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Surgery for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy in Children. Dwivedi R1, Ramanujam B1, Chandra PS1, Sapra S1, Gulati S1, Kalaivani M1, Garg A1, Bal CS1, Tripathi M1, Dwivedi SN1, Sagar R1, Sarkar C1, Tripathi M1. Author information N Engl J Med. 2017 Oct 26;377(17):1639-1647. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1615335. Abstract BACKGROUND: Neurosurgical treatment may improve seizures in children and… Read More ›
Cancer Control: Journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center Cerebrospinal Fluid and Hydrocephalus Physiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment Andreas K. Filis, MD; Kamran Aghayev, MD; Frank D. Vrionis, MD, PhD DISCLOSURES Cancer Control. 2017;24(1):6-8. Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is found… Read More ›
Case Report of a Primary Pituitary Abscess and Systematic Literature Review of Pituitary Abscess with a Focus on Patient Outcomes.
World Neurosurg. 2017 May;101:76-92. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.01.077. Epub 2017 Jan 31. Case Report of a Primary Pituitary Abscess and Systematic Literature Review of Pituitary Abscess with a Focus on Patient Outcomes. Agyei JO1, Lipinski LJ1, Leonardo J2. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Pituitary abscess is a rare but potentially life-threatening condition with an… Read More ›
Cancer. 2017 Nov 15;123(22):4314-4324. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30965. Epub 2017 Sep 26. Diagnosis and management of primary central nervous system lymphoma. Han CH1,2, Batchelor TT1,3. Author information Abstract Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare and aggressive extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) that is confined to the brain, eyes,… Read More ›
A propensity score analysis of the impact of surgical intervention on unexpected 30-day readmission following admission for subdural hematoma
A propensity score analysis of the impact of surgical intervention on unexpected 30-day readmission following admission for subdural hematoma. Franko LR, et al. J Neurosurg. 2017. Show full citation Abstract OBJECTIVE Subdural hematoma (SDH) is a common disease that is… Read More ›
Advances in Brain Tumor Surgery for Glioblastoma in Adults. Review article Lara-Velazquez M, et al. Brain Sci. 2017. Show full citation Abstract Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common primary intracranial neoplasia, and is characterized by its extremely poor prognosis. Despite… Read More ›
Do Demographic Factors of Spine Surgeons Affect the Rate at Which Spinal Fusion Is Performed on Patients?
Spine Do Demographic Factors of Spine Surgeons Affect the Rate at Which Spinal Fusion Is Performed on Patients? Michael S. Schallmo, BS; Ralph W. Cook, BS; Joseph A. Weiner, BS; Danielle S. Chun, MD; Kathryn A. Barth, BA; Sameer K…. Read More ›