April 2014 Issue of Neurosurgery is Now Online

04 April 2014The April 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.

April 2014 Table of Contents:


Calcitriol Enhances 5-Aminolevulinic Acid-Induced Fluorescence and the Effect of Photodynamic Therapy in Human Glioma
Parry, Phillip V.; Engh, Johnathan A.

Connectivity Features for Identifying Cognitive Impairment in Presymptomatic Carotid Stenosis
Panczykowski, David M.; Monaco, Edward A. III; Friedlander, Robert M.

Therapeutic Disruption of the Blood Brain Barrier in Metastasis
Jandial, Rahul; Neman, Josh; Chen, Mike Y.

Practice Makes Efficient: The Low Metabolic Cost of Expertise
Banks, Garrett P.; Mikell, Charles B.; Mckhann, Guy M.

Lies and Statistics: Study Advocates Caution in Interpreting Tests of Human Neural Responses
Basu, I.; Anderson, WS

A Biological Approach to Treating Brain Arteriovenous Malformations
Zammar, Samer G.; El Tecle, Najib E.; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y.; Mcclendon, Jamal Jr; Comair, Youssef G.; Bendok, Bernard R.

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

Statins for Disc Degeneration
Gologorsky, Yakov; Chi, John


Use of High-Field Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Enhance the Extent of Resection of Enhancing and Nonenhancing Gliomas
Mohammadi, Alireza Mohammad; Sullivan, T. Barrett; Barnett, Gene H.; Recinos, Violette; Angelov, Lilyana; Kamian, Kambiz; Vogelbaum, Michael A.

Preconditioning Effect on Cerebral Vasospasm in Patients With Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Kim, Young Woo; Zipfel, Gregory J.; Ogilvy, Christopher S.; Pricola, Katie L.; Welch, Babu G.; Shakir, Nabeel; Patel, Bhuvic; Reavey-Cantwell, John F.; Kelman, Craig R.; Albuquerque, Felipe C.; Kalani, M. Yashar S.; Hoh, Brian L.

Using Higher Isodose Lines for Gamma Knife Treatment of 1 to 3 Brain Metastases Is Safe and Effective
Shiue, Kevin; Barnett, Gene H.; Suh, John H.; Vogelbaum, Michael A.; Reddy, Chandana A.; Weil, Robert J.; Angelov, Lilyana; Neyman, Gennady; Chao, Samuel T.

Proton Beam Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Pediatric Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
Walcott, Brian P.; Hattangadi-Gluth, Jona A.; Stapleton, Christopher J.; Ogilvy, Christopher S.; Chapman, Paul H.; Loeffler, Jay S.


Comparative Effectiveness of 3-Dimensional vs 2-Dimensional and High-Definition vs Standard-Definition Neuroendoscopy: A Preclinical Randomized Crossover Study
Marcus, Hani J.; Hughes-Hallett, Archie; Cundy, Thomas P.; Di Marco, Aimee; Pratt, Philip; Nandi, Dipankar; Darzi, Ara; Yang, Guang-Zhong

Elucidating the Severity of Preclinical Traumatic Brain Injury Models: A Role for Functional Assessment?
Turner, Ryan C.; VanGilder, Reyna L.; Naser, Zachary J.; Lucke-Wold, Brandon P.; Bailes, Julian E.; Matsumoto, Rae R.; Huber, Jason D.; Rosen, Charles L.

The Dentate Nucleus and Its Projection System in the Human Cerebellum: The Dentate Nucleus Microsurgical Anatomical Study
Akakin, Akin; Peris-Celda, Maria; Kilic, Turker; Seker, Askin; Gutierrez-Martin, Antonio; Rhoton, Albert Jr

Intraobserver and Interobserver Agreement in Visual Inspection for Xanthochromia: Implications for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Diagnosis, Computed Tomography Validation Studies, and…
Marshman, Laurence A.G.; Duell, Ryan; Rudd, Donna; Johnston, Ross; Faris, Cassandra


Endoscopic Transventricular Transaqueductal Magendie and Luschka Foraminoplasty for Hydrocephalus
Torres-Corzo, Jaime; Sánchez-Rodríguez, Juan; Cervantes, Dominic; Rodríguez-Della Vecchia, Roberto; Muruato-Araiza, Fernando; Hwang, Steven W.; Rangel-Castilla, Leonardo

Dorsal Column Mapping via Phase Reversal Method: The Refined Technique and Clinical Applications
Nair, Dinesh; Kumaraswamy, Vishakhadatta M.; Braver, Diana; Kilbride, Ronan D.; Borges, Lawrence F.; Simon, Mirela V.


High Response Rates and Prolonged Survival in Patients With Corticotroph Pituitary Tumors and Refractory Cushing Disease From Capecitabine and Temozolomide (CAPTEM): A Case Series
Zacharia, Brad E.; Gulati, Anthony P.; Bruce, Jeffrey N.; Carminucci, Arthur S.; Wardlaw, Sharon L.; Siegelin, Markus; Remotti, Helen; Lignelli, Angela; Fine, Robert L.


Reply to the Comment on the Article “National Variability in Intracranial Pressure Monitoring and Craniotomy for Children With Moderate to Severe Traumatic Brain Injury”
Van Cleve, William; Vavilala, Monica S.

In Reply: Reply to the Comment on the Article “National Variability in Intracranial Pressure Monitoring and Craniotomy for Children With Moderate to Severe Traumatic Brain Injury”
Maas, Andrew I.R.

Reply to the Comment on the Article “Selective-Targeted Extra-Intracranial Bypass Surgery in Complex Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms: Correctly Identifying the Recipient Artery…
Esposito, Giuseppe; Regli, Luca

Simulating Ventriculostomy
Phillips, Nicholas I.; John, Nigel W.

In Reply: Simulating Ventriculostomy
Lobel, Darlene A.; Schirmer, Clemens M.; Elder, J. Bradley; Roitberg, Ben