Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 A comprehensive review of Mongolian spots with an update on atypical presentations.Child's Nervous System.  34:2371-2376. 2018
2018 The genomic landscape of TERT promoter wildtype-IDH wildtype glioblastoma.Nature Communications.  9:2087. 2018
2018 Elevated expression of podoplanin and its clinicopathological, prognostic, and therapeutic values in squamous non-small cell lung cancerCancer Management and Research.  10:1329-1340. 2018
2018 Embryology of the craniocervical junction and posterior cranial fossa, part I: Development of the upper vertebrae and skull.Clinical Anatomy.  31:466-487. 2018
2018 Embryology of the craniocervical junction and posterior cranial fossa, part II: Embryogenesis of the hindbrain.Clinical Anatomy.  31:488-500. 2018
2018 Embryology and pathophysiology of the Chiari I and II malformations: A comprehensive review.Clinical Anatomy.  31:202-215. 2018
2017 Validation of an Immunohistochemistry Assay for Detection of CD155, the Poliovirus Receptor, in Malignant Gliomas.Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  141:1697-1704. 2017
2017 Cancer immunotherapy with recombinant poliovirus induces IFN-dominant activation of dendritic cells and tumor antigen-specific CTLs.Science Translational Medicine.  9. 2017
2017 Radiological evolution of peri-odontoid pannus in a patient with Chiari I malformation: a case-based review.Child's Nervous System.  33:1415-1417. 2017
2017 Meningocele manqué: a comprehensive review of this enigmatic finding in occult spinal dysraphism.Child's Nervous System.  33:1065-1071. 2017
2017 Shunting outcomes in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: results of a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network prospective cohort study.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  20:19-29. 2017
2017 Junctional neural tube defect in a newborn: report of a fourth case.Child's Nervous System.  33:873-875. 2017
2017 Mutant IDH1 Disrupts the Mouse Subventricular Zone and Alters Brain Tumor Progression.Cell Growth and Differentiation.  15:507-520. 2017
2017 Adjacent segment level disease in Klippel-Feil syndrome patients with congenital cervical fusion in the setting of anterolisthesis: Should management be altered in the presence of anterolisthesis?Translational Research in Anatomy.  6:1-3. 2017
2017 Risk factors for surgical site infection following nonshunt pediatric neurosurgery: a review of 9296 procedures from a national database and comparison with a single-center experience.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  19:407-420. 2017
2017 Mapping the Internal Anatomy of the Lateral Brainstem: Anatomical Study with Application to Far Lateral Approaches to Intrinsic Brainstem Tumors.Cureus.  9:e1010. 2017
2017 Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: a secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studies.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  19:157-167. 2017
2017 Development of profound Chiari I malformation and cerebellar tissue loss and resolution following shunting of posterior fossa extra-axial cyst. Case report.Child's Nervous System.  33:183-185. 2017
2017 Patient-derived DIPG cells preserve stem-like characteristics and generate orthotopic tumorsOncotarget.  8:76644-76655. 2017
2017 Simultaneous Umbilical Hernia Repair with Transumbilical Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Placement.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  52:127-129. 2017
2016 The Chiari 3.5 malformation: a review of the only reported case.Child's Nervous System.  32:2317-2319. 2016
2016 Recombinant oncolytic poliovirus, PVSRIPO, has potent cytotoxic and innate inflammatory effects, mediating therapy in human breast and prostate cancer xenograft models.Oncotarget.  7:79828-79841. 2016
2016 Rate of shunt revision as a function of age in patients with shunted hydrocephalus due to myelomeningocele.Neurosurgical Focus.  41:E6. 2016
2016 Chiari IV malformation: correcting an over one century long historical error.Child's Nervous System.  32:1175-1179. 2016
2016 Sagittal MRI often overestimates the degree of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia: a potential for misdiagnosis of the Chiari I malformation.Child's Nervous System.  32:1245-1248. 2016
2016 A new Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  17:391-396. 2016
2016 Evolution of cerebellar tonsillar ischemia to cerebellar tonsillar cysts in the Chiari I malformation: radiological, surgical, and histological evidence.Child's Nervous System.  32:661-665. 2016
2016 Do the cerebellar tonsils move during flexion and extension of the neck in patients with Chiari I malformation? A radiological study with clinical implications.Child's Nervous System.  32:527-530. 2016
2016 Histological study of the occipital bone from patients with Chiari I malformation.Child's Nervous System.  32:351-353. 2016
2016 Symptomatic retethering of the spinal cord in postoperative lipomyelomeningocele patients: a meta-analysis.Child's Nervous System.  32:121-126. 2016
2015 Chiari malformation Type 1 and atlantoaxial instability: a letter from the Pediatric Craniocervical Society.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  23:820-821. 2015
2015 Chiari III malformation: a comprehensive review of this enigmatic anomaly.Child's Nervous System.  31:2035-2040. 2015
2015 Surgical Treatment of Chiari I Malformation.Neurosurgery Clinics of North America.  26:527-531. 2015
2015 Relationship between pharyngitis and peri-odontoid pannus: A new etiology for some Chiari I malformations?Clinical Anatomy.  28:602-607. 2015
2015 Alexander Monro Tertius and his works on hydrocephalus.Child's Nervous System.  31:351-353. 2015
2014 Factors associated with ventricular catheter movement and inaccurate catheter location: post hoc analysis of the hydrocephalus clinical research network ultrasound-guided shunt placement study.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  14:173-178. 2014
2014 Duplicated filum terminale in the absence of split cord malformation: a potential cause of failed detethering procedures.Child's Nervous System.  30:709-711. 2014
2013 A novel recombinant immunotoxin-based therapy targeting wild-type and mutant EGFR improves survival in murine models of glioblastomaOncoImmunology.  2:1-2. 2013
2013 Dorsal third ventricular cysts revisited.Child's Nervous System.  29:2271-2274. 2013
2013 No significant improvement in the rate of accurate ventricular catheter location using ultrasound-guided CSF shunt insertion: a prospective, controlled study by the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  12:565-574. 2013
2013 Progression of Chiari I malformations while on growth hormone replacement: a report of two cases.Child's Nervous System.  29:2291-2294. 2013
2013 Worsening or development of syringomyelia following Chiari I decompression: case report.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  12:351-356. 2013
2013 Govert Bidloo (1649-1713) and the first description of lipomyelomeningocele.Child's Nervous System.  29:1219-1221. 2013
2013 Institutional experience of endoscopic suprasellar arachnoid cyst fenestration.Child's Nervous System.  29:1345-1347. 2013
2013 Kleeblattschädel skull: a review of its history, diagnosis, associations, and treatment.Child's Nervous System.  29:745-748. 2013
2013 Nasal encephaloceles: a review of etiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentations, diagnosis, treatment, and complications.Child's Nervous System.  29:739-744. 2013
2013 The association between race and frequent shunt failure: a single-center study.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  11:552-557. 2013
2013 Lateral compression of the foramen magnum with the Chiari I malformation: case illustrations.Child's Nervous System.  29:495-498. 2013
2012 A single-center experience with eccentric syringomyelia found with pediatric Chiari I malformation.Child's Nervous System.  28:1937-1941. 2012
2012 Progressive symptomatic increase in the size of choroidal fissure cysts.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  10:306-309. 2012
2012 The history of the surgical repair of spina bifida.Child's Nervous System.  28:1693-1700. 2012
2012 Clinical evaluation and surveillance imaging in children with spina bifida aperta and shunt-treated hydrocephalus.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:621-626. 2012
2012 Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia in a child following a lightning strike.Child's Nervous System.  28:751-753. 2012
2012 Cervical ribs with neurological sequelae in children: a case series.Child's Nervous System.  28:605-608. 2012
2012 Clinical, radiological, and genetic similarities between patients with Chiari Type I and Type 0 malformations.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:372-378. 2012
2012 Management of pediatric patients with pseudotumor cerebri.Child's Nervous System.  28:575-578. 2012
2012 Parental recognition of shunt failure: a prospective single-institution study.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:363-371. 2012
2012 Use of lumbar ultrasonography to detect occult spinal dysraphism.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:274-279. 2012
2012 A new form of herniation: the Chiari V malformation.Child's Nervous System.  28:305-307. 2012
2012 Transumbilical approach for ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement in infants and small children: a 6-year experience.Child's Nervous System.  28:217-219. 2012
2012 The Chiari V malformationChild's Nervous System.  28:339. 2012
2011 Massive pediatric neurosurgical injuries and lessons learned following a tornado disaster in Alabama.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:588-592. 2011
2011 The first posterior fossa decompression for Chiari malformation: the contributions of Cornelis Joachimus van Houweninge Graftdijk and a review of the infancy of "Chiari decompression".Child's Nervous System.  27:1851-1856. 2011
2011 Associated disorders of Chiari Type I malformations: a review.Neurosurgical Focus.  31:E3. 2011
2011 Chiari malformation Type I.Journal of Neurosurgery.  115:645. 2011
2011 Chiari malformation.Neurosurgical Focus.  31:Introduction. 2011
2011 A standardized protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection: the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Quality Improvement Initiative.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:22-29. 2011
2011 Intradural spinal endoscopy in children.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:107-111. 2011
2011 Pediatric Chiari malformation Type 0: a 12-year institutional experience.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:1-5. 2011
2011 Preventing cerebrospinal fluid leak following transection of a tight filum terminale.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:35-38. 2011
2011 Institutional experience with 500 cases of surgically treated pediatric Chiari malformation Type I.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  7:248-256. 2011
2011 Lateral cephaloceles: case-based update.Child's Nervous System.  27:345-347. 2011
2011 Reaction to silk suture in children undergoing neurosurgery: case reports and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  27:497-499. 2011
2011 The first description of Chiari I malformation with intuitive correlation between tonsillar ectopia and syringomyelia.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  7:257-260. 2011
2011 Venous infarction.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  7:223. 2011
2011 Effect of CYP3A-inducing anti-epileptics on sorafenib exposure: results of a phase II study of sorafenib plus daily temozolomide in adults with recurrent glioblastoma.Journal of Neuro-Oncology.  101:57-66. 2011
2010 Chronic emesis due to compression of the area postrema by the posterior inferior cerebellar artery: resolution following microvascular decompression.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  6:583-585. 2010
2010 Treatment of primary CNS lymphoma with high-dose methotrexate in immunocompetent pediatric patients.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  55:1227-1230. 2010
2010 Retroclival epidural hematomas: a clinical series.Neurosurgery.  67:404-406. 2010
2010 Safety and utility of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children undergoing craniotomy for brain tumor.Neurosurgery.  67:353-355. 2010
2010 Johan Georg Raeder (1889-1959) and paratrigeminal sympathetic paresis.Child's Nervous System.  26:373-376. 2010
2010 Conception in an infertile patient following obliteration of a huge anterior sacral meningocele: case report.Child's Nervous System.  26:273-274. 2010
2010 Cervical osteochondroma with postoperative recurrence: case report and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  26:101-104. 2010
2010 William Henry Battle and Battle's sign: mastoid ecchymosis as an indicator of basilar skull fracture.Journal of Neurosurgery.  112:186-188. 2010
2009 Reply to Dr. Rekate's comments on our article "acute ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction following opening of the spinal subarachnoid space: A case series"Child's Nervous System.  25:1397. 2009
2009 A multicenter retrospective comparison of conversion from temporary to permanent cerebrospinal fluid diversion in very low birth weight infants with posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  4:50-55. 2009
2009 Morphometric analysis of the craniocervical juncture in children with Chiari I malformation and concomitant syringobulbia.Child's Nervous System.  25:689-692. 2009
2009 Acute ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction following opening of the spinal subarachnoid space: a case series.Child's Nervous System.  25:599-600. 2009
2009 Proteomic and immunologic analyses of brain tumor exosomes.Federation proceedings.  23:1541-1557. 2009
2009 Erratum to "Emil Zuckerkandl (1849-1910): Anatomist and pathologist" [Ann. Anat. 190 (1) (2008) 33-36] (DOI:10.1016/j.aanat.2007.09.001)Anatomischer Anzeiger.  191:229. 2009
2009 The contralateral long thoracic nerve as a donor for upper brachial plexus neurotization procedures: cadaveric feasibility study.Journal of Neurosurgery.  110:749-753. 2009
2009 The existence of hypoglossal root ganglion cells in adult humans: potential clinical implications.Anatomia clinica.  31:173-176. 2009
2008 Current treatment techniques & paradigms for hydrocephalus at the children's hospital, Birmingham, AlabamaPan Arab Journal of Neurosurgery.  12:33-36. 2008
2008 Occult spinal dysraphism: A primerPan Arab Journal of Neurosurgery.  12:215-220. 2008
2008 The venous circle of trolardBratislavske Lekarske Listy.  109:180-181. 2008
2008 Insertion of the pectoralis major into the shoulder joint capsule.Anatomical Science International.  83:291-293. 2008
2008 Peroneotalocalcaneus muscle.Anatomical Science International.  83:280-282. 2008
2008 Franz Kaspar Hesselbach (1759--1816): anatomist and surgeon.World Journal of Surgery.  32:2527-2529. 2008
2008 Phrenic nerve neurotization utilizing the spinal accessory nerve: technical note with potential application in patients with high cervical quadriplegia.Child's Nervous System.  24:1341-1344. 2008
2008 Comprehensive genomic characterization defines human glioblastoma genes and core pathways.Nature.  455:1061-1068. 2008
2008 Ibn Jazlah and his 11th century accounts (Taqwim al-abdan fi tadbir al-insan) of disease of the brain and spinal cord. Historical vignette.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  9:314-317. 2008
2008 Study of the effects of flexion on the position of the conus medullaris.Child's Nervous System.  24:1043-1045. 2008
2008 Intraluminal septation of the basilar artery: incidence and potential clinical significance.Folia morphologica.  67:193-195. 2008
2008 Richard Lower (1631-1691) and his early contributions to cardiology.International Journal of Cardiology.  128:17-21. 2008
2008 Use of autologous scapula for cranioplasty: cadaveric feasibility study.Child's Nervous System.  24:955-959. 2008
2008 Peri-hilar branching patterns and morphologies of the renal artery: a review and anatomical study.Anatomia clinica.  30:375-382. 2008
2008 Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the Bible and Talmud.Neurosurgery.  63:156-162. 2008
2008 Contributions of the fourth spinal nerve to the brachial plexus without prefixation.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  8:548-551. 2008
2008 The long thoracic nerve as a donor for facial nerve reanimation procedures: cadaveric feasibility study: laboratory investigation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  108:1225-1229. 2008
2008 Ventriculoperitoneal shunt tap.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  1:433. 2008
2008 Capsular attachment of the brachialis muscle (Portal's muscle): an anatomical and functional study.Anatomia clinica.  30:229-232. 2008
2008 François Magendie (1783-1855) and his contributions to the foundations of neuroscience and neurosurgery.Journal of Neurosurgery.  108:1038-1042. 2008
2008 Lateral lakes of Trolard: anatomy, quantitation, and surgical landmarks. Laboratory investigation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  108:1005-1009. 2008
2008 Identification of p18 INK4c as a tumor suppressor gene in glioblastoma multiforme.Cancer Research.  68:2564-2569. 2008
2008 A pilot study: 131I-antitenascin monoclonal antibody 81c6 to deliver a 44-Gy resection cavity boost.Neuro-Oncology.  10:182-189. 2008
2008 Fourth ventriculoceles with extracranial extension: one case report.Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology.  113:87-90. 2008
2008 Histopathological basis for neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. Laboratory investigation.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  8:347-351. 2008
2008 Massive diminution of the cervical spine: one case report.Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology.  113:75-81. 2008
2008 The intriguing history of the human calvaria: sinister and religious.Child's Nervous System.  24:417-422. 2008
2008 The middle perforated substance of the diencephalon.Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology.  113:97-101. 2008
2008 Costanzo Varolio (Constantius Varolius 1543-1575) and the Pons Varolli.Neurosurgery.  62:734-737. 2008
2008 Hans Chiari (1851-1916).Child's Nervous System.  24:407-409. 2008
2008 The velum interpositum revisited and redefined.Anatomia clinica.  30:131-135. 2008
2008 Use of the clavicle in anterior cervical discectomy/corpectomy fusion procedures: cadaveric feasibility study.Child's Nervous System.  24:337-341. 2008
2008 Death in shunted hydrocephalic children: a follow-up study.Child's Nervous System.  24:197-201. 2008
2008 Does the maxillary division of the trigeminal nerve traverse the cavernous sinus? An anatomical study and review of the literature.Anatomia clinica.  30:37-40. 2008
2008 The transverse genicular ligament: anatomical study and review of the literature.Anatomia clinica.  30:5-9. 2008
2008 Neuroprotective effects of high-dose vs low-dose melatonin after blunt sciatic nerve injury.Child's Nervous System.  24:111-117. 2008
2008 Suprascapular nerve as a donor for extracranial facial nerve reanimation procedures: a cadaveric feasibility study.Journal of Neurosurgery.  108:145-148. 2008
2008 The venous circle of Trolard.Bratislavske Lekarske Listy.  109:180-181. 2008
2008 Ulnar nerve palsy in a child with Larsen syndrome.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  1:107. 2008
2008 Volumetric analysis of the posterior cranial fossa in a family with four generations of the Chiari malformation Type I.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  1:21-24. 2008
2007 Anatomy of the cranial nerves in medieval Persian literature: Esmail Jorjani (AD 1042-1137) and The treasure of the Khwarazm shah.Neurosurgery.  61:1325-1330. 2007
2007 Craniopharyngioma marsupialization. Case illustration.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:521. 2007
2007 Endoscopically assisted decompression of the suprascapular nerve in the supraspinous fossa: a cadaveric feasibility study. Laboratory investigation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:1164-1167. 2007
2007 Posterior distraction forces of the posterior longitudinal ligament stratified according to vertebral level.Anatomia clinica.  29:667-670. 2007
2007 Abubakr Muhammad Ibn Zakaria Razi, Rhazes (865-925 AD: ).Child's Nervous System.  23:1225-1226. 2007
2007 Infections of pediatric cerebrospinal fluid shunts related to fundoplication and gastrostomy.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:365-367. 2007
2007 The pediatric Chiari I malformation: a review.Child's Nervous System.  23:1239-1250. 2007
2007 Anatomy and potential clinical significance of the vastoadductor membrane.Anatomia clinica.  29:569-573. 2007
2007 Chiari I malformation and idiopathic growth hormone deficiency in siblings: report of three cases.Child's Nervous System.  23:1221-1223. 2007
2007 Matthew Baillie (1761-1823) and his early detailed descriptions of childhood hydrocephalus in the Morbid Anatomy.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:338-341. 2007
2007 Right medial internal jugular vein: a reversed carotid sheath.Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology.  112:277-280. 2007
2007 The basilar venous plexus.Clinical Anatomy.  20:755-759. 2007
2007 Chiari malformation Type IJournal of Neurosurgery.  107:187. 2007
2007 Human spinal arachnoid villi revisited: immunohistological study and review of the literature.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  7:328-331. 2007
2007 Tethering tracts in spina bifida occulta: revisiting an established nomenclature.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  7:315-322. 2007
2007 Accessory venous sinus of Hyrtl.Folia morphologica.  66:198-199. 2007
2007 An unusual muscular variation of the infratemporal fossa.Folia morphologica.  66:200-202. 2007
2007 Anatomy and quantitation of the subscapular nerves.Clinical Anatomy.  20:656-659. 2007
2007 Aortic bifurcation angle as an independent risk factor for aortoiliac occlusive disease.Folia morphologica.  66:181-184. 2007
2007 Branches of the petrous and cavernous segments of the internal carotid artery.Clinical Anatomy.  20:596-601. 2007
2007 Clinical anatomy of the C1 dorsal root, ganglion, and ramus: a review and anatomical study.Clinical Anatomy.  20:624-627. 2007
2007 Predicting orthopedic involvement in patients with lipomyelomeningoceles.Child's Nervous System.  23:835-838. 2007
2007 The vertebral nerve revisited.Clinical Anatomy.  20:644-647. 2007
2007 Acrel's ganglion.Anatomia clinica.  29:379-381. 2007
2007 Anatomy of the falcine venous plexus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:155-157. 2007
2007 Institutional experience with cranial vault encephaloceles.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:22-25. 2007
2007 Superficial temporal artery as an external landmark for deeper-lying brain structures.Clinical Anatomy.  20:498-501. 2007
2007 Surgical and clinical anatomy of the interclavicular ligament.Anatomia clinica.  29:357-360. 2007
2007 Urgent surgical intervention in pediatric patients with Chiari malformation type I. Report of two cases.Journal of Neurosurgery.  107:49-52. 2007
2007 Wilhelm Erb and Erb's point.Clinical Anatomy.  20:486-488. 2007
2007 Indirect inguinal hernia of the urinary bladder through a persistent canal of Nuck: case report.Hernia.  11:287-288. 2007
2007 Scheduled oral analgesics and the need for opiates in children following partial dorsal rhizotomyJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:439-440. 2007
2007 Scheduled oral analgesics and the need for opiates in children following partial dorsal rhizotomy.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:439-440. 2007
2007 Unusual origins of accessory pericallosal arteries in man: case report.Anatomia clinica.  29:313-315. 2007
2007 A complex dural-venous variation in the posterior cranial fossa: a triplicate falx cerebelli and an aberrant venous sinus.Folia morphologica.  66:148-151. 2007
2007 An unreported variation of the cervical vagus nerve: anatomical and histological observations.Folia morphologica.  66:155-157. 2007
2007 An unusual sequelae of an infected persistent dermal sinus tract.Child's Nervous System.  23:569-571. 2007
2007 Cadaveric findings of persistent fetal trigeminal arteries.Clinical Anatomy.  20:367-370. 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalusJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:333. 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:333. 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106. 2007
2007 Origins of the gonadal artery: embryologic implications.Clinical Anatomy.  20:428-432. 2007
2007 Partial dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in children with congenital brain malformations. Report of two cases.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:407-409. 2007
2007 Partial dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in children with congenital brain malformations: Report of two casesJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:407-409. 2007
2007 Surgical anatomy and landmarks for the basal vein of rosenthal.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:900-902. 2007
2007 The oblique cord of the forearm in man.Clinical Anatomy.  20:411-415. 2007
2007 The tectorial membrane: anatomical, biomechanical, and histological analysis.Clinical Anatomy.  20:382-386. 2007
2007 Chiari malformationJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:329. 2007
2007 Chiari malformation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:329. 2007
2007 Forces necessary for the disruption of the cisternal segments of cranial nerves II through XII.Clinical Anatomy.  20:252-255. 2007
2007 Landmarks for the identification of the cutaneous nerves of the occiput and nuchal regions.Clinical Anatomy.  20:235-238. 2007
2007 Observations at the craniocervical junction with simultaneous caudal traction of the spinal cord.Child's Nervous System.  23:367-369. 2007
2007 The lateral atlantooccipital ligament.Anatomia clinica.  29:219-223. 2007
2007 The nerve to the mylohyoid as a donor for facial nerve reanimation procedures: a cadaveric feasibility study.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:677-679. 2007
2007 Chiari malformation Type I.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:185. 2007
2007 Chiari malformation type IJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:185. 2007
2007 Critical analysis of the Chiari malformation Type I found in children with lipomyelomeningoceleJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:196-200. 2007
2007 Critical analysis of the Chiari malformation Type I found in children with lipomyelomeningocele.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:196-200. 2007
2007 Does the mendosal suture exist in the adult?Clinical Anatomy.  20:124-125. 2007
2007 Quantitation of and measurements utilizing the sphenoid ridge.Clinical Anatomy.  20:131-134. 2007
2007 Tethered cord due to spina bifida occulta presenting in adulthood: a tricenter review of 61 patients.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  6:210-215. 2007
2007 Video game epilepsy in the twentieth century: a review.Child's Nervous System.  23:265-267. 2007
2007 Retrosplenic course of the transverse cervical artery with the suprascapular artery travelling through the suprascapular notch.Folia morphologica.  66:80-82. 2007
2007 The sphenoparietal sinus.Neurosurgery.  60:ONS9-ON12. 2007
2007 Winged scapula as the presenting symptom of Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia.Child's Nervous System.  23:255-257. 2007
2007 Benign fibrous histiocytoma of the skull base. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  106:65-67. 2007
2007 Benign fibrous histiocytoma of the skull base: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  106:65-67. 2007
2007 Foramen arcuale: anatomical study and review of the literature.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  6:31-34. 2007
2007 Presumed recurrence of intracranial Rosai-Dorfman disease as a cervical spine tumor.Acta Neurochirurgica.  149:425-427. 2007
2007 Right-sided vagus nerve stimulation inhibits induced spinal cord seizures.Clinical Anatomy.  20:23-26. 2007
2007 Simultaneous lateral and posterior ponticles resulting in the formation of a vertebral artery tunnel of the atlas: case report and review of the literature.Folia Neuropathologica.  45:43-46. 2007
2007 Spinal accessory nerve meningioma in a paediatric patient: case report.Folia Neuropathologica.  45:23-25. 2007
2007 Spinal cord transection for definitive untethering of repetitive tethered cord.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:E12. 2007
2007 Spinal cord transection for definitive untethering of repetitive tethered cord.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:1-4. 2007
2007 Split spinal cord malformation.Clinical Anatomy.  20:15-18. 2007
2007 Tethered cord syndrome in children: a review.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:E2. 2007
2007 Tethered cord syndrome in children: a review.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:1-9. 2007
2007 The horizontal sacrum as an indicator of the tethered spinal cord in spina bifida aperta and occulta.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:E11. 2007
2007 The horizontal sacrum as an indicator of the tethered spinal cord in spina bifida aperta and occulta.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:1-4. 2007
2006 Approach to the cervical portion of the vagus nerve via the posterior cervical triangle: a cadaveric feasibility study with potential use in vagus nerve stimulation procedures.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  5:540-542. 2006
2006 Quantitation of the lower subscapular nerve for potential use in neurotization procedures.Journal of Neurosurgery.  105:881-883. 2006
2006 Chiari I malformation, caudal regression syndrome, and Pierre Robin Syndrome: a previously unreported combination.Child's Nervous System.  22:1507-1508. 2006
2006 Does a third head of the rectus femoris muscle exist?Folia morphologica.  65:377-380. 2006
2006 Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the spermatic cord: a case report and review of the literature.Folia morphologica.  65:390-395. 2006
2006 Anomaly of the supraclavicular nerve: case report and review of the literature.Clinical Anatomy.  19:599-601. 2006
2006 Exposure of the V1-V3 segments of the vertebral artery via the posterior cervical triangle: a cadaveric feasibility study.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  5:320-323. 2006
2006 Lap-belt injury with complete avulsion of the spinal cord and cauda equina.Clinical Anatomy.  19:665-668. 2006
2006 Neurenteric cyst: case report and a review of the potential dysembryology.Clinical Anatomy.  19:669-672. 2006
2006 Scoliosis in a child with Chiari I malformation and the absence of syringomyelia: case report and a review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  22:1351-1354. 2006
2006 The psoas quartus muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  19:678-680. 2006
2006 Triceps brachii muscle demonstrating a fourth head.Clinical Anatomy.  19:657-660. 2006
2006 Descriptive anatomy of the insertion of the biceps femoris muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  19:517-521. 2006
2006 Dissection of a rare accessory muscle of the leg: the tensor fasciae suralis muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  19:571-572. 2006
2006 Pericallosal artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to endoscopic-assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  105:140-142. 2006
2006 Pericallosal artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to endoscopic-assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  105 PEDIATRICS:140-142. 2006
2006 The morphology and function of the quadrate ligament.Folia morphologica.  65:225-227. 2006
2006 A simple method to deter retethering in patients with spinal dysraphism.Child's Nervous System.  22:715-716. 2006
2006 The patient with symptoms following resection of a lipomyelomeningocele: Do increases in the lumbosacral angle indicate a tethered spinal cord?Journal of Neurosurgery.  105 PEDIATRICS:62-64. 2006
2006 The patient with symptoms following resection of a lipomyelomeningocele: do increases in the lumbosacral angle indicate a tethered spinal cord?Journal of Neurosurgery.  105:62-64. 2006
2006 Unilateral occipital hyperhidrosis following Chiari I decompression: case report and a review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  22:737-739. 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part I. Intracranial arterial aneurysms.Neurosurgical Focus.  20:E9. 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part II. Vein of Galen malformations.Neurosurgical Focus.  20:E10. 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part III. Arteriovenous malformations.Neurosurgical Focus.  20:E11. 2006
2006 Chiari I malformation and idiopathic growth hormone deficiency in siblings.Child's Nervous System.  22:632-634. 2006
2006 Lipomyelomeningocele and arteriovenous malformation: case reports and a review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  22:628-631. 2006
2006 Artificial deformation of the human skull: a review.Clinical Anatomy.  19:372-377. 2006
2006 Bilateral accessory middle cerebral arteries associated with an aneurysm of the anterior circulation.Folia morphologica.  65:161-163. 2006
2006 Quantitation of and landmarks for the muscular branches of the ulnar nerve to the forearm for application in peripheral nerve neurotization procedures.Journal of Neurosurgery.  104:800-803. 2006
2006 Quantitation of and superficial surgical landmarks for the anterior interosseous nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  104:787-791. 2006
2006 Superficial surgical landmarks for identifying the posterior interosseous nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  104:796-799. 2006
2006 Surgical anatomy of the cervical and infraclavicular parts of the long thoracic nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  104:792-795. 2006
2006 The tabatière anatomique.Clinical Anatomy.  19:299-303. 2006
2006 The intracranial entrance of the atlantal segment of the vertebral artery in crania with occipitalization of the atlas.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  4:319-322. 2006
2006 Additional vascular compression of the brachial plexus in a cadaver with a cervical rib: case illustration.Anatomia clinica.  28:112-113. 2006
2006 An unusual case of a mediastinal mass in a cadaver.Clinical Anatomy.  19:151-153. 2006
2006 Complete ossification of the human falx cerebri.Clinical Anatomy.  19:147-150. 2006
2006 The marginal sinus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  104:429-431. 2006
2006 Klippel-Feil anomaly with associated rudimentary cervical ribs in a human skeleton: case report and review of the literature.Folia morphologica.  65:92-94. 2006
2006 The subanconeus muscle.Folia morphologica.  65:22-25. 2006
2006 Bony anomaly of Meckel's cave.Clinical Anatomy.  19:75-77. 2006
2006 Does the ganglion of Ribes exist?Folia Neuropathologica.  44:197-201. 2006
2005 Contrahentes digitorum muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  18:606-608. 2005
2005 Quantitative anatomy of the posterior cricoid region.Folia morphologica.  64:237-239. 2005
2005 Spinal cord compression as a result of Rosai-Dorfman disease of the upper cervical spine in a child.Child's Nervous System.  21:951-954. 2005
2005 Superficial landmarks for the spinal accessory nerve within the posterior cervical triangle.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  3:375-378. 2005
2005 The results of compression forces applied to the isolated human calvaria.Folia morphologica.  64:321-325. 2005
2005 Adult complex spinal dysraphism with situs inversus totalis: a rare association and review.Spine.  30:2356. 2005
2005 Letter to the editorSpine.  30:2356. 2005
2005 Aneurysm of the distal facial artery from a penetrating oral prosthesis.Clinical Anatomy.  18:527-529. 2005
2005 Unusual drainage of the testicular veins.Clinical Anatomy.  18:536-539. 2005
2005 Unusual finding of the craniocervical junction.Clinical Anatomy.  18:449-451. 2005
2005 An unusual presentation of achondroplasia. Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  103 PEDIATRICS:170-171. 2005
2005 An unusual presentation of achondroplasia. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  103:170-171. 2005
2005 Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome in a child with Chiari I malformation. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  103:172-174. 2005
2005 Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome in a child with Chiari I malformation: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  103 PEDIATRICS:172-174. 2005
2005 Severe bilateral atrophy of the spinati muscles in a cadaver.Folia morphologica.  64:224-225. 2005
2005 The filum terminale externum.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  3:149-152. 2005
2005 Unilateral agenesis of the facial artery with compensation by a giant transverse facial artery.Folia morphologica.  64:226-228. 2005
2005 Novel surgical approach to the carpal tunnel: cadaveric feasibility study.Clinical Anatomy.  18:350-356. 2005
2005 Supraplacode spinal cord transection in paraplegic patients with myelodysplasia and repetitive symptomatic tethered spinal cordJournal of Neurosurgery.  103 PEDIATRICS:36-39. 2005
2005 Supraplacode spinal cord transection in paraplegic patients with myelodysplasia and repetitive symptomatic tethered spinal cord.Journal of Neurosurgery.  103:36-39. 2005
2005 An unusual case of impalement of the cranium in a child.Journal of Trauma.  58:1290-1293. 2005
2005 Long-term follow-up in children with functional hemispherectomy for Rasmussen's encephalitis.Child's Nervous System.  21:461-465. 2005
2005 Isolated atlantal stenosis in a patient with idiopathic growth hormone deficiency, and Klippel-Feil and Duane's syndromes.Child's Nervous System.  21:421-424. 2005
2005 Shunts in AfricaJournal of Neurosurgery.  102 PEDIATRICS:357. 2005
2005 Shunts in Africa.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:357. 2005
2005 Surgical anatomy of the axillary nerve within the quadrangular space.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:912-914. 2005
2005 Surgical anatomy of the dorsal scapular nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:910-911. 2005
2005 Unusual attachment of the pectoralis minor muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  18:302-304. 2005
2005 Unusual findings during abdominal placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt: Report of three casesJournal of Neurosurgery.  102 PEDIATRICS:423-425. 2005
2005 Unusual findings during abdominal placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt: report of three cases.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:423-425. 2005
2005 Anatomic landmarks for nerves of the neck: a vade mecum for neurosurgeons.Neurosurgery.  56:256-260. 2005
2005 Landmarks for the greater petrosal nerve.Clinical Anatomy.  18:210-214. 2005
2005 Occult spinal dysraphism and Pacinian hamartomas.Child's Nervous System.  21:343-344. 2005
2005 The triangle of the vertebral artery.Neurosurgery.  56:252-255. 2005
2005 Anatomical landmarks for the lumbar plexus on the posterior abdominal wall.Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine.  2:335-338. 2005
2005 Clostridium infection resulting in paralysis in a child.Child's Nervous System.  21:237-239. 2005
2005 Duplication of the occipital condyles.Clinical Anatomy.  18:92-95. 2005
2005 Dwarfism, occult spinal dysraphism, and presacral myxopapillary ependymoma with an epidermoid cyst in a child.Acta Neurochirurgica.  147:299-302. 2005
2005 Referred shoulder pain from ventriculoperitoneal shunts. Report of three cases.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:218-220. 2005
2005 Self-mutilation in a child with a tethered spinal cord. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:228-230. 2005
2005 Transient ventriculoperitoneal shunt dysfunction in children with myelodysplasia and urinary bladder infection. Report of three cases.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:221-223. 2005
2005 Vagus nerve stimulation for induced spinal cord seizures: insights into seizure cessation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  102:213-217. 2005
2005 Split cord malformation and situs inversus totalis: case report and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  21:161-164. 2005
2005 Complications of ventriculosubgaleal shunts in infants and children.Child's Nervous System.  21:48-51. 2005
2005 Horner's syndrome resulting from agenesis of the internal carotid artery: report of a third case.Child's Nervous System.  21:81-82. 2005
2004 A critical analysis of the Chiari 1.5 malformation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  101:179-183. 2004
2004 Acquired Chiari I malformation following baclofen pump placement in a child. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  101:211-213. 2004
2004 Acquired chiari I malformation following baclofen pump placement in a child: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  101:211-213. 2004
2004 Historical vignette: The relationship of the spinal cord to scoliosisJournal of Neurosurgery.  101:228-233. 2004
2004 The relationship of the spinal cord to scoliosis.Journal of Neurosurgery.  101:228-233. 2004
2004 Can the conus medullaris in normal position be tethered?Neurological Research.  26:727-731. 2004
2004 Unusual origin of the omohyoid muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  17:578-582. 2004
2004 Urinary incontinence in a patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and cord in the normal position with fatty filum terminale.Child's Nervous System.  20:717-719. 2004
2004 Delayed resolution of Chiari I-associated hydromyelia after posterior fossa decompression: Case reportNeurosurgery.  55:711. 2004
2004 Delayed resolution of Chiari I-associated hydromyelia after posterior fossa decompression: case report and review of the literature.Neurosurgery.  55:711. 2004
2004 Injuries are the leading cause of death among children less than 15 years old.Journal of Trauma.  57:417. 2004
2004 Magnetic resonance imaging evidence of posterior pharynx denervation in pediatric patients with Chiari I malformation and absent gag reflex.Journal of Neurosurgery.  101:21-24. 2004
2004 Magnetic resonance imaging evidence of posterior pharynx denervation in pediatric patients with Chiari I malformation and absent gag reflex.Journal of Neurosurgery.  101:21-24. 2004
2004 Persistence of the left superior vena cava in a patient with duplication of chromosome 8p - A case reportInternational Journal of Angiology.  13:120-121. 2004
2004 Posterior cranial fossa volume in patients with rickets: insights into the increased occurrence of Chiari I malformation in metabolic bone disease.Neurosurgery.  55:380-383. 2004
2004 The accessory atlantoaxial ligament.Neurosurgery.  55:400-402. 2004
2004 Anatomic landmarks of the glossopharyngeal nerve: A microsurgical anatomic study [1] (multiple letters)Neurosurgery.  55:256-257. 2004
2004 Anatomic landmarks of the glossopharyngeal nerve: a microsurgical anatomic study.Neurosurgery.  55:256. 2004
2004 Degree of tectal beaking correlates to the presence of nystagmus in children with Chiari II malformation.Child's Nervous System.  20:459-461. 2004
2004 Lumbosacral agenesis and anteroposterior split cord malformation in a patient with single central maxillary incisor: case report and review of the literature.Journal of Child Neurology.  19:544-547. 2004
2004 Russell Silver syndrome and tethered spinal cord.Child's Nervous System.  20:473-475. 2004
2004 Retroesophageal right subclavian artery with persistent ductus arteriosus.Anatomical Science International.  79:98-100. 2004
2004 Syringomyelia in twin brothers discordant for Chiari I malformation: case report.Journal of Child Neurology.  19:459-462. 2004
2004 Treatment and management of the Chiari II malformation: an evidence-based review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  20:375-381. 2004
2004 A pilot trial comparing cerebral perfusion pressure-targeted therapy to intracranial pressure-targeted therapy in children with severe traumatic brain injuryJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:454-459. 2004
2004 A pilot trial comparing cerebral perfusion pressure-targeted therapy to intracranial pressure-targeted therapy in children with severe traumatic brain injury.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:454-459. 2004
2004 Arachnoid veils and the Chiari I malformationJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:465-467. 2004
2004 Arachnoid veils and the Chiari I malformation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:465-467. 2004
2004 Exclusive lower extremity mirror movements and diastematomyelia.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  40:132-135. 2004
2004 Intramedullary hemorrhage in a neonate after lumbar puncture resulting in paraplegia: a case report.Pediatrics.  113:1403-1405. 2004
2004 Left-sided vagus nerve stimulation decreases intracranial pressure without resultant bradycardia in the pig: a potential therapeutic modality for humans.Child's Nervous System.  20:309-312. 2004
2004 Neuroendoscopic findings in patients with intracranial germinomas correlating with diabetes insipidusJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:430-436. 2004
2004 Neuroendoscopic findings in patients with intracranial germinomas correlating with diabetes insipidus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:430-436. 2004
2004 Nonseparated odontoid process fused to an atlantal hemiarch.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  40:141-142. 2004
2004 Persistent syringomyelia following pediatric Chiari I decompression: Radiological and surgical findingsJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:460-464. 2004
2004 Persistent syringomyelia following pediatric Chiari I decompression: radiological and surgical findings.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:460-464. 2004
2004 Sports and pediatric cerebrospinal fluid shunts: who can play?Neurosurgery.  54:1190-1196. 2004
2004 Chiari I malformation and neurofibromatosis type 1.Pediatric Neurology.  30:278-280. 2004
2004 Femoral head of the rectus femoris muscle.Clinical Anatomy.  17:276-278. 2004
2004 Continuation of the ascending cervical artery as the occipital artery in man.Anatomical Science International.  79:43-45. 2004
2004 Fenestration of the superior medullary velum as treatment for a trapped fourth ventricle: a feasibility study.Clinical Anatomy.  17:82-87. 2004
2004 Cessation of chronic hypertension after posterior fossa decompression in a child with Chiari I malformation. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:194-196. 2004
2004 Cessation of chronic hypertension after posterior fossa decompression in a child with Chiari I malformation: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:194-196. 2004
2004 Efficacy of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children after suboccipital craniectomyJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:183-186. 2004
2004 Efficacy of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children after suboccipital craniectomy.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:183-186. 2004
2004 Isolated flat capillary midline lumbosacral hemangiomas as indicators of occult spinal dysraphismJournal of Neurosurgery.  100:86-89. 2004
2004 Isolated flat capillary midline lumbosacral hemangiomas as indicators of occult spinal dysraphism.Journal of Neurosurgery.  100:86-89. 2004
2004 Split cord malformation and situs inversus totalis: case report and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  20:131-134. 2004
2004 Duane's syndrome and giant parietal foramina.Pediatric Neurology.  30:75-76. 2004
2004 Duplication of the massa intermedia in a child.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  40:42-43. 2004
2004 In utero spontaneous cervical thoracic epidural hematoma imitating spinal cord birth injury.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  40:23-27. 2004
2004 Letter to the editorJournal of Trauma.  57:417. 2004
2004 Management of the Chiari malformation and spinal dysraphism.Clinical Neurosurgery.  51:48-52. 2004
2004 Parietal cephalocele.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  40:37-38. 2004
2004 Pierre-Robin syndrome associated with Chiari I malformation.Child's Nervous System.  20:1-2. 2004
2003 Accessory obturator nerves with bilateral pseudoganglia in man.Anatomischer Anzeiger.  185:571-572. 2003
2003 Anatomic landmarks for the cervical portion of the thoracic duct.Neurosurgery.  53:1385-1387. 2003
2003 Distances from the atlantal segment of the vertebral artery to the midline in children.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:330-334. 2003
2003 Editor's notePediatric Neurosurgery.  39:283. 2003
2003 Lumbar split cord malformation and Klippel-Feil syndrome.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:305-308. 2003
2003 Endoscopic third ventriculostomy for hydrocephalus secondary to central nervous system infection or intraventricular hemorrhage in children.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:258-263. 2003
2003 Suprasellar lymphoid hyperplasia presenting with diabetes insipidus and hypogonadism.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:275-278. 2003
2003 Parietal foramina are not synonymous with giant parietal foramina.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:216-217. 2003
2003 Cranial deformation.Clinical Anatomy.  16:450-452. 2003
2003 Cutaneous manifestations and the Chiari I malformation.Pediatric Neurology.  29:250-252. 2003
2003 Ectopic brain tissue in a neonate.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:136-138. 2003
2003 Surgical experience in 130 pediatric patients with Chiari I malformations.Journal of Neurosurgery.  99:291-296. 2003
2003 Alternative uses for the subgaleal shunt in pediatric neurosurgery.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:22-24. 2003
2003 Capillary hemangioma of the calvaria.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:112. 2003
2003 Chiari II malformation and occult spinal dysraphism. Case reports and a review of the literature.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:104-107. 2003
2003 Costello syndrome and Chiari I malformation: apropos of a case with a review of the literature regarding a potential association.Journal of Child Neurology.  18:496-498. 2003
2003 Unilateral lambdoidal synostosis with mendosal suture involvement.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  39:55. 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and cloacal exstrophy: Report of a patient with both defects of blastogenesisAmerican Journal of Medical Genetics.  119 A:231-233. 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and cloacal exstrophy: report of a patient with both defects of blastogenesis.American Journal of Medical Genetics.  119A:231-233. 2003
2003 Children with growth hormone deficiency and Chiari I malformation: a morphometric analysis of the posterior cranial fossa.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:324-328. 2003
2003 Human horns: a historical review and clinical correlation.Neurosurgery.  52:1443-1447. 2003
2003 Neurological presentation and long-term outcome following operative intervention in patients with meningocele manqué.British Journal of Neurosurgery.  17:230-233. 2003
2003 Hemihypertrophy and the Chiari I malformation.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:258-261. 2003
2003 Life expectancy of ventriculosubgaleal shunt revisions.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:244-246. 2003
2003 Atlantoaxial interlaminar distances in cervical flexion in childrenJournal of Neurosurgery.  98:271-274. 2003
2003 Atlantoaxial interlaminar distances in cervical flexion in children.Journal of Neurosurgery.  98:271-274. 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and caudal regression syndrome: a previously unreported association.Clinical Dysmorphology.  12:147-148. 2003
2003 Reformation of the posterior atlanto-occipital membrane following posterior fossa decompression with subsequent constriction at the craniocervical junction.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:219-221. 2003
2003 Anomalous traversement of the suprascapular artery through the suprascapular notch: a possible mechanism for undiagnosed shoulder pain?Medical Science Monitor.  9:BR116-BR119. 2003
2003 Late gestational intrauterine myelomeningocele repair does not improve lower extremity function.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:128-132. 2003
2003 Intracranial anatomic asymmetry in situs inversus totalis.Zeitschrift fur Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte.  206:199-202. 2003
2003 To our reviewersPediatric Neurosurgery.  38:1. 2003
2003 Cervical spine involvement in Larsen's syndrome: a case illustration.Pediatrics.  111:199-201. 2003
2003 Chorda dorsalis.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  38:53. 2003
2003 Inclination of the odontoid process in the pediatric Chiari I malformationJournal of Neurosurgery.  98:43-49. 2003
2003 Inclination of the odontoid process in the pediatric Chiari I malformation.Journal of Neurosurgery.  98:43-49. 2003
2003 Occipital encephalocele, lipomeningomyelocele, and Chiari I malformation: case report and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  19:50-53. 2003
2002 Blood supply of the human cervical sympathetic chain and ganglia.European Journal of Morphology.  40:283-288. 2002
2002 Dural ectasia in neurofibromatosis.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:331-332. 2002
2002 Letter to the editorNeuroanatomy.  1:14. 2002
2002 To our readersPediatric Neurosurgery.  37:223. 2002
2002 Cortical representation of Hering's nerve: a possible anatomical pathway for seizure cessation following electrical stimulation.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:235-239. 2002
2002 Hemangioma of the transverse sinus.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:278-279. 2002
2002 The effectiveness of Hering's nerve stimulation in controlling penicillin-induced seizures in the rat is dependent on the amygdala.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:231-234. 2002
2002 Asymmetry of tonsillar ectopia in Chiari I malformation.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:199-202. 2002
2002 Dolichoodontoid in a pediatric patient.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  37:217-219. 2002
2002 Quantitative anatomy of the transverse ligament tuberclesJournal of Neurosurgery.  97:343-345. 2002
2002 Quantitative anatomy of the transverse ligament tubercles.Journal of Neurosurgery.  97:343-345. 2002
2002 Sagittal synostosis in twin girls.Child's Nervous System.  18:526-527. 2002
2002 Posterior atlantooccipital membrane for duraplasty. Technical note.Journal of Neurosurgery.  97:266-268. 2002
2002 Long-term control of hydrocephalus via endoscopic third ventriculostomy in children with tectal plate gliomas.Neurosurgery.  51:63-67. 2002
2002 Discernment of adipose versus nervous tissue: a novel adjunct solution in lipomyelomeningocele surgery.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:314-319. 2002
2002 Absence of the falx cerebelli in a Chiari II malformation.Clinical Anatomy.  15:193-195. 2002
2002 Jarcho-Levin syndrome.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:279. 2002
2002 Ninth cranial nerve stimulation for epilepsy control. Part 2: surgical feasibility in humans.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:244-247. 2002
2002 Horizontal sacrum as an indicator of a tethered spinal cord.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:209-213. 2002
2002 Investigations into the association between cervicomedullary neuroschisis and mirror movements in patients with Klippel-Feil syndrome.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  23:724-729. 2002
2002 Choroid plexectomy reduces neurosurgical intervention in patients with hydranencephaly.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:148-152. 2002
2002 Acute hydrocephalus following a Chiari I decompression.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  36:101-104. 2002
2002 Superficial surgical landmarks for the frontal sinus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  96:320-322. 2002
2001 Surgical landmarks for the proximal portion of the axillary nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  95:998-1000. 2001
2001 Can prenatal ultrasound findings predict ambulatory status in fetuses with open spina bifida?American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  185:1016-1020. 2001
2001 The denticulate ligament: Anatomy and functional significanceJournal of Neurosurgery.  94:271-275. 2001
2001 Preliminary observations on the association between simple metopic ridging in children without trigonocephaly and the Chiari I malformation.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  35:136-139. 2001
2001 Sagittal suture as an external landmark for the superior sagittal sinus.Journal of Neurosurgery.  94:985-987. 2001
2001 Analysis of the posterior fossa in children with the Chiari 0 malformation.Neurosurgery.  48:1050-1054. 2001
2001 The denticulate ligament: anatomy and functional significance.Journal of Neurosurgery.  94:271-275. 2001
2001 Congenital tethered spinal cord syndrome in adults.Neurosurgical Focus.  10:e7. 2001
2001 Dermal sinus tracts of the spine.Neurosurgical Focus.  10:e4. 2001
2001 Spinal neurenteric cysts and their relation to more common aspects of occult spinal dysraphism.Neurosurgical Focus.  10:e2. 2001
2000 The position of the conus medullaris in children with a Chiari I malformation.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  33:249-251. 2000
2000 Urological outcome of patients with cervical and upper thoracic myelomeningoceleJournal of Urology, The.  164:962-964. 2000
2000 Urological outcome of patients with cervical and upper thoracic myelomeningocele.Journal of Urology, The.  164:962-964. 2000
2000 Superficial surgical landmarks for the transverse sinus and torcular herophili.Journal of Neurosurgery.  93:279-281. 2000
2000 Neonatal ventriculosubgaleal shunts.Neurosurgery.  47:80-83. 2000
2000 Split cord malformations in myelomeningocele patients.British Journal of Neurosurgery.  14:200-203. 2000
2000 Coccygeal pits.Pediatrics.  105:E69. 2000
2000 The apical ligament: Anatomy and functional significanceJournal of Neurosurgery.  92:197-200. 2000
2000 The apical ligament: anatomy and functional significance.Journal of Neurosurgery.  92:197-200. 2000
1999 Effect of intrauterine myelomeningocele repair on central nervous system structure and function.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  31:183-188. 1999
1999 Filum terminale fusion and dural sac termination: study in 27 cadavers.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  30:176-179. 1999
1999 Ventral brain stem compression in pediatric and young adult patients with Chiari I malformations.Neurosurgery.  44:520-527. 1999
1998 Relationships of the cisternal segment of the trochlear nerve.Journal of Neurosurgery.  89:1015-1019. 1998
1998 The resolution of syringohydromyelia without hindbrain herniation after posterior fossa decompression.Journal of Neurosurgery.  89:212-216. 1998
1998 Congenital tethered spinal cord syndrome in adults.Journal of Neurosurgery.  88:958-961. 1998
1998 Pitfalls in the diagnosis of ventricular shunt dysfunction: radiology reports and ventricular size.Pediatrics.  101:1031-1036. 1998
1998 Death in shunted hydrocephalic children in the 1990s.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  28:173-176. 1998
1997 Midline dorsal appendages.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  27:242-245. 1997
1997 Hindbrain herniation syndromes: the Chiari malformations (I and II).Seminars in Pediatric Neurology.  4:179-191. 1997
1997 The thermolabile variant of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) is not a major risk factor for neural tube defect in American Caucasians. The NTD Collaborative Group.neurogenetics.  1:149-150. 1997
1997 A modern analysis of intracranial tumors of infancy.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  26:25-32. 1997
1996 Bilateral congenital anomalies of the extracranial vertebral artery: management with balloon therapy.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  25:147-150. 1996
1996 Survival at 5 years of a cohort of newborn infants with myelomeningocele.Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology.  38:816-822. 1996
1996 Fabrication and testing of a device capable of reducing the incidence of ventricular shunt promoted metastasis.Journal of Neuro-Oncology.  27:39-46. 1996
1996 Outcome of temporal lobectomy in adolescentsJournal of epilepsy.  9:198-205. 1996
1996 The borderlands of the primary tethered cord syndrome.Clinical Neurosurgery.  43:188-202. 1996
1995 Chiari II malformation and syringomyelia.Neurosurgery Clinics of North America.  6:293-309. 1995
1995 18-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in children and adolescents with traumatic brain injury.Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology.  37:213-220. 1995
1995 Editorial commentPediatric Neurosurgery.  23:186-187. 1995
1994 Terminal syringohydromyelia and occult spinal dysraphism.Journal of Neurosurgery.  81:513-519. 1994
1994 Well differentiated astrocytoma occurring nine years after radiation therapy for medulloblastoma.Clinical Neuropathology.  13:281-285. 1994
1994 BAEPs in infants with myelomeningocele and later development of Chiari II malformation-related brainstem dysfunction.Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology.  36:707-715. 1994
1994 Tethered cord syndrome: the low-lying and normally positioned conus.Neurosurgery.  34:597-600. 1994
1994 Neuronal migration disorders: positron emission tomography correlations.Annals of Neurology.  35:290-297. 1994
1994 Arteriovenous malformation mimicking recurrent medulloblastoma.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  22:140-143. 1994
1994 Management of pineal non-germinoma germ cell tumor with residual teratoma and normal alpha-fetoprotein.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  22:137-139. 1994
1993 Surgery, hyperfractionated craniospinal irradiation, and adjuvant chemotherapy in the management of supratentorial embryonal neuroepithelial neoplasms in children.Surgical Neurology.  40:278-283. 1993
1993 Tethered cord syndrome and the conus in a normal position.Neurosurgery.  33:374-378. 1993
1993 Carboplatin treatment of progressive optic pathway gliomas to delay radiotherapy.Journal of Neurosurgery.  79:223-227. 1993
1993 Multiple fraction-per-day radiotherapy for patients with brain stem tumors.Journal of Neuro-Oncology.  17:131-138. 1993
1993 Pilocytic astrocytoma: correlation between the initial imaging features and clinical aggressiveness.American Journal of Roentgenology.  161:369-372. 1993
1993 Chiari headaches.Neurology.  43:1272. 1993
1993 Urological dysfunction in patients with diastematomyelia.Journal of Urology, The.  149:1503-1505. 1993
1993 Chemotherapy for pilocytic astrocytomas.Cancer.  71:3165-3172. 1993
1993 Chemotherapy for pilocytic astrocytomasCancer.  71:3165-3172. 1993
1993 Comparison of serial PET and MRI scans in a pediatric patient with a brainstem glioma.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  21:301-306. 1993
1993 False-positive MRI detection of recurrent or metastatic pediatric infratentorial tumors.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  21:350-355. 1993
1993 Postradiation cerebellar necrosis mimicking tumor: MR appearance.Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography.  17:124-126. 1993
1992 Back pain and paraplegia in a fifteen-year-old boy.Journal of Pediatrics.  121:652-658. 1992
1992 Dorsal third ventricular cyst: an entity distinct from holoprosencephaly.Journal of Neurosurgery.  77:556-561. 1992
1992 Self-mutilation following brachial plexus injury sustained at birth.PAIN.  50:209-211. 1992
1992 Successful therapy for trilateral retinoblastoma.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  114:23-29. 1992
1992 Initial management of pediatric head trauma.American Family Physician.  45:2621-2628. 1992
1992 New therapeutic options in the management of childhood brain tumors.Oncology.  6:27-36. 1992
1992 Treatment of children with progressive or recurrent brain tumors with carboplatin or iproplatin: a Pediatric Oncology Group randomized phase II study.Journal of Clinical Oncology.  10:249-256. 1992
1992 FDG-PET in pediatric posterior fossa brain tumors.Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography.  16:62-68. 1992
1992 Perinatal spinal cord injury: clinical, radiographic and pathologic features.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  18:149-152. 1992
1992 Phase III clinical evaluation of gadoteridol injection: experience in pediatric neuro-oncologic MR imaging.Pediatric Radiology.  22:93-98. 1992
1992 Reversal of radiation-induced neutropenia by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  20:240-242. 1992
1992 The natural history of patients with the Sturge-Weber syndrome.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  18:287-290. 1992
1991 Inflammatory lesion mimicking a metastatic ependymoma.Neurosurgery.  29:617-620. 1991
1991 Medulloblastoma: tumor biological and clinical perspectives.Journal of Neuro-Oncology.  11:1-15. 1991
1991 Occult spinal dysraphism in patients with anal agenesis.Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  26:1001-1005. 1991
1991 Leptomeningeal dissemination of optic pathway gliomas in three children.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  111:719-723. 1991
1991 Butterfly-shaped mark.Pediatrics.  87:956-957. 1991
1991 Tumors of the central nervous system. Improvement in outcome through a multimodality approach.Pediatric Clinics of North America.  38:381-391. 1991
1991 Contrast-enhanced MR imaging of neurocutaneous melanosis.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  12:380-382. 1991
1991 Hamartomas of the tuber cinereum: CT, MR, and pathologic findings.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  12:309-314. 1991
1991 Sagittal sinus thrombosis and leptomeningeal medulloblastoma.Neurology.  41:455-456. 1991
1991 Continuous external drainage in the treatment of subdural hematomas of infancy.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  17:121-123. 1991
1991 Hamartomas of the tuber cinereum: CT, MR, and pathologic findingsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  156:1053-1058. 1991
1991 Osteoblastic metastases from astrocytomas: a report of two cases.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  19:318-324. 1991
1991 Reversible neurotoxicity following hyperfractionated radiation therapy of brain stem glioma.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  19:182-186. 1991
1990 False-positive spinal MR findings for subarachnoid spread of primary CNS tumor in postoperative pediatric patients.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  11:1100-1103. 1990
1990 Augmentation cystoplasty complicated by postoperative ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection.Journal of Urology, The.  144:955-956. 1990
1990 Determination of gangliosides in six human primary medulloblastomas.Journal of Neurochemistry.  55:1322-1326. 1990
1990 Clinical and pathological analysis of spinal cord astrocytomas in children.Neurosurgery.  27:193-196. 1990
1990 Gadopentetate-dimeglumine-enhanced MR imaging of gliomatosis cerebri: appearance mimicking leptomeningeal tumor dissemination.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  11:800-801. 1990
1990 Amplification of the c-myc gene in human medulloblastoma cell lines and xenografts.Cancer Research.  50:2347-2350. 1990
1990 Treatment of patients with recurrent gliomas with cyclophosphamide and vincristine.Journal of Neurosurgery.  72:583-588. 1990
1990 Gd-DTPA-enhanced MR imaging of leptomeningeal spread of primary intracranial CNS tumor in children.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  11:329-332. 1990
1990 Arteriovenous malformation of the great vein of Galen associated with patent ductus arteriosus. Report of three cases and review of the literature.Child's Nervous System.  6:18-22. 1990
1990 Augmentation cystoplasty complicated by postoperative ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection: Reply by authorsJournal of Urology, The.  144:956. 1990
1990 Chiari I malformation: a review of 43 patients.Pediatric Neurosurgery.  16:222-227. 1990
1990 Nerve transposition for the restoration of elbow flexion following brachial plexus avulsion injuries.Journal of Neurosurgery.  72:59-64. 1990
1989 Cerebrospinal fluid protein elevation secondary to a subdural fluid collection in a child receiving multiple lumbar punctures.Journal of Pediatrics.  115:439-441. 1989
1989 Phase II treatment of medulloblastoma and pineoblastoma with melphalan: clinical therapy based on experimental models of human medulloblastoma.Journal of Clinical Oncology.  7:904-911. 1989
1989 MR imaging of hindbrain deformity in Chiari II patients with and without symptoms of brainstem compression.American Journal of Neuroradiology.  10:293-302. 1989
1989 Criteria for termination of phase II chemotherapy for patients with progressive or recurrent brain tumor.Neurology.  39:62-66. 1989
1989 Delayed cerebrospinal-fluid shunt infection in children.Pediatric neuroscience.  15:131-135. 1989
1989 Klüver-Bucy syndrome in a child with bilateral arachnoid cysts: report of a case.Neurosurgery.  24:110-112. 1989
1989 Selection of a management strategy for pediatric brainstem tumors.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  17:117-126. 1989
1989 Selection of a management strategy for pediatric brainstem tumors.Medical and Pediatric Oncology.  17:117-126. 1989
1988 Intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring as a guide to prognosis in a lightning-injured, comatose child.Child's Nervous System.  4:370-372. 1988
1988 Transient late magnetic resonance imaging changes suggesting progression of brain stem glioma: implications for entry criteria for phase II trials.Neurosurgery.  23:248-253. 1988
1988 Adipose tissue in the filum terminale: a computed tomographic finding that may indicate tethering of the spinal cord.Neurosurgery.  22:873-876. 1988
1988 Parietal cephaloceles: radiographic and magnetic resonance imaging evaluation.Pediatric neuroscience.  14:71-76. 1988
1987 Central nervous system structural lesions causing apnea at birth.Journal of Pediatrics.  111:163-175. 1987
1987 Sleep apnea and vocal cord paralysis secondary to type I Chiari malformation.Pediatrics.  80:231-234. 1987
1987 Differential retention of rhodamine 123 by avian sarcoma virus-induced glioma and normal brain tissue of the rat in vivo.Cancer.  59:266-270. 1987
1987 Delayed foreign-body reaction to silk sutures in pediatric neurosurgical patients.Child's Nervous System.  3:375-378. 1987
1987 Recurrent brain tumors in children.Pediatric neuroscience.  13:233-241. 1987
1987 The chemotherapy of posterior fossa tumors in childhood.Journal of Neuro-Oncology.  5:217-229. 1987
1986 Papillary meningioma involving the oculomotor nerve in an infant. Case report.Journal of Neurosurgery.  64:808-812. 1986
1986 Efficacy of vincristine and cyclophosphamide in the therapy of recurrent medulloblastoma.Neurosurgery.  18:335-340. 1986
1985 Cerebral polygyria in the Chiari Type II (Arnold-Chiari) malformation.Clinical Neuropathology.  4:200-205. 1985
1984 The Currarino triad: complex of anorectal malformation, sacral bony abnormality, and presacral mass.Pediatric Radiology.  14:220-225. 1984
1983 Experience using two CT-guided stereotactic biopsy methodsApplied neurophysiology.  46:188-192. 1983

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2013 Introduction and classification of the chiari malformations.  Ed. 9781461463696.  2013
2013 The chiari malformations.  Ed. 9781461463696.  2013

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2015 Dorsal Rhizotomy for Spasticity.  383-391. 2015
2013 Associated disorders of chiari type i malformations.  127-133. 2013
2013 Conclusions.  367-369. 2013
2013 Embryology and pathophysiology of the Chiari i and II malformations.  55-72. 2013
2013 Embryology of the craniocervical junction and posterior cranial fossa.  13-54. 2013
2013 Surgical anatomy of the craniocervical junction relevant to chiari malformations.  73-82. 2013
2013 The chiari malformations: A historical context.  5-11. 2013
2013 Treatment of the Chiari II malformation.  315-324. 2013
2013 Treatment of the pediatric Chiari i malformation.  307-313. 2013
2012 Management of Occult Spinal Dysraphism in Adults.  2081-2090. 2012
2012 Surgical Decision-Making and Treatment Options for Chiari Malformations in Children.  695-701. 2012
2005 Pediatric intradural and extramedullary spinal cord tumors.  794-800. 2005

Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Doctor of Medicine, Duke University
  • Full Name

  • Walter Oakes
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