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Pathophysiology of peripheral nerve injury: a brief review.
Clinicians caring for patients with brachial plexus and other nerve injuries must possess a clear understanding of the peripheral nervous system's response to trauma. In this article, the authorsExpand
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Clinical evaluation of a portable near-infrared device for detection of traumatic intracranial hematomas.
The purpose of this multicenter observational clinical study was to evaluate the performance of a near-infrared (NIR)-based, non-invasive, portable device to screen for traumatic intracranialExpand
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Dementia resulting from dural arteriovenous fistulas: the pathologic findings of venous hypertensive encephalopathy.
PURPOSE Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are acquired arteriovenous shunts located within the dura. The highly variable natural history and symptomatology of DAVFs range from subjective bruit toExpand
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Hypertension, small size, and deep venous drainage are associated with risk of hemorrhagic presentation of cerebral arteriovenous malformations.
OBJECTIVE To identify clinical and angiographic factors of cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) associated with hemorrhage to improve the estimation of the risks and help guide management inExpand
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Functional magnetic resonance imaging of regional brain activity in patients with intracerebral gliomas: findings and implications for clinical management.
Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) was performed in seven patients harboring intracerebral gliomas proven by histological analysis using a noninvasive blood oxygen level-dependent techniqueExpand
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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
OBJECTIVE:Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) is one of the most controversial clinical entities in medicine. We provide a review of this difficult-to-treat disorder, including a brief overview, clinicalExpand
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Chronic Opioid Usage in Surgical Patients in a Large Academic Center
Objective: The objective of this study is to investigate the prevalence and disparity of chronic opioid usage in surgical patients and the potential risk factors associated with chronic opioid usage.Expand
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Management of patients with schwannomatosis: report of six cases and review of the literature.
BACKGROUND Schwannomatosis is a rare tumor syndrome characterized by the presence of multiple schwannomas without the stigmata of neurofibromatosis (NF) Type 1 or 2. To better understand the naturalExpand
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Arteriovenous Shunt Visualization in Arteriovenous Malformations with Arterial Spin-Labeling MR Imaging
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: A reliable quantitative technique for measuring arteriovenous (AV) shunt in vascular malformations is not currently available. Here, we evaluated the hypothesis thatExpand
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Brain oxygen tension and outcome in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
OBJECT Poor outcome is common after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Clinical studies suggest that cerebral hypoxia after traumatic brain injury is associated with poor outcome. In thisExpand
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