References

1. Guazzo EP. Recent advances in pediatric neurosurgery. Arch Dis Child 1993;69: 335-337.

2. Harris LW. Endoscopic techniques in neurosurgery. Microsurgery 1994;15:541-546.

3. Villavicencio AT, Leveque JC, et al. Comparison of revision rates following endo-scopically versus nonendoscopically placed ventricular shunt catheters. Surg Neurol 2003;59:375-379; discussion 379-380.

4. Bierbrauer KS, Storrs BB, et al. A prospective, randomized study of shunt function and infections as a function of shunt placement. Pediatr Neurosurg 1990;16: 287-291.

5. Gangemi, M, Maiuri F, et al. Endoscopic treatment of para- and intraventricular cerebrospinal fluid cysts. Minim Invasive Neurosurg 2000;43:153-158.

6. Jimenez DF. Third ventriculostomy, in Intracranial Endoscopic Neurosurgery (Jimenez DF, ed.), American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Park Ridge, IL, 1998, p. 108.

7. Vries J. An endoscopic technique for third ventriculostomy. Surg Neurol 1978;9: 165-168.

8. Choi JU, Kim DS, et al. Endoscopic surgery for obstructive hydrocephalus. Yonsei Med J 1999;40:600-607.

9. Feng, H, Huang G, et al. Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in the management of obstructive hydrocephalus: an outcome analysis. J Neurosurg 2004;100:626-633.

10. Kulkarni AV, Drake JM, et al. Imaging correlates of successful endoscopic third ventriculostomy. J Neurosurg 2000;92:915-919.

11. Cartmill, M, Jaspan T, et al. Neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy in dysmorphic brains. Childs Nerv Syst 2001;17:391-394.

12. Jones RF, Kwok BC, et al. Neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy. A practical alternative to extracranial shunts in non-communicating hydrocephalus. Acta Neu-rochir Suppl (Wien) 1994;61:79-83.

13. Zemack, G, Romner B. Seven years of clinical experience with the programmable Codman Hakim valve: a retrospective study of 583 patients. J Neurosurg 2000;92: 941-948.

14. Pattisapu JV, Trumble ER, et al. Percutaneous endoscopic recanalization of the catheter: a new technique of proximal shunt revision. Neurosurgery 1999;45:1361-6; discussion 1366-1367.

15. Ginsberg HJ, Sum A, Drake JM, Cobbold RS. Ventriculoperitoneal shunt flow dependency on the number of patent holes in a ventricular catheter. Pediatr Neuro-surg 2000;33:7-11.

16. Fanelli RD, Mellinger DN, et al. Laparoscopic ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement: a single-trocar technique. Surg Endosc 2000;14:641-643.

17. Ciricillo SF, Cogen PH, et al. Intracranial arachnoid cysts in children. A comparison of the effects of fenestration and shunting. J Neurosurg 1991;74:230-235.

18. King WA, Ullman JS, Frazee JG, Post KD, Bergsneider M. Endoscopic resection of colloid cysts: surgical considerations using the rigid endoscope. Neurosurgery 1999;44:1103-1109; discussion 1109-1111.

19. Shillito JJ, Matson DD: Craniosynostosis: A review of 519 surgical patients. Pediatrics 1968;41:829-853.

20. Barone, CM, Jimenez DF. Endoscopic craniectomy for early correction of cran-iosynostosis. Plast Reconstr Surg 1999;104:1965-1973; discussion 1974-1975.

21. Jimenez DF, Barone CM, et al. Early management of craniosynostosis using endo-scopic-assisted strip craniectomies and cranial orthotic molding therapy. Pediatrics 2000;110:97-104.

22. Nikas DC, Proctor MR, et al. Spontaneous thrombosis of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation. Pediatr Neurosurg 1999;31:33-39.

23. Mitchell PJ, Rosenfeld JV, et al. Endovascular management of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformations presenting in the neonatal period. AJNR Am J Neurora-diol 2001;22:1403-1409.

24. Burns, AS, Meythaler JM. Intrathecal baclofen in tetraplegia of spinal origin: efficacy for upper extremity hypertonia. Spinal Cord 2001;39:413-419.

25. FineSmith RB, Zampella E, et al. Vagal nerve stimulator: a new approach to medically refractory epilepsy. N Engl J Med 1999;96:37-40.

Reducing Blood Pressure Naturally

Reducing Blood Pressure Naturally

Do You Suffer From High Blood Pressure? Do You Feel Like This Silent Killer Might Be Stalking You? Have you been diagnosed or pre-hypertension and hypertension? Then JOIN THE CROWD Nearly 1 in 3 adults in the United States suffer from High Blood Pressure and only 1 in 3 adults are actually aware that they have it.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment