The Pan Arab Journal of Neurosurgery
Volume 11, No. 2
October, 2007
Editorial
Message from Editor-in-Chief
Khalaf Al Moutaery
Review Article
Management strategies in glioblastoma: From the past to the future
Dwarakanath Srinivas, Gupta Deepak Kumar, Mahapatra Subhashree, Ashok K Mahapatra
Original Articles

Comparison of clinical diagnosis versus computerized test diagnosis
Nelson Hendler, Craig Berzoksky, Reginald Davis

Giant intracranial aneurysms: Technical notes on managemnt, radial artery harvesting and bypass
Bassem Yousef Sheikh
Surgery in adult spinal dysraphism: A series of 51 patients
Nasr Hussain, S Vaishya, Deepak Agrawal, Ashok Kumar Mahapatra
Neuropsychological impairment from temporary clipping in clipped patients suffering subarachoid haemorrhage
Majed J Katati, Sandra Santiago-Ramajo, Miguel Perez-Garcia, Jose Maria Martin-Linares, Ventura Arjona-Moron
Novel shunt device intrauterine treatment of hydrocephalus
Abdulrahman Al Anazi
Management of brain metastases by using repeat Gamma Knife surgery
Bengt Karlsson, Warren Boling
Clinical Studies
A rare aetiology of myelopathy: Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula: Report of 6 cases
Paul A Hage, Nassim H Abi Chahine, Moussa Alaywan, Antoine K Nachanakian
Microsurgical direct transnasal approach to pituitary adenomas assisted by endoscope: Description and advantages
Mohamed Ghorbel, MA Boudawara, A Ghorbel, R Rebai, W Krichen, H Ben Mansour
Multiple factor analysis of prognois in lumbar disc herniation
Raj Kumar, Samir Kumar Kalra, Vivek Kumar Vaid

Clinical and visual outcome of transsphenoidal surgery in nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas
Masood Mehrazin, Hamid Rahmat, Alireza Mohammad Mohammadi

Management concerns of paediatric congenital atlantoaxial dislocation in the developing milieu
Raj Kumar, Samir K Kaira
Retrospective Studies
Review study for 243 patients with carpal tunnel syndrome who undwerwent open release
Yousef Al-Awadi, Tarik Al-Sheikh, Osama M Dawood, Jivko Alexandrove
Cerebral echinococcosis in children
Moslem Shakeri Bavil
Outcome of severe head injury patients in Jordan University Hospital
Awni Musharbash, Qussay Salih, Ahmed Tamimi, Mohamed Abu El-Rub, Walid Almaani
Comparative Study
Chronic subdural haematoma: A comparative study between twist-drill craniostomy and burr-hole technique
Maarawi J, Ali Y, Fakih C, Asmar Z, Samaha E
Case Reviews
Spinal intramedullary tuberculoma
Saleh S Baessa, Medhat Mostafa Marzook
Rosai-Dorfman disease mimicking meningioma
Souad Halelfadl, Mouna Bougrine, Mostafa Fadli, Fouad Elkettani, Fouad Bellakhdar
Extracranial internal carotid fibromuscular dysplasia associated with successfully treated hyperacute cerebral infarction
Junichi Hayashi, Nobuo Kiya, Kostadin L Karagiozoc, Katumi Iritani, Hirotoshi Sano
Dermal sinus, intramedullary dermoid cyst & multiple spinal abscesses: A rare combination with serious clinical implications
A Raza, B Venkatraman
 
Case Reports
Importance of early diagnosis and surgery in spinal epidural abscess
Said Hilmani, Abdelilah Sami, Ali Ouboukhlik, Abdenabi Elkamar, Abdessamad El Azhari
Giant extradural meningioma of anterior cranial fossa base
VG Ramesh, KS Thirumurthy
Astroblastoma - A rare cause of cerebral haemorrhage
M Al Otaibi, A Dababo, A Alkhani
Primary hydatid cyst of sacral spinal canal
Mohamed Lmejjati, Houssine Ghanane, Fouad Layadi, Said Ait Ben Ali
Intracranial cystic meningiomas - Report of three cases and update review
Abdul Jawad Lrhezzioui, Abdelaziz Mansour, Ibtissam Zrara