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Intradural spinal varix: the "doughnut" sign on weighted MR and confirmation with gadolinium-enhanced arterial and blood pool MR angiography.

BJR Case Rep 2017 22;3(1):20160078. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6159294PMC
September 2016

Intra-Arterial Therapy and Post-Treatment Infarct Volumes: Insights From the ESCAPE Randomized Controlled Trial.

Stroke 2016 Mar;47(3):777-81

From the Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Department of Radiology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary (F.S.A.-A., M.G., A.M.D., P.M., F.S., Z.A., P.A.B., M.D.H., B.K.M.); Department of Community Health Sciences and Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary (M.D.H., B.K.M.); Department of Medical Imaging, UHN, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto (R.W., W.J.M.); Department of Surgery (Neurosurgery), University of Alberta, Edmonton (J.L.R.); Department of Medicine (Neurology), University of Alberta, Edmonton (A.S.); Department of Neuroradiology, Beaumont Hospital and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (J. Thornton); Department of Geriatric and Stroke Medicine, Beaumont Hospital and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (D.W.); Department of Radiology, CHUM, University of Montreal, Montreal (D.R.); Department of Neurosciences, CHUM, University of Montreal, Montreal (A.Y.P.); Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh (T.G.J.); Division of Neurology, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga (B.L.S.); Department of Radiology, Erlanger Hospital, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga (B.W.B.); Division of Radiology, UHN, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto (T.K.); Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, UHN, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto (F.L.S., C.F.); Colorado Neurological Institute, Engelwood (D.F.F., D.T.); Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal (J. Teitelbaum); Department of Radiology, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa (C.L.); Department of Neurology, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa (D.D.); Department of Neuroradiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax (J.J.S.); and Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary (M.G., A.M.D., P.A.B., M.D.H., B.K.M.).

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March 2016

Endovascular treatment for Small Core and Anterior circulation Proximal occlusion with Emphasis on minimizing CT to recanalization times (ESCAPE) trial: methodology.

Int J Stroke 2015 Apr 25;10(3):429-38. Epub 2014 Dec 25.

Departments of Clinical Neurosciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; Department of Radiology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada.

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April 2015

Natural history and management of basilar trunk artery aneurysms.

Stroke 2015 Apr 24;46(4):948-53. Epub 2015 Feb 24.

From the Department of Neuroradiology, Hôpital Bicêtre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France (G.S.); and Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging (G.S., R.H.S., S.P., A.K., R.A.W., K.G.t., S.R., T.K.) and Division of Neurosurgery (M.T.), Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.006909DOI Listing
April 2015

Clinical characteristics and preferential location of intracranial mirror aneurysms: a comparison with non-mirror multiple and single aneurysms.

Neuroradiology 2015 Jan 3;57(1):35-40. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, 399 Bathurst St., 3 McLaughlin Wing, Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada.

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January 2015

Management of dural carotid cavernous fistulas: a single-centre experience.

Eur Radiol 2014 Dec 21;24(12):3051-8. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

Departamento de Neurorradiologia, Hospital de Santo António, Centro Hospitalar do Poro, Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001, Porto, Portugal,

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December 2014

Natural history and outcome after treatment of unruptured intradural fusiform aneurysms.

Stroke 2014 Nov 9;45(11):3251-6. Epub 2014 Sep 9.

From the Departments of Interventional Neuroradiology (R.H.S., G.S., A.K., R.M., T.K., K.T., R.W.) and Neurosurgery (R.H.S., M.T., I.R.), University Health Network, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands (G.J.E.R.).

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November 2014

Aneurysmal wall enhancement and perianeurysmal edema after endovascular treatment of unruptured cerebral aneurysms.

Neuroradiology 2014 Jun 28;56(6):487-95. Epub 2014 Mar 28.

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst St., 3 McLaughlin Wing, Room #425, Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada.

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June 2014

Transclival pseudomeningocele secondary to ecchordosis physaliphora: case report and literature review.

J Neurol Surg Rep 2013 Dec 9;74(2):92-5. Epub 2013 Sep 9.

Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0033-1348956DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3836942PMC
December 2013

Factors determining the success of endovascular treatments among patients with spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas.

Neuroradiology 2013 Nov 10;55(11):1389-95. Epub 2013 Oct 10.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Cathay General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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November 2013

Challenges in the management of ruptured and unruptured brainstem arteriovenous malformations: outcome after conservative, single-modality, or multimodality treatments.

Neurosurgery 2012 Jan;70(1):155-61; discussion 161

Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Neurosciences and Locomotive System, Lille University Hospital, Lille, France.

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January 2012

Persistant anterior falcine sinus: demonstration by CT angiography.

Can J Neurol Sci 2011 Sep;38(5):760-1

Department of Surgery and Medical Imaging, The Toronto Hospital, Western Division, University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2011

Impact of individual intracranial arterial aneurysm morphology on initial obliteration and recurrence rates of endovascular treatments: a multivariate analysis.

J Neurosurg 2011 Apr 8;114(4):994-1002. Epub 2010 Oct 8.

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2011

Intracranial dural arteriovenous shunts: transarterial glue embolization--experience in 115 consecutive patients.

Radiology 2011 Feb 21;258(2):554-61. Epub 2010 Dec 21.

Department of Radiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

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February 2011

Multidisciplinary care of occipital arteriovenous malformations: effect on nonhemorrhagic headache, vision, and outcome in a series of 135 patients. Clinical article.

J Neurosurg 2010 Oct;113(4):742-8

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

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October 2010

Intrinsic arteriovenous malformation of the trigeminal nerve.

Can J Neurol Sci 2010 Sep;37(5):681-3

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2010

Clues to dural arteriovenous fistulas in patients with progressive dementia.

Can J Neurol Sci 2010 Jul;37(4):532-4

Geisinger Neurosciences Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA.

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July 2010

Middle ear aneurysm treated with an innovative, vessel-preserving, aneurysm-occluding stent.

Laryngoscope 2010 Apr;120(4):796-9

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.20811DOI Listing
April 2010

Clinical and angiographic long-term follow-up of completely coiled intracranial aneurysms using endovascular technique.

J Neurosurg 2010 Mar;112(3):575-81

Department of Radiology, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, Jinju, South Korea.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2008.12.JNS08768DOI Listing
March 2010

Subarachnoid hemorrhage in perivascular spaces mimicking brainstem hematoma.

Can J Neurol Sci 2010 Mar;37(2):286-8

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Hospital São Marcos, Braga, Portugal.

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March 2010

Aggressive intracranial dural arteriovenous fistula presenting with cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea: case report.

Neurosurgery 2009 Dec;65(6):E1208-9; discussion E1209

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000356975.63780.33DOI Listing
December 2009

Symptomatic enlargement of an occluded giant carotido-ophthalmic aneurysm after endovascular treatment: the vasa vasorum theory.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2009 Sep 3;151(9):1153-8. Epub 2009 Apr 3.

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

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September 2009

Intraoperative biplanar rotational angiography during neurovascular surgery. Technical note.

J Neurosurg 2009 Jul;111(1):188-92

Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2009

The natural history and predictive features of hemorrhage from brain arteriovenous malformations.

Stroke 2009 Jan 13;40(1):100-5. Epub 2008 Nov 13.

Toronto Western Hospital, Division of Neurosurgery, Suite 4W-435, 399 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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January 2009

Overview of the current role of endovascular and surgical treatment in spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas.

Neurosurg Focus 2009 Jan;26(1):E8

Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, University of Toronto, Canada.

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January 2009

Wall enhancement, edema, and hydrocephalus after endovascular coil occlusion of intradural cerebral aneurysms.

J Neurosurg 2008 Jun;108(6):1074-86

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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June 2008

Treatment of intracranial aneurysms with hydrogel coated expandable coils.

Can J Neurol Sci 2007 Feb;34(1):38-46

Division of Neuroradiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0317167100018710DOI Listing
February 2007

A discriminative prediction model of neurological outcome for patients undergoing surgery of brain arteriovenous malformations.

Stroke 2006 Jun 11;37(6):1457-64. Epub 2006 May 11.

University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, Toronto Western Hospital, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/01.STR.0000222937.30216.13DOI Listing
June 2006

Complications of embolization of arteriovenous malformations of the brain.

J Neurosurg 2006 Feb;104(2):226-32

Division of Neurosurgery, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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February 2006

Surveillance of intracranial aneurysms treated with detachable coils: a comparison of MRA techniques.

Neuroradiology 2005 Jul 10;47(7):507-15. Epub 2005 Jun 10.

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2005

Analysis of cost related to clinical and angiographic outcomes of aneurysm patients enrolled in the international subarachnoid aneurysm trial in a North American setting.

Neurosurgery 2005 May;56(5):886-94; discussion 886-94

University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2005

Microstent-assisted coiling for wide-necked intracranial aneurysms.

Can J Neurol Sci 2005 Feb;32(1):71-81

Department of Medical Imaging, St. Michael's Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2005

Selective disconnection of cortical venous reflux as treatment for cranial dural arteriovenous fistulas.

J Neurosurg 2004 Jul;101(1):31-5

University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/jns.2004.101.1.0031DOI Listing
July 2004

The endovascular management of superior cerebellar artery aneurysms.

Can J Neurol Sci 2004 Feb;31(1):53-7

Division of Neuroradiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2004

Slow-flow spinal epidural AVF with venous ectasias: two pediatric case reports.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2003 Oct;24(9):1901-5

Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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October 2003

MR imaging of dural arteriovenous fistulas draining into cerebellar cortical veins.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2003 Sep;24(8):1602-6

Department of Medical Imaging, Division of Neuro-imaging, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2003

Neurologic complications of cerebral angiography: prospective analysis of 2,899 procedures and review of the literature.

Radiology 2003 May 13;227(2):522-8. Epub 2003 Mar 13.

Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, Fell Pavilion 3-210, 399 Bathurst St, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8.

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May 2003

Metaplastic bone formation in a low grade conus glioma: case report and review of the literature.

J Neurooncol 2003 May;62(3):275-80

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/a:1023366405828DOI Listing
May 2003

Intracranial cavernous malformations.

Neuroimaging Clin N Am 2003 Feb;13(1):27-40

University of Toronto Vascular Malformation Study Group, Toronto Western Hospital, Fell Pavilion 3-210, 339 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8, Canada.

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February 2003

Venous congestive encephalopathy related to cranial dural arteriovenous fistulas.

Neuroimaging Clin N Am 2003 Feb;13(1):55-72

Department of Neurosurgery, Leiden University Medical Center JII-85, P.O. Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands.

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February 2003

Venous manifestations of spinal arteriovenous fistulas.

Neuroimaging Clin N Am 2003 Feb;13(1):73-93

Department of Neurosurgery and Neuroradiology, Karolinska Hospital, S-171 76 Stockholm, Sweden.

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February 2003

Intracranial venous system: gadolinium-enhanced three-dimensional MR venography with auto-triggered elliptic centric-ordered sequence--initial experience.

Radiology 2003 Jan;226(1):203-9

Department of Medical Imaging, Division of Neuroradiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Fell Pavilion 3-404, 399 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8.

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January 2003

Benign cranial dural arteriovenous fistulas: outcome of conservative management based on the natural history of the lesion.

J Neurosurg 2002 Oct;97(4):767-70

University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2002

Multidisciplinary management of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas: clinical presentation and long-term follow-up in 49 patients.

Stroke 2002 Jun;33(6):1578-83

Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Division of Neurosurgery, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2002

Idiopathic spinal cord herniation: report of eight cases and review of the literature.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2002 May;27(9):E233-41

Division of Neurosurgery and; Neuro-radiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2002

Clinical course of cranial dural arteriovenous fistulas with long-term persistent cortical venous reflux.

Stroke 2002 May;33(5):1233-6

Division of Neurosurgery and Division of Neuroradiology, University of Toronto Brain Vascular Malformations Study Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/01.str.0000014772.02908.44DOI Listing
May 2002

The developing stroke: management decisions.

Can Assoc Radiol J 2002 Apr;53(2):95-102

Department of Medical Imaging, Division of Neuroradiology, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8.

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April 2002

Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula localization with a technique of first-pass gadolinium-enhanced MR angiography: initial experience.

Radiology 2002 Mar;222(3):843-50

Department of Medical Imaging, Division of Neuroradiology, Toronto Western Hospital, Fell Pavilion 3-404, 399 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8.

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March 2002

Multiplicity of dural arteriovenous fistulas.

J Neurosurg 2002 Jan;96(1):76-8

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

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January 2002