UB Neurosurgery Academic Publications

Investigation of the Efficacy of a Data-driven CT Artifact Correction Scheme for Sparse and Truncated Projection Data for Intracranial Hemorrhage Diagnosis

Podgorsak AR, Shiraz Bhurwani MM, Ionita CN: Investigation of the Efficacy of a Data-driven CT Artifact Correction Scheme for Sparse and Truncated Projection Data for Intracranial Hemorrhage Diagnosis.  Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng 11595:1159542, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580899). PMID 33814670  PMCIDPMC8018695. Free article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8018695/pdf/nihms-1671820.pdf

Evaluation of Methods to Derive Blood Flow Velocity from 1000 fps High-speed Angiographic Sequences (HSA) using Optical Flow (OF) and Computational Fuid Dynamics (CFD)

Shields A, Setlur Nagesh SV, Ionita C, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Evaluation of Methods to Derive Bood Flow Velocity from 1000 fps High-speed Angiographic Sequences (HSA) using Optical Flow (OF) and Computational Fuid Dynamics (CFD).  Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng 11595:115950T, February 2021. (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580881). PMID 33814671  PMCID PMC8018699  Free article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8018699/pdf/nihms-1670787.pdf

Challenges in Hemodynamics Assessment in Complex Neurovascular Geometries using Computational Fluid Dynamics and Benchtop Flow Simulation in 3D Printed Patient Specific Phantoms

A Parametric Fitting Technique for Rapid Determination of a Skin-dose Correction Factor for Angle of Beam Incidence during Image-guided Endovascular Procedures

Sun S-H, Rudin S, Bednarek DR: A Parametric Fitting Technique for Rapid Determination of a Skin-dose Correction Factor for Angle of Beam Incidence during Image-guided Endovascular Procedures. Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng 11595:115953L, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2582019). PMID 33824547  PMCID PMC8021202  Free article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8021202/pdf/nihms-1671278.pdf

Increased Perviousness on CT for Acute Ischemic Stroke is Associated with Fibrin/Platelet-Rich Clots

Patel TR, Fricano S, Waqas M, Tso M, Dmytriw A, Mokin M, Kolega J, Tomaszewski J, Levy EI, Davies JM, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Tutino VM: Increased Perviousness on CT for Acute Ischemic Stroke is Associated with Fibrin/Platelet-Rich Clots.AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 42(1):57-64, January 2021 (epub November 26, 2020  DOI 10.3174/ajnr.A6866). PMID 33243895  Free article http://www.ajnr.org/content/ajnr/42/1/57.full.pdf

Is Endovascular Therapy for Stroke Cost-Effective Globally? A Systematic Review of the Literature.

Waqas M, Gong AD, Levy BR, Dossani RH, Vakharia K, Cappuzzo JM, Becker A, Sonig A, Tutino VM, Almayman F, Davies JM, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI: Is Endovascular Therapy for Stroke Cost-Effective Globally? A Systematic Review of the Literature. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 30(4):105557, April 2021  (epub February 4, 2021  DOI 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2020.105557). PMID 33556672

Dual Microcatheter Technique for Coiling of Intracranial Aneurysms

Waqas M, Dossani RH, Cappuzzo JM, Sonig A, Becker AB, Levy EI: Dual Microcatheter Technique for Coiling of Intracranial Aneurysms. Oper Neurosurg opab074 (epub March 24, 2021  DOI 10.1093/ons/opab074).  PMID 33763692  Free article https://link.zixcentral.com/u/9cfb0898/GNek7yqR6xGktARCxgSFBA?u=https%3A%2F%2Fdoi.org%2F10.1093%2Fons%2Fopab074

Pivotal Trial of the Neuroform Atlas Stent for Treatment of Posterior Circulation Aneurysms: One-Year Outcomes.

Aghaebrahim A, Frei D, Bellon R, Loy D, Puri AS, Malek AM, Thomas A, Toth G, Lopes DK, Crowley RW, Arthur AS, Reavey-Cantwell J, Lin E, Siddiqui AH, Alexander MJ, Khaldi A, Colby GP, Caplan JM, Satti SR, Turk AS, Spiotta AM, Klucznik R, Hallam DK, Kung D, Froehler MT, Callison RC, Kan P, Hetts SW, Zaidat OO: Pivotal Trial of the Neuroform Atlas Stent for Treatment of Posterior Circulation Aneurysms: One-Year Outcomes. J Neurointerv Surg(epub March 15, 2021  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-017115). PMID 33722961  Free article https://jnis.bmj.com/content/neurintsurg/early/2021/03/14/neurintsurg-2020-017115.full.pdf

Using a Convolutional Neural Network for Human Recognition in a Staff Dose Management Software for Fluoroscopic Interventional Procedures

Troville J, Dhonde RS, Rudin S, Bednaerk DR: Using a Convolutional Neural Network for Human Recognition in a Staff Dose Management Software for Fluoroscopic Interventional Procedures. Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng11595:115954E, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580727). PMID 33731972  PMCID PMC7963405 Free article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7963405/

A New Class of Radially Adjustable Stentrievers for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Primary Results of the Multicenter Tiger Trial.

Gupta R, Saver JL, Levy EI, Zaidat OO, Yavagal DR, Liebeskind DS, Khaldi A, Gross BA, Lang MJ, Narayanan S, Jankowitz BT, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Davies JM, Lin E, Hassan AE, Hanel R, Aghaebrahim A, Kaushai R, Malek AR, Mueller-Kronast NH, Starke RM, Bozorgchami H, Nesbit GM, Priest R, Horikawa M, Liu J, Budzik RF, Pema P, Vora N, Taqi MA, Samaniego EA, Wang QT, Nossek E, Dabus G, Linfante I, Puri AS, Abergel E, Starkman S, Tateshima S, Jadhav AP: A New Class of Radially Adjustable Stentrievers for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Primary Results of the Multicenter Tiger Trial. Stroke (epub March 19, 2021  DOI 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034436). PMID 33739136  Free article https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034436

A Simple Flow Classification Parameter Can Discriminate Rupture Status in Intracranial Aneurysms

Asgharzadeh H, Shahmohammadi A, Varble N, Levy EI, Meng H, Borazjani I: A Simple Flow Classification Parameter Can Discriminate Rupture Status in Intracranial Aneurysms. Neurosurgery 87(5):E557-564, October 15, 2020 (epub May 18, 2020  DOI:10.1093/neuros/nyaa189). PMID 32421804

Assessment of an Artificial Intelligence Algorithm for Detection of Intracranial Hemorrhage

Rava RA, Seymour SE, LaQue ME, Peterson BA, Snyder KV, Mokin M, Waqas M, Hoi Y, Davies JM, Levy EI ,Siddiqui AH, Ionita CI: Assessment of an Artificial Intelligence Algorithm for Detection of Intracranial Hemorrhage. World Neurosurg S1878-8750(21)00327-2 (epub March 5, 2021 DOI10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.134). PMID 33684578

Utilization of the Scan-and-Plan Workflow in Next-Generation Robot-Assisted Pedicle Screw Insertion: Retrospective Cohort Study and Literature Review.

Mao J, Khan A, Soliman MAR, Levy BR, McGuire MJ, Starling RV, Hess RM, Agyei JO, Meyers JE, Mullin JP, Pollina J: Utilization of the Scan-and-Plan Workflow in Next-Generation Robot-Assisted Pedicle Screw Insertion: Retrospective Cohort Study and Literature Review. World Neurosurg:S1878 8750(21)00312-0 (epub March 5, 2021 DOI 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.119). PMID 33684584

Investigation of the Need for an X-ray Scatter-Reduction Grid During Neurointerventional Procedures

Setlur Nagesh SV, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Investigation of the Need for an X-ray Scatter-Reduction Grid During Neurointerventional Procedures.Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng 11595:1159538, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580866). PMID 33707810  PMCIDPMC7946165  Free article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7946165/

Use of a Convolutional Neural Network to Identify Infarct Core using Computed Tomography Perfusion Parameters

Rava RA, Podgorsak AR, Waqas W, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Davies JM, Siddiqui AH, Ionita CN: Use of a Convolutional Neural Network to IdentifyInfarct Core using Computed Tomography Perfusion Parameters Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt 11596:1159611, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2579753).  PMID 33707811  PMCID PMC7946163 Free article: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7946163/

Navigation-Guided Subaxial Cervical Pedicle Screws in Revision Spine Surgery: 2-Dimensional Operative Video

Mao JZ, Agyei J, Ghannam MM, Khan A, Christensen M, Meyers JE, Pollina J, Mullin JP: NavigationGuided Subaxial Cervical Pedicle Screws in Revision Spine Surgery: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg 20(4):E312-E313, April 2021

Use of Biplane Quantitative Angiographic Imaging with Ensemble Neural Networks to Assess Reperfusion Status during Mechanical Thrombectomy

Shiraz Bhurwani MM, Snyder KV, Waqas M, Mokin M, Rava RA, Podgorsak AR, Sommer KN, Davies JM, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH, Ionita CN: Use of Biplane Quantitative Angiographic Imaging with Ensemble Neural Networks to Assess Reperfusion Status during Mechanical Thrombectomy. Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng 11597:115971F, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580358).  PMID 33707812  PMCID PMC7946164

Hemodynamic Effects of Intracranial Aneurysms from Stent-induced Straightening of Parent Vessels by Stent-assisted Coiling Embolization

Leng X, Wan H, Li G, Jiang Y, Huang L Siddiqui AH, Zhang X, Xiang J: Hemodynamic Effects of Intracranial Aneurysms from Stent-induced Straightening of Parent Vessels by Stent-assisted Coiling Embolization. Interv Neuroradiol (epub February 27, 2021  DOI 10.1177/1591019921995334). PMID 33641496

Characterization of Velocity Patterns Produced by Pulsatile and Constant Flows using 1000 fps High-speed Angiography (HSA)

Shields A, Setlur Nagesh SV, Ionita C, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Characterization of Velocity Patterns Produced by Pulsatile and Constant Flows using 1000 fps High-speed Angiography (HSA). Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng11600:116001G, February 2021 (epub February 15, 2021  DOI 10.1117/12.2580888). PMID 33664537  PMCID PMC7929359  Free article https://link.zixcentral.com/u/aa31099d/LoF8ekGA6xGh5S0Wh3soMg?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov%2Fpmc%2Farticles%2FPMC7929359%2Fpdf%2Fnihms-1670799.pdf

Epidemiological Surveillance of the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Stroke Care Using Artificial Intelligence

Nogueira RG, Davies JM, Gupta R, Hassan AE, Devlin T, Haussen DC, Mohammaden MH, Kellner CP, Arthur A, Elijovich L, Owada K, Begun D, Narayan M, Mordenfeld N,Tekle WG, Nahab F, Jovin TG, Frei D, Siddiqui AH, Frankel MR, Mocco J: Epidemiological Surveillance of the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Stroke Care Using Artificial Intelligence. Stroke (epub March 4, 2021  DOI 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.031960). PMID 33657851  Free articlehttps://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.031960

Potential Neuroprotective Mechanisms of Methamphetamine Treatment in Traumatic Brain Injury Defined by Large-Scale IonStar-Based Quantitative Proteomics

Shen S, Zhang M, Ma M, Rasam S, Poulsen D, Qi J: Potential Neuroprotective Mechanisms of Methamphetamine Treatment in Traumatic Brain Injury Defined by Large-Scale IonStar-Based Quantitative Proteomics. Int J Mol Sci 22(5):2246, February 2021 (epub February 24, 2021  DOI 10.3390/ijms22052246). PMID 33668155  Free articlehttps://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/22/5/2246

Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Inhibitor Therapy in the Treatment of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumors in Pediatric Patients: Case Reports and Literature Review.

Craig E, Wiltsle LM, Beaupin LK, Baig A, Kozielski R, Rothstein DH, Li V, Twist CJ, Barth M: Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Inhibitor Therapy in the Treatment of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumors in Pediatric Patients: Case Reports and Literature Review. J Pediatr Surg S0022-3468(21)00111-1 (epub February 11, 2021  DOI 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.02.004). PMID 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.02.004

Validation of an Artificial Intelligence-Driven Large Vessel Occlusion Detection Algorithm for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients

Rava RA, Peterson BA, Seymour SE, Snyder KV, Mokin M, Waqas M, Hoi Y, Davies JM, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH, Ionita CN: Validation of an Artificial Intelligence-Driven Large Vessel Occlusion Detection Algorithm for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients. Neuroradiol J (epub March 3, 2021  DOI 10.1177/1971400921998952). PMID 33657922

Comaneci Device for Temporary Coiling Assistance for Treatment of Wide-Necked Aneurysms: Initial Case Series and Systematic Literature Review.

Lim J, Vakharia K, Waqas M, Affana C, Siddiqui AH, Davies JM, Levy EI: Comaneci Device for Temporary Coiling Assistance for Treatment of Wide-Necked Aneurysms: Initial Case Series and Systematic Literature Review. World Neurosurg S1878-8750(21)00273-4 (Epub February 25, 2021  DOI 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.080). PMID 33640525

POSITIVE: PerfusiOn imaging Selection of Ischemic sTroke patients for endoVascular thErapy.

Mocco J, Siddiqui AH, Fiorella D, Alexander MJ, Arthur AS, Baxter BW, Budzik RF, Froehler MT, Hanel RA, Lena J, Persaud S, Puri AS, Rai AT, Wintermark M, Woodward K, Zhang X, Turk A: POSITIVE: PerfusiOn imaging Selection of Ischemic sTroke patients for endoVascular thErapy. J Neurointervent Surg (epub February 25, 2021  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2021-01731).

Radial First or Patient First: A Case Series and Meta-analysis of Transradial versus Transfemoral Access for Acute Ischemic Stroke Intervention.

Siddiqui AH, Waqas M, Neumaier J, Zhang JF, Dossani RH, Cappuzzo JM, Van Coevering III RJ, Rai HH, Monteiro A, Sonig A, Davies JM, Snyder KV, Levy EI: Radial First or Patient First: A Case Series and Meta-analysis of Transradial versus Transfemoral Access for Acute Ischemic Stroke Intervention. J Neurointervent Surg (epub February 25, 2021  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-017225).

Upper Extremity Transvenous Access for Neuroendovascular Procedures: An International Multicenter Case Series.

Agecassis IJ, Saini V, Phillips TJ, Osbun JW, Martínez-Galdámez M, Nada A, Levitt MR, Crowley RW, Sattur MG, Spiotta AM, Luther E, Chen SH, Burks J, Jabbour P, Sweid A, Psychoglos MN, Park MS, Yavagal DR, Peterson EC, Waqas M, Dossani RH, Davies JM, Brehm A, Selkirk GD, Fox WC, Abud DG, Fernandez JG, Arteaga MS, Starke RM: Upper Extremity Transvenous Access for Neuroendovascular Procedures: An International Multicenter Case Series. J Neurointervent Surg (epub February 16, 2021  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-017102).

Complete Flow Control Using Transient Concurrent Rapid Ventricular Pacing or Intravenous Adenosine and Afferent Arterial Balloon Occlusion During Transvenous Embolization of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations: Case Series.

Waqas M, Dossani RH, Vakharia K, Rai HH, Chin F, Tso MK, Rajah GB, Snyder KV, Davies JM, Levy EI, Iyer VS, Siddiqui AH: Complete Flow Control Using Transient Concurrent Rapid Ventricular Pacing or Intravenous Adenosine and Afferent Arterial Balloon Occlusion During Transvenous Embolization of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations: Case Series. J Neurointervent Surg (epub February 16, 2020  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-016945)

Mapping Access to Endovascular Stroke Care in the US and Implications for Transport Models

Aldstadt J, Waqas M, Yasumiishi M, Mokin M, Tutino VM, Rai HH, Chin F, Levy BR, Rai AT, Mocco J, Snyder KV, Davies JM, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH: Mapping Access to Endovascular Stroke Care in the US and Implications for Transport Models. J Neurointervent Surg (epub February 16, 2020  DOI 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-016942).

What Neurointerventionists Think About the Treatment of Unruptured Brain Arteriovenous Malformations: The Complexity of Moving Towards Evidence-Based Treatment (Editorial).

Goyal M, Ospel JM, Kashani N, Siddiqui AH, Hanel R, Almekhlafi M, Chapot R: What Neurointerventionists Think About the Treatment of Unruptured Brain Arteriovenous Malformations: The Complexity of Moving Towards Evidence-Based Treatment (Editorial). Neuroradiology 62(4):411-416, April 2020 (epub January 23, 2020  10.1007/s00234-020-02365-4). PMID 31974635  Open access https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00234-020-02365-4

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