Publications

Hemangioblastomas of the Posterior Cranial Fossa in Adults: Demographics, Clinical, Morphologic, Pathologic, Surgical Features, and Outcomes. A Systematic Review.
World Neurosurg 2018 Feb 9;110:e1049-e1062. Epub 2017 Dec 9.
Semmes-Murphey Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee School of Medicine, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Electronic address:

Anterior Cervical Discectomy with Instrumented Allograft Fusion: Lordosis Restoration and Comparison of Functional Outcomes among Patients of Different Age Groups.
World Neurosurg 2018 Jan 3;109:e233-e243. Epub 2017 Oct 3.
Semmes-Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Electronic address:

On the relative merits of invasive and non-invasive pre-surgical brain mapping: New tools in ablative epilepsy surgery.
Epilepsy Res 2017 Jul 3. Epub 2017 Jul 3.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38105, USA; Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

Primary Seeding of Myxopapillary Ependymoma: Different Disease in Adult Population? Case Report and Review of Literature.
World Neurosurg 2017 Mar 29;99:812.e21-812.e26. Epub 2016 Dec 29.
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Semmes-Murphey Neurologic & Spine Institute, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Electronic address:

Language mapping using high gamma electrocorticography, fMRI, and TMS versus electrocortical stimulation.
Clin Neurophysiol 2016 Mar 26;127(3):1822-36. Epub 2015 Nov 26.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA; Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA; Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA.

Subsequent neoplasms in survivors of childhood central nervous system tumors: risk after modern multimodal therapy.
Neuro Oncol 2015 Mar 13;17(3):448-56. Epub 2014 Nov 13.
Department of Oncology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (K.T., A.B., A.G., C.W.); Department of Biostatistics, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (C.L., D.S.); Department of Radiological Sciences, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (L.E.K., T.E.M.); Department of Pathology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (D.W.E., B.A.O.); Department of Surgery, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (F.A.B., P.K.); Semmes-Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute, Memphis, Tennessee (F.A.B., P.K.); Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee (F.A.B., P.K.); University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Memphis, Tennessee (J.R.); Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (L.L.R., G.T.A.).

Delayed methotrexate excretion in infants and young children with primary central nervous system tumors and postoperative fluid collections.
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 2015 Jan 24;75(1):27-35. Epub 2014 Oct 24.
Division of Neuro-oncology, Department of Oncology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 260, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA,

Assessing motor function in young children with transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Pediatr Neurol 2015 Jan 18;52(1):94-103. Epub 2014 Sep 18.
Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee; Le Bonheur Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee; Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee.

Variation in the topography of the speech production cortex verified by cortical stimulation and high gamma activity.
Neuroreport 2014 Dec;25(18):1411-7
aDepartment of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Neurosciences Departments of bRadiology cNeurosurgery dPediatric Neurology eNeurobiology and Anatomy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center fNeuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.


Is it time to replace the Wada test and put awake craniotomy to sleep?
Epilepsia 2014 May 9;55(5):629-32. Epub 2014 May 9.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A; Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A.

Career satisfaction and burnout among U.S. neurosurgeons: a feasibility and pilot study.
World Neurosurg 2013 Nov 25;80(5):e59-68. Epub 2012 Sep 25.
Semmes-Murphey Neurologic & Spine Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee; Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee; Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

Same day tri-modality functional brain mapping prior to resection of a lesion involving eloquent cortex: technical feasibility.
Neuroradiol J 2013 Oct 7;26(5):548-54. Epub 2013 Nov 7.
Department of Radiology, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Department of Neurosurgery, Department of Ophthalmology, Division of Neurology University of Tennessee, Health Science Center; Memphis, TN, USA - Le Bonheur Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital; Memphis, TN, USA -



Assessment of hemispheric dominance for receptive language in pediatric patients under sedation using magnetoencephalography.
Front Hum Neurosci 2014 21;8:657. Epub 2014 Aug 21.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, TN, USA ; Neuroscience Institute, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Memphis, TN, USA.

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