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CURRICULUM VITAE

Shekar N. Kurpad MD, PhD
Chair, Director, Professor
Department of Neurosurgery

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
07/1985 - 04/1991 M.D., Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore, India
09/1991 - 06/1995 Ph.D., Duke University, Durham, NC
2005 - 2006 UWM/MCW Faculty Leadership Program, Milwaukee, WI

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/1995 - 06/1996 Intern, General Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
07/1996 - 06/2001 Resident, Neurosurgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
07/1998 - 12/1998 Fellowship, Skull Base Surgery, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
07/2000 - 12/2000 Fellowship, Neuro-Oncology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
01/2001 - 06/2001 Fellowship, Spinal Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/2001 Guest Scientist, Intramural Program, National Institute of Drug Abuse, National Institute of Health, Baltimore, MD
08/2001 - 06/2002 Guest Scientist, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
01/2002 - 12/2006 Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2005 - Present Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2005 - Present Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
01/2007 - 06/2014 Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2007 - Present Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Neurobiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/2014 - Present Professor with Tenure, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2014 - Present Invited Guest Faculty, University of Toronto School of Medicine, Toronto, ON
09/2015 - 02/2016 Professor and Acting Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/2002 - Present Chief, Neurosurgery Service, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 5000 W. National Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53295
03/2009 - Present Medical Director, Spinal Cord Injury Center, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
04/2009 - Present Current Co Chair, Medical College of Wisconsin Human Embryonic Stem Cell, Committee, Milwaukee, WI
04/2009 - Present Medical Director, SpineCare, Oconomowoc, WI
07/2009 - Present Member, Medical College of Wisconsin Global Health Pathway, Milwaukee, WI
07/2011 - 05/2016 Director, Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
07/2002 - Present Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226
07/2002 - Present Zablocki Veterans Medical Center, 5000 W. National Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53295
12/2008 - Present St. Joseph's Hospital, 3200 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095
04/2009 - Present Community Memorial Hospital, Memomonee Falls, WI

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Neurological Surgery
05/24/2006
12/31/2026
   
Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
44618
06/19/2002
10/31/2017
    

AWARDS AND HONORS:
04/1983 Ranked 6th, Southern India Matriculation Examination
12/1988 - 12/1998 Gold Medal in Pharmacology, Bangalore University
04/1991 Nizam of Hyderabad Scholarship
08/1991 - 05/1995 Duke University Graduate Fellowship
06/1995 Passed with Honors: Doctor of Philosophy
04/2001 William P. Van Wagenen Fellowship: AANS
2007 - Present Best Doctors in America

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
Indian Medical Association
North American Skull Base Society
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Society for Neuroscience
American Association for Neurological Surgeons (Fellow)
Neurological Society of India: Life Member
Wisconsin Medical Society
Rachidian Society (Scientific Program Chairman 2004-2005)
Joint Spine Section: AANS/CNS
American Association of South Asian Neurosurgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
2004 - Present Journal of Neuro-Oncology
2005 - Present Spine
2013 - Present Neurosurgery
2014 - Present PLos One
2014 - Present Journal of Neurotrauma
2015 - Present World Neurosurgery
2016 - Present Journal of Neurosurgery Spine
2016 - Present NMR in Biomedicine

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2008 - Present Medical Advisory Board, Prism Clinical Imaging, Milwaukee WI 2008-Present

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2002 - 2006 Member, Congress of Neurological Surgery International Fellowship Committee
2004 - 2005 Member, Congress of Neurological Surgery Fellowships Committee
2005 Faculty, Thoracic and Lumbar Fusion: Emerging Technologies, Congress of Neurological Surgery Boston MA
05/2006 Visiting Professor, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH
09/2006 Visiting Professor, Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC
2006 Member, Annual Meeting Committee, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Chicago IL
12/2008 Visiting Professor, Neurological Society of India, Pune, India
12/2008 Visiting Professor, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
12/2008 Visiting Professor, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore, India
2008 - Present Secretary: American Association of South Asian Neurosurgeons
2008 - Present Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, International Division
2008 - Present Fellowship Director: American Association of South Asian Neurosurgeons
2009 National VA Spinal Cord Injury Consortium: Invited Member
2009 - Present Site Review Panelist VA Spinal Cord Injury Consortium
03/2010 Visiting Professor, Portuguese Society of Neurological and Orthopedic Surgery, Porto, Portugal
05/2010 Visiting Professor, Vanderbilt University Department of Neurosurgery, Nashville TN
07/2010 Visiting Professor, Christian Medical College, Vellore India
2010 - Present Medical Advisory Board, Neuralstem Inc, Bethesda MD
2010 - Present Member National VA Clinical Studies Panel
2010 - Present External Advisory Panel, Yale University Spinal Cord Injury Consortium
2010 - Present Ad Hoc Member: VA Rehab R&D Grant Review Committee
2016 - Present Selection Committee Member, Van Wagenen Selection Committee, Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF)

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Annual Invited Lecturer, Department of Neuroscience, Marquette University, 2002 - Present
Faculty, Spinal Cord Injury Center Preceptor Program, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2002 - Present
Annual Invited Lecturer, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Marquette University, 2003 - Present
Advances in Spinal Cord Injury, National Spinal Cord Injury Association, Annual Lecture, 01/2010 - Present
Spinal Cord Injury: Treatment and Research Update, Milwaukee Trauma/EMS Association, - 02/2014
Current Practices in Spinal Surgery: From Patient Selection to Surgery, Wisconsin Workers Compensation Forum, Pewaukee, WI, - 10/2011
Care of the Spinal Cord Injured Patient and Research Advances: An Update, SERTAC Trauma Conference, Waukesha, WI, - 09/2012
Treatment and Imaging Advances in Spinal Cord Injury, Columbia/St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, - 10/2011
Spinal Cord Injury: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances, Lecture to Medical College of Wisconsin Board of Trustees, Milwaukee, WI, - 01/2011
Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Spinal Cord Injury: Implications for Prognosis Inauguration, Neuroscience Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, - 11/2010
Care of the Spinal Cord Injured Patient and Research Advances, SERTAC Trauma Conference, Waukesha, WI, - 09/2009
Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Diagnosis and Treatment, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, - 08/2009
 
Regional
Faculty, Annual Brain Cutting Conference, Marquette University, Course Director Subhash Bhatnager, PHD, 08/2004 - Present
Invited Lecturer, Waisman Center for Stem Cell Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, 01/2005
Care of the Spinal Cord Injured Patient and Research Advances, Central Wisconsin Trauma Conference, Wausau, WI, - 08/2010
Treatment Advances in Spinal Cord Injury, St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, WI, - 04/2011
 
National
Invited Lecturer, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center, Duke University Medical Center, 09/2006
Invited Speaker, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, San Diego, CA, 05/2009
Invited Lecturer, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center, Duke University Medical Center, - 09/2006
Invited Speaker, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, San Diego, CA, - 05/2009
Vanderbilt University Medical Center: Advances in Spinal Cord Imaging, - 05/2010
American Spinal Injury Association: MRI of the Spinal Cord: Implications for Prognosis, Washington, DC, - 07/2011
Biomarkers in Spinal Cord Injury, Portland International Neuroscience Symposium, Portland, OR, - 07/2013
Imaging in Spinal Cord Injury: A Surgeon's Perspective, Duke University, Durham, NC, - 01/2015
American Spinal Injury Association: Advances in Spinal Cord Imaging, Nashville, TN, - 05/2010
Stem Cell Treatment Strategies for Spinal Cord Injury: Implications and Adverse Effects, San Diego, CA, - 11/2007
MRI in Spinal Cord Injury, American Spinal Injury Association, Chicago, IL, - 05/2013
Department of US Navy: Diffusion Imaging of the Spinal Cord: Implications for the Military, Milwaukee, WI, - 07/2010
Biomarkers for Spinal Cord Injury, Society of University Neurosurgeons, Seattle, WA, - 01/2014
 
International
Stem Cell Transplantation in Spinal Cord Injury: An Overview, World Spine, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, - 08/2005
Novel Therapies for Spinal Cord Injury, Neurological Society of India, Pune, - 12/2008
Spinal Cord Injury: Novel Treatments, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore, India, - 12/2008
Biomarkers for Spinal Cord Injury, Chinese Neurosurgical Association, Annual Meeting, Xiamen, China, - 11/2014
Plasticity of the CNS: Implications for Imaging, Neurological Society of India, New Delhi, - 12/2012
Mentoring in Neurosurgery, Keynote Speaker, Joint Meeting of the Neurological Society of India, India, - 12/2013
Invited Keynote Speaker, Neurological Society of India, India, - 03/2014
Grand Rounds, Neurosciences Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, - 05/26/2014
Imaging in Spinal Cord Injury: Latest Advances, European Association of Neurological Societies, Krakow, Poland, - 02/2013
Functional Interventions for Failed Back Syndrome, Neurological Society of India, Annual Meeting, Coimbatore, - 12/2014
The Case for Early Surgical Intervention in Spinal Cord Injury, Global Spine Congress, Buenos Aires, Argentina, - 05/2015
Imaging Biomarkers and Their Evolution, 24th E Harry Botterell Lecture, University of Toronto, Ontario, - 11/2015
The Establishment of Guidelines for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury in India, Cape Town, South Africa, - 07/2016
Imaging in Spinal Cord Injury and Cervical Myelopathy, Indian Neurotrauma Society, Bangalore, India, - 08/2015
Update on SCI Trials in North America, Indian Neurotrauma Association Annual Meeting, Mussorie, India, - 08/2014
Spinal Cord Imaging: Novel Concepts, Neurological Society of India, Jaipur, - 12/2010
Biomarkers in Spinal Cord Injury, Presidential Lecture, Neurological Society of India, India, - 12/2013
The Case for Early Surgical Interventions in Spinal Cord Injury, 24th E Harry Botterell Lecture, Toronto, Ontario, - 11/2015
Osteoporotic Spinal Fractures: To Treat or Not to Treat?, Neurological Society of India, Hyderabad, - 12/2015
Diffusion Imaging of the Spinal Cord: Implications for Neurosurgery, Portuguese Society of Neurological and Orthopedic Surgery, Porto, Portugal, - 03/2010
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
2007 - Present Panelist: MCW Intramural Pilot Grant Review Committee
2009 - Present Panelist. MCW CTSI Grant Review Committee
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Akhil Saraswat, MCW, 2005 - 2007 Preceptor
Gerald Eckardt, MCW, 2007 - 2008 Preceptor
Margaret Carmody, MCW, 2007 - 2008 Preceptor
Carolyn Quinsey, MCW, 2008 - 2009 Preceptor
Emily Abbott, Katie Krause, MCW, 2009 - 2010 Preceptor
Mohammed Ali Jazayeri, MCW, 2010 - 2012 Preceptor
Michael Hansen (Neurology Residency), MCW, 2012 - 2014 Preceptor
Avinash Rao, MCW, 2014 - 2015 Preceptor
Abraham Schlauderaff, MCW, 2015 - 2016 Preceptor
 
Graduate Students
PhD Committees
Mike Pizzi, MCW, 2003 - 2007
Moses Darpolor, MCW, 2005 - 2006
Benjamin Ellingson, MCW, 2005 - 2006
Michael Jirjis, MCW, 2009 - Present
 
Clinical/Research Fellows
Jason Lifshutz MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2002 - 2004 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Zvi Lidar MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2002 - 2004 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Scott Soleau MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2004 - 2005 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Brian Snell MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2004 - 2005 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Marjorie Wang MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2005 - 2006 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Simon Salerno MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2005 - 2006 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Jeff Golan MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2007 - 2008 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Olawale Sulaiman MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2007 - 2008 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Harlan Bruner MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2010 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Michael Martin MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2010 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Alice Cherqui MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010 - 2011 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Chad Cole MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2011 - 2012 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Jason Przybylo MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/2013 - 12/2013 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Michael Mumert MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2013 - 2014 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Hesham Soliman MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2015 - 2016 Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
Hoon Choi MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2016 - Present Spinal Neurosurgery Fellowship Mentor
 
Residents
Kim Rickert MD, MCW, 2003 - 2004 Research Supervisor
Melissa Macias MD, PhD, MCW, 2005 - 2008 Research Supervisor
Gerald Eckardt MD, MCW, 2011 - 2012 Research Supervisor
Akin Oni-Orisan MD, MCW, 2013 - Present Research Supervisor
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Graduate Students
PhD Committees
Benjamin Ellingson PhD, Marquette University, 2006 - 2009 Doctoral Committee Member/Co Supervisor
Michael Jirjis PhD, Marquette Univeresity, 2009 - 2013 Doctoral Committee Member/Co-Supervisor
Committees
Oleysza Motovylak, Marquette University, 2013 - Present Doctoral Committee Member/Co-Supervisor
Nathan Skinner, Marquette University, 2014 - Present Doctoral Committee Member/Co-Supervisor
David Cadotte, Marquette University, - 2014 Invited External Examiner, Doctoral Thesis
 
Residents
Matthew Alexander MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2002 - 2003 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Brian Bunch MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2003 - 2004 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Andrew Beykovsky MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2004 - 2005 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Kim Rickert MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2005 - 2006 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Andrew Beaumont, MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2006 - 2007 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Melissa Macias, MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2007 - 2008 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Jean-Louis Benae, MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2008 - 2009 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Matthew Miller MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2009 - 2010 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Alastair Hoyt MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2010 - 2011 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Amos Ladouceur MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2011 - 2012 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Gerald Eckardt MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2012 - 2013 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Joseph Cochran MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2013 - 2014 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Andrew Lozen MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2014 - 2015 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Abhishiek Sharma MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2014 - 2015 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Akin Oni-Orisan MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2015 - 2016 Clinical Skills Supervisor
Ninh Doan MD, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 2016 - Present Clinical Skills Supervisor
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Kurpad, S.N., Novel approaches for the selective adjuvant therapy for malignant human gliomas. Dissertation, Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, June 1995.
2. Wikstrand, C.J., Stanley, S.D., Pegram, C., Archer, G.E., Kurpad, S.N., Shibuya, M.M., Bigner, D.D.: Investigation of a synthetic peptide immunogen for a variant epidermal growth factor receptor associated with gliomas. J. Neuroimmunol. 46(1-2): 165-173, 1993.
3. Kurpad, S.N., Wikstrand, C.J., Bigner, D.D.: Immunobiology of malignant astrocytoma. Semin. Oncol. 21(2): 149-161, 1994.
4. Wikstrand C.J., Hale, L.P., Batra, S.K., Hill, M.L., Humphrey, P.A., Kurpad, S.N., McLendon, R.E., Moscatello, D., Pegram, C.N., Reist, C.J., Traweek, S.T., Wong, A.J., Zalutsky, M.R., Bigner, D.D.: Monoclonal antibodies against EGFRvIII are tumor specific and react with breast and lung carcinomas and malignant human gliomas. Cancer Res. 55:3140-3148, 1995.
5. Kurpad, S.N., Friedman, H.S., Archer, G.E., McLendon, R.E., Petros, W.M., Fuchs, H.E., Guaspari, A., Bigner, D.D.: Inraarterial administration of melphalan for the treatment of intracranial human glioma xenografts in athymic rats. Cancer Res. 55:3803-3809, 1995.
6. Reist, C.J., Archer, G.E., Kurpad, S.N., Wikstrand, C.J., Vaidyanathan, G., Willingham, M.C. Moscatello, D.K., Wong, A.J., Bigner, D.D., Zalutsky, M.R.: Tumor specific anti epidermal growth actor receptor vIII antibodies: use of tyramine cellobiose radioiodination method enhances cellular retention and uptake in tumor xenografts. Cancer Res. 55:4375-4382, 1995.
7. Kurpad, S.N., Zhao, X.G., Wikstrand, C.J., Batra, S.K., McLendon, R.E., Bigner, D.D.: Tumor antigens in astrocytic gliomas. Glia 15:244-256, 1995.
8. Kurpad, S.N., Dolan, M.E., McLendon, R.E., Archer, G.E., Moschel, R.C., Pegg, A.E., Bigner, D.D., Friedman, H.S.: Intraarterial O6 Benzylguanine enables the specific therapy of nitrosourea resistant human glioma xenografts in athymic rats with 1,3 bis(2-chloroethyl)-1-nitrosourea. Cancer Chemother. Pharmacol., 1997 39(4): 307-316.
9. Kurpad, S.N. and Cohen, A.R.: Posterior fossa craniotomy: Advantages over craniectomy. Pediatric Neurosurgery, 31:54-57, 1999.
10. Kurpad, S.N. and Cohen, A.R.: Endoscopic third ventriculostomy. Pediatric Endoscopy and Innovative Techniques, 3:117-122, 1999.
11. Kurpad, S.N., Goldstein, J.A., Cohen, A.R.: Biodegradable fixation devices in pediatric craniofacial surgery: results of a one year follow-up. Pediatric Neurosurgery, Dec 33(6): 306-310, 2000.
12. Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Kurpad, S.N., Olson, L,: Allodynia limits the usefulness of intraspinal neural stem cell grafts; directed differentiation improves outcome, Nature Neuroscience, 8:346-353, March 2005.
13. Alexanian A.R and Kurpad, S.N: Quiescent neural cells regain multipotent stem cell characteristics influenced by adult neural stem cells in co-culture. Experimental Neurology, Jan 91(1): 193-7, 2005.
14. Alexanian A.R., Crowe M.J., Kurpad S.N.: Efficient differentiation and integration of lineage-restricted neural precursors in traumatically injured adult cat spinal cord. J. Neuroscience Methods, Jan 15; 150(1):41-6, 2006.
15. Lidar Z., Lifshutz J., Bhattacharjee S., Kurpad S.N., Maiman D.J.: Minimally invasive, extracavitary approach for thoracic disc herniation: Technical report and preliminary results. Spine Journal, Mar-Apr 6 (2): 157-63.
16. Macias M.Y., Bacon M.C., Pizzi M., Crowe M.J., Alexanian A.R., Kurpad S.N.: Pain with no gain: Allodynia following stem cell transplantation in spinal cord injury. Experimental Neurology, 2006 Oct; 201 (2):335-48.
17. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Li S.J., Schmit B.S.: In vivo diffusion tensor imaging of the rat spinal cord at 9.4T. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 27(3):634-42, March 2008.
18. Ellingson B.M, Ulmer J.L, Kurpad S.N., Schmit B.D.: Diffusion tensor MR imaging of the neurologically intact human spinal cord. American Journal of Neuroradiology 29(7):1279-84, 2008.
19. Ellingson B.M., Ulmer J.L., Kurpad S.N., Schmid B.D.: Diffusion tensor MR imaging in chronic spinal cord injury. American Journal of Neuroradiology 29(10):1976-82, Nov 2008.
20. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Schmit B.D.: Ex vivo diffusion tensor imaging and quantitative tractography of the rat spinal cord during long-term recovery from moderate spinal contusion. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 28(5):1068-79, Nov 2008.
21. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad, S.N., Schmit B.D.: Functional correlates of diffusion tensor imaging in spinal cord injury. Biomed Sci Instrum 44:28-33, 2008.
22. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Schmit B.D.: Characteristics of mid-to-long-latency spinal somatosensory evoked potentials following spinal trauma in the rat. Journal of Neurotrauma 25(22):1323-34, Nov 2008.
23. Alexanian A.R., Maiman D.J., Kurpad S.N., Gennarelli T.A.: In vitro and in vivo characterization of neurally modified mesenchymal stem cells induced by epigenetic modifiers and neural stem cell environment. Stem Cells Development 17(6):1123-30, Dec 2008.
24. Ellingson BM, Sulaiman O, Kurpad SN: High-resolution in vivo tensor imaging of the injured cat spinal cord using self-navigated, interleaved, variable-density spiral acquisition (SNAILS-DTI). Magn Reson Imaging 28(9):1353-60, Nov 28, 2010.
25. Alexanian AR, Svendsen CN, Crowe MJ, Kurpad SN: Transplantation of human glial-restricted neural precursors into injured spinal cord promotes functional and sensory recovery without causing allodynia. Cytotherapy August 24, 2010 (Epub ahead of print).
26. Ellingson BM, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN: Lesion growth and degeneration patterns measured using diffusion tensor 0.4-T magnetic resonance imaging in rat spinal cord injury. J Neurosurg-Spine 13(2):181-192, Aug 2010.
27. Ellingson BM, Schmit BD, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN: Diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging in spinal cord injury. Concepts in Magnetic Resonance Part A 32A: Issue 3: pp 219-237, May 2008.
28. Smith KM, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Kurpad SN, Maiman DJ. Atlantooccipital dislocation in motor vehicle side impact, derivation of the mechanism of injury, and implications for early diagnosis. J Craniovertebr Junction Spine. 2010 Jul;1(2):113-7. PMCID: PMC3075827
29. Zhang Z, Maiman DJ, Kurpad SN, Crowe MJ, Alexanian AR. Feline bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells express several pluripotent and neural markers and easily turn into neural-like cells by manipulation with chromatin modifying agents and neural inducing factors. Cell Reprogram. 2011 Oct;13(5):385-90.
30. Pechman KR, Donohoe DL, Bedekar DP, Kurpad SN, Hoffmann RG, Schmainda KM. Characterization of bevacizumab dose response relationship in U87 brain tumors using magnetic resonance imaging measures of enhancing tumor volume and relative cerebral blood volume. J Neurooncol. 2011 Nov;105(2):233-9. PMCID: PMC4323180
31. Pechman KR, Donohoe DL, Bedekar DP, Kurpad SN, Schmainda KM. Evaluation of combined bevacizumab plus irinotecan therapy in brain tumors using magnetic resonance imaging measures of relative cerebral blood volume. Magn Reson Med. 2012 Oct;68(4):1266-72. PMCID: PMC3323703
32. Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Budde MD, Ulmer JL, Wang MC, Kurpad SN. Diffusion tensor imaging and tractography in Brown-Sequard syndrome. Spinal Cord. 2012 Dec;50(12):928-30.
33. Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Wang MC, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN. Characterization and limitations of diffusion tensor imaging metrics in the cervical spinal cord in neurologically intact subjects. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Oct;38(4):861-7.
34. Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Wang MC, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN. Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord: insights from animal and human studies. Neurosurgery. 2014 Jan;74(1):1-8; discussion 8; quiz 8. PMCID: PMC4986512
35. Jirjis MB, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD. Ex vivo diffusion tensor imaging of spinal cord injury in rats of varying degrees of severity. J Neurotrauma. 2013 Sep 15;30(18):1577-86. PMCID: PMC3761423
36. Vedantam A, Eckardt G, Wang MC, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN. High cervical fractional anisotropy as an imaging marker for spinal cord injury. Neurosurgery. 2014 Aug;61 Suppl 1:167-70.
37. Miller AP, Shah AS, Aperi BV, Budde MD, Pintar FA, Tarima S, Kurpad SN, Stemper BD, Glavaski-Joksimovic A. Effects of blast overpressure on neurons and glial cells in rat organotypic hippocampal slice cultures. Front Neurol. 2015;6:20. PMCID: PMC4325926
38. 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. 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. World Neurosurg. 2015 Apr;83(4):419-23.
39. Stemper BD, Shah AS, Pintar FA, McCrea M, Kurpad SN, Glavaski-Joksimovic A, Olsen C, Budde MD. Head rotational acceleration characteristics influence behavioral and diffusion tensor imaging outcomes following concussion. Ann Biomed Eng. 2015 May;43(5):1071-88. PMCID: PMC4654450
40. Vedantam A, Eckardt G, Wang MC, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN. Clinical correlates of high cervical fractional anisotropy in acute cervical spinal cord injury. World Neurosurg. 2015 May;83(5):824-8.
41. Skinner NP, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD, Budde MD. Detection of acute nervous system injury with advanced diffusion-weighted MRI: a simulation and sensitivity analysis. NMR Biomed. 2015 Nov;28(11):1489-506.
42. Jirjis MB, Vedantam A, Budde MD, Kalinosky B, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD. Severity of spinal cord injury influences diffusion tensor imaging of the brain. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Jan;43(1):63-74.
43. Oni-Orisan A, Kaushal M, Li W, Leschke J, Ward BD, Vedantam A, Kalinosky B, Budde MD, Schmit BD, Li SJ, Muqeet V, Kurpad SN. Alterations in Cortical Sensorimotor Connectivity following Complete Cervical Spinal Cord Injury: A Prospective Resting-State fMRI Study. PLoS One. 2016;11(3):e0150351. PMCID: PMC4783046
44. Stemper BD, Shah AS, Budde MD, Olsen CM, Glavaski-Joksimovic A, Kurpad SN, McCrea M, Pintar FA. Behavioral Outcomes Differ between Rotational Acceleration and Blast Mechanisms of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Front Neurol. 2016;7:31. PMCID: PMC4789366
45. Vedantam A, Rao A, Kurpad SN, Jirjis MB, Eckardt G, Schmit BD, Wang MC. Diffusion Tensor Imaging Correlates with Short-Term Myelopathy Outcome in Patients with Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy. World Neurosurg. 2017 Jan;97:489-494.
46. Skinner NP, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD, Tugan Muftuler L, Budde MD. Rapid in vivo detection of rat spinal cord injury with double-diffusion-encoded magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Magn Reson Med. 2017 Apr;77(4):1639-1649. PMCID: PMC5285487
47. Stemper BD, Shah AS, Chiariello R, Olsen CM, Budde MD, Glavaski-Joksimovic A, McCrea M, Kurpad SN, Pintar FA. Prediction of Post-Concussive Behavioral Changes in a Rodent Model Based on Head Rotational Acceleration Characteristics. Ann Biomed Eng. 2016 Nov;44(11):3252-3265. PMCID: PMC5093216
48. Wilson JR, BSc LT, Aarabi B, Anderson PA, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Burns A, Chen R, Chiba K, Dettori J, Furlan JC, Harrop JS, Holly LT, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad SN, Kwon BK, Marino R, Martin AR, Massicotte EM, Merli G, Middleton J, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Shamji MF, Singh A, Skelly A, Yee A, Fehlings M. 181 Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Spinal Cord Injury: The Optimal Timing of Decompression. Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;63 Suppl 1:172.
49. Soliman HM, Nguyen H, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Kurpad SN, Maiman DJ. 177 Largest Series of Mild-Moderate Motor Vehicle Accident-Associated Thoracolumbar Compression Fractures: Prognosis and Outcome. Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;63 Suppl 1:170-1.
50. Jirjis MB, Valdez C, Vedantam A, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN. Diffusion tensor imaging as a biomarker for assessing neuronal stem cell treatments affecting areas distal to the site of spinal cord injury. J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Feb;26(2):243-251.
51. Rindler RS, Chokshi FH, Malcolm JG, Eshraghi SR, Mossa-Basha M, Chu JK, Kurpad SN, Ahmad FU. Spinal Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Evaluation of Preoperative and Postoperative Severity of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: Systematic Review of Literature. World Neurosurg. 2017 Mar;99:150-158.
52. Kaushal M, Oni-Orisan A, Chen G, Li W, Leschke J, Ward BD, Kalinosky B, Budde MD, Schmit BD, Li SJ, Muqeet V, Kurpad SN. Evaluation of Whole-Brain Resting-State Functional Connectivity in Spinal Cord Injury: A Large-Scale Network Analysis Using Network-Based Statistic. J Neurotrauma. 2017 Mar 15;34(6):1278-1282.
53. Soliman HM, Nguyen H, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Kurpad SN, Maiman DJ. 177 Largest Series of Mild-Moderate Motor Vehicle Accident-Associated Thoracolumbar Compression Fractures: Prognosis and Outcome. Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug 01;63(CN_suppl_1):170-171.
54. Miller AP, Shah AS, Aperi BV, Kurpad SN, Stemper BD, Glavaski-Joksimovic A. Acute death of astrocytes in blast-exposed rat organotypic hippocampal slice cultures. PLoS One. 2017;12(3):e0173167. PMCID: PMC5338800
55. Levi AD, Okonkwo DO, Park P, Jenkins AL 3rd, Kurpad SN, Parr AM, Ganju A, Aarabi B, Kim D, Casha S, Fehlings MG, Harrop JS, Anderson KD, Gage A, Hsieh J, Huhn S, Curt A, Guzman R. Emerging Safety of Intramedullary Transplantation of Human Neural Stem Cells in Chronic Cervical and Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury. Neurosurgery. 2018 Apr 01;82(4):562-575.
56. Martin AR, Tadokoro N, Tetreault L, Arocho-Quinones EV, Budde MD, Kurpad SN, Fehlings MG. Imaging Evaluation of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Current State of the Art and Future Directions. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2018 Jan;29(1):33-45.
57. Budde MD, Skinner NP, Muftuler LT, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN. Optimizing Filter-Probe Diffusion Weighting in the Rat Spinal Cord for Human Translation. Front Neurosci. 2017;11:706. PMCID: PMC5742102
58. Rao A, Soliman H, Kaushal M, Motovylyak O, Vedantam A, Budde MD, Schmit B, Wang M, Kurpad SN. Diffusion Tensor Imaging in a Large Longitudinal Series of Patients With Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Correlated With Long-Term Functional Outcome. Neurosurgery. 2018 Oct 01;83(4):753-760.
59. Skinner NP, Lee SY, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD, Muftuler LT, Budde MD. Filter-probe diffusion imaging improves spinal cord injury outcome prediction. Ann Neurol. 2018 Jul;84(1):37-50. PMCID: PMC6119508
60. Cochran EJ, Schlauderaff A, Rand SD, Eckardt GW, Kurpad S. Spinal osteoblastic meningioma with hematopoiesis: radiologic-pathologic correlation and review of the literature. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2016 Oct;24:30-4.
61. Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Banerjee A, Pintar F, Yoganandan N, Kurpad S, Maiman D. Changing threshold for AIS scores of thoracolumbar compression fractures. Traffic Inj Prev. 2016 Sep;17 Suppl 1:11-5.
62. Nguyen HS, Doan N, Lozen A, Gelsomino M, Shabani S, Kurpad S. Traumatic spondyloptosis at the cervico-thoracic junction without neurological deficits. Surg Neurol Int. 2016;7(Suppl 13):S366-9. PMCID: PMC4879840
63. Levi AD, Anderson KD, Okonkwo DO, Park P, Bryce TN, Kurpad SN, Aarabi B, Hsieh J, Gant K. Clinical Outcomes from a Multi-Center Study of Human Neural Stem Cell Transplantation in Chronic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Mar 19;36(6):891-902.
64. Motovylyak A, Skinner NP, Schmit BD, Wilkins N, Kurpad SN, Budde MD. Longitudinal <i>In Vivo</i> Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging Remote from the Lesion Site in Rat Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2019 May 01;36(9):1389-1398. PMCID: PMC6482909
65. Montoure A, Janich K, Cusick JF, Kurpad SN, Wang MC. Great Hospitals in North America: The Medical College of Wisconsin Neurological Surgery. World Neurosurg. 2019 May;125:55-66.
66. Dhall SS, Kurpad SN, Hurlbert RJ, Mummaneni PV. Introduction. Acute spinal cord injury. Neurosurg Focus. 2019 Mar 01;46(3):E1.
67. Shabani S, Kaushal M, Budde M, Kurpad SN. Correlation of magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging parameters with American Spinal Injury Association score for prognostication and long-term outcomes. Neurosurg Focus. 2019 Mar 01;46(3):E2.
68. Kaushal M, Shabani S, Budde M, Kurpad S. Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Acute Spinal Cord Injury: A Review of Animal and Human Studies. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Aug 01;36(15):2279-2286.
69. Davies BM, Khan DZ, Mowforth OD, McNair AGK, Gronlund T, Kolias AG, Tetreault L, Starkey ML, Sadler I, Sarewitz E, Houlton D, Carter J, Kalsi-Ryan S, Aarabi B, Kwon BK, Kurpad SN, Harrop J, Wilson JR, Grossman R, Curt A, Fehlings MG, Kotter MRN. RE-CODE DCM (<i>RE</i>search Objectives and <i>C</i>ommon <i>D</i>ata <i>E</i>lements for <i>D</i>egenerative <i>C</i>ervical <i>M</i>yelopathy): A Consensus Process to Improve Research Efficiency in DCM, Through Establishment of a Standardized Dataset for Clinical Research and the Definition of the Research Priorities. Global Spine J. 2019 May;9(1 Suppl):65S-76S. PMCID: PMC6512197
70. Shabani S, Kaushal M, Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Aarabi B, Fehlings MG, Kotter M, Kwon BK, Harrop J, Kurpad SN. AOSpine Global Survey: International Trends in Utilization of Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Computed Tomography for Spinal Trauma and Spinal Cord Injury across AO Regions. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Dec 15;36(24):3323-3331.
71. Kaushal M, Shabani S, Kurpad SN. Neurosurgery videos on online video sharing sites. Neurol India. 2019;67(2):397-398.
72. Blight AR, Hsieh J, Curt A, Fawcett JW, Guest JD, Kleitman N, Kurpad SN, Kwon BK, Lammertse DP, Weidner N, Steeves JD. The challenge of recruitment for neurotherapeutic clinical trials in spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 2019 May;57(5):348-359.
73. Jiang F, Jaja BNR, Kurpad SN, Badhiwala JH, Aarabi B, Grossman RG, Harrop JS, Guest JD, Schär RT, Shaffrey CI, Boakye M, Toups EG, Wilson JR, Fehlings MG, North American Clinical Trials Network Collaborators. Acute Adverse Events After Spinal Cord Injury and Their Relationship to Long-term Neurologic and Functional Outcomes: Analysis From the North American Clinical Trials Network for Spinal Cord Injury. Crit Care Med. 2019 Nov;47(11):e854-e862.
74. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Kurpad S, Brodke DS, Wilson JR, Smith JS, Arnold PM, Brodt ED, Dettori JR. Change in Functional Impairment, Disability, and Quality of Life Following Operative Treatment for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):53S-69S. PMCID: PMC5684851
75. Tetreault LA, Karadimas S, Wilson JR, Arnold PM, Kurpad S, Dettori JR, Fehlings MG. The Natural History of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy and the Rate of Hospitalization Following Spinal Cord Injury: An Updated Systematic Review. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):28S-34S. PMCID: PMC5684834
76. Fehlings MG, Martin AR, Tetreault LA, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke D, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Kwon BK, Marino RJ, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Wilson JR, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Role of Baseline Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Clinical Decision Making and Outcome Prediction. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):221S-230S. PMCID: PMC5684845
77. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Wilson JR, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Marino RJ, Martin AR, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury and Central Cord Syndrome: Recommendations on the Timing (≤24 Hours Versus &gt;24 Hours) of Decompressive Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):195S-202S. PMCID: PMC5684850
78. Shabani S, Kaushal M, Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Aarabi B, Fehlings MG, Kotter M, Kwon BK, Harrop J, Kurpad SN. AOSpine Global Survey: International Trends in Utilization of Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Computed Tomography for Spinal Trauma and Spinal Cord Injury across AO Regions. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Dec 15;36(24):3323-3331.
79. Blight AR, Hsieh J, Curt A, Fawcett JW, Guest JD, Kleitman N, Kurpad SN, Kwon BK, Lammertse DP, Weidner N, Steeves JD. The challenge of recruitment for neurotherapeutic clinical trials in spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 2019 May;57(5):348-359.
80. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Wilson JR, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Marino RJ, Martin AR, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury and Central Cord Syndrome: Recommendations on the Timing (≤24 Hours Versus &gt;24 Hours) of Decompressive Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):195S-202S. PMCID: PMC5684850
81. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Harrop JS, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Kwon BK, Marino RJ, Martin AR, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Wilson JR, Yee A, Burns AS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Type and Timing of Rehabilitation. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):231S-238S. PMCID: PMC5684839
82. Fehlings MG, Martin AR, Tetreault LA, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke D, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Kwon BK, Marino RJ, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Wilson JR, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Role of Baseline Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Clinical Decision Making and Outcome Prediction. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):221S-230S. PMCID: PMC5684845
83. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Kwon BK, Marino RJ, Martin AR, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Singh A, Skelly AC, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Wilson JR, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Type and Timing of Anticoagulant Thromboprophylaxis. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):212S-220S. PMCID: PMC5684841
84. Fehlings MG, Wilson JR, Tetreault LA, Aarabi B, Anderson P, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Burns AS, Chiba K, Dettori JR, Furlan JC, Hawryluk G, Holly LT, Howley S, Jeji T, Kalsi-Ryan S, Kotter M, Kurpad S, Kwon BK, Marino RJ, Martin AR, Massicotte E, Merli G, Middleton JW, Nakashima H, Nagoshi N, Palmieri K, Skelly AC, Singh A, Tsai EC, Vaccaro A, Yee A, Harrop JS. A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Use of Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):203S-211S. PMCID: PMC5686915
85. Doan NB, Nguyen HS, Montoure A, Al-Gizawiy MM, Mueller WM, Kurpad S, Rand SD, Connelly JM, Chitambar CR, Schmainda KM, Mirza SP. Acid ceramidase is a novel drug target for pediatric brain tumors. Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 11;8(15):24753-24761. PMCID: PMC5421885
86. Davies B, Mowforth O, Sadler I, Aarabi B, Kwon B, Kurpad S, Harrop JS, Wilson JR, Grossman R, Fehlings MG, Kotter M. Recovery priorities in degenerative cervical myelopathy: a cross-sectional survey of an international, online community of patients. BMJ Open. 2019 Oct 10;9(10):e031486. PMCID: PMC6797315
87. Jiang F, Jaja BNR, Kurpad SN, Badhiwala JH, Aarabi B, Grossman RG, Harrop JS, Guest JD, Schär RT, Shaffrey CI, Boakye M, Toups EG, Wilson JR, Fehlings MG, North American Clinical Trials Network Collaborators. Acute Adverse Events After Spinal Cord Injury and Their Relationship to Long-term Neurologic and Functional Outcomes: Analysis From the North American Clinical Trials Network for Spinal Cord Injury. Crit Care Med. 2019 Nov;47(11):e854-e862.
88. Davies BM, Khan DZ, Mowforth OD, McNair AGK, Gronlund T, Kolias AG, Tetreault L, Starkey ML, Sadler I, Sarewitz E, Houlton D, Carter J, Kalsi-Ryan S, Aarabi B, Kwon BK, Kurpad SN, Harrop J, Wilson JR, Grossman R, Curt A, Fehlings MG, Kotter MRN. RE-CODE DCM (<i>RE</i>search Objectives and <i>C</i>ommon <i>D</i>ata <i>E</i>lements for <i>D</i>egenerative <i>C</i>ervical <i>M</i>yelopathy): A Consensus Process to Improve Research Efficiency in DCM, Through Establishment of a Standardized Dataset for Clinical Research and the Definition of the Research Priorities. Global Spine J. 2019 May;9(1 Suppl):65S-76S. PMCID: PMC6512197
89. Kaushal M, Shabani S, Kurpad SN. Neurosurgery videos on online video sharing sites. Neurol India. 2019;67(2):397-398.
90. Jaja BNR, Jiang F, Badhiwala JH, Schär R, Kurpad S, Grossman RG, Harrop JS, Guest JD, Toups EG, Shaffrey CI, Aarabi B, Boakye M, Fehlings MG, Wilson JR. Association of Pneumonia, Wound Infection, and Sepsis with Clinical Outcomes after Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Nov 01;36(21):3044-3050. PMCID: PMC6791472
91. Kurpad SN. Comments Clinical Neurosurgery. 1 April 2018;82(4):430.
92. Fehlings MG, Tetreault LA, Kurpad S, Brodke DS, Wilson JR, Smith JS, Arnold PM, Brodt ED, Dettori JR. Change in Functional Impairment, Disability, and Quality of Life Following Operative Treatment for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):53S-69S. PMCID: PMC5684851
93. Tetreault LA, Karadimas S, Wilson JR, Arnold PM, Kurpad S, Dettori JR, Fehlings MG. The Natural History of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy and the Rate of Hospitalization Following Spinal Cord Injury: An Updated Systematic Review. Global Spine J. 2017 Sep;7(3 Suppl):28S-34S. PMCID: PMC5684834
94. Kurpad S, Martin AR, Tetreault LA, Fischer DJ, Skelly AC, Mikulis D, Flanders A, Aarabi B, Mroz TE, Tsai EC, Fehlings MG. Impact of Baseline Magnetic Resonance Imaging on Neurologic, Functional, and Safety Outcomes in Patients With Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Global Spine Journal. 1 September 2017;7(3_supplement):151S-174S.
95. Kaushal M, Oni-Orisan A, Chen G, Li W, Leschke J, Ward D, Kalinosky B, Budde M, Schmit B, Li SJ, Muqeet V, Kurpad S. Large-Scale Network Analysis of Whole-Brain Resting-State Functional Connectivity in Spinal Cord Injury: A Comparative Study. Brain Connect. 2017 Sep;7(7):413-423.
96. Nguyen HS, Choi H, Kurpad S, Soliman H. Delayed Retroclival and Cervical Spinal Subdural Hematoma Complicated by Preexisting Chiari Malformation in Adult Trauma Patient. World Neurosurg. 2017 Sep;105:1039.e1-1039.e5.
97. Nguyen HS, Li L, Patel M, Kurpad S, Mueller W. Radiodensity of intraventricular hemorrhage associated with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage may be a negative predictor of outcome. J Neurosurg. 2018 Apr;128(4):1032-1036.
98. Nguyen HS, Soliman H, Kurpad S. Traumatic high-grade spondylolisthesis at C7-T1 with no neurological deficits: Case series, literature review, and biomechanical implications. J Craniovertebr Junction Spine. 2017;8(1):74-78. PMCID: PMC5324365
99. John JD, Arun MWJ, Yoganandan N, Saravanakumar G, Kurpad SN. Mapping block-based morphing for subject-specific spine finite element models 54th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, RMBS 2017 and 54th International ISA Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation Symposium 2017. 2017;2017-March.
100. Nguyen HS, Patel M, Li L, Kurpad S, Mueller W. Quantitative estimation of a ratio of intracranial cerebrospinal fluid volume to brain volume based on segmentation of CT images in patients with extra-axial hematoma. Neuroradiol J. 2017 Feb;30(1):10-14. PMCID: PMC5564336
101. Nguyen HS, Soliman HM, Patel M, Li L, Kurpad S, Maiman D. CT Hounsfield Units as a Predictor for the Worsening of Traumatic Vertebral Compression Fractures. World Neurosurg. 2016 Sep;93:50-4.
102. Sharma A, Nguyen HS, Sharma A, Lozen A, Kurpad S. Delayed hydrocephalus associated with traumatic atlanto-occipital dislocation: Case report and literature review Surgical Neurology International. 2016;7(26):S679-S681.
103. Zakszewski E, Schmit B, Kurpad S, Budde MD. Diffusion imaging in the rat cervical spinal cord. J Vis Exp. 2015 Apr 07(98). PMCID: PMC4541495
104. Stemper BD, Shah AS, Budde MD, Chiariello R, Wilkins N, Olsen C, Mehta P, Kurpad SN, McCrea M, Pintar FA. Characterization of differing time-course of cognitive deficits and emotional changes following rotational traumatic brain injury in the rat 2015 IRCOBI Conference Proceedings - International Research Council on the Biomechanics of Injury. 2015:198-207.
105. Vedantam A, Jirjis M, Eckhardt G, Sharma A, Schmit BD, Wang MC, Ulmer JL, Kurpad S. Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord: A review Coluna/ Columna. 2013;12(1):64-69.
106. Ellingson BM, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD. Functional correlates of diffusion tensor imaging in spinal cord injury Technical Papers of ISA. 2008;472:7-12.
107. Ellingson BM, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD. Functional correlates of diffusion tensor imaging in spinal cord injury Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation. 2008;44:28-33.
108. Ellingson BM, Schmit BD, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN. Diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging in spinal cord injury Concepts in Magnetic Resonance Part A: Bridging Education and Research. May 2008;32(3):219-237.
109. Duggal N, Mendiondo I, Pares HR, Jhawar BS, Das K, Kenny KJ, Dickman CA. Anterior lumbar interbody fusion for treatment of failed back surgery syndrome: an outcome analysis. Neurosurgery. 2004 Mar;54(3):636-43; discussion 643-4.
110. Kurpad SN, Cohen AR. Endoscopic third ventriculostomy Pediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques. 1999;3(3):117-121.
111. Wilkins N, Skinner NP, Motovylyak A, Schmit BD, Kurpad S, Budde MD. Evolution of Magnetic Resonance Imaging as Predictors and Correlates of Functional Outcome after Spinal Cord Contusion Injury in the Rat. J Neurotrauma. 2020 Mar 15;37(6):889-898. PMCID: PMC7071026
112. Nguyen HS, Kurpad SN. Radiographic modalities Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy and Radiculopathy: Treatment Approaches and Options. 22 December 2018:97-107.
113. Shabani S, Kaushal M, Budde MD, Wang MC, Kurpad SN. Diffusion tensor imaging in cervical spondylotic myelopathy: a review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2020 Feb 28:1-8.
114. Kaushal M, Shabani S, Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Aarabi B, Fehlings MG, Kotter MR, Kwon BK, Harrop JS, Kurpad SN. The Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging by Spine Surgeons in Management of Spinal Trauma Across AO Regions-Results of AO Spine Survey. World Neurosurg. 2020 May;137:e389-e394.
115. Ghogawala Z, Kurpad S, Falavigna A, Groff MW, Sciubba DM, Wu JC, Park P, Berven S, Hoh DJ, Bisson EF, Steinmetz MP, Wang MC, Chou D, Sansur CA, Smith JS, Tumialán LM. Editorial. COVID-19 and spinal surgery. J Neurosurg Spine. 2020 Apr 17:1-3. PMCID: PMC7164398
116. Kurpad SN, Vrionis FD, Heilman CB, Robertson JH. Management of multiple glomus tumors: experience from the treatment of a series of ten patients Skull Base Surgery. 1999;9(SUPPL. 1):20.
117. Kurpad SN, Vrionis FD, Fleming C, Robertson JH. Meningiomas of the orbit and optic nerve: surgical results for fifteen patients Skull Base Surgery. 1999;9(SUPPL. 1):19-20.
118. Kurpad SN, Brewington KC, Vrionis FD, Robertxon JH. Allergic fungal sinusitis: report of a series of four patients Skull Base Surgery. 1999;9(SUPPL. 1):19.
119. Umale S, Yoganandan N, Kurpad SN. Development and validation of osteoligamentous lumbar spine under complex loading conditions: A step towards patient-specific modeling Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. October 2020;110.
120. Umale S, Yoganandan N, Kurpad SN. Development and validation of osteoligamentous lumbar spine under complex loading conditions: A step towards patient-specific modeling. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2020 Oct;110:103898.
121. Yoganandan N, Choi H, Purushothaman Y, Jebaseelan D, Baisden J, Kurpad S. Effects of different severities of disc degeneration on the range of motion of cervical spine Journal of Craniovertebral Junction and Spine. October-December 2020;11(4):269-275.
122. Meyer BP, Hirschler L, Lee S, Kurpad SN, Warnking JM, Barbier EL, Budde MD. Optimized cervical spinal cord perfusion MRI after traumatic injury in the rat. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2021 Aug;41(8):2010-2025. PMCID: PMC8327111
123. Ormond DR, Abozeid M, Kurpad S, Haines SJ. For the further training of individuals in neurosurgery II: the academic legacy of the William P. Van Wagenen Fellowship. J Neurosurg. 2019 Nov 29:1-10.
124. Lee S, Wilkins N, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN, Budde MD. Relationships between spinal cord blood flow measured with flow-sensitive alternating inversion recovery (FAIR) and neurobehavioral outcomes in rat spinal cord injury. Magn Reson Imaging. 2021 May;78:42-51. PMCID: PMC8501290
125. Lee SY, Meyer BP, Kurpad SN, Budde MD. Diffusion-prepared fast spin echo for artifact-free spinal cord imaging. Magn Reson Med. 2021 Aug;86(2):984-994. PMCID: PMC8369385
126. Ehresman J, Lubelski D, Pennington Z, Hung B, Ahmed AK, Azad TD, Lehner K, Feghali J, Buser Z, Harrop J, Wilson J, Kurpad S, Ghogawala Z, Sciubba DM. Utility of prediction model score: a proposed tool to standardize the performance and generalizability of clinical predictive models based on systematic review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2021 Feb 26:1-9.
127. Davies BM, Mowforth OD, Khan DZ, Yang X, Stacpoole SRL, Hazenbiller O, Gronlund T, Tetreault L, Kalsi-Ryan S, Starkey ML, Sadler I, Sarewitz E, Houlton D, Carter J, Howard E, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Guest JD, Aarabi B, Kwon BK, Kurpad SN, Harrop J, Wilson JR, Grossman R, Smith EK, McNair AGK, Fehlings MG, Kotter MRN. The development of lived experience-centered word clouds to support research uncertainty gathering in degenerative cervical myelopathy: results from an engagement process and protocol for their evaluation, via a nested randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2021 Jun 25;22(1):415. PMCID: PMC8235822
128. Montenegro TS, Elia C, Hines K, Buser Z, Wilson J, Ghogawala Z, Kurpad SN, Sciubba DM, Harrop JS. Are Lumbar Fusion Guidelines Followed? A Survey of North American Spine Surgeons. Neurospine. 2021 Jun;18(2):389-396. PMCID: PMC8255757
129. Purushothaman Y, Choi H, Yoganandan N, Jebaseelan D, Baisden J, Kurpad S. A Comparison Study of Four Cervical Disk Arthroplasty Devices Using Finite Element Models Asian Spine Journal. 2021;15(3):283-293.
130. Kaushal M, Kurpad SN. Editorial. Improvements to the manufacturing process for generation of Schwann cells: from laboratory to clinical translation. J Neurosurg Spine. 2021 Sep 03;36(1):133.
131. Murphy SA, Furger R, Kurpad SN, Arpinar VE, Nencka A, Koch K, Budde MD. Filtered Diffusion-Weighted MRI of the Human Cervical Spinal Cord: Feasibility and Application to Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2021 Nov;42(11):2101-2106. PMCID: PMC8583257
132. Umale S, Yoganandan N, Baisden JL, Choi H, Kurpad SN. A biomechanical investigation of lumbar interbody fusion techniques. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2022 Jan;125:104961.
133. Mowforth OD, Khan DZ, Wong MY, Pickering GAE, Dean L, Magee J, Mullarkey L, Hirayama Y, Rihova M, Butler M, Stewart M, Goulson B, Ahmed S, Fricke K, Popa-Nimigean V, Millar Z, Venkatesh A, Willison A, Senthil K, Hazenbiller O, Sarewitz E, Sadler I, Gronlund T, Tetreault L, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Kwon BK, Fehlings MG, McNair AGK, Davies BM, Kotter MRN. Gathering Global Perspectives to Establish the Research Priorities and Minimum Data Sets for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Sampling Strategy of the First Round Consensus Surveys of AO Spine RECODE-DCM Global Spine Journal. 2021.
134. Martin AR, Tetreault L, Nouri A, Curt A, Freund P, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Wilson JR, Fehlings MG, Kwon BK, Harrop JS, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, Guest JD, Aarabi B, Kurpad SN. Imaging and Electrophysiology for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 9]. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):130S-146S. PMCID: PMC8859711
135. Mowforth OD, Khan DZ, Wong MY, Pickering GAE, Dean L, Magee J, Mullarkey L, Hirayama Y, Rihova M, Butler M, Stewart M, Goulson B, Ahmed S, Fricke K, Popa-Nimigean V, Millar Z, Venkatesh A, Willison A, Senthil K, Hazenbiller O, Sarewitz E, Sadler I, Gronlund T, Tetreault L, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Kwon BK, Fehlings MG, McNair AGK, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, AO Spine RECODE-DCM Steering Committee and AO Spine RECODE-DCM Consortium. Gathering Global Perspectives to Establish the Research Priorities and Minimum Data Sets for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Sampling Strategy of the First Round Consensus Surveys of AO Spine RECODE-DCM. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):8S-18S. PMCID: PMC8859701
136. Tetreault L, Mowforth O, Khan DZ, Gronlund T, Garwood P, Hazenbiller O, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Kwon BK, Fehlings MG, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, AO Spine RECODE-DCM Steering Committee and AO Spine RECODE-DCM Consortium. James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM]: An Overview of the Methodology Used to Process and Short-List Research Uncertainties. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):19S-27S. PMCID: PMC8859709
137. Davies BM, Phillips R, Clarke D, Furlan JC, Demetriades AK, Milligan J, Witiw CD, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Kwon BK, Vaccaro AR, Fehlings MG, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kotter MRN. Establishing the Socio-Economic Impact of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy Is Fundamental to Improving Outcomes [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 8]. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):122S-129S. PMCID: PMC8859704
138. Rodrigues-Pinto R, Montenegro TS, Davies BM, Kato S, Kawaguchi Y, Ito M, Zileli M, Kwon BK, Fehlings MG, Koljonen PA, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Wilson JR, Kotter MRN, Harrop JS. Optimizing the Application of Surgery for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 10]. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):147S-158S. PMCID: PMC8859702
139. Davies BM, Mowforth O, Gharooni AA, Tetreault L, Nouri A, Dhillon RS, Bednarik J, Martin AR, Young A, Takahashi H, Boerger TF, Newcombe VF, Zipser CM, Freund P, Koljonen PA, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Wilson JR, Kurpad SN, Fehlings MG, Kwon BK, Harrop JS, Guest JD, Curt A, Kotter MRN. A New Framework for Investigating the Biological Basis of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 5]: Mechanical Stress, Vulnerability and Time. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):78S-96S. PMCID: PMC8859710
140. Davies BM, Mowforth O, Wood H, Karimi Z, Sadler I, Tetreault L, Milligan J, Wilson JRF, Kalsi-Ryan S, Furlan JC, Kawaguchi Y, Ito M, Zipser CM, Boerger TF, Vaccaro AR, Murphy RKJ, Hutton M, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Koljonen PA, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Kwon BK, Kotter MRN, Fehlings MG. Improving Awareness Could Transform Outcomes in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 1]. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):28S-38S. PMCID: PMC8859708
141. Nouri A, Tessitore E, Molliqaj G, Meling T, Schaller K, Nakashima H, Yukawa Y, Bednarik J, Martin AR, Vajkoczy P, Cheng JS, Kwon BK, Kurpad SN, Fehlings MG, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Guest JD, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, Wilson JR. Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Development and Natural History [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 2]. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):39S-54S. PMCID: PMC8859703
142. Boerger TF, Hyngstrom AS, Furlan JC, Kalsi-Ryan S, Curt A, Kwon BK, Kurpad SN, Fehlings MG, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Guest JD, Wilson JR, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, Koljonen PA. Developing Peri-Operative Rehabilitation in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 6]: An Unexplored Opportunity? Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):97S-108S. PMCID: PMC8859699
143. Gharooni AA, Kwon BK, Fehlings MG, Boerger TF, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Koljonen PA, Kurpad SN, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Wilson JR, Davies BM, Kotter MRN, Guest JD. Developing Novel Therapies for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy [AO Spine RECODE-DCM Research Priority Number 7]: Opportunities From Restorative Neurobiology. Global Spine J. 2022 Feb;12(1_suppl):109S-121S. PMCID: PMC8859698
144. Akbar MA, Martin AR, Pfyffer D, Cadotte DW, Kurpad S, Freund P, Fehlings MG. Advanced imaging for spinal cord injury Neural Repair and Regeneration after Spinal Cord Injury and Spine Trauma. 1 January 2022:105-124.
145. Lee SY, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN, Budde MD. Acute Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predictors of Chronic Motor Function and Tissue Sparing in Rat Cervical Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2022 Dec;39(23-24):1727-1740. PMCID: PMC9734017
146. Davies BM, Khan DZ, Barzangi K, Ali A, Mowforth OD, Nouri A, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Tetreault L, Kwon BK, Boerger TF, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Furlan JC, Chen R, Zipser CM, Curt A, Milligan J, Kalsi-Rayn S, Sarewitz E, Sadler I, Widdop S, Fehlings MG, Kotter MRN. We Choose to Call it a??Degenerative Cervical Myelopathya??: Findings of AO Spine RECODE-DCM, an International and Multi-Stakeholder Partnership to Agree a Standard Unifying Term and Definition for a Disease Global Spine Journal. 2022.
147. Hachem LD, Zhu M, Aarabi B, Davies B, DiGiorgio A, Evaniew N, Fehlings MG, Ganau M, Graves D, Guest J, Ha Y, Harrop J, Hofstetter C, Koljonen P, Kurpad S, Marco R, Martin AR, Nagoshi N, Nouri A, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Wengel Vt, Tetreault L, Kwon B, Wilson JR. A Practical Classification System for Acute Cervical Spinal Cord Injury Based on a Three-Phased Modified Delphi Process From the AOSpine Spinal Cord Injury Knowledge Forum Global Spine Journal. 2022.
148. Davies BM, Khan DZ, Barzangi K, Ali A, Mowforth OD, Nouri A, Harrop JS, Aarabi B, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Kurpad SN, Guest JD, Tetreault L, Kwon BK, Boerger TF, Rodrigues-Pinto R, Furlan JC, Chen R, Zipser CM, Curt A, Milligan J, Kalsi-Rayn S, Sarewitz E, Sadler I, Widdop S, Fehlings MG, Kotter MRN. We Choose to Call it 'Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy': Findings of AO Spine RECODE-DCM, an International and Multi-Stakeholder Partnership to Agree a Standard Unifying Term and Definition for a Disease. Global Spine J. 2022 Jun 29:21925682221111780.
149. Rosas Almanza J, Stehlik KE, Page JJ, Xiong SH, Tabor EG, Aperi B, Patel K, Kodali R, Kurpad S, Budde MD, Tarima S, Swartz K, Kroner A. IL-12p40 promotes secondary damage and functional impairment after spinal cord contusional injury. J Neurosci Res. 2022 Dec;100(12):2213-2231.
150. Meyer BP, Lee SY, Kurpad SN, Budde MD. Differential Trajectory of Diffusion and Perfusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Rat Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2022 Nov 07.
151. Vedantam A, Ugiliweneza B, Williamson T, Guest J, Harrop JS, Tator C, Aarabi B, Fehlings MG, Kurpad SN, Neal CJ. The Evolving Profile of Acute Spinal Cord Injury Demographics, Outcomes and Surgical Treatment in North America: Analysis of a Prospective Multicenter Dataset of 989 Patients. J Neurotrauma. 2022 Nov 30.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Kurpad, S.N. and Bigner, D.D.: Immunotherapy of malignant gliomas. Cancer of the Nervous System. Peter McL Black and Jay Loeffler (eds) 1996.
2. Kurpad, S.N. and Cohen A.R.: Rhizotomy for spasticity. Operative Neurosurgery. Peter McL Black and Andrew S. Kaye: "Operative Neurosurgery" (eds), 1581-1595, 1999.
3. Kurpad, S.N., Hlavin, M.L., Selman. W.R.: Infections of the spinal canal. Infections in Neurosurgery. Walter Hall and Ian McCutcheon (eds), 2000.
4. Kurpad, S.N. and Lifshutz, J: Molecular biology of degenerative disc disease in Molecular Neurosciences. Christopher Janson (eds), 2003.
5. Kurpad, S.N.: Transthoracic resection of vertebral body metastasis, in Wolfla C.E., Resnick D.K. (eds.) AANS Operative Atlas 2E: Spine and Peripheral Nerve, 2006
 
Abstracts
1. Kurpad, S.N., Archer,G.E., McLendon, R.E., Guaspari, A., Friedman, H.S., Bigner, D.D.: Treatment of intrcranial human glioma xenografts with intraarterial melphalan in athymic rats. Proc. Am. Assoc. Cancer Res. 35:298, 1994.
2. Wikstrand, C.J., Reist, C.J., Pegram, C.N., Kurpad, S.N., Hill, M.L., Zhao, X.G., Zalutsky, M.R., Bigner, D.D.: Monoclonal antibodies specific for the mutant epidermal growth factor receptor variant III. Proc. Am. Assoc. Cancer Res. 36:483.1995.
3. Kurpad, S.N., Archer, G.E., Colvin, O.M., Bullock, N., Guaspari, A., Bigner,D.D., Friedman, H.S.: Improved therapeutic efficacy of i.a. melphalan administered with i.p. BSO in the treatment of intracranial human glioma xenografts in athymic rats. Proc. Am. Assoc. Cancer Res. 36:315, 1995.
4. Kurpad, S.N., Dolan, M.E., Archer, G.E., Moschel, R.C., McLendon, R.E., Bigner, D.D., Friedman, H.S.: Selective modulation of nitrosourea resistance by intraarterial O⁶ - Benzylguanine. Presentation at the Eleventh International Conference on Brain Tumor Research and Therapy, Silverado Napa, CA 1995. J. Neurooncol. 28:95, 1996
5. Sampson, J.H., Archer, G.E., Kurpad, S.N., Casteberry, K.A., Fuchs, H.E., Gilboa, E., Dranoff, G., Bigner, D.D.: Cytokine producing tumor cells demonstrate reduced intracerebral tumorigenicity and reduce the growth of intracerebral tumors when used as vaccinations. Presentation of the Eleventh International Conference on Brain Tumor Research and Therapy, Silverado Nap, CA 1995. J. Neurooncol. 28:95, 1996.
6. Sampson, J.H., Archer, G.E., Kurpad, S.N., Castleberry, K.A., Fuchs, H.E., Gilboa, E., Dranoff, G., Bigner, D.D.: Cytokin producing tumor cells demonstrated reduced intracerebral tumorigenicity and reduce the growth of intracerebral tumors when used as vaccinations. Presentation at the Forty-four Annual meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. San Francisco, CA, October 1995.
7. Kurpad, S.N., Hlavin, M.L., Selman, W.R.: Spinal epidural abscess: What's New? AANS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 1999.
8. Kurpad, S.N., Robertson, J.H.: Allergic fungal sinusitis: results in a series of 4 patients. North American Skull Base Soc. Chicago, IL, 1999.
9. Kurpad, S.N. and Cohen, A.R.: Biodegradable polymer fixation techniques in pediatric craniofacial surgery. Am. Section of Ped. Neurosurgery Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA, Dec. 1997.
10. Kuprad, S.N., Robertson, J.H., Vrionis, F.D., Robbins, K.T.: Nasopharyngeal carcinomas of the skull base: chemotherapy followed by radical resection. Results in 18 patients. AANS Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA, 1999.
11. Kurpad, S.N., Robertson, J.H., Vrionis, F.D., Fleming, C.: Meningiomas of the orbit and optic nerve: surgical results in 15 patients. North Am. Skull Base Soc. Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, 1999.
12. Kurpad, S.N., Robertson, J.H., Vrionis, F.D., Heilman, C: Management of multiple glomus tumors: results in 10 patients. North Am. Skull Base Soc. Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, 1999.
13. Kurpad, S.N., Robertson, J.H: Nasopharyngeal carcinomas of the skull base: Up front chemotherapy followed by resection. Results in 20 patients. Ohio State Neurosurgical Meeting, 1999.
14. Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L., Kurpad, S.N.: Neural stem cell transplantation for SCI. 1st NINTS Meeting. Tampa, FL, 2002.
15. Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L., Kurpad, S.N.: Neural stem cell to transplantation for SCI. Society for Neuroscience. Orlando, FL, 2002
16. Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L., Kurpad, S.N.: Engraftment of genetically modified neural stem cells for the spinal cord injury. 11th Annual Rachidian Society Meeting. Kona, Hawaii, 2003.
17. Kurpad, S.N.: Atlantooccipital injury in side impact. CIREN Meeting, Washington DC, 2003.
18. Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L., Kurpad, S.N.: Neural stem cell transplantation for SCI. 1st International Meeting on Spinal Cord Injury. Havana, Cuba, 2003.
19. Kurpad, S.N., Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L.: Engraftment of neural stem cells for the spinal cord injury. Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Denver, CO, 2003.
20. Kurpad, S.N. and Alexanian, A.R.: Neural stem cells induced reprogramming of differentiation of neural cells in coculture, which is accompanied by Connexin-43 expression. Society of Developmental Biology. Boston, MA, 2003.
21. Kurpad, S.N. and Alexanian, A.R.: Reprogramming of differentiated neural cell types in co-culture with neural stem cells. Society for Neuroscience, 2003.
22. Kurpad, S.N., Alexanian, A.R., Crowe, M.: Grafting neural stem cells in a cat model of spinal cord injuries. AANS, Orlando, 2004.
23. Kurpad, S.N., Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L.: Engraftment of neural stem cells for the spinal cord injury. 1st Annual Stem Cell Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2003.
24. Kurpad, S.N., Pintar, F.A., Yanez, P., DeSilva,V., Yoganadan N., Maiman, D.J.: Cervical corpectomy for multilevel cervical spondylosis: A Biomechanical Study. 2004 AANS Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2004.
25. Alexanian, A.R., Bacon, M.C., Kurpad, S.N.: Adult mouse neural stem cells expanded as monalayer/neurosphere cultures survive and integrate into the spinal cord of immunosuppressed cats. International Society for Stem Cell Research, Boston, 2004.
26. Alexanian, A.R., Bacon, M.C., Kurpad, S.N.: The co-expression of OCT4 and SOX2 in adult mouse neural stem cells crown in the presence or absence of murine embryonic stem cells. Society for Neuroscience: 34th Annual Meeting, San Diego, 2004.
27. Kurpad, S.N., Crowe, M.J., Rickert, K.L., Hempeck, N.R., Bacon, M.C., Alexanian, A.R.: Survival and differentiation of adult mouse neural stem cells transplanted into spinal cord injured immunosuppressed cats. 22nd Annual National Neurotrauma Society Symposium, San Diego, 2004.
28. Kurpad, S.N., Hofstetter, C.P, Holmstrom, N., Schweinhardt, P., Sperger, C., Frisen, J., Olson, L.: Engraftment of neural stem cells for the spinal cord injury. World Spine Congress III, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 2005.
29. Kurpad, S.N., Rickert, K., Alexanian, A.R.: Transplantation of neural stem cell line in spinal cord injury causes allodynia in forelimbs. Congress of Neurological Surgery: Boston, MA, 2005.
30. Kurpad, S. N., Macias, M., Syring, M., McHugh, J., Svendsen, Clive.: Absence of allodynia following human neural stem cell transplantation into the injured spinal cord. Neurotrauma: St. Louis, MO, 2006.
31. Kurpad, S.N. and Macias, M: Lack of allodynic responses following astrocyte deficient human neural stem cell transplantation. Congress of Neurological Surgery: Chicago, IL, 2006.
32. Kurpad S.N., Ellingson B.M., Schmit B.D.: Somatosensory functional correlates of spinal cord diffusion tensor imaging during long-term recovery from spinal contusion: 834, Neurosurgery 2008; 62(6): 1411-2.
33. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Schmit B.D.: Diffusion tensor imaging and quantitative tractography in chronic spinal cord injury, Proc Int Soc Magn Reson Med. 2008.
34. Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Schmit B.D.: Functional correlates of diffusion tensor imaging in spinal cord injury, Biomed Sci Instrum. 2008; 44: 28-33.
35. Pechman K.R., Alexanian A.R., Donohoe D.L., Schmainda K.M., Kurpad S.N.: Iron oxide labeled neutrally induced mesenchymal stem cells tracking to gliomas. Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Orlando, FL, 2008.
36. Pechman K.R., Kurpad S.N., Donohoe D.L., Bedekar D.P., Schmainda K.M.: Optimization of Bevacizumab dosing in brain tumors using MRI measures of enhancing tumor volume and relative cerebral blood volume. International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Honolulu, HI, 2009.
37. Pechman K., Kurpad S., Donohoe D., Bedekar D., Schmainda K.M.: Optimization of Bevacizumab Dosing in Brain Tumors Using MRI Measures of Enhancing Tumor Volume and Relative Cerebral Blood Volume. Poster Award Finalist in MR in Cancer Category at 17th Ann Mtg of Intl Soc of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Honolulu, HI, 2009.
38. Kurpad S.N., Pechman K.R., Donohoe D.L., Schmainda K.M.: Vascular normalization measured with relative cerebral blood volume in glioma xenograft model. Congress of Neurological Surgeons, New Orleans, LA, 2009.
39. Ellingson B.M., Sulaiman O., Kurpad S.N.: High resolution ex vivo diffusion tensor MRI and diffusion heterogeneity reveal structural changes in a cat model of spinal cord injury at 9.4T. Proc Congress Neurological Surgeons, 2009.
40. Benae J-L, Ellingson B.M., Kurpad S.N., Kocak M., Wang M.: Diffusion tensor MR imaging in degenerative cervical stenosis. Proc Congress Neurological Surgeons. 2009.
41. Ellingson B.M., Schmainda K.M., Malkin M.G., Rand S.D., Kurpad S.N., Mueller W.: Development of "cell density maps" as a diagnostic and pre-surgical planning tool in malignant brain tumors. Proc Congress Neurological Surgeons. 2009.
42. Ellingson B.M., Malkin M.G., Rand S.D., Hoyt A., Connelly J., Bedekar D.P., Kurpad S.N., Schmainda K.M.: Comparison of cytotoxic and anti-angiogenic treatment responses using functional diffusion maps in FLAIR abnormal regions, Proc Int Soc Magn Reson Med. 2009; 17: 1010. **1st Place Poster for Cancer Imaging
43. Ellingson B.M., Bedekar D.P., Malkin M.G., Rand S.D., Hoyt A., Connelly J., Kurpad S.N., Schmainda K.M.: Hybrid functional diffusion and perfusion maps for evaluation of gliomas, Proc Int Soc Magn Reson Med. 2009; 17: 1000.