A P Amar

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Controversies in the neurosurgical management of cerebellar hemorrhage and infarction
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E1. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Brain and vascular imaging of acute stroke
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:S3-8. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of intractable epilepsy
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:1763-73. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel technique and new grading scale for the embolization of cerebral vascular malformations
    Arun P Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8082, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:S158-62; discussion S3-13. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous spinal interventions
    Arun Paul Amar
    Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208082, New Haven, CT 06520 8082, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 16:561-8, vii. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation therapy after failed cranial surgery for intractable epilepsy: results from the vagus nerve stimulation therapy patient outcome registry
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1086-93. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation therapy for patients with persistent seizures after epilepsy surgery
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 80:9-13. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a screw-syringe injector for cement delivery during kyphoplasty: technical report
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:380-2; discussion 383. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Pituitary anatomy and physiology
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 5046, Los Angeles, CA 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 14:11-23, v. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Endovascular restorative neurosurgery: a novel concept for molecular and cellular therapy of the nervous system
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:402-12; discussion 412-3. 2003

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Controversies in the neurosurgical management of cerebellar hemorrhage and infarction
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E1. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Brain and vascular imaging of acute stroke
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    World Neurosurg 76:S3-8. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of intractable epilepsy
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:1763-73. 2007
    ..This article reviews the theoretical rationale, practical background and clinical applications of vagus nerve stimulation therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel technique and new grading scale for the embolization of cerebral vascular malformations
    Arun P Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8082, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:S158-62; discussion S3-13. 2006
    ..The authors sought to overcome these obstacles by developing a technique to enhance glue penetration into the fistula or AVM nidus itself...
  5. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous spinal interventions
    Arun Paul Amar
    Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208082, New Haven, CT 06520 8082, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 16:561-8, vii. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation therapy after failed cranial surgery for intractable epilepsy: results from the vagus nerve stimulation therapy patient outcome registry
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1086-93. 2004
    ..To determine the effectiveness of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) therapy among patients with persistent or recurrent seizures after lobar resection, callosotomy, and other cranial operations for intractable epilepsy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation therapy for patients with persistent seizures after epilepsy surgery
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 80:9-13. 2003
    ..This study reports the effectiveness of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) among patients who failed cranial surgery for intractable epilepsy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a screw-syringe injector for cement delivery during kyphoplasty: technical report
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:380-2; discussion 383. 2003
    ..Because each accommodates only a small volume, the BFDs must be exchanged frequently. This delivery method also places the operator's hands directly in the field of radiation. We sought to overcome these limitations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pituitary anatomy and physiology
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Suite 5046, Los Angeles, CA 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 14:11-23, v. 2003
    ..The intermediate lobe is rudimentary in human beings but produces several hormones whose physiologic significance is only now being established...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endovascular restorative neurosurgery: a novel concept for molecular and cellular therapy of the nervous system
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:402-12; discussion 412-3. 2003
    ..The advantages of the endovascular route include the potential for widespread distribution, the ability to deliver large volumes, limited perturbation of neural tissue, and the feasibility of repeated administration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for control of intractable seizures in childhood
    A P Amar
    Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 34:218-23. 2001
    ..In this article, we discuss the theoretical background behind VNS and review the clinical studies that substantiate its long-term safety, feasibility, tolerability and potential efficacy in children with refractory epilepsy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of serum prolactin levels measured immediately after transsphenoidal surgery
    Arun P Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Neurosurg 97:307-14. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Covered stent-graft repair of the brachiocephalic arteries: technical note
    Arun Paul Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:247-52; discussion 252-3. 2002
    ..This device maintains vessel patency while effectively excluding pseudoaneurysms, arteriovenous fistulae, and other breaches in the integrity of the arterial wall...
  14. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous carotid angioplasty and stenting with the use of gadolinium in lieu of iodinated contrast medium: technical case report and review of the literature
    A P Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurgery 49:1262-5; discussion 1265-6. 2001
    ..This represents one of the first published reports of the use of Gd-DTPA as an angiographic contrast agent for an interventional neuroradiological procedure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transpedicular polymethylmethacrylate vertebroplasty for the treatment of spinal compression fractures
    A P Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Suite 5046, 1200 North State Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurgery 49:1105-14; discussion 1114-5. 2001
    ..To assess the safety, feasibility, and clinical outcome of percutaneous transpedicular polymethylmethacrylate vertebroplasty (PTPV) for the treatment of spinal compression fractures causing refractory pain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Microcatheterization of the cervical epidural space via lumbar puncture: technical note
    A P Amar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 1029, USA
    Neurosurgery 48:1183-7. 2001
    ..The hazards of direct puncture, such as "wet tap" or injury to the cervical cord, are minimized...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term multicenter experience with vagus nerve stimulation for intractable partial seizures: results of the XE5 trial
    A P Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 73:104-8. 1999
    ..We review the safety and efficacy of VNS 1 year after completion of the E05 study, the largest controlled clinical trial of VNS to date...
  18. doi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation therapy in patients with autism spectrum disorder and intractable epilepsy: results from the vagus nerve stimulation therapy patient outcome registry
    Michael L Levy
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of San Diego, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:595-602. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Invasive pituitary adenomas: significance of proliferation parameters
    A P Amar
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Pituitary 2:117-22. 1999
    ..At present, however, these analyses can neither distinguish the indolent pituitary adenoma from one that will pursue an invasive course, nor reliably predict the prognosis in individual patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Honored guest presentation: neurorestoration and the emergence of molecular and cellular neurosurgery
    Michael L J Apuzzo
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 49:274-315. 2002