The JHN Journal is published by Thomas Jefferson University and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. It is a semiannual publication for friends and colleagues of Jefferson's Department of Neurological Surgery.

Information in the JHN Journal is not intended to provide advice on personal medical matters or to substitute for consultation with a physician.

Current Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1 (2015)



Decompressive Hemicraniectomy: Predictors and Functional Outcome In Patients With Ischemic Stroke
Anthony P. Kent, BA; Maria Montano, MPH; Nohra Chalouhi, MD; Badih Daou, MD; Robert H. Rosenwasswer MD; Stavropoula l. Tjoumakaris, MD; and Pascal Jabbour MD


Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Management of Cavernous Malformations
Brian Nasca, BA, BS; Matthew J. Viereck; Nohra Chalouhi, MD; Pascal Jabbour MD; Robert H. Rosenwasswer MD; and Stavropoula Tjoumakaris


Emotional/Psychiatric Symptom Change and Amygdala Volume After Anterior Temporal Lobectomy
Daniel Moadel, BA; Gaelle Eve Doucet, PhD; Dorian Pustina, PhD; Robert Rider, PhD; Nathan Taylor, BA; Paul Barnett, MS; Michael R. Sperling, MD; Ashwini Sharan MD; and Joseph l. Tracy, PhD

Case Report


A Rare Case of a Systemic Non-Langerhans Histiocytosis Presenting with Diabetes Insipidus and a Tentorial Mass
Guilherme Barros, MS; Kelly Krupa, BS; Kristin Krupa, BS; Ravichandra Madineni, MD; Lawrence C. Kenyon, MD, PhD; and Christopher J Farrell, MD