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Research & Reviews  162 results

Risk stratification of H3 K27M-mutant diffuse midline gliomas based on anatomical locat...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Vuong HG, Le HT et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - The prognostic significance and genetic characteristics of H3 K27M-mutant diffuse midline gliomas (DMGs) in different anatomical locations requires further clarification. In this study, the authors integrated published data to investigate the diff...

A novel online calculator to predict nonroutine discharge, length of stay, readmission,...
The Spine Journal : Official Journal of the North America... Hersh AM, Patel J et. al.

Mar 29th, 2022 - Intramedullary spinal cord tumors (IMSCTs) are rare tumors associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Surgical resection is often indicated for symptomatic lesions but may result in new neurological deficits and decrease quality of life....

Perioperative outcomes and survival after surgery for intramedullary spinal cord tumors...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Spine; Hersh AM, Patel J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2022 - Intramedullary spinal cord tumors (IMSCTs) are rare neoplasms whose treatment is often technically challenging. Given the low volume seen at most centers, perioperative outcomes have been reported infrequently. Here, the authors present the larges...

Managing Central Nervous System Tumors During Pregnancy.
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Continuum (Minneapolis, Minn.); Gatson NTN

Feb 9th, 2022 - This article discusses current recommendations and special considerations for the management of central nervous system (CNS) tumors in pregnant women and provides case vignettes to emphasize important clinical concepts. Given that nearly 60% of al...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Spinal Motor Evoked Potentials in Brain Surgery

Mar 30th, 2015 - During neurosurgical resection of brain tumors within brain areas for motor control, it is important to monitor motor function. For this muscle motor evoked potentials are used. Those are elicited by transcranial and direct cortical stimulation. M...

Chemotherapy Plus Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation in Treating Infants With Malignant Brain or Spinal Cord Tumors

Mar 28th, 2014 - OBJECTIVES: Determine the maximum tolerated dose of thiotepa in infants with malignant brain or spinal cord tumors receiving intensive chemotherapy. Determine the feasibility and toxicity of intensive chemotherapy with peripheral blood stem cell (...

Prevention of Imminent Paralysis Following Spinal Cord Trauma or Ischemia by Minocycline: A Multi-center Study in Israel With IDF Primary Care Involvement

Mar 18th, 2013 - Spinal cord trauma and the consequent paraplegia are possibly among the most devastating injuries in soldiers and during spine surgery, and are significant in the medical, social and financial aspects. Limited mobility, the need for assistance in ...

Tamoxifen, Carboplatin, and Topotecan in Treating Patients With CNS Metastases or Recurrent Brain or Spinal Cord Tumors

Sep 21st, 2011 - OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the systemic and CNS response rates and progression-free and overall survival of patients with epithelial cancer and brain metastases treated with tamoxifen citrate, topotecan hydrochloride, and carboplatin. To evaluate the...

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News  5 results

CyberKnife Real-Time Image-Guided Radiosurgery Treats Spinal Tumors

Apr 29th, 2003 - April 29, 2003 -- The CyberKnife Real-Time Image-Guided Radiosurgery system is safe and effective for spinal tumors not amenable to an open operative approach, according to an oral presentation at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons ...

Misdiagnosing Tick Paralysis Can Lead to Death in 10%
Bruce Jancin

VAIL, COLO. — Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed—with potentially dire consequences—as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

Tick Paralysis Is Easily Treated But Often Missed
Bruce Jancin

VAIL, Colo. - Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed - with potentially dire consequences - as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

Misdiagnosed Tick Paralysis Fatal in About 10% of Cases
Family Practice News; Bruce Jancin

VAIL, COLO. — Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed — with potentially dire consequences — as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

Spontaneous Spinal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage After Severe Coughing

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Introduction: Spinal subarachnoid hemorrhage has many causes including trauma, vascular malformations, aneurysms, spinal cord tumors, coagulation abnormalities, use of anticoagulants, systemic lupus erythematosus...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →