Neurosurgery Research: An Update

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Amit Agrawal, MD – Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Saket Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Pradeep Chouksey, MD – Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Saket Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Adesh Shrivastava, MD – Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Saket Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Sumit Raj, MD – Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Saket Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Rakesh Mishra, MD – Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Series: Neurosurgery Research Progress
BISAC: MED057000; MED085010
DOI: https://doi.org/10.52305/QKZG9560

In this book, chapters covering the broad areas in spinal neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, and peripheral nerve surgery are included. Chapters presented have been of active interest in academia for the last couple of decades. Care has been taken to avoid duplication of other neurological texts. These chapters will provide a framework of current understanding and available evidence, which will help interested readers understand the area in more depth.

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1. Recent Advancements in the Management of Primary Spinal Tumors
Orlin Pavlov1, MD
1Department of Neurosurgery, Helios Klinikum Krefeld, Germany

Chapter 2. Advances in Spinal Metastasis
Orlin Pavlov1, MD and Kalina Koleva2, MD, PhD
1Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Fulda, University Medicine Marburg, Germany
2Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria

Chapter 3. Spinal Trauma Surgery
Orlin Pavlov
Department of Neurosurgery, Helios Klinikum Krefeld, Germany

Chapter 4. Foramen Magnum Meningioma
Kuntal Kanti Das, Kamlesh Rangari, Ashish Sharma and Priyadarshi Dikshit
Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Chapter 5. Advances in CVJ Surgery
Orlin Pavlov, MD
Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Fulda, University Medicine Marburg, Marburg, Germany

Chapter 6. 3D Printing in Cranio-Vertebral Junction (CVJ) Surgery
Rashim Kataria and Mudit Mehrotra
Department of Neurosurgery, SMS Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Chapter 7. Current Concepts in the Management of Chiari Malformation
Orlin Pavlov, MD
Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Fulda, University Medicine Marburg, Hesse, Germany

Chapter 8. Advances in Anterior Approaches to Cervical Disc Diseases
Krishan K. Yadav and MS Sridhar
Professors of Neurosurgery, Command Hospital Air Force Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Chapter 9. Spinal Dysraphism and Congenital Non-Dysraphic Malformations
Priyadarshi Dikshit1, Pragya Gupta2, Rudrashish Haldar2, Ved Prakash Maurya1, Arun Kumar Srivastava1 and Rajkumar1
1
Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
2Department of Anaesthesiology, Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Chapter 10. Dynamic Lumbar Stabilization Procedure: Recent Advancements in Spinal Fusion Surgery
S. Shashivadhanan
Military Hospital Bathinda, India

Chapter 11. Ankylosing Spondylitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
Orlin Pavlov1, MD, and Kalina Koleva2, MD
1Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Fulda, University Medicine Marburg, Marburg, Germany
2Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria

Chapter 12. Hirayama Disease
M. Manoranjitha Kumari1,, R. Gopikrishnan1 and A. S. Ramesh2
1
Assistant Professor Neurosurgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India
2Additional Professor and Head of the Department of Neurosurgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India

Chapter 13. Biologics of Spinal Fusion
Aishik Mukherjee, Rupant Kumar Das and Dibyendu Kumar Ray
AMRI Hospitals, Salt Lake, Kolkata, India

Chapter 14. Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy for Hydrocephalus Associated with Tubercular Meningitis
Kaushik Sil, Siddharth Mistri and Sandip Chatterjee
Park Clinic, Kolkata, India

Chapter 15. Recent Evidence for Decompressive Craniectomy
Gustavo Adolfo Gaitán-Herrera1,2, Laura Marcela Acevedo-Aguilar1,2 and Iván David Lozada-Martínez1,2*
1
School of Medicine, Universidad de Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia
2Colombian Clinical Research Group in Neurocritical Care, Latin American Council of Neurocritical Care, Cartagena, Colombia

Chapter 16. Neuro-Endovascular Device Research
Mariana Hurtado-Pinillos1,2, Ivan David Lozada-Martínez1,2 and Yelson Alejandro Picón-Jaimes1,2
1Colombian Clinical Research Group in Neurocritical Care, Colombian Chapter, Latin American Council in Neurocritical Care, Colombia
2Medical and Surgical Research Center, Future Surgeons Chapter, Colombian Surgery Association, Bogotá, Colombia

Chapter 17. Key-Hole Approaches to Anterior Circulation Aneurysms
Kuntal Kanti Das, Kamlesh Rangari, Anant Mehrotra and Awadhesh Jaiswal
Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Chapter 18. 3D Printing in Neurosurgery
M. S. Sridhar1, Krishan K. Yadav1 and S. Shashivadanan2
1
Command Hospital Air Force Bangalore, Karnataka, India
2Military Hospital Bhatinda, Punjab, India

Chapter 19. Dural Substitutes in Neurosurgery: Recent Advances
S. Shashivadhanan
Military Hospital, Bathinda, Punjab, India

Chapter 20. Stem Cell Therapy in Spinal Cord Injury
Bhawan Nangarwal, Priyadarshi Dikshit, Vikas Dwivedi and Ved Prakash Maurya
Department of Neurosurgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Chapter 21. Nanotechnology in Neurosurgery: A Prospective Shift Towards Extremely Minimally Invasive Surgery
Brig (Dr) S. Shashivadhanan1 and Shivangi Shashivadhanan2
1
Professor Surgery and Neurosurgeon, Military Hospital Bathinda, India
2Biotechology RV College of Engineering Bangalore, India

Chapter 22. Adult Brachial Plexus Injuries
Balachandar D, Abhishek Kumar, Priyadarshi Dikshit, and Kuntal Kanti Das
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Chapter 23. Management of Cerebral Metastasis
Mohan Raj Sharma1 and Sagar Koirala2
1
Department of Neurosurgery, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
2Upendra Devkota Memorial National Institute of Neurological and Allied Sciences Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Nepal

Chapter 24. Initiating, Developing and Structuring a Pediatric Neurosurgery Healthcare System: A Quality Improvement Venue
Hector E. James, MD, FAANS, FAAP, FCCM
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine and Pediatric Neurosurgery Consultant, Wolfson Children’s Hospital/Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Chapter 25. A Working Group for Prenatal Diagnosis and Management as a Venue to Facilitate Neurosurgery Health Care Delivery: A Report on a 14-Year Experience
Hector E. James1, MD and Alexandra D. Beier2, DO
1Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine and Pediatric Neurosurgery Consultant, Wolfson Children’s Hospital/Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
2Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville and Lucy Gooding Pediatric Neurosurgery Center at Wolfson Children’s Hospital/Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Index