Neurosurgery General

Management of post-neurosurgical meningitis: narrative review.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2017 Sep;23(9):621-628. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2017.05.013. Epub 2017 May 18. Management of post-neurosurgical meningitis: narrative review. Hussein K1, Bitterman R2, Shofty B3, Paul M1, Neuberger A4. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Infections complicating neurosurgery pose unacceptable mortality and morbidity. AIMS: To summarize what is known about the… Read More ›

No significant difference between chiari malformation type 1.5 and type I.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Jun;157:34-39. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2017.03.024. Epub 2017 Mar 30. No significant difference between chiari malformation type 1.5 and type I. Liu W1, Wu H2, Aikebaier Y3, Wulabieke M4, Paerhati R5, Yang X6. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: Chiari malformation Type 1.5 (CM 1.5) was defined as the association of Chiari malformation Type I (CM I) and brainstem herniation. The… Read More ›

Decompression in Chiari Malformation: Clinical, Ocular Motor, Cerebellar, and Vestibular Outcome.

Front Neurol. 2017 Jun 22;8:292. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2017.00292. eCollection 2017. Decompression in Chiari Malformation: Clinical, Ocular Motor, Cerebellar, and Vestibular Outcome. Goldschagg N1,2, Feil K1,2, Ihl F1, Krafczyk S2, Kunz M3, Tonn JC3, Strupp M1,2, Peraud A3. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Treatment of Chiari malformation can include suboccipital decompression with resection of one… Read More ›

Persistent/Recurrent syringomyelia after Chiari decompression-natural history and management strategies: a systematic review.

Evid Based Spine Care J. 2013 Oct;4(2):116-25. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1357362. Persistent/Recurrent syringomyelia after Chiari decompression-natural history and management strategies: a systematic review. Schuster JM1, Zhang F2, Norvell DC3, Hermsmeyer JT3. Author information Abstract Study Design Systematic review. Study Rationale One of the most consistent indications for a Chiari decompression is tonsillar… Read More ›

Chiari Malformation Type 1: A Systematic Review of Natural History and Conservative Management.

World Neurosurg. 2017 Aug;104:213-219. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.04.082. Epub 2017 Apr 21. Chiari Malformation Type 1: A Systematic Review of Natural History and Conservative Management. Langridge B1, Phillips E2, Choi D3. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Chiari malformation type 1 (CM-1) is a variation of hindbrain development that can sometimes occur in asymptomatic… Read More ›

Prevalence, Clinical Management, and Natural Course of Incidental Findings on Brain MR Images: The Population-based Rotterdam Scan Study.

Radiology. 2016 Nov;281(2):507-515. Epub 2016 Jun 23. Prevalence, Clinical Management, and Natural Course of Incidental Findings on Brain MR Images: The Population-based Rotterdam Scan Study. Bos D1, Poels MM1, Adams HH1, Akoudad S1, Cremers LG1, Zonneveld HI1, Hoogendam YY1, Verhaaren BF1, Verlinden VJ1, Verbruggen JG1, Peymani A1, Hofman A1, Krestin GP1, Vincent AJ1, Feelders RA1, Koudstaal PJ1, van der… Read More ›