Publications by authors named "Farshad Nassiri"

71Publications

Epigenomic, genomic, and transcriptomic landscape of schwannomatosis.

Acta Neuropathol 2020 Oct 6. Epub 2020 Oct 6.

Princess Margaret Cancer Center and MacFeeters-Hamilton Center for Neuro-Oncology Research, University Health Network, Wilkins Family Chair in Brain Tumor Research, 14-701 PMCRT, 101 College St, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00401-020-02230-xDOI Listing
October 2020

Programmed death ligand-1 (PD-L1) expression in meningioma; prognostic significance and its association with hypoxia and NFKB2 expression.

Sci Rep 2020 Aug 24;10(1):14115. Epub 2020 Aug 24.

Princess Margaret Cancer Center, MacFeeters-Hamilton Center for Neuro-Oncology Research, 14-701, Toronto Medical Discovery Tower (TMDT), 101 College St, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-70514-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7445252PMC
August 2020

Clinical value of methylation testing: a case report of intraventricular schwannomas with associated molecular findings.

Neurooncol Adv 2020 Jan-Dec;2(1):vdaa029. Epub 2020 Mar 26.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/noajnl/vdaa029DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7212842PMC
March 2020

Highlights of the inaugural ten - the launch of Neuro-Oncology Advances.

Neurooncol Adv 2019 May-Dec;1(1):vdz016. Epub 2019 Aug 28.

Division of Neurosurgery, University Health Network and MacFeeters-Hamilton Neuro-Oncology Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/noajnl/vdz016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7212904PMC
August 2019

Detection and discrimination of intracranial tumors using plasma cell-free DNA methylomes.

Nat Med 2020 07 22;26(7):1044-1047. Epub 2020 Jun 22.

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41591-020-0932-2DOI Listing
July 2020

Degenerative cervical myelopathy - update and future directions.

Nat Rev Neurol 2020 02 23;16(2):108-124. Epub 2020 Jan 23.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41582-019-0303-0DOI Listing
February 2020

How should we manage incidental meningiomas?

Neuro Oncol 2020 02;22(2):173-174

Division of Neurosurgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, and MacFeeters-Hamilton Center for Neuro-Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/noz237DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7032628PMC
February 2020

Reinitiation of Anticoagulation After Surgical Evacuation of Subdural Hematomas.

World Neurosurg 2020 Mar 23;135:e616-e622. Epub 2019 Dec 23.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2019.12.080DOI Listing
March 2020

Molecular and Clinical Insights into the Invasive Capacity of Glioblastoma Cells.

J Oncol 2019 29;2019:1740763. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

Genetics Unit, Hospital Universitario Marqués de Valdecilla and Instituto de Investigación Marqués de Valdecilla (IDIVAL), Santander, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2019/1740763DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6699388PMC
July 2019

Tissue 2-Hydroxyglutarate as a Biomarker for Mutations in Gliomas.

Clin Cancer Res 2019 06 18;25(11):3366-3373. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-18-3205DOI Listing
June 2019

Imaging and diagnostic advances for intracranial meningiomas.

Neuro Oncol 2019 01;21(Suppl 1):i44-i61

Center for Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/noy143DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6347083PMC
January 2019

Challenges and opportunities in meningiomas: recommendations from the International Consortium on Meningiomas.

Neuro Oncol 2019 01;21(Suppl 1):i2-i3

Division of Neurosurgery, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/noy181DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6347075PMC
January 2019

Dendritic cell vaccines for high-grade gliomas.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2018 26;14:1299-1313. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

MacFeeters-Hamilton Neuro-Oncology Program, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/TCRM.S135865DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6067774PMC
July 2018

Highly Cited Works in Spinal Disorders: The Top 100 Most Cited Papers Published in Spine Journals.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2018 Dec;43(24):1746-1755

Division of Neurosurgery and Spinal Program, Department of Surgery, Krembil Neuroscience Center, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000002735DOI Listing
December 2018

Patient phenotypes associated with outcome following surgery for mild degenerative cervical myelopathy: a principal component regression analysis.

Spine J 2018 12 7;18(12):2220-2231. Epub 2018 May 7.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2018.05.009DOI Listing
December 2018

Cognitive Outcomes After Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysm Repair.

Can J Neurol Sci 2018 07 9;45(4):415-423. Epub 2018 May 9.

Division of Neurosurgery,St. Michael's Hospital,University of Toronto,Toronto,Ontario,Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2018.16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6088546PMC
July 2018

Minimum Clinically Important Difference in SF-36 Scores for Use in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2018 Nov;43(21):E1260-E1266

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000002684DOI Listing
November 2018

The multiforme of glioblastoma.

Neuro Oncol 2018 03;20(4):437-438

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Division of Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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https://academic.oup.com/neuro-oncology/article/20/4/437/495
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/noy025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5909657PMC
March 2018

IDH mutation testing in gliomas-where do we draw the line?

Neuro Oncol 2017 11;19(12):1568-1569

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery and Division of Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/nox164DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5716201PMC
November 2017

The clinical significance of isolated traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in mild traumatic brain injury: A meta-analysis.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2017 10;83(4):725-731

From the Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery (F.N., J.H.B., C.D.W., A.M., B.D.), University of Toronto, Toronto Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery (N.L., L.D.C., F.P.), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Toronto Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (S.A.A), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; and Division of General Surgery and Trauma (A.B.N.), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001617DOI Listing
October 2017

Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension: A Review and Introduction of an Algorithm For Management.

World Neurosurg 2017 May 9;101:343-349. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.01.123DOI Listing
May 2017

Mechanical thrombectomy after intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischaemic stroke.

Lancet Neurol 2017 02;16(2):103

Division of Neurosurgery and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1474-4422(16)30381-7DOI Listing
February 2017

Does Transection of the C2 Nerve Roots During C1 Lateral Mass Screw Placement for Atlantoaxial Fixation Result in a Superior Outcome?: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-analysis.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2017 Sep;42(18):E1067-E1076

*Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada †Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada ‡Division of Neurosurgery and Spinal Program, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Krembil Neuroscience Center, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000002069DOI Listing
September 2017

De novo formation of a symptomatic arachnoid cyst in an adult.

Neurology 2017 01;88(3):331-332

From the University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003522DOI Listing
January 2017

National Perspectives on the Training of Neurosurgery Residents in Stereotactic Radiosurgery.

Can J Neurol Sci 2017 Jan;44(1):51-58

5Department of Neurosurgery,NYU Langone Medical Center,New York University,New York,New York,United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2016.314DOI Listing
January 2017

Social Media for Academic Neurosurgical Programs: The University of Toronto Experience.

World Neurosurg 2016 Sep 14;93:449-57. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2016.06.134DOI Listing
September 2016

Mechanical Thrombectomy and Functional Outcomes After Stroke--Reply.

JAMA 2016 Apr;315(16):1792-3

Division of Neurosurgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.0389DOI Listing
April 2016

Letter to the Editor: Glioblastoma in the elderly.

J Neurosurg 2016 Jun 15;124(6):1879-81. Epub 2016 Apr 15.

University of Toronto, ON, Canada; and

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2015.12.JNS152936DOI Listing
June 2016

A Propensity Score-Matched Study of the Use of Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Agents Following Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage.

Neurocrit Care 2016 12;25(3):351-358

Division of Neurosurgery, St. Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 1W8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12028-016-0266-6DOI Listing
December 2016

Social Media Metrics and Bibliometric Profiles of Neurosurgical Departments and Journals: Is There a Relationship?

World Neurosurg 2016 Jun 6;90:574-579.e7. Epub 2016 Feb 6.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2016.01.087DOI Listing
June 2016

The Most Cited Works in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Bibliometric Analysis of the 100 Most Cited Articles.

World Neurosurg 2016 May 23;89:587-592.e6. Epub 2015 Dec 23.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2015.11.072DOI Listing
May 2016

The Current Use of Social Media in Neurosurgery.

World Neurosurg 2016 Apr 14;88:619-624.e7. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2015.11.011DOI Listing
April 2016

GBM surgery in the elderly-time to be more aggressive?

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2016 Feb 22;141:131-2. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2015.10.009DOI Listing
February 2016

Treatment of posthemorrhagic ventricular dilation in preterm infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis of outcomes and complications.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2015 Nov 28;16(5):545-555. Epub 2015 Aug 28.

Division of Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2015.3.PEDS14630DOI Listing
November 2015

Journal club: C2 nerve root transection during C1 lateral mass screw fixation: does it affect functionality and quality of life?

Neurosurgery 2015 May;76(5):638-40

*Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; ‡Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000000711DOI Listing
May 2015

Neural precursor cell transplantation enhances functional recovery and reduces astrogliosis in bilateral compressive/contusive cervical spinal cord injury.

Stem Cells Transl Med 2014 Oct 8;3(10):1148-59. Epub 2014 Aug 8.

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Genetics and Development, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.5966/sctm.2014-0029
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5966/sctm.2014-0029DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4181397PMC
October 2014

Pituitary stem cells: candidates and implications.

Pituitary 2013 Sep;16(3):413-8

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 1W8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11102-013-0470-8DOI Listing
September 2013

Outcomes of surgically treated giant pituitary tumours.

Can J Neurol Sci 2012 Jul;39(4):446-57

Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0317167100013950DOI Listing
July 2012

Prolactinomas: diagnosis and treatment.

Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab 2012 Mar;7(2):233-241

e Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/eem.12.4DOI Listing
March 2012

Neuroendocrine tumor of unknown origin metastasizing to a growth hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma.

World Neurosurg 2012 Jan 7;77(1):201.e9-201.e12. Epub 2011 Nov 7.

Division of Neurosurgery, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2011.02.017DOI Listing
January 2012

Endoglin (CD105): a review of its role in angiogenesis and tumor diagnosis, progression and therapy.

Anticancer Res 2011 Jun;31(6):2283-90

Department of Laboratory Medicine, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B1W8, Canada.

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June 2011

The effectiveness of interventions to reduce neurological injuries in rugby union: a systematic review.

Neurosurgery 2010 Nov;67(5):1404-18; discussion 1418

Division of Neurosurgery, St. Michael's Hospital, and Injury Prevention Research Office, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0b013e3181f209f1DOI Listing
November 2010