Publications Table

First AuthorTitlePublicationYearVolumePagesLink
SimonHospital care for children with hydrocephalus in the United States: Utilization, charges, comorbidities ,and deaths.J Neurosurg: Pediatrics20081(2)131-137
WellonsA multicenter retrospective comparison of conversion from temporary to permanent cerebrospinal fluid diversion in very low birth weight infants with posthemorrhagic hydrocephalusJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics20094(1)50-55
SimonInfection rates following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt placement across U.S. pediatric hospitalsJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics20094(2)156-165
SimonReinfection following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt infectionJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics20106(3)277-285
KestleA standardized protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection: The Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Quality Improvement InitiativeJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics2011822-29
Riva-CambrinCenter effect and other factors influencing temporization and shunting of cerebrospinal fluid in preterm infants with intraventricular hemorrhageJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics20129473-481
WellonsThe assessment of bulging fontanel and splitting of sutures in premature infants: an interrater reliability study by the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research NetworkJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics201311(1)12-14
KulkarniOutcome of CSF shunting in children within a North American multicenter collaborative: results from the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network (HCRN) compared to historical controlsJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics201312334-338
WhiteheadNo significant improvement in the rate of accurate ventricular catheter location using ultrasound-guided CSF shunt insertion: a prospective, controlled study by the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research NetworkJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics201312(6)565-574
SimonRisk factors for first cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection: findings from a multi-center prospective cohort studyJ Pediatrics2014164(6)1462-1568
WhiteheadFactors associated with ventricular
catheter movement and inaccurate catheter location: post hoc analysis of the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Ultrasound-Guided Shunt Placement Study
J Neurosurg: Pediatrics201414(2)173-178
KulkarniEndoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization in infants with hydrocephalus: a retrospective Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network studyJ Neurosurg: Pediatrics201441-6