February 2014 Issue of Neurosurgery is Now Online

02 Feb 2014The February 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.

February 2014 Table of Contents:

SCIENCE TIMES

Genetic Predisposition to Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Gologorsky, Yakov; Chi, John

A Randomized Clinical Trial and Meta-analysis of Early Surgery vs Initial Conservative Treatment in Patients With Spontaneous Lobar Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Starke, Robert M.; Komotar, Ricardo J.; Connolly, E. Sander

Detecting Brain Tumor With Raman Scattering Microscopy
Pointer, Kelli B.; Zhang, Ray R.; Kuo, John S.; Dempsey, Robert J.

Knockdown of LGR5 Suppresses the Proliferation of Glioma Cells in Vitro and in Vivo
Parry, Phillip V.; Engh, Johnathan A.

Scar in the Injured Spinal Cord: The News is Not All Bad
Monaco, Edward A. III; Weiner, Gregory M.; Friedlander, Robert M.

Sleep Tight: A Purpose for Sleep
Kelly, Kathleen M.; Mikell, Charles B.; McKhann, Guy M. II

Deep Brain Stimulation for Locomotor Recovery Following Spinal Cord Injury
Richardson, Mark

Traumatic Brain Injury at Your Fingertips!
Chaudhry, Nauman S.; Ahmad, Faiz U.; Bullock, M. Ross; Wang, Michael Y.

VIGAS and Beyond: The Impact of HCMV-Infection and its Treatment in Glioblastoma
Ottenhausen, Malte; Bodhinayake, Imithri; Schaefer, Peter M.; Boockvar, John A.

RESEARCH-HUMAN-CLINICAL STUDIES

Adjacent Segment Disease After Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion in a Large Series
Bydon, Mohamad; Xu, Risheng; Macki, Mohamed; De la Garza-Ramos, Rafael; Sciubba, Daniel M.; Wolinsky, Jean-Paul; Witham, Timothy F.; Gokaslan, Ziya L.; Bydon, Ali

Surgical Resection Can Be Successful in a Large Fraction of Patients With Drug-Resistant Epilepsy Associated With Multiple Cerebral Cavernous Malformations
Brelie, Christian von der; von Lehe, Marec; Raabe, Anna; Niehusmann, Pitt; Urbach, Horst; Mayer, Christian; Elger, Christian Erich; Malter, Michael P.

Safety of Staged Epilepsy Surgery in Children
Roth, Jonathan; Carlson, Chad; Devinsky, Orrin; Harter, David H.; MacAllister, William S.; Weiner, Howard L.

Minocycline Prevents Focal Neurological Deterioration Due to Cerebral Hyperperfusion After Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass for Moyamoya Disease
Fujimura, Miki; Niizuma, Kuniyasu; Inoue, Takashi; Sato, Kenichi; Endo, Hidenori; Shimizu, Hiroaki; Tominaga, Teiji

Pudendal Afferents Mapping in Posterior Sacral Rhizotomies
Ogiwara, Hideki; Morota, Nobuhito

Cerebral Microbleeds in Patients With Acute Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Jeon, Sang-Beom; Parikh, Gunjan; Choi, H. Alex; Badjatia, Neeraj; Lee, Kiwon; Schmidt, J. Michael; Lantigua, Hector; Connolly, E. Sander; Mayer, Stephan A.; Claassen, Jan

Fifty Consecutive Hemispherectomies: Outcomes, Evolution of Technique, Complications, and Lessons Learned
Lew, Sean M.; Koop, Jennifer I.; Mueller, Wade M.; Matthews, Anne E.; Mallonee, Julianne C

Measuring Surgical Outcomes in Subaxial Degenerative Cervical Spine Disease Patients: Minimum Clinically Important Difference as a Tool for Determining Meaningful Clinical Improvement
Auffinger, Brenda; Lam, Sandi; Shen, Jingjing; Roitberg, Ben Z.

Does 30-Day Readmission Affect Long-term Outcome Among Glioblastoma Patients?
Nuño, Miriam; Ly, Diana; Ortega, Alicia; Sarmiento, J. Manuel; Mukherjee, Debraj; Black, Keith L.; Patil, Chirag G.

RESEARCH-ANIMAL

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Conditionally Safe Neurostimulation Leads: Investigation of the Maximum Safe Lead Tip Temperature
Coffey, Robert J.; Kalin, Ron; Olsen, James M.

CASE REPORT

Resolution of Diminished Olfactory Sensation After Treatment of Bilateral Ophthalmic Segment Aneurysms With Flow Diversion: Case Report
Kelkar, Prashant S.; Chaaban, Mohamad R.; Walters, Beverly C.; Woodworth, Bradford A.; Deveikis, John P.; Harrigan, Mark R.

JOURNAL CLUB

Journal Club: The Epidemiology of Admissions of Nontraumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in the United States
Bogason, Einar T.; Anderson, Brian; Brandmeir, Nicholas J.; Church, Ephraim W.; Cooke, Jonathon; Davies, Gareth M.; Hussain, Namath; Patel, Akshal S.; Payne, Russell; Rohatgi, Pratik; Sieg, Emily; Zalatimo, Omar; Ziu, Endrit

Response to Journal Club: The Epidemiology of Admissions of Nontraumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in the United States
Rincon, Fred

CORRESPONDENCE

Open Ulnar Nerve Decompression Using Small Incision and Alternate Positioning
Sener, Süleyman; Menovsky, Tomas; Kloet, Alfred

In Reply: Open Ulnar Nerve Decompression Using Small Incision and Alternate Positioning
Krishnan, Kartik G.

Failures in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery
Giulioni, Marco; Martinoni, Matteo; Marucci, Gianluca

Is There a Contribution of Anesthesia to the Outcome of the SAMMPRIS Trial?
Jantzen, Jan-Peter A.H.

In Reply: Is There a Contribution of Anesthesia to the Outcome of the SAMMPRIS Trial?
Derdeyn, Colin P.; Fiorella, David; Chimowitz, Marc I.

A New Way to Consider Cerebrovascular Disease Pathogenesis
Jiang, Tianwei