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2017-18

NEUROSURGERY UNIT I

  1. Three-dimensional computed tomography angiographic study of the vertebral artery in patients with congenital craniovertebral junction anomalies.
    Sivaraju L, Mani S, Prabhu K, Daniel RT, Chacko AG.
    Eur Spine J. 2017 Apr; 26(4):1028-1038. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4580-7.
  2. A comparison of the recovery profiles of desflurane and isoflurane anesthesia in patients undergoing elective supratentorial craniotomy: A randomized controlled trial.
    Paul AP, Vedantam A, Korula G, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2017 Sep-Oct; 65(5):1053-1058
  3. Subgaleoatrial shunt: Further progress in the management of iatrogenic cranial pseudomeningoceles.
    Abraham AP, Gandham EJ, Prabhu K, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2017 Sep-Oct; 65(5):1178-1180
  4. Implications of the World Health Organization definition of atypia on surgically treated functional and non-functional pituitary adenomas.
    Sarkar S, Philip VJ, Cherukuri SK, Chacko AG, Chacko G.
    ActaNeurochir (Wien). 2017 Nov; 159(11):2179-2186. doi: 10.1007/s00701-017-3223-z.Epub 2017 Jun 1.
  5. Authors' Reply: In defence of subgaleoatrial shunt!
    Abraham AP, Gandham EJ, Prabhu K, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2018 Jan-Feb;66(1):286-287.
  6. A randomized controlled trial to determine the role of intraoperative lumbar cerebrospinal fluid drainage in patients undergoing endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery for pituitary adenomas.
    Jonathan GE, Sarkar S, Singh G, Mani S, Thomas R, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2018 Jan-Feb; 66(1):133-138. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.222823.
  7. A novel nasoseptal flap harvesting technique in revision expanded endoscopic transsphenoidal approaches.
    Gandham EJ, Sundaresan R, Thomas R, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2017 Jan-Feb; 65(1):129-133. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.198214.
  8. Gamma oscillatory activity in vitro: a model system to assess pathophysiological mechanisms of comorbidity between autism and epilepsy.
    Subramanian D, Pralong E, Daniel RT, Chacko AG, Stoop R, Babu KS.
    Transl Psychiatry. 2018 Jan 10; 8(1):16. doi: 10.1038/s41398-017-0065-7.
  9. Endoscopic partial cervical corpectomy - Opening a new door to create a wider window.
    Turel MK, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2018 Mar-Apr; 66(2):452-453.
  10. Cost effective, technically simpler, and aesthetically promising cranioplasty in developing countries.
    Baldia M, Sharma SA, Prabhu K, Koshy S.
    Neurol India. 2017 May-Jun; 65(3):660-66
  11. Systematic analysis on the efficacy of bone enhancement methods used for success in dental implants.
    Elakkiya S, Ramesh AS, Prabhu K.
    J Indian Prosthodont Soc. 2017 Jul-Sep; 17(3):219-225
  12. Quantitative Assessment of Hand Dysfunction in Patients with Early Parkinson's Disease and Focal Hand Dystonia.
    Kandaswamy D, M M, Alexander M, Prabhu K, S MG, Krothapalli SB.
    J MovDisord. 2018 Jan; 11(1):35-44.
  13. Xanthogranulomatous colloid cyst of the third ventricle: Alter your surgical strategy.
    Swaminathan G, Jonathan GE, Patel B, Prabhu K.
    Neuroradiol J. 2018 Feb; 31(1):47-49.
  14. Synovial sarcoma mimicking a thoracic dumbellschwannoma- a case report.
    Subramanian S, Jonathan GE, Patel B, Prabhu K.
    Br J Neurosurg. 2018 Feb 15:1-4
  15. Solitary facet joint osteochondroma of the upper thoracic spine: An unusual cause of cord compression in the pediatric age group.
    Ganesh S, Jonathan GE, Patel B, Prabhu K.
    Neurol India. 2018 Mar-Apr; 66(2):555-556.
  16. Simultaneous Surgical Decompression of Bilateral Subdural Hematoma and an Administration of Epidural Blood Patch for Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension.
    Mariappan R, Philip A, Gandham EJ, Raju K.
    J NeurosurgAnesthesiol. 2017 May 19. doi: 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000440. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

NEUROSURGERY UNIT II

  1. Indian Society of Neuro-Oncology consensus guidelines for the contemporary management of medulloblastoma.
    Gupta T, Sarkar C, Rajshekhar V, Chatterjee S, Shirsat N, Muzumdar D, Pungavkar S, Chinnaswamy G, Jalali R.
    Neurology India 2017 Mar-Apr 65 (2) 315-332
  2. Study design and baseline results of an open-label cluster randomizwd community –intervention trial to assess the effectiveness of a modified mass deworming program in reducing hookworm infection in a tribal population in a tribal population in southern India.
    Sarkar R, Rose A, Mohan VR, Ajjampur SSR, Veluswamy V, Srinivasan R, Muliyil J,Rajshekhar V, George K, Balraj V, Grassly NC, Anderson RM, Brooker SJ, Kang G.
    Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2017 Mar;5:49-55.
  3. Cavernous sinus melanoma a rare tumor
    Garge S, Mani S, Inbaraj A, Rajshekhar V, Mohapatra P.
    Indian J Radiol Imaging. 2017 Jan-Mar;27(1):43- 45.
  4. Recovery of sympathetic skin response after central corpectomy in patients with moderate and severe cervical spondylotic myelopathy.
    Revanappa KK, Moorthy RK, Alexander M, Rajshekhar V.
    Br J Neurosurg. 2017 Apr;31(2):199-204.
  5. Comparison of monocyte gene expression among patients with neurocysticercosis-associated epilepsy, Idiopathic Epilepsy and idiopathic headaches in India.
    Prabhakaran V, Drevets DA, Ramajayam G, Manoj JJ, Anderson MP, Hanas JS,Rajshekhar V, Oommen A, Carabin H.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jun 16;11(6).
  6. Cortical Aquaporin-4 in relation to brain oedema and neurological function of cortical cryo-injured mice.
    Gandham EJ, Vasudevan P, Moorthy RK, Narasimhan K, Murthy M, Rebekah G,Rajshekhar V.
    J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Oct;44:294-299.
  7. Motor evoked potential alarm criteria: Not yet at the finish line.
    Rajshekhar V, Babu S
    Neurol India. 2017 Jul-Aug;65(4):716-717.
  8. Primary Intradural Extramedullary Cervical Spinal Cysticercosis.
    Muralidharan V, Nair BR, Patel B, Rajshekhar V.
    World Neurosurg. 2017 Oct;106:1052
  9. Evaluation of hand function in healthy individuals and patients undergoing uninstrumented central corpectomy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy using nine-hole peg test.
    John S, Moorthy RK, Sebastian T, Rajshekhar V.
    Neurol India. 2017 Sep-Oct;65(5):1025-1030.
  10. Long Term Sustainability of Functional Improvement Following Central Corpectomy for Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy and Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament.
    Sarkar S, Rajshekhar V.
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Oct 18.
  11. An Adult with Atrial Septal Defect Presenting with a Brain Abscess.
    Nair BR, Jonathan E, Moorthy RK, Rajshekhar V, George O.
    Asian J Neurosurg. 2017 Oct-Dec;12(4):743-745.
  12. Prof. K V Mathai (1926 - 2017).
    Rajshekhar V, Alexander M.
    Neurol India. 2017 Nov-Dec;65(6):1456-1458
  13. Fatty filum terminale (FFT) as a secondary tethering element in children with closed spinal dysraphism.
    Gupta A, Rajshekhar V.
    Childs Nerv Syst. 2017 Dec 19.
  14. Routine placement of subdural drain after burr hole evacuation of chronic and subacute subdural hematoma: a contrarian evidence based approach.
    Sivaraju L, Moorthy RK, Jeyaseelan V, Rajshekhar V.
    Neurosurg Rev. 2018 Jan;41(1):165-171
  15. Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurocysticercosis: 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH).
    White AC Jr, Coyle CM, Rajshekhar V, Singh G, Hauser WA, Mohanty A, Garcia HH, Nash TE.
    Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 22.
  16. Detection and management of intraoperative seizure with bispectral index monitoring in a paralyzed patient.
    Thakkar K, Mariappan R, Nair BR.
    Neurol India. 2017;65(Supplement):S100-S101.
  17. Jonathan GE, Nair BR, Joseph V, Mani S, Chacko G.
    Lumbar extradural arteriovenous malformation mimicking a schwannoma in a child: Rare presentation of neurofibromatosis type-1.
    Neurol India. 2017 Jul-Aug;65(4):900-902.
  18. Uptake, prevalence and predictors of first-time use for the 75+ Health Assessment Scheme.
    Dolja-Gore X, Tavener M, Majeed T, Nair BR, Byles JE.
    Aust J Prim Health. 2017 Oct;23(5):476-481.

NEUROLOGY UNIT

  1. The Spectrum of Autonomic Dysfunction in Myasthenic Crisis.
    RohitNinan Benjamin, Sanjith Aaron, AjithSivadasan, Suresh Devasahayam, AmalanSebastin,Mathew Alexander.
    Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology. 2018;vol 21 (1):42-48
  2. Quantitative Assessment of Hand Dysfunction in Patients with Early Parkinson's Disease and Focal Hand Dystonia.
    Kandaswamy D,M, Alexander M, Prabhu K, S MG, KrothapalliSB.
    J MovDisord. 2018 Jan;11(1):35-44. doi: 10.14802/jmd.17046. Epub 2018 Jan 11
  3. Clinical Spectrum, Therapeutic Outcomes, and Prognostic Predictors in Sjogren's Syndrome-associated Neuropathy.
    Sivadasan A, Muthusamy K, Patel B, Benjamin RN, Prabhakar AT, Mathew V, Aaron S, Alexander M
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Jul-Sep;20(3):278-283.
  4. Spectrum of Visual Impairment in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Importance of Tailoring Therapies Based on Pathophysiology.
    Aaron S, Arthur A, Prabakhar AT, Mannam P, Shyamkumar NK, Mani S, Mathew V, Peter J, Sivadasan A, Alexander A, Karthik M, Benjamin RN, Alexander M.
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Jul-Sep;20(3):294-301. doi: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_11_17.
  5. Clinical Spectrum, Therapeutic Outcomes, and Prognostic Predictors in Sjogren's Syndrome-associated Neuropathy.
    Sivadasan A, Muthusamy K, Patel B, Benjamin RN, Prabhakar AT, Mathew V, Aaron S, Alexander M.
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Jul-Sep;20(3):278-283. doi: 10.4103/aian.
  6. The Prevalence and Severity of Autonomic Dysfunction in Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy.
    Pasangulapati SB, Murthy TV, Sivadasan A, Gideon LR, Prabhakar AT, Sanjith A, Mathew V, Alexander M.
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Jul-Sep;20(3):274-277. doi: 10.4103/aian.
  7. Study of Refractory Status Epilepticus from a Tertiary Care Center.
    Kohli S, Pasangulapati SB, Yoganathan S, Rynjah GL, Prabhakar AT, Aaron S, Alexander M, Mathew V.
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Apr-Jun;20(2):116-121. doi: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_385_16.
  8. Addition of second-line steroid sparing immunosuppressants like mycophenolatemofetil improves outcome of Immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD): a series from a tertiary care teaching hospital in South India.
    Gupta N, Mathew J, Mohan H, Chowdhury SD, Kurien RT, Christopher DJ, Thangakunam B, Alexander M, Sivadasan A, Tamilarasi V, Valson AT, Gowri M, Kabeerdoss J, Danda D.
    Rheumatol Int. 2017 May 26. doi: 10.1007/s00296-017-3730-5. [Epub ahead of print

NEUROPHYSIOLOGY UNIT

  1. Gamma oscillatory activity in vitro: a model system to assess pathophysiological mechanisms of comorbidity between autism and epilepsy.
    Deepak S, Pralong E, Daniel RT, Chacko AG, Stoop R, Babu KS.
    Translational Psychiatry (2018) 8:16; DOI 10.1038/s41398-017-0065-7 Translational Psychiatry – Nature
  2. Quantitative Assessment of Hand Dysfunction in Patients with Early Parkinson's Disease and Focal Hand Dystonia
    DeepaKandaswamy,MuthuKumar M, Mathew Alexander, Krishna Prabhu, MahasampathGowri S, Srinivasa Babu Krothapalli
    Journal of Movement Disorder; January 2018; DOI 10.14802/jmd.17046.

NEUROCHEMISTRY UNIT

  1. Biomedical Applications of Fucoidan, Seaweed Polysaccharides. In: Seaweed Polysaccharides: Isolation, Biological and Biomedical Applications. Eds. Jayachandran Venkatesan, Sukumaran Anil and Se-Kwon Kim.
    Kalimuthu Senthilkumar, Govindan Ramajayam, Jayachandran Venkatesan, Se-Kwon Kim, Byeong-Cheol Ahn.
    Elsevier Inc. 2017, Pg. 269-281.
  2. Molybdenum cofactor deficiency in an infant with early onset refractory epilepsy, novel mutation and classical imaging findings.
    Sangeetha Yoganathan, Sniya Valsa Sudhakar, Maya Thomas, Atanu Kumar Dutta, Sumita Danda, Mahalakshmi Chandran.
    Iran j child neurol 2017.

2016-17

NEUROSURGERY UNIT I

  1. A novel nasoseptal flap harvesting technique in revision expanded endoscopic transsphenoidal approaches
    Gandham EJ, Sundaresan R, Thomas R, Chacko AG
    Neurol India. 2017 Jan-Feb;65(1):129-133
  2. Fluorescence in situ hybridization for chromosome 14q deletion in subsets of meningioma segregated by MIB-1 labelling index
    Gupta N, Chacko G, Chacko AG, Rajshekhar V, Jayprakash M
    Neurol India. 2016 Nov-Dec;64(6):1256-1263
  3. Giant vestibular schwannomas: Surgical nuances influencing outcome in 179 patients
    Turel MK, D'Souza WP, Chacko AG, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 May-Jun;64(3):478-84
  4. Three-dimensional computed tomography angiographic study of the vertebral artery in patients with congenital craniovertebral junction anomalies
    Sivaraju L, Mani S, Prabhu K, Daniel RT, Chacko AG
    Eur Spine J. 2016 May 2
  5. Acute coronary spasm during posterior fossa surgery and its successful management
    R. Muniappan, K. Prabhu
    Journal of Neuro anaestheology and critical care. 3(2) 157

NEUROSURGERY UNIT II

  1. Diffusion kurtosis imaging for cerebral astrocytomas
    Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 Mar-Apr;64(2):273-4
  2. History of neurosurgery at Christian Medical College, Vellore: A pioneer's tale
    Rajshekhar. V
    Neurol India. 2016 Mar-Apr;64(2):297-310
  3. Giant vestibular schwannomas: Surgical nuances influencing outcome in 179 patients
    Turel MK, D'Souza WP, Chacko AG, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 May-Jun;64(3):478-84
  4. Complications following central corpectomy in 468 consecutive patients with degenerative cervical spine disease
    Sarkar S, Nair BR, Rajshekhar V
    Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Jun;40(6)
  5. Clinical adjacent-segment pathology after central corpectomy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy: incidence and risk factors
    Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V
    Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Jun;40(6)
  6. Influence of Tumor Location and Other Variables on Predictive Value of Intraoperative myogenic Motor-Evoked Potentials in Spinal Cord Tumor Surgery
    Velayutham P, Rajshekhar V, Chacko AG, Krothapalli Babu S
    World Neurosurg. 2016 Aug;92:264-72
  7. Letter to editor: Wrong level surgery for intradural thoracic spinal tumour
    Rajshekhar V, Turel MK
    Br J Neurosurg. 2016 Aug;30(4):468-9
  8. Neurocysticercosis: Diagnostic problems & current therapeutic strategies
    Rajshekhar V
    Indian J Med Res. 2016 Sep;144(3):319-326
  9. Lumbar paraspinal primary high-grade leiomyosarcoma mimicking an extraforaminal schwannoma
    Gupta A, Moorthy RK, Prabhu AJ, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 Sep-Oct;64(5):1071-4
  10. Host Th1/Th2 immune response to Taenia solium cyst antigens in relation to cyst burden of neurocysticercosis
    Tharmalingam J, Prabhakar AT, Gangadaran P, Dorny P, Vercruysse J, Geldhof P,Rajshekhar V, Alexander M, Oommen A
    Parasite Immunol. 2016 Oct;38(10):628-34
  11. Results of a Conservative Dose Plan Linear Accelerator-Based Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Pediatric Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
    Rajshekhar V, Moorthy RK, Jeyaseelan V, John S, Rangad F, Viswanathan PN, Ravindran P, Singh R
    World Neurosurg. 2016 Nov;95:425-433
  12. Fluorescence in situ hybridization for chromosome 14q deletion in subsets of meningioma segregated by MIB-1 labelling index
    Gupta N, Chacko G, Chacko AG, Rajshekhar V, Jayprakash M
    Neurol India. 2016 Nov-Dec;64(6):1256-1263
  13. Highest cited papers in Neurology India
    Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 Nov-Dec;64(6):1400
  14. Revised diagnostic criteria for neurocysticercosis
    Del Brutto OH, Nash TE, White AC Jr, Rajshekhar V, Wilkins PP, Singh G, Vasquez CM, Salgado P, Gilman RH, Garcia HH
    J Neurol Sci. 2017 Jan
  15. Routine placement of subdural drain after burr hole evacuation of chronic and subacute subdural hematoma: a contrarian evidence based approach
    Sivaraju L, Moorthy RK, Jeyaseelan V, Rajshekhar V
    Neurosurg Rev. 2017 Feb 20
  16. Revised set of diagnostic criteria for neurocysticercosis
    Del Brutto OH, Nash TE, White AC Jr, Rajshekhar V, Wilkins PP, Singh G, Vasquez CM, Salgado P, Gilman RH, Garcia HH
    J Neurol Sci. 2017 Feb 15;373:350-351
  17. Recovery of sympathetic skin response after central corpectomy in patients with moderate and severe cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Revanappa KK, Moorthy RK, Alexander M, Rajshekhar V
    Br J Neurosurg. 2017 Apr;31(2):199-204
  18. Indian Society of Neuro-Oncology consensus guidelines for the contemporary management of medulloblastoma
    Gupta T, Sarkar C, Rajshekhar V, Chatterjee S, Shirsat N, Muzumdar D, Pungavkar S, Chinnaswamy G, Jalali R
    Neurol India. 2017 Mar-Apr;65(2):315-332
  19. Importance of fibrinogen in dilutional coagulopathy after neurosurgical procedures: A descriptive study
    Nair S, Nair BR, Vidyasagar A, Joseph M
    Indian J Anaesth. 2016 Aug;60(8):542-5.
  20. Detection and management of intraoperative seizure with bispectral Index monitoring in a paralyzed patient
    Thakkar K, Mariappan R, Nair BR
    Neurol India. 2017;65(Supplement):S100-S101

NEUROLOGY UNIT

  1. Determination of serum carbamazepine concentration using dried blood spot specimens for resource-limited settings
    Das S, Fleming DH, Mathew BS, Winston A B, Prabhakar AT, Alexander M
    Pract (1995). 2017 Apr;45(2):46-50. doi: 10.1080/21548331.2017
  2. Sonothrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke - Break on through to the other side
    Aaron S, Mani S, Prabhakar AT, Babu PS, Kumar S, Benjamin RN, Sivadasan A, Muthusamy K, Patil AK, Mathew V, Alexander M
    Neurol India. 2017 Jan-Feb;65(1):52-57
  3. Biotin thiamine responsive basal ganglia disease-A potentially treatable inborn error of metabolism
    Muthusamy K, Ekbote AV, Thomas MM, Aaron S, Mathew V, Patil AB, Sivadasan A, Prabhakar AT, Yoganathan S, Alexander M
    Neurol India. 2016 Nov-Dec;64(6):1328-1331
  4. Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke in pregnancy using the penumbra system.
    Aaron S, Shyamkumar NK, Alexander S, Babu PS, Prabhakar AT, Moses V, Murthy TV, Alexander M
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2016 Apr-Jun;19(2):261-3
  5. Pearls & Oy-sters: Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy: Diagnosis and response to peritoneal dialysis
    Ajith Sivadasan, Karthik Muthusamy, Anil Kumar Patil, Vivek Mathew, and Mathew Alexander
    Neurology. 2016 Apr 5;86(14):e147-50
  6. Sonothrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke: Break on through to the other side
    Aaron S, Mani S, Prabhakar AT, Suresh Babu P, Kumar S, Benjamin RN, et al.
    Neurol India 2017;65: 52-7
  7. Simple telephone call a feasible, useful and acceptable method of following up patients with cerebrovascular accidents: Prospective Cohort study in South India
    Ajay K Mishra, Sanjith Aaron, KPP Abilash, RamyaIyadurai, Atif Shaikh, Emmanuel Lazarus, Vijaya Alexander, Anu A George, P Vishali ,Thambu D Sudrasanam
    Int J Stroke June 15, 2016: 10
  8. Role of penumbra mechanical thrombectomy device in acute dural sinus thrombosis
    Mammen S, Keshava SN, Moses V, Aaron S, Ahmed M, Chiramel GK, Mani SE, Alexander M
    Indian J Radiol Imaging 2017;27:82-7
  9. Mutations in SLC39A14 disrupt manganese homeostasis and cause childhood-onset parkinsonism–dystonia
    Tuschl, K. et al
    Nat. Commun. 7:11601 (2016).
  10. Beta propellar Protein-Associated Neurodegeneration: A Rare Cause of Infantile Autistic Regression and Intracranial Calcification
    Yoganathan S, Arunachal G, Sudhakar SV, Rajaraman V, Thomas M, Danda S
    Neuropediatrics. 2016 Feb 9
  11. A tropical menace of co-infection of Japanese encephalitis and neurocysticercosis in two children
    Yoganathan S, Sudhakar SV, Thomas MM, Yadav VK
    J Pediatr Neurosci 2016;11:140-4
  12. Menkes disease and response to copper histidine: An Indian case series
    Yoganathan S, Sudhakar SV, Arunachal G, Thomas M, Subramanian A, George R, Danda S
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2017;20:62-8
  13. Valproate related pancreatitis in an epileptic child on valproate
    Yoganathan S, Pasangulapati SB, Thomas MM
    Indian Journal of Practical Paediatrics. 2017
  14. Is Ross Syndrome an Autoimmune entity? A case series of 11 patients
    Mishra AK, Kharkongor M, Kuriakose CK, George AA, Peter D, Carey RAB, Mathew V, Hansdak SG
    J Neurol Sc 2016
  15. Ross Syndrome: A Case Report and Review of Cases from India
    Agarwala MK, George L, Parmar H, Mathew V
    Indian J Dermatol. 2016 May-Jun;61(3):348
  16. Catatonic Syndrome in Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis
    Mythri SV, Mathew V
    Indian J Psychol Med. 2016 Mar-Apr;38(2):152-4
  17. Extrapyramidal effects of acute organophosphate poisoning
    Reji KK, Mathew V, Zachariah A, Patil AK, Hansdak SG, Ralph R, Peter JV
    Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2016 Mar;54(3):259-65
  18. Ocular Features and Visual Outcome in Children with Moyamoya Disease and Moyamoya Syndrome: A Case Series
    John D, Muthusamy K, Bandla B, Sudhakar SV, Thomas M
    J Clin Diagn Res. 2016 May; 10(5):NR01-4
  19. Imaging in Pediatric Demyelinating and Inflammatory Diseases of Brain- Part 2
    Sudhakar SV, Muthusamy K, Mani S, Gibikote S, Shroff M
    Indian J Pediatr. 2016 Sep; 83(9):965-82
  20. Imaging in Pediatric Demyelinating and Inflammatory Diseases of the Brain- Part 1
    Sudhakar SV, Muthusamy K, Mani S, Gibikote S, Shroff M
    Indian J Pediatr. 2016 Sep; 83(9):952-64
  21. Mutations in SLC39A14 disrupt manganese homeostasis and cause childhood-onset parkinsonism-dystonia
    Tuschl K, Meyer E, Valdivia LE, Zhao N, Dadswell C, Abdul-Sada A, Hung CY, Simpson MA, Chong WK, Jacques TS, Woltjer RL, Eaton S, Gregory A, Sanford L, Kara E, Houlden H, Cuno SM, Prokisch H, Valletta L, Tiranti V, Younis R, Maher ER, Spencer J, Straatman-Iwanowska A, Gissen P, Selim LA, Pintos-Morell G, Coroleu-Lletget W, Mohammad SS, Yoganathan S, Dale RC, Thomas M, Rihel J, Bodamer OA, Enns CA, Hayflick SJ, Clayton PT, Mills PB, Kurian MA, Wilson SW
    Nat Commun. 2016;7:11601
  22. Childhood migraine
    Yoganathan S
    Indian Journal of Practical Paediatrics. April-June 2016
  23. A tropical menace of co-infection of Japanese encephalitis and neurocysticercosis in two children
    Yoganathan S, Sudhakar SV, Thomas MM, Yadav VK
    J PediatrNeurosci. 2016;11:140-4

NEUROPATHOLOGY UNIT

  1. Granulocytic sarcoma in an adult with relapsed acute myeloid leukaemia
    Kurien NA, JohnD, Chacko G, Jacob P
    J clin Diagn Res 2016.10(1)ND03-4
  2. Leprous neuromysoitis-a rare clinical entity and review of literature
    Mitra S, Gunasekaran K, Chacko G, Hansdak SG
    Indian J Med Microbiol. 2016 Jan-Mar;34(1):95-7
  3. Epidermal growth factor gene amplification in high grade gliomas
    Chacko G
    Neurol India. 2016 Jan-Feb;64(1):25-6
  4. Glioblastoma Multiforme in a Post Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Patient. A Case Report and Literature Review of Post Transplant Neurological Tumors
    Ganapule AP, Varghese SS, Chacko G, Aparna I, Viswabandya A
    Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus. 2016 Jun;32(Suppl 1):192-5
  5. Pituitary tuberculoma with subsequent drug-resitant tuberculous lymphadenopathy: an uncommon presentation of a common disease
    Antony G, Dasgupta R, Chacko G, Thomas N
    BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Feb 9;2017
  6. Expression of metallothionein in dimethylhydrazine-induced colonic precancerous and cancerous model in rat
    Christudoss P, Chacko G, Selvakumar R, Fleming JJ, Pugazhendhi S, Mathew G
    J Cancer Res Ther. 2016 Oct-Dec;12(4):1307-1312

2015-16

NEUROSURGERY UNIT I

  1. Surface electromyography activity in the upper limbs of patients following surgery for compressive cervical myelopathy
    Abraham AP, Srinivas SB, Murthy M, Babu KS, Chacko AG
    Neurol India. 2015 Nov-Dec;63(6):903-10.
  2. Pure endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery for functional pituitary adenomas: outcomes with Cushing's disease
    Sarkar S, Rajaratnam S, Chacko G, Mani S, Hesargatta AS, Chacko AG.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) Epub 2015 Nov 17
  3. Evaluation of a protocol-based treatment strategy for postoperative diabetes insipidus in craniopharyngioma
    Pratheesh R, Swallow DM, Joseph M, Natesan D, Rajaratnam S, Jacob KS, Chacko AG
    Neurol India. 2015 Sep-Oct;63(5):712-7. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.166533

  4. Interventions for the treatment of metastatic extradural spinal cord compression in adults
    George R, Jeba J, Ramkumar G, Chacko AG, Tharyan P.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2015 Sep 4;(9)
  5. Clinicopathological correlates of extrasellar growth patterns in pituitary adenomas
    Sarkar S, Chacko AG, Chacko G
    J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Jul;22(7):1173-7
  6. Postoperative arachnoid cyst causing visual deterioration following transsphenoidal excision of a pituitary adenoma
    Turel MK1, Chacko AG.
    Neurol India. 2015 Mar-Apr;63(2):274-6.
  7. Clinicopathological correlates of primary central nervous system lymphoma: experience from a tertiary care center in South India
    Patel B, Chacko G, Nair S, Anandan J, Chacko AG, Rajshekhar V, Turel M.
    Neurol India. 2015 Jan-Feb;63(1):77-82
  8. Supplementary Motor Area (SMA) Syndrome: An Enigma to Anesthesiologists
    Merlin S R Sundararaj, Georgene Singh, Krishna Prabhu
    NeurosurgAnesthesiol J NeurosurgAnesthesiol 2015 Oct 29. Epub 2015 Oct 29
  9. Use of intracranial Doppler as a cause for intraoperative hyperthermia.
    Paarel JP, Singh G, Punnen GE, Prabhu K.
    J NeurosurgAnesthesiol. 2016 Mar
  10. Acute coronary spasm during posterior fossa surgery and its successful management: A Variable presentation of trigemino cardiac reflex
    Ramamani, Krishna Prabhu
    Accepted in JNACC
  11. An uncommon cause for compressive myelopathybr/> Sahana Shetty, Raghavendra Nayak Nitin Kapoor Thomas Vizhalil Paul
    BMJ Case Reports 2015; doi:10.1136/bcr-2014-208640
  12. Rhabdomyolysis in lumbar spinal surgery: Early detection is crucial
    Nayak R, Nair BR, Nair S, Joseph M
    Indian J Crit Care Med [serial online] 2015 [cited 2016 Apr 27];19:190-1

NEUROSURGERY UNIT II

  1. Functional and radiological outcome in patients undergoing three level corpetomy for multi-level cervical spondylotic myelopathy and ossified posterior longitudinal ligament
    Gupta A, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2016 Jan-Feb;64(1):90-6
  2. Stereotactic radiosurgery for intracranial arteriovenous malformations: A review
    Moorthy RK, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2015 Nov-Dec;63(6):841-51
  3. Rapid-onset paraparesis and guadriparesis in patients with intramedullary spinal dermoid cysts: report of 10 cases
    Girishan S, Rajshekhar V
    J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Jan;17(1):86-93
  4. Neurosurgery : A legacy of excellence
    Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2015 Jul-Aug;63(4):468-75
  5. Hemilaminectomy approach for intradural extramedullary spinal tumors: an analysis of 164 patients
    Turel MK, D'Souza WP, Rajshekhar V
    Neurosurg Focus. 2015 Aug;39(2)
  6. Surgery for brain tuberculosis : a review
    Rajshekhar V
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2015 Oct;157(10):1665-78
  7. Modification of Nurick scale and Japanese orthopedic association score for Indian population with cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Revanappa KK, Moorthy RK, Jeyaseelan V, Rajshekhar V
    Neurol India. 2015 Jan-Feb;63(1):24-9
  8. The cognitive and technical skills impact of the congress of neurological surgeons simulation curriculum on neurosurgical trainees at the 2013 neurological society of India meeting
    Zammar SG, Hamade YJ, Aoun RJ, El Tecle NE, El Ahmadieh TY, Adelson PD, Kurpad SN, Harrop JS, Hodge H, Mishra RC, Rajshekhar V, Rezai AR, Sahkla SK, Sattur MG, Selden NR, Sharan AD, Resnick DK, Bendok BR
    World Neurosurg. 2015 Apr;83(4):419-23.
  9. Nayak R. Nair BR, Nair S, Joseph
    Indian J Crit Care Med. 2015 Mar;19(3):190-1
  10. Cervical intramedullay schwannoma mimicking a glioma
    Gupta A, Nair BR, Chacko G, Mani S, Joseph V
    Asian J Neurosurg. 2015 Jan-Mar;10(1):42-4

NEUROLOGY UNIT

  1. Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalomyopathy: Diagnosis and response to Peritoneal Dialysis
    Ajith S, Karthik M, AK Patil, V Mathew, M Alexander
    Neurology 2016; April 5;86 (14):e147-150
  2. Author’s reply
    Alexander M
    Neurology India. 2016 64 (2):361-2
  3. Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis: Possibility of founder mutation in CYP27AI gene (c.526delG) in Eastern Indian and Surinamese population
    Dutta AK, Danda S, Muthusamy K, Alexander M, Sudhakar SV, Hansdak S, Bandyopadhyay R, Bakhya Sree GB, Rekha L
    Mol Genet Metab Rep.2015 March 23, 3:33-5
  4. Natural History of Multiple Sclerosis from the Indian Perspective: Experience from a Tertiary Care Hospital
    Jena SS, Alexander M, Aaron S, Mathew V, Thomas MM, Patil AK, Sivadasan, Muthusamy K, Mani S, Rebekah JG
    Neurol India. 2015 Nov-Dec; 63(6):866-873
  5. A case of Erdheim Chester disease with central nervous system involvement
    Patil AK, Muthusamy K, Aaron S, Alexander M, Kachare N, Mani S, Sniya S
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2015;18:338-41
  6. Neuroregression as an initial manifestation in a toddler with acquired pernicious anaemia
    Yoganathan S, Thomas MM, Mathai S, Ghosh U
    BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Dec 17;2015
  7. "Eye of tiger sign" mimic in an adolescent boy with mitochondrial membrane protein associated neurodegeneration (MPAN)
    Yoganathan S, Sudhakar SV, Thomas M, Dutta AK, Danda S
    Brain Dev. 2015 Nov 18
  8. 'Munchausen syndrome': a forgotten diagnosis in the spine
    Padhye KP, David KS, Dholakia SY, Mathew V, Murugan Y
    Eur Spine J. 2015 Oct 28
  9. Macrovascuar Complications in Diabetes .Part B : Stroke and Diabetes
    Sanjith Aaron
    A practical guide to Diabetes Mellitus 7th Edition 290 – 296
  10. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Levetiracetam and Lamotrigine: Is There a Need?
    Naik GS, Kodagali R, Mathew BS, Thomas M, Prabha R, Mathew V, Fleming DH
    Ther Drug Monit. 2015 Aug;37(4):437-44
  11. Stuck with a drowsy patient, evoke the Percheron
    Aaron S, Mani S, Prabhakar AT, Karthik M, Patil AK, Babu PS, Alexander M
    Neurol India 2015 July-Aug;63 (4):542-7
  12. Beta propellar Protein-Associated Neurodegeneration: A Rare Cause of Infantile Autistic Regression and Intracranial Calcification
    Yoganathan S, Arunachal G, Sudhakar SV, Rajaraman V, Thomas M, Danda S
    Neuropediatrics. 2016 Feb 9
  13. Acute necrotising encephalopathy in a child with H1N1 influenza infection: a clinicoradiological diagnosis and follow-up
    Yoganathan S, Sudhakar SV, James EJ, Thomas MM BMJ Case Rep. 2016 Jan 11;2016
  14. Extrapyramidal effects of acute organophosphate poisoning
    Reji KK, Mathew V, Zachariah A, Patil AK, Hansdak SG, Ralph R, Peter JV
    Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2016 Mar;54(3):259-65
  15. Non-fatal acute haemorrhagic leukoencephalitis following snake bite: A case report
    Prabhakar AT, Kamanahalli R, Sivadasan A, Joseph E, Viggeswarpu S.
    Trop Doct. 2016 Jan;46(1):57-9. doi: 10.1177/0049475515577987
  16. Characterization of human disease phenotypes associated with mutations in TREX1, RNASEH2A, RNASEH2B, RNASEH2C, SAMHD1, ADAR, and IFIH1
    Crow YJ et al
    Am J Med Genet Part A 2015 Feb;167A(2):296-312

NEUROPATHOLOGY UNIT

  1. Granulocytic Sarcoma in an Adult with Relapsed Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Kurien NA, John D, Chacko G, Jacob P
    J Clin Diagn Res. 2016 Jan;10(1):ND03-4
  2. Leprous neuromyositis: A rare clinical entity and review of the literature
    Mitra S, Gunasekaran K, Chacko G, Hansdak SG
    Indian J Med Microbiol. 2016 Jan-Mar;34(1):95-7.doi: 10.4103/0255-0857.174120
  3. Epidermal growth factor gene amplification in high grade gliomas
    Chacko G
    Neurol India. 2016 Jan-Feb;64(1):25-6
  4. Pure endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery for functional pituitary adenomas: outcomes with Cushing's disease
    Sarkar S, Rajaratnam S, Chacko G, Mani S, Hesargatta AS, Chacko AG
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2016 Jan;158(1):77-86
  5. Clinicopathological correlates of extrasellar growth patterns in pituitary adenomas
    Sarkar S, Chacko AG, Chacko G
    J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Jul;22(7):1173-7

NEUROPHYSIOLOGY UNIT

  1. Impaired dendritic inhibition leads to epileptic activity in a computer model of Ca3. Hippocampus
    Sanjay, Neymotin SA and Srinivasa Babu K
    2015. Volume 25: no. 23; 1-15
  2. Akt1 and akt3 exert opposing roles in the regulation of vascular tumor growth
    Phung TL, Du W, Xue Q, Ayyaswamy S, Gerald D, Antonello Z, Nhek S, Perruzzi CA, Acevedo I, Rajesh RV, Rodriguez-Waitkus P, Enayati L, Hochman ML, Lev D, Geeganage S3, Benjamin LE
    Cancer Res. 2015 Jan 1;75 (1):40-50

NEUROCHEMISTRY UNIT

  1. Evaluation of two mitochondrial DNA biomarkers for prostate cancer detection
    Maragh S, Veltri RW, Lund SP, Mangold L, Isharwal S, Christudass CS, Partin AW, Humphreys EB, Sorbara L, Srivastava S, Wagner PD
    Cancer Biomark. 2015 Nov 24;15(6):763-73
  2. A Novel Quantitative Multiplex Tissue Immunoblotting for Biomarkers Predicts a Prostate Cancer Aggressive Phenotype
    Zhu G, Liu Z, Epstein JI, Davis C, Christudass CS, Carter HB, Landis P, Zhang H, Chung JY, Hewitt SM, Miller MC, Veltri RW
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Dec;24(12):1864-72
  3. Macrophage inhibitory cytokine 1 biomarker serum immunoassay in combination with PSA is a more specific diagnostic tool for detection of prostate cancer
    Li J, Veltri RW, Yuan Z, Christudass CS, Mandecki W
    PLoS One. 2015 Apr 8;10(4):e0122249
  4. Selective invocation of shape priors for deformable segmentation and morphologic classification of prostate cancer tissue microarrays
    Ali S, Veltri R, Epstein JI, Christudass C, Madabhushi A
    Comput Med Imaging Graph. 2015 Apr;41:3-13