Publications

  1. Oliver JD, Goncalves S, Kerezoudis P, Alvi MA, Freedman BA, Nassr A, Bydon M. Comparison of Outcomes for Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion With and Without Anterior Plate Fixation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 Apr 1; 43 (7):E413-E422
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  2. Kerezoudis P, Rajjoub KR, Goncalves S, Alvi MA, Elminawy M, Alamoudi A, Nassr A, Habermann EB, Bydon M. Anterior versus posterior approaches for thoracic disc herniation: Association with postoperative complications. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2018 Apr; 167:17-23 Epub 2018 Feb 06
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  3. Ahmed AT, Abdel-Rahman O, Morsi M, Mustafa K, Testini P, Aleem IS, Murad MH, Nassr A. Management of Sacrococcygeal Chordoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 Mar 13 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Sebastian AS, Ahmed A, Vernon B, Nguyen EC, Aleem I, Clarke MJ, Currier BL, Anderson P, Bydon M, Nassr A. Effect of an Adjustable Hinged Operating Table on Lumbar Lordosis During Lumbar Surgery. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 Feb 15; 43 (4):302-306
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  5. Mesfin A, Zhou F, Scemama C, Kaito T, Tornero E, Nassr A. The 2017 Cervical Spine Research Society International Traveling Fellowship. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 Feb 15; 43 (4):235-238
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  6. Wanderman NR, Mallet C, Giambini H, Bao N, Zhao C, An KN, Freedman BA, Nassr A. An Ovariectomy-Induced Rabbit Osteoporotic Model: A New Perspective. Asian Spine J. 2018 Feb; 12 (1):12-17 Epub 2018 Feb 07
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  7. Tomov M, Tou K, Winkel R, Puffer R, Bydon M, Nassr A, Huddleston P, Yaszemski M, Currier B, Freedman B. Does Subcutaneous Infiltration of Liposomal Bupivacaine Following Single-Level Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery Improve Immediate Postoperative Pain Control? Asian Spine J. 2018 Feb; 12 (1):85-93 Epub 2018 Feb 07
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  8. Riester SM, Lin Y, Wang W, Cong L, Mohamed Ali AM, Peck SH, Smith LJ, Currier BL, Clark M, Huddleston P, Krauss W, Yaszemski MJ, Morrey ME, Abdel MP, Bydon M, Qu W, Larson AN, van Wijnen AJ, Nassr A. RNA sequencing identifies gene regulatory networks controlling extracellular matrix synthesis in intervertebral disk tissues. J Orthop Res. 2017 Dec 11 [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Mirza AK, Alvi MA, Naylor RM, Kerezoudis P, Krauss WE, Clarke MJ, Shepherd DL, Nassr A, DeMartino RR, Bydon M. Management of major vascular injury during pedicle screw instrumentation of thoracolumbar spine. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Dec; 163:53-59 Epub 2017 Oct 16
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  10. Kepler CK, Vaccaro AR, Fleischman AN, Traynelis VC, Patel AA, Dekutoski MB, Harrop J, Wood KB, Schroeder GD, Bransford R, Aarabi B, Okonkwo DO, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Nassr A, Shaffrey C, Yoon ST, Kwon B. Treatment of Axis Body Fractures: A Systematic Review. Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Dec; 30 (10):442-456
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  11. Nassr A, Donaldson W. Introduction Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2017; 27(4):207.
  12. Shepherd D, Ali MA, Murphy M, Kerezoudis P, Corl F, Hitchon P, Nassr A, Bydon M. The Cortical Bone Trajectory for Lumbar Spine Fusion. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics.. 2017; 27(4):269-274.
  13. Wanderman NR, Francois EL, Nassr A, Sebastian AS. Is Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Interbody Fusion Superior to Traditional Open Technique? Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Nov 10 [Epub ahead of print]
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  14. Cloud BA, Zhao KD, Ellingson AM, Nassr A, Windebank AJ, An KN. Increased Seat Dump Angle in a Manual Wheelchair Is Associated With Changes in Thoracolumbar Lordosis and Scapular Kinematics During Propulsion. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017 Oct; 98 (10):2021-2027.e2 Epub 2017 Mar 18
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  15. Wanderman N, Freedman B, Currier B, Huddleston P, Yaszemski M, Nassr A. Interpreting the DXA analysis: When should you hold off on spinal fusion? Seminars in Spine Surgery. 2017.
  16. Giambini H, Currier B, Yaszemski M, Nassr A. What is the Future of Patient-Specific Vertebral Fracture Prediction? Seminars in Spine Surgery. 2017.
  17. Grauberger J, Kerezoudis P, Choudhry AJ, Alvi MA, Nassr A, Currier B, Bydon M. Allegations of Failure to Obtain Informed Consent in Spinal Surgery Medical Malpractice Claims. JAMA Surg. 2017 Jun 21; 152 (6):e170544 Epub 2017 June 21
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  18. Hunt C, Her Y, Law L, Bydon M, Nassr A, Smith J, Mauch Mauck W, Eldrige J, Malanga G, Qu W. Five Generations of Cell Preparation: A translational framework for categorizing regenerative stem cell therapies. Journal of the American Academy of Regenerative Medicine.2017;1:(1)
  19. Puffer RC, Murphy M, Maloney P, Kor D, Nassr A, Freedman B, Fogelson J, Bydon M. Increased Total Anesthetic Time Leads to Higher Rates of Surgical Site Infections in Spinal Fusions. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jun 1; 42 (11):E687-E690
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  20. Nassr A, Aleem IS, Eck JC, Woods B, Ponnappan RK, Donaldson WF 3rd, Kang JD. Does Resection of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament Impact the Incidence of C5 Palsy After Cervical Corpectomy Procedures?: A Review of 459 Consecutive Cases. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Apr 01; 42: (7)E392-E397.
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  21. Ailon T, Smith JS, Nassr A, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Fehlings MG, Fish DE, Wang JC, Hilibrand AS, Mummaneni PV, Chou D, Sasso RC, Traynelis VC, Arnold PM, Mroz TE, Buser Z, Lord EL, Massicotte EM, Sebastian AS, Than KD, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Riew KD, Shaffrey C. Rare Complications of Cervical Spine Surgery: Pseudomeningocoele. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):109S-114S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  22. Schroeder GD, Hilibrand AS, Arnold PM, Fish DE, Wang JC, Gum JL, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Gokaslan ZL, Isaacs RE, Kanter AS, Mroz TE, Nassr A, Sasso RC, Fehlings MG, Buser Z, Bydon M, Cha PI, Chatterjee D, Gee EL, Lord EL, Mayer EN, McBride OJ, Nguyen EC, Roe AK, Tortolani PJ, Stroh DA, Yanez MY, Riew KD. Epidural Hematoma Following Cervical Spine Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):120S-126S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  23. Hsu WK, Kannan A, Mai HT, Fehlings MG, Smith ZA, Traynelis VC, Gokaslan ZL, Hilibrand AS, Nassr A, Arnold PM, Mroz TE, Bydon M, Massicotte EM, Ray WZ, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Isaacs RE, Wang JC, Lord EL, Buser Z, Riew KD. Epidemiology and Outcomes of Vertebral Artery Injury in 16 582 Cervical Spine Surgery Patients: An AOSpine North America Multicenter Study. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):21S-27S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  24. Hershman SH, Kunkle WA, Kelly MP, Buchowski JM, Ray WZ, Bumpass DB, Gum JL, Peters CM, Singhatanadgige W, Kim JY, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Nassr A, Currier BL, Rahman RK, Isaacs RE, Smith JS, Shaffrey C, Thompson SE, Wang JC, Lord EL, Buser Z, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Esophageal Perforation Following Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):28S-36S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  25. Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Mroz TE, Nassr A, Fehlings MG, Hart RA, Hilibrand AS, Arnold PM, Bumpass DB, Gokaslan Z, Bydon M, Fogelson JL, Massicotte EM, Riew KD, Steinmetz MP. Incidence and Outcomes of Acute Implant Extrusion Following Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):40S-45S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  26. Peterson JC, Arnold PM, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Fehlings MG, Hart RA, Hilibrand AS, Nassr A, Rahman RK, Tannoury CA, Tannoury T, Mroz TE, Currier BL, De Giacomo AF, Fogelson JL, Jobse BC, Massicotte EM, Riew KD. Misplaced Cervical Screws Requiring Reoperation. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):46S-52S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  27. O'Neill KR, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Kanter AS, Steinmetz MP, Arnold PM, Mummaneni PV, Chou D, Nassr A, Qureshi SA, Cho SK, Baird EO, Smith JS, Shaffrey C, Tannoury CA, Tannoury T, Gokaslan ZL, Gum JL, Hart RA, Isaacs RE, Sasso RC, Bumpass DB, Bydon M, Corriveau M, De Giacomo AF, Derakhshan A, Jobse BC, Lubelski D, Lee S, Massicotte EM, Pace JR, Smith GA, Than KD, Riew KD. A Multicenter Study of the Presentation, Treatment, and Outcomes of Cervical Dural Tears. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):58S-63S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  28. Thompson SE, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Nassr A, Mroz TE, Fish DE, Wang JC, Fehlings MG, Tannoury CA, Tannoury T, Tortolani PJ, Traynelis VC, Gokaslan Z, Hilibrand AS, Isaacs RE, Mummaneni PV, Chou D, Qureshi SA, Cho SK, Baird EO, Sasso RC, Arnold PM, Buser Z, Bydon M, Clarke MJ, De Giacomo AF, Derakhshan A, Jobse B, Lord EL, Lubelski D, Massicotte EM, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Cha PI, Chatterjee D, Gee EL, Mayer EN, McBride OJ, Roe AK, Yanez MY, Stroh DA, Than KD, Riew KD. C5 Palsy After Cervical Spine Surgery: A Multicenter Retrospective Review of 59 Cases. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):64S-70S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  29. Anderson PA, Nassr A, Currier BL, Sebastian AS, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Evaluation of Adverse Events in Total Disc Replacement: A Meta-Analysis of FDA Summary of Safety and Effectiveness Data. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):76S-83S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  30. Daniels AH, Hart RA, Hilibrand AS, Fish DE, Wang JC, Lord EL, Buser Z, Tortolani PJ, Stroh DA, Nassr A, Currier BL, Sebastian AS, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Iatrogenic Spinal Cord Injury Resulting From Cervical Spine Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):84S-90S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  31. Gabel BC, Lam A, Chapman JR, Oskouian RJ Jr, Nassr A, Currier BL, Sebastian AS, Arnold PM, Hamilton SR, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Perioperative Vision Loss in Cervical Spinal Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7 (1 Suppl):91S-95S Epub 2017 Apr 01
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  32. Maloney PR, Halasz SR, Mallory GW, Grassner L, Jacob JT, Nassr A, Clarke MJ. The effect of diabetes mellitus on 30-day outcomes following single-level open lumbar microdiscectomy: an aged-matched case-control study. J Neurosurg Sci. 2017 Feb; 61: (1)1-7.
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  33. Abt NB, McCutcheon BA, Kerezoudis P, Murphy M, Rinaldo L, Fogelson J, Nassr A, Currier BL, Bydon M. Discharge to a rehabilitation facility is associated with decreased 30-day readmission in elective spinal surgery. J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Feb; 36:37-42.
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  34. Aleem IS, Duncan J, Ahmed AM, Zarrabian M, Eck J, Rhee J, Clarke M, Currier BL, Nassr A. Do Lumbar Decompression and Fusion Patients Recall Their Preoperative Status?: A Cohort Study of Recall Bias in Patient-Reported Outcomes. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jan 15; 42 (2):128-134
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  35. Freedman BA, Nassr A, Currier BL. Stereotactic navigation in complex spinal surgery: Tips and tricks Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2017; 27 (4):260-8
  36. Aleem I, Gussos Y, King M, Fogelson J, Nassr A, Currier B.. Does Sitting versus Standing Radiographic Assessment of Odontoid Fractures Matter? A case report. J Spine Surg. .1/1/2017;3:(2):283-286.
  37. Sebastian A, Ahmed A, Vernon B, Nguyen E, Aleem I, Clark M, Currier B, Anderson P, Bydon M, Nassr A. Molecular Factors in Intervertebral Disc Degeneration. J Am Acad Regen Med.. 1/1/2017; 1(1):7203. Epub 2018 Jan 10.
  38. Sebastian AS, Currier BL, Kakar S, Nguyen EC, Wagie AE, Habermann ES, Nassr A. Risk Factors for Venous Thromboembolism following Thoracolumbar Surgery: Analysis of 43,777 Patients from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2005 to 2012. Global Spine J. 2016 Dec; 6 (8):738-743 Epub 2016 Feb 17
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  39. Murphy ME, McCutcheon BA, Grauberger J, Shepherd D, Maloney PR, Rinaldo L, Kerezoudis P, Fogelson JL, Nassr A, Bydon M. Allograft versus autograft in cervical and lumbar spinal fusions: an examination of operative time, length of stay, surgical site infection, and blood transfusions. J Neurosurg Sci. 2016 Nov 23;
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  40. Tyner HL, Virk A, Nassr A, Razonable R. Mycoplasma hominis vertebral spine infection: Case report and a review of infections of bone and joints. J Infect Chemother. 2016 Nov; 22: (11)755-758.
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  41. Su AW, Habermann EB, Thomsen KM, Milbrandt TA, Nassr A, Larson AN. Risk Factors for 30-Day Unplanned Readmission and Major Perioperative Complications After Spine Fusion Surgery in Adults: A Review of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Oct 01; 41 (19):1523-34
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  42. Planchard RF, Maloney PR, Mallory GW, Puffer RC, Spinner RJ, Nassr A, Fogelson JL, Krauss WE, Clarke MJ. Postoperative Delayed Cervical Palsies: Understanding the Etiology. Global Spine J. 2016 Sep; 6: (6)571-83.
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  43. Giambini H, Dragomir-Daescu D, Nassr A, Yaszemski MJ, Zhao C. Quantitative computed tomography protocols affect material mapping and quantitative computed tomography-based finite-element analysis predicted stiffness Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-transactions Of The Asme. 2016 Sep; 138: (9)091003.
  44. Baghdadi YM, Moussallem CD, Shuaib MA, Clarke MJ, Dekutoski MB, Nassr AN. Lumbar Spinous Process-Splitting Laminoplasty: A Novel Technique for Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression. Orthopedics. 2016 Sep 1; 39 (5):e950-6 Epub 2016 June 24
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  45. Moussallem CD, McCutcheon BA, Clarke MJ, Cui Q, Currier BL, Yaszemski MJ, Huddleston PM, Rose PS, Freedman B, Dekutoski MB, Bydon M, Nassr A. Perioperative complications in open versus percutaneous treatment of spinal fractures in patients with an ankylosed spine. J Clin Neurosci. 2016 Aug; 30:88-92 Epub 2016 Mar 30
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  46. Sebastian AS, Currier BL, Clarke MJ, Larson D, Huddleston PM 3rd, Nassr A. Thromboembolic Disease after Cervical Spine Surgery: A Review of 5,405 Surgical Procedures and Matched Cohort Analysis. Global Spine J. 2016 Aug; 6 (5):465-71 Epub 2015 Nov 26
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  47. Kepler CK, Vaccaro AR, Fleischman AN, Traynelis VC, Patel A, Dekutoski MB, Harrop J, Wood KB, Schroeder GD, Bransford R, Aarabi B, Okonkwo DO, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Nassr A, Shaffrey C, Yoon ST, Kwon B. Treatment of Axis Body Fractures: A Systematic Review. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Jul 14 Epub 2016 July 14
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  48. Zarrabian MM, Diehn FE, Kotsenas AL, Wald JT, Yu E, Nassr A. Dorsal Lumbar Disc Migrations with Lateral and Ventral Epidural Extension on Axial MRI: A Case Series and Review of the Literature. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2016 Jul 7 Epub 2016 July 07
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  49. Diehn FE, Maus TP, Morris JM, Carr CM, Kotsenas AL, Luetmer PH, Lehman VT, Thielen KR, Nassr A, Wald JT. Uncommon Manifestations of Intervertebral Disk Pathologic Conditions. Radiographics. 2016 May-Jun; 36: (3)801-23.
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  50. Giambini H, Qin X, Dragomir-Daescu D, An KN, Nassr A. Specimen-specific vertebral fracture modeling: a feasibility study using the extended finite element method. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2016 Apr; 54 (4):583-93 Epub 2015 Aug 04
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  51. Abt NB, De la Garza-Ramos R, Olorundare IO, McCutcheon BA, Bydon A, Fogelson J, Nassr A, Bydon M. Thirty day postoperative outcomes following anterior lumbar interbody fusion using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2016 Apr; 143:126-31.
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  52. Sebastian A, Huddleston P 3rd, Kakar S, Habermann E, Wagie A, Nassr A.. Risk factors for surgical site infection after posterior cervical spine surgery: an analysis of 5,441 patients from the ACS NSQIP 2005-2012. Spine J..4/1/2016;16:(4):504-509.
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  53. Aleem IS, Nassr A. Cochrane in CORR((R)): Surgical Versus Non-surgical Treatment for Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures Without Neurological Deficit. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2016 Mar; 474 (3):619-24 Epub 2015 Apr 23
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  54. Giambini H, Dragomir-Daescu D, Huddleston PM, Camp JJ, An KN, Nassr A. The Effect of Quantitative Computed Tomography Acquisition Protocols on Bone Mineral Density Estimation. J Biomech Eng. 2015 Nov; 137 (11):114502
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  55. Kepler CK, Vaccaro AR, Chen E, Patel AA, Ahn H, Nassr A, Shaffrey CI, Harrop J, Schroeder GD, Agarwala A, Dvorak MF, Fourney DR, Wood KB, Traynelis VC, Yoon ST, Fehlings MG, Aarabi B. Treatment of isolated cervical facet fractures: a systematic review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Oct 30:1-8. [Epub ahead of print]
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  56. Ponnappan RK, Khan M, Matzon JL, Sheikh ES, Tucker BS, Pepe MD, Tjoumakaris FP, Nassr AN. Clinical differentiation of upper extremity pain etiologies. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2015 Aug; 23(8):492-500.
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  57. Sebastian AS, Fogelson JL, Dekutoski MB, Nassr AN. Multiple noncontiguous spinal fractures and occipitocervical dislocation in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis treated with a hybrid open and percutaneous spinal fixation technique: a case report. Spine J. 2015 May 1; 15 (5):e1-5 Epub 2015 Feb 07
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  58. Gazelka HM, Welch TL, Nassr A, Lamer TJ. Safety of lumbar spine radiofrequency procedures in the presence of posterior pedicle screws: technical report of a cadaver study. Pain Med. 2015 May; 16: (5)877-80.
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  59. Slover J, Heaton P, Nassr A. 2014 Austrian-Swiss-German Fellowship. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015 Apr 15; 97: (8)691-4.
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  60. Sebastian AS, Adair MJ, Morris JM, Khan MH, Arndt CA, Nassr A. Minimally invasive treatment of a painful osteolytic lumbar lesion secondary to epithelioid hemangioendothelioma. Global Spine J. 2015 Apr; 5 (2):135-9 Epub 2014 Aug 05
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  61. Sharan AD, Krystal JD, Singla A, Nassr A, Kang JD, Riew KD. Advances in the understanding of cervical spine deformity. Instructional Course Lecture. 2015; 64:417-426.
  62. Chen X, Giambini H, Ben-Abraham E, An KN, Nassr A, Zhao C. Effect of Bone Mineral Density on Rotator Cuff Tear: An Osteoporotic Rabbit Model. PLoS One. 2015; 10: (10)e0139384.
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  63. Hunt CL, Shen S, Nassr A, van Wijnen AJ, Larson AN, Eldrige JS, Mauck WD, Pingree MJ, Erwin PJ, Bydon M, Qu W. Current understanding of safety and efficacy of stem cell therapy for discogenic pain. A systematic review of human studies Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. 2015; 19: (1-2)32-7.
  64. Gupta A, Kowalski TJ, Osmon DR, Enzler M, Steckelberg JM, Huddleston PM, Nassr A, Mandrekar JM, Berbari EF. Long-term outcome of pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis: a cohort study of 260 patients. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Dec; 1: (3)ofu107.
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  65. Hsu WK, Hashimoto RE, Berven SH, Nassr A. Biological substitutes/extenders for spinal arthrodesis: which agents are cost-effective? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 15; 39(22 Suppl 1):S86-98.
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  66. Nassr AN, Swann PP, Huston J 3rd, Abdelfatah MM, Rose PS, Currier BL. Aberrant posterior inferior cerebellar artery injury with C1 lateral mass screw placement: a case report and review of the literature. Spine J. 2014 Sep 1; 14(9):e7-14. Epub 2014 Feb 15.
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  67. Brown DA, Mallory GW, Higgins DM, Abdulaziz M, Huddleston PM, Nassr A, Fogelson JL, Clarke MJ. A cost-effective method for femoral head allograft procurement for spinal arthrodesis: an alternative to commercially available allograft. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Jul 1; 39: (15)E902-6.
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  68. Baghdadi YM, Larson AN, Dekutoski MB, Cui Q, Sebastian AS, Armitage BM, Nassr A. Sagittal balance and spinopelvic parameters after lateral lumbar interbody fusion for degenerative scoliosis: a case-control study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Feb 01; 39: (3)E166-73.
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  69. Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, An HS, Andersson GB. Relationship between biomechanical changes at adjacent segments and number of fused bone grafts in multilevel cervical fusions: a finite element investigation. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jan; 20 (1):22-9 Epub 2013 Nov 01
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  70. Khalil JG, Nassr A, Diehn FE, Campeau NG, Atkinson JL, Sia IG, Hanna A. Thoracolumbosacral spinal subdural abscess: magnetic resonance imaging appearance and limited surgical management. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Jun 01; 38: (13)E844-7.
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  71. Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, An HS, Andersson GB. Biomechanics of adjacent segments after a multilevel cervical corpectomy using anterior, posterior, and combined anterior-posterior instrumentation techniques: a finite element model study. Spine J. 2013 Jun; 13(6):689-96. Epub 2013 Apr 09.
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  72. Giambini H, Wang HJ, Zhao C, Chen Q, Nassr A, An KN. Anterior and posterior variations in mechanical properties of human vertebrae measured by nanoindentation. J Biomech. 2013 Feb 1; 46 (3):456-61 Epub 2012 Nov 23
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  73. Giambini H, Khosla S, Nassr A, Zhao C, An KN. Longitudinal changes in lumbar bone mineral density distribution may increase the risk of wedge fractures. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2013 Jan; 28: (1)10-4.
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  74. Khalil JG, Nassr A, Maus TP. Physiologic imaging of the spine. Radiol Clin North Am. 2012 Jul; 50(4):599-611.
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  75. Sahota S, Nassr A, Khan MH, Marsh RW, Moran SL, Arnold PM, Dekutoski MB. Treatment of a thoracic dural-pleural fistula with a vascularized omental flap: a case report. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 May 15; 37(11):E683-5.
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  76. Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, An HS, Andersson GB. Corpectomy versus discectomy for the treatment of multilevel cervical spine pathology: a finite element model analysis. Spine J. 2012 May; 12(5):401-8. Epub 2012 May 08.
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  77. Nassr A, Eck JC, Ponnappan RK, Zanoun RR, Donaldson WF 3rd, Kang JD. The incidence of C5 palsy after multilevel cervical decompression procedures: a review of 750 consecutive cases. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Feb 1; 37(3):174-8.
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  78. Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, An HS, Andersson GB. Biomechanical effects of anterior, posterior, and combined anterior-posterior instrumentation techniques on the stability of a multilevel cervical corpectomy construct: a finite element model analysis. Spine J. 2011 Apr; 11(4):324-30.
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  79. Nassr A, Khan MH, Ali MH, Espiritu MT, Hanks SE, Lee JY, Donaldson WF, Kang JD. Donor-site complications of autogenous nonvascularized fibula strut graft harvest for anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion surgery: experience with 163 consecutive cases. Spine J. 2009 Nov; 9(11):893-8. Epub 2009 Jun 13.
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  80. Mikhael MM, Huddleston PM, Nassr A. Postoperative culture positive surgical site infections after the use of irradiated allograft, nonirradiated allograft, or autograft for spinal fusion. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Oct 15; 34: (22)2466-8.
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  81. Lee JY, Nassr A, Eck JC, Vaccaro AR. Controversies in the treatment of cervical spine dislocations. Spine J. 2009 May; 9(5):418-23. Epub 2009 Feb 23.
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  82. Grauer JN, Vaccaro AR, Lee JY, Nassr A, Dvorak MF, Harrop JS, Dailey AT, Shaffrey CI, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Rampersaud R. The timing and influence of MRI on the management of patients with cervical facet dislocations remains highly variable: a survey of members of the Spine Trauma Study Group. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2009 Apr; 22(2):96-9.
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  83. Nassr A, Lee JY, Bashir RS, Rihn JA, Eck JC, Kang JD, Lim MR. Does incorrect level needle localization during anterior cervical discectomy and fusion lead to accelerated disc degeneration? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Jan 15; 34(2):189-92.
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  84. Nassr A, Larson AN, Crane B, Hammerberg KW, Sturm PF, Mardjetko SM. Iatrogenic thoracic outlet syndrome secondary to vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib expansion thoracoplasty: pathogenesis and strategies for prevention/treatment. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Jan-Feb; 29(1):31-4.
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  85. Kalisvaart MM, Nassr A, Eck JC. C5 palsy after cervical decompression procedures. Neurosurgery Quarterly. 2009; 19(4):276-82.
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  86. Dailey AT, Shaffrey CI, Rampersaud R, Lee J, Brodke DS, Arnold P, Nassr A, Harrop JS, Grauer J, Bono CM, Dvorak M, Vaccaro A. Utility of helical computed tomography in differentiating unilateral and bilateral facet dislocations. J Spinal Cord Med. 2009; 32(1):43-8.
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  87. Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Rampersaud YR, Harrop JS, Dailey AT, Shaffrey CI, Grauer JN, Dvorak MF, Bono CM, Wilsey JT, Lee JY, Nassr A, Vaccaro AR, Spine Trauma Study Group. Differences between neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons in classifying cervical dislocation injuries and making assessment and treatment decisions: a multicenter reliability study. Am J Orthop. 2009; 38(10):E156-E161.
  88. Nassr A, Lee JY, Dvorak MF, Harrop JS, Dailey AT, Shaffrey CI, Arnold PM, Brodke DS, Rampersaud R, Grauer JN, Winegar C, Vaccaro AR. Variations in surgical treatment of cervical facet dislocations. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008 Apr 01; 33: (7)E188-93.
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  89. Donaldson WF 3rd, Hanks SE, Nassr A, Vogt MT, Lee JY. Cervical spine injuries associated with the incorrect use of airbags in motor vehicle collisions. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008 Mar 15; 33: (6)631-4.
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