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Abstracts

Subaxial cervical pedicle screw fixation: safe zone for screw placement – A systematic review.
S Haleem, M Malik, N A Quraishi. The Spine Journal Mar 2017 17(3S)

C5 palsy after ACDF: topographic correlation with Chassaigne’s tubercle (C6)? A fresh cadaveric study.
A Rajabian, N A Quraishi. The Spine Journal Mar 2017 17(3S)

Is dysphagia after ACDF due to recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) neuropraxia ? A fresh cadaveric study.
A Rajabian, N A Quraishi. The Spine Journal Mar 2017 17(3S)

Four rod instrumentation in long posterior spinal constructs in order to prevent rod failure in high-risk patients after adult deformity surgery.
G Morassi, A Kapinas, N Quraishi, M Shafafy. The Spine Journal Mar 2017 17(3S)

The CT-Based Fractal Analysis Of Trabecular Bone Structure May Help In Detecting Decreased Quality Of Bone Prior To Urgent Spinal Procedures
Marcin Czyz, Hesham Radwan, Kamil Eyvazov, Nasir Quraishi, Bronek Boszczyk
European Spine Journal, Volume 25, Issue 3 Supplement, September 2016

C5 Palsy After ACDF: Topographic Correlation With Chassaigne’s Tubercle (C6)? A Fresh Cadaveric Study
Ali Rajabian, Nasir A. Quraishi
European Spine Journal, Volume 25, Issue 3 Supplement, September 2016

Do Different Techniques Influence Blood Loss During Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy In Adult Deformity Surgery?
Giuseppe Lambros Morassi, Roozbeh Shafafy, Sujay Dheerendra, Nasir Quraishi, Masood Shafafy
European Spine Journal, Volume 25, Issue 3 Supplement, September 2016

Systematic review of sacroplasty for metastases to the sacrum
K Siggins, S Sabou, D Pasku, N A Quraishi
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Service evaluation of the impact of a specialist spinal osteoporosis nurse in initiating bone health assessment in patients admitted to hospital with osteoporotic vertebral fractures (VF)
A Haseeb, T Ong, O Sahota, N Marsh, N A Quraishi
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Influence of three different surgical instruments on total blood loss in oedicle subtraction osteotomy
R Shafafy, G Morassi, N Quraishi, M Shafafy
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Reliable measure of safe zone for cervical spinal surgery in keeping of the embryologic origins of the course of the recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) on right and left sides
A Rajabian, M Walsh, N A Quraishi
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Outcome and helath related quality of life after surgery for spinal metastases
Nasir Quraishi, G Arealis, D Pasku, B Boszczyk, K Edwards
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Major complications of primary versus revision surgery in patients undergoing corrective surgery for adult spinal deformity using 3-column spinal osteotomies
Nasir Quraishi, S Sabou, K Salem
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Health related quality of life in patients undergoing cervicothoracic osteotomies for fixed cervicothoracic kyphosis in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
S Sabou, D Pasku, N A Quraishi, H Mehdian
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Sacral osteotomies for correction of high pelvic incidence
Nasir Quraishi, A Kapinas, D Pasku
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

A systematic review of pain and disability outcomes of pain neuroscience education (PNE) in the management of chronic low back pain
Lianne Wood, Paul Hendrick, Nasir A. Quraishi
The Spine Journal, April 2016, 16(4S)

Right- versus Left-Sided Exposures of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve (RLN) and Its Branches: A Fresh Cadaveric Study Relevant to the Cervical Spine
A Rajabian, N A Quraishi
The Spine Journal 10/2015; 15(10):S229. DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.07.333

Berry's Ligament and the Inferior Thyroid Artery as Reliable Anatomical Landmarks for the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve (RLN): A Fresh Cadaveric Study Relevant to the Cervical Spine
A Rajabian, N A Quraishi
The Spine Journal 10/2015; 15(10):S105. DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.07.06

Spinal osteoid osteoma: a multicentre retrospective cohort study comparison of results with appendicular osteoid osteoma
Richard Williams, R. Williams, B. Sowman, S. Boriani, P.P. Varga, A. Luzzati, Z.L. Gokaslan, M.G. Fehlings, C.G. Fisher, M.B.
Dekutoski, L.D. Rhines, J. Reynolds, C. Bettegowda, N. Kawahara, N.A. Quraishi
The Spine Journal, March 2 2015, Volume 15, Issue 3, S65

of sacral chordoma: prognostic variables for local recurrence and overall survival
Peter Varga, Z. Szövérfi, Z. Gokaslan, C. Fisher, S. Boriani., M. Dekutoski, D. Chou, N. Quraishi, et. al
The Spine Journal, March 2 2015, Volume 15, Issue 3, S62

Systematic review of en bloc resection in the management of Ewing’s Sarcoma of the mobile spine with respect to local control and disease free survival
Richard Williams, M. Sewell, P.P. Varga, N. Quraishi
The Spine Journal, March 2 2015, Volume 15, Issue 3, S65

Sustained improvement in quality of life after surgery for spinal metastases: cohort study of 922 patients
David Choi, Nasir Quraishi, Alan Crockard
The Spine Journal, Vol. 15, Issue 3, S64
March 02, 2015 The Spine Journal, Volume 15, Issue 3, S64

Outcomes of Management and Risks of Recurrence of Symptomatic Spinal Hemangiomas: A Multicenter Series of 68 Cases.
Christina L Goldstein, Ziya L Gokaslan, Alessandro Luzzati, Laurence D Rhines, Charles G Fisher, Dean Chou, Richard Williams, Nasir A Quraishi, Chetan Bettegowda, Norio Kawahara, Michael G Fehlings. The Spine Journal
Volume 14, Issue 11, pages S171-S172

A Radiographic Analysis Of Cervical And Pelvic Parameters Following Segmental Correction Of Scheuermann's Kyphosis. Hossein Mehdian, Georgios Arealis, Sherief Elsayed, Oliver Stokes, Nasir Quraishi. Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S469–S496

Prognostic Variables For Local Recurrence And Overall Survival After Of Sacral Chordoma An Analysis From Aospine Tumor Knowledge Forum Primary Spinal Tumor Retrospective Database. Peter Pal Varga, Zsolt Szoverfi, Ziya Gokaslan, Charles Fisher, Stefano Boriani, Mark Dekutoski, Dean Chou, Nasir Quraishi, Michael Fehlings, Laurence Rhines. Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S469–S496

V-Y Vertebral Body Osteotomy For The Treatment Of Fixed Flexion Deformity Of The Spine .Hossein Mehdian, Georgios Arealis, Sherief Elsayed, Oliver Stokes, Nasir Quraishi. Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S497–S526

A Multicentre Retrospective Cohort Study Of Spinal Osteoid Osteomas: And Local Recurrence Results Nasir A. Quraishi, Stefano Boriani, Peter Pal Varga, Alessandro Luzzati, Ziya L. Gokaslan, Michael G. Fehlings, Charles G. Fisher, Laurence D. Rhines, Jeremy J. Reynolds, Richard Williams. Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S497–S526

Primary Osteosarcomas Of The Spine: A Multicenter Review Of 57 Surgical Cases. Michelle J. Clarke, Peter Pal Varga, Laurence D. Rhines, Charles G. Fisher, Dean Chou, Nasir A. Quraishi, Michael G. Fehlings, Ziya L. Gokaslan, Stefano Boriani. Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S497–S526

Outcomes of Management and Risks of Recurrence of Symptomatic Spinal Hemangiomas: A Multicenter Series of 68 Cases.
Christina L Goldstein, Ziya L Gokaslan, Alessandro Luzzati, Laurence D Rhines, Charles G Fisher, Dean Chou, Richard Williams, Nasir A Quraishi, Chetan Bettegowda, Norio Kawahara, Michael G Fehlings.Eur Spine J (2014) 23 (Suppl 5):S469–S496

Reducing the Pelvic Incidence through a S2 Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy with Sacral-
Pelvic Disarticulation and Anterior Pelvic Rotation
A Khurana, NA Quraishi
European Spine Journal 23 (1), S117-118, April 2014

Multi-Centre Retrospective Cohort Study of Spinal Osteoid Osteomas: and local recurrence results
N A Quraishi, S Boriani, P Varga, A Luzzati, Z L Gokaslan, M G Fehlings, C Fisher, M Dekutoski, L Rhines, J Reynolds, C Bettegowda, N Kawahara, R Williams
European Spine Journal 23 (1), S105, April 2014

Trans-oral approach for the management of a C2 Neuroblastoma
Salem, J Visser, NA Quraishi
European Spine Journal 23 (1), S107, April 2014

The Nottingham Questionnaire: A New Tool to Assess Quality of Life in Neuromuscular Scoliosis
Hoda Mohajer-Bastami, Ann Marriott, Jim Hegarty, George Arealis, Bev Beeson, Nasir A Quraishi, Hossein Mehdian
European Spine Journal 23 (1), S116-117, April 2014

Thirty Day Mortality Rate in the of Patients with Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression
NA Quraishi, SR Manoharan, S Rajan, G Arealis, BM Boszczyk
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S68-S69, 2013

The Unknown Primary Tumour Presenting as Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression
NA Quraishi, R Manoharan, S Rajan, G Arealis, H Mehdian, BM Boszczyk
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S129-S129, 2013

A Novel Evidence-Based Medicine Model for Rare and Often Neglected Neoplastic Conditions: AOSpine International Knowledge Forum Tumor Database for Primary Tumors of the Spine
Niccole M Germscheid, Charles G Fisher, Stefano Boriani, Peter P Varga, Michael G Fehlings, Mark H Bilsky, Mark B Dekutoski, Richard P Williams, Sigurd H Berven, Dean Chou, Jeremy J Reynolds, Nasir A Quraishi, Laurence D Rhines, Chetan Bettegowda, Ziya L Gokaslan
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S69-S69, 2013

Segmental Self-Growing Rod Constructs in the Management of Early Onset Neuromuscular Scoliosis
H Mehdian, G Arealis, NA Quraishi, S Elsayed
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S135-S135, 2013

The Selection of the Distal Instrumentation Level in Lenke Type 1A Curves Using Segmental Screw Fixation: The Nottingham Experience
H Mehdian, G Arealis, NA Quraishi, S Elsayed
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S110-S110, 2013

Reoperation Rates in the of Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression
NA Quraishi, R Manoharan, S Rajan, A Khurana, H Mehdian, BM Boszczyk
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S70-S71, 2013

VY Vertebral Body Osteotomy for the Treatment of Fixed Flexion Deformity of the Spine
H Mehdian, G Arealis, MCB Elsayed, NA Quraishi, A Ranganathan
The Spine Journal 13 (9), S110-S110, 2013

Intracranial hypotension with a sixth cranial nerve palsy subsequent to massive thoracic CSF hygroma: a rare complication of thoracic disc excision
A Khurana, J Brousil, A Russo, A Evans, NA Quraishi, BM Boszczyk
European Spine Journal, 1-8, 2013

Intraoperative spinal cord monitoring during the surgical correction of scoliosis due to cerebral palsy and other neuromuscular disorders
TC Hammett, B Boreham, NA Quraishi, SMH Mehdian
European Spine Journal, 1-4, 2013

Accuracy of the revised Tokuhashi score in predicting survival in patients with metastatic spinal cord compression (MSCC)
NA Quraishi, SR Manoharan, G Arealis, A Khurana, S Elsayed, KL Edwards, BM ...
European Spine Journal 22 (1), 21-26, 2013

The postero-lateral approach to the mid-cervical spine for metastatic spinal tumors: technical report
NA Quraishi, T Hammett, KMI Salem, H Mehdian
Acta neurochirurgica, 1-2, 2013

Minimal access bilateral transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for high-grade isthmic spondylolisthesis
NA Quraishi, YR Rampersaud
European Spine Journal, 1-7, 2013

Outcome of embolised vascular metastatic renal cell tumours causing spinal cord compression
NA Quraishi, S Purushothamdas, SR Manoharan, G Arealis, R Lenthall, MP Grevitt
European Spine Journal, 1-6, 2013

Effect of timing of surgery on neurological outcome and survival in metastatic spinal cord compression.
NA Quraishi, TS Rajagopal, SR Manoharan, S Elsayed, KL Edwards, BM Boszczyk
European spine journal: official publication of the European Spine Society 2013

Access related complications in anterior lumbar surgery performed by spinal surgeons.
NA Quraishi, M Konig, SJ Booker, M Shafafy, BM Boszczyk, MP Grevitt, H .
European spine journal: official publication of the European Spine Society 2013

of cauda equina compression as a result of metastatic tumours of the lumbo-sacral junction and sacrum.
NA Quraishi, KE Giannoulis, SR Manoharan, KL Edwards, BM Boszczyk
European spine journal: official publication of the European Spine Society 2013

Outcome of Embolized Vascular Metastatic Spinal Tumours Causing Cord Compression
NA Quraishi, S Purushothamdas, R Lenthall, MP Grevitt
The Spine Journal 12 (9), S15 2013

Analysis of Levels of Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression and Outcome of Surgery in Relation to the Histological Type of Primary Tumour
T Rajagopal, NA Quraishi
The Spine Journal 12 (9), S103

Management of metastatic sacral tumours
NA Quraishi, KE Giannoulis, KL Edwards, BM Boszczyk
European Spine Journal, 1-10

Timing Of Radiological Diagnosis And Surgical Intervention In Patients With Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression
NA Quraishi, K Giannoulis, D Copas
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP XXVI), 53-53

Comparison Of Mortality Risk In Operated (Vertebropalsty Or Balloon Kyphoplasty) Versus Non-Operated Patients: 410,965 Vertebral Fracture Patients Of The Us Medicare Population
NA Quraishi, A Edidin, S Kurtz, K Ong, E Lau
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP XXVI), 22-22

Intra-Operative Localisation Of Thoracic Spine Level–A Simple "'K'wire In Pedicle" Technique
NA Quraishi, S Thambiraj
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP XXVI), 59-59

Metastatic Tumours Of The Lumbo-Sacral Junction And Sacral Spine
NA Quraishi, K Giannoulis
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP XXVI), 19-19

Minimal-invasive percutaneous reduction and transsacral screw fixation for U-shaped fractures
MA König, U Seidel, P Heini, R Orler, NA Quraishi, AA Boszczyk, BM Boszczyk
Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques

Experience Of A Spine Fellowship: A Qualitative Analysis
S Elsayed, S Hansen, NA Quraishi
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP X), 043-043

Community Back Pain Clinic: Interim Results Using Community MDT Assessment
RS Ahluwalia, NA Quraishi, SP Hughes
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP X), 137-137

The Revised Tokuhashi Score And Survival In Patients With Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression (Mscc)
S Elsayed, V Dvorak, NA Quraishi
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP X), 035-035

The Effect Of Timing Of Surgery On Recovery In Patients With Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression (Mscc)
S Elsayed, V Dvorak, NA Quraishi
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP X), 036-036

Litigation In Spine Surgery–Analysis Of 10 Years Data From The Nhsla
NA Quraishi, IR Potter
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, British Volume 94 (SUPP X), 039-039

Posterior Column Reconstruction With Autologous Rib Graft After En Bloc Tumor Excision
SJ Lewis, AG Kulkarni, YR Rampersaud, S Jhaveri, N Quraishi, SA Bacon, SP Magana
Spine 37 (4), 346