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1.

Risks, costs, and outcomes of cerebrospinal fluid leaks after pediatric skull fractures: a MarketScan analysis between 2007 and 2015.

Varshneya K, Rodrigues AJ, Medress ZA, Stienen MN, Grant GA, Ratliff JK, Veeravagu A.

Neurosurg Focus. 2019 Nov 1;47(5):E10. doi: 10.3171/2019.8.FOCUS19543.

PMID:
31675705
2.

Propensity-matched Comparison of Outcomes and Costs After Macroscopic and Microscopic Anterior Cervical Corpectomy Using a National Longitudinal Database.

Ho AL, Rezaii PG, Pendharkar AV, Sussman ES, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai AM.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Nov 1;44(21):E1281-E1288. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003147.

PMID:
31634304
3.

Conventional Versus Stereotactic Image-guided Pedicle Screw Placement During Posterior Lumbar Fusions: A Retrospective Propensity Score-matched Study of a National Longitudinal Database.

Pendharkar AV, Rezaii PG, Ho AL, Sussman ES, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai AM.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Nov 1;44(21):E1272-E1280. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003130.

PMID:
31634303
4.

Trends in Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion in the United States: A MarketScan Study From 2007 to 2014.

Varshneya K, Medress ZA, Jensen M, Azad TD, Rodrigues A, Stienen MN, Desai A, Ratliff JK, Veeravagu A.

Clin Spine Surg. 2019 Oct 10. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000904. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31609798
5.

Reliability of the 6-minute walking test smartphone application.

Stienen MN, Gautschi OP, Staartjes VE, Maldaner N, Sosnova M, Ho AL, Veeravagu A, Desai A, Zygourakis CC, Park J, Regli L, Ratliff JK.

J Neurosurg Spine. 2019 Sep 13:1-8. doi: 10.3171/2019.6.SPINE19559. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31518975
6.

Laminectomy Versus Corpectomy for Spinal Metastatic Disease-Complications, Costs, and Quality Outcomes.

Azad TD, Varshneya K, Ho AL, Veeravagu A, Sciubba DM, Ratliff JK.

World Neurosurg. 2019 Nov;131:e468-e473. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.07.206. Epub 2019 Aug 9.

PMID:
31404695
7.

A Descriptive Analysis of Spinal Cord Arteriovenous Malformations: Clinical Features, Outcomes, and Trends in Management.

Varshneya K, Pendharkar AV, Azad TD, Ratliff JK, Veeravagu A.

World Neurosurg. 2019 Nov;131:e579-e585. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.08.010. Epub 2019 Aug 9.

PMID:
31404690
8.

Grade II Spondylolisthesis: Reverse Bohlman Procedure with Transdiscal S1-L5 and S2 Alar Iliac Screws Placed with Robotic Guidance.

Ho AL, Varshneya K, Medress ZA, Pendharkar AV, Sussman ES, Cheng I, Veeravagu A.

World Neurosurg. 2019 Aug 6. pii: S1878-8750(19)32145-X. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.07.229. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31398524
9.

Analysis of Outcomes and Cost of Inpatient and Ambulatory Anterior Cervical Disk Replacement Using a State-level Database.

Purger DA, Pendharkar AV, Ho AL, Sussman ES, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai AM.

Clin Spine Surg. 2019 Oct;32(8):E372-E379. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000840.

PMID:
31180992
10.

Spine.

Ahmad FU, Bisson EF, Burks SS, Chang JJ, Chugh AJ, Côté I, Frerich JM, Gersey ZC, Hendricks BK, Karsy M, Kasliwal M, Krause KL, Manzano GR, Morgan CD, Snyder LA, Swinney CC, Than KD, Theodotou CB, Veeravagu A, Ventura J.

Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2019 Aug 1;17(Supplement_2):S153-S181. doi: 10.1093/ons/opz073. No abstract available.

PMID:
31099842
11.

Expenditures and Health Care Utilization Among Adults With Newly Diagnosed Low Back and Lower Extremity Pain.

Kim LH, Vail D, Azad TD, Bentley JP, Zhang Y, Ho AL, Fatemi P, Feng A, Varshneya K, Desai M, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK.

JAMA Netw Open. 2019 May 3;2(5):e193676. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.3676.

12.

Patient Satisfaction and Press Ganey Scores for Spine Versus Nonspine Neurosurgery Clinics.

Chen YR, Johnson E, Montalvo C, Stratford S, Veeravagu A, Tharin S, Desai A, Ratliff J, Shuer L, Park J.

Clin Spine Surg. 2019 May;32(4):E188-E192. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000825.

PMID:
30969193
13.

Lumboperitoneal and Ventriculoperitoneal Shunting for Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Demonstrate Comparable Failure and Complication Rates.

Azad TD, Zhang Y, Varshneya K, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Li G.

Neurosurgery. 2019 Apr 1. pii: nyz080. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyz080. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
30937428
14.

Stem cell therapies for acute spinal cord injury in humans: a review.

Jin MC, Medress ZA, Azad TD, Doulames VM, Veeravagu A.

Neurosurg Focus. 2019 Mar 1;46(3):E10. doi: 10.3171/2018.12.FOCUS18602.

PMID:
30835679
15.

Objective measures of functional impairment for degenerative diseases of the lumbar spine: a systematic review of the literature.

Stienen MN, Ho AL, Staartjes VE, Maldaner N, Veeravagu A, Desai A, Gautschi OP, Bellut D, Regli L, Ratliff JK, Park J.

Spine J. 2019 Jul;19(7):1276-1293. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2019.02.014. Epub 2019 Mar 2. Review.

PMID:
30831316
16.

Utility of Cervical Collars Following Cervical Fusion Surgery. Does It Improve Fusion Rates or Outcomes? A Systematic Review.

Karikari I, Ghogawala Z, Ropper AE, Yavin D, Gabr M, Goodwin CR, Abd-El-Barr M, Veeravagu A, Wang MC.

World Neurosurg. 2018 Dec 26. pii: S1878-8750(18)32889-4. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.12.066. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

PMID:
30593959
17.

Socioeconomic Predictors of Surgical Resection and Survival for Patients With Osseous Spinal Neoplasms.

Deb S, Brewster R, Pendharkar AV, Veeravagu A, Ratliff J, Desai A.

Clin Spine Surg. 2019 Apr;32(3):125-131. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000738.

PMID:
30531357
18.

Initial Provider Specialty Is Associated With Long-term Opiate Use in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Low Back and Lower Extremity Pain.

Azad TD, Vail D, Bentley J, Han SS, Suarez P, Varshneya K, Mittal V, Veeravagu A, Desai M, Bhattacharya J, Ratliff JK.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Feb 1;44(3):211-218. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002840.

PMID:
30095796
19.

Surgical outcomes of pediatric spinal cord astrocytomas: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Azad TD, Pendharkar AV, Pan J, Huang Y, Li A, Esparza R, Mehta S, Connolly ID, Veeravagu A, Campen CJ, Cheshier SH, Edwards MSB, Fisher PG, Grant GA.

J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Oct;22(4):404-410. doi: 10.3171/2018.4.PEDS17587. Epub 2018 Jul 20.

PMID:
30028275
20.

Geographic variation in the surgical management of lumbar spondylolisthesis: characterizing practice patterns and outcomes.

Azad TD, Vail D, O'Connell C, Han SS, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK.

Spine J. 2018 Dec;18(12):2232-2238. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2018.05.008. Epub 2018 May 7.

PMID:
29746964
21.

Propensity-matched comparison of outcomes and cost after macroscopic and microscopic lumbar discectomy using a national longitudinal database.

Pendharkar AV, Rezaii PG, Ho AL, Sussman ES, Purger DA, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai AM.

Neurosurg Focus. 2018 May;44(5):E12. doi: 10.3171/2018.1.FOCUS17791.

PMID:
29712527
22.

Outpatient spine surgery: defining the outcomes, value, and barriers to implementation.

Pendharkar AV, Shahin MN, Ho AL, Sussman ES, Purger DA, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai AM.

Neurosurg Focus. 2018 May;44(5):E11. doi: 10.3171/2018.2.FOCUS17790. Review.

PMID:
29712520
23.

Long-Term Effectiveness of Gross-Total Resection for Symptomatic Spinal Cord Cavernous Malformations.

Azad TD, Veeravagu A, Li A, Zhang M, Madhugiri V, Steinberg GK.

Neurosurgery. 2018 Dec 1;83(6):1201-1208. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx610.

PMID:
29425323
24.

Preoperative depression, lumbar fusion, and opioid use: an assessment of postoperative prescription, quality, and economic outcomes.

O'Connell C, Azad TD, Mittal V, Vail D, Johnson E, Desai A, Sun E, Ratliff JK, Veeravagu A.

Neurosurg Focus. 2018 Jan;44(1):E5. doi: 10.3171/2017.10.FOCUS17563.

PMID:
29290135
25.

Postoperative Opioid Use, Complications, and Costs in Surgical Management of Lumbar Spondylolisthesis.

Vail D, Azad TD, O'Connell C, Han SS, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 Aug 1;43(15):1080-1088. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002509.

26.

Outcomes of cervical laminoplasty-Population-level analysis of a national longitudinal database.

Veeravagu A, Azad TD, Zhang M, Li A, Pendharkar AV, Ratliff JK, Shuer LM.

J Clin Neurosci. 2018 Feb;48:66-70. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2017.10.089. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

PMID:
29153782
27.

Spontaneous Intrauterine Depressed Skull Fractures: Report of 2 Cases Requiring Neurosurgical Intervention and Literature Review.

Veeravagu A, Azad TD, Jiang B, Edwards MSB.

World Neurosurg. 2018 Feb;110:256-262. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.029. Epub 2017 Oct 16. Review.

PMID:
29051109
28.

Endoscope-Assisted Abscess Drainage Secondary to Endoscope-Assisted Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: 1-Year Follow-Up.

Madhavan K, Burks SS, Chieng LO, Veeravagu A, Wang MY.

World Neurosurg. 2017 Nov;107:511-514. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.07.069. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

PMID:
28735135
29.

Endoscopic vs. Microscopic Resection of Sellar Lesions-A Matched Analysis of Clinical and Socioeconomic Outcomes.

Azad TD, Lee YJ, Vail D, Veeravagu A, Hwang PH, Ratliff JK, Li G.

Front Surg. 2017 Jun 22;4:33. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2017.00033. eCollection 2017.

30.

Diagnostic Utility of Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring for Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Azad TD, Pendharkar AV, Nguyen V, Pan J, Connolly ID, Veeravagu A, Popat R, Ratliff JK, Grant GA.

Clin Spine Surg. 2018 Apr;31(3):112-119. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000558.

PMID:
28650882
31.

Microsurgical vs. Endoscopic Excision of Colloid Cysts: An Analysis of Complications and Costs Using a Longitudinal Administrative Database.

Connolly ID, Johnson E, Lamsam L, Veeravagu A, Ratliff J, Li G.

Front Neurol. 2017 Jun 9;8:259. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2017.00259. eCollection 2017.

32.

Neurosurgical Randomized Controlled Trials-Distance Travelled.

Azad TD, Veeravagu A, Mittal V, Esparza R, Johnson E, Ioannidis JPA, Grant GA.

Neurosurgery. 2018 May 1;82(5):604-612. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx319.

PMID:
28645203
33.

Surgeon Procedure Volume and Complication Rates in Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusions: Analysis of a National Longitudinal Database.

Cole T, Veeravagu A, Zhang M, Ratliff JK.

Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Jun;30(5):E633-E639. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000238.

PMID:
28525490
34.

Outpatient vs Inpatient Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion: A Population-Level Analysis of Outcomes and Cost.

Purger DA, Pendharkar AV, Ho AL, Sussman ES, Yang L, Desai M, Veeravagu A, Ratliff JK, Desai A.

Neurosurgery. 2018 Apr 1;82(4):454-464. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx215.

PMID:
28498922
35.

Introduction. Robotics in neurosurgery.

Wang MY, Goto T, Tessitore E, Veeravagu A.

Neurosurg Focus. 2017 May;42(5):E1. doi: 10.3171/2017.2.FOCUS1783. Review. No abstract available.

PMID:
28463607
36.

Biopsy versus resection for the management of low-grade gliomas.

Jiang B, Chaichana K, Veeravagu A, Chang SD, Black KL, Patil CG.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 Apr 27;4:CD009319. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009319.pub3. Review.

37.

Predicting complication risk in spine surgery: a prospective analysis of a novel risk assessment tool.

Veeravagu A, Li A, Swinney C, Tian L, Moraff A, Azad TD, Cheng I, Alamin T, Hu SS, Anderson RL, Shuer L, Desai A, Park J, Olshen RA, Ratliff JK.

J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Jul;27(1):81-91. doi: 10.3171/2016.12.SPINE16969. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

PMID:
28430052
38.

Cranioplasty Complications and Costs: A National Population-Level Analysis Using the MarketScan Longitudinal Database.

Li A, Azad TD, Veeravagu A, Bhatti I, Long C, Ratliff JK, Li G.

World Neurosurg. 2017 Jun;102:209-220. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.03.022. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

PMID:
28315803
39.

CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery for the treatment of symptomatic vertebral hemangiomas: a single-institution experience.

Zhang M, Chen YR, Chang SD, Veeravagu A.

Neurosurg Focus. 2017 Jan;42(1):E13. doi: 10.3171/2016.9.FOCUS16372.

PMID:
28041316
40.

Cervical Fracture/Subluxation in a Patient with a Prior C2-Sacrum Fusion: Case Report and Review of Literature.

Chen YR, Chan AY, Kumar KK, Veeravagu A.

Cureus. 2016 Nov 22;8(11):e888. doi: 10.7759/cureus.888.

41.

Neuroregeneration: North America's First Human Stem Cell Trial for Stroke.

Chang HK, Veeravagu A, Wang MY.

Neurosurgery. 2016 Dec;79(6):N21-N22. No abstract available.

PMID:
27861413
42.

Cervical Osteochondroma Causing Myelopathy in Adults: Management Considerations and Literature Review.

Veeravagu A, Li A, Shuer LM, Desai AM.

World Neurosurg. 2017 Jan;97:752.e5-752.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.10.061. Epub 2016 Oct 21. Review.

PMID:
27777159
43.

Impact of Inpatient Venous Thromboembolism Continues After Discharge: Retrospective Propensity Scored Analysis in a Longitudinal Database.

Li AY, Azad TD, Veeravagu A, Bhatti I, Li A, Cole T, Desai A, Ratliff JK.

Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Dec;30(10):E1392-E1398. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000450.

PMID:
27750270
44.

An assessment of data and methodology of online surgeon scorecards.

Xu LW, Li A, Swinney C, Babu M, Veeravagu A, Wolfe SQ, Nahed BV, Ratliff JK;  in affiliation with the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies.

J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Feb;26(2):235-242. doi: 10.3171/2016.7.SPINE16183. Epub 2016 Sep 23.

PMID:
27661563
45.

Complications, Readmissions, and Revisions for Spine Procedures Performed by Orthopedic Surgeons Versus Neurosurgeons: A Retrospective, Longitudinal Study.

Mabud T, Norden J, Veeravagu A, Swinney C, Cole T, McCutcheon BA, Ratliff J.

Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Dec;30(10):E1376-E1381. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000426.

PMID:
27623297
46.

Delayed Presentation of Sciatic Nerve Injury after Total Hip Arthroplasty: Neurosurgical Considerations, Diagnosis, and Management.

Xu LW, Veeravagu A, Azad TD, Harraher C, Ratliff JK.

J Neurol Surg Rep. 2016 Jul;77(3):e134-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1568134.

47.

Optimization of tumor resection with intra-operative magnetic resonance imaging.

Swinney C, Li A, Bhatti I, Veeravagu A.

J Clin Neurosci. 2016 Dec;34:11-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2016.05.030. Epub 2016 Jul 25. Review.

PMID:
27469412
48.

Surgical outcomes of cervical spondylotic myelopathy: an analysis of a national, administrative, longitudinal database.

Veeravagu A, Connolly ID, Lamsam L, Li A, Swinney C, Azad TD, Desai A, Ratliff JK.

Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Jun;40(6):E11. doi: 10.3171/2016.3.FOCUS1669.

PMID:
27246481
49.

Predicting Occurrence of Spine Surgery Complications Using "Big Data" Modeling of an Administrative Claims Database.

Ratliff JK, Balise R, Veeravagu A, Cole TS, Cheng I, Olshen RA, Tian L.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 May 18;98(10):824-34. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.15.00301.

PMID:
27194492
50.

Neurorestoration after stroke.

Azad TD, Veeravagu A, Steinberg GK.

Neurosurg Focus. 2016 May;40(5):E2. doi: 10.3171/2016.2.FOCUS15637. Review.

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