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2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting
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Watch recorded sessions from the 2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, including the Plenary Sessions, Section Sessions, International Symposium and more. The collection contains more than 350 presentations and 80 hours of recorded content.
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New Targets for DBS for Movement Disorders
Controversies in the Management of the Thoraco-lumbar Pott's Disease
Welcome: Presidential Greeting
The History and Culture of New Orleans
Ronald L. Bittner Lecture: Historical and Future Perspectives in Brain Tumor Therapy - Through the Surgeon’s and Patient’s Eyes
516. Alterations to Information Transmission in the Brain following Spinal Cord Injury: A Resting-State Functional Connectivity Analysis
536. Immediate Restoration of Voluntary Movement with Epidural Spinal Cord Stimulation in Two Patients with Paraplegia
552. The need for Intensive Care Unit level of care in patients undergoing craniosynostosis surgery
558. P2Y12 Precision in Therapeutic Monitoring of Dual Anti-Platelet Therapy for Flow Diversion of Cerebral Aneurysms
572. Professional Athlete Performance Decline Following Concussion: an analysis of three major sports
Service and Healthcare Policy
New Orleans Rising – Hurricane Katrina and its Aftermath – Presented by Dr. David Kline
Raymond M. Donaghy Lecture: The Art of Aneurysm Clipping: Uncertainty Versus Toxic Doubtlessness
David G. Kline Lecture: Nerves and the NOLA Connection
Update: Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Functional Brain Mapping: Moving Beyond "Show Me 2 Fingers"
The Relevance of Metastatic Spinal Tumors to a Neurosurgeon: Disease Prevalence and Survival in a New Era of Oncological Treatments
The History of Louisiana Neurosurgery – Presented by Dr. Anil Nanda
2018/2019 AANS President
Robotic Spine Surgery: The Future
John Loeser Lecture: Opioids in a World of Hurt
Lipomyelomeningocele: How I do It
723. The Addition of Choroid Plexus Cauterization May Reduce Post-Hemispherectomy Hydrocephalus: Early UCLA Experience
Neurosurgery for OCD: Stimulation or Ablation?
SCIWORA in Children
Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF) Update
505. Systemic and Local Immunosuppression In Patients With High-Grade Meningiomas
517. Kyphoplasty Intraoperative Radiation Therapy: A New Treatment Paradigm for Spinal Metastasis – Phase I/II Clinical Trial
537. Cranial Nerve Outcomes after Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Skull Base Meningiomas
553. Sports-Related Concussions and Resulting Occipital Headaches: The Role of Posterior Scalp Nerve Decompression
559. How to improve obliteration rates during volume staged stereotactic radiosurgery for large arteriovenous malformations
573. CT evidence of brainstem hemorrhage does not lead to worsened long term outcomes in severe traumatic brain injury
Scientific Session VII: AANS/CSNS Socioeconomic, Question and Answer Session I
Rhoton Family Lecture
600. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Phosphorylates Neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase at Ser1412 in the Dentate Gyrus of the Rat Brain
Point/Counterpoint Session: MR Neurography vs. Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Surgery - First Panelist
2018-19 Codman Award Winner Announcement
Trial Design in Functional Neurosurgery
Advancements in Spinal Oncological Surgery: The Importance of Separation Surgery
Theodore Kurze Lecture
The Sir Victor Horsley Lecture in History of Neurosurgery
Robotic Spine Surgery: Not Ready for Primetime
AANS/CNS Section on Pain, Question and Answer Session I
Lipomyelomeningocele: How I do It_2
History and Potential Future Applications of Oncolytic Virus Therapy
Deep Brain Stimulation of the Superolateral Medial Forebrain Bundle (sIMFB-DBS) in Depression
Subaxial Cervical Trauma in Adults
Pain and Narcotic Addiction in Neurosurgery
500. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) decreases postoperative opioid use in elective spinal and peripheral nerve surgery
506. Genotype Based Local Targeted Therapy for Glioma
518. Predictive Factors of Survival in a Surgical Series of Metastatic Epidural Spinal Cord Compression and a Complete External Validation of Eight Multivariable Scoring Systems in a Prospective North American Multi-Centre Study
538. Hearing the Written Word: Listening and Reading Recruit Shared Lexical Semantic Networks
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer Session I
560. Brain Functional Reconfiguration And Cognitive Impairment in Adult Moyamoya Disease: a Resting-state FMRI Study
574. Complication Rates of PICC and CVC Lines in the Neuro-Intensive Care Unit: a randomized trial
585. Surgeon Annual and Cumulative Volumes Predict Early Postoperative Outcomes After Brain Tumor Resection
Complete 6-Month Primary Endpoint Results from the Prospective INSPIRE Study of the Investigational Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ in Acute Thoracic Complete Spinal Cord Injury
601. Outcomes and management of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) in patients with ventricular assist devices (VAD)
Point/Counterpoint Session: MR Neurography vs. Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Surgery - Second Panelist
2017 Codman Neurotrauma Research Award Presentation
Modeling Brain Anatomy and Function to Simulate and Guide Surgery
Laser Ablation for Spinal Tumors
724. Excavation and not Ulceration Best Describes the Process of Plaque Degradation
AANS Section on the History of Neurological Surgery, Question and Answer Session I
Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Without Neuro Deficit: Percutaneous Fixation is Superior
Non-opioid Pharmacotherapy for Pain
Lipomyelomeningocele: How I do It_3
Oncolytic Adenoviruses: Clinical Trials and the Delivery Problem
Epilepsy Surgery in Africa: The Moroccan Experience
Prevalence of Concomitant Traumatic Cranio-spinal Injury! A systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Peripheral Nerve Disease – Making Sense Out of Neurological Testing
501. ASL Perfusion Imaging of the Frontal Lobes Predicts the Occurrence and Resolution of Posterior Fossa Syndrome
507. Analysis of Mutational Processes in 23 Adult Hemispheric Diffuse Gliomas Identifies DNA-Damage Repair Deficiency as a Major Contributor to Gliomagenesis.
519. Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Seeded High-Density Collagen Gel For Annular Repair: In Vivo Sheep Study
539. Sphenopalatine Ganglion Stimulation Elicits a Frequency and Time-Dependent Effect on Blood-Brain Barrier Permeability
554. Risk-Adjusted Overall Survival for Pediatric High Grade Astrocytomas by Location and Treatment in a National Cohort
Yasargil Lecture: Mastery and Legacy in Cerebrovascular Surgery: The Art in the Skill, and the Skill in the Art
575. Effects of combined neural stem cell therapy and treadmill training on functional recovery, cyst formation and astrogliosis after cervical spinal cord injury
586. Topical vancomycin reduces hospital costs associated with surgical-site infections in craniotomy
INTREPID: A Prospective, Double Blinded, Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluating Deep Brain Stimulation with a New Multiple Source, Constant Current Rechargeable System in Parkinson’s disease
602. Effect of Treatment Period on Outcomes after Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Arteriovenous Malformations: An International Multicenter Study
Peripheral Nerve Interfaces for Amputees
626. A Football Helmet Prototype That Reduces Linear and Rotational Acceleration Through the Addition of an Outer Shell
Computational Modeling to Predict Functional Neurosurgery Outcomes
Multidisciplinary Management of Primary Spinal Tumors
725. Observation of Cortical Spreading Depolarizations after Chronic Subdural Hematoma Evacuation
Vesalius Award 700. Travels to the Tropics: “Deutschtum” and Fedor Krause’s visits to Brazil
Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Without Neuro Deficit: Open Fixation is Superior
Pharmacogenomics and Pain Control
AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Question and Answer Session I
Oncolytic Adenoviruses and Immunotherapy for Gliomas
Individualizing Surgery for Patients with Spasticity
Craniocervical Junction Trauma
Neurosurgery in the Geriatric Patient
502. Single-Neuronal Basis for Interactive Social Behavior in a Primate Model
508. Convolutional Neural Networks Provide Rapid Intraoperative Diagnosis Of Neurosurgical Specimens Imaged With Stimulated Raman Histology
Scientific Session II: Spine, Question and Answer Session I
540. Structural connectivity associated with effective capsulotomy lesion volumes for refractory OCD
555. Biomechanical Finite Element Analysis of the Developing Craniocervical Junction
Prospective Clinical Trials in Neurovascular Surgery: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
576. Decompressive Craniectomy Impairs Glymphatic Circulation: Syndrome of the Trephined
587. Creation of Academic Neurosurgery Leaders: Characteristics and Career Outcomes of AANS/NREF Research Award Recipients
613. The Roles of Rhythm and Prediction in Speech Perception
603. Reduction in Radiation and Contrast Dose Using Time-Resolved MRA prior to Angiography for Diagnosis of Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae
645. Selective Peripheral Denervation for Cervical Dystonia: Experience in 110 cases using a Muscle-Splitting Lateral Approach
627. Effect of Platelet Dysfunction on Outcomes in Traumatic Brain Injury
Neurosurgical Face-off: Neuromodulation for Pain
Interactive Spinal Tumor Board Discussion: Multidisciplinary Approach to Different Tumors - Pane
Richard C. Schneider Lecture
701. Victor Horsley and Surgical Management of Firearm Injuries of the Head
Outpatient Unilateral Cervical Radiculopathy: Posterior Foraminotomy is Procedure of Choice
Legal Implications of Opioid Policy on the Clinician
Topic Review: Pediatric Blunt Cerebrovascular Injuries - Imaging and Management Update
GBM Clinical Trials with Viral Based Gene Therapies: Resurrection of an Old Paradigm
Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery in Developing Countries: Experience of Niger
Shifting Paradigms in the Surgical Treatment of Cervical Spine Degenerative Disease Related to Age
The Advanced Practitioner in the Neuro ICU – Expanding the Role
503. Spinal cord stimulation reduces opiate use in patients with chronic pain
509. Whole Exome and Targeted Sequencing of Adult Infiltrating Astrocytomas: Experience at a Single Institution
520. Potential of Human NP-like Cells Derived From Umbilical Cord to Treat Degenerative Disc Disease: Novel Mechanism for Disk Regeneration
541. Increased Dynamic Modularity of the Fronto-Temporo-Limbic Network Precedes Enhanced Task Performance
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer Session II
Two-year safety and clinical outcomes in chronic ischemic stroke patients after implantation of modified bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (SB623): a phase 1/2a study
577. Automated Eye Tracking For Detection of Blast Brain Injury After a Natural Gas Explosion
588. A Prospective Multicenter Study Evaluating the Time Burden of Neurothrombectomy Call on Physicians
614. Change in policy allowing overlapping surgery decreases length of stay in an academic, safety-net hospital
604. Genome Wide Analysis of Penumbral Infarction in Ischemic Stroke
Peripheral Nerve Surgery Education/Service Ratio
628. Preoperative Risk Score Predicts 30-day Mortality Following Emergency Surgery for Intracranial Hemorrhage
Neurosurgical Face-off: Ablative Procedures for Pain
636. Hypopituitarism after Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Pituitary Adenomas: A Multicenter, International Study
726. Initial Provider Type is Associated with Opiate Use in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Low Back Pain
702. Astronaut Michael Collins; Apollo 8 and the Anterior Cervical Fusion that Changed the History of the Human Spaceflight
Outpatient Unilateral Cervical Radiculopathy: Cervical Artificial Disc is the Procedure of Choice
AANS/CNS Section on Pain, Question and Answer Session II
AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Question and Answer Session II
Oncolytic HSV and Immunotherapy for Adults and Children with Glioma
Pathological Network in Essential Tremor and Surgical Implications
Risk of Cement Leakage and Pulmonary Embolism by Bone Cement Augmented Pedicle Screw Fixation of the Thoracolumbar Spine
Hydrocephalus Update - It's Always the Shunt!
AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery
510. The Risk of Malignancy after Stereotactic Radiosurgery
521. An Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery-Geriatric Co-Care Model Reduces Time to Initiation of Post-operative Oral Narcotic Pain Regiment in Elderly Patients Undergoing Deformity Correction Surgery
542. Asymmetric Development of Lesions from Stereotactic Radiosurgical Capsulotomy for Refractory OCD
556. Quantitative Arteriovenous Malformation Scales Better Predict Early Outcomes in Pediatric Patients after Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Transradial Approach for Complex Anterior and Posterior Circulation Interventions: Technical Nuances & Feasibility of Using Current Devices
578. Complications Predicting Perioperative Mortality in Patients Undergoing Craniotomy: an ACS-NSQIP Analysis
589. Aneurysms in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease; High Rates of De Novo Formation and Screening Failures
JNS Update
605. Study of Thymosin alpha 1 and its effect in postoperative ICH patients
Report from 2016 Kline Research Awardee: Neuroanatomical Analysis of Distal Surcharge End-to-Side Nerve Repair for In-continuity Nerve Injury in Rodents
629. Bedside Wearable Mixed Reality Holograms Guide External Ventricular Drain Insertion
617. GABAergic Basal Ganglia Output Modulates Tonic and Burst Modes of Thalamic Neurons
637. MEG Imaging of Recurrent Gliomas Reveals Functional Plasticity of Language Networks
727. Development of an Intraoperative Electrophysiological Monitoring Simulator for a Peripheral Nerve Schwannoma Model
703. Neurosurgery in Albania Started with Walter Lehman
AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves - Spine Section Session, Question and Answer Session I
710. Long-Term Pain Relief Rates After Failed Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgia: A Prospective Comparison of First-time Microvascular Decompression and Repeat Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Malpractice Litigation in Pediatric Neurosurgery: Perspectives and Avoidance
759. Microglia-glioblastoma interactions influence clinical survival
Stereotactic and Functional Panel/Case Discussions
Regenerative and Reconstructive Approaches to the Lumbar Disc
Management of Non-Accidental trauma: Clinical, Ethical & Legal perspectives
Distinguished Service Award
511. CRISPR Improved: Inducible CRISPR-Interference Achieves Specific and Reversible PIKE-A Silencing in Glioblastoma
522. Improvement in Ames-ISSG Cervical Deformity Classification Modifier Grades Correlate to Clinical Improvement and Likelihood of Reaching MCID in Multiple Metrics: Series of 73 Patients with 1 Year Follow-Up
543. Induction and Quantification of Plasticity in Human Cortical Networks
557. Incidence of Cervicomedullary Decompression in Patients with Achondroplasia: A Large, National Database Analysis
561. Risk of branch occlusion and ischemic complications with Pipeline Embolization Device in treatment of posterior circulation aneurysms
579. Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Bone Flap Resorption in Patients with Cranioplasty after Decompressive Craniectomy
Serving Neurosurgery - A Primer for all Ages
International Lifetime Recognition Award
606. Comparison of three-dimensional intraoperative digital subtraction angiography with intraoperative indocyanine green video angiography during intracranial aneurysm surgery
607. Peroneal Nerve Decompression: Institutional Review and Meta-analysis to Identify Predictors of Surgical Outcomes
Introduction to the Charles Tator Lecture
618. Outcomes of a Prospective, Multi-center International Registry of DBS for Parkinson's Disease
638. Stereotactic Radiosurgery for the Management of Acromegaly: Outcomes of a Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study
Humanitarian Award
704. Insights into the Past And Future of Atlantoaxial Stabilization Techniques
Minimally Invasive Adult Deformity Surgery: Indications and Complication Avoidance
711. Effects of Subthalamic Deep Brain Stimulation With Gabapentin and Morphine on Mechanical and Thermal Thresholds in 6-Hydroxydopamine Lesioned Rats
Malpractice Litigation in Pediatric Neurosurgery: Perspectives and Avoidance_2
760. Outcomes of Adoptive Cell Transfer with Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes for Metastatic Melanoma Patients with and without Brain Metastases
Medulloblastomas in the Era of Molecular Biology: A Challenge for Developing Countries
Spine Panel/Case Discussions
Endocrinology in Neurosurgery
AANS Presidential Address
512. RNA Deconvolution Reveals Distinctive Immunogenetic Landscapes in Nf2 and non-Nf2 Meningiomas
523. Electrical Stimulation and White Matter Following Spinal Cord Injury in Rats
595. Seizure Outcomes and Cognitive Deficits Following Laser Interstitial Thermal Ablation in Mesial Temporal Epilepsy Patients
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer Session III
562. Trends in Interhospital Transfers and Mechanical Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke
596. Early VTE Chemoprophylaxis in TBI Patients Is Safe and Effective
Scientific Session VII: AANS/CSNS Socioeconomic, Question and Answer Session II
615. Evaluation of Durable Response Rate in the Post-Resection Setting and Association with Survival in Patients with Recurrent High Grade Glioma who Received Vocimagene Amiretroprepvec and 5-Fluorocytosine Treatment
Point/Counterpoint Session: Asymptomatic Carotid Disease - First Panelist
608. The Accessory Obturator Nerve: An Anatomical Study with Relevance to Anterior and Lateral Approaches to the Lumbosacral Spine
Charles Tator Lecture: Spinal Cord Injury: A 40-year Perspective
619. A closed loop deep brain stimulation system for essential tremor
639. Intraoperative Assessment of Meningioma Proliferative Potential Revealed Intratumoral Heterogeneity and Its Relevance to Biological Characteristics
Van Wagenen Lecture: Jumpstarting Your Career in Neurosurgery
705. Louise Eisenhardt’s Personal Notes: how she and “Dr C” collected data and followed patients
Sagittal Imbalance Correction: Lateral ALL Release versus PSO
712. Spinal Cord Stimulation at 10 kHz for Treatment of Chronic Upper Limb and Neck Pain
AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Question and Answer Session III
761. Tumor-Induced Immunosuppression Promotes Brain Metastasis in Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Radionuclide Shuntography for the Evaluation of Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunt in Children with Hydrocephalus
Planning Microsurgical Treatment of AVMS
400. Interdisciplinary care model Decreases Use of Critical Care Services After corrective Surgery for Adult Degenerative Scoliosis
513. Glioma Stem Cells Driven by Distinct BMI-1 and EZH2 Transcriptional Pathways Targeted Separately or Synergistically
Scientific Session II: Spine, Question and Answer Session II
544. Long-term Seizure Dynamics Detected Using a Novel Analytic Platform in Responsive Neural Stimulation for Epilepsy
Donald D. Matson Lecture: Pediatric Neurosurgery - a 50 year perspective
563. Analysis of Wide-Neck Aneurysms in the Barrow Ruptured Aneurysm Trial
580. CSF biomarkers correlate with results of neuropsychological testing in patients with chronic traumatic brain injury
590. Assessing the Promise of Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery—A Matched Analysis of Clinical and Socioeconomic Outcomes
616. Modified Risk Prediction Model for the Open Treatment of Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysms in Japan: UCAS-Treat result and model verification using UCAS II outcome
Point/Counterpoint Session: Asymptomatic Carotid Disease - Second Panelist
609. Efficacy of Keyhole Approach to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome under Ambulatory Strategy
630. Aggressive Surgical Treatment and Critical Care Are Associated With Improved Neurologic Recovery in Complete SCI
620. Double-blind Randomized Trial of V1 Trigeminal Stimulation for Refractory Major Depression
640. Repeat Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Cushing’s Disease: Outcomes of an International, Multicenter Study
728. American Views of Sir Victor Horsley in Cushing's Era
706. The History of the Operating Microscope in Neurosurgery: Spectacles to Virtual Reality
Adult Deformity Surgery in the Osteoporotic Spine
766. Subthalamic Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation Combined with Duloxetine Changes Pain Behavior in Parkinsonian Rats
715. Shunt Infection Rate in Sub-Saharan Africa in a Randomized Controlled Trial of the Bactiseal Universal Shunt
762. Activation of Canonical EGFR Pathway in Cushing’s Disease
Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumours - Astrocytomas
Tears and Smiles in Cerebrovascular Surgery: Open Versus Endovascular Management of Ruptured Aneurysms
401. Nursing Efforts in Spine and Peripheral Nerve Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Pathway Implementation and Outcomes
514. Multi-agent vs. Single-agent Intraventricular Chemotherapy for Patients with Neoplastic Meningitis (NM): Changing the Reputation of a Fearsome Disease
524. Utility of Neuromonitoring During Lumbar Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy for Adult Spinal Deformity
545. Mesial temporal lobe and cingulate event-related potentials signal memory recall errors
Comparison of the Efficacy Two Tranexamic Acid Dosage Regimes for Craniosynostosis Surgery. Multi-center Randomized Controlled Equivalency Trial
564. Vascular Targeting Causing Thrombosis in an Arteriovenous Malformation Animal Model
581. Effect Of Surgical Treatment On Isolated Acute Traumatic Axis Fractures In Older US Adults
591. Coding discrepancies between surgeons and employed coders
CNS Update
Point/Counterpoint Session: Asymptomatic Carotid Disease - Third Panelist
610. Distal Peroneal Nerve Decompression after Sciatic Nerve Injury Secondary to Total Hip Arthroplasty
631. Predicting Venous Thromboembolic Complications following Neurological Surgery Procedures
621. Gamma and Theta Band Power Increases in the Anterior and Posterior Hippocampus Predict Successful Episodic Memory Formation
641. In Silico Identification of Neo-Antigens in a High-Grade Pediatric Brain Tumor Cohort Utilizing Next-Generation Sequencing: Pilot Study of a Discovery Pipeline for Immunotherapy Targets
729. Prospective Multicenter Study Comparing Surgical Outcomes of Microscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery and Fully Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery Techniques for Nonfunctioning Pituitary Adenomas (TRANSSPHER Study)
707. Why Did Psychosurgery Fail the First Time Around?
Spine Tumor Surgery in the Elderly
713. Compensation for Neuropathic Hyperexcitability in Peripheral Nerves Ultimately Fails
716. Optic Nerve Diffusion Tensor Abnormality in Children Presenting Acutely with Hydrocephalus
763. Antitumor Efficacy Of Anti-PDL-1 In ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Adenomas: An Immunotherapeutic Approach For Cushing’s Disease
Modeling Neurological Diseases Using Stem Cell Technology
Interest and Limitations of the Near-infrared ICG Videoangiography in Aneurysm Clipping
521. An Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery-Geriatric Co-Care Model Reduces Time to Initiation of Post-operative Oral Narcotic Pain Regiment in Elderly Patients Undergoing Deformity Correction Surgery
515. Integrative Analysis Implicates MYC and MAX in Functional Pituitary Adenomas
525. Patient History of Anemia is an Independent Predictor of 30-Day Readmission in Elderly (≥60 Years Old) Spine Deformity Patients After Elective Spinal Fusion
546. Granger causality analysis reveals a novel thalamic target for DBS treatment of a patient with acquired hemidystonia
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer Session IV
565. PHASES Score Applied to a Prospective Cohort of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Patients
582. Treatment of traumatic brain injury with vepoloxamer (purified Poloxamer 188) improves functional recovery in rats
592. Cost Savings Associated with the Introduction of a Standardized Perioperative Protocol for Endoscopic Trans-Sphenoidal Pituitary Surgery: A Cost-Benefit Analysis
Cushing Medalist
AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section, Question and Answer Session
611. Selective Neurotomy for Spasticity: A Single Center Experience
632. Lumbar Puncture Feasibility in the Presence of Cerebral Mass Effect
622. A Prospective Trial of Magnetic Resonance guided Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy for Essential Tremor: Results at the 2-year Follow-up
642. Unique Nascent RNA Sequences that Distinguish Normal Brain and Malignant Gliomas
708. Physician Signers of the Declaration of Independence: Implications for Service for today's Neurosurgical Leaders
C1-2 Fractures in the Elderly
714. Is Pain Relief Efficacy After Cingulotomy Dependent on Lesion Number?
767. De novo mutations in inhibitors of Wnt, BMP, and Ras/ERK signaling pathways in non-syndromic midline craniosynostosis
764. Comparison of Intraoperative Imaging with Receptor-specific versus Passive Delivery of Near-Infrared Dyes in Human Pituitary Adenoma Surgery
CVJ Anomalies and Skeletal Dysplasias in Children
Bypass Surgery… 50 Years Plus: Past, Present, Future
403. Low Dose Steroid Use (Medrol Dose Pack) after Lumbar Laminectomy and/or Discectomy Surgery to Decrease Post-Operative Pain and Narcotic Use.
Whole-Sellar Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Cushing’s Disease: Results from a Multicenter, International Cohort Study
526. Predictive factors leading to readmission within 30 days in patients undergoing surgery for spinal metastases
547. Analysis of Thermal Damage Estimates for the Prediction of Mesiotemporal Laser Ablation Zones
The Shunting Holy Grail: Decreasing Shunt Revisions
566. Bypass surgery for the treatment of Complex aneurysms in 71 patients
583. Predictors of Primary Autograft Cranioplasty Survival and Resorption after Craniectomy
593. Cost-Utility Analysis of Cervical Deformity Surgeries Using One-Year Outcomes
Cushing Orator
Cerebrovascular Section Business Meeting
612. Mathematical model of perineural tumor spread - pilot study on 2 cases
633. Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage in the Setting of 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
623. Trial of Convection-Enhanced Delivery of Muscimol in Patients with Medically-Intractable Epilepsy
643. ABC Transporter Inhibition Plus Vessel Permeability Reduction Enhances the Efficacy of CED in DIPG
709. The Neurosurgery Ancestry Tree
Cervical Osteomyelitis and Kyphosis Correction
717. Calgary Shunt Protocol, an Adaptation of the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Shunt Protocol Reduces Risk of Shunt Infection in Children
765. Treatment response assessment maps (TRAMs): increased/decreased sensitivity to tumor/treatment-effects as a function of time post contrast injection
Outcome of Combined Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy + Choroid Plexus Cauterization in Childhood Hydrocephalus
Microsurgical Management of Unruptured AVMs: Results from a 1999-2016 Series
404. Pathway for Omitting ICU Level of Care Following Craniotomy for Resection of Supra-tentorial Brain Tumors
Glioblastoma comprises of two molecularly distinct immunological signatures
527. Correlation of The Spinal Instability Neoplastic Score (SINS) Individual Components With Patient-Reported Outcomes Following Surgery
548. Robot-Guided Stereotaxy for Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery: An Initial Experience
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer Session V
567. Defining Long-Term Clinical Outcomes and Risks of Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) for Brainstem Cavernous Malformations
584. The rise of the Acinetobacter baumannii: A meta-analysis on role of intra-thecal anti-microbial therapy in reduction of mortality
594. Neurosurgery Medical Profession Liability Claims in the United States
634. Expression of Autophagy Signaling Molecules in Chronic Subdural Hematoma Outer Membranes
624. Electrophysiologic Mapping of Cortical Networks Activated by Dorsal vs. Ventral Subthalamic Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation
644. SYMPHONY: A Novel Synergistic Nanotechnology-Based Platform for the Improvement of Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy
AANS Section on the History of Neurological Surgery, Question and Answer Session II
718. Exome Sequencing Defines the Molecular Pathogenesis of Vein of Galen Malformation
769. The Development of a Technical Skills Test for Objective Assessment in Neuroendoscopic Education
Brain Tumors in Teens - How to Deal with Strange Pathological Findings
Intracranial Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas Characteristics, Treatment and Long Term Outcome
405. Glioblastoma Readmission Risk Score: Estimating 30 Day Readmission Risk after Glioblastoma Resection
Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders in Pseudarthrosis
549. Clinical Outcomes associated with robot-assisted DBS placement into the STN in patients with Parkinson's disease
Career Reflections
568. Phase I clinical trial of intracerebral transplantation using BMSC against acute ischemic stroke
Favorable Functional Recovery from Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Beyond Six Months
635. Cerebrospinal Fluid Concentrations of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor as a Potential Biomarker of Vasospasm in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
625. Distinct cortical regions mediate improvements in individual motor symptoms after subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease
719. The Global Incidence and Prevalence of Hydrocephalus
768. Enhanced 5-ALA induced Fluorescence in Hormone Secreting Pituitary Adenomas
Match Making in Global Pediatric Neurosurgery
Cerebrovascular Panel/Case Discussions
Scientific Session II: Spine, Question and Answer Session III
550. Clinical Outcomes in a Large Series of Subtemporal Selective Amygdalohippocampectomies for Medically Refractory Epilepsy
Point/Counterpoint Session: Pediatric Skull Base Surgery: Expanded Endonasal Approaches
569. European Multicenter Study for Evaluation of a Dual Layer Flow Diverting Stent for Treatment of wide neck Intracranial Aneurysms: The EuFRED Study
J. Douglas Miller Lecture: A Novel Drug for the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury
720. Lumbar Disc Herniation Requiring Microdiscectomy in the Pediatric Population: Risk Factors, Presentation and Functional Outcomes
Pediatric Panel/Case Discussions
Treatment of Large Vestibular Schwannomas: How to Improve Facial Function Preservation?
Sonntag Lecture: Evolving Concepts of Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
597. Temporal lobectomy for seizure control: outcomes and predictors of seizure recurrence
Point/Counterpoint Session: Pediatric Skull Base Surgery: Open Approaches
570. Transvenous Curative Embolization of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation: Prospective Cohort Study
721. Non-surgical Treatment to Prevent Post-hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus of Prematurity
Individualized Treatment of TBI in the Era of Precision Medicine
Surgery for Posterior Fossa Tumors: Our Experience
528. Chiari Malformation Clusters Describe Differing Presence of Concurrent Anomalies based on Chiari Type
551. Comparative Analysis of Subdural Grids vs. Stereo-Electroencephalography in the Evaluation of Intractable Epilepsy
Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics, Question and Answer VI
571. Wide Bifurcation Morphology Induces Aneurysmogenic High Positive Wall Shear Stress Gradient at the Apex Independent of Flow Rate
722. Pediatric supratentorial ependymoma: surgical, clinical, and molecular analysis
Biomarkers of TBI: Where (and Why) Do We Stand?
25 Years of Colloid Cyst Removal - Clinical Data on Outcome and Recurrence Rate: Endoscopic Approach is Way Better
529. Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis in American Professional Baseball Players
Update on Surgical Trials in Traumatic Brain Injury
Colloid Cyst Resection - Outcome in 80 Patients: The Transcallosal Approach is the Way to Go
530. Preliminary Return to Work Data from the Multi-Center Prospective, Randomized CSM-S Study: Approach Matters
Guidelines for TBI: Time for Change?
Surgery of the Sella Turcica
531. Treatment of the Fractional Curve Only in Adult Scoliosis: Comparison to Lower Thoracic and Upper Thoracic Fusions
Threshold of Postoperative ICP Necessary for Better Than Vegetative Outcome After De-compressive Craniectomy for Severe Traumatic Brain Injuries
Meningioma Surgery - Are We Making Progress?
Scientific Session II: Spine, Question and Answer Session IV
Outcome Predictions in Mild TBI
The Thalamus: Surgical Strategies and Tactics
532. The Institute for Healthcare Improvement – NeuroPoint Alliance Cooperative Quality Improvement Project: Using National Registries to Design Continuous Quality Improvement Protocols
The Enigma of Chronic Subdural Hematomas in Africa
Tumor Panel/Case Discussions
533. Risk Factors Associated with 90-day Readmissions after Degenerative Lumbar Fusion: An Examination of the Michigan Spine Surgery Improvement Collaborative (MSSIC) Registry
The International Initiative for Traumatic Brain Injury Research (InTBIR)
534. Elderly Patients Have Worse EQ-5D Outcomes After Spondylolisthesis Surgery Than Young Patients, Yet They Are Satisfied With Surgery
535. Complications and revision rates in robotic-guided vs. fluoro-guided minimally invasive lumbar fusion surgery - report from MIS ReFRESH prospective comparative study
Scientific Session II: Spine, Question and Answer Session V
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