Bernard R Bendok

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brainstem infarction after delayed thrombosis of a stented vertebral artery fusiform aneurysm: case report
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 3 Gates Circle, Buffalo, NY 14209 1194
    Neurosurgery 51:1280-4; discussion 1284-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular surgery: the future without limits
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery, Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 49:229-46. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Intravenous abciximab for parent vessel thrombus during basilar apex aneurysm coil embolization: case report and literature review
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14209 1194, USA
    Surg Neurol 62:304-11. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Complex shaped detachable platinum coil system for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms: the Codman Trufill DCS and Trufill DCS Orbit Detachable Coil System COMPLEX Registry final results
    Bernard R Bendok
    Neurological Surgery and Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:54-61. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of vascular reconstruction device-assisted coiling on packing density, effective neck coverage, and angiographic outcome: an in vitro study
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:835-40; discussion 840-1. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Adenosine for temporary flow arrest during intracranial aneurysm surgery: a single-center retrospective review
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:815-20; discussion 820-1. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Coil embolization of intracranial aneurysms
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1125-30; discussion 1130. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Periprocedural MRI perfusion imaging to assess and monitor the hemodynamic impact of intracranial angioplasty and stenting for symptomatic atherosclerotic stenosis
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 17:54-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroendovascular interventions for intracranial posterior circulation disease via the transradial approach: technical case report
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:E626; discussion E626. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Ruptured superior cerebellar artery aneurysm in a child with bilateral fibromuscular hyperplasia of the renal arteries: case report and review of the literature
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Neurosurg 102:338-41. 2005

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Publications101 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Brainstem infarction after delayed thrombosis of a stented vertebral artery fusiform aneurysm: case report
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 3 Gates Circle, Buffalo, NY 14209 1194
    Neurosurgery 51:1280-4; discussion 1284-5. 2002
    ..There have been few reports of fusiform and wide-necked aneurysms treated with stents. Of the known risks involved in stent placement in the intracranial circulation, delayed stent thrombosis has not been well described...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular surgery: the future without limits
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery, Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 49:229-46. 2002
    ..It is clear that, in time, transcatheter techniques will replace many operations for the treatment of cerebrovascular pathologies. Let us not allow ourselves the luxury of time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intravenous abciximab for parent vessel thrombus during basilar apex aneurysm coil embolization: case report and literature review
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14209 1194, USA
    Surg Neurol 62:304-11. 2004
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  4. doi request reprint Complex shaped detachable platinum coil system for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms: the Codman Trufill DCS and Trufill DCS Orbit Detachable Coil System COMPLEX Registry final results
    Bernard R Bendok
    Neurological Surgery and Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:54-61. 2013
    ..To report on an electronic database with longitudinal information on the use of bare platinum coils for the endovascular occlusion of cerebral aneurysms. We report here the final analysis of the data...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of vascular reconstruction device-assisted coiling on packing density, effective neck coverage, and angiographic outcome: an in vitro study
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:835-40; discussion 840-1. 2007
    ..Miami Lakes, FL). Although the use of VRD-assisted coiling is growing due to the availability of better devices, little is known about the impact of the VRDs on the aforesaid variables...
  6. doi request reprint Adenosine for temporary flow arrest during intracranial aneurysm surgery: a single-center retrospective review
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:815-20; discussion 820-1. 2011
    ..Adenosine is an alternative that provides brief periods of flow arrest that can be used to advantage in aneurysm surgery, but little has been published on its utility for this indication...
  7. ncbi request reprint Coil embolization of intracranial aneurysms
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1125-30; discussion 1130. 2003
    ..Moreover, most neurosurgeons work closely with neurointerventionists. In this communication, technical preferences developed during our experience with intracranial aneurysm coiling are summarized...
  8. doi request reprint Periprocedural MRI perfusion imaging to assess and monitor the hemodynamic impact of intracranial angioplasty and stenting for symptomatic atherosclerotic stenosis
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurosurgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 17:54-8. 2010
    ..05, p=0.03) whereas CBV did not change significantly (p>0.05). We conclude that MRI perfusion appears a promising technique for analyzing the impact of intracranial stenosis on cerebral hemodynamics before and after treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroendovascular interventions for intracranial posterior circulation disease via the transradial approach: technical case report
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:E626; discussion E626. 2005
    ..To describe our experience with the transradial approach for posterior circulation neurointerventional procedures. To the best of our knowledge, this approach has not been described previously for intracranial neuroendovascular procedures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ruptured superior cerebellar artery aneurysm in a child with bilateral fibromuscular hyperplasia of the renal arteries: case report and review of the literature
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Neurosurg 102:338-41. 2005
    ..In addition to presenting this case, the authors discuss the complexities involved in treating these patients from a technical and conceptual standpoint...
  11. ncbi request reprint Late morphological progression of a dissecting basilar artery aneurysm after staged bilateral vertebral artery occlusion: case report
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 63:236-43; discussion 243. 2005
    ..In addition to postulating about the possible reasons underlying the evolution of this lesion, the role of stenting is discussed...
  12. doi request reprint External carotid artery stenting to treat patients with symptomatic ipsilateral internal carotid artery occlusion: a multicenter case series
    David S Xu
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:314-21. 2010
    ..Stenosis of the ECA in ipsilateral ICA occlusion can produce ischemic sequelae...
  13. doi request reprint Reduced platelet activity is associated with more intraventricular hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:684-8; discussion 688. 2009
    ..Intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) is a serious complication of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). We hypothesized that antiplatelet medication use and platelet activity would be associated with more IVH...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transarterial coil embolization of a high-flow vertebrojugular fistula due to penetrating craniocervical trauma: case report
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 64:335-40; discussion 340. 2005
    ..Successful endovascular coil embolization of an acute fistulizing vertebral artery pseudoaneurysm involving an obstructed internal jugular vein is presented and the various treatment strategies for such a lesion are described...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of periprocedure complications resulting from direct stent placement compared with those due to conventional and staged stent placement in the basilar artery
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14209, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:653-60. 2003
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Adenosine-induced flow arrest to facilitate intracranial aneurysm clip ligation does not worsen neurologic outcome
    John F Bebawy
    From the Department of Anesthesiology and Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    Anesth Analg 117:1205-10. 2013
    ..Therefore, we performed a retrospective, case-control study to determine whether adenosine-induced flow arrest had negative effects on the neurologic outcome of our patients...
  17. doi request reprint New-generation oral anticoagulants for the prevention of stroke: implications for neurosurgery
    Tarek Y El Ahmadieh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1350-6. 2013
    ..A special focus is given to the incidence of intracranial and intraspinal hemorrhage associated with each drug...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transradial stenting of the cervical internal carotid artery: technical case report
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:448-51; discussion 451-2. 2003
    ..We describe a case of endoluminal stent placement for a cervical internal carotid artery stenosis in which percutaneous access was obtained via the radial artery...
  19. doi request reprint Symptomatic spontaneous intracranial carotid artery dissection treated with a self-expanding intracranial nitinol stent: a case report
    Daniel L Surdell
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 71:604-9. 2009
    ..We present a case of a spontaneous intracranial CAD with progressive symptoms despite medical management treated with a self-expanding intracranial micronitinol stent...
  20. ncbi request reprint External carotid artery angioplasty and stenting to augment cerebral perfusion in the setting of subacute symptomatic ipsilateral internal carotid artery occlusion. Case report
    Joseph G Adel
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611 2922, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:1217-22. 2007
    ..In certain situations, ECA stenting can increase cerebral perfusion in the setting of ICAO and ECA stenosis. The authors are the first to describe this approach in this context...
  21. doi request reprint Delayed thrombosis or stenosis following enterprise-assisted stent-coiling: is it safe? Midterm results of the interstate collaboration of enterprise stent coiling
    J Mocco
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:908-13; discussion 913-4. 2011
    ..The Enterprise Vascular Reconstruction Device and Delivery System (Cordis) has demonstrated promising initial short-term results. However, the rates of delayed in-stent stenosis or thrombosis are not known...
  22. doi request reprint Adenosine-induced flow arrest to facilitate intracranial aneurysm clip ligation: dose-response data and safety profile
    John F Bebawy
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:1406-11. 2010
    ..We reviewed our experience to determine the dose-response relationship and apparent perioperative safety profile of adenosine in intracranial aneurysm patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Arterial reconstruction by direct surgical clipping of a basilar artery dissecting aneurysm after failed vertebral artery occlusion: technical case report and literature review
    Mir Jafer Ali
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, 233 East Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1475-80; discussion 1480-1. 2003
    ..An enlarging pseudoaneurysm in the chronic phase, however, may have sufficient tissue for clip reconstruction. We present a case in which this strategy was used successfully...
  24. doi request reprint Modern endovascular and aesthetic surgery techniques to treat arteriovenous malformations of the scalp: case illustration
    Ziad A Hage
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 70:198-203; discussion 203. 2008
    ..We present a case of a left temporal scalp AVM treated for aesthetic and pain-related concerns. A multidisciplinary approach combining endovascular AVM embolization and AVM excision with local flap reconstruction was chosen...
  25. ncbi request reprint Progressive growth of a giant dolichoectatic vertebrobasilar artery aneurysm after complete Hunterian occlusion of the posterior circulation: case report
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, 233 East Erie Street, Suite 614, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1223. 2004
    ..On the basis of a review of the literature, we are unaware of another reported case...
  26. doi request reprint A novel guide catheter enabling intracranial placement
    Michael C Hurley
    Department of Radiology, The Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:920-4. 2009
    ..We were able to advance the Neuron guide catheter to the intended level in each case and suffered no complications related to catheter spasm, dissection, thrombosis or thromboembolism...
  27. doi request reprint Platelet activity and outcome after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Neurol 65:352-6. 2009
    ..04) and death at 14 days (480.5 [IQR, 444.5-632.5] vs 626 [IQR, 494-652] aspirin reaction units; p = 0.04). Objective measures of platelet function on admission are associated with intraventricular hemorrhage and death after ICH...
  28. ncbi request reprint Giant intracranial aneurysms: endovascular challenges
    Richard J Parkinson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:S103-12; discussion S3-13. 2006
    ..Where possible, follow-up, durability, and occlusion rates are also reviewed...
  29. pmc Correction for arterial-tissue delay and dispersion in absolute quantitative cerebral perfusion DSC MR imaging
    Jessy J Mouannes-Srour
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60611, USA
    Magn Reson Med 68:495-506. 2012
    ..The in vivo results were in agreement with the simulation results, as well as previous literature. This minimizes the bias in patient diagnosis due to the existing errors and artifacts in dynamic susceptibility contrast imaging...
  30. doi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial of higher goal hemoglobin after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:313-20. 2010
    ..We performed a prospective pilot trial of goal HGB after SAH...
  31. doi request reprint Cavernous carotid aneurysms: to treat or not to treat?
    Christopher S Eddleman
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E4. 2009
    ..We consider the natural history of several types of CCAs, the clinical presentation, the current modalities of CCA management and their outcomes to aid in the management of this heterogeneous group of cerebral aneurysms...
  32. doi request reprint Unruptured intracranial aneurysms and the assessment of rupture risk based on anatomical and morphological factors: sifting through the sands of data
    Rohan R Lall
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E2. 2009
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Intracranial stent placement for the treatment of a carotid-cavernous fistula associated with intracranial angioplasty. Case report
    Stanley H Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14209 1194, USA
    J Neurosurg 98:1116-9. 2003
    ..Long-term angiographic and clinical evaluation is needed to test the suitability and durability of intracranial angioplasty and stent placement in the treatment of symptomatic intracranial stenosis...
  34. doi request reprint Posterior fossa arteriovenous malformations
    Omar M Arnaout
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E12. 2009
    ..6%, an important factor that underscores the importance of aggressive treatment of lesions amenable to intervention as therapeutic options and results continue to improve...
  35. doi request reprint High-grade dural arteriovenous fistula simulating a bilateral thalamic neoplasm
    Patrick A Sugrue
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:629-32. 2009
    ..Trans-arterial Onyx embolization resulted in a dramatic clinical and radiographic improvement. This case highlights an unusual presentation and challenging diagnosis of a dAVF and the importance of pursuing the correct diagnosis...
  36. doi request reprint Medical complications drive length of stay after brain hemorrhage: a cohort study
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, 11th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Neurocrit Care 10:11-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that medical complications would increase LOS after spontaneous subarachnoid (SAH) and intracerebral (ICH) hemorrhage after accounting for severity of neurologic injury in a cohort of consecutively admitted patients...
  37. doi request reprint Cardiac troponin I and acute lung injury after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:177-82. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that cardiac troponin I, which is associated with cardiovascular morbidity, would also predict ALI...
  38. doi request reprint Moyamoya disease: a summary
    Gordon M Burke
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E11. 2009
    ..This article will give a review of the epidemiology, natural history, pathology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic criteria, including imaging, and briefly describe the surgical treatment of MMD...
  39. doi request reprint The incidence of unacceptable movement with motor evoked potentials during craniotomy for aneurysm clipping
    Laura B Hemmer
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    World Neurosurg 81:99-104. 2014
    ..To review the experience at a single institution with motor evoked potential (MEP) monitoring during intracranial aneurysm surgery to determine the incidence of unacceptable movement...
  40. doi request reprint A didactic and hands-on module enhances resident microsurgical knowledge and technical skill
    Tarek Y El Ahmadieh
    Department of Neurological Surgery and Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas Department of Neurological Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Neurosurgery 73:51-6. 2013
    ..Simulation has been adopted as a powerful training tool in many areas of health care. However, it has not yet been systematically embraced in neurosurgery because of the absence of validated tools, assessment scales, and curricula...
  41. ncbi request reprint Update on current registries and trials of carotid artery angioplasty and stent placement
    Sunit Das
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 18:e2. 2005
    ..This treatment modality promises to assume a central role in stroke prophylaxis in patients with CA disease who are at high risk for complications related to surgery...
  42. ncbi request reprint Temporary and permanent occlusion of cervical and cerebral arteries
    Richard J Parkinson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 233 East Erie Street, Suite 614, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 16:249-56, viii. 2005
  43. doi request reprint De novo large fusiform posterior circulation intracranial aneurysm presenting with subarachnoid hemorrhage 7 years after therapeutic internal carotid artery occlusion: case report and review of the literature
    Omar M Arnaout
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:E764-71. 2012
    ..We present here a case of de novo formation of a large fusiform basilar artery aneurysm 7 years after internal carotid artery occlusion...
  44. doi request reprint Association of intracranial aneurysm and Loeys-Dietz syndrome: case illustration, management, and literature review
    Rudy J Rahme
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:E488-92; discussion E492-3. 2011
    ..A strong association between LDS and intracranial aneurysms has not yet been documented in the literature. We present the first detailed report of an intracranial aneurysm finding in an LDS patient...
  45. doi request reprint Challenging traditional beliefs: microsurgery for arteriovenous malformations of the basal ganglia and thalamus
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:393-410; discussion 410-1. 2008
    ..Given the devastating effects of hemorrhage from these lesions, the accumulating evidence that they bleed more frequently than their lobar counterparts should prompt more creative thinking regarding their management...
  46. doi request reprint Endovascular options in the treatment of delayed ischemic neurological deficits due to cerebral vasospasm
    Christopher S Eddleman
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E6. 2009
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Classification of cerebral infarction after subarachnoid hemorrhage impacts outcome
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:1052-7; discussion 1057-8. 2009
    ..Cerebral infarction (CI) after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is well described, but there is no validated classification...
  48. ncbi request reprint Mathematical model of the rupture mechanism of intracranial saccular aneurysms through daughter aneurysm formation and growth
    Hui Meng
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260 4400, USA
    Neurol Res 27:459-65. 2005
    ..Daughter aneurysms have been strongly associated with saccular aneurysm rupture. We constructed a mathematical model to help explain this association as a possible hemodynamic mechanism for intracranial saccular aneurysm rupture...
  49. ncbi request reprint Retrograde suction decompression of giant paraclinoid aneurysms using a No. 7 French balloon-containing guide catheter. Technical note
    Richard J Parkinson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:479-81. 2006
    ..This technical modification to endovascular suction decompression allows several potential advantages, including higher volume decompression and the ability to deliver endovascular devices to distal arterial locations...
  50. ncbi request reprint Staged stent-assisted angioplasty for symptomatic intracranial vertebrobasilar artery stenosis
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Neurosurg 97:1294-301. 2002
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Microsurgical Treatment of Previously Coiled Intracranial Aneurysms: Systematic Review of the Literature
    Omar M Arnaout
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    World Neurosurg 84:246-53. 2015
    ..To assess indications, complications, clinical outcomes, and technical nuances of microsurgical treatment of previously coiled intracranial aneurysms...
  52. doi request reprint The role of simulation in neurosurgical education: a survey of 99 United States neurosurgery program directors
    Aruna Ganju
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    World Neurosurg 80:e1-8. 2013
    ..S. Neurosurgery programs in an effort to better understand how simulation can be implemented in Neurosurgery and to gain insight into key issues that are currently being discussed amongst Neurosurgical educators...
  53. doi request reprint Brainstem cavernous malformations: 1390 surgical cases from the literature
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Brigham and Womens Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    World Neurosurg 80:89-93. 2013
    ..Although surgical resection of brainstem cavernous malformations (CM) has been reviewed, numerous large surgical series have been recently reported...
  54. pmc Magnetization spoiling in radial FLASH contrast-enhanced MR digital subtraction angiography
    Parmede Vakil
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 36:249-58. 2012
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Combined surgical and endovascular access of the superficial middle cerebral vein to occlude a high-grade cavernous dural arteriovenous fistula: case report
    Michael C Hurley
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:E475-81; discussion E481-2. 2011
    ..In such cases, a combined surgical and endovascular approach may provide the least invasive option...
  56. doi request reprint Percutaneous vertebroplasty
    Michael C Hurley
    Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 20:341-59. 2009
    ..Complications are uncommon but can be devastating with reported cases of procedural death and paralysis. New operators should be adequately trained and respect the dangers of this procedure...
  57. doi request reprint Reduced platelet activity is associated with early clot growth and worse 3-month outcome after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Stroke 40:2398-401. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that reduced platelet activity is associated with early ICH clot growth and worse outcomes...
  58. doi request reprint CT angiography for assessment of intracranial basilar apex aneurysm neck diameter reduction poststenting for treatment planning
    Joseph G Adel
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:644-7. 2010
    ..Radiologically assessing the impact of a stent on the neck of a wide-neck bifurcation, aneurysm remains a challenge however...
  59. doi request reprint Delayed cranial nerve palsy after coiling of carotid cavernous sinus aneurysms: case report
    David S Xu
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:E1215-6. 2010
    ..The potential mechanisms underlying this syndrome are discussed as well as their implications on the selection and optimal endovascular management of CCA patients...
  60. doi request reprint Endovascular embolization of a recurrent cervical giant cell neoplasm using N-butyl 2-cyanoacrylate
    Stefan A Mindea
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North Saint Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 16:452-4. 2009
    ..The benefits of NBCA over PVA particles include superior penetration, permanent tumor embolization and lower exposure to radiation due to shorter procedure time...
  61. doi request reprint Revascularization for complex intracranial aneurysms
    Daniel L Surdell
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 24:E21. 2008
    ..Specifically, the authors will review graft options, the utility of balloon test occlusion in decision making, and bypass strategies for various aneurysm types...
  62. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of a ruptured cavernous carotid artery aneurysm associated with a carotid cavernous fistula with an intracranial self-expanding microstent and hydrogel-coated coil embolization: case report and review of the literature
    Christopher S Eddleman
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 68:562-7; discussion 567. 2007
    ..We report a case of a ruptured CCA with an associated CCF treated with an intracranial, self-expanding microstent in combination with coil embolization using hydrogel-coated platinum coils...
  63. doi request reprint Fever burden and functional recovery after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:212-7; discussion 217-8. 2008
    ..Fever is associated with worse outcome after subarachnoid hemorrhage, but there are few prospective data to quantify this relationship...
  64. doi request reprint Monitoring with the Somanetics INVOS 5100C after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Andrew M Naidech
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:326-31. 2008
    ..Brain oximetry is a promising noninvasive tool to detect reduced brain oxygenation from vasospasm...
  65. ncbi request reprint Evolution of neuroendovascular intervention: a review of advancement in device technology
    Alan S Boulos
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 3 Gates Circle, Buffalo, NY 14209 1194, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:438-52; discussion 452-3. 2004
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Transradial cerebral angiography: an alternative route
    Elad I Levy
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York SUNY Buffalo, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:335-40; discussion 340-2. 2002
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Return of vision after transarterial coiling of a carotid cavernous sinus fistula: case report
    Sunit Das
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 66:82-5; discussion 85. 2006
    ..Hypoxic ocular sequelae of carotid-cavernous fistulae: study of the causes of visual failure before and after neurosurgical treatment in a series of 25 cases. Br J Ophthalmol 1969;53:82-97]...
  68. doi request reprint Cavernous malformations of the basal ganglia and thalamus
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:7-18; discussion 18-9. 2009
    ..Given the compounded risks of radiation-induced injury and post-radiosurgical rebleeding, radiosurgery at modest dosimetry (12-14 Gy marginal doses) is only an option for patients with surgically inaccessible, aggressive lesions...
  69. doi request reprint Rupture of cerebral myxomatous aneurysm months after resection of the primary cardiac tumor
    Christopher S Eddleman
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 251 E Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:252-5. 2010
    ..The natural history of cerebral aneurysms derived from metastatic spread of cardiac myxomas is not well known, and their management presents many dilemmas...
  70. doi request reprint Brainstem cavernous malformations
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:E805-18; discussion E818. 2009
    ..Postradiosurgical morbidity was nonetheless significantly greater for CMs than for arteriovenous malformations...
  71. ncbi request reprint Cutting balloon to treat carotid in-stent stenosis: technical note
    Bernard R Bendok
    Neurosurgery, University at Buffalo, 3 Gates Circle, Buffalo NY 14209 1194, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 15:227-32. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of the use of the CB for carotid in-stent stenosis...
  72. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of a ruptured posterior choroidal intraventricular aneurysm associated with moyamoya disease using frameless stereotaxy: case report and review of the literature
    M Jafer Ali
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 233 East Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:1019-24; discussion 1024. 2004
    ..Prevention of rebleeding is the most important aspect of the management of hemorrhagic moyamoya disease, because rebleeding causes significant morbidity and mortality...
  73. doi request reprint Endovascular recanalization for subacute symptomatic intracranial arterial occlusion: a report of two cases
    Bradley A Gross
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:1058-63. 2008
    ..We hope to illustrate the feasibility of endovascular recanalization for intracranial symptomatic arterial occlusion in the subacute period without adjunctive stenting...
  74. doi request reprint Basilar artery occlusion following C1 lateral mass fracture managed by mechanical and pharmacological thrombolysis
    Patrick A Sugrue
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:255-60. 2009
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  75. doi request reprint Radiotherapy-induced common carotid pseudoaneurysm presenting with initially occult upper airway hemorrhage and successfully treated by endovascular stent graft
    Damien J Ellens
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 31:195-8. 2010
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Trapping and revascularization for a dissecting aneurysm of the proximal posteroinferior cerebellar artery: technical case report and review of the literature
    Mir Jafer Ali
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:258-62; discussion 262-3. 2002
    ..We report this case to review this rare topic and to present our perspective on the indications for and the effectiveness of trapping and revascularization for proximal PICA dissections that cause hemorrhage...
  77. doi request reprint Reversal of diffusion restriction after embolization of dural arteriovenous fistula: case report
    Guilherme Dabus
    Departments of Radiology and Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:E1147-51; discussion E1151. 2010
    ..We report a rare case of diffusion restriction caused by venous hypertension resulting from a dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) that completely reversed after successful embolization...
  78. ncbi request reprint Coiling of cerebral aneurysm remnants after clipping
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:693-7; discussion 697-8. 2002
    ..Advances in aneurysm coiling techniques and technology have allowed for more remnants to be treated safely. We present our experience with this approach and discuss its indications, limitations, and results...
  79. ncbi request reprint Extended lateral transsylvian approach for basilar bifurcation aneurysms
    Bernard R Bendok
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:174-8; discussion 178. 2004
    ..In this article, the senior author shares his insights into a hybrid approach: the extended lateral transsylvian approach. This approach combines the assets of the two traditional approaches while eliminating their liabilities...
  80. doi request reprint Treatment of intracranial aneurysms with the Enterprise stent: a multicenter registry
    J Mocco
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:35-9. 2009
    ..Recent Food and Drug Administration approval of the Enterprise Vascular Reconstruction Device and Delivery System (Cordis) has added a new option for self-expanding stent-assisted intracranial aneurysm coiling...
  81. ncbi request reprint Endovascular aneurysm treatment: a proven therapy
    Alan S Boulos
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 14209 1194, USA
    Neurol Res 24:S71-9. 2002
    ..This article summarizes the current literature and attempts to develop a management strategy toward improving patient outcome by optimizing the choice between endovascular and surgical treatment modalities...
  82. doi request reprint Radiosurgery for angiographically occult vascular malformations
    Martin Pham
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E16. 2009
    ..Although the use of stereotactic radiosurgery remains controversial, patients with AOVMs located in surgically inaccessible areas of the brain may benefit from such treatment...
  83. ncbi request reprint Unruptured aneurysm of the middle cerebral artery presenting with psychomotor seizures: case study and review of the literature
    Vincent J Miele
    Department of Neurological Surgery, West Virginia University School of Medicine, PO Box 9183, Morgantown, WV 26506 9183, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:420-8. 2004
    ..Following surgical ablation, the patient's CPS were well controlled. A review of the literature is performed on this unusual etiology and management strategies are discussed...
  84. ncbi request reprint Effects of arterial geometry on aneurysm growth: three-dimensional computational fluid dynamics study
    Yiemeng Hoi
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Department of Neurosurgery, Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14620, USA
    J Neurosurg 101:676-81. 2004
    ..The authors investigated the effects of parent artery geometry on aneurysm hemodynamics and assessed the implications relative to aneurysm growth and treatment effectiveness...
  85. ncbi request reprint Part II: Ruptured intracranial aneurysms: the case for clipping
    Christopher C Getch
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 51:290-5. 2004
  86. doi request reprint Genomics of human intracranial aneurysm wall
    Changbin Shi
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center for Genetic Medicine, and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Stroke 40:1252-61. 2009
    ..However, a broad view of pathologic mechanisms has not been investigated by identifying pathogenic genes and their interaction in networks. Our study aimed to analyze global gene expression patterns in the IA wall...
  87. ncbi request reprint Interactions between melatonin and estrogen may regulate cerebrovascular function in women: clinical implications for the effective use of HRT during menopause and aging
    Christopher G Harrod
    Northwestern University, Department of Neurological Surgery, 676 St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Hypotheses 64:725-35. 2005
    ..The application of new molecular biological techniques such as tissue microarray analysis, gene and protein arrays, and multi-photon confocal microscopy may be of tremendous benefit in this regard...
  88. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin for endovascular intervention in acute ischemic stroke: case report
    Mark R Harrigan
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14209, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:218-22; discussion 222-3. 2004
    ..We report the use of bivalirudin during endovascular treatment of acute stroke, when hemorrhagic complications are not uncommon...
  89. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of unruptured posterior carotid artery wall aneurysms
    Brian A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 15:E9. 2003
    ..They conclude by discussing surgery-related complications, with a particular focus on intraoperative rupture of aneurysms and their management, and the postoperative ischemic AChA syndrome...
  90. ncbi request reprint Prediction of cerebral vasospasm in patients presenting with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a review
    Christopher G Harrod
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:633-54; discussion 633-54. 2005
    ..This topic review describes the various methodologies and approaches that have been studied in an effort to predict the occurrence of cerebral vasospasm in patients presenting with SAH...
  91. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of pediatric cerebral arteriovenous malformations after angiographically documented resection
    M Jafer Ali
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 39:32-8. 2003
    ..In this report, we present 2 additional cases of such recurrent lesions, review the clinical and scientific literature on this rare phenomenon and provide suggested management guidelines...
  92. ncbi request reprint Midterm clinical experience with a complex-shaped detachable platinum coil system for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms: Trufill DCS Orbit detachable coil system registry interim results
    Joshua A Hirsch
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02214, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1487-94. 2007
    ..To report an interim analysis of the registry data and evaluate the performance of Trufill DCS Orbit coils in terms of the stability of initial aneurysmal occlusion...
  93. ncbi request reprint Deficiencies in estrogen-mediated regulation of cerebrovascular homeostasis may contribute to an increased risk of cerebral aneurysm pathogenesis and rupture in menopausal and postmenopausal women
    Christopher G Harrod
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Hypotheses 66:736-56. 2006
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Vertebral stenosis simulating the appearance of a vertebral artery ending in the posterior inferior cerebellar artery
    Bernard R Bendok
    School of Medicine, State University of New York, Buffalo, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:280. 2002
  95. ncbi request reprint Association of an irregularly shaped anterior choroidal aneurysm with CREST syndrome. Case report
    Richard A Zoumalan
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Neurosurg 101:854-7. 2004
    ..The association of aneurysms with other pathological collagen-related conditions is well known, and literature relevant to a possible connection between CREST syndrome and aneurysms is reviewed and discussed...
  96. ncbi request reprint Current updates in perioperative management of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Patrick C Hsieh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:745-64. 2006
    ..It is hoped that early diagnosis and resuscitation, prevention of hematoma growth, selective surgery or minimally invasive clot evacuation, and judicious critical care and rehabilitation will combine to lessen the burden of this disease...
  97. ncbi request reprint How frequently should we follow small asymptomatic intracranial aneurysms?
    Bernard R Bendok
    Stroke 37:1650; author reply 1651. 2006
  98. doi request reprint Diagnosing intracranial infectious aneurysms with a simple model
    Ziad A Hage
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:853. 2008
  99. ncbi request reprint Use of heparin-coated stents in neurovascular interventional procedures: preliminary experience with 10 patients
    Richard J Parkinson
    Department of Neurosurgery, St Vincents Clinic, Sydney, Australia
    Neurosurgery 59:812-21; discussion 821. 2006
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous thrombosis of a residual arteriovenous malformation in eloquent cortex after surgery: case report
    Bernard R Bendok
    Departments of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:1142-5; discussion 1145-6. 2002
    ..Complete spontaneous thrombosis of residual AVMs after surgery has only rarely been reported. This phenomenon raises questions regarding the most appropriate management for residual AVMs in eloquent cortex...
  101. ncbi request reprint Combination treatment of vertebral metastases using image-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation and vertebroplasty: a case report
    Ryan J Halpin
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surg Neurol 63:469-74; discussion 474-5. 2005
    ..We describe a case of vertebral metastases treated with a combination of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and vertebroplasty in a single session...