Publications by authors named "Shlomi Constantini"

99Publications

Neurodevelopmental outcome of children born with an isolated atretic cephalocele.

Childs Nerv Syst 2021 Jan 6. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Pediatric Neurology Institute, The Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6423906, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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January 2021

Filum terminale lipomas - the role of intraoperative neuromonitoring.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Dec 1;36(12):2897-2898. Epub 2020 Oct 1.

Paediatric Neurosurgery Department, Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2020

In Reply: Treatment Options for Hydrocephalus Following Foramen Magnum Decompression for Chiari I Malformation: A Multicenter Study.

Neurosurgery 2020 Sep 5. Epub 2020 Sep 5.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery Tel Aviv Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv Tel Aviv University Tel Aviv, Israel.

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September 2020

Brain-wide structural and functional disruption in mice with oligodendrocyte-specific deletion is rescued by inhibition of nitric oxide synthase.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2020 09 24;117(36):22506-22513. Epub 2020 Aug 24.

Department of Neuroscience, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Institute, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, 3525422 Haifa, Israel;

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September 2020

Filum terminale lipomas-the role of intraoperative neuromonitoring.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Aug 7. Epub 2020 Aug 7.

Paediatric Neurosurgery Department, Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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August 2020

Pineal region tumors: an entity with crucial anatomical nuances.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Jul 28. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2020

Phacomatoses in the pediatric age group.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct 13;36(10):2227-2228. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Centre of Neurofibromatosis at the Centre of Rare Diseases, Tübingen University Hospital, Tübingen, Germany.

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October 2020

Peritoneal insertion of shunts in children: comparison between trocar and laparoscopically guided insertion.

Childs Nerv Syst 2021 Jan 26;37(1):115-123. Epub 2020 Jun 26.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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January 2021

Spinal manifestations of Neurofibromatosis type 1.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct 20;36(10):2401-2408. Epub 2020 Jun 20.

The Gilbert Israeli International Neurofibromatosis Center (GIINFC), Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2020

Neurofibromatosis 1-associated optic pathway gliomas.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct 11;36(10):2351-2361. Epub 2020 Jun 11.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, The Gilbert Israeli International Neurofibromatosis Center (GIINFC), Tel Aviv University, 6th Weizmann St., 64239, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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October 2020

Role, function and challenges of multidisciplinary centres for rare diseases exemplified for neurofibromatosis type 1 syndrome.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct 8;36(10):2279-2284. Epub 2020 Jun 8.

Centre of Neurofibromatosis at the Centre of Rare Diseases, Tuebingen University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany.

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October 2020

Neurofibromatosis type 1-related hydrocephalus: causes and treatment considerations.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct 6;36(10):2385-2390. Epub 2020 Jun 6.

Pediatric Neurosurgery, Santobono-Pausilipon Children's Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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October 2020

Management of incidental brain tumors in children: a systematic review.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 08 6;36(8):1607-1619. Epub 2020 May 6.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center & Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Weizman Street 12, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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August 2020

Subgroup analysis of seizure and cognitive outcome after vagal nerve stimulator implantation in children.

Childs Nerv Syst 2021 Jan 2;37(1):243-252. Epub 2020 May 2.

Department of Neurosurgery and Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children's University Hospital of Basel (UKBB), Basel, Switzerland.

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January 2021

The role of ICP monitoring in paediatric IIH.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Dec 22;36(12):3027-3033. Epub 2020 Apr 22.

Department of Paediatric Neurosurgery, Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6423609, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2020

Aborting a neurosurgical procedure: analyzing the decision factors, with endoscopic third ventriculostomy as a model.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 05 6;36(5):919-924. Epub 2020 Mar 6.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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May 2020

Cranial and ventricular size following shunting or endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) in infants with aqueductal stenosis: further insights from the International Infant Hydrocephalus Study (IIHS).

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 07 21;36(7):1407-1414. Epub 2020 Jan 21.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2020

Surgical Management of "Kissing" Spinal Plexiform Neurofibromas in Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Patients.

World Neurosurg 2020 Feb 28;134:e1143-e1147. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

The Gilbert Israeli Neurofibromatosis Center, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, and Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, and Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Illustrated dynamic stories behind pediatric neurosurgery.

Surg Neurol Int 2019 13;10:178. Epub 2019 Sep 13.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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September 2019

Disparity in pediatric neurosurgery provision of care: an illustration.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 03 12;36(3):451-453. Epub 2019 Sep 12.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Gilbert Israeli International Center (GIINFC), Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2020

Absorbable plate degradation mimicking local abscess: letter to the editor.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 12 9;35(12):2259-2260. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2019

Pediatric posterior fossa incidentalomas.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 03 6;36(3):601-609. Epub 2019 Sep 6.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2020

Refractory epilepsy associated with ventriculoperitoneal shunt over-drainage: case report.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 12 6;35(12):2411-2416. Epub 2019 Sep 6.

Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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December 2019

Intraoperative neurophysiology in pediatric supratentorial surgery: experience with 57 cases.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 02 17;36(2):315-324. Epub 2019 Aug 17.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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February 2020

The impact of neonatal posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus of prematurity on family function at preschool age.

Early Hum Dev 2019 10 30;137:104827. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Pediatric Neurology & Development Center, Shamir (Assaf Harofeh) Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel. Electronic address:

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October 2019

Mature teratoma splitting the brainstem in a newborn: case report.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2019 Jul 26:1-5. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

4Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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July 2019

Direct syrinx drainage in patients with Chiari I malformation.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 10 1;35(10):1863-1868. Epub 2019 Jun 1.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Sourasky Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2019

Autism-associated Nf1 deficiency disrupts corticocortical and corticostriatal functional connectivity in human and mouse.

Neurobiol Dis 2019 10 22;130:104479. Epub 2019 May 22.

Department of Neuroscience, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Institute, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. Electronic address:

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October 2019

Value of Cerebrospinal Fluid Lactate Levels in Diagnosing Shunt Infections in Pediatric Patients.

World Neurosurg 2019 Sep 21;129:e207-e215. Epub 2019 May 21.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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September 2019

Elevated NLR May Be a Feature of Pediatric Brain Cancer Patients.

Front Oncol 2019 30;9:327. Epub 2019 Apr 30.

Pediatric Hemato-Oncology, Edmond and Lilly Safra Children's Hospital and Cancer Research Center, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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April 2019

Pseudo-spontaneous third ventriculostomy.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 07 18;35(7):1107-1108. Epub 2019 May 18.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2019

The value of cerebrospinal fluid lactate levels in diagnosing CSF infections in pediatric neurosurgical patients.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 07 8;35(7):1147-1153. Epub 2019 May 8.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel.

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July 2019

Neurofibromatosis Type 1-Related Hydrocephalus: Treatment Options and Considerations.

World Neurosurg 2019 Aug 3;128:e664-e668. Epub 2019 May 3.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel; The Gilbert Israeli International Neurofibromatosis Center, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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August 2019

E-bike-related cranial injuries in pediatric population.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 08 15;35(8):1393-1396. Epub 2019 Apr 15.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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August 2019

The Added Value of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Cisternography and Ventriculography as a Diagnostic Aid in Pediatric Hydrocephalus.

Pediatr Neurosurg 2019 14;54(3):165-172. Epub 2019 Mar 14.

Pediatric Radiology Unit, Department of Radiology, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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January 2020

Syringo-subarachnoid shunt: how I do it.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2019 02 22;161(2):367-370. Epub 2019 Jan 22.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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February 2019

The interhemispheric approach in children: our experience and review of the literature.

Childs Nerv Syst 2019 03 7;35(3):445-452. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2019

Acute subdural hematomas in shunted normal-pressure hydrocephalus patients - Management options and literature review: A case-based series.

Surg Neurol Int 2018 28;9:238. Epub 2018 Nov 28.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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November 2018

Treatment failure of syringomyelia associated with Chiari I malformation following foramen magnum decompression: how should we proceed?

Neurosurg Rev 2019 Sep 15;42(3):705-714. Epub 2018 Dec 15.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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September 2019

Risk factors and epidemiology of pediatric ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection.

Pediatr Int 2018 Dec 10;60(12):1056-1061. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2018

Improved quality of life and cognition after early vagal nerve stimulator implantation in children.

Epilepsy Behav 2018 11 27;88:139-145. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Pediatric Neurology Unit, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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November 2018

Health-related quality of life after post-haemorrhagic hydrocephalus in children born preterm.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2019 03 6;61(3):343-349. Epub 2018 Sep 6.

Pediatric Neurology and Development Center, Assaf Harofe - Shamir Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel.

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March 2019

International Infant Hydrocephalus Study (IIHS): 5-year health outcome results of a prospective, multicenter comparison of endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) and shunt for infant hydrocephalus.

Childs Nerv Syst 2018 12 9;34(12):2391-2397. Epub 2018 Jul 9.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2018

Incidental brain tumors in children: an international neurosurgical, oncological survey.

Childs Nerv Syst 2018 07 25;34(7):1325-1333. Epub 2018 May 25.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2018

Use of EOS Low-Dose Biplanar X-Ray for Shunt Series in Children with Hydrocephalus: A Preliminary Study.

World Neurosurg 2018 Aug 4;116:e273-e277. Epub 2018 May 4.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Watertight Dural Closure in Pediatric Craniotomies-Is It Really Necessary?

World Neurosurg 2018 Jun 15;114:e743-e746. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2018

Group A Streptococcal Brain Abscess in the Pediatric Population: Case Series and Review of the Literature.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 10;37(10):967-970

Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2018

Optic pathway-hypothalamic glioma hemorrhage: a series of 9 patients and review of the literature.

J Neurosurg 2018 12;129(6):1407-1415

1Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, International Israel Neurofibromatosis Center (IINFC), Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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December 2018

Endoscope Holders in Cranial Neurosurgery: Part 2-An International Survey.

World Neurosurg 2018 Mar 2;111:e632-e643. Epub 2018 Jan 2.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2018

Unexpected finding: dermoid component within a filar lipoma.

Childs Nerv Syst 2018 02 22;34(2):189-190. Epub 2017 Nov 22.

Departments of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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February 2018

Evaluation of Dorsal Midline Discolorations with Physical Examination and Ultrasound.

J Pediatr 2017 11;190:246-250

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Department of Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv Israel.

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November 2017

[HEMISPHEROTOMY FOR TREATMENT OF REFRACTORY EPILEPSY IN CHILDREN].

Harefuah 2017 Aug;156(8):482-485

Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Functional Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University.

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August 2017

Malignant transformation of a conservatively managed incidental childhood cerebral mass lesion: controversy regarding management paradigm.

Childs Nerv Syst 2017 Dec 14;33(12):2169-2175. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv Medical Center & Dana Children's Hospital, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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December 2017

Syringo-Subarachnoid Shunt for the Treatment of Persistent Syringomyelia Following Decompression for Chiari Type I Malformation: Surgical Results.

World Neurosurg 2017 Dec 12;108:836-843. Epub 2017 Aug 12.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, Sourasky Medical Center and Dana Children's Hospital Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Conversion of external ventricular drainage to ventriculo-peritoneal shunt: to change or not to change the proximal catheter?

Childs Nerv Syst 2017 Nov 24;33(11):1947-1952. Epub 2017 Jul 24.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel.

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November 2017

Continuous mapping of the corticospinal tracts in intramedullary spinal cord tumor surgery using an electrified ultrasonic aspirator.

J Neurosurg Spine 2017 Aug 19;27(2):161-168. Epub 2017 May 19.

Department of Neurosurgery, Tel Aviv, "Sourasky" Medical Center, Tel Aviv University; and.

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August 2017

Intracystic interferon-alpha in pediatric craniopharyngioma patients: an international multicenter assessment on behalf of SIOPE and ISPN.

Neuro Oncol 2017 Oct;19(10):1398-1407

Children's Brain Tumour Research Network (CBTRN), Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester, England, UK; The Centre for Paediatric, Teenage and Young Adult Cancer, Institute of Cancer Sciences, The University of Manchester, England, UK; Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy; Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, South Africa; Sophia Children's Hospital, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands; Department of Neurosurgery, Alder Hey Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, England, UK ; Beatrix Childrens' Hospital, University MC, Groningen, Netherlands; Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Pediatric Haemato-Oncology Unit, University Hospital Lausanne, Switzerland; Pediatric Oncology Department, Emma Children's Hospital of the Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden; Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria; Department of Pediatrics, Klinikum Oldenburg AöR, Medical Campus University Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany; Departments of Neurosurgery and Oncology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; Department of Neurosurgery, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland; Departments of Paediatric Neuroendocrinology and Neurosurgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, England, UK; Department of Paediatrics, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, Ireland; Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Hospital Angeles Mexico, Mexico City,Mexico; Department of Neurosurgery, Winnipeg Children's Hospital, Canada; Department of Paediatrics, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada; Department of Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel; Department of Neurosurgery, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan; Department of Paediatric Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

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October 2017

Endoscopic Transseptal Transcaval Interforniceal Approach to the Posterior Third Ventricle in the Presence of Cavum Septum Pellucidum.

World Neurosurg 2017 Jul 26;103:768-771. Epub 2017 Apr 26.

Department of Neurosurgery, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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July 2017

Cranial irradiation in childhood mimicking neurofibromatosis type II.

Am J Med Genet A 2017 Jun 19;173(6):1635-1639. Epub 2017 Apr 19.

The Gilbert Israeli Neurofibromatosis Center, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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June 2017

Outcome of treatment after failed endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) in infants with aqueductal stenosis: results from the International Infant Hydrocephalus Study (IIHS).

Childs Nerv Syst 2017 May 29;33(5):747-752. Epub 2017 Mar 29.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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May 2017

Predicting neurofibromatosis type 1 risk among children with isolated café-au-lait macules.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2017 Jun 18;76(6):1077-1083.e3. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Medical Genomics Laboratory, Department of Genetics, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama.

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June 2017

5ALA in pediatric brain tumors is not routinely beneficial.

Childs Nerv Syst 2017 May 14;33(5):787-792. Epub 2017 Mar 14.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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May 2017

The disconnected shunt: a window of opportunities.

Childs Nerv Syst 2017 Mar 24;33(3):467-473. Epub 2017 Feb 24.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2017

Subcortical Mapping Using an Electrified Cavitron UltraSonic Aspirator in Pediatric Supratentorial Surgery.

World Neurosurg 2017 May 14;101:357-364. Epub 2017 Feb 14.

Departments of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Anesthesiology, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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May 2017

Occipital cephalohematoma-a rare pathology.

Childs Nerv Syst 2016 Nov 9;32(11):2057-2058. Epub 2016 Sep 9.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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November 2016

Letter to the Editor: Evoked potentials and Chiari malformation Type 1.

J Neurosurg 2017 02 9;126(2):654-657. Epub 2016 Sep 9.

"Dana" Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel; and.

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February 2017

Zinc enhances temozolomide cytotoxicity in glioblastoma multiforme model systems.

Oncotarget 2016 Nov;7(46):74860-74871

Pediatric Hemato-Oncology, Edmond and Lilly Safra Children's Hospital and Cancer Research Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer Affiliated to The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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November 2016

The effect of parental age on the presence of de novo mutations - Lessons from neurofibromatosis type I.

Mol Genet Genomic Med 2016 Jul 16;4(4):480-6. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Sackler Faculty of MedicineTel-Aviv UniversityTel-AvivIsrael; The Gilbert Israeli Neurofibromatosis CenterTel-Aviv Medical CenterTel-AvivIsrael.

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July 2016

International Infant Hydrocephalus Study: initial results of a prospective, multicenter comparison of endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) and shunt for infant hydrocephalus.

Childs Nerv Syst 2016 Jun 23;32(6):1039-48. Epub 2016 Apr 23.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2016

Immune Checkpoint Inhibition for Hypermutant Glioblastoma Multiforme Resulting From Germline Biallelic Mismatch Repair Deficiency.

J Clin Oncol 2016 07 21;34(19):2206-11. Epub 2016 Mar 21.

Eric Bouffet, Brittany B. Campbell, Daniele Merico, Richard de Borja, Carol Durno, Joerg Krueger, Vanja Cabric, Vijay Ramaswamy, Nataliya Zhukova, Peter Dirks, Michael Taylor, David Malkin, Cynthia E. Hawkins, Adam Shlien, and Uri Tabori, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto; Melyssa Aronson, and Zane Cohen, Zane Cohen Centre for Digestive Diseases, Mount Sinai, Ontario; Valérie Larouche and Rachel Laframboise, Université Laval, Quebec City; Jeffrey Atkinson, Montreal Children's Hospital; Steffen Albrecht, Roy W.R. Dudley, and Nada Jabado, McGill University, Montreal, Montreal, Quebec; Samina Afzal, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Vanan Magimairajan, Cancer Care Manitoba and University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Gary Mason, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Roula Farah, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon; Michal Yalon and Gideon Rechavi, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer; Shlomi Constantini, Rina Dvir, and Ronit Elhasid, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel; Michael F. Walsh, Memorial Sloan Kettering Center, New York, NY; Alyssa Reddy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL; Michael Osborn, Women's and Children's Hospital, North Adelaide, South Australia; Michael Sullivan, Jordan Hansford, and Andrew Dodgshun, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; and Nancy Klauber-Demore, Lindsay Peterson, Sunil Patel, and Scott Lindhorst, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC.

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July 2016

Endoscope Holders in Cranial Neurosurgery: Part I-Technology, Trends, and Implications.

World Neurosurg 2016 May 1;89:343-54. Epub 2016 Feb 1.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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May 2016

Identification of genomic aberrations in hemangioblastoma by droplet digital PCR and SNP microarray highlights novel candidate genes and pathways for pathogenesis.

BMC Genomics 2016 Jan 14;17:56. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

Pediatric Hemato-Oncology, Edmond and Lilly Safra Children's Hospital and Cancer Research Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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January 2016

Over-drainage and persistent shunt-dependency in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension treated with shunts and bariatric surgery.

Surg Neurol Int 2015 8;6(Suppl 27):S655-60. Epub 2015 Dec 8.

Department of Ophthalmology, Neuro-ophthalmology Unit, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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December 2015

Advances in Molecular Diagnosis of Neurofibromatosis Type 1.

Semin Pediatr Neurol 2015 Dec 28;22(4):234-9. Epub 2015 Oct 28.

Gilbert Israeli Neurofibromatosis Center, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Genetic Institute, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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December 2015

The value of multimodality intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring in treating pediatric Chiari malformation type I.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2016 Feb 15;158(2):335-40. Epub 2015 Dec 15.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, "Dana" Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Weizman 6, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel.

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February 2016

X-rays for diagnosis of craniosynostosis.

Childs Nerv Syst 2016 Jan 12;32(1):13. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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January 2016

High metallothionein predicts poor survival in glioblastoma multiforme.

BMC Med Genomics 2015 Oct 22;8:68. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Pediatric Hemato-Oncology, Edmond and Lilly Safra Children's Hospital and Cancer Research Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2015

High prevalence of elevated blood pressure among children with neurofibromatosis type 1.

Pediatr Nephrol 2016 Jan 28;31(1):131-6. Epub 2015 Aug 28.

Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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January 2016

Conservative treatment of cysts of the cavum septum pellucidum presenting in childhood: report of 3 cases.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2015 Sep 19;16(3):283-6. Epub 2015 Jun 19.

Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dana Children's Hospital, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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September 2015