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Meeting Abstracts

Abstracts for 2006

Paper-Mentor

Influence of Needle Tip Position on the Incidence of Immediate Complications in 2217 Selective Lumbar Nerve Root Blocks

Seth T Stalcup, BS, Non ASSR Member
K D Riew, MD, Non ASSR Member
Timothy S Crall, MD, Non ASSR Member
Louis A Gilula, MD, ASSR Member

Percutaneous Vertebroplasty: Evaluating the short and long term results for 1000 treated fractures

Kennith F Layton, MD, Non ASSR Member
Patrick H Luetmer, MD, Non ASSR Member
John T Wald, MD, Non ASSR Member
John I Lane, MD, Non ASSR Member
Kent R Thielen, MD, Non ASSR Member
David F Kallmes, MD, Non ASSR Member

Response of Non-midline Pain to Percutaneous Vertebroplasty

Jill E Gibson, MD, Non ASSR Member
Louis A Gilula, MD, ASSR Member
Thomas K Pilgram, PhD, Non ASSR Member

The immediate response of low back pain and sciatica to Fluoroscopically guided Lumbar Epidural Steroid and Bupivicaine Administration

Rex B Jennings, DO, Non ASSR Member
William E Rothfus, MD, ASSR Member
Walter S Bartynski, MD, ASSR Member

Papers - Non-Mentor

A Previously Unreported and Novel Approach to Sacroplasty

Douglas K Smith, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Louis A Gilula, M.D., ASSR Member

Use of Percutaneous Discectomy Device for Aspiration and Drainage of Infected Intervertebral Discs

John P Fantauzzi, MD, Non ASSR Member
A Orlando Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR, ASSR Member

Treatment of Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension with Percutaneous Placement of a Fibrin Sealant: Our Two Year Experience

Franklin G Moser, M.D., ASSR Member
Wouter I Schievink, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Barry D Pressman, M.D., ASSR Member
Alexander S Jung, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Marcel M Maya, M.D., ASSR Member

Spinal MR in Sickle Cell Patients: Range of Pathology and Diagnostic MR Features

Fabian J Candocia, MD, Non ASSR Member
Brian C Bowen, MD, PhD, FACR, ASSR Member
Judith D Post, MD, FACR, ASSR Member

A new technique for cervical discography

Chi S. Zee, MD, ASSR Member
Paul E. Kim, MD, ASSR Member
John L. Go, MD, ASSR Member

Sacral Extradural Meningeal Cyst: Is It an Incidental Finding?

Peter _ Yoo, MD, Non ASSR Member
Shane Lee, BA, Non ASSR Member
Nikhil Bhagat, MD, Non ASSR Member
Huey-Jen Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member

Complications in the use of rh BMP-2 (Bone Morphogenic Protein) in PEEK cages for interbody spinal fusions

Joseph G Craig, MB ChB, Non ASSR Member
Mark Jacobson, B Sc, Non ASSR Member
Chad Coe, B Sc, Non ASSR Member
Rahul Vaidya, MD, Non ASSR Member

L5 Nerve Sign. Applying The Lessons of Peripheral Neurography to the Conventional Lumbar MRI Scan

Phil R Chapman, MD, Non ASSR Member
William D Keyes, MD, ASSR Member
James W Taylor, DO, Non ASSR Member

Treatment of Vertebral Compression Fractures with Cortoss in Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty; One Year Follow-up

Philip M Maurer, MD, Non ASSR Member
Choll W Kim, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member
Isador Lieberman, MD, Non ASSR Member
Erik L Westerland, MD, Non ASSR Member
William J Buetler, MD, Non ASSR Member
Hyun W Bae, MD, Non ASSR Member

Multidetector CT with 3-Dimensional Post-Processing is a Valuable Tool in Detection of Hardware Fail

J. Matthew Debnam, M.D., Non ASSR Member
George M. Hunter, M.D., Ph.D., Non ASSR Member
Leena M. Hamberg, Ph.D., Non ASSR Member

Pre-Season MRI Scan Predictability of Lumbar Spinal Injury in High School, College and Professional Basketball Player Populations

Kent B. Remley, MD, ASSR Member
Kimberly M. Fitzpatrick, MS, Non ASSR Member
Eric A. Thomas, MD, Non ASSR Member
Kenneth E. Davis, MS, Non ASSR Member
Robert H. Dorwart, MD, Non ASSR Member
Michael F. Coscia, MD, Non ASSR Member

Disc Space Response to Lidocaine during Lumbar Discography: Association with Radial Tear and Contras

Walter S Bartynski, MD, ASSR Member
William E Rothfus, MD, ASSR Member

Spinal and paraspinal infection: value of diffusion-weighted imaging

Toshio . Moritani, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member
Wendy R.K. Smoker, MD, FACR, Non ASSR Member
Bruno Policeni, MD, Non ASSR Member
Anietie Okon, MD, Non ASSR Member

Posters

Review of Complications and Management of Vertebroplasties

Natasha Acosta, MD, Non ASSR Member
Naveed Akhtar, MD, Non ASSR Member
Veronika McDonald, DO, Non ASSR Member
Thomas Grobelny, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jorge A Vidal, MD, Non ASSR Member

Diffraction Enhanced Imaging of Spine Fusion

R. Cole Beavis, MD, FRCSC, Non ASSR Member
Michael E. B. Kelly, MD, FRCSC, Non ASSR Member
Lauren A. Allen, MD, Non ASSR Member
Bernhard H. J. Juurlink, Ph.D, Non ASSR Member
Zhong Zhong, Ph.D, Non ASSR Member
L. Dean Chapman, Ph.D, Non ASSR Member

MRI Characteristics of Intramedulary Spinal Cord Tumors

Andrew A. Akerman, MD, Non ASSR Member
Evelyn ML Sklar, MD, Non ASSR Member
Rita G Bhatia, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jared R Green, BS, Non ASSR Member

Imaging of the Failed Back Syndrome

Phillip M Young, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jeffrey J Peterson, MD, Non ASSR Member
Laura W Bancroft, MD, Non ASSR Member
Thomas H Berquist, MD, FACR, Non ASSR Member

Currarino’s Triad: A Review of Imaging Findings

Samir E Noujaim, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Bruno Policeni, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Ahmad F Haidary, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Daniel J Boss, M.D., Non ASSR Member

It’s Not Just About the Bones: Detection of Lung and Other Significant Pathology During Routine Cervical Spine CT Trauma Evaluation

Philippe M Chu, MD, Non ASSR Member
Louis Tsai, MD, Non ASSR Member
Steven Lev, MD, Non ASSR Member

Lower Cervical Nerve Root Block using CT Fluoroscopy in Patient with Large Body Habitus: Another Benefit of the Swimmer’s Position

Walter S Bartynski, MD, ASSR Member
William E Rothfus, MD, ASSR Member
Rex B Jennings, DO, Non ASSR Member

Cystic lesions of the spine extrinsic to the cord

Anant - Krishnan, MD, Non ASSR Member
Richard Silbergleit, MD, Non ASSR Member
Nafi A Aygun, MD, Non ASSR Member

Excerptas

Isolated Bilateral Hypoglossal Palsy Secondary to Epidural Hematoma from Antlanto-occipital Dissociation

Jeremy B McCue, MD, Non ASSR Member
Patrick Turski, MD, Non ASSR Member
Garth Warren, BS, Non ASSR Member
Lindell R Gentry, MD, Non ASSR Member
Victor Haughton, MD, ASSR Member

Spinal Findings in Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension

Jocelyn H Medina, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Stephen Falcone, M.D., ASSR Member
Kevin Abrams, M.D., ASSR Member

Unusual Intradural Location of a Rare Pilomyxoid Astrocytoma of the Entire Spinal Canal

Michal M Mendiratta-Lala, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Horia Marin, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Suresh C Patel, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Rajan Jain, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition(CPPD) Arthropathy of Atlantoaxial Joint

Suresh C Patel, M.D., ASSR Member
Horia Marin, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Paraplegia caused by spinal cord infarction after surfing

Reono - Bertagnolli, BS, MD, Non ASSR Member
Gregory W Petermann, MD, ASSR Member

Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid tumor (ATRT) of the Cervical Spinal Cord in a neonate: An unusual case

Megan E Deacon-Casey, MD, Non ASSR Member
Deborah A Lee, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member
Daniel F Broderick, MD, Non ASSR Member

Erosion of Thoracic Vertebral Bodies in the Setting of an Enlarging Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

John P Fantauzzi, MD, Non ASSR Member
A Orlando Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR, ASSR Member
Douglas S Katz, MD, Non ASSR Member

Triple Diastematomyelia

Bruno A Policeni, MD, Non ASSR Member
Wendy R.K. Smoker, MD FACR, ASSR Member
Toshio Moritani, MD PhD, Non ASSR Member

Multiple Myeloma: An Unusual Presentation

Chirstopher J Friend, MD, Non ASSR Member
Robert L Williams, MD, ASSR Member
Melanie B Fukui, MD, Non ASSR Member