for ventriculostomy management following endovascular stenting
    Justin M Sweeney
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:1009-13. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Transcranial surgery for pituitary adenomas
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:168-75; discussion 168-75. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Extended transoral approaches: surgical technique and analysis
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:126-34. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Reporting success rates in the treatment of vestibular schwannomas: are we accounting for the natural history?
    Timothy Miller
    Department of Neurological Surgery, College of Medicine, 2 Tampa General Circle, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 21:914-8. 2014

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The frontotemporal-orbitozygomatic approach: reconstructive technique and outcome
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:1275-83. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to describe the surgical reconstruction after the FTOZ approach and analyze the functional and cosmetic outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Life without the vein of Galen: Clinical and radiographic sequelae
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Clin Anat 24:776-85. 2011
    ..Thorough understanding of the venous anatomy, meticulous planning of the surgical approach and avoidance of the occlusion of the vein of Galen and its major tributaries are key factors to successful pineal region surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring in vestibular schwannoma surgery: advances and clinical implications
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Craniocervical fixation with occipital condyle screws: biomechanical analysis of a novel technique
    Juan S Uribe
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:931-8. 2010
    ..A human cadaveric biomechanical study comparing craniocervical fixation techniques...
  5. doi request reprint Interfascial technique for vertebral artery exposure in the suboccipital triangle: the road map
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:355-61. 2010
    ..The natural tissue planes represent a road map to the safe exposure of the VA in the suboccipital triangle...
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric intracranial aneurysms: current national trends in patient management and treatment
    Rohit Vasan
    Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:451-6. 2013
    ..Conflicts exist in pediatric aneurysm literature as to whether endovascular therapy is equivalent to surgical therapy in assuring durable aneurysm obliteration in this population...
  7. doi request reprint Catheter fixation and ligation: a simple technique for ventriculostomy management following endovascular stenting
    Justin M Sweeney
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:1009-13. 2013
    ..Further investigation in a larger cohort with long-term follow-up is necessary to define the associated risks of infection using this method...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transcranial surgery for pituitary adenomas
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:168-75; discussion 168-75. 2005
    ..Our default mode for transcranial pituitary surgery is the frontotemporal-orbitozygomatic approach...
  9. doi request reprint Extended transoral approaches: surgical technique and analysis
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:126-34. 2010
    ..Until recently, selection of an extended approach has been arbitrary and dependent on the surgeon's familiarity with the surgical approach...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reporting success rates in the treatment of vestibular schwannomas: are we accounting for the natural history?
    Timothy Miller
    Department of Neurological Surgery, College of Medicine, 2 Tampa General Circle, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 21:914-8. 2014
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Field of view comparison between two-dimensional and three-dimensional endoscopy
    Jamie J Van Gompel
    Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, U S A
    Laryngoscope 124:387-90. 2014
    ..However, do both technologies maintain an increased field of view? We hypothesize that the field of view of 3D endoscopy is restricted relative to two-dimensional (2D) HD endoscopy...
  12. doi request reprint Occipital cervical stabilization using occipital condyles for cranial fixation: technical case report
    Juan S Uribe
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:E1216-7; discussion E1217. 2009
    ..Presentation of a successful case of craniocervical stabilization involving a novel surgical technique using the occipital condyles as the sole cranial fixation points...
  13. ncbi request reprint Microvascular retractor: a new concept of retracting and repositioning cerebral blood vessels
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:199-202; discussion 199-202. 2005
    ..In this technical note, we report our results with a newly designed retractor blade that can be directly applied for the retraction and repositioning of cerebral blood vessels and delicate neural structures...
  14. doi request reprint Sudden blindness as a complication of percutaneous trigeminal procedures: mechanism analysis and prevention
    Siviero Agazzi
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:638-41. 2009
    ..Direct trauma to the optic nerve can therefore be prevented by early and repeated confirmation of the needle trajectory with lateral fluoroscopy before penetration of the foramen ovale...
  15. doi request reprint Paradoxical trends in the management of unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the United States: analysis of nationwide database over a 10-year period
    Michael C Huang
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Brain Repair, 2 Tampa General Circle, 7th Floor, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Stroke 42:1730-5. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize demographics, treatments, and outcomes in the management of unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the United States using a national healthcare database...
  16. ncbi request reprint Penetrating craniofacial injury inflicted by a knife
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Trauma 64:1622-4. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Correction of adult scoliosis via a posterior-only approach
    Caleb R Lippman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 14:e5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze quantitatively the degree of pre- and postoperative coronal deformity, the extent of correction, and related complications...
  18. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of the role of image guidance in minimally invasive pituitary surgery: benefits and outcomes
    Samip N Patel
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 16:47-53. 2011
    ..To evaluate the utility of performing endonasal transsphenoidal pituitary surgery with computer-based neuronavigation, and to examine the efficacy of computer-based neuronavigation compared to fluoroscopy...
  19. doi request reprint Modifications of the transoral approach to the craniovertebral junction: anatomic study and clinical correlations
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:145-54; discussion 154-5. 2008
    ..This study was designed to more precisely characterize the changes in exposure achieved by modifying the standard transoral approach by sequential mandibulotomy and mandibuloglossotomy with or without palatotomy...
  20. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of vagus nerve stimulation therapy after failed epilepsy surgery
    Fernando L Vale
    University of South Florida, Department of Neurosurgery, Tampa, FL 33606, United States
    Seizure 20:244-8. 2011
    ..The objective of the present study is to determine the efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation therapy in patients with intractable epilepsy who have failed surgical and medical therapy...
  21. pmc Posterior clinoidectomy: dural tailoring technique and clinical application
    A Samy Youssef
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    Skull Base 19:183-91. 2009
    ..Outcomes and safety are at least equivalent to or better than basilar aneurysm surgery performed without surgical adjuncts, presumably a less complex subset...