The Human Brain: Surface, Blood Supply, and Three-Dimensional Sectional Anatomy
- M. Preul
- 1 April 2001
Accurate, noninvasive diagnosis of human brain tumors by using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
- M. Preul, Z. Caramanos, D. Arnold
- MedicineNature Network Boston
- 1 March 1996
It is found that a pattern–recognition analysis of the biochemical information obtained from proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy can enable accurate, noninvasive diagnosis of the most prevalent types of supratentorial brain tumors.
Spinal angiolipomas. Report of three cases.
- M. Preul, R. Leblanc, D. Tampieri, Y. Robitaille, R. Pokrupa
- MedicineJournal of Neurosurgery
- 1 February 1993
It is concluded that spinal angiolipomas predominantly affect women, involve the thoracic region, and produce symptoms and signs of spinal compression and, in some cases, bone erosion and pathological fractures.
Cerebral cavernous malformations: from genes to proteins to disease.
- D. Cavalcanti, M. Kalani, N. Martirosyan, Justin Eales, R. Spetzler, M. Preul
- MedicineJournal of Neurosurgery
The authors highlight the latest discoveries pertaining to the molecular genetics of CCMs, highlighting potential new therapeutic targets for the treatment of these lesions.
Genetic Alterations in Intervertebral Disc Disease
- N. Martirosyan, Arpan A. Patel, N. Theodore
- BiologyFrontiers in Surgery
- 21 November 2016
Improved understanding of the numerous genetic variants behind various pathophysiological elements of IVDD could help advance personalized care and pharmacotherapeutic strategies for patients suffering from IVDD in the future.
THE MINIPTERIONAL CRANIOTOMY: TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION AND ANATOMIC ASSESSMENT
- E. Figueiredo, Pushpa Deshmukh, M. Preul
- 1 November 2007
The MPT craniotomy provides comparable surgical exposure to that offered by the PT, and the advantages of the MPT include reduction of tissue trauma and bony removal, a decrease in surgical time, and improved cosmetic outcomes.
Endolymphatic Sac Tumor: Unique Features of two Cases and Review of the Literature
- M. Ferreira, I. Feiz-Erfan, J. Zabramski, R. Spetzler, S. Coons, M. Preul
- MedicineActa Neurochirurgica
- 1 October 2002
Two patients with histologically proven EST with unique clinical features are reported, the first pediatric case of an EST in an 11-year-old patient whose complaints started at the age of seven and the first report of metastatic EST which appeared in a remote location from the original site of surgery.
Using pattern analysis of in vivo proton MRSI data to improve the diagnosis and surgical management of patients with brain tumors
- M. Preul, Z. Caramanos, R. Leblanc, J. Villemure, D. Arnold
- MedicineNMR in Biomedicine
- 1 June 1998
It is suggested that pattern analysis of 1H MRSI data can significantly improve the diagnostic specificity and surgical management of patients with certain cerebral SOLs.
The Ketogenic Diet Is an Effective Adjuvant to Radiation Therapy for the Treatment of Malignant Glioma
- M. Abdelwahab, Kathryn E. Fenton, A. Scheck
- Medicine, BiologyPLoS ONE
- 1 May 2012
KC significantly enhances the anti-tumor effect of radiation and suggests that cellular metabolic alterations induced through KC may be useful as an adjuvant to the current standard of care for the treatment of human malignant gliomas.
Blood supply and vascular reactivity of the spinal cord under normal and pathological conditions.
- N. Martirosyan, Jesse Feuerstein, N. Theodore, D. Cavalcanti, R. Spetzler, M. Preul
- MedicineJournal of Neurosurgery : Spine
- 1 September 2011
A review of spinal cord blood supply is presented, discussing the anatomy of the vascular system and physiological aspects of blood flow regulation in normal and injured spinal cords.