Daniele Rigamonti

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Case of microarteriovenous malformation-induced trigeminal neuralgia treated with radiosurgery
    William S Anderson
    The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Headache Pain 7:217-21. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Laminectomy in patients with achondroplasia: the impact of time to surgery on long-term function
    Emily Streyer Carlisle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:886-92. 2011
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes of vestibular schwannomas treated with fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy: an institutional experience
    Sumit Kapoor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:647-53. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Racial Associations with Hemorrhagic Presentation in Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
    Wuyang Yang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 84:461-9. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes between patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus who received a primary versus a salvage shunt
    Dane Moran
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 29:117-20. 2016
  6. doi request reprint The radiosurgical treatment of arteriovenous malformations: obliteration, morbidities, and performance status
    Daniel Q Sun
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:354-61. 2011
  7. pmc Fractionated conformal radiotherapy for management of optic nerve sheath meningiomas: long-term outcomes of tumor control and visual function at a single institution
    Philippe Metellus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:185-92. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Effect of antibiotic-impregnated shunts on infection rate in adult hydrocephalus: a single institution's experience
    S Harrison Farber
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:625-9; discussion 629. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Venous sinus stenting is a valuable treatment for fulminant idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Benjamin D Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Zayed Tower, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:685-9. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Does CT wand guidance improve shunt placement in patients with hydrocephalus?
    Dane Moran
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 132:26-30. 2015

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Publications61

  1. pmc Case of microarteriovenous malformation-induced trigeminal neuralgia treated with radiosurgery
    William S Anderson
    The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Headache Pain 7:217-21. 2006
    ..A decrease in symptoms was reported by the 6-month follow-up. A review of the literature on microAVM-induced TN is provided as well as a discussion of management...
  2. doi request reprint Laminectomy in patients with achondroplasia: the impact of time to surgery on long-term function
    Emily Streyer Carlisle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:886-92. 2011
    ..Retrospective analysis, survey...
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes of vestibular schwannomas treated with fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy: an institutional experience
    Sumit Kapoor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:647-53. 2011
    ..We assessed clinical outcome and long-term tumor control after fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) for unilateral schwannoma...
  4. doi request reprint Racial Associations with Hemorrhagic Presentation in Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
    Wuyang Yang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 84:461-9. 2015
    ..We report the importance of race/ethnicity as a clinical factor associated with hemorrhagic AVM presentation in addition to previously reported angiographic features...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes between patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus who received a primary versus a salvage shunt
    Dane Moran
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 29:117-20. 2016
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  6. doi request reprint The radiosurgical treatment of arteriovenous malformations: obliteration, morbidities, and performance status
    Daniel Q Sun
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:354-61. 2011
    ..This study examined the single-center treatment outcomes of arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) of the brain using stereotactic radiosurgery, with regard to obliteration, predictive factors, morbidities, and patient performance status...
  7. pmc Fractionated conformal radiotherapy for management of optic nerve sheath meningiomas: long-term outcomes of tumor control and visual function at a single institution
    Philippe Metellus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:185-92. 2011
    ..To provide the long-term outcomes of patients treated with fractionated conformal radiotherapy (FCRT) for presumed optic nerve sheath meningiomas (ONSMs)...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of antibiotic-impregnated shunts on infection rate in adult hydrocephalus: a single institution's experience
    S Harrison Farber
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:625-9; discussion 629. 2011
    ..Studies have demonstrated the efficacy of antibiotic-impregnated shunt (AIS) systems in reducing CSF shunt infections in pediatric patients. Fewer studies evaluate the efficacy of AIS systems in adult hydrocephalus...
  9. doi request reprint Venous sinus stenting is a valuable treatment for fulminant idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Benjamin D Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Zayed Tower, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:685-9. 2015
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Does CT wand guidance improve shunt placement in patients with hydrocephalus?
    Dane Moran
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 132:26-30. 2015
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of stereotactic navigation in enhancing the accuracy of ventricular shunt placement in patients with hydrocephalus...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors of Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Revision in Patients with Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    Alice L Hung
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 90:76-81. 2016
    ..This study aims to determine whether comorbidities and baseline symptoms are associated with the need for shunt revision...
  12. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after ventriculoatrial shunting for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Ann Liu
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 143:34-8. 2016
    ..This study sought to describe and evaluate the clinical outcomes of patients with iNPH primarily treated with VA shunting...
  13. doi request reprint Treatment of pituitary adenomas using radiosurgery and radiotherapy: a single center experience and review of literature
    Daniel Q Sun
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 34:181-9. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Progression of low back and lower extremity pain in a cohort of patients with achondroplasia
    Michael C Ain
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21224 2780, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 13:335-40. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the natural history of pain associated with spinal stenosis in individuals with achondroplasia and to characterize pain patterns and associated functional and psychological effects...
  15. pmc Radiosurgery of glomus jugulare tumors: a meta-analysis
    Zachary D Guss
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:e497-502. 2011
    ..In the present study, we report on a systematic review and meta-analysis of the available published data on the radiosurgical management of glomus jugulare tumors...
  16. doi request reprint Predictors of surgery-free outcome in adult endoscopic third ventriculostomy
    Graeme F Woodworth
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 78:312-7. 2012
    ..We analyze patient, radiographic, and operative factors associated with CSF diversion surgery-free outcomes after ETV...
  17. doi request reprint Functional gait outcomes for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus after primary endoscopic third ventriculostomy
    Eric W Sankey
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Phipps 126, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 22:1303-8. 2015
    ..382), respectively. Despite stoma patency, ETV failed to sustain functional improvement seen after LP, however, improvement was regained after subsequent shunting suggesting that shunt placement remains the preferred treatment for iNPH...
  18. doi request reprint Impact on seizure control of surgical resection or radiosurgery for cerebral arteriovenous malformations
    Joanna Y Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Neurosurgery 73:648-55; discussion 655-6. 2013
    ..Seizures are a common presenting symptom of arteriovenous malformations (AVMs). However, the impact of treatment modality on seizure control remains unclear...
  19. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery in the management of brain metastases: an institutional retrospective analysis of survival
    James L Frazier
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1486-92. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Use of intraoperative venography to guide the distal portion of a ventriculoatrial shunt past an obstruction in the central veins: technical case report
    Eric N Momin
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:370-1; discussion 371. 2010
    ..We report the use of intraoperative venography to guide the placement of the distal portion of a VA shunt in a patient with a valve blocking the left brachiocephalic vein...
  21. doi request reprint The Utility of Computed Tomography in Shunted Patients with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Presenting to the Emergency Department
    Ann Liu
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 84:1852-6. 2015
    ..Although brain imaging with computed tomography (CT) is often performed, particularly in the current medicolegal environment, its utility during these ED visits is unclear...
  22. doi request reprint Timing of surgical treatment for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: association between treatment delay and reduced short-term benefit
    Sharif Vakili
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Neurosurg Focus 41:E2. 2016
    ..Therefore, when managing patients with iNPH, it may take longer to see the benefits of CSF shunting when patients present with a longer duration of preoperative symptoms. ..
  23. doi request reprint Visual and neurological outcomes following endovascular stenting for pseudotumor cerebri associated with transverse sinus stenosis
    Martin G Radvany
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 33:117-22. 2013
    ..We describe detailed visual and neurological outcomes after stenting for PTC associated with hemodynamically significant dural sinus stenosis...
  24. doi request reprint Cognitive impairment in patients with Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome
    Siddharth Kharkar
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Behav Neurol 24:143-8. 2011
    ..Patients with Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome (PTCS) may complain of difficulty in thinking or concentrating; however there has been little formal cognitive evaluation in this population...
  25. doi request reprint Accuracy of percutaneous placement of a ventriculoatrial shunt under ultrasonography guidance: a retrospective study at a single institution
    Philippe Metellus
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:867-70. 2009
    ..The authors therefore conclude that percutaneous placement of a VA shunt under preoperative radiographic guidance and ultrasonographic monitoring is a safe, effective, and reliable technique that is simple to learn...
  26. doi request reprint Sensitivity and predictive value of occupational and physical therapy assessments in the functional evaluation of patients with suspected normal pressure hydrocephalus
    David Feick
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Rehabil Med 40:715-20. 2008
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  27. doi request reprint Lumboatrial shunt in a patient with Crouzon syndrome complicated by pseudotumor cerebri
    Eric W Sankey
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 22:1507-10. 2015
    ..This case report summarizes the successful placement and use of an LA shunt for the treatment of intracranial hypertension in the setting of Crouzon syndrome. ..
  28. pmc Ccm1 assures microvascular integrity during angiogenesis
    Huiling Liu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Transl Stroke Res 1:146-53. 2010
    ..In summary, Ccm1 has been identified as a key modulator in maintaining microvascular integrity during zebrafish embryonic angiogenesis. ..
  29. doi request reprint Are shunt series and shunt patency studies useful in patients with shunted idiopathic intracranial hypertension in the emergency department?
    Ann Liu
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1800 Orleans Street, Room 6007, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 138:89-93. 2015
    ..Here, we examine the utility of these studies in this specific patient population...
  30. doi request reprint Cost analysis of antibiotic-impregnated catheters in the treatment of hydrocephalus in adult patients
    S Harrison Farber
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    World Neurosurg 74:528-31. 2010
    ..To determine if use of antibiotic-impregnated shunt (AIS) systems to reduce cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunt infections in adult patients with hydrocephalus has been cost-effective at one institution...
  31. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid drainage and dynamics in the diagnosis of normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Graeme F Woodworth
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:919-25; discussion 925-6. 2009
    ..We examined the utility of CSF drainage and CSF pressure (Pcsf) dynamics in predicting response to CSF shunting for patients with INPH...
  32. doi request reprint Radionuclide shunt patency study for evaluation of suspected ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction in adults with normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Siddharth Kharkar
    Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Adult Hydrocephalus Program, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:909-16; discussion 916-8. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to develop a simple diagnostic algorithm in the diagnostic workup and identify factors associated with improvement after revision surgery...
  33. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for spine tumors: review of current literature
    Wesley Hsu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 88:315-21. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize the pertinent literature regarding the use of SR for lesions of the spine and spinal cord. Particular emphasis will be placed on large clinical series of both primary and secondary spine tumors...
  34. doi request reprint Radiosurgery for glomus jugulare: history and recent progress
    Zachary D Guss
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E5. 2009
    ..These preliminary reports demonstrate that the use of radiosurgery as a primary treatment for glomus jugulare should be extended to encompass more of the patients who are currently assigned to microsurgical treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint A Novel Experimental Animal Model of Adult Chronic Hydrocephalus
    Ignacio Jusué-Torres
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland F M Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Biomedical Engeniering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Pathology, Division of Neurophatology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Oncology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Laboratory of Neuroscience, Facultad de Psicologia, University of Colima, Colima, Mexico Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine in St Louis, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Oncology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    Neurosurgery 79:746-756. 2016
    ..The pathogenesis of adult chronic hydrocephalus is not fully understood, and the temporal relationship between development of the radiological changes and neurological deterioration is unknown...
  36. doi request reprint Predictors of functional outcome following treatment of posterior fossa arteriovenous malformations
    Wuyang Yang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Zayed Tower, Suite 6115F, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 22:357-62. 2015
    ..Therefore treatment should not be considered only for those who present with hemorrhage. Posterior fossa AVM should be considered for definitive treatment in order to prevent future hemorrhages and subsequent poor functional outcomes...
  37. doi request reprint Outcomes and Experience with Lumbopleural Shunts in the Management of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
    Benjamin D Elder
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 84:314-9. 2015
    ..To report five patients who underwent lumbopleural (LPl) shunting for the treatment of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) and to describe the considerations, complications, and outcomes related to this rarely described procedure...
  38. pmc Identifying better surgical candidates among recursive partitioning analysis class 2 patients who underwent surgery for intracranial metastases
    Kaisorn L Chaichana
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Neuro Oncology Outcomes Laboratory, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 82:e267-75. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to ascertain preoperative risk factors associated with survival, develop a preoperative prognostic grading system, and evaluate the utility of this system in predicting survival for RPA class 2 patients...
  39. pmc Patients undergoing surgery of intracranial metastases have different outcomes based on their primary pathology
    Kaisorn L Chaichana
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurol Res 35:1059-69. 2013
    ..Patients who develop intracranial metastases are often grouped into the same study population, and therefore an understanding of outcomes for patients with different primary cancers remain unclear...
  40. doi request reprint A virtual frame system for stereotactic radiosurgery planning
    Eric Ford
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:1244-9. 2008
    ..We describe a computerized (or virtual) model of a stereotactic head frame to enable planning prior to the day of radiosurgery. The location of the virtual frame acts as a guide to frame placement on the day of the procedure...
  41. doi request reprint Fatal case of intracerebral hemorrhage during gamma knife treatment for metastases
    William S Anderson
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Meyer Building 8 161, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:838-42. 2008
    ..It is likely that this positioning contributed to the hemorrhage. The clinical history of this patient is provided as well as a review of the literature on acute intracranial hemorrhage associated with radiosurgical therapy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Repeat stereotactic radiosurgery for high-grade and large intracranial arteriovenous malformations
    Shaan M Raza
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surg Neurol 68:24-34; discussion 34. 2007
    ..There is a paucity of literature addressing the efficacy of radiosurgery in this group. We retrospectively analyze our experience with repeat radiosurgery with such AVMs...
  43. doi request reprint Cavernous malformations: natural history, diagnosis and treatment
    Sachin Batra
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Rev Neurol 5:659-70. 2009
    ....
  44. pmc Angiographic detection of cerebral cavernous malformations with C-arm cone beam CT imaging in three patients
    Martin G Radvany
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMJ Case Rep 2013:. 2013
    ..In light of this finding, we suspect that the incidence of DVA associated with CM is probably higher than previously reported...
  45. doi request reprint Visual outcomes of surgical intervention for pseudotumour cerebri: optic nerve sheath fenestration versus cerebrospinal fluid diversion
    Pedro L Fonseca
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 98:1360-3. 2014
    ..To compare visual outcomes in pseudotumour cerebri (PTC) patients who underwent either optic nerve sheath fenestration (ONSF) or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) diversion (shunt) for treatment of visual loss from papilloedema...
  46. pmc Postradiation imaging changes in the CNS: how can we differentiate between treatment effect and disease progression?
    Amanda J Walker
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Future Oncol 10:1277-97. 2014
    ..We provide an overview of these phenomena in the treatment of a wide range of malignant and benign CNS illnesses. Finally, we review the published data regarding imaging techniques under investigation to address this well-known problem...
  47. doi request reprint Angiographic detection of cerebral cavernous malformations with C-arm cone beam CT imaging in three patients
    Martin G Radvany
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 6:e17. 2014
    ..In light of this finding, we suspect that the incidence of DVA associated with CM is probably higher than previously reported. ..
  48. pmc Clinical results of a pilot study on stereovision-guided stereotactic radiotherapy and intensity modulated radiotherapy
    Shidong Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 9:603-17. 2010
    ..Importantly, the technique allows us to check head position during beam-on time and makes it possible for having frameless head refixation without tight masks...
  49. pmc Ccm1 regulates microvascular morphogenesis during angiogenesis
    Huiling Liu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Miss, USA
    J Vasc Res 48:130-40. 2011
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Objective assessment of gait in normal-pressure hydrocephalus
    Michael A Williams
    Adult Hydrocephalus Program, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:39-45. 2008
    ..We investigated objective measures to compare gait before and after CSF drainage and shunt surgery...
  51. doi request reprint Rates of perioperative complications associated with laminectomies in patients with achondroplasia
    Michael C Ain
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, A672, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:295-8. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine the perioperative complication rates associated with laminectomies in patients with achondroplasia...
  52. doi request reprint Epidural abscesses of the CNS
    Gustavo Pradilla
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet Neurol 8:292-300. 2009
    ..Increased clinical awareness can greatly improve outcomes by helping to diagnose patients earlier...
  53. pmc Extrapyramidal signs in normal pressure hydrocephalus: an objective assessment
    Allen S Mandir
    Johns Hopkins University, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Cerebrospinal Fluid Res 4:7. 2007
    ..Concentrated evaluation of these profound, yet underappreciated movement disorders of NPH before and after techniques of therapeutic intervention may lead to improved diagnosis, insight into pathophysiology, and targeted treatment...
  54. doi request reprint Heritable essential tremor-idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (ETINPH)
    Jun Zhang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 146:433-9. 2008
    ..We conclude that the pedigree reported here is a new autosomal dominant genetic disorder ETINPH. The characterization of the gene that causes ETINPH will certainly enhance our understanding of motor diseases in general...
  55. pmc Detection of tumor-derived DNA in cerebrospinal fluid of patients with primary tumors of the brain and spinal cord
    Yuxuan Wang
    Ludwig Center, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112:9704-9. 2015
    ..0001, Fisher's exact test). These results suggest that CSF-tDNA could be useful for the management of patients with primary tumors of the brain or spinal cord. ..
  56. doi request reprint Risk factors for failed transverse sinus stenting in pseudotumor cerebri patients
    C Rory Goodwin
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Baltimore, USA Electronic address
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 127:75-8. 2014
    ..In this study, we examine common risk factors associated with failure of transvenous stenting for IIH. If venous sinus stenting fails, CSF diversion should be considered as the next line of treatment...
  57. pmc Imaging changes following stereotactic radiosurgery for metastatic intracranial tumors: differentiating pseudoprogression from tumor progression and its effect on clinical practice
    Jacob Ruzevick
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Phipps Building, Room 126, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 37:193-201; discussion 201. 2014
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Pedicle and spinal canal parameters of the lower thoracic and lumbar vertebrae in the achondroplast population
    Umasuthan Srikumaran
    Departments of Orthopaedics Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2423-31. 2007
    ..Retrospective morphometric population study...
  59. doi request reprint Krit1 modulates beta 1-integrin-mediated endothelial cell proliferation
    Jun Zhang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:571-8; discussion 578. 2008
    ..Using ribonucleic acid interference on cultured cell lines, we examined the role of Krev interaction trapped 1 (krit1) and integrin cytoplasmic domain-associated protein-1 alpha (icap1alpha) in beta1-integrin-mediated cell proliferation...
  60. ncbi request reprint Continuous intracranial pressure monitoring via the shunt reservoir to assess suspected shunt malfunction in adults with hydrocephalus
    Romergryko G Geocadin
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E10. 2007
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Spinal epidural abscess: current diagnosis and management
    Gustavo Pradilla
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Meyer Building, Room 8 161, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 12:484-91. 2010
    ..A combination of targeted antibiotic therapy and prompt surgical decompression is recommended in most cases, although medical management alone can be effective in select patients under close monitoring...