Chester K Yarbrough
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Clinical Outcome Measures in Chiari I MalformationChester K Yarbrough
Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8057, St Louis, MO 63110, USA Electronic address
Neurosurg Clin N Am 26:533-41. 2015..The recent development of the Chicago Chiari Outcome Scale and the Chiari Symptom Profile provides CM-I-specific instruments to measure outcomes in adults and children, although validation and refinement may be necessary. ..
- Patients with Chiari malformation Type I presenting with acute neurological deficits: case seriesChester K Yarbrough
Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:244-7. 2011..In this study the authors summarize their experience with these patients' clinical presentation, imaging results, timing of surgery, and outcome following decompression...
- External validation of the Chicago Chiari Outcome ScaleChester K Yarbrough
Department of Neurosurgery, St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
J Neurosurg Pediatr 13:679-84. 2014..The Chicago Chiari Outcome Scale (CCOS) is a novel system intended to provide a less subjective evaluation of outcomes for patients with CM-I. The goal of this study was to externally validate the performance of the CCOS...
- The Chiari Severity Index: a preoperative grading system for Chiari malformation type 1Jacob K Greenberg
Departments of Neurological Surgery, Otolaryngology, and Medicine, Mallincrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri
Neurosurgery 76:279-85; discussion 285. 2015..To develop evidence-based treatment guidelines for Chiari malformation type 1 (CM-1), preoperative prognostic indices capable of stratifying patients for comparative trials are needed...
- Comparison of posterior fossa decompression with or without duraplasty in children with Type I Chiari malformationAmy Lee
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA, USA
Childs Nerv Syst 30:1419-24. 2014..The purpose of this study was to compare clinical outcome and syrinx resolution between the two procedures...
- Management of pediatric intracranial gunshot wounds: predictors of favorable clinical outcome and a new proposed treatment paradigmS Kathleen Bandt
Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:511-7. 2012..To date, no definite treatment paradigm exists for the management of these patients, nor is there a full understanding of the predictors of favorable clinical outcome in this population...
- Temperatures achieved in human and canine neocortex during intraoperative passive or active focal coolingMatthew D Smyth
1 Department of Neurosurgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag 5:95-103. 2015..These techniques provide pilot data for the design of a permanently implantable device to control intractable epilepsy...
- Delayed synostoses of uninvolved sutures after surgical treatment of nonsyndromic craniosynostosisChester K Yarbrough
From the Department of Neurosurgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri and Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
J Craniofac Surg 25:119-23. 2014..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the incidence of new synostosis among patients who had undergone craniosynostosis reconstruction with either the open or endoscopic technique...