Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 Assessing Clinical Outcome Measures in Chiari I MalformationNeurosurgery Clinics of North America.  34:167-174. 2023
2022 Anterior versus posterior entry site for ventriculoperitoneal shunt insertion: a randomized controlled trial by the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research NetworkJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  29:257-267. 2022
2022 Impact of ventricle size on neuropsychological outcomes in treated pediatric hydrocephalus: an HCRN prospective cohort studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  29:245-256. 2022
2022 Socioeconomic and demographic factors in the diagnosis and treatment of Chiari malformation type I and syringomyeliaJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  29:288-297. 2022
2021 Risk factors for unchanged ventricles during pediatric shunt malfunctionJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  28:703-709. 2021
2021 Extradural decompression versus duraplasty in Chiari malformation type I with syrinx: Outcomes on scoliosis from the Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research ConsortiumJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  28:167-175. 2021
2021 Longitudinal CSF Iron Pathway Proteins in Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus: Associations with Ventricle Size and Neurodevelopmental OutcomesAnnals of Neurology.  90:217-226. 2021
2021 Machine learning predicts risk of cerebrospinal fluid shunt failure in children: a study from the hydrocephalus clinical research networkChild's Nervous System.  37:1485-1494. 2021
2021 Dural augmentation approaches and complication rates after posterior fossa decompression for Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia: A Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research Consortium studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  27:459-468. 2021
2021 Hydrocephalus treatment in patients with craniosynostosis: an analysis from the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network prospective registryNeurosurgical Focus.  50:1-7. 2021
2021 Cerebrospinal fluid NCAM-1 concentration is associated with neurodevelopmental outcome in post-hemorrhagic hydrocephalus of prematurityPLoS One.  16. 2021
2021 Predictors of fast and ultrafast shunt failure in pediatric hydrocephalus: A Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  27:277-286. 2021
2021 Temporal trends in surgical procedures for pediatric hydrocephalus: An analysis of the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Core Data ProjectJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  27:269-276. 2021
2021 Occipital-Cervical Fusion and Ventral Decompression in the Surgical Management of Chiari-1 Malformation and Syringomyelia: Analysis of Data from the Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research ConsortiumNeurosurgery.  88:332-341. 2021
2020 Testing and interpreting measures of ovarian reserve: a committee opinionFertility and Sterility.  114:1151-1157. 2020
2020 Surgical resource utilization after initial treatment of infant hydrocephalus: Comparing etv, early experience of etv with choroid plexus cauterization, and shunt insertion in the hydrocephalus clinical research networkJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  26:337-345. 2020
2020 The impact of imposed delay in elective pediatric neurosurgery: an informed hierarchy of need in the time of mass casualty crisisChild's Nervous System.  36:1347-1355. 2020
2020 Factors associated with syrinx size in pediatric patients treated for Chiari malformation type I and syringomyelia: A study from the Park-Reeves Syringomyelia research consortiumJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  25:629-639. 2020
2020 Cerebrospinal fluid alterations following endoscopic third ventriculostomy with choroid plexus cauterization: a retrospective laboratory analysis of two tertiary care centersChild's Nervous System.  36:1017-1024. 2020
2019 Chronic rhino-sinusitis treatment in children with cystic fibrosis: A cross-sectional survey of pediatric pulmonologists and otolaryngologistsInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  124:139-142. 2019
2019 Patient and treatment characteristics by infecting organism in cerebrospinal fluid shunt infectionJournal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society.  8:235-243. 2019
2019 Reinfection rates following adherence to Infectious Diseases Society of America guideline recommendations in first cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection treatmentJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  23:577-585. 2019
2019 Predictors of success for combined endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization in a North American setting: A Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  24:128-138. 2019
2019 Radiological and clinical predictors of scoliosis in patients with chiari malformation type i and spinal cord syrinx from the park-reeves syringomyelia research consortiumJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  24:520-527. 2019
2018 Interrater Reliability in Interpretation of Neuropathic Pediatric Urodynamic Tracings: An Expanded Multicenter StudyInvestigative urology.  199:1337-1343. 2018
2018 Reinfection after treatment of first cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection: A prospective observational cohort studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  21:346-358. 2018
2017 Shunting outcomes in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: Results of a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network prospective cohort studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  20:19-29. 2017
2017 A comparison of the MOMS trial results to a contemporaneous, single-institution, postnatal closure cohortChild's Nervous System.  33:639-646. 2017
2017 Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: A secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studiesJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  19:157-167. 2017
2016 Variability in Management of First Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Infection: A Prospective Multi-Institutional Observational Cohort StudyJournal of Pediatrics.  179:185-191.e2. 2016
2016 Final Fusion After Growing-Rod Treatment for Early Onset Scoliosis: Is It Really Final? 2016
2016 Surgeon interrater reliability in the endoscopic assessment of cistern scarring and aqueduct patencyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  18:320-324. 2016
2016 Functional outcomes of infants with Narakas grade 1 birth-related brachial plexus palsy undergoing neurotization compared with infants who did not require surgeryChild's Nervous System.  32:791-800. 2016
2016 A new hydrocephalus clinical research network protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infectionJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  17:391-396. 2016
2016 Risk factors for shunt malfunction in pediatric hydrocephalus: A multicenter prospective cohort studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  17:382-390. 2016
2015 Assessing health-related quality of life in children with spina bifidaJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  15:144-149. 2015
2014 Incidence and trends in the diagnosis of traumatic extracranial cerebrovascular injury in the nationwide inpatient sample database, 2003-2010Journal of Neurotrauma.  31:1056-1062. 2014
2014 Establishment of a multidisciplinary concussion program: Impact of standardization on patient care and resource utilization: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  13:82-89. 2014
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. Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  14:173-178. 2014
2014 Sonographic determination of normal Conus Medullaris level and ascent in early infancyChild's Nervous System.  30:655-658. 2014
2013 Prognostic Relevance of Cytochrome c Oxidase in Primary Glioblastoma MultiformePLoS One.  8. 2013
2013 Time to first shunt failure in pediatric patients over 1 year old: A 10-year retrospective studyPediatric Neurosurgery.  49:353-359. 2013
2013 Long-term change in ventricular size following endoscopic third ventriculostomy for hydrocephalus due to tectal plate gliomas.Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  11:20-25. 2013
2013 Technology preferences among caregivers of children with hydrocephalus: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  11:26-36. 2013
2012 Ventriculoperitoneal shunt failure: An institutional review of 2-year survival ratesChild's Nervous System.  28:2093-2099. 2012
2012 Reliability of postoperative photographs in assessment of facial nerve function after vestibular schwannoma resectionJournal of Neurosurgery.  117:860-863. 2012
2012 Safety and cost effectiveness of step-down unit admission following elective neurointerventional proceduresJournal of NeuroInterventional Surgery.  4:390-392. 2012
2012 Stereotactic radiosurgical treatment of brain metastasis of primary tumors that rarely metastasize to the central nervous systemJournal of Neuro-Oncology.  109:513-519. 2012
2012 Parental recognition of shunt failure: A prospective single-institution studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:363-371. 2012
2012 Use of lumbar ultrasonography to detect occult spinal dysraphism: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  9:274-279. 2012
2011 The economic impact of ventriculoperitoneal shunt failure: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  8:593-599. 2011
2011 Laparoscopic versus open insertion of the peritoneal catheter in ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement: Review of 810 consecutive cases - Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery.  115:151-158. 2011
2011 Rebleeding risk after treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysmsJournal of Neurosurgery.  114:1778-1784. 2011
2011 Small-ventricle neuroendoscopy for pediatric brain tumor management: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  7:104-110. 2011
2009 A multicenter retrospective comparison of conversion from temporary to permanent cerebrospinal fluid diversion in very low birth weight infants with posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: Clinical articleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  4:50-55. 2009
2008 Death in shunted hydrocephalic children: A follow-up studyChild's Nervous System.  24:197-201. 2008
2007 Institutional experience with cranial vault encephalocelesJournal of Neurosurgery.  107:22-25. 2007


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2013 A multidisciplinary clinic for the management of Chiari i malformations.  345-350. 2013

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2009
  • Master of Business in Business Administration and Management, Florida Southern College 1998
  • Full Name

  • Chevis Shannon