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Pediatric thalamic tumors in the MRI era: a Canadian perspective.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2016 Feb;32(2):269-80.
GBM surgery in the elderly - time to be more aggressive?
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2016 Feb;141:131-2.
Pyrvinium targets CD133 in human glioblastoma brain tumor-initiating cells.
Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Dec:21(23):5324-37.
A novel stem cell culture model of recurrent glioblastoma.
J Neurooncol. 2015 Oct [Epub ahead of print].
Surgical outcomes and natural history of intrameduallary spinal cord cavernous malformations: A single-centre series and meta-analysis of individual patient data.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul 25:1-15. [Epub ahead of print] IF=2.355
Atlantoaxial instability in acute odontoid fractures is associated with non-union and mortality.
Spine J. 2014 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print] (still epub’d 9/3). IF=2.159
Transformation of Merkel cell carcinoma to ganglionueroblastoma in intracranial metastasis.
Hum Pathol. 2014 Sep;45(9):1978-81. IF=2.806
Prophylactic magnesium sulfate for aneurismal subarachnoid hemorrhage: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Neurocrit Care. 2014 Mar 12. [Epub ahead of print] (still epub’d 9/3). IF=3.038