Justin S Smith

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of early follow-up computed tomography imaging in the management of traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial hemorrhage
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Brain and Spinal Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 63:75-82. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between absence of epidermal growth factor receptor immunoreactivity and poor prognosis in patients with atypical meningioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:1034-40. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Role of extent of resection in the long-term outcome of low-grade hemispheric gliomas
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1338-45. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging abnormalities in pediatric patients with surgically-treated intracranial mass lesions
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 79:203-9. 2006
  5. pmc Functional mapping-guided resection of low-grade gliomas in eloquent areas of the brain: improvement of long-term survival. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:566-73. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Cervical radiographical alignment: comprehensive assessment techniques and potential importance in cervical myelopathy
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Université Aix Marseille, Marseille, France University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Spine Unit 2, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S149-60. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative prognostic classification system for hemispheric low-grade gliomas in adults
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 109:817-24. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Prospective, Multicenter, Propensity-Matched Cohort Assessment With Minimum 2-Year Follow-up
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, LA 70115
    Neurosurgery 78:851-61. 2016
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of Validated Computer Based Pre-operative Predictive Model for Proximal Junction Failure (PJF) or Clinically Significant PJK with 86% Accuracy Based on 510 ASD Patients with 2-year Follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA Spine Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) . 2016

Detail Information

Publications79

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of early follow-up computed tomography imaging in the management of traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial hemorrhage
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Brain and Spinal Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 63:75-82. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether routine follow-up computed tomography (CT) for patients with head injury, in the absence of clinical indications, alters patient management...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between absence of epidermal growth factor receptor immunoreactivity and poor prognosis in patients with atypical meningioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:1034-40. 2007
    ..Because multiple growth factor receptors have been identified in these tumors, the authors sought to assess the capacity of the expression patterns of a subset of these receptors to stratify meningioma cases...
  3. doi request reprint Role of extent of resection in the long-term outcome of low-grade hemispheric gliomas
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Room M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1338-45. 2008
    ..The prognostic role of extent of resection (EOR) of low-grade gliomas (LGGs) is a major controversy. We designed a retrospective study to assess the influence of EOR on long-term outcomes of LGGs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging abnormalities in pediatric patients with surgically-treated intracranial mass lesions
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 79:203-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the occurrence of these postoperative abnormalities in pediatric patients with intracranial mass lesions...
  5. pmc Functional mapping-guided resection of low-grade gliomas in eloquent areas of the brain: improvement of long-term survival. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:566-73. 2011
    ..Given the lack of long-term survival data, the prognostic significance of eloquent brain tumor location and the role of functional mapping during resective surgery in presumed eloquent brain regions are unknown...
  6. doi request reprint Cervical radiographical alignment: comprehensive assessment techniques and potential importance in cervical myelopathy
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Université Aix Marseille, Marseille, France University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Spine Unit 2, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S149-60. 2013
    ..Narrative review...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
    ..Positive spinal regional and global sagittal malalignment has been repeatedly shown to correlate with pain and disability in thoracolumbar fusion...
  8. doi request reprint Preoperative prognostic classification system for hemispheric low-grade gliomas in adults
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 109:817-24. 2008
    ..As a result, the objective in the present study was to design a preoperative scoring system to prognosticate long-term outcomes in patients with LGGs...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Prospective, Multicenter, Propensity-Matched Cohort Assessment With Minimum 2-Year Follow-up
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, LA 70115
    Neurosurgery 78:851-61. 2016
    ..High-quality studies that compare operative and nonoperative treatment for adult spinal deformity (ASD) are needed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of Validated Computer Based Pre-operative Predictive Model for Proximal Junction Failure (PJF) or Clinically Significant PJK with 86% Accuracy Based on 510 ASD Patients with 2-year Follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA Spine Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) . 2016
    ..To build a model based on baseline demographic, radiographic, and surgical factors that can predict clinically significant proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) and proximal junctional failure (PJF)...
  11. doi request reprint Postoperative Recovery After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Comparative Analysis of Age in 149 Patients During 2-year Follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1505-15. 2015
    ..Retrospective review of a multicenter, prospective adult spinal deformity (ASD) database...
  12. doi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine Center, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Neurosurgery 76:S14-21; discussion S21. 2015
    ..Positive spinal regional and global sagittal malalignment has been repeatedly shown to correlate with pain and disability in thoracolumbar fusion...
  13. doi request reprint The comprehensive anatomical spinal osteotomy classification
    Frank Schwab
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Orthopedic Department Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France Washington University School of Medi cine, St Louis, Missouri Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Spine Institute for Special Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky Maimonides Medical Center, New York, New York
    Neurosurgery 76:S33-41; discussion S41. 2015
    ..Unfortunately, variations of established techniques and hybrid combinations of osteotomies have made comparisons of outcomes difficult...
  14. doi request reprint Patients with adult spinal deformity treated operatively report greater baseline pain and disability than patients treated nonoperatively; however, deformities differ between age groups
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cornell University School of Medicine, New York, NY Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Denver, CO Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Portland, OR Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:1401-7. 2014
    ..Multicenter, prospective analysis of consecutive patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serial diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in cases of glioma: distinguishing tumor recurrence from postresection injury
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:428-38. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate prospectively the incidence, time course, and ultimate outcome of these abnormalities...
  16. doi request reprint Recovery following adult spinal deformity surgery: the effect of complications and reoperation in 149 patients with 2-year follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Eur Spine J 25:2612-21. 2016
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Prospective Multicenter Assessment of Early Complication Rates Associated With Adult Cervical Deformity Surgery in 78 Patients
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City, New York University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 79:378-88. 2016
    ..Few reports have focused on treatment of adult cervical deformity (ACD)...
  18. doi request reprint Hospital Readmission Within 2 Years Following Adult Thoracolumbar Spinal Deformity Surgery: Prevalence, Predictors, and Effect on Patient-derived Outcome Measures
    Peter G Passias
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Medical Center Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopaedics, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:1355-64. 2016
    ..A retrospective review of prospective multicenter database...
  19. ncbi request reprint Utility of multilevel lateral interbody fusion of the thoracolumbar coronal curve apex in adult deformity surgery in combination with open posterior instrumentation and L5-S1 interbody fusion: a case-matched evaluation of 32 patients
    Alexander A Theologis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
    J Neurosurg Spine . 2016
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy in the Revision Versus Primary Adult Spinal Deformity Patient: Is There a Difference in Correction and Complications?
    Munish C Gupta
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ISSGF, Littleton, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:E1169-75. 2015
    ..Multicenter, prospective study of consecutive adult spinal deformity (ASD) patients...
  21. doi request reprint Does Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Posterior Instrumentation Reduce Risk of Proximal Junctional Kyphosis in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery? A Propensity-Matched Cohort Analysis
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurosurgery and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, New York, New York Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, Florida San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Cedars Sinai Spine Center, Los Angeles, California Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine, Denver, Colorado Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Neurosurgery 78:101-8. 2016
    ..Proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) is a known complication after spinal deformity surgery. One potential cause is disruption of posterior muscular tension band during pedicle screw placement...
  22. doi request reprint Maintenance of radiographic correction at 2 years following lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy is superior with upper thoracic compared with thoracolumbar junction upper instrumented vertebra
    Justin K Scheer
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Eur Spine J 24:S121-30. 2015
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Upper thoracic versus lower thoracic upper instrumented vertebrae endpoints have similar outcomes and complications in adult scoliosis
    Han Jo Kim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Michael O Brien, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX and Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E795-9. 2014
    ..Retrospective review-multicenter database...
  24. doi request reprint Change in classification grade by the SRS-Schwab Adult Spinal Deformity Classification predicts impact on health-related quality of life measures: prospective analysis of operative and nonoperative treatment
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1663-71. 2013
    ..Multicenter, prospective, consecutive series...
  25. doi request reprint A standardized nomenclature for cervical spine soft-tissue release and osteotomy for deformity correction: clinical article
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:269-78. 2013
    ..This complicates the ability to compare outcomes across procedures and studies. The authors' objective was to establish a universal nomenclature for cervical spine osteotomies to provide a common language among spine surgeons...
  26. doi request reprint Cervical spine alignment, sagittal deformity, and clinical implications: a review
    Justin K Scheer
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:141-59. 2013
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Effect of severity of rod contour on posterior rod failure in the setting of lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO): a biomechanical study
    Jessica A Tang
    The Taylor Collaboration, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:276-82; discussion 283. 2013
    ..Rod failure has been reported clinically in pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) to correct flat back deformity...
  28. doi request reprint Rates of new neurological deficit associated with spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report of the scoliosis research society morbidity and mortality committee
    D Kojo Hamilton
    University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1218-28. 2011
    ..Retrospective review of a prospectively collected, multicenter database...
  29. pmc Molecular signatures define two main classes of meningiomas
    Lucia Helena Carvalho
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Mol Cancer 6:64. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was identify molecular signatures unique to the different grades of meningiomas and to unravel underlying molecular mechanisms driving meningioma tumorigenesis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Development of Validated Computer-based Preoperative Predictive Model for Proximal Junction Failure (PJF) or Clinically Significant PJK With 86% Accuracy Based on 510 ASD Patients With 2-year Follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA Spine Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:E1328-E1335. 2016
    ..A retrospective review of large, multicenter adult spinal deformity (ASD) database...
  31. doi request reprint Adult Spinal Deformity: Epidemiology, Health Impact, Evaluation, and Management
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center, 400 Parnassus Avenue, A850, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 4:310-322. 2016
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Effect of Antifibrinolytic Therapy on Complications, Thromboembolic Events, Blood Product Utilization, and Fusion in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery
    Alex Soroceanu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:E879-86. 2016
    ..A multicenter, prospective, consecutive database of surgical patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  33. doi request reprint Assessment of Impact of Long-Cassette Standing X-Rays on Surgical Planning for Cervical Pathology: An International Survey of Spine Surgeons
    Subaraman Ramchandran
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California Davis Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Department of Neurosurgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Department of Neurosurgery, Atlanta Brain and Spine Care, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, Seattle, Washington Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 78:717-24. 2016
    ..Long-cassette radiographs (LCR) are necessary to evaluate global spinopelvic alignment. However, it is unclear how LCRs impact operative decision-making for cervical spine pathology...
  34. ncbi request reprint Medical Complications After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Clinical Impact
    Alex Soroceanu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Spine Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:1718-1723. 2016
    ..Retrospective review of a prospective multicenter database evaluating surgical adult spinal deformity (ASD) patients...
  35. doi request reprint Reliability assessment of a novel cervical spine deformity classification system
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Neurosurg Spine 23:673-83. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a novel classification system based on a modified Delphi approach and to characterize the intra- and interobserver reliability of this classification...
  36. doi request reprint Which daily functions are most affected by stiffness following total lumbar fusion: comparison of upper thoracic and thoracolumbar proximal endpoints
    Daniel M Sciubba
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1338-44. 2015
    ..Retrospective review of a multicenter, prospective adult spinal deformity (ASD) database...
  37. doi request reprint T1 pelvic angle (TPA) effectively evaluates sagittal deformity and assesses radiographical surgical outcomes longitudinally
    Devon J Ryan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:1203-10. 2014
    ..Retrospective review of a multicenter database of consecutive patients undergoing 3-column osteotomy for treatment of adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  38. doi request reprint Prevalence and type of cervical deformity among 470 adults with thoracolumbar deformity
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E1001-9. 2014
    ..Multicenter, prospective, consecutive case series...
  39. doi request reprint The SRS-Schwab adult spinal deformity classification: assessment and clinical correlations based on a prospective operative and nonoperative cohort
    Jamie Terran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado
    Neurosurgery 73:559-68. 2013
    ..Classification reliability has been reported; however, correlation with treatment has not been assessed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Treatment for posterior fossa dissemination of primary supratentorial glioma
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0350, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:567-74. 2007
    ..This study was designed to assess the presentation, management, and outcome of cases involving patients who had a supratentorial glioma that subsequently progressed in the posterior fossa (PF)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Sex steroid and growth factor profile of a meningioma associated with pregnancy
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:122-7. 2005
    ..A better understanding of the factors that contribute to these observations, including potential factors associated with pregnancy, could enable design of more effective adjuvant therapies...
  42. ncbi request reprint Operative Management of Adult Spinal Deformity Results in Significant Increases in QALYs Gained Compared to Non-operative Management: Analysis of 479 patients with Minimum 2-year Follow-up
    Justin K Scheer
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX, USA Center for Clinical Effectiveness, Baylor Scott and White Health, Dallas, TX, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University, St Lois MO, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO, USA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) . 2016
    ..Retrospective review of prospective multicenter adult spinal deformity (ASD) databaseOBJECTIVE.: To compare the quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) between operative and non-operative treatment for ASD patients...
  43. doi request reprint Adult Spinal Deformity Patients Recall Fewer Than 50% of the Risks Discussed in the Informed Consent Process Preoperatively and the Recall Rate Worsens Significantly in the Postoperative Period
    Rajiv Saigal
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1079-85. 2015
    ..Recall of the informed consent process in patients undergoing adult spinal deformity surgery and their family members was investigated prospectively...
  44. doi request reprint Does recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 use in adult spinal deformity increase complications and are complications associated with location of rhBMP-2 use? A prospective, multicenter study of 279 consecutive patients
    Shay Bess
    Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center Portland, OR Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Neurosurgery, Cornell University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD LATIN CROSS Deceased
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:233-42. 2014
    ..Multicenter, prospective analysis of consecutive patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  45. doi request reprint Association of myelopathy scores with cervical sagittal balance and normalized spinal cord volume: analysis of 56 preoperative cases from the AOSpine North America Myelopathy study
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City Department of Neurosurgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO Department of Neurosurgery, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Division of Neurosurgery and Spinal Program, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:S161-70. 2013
    ..Post hoc analysis of prospectively collected data...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Structural Disease Burden to Health-related Quality of Life Scores in 264 Adult Spinal Deformity Patients With 2-Year Follow-up: Novel Insights into Drivers of Disability
    Joshua Bakhsheshian
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Norton Leatherman Spine Center, Louisville, KY University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Scripps Health, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
    Clin Spine Surg . 2016
    ..This is a review of a prospective multicenter database...
  47. doi request reprint Radiographical and Implant-Related Complications in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Incidence, Patient Risk Factors, and Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life
    Alexandra Sorocéanu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland and ISSGF, Littleton, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1414-21. 2015
    ..A multicenter, prospective review of surgical patients with adult spine deformity...
  48. doi request reprint The minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery algorithm: a reproducible rational framework for decision making in minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurg Focus 36:E6. 2014
    ..The minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery (MISDEF) algorithm was created to provide a framework for rational decision making for surgeons who are considering MIS versus open spine surgery...
  49. ncbi request reprint Expression of the hypoxia marker carbonic anhydrase 9 is associated with anaplastic phenotypes in meningiomas
    Heon Yoo
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:68-75. 2007
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after microendoscopic discectomy for recurrent lumbar disc herniation
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:30-4. 2010
    ..Retrospective review of consecutive case series...
  51. doi request reprint Geographic and Ethnic Variations in Radiographic Disability Thresholds: Analysis of North American and Japanese Operative Adult Spinal Deformity Populations
    Christopher Ames
    Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Keio Spine Research Group, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Keio University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York Orthopedic and Spine Surgery, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, APHP, Paris V University, Paris, France
    Neurosurgery 78:793-801. 2016
    ..However, it is unclear whether these same threshold parameters can be more widely applied in other geographic regions and in other ethnicities...
  52. doi request reprint Predictive Model for Cervical Alignment and Malalignment Following Surgical Correction of Adult Spinal Deformity
    Peter G Passias
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY University of San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:E1096-103. 2016
    ..Retrospective review of prospective multicenter database...
  53. doi request reprint Adult Scoliosis Deformity Surgery: Comparison of Outcomes Between 1 vs. 2 Attending Surgeons
    Jaime A Gomez
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO, USA San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA, USA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MI, USA Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA ISSGF, Littleton, CO, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) . 2017
    ..Retrospective review of prospectively collected data...
  54. doi request reprint Degenerative Spinal Deformity
    Tamir Ailon
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri Department of Orthopedics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah Department of Neurosurgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Division of Neurosurgery and Spinal Program, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 77:S75-91. 2015
    ..The surgical approach should balance the desired correction with the increased risk of more aggressive maneuvers. In well-selected patients, surgery yields excellent outcomes...
  55. doi request reprint Novel Method Using Baseline Normalization and Area Under the Curve to Evaluate Differences in Outcome Between Treatment Groups and Application to Patients With Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Undergoing Anterior Versus Posterior Surgery
    Shian Liu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA Department of Neurosurgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:E1299-304. 2015
    ..Retrospective review of a prospective database...
  56. doi request reprint Impact of Movement Disorders on Management of Spinal Deformity in the Elderly
    Yoon Ha
    Department of Neurosurgery, Spine and spinal cord Research Institute, College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea Department of Neurosurgery, Spine Center, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Anyang, Korea Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurgery 77:S173-85. 2015
    ..Achieving appropriate correction of sagittal alignment with strong biomechanical instrumentation and bone fusion is the key determinant of satisfactory results. ..
  57. doi request reprint Sagittal spinopelvic malalignment in Parkinson disease: prevalence and associations with disease severity
    Jae Keun Oh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Spine Center, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Anyang, Korea Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan Department of Neurology, Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea and Department of Neurosurgery, Spine and spinal cord Research Institute, College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:E833-41. 2014
    ..Prospective study...
  58. ncbi request reprint Techniques to assess the proliferative potential of brain tumors
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, and Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Moffitt Hospital Room M779, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurooncol 74:19-30. 2005
    ..In this article, we present a review of the current techniques utilized to understand the proliferative potential of brain tumors...
  59. doi request reprint Impact of spinopelvic alignment on decision making in deformity surgery in adults: A review
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:547-64. 2012
    ..In this review the authors describe the proper analysis of spinopelvic alignment for surgical planning. Online videos supplement the text to better illustrate the key concepts...
  60. doi request reprint Natural history and surgical management of incidentally discovered low-grade gliomas
    Matthew B Potts
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:365-72. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients with incidental and symptomatic LGGs and determine any prognostic factors associated with those outcomes...
  61. doi request reprint Multiinstitutional validation of the University of California at San Francisco Low-Grade Glioma Prognostic Scoring System. Clinical article
    Edward F Chang
    Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 111:203-10. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to validate the scoring system in a large patient group drawn from multiple external institutions...
  62. pmc Reversing HOXA9 oncogene activation by PI3K inhibition: epigenetic mechanism and prognostic significance in human glioblastoma
    Bruno M Costa
    The Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94158 9001, USA
    Cancer Res 70:453-62. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest a transcriptional pathway through which PI3K activates oncogenic HOXA expression with implications for mTOR or PI3K targeted therapies...
  63. doi request reprint Cadaveric evaluation of minimally invasive posterolateral thoracic corpectomy: a comparison of 3 approaches
    Alfred T Ogden
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:524-9. 2009
    ..A cadaver study comparing 3 different minimally invasive approaches to the anterior thoracic spine...
  64. doi request reprint Does vertebral level of pedicle subtraction osteotomy correlate with degree of spinopelvic parameter correction?
    Virginie Lafage
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10010, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:184-91. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyze the relationship between the level/degree of PSO and changes in global sagittal balance and spinopelvic parameters...
  65. doi request reprint Results of the AANS membership survey of adult spinal deformity knowledge: impact of training, practice experience, and assessment of potential areas for improved education: Clinical article
    Aaron J Clark
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Neurosurg Spine 21:640-7. 2014
    ..Adult spinal deformity (ASD) surgery is increasing in the spinal neurosurgeon's practice...
  66. doi request reprint Three-column osteotomies of the lower cervical and upper thoracic spine: comparison of early outcomes, radiographic parameters, and peri-operative complications in 48 patients
    Alexander A Theologis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California at San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur Spine J 24:S23-30. 2015
    ..To evaluate and compare early radiographic and clinical outcomes of lower cervical and upper thoracic three-column osteotomies (3CO) for cervicothoracic kyphosis correction...
  67. doi request reprint Comparison of two minimally invasive surgery strategies to treat adult spinal deformity
    Paul Park
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Neurosurg Spine 22:374-80. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the hybrid (HYB) surgical approach, involving minimally invasive lateral interbody fusion with open posterior instrumented fusion, to the circumferential MIS (cMIS) approach to treat ASD...
  68. doi request reprint Defining rates and causes of mortality associated with spine surgery: comparison of 2 data collection approaches through the Scoliosis Research Society
    Ellen Shaffrey
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Silicon Valley Spine Institute, Campbell, CA Spine Surgery Associates, Chattanooga, TN Leatherman Spine Center, Louisville, KY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA and Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:579-86. 2014
    ..Retrospective review of prospectively collected databases...
  69. doi request reprint The comprehensive anatomical spinal osteotomy classification
    Frank Schwab
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Orthopedic Department, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Spine Institute for Special Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky Maimonides Medical Center, New York, New York
    Neurosurgery 74:112-20; discussion 120. 2014
    ..Unfortunately, variations of established techniques and hybrid combinations of osteotomies have made comparisons of outcomes difficult...
  70. ncbi request reprint Frame-based stereotactic biopsy remains an important diagnostic tool with distinct advantages over frameless stereotactic biopsy
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, 94143 0112 San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurooncol 73:173-9. 2005
    ..We retrospectively reviewed the UCSF experience with stereotactic brain biopsy from a 9 year period...
  71. ncbi request reprint Genetic aberrations in gliomatosis cerebri
    Marcus L Ware
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:150-8; discussion 158. 2007
    ....
  72. doi request reprint Minimally invasive posterior thoracic fusion
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 25:E9. 2008
    ..The topic is divided by pathology into sections including trauma, deformity, spinal column tumors, and osteomyelitis...
  73. pmc Free-hand thoracic pedicle screws placed by neurosurgery residents: a CT analysis
    Vincent Y Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:821-7. 2010
    ..There were no re-operations for screw replacement. We concluded that under appropriate supervision, neurosurgery residents can safely place free-hand thoracic pedicle screws with an acceptable breach rate...
  74. pmc Cervical spinal cord bullet fragment removal using a minimally invasive surgical approach: a case report
    Cort D Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, 676 N, St, Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60661, USA
    J Med Case Rep 6:235. 2012
    ..We present this report to demonstrate technical feasibility of a minimally invasive approach to projectile removal...
  75. doi request reprint Correlation of higher preoperative American Society of Anesthesiology grade and increased morbidity and mortality rates in patients undergoing spine surgery
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:470-4. 2011
    ....
  76. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of lumbar discectomy and single-level fusion for spondylolisthesis: experience with the NeuroPoint-SD registry
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Neurosurg Focus 36:E3. 2014
    ..The authors' aim was to establish a multicenter registry to assess the efficacy and costs of common lumbar spinal procedures by using prospectively collected outcomes...
  77. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of traditional and minimally invasive intradural tumor exposures using finite element analysis
    Alfred T Ogden
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University, The Neurological Institute, 710 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:143-7. 2009
    ..No biomechanical data exist however evaluating the effects of traditional and minimally invasive exposures...
  78. ncbi request reprint Primary neuroblastoma of the maxillary sinus
    Julie L Wei
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, c o Section of Scientific Publications, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 63:155-62. 2002
    ..In summary, the tumor exhibited morphologic features and genetic alterations more consistent with those of neuroblastoma than with those of esthesioneuroblastoma...
  79. ncbi request reprint Limitations of diffusion-weighted imaging in distinguishing between a brain tumor and a central nervous system histoplasmoma
    Justin S Smith
    J Neurooncol 79:217-8. 2006