Phillip B Storm

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Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of cervical and lumbosacral radiculopathies: indications and outcomes
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 725 North Wolfe Street, 817 Hunterian Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 13:735-59. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical clipping of a PICA aneurysm in a 6-month-old child
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:406-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical chordoma in a patient with tuberous sclerosis presenting with shoulder pain
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:167-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformations
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:879-87. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Treatment of a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor and its complications through a multidisciplinary approach
    Eamon J McLaughlin
    Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:543-8. 2011
  6. pmc Surgical treatment of brain tumors in infants younger than six months of age and review of the literature
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    World Neurosurg 78:137-44. 2012
  7. pmc Intrarater and interrater reliability of the pediatric arteriovenous malformation compactness score in children
    Fabio A Frisoli
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:547-51. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Endovascular and surgical treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms in pediatric patients
    Michael F Stiefel
    Department of Neurosurgery and Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:859-65; discussion 865-6. 2008
  9. pmc Greater fluctuations in serum sodium levels are associated with increased mortality in children with externalized ventriculostomy drains in a PICU
    Alexis A Topjian
    1Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 4Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 5Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 6Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:846-55. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Hyponatremia following endoscopic third ventriculostomy: a report of 5 cases and analysis of risk factors
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:39-43. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of cervical and lumbosacral radiculopathies: indications and outcomes
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 725 North Wolfe Street, 817 Hunterian Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 13:735-59. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical clipping of a PICA aneurysm in a 6-month-old child
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 42:406-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical chordoma in a patient with tuberous sclerosis presenting with shoulder pain
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:167-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformations
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:879-87. 2010
    ..Vein of Galen aneurysmal malformations (VGAM) are rare but clinically significant intracranial arteriovenous shunt lesions that most often present in neonates and infants...
  5. doi request reprint Treatment of a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor and its complications through a multidisciplinary approach
    Eamon J McLaughlin
    Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:543-8. 2011
    ..She is now 5 years out from her tumor resection and 3 years out from her definitive fusion. She has no evidence of residual tumor, infection, or pseudarthrosis and continues to remain asymptomatic...
  6. pmc Surgical treatment of brain tumors in infants younger than six months of age and review of the literature
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    World Neurosurg 78:137-44. 2012
    ..These tumors can be challenging to treat surgically. We analyzed a modern series of patients treated by a multidisciplinary team at a tertiary care center and performed a literature review of this unique population...
  7. pmc Intrarater and interrater reliability of the pediatric arteriovenous malformation compactness score in children
    Fabio A Frisoli
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:547-51. 2013
    ..The authors' previous study demonstrated that a diffuse AVM (low compactness score) predicts postresection recurrence. The aims of this study were to evaluate the intra- and interrater reliability of the AVM compactness score...
  8. doi request reprint Endovascular and surgical treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms in pediatric patients
    Michael F Stiefel
    Department of Neurosurgery and Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:859-65; discussion 865-6. 2008
    ..Pediatric cerebral aneurysms are rare. There are very few recent studies that focus on the multidisciplinary treatment of ruptured aneurysms. We reviewed our pediatric endovascular and surgical experience with ruptured cerebral aneurysms...
  9. pmc Greater fluctuations in serum sodium levels are associated with increased mortality in children with externalized ventriculostomy drains in a PICU
    Alexis A Topjian
    1Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 4Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 5Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 6Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:846-55. 2014
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  10. doi request reprint Hyponatremia following endoscopic third ventriculostomy: a report of 5 cases and analysis of risk factors
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:39-43. 2012
    ..While the incidence of diabetes insipidus is relatively well known, hyponatremia is not often reported. The authors report on a series of 5 patients with post-ETV hyponatremia...
  11. pmc ABC/XYZ estimates intracerebral hemorrhage volume as a percent of total brain volume in children
    Lauren A Beslow
    Division of Neurology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Stroke 41:691-4. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine whether easily performed approximations of intracerebral hemorrhage and brain volume can accurately and reliably stratify intracerebral hemorrhage by size...
  12. doi request reprint Use of the vascularized free fibula graft with an arteriovenous loop for fusion of cervical and thoracic spinal defects in previously irradiated pediatric patients
    Shareef Jandali
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1932-8. 2011
    ..In addition, its use in the pediatric population for this purpose has not been reported...
  13. pmc Follow-up imaging to detect recurrence of surgically treated pediatric arteriovenous malformations
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 9:497-504. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the timing of AVM recurrences after resection and the neuroimaging modalities on which the recurrences were detected...
  14. pmc Treatment of pediatric atlantoaxial instability with traditional and modified Goel-Harms fusion constructs
    Gregory G Heuer
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Wood Center, 6th Floor, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:884-92. 2009
    ..Follow-up visits and studies in this limited series of patients demonstrated solid fusion constructs and anatomical alignment in all patients treated...
  15. pmc Surgical treatment of a clival-C2 atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:75-9. 2010
    ..The conus tumor was resected and found to be consistent with the primary tumor. Several months later the patient presented with disseminated intrathecal disease and ultimately died 42 months after the initial resection...
  16. doi request reprint Use of occipital bone graft in pediatric posterior cervical fusion: an alternative paramedian technique and review of the literature
    Joel A Bauman
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:475-81. 2011
    ..Twelve patients have been treated successfully without bone graft donor site complications. The technical differences from previously reported uses of calvarial autograft in spine fusion are reviewed...
  17. pmc Activating mutations in BRAF characterize a spectrum of pediatric low-grade gliomas
    Margaret J Dougherty
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1002 Abramson Research Building, 3615 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuro Oncol 12:621-30. 2010
    ..BRAF mutations constitute a major genetic alteration in this histologic group of pediatric brain tumors and may serve as a molecular target for biologically based inhibitors...
  18. pmc Cranial irradiation increases risk of stroke in pediatric brain tumor survivors
    Cynthia J Campen
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Neurology, The Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Stroke 43:3035-40. 2012
    ..The purposes of this study were to determine the incidence of neurovascular events as late complications in pediatric patients with brain tumor and to evaluate radiation as a risk factor...
  19. doi request reprint Cerebral salt wasting syndrome in post-operative pediatric brain tumor patients
    Douglas A Hardesty
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Wood Center, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Neurocrit Care 17:382-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that CSWS occurs frequently in post-operative brain tumor patients and is an important cause of post-operative hyponatremia in these patients...
  20. doi request reprint Multiple ruptured cerebral aneurysms in a child with Takayasu arteritis
    Suresh N Magge
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:83-7. 2008
    ..Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage is a rare presentation of Takayasu arteritis. To the authors' knowledge, this is the youngest reported patient with Takayasu arteritis to present with a ruptured cerebral aneurysm...
  21. doi request reprint Iatrogenic vascular complications associated with external ventricular drain placement: a report of 8 cases and review of the literature
    Jennifer Kosty
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:ons208-13; discussion ons213. 2013
    ..Although hemorrhage is one of the commonest complications associated with the procedure, ventricular catheter-induced vascular injury is rarely reported...
  22. pmc Paradoxical activation and RAF inhibitor resistance of BRAF protein kinase fusions characterizing pediatric astrocytomas
    Angela J Sievert
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5957-62. 2013
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  23. doi request reprint Morphometric analysis of posterior fossa after in utero myelomeningocele repair
    Ryan A Grant
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale New Haven Medical Center, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:362-8. 2011
    ..The authors investigated the effects of antenatal versus postnatal repair of MMC through a quantitative analysis of morphometric changes in the posterior fossa (PF)...
  24. pmc Duplication of 7q34 in pediatric low-grade astrocytomas detected by high-density single-nucleotide polymorphism-based genotype arrays results in a novel BRAF fusion gene
    Angela J Sievert
    Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Brain Pathol 19:449-58. 2009
    ..Further studies are required to determine the role of this fusion gene in downstream MAPK signaling and its role in development of pediatric low-grade astrocytomas...
  25. doi request reprint Decompressive hemicraniectomy for pediatric traumatic brain injury: long-term outcome based on quality of life
    Arun T Jacob
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 47:81-6. 2011
    ..In this paper, the authors performed a systematic review of patient outcome based on quality of life following DCH in a pediatric population...
  26. doi request reprint Direct cardiac ventriculoatrial shunt: technical note
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 48:118-21. 2012
    ..This can be a useful location in the limited number of patients who have exhausted other more routine locations...
  27. doi request reprint Perioperative seizure incidence and risk factors in 223 pediatric brain tumor patients without prior seizures
    Douglas A Hardesty
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, and Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:609-15. 2011
    ....
  28. pmc Treatment of osteoblastoma at C7: a multidisciplinary approach. A case report and review of the literature
    Amer Samdani
    Shriners Hospital for Children, 3551 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19027, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:196-200. 2009
    ..This multidisciplinary approach markedly decreased blood loss and improved visualization to help achieve complete surgical resection and resolution of clinical symptoms...
  29. pmc Interictal EEG spikes identify the region of electrographic seizure onset in some, but not all, pediatric epilepsy patients
    Eric D Marsh
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Neurology and Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Epilepsia 51:592-601. 2010
    ..Indeed, past studies suggest an inconsistent relationship between IED and seizure-onset location, although these studies were based upon relatively short EEG epochs...
  30. doi request reprint Suprasellar pediatric craniopharyngioma resection via endonasal endoscopic approach
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:2065-70. 2013
    ..The aim of the study is to assess the feasibility and to describe the short-term outcomes of endonasal endoscopic approaches for the gross total resection of suprasellar craniopharyngiomas in the pediatric population...
  31. doi request reprint Pediatric intracranial arachnoid cysts: comparative effectiveness of surgical treatment options
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:461-9. 2014
    ..These included open craniotomy for cyst excision, open craniotomy for cyst fenestration, endoscopic cyst fenestration, and cystoperitoneal shunting...
  32. doi request reprint Fluoroscopically guided, transoral, closed reduction, and halo vest immobilization for an atypical C-1 fracture
    Matthew R Sanborn
    Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:380-2. 2011
    ....
  33. pmc Predictors of outcome in childhood intracerebral hemorrhage: a prospective consecutive cohort study
    Lauren A Beslow
    Division of Neurology, 6th Floor, Wood Building, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Stroke 41:313-8. 2010
    ..The purposes of this study were to describe features of children with intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and to determine predictors of short-term outcome in a single-center prospective cohort study...
  34. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of hemimegalencephaly
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, USA Division of Neurosurgery, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 82:241.e5-8. 2014
    ..A unique case is presented of hemimegalencephaly of a fetus diagnosed in utero...
  35. pmc Risk factors associated with infections and need for permanent cerebrospinal fluid diversion in pediatric intensive care patients with externalized ventricular drains
    Alexis A Topjian
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 21:294-9. 2014
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint External validity of the chiari severity index and outcomes among pediatric chiari I patients treated with intra- or extra-Dural decompression
    Jared M Pisapia
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst . 2016
    ..The Chiari Severity Index (CSI) is a pre-operative metric to predict patient-defined improvement after CM-1 surgery. In this study, we evaluate the results of ID versus ED decompression and assess the external validity of the CSI...
  37. doi request reprint Anatomic hemispherectomy for intractable epilepsy in a patient with unilateral schizencephaly
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:146-9. 2008
    ..Anatomic hemispherectomy is a viable option for treating medically intractable epilepsy in a schizencephalic pediatric patient-even one with considerable brain shift...
  38. doi request reprint Lumbar puncture and surgical intervention in a child with undiagnosed fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva
    Kareem A Zaghloul
    Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:91-4. 2008
    ....
  39. pmc Early progenitor cell marker expression distinguishes type II from type I focal cortical dysplasias
    Ksenia A Orlova
    PENN Epilepsy Center and Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 69:850-63. 2010
    ..Our results demonstrate new potential pathogenic pathways in type II FCDs and suggest biomarkers for diagnostic pathology in resected epilepsy specimens...
  40. pmc Management of Giant Cervical Teratoma with Intracranial Extension Diagnosed in Utero
    Jayesh P Thawani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    J Neurol Surg Rep 77:e118-20. 2016
    ..The following gross pathological and magnetic resonance images demonstrate this condition and its currently accepted treatment. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Dislocation of the mandible into the middle cranial fossa. Case report
    Suresh N Magge
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:75-8. 2007
    ..Surgical repair is recommended if neurological injury is suspected. Treatment options should be tailored to the individual factors of each case...
  42. doi request reprint Surgical management of pediatric brain tumors
    Gregory G Heuer
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Neurosurgery, Wood Center, 6 Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:S61-8. 2007
    ..Each tumor type has features in common with, and unique from, other tumors that need to be understood prior to undertaking a rational treatment plan. This article summarizes some of these features...
  43. doi request reprint Cranial fetus in fetu. Case illustration
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, and Department of Radiology, Division of Neuroradiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:171. 2008
  44. ncbi request reprint Comparison of novel computer detectors and human performance for spike detection in intracranial EEG
    Merritt W Brown
    Division of Child Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Neurology and Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1744-52. 2007
    ..Accurate automated spike detectors are necessary for understanding the role of spikes in epileptogenesis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor in a patient with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
    Eric M Jackson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1767-70. 2007
    ..These results suggest that, despite an underlying cancer predisposition, the occurrence of BWS and AT/RT in this patient may be unrelated...
  46. ncbi request reprint A surgical technique for safely placing a drug delivery catheter into the pons of primates: preliminary results of carboplatin infusion
    Phillip B Storm
    Hunterian Brain Tumor Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1169-76; discussion 1176-7. 2003
    ..We sought to develop a neurosurgical procedure to access the pons with a drug delivery device for chronic therapy and collect preliminary data on the toxicity of direct infusions of carboplatin in primates...
  47. ncbi request reprint Brain tissue oxygen monitoring in pediatric patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Michael F Stiefel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:281-6. 2006
    ..Brain tissue oxygen monitoring, however, has not been described in pediatric patients with TBI. In this report, the authors present preliminary experience with the use of ICP and PO2 monitoring in this population...
  48. ncbi request reprint Successful microsurgical extraction of a migrated coil in a pediatric patient after failed endovascular closure of a Blalock-Taussig shunt. Case report
    Gregory G Heuer
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:136-8. 2007
    ..The patient's motor examination demonstrated a mild hemiparesis on the left with no tremulousness. Coil migration can be treated by microsurgical techniques in pediatric patients with a good clinical outcome...
  49. ncbi request reprint Lumbar spinal stenosis, cauda equina syndrome, and multiple lumbosacral radiculopathies
    Phillip B Storm
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 725 North Wolfe Street, 817 Hunterian Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 13:713-33, ix. 2002
    ..The article reviews the anatomy and pathophysiology, clinical syndrome, diagnostic workup, and natural history of lumbar spinal stenosis to aid in proper diagnosis and treatment...