Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergent placement of halo orthosis after a traumatic cervical injury leading to a cerebral abscess
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery and The San Francisco Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 62:E11-3. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative motor mapping of the cerebral peduncle during resection of a midbrain cavernous malformation: technical case report
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:E439; discussion E439. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in transcranial motor evoked potentials during intramedullary spinal cord tumor resection correlate with postoperative motor function
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:982-93; discussion 982-93. 2005
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of image guided accuracy in a skull model: comparison of frameless stereotaxy techniques vs. frame-based localization
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Neurooncol 76:65-70. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Accuracy over space and time of computer-assisted fluoroscopic navigation in the lumbar spine in vivo
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:109-13. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Transcranial motor evoked potentials during basilar artery aneurysm surgery: technique application for 30 consecutive patients
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:916-24; discussion 924. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological monitoring for safe surgical tethered cord syndrome release in adults
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Moffitt Hospital Room M779, Box 112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Surg Neurol 62:127-33; discussion 133-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Unique astrocyte ribbon in adult human brain contains neural stem cells but lacks chain migration
    Nader Sanai
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Nature 427:740-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined microsurgical and endovascular management of complex intracranial aneurysms
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0012, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:263-74; discussion 274-5. 2003

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergent placement of halo orthosis after a traumatic cervical injury leading to a cerebral abscess
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery and The San Francisco Injury Center, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 62:E11-3. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative motor mapping of the cerebral peduncle during resection of a midbrain cavernous malformation: technical case report
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:E439; discussion E439. 2005
    ..In addition, intermittent monitoring with transcranial motor evoked potentials (TcMEPs) helps to protect this vital pathway during resection of the lesion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in transcranial motor evoked potentials during intramedullary spinal cord tumor resection correlate with postoperative motor function
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:982-93; discussion 982-93. 2005
    ..In this study, we hypothesized that changes in the intraoperative MEPs during tumor resection correlate with postoperative motor function deficits...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of image guided accuracy in a skull model: comparison of frameless stereotaxy techniques vs. frame-based localization
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Neurooncol 76:65-70. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the accuracy of a plastic, disposable burr hole mounted guide for stereotactic biopsy using an IGS and compare the results of different targeting methods with those of frame based localization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Accuracy over space and time of computer-assisted fluoroscopic navigation in the lumbar spine in vivo
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:109-13. 2006
    ..We sought to study the intraoperative accuracy of VF over time and space during lumbar pedicle screw placement in human patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transcranial motor evoked potentials during basilar artery aneurysm surgery: technique application for 30 consecutive patients
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:916-24; discussion 924. 2004
    ..Transcranial motor evoked potential (TcMEP) monitoring was added to determine whether this modality improved intraoperative monitoring...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological monitoring for safe surgical tethered cord syndrome release in adults
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Moffitt Hospital Room M779, Box 112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Surg Neurol 62:127-33; discussion 133-5. 2004
    ..Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring techniques can help to minimize these adverse neurologic outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Unique astrocyte ribbon in adult human brain contains neural stem cells but lacks chain migration
    Nader Sanai
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Nature 427:740-4. 2004
    ..Unexpectedly, we find no evidence of chains of migrating neuroblasts in the SVZ or in the pathway to the olfactory bulb. Our work identifies SVZ astrocytes as neural stem cells in a niche of unique organization in the adult human brain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined microsurgical and endovascular management of complex intracranial aneurysms
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0012, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:263-74; discussion 274-5. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of adult pyogenic osteomyelitis of the cervical spine
    Frank L Acosta
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 17:E2. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Cellular composition and cytoarchitecture of the adult human subventricular zone: a niche of neural stem cells
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, Developmental Stem Cell Biology Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Comp Neurol 494:415-34. 2006
    ..Ultrastructural analysis of this layer revealed a remarkable network of astrocytic and ependymal processes. This work provides a basic description of the organization of the adult human SVZ...
  13. ncbi request reprint Continuous EMG recordings and intraoperative electrical stimulation for identification and protection of cervical nerve roots during foraminal tumor surgery
    LanJun Guo
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:37-42. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint In situ bypass in the management of complex intracranial aneurysms: technique application in 13 patients
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:140-5; discussion 140-5. 2005
    ..An experience with in situ bypasses was retrospectively reviewed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic intracranial aneurysms: classification scheme and management strategies in 68 patients
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:441-54; discussion 441-54. 2005
    ..A classification scheme was devised on the basis of aneurysm, thrombus, and lumen morphology to relate these anatomic features to surgical therapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Preoperative correlation of intraoperative cortical mapping with magnetic resonance imaging landmarks to predict localization of the Broca area
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:311-8. 2003
    ..These landmarks demonstrate novel structural-functional relationships that can be used preoperatively to predict the location of the Broca area...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Frameless stereotactic image-guided C1-C2 transarticular screw fixation for atlantoaxial instability: review of 20 patients
    Frank L Acosta
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:385-91. 2005
    ..We retrospectively studied 20 adults who underwent C1-C2 transarticular screw (TAS) fixation utilizing frameless stereotaxy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord mapping as an adjunct for resection of intramedullary tumors: surgical technique with case illustrations
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 9112, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:1199-206; discussion 1206-7. 2002
    ..We used both antidromically elicited SSEPs for planning the myelotomy site and direct mapping of spinal cord tracts during tumor resection to reduce the risk of neurological deficits and increase the extent of tumor resection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neuromonitoring during surgery for metastatic tumors to the spine: intraoperative interpretation and management strategies
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 15:537-47. 2004
    ..Further experience with these techniques should allow improved results follow-ing surgical procedures in functionally eloquent are as of the spinal cord during the surgical management of metastatic tumors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Angled screw holes for anterior posts and a frame-positioning device for gamma knife radiosurgery: allowing for better targeting of intracranial lesions
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:339-43; discussion 343-4. 2007
    ..In this study, we report the use of two devices developed by the senior author (MWM) that facilitate these two crucial objectives in the treatment of intracranial targets using the gamma knife...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of mechanical prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in patients with brain tumors
    Kurtis I Auguste
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 17:E3. 2004
    ..Finally, they comment on the use of anticoagulation therapy both in addition to and in place of mechanical prophylaxis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative speech mapping in 17 bilingual patients undergoing resection of a mass lesion
    John A Walker
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:113-7; discussion 118. 2004
    ..In this analysis, we present the results for 17 bilingual patients who underwent speech mapping as part of the surgical procedure to remove a mass lesion...
  24. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage due to coagulation disorders
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E3. 2003
    ..The authors also discuss clinical features, diagnosis, and management of intracranial hemorrhage resulting from these bleeding disorders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Falcotentorial meningiomas: clinical, neuroimaging, and surgical features in six patients
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 14:e11. 2003
    ..As a result, their clinical presentation and surgical management are not well described. During the past 3 years, the authors have treated six patients with falcotentorial meningiomas...
  26. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome in children undergoing tethered cord release utilizing intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
    Cornelia S von Koch
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Room M 779, Box 0112, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:81-6. 2002
    ..A ratio, rather than an absolute number, is beneficial in distinguishing motor roots from the filum and eliminates variability due to patients' individual differences in electrical thresholds...
  27. doi request reprint Long-term recurrence and mortality after surgery and adjuvant radiotherapy for nonfunctional pituitary adenomas
    Edward F Chang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Division of Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:736-45. 2008
    ..The authors' aim was to determine predictors of recurrence and overall survival and to define patient subgroups that may benefit from radiotherapy...
  28. doi request reprint Combined microsurgical and endovascular management of complex intracranial aneurysms
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1503-15. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint General principles in the medical and surgical management of spinal infections: a multidisciplinary approach
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 17:E1. 2004
    ..The aim of this paper was to detail general diagnostic and management principles for this disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of the direct endonasal transsphenoidal approach for challenging sellar tumors
    Nader Sanai
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 779, P O Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurooncol 87:317-25. 2008
    ..Large macroadenomas (3-4 cm) can still be addressed with this simple, unmodified direct endonasal approach. We present our experience with this unique and challenging patient population...
  31. ncbi request reprint The extended retrosigmoid approach: an alternative to radical cranial base approaches for posterior fossa lesions
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:ONS-208-14; discussion ONS-214. 2006
    ..The extended retrosigmoid approach is presented as a simple and safe modification of the traditional retrosigmoid approach, with increased exposure resulting from a limited mastoidectomy and skeletonization of the sigmoid sinus...
  32. ncbi request reprint Airbag deployment and improperly restrained children: a lethal combination
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, San Francisco Injury Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Trauma 59:729-33. 2005
    ..We also reviewed the relevant literature and provide information useful for caregivers and health care professionals in hopes of reducing future injuries...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Biological horizons for targeting brain malignancy
    Samuel A Hughes
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Oregan Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 671:93-104. 2010
    ..This coming progression of applied cancer stem cell research, coupled with current modalities, promises more comprehensive brain cancer interventions...
  35. ncbi request reprint PDGFR alpha-positive B cells are neural stem cells in the adult SVZ that form glioma-like growths in response to increased PDGF signaling
    Erica L Jackson
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Program in Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neuron 51:187-99. 2006
    ..Excessive PDGF activation in the SVZ in stem cells is sufficient to induce hallmarks associated with early stages of tumor formation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Isolated trigeminal nerve sarcoid granuloma mimicking trigeminal schwannoma: case report
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:700-5 discussion 704-5. 2003
    ..Sarcoid of the trigeminal nerve is exceedingly rare and can mimic trigeminal schwannoma. We review the literature on sarcoid granulomas of the trigeminal nerve and compare their radiological features with the more common schwannoma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intracranial aneurysms: durability of treatment following microsurgical and endovascular management
    Nader Sanai
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 104:82-9. 2006
    ..The authors reviewed their experience at one institution regarding patients treated between 1977 and 2003, focusing on the issue of treatment durability...
  38. ncbi request reprint Incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing craniotomy and motor mapping for glioma without intraoperative mechanical prophylaxis to the contralateral leg
    Kurtis I Auguste
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:680-4. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of sacral Tarlov cysts. Case report and review of the literature
    Frank L Acosta
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E15. 2003
    ..They review the medical literature, describe various theories on the origin and pathogenesis of Tarlov cysts, and assess alternative treatment strategies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Double reimplantation technique to reconstruct arterial bifurcations with giant aneurysms
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:ONS-347-53; discussion ONS-353-4. 2006
    ..To introduce the double implantation technique, a variation of standard radial artery or saphenous vein bypass that can be used to reconstruct arterial bifurcations in the management of giant aneurysms with complex branch arteries...
  41. ncbi request reprint The supratonsillar approach to the inferior cerebellar peduncle: anatomy, surgical technique, and clinical application to cavernous malformations
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:ONS244-51; discussion ONS251-2. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Extensive intradural arachnoid cyst of the lumbar spinal canal: case report
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, Moffitt Hospital Room M779, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Surg Neurol 60:57-9. 2003
    ..MRI is considered the diagnostic procedure of choice; however, some arachnoid cysts have been reported to elude diagnosis by MRI due to the similar signal intensity of the cyst and the subarachnoid space...
  43. ncbi request reprint Unusual venous drainage of an arteriovenous malformation. Case illustration
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 98:642. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Split spinal cord malformation in an elderly patient: case report
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Surg Neurol 61:201-3; discussion 203. 2004
    ..This case highlights the need to consider split cord malformation and tethered cord in the differential diagnosis not only for adults but also the elderly presenting with back pain, scoliosis, and difficulty walking...
  45. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma metastatic to the choroid mimicking intraventricular meningioma
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Can J Neurol Sci 31:115-20. 2004
    ..Metastatic renal cell carcinoma to the choroid plexus is a rare condition and can be easily confused with meningioma...
  46. ncbi request reprint Metabolic effects of hypothermia and its neuroprotective effects on the recovery of metabolic and electrophysiological function in the ischemic retina in vitro
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1178-86; discussion 1186-7. 2003
    ..We describe experiments using hypothermia in the rabbit retina in vitro that show a correlation between hypothermia-induced reductions in energy usage and neuroprotection...
  47. ncbi request reprint The human brain subventricular zone: stem cells in this niche and its organization
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Stem Cell Laboratory, Brain Tumor Program, Department of Neurological Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Cancer Research Building II, 1550 Orleans Street, Room 253, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:15-20, vii. 2007
    ..Understanding the organization of the adult human SVZ represents a necessary first step in understanding cellular proliferation, precursor migration, and the neurogenic niche of the largest known germinal region in the adult human brain...
  48. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of posttraumatic transverse sinus thrombosis with magnetic resonance imaging/magnetic resonance venography: report of two cases
    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Department of Neurosurgery, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 94143 0112, USA
    J Trauma 56:201-4. 2004
  49. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of trigeminal neuralgia: a history of early strides toward curing a "cancerous acrimony"
    Robert Kellogg
    Clarian Neuroscience, Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine, and Indiana University, Department of Neurological Surgery, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:1419-25; discussion 1425. 2010
    ..We also review the contributions of other surgeons from the same period...
  50. ncbi request reprint GNOSIS: guidelines for neuro-oncology: standards for investigational studies--reporting of surgically based therapeutic clinical trials
    Susan Chang
    Neuro Oncology Service, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Avenue, A 808, San Francisco, CA 94143 0350, USA
    J Neurooncol 82:211-20. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Giant infiltrative cavernous malformation: clinical presentation, intervention, and genetic analysis: case report
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:979-80. 2004
    ..We present the case of a young boy with a complex cavernous malformation that evolved during the course of a decade to encompass the majority of his right cerebral hemisphere...
  52. ncbi request reprint The effects of diffuseness and deep perforating artery supply on outcomes after microsurgical resection of brain arteriovenous malformations
    Rose Du
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 60:638-46; discussion 646-8. 2007
    ..Deep perforating arteries often contribute to the ragged border of these diffuse AVMs. We hypothesized that diffuseness and deep perforator supply increase the difficulties and risks associated with microsurgical AVM resection...
  53. ncbi request reprint Neurosurgery at the crossroads: integrated multidisciplinary management of 449 patients with brain arteriovenous malformations
    Rose Du
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 52:177-91. 2005
  54. pmc HIF1alpha induces the recruitment of bone marrow-derived vascular modulatory cells to regulate tumor angiogenesis and invasion
    Rose Du
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cancer Cell 13:206-20. 2008
    ..VEGF also directly regulates tumor cell invasiveness. When VEGF activity is impaired, tumor cells invade deep into the brain in the perivascular compartment...
  55. pmc Matrix metalloproteinase-2 regulates vascular patterning and growth affecting tumor cell survival and invasion in GBM
    Rose Du
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, Box 0520, San Francisco, CA 94143 0520, USA
    Neuro Oncol 10:254-64. 2008
    ..As a result of impaired and dysfunctional angiogenesis, MMP-2ko GBM became more invasive, predominantly by migrating along blood vessels into the brain parenchyma...
  56. ncbi request reprint Effect of the neurosurgeon's surgical experience on outcomes from intraoperative aneurysmal rupture
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:9-15; discussion 9-15. 2005
    ..Therefore, this analysis was undertaken to evaluate the effect of the neurosurgeon's experience on the management of this catastrophe in a consecutive series of patients treated microsurgically...
  57. ncbi request reprint Effect of presenting hemorrhage on outcome after microsurgical resection of brain arteriovenous malformations
    Michael T Lawton
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center for Cerebrovascular Research, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:485-93; discussion 485-93. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that patients with unruptured arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) at presentation have an increased risk of deterioration compared with patients with ruptured AVMs...
  58. ncbi request reprint "Tangential" resection of medial temporal lobe arteriovenous malformations with the orbitozygomatic approach
    Rose Du
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:645-51; discussion 651-2. 2004
    ..The orbitozygomatic approach enhances exposure along this tangential trajectory and was used in a consecutive series of 10 patients to determine its advantages...