January 2014 Issue of Neurosurgery is Now Online

01 Jan 2014The January 2014 issue of Neurosurgery is now online and full-text access is available for print subscribers. Non-subscribers may access all article abstracts and the full-text of selected articles.

January 2014 Table of Contents:


Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Spinal Cord: Insights From Animal and Human Studies
Vedantam, Aditya; Jirjis, Michael B.; Schmit, Brian D.; Wang, Marjorie C.; Ulmer, John L.; Kurpad, Shekar N.


The Volumetric Response of Brain Metastases After Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Its Post-treatment Implications
Sharpton, Suzanne R.; Oermann, Eric K.; Moore, Dominic T.; Schreiber, Eric; Hoffman, Riane; Morris, David E.; Ewend, Matthew G.

Outcomes After Anterior or Complete Corpus Callosotomy in Children
Kasasbeh, Aimen S.; Smyth, Matthew D.; Steger-May, Karen; Jalilian, Laleh; Bertrand, Mary; Limbrick, David D.

Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt 30-Day Failure Rate: A Retrospective International Cohort Study
Al-Tamimi, Yahia Z.; Sinha, Priyank; Chumas, Paul D.; Crimmins, Darach; Drake, James; Kestle, John.; Hayward, Richard; Solanki, Guirish A.; Thomson, Simon; Thorne, John; and the British Pediatric Neurosurgery Group Audit Committee

Feasibility of Correction With Instrumentation Only in Congenital Scoliosis
Lee, Choon Sung; Hwang, Chang Ju; Kim, Dong-Joon; Kwon, Joon; Kim, Yung-Tae; Lee, Mi Young; Yoon, So Jung; Lee, Dong-Ho

The Impact of Body Mass Index on Hospital Stay and Complications After Spinal Fusion
McClendon, Jamal Jr; Smith, Timothy R.; Thompson, Sara E.; Sugrue, Patrick A.; O’Shaughnessy, Brian A.; Ondra, Stephen L.; Koski, Tyler R.

Multimodality Treatment of Complex Unruptured Cavernous and Paraclinoid Aneurysms
Kim, Louis J.; Tariq, Farzana; Levitt, Michael; Barber, Jason; Ghodke, Basavaraj; Hallam, Danial K.; Sekhar, Laligam N.

Monitoring Flow in Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass Grafts Using Duplex Ultrasonography: A Single-Center Experience in 80 Grafts Over 8 Years
Morton, Ryan P.; Moore, Anne E.; Barber, Jason; Tariq, Farzana; Hare, Kevin; Ghodke, Basavaraj; Kim, Louis J.; Sekhar, Laligam N.

Cystic Glioblastoma: An Evaluation of IDH1 Status and Prognosis
Sarmiento, J. Manuel; Nuño, Miriam; Ortega, Alicia; Mukherjee, Debraj; Fan, Xuemo; Black, Keith L.; Patil, Chirag G.


Intraspinal Stem Cell Transplantation in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Phase I Trial, Cervical Microinjection, and Final Surgical Safety Outcomes
Riley, Jonathan; Glass, Jonathan; Feldman, Eva L.; Polak, Meraida; Bordeau, Jane; Federici, Thais; Johe, Karl; Boulis, Nicholas M.


The Comprehensive Neuro-Oncology Data Repository (CONDR): A Research Infrastructure to Develop and Validate Imaging Biomarkers
Fouke, Sarah Jost; Benzinger, Tammie L.; Milchenko, Mikhail; LaMontagne, Pamela; Shimony, Joshua S.; Chicoine, Michael R.; Rich, Keith M.; Kim, Albert H.; Leuthardt, Eric C.; Keogh, Bart; Marcus, Daniel S.


Comparison of Endovascular and Intraventricular Gene Therapy With Adeno-Associated Virus–α-L-Iduronidase for Hurler Disease
Janson, Christopher G.; Romanova, Liudmila G.; Leone, Paola; Nan, Zhenhong; Belur, Lalitha; McIvor, R. Scott; Low, Walter


The Comprehensive Anatomical Spinal Osteotomy Classification
Schwab, Frank; Blondel, Benjamin; Chay, Edward; Demakakos, Jason; Lenke, Lawrence; Tropiano, Patrick; Ames, Christopher; Smith, Justin S.; Shaffrey, Christopher I.; Glassman, Steven; Farcy, Jean-Pierre; Lafage, Virginie


An Image Correction Protocol to Reduce Distortion for 3-T Stereotactic MRI
Tavares, Wagner Malagó; Tustumi, Francisco; da Costa Leite, Claudia; Fernel Gamarra, Lionel; Amaro, Edson Jr; Teixeira, Manoel Jacobsen; Fonoff, Erich Talamoni

Real-Time Atlas-Based Stereotactic Neuronavigation
Vabulas, Mark; Kumar, Vinodh A.; Hamilton, Jackson D.; Martinez, Juan J.; Rao, Ganesh; Sawaya, Raymond; Prabhu, Sujit S.


Cognard Type V Intracranial Dural Arteriovenous Shunt: Case Reports and Literature Review With Special Consideration of the Pattern of Spinal Venous Drainage
Haryu, Shinya; Endo, Toshiki; Sato, Kenichi; Inoue, Takashi; Takahashi, Akira; Tominaga, Teiji


Pituitary Centers of Excellence: For Patients It Is Life or Death
Knutzen, Robert

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McLaughlin, Nancy; Laws, Edward R.; Oyesiku, Nelson M.; Katznelson, Laurence; Kelly, Daniel F.

Dilemmas in the Conservative/Radiosurgical Management of Vestibular Schwannomas
Sharma, Manish Singh

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Breivik, Cathrine Nansdal; Lund-Johansen, Morten

The Blunt Truth Behind Coiling vs Clipping: Consumers as Decision-Drivers
Shakir, Hakeem J.; Levy, Elad I.

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Babu, Ranjith; Zomorodi, Ali R.; Lad, Shivanand P.

Aspirin for Prevention of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: The Stage Is Set for a Randomized Controlled Trial
Chalouhi, Nohra; Jabbour, Pascal; Hasan, David; Starke, Robert M.

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Chandra, P. Sarat

Pediatric Arachnoid Cysts and Subdural Hygromas in Early Infancy: Challenging the Direction of the Causality Paradigm
Mattei, Tobias A.

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Riva-Cambrin, Jay; Kestle, John R.W.

Treatment Strategies for Ruptured Blood Blister-like Aneurysms of the Internal Carotid Artery
Xu, Feng

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Kazumata, Ken

Commentary: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessment of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation Obliteration After Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Blamek, Slawomir