Department of Neurosurgery

Publications

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jul 26;108(30):12509-14. Epub 2011 Jul 11.

Relation of addiction genes to hypothalamic gene changes subserving genesis and gratification of a classic instinct, sodium appetite.

Liedtke WB, McKinley MJ, Walker LL, Zhang H, Pfenning AR, Drago J, Hochendoner SJ, Hilton DL, Lawrence AJ, Denton DA.

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Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Jun;36(13):1017-21.

Spinal instrumentation after complete resection of the last lumbar vertebra: an in vitro biomechanical study after L5 spondylectomy.

Bartanusz V, Muzumdar A, Hussain M, Moldavsky M, Bucklen B, Khalil S.

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e-Journal of Neonatology Research, Spring 2011 1(1):31-43.

Occludin and Claudin-5 are Comparably Abundant and Co-localized in the Rat’s Blood Brain Barrier from Late Gestation to Adulthood

Guerra A, King JM, Alajajian B, Isgor E, Digicaylioglu M

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PLoS One. 2011 Apr 13;6(4):e18711.

The rostral migratory stream plays a key role in intranasal delivery of drugs into the CNS.

Scranton RA, Fletcher L, Sprague S, Jimenez DF, Digicaylioglu M.

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Ann Neurol. 2011 Mar 15. doi: 10.1002/ana.22421. [Epub ahead of print]

The blood-spinal cord barrier: Morphology and Clinical Implications.

Bartanusz V, Jezova D, Alajajian B, Digicaylioglu M.

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PLoS One. 2011 Feb 23;6(2):e14724.

Temporal differences in microRNA expression patterns in astrocytes and neurons after ischemic injury.

Ziu M, Fletcher L, Rana S, Jimenez DF, Digicaylioglu M.

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Ann Neurol. 2011 Feb;69(2):282-91. doi: 10.1002/ana.22168. Epub 2010 Nov 22.

Long-term magnetic resonance imaging of stem cells in neonatal ischemic injury.

Obenaus A, Dilmac N, Tone B, Tian HR, Hartman R, Digicaylioglu M, Snyder EY, Ashwal S.

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Ann Neurol. 2010 Sep;68(3):342-52.

Erythropoietin plus insulin-like growth factor-I protects against neuronal damage in a murine model of human immunodeficiency virus-associated neurocognitive disorders.

Kang YJ, Digicaylioglu M, Russo R, Kaul M, Achim CL, Fletcher L, Masliah E, Lipton SA.

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Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2010 Jun;10(6):937-49.

Erythropoietin in stroke: quo vadis.

Digicaylioglu M.

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Neuroscience. 2010 Apr 14;166(4):1091-100. Epub 2010 Jan 18.

Exercise preconditioning reduces neuronal apoptosis in stroke by up-regulating heat shock protein-70 (heat shock protein-72) and extracellular-signal-regulated-kinase 1/2.

Liebelt B, Papapetrou P, Ali A, Guo M, Ji X, Peng C, Rogers R, Curry A, Jimenez D, Ding Y.

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Lancet. 2010 Mar 20;375(9719):985-97. Epub 2010 Feb 25.

Carotid artery stenting compared with endarterectomy in patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis (International Carotid Stenting Study): an interim analysis of a randomised controlled trial.

International Carotid Stenting Study investigators

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J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2010 Mar;5(3):223-31.

Multiple-suture nonsyndromic craniosynostosis: early and effective management using endoscopic techniques.

Jimenez DF, Barone CM.

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Neuroradiology. 2010 Feb;52(2):119-23. Epub 2009 Nov 28.

Isolated spinal neurenteric cyst presenting as intramedullary calcified cystic mass on imaging studies: case report and review of literature.

Ziu M, Vibhute P, Vecil GG, Henry J.

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J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 Oct;91(10):1347-53.

A prospective, cohort study comparing translaminar screw fixation with transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion and pedicle screw fixation for fusion of the degenerative lumbar spine.

Grob D, Bartanusz V, Jeszenszky D, Kleinstück FS, Lattig F, O'Riordan D, Mannion AF.

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Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Sep;36(3):524-31. Epub 2009 May 28.

Brain preservation with selective cerebral perfusion for operations requiring circulatory arrest: protection at 25 degrees C is similar to 18 degrees C with shorter operating times.

Salazar J, Coleman R, Griffith S, McNeil J, Young H, Calhoon J, Serrano F, DiGeronimo R.

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J Trauma. 2009 Sep;67(3):508-14; discussion 514-5.

Early progression of traumatic cerebral contusions: characterization and risk factors.

White CL, Griffith S, Caron JL.

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Eur Spine J. 2009 Aug;18 Suppl 3:360-6. Epub 2009 Mar 3.

Microdiscectomy compared with standard discectomy: an old problem revisited with new outcome measures within the framework of a spine surgical registry.

Porchet F, Bartanusz V, Kleinstueck FS, Lattig F, Jeszenszky D, Grob D, Mannion AF.

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Eur Spine J. 2009 Aug;18 Suppl 3:367-73. Epub 2009 Mar 25.

The quality of spine surgery from the patient's perspective. Part 1: the Core Outcome Measures Index in clinical practice.

Mannion AF, Porchet F, Kleinstück FS, Lattig F, Jeszenszky D, Bartanusz V, Dvorak J, Grob D.

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Eur Spine J. 2009 Aug;18 Suppl 3:374-9. Epub 2009 Mar 19.

The quality of spine surgery from the patient's perspective: part 2. Minimal clinically important difference for improvement and deterioration as measured with the Core Outcome Measures Index.

Mannion AF, Porchet F, Kleinstück FS, Lattig F, Jeszenszky D, Bartanusz V, Dvorak J, Grob D.

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Eur Spine J. 2009 Aug;18 Suppl 3:386-94. Epub 2009 May 22.

Ratings of global outcome at the first post-operative assessment after spinal surgery: how often do the surgeon and patient agree?

Lattig F, Grob D, Kleinstueck FS, Porchet F, Jeszenszky D, Bartanusz V, O'Riordan D, Mannion AF.

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Stroke. 2009 Aug;40(8):2911-44. Epub 2009 May 28.

Comprehensive overview of nursing and interdisciplinary care of the acute ischemic stroke patient: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.

Summers D, Leonard A, Wentworth D, Saver JL, Simpson J, Spilker JA, Hock N, Miller E, Mitchell PH; American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and the Stroke Council.

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J Neurosurg. 2009 Jul;111(1):164-70.

Intranasal delivery of erythropoietin plus insulin-like growth factor-I for acute neuroprotection in stroke. Laboratory investigation.

Fletcher L, Kohli S, Sprague SM, Scranton RA, Lipton SA, Parra A, Jimenez DF, Digicaylioglu M.

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Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Jul;88(1):162-9.

Selective cerebral perfusion: real-time evidence of brain oxygen and energy metabolism preservation.

Salazar JD, Coleman RD, Griffith S, McNeil JD, Steigelman M, Young H, Hensler B, Dixon P, Calhoon J, Serrano F, DiGeronimo R.

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J Neurosurg. 2009 Jun;110(6):1218-26.

Role of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and matrix metalloproteinase-9 in blood-brain barrier disruption after peripheral thermal injury in rats.

Reyes R, Guo M, Swann K, Shetgeri SU, Sprague SM, Jimenez DF, Barone CM, Ding Y.

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Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 May 15;34(11):1198-203.

The influence of preoperative back pain on the outcome of lumbar decompression surgery.

Kleinstück FS, Grob D, Lattig F, Bartanusz V, Porchet F, Jeszenszky D, O'Riordan D, Mannion AF.

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Neuroreport. 2009 Apr 22;20(6):579-83.

IGF-I regulated phosphorylation and translocation of PDK-1 in neurons.

Alajajian BB, Fletcher L, Isgor E, Jimenez DF, Digicaylioglu M.

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Crit Care Med. 2009 Jan;37(1):283-90.

Physiologic and functional outcome correlates of brain tissue hypoxia in traumatic brain injury.

Chang JJ, Youn TS, Benson D, Mattick H, Andrade N, Harper CR, Moore CB, Madden CJ, Diaz-Arrastia RR.

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