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2018 A comprehensive review of Mongolian spots with an update on atypical presentations 2018
2018 The genomic landscape of TERT promoter wildtype-IDH wildtype glioblastoma 2018
2018 Elevated expression of podoplanin and its clinicopathological, prognostic, and therapeutic values in squamous non-small cell lung cancer 2018
2018 Embryology of the craniocervical junction and posterior cranial fossa, part I: Development of the upper vertebrae and skull 2018
2018 Embryology of the craniocervical junction and posterior cranial fossa, part II: Embryogenesis of the hindbrain 2018
2018 Embryology and pathophysiology of the Chiari I and II malformations: A comprehensive review 2018
2017 Validation of an immunohistochemistry assay for detection of CD155, the poliovirus receptor, in malignant gliomas 2017
2017 Cancer immunotherapy with recombinant poliovirus induces IFN-dominant activation of dendritic cells and tumor antigen-specific CTLs 2017
2017 Radiological evolution of peri-odontoid pannus in a patient with Chiari I malformation: a case-based review 2017
2017 Meningocele manqué: a comprehensive review of this enigmatic finding in occult spinal dysraphism 2017
2017 Shunting outcomes in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: Results of a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network prospective cohort study 2017
2017 Junctional neural tube defect in a newborn: report of a fourth case 2017
2017 Mutant IDH1 disrupts the mouse subventricular zone and alters brain tumor progression 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 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? 2017
2017 Simultaneous Umbilical Hernia Repair with Transumbilical Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Placement 2017
2017 Mapping the Internal Anatomy of the Lateral Brainstem: Anatomical Study with Application to Far Lateral Approaches to Intrinsic Brainstem Tumors. 2017
2017 Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: A secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studies 2017
2017 Development of profound Chiari I malformation and cerebellar tissue loss and resolution following shunting of posterior fossa extra-axial cyst. Case report 2017
2017 Patient-derived DIPG cells preserve stem-like characteristics and generate orthotopic tumors 2017
2016 The Chiari 3.5 malformation: a review of the only reported case 2016
2016 Chiari IV malformation: correcting an over one century long historical error 2016
2016 Sagittal MRI often overestimates the degree of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia: a potential for misdiagnosis of the Chiari I malformation 2016
2016 A new hydrocephalus clinical research network protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection 2016
2016 Evolution of cerebellar tonsillar ischemia to cerebellar tonsillar cysts in the Chiari I malformation: radiological, surgical, and histological evidence 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 2016
2016 Histological study of the occipital bone from patients with Chiari I malformation 2016
2016 Rate of shunt revision as a function of age in patients with shunted hydrocephalus due to myelomeningocele 2016
2016 Recombinant oncolytic poliovirus, PVSRIPO, has potent cytotoxic and innate inflammatory effects, mediating therapy in human breast and prostate cancer xenograft models 2016
2016 Symptomatic retethering of the spinal cord in postoperative lipomyelomeningocele patients: a meta-analysis 2016
2015 Chiari malformation Type 1 and atlantoaxial instability: A letter from the Pediatric Craniocervical Society 2015
2015 Chiari III malformation: a comprehensive review of this enigmatic anomaly 2015
2015 Surgical Treatment of Chiari I Malformation 2015
2015 Alexander Monro Tertius and his works on hydrocephalus 2015
2015 Relationship between pharyngitis and peri-odontoid pannus: A new etiology for some Chiari i malformations? 2015
2014 Duplicated filum terminale in the absence of split cord malformation: A potential cause of failed detethering procedures 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 article 2014
2013 A novel recombinant immunotoxin-based therapy targeting wild-type and mutant EGFR improves survival in murine models of glioblastoma 2013
2013 Dorsal third ventricular cysts revisited 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 - Clinical article 2013
2013 Progression of Chiari i malformations while on growth hormone replacement: A report of two cases 2013
2013 Worsening or development of syringomyelia following Chiari i decompression 2013
2013 Institutional experience of endoscopic suprasellar arachnoid cyst fenestration 2013
2013 Kleeblattschädel skull: A review of its history, diagnosis, associations, and treatment 2013
2013 Nasal encephaloceles: A review of etiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentations, diagnosis, treatment, and complications 2013
2013 The association between race and frequent shunt failure: A single-center study. Clinical article 2013
2013 Govert Bidloo (1649-1713) and the first description of lipomyelomeningocele 2013
2013 Lateral compression of the foramen magnum with the Chiari I malformation: Case illustrations 2013
2012 A single-center experience with eccentric syringomyelia found with pediatric Chiari I malformation 2012
2012 Progressive symptomatic increase in the size of choroidal fissure cysts: Report of 4 cases 2012
2012 The history of the surgical repair of spina bifida 2012
2012 Clinical evaluation and surveillance imaging in children with spina bifida aperta and shunt-treated hydrocephalus: Clinical article 2012
2012 Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia in a child following a lightning strike 2012
2012 Cervical ribs with neurological sequelae in children: A case series 2012
2012 Clinical, radiological, and genetic similarities between patients with Chiari Type I and Type 0 malformations: Clinical article 2012
2012 Management of pediatric patients with pseudotumor cerebri 2012
2012 Parental recognition of shunt failure: A prospective single-institution study 2012
2012 Use of lumbar ultrasonography to detect occult spinal dysraphism: Clinical article 2012
2012 A new form of herniation: The Chiari V malformation 2012
2012 Transumbilical approach for ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement in infants and small children: A 6-year experience 2012
2012 The Chiari V malformation 2012
2011 Massive pediatric neurosurgical injuries and lessons learned following a tornado disaster in Alabama: Clinical article 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" 2011
2011 Associated disorders of Chiari Type I malformations: A review 2011
2011 Chiari malformation 2011
2011 Chiari malformation Type I 2011
2011 A standardized protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection: The Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Quality Improvement Initiative. Clinical article 2011
2011 Intradural spinal endoscopy in children: Report of 4 cases 2011
2011 Pediatric chiari malformation type 0: A 12-year institutional experience. Clinical article 2011
2011 Preventing cerebrospinal fluid leak following transection of a tight filum terminale: Clinical article 2011
2011 Institutional experience with 500 cases of surgically treated pediatric Chiari malformation type I 2011
2011 Lateral cephaloceles: Case-based update 2011
2011 Reaction to silk suture in children undergoing neurosurgery: Case reports and review of the literature 2011
2011 The first description of Chiari I malformation with intuitive correlation between tonsillar ectopia and syringomyelia: Historical vignette 2011
2011 Venous infarction 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 2011
2010 Chronic emesis due to compression of the area postrema by the posterior inferior cerebellar artery: Resolution following microvascular decompression - Case report 2010
2010 Treatment of primary CNS lymphoma with high-dose methotrexate in immunocompetent pediatric patients 2010
2010 Retroclival epidural hematomas: A clinical series 2010
2010 Safety and utility of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children undergoing craniotomy for brain tumor 2010
2010 Cervical osteochondroma with postoperative recurrence: Case report and review of the literature 2010
2010 Conception in an infertile patient following obliteration of a huge anterior sacral meningocele: Case report 2010
2010 Johan Georg Raeder (1889-1959) and paratrigeminal sympathetic paresis. 2010
2010 William Henry Battle and Battle's sign: Mastoid ecchymosis as an indicator of basilar skull fracture historical vignette 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" 2009
2009 A multicenter retrospective comparison of conversion from temporary to permanent cerebrospinal fluid diversion in very low birth weight infants with posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: Clinical article 2009
2009 Morphometric analysis of the craniocervical juncture in children with Chiari i malformation and concomitant syringobulbia 2009
2009 Acute ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction following opening of the spinal subarachnoid space: A case series 2009
2009 Proteomic and immunologic analyses of brain tumor exosomes 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) 2009
2009 The contralateral long thoracic nerve as a donor for upper brachial plexus neurotization procedures: Cadaveric feasibility study - Laboratory investigation 2009
2009 The existence of hypoglossal root ganglion cells in adult humans: Potential clinical implications 2009
2008 Current treatment techniques & paradigms for hydrocephalus at the children's hospital, Birmingham, Alabama 2008
2008 Occult spinal dysraphism: A primer 2008
2008 The venous circle of trolard 2008
2008 Insertion of the pectoralis major into the shoulder joint capsule 2008
2008 Peroneotalocalcaneus muscle 2008
2008 Franz Kaspar Hesselbach (1759-1816): Anatomist and surgeon 2008
2008 Comprehensive genomic characterization defines human glioblastoma genes and core pathways 2008
2008 The venous circle of Trolard. 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 2008
2008 Intraluminal septation of the basilar artery: Incidence and potential clinical significance 2008
2008 Richard Lower (1631-1691) and his early contributions to cardiology 2008
2008 Use of autologous scapula for cranioplasty: Cadaveric feasibility study 2008
2008 Peri-hilar branching patterns and morphologies of the renal artery: A review and anatomical study 2008
2008 Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud 2008
2008 Phrenic nerve neurotization utilizing the spinal accessory nerve: Technical note with potential application in patients with high cervical quadriplegia 2008
2008 Contributions of the fourth spinal nerve to the brachial plexus without prefixation: Laboratory investigation 2008
2008 Response 2008
2008 The long thoracic nerve as a donor for facial nerve reanimation procedures: Cadaveric feasibility study: Laboratory investigation 2008
2008 Capsular attachment of the brachialis muscle (Portal's muscle): An anatomical and functional study 2008
2008 Lateral lakes of Trolard: Anatomy, quantitation, and surgical landmarks - Laboratory investigation 2008
2008 Study of the effects of flexion on the position of the conus medullaris 2008
2008 Identification of p18INK4c as a tumor suppressor gene in glioblastoma multiforme 2008
2008 A pilot study: 131I-Antitenascin monoclonal antibody 81c6 to deliver a 44-Gy resection cavity boost 2008
2008 Histopathological basis for neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome: Laboratory investigation 2008
2008 Massive diminution of the cervical spine: One case report 2008
2008 The intriguing history of the human calvaria: Sinister and religious 2008
2008 The middle perforated substance of the diencephalon 2008
2008 Costanzo Varolio (Constantius Varolius 1543-1575) and the pons Varolli 2008
2008 Hans Chiari (1851-1916). 2008
2008 The velum interpositum revisited and redefined 2008
2008 Use of the clavicle in anterior cervical discectomy/corpectomy fusion procedures: Cadaveric feasibility study 2008
2008 Death in shunted hydrocephalic children: A follow-up study 2008
2008 Does the maxillary division of the trigeminal nerve traverse the cavernous sinus? An anatomical study and review of the literature 2008
2008 The transverse genicular ligament: Anatomical study and review of the literature 2008
2008 Fourth ventriculoceles with extracranial extension: One case report 2008
2008 François Magendie (1783-1855) and his contributions to the foundations of neuroscience and neurosurgery. 2008
2008 Neuroprotective effects of high-dose vs low-dose melatonin after blunt sciatic nerve injury 2008
2008 Suprascapular nerve as a donor for extracranial facial nerve reanimation procedures: A cadaveric feasibility study: Laboratory investigation 2008
2008 Ulnar nerve palsy in a child with Larsen syndrome: Case illustration 2008
2008 Volumetric analysis of the posterior cranial fossa in a family with four generations of the Chiari malformation Type I 2008
2007 Anatomy of the cranial nerves in medieval persian literature: Esmail Jorjani (AD 1042-1137) and the treasure of the Khwarazm Shah 2007
2007 Craniopharyngioma marsupialization: Case illustration 2007
2007 Endoscopically assisted decompression of the suprascapular nerve in the supraspinous fossa: A cadaveric feasibility study. Laboratory investigation 2007
2007 Posterior distraction forces of the posterior longitudinal ligament stratified according to vertebral level 2007
2007 Abubakr Muhammad Ibn Zakaria Razi, Rhazes (865-925) 2007
2007 Infections of pediatric cerebrospinal fluid shunts related to fundoplication and gastrostomy 2007
2007 The pediatric Chiari I malformation: A review 2007
2007 The basilar venous plexus 2007
2007 Anatomy and potential clinical significance of the vastoadductor membrane 2007
2007 Chiari I malformation and idiopathic growth hormone deficiency in siblings: Report of three cases 2007
2007 Matthew Baillie (1761-1823) and his early detailed descriptions of childhood hydrocephalus in the Morbid Anatomy 2007
2007 Right medial internal jugular vein: A reversed carotid sheath 2007
2007 Anatomy and quantitation of the subscapular nerves 2007
2007 Branches of the petrous and cavernous segments of the internal carotid artery 2007
2007 Clinical anatomy of the C1 dorsal root, ganglion, and ramus: A review and anatomical study 2007
2007 The vertebral nerve revisited 2007
2007 Chiari malformation Type I 2007
2007 Human spinal arachnoid villi revisited: Immunohistological study and review of the literature 2007
2007 Tethering tracts in spina bifida occulta: Revisiting an established nomenclature 2007
2007 Accessory venous sinus of Hyrtl 2007
2007 An unusual muscular variation of the infratemporal fossa 2007
2007 Aortic bifurcation angle as an independent risk factor for aortoiliac occlusive disease 2007
2007 Predicting orthopedic involvement in patients with lipomyelomeningoceles 2007
2007 Superficial temporal artery as an external landmark for deeper-lying brain structures 2007
2007 Wilhelm Erb and Erb's point 2007
2007 Anatomy of the falcine venous plexus 2007
2007 Institutional experience with cranial vault encephaloceles 2007
2007 Surgical and clinical anatomy of the interclavicular ligament. 2007
2007 Urgent surgical intervention in pediatric patients with Chiari malformation Type I: Report of two cases 2007
2007 Acrel's ganglion 2007
2007 Indirect inguinal hernia of the urinary bladder through a persistent canal of Nuck: Case report 2007
2007 Scheduled oral analgesics and the need for opiates in children following partial dorsal rhizotomy 2007
2007 Scheduled oral analgesics and the need for opiates in children following partial dorsal rhizotomy. 2007
2007 A complex dural-venous variation in the posterior cranial fossa: A triplicate falx cerebelli and an aberrant venous sinus 2007
2007 An unreported variation of the cervical vagus nerve: Anatomical and histological observations 2007
2007 An unusual sequelae of an infected persistent dermal sinus tract. 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalus 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalus. 2007
2007 Long-term outcomes of hydrocephalus. 2007
2007 Partial dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in children with congenital brain malformations. Report of two cases. 2007
2007 Partial dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in children with congenital brain malformations: Report of two cases 2007
2007 Surgical anatomy and landmarks for the basal vein of Rosenthal 2007
2007 Unusual origins of accessory pericallosal arteries in man: Case report 2007
2007 Cadaveric findings of persistent fetal trigeminal arteries 2007
2007 Origins of the gonadal artery: Embryologic implications 2007
2007 The oblique cord of the forearm in man 2007
2007 The tectorial membrane: Anatomical, biomechanical, and histological analysis 2007
2007 Chiari malformation 2007
2007 Chiari malformation. 2007
2007 Observations at the craniocervical junction with simultaneous caudal traction of the spinal cord 2007
2007 Presumed recurrence of intracranial Rosai-Dorfman disease as a cervical spine tumor 2007
2007 The lateral atlantooccipital ligament 2007
2007 The nerve to the mylohyoid as a donor for facial nerve reanimation procedures: A cadaveric feasibility study 2007
2007 Forces necessary for the disruption of the cisternal segments of cranial nerves II through XII 2007
2007 Landmarks for the identification of the cutaneous nerves of the occiput and nuchal regions 2007
2007 Chiari malformation Type I. 2007
2007 Chiari malformation type I 2007
2007 Critical analysis of the Chiari malformation Type I found in children with lipomyelomeningocele 2007
2007 Critical analysis of the Chiari malformation Type I found in children with lipomyelomeningocele. 2007
2007 Tethered cord due to spina bifida occulta presenting in adulthood: A tricenter review of 61 patients 2007
2007 Video game epilepsy in the twentieth century: A review 2007
2007 Does the mendosal suture exist in the adult? 2007
2007 Quantitation of and measurements utilizing the sphenoid ridge 2007
2007 Retroscalenic course of the transverse cervical artery with the suprascapular artery travelling through the suprascapular notch 2007
2007 The sphenoparietal sinus 2007
2007 Winged scapula as the presenting symptom of Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia 2007
2007 Benign fibrous histiocytoma of the skull base. Case report. 2007
2007 Benign fibrous histiocytoma of the skull base: Case report 2007
2007 Foramen arcuale: Anatomical study and review of the literature 2007
2007 Right-sided vagus nerve stimulation inhibits induced spinal cord seizures 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 2007
2007 Spinal accessory nerve meningioma in a paediatric patient: Case report 2007
2007 Spinal cord transection for definitive untethering of repetitive tethered cord. 2007
2007 Spinal cord transection for definitive untethering of repetitive tethered cord. 2007
2007 Split spinal cord malformation 2007
2007 Tethered cord syndrome in children: a review. 2007
2007 Tethered cord syndrome in children: a review. 2007
2007 The horizontal sacrum as an indicator of the tethered spinal cord in spina bifida aperta and occulta. 2007
2007 The horizontal sacrum as an indicator of the tethered spinal cord in spina bifida aperta and occulta. 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 2006
2006 Quantitation of the lower subscapular nerve for potential use in neurotization procedures 2006
2006 Chiari I malformation, caudal regression syndrome, and Pierre Robin syndrome: A previously unreported combination 2006
2006 Does a third head of the rectus femoris muscle exist? 2006
2006 Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the spermatic cord: A case report and review of the literature 2006
2006 Descriptive anatomy of the insertion of the biceps femoris muscle 2006
2006 Dissection of a rare accessory muscle of the leg: The tensor fasciae suralis muscle 2006
2006 Exposure of the V1-V3 segments of the vertebral artery via the posterior cervical triangle: A cadaveric feasibility study 2006
2006 Scoliosis in a child with Chiari I malformation and the absence of syringomyelia: Case report and a review of the literature 2006
2006 Anomaly of the supraclavicular nerve: Case report and review of the literature 2006
2006 Lap-belt injury with complete avulsion of the spinal cord and cauda equina 2006
2006 Neurenteric cyst: Case report and a review of the potential dysembryology 2006
2006 The psoas quartus muscle 2006
2006 Triceps brachii muscle demonstrating a fourth head 2006
2006 Pericallosal artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to endoscopic-assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement. Case report. 2006
2006 Pericallosal artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to endoscopic-assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement: Case report 2006
2006 The morphology and function of the quadrate ligament 2006
2006 A simple method to deter retethering in patients with spinal dysraphism 2006
2006 The patient with symptoms following resection of a lipomyelomeningocele: Do increases in the lumbosacral angle indicate a tethered spinal cord? 2006
2006 The patient with symptoms following resection of a lipomyelomeningocele: do increases in the lumbosacral angle indicate a tethered spinal cord? 2006
2006 Unilateral occipital hyperhidrosis following Chiari I decompression: Case report and a review of the literature 2006
2006 Chiari I malformation and idiopathic growth hormone deficiency in siblings 2006
2006 Lipomyelomeningocele and arteriovenous malformation: Case reports and a review of the literature 2006
2006 Artificial deformation of the human skull: A review 2006
2006 The tabatière anatomique 2006
2006 Bilateral accessory middle cerebral arteries associated with an aneurysm of the anterior circulation 2006
2006 Quantitation of and landmarks for the muscular branches of the ulnar nerve to the forearm for application in peripheral nerve neurotization procedures 2006
2006 Quantitation of and superficial surgical landmarks for the anterior interosseous nerve 2006
2006 Superficial surgical landmarks for identifying the posterior interosseous nerve 2006
2006 Surgical anatomy of the cervical and infraclavicular parts of the long thoracic nerve 2006
2006 The intracranial entrance of the atlantal segment of the vertebral artery in crania with occipitalization of the atlas 2006
2006 An unusual case of a mediastinal mass in a cadaver 2006
2006 Complete ossification of the human falx cerebri 2006
2006 Additional vascular compression of the brachial plexus in a cadaver with a cervical rib: Case illustration 2006
2006 The marginal sinus 2006
2006 Bony anomaly of Meckel's cave 2006
2006 Klippel-Feil anomaly with associated rudimentary cervical ribs in a human skeleton: Case report and review of the literature 2006
2006 The subanconeus muscle 2006
2006 Does the ganglion of Ribes exist? 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part I. Intracranial arterial aneurysms. 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part II. Vein of Galen malformations. 2006
2006 History of surgery for cerebrovascular disease in children. Part III. Arteriovenous malformations. 2006
2005 Contrahentes digitorum muscle 2005
2005 Quantitative anatomy of the posterior cricoid region 2005
2005 Spinal cord compression as a result of Rosai-Dorfman disease of the upper cervical spine in a child 2005
2005 The results of compression forces applied to the isolated human calvaria 2005
2005 Aneurysm of the distal facial artery from a penetrating oral prosthesis 2005
2005 Unusual drainage of the testicular veins 2005
2005 Adult complex spinal dysraphism with situs inversus totalis: a rare association and review. 2005
2005 Letter to the editor 2005
2005 Unusual finding of the craniocervical junction 2005
2005 An unusual presentation of achondroplasia. Case report 2005
2005 An unusual presentation of achondroplasia. Case report. 2005
2005 Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome in a child with Chiari I malformation. Case report. 2005
2005 Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome in a child with Chiari I malformation: Case report 2005
2005 Severe bilateral atrophy of the spinati muscles in a cadaver 2005
2005 Unilateral agenesis of the facial artery with compensation by a giant transverse facial artery 2005
2005 Novel surgical approach to the carpal tunnel: Cadaveric feasibility study 2005
2005 Supraplacode spinal cord transection in paraplegic patients with myelodysplasia and repetitive symptomatic tethered spinal cord 2005
2005 Supraplacode spinal cord transection in paraplegic patients with myelodysplasia and repetitive symptomatic tethered spinal cord. 2005
2005 An unusual case of impalement of the cranium in a child 2005
2005 Long-term follow-up in children with functional hemispherectomy for Rasmussen's encephalitis 2005
2005 Unusual attachment of the pectoralis minor muscle 2005
2005 Isolated atlantal stenosis in a patient with idiopathic growth hormone deficiency, and Klippel-Feil and Duane's syndromes 2005
2005 Shunts in Africa 2005
2005 Shunts in Africa. 2005
2005 Surgical anatomy of the axillary nerve within the quadrangular space 2005
2005 Surgical anatomy of the dorsal scapular nerve 2005
2005 Unusual findings during abdominal placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt: Report of three cases 2005
2005 Unusual findings during abdominal placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt: report of three cases. 2005
2005 Landmarks for the greater petrosal nerve 2005
2005 Anatomic landmarks for nerves of the neck: A vade mecum for neurosurgeons 2005
2005 Occult spinal dysraphism and Pacinian hamartomas 2005
2005 The triangle of the vertebral artery 2005
2005 Duplication of the occipital condyles 2005
2005 Clostridium infection resulting in paralysis in a child 2005
2005 Referred shoulder pain from ventriculoperitoneal shunts: Report of three cases 2005
2005 Self-mutilation in a child with a tethered spinal cord: Case report 2005
2005 Transient ventriculoperitoneal shunt dysfunction in children with myelodysplasia and urinary bladder infection: Report of three cases 2005
2005 Vagus nerve stimulation for induced spinal cord seizures: Insights into seizure cessation 2005
2005 Split cord malformation and situs inversus totalis: Case report and review of the literature 2005
2005 Anatomical landmarks for the lumbar plexus on the posterior abdominal wall. 2005
2005 Complications of ventriculosubgaleal shunts in infants and children 2005
2005 Dwarfism, occult spinal dysraphism, and presacral myxopapillary ependymoma with an epidermoid cyst in a child. 2005
2005 Horner's syndrome resulting from agenesis of the internal carotid artery: Report of a third case 2005
2005 Superficial landmarks for the spinal accessory nerve within the posterior cervical triangle. 2005
2005 The filum terminale externum. 2005
2004 A critical analysis of the Chiari 1.5 malformation 2004
2004 Acquired Chiari I malformation following baclofen pump placement in a child. Case report. 2004
2004 Acquired chiari I malformation following baclofen pump placement in a child: Case report 2004
2004 Historical vignette: The relationship of the spinal cord to scoliosis 2004
2004 The relationship of the spinal cord to scoliosis. 2004
2004 Unusual origin of the omohyoid muscle 2004
2004 Exclusive lower extremity mirror movements and diastematomyelia 2004
2004 Nonseparated odontoid process fused to an atlantal hemiarch 2004
2004 Can the conus medullaris in normal position be tethered? 2004
2004 Urinary incontinence in a patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and cord in the normal position with fatty filum terminale 2004
2004 Delayed resolution of Chiari I-associated hydromyelia after posterior fossa decompression: Case report 2004
2004 Delayed resolution of Chiari I-associated hydromyelia after posterior fossa decompression: case report and review of the literature. 2004
2004 Injuries are the leading cause of death among children less than 15 years old. 2004
2004 Magnetic resonance imaging evidence of posterior pharynx denervation in pediatric patients with Chiari I malformation and absent gag reflex. 2004
2004 Persistence of the left superior vena cava in a patient with duplication of chromosome 8p - A case report 2004
2004 Posterior cranial fossa volume in patients with rickets: Insights into the increased occurrence of Chiari I malformation in metabolic bone disease 2004
2004 The accessory atlantoaxial ligament 2004
2004 Anatomic landmarks of the glossopharyngeal nerve: A microsurgical anatomic study [1] (multiple letters) 2004
2004 Anatomic landmarks of the glossopharyngeal nerve: a microsurgical anatomic study. 2004
2004 Lumbosacral agenesis and anteroposterior split cord malformation in a patient with single central maxillary incisor: Case report and review of the literature 2004
2004 Retroesophageal right subclavian artery with persistent ductus arteriosus 2004
2004 Treatment of management of the Chiari II malformation: An evidence-based review of the literature 2004
2004 A pilot trial comparing cerebral perfusion pressure-targeted therapy to intracranial pressure-targeted therapy in children with severe traumatic brain injury 2004
2004 A pilot trial comparing cerebral perfusion pressure-targeted therapy to intracranial pressure-targeted therapy in children with severe traumatic brain injury. 2004
2004 Arachnoid veils and the Chiari I malformation 2004
2004 Arachnoid veils and the Chiari I malformation. 2004
2004 Intramedullary Hemorrhage in a Neonate after Lumbar Puncture Resulting in Paraplegia: A Case Report 2004
2004 Left-sided vagus nerve stimulation decreases intracranial pressure without resultant bradycardia in the pig: A potential therapeutic modality for humans 2004
2004 Neuroendoscopic findings in patients with intracranial germinomas correlating with diabetes insipidus 2004
2004 Neuroendoscopic findings in patients with intracranial germinomas correlating with diabetes insipidus. 2004
2004 Persistent syringomyelia following pediatric Chiari I decompression: Radiological and surgical findings 2004
2004 Persistent syringomyelia following pediatric Chiari I decompression: radiological and surgical findings. 2004
2004 Femoral Head of the Rectus Femoris Muscle 2004
2004 Chiari I malformation and neurofibromatosis type 1 2004
2004 Duplication of the massa intermedia in a child 2004
2004 In utero spontaneous cervical thoracic epidural hematoma imitating spinal cord birth injury 2004
2004 Parietal cephalocele 2004
2004 Fenestration of the Superior Medullary Velum as Treatment for a Trapped Fourth Ventricle: A Feasibility Study 2004
2004 Continuation of the ascending cervical artery as the occipital artery in man 2004
2004 Cessation of chronic hypertension after posterior fossa decompression in a child with Chiari I malformation. Case report. 2004
2004 Cessation of chronic hypertension after posterior fossa decompression in a child with Chiari I malformation: Case report 2004
2004 Efficacy of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children after suboccipital craniectomy 2004
2004 Efficacy of scheduled nonnarcotic analgesic medications in children after suboccipital craniectomy. 2004
2004 Isolated flat capillary midline lumbosacral hemangiomas as indicators of occult spinal dysraphism 2004
2004 Isolated flat capillary midline lumbosacral hemangiomas as indicators of occult spinal dysraphism. 2004
2004 Split cord malformation and situs inversus totalis: Case report and review of the literature 2004
2004 Degree of tectal beaking correlates to the presence of nystagmus in children with Chiari II malformation 2004
2004 Duane's syndrome and giant parietal foramina 2004
2004 Letter to the editor 2004
2004 Magnetic resonance imaging evidence of posterior pharynx denervation in pediatric patients with Chiari I malformation and absent gag reflex. 2004
2004 Management of the Chiari malformation and spinal dysraphism. 2004
2004 Pierre-Robin syndrome associated with Chiari I malformation [1] 2004
2004 Russell silver syndrome and tethered spinal cord 2004
2004 Sports and Pediatric Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts: Who Can Play? 2004
2004 Syringomyelia in twin brothers discordant for Chiari I malformation: Case report 2004
2003 Distances from the atlantal segment of the vertebral artery to the midline in children 2003
2003 Editor's note 2003
2003 Lumbar split cord malformation and Klippel-Feil syndrome 2003
2003 Endoscopic third ventriculostomy for hydrocephalus secondary to central nervous system infection or intraventricular hemorrhage in children 2003
2003 Suprasellar lymphoid hyperplasia presenting with diabetes insipidus and hypogonadism 2003
2003 Parietal foramina are not synonymous with giant parietal foramina 2003
2003 Cranial deformation 2003
2003 Ectopic brain tissue in a neonate 2003
2003 Surgical experience in 130 pediatric patients with Chiari I malformations 2003
2003 Capillary hemangioma of the calvaria 2003
2003 Chiari II malformation and occult spinal dysraphism: Case reports and a review of the literature 2003
2003 Costello syndrome and Chiari I malformation: Apropos of a case with a review of literature regarding a potential association 2003
2003 Children with growth hormone deficiency and Chiari I malformation: A morphometric analysis of the posterior cranial fossa 2003
2003 Alternative uses for the subgaleal shunt in pediatric neurosurgery 2003
2003 Unilateral lambdoidal synostosis with mendosal suture involvement 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and cloacal exstrophy: Report of a patient with both defects of blastogenesis 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and cloacal exstrophy: report of a patient with both defects of blastogenesis. 2003
2003 Human horns: A historical review and clinical correlation 2003
2003 Neurological presentation and long-term outcome following operative intervention in patients with meningocele manqué 2003
2003 Hemihypertrophy and the Chiari I malformation 2003
2003 Life expectancy of ventriculosubgaleal shunt revisions 2003
2003 Reformation of the posterior atlanto-occipital membrane following posterior fossa decompression with subsequent constriction at the craniocervical junction 2003
2003 Atlantoaxial interlaminar distances in cervical flexion in children 2003
2003 Atlantoaxial interlaminar distances in cervical flexion in children. 2003
2003 Chiari I malformation and caudal regression syndrome: A previously unreported association 2003
2003 Late gestational intrauterine myelomeningocele repair does not improve lower extremity function 2003
2003 Anomalous traversement of the suprascapular artery through the suprascapular notch: A possible mechanism for undiagnosed shoulder pain? 2003
2003 Intracranial anatomic asymmetry in situs inversus totalis 2003
2003 Chorda dorsalis 2003
2003 To our reviewers 2003
2003 Accessory obturator nerves with bilateral pseudoganglia in man 2003
2003 Anatomic Landmarks for the Cervical Portion of the Thoracic Duct 2003
2003 Cervical spine involvement in Larsen's syndrome: A case illustration 2003
2003 Cutaneous manifestations and the Chiari I malformation 2003
2003 Inclination of the odontoid process in the pediatric Chiari I malformation 2003
2003 Inclination of the odontoid process in the pediatric Chiari I malformation. 2003
2003 Occipital encephalocele, lipomeningomyelocele, and Chiari I malformation: Case report and review of the literature 2003
2002 Blood Supply of the Human Cervical Sympathetic Chain and Ganglia 2002
2002 Cortical representation of Hering's nerve: A possible anatomical pathway for seizure cessation following electrical stimulation 2002
2002 Dural ectasia in neurofibromatosis 2002
2002 Hemangioma of the transverse sinus 2002
2002 Letter to the editor 2002
2002 The effectiveness of Hering's nerve stimulation in controlling penicillin-induced seizures in the rat is dependent on the amygdala 2002
2002 To our readers 2002
2002 Asymmetry of tonsillar ectopia in Chiari I malformation 2002
2002 Dolichoodontoid in a pediatric patient 2002
2002 Quantitative anatomy of the transverse ligament tubercles 2002
2002 Quantitative anatomy of the transverse ligament tubercles. 2002
2002 Sagittal synostosis in twin girls 2002
2002 Discernment of adipose versus nervous tissue: A novel adjunct solution in lipomyelomeningocele surgery 2002
2002 Long-term control of hydrocephalus via endoscopic third ventriculostomy in children with tectal plate gliomas 2002
2002 Jarcho-Levin syndrome 2002
2002 Ninth cranial nerve stimulation for epilepsy control part 2: Surgical feasibility in humans 2002
2002 Horizontal sacrum as an indicator of a tethered spinal cord 2002
2002 Absence of the falx cerebelli in a Chiari II malformation 2002
2002 Investigations into the association between cervicomedullary neuroschisis and mirror movements in patients with Klippel-Feil syndrome 2002
2002 Choroid plexectomy reduces neurosurgical intervention in patients with hydranencephaly 2002
2002 Acute hydrocephalus following a Chiari I decompression 2002
2002 Posterior atlantooccipital membrane for duraplasty. Technical note. 2002
2002 Superficial surgical landmarks for the frontal sinus 2002
2001 Preliminary observations on the association between simple metopic ridging in children without trigonocephaly and the Chiari I malformation 2001
2001 The denticulate ligament: Anatomy and functional significance 2001
2001 Analysis of the posterior fossa in children with the Chiari 0 malformation 2001
2001 The denticulate ligament: anatomy and functional significance. 2001
2001 Can prenatal ultrasound findings predict ambulatory status in fetuses with open spina bifida? 2001
2001 Congenital tethered spinal cord syndrome in adults. 2001
2001 Dermal sinus tracts of the spine. 2001
2001 Sagittal suture as an external landmark for the superior sagittal sinus 2001
2001 Spinal neurenteric cysts and their relation to more common aspects of occult spinal dysraphism. 2001
2001 Surgical landmarks for the proximal portion of the axillary nerve 2001
2000 Neonatal ventriculosubgaleal shunts 2000
2000 The position of the conus medullaris in children with a Chiari I malformation 2000
2000 Urological outcome of patients with cervical and upper thoracic myelomeningocele 2000
2000 Urological outcome of patients with cervical and upper thoracic myelomeningocele. 2000
2000 Split cord malformations in myelomeningocele patients 2000
2000 The apical ligament: Anatomy and functional significance 2000
2000 The apical ligament: anatomy and functional significance. 2000
2000 Coccygeal pits. 2000
2000 Superficial surgical landmarks for the transverse sinus and torcular herophili 2000
1999 Filum terminale fusion and dural sac termination: Study in 27 cadavers 1999
1999 Ventral brain stem compression in pediatric and young adult patients with Chiari I malformations 1999
1999 Effect of intrauterine myelomeningocele repair on central nervous system structure and function 1999
1998 Relationships of the cisternal segment of the trochlear nerve. 1998
1998 Congenital tethered spinal cords syndrome in adults 1998
1998 Death in shunted hydrocephalic children in the 1990s 1998
1998 Pitfalls in the diagnosis of ventricular shunt dysfunction: Radiology reports and ventricular size 1998
1998 The resolution of syringohydromyelia without hindbrain herniation after posterior fossa decompression 1998
1997 A modern analysis of intracranial tumors of infancy? 1997
1997 Hindbrain herniation syndromes: The chiari malformations (I and II) 1997
1997 Midline dorsal appendages 1997
1997 The thermolabile variant of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) is not a major risk factor for neural tube defect in American Caucasians 1997
1996 Survival at 5 years of a cohort of newborn infants with myelomeningocele 1996
1996 Bilateral congenital anomalies of the extracranial vertebral artery: Management with balloon therapy 1996
1996 Fabrication and testing of a device capable of reducing the incidence of ventricular shunt promoted metastasis. 1996
1996 Outcome of temporal lobectomy in adolescents 1996
1996 The borderlands of the primary tethered cord syndrome. 1996
1995 18‐FLUORODEOXYGLUCOSE POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY 1995
1995 Chiari II malformation and syringomyelia 1995
1995 Editorial comment 1995
1994 Arteriovenous malformation mimicking recurrent medulloblastoma 1994
1994 BAEPs IN INFANTS WITH MYELOMENINGOCELE AND LATER DEVELOPMENT OF CHIARI II MALFORMATION‐RELATED BRAINSTEM DYSFUNCTION 1994
1994 Management of pineal non‐germinoma germ cell tumor with residual teratoma and normal alpha‐fetoprotein 1994
1994 Neuronal migration disorders: Positron emission tomography correlations 1994
1994 Terminal syringohydromyelia and occult spinal dysraphism 1994
1994 Tethered cord syndrome: The low-lying and normally positioned conus 1994
1994 Well differentiated astrocytoma occurring nine years after radiation therapy for medulloblastoma. 1994
1993 Surgery, hyperfractionated craniospinal irradiation, and adjuvant chemotherapy in the management of supratentorial embryonal neuroepithelial neoplasms in children. 1993
1993 Multiple fraction-per-day radiotherapy for patients with brain stem tumors 1993
1993 Chemotherapy for pilocytic astrocytomas. 1993
1993 Carboplatin treatment of progressive optic pathway gliomas to delay radiotherapy 1993
1993 Chemotherapy for pilocytic astrocytomas 1993
1993 Chiari headaches 1993
1993 Comparison of serial PET and MRI scans in a pediatric patient with a brainstem glioma 1993
1993 False‐positive MRI detection of recurrent or metastatic pediatric infratentorial tumors 1993
1993 Pilocytic astrocytoma: Correlation between the initial imaging features and clinical aggressiveness 1993
1993 Postradiation cerebellar necrosis mimicking tumor: Mr appearance 1993
1993 Tethered cord syndrome and the conus in a normal position 1993
1993 Urological dysfunction in patients with diastematomyelia 1993
1992 Phase III clinical evaluation of gadoteridol injection: Experience in pediatric neuro-oncologic MR imaging 1992
1992 Back pain and paraplegia in a fifteen-year-old boy 1992
1992 Dorsal third ventricular cyst: An entity distinct from holoprosencephaly 1992
1992 Fdg-pet in pediatric posterior fossa brain tumors 1992
1992 Initial management of pediatric head trauma 1992
1992 New therapeutic options in the management of childhood brain tumors 1992
1992 Perinatal spinal cord injury: clinical, radiographic and pathologic features. 1992
1992 Reversal of radiation‐induced neutropenia by granulocyte colony‐stimulating factor 1992
1992 Self-mutilation following brachial plexus injury sustained at birth 1992
1992 Successful therapy for trilateral retinoblastoma 1992
1992 The natural history of patients with the sturge-weber syndrome 1992
1992 Treatment of children with progressive or recurrent brain tumors with carboplatin or iproplatin: A Pediatric Oncology Group randomized phase II study 1992
1991 Medulloblastoma: tumor biological and clinical perspectives 1991
1991 Occult spinal dysraphism in patients with anal agenesis. 1991
1991 Butterfly-shaped mark [6] 1991
1991 Continuous external drainage in the treatment of subdural hematomas of infancy 1991
1991 Contrast-enhanced MR imaging of neurocutaneous melanosis 1991
1991 Hamartomas of the tuber cinereum: CT, MR, and pathologic findings 1991
1991 Hamartomas of the tuber cinereum: CT, MR, and pathologic findings 1991
1991 Inflammatory lesion mimicking a metastatic ependymoma 1991
1991 Leptomeningeal dissemination of optic pathway gliomas in three children 1991
1991 Osteoblastic metastases from astrocytomas: A report of two cases 1991
1991 Reversible neurotoxicity following hyperfractionated radiation therapy of brain stem glioma 1991
1991 Sagittal sinus thrombosis and leptomeningeal medulloblastoma 1991
1991 Tumors of the central nervous system. Improvement in outcome through a multimodality approach 1991
1990 Amplification of the c-myc Gene in Human Medulloblastoma Cell Lines and Xenografts 1990
1990 Arteriovenous malformation of the great vein of Galen associated with patent ductus arteriosus - Report of three cases and review of the literature 1990
1990 Augmentation cystoplasty complicated by postoperative ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection 1990
1990 Augmentation cystoplasty complicated by postoperative ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection: Reply by authors 1990
1990 Chiari I malformation: A review of 43 patients 1990
1990 Clinical and pathological analysis of spinal cord astrocytomas in children 1990
1990 Determination of Gangliosides in Six Human Primary Medulloblastomas 1990
1990 False-positive spinal MR findings for subarachnoid spread of primary CNS tumor in postoperative pediatric patients 1990
1990 Gadopentetate-dimeglumine-enhanced MR imaging of gliomatosis cerebri: Appearance mimicking leptomeningeal tumor dissemination 1990
1990 Gd-DTPA-enhanced MR imaging of leptomeningeal spread of primary intracranial CNS tumor in children 1990
1990 Nerve transposition for the restoration of elbow flexion following brachial plexus avulsion injuries 1990
1990 Treatment of patients with recurrent gliomas with cyclophosphamide and vincristine 1990
1989 Delayed cerebrospinal-fluid shunt infection in children 1989
1989 Cerebrospinal fluid protein elevation secondary to a subdural fluid collection in a child receiving multiple lumbar punctures 1989
1989 Criteria for termination of phase II chemotherapy for patients with progressive or recurrent brain tumor 1989
1989 Kluver-Bucy syndrome in a child with bilateral arachnoid cysts: Report of a case 1989
1989 MR imaging of hindbrain deformity in Chiari II patients with and without symptoms of brainstem compression 1989
1989 Phase II treatment of medulloblastoma and pineoblastoma with melphalan: Clinical therapy based on experimental models of human medulloblastoma 1989
1989 Selection of a management strategy for pediatric brainstem tumors 1989
1989 Selection of a management strategy for pediatric brainstem tumors. 1989
1988 Intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring as a guide to prognosis in a lightning-injured, comatose child 1988
1988 Parietal cephaloceles: Radiographic and magnetic resonance imaging evaluation 1988
1988 Adipose tissue in the filum terminale: A computed tomographic finding that may indicate tethering of the spinal cord 1988
1988 Transient late magnetic resonance imaging changes suggesting progression of brain stem glioma: Implications for entry criteria for phase II trials 1988
1987 Delayed foreign-body reaction to silk sutures in pediatric neurosurgical patients 1987
1987 The chemotherapy of posterior Fossa tumors in childhood 1987
1987 Central nervous system structural lesions causing apnea at birth 1987
1987 Differential retention of rhodamine 123 by avian sarcoma virus‐induced glioma and normal brain tissue of the rat in vivo 1987
1987 Recurrent brain tumors in children 1987
1987 Sleep apnea and vocal cord paralysis secondary to type I Chiari malformation 1987
1986 Efficacy of vincristine and cyclophosphamide in the therapy of recurrent medulloblastoma 1986
1986 Papillary meningioma involving the oculomotor nerve in an infant. Case report 1986
1985 Cerebral polygyria in the Chiari type II (Arnold-Chiari) malformation 1985
1984 The Currarino triad: complex of anorectal malformation, sacral bony abnormality, and presacral mass 1984
1983 Experience using two ct-guided stereotactic biopsy methods 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

Full Name

  • Walter Oakes