Publications

Current Publications

Ailon T, Tee J, Manson N, Hall H, Thomas K, Rampersaud YR, Yee A, Dea N, Glennie A, Bailey C, Christie S, Weber MH, Nataraj A, Paquet J, Johnson M, Norton J, Ahn H, McIntosh G, Fisher CG. Patient-reported outcomes following surgery for degenerative spondylolitshtesis: comparison of a universal and multitier health care system. Spine J, 19(1):24-33, 2019.

Althagafi A, Ekong C, Wheelock BW, Moulton R, Gorman P, Reddy K, Christie S, Fleetwood I, Barry S. Canadian neurosurgeons' views on medical assistance in dying (MAID): a cross-sectional survey of Canadian Neurosurgical Society (CNSS) members. J Med Ethics, 45(5):309-313, 2019.

Behmanesh B, Gessler F, Schnoes K, Dubinski D, Won SY, Konczalla J, Seifert V, Weise L, Setzer M. Infective endocarditis in patients with pyogenic spondylodiscitis: implications for diagnosis and therapy. Neurosurg Focus, 46(1):E2, 2019.

Bond M, McIntosh G, Fisher C, Jacobs B, Johnson M, Bailey CS, Christie S, Charest-Morin R, Paquet J, Nataraj A, Cadotte D, Wilson J, Manson N, Hall H, Thomas K, Rampersaud YR, Dea N; Canadian Spine Outcomes and Research Network (CSORN) group. Treatment of Mild Cervical Myelopathy: Factors Associated With Decision for Surgical Intervention. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 44(22):1606-1612, 2019.

Glennie RA, Barry SP, Alant J, Christie S, Oxner WM. Will cost transparency in the operating theatre cause surgeons to change their practice? J Clin Neurosci, 60:1-6, 2019.

Guerreiro Stucklin AS, Ryall S, Fukuoka K, Zapotocky M, Lassaletta A, Li C, Bridge T, Kim B, Arnoldo A, Kowalski PE, Zhong Y, Johnson M, Li C, Ramani AK, Siddaway R, Nobre LF, de Antonellis P, Dunham C, Cheng S, Boué DR, Finlay JL, Coven SL, de Prada I, Perez-Somarriba M, Faria CC, Grotzer MA, Rushing E, Sumerauer D, Zamecnik J, Krskova L, Garcia Ariza M, Cruz O, Morales La Madrid A, Solano P, Terashima K, Nakano Y, Ichimura K, Nagane M, Sakamoto H, Gil-da-Costa MJ, Silva R, Johnston DL, Michaud J, Wilson B, van Landeghem FKH, Oviedo A, McNeely PD, Crooks B, Fried I, Zhukova N, Hansford JR, Nageswararao A, Garzia L, Shago M, Brudno M, Irwin MS, Bartels U, Ramaswamy V, Bouffet E, Taylor MD, Tabori U, Hawkins C. Alterations in ALK/ROS1/NTRK/MET drive a group of infantile hemispheric gliomas. Nat Commun, 10(1):4343, 2019.

Hebb ALO, Erjavec N, Morris DP, Mulroy L, Bance M, Shoman N, Walling S. Quality of life related to symptomatic outcomes in patients with vestibular schwannomas: A Canadian Centre perspective. Am J Otolaryngol, 40(2):236-246, 2019.

Kern M, Setzer M, Weise L, Mroe A, Frey H, Frey K, Seifert V, Duetzmann S. Upright MRI after decompression of spinal stenosis and concurrent spondylolisthesis. Neurosurg Focus, 46(5):E14, 2019.

MacLean MA, Mukhida K, Shankar JJS, Schmidt MH, Clarke DB. Complete recovery following transorbital penetrating head injury traversing the brainstem: case report. J Neurosurg Pediatr, 6:1-5, 2019.

Pickett GE, Hazelton L. Electroconvulsive Therapy After Flow Diversion Stenting of Intracranial Aneurysm. J ECT, 35(2):e17-e19, 2019.

Renne B, Radic J, Agrawal D, Albrecht B, Bonfield CM, Cohrs G, Davis T, Gupta A, Hebb ALO, Lamberti-Pasculli M, Knerlich-Lukoschus F, Lindsay S, McNeely PD, Pillai S, Rai HIS, Sborov KD, Vitali A, Walling S, Woerdeman P, Suryaningtyas W, Cochrane D, Singhal A, Steinbok P. Cerebellar mutism after posterior fossa tumor resection in children: a multicenter international retrospective study to determine possible modifiable factors. Childs Nerv Syst, Jan 18, 2019.

Sharifi B, McIntosh G, Fisher C, Jacobs WB, Johnson M, Bailey CS, Christie S, Charest-Morin R, Paquet J, Nataraj A, Cadotte D, Manson N, Hall H, Thomas KC, Rampersaud YR, Dea N. Consultation and Surgical Wait Times in Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy. Can J Neurol Sci, 46(4):430-435, 2019.

Srinivas S, Paquet J, Bailey C, Nataraj A, Stratton A, Johnson M, Salo P, Christie S, Fisher C, Hall H, Manson N, Rampersaud YR, Thomas K, McIntosh G, Dea N. Effect of spinal decompression on back pain in lumbar spinal stenosis: a Canadian Spine Outcomes Research Network (CSORN) study. Spine J, 19(6):1001-1008, 2019.

Staudt MD, Joswig H, Pickett GE, MacDougall KW, Parrent AG. Percutaneous glycerol rhizotomy for trigeminal neuralgia in patients with multiple sclerosis: a long-term retrospective cohort study. J Neurosurg, 12:1-9, 2019.

Tigchelaar S, Gupta R, Shannon CP, Streijger F, Sinha S, Flibotte S, Rizzuto MA, Street J, Paquette S, Ailon T, Charest-Morin R, Dea N, Fisher C, Dvorak MF, Dhall S, Mac-Thiong JM, Parent S, Bailey C, Christie S, Van Keuren-Jensen K, Nislow C, Kwon BK. MicroRNA Biomarkers in Cerebrospinal Fluid and Serum Reflect Injury Severity in Human Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma, 36(15):2358-2371, 2019.

 

Publications 2018

Adams J, Hong M, Christie S, Barry S. Use of Intravenous Fluorescein for Intra-Operative Localization of an Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumour; A Technical Note. Open Access Journal Of Neurology & Neurosurgery, 7(3): 555711, 2018.

Ali M, McNeely PD. Junctional Neural Tube Defect: A Supporting Case Report. Child's Nervous System, 34:1447-1448, 2018.

Ayling OGS, Ailon T, Mcintosh G, Soroceanu A, Hall H, Nataraj A, Bailey CS, Christie S, Stratton A, Ahn H, Johnson M, Paquet J, Thomas K, Manson N, Rampersaud YR, Fisher CG. Clinical Outcomes Research In Spine Surgery: What Are Appropriate Follow-Up Times? Neurosurgery Spine, 21:1-8, 2018.

Babadagli ME, Cooke D, Walling SA, McNeely PD. Endoscopic Retrieval of Flanged Ventricular Catheters. Canadian Journal Of Neurological Sciences, 45:692-695, 2018.

Christie SD, Kureshi N, Beauprie I, Holness RO. Occipital Osteomylelitis and Epidural Abscess after Occipital Nerve Block: A Case Report. Canadian Journal of Pain, 2(1):57-61, 2018.

Clarke DB, Kureshi N. Neurotrauma Research at Dalhousie University:  A Snapshot Past and Present Developments. Spotlight on Canadian Neurotrauma Research. Journal of Neurotrauma, 35(16):1986-2004, 2018.

Elnenaei M, Minney D, Clarke DB, Kumar-Misir A, Imran SA. Reflex and Reflective Testing Strategies for Early Detection of Pituitary Dysfunction. Clinical Biochemistry, 54:78-84, Apr 2018. 

Forner D, Wilke D, Rigby MH, Croul S, Mishra A, Massoud E, Clarke DB, Lamond N.  Cavernous Sinus Involvement In Human Papillomavirus Associated Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma:  Case Report Of An Atypical Site Of Distant Metastasis. Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 47:32, 2018.

Graham ME, Westerberg B, Lea J, Hong P, Walling S, Morris DP, Hebb AL, Galleto R, Papsin E, Mulroy M, Foggin H, Bance M. Shared Decision Making And Decisional Conflict In The Management Of Vestibular Schwannoma: A Prospective Cohort Study.  Journal of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, 47(1):52, 2018.

Imran SA, Aldahmani KA, Penney L, Croul SE, Clarke DB, Collier DM, Iacovazzo D, Korbonits M. Unusual AIP Mutation And Phenocopy In The Family Of A Young Patient With Acromegalic Gigantism. Endocrinology Diabetes Metabolism Case Report, Vol (1), 2018.

Maclean MA, Easton AS, Pickett GE. Focal Cortical Dysplasia Type IIIb with Oligodendroglioma in a Seizure-Free Patient. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 12:1-3, Feb 2018.

Morcos MW, Jiang F, Mcintosh G, Johnson M, Christie S, Wai E, Ouellet J, Bailey C, Ahn H, Paquet J, Manson N, Fisher C, Rampersaud R, Thomas K, Hall H, Weber M. Predictors Of Blood Transfusion In Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion: A Canadian Spine Outcome And Research Network Study. Spine, 43(1):E35-E39, 2018.

Munro V, Elnenaei M, Doucette S, Clarke DB, Imran SA. The Effect of Time of Day Testing and Utility of 30 And 60 Minute Cortisol Values in the 250 Mcg ACTH Stimulation Test Clinical Biochemistry, 54:37-41, 2018.

Paquet J, Rivers CS, Kurban D, Finkelstein J, Tee JW, Noonan VK, Kwon BK, Hurlbert RJ, Christie S, Tsai EC, Ahn H, Drew B, Bailey CS, Fourney DR, Attabib N, Johnson MG, Fehlings MG, Parent S, Dvorak MF. The Impact of Spine Stability on Cervical Spinal Cord Injury With Respect To Demographics, Management, and Outcome: A Prospective Cohort from a National Spinal Cord Injury Registry. Spine, 18(1):88-98, 2018.

Trenholm A, Xavier F, Christie S. Upper Extremity Pain: Where’s The Pathology “Neck or Shoulder? Journal of Current Clinical Care, 8(4):21-33, 2018.

Vaninetti NM, Clarke DB, Zwicker DA, Yip CE, Tugwell B, Doucette S, Theriault C, Aldahmani K, Imran SA. Comparative Population-Based Analysis of Pituitary Incidentalomas Vs Clinically Manifesting Sellar Masses. Endocrinology Connect, 7(5):768-776, 2018.

Whelan A, Halpine M, Christie SD, Mcveigh SA. Systematic Review of Melatonin Levels in Individuals with Complete Cervical Spinal Cord Injury. Journal Spinal Cord Medicine, 22:1-14, 2018.

Books and Chapters

Barry S, Brandman D. 50 Landmark Papers Every Spine Surgeon Should Know (Vaccaro/Wilson/Fisher). Chapter 21- Harms Technique for C1/C2 Fusion, ISN April 2, 2018.   

Dakson A, Hong M, Clarke DB. Virtual Reality Surgical Simulation:  Implications for Resection of Intracranial Gliomas. Progress In Neurological Surgery, Intracranial Gliomas, Part I Surgery, Vol 30, 106-116, 2018.

 

Publications 2017

Ahn H, Lewis R, Santos A, Cheng CL, Noonan VK, Dvorak MF, Singh A, Linassi AG, Christie SD, Goytan M, Atkins D. Forecasting Financial Resources for Future Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Care Using Simulation Modeling. Journal of Neurotrauma,34(20):2917-2923, 2017.

Alant J, Al-Sharif O. Currarino Syndrome. Spinal Columns, 17.3 36-38, 2017.

Barry S, Ekong C, Wheelock BW, Moulton R, Gorman P, Reddy K, Fleetwood I. Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) and the Neurosurgeon: Position Statement of the Canadian Neurosurgical Society (CNSS). Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, Aug 14:1-3, 2017. 

Burrell S, Hebb ALO, Imran SA, Mishra A, Mawko G, Clarke DB. Visualization of 90Yttrium Colloid Within A Cystic Craniopharyngioma Using PET/CT/MRI Fusion. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44:192-193, 2017.  

Christie SD, Kureshi N, Beauprie I, Holness RO. Occipital osteomylelitis and epidural abscess after occipital nerve block: A case report. Canadian Journal of Pain Accepted author version posted online: 02 Aug, 2017.

Dakson A, Brandman D, Thibault-Halman G, Christie SD. Optimization of the mean arterial pressure and timing of surgical decompression in traumatic spinal cord injury: a retrospective study. Spinal Cord, 55(11):1033-1038, 2017.

Dakson A, Tso MK, Ahmed SU, Bigder M, Elliott C, Guha D, Lavergne P, Makarenko S, Iorio-Morin C,Kameda-Smith M, Taccone MS, Wang BH, Winkler-Schwartz A, Sankar T, Christie SD. Canadian Neurosurgery Research Collaborative Launch of the Canadian Neurosurgery Research Collaborative. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44(2):204-206, 2017. 

Dützmann S, Cole T, Seifert V, Setzer M, Weise LM. Die Wirbelsäule  Mini Open direct lateral corpectomy – a single center experience Minimal Invasive Teil-Korporektomie von direkt lateral – Erfahrungen an einer Serie von 45 Patienten, 01(04):303–309, 2017.

Dvorak MF, Cheng CL, Fallah N, Santos A, Atkins D, Humphreys S, Rivers CS, White BAB, Ho C, Ahn H, Kwon BK, Christie SD, Noonan VK.  Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Registries: Improving Care across the SCI Care Continuum by Identifying Knowledge Gaps. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(20):2924-2933, 2017. 

Gessler F, Baumgarten P, Bernstock JD, Harter P, Lescher S, Senft C, Seifert V, Marquardt G, Weise LM. Assessment of molecular markers demonstrates concordance between samples acquired via stereotactic biopsy and open craniotomy in both anaplastic astrocytomas and glioblastomas. Journal Neurooncology, 133(2):399-407, 2017.

Glennie RA, Bailey CS, Tsai EC, Noonan VK, Rivers CS, Fourney DR, Ahn H, Kwon BK, Paquet J, Drew B, Fehlings MG, Attabib N, Christie SD, Finkelstein J, Hurlbert RJ, Parent S, Dvorak MF. An analysis of ideal and actual time to surgery after traumatic spinal cord injury in Canada. Spinal Cord, 55(6): 618-623, 2017.

Huybers S, Fenerty L, Kureshi N, Thibault-Halman G, LeBlanc JC, Clarke DB, Walling S. Long-Term Effects of Education and Legislation Enforcement on All-Age Bicycle Helmet Use: A Longitudinal Study. Journal of Community Health, 42:83-89, 2017. 

Imran SA, Shankar J, Hebb ALO, Croul SE, Clarke DB. Radiological Growth Patterns of Prolactinomas and Nonfunctioning Adenoma. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 3:1-6, 2017. 

Kuta V, McNeely PD, Walling S, Bezuhly M. Sagittal craniosynostosis: a utility outcomes study. Journal of Neurosurgery Pediatrics, 20:113-118, 2017.

Maghsoud-Lou E, Christie SD, Abidi SR, Abidi SSR.  Protocol-Driven Decision Support within e-Referral Systems to Streamline Patient Consultation, Triaging and Referrals from Primary Care to Specialist Clinics. Journal Med Syst, 41(9):139, 2017.

Noonan VK, Chan E, Santos A, Soril L, Lewis R, Singh A, Cheng CL, O'Connell C, Truchon C, Paquet J, Christie SD, Ethans K, Tsai E, Ford MH, Drew B, Linassi G, Bailey C, Fehlings MG. Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Care in Canada: A Survey of Canadian Centres. Journal of Neurotrauma, Apr 1, 2017. 

Panwalkar P, Clark J, Ramaswamy V, Hawes D, Yang F, Dunham C, Yip S, Hukin J, Sun Y, Schipper MJ, Chavez L, Margol A, Pekmezci M, Chung C, Banda A, Bayliss JM, Curry SJ, Santi M, Rodriguez FJ, Snuderl M, Karajannis MA, Saratsis AM, Horbinski CM, Carret AS, Wilson B, Johnston D, Lafay-Cousin L, Zelcer S, Eisenstat D, Silva M, Scheinemann K, Jabado N, McNeely PD, Kool M, Pfister SM, Taylor MD, Hawkins C, Korshunov A, Judkins AR, Venneti S. Immunohistochemical analysis of H3K27me3 demonstrates global reduction in group‐A childhood posterior fossa ependymoma and is a powerful predictor of outcome. Acta Neuropathology, 134(5):705-714, 2017.

Pencle FK, Kureshi N, Benstead T, Christie SD. Critical illness myopathy in a cervical spine-injured patient. Spinal Cord Series and Cases, 2, 16017, 2017.

Quick-Weller J, Tichy J, Dinc N, Tritt S, Won SY, Behmanesh B, Bruder M, Seifert V, Weise LM, Marquardt G. Benefit and Complications of Frame-Based Stereotactic Biopsy in Old and Very Old Patients. World Neurosurgery, 102:442-448, 2017. 

Quick-Weller J, Tritt S, Behmanesh B, Mittelbronn M, Spyrantis A, Dinc N, Weise LM, Seifert V, Marquardt G, Freiman TM. Biopsies of pediatric brainstem lesions display low morbidity but strong impact on further treatment decisions. Clinical Neuroscience, 44:254-259, 2017.

Setzer M, Duetzmann S, Weise LM, Marquardt G, Seifert V. Current neurosurgical management of spine tumors.   Current progress in neurosurgery. Herausgeber; Basant K Misra, Edward R Laws, Andrew H Kaye. TreeLife Media (A Div of Kothari Medical), Mumbai, 2017. 

Setzer M, Ulrich CT, Duetzmann S, Seifert V, Weise LM, Marquardt GM. Predictor of neurological recovery after surgery of metastatic epidural spinal cord Compression. Neurol Disord Therap, Volume 1(3):1-5, 2017.

Sharieff W, Mulroy L, Weeks A, Mansoor S, Pahil R, Islam MU. Scalp Seeding Post Craniotomy and Radiosurgery for Solitary Brain Metastasis: A Case Report and Systematic Review. Cureus, 9(3):e1083, 2017.

Squair JW, Bélanger LM, Tsang A, Ritchie L, Mac-Thiong JM, Parent S, Christie SD, Bailey C, Dhall S, Street J, Ailon T, Paquette S, Dea N, Fisher CG, Dvorak MF, West CR, Kwon BK. Spinal cord perfusion pressure predicts neurologic recovery in acute spinal cord injury. Neurology, 89(16):1660-1667, 2017.

Streijger F, Skinnider MA, Rogalski JC, Balshaw R, Shannon CP, Prudova A, Belanger L, Ritchie L, Tsang A, Christie SD, Parent S, Mac-Thiong JM, Bailey C, Urquhart J, Ailon T, Paquette S, Boyd M, Street J, Fisher CG, Dvorak MF, Borchers CH, Foster LJ, Kwon BKA. Targeted Proteomics Analysis of Cerebrospinal Fluid after Acute Human Spinal Cord Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(12):2054-2068, 2017.

Thibault-Halman G, Rivers CS, Bailey CS, Tsai EC, Drew B, Noonan VK, Fehlings MG, Dvorak MF, Kuerban D, Kwon BK, Christie SD. Predicting Recruitment Feasibility for Acute Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trials in Canada Using National Registry Data. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(3):599-606, 2017. 

Tso MK, Dakson A, Ahmed SU, Bigder M, Elliott C, Guha D, Iorio-Morin C, Kameda-Smith M, Lavergne P, Makarenko S, Taccone MS, Wang B, Winkler-Schwartz A, Sankar T, Christie SD. Operative Landscape at Canadian Neurosurgery Residency Programs. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44(4):415-419, 2017. 

Whatley BP, Jubenville C, Clarke DB, Sadler MR. Focal Seizures with Left Hemibody Piloerection Related to Left Hemisphere Cavernous Angiomas. Epileptic Disorders, 19(2):232, 2017. 

Books and Chapters

Fehlings MG, Barry S, Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy, Spine Surgery: Current Concepts and Evidence: Hardcover, Oct 22, 2017.

 

Publications 2016 

Abidi SSR, Singh AK, Christie S. Transcription of case report forms from unstructured referral letters: A semantic text analytics approach. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 228:322-6, 2016. 

Al-Dahmani K, Mohammad S, Imran F, Theriault C, Doucette S, Zwicker D, Yip CE, Clarke DB, Imran SA.  Sellar Masses: An Epidemiological Study.  Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 43(2):291-297, 2016. 

Barry S, Dakson A.  A case of rapidly progressing paraplegia.  Spinal Columns, Volume 16, Number 1, 2016.

Brawanski N, Atta J, Weise LM, Konczalla J, Quick-Weller J, Forster MT, Marquardt G, Seifert V, Senft C. Resection of central nervous system lymphoma (CNSL): a paradigm shift? Journal Neurosurgical Sciences, Sept 2016.

Burrell S, Hebb AL, Imran SA, Mishra A, Mawko G, Clarke DB. Visualization of 90Yttrium colloid within a cystic craniopharyngioma using PET/CT/MRI Fusion. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44(2):192-193, 2016.

Clarke DB, Kureshi N, Hong M, Sadeghi M, D’Arcy RCN.  Simulation-Based Training for Burr Hole Surgery Instrument Recognition, BMC Medical Education, 16:153, 2016. 

Fenerty L, Heatley J, Young J, Thibault-Halman G, Kureshi N, Bruce B, Walling S, Clarke DB. Achieving All-Age Helmet Use Compliance for Snow Sports: Strategic Use of Education, Legislation and Enforcement. Injury Prevention, 22:176-180, 2016.  

Ferguson C, Clarke DB, Sinha N, Shankar JJS.  A Case Study of Symptomatic Retroclival  Ecchordosis Physaliphora: CT and MR Imaging. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 43:210-212, 2016. 

Gessler F, Mutlak H, Tizi K, Senft C, Setzer M, Seifert V, Weise L. Postoperative patient-controlled epidural analgesia in patients with spondylodiscitis and posterior spinal fusion surgery. Journal Neurosurgery Spine, 24(6):965-70, 2016.

Godbout H, Christie S. Cervical Radiculopathy: Diagnosis and Management. The Journal of Current Clinical Care 6(3), 23-33. 2016.

Haji FA, Clarke DB, Matte MC, Brandman DM, Brien S, de Ribaupierre S, O’Kelly C, Christie S, McDonald PJ, Kulkarni AV, Walling S and MacLeod A. Teaching  for the Transition: the Canadian PGY-1 Neurosurgery ‘Rookie Camp’.  Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences,  42:25-33, 2016.

Huybers S, Fenerty L, Kureshi N, Thibault-Halman G, LeBlanc JC, Clarke DB, Walling S. Long-Term Effects of Education and Legislation Enforcement on All-Age Bicycle Helmet Use:  A Longitudinal Study, Journal of Community Health, Aug 11, 2016. 

Imran SA, Tiemensma J, Kaiser SM, Vallis M, Doucette S, Abidi E, Yip CE, Tugwell BD, Siddiqi F, Clarke DB.  Morphometric Changes Correlate with Poor Psychological Outcomes in Patients with Acromegaly.  European Journal of Endocrinology, 174(1):41-50, 2016.  

Imran SA, Yip CE, Papneja N, Aldahmani K, Mohammad S, Imran F, Zwicker DA, Theriault C, Thompson K, Clarke DB, Van Uum S.  Analysis and Natural History of Pituitary Incidentalomas, European Journal of Endocrinology, 175:1-9, 2016. 

Shankar J, Bata A, Ritchie K, Hebb ALO, Walling S. Normalized ADC in the prognostication of patients with glioblastoma multiforme. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 43(1):127-33, 2016.

Larouche J, Yee AJM, Wadey V, Ahn H, Hedden DM, Hall H, Broad R, Bailey C, Nataraj A, Fisher C, Christie S, Fehlings M, Moroz PJ, Bouchard J, Carey T, Chapman M, Chow D, Lundine K, Dommisse I, Finkelstein J, Fox R, Goytan M, Hurlbert J, Massicotte E, Paquet J, Splawinski J, Tsai E, Wai E, Wheelock B, Paquette S. Development of a Completence-Based Spine Surgery Fellowship Curriculum Set of Learning Objectives in Canada. Spine,  41(6), 530-537, 2016.

Luke MP, LeVatte T, O’Reilly A, Smith B, Tremblay F, Brown R, Clarke DB.  Effect of NCAM on Aged-Related Deterioration in Vision.  Neurobiology of Aging, 41:93-106, 2016.  

Munro V, Tugwell B, Doucette S, Clarke DB, Lacroix A, Imran SA.  Recovery of Adrenal Function after Chronic Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency in Patients with Hypopituitarism, Clinical Endocrinology (Oxf), 85(2):216-22, 2016.  

Paterson GI, Christie S, Bonney W, Thibault-Halman G. Synoptic operative reports for spinal cord injury patients as a tool for data quality. Health Informatics Journal, 22(4), 984-991, 2016. 

Po-shan Luke M, M, LeVatte T, Rutishauser U, Tremblay F, Clarke DB. Polysialylated Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule Protects Against Light-Induced Retinal Degeneration. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 57(11):5066-5075, 2016. 

Quick-Weller J, Duetzmann S, Behmanesh B, Seifert V, Weise LM, Marquardt G. Oblique Positioning of the Stereotactic Frame for Biopsies of Cerebellar and Brainstem Lesions. World Neurosurgery, 86:466-9, 2016. 

Quick-Weller J, Kann G, Lescher S, Imöhl L, Seifert V, Weise LM, Brodt HR, Marquardt G. Impact of Stereotactic Biopsy in HIV Patients. World Neurosurgery, 86:300-5, 2016. 

Quick-Weller J, Konczalla J, Duetzmann S, Franz-Jaeger C, Strouhal U, Brawanski N, Setzer M, Lescher S, Seifert V, Marquardt G, Weise LM. General anesthesia versus local anesthesia in stereotactic biopsies of brain lesions - a prospective randomized study.  World Neurosurgery, 8750(16)30894-4, 2016. 

Quick-Weller J, Lescher S, Baumgarten P, Dinc N, Bruder M, Weise L, Seifert V, Marquardt G.Stereotactic biopsy of pineal lesions. World Neurosurgery, (16)30259-5, 2016.

Quick-Weller J, Lescher S, Bruder M, Dinc N, Behmanesh B, Seifert V, Weise L, Marquardt G.Stereotactic biopsy of brainstem lesions: 21 years experiences of a single center. Journal Neurooncology, 129(2):243-50, 2016.

Quick-Weller J, Lescher S, Kashefiolasl S, Weise LM, Seifert V, Marquardt G. Benefit of Stereotactic Procedures in a Series of 43 Children. Journal Child Neurology, 31(7):907-12, 2016.

Steinbok P, Gopalakrishnan CV, Hengel AR, Vitali AM, Poskitt K, Hawkins C, Drake J, Lamberti-Pasculli M, Ajani O, Hader W, Mehta V, McNeely PD, McDonald PJ, Ranger A, Vassilyadi M, Atkinson J, Ryall S, Eisenstat DD, Hukin J. Pediatric thalamic tumors in the MRI era: a Canadian perspective. Childs Nervous System, 32(20):269-80, 2016.

Stevens MTR, Clarke DB, Stroink G, Beyea SD, D'Arcy RC.  Improving fMRI reliability in presurgical mapping for brain tumours. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 87(3):267-74, 2016. 

Weeks A, Agnihotri S, Lymer J, Chalil A, Diaz R, Isik S, Smith C, Rutka JT.   Epithelial Cell Transforming 2 and Aurora Kinase B Modulate Formation of Stress Granule-Containing Transcripts from Diverse Cellular Pathways in Astrocytoma Cells. American Journal of Pathology,  186(6):1674-87, 2016.

Wu Y, Streijger F, Wang Y, Lin G, Christie S, Mac-Thiong J-M, Parent S, Bailey C, Paquette S, Boyd MC, Ailon T, Street J, Fisher CG, Dvorak MF, Kwon B, Li L. Cerebrospinal fluid and serum for identifying biomarkers of injury severity after acute human spinal cord injury. Sci Rep, 2016. 

 

Publications 2015

Ahn H, Bailey CS, Rivers CS, Noonan VK, Tsai EC, Fourney DR, Attabib N, Kwon BK, Christie SD, Fehlings MG, Finkelstein J, Hurlbert RJ, Townson A, Parent S, Drew B, Chen J, Dvorak MF; Rick Hansen Spinal Cord Injury Registry Network. Effect of older age on treatment decisions and outcomes among patients with traumatic spinal cord injury. CMAJ, 187(12):873-80, 2015.

Ailon T, Dunham C, Carret AS, Tabori U, McNeely PD, Zelcer S, Wilson B, Lafay-Cousin L, Johnston D, Eisenstat DD, Silva M, Jabado N, Goddard KJ, Fryer C, Hendson G, Hawkins C, Dunn S, Yip S, Singhal A, Hukin J. The role of resection alone in select children with intracranial ependymoma: the Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumour Consortium experience. Childs Nerv Syst, 31(1):57-65, 2015. 

Al-Dahmani K, Mohammad S, Imran F, Theriault C, Doucette S, Zwicker D, Yip CE, Clarke DB, Imran SA. Sellar Masses: An Epidemiological Study. Canadian Journal Neurological Sciences, 2:1-7, 2015.

Barry S, Dakson A.  A case of chronic lower extremity weakness with ascending numbness and myelopathy.  Spinal Columns, Volume 15, Number 2, 2015.

Borgström F, Beall DP, Berven S, Boonen S, Christie S, Kallmes DF, Kanis JA, Olafsson G, Singer AJ, Åkesson K. Health economic aspects of vertebral augmentation procedures. Osteoporos Int, 26(4):1239-49, 2015. 

Brandman DM, Haji FA, Matte MC, Clarke DB. Needs Assessment for Incoming PGY-1 Residents in Neurosurgical Residency. Canadian Journal Neurological Sciences, 42(1):17-24, 2015. 

Dakson A, McNeely PD. Circle of Willis: as seen during endoscopic fenestration of a suprasellar arachnoid cyst. BMJ Case Rep, Jun 8, 2015. 

Demchuk AM, Goyal M, Menon BK, et al, for the ESCAPE Trial Investigators (including Phillips SJ, Gubitz GJ, Shankar J and Pickett GE).  Endovascular treatment for Small Core and Anterior circulation Proximal occlusion with Emphasis on minimizing CT to recanalization times (ESCAPE) trial: methodology.  Int J Stroke, 10:429-438, 2015.

Dvorak MF, Noonan VK, Fallah N, Fisher CG, Finkelstein J, Kwon BK, Rivers CS,  Ahn H, Paquet J, Tsai EC, Townson A, Attabib N, Bailey CS, Christie SD, Drew B, Fourney DR, Fox R, Hurlbert RJ, Johnson MG, Linassi AG, Parent S, Fehlings MG; RHSCIR Network. The influence of time from injury to surgery on motor recovery and length of hospital stay in acute traumatic spinal cord injury: an observational Canadian cohort study. J Neurotrauma, 32 (9):645-54, 2015. 

Elliott A, Hebb AL, Walling S, Morris DP, Bance M. Hearing preservation in vestibular schwannoma management. Am J Otolaryngol, 36 (4):526-34, 2015. 

Evaniew N, Noonan VK, Fallah N, Kwon BK, Rivers CS, Ahn H, Bailey CS, Christie SD, Fourney DR, Hurlbert RJ, Linassi AG, Fehlings MG, Dvorak MF. Methylprednisolone for the Treatment of Patients with Acute Spinal Cord Injuries: A Propensity Score-Matched Cohort Study from a Canadian Multi-Center Spinal Cord Injury Registry. J Neurotrauma, 32(21):1674-83, 2015. 

Fenerty L, Heatley J, Young J, Thibault-Halman G, Kureshi N, Bruce BS, Walling S, Clarke DB. Achieving all-age helmet use compliance for snow sports: strategic use of education, legislation and enforcement. Injury Prevention, 9:1-5, 2015. 

Ferguson C, Clarke DB, Sinha N, Shankar JJ. A Case Study of Symptomatic Retroclival Ecchordosis Physaliphora: CT and MR Imaging. Canadian Journal Neurological Sciences, 26:1-3, 2015. 

Ferguson C, Walling S, Easton A, Shankar JJ. Fourth Ventricle Choroid Plexus Xanthogranuloma Causing Hydrocephalus. Canadian Journal Neurological Sciences, 42(6):454-6, 2015. 

Goyal M, Demchuk AM, Menon BK, et al for the ESCAPE Trial Investigators (including Phillips SJ, Gubitz GJ, Shankar J and Pickett GE).  Randomized assessment of rapid endovascular treatment of ischemic stroke.  N Engl J Med, 372: 1019-1030, 2015.

Haji FA, Clarke DB, Matte MC, Brandman DM, Brien S, de Ribaupierre S, O'Kelly C, Christie S, McDonald PJ, Kulkarni AV, Walling S, MacLeod A. Teaching for the Transition: the Canadian PGY-1 Neurosurgery 'Rookie Camp'. Canadian Journal Neurological Sciences, 42(1):25-33, 2015. 

Li AM, Dunham C, Tabori U, Carret AS, McNeely PD, Johnston D, Lafay-Cousin L, Wilson B, Eisenstat DD, Jabado N, Zelcer S, Silva M, Scheinemann K, Fryer C, Hendson G, Fotovati A, Hawkins C, Yip S, Dunn SE, Hukin J. EZH2 expression is a prognostic factor in childhood intracranial ependymoma: a Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium study. Cancer, 121(9):1499-507, 2015. 

Paterson GI, Christie S, Bonney W, Thibault-Halman G. Synoptic operative reports for spinal cord injury patients as a tool for data quality. Health Informatics J, Sept 10, 2015.

Radic JA, Vincer M, McNeely PD. Outcomes of intraventricular hemorrhage and posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus in a population-based cohort of very preterm infants born to residents of Nova Scotia from 1993 to 2010. J Neurosurg Pediatr, 15(6):580-8, 2015. 

Radic JA, Vincer M, McNeely PD. Temporal trends of intraventricular hemorrhage of prematurity in Nova Scotia from 1993 to 2012. J Neurosurg Pediatr, 15(6):573-9, 2015. 

Robichaud A, Clarke DB, O’Kelly C, Beed M, Brindley P.  Acute Care SINS:  Surgical Insights for the Non-surgeon, Chapter 12:  Brain Surgery SINS.  Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine, Volume 10, Issue 3, 2015.  

Robichaud A, Clarke DB, O’Kelly C, Beed M, Brindley P.  Acute Care SINS:  Surgical Insights for the Non-surgeon, Chapter 13:  Spine Surgery, SINS. Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine, Volume 10, Issue 4, 2015.  

Steinbok P, Gopalakrishnan CV, Hengel AR, Vitali AM, Poskitt K, Hawkins C, Drake J, Lamberti-Pasculli M, Ajani O, Hader W, Mehta V, McNeely PD, McDonald PJ, Ranger A, Vassilyadi M, Atkinson J, Ryall S, Eisenstat DD, Hukin J. Pediatric thalamic tumors in the MRI era: a Canadian perspective. Childs Nerv Syst, Nov 23, 2015.

Stevens MT, Clarke DB, Stroink G, Beyea SD, D'Arcy RC. Improving fMRI reliability in presurgical mapping for brain tumours. Journal  Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, Mar 26, 2015.

Thibault-Halman G, Fenerty L, Wheadon-Hore K, Walling S, Cusimano MD, Clarke DB. Implementation of an all-ages mandatory helmet policy for ice skating. Injury Prevention, 21(6):418-20, 2015. 

Zambonin JL, Pickett GE. Management of simultaneous symptomatic bilateral carotid stenosis. Can J Neurol Sci, 42(4):267-8, 2015.