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Aditya Vedantam MD

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Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Neurosurgery
Program: Spine


Publications (61)

  • Surgical Management of Postradiation, Dropped Head Spinal Deformity in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer. (Verla T, Vedantam A, North RY, Xu DS, Raber MR, Fuentes A, Liou NE, Ropper AE) World Neurosurg 2021 12;156:e1-e8 PMID: 34245881 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85116608863 07/11/2021    
  • Brain-Computer Interface, Neuromodulation, and Neurorehabilitation Strategies for Spinal Cord Injury. (Cajigas I, Vedantam A) Neurosurg Clin N Am 2021 Jul;32(3):407-417 PMID: 34053728 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85106648822 06/01/2021       1 Citation
  • Hypothermia for Acute Spinal Cord Injury. (Vedantam A, Levi AD) Neurosurg Clin N Am 2021 Jul;32(3):377-387 PMID: 34053725 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85107248114 06/01/2021       2 Citations
  • Phase 1 Safety Trial of Autologous Human Schwann Cell Transplantation in Chronic Spinal Cord Injury. (Gant KL, Guest JD, Palermo AE, Vedantam A, Jimsheleishvili G, Bunge MB, Brooks AE, Anderson KD, Thomas CK, Santamaria AJ, Perez MA, Curiel R, Nash MS, Saraf-Lavi E, Pearse DD, Widerstr??m-Noga E, Khan A, Dietrich WD, Levi AD) J Neurotrauma 2022 02;39(3-4):285-299 PMID: 33757304 PMCID: PMC9360180 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85123877486 03/25/2021       9 Citations
  • Use of Navigated Ultrasonic Bone Cutting Tool for En Bloc Resection of Thoracic Chondrosarcoma: Technical Report. (Vedantam A, Vigneswaran K, Rao G, Walsh GL, Rhines LD, Tatsui CE) Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2020 Oct 15;19(5):551-556 PMID: 32745212 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85093539256 08/04/2020       3 Citations
  • Use of an Open-Frame Hinged Surgical Table to Restore Segmental Lumbar Lordosis After Posterior Column Osteotomy. (Vedantam A, Verla T, Mayer RR, Raber MR, Ropper AE) Int J Spine Surg 2020 Jun;14(3):316-320 PMID: 32699753 PMCID: PMC7343252 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85094623009 07/24/2020    
  • Early versus Late Profiles of Inflammatory Cytokines after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Their Association with Neuropsychological Outcomes. (Vedantam A, Brennan J, Levin HS, McCarthy JJ, Dash PK, Redell JB, Yamal JM, Robertson CS) J Neurotrauma 2021 01 01;38(1):53-62 PMID: 32600167 PMCID: PMC7757539 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85098963164 07/01/2020       11 Citations
  • Percutaneous Cordotomy for Pain Palliation in Advanced Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial Study Protocol. (Viswanathan A, Vedantam A, Williams LA, Koyyalagunta D, Abdi S, Dougherty PM, Mendoza T, Bassett RL, Hou P, Bruera E) Neurosurgery 2020 08 01;87(2):394-402 PMID: 32012217 PMCID: PMC7360878 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85088494859 02/06/2020       3 Citations
  • Magnetic Resonance-Based Radiomic Analysis of Radiofrequency Lesion Predicts Outcomes After Percutaneous Cordotomy: A Feasibility Study. (Vedantam A, Hassan I, Kotrotsou A, Hassan A, Zinn PO, Viswanathan A, Colen RR) Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2020 06 01;18(6):721-727 PMID: 31665446 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85088617660 10/31/2019    
  • Association between postoperative DTI metrics and neurological deficits after posterior fossa tumor resection in children. (Vedantam A, Stormes KM, Gadgil N, Kralik SF, Aldave G, Lam SK) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2019 Jul 19:1-7 PMID: 31323626 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85072787103 07/20/2019       4 Citations
  • Multicenter Validation of the Survival After Acute Civilian Penetrating Brain Injuries (SPIN) Score. (Mikati AG, Flahive J, Khan MW, Vedantam A, Gopinath S, Nordness MF, Robertson C, Patel MB, Sheth KN, Muehlschlegel S) Neurosurgery 2019 11 01;85(5):E872-E879 PMID: 31065707 PMCID: PMC6904849 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85070107712 05/09/2019       9 Citations
  • Pedicled, vascularized occipital bone graft to supplement atlantoaxial arthrodesis for the treatment of pseudoarthrosis. (Reece EM, Vedantam A, Lee S, Bhadkamkar M, Kaufman M, Bohl MA, Chang SW, Porter RW, Theodore N, Kakarla UK, Ropper AE) J Clin Neurosci 2020 Apr;74:205-209 PMID: 31036507 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064606493 05/01/2019       4 Citations
  • Minimally Invasive Cordotomy for Refractory Cancer Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial. (Viswanathan A, Vedantam A, Hess KR, Ochoa J, Dougherty PM, Reddy AS, Koyyalagunta D, Reddy S, Bruera E) Oncologist 2019 07;24(7):e590-e596 PMID: 30796153 PMCID: PMC6656471 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85061976995 02/24/2019       10 Citations
  • PulseRider treatment of an anterior communicating artery aneurysm. (Srinivasan VM, Vedantam A, Kan P) Neurosurg Focus 2019 01 01;46(Suppl_1):V12 PMID: 30611174 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85059501601 01/06/2019       1 Citation
  • Use of quantitative diffusion tensor imaging as a diagnostic tool for intracranial lesions. (Vedantam A) Neurol India 2018 Nov-Dec;66(6):1612-1613 PMID: 30504551 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85067286712 12/07/2018    
  • Language lateralization with resting-state and task-based functional MRI in pediatric epilepsy. (Desai VR, Vedantam A, Lam SK, Mirea L, Foldes ST, Curry DJ, Adelson PD, Wilfong AA, Boerwinkle VL) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2018 10 19;23(2):171-177 PMID: 30485177 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064133939 11/30/2018       14 Citations
  • Subcentimeter epilepsy surgery targets by resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging can improve outcomes in hypothalamic hamartoma. (Boerwinkle VL, Foldes ST, Torrisi SJ, Temkit H, Gaillard WD, Kerrigan JF, Desai VR, Raskin JS, Vedantam A, Jarrar R, Williams K, Lam S, Ranjan M, Broderson JS, Adelson D, Wilfong AA, Curry DJ) Epilepsia 2018 12;59(12):2284-2295 PMID: 30374947 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85055681297 10/31/2018       27 Citations
  • Somatotopy and Organization of Spinothalamic Tracts in the Human Cervical Spinal Cord. (Vedantam A, Bruera E, Hess KR, Dougherty PM, Viswanathan A) Neurosurgery 2019 06 01;84(6):E311-E317 PMID: 30011044 PMCID: PMC6702412 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85066457548 07/17/2018       5 Citations
  • Readmission and complications within 30A days after intrathecal baclofen pump placement. (Lam SK, Mayer RR, Vedantam A, A Staggers K, Harris DA, Pan IW) Dev Med Child Neurol 2018 10;60(10):1038-1044 PMID: 29572808 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85044269676 03/25/2018       10 Citations
  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging in a Large Longitudinal Series of Patients With Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Correlated With Long-Term Functional Outcome. (Rao A, Soliman H, Kaushal M, Motovylyak O, Vedantam A, Budde MD, Schmit B, Wang M, Kurpad SN) Neurosurgery 2018 10 01;83(4):753-760 PMID: 29529304 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068819376 03/13/2018       11 Citations
  • Limited Midline Myelotomy for Intractable Visceral Pain: Surgical Techniques and Outcomes. (Vedantam A, Koyyalagunta D, Bruel BM, Dougherty PM, Viswanathan A) Neurosurgery 2018 10 01;83(4):783-789 PMID: 29165656 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065231821 11/23/2017       13 Citations
  • Morbidity and mortality associated with hypernatremia in patients with severe traumatic brain injury. (Vedantam A, Robertson CS, Gopinath SP) Neurosurg Focus 2017 Nov;43(5):E2 PMID: 29088954 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85032731196 11/02/2017       27 Citations
  • Thirty-day outcomes in pediatric epilepsy surgery. (Vedantam A, Pan IW, Staggers KA, Lam SK) Childs Nerv Syst 2018 03;34(3):487-494 PMID: 29086075 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85032694830 11/01/2017       6 Citations
  • Connectivity changes after laser ablation: Resting-state fMRI. (Boerwinkle VL, Vedantam A, Lam S, Wilfong AA, Curry DJ) Epilepsy Res 2018 05;142:156-160 PMID: 29031866 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85030833029 10/17/2017       8 Citations
  • Quantitative cerebral blood flow using xenon-enhanced CT after decompressive craniectomy in traumatic brain injury. (Vedantam A, Robertson CS, Gopinath SP) J Neurosurg 2018 07;129(1):241-246 PMID: 29027859 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85049627779 10/14/2017       8 Citations
  • Clinical characteristics and temporal profile of recovery in patients with favorable outcomes at 6 months after severe traumatic brain injury. (Vedantam A, Robertson CS, Gopinath SP) J Neurosurg 2018 07;129(1):234-240 PMID: 28937323 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85049643237 09/25/2017       15 Citations
  • Quantification of Cordotomy Lesion Using Spinal Cord Diffusion Tensor Imaging. (Vedantam A, Viswanathan A) Neurosurgery 2017 09 01;64(CN_suppl_1):199-202 PMID: 28899047 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85042092616 09/14/2017    
  • A comparison of the recovery profiles of desflurane and isoflurane anesthesia in patients undergoing elective supratentorial craniotomy: A randomized controlled trial. (Paul AP, Vedantam A, Korula G, Chacko AG) Neurol India 2017 Sep-Oct;65(5):1053-1058 PMID: 28879896 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85029002000 09/08/2017       2 Citations
  • Spinal cord diffusion tensor imaging: Developing a research tool for clinical use. (Vedantam A) Neurol India 2017 Sep-Oct;65(5):966-967 PMID: 28879875 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85028961223 09/08/2017       2 Citations
  • Correlating Resting-State Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Connectivity by Independent Component Analysis-Based Epileptogenic Zones with Intracranial Electroencephalogram Localized Seizure Onset Zones and Surgical Outcomes in Prospective Pediatric Intractable Epilepsy Study. (Boerwinkle VL, Mohanty D, Foldes ST, Guffey D, Minard CG, Vedantam A, Raskin JS, Lam S, Bond M, Mirea L, Adelson PD, Wilfong AA, Curry DJ) Brain Connect 2017 09;7(7):424-442 PMID: 28782373 PMCID: PMC5647510 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85029820923 08/08/2017       30 Citations
  • Management of Acute Unilateral Nondisplaced Subaxial Cervical Facet Fractures. (Vedantam A, Fridley JS, Navarro JC, Gopinath SP) Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2018 02 01;14(2):104-111 PMID: 28637303 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85041500729 06/24/2017       5 Citations
  • Factors associated with shunt-dependent hydrocephalus after decompressive craniectomy for traumatic brain injury. (Vedantam A, Yamal JM, Hwang H, Robertson CS, Gopinath SP) J Neurosurg 2018 05;128(5):1547-1552 PMID: 28621627 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85046625395 06/18/2017       31 Citations
  • Postoperative MRI Evaluation of a Radiofrequency Cordotomy Lesion for Intractable Cancer Pain. (Vedantam A, Hou P, Chi TL, Hess KR, Dougherty PM, Bruera E, Viswanathan A) AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2017 Apr;38(4):835-839 PMID: 28209581 PMCID: PMC5455165 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85017582945 02/18/2017       7 Citations
  • Use of Spinal Cord Diffusion Tensor Imaging to Quantify Neural Ablation and Evaluate Outcome after Percutaneous Cordotomy for Intractable Cancer Pain. (Vedantam A, Hou P, Chi TL, Dougherty PM, Hess KR, Viswanathan A) Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 2017;95(1):34-39 PMID: 28088799 PMCID: PMC5455141 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85009960944 01/16/2017       6 Citations
  • Interhospital transfer of pediatric neurosurgical patients. (Vedantam A, Hansen D, Brice??o V, Moreno A, Ryan SL, Jea A) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2016 Nov;18(5):638-643 PMID: 27447345 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85013040139 11/02/2016       11 Citations
  • Progressive hemorrhagic injury after severe traumatic brain injury: effect of hemoglobin transfusion thresholds. (Vedantam A, Yamal JM, Rubin ML, Robertson CS, Gopinath SP) J Neurosurg 2016 11;125(5):1229-1234 PMID: 26943843 PMCID: PMC5065393 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85018193927 11/02/2016       33 Citations
  • Thirty-day outcomes for posterior fossa decompression in children with Chiari type 1 malformation from the US NSQIP-Pediatric database. (Vedantam A, Mayer RR, Staggers KA, Harris DA, Pan IW, Lam SK) Childs Nerv Syst 2016 Nov;32(11):2165-2171 PMID: 27392442 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84978127725 11/01/2016       19 Citations
  • Patient-reported outcomes of occipitocervical and atlantoaxial fusions in children. (Vedantam A, Hansen D, Brice??o V, Brayton A, Jea A) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2017 Jan;19(1):85-90 PMID: 27791706 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85013080266 10/30/2016       10 Citations
  • Diffusion tensor imaging as a biomarker for assessing neuronal stem cell treatments affecting areas distal to the site of spinal cord injury. (Jirjis MB, Valdez C, Vedantam A, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN) J Neurosurg Spine 2017 Feb;26(2):243-251 PMID: 27689421 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85013715236 10/01/2016       13 Citations
  • Health-related quality of life outcomes and level of evidence in pediatric neurosurgery. (Hansen D, Vedantam A, Brice??o V, Lam SK, Luerssen TG, Jea A) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2016 Oct;18(4):480-486 PMID: 27341609 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84990817871 06/25/2016       10 Citations
  • Massive sialadenitis resulting in critical airway after elective craniotomy: case report. (Vedantam A, Hansen D, Daniels B, Lam S) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2016 Oct;18(4):475-479 PMID: 27258589 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84990848113 06/04/2016       2 Citations
  • Clinical adjacent-segment pathology after central corpectomy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy: incidence and risk factors. (Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V) Neurosurg Focus 2016 Jun;40(6):E12 PMID: 27246482 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84975247370 06/02/2016       5 Citations
  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging Correlates with Short-Term Myelopathy Outcome in Patients with Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy. (Vedantam A, Rao A, Kurpad SN, Jirjis MB, Eckardt G, Schmit BD, Wang MC) World Neurosurg 2017 Jan;97:489-494 PMID: 27046013 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84995873439 04/06/2016       25 Citations
  • Alterations in Cortical Sensorimotor Connectivity following Complete Cervical Spinal Cord Injury: A Prospective Resting-State fMRI Study. (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) PLoS One 2016;11(3):e0150351 PMID: 26954693 PMCID: PMC4783046 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84962600492 03/10/2016       36 Citations
  • Diffusion kurtosis imaging for cerebral astrocytomas. (Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V) Neurol India 2016 Mar-Apr;64(2):273-4 PMID: 26954805 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84962532660 03/10/2016    
  • Safety of epidural triamcinolone acetonide use during lumbar decompression surgery in pediatric patients: an association with delayed pseudomeningocele formation. (Sellin JN, Vedantam A, Luerssen TG, Jea A) J Neurosurg Pediatr 2016 Jun;17(6):667-71 PMID: 26919317 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84973358594 02/27/2016       2 Citations
  • Intraventricular Cyst Causing Acute Obstructive Hydrocephalus: Neurocysticercosis Managed With Neuroendoscopy. (Vedantam A, Daniels B, Lam S) Pediatr Neurol 2016 Feb;55:71-3 PMID: 26548593 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84949519713 11/10/2015       2 Citations
  • Severity of spinal cord injury influences diffusion tensor imaging of the brain. (Jirjis MB, Vedantam A, Budde MD, Kalinosky B, Kurpad SN, Schmit BD) J Magn Reson Imaging 2016 Jan;43(1):63-74 PMID: 26094789 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84955640260 06/23/2015       8 Citations
  • Incidence and clinical implications of carotid branch occlusion following treatment of internal carotid artery aneurysms with the pipeline embolization device. (Vedantam A, Rao VY, Shaltoni HM, Mawad ME) Neurosurgery 2015 Feb;76(2):173-8; discussion 178 PMID: 25549190 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84925938018 12/31/2014       43 Citations
  • High cervical fractional anisotropy as an imaging marker for spinal cord injury. (Vedantam A, Eckardt G, Wang MC, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN) Neurosurgery 2014 Aug;61 Suppl 1:167-70 PMID: 25032546 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84964284069 07/18/2014       5 Citations
  • Visual recovery after surgical decompression of an occipital intraventricular cyst. (Vedantam A, Yoshor D, Foroozan R) J Neuroophthalmol 2014 Sep;34(3):255-6 PMID: 24897008 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84906938489 06/05/2014    
  • Change in morphology of intramedullary T2-weighted increased signal intensity after anterior decompressive surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. (Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V) Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2014 Aug 15;39(18):1458-62 PMID: 24859579 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84906317467 05/27/2014       20 Citations
  • Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord: insights from animal and human studies. (Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Wang MC, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN) Neurosurgery 2014 Jan;74(1):1-8; discussion 8; quiz 8 PMID: 24064483 PMCID: PMC4986512 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84891824848 09/26/2013       64 Citations
  • Clinical correlates of high cervical fractional anisotropy in acute cervical spinal cord injury. (Vedantam A, Eckardt G, Wang MC, Schmit BD, Kurpad SN) World Neurosurg 2015 May;83(5):824-8 PMID: 24055569 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84929513579 09/24/2013       35 Citations
  • Characterization and limitations of diffusion tensor imaging metrics in the cervical spinal cord in neurologically intact subjects. (Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Wang MC, Ulmer JL, Kurpad SN) J Magn Reson Imaging 2013 Oct;38(4):861-7 PMID: 23389869 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84886929022 02/08/2013       38 Citations
  • Diffusion tensor imaging and tractography in Brown-Sequard syndrome. (Vedantam A, Jirjis MB, Schmit BD, Budde MD, Ulmer JL, Wang MC, Kurpad SN) Spinal Cord 2012 Dec;50(12):928-30 PMID: 23045298 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84870952535 10/10/2012       13 Citations
  • Does the type of T2-weighted hyperintensity influence surgical outcome in patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy? A review. (Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V) Eur Spine J 2013 Jan;22(1):96-106 PMID: 22926434 PMCID: PMC3540309 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84872420535 08/29/2012       59 Citations
  • Association of magnetic resonance imaging signal changes and outcome prediction after surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. (Vedantam A, Jonathan A, Rajshekhar V) J Neurosurg Spine 2011 Dec;15(6):660-6 PMID: 21923236 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-83055170790 09/20/2011       76 Citations
  • Changes in the range of motion of the cervical spine and adjacent segments at a?Y24A months after uninstrumented corpectomy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. (Vedantam A, Revanappa KK, Rajshekhar V) Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2011 May;153(5):995-1001 PMID: 21380851 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-79955934513 03/08/2011       6 Citations
  • Malnutrition in free-living elderly in rural south India: prevalence and risk factors. (Vedantam A, Subramanian V, Rao NV, John KR) Public Health Nutr 2010 Sep;13(9):1328-32 PMID: 19807935 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-77957230292 10/08/2009       46 Citations
  • Correlation between change in graft height and change in segmental angle following central corpectomy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. (Thakar S, M Ch, Vedantam A, Rajshekhar V) J Neurosurg Spine 2008 Aug;9(2):158-66 PMID: 18764748 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-52449126436 09/04/2008       14 Citations
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