Publications

Abstract

  • Williams JR, Meyer MR, Ricard JA, Sen R, Young CC, Feroze AH, Greil ME, Barros G, Durfy S, Hanak B, Morton RP, Temkin NR, Barber JK, MacDonald CL, Chesnut RM. Re-examining decompressive craniectomy medial margin distance from midline as a metric for calculating the risk of post-traumatic hydrocephalus. J Clin Neurosci. 2021 May;87:125-131. PMID: 33863519 (05/2021)
  • Chen YW, Hanak BW, Yang TC, Wilson TA, Hsia JM, Walsh HE, Shih HC, Nagatomo KJ. Computer-Assisted Surgery in Medical and Dental Applications. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2021 Feb 4. [Online ahead of print] PMID: 33539198 (02/2021)
  • Lai GY, Voyer-Nguyen P, Looi T, Drake JM, Hanak BW. Manual Shunt Connector Tool to Aid in No-Touch Technique. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Jan;20(2):183-188. PMID: 32974661 (01/2021)
  • Hachem LD, Mathieu F, Lamberti-Pasculi M, Hanak BW, Zeller R, Kulkarni AV, Drake J, Ibrahim GM. Klippel Feil Syndrome: Clinical Phenotypes Associated With Surgical Treatment. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2020 Jun;45(11):718-726. PMID: 31923127 (06/2020)
  • Samuel N, Hanak BW, Ku J, Moghaddamjou A, Mathieu F, Moharir M, Taylor MD. Postoperative isolated lower extremity supplementary motor area syndrome: case report and review of the literature. Childs Nerv Syst. 2020 Jan;36:189-195. PMID: 31705188 (01/2020)
  • Bonow RH, Oron AP, Hanak BW, Browd SR, Chesnut RM, Ellenbogen RG, Vavilala MS, Rivara FP. Post-Traumatic Hydrocephalus in Children: A Retrospective Study in 42 Pediatric Hospitals Using the Pediatric Health Information System. Neurosurgery. 2018 Oct;83(4):732-739. PMID: 29029289 (10/2018)
  • Bonow RH, Oron AP, Hanak BW, Browd SR, Chesnut RM, Ellenbogen RG, Vavilala MS, Rivara FP. Post-Traumatic Hydrocephalus in Children: A Retrospective Study in 42 Pediatric Hospitals Using the Pediatric Health Information System. Neurosurgery. 2018 Oct;83(4):732-739. PMID: 29029289 (10/2018)
  • Hanak BW, Hsieh C-Y, Donaldson W, Browd SR, Lau KKS, Shain W. Reduced cell attachment to poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate)-coated ventricular catheters in vitro. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Apr;106:1268-79. PMID: 28631360 (04/2018)
  • Young CC, Hanak BW, Patel AP, Sekhar LN. Rapid Intraoperative in Situ Synthetic Cranioplasty. World Neurosurg. 2018 Apr;112:161-5. PMID: 29409926 (04/2018)
  • Abecassis IJ, Hanak BW, Barber J, Mortazavi M, Ellenbogen RG. A Single-Institution Experience with Pineal Region Tumors: 50 Tumors Over 1 Decade. Oper Neruosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Oct:13:566-75.PMID:28922884 (10/2017)
  • Hanak BW, Bonow RH, Harris CA, Browd SR. Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunting Complications in Children. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2017;52:381-400. PMID: 28249297 (2017)
  • Hanak BW, Tomycz L, Oxford RG, Hooper E, Apkon SD, Browd SR. An algorithmic approach to the management of unrecognized hydrocephalus in pediatric candidates for intrathecal baclofen pump implantation. Surg Neurol Int. 2016 Dec;7:105. PMID: 28168091 (12/2016)
  • Hanak BW, Haussen DC, Ambekar S, Ferreira M Jr, Ghodke BV, Peterson EC. Preoperative embolization of intracranial hemangiopericytomas: case series and introduction of the transtumoral embolization technique. J Neurointerv Surg. 2016 Oct;8:1084-94.  PMID: 26475475 (10/2016)
  • Hanak BW, Ross EF, Harris CA, Browd SR, Shain W. Toward a better understanding of the cellular basis for cerebrospinal fluid shunt obstruction: report on the construction of a bank of explanted hydrocephalus devices. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Aug;18:213-23. PMID:27035548 (08/2016)
  • Harris C, Pearson K, Hadley K, Zhu S, Browd S, Hanak BW, Shain W. Fabrication of three-dimensional hydrogel scaffolds for modeling shunt failure by tissue obstruction in hydrocephalus. Fluids Barriers CNS. 2015 Nov;12:26. PMID:26578355 (11/2015)
  • Peterson EC, Hanak BW, Morton RP, Osbun J, Levitt MR, Kim LJ. Are Aneurysms Treated with Balloon Assisted Coiling and Stent Assisted Coiling Different? Morphological Analysis of 113 Unruptured Wide Necked Aneurysms Treated with Adjunctive Devices. Neurosurgery. 2014 Aug;75:145-51. PMID: 24739363 (08/2014)
  • Morton RP, Hanak BW, Levitt MR, Fink KR, Peterson EC, Vilela MD, Kim LJ, Chesnut RM. Blunt Traumatic Occlusion of the Carotid and Vertebral Arteries. J Neurosurg. J Neurosurg. 2014 Jun;120:1446-50. PMID: 24678781 (06/2014)
  • Hanak BW, Walcott BP, Nahed BV, Muzikansky A, Mian MK, Kimberly WT, Curry WT. Post-Operative Intensive Care Unit Requirements Following Elective Craniotomy. World Neurosurg. 2014 Jan;81:165-72. PMID: 23182731 (01/2014)
  • Hanak BW, Zada G, Nayar VV, Thiex R, Du R, Day AL, Laws ER. Cerebral aneurysms with intrasellar extension: a systematic review of clinical, anatomical, and treatment characteristics. J Neurosurg. 2012;116:164-78. PMID: 22054212 (2012)
  • Walcott BP, Hanak BW, Caracci JR, Redjal N, Nahed BV, Kahle KT, Coumans JV. Trends in inpatient setting laminectomy for excision of herniated intervertebral disc: Population-based estimates from the US nationwide inpatient sample. Surg Neurol Int. 2011;2:7. PMID: 21297929 (2011)
  • Hanak BW, Walcott BP, Codd PJ, Jones PS, Nahed BV, Butler WE, Asaad WF. Fourth ventricular neurocystercercosis presenting with acute hydrocephalus. J Clin Neurosci. 2011;18:867-9. PMID: 21507657 (2011)
  • Soldin OP, Hanak B, Soldin SJ.  Blood lead concentrations in children: new ranges.  Clinica Chimica Acta. 2003;327:109-13. PMID: 12482625 (2003)
  • Soldin OP, Pezzullo JC, Hanak B, Miller M, Soldin SJ.  Changing trends in the epidemiology of pediatric lead exposure: interrelationship of blood lead and ZPP concentrations and a comparison to the U.S. population. Ther Drug Monit. 2003;25:415-20. PMID: 12883223 (2003)

Books and Chapters

  • Rutka JT, Lohkamp L-N, Hanak BW. Extratemporal Lobe Epilepsy in Children: Localization and Outcomes After Surgery. In: Textbook of Pediatric Neurosurgery. Ed. Di Rocco C, Pang D, Rutka J. Springer, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-31512-6_100-1. (2019 - Present)
  • Hauptman JS, Lutz BR, Hanak BW, Browd SR. Technical Advances in the Treatment of Hydrocephalus: Current and Future State. In: Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders. Ed. Limbrick Jr. DD & Leonard JR. Springer, 2019. Pages 363-380. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-97928-1 (2019 - Present)
  • Bonow RH, Hanak BW, Browd SR. Hydrocephalus in Children. In: Principles of Neurological Surgery, Fourth Edition. Ed. Ellenbogen RG, Sekhar LN, Kitchen N. Elsevier Health Sciences, 2017. Chapter 8: 133-47. (2017 - Present)
  • Tomycz LD, Hanak BW, Browd SR. Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Insertion: Surgical Technique and Avoidance of Complications. In: Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques, Second Edition. Ed. Sekhar LN & Fessler RG. Thieme, 2016. Volume 2; Section VIII; Chapter 58: 751-7 (2016 - Present)
  • Oxford R, Hanak BW, Browd SR. Cerebellar Astrocytomas. In: Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques, Second Edition. Ed. Sekhar LN & Fessler RG. Thieme, 2016. Volume 2; Section I; Chapter 9: 94-101. (2016 - Present)