The January 2018 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 2018 Table of Contents


Long-Term Results of Responsive Neurostimulation in Different Seizure Onset Locations

Nathaniel D Sisterson, BA R Mark Richardson, MD, PhD

Order in Chaos: Understanding Intratumoral Heterogeneity in Gliomas by Tracking Tumor Cell Fate

Matei A. Banu, MD Guy M. McKhann, II, MD

Consensus Guidelines for the Treatment of Osteoporosis

Michael Paci, MD Shelby Burks, MD Michael Y Wang, MD

Neutrophil-Guided Drug Delivery for Targeting Residual Glioma Cells

Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

David L. Penn, MD, MS John H. Chi, MD, MPH Mark R. Proctor, MD

Contact Aspiration or Stent Retrieval Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke due to Large Vessel Occlusion

 Robert M. Starke, MD, MSc David J. McCarthy, MD Ricardo J. Komotar, MDE. Sander Connolly, MD

Mitochondrial Transfer Into the Cerebrospinal Fluid in the Setting of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Benjamin Zussman, MD Gregory Weiner, MD Andrew Ducruet, MD



Conventional and Advanced Imaging of Spine Oncologic Disease, Nonoperative Post-treatment Effects, and Unique Spinal Conditions

Falgun H Chokshi, MD, MS Meng Law, MBBS, FRACRWende N Gibbs, MD, MA


Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Hypofractionated Radiotherapy for Glioblastoma

Jennifer L Shah, MD, Gordon Li, MD Jenny L Shaffer, MD, Melissa I Azoulay, MD, Iris C Gibbs, MD, Seema Nagpal, MD, Scott G Soltys, MD


Surgical Treatment vs Nonsurgical Treatment for Brain Arteriovenous Malformations in Patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia: A Retrospective Multicenter Consortium Study

Ali Tayebi Meybodi, MD Helen Kim, PhD Jeffrey Nelson, MS, Steven W Hetts, MD Timo Krings, MD, FRCPC Karel G terBrugge, MD, Marie E Faughnan, MD, MSc Michael T Lawton, MD On Behalf Of The Brain Vascular Malformation Consortium HHT Investigator Group

Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion, Radiofrequency Denervation, and Conservative Management for Sacroiliac Joint Pain: 6-Year Comparative Case Series

Vicente Vanaclocha, MD, PhD Juan Manuel Herrera, MD, Nieves Sáiz-Sapena, MD, PhD, Marlon Rivera-Paz, MD, Francisco Verdú-López, MD


Laser Thermal Ablation for Metastases Failing Radiosurgery: A Multicentered Retrospective Study

Tafadzwa L Chaunzwa, MS, Di Deng, BS Eric C Leuthardt, MD, Stephen B Tatter, MD, PhD, Alireda M Mohammadi, MD, Gene H Barnett, MD, Veronica L Chiang, MD

Developing an Algorithm for Optimizing Care of Elderly Patients With Glioblastoma

Patrick M Flanigan, BS, Arman Jahangiri, BS, Ruby Kuang, MS, Albert Truong, BS, Sarah Choi, BA, Alvin Chou, BS, Annette M Molinaro, PhD, Michael W McDermott, MD, Mitchel S Berger, MD, Manish K Aghi, MD, PhD

Preliminary Study of Tirofiban Infusion in Coil Embolization of Ruptured Intracranial Aneurysms

Chang Hyo Yoon, MD Ho-Won Lee, MD, PhD Young Soo Kim, MD, PhD, Sang Won Lee, MD, PhD, Jeong A Yeom, MD, Jieun Roh, MD, Seung Kug Baik, MD, PhD

Current Practice Trends for Use of Early Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis After Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Laurel J Cherian, MD, MS, Eric E Smith, MD, MPH, Lee H Schwamm, MD, Gregg C Fonarow, MD, Phillip J Schulte, PhD, Ying Xian, MD, PhD, Jingjing Wu, MS, Shyam K Prabhakaran, MD, MS

Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery/Vertebral Artery Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Comparison of Saccular vs Dissecting Aneurysms

Mitchell T Foster, MBChB, MRCS, Amit Herwadkar, FRCR, Hiren C Patel, FRCS (SN), PhD

Granger Causality Analysis of Interictal iEEG Predicts Seizure Focus and Ultimate Resection

Eun-Hyoung Park, PhD, Joseph R Madsen, MD