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 12, Issue 1 (2017)
Decompressive Hemicraniectomy in Acute Neurological Diseases
Angela Crudele, MD; Syed Omar Shah, MD; and Barak Bar, MD
Early Ambulation in Patients with External Ventrical Drains: Results of a Quality Improvement Project
Syed Omar Shah, MD, MBA; Jacqueline V. Kraft, MD; Nethra S. Ankam, MD; Paula Bu; Kristen Stout; Sara Melnyk; Fred Rincon, MD, MSC; and M. Kamran Athar, MD
Management of Severe TBI-A Review of Recent Literature
Ayan Kumar, BS and M. Kamran Athar, MD
Utility of Biomarkers in the Evaluation of Fever in the Intensive Care Unit After Brain Injury
Umer Mukhtar, MD; Umer Shoukat, MD; M. Kamran Athar, MD; and Fred Rincon, MD
Declaring Brain Death on ECMO
Kristin J. Kreitler, CRNP; Nicholas C. Cavarocchi, MD; Hitoshi Hirose, MD, PhD; Sharon West, RN; Richard Hasz, PhD; Michelle L. Ghobrial, MD; and Rodney D. Bell, MD
Incidence and Prevalence of Deep Vein Thrombosis Among Neurocritical Intensive Care Unit Patients
Aman Dolla, MD and Matthew Vibbert, MD