Alexander K Powers
Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
- Vacuum-assisted closure for complex cranial wounds involving the loss of dura materAlexander K Powers
Department of Neurosurgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
J Neurosurg 118:302-8. 2013..The VAC dressings applied to a tissue matrix or other barrier over brain tissue in extensive cranial wounds are safe and well tolerated, providing a functional barrier and preventing infection...
- Ruptured anterior spinal artery aneurysm: a case reportJeffrey M Pollock
Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
J Neuroimaging 19:277-9. 2009..To our knowledge this is the first reported spinal artery aneurysm with this association...
- Effects of cervical arthrodesis and arthroplasty on neck response during a simulated frontal automobile collisionNicholas A White
Center for Injury Biomechanics, Virginia Tech Wake Forest University, 575 N Patterson Ave, Suite 120, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Spine J 14:2195-207. 2014....
- Estimation of skull table thickness with clinical CT and validation with microCTElizabeth M Lillie
Virginia Tech Wake Forest University Center for Injury Biomechanics, Winston Salem, NC, USA Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
J Anat 226:73-80. 2015..The application of this technique to clinical CT scans enables evaluation of cortical thickness in population-based studies. ..
- Head impact exposure in youth football: high school ages 14 to 18 years and cumulative impact analysisJillian E Urban
Virginia Tech Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
Ann Biomed Eng 41:2474-87. 2013..games. These data will provide a metric that may be used to better understand the cumulative effects of repetitive head impacts, injury mechanisms, and head impact exposure of athletes in football...
- Simplified harvest of autologous pericranium for duraplasty in Chiari malformation Type I. Technical noteE Andrew Stevens
Department of Neurosurgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
J Neurosurg Spine 11:80-3. 2009..The authors offer a simple alternative technique for using local pericranium in duraplasty for CM-I or other posterior fossa abnormalities...
- Concussions: What a neurosurgeon should know about current scientific evidence and management strategiesMatthew T Neal
Department of Neurosurgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Surg Neurol Int 3:16. 2012..Further, neurosurgeons often manage patients with extracranial injuries that have concomitant concussions. In these cases, neurosurgeons are often the only "concussion experts" that patients encounter...