The August Issue of Operative Neurosurgery is Now Online!

The August 2017 issue of Operative 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.

August 2017 Table of Contents


Contralateral Anterior Interhemispheric Approach to Medial Frontal Arteriovenous Malformations: Surgical Technique and Results

Ahmad Hafez, MD, Kunal P. Raygor, MD, Michael T. Lawton, MD

Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery for Cranial Base Chondrosarcomas

Francisco Vaz-Guimaraes, MD, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD, Maria Koutourousiou, MD, Ronald L. Hamilton, MD, Eric W. Wang, MD, Carl H. Snyderman, MD, MBA, Paul A. Gardner, MD

Functional Outcome After Resection of Von Hippel-Lindau Disease-Associated Cauda Equina Hemangioblastomas: An Observational Cohort Study

Edward H. Oldfield, MD, Russell R. Lonser, MD

Surgery After Primary Radiation Treatment for Sporadic Vestibular Schwannomas: Case Series

Steven W. Cheung, MD, Igor J. Barani, MD, Philip V. Theodosopoulos, MD


Subgaleal Retention Sutures: Internal Pressure Dressing Technique for Dolenc Approach

Anthony M. Burrows, MD, Tarek Rayan, MD, Jamie J. Van Gompel, MD

Minimally Invasive Transpalpebral ‘‘Eyelid’’ Approach to Unruptured Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms

Mauricio Mandel, MD, Rafael Tutihashi, MD, PhD, Suzana Abramovicz Mandel, MD, Manoel Jacobsen Teixeira, MD, PhD, Eberval Gadelha Figueiredo, MD, PhD


Technique for Mini-open Decompression of Chiari Type I Malformation in Adults

Peyman Pakzaban, MD


Efficacy of Endoscopic Fluorescein Video Angiography in Aneurysm Surgery—Novel and Innovative Assessment of Vascular Blood Flow in the Dead Angles of the Microscope

Koji Hashimoto, MD, Hiroyuki Kinouchi, MD, PhD, Hideyuki Yoshioka, MD, PhD, Kazuya Kanemaru, MD, PhD, Masakazu Ogiwara, MD, PhD, Takashi Yagi, MD, PhD, Takuma Wakai, MD, PhD, Yuichiro Fukumoto, MD, PhD

Endoscopic Endonasal Approach to the Ventral Jugular Foramen: Anatomical Basis, Technical Considerations, and Clinical Series

Francisco Vaz-Guimaraes, MD, Ana Carolina I. Nakassa, MD, Paul A. Gardner, MD, Eric W. Wang, MD, Carl H. Snyderman, MD, MBA, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD

Endovascular Treatment of Large and Giant Carotid Aneurysms with Flow-Diverter Stents Alone or in Combination with Coils: A Multicenter Experience and Long-Term Follow-up

Maria Chiara Resta, MD, Jo Peter Paul Peluso, MD, Nicola Burdi, MD, Nader Sourour, MD, Francesco Diana, MD, Giulio Guidetti, MD, Frédéric Clarençon, MD, PhD, Gijs Coenraad Bloemsma, MD, Federico Di Maria, MD, Massimo Donatelli, MD, Maurizio Resta, MD


Approaching the Atrium Through the Intraparietal Sulcus: Mapping the Sulcal Morphology and Correlating the Surgical Corridor to Underlying Fiber Tracts

Christos Koutsarnakis, MD, Faidon Liakos, MD, Aristotelis V. Kalyvas, MD, MSc, Evangelia Liouta, MSc, John Emelifeonwu, MD, Theodosis Kalamatianos, PhD, Damianos E. Sakas, MD, PhD, Elizabeth Johnson, PhD, George Stranjalis, MD, PhD

The Infrazygomatic Segment of the Superficial Temporal Artery: Anatomy and Technique for Harvesting a Better Interposition Graft

Ali Tayebi Meybodi, MD, Michael T. Lawton, MD, Ivan El-Sayed, MD, Jason Davies, MD, PhD, Halima Tabani, MD, Xuequan Feng, MD, PhD, Arnau Benet, MD

Endoscopic Endonasal Interdural Middle Fossa Approach to the Maxillary Nerve: Anatomic Considerations and Surgical Relevance

Kumar Abhinav, MD, David Panczykowski, MD, Wei-Hsin Wang, MD, Carl H. Synderman, MD, Paul A. Gardner, MD, Eric W. Wang, MD, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD


Subpectoral Implantation of Internal Pulse Generators for Deep Brain Stimulation: Technical Note for Improved Cosmetic Outcomes

Gabrielle A. White-Dzuro, MD, Wendell Lake, MD, Joseph S. Neimat, MD, MS


Microsurgical Management of Large, Fusiform, Partially Thrombosed Middle Cerebral Artery (M2) Aneurysm with End-to-End M2 Anastomosis: 3-Dimensional Operative Video

Harminder Singh, MD, Harley Brito da Silva, MD, David C. Straus, MD, Mehdi Zeinalizadeh, MD, Laligam N. Sekhar, MD

The Supracerebellar-Transtentorial Approach to Vascular Lesions in the Inferomedial Temporal Lobe: 3-Dimensional Operative Video

Omar Choudhri, MD, Jason Davies, MD, PhD, Michael T. Lawton, MD

Flow Diversion for the Treatment of an Unruptured Paraclinoid Carotid Artery Aneurysm

Brian P. Walcott, MD, Christopher J. Stapleton, MD, Collin M. Torok, MD, Aman B. Patel, MD

Clip Reconstruction of a Recurrent Giant Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysm After Endovascular Coiling: 3-Dimensional Operative Video

Omar Choudhri, MD, Arnau Benet, MD, Michael T. Lawton, MD


Indocyanine Green Videoangiography for Surgery of a Ruptured Dissecting Aneurysm in the Precommunicating Anterior Cerebral Artery: A Technical Case Report

Yasunori Nagai, MD, Masanori Goto, MD, Hiroki Toda, MD, PhD, Namiko Nishida, MD, PhD, Naoya Yoshimoto, MD, Koichi Iwasaki, MD, PhD


Letter: Prepackaged Instrument Kit for Percutaneous Balloon Compression Rhizotomy for the Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia: Improvised Solution for an Unexpected National Supply Shortage

Joshua J. Lim, MD, Bryan M. Ladd, MD, Andrew W. Grande, MD, Stephen J. Haines, MD

Letter: Endoscopic and Gravity-Assisted Resection of Medial Temporo-occipital Lesions Through a Supracerebellar Transtentorial Approach: Technical Notes With Case Illustrations