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1. Duma CM, Johnson DJ: Cortical ischemic hypersensitivity in a patient with sickle cell trait and elevated intracranial pressure. Presented at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Meeting, Orlando, Florida, October, 1991

2. Flickinger JC, Lunsford LD, Linskey ME, Bissonette DJ, Duma CM, Kondziolka D: Radiosurgery for acoustic nerve sheath tumors with the Gamma Knife: Four year experience. Presented at the North American Skull Base Society Annual Meeting, Acapulco, Mexico, February, 1992

3. Duma CM, Lunsford LD, Kondziolka D, Bissonette DJ, Somaza S and Flickinger JC: Radiosurgery for vascular malformations of the brainstem. Presented at the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, 10th Congress. Stockholm, Sweden, September 1992.

4. Duma CM, Lunsford LD: Percutaneous retrogasserian glycerol rhizotomy: A ten-year experience. Presented at the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 10th Congress. Stockholm, Sweden, September 1992.

5. Kondziolka D, Duma CM and Lunsford LD: Stereotactic management of non-AIDS-related brain abscesses: Diagnosis and treatment. Presented at the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 10th Congress. Stockholm, Sweden, September 1992.

6.Duma CM, Kondziolka D and Lunsford: Image-guided stereotactic management of non-AIDS-related cerebral abscesses. Presented at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, November, 1992

7. Duma CM, Lunsford LD, Flickinger JC, Bissonette DJ and Kondziolka D: The response of residual cavernous sinus meningiomas to stereotactic radiosurgery. Presented at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, November, 1992

8. Duma CM, Jacques DB, Mark RJ, Copcutt B: Inadvertent hand-crushing injury during gamma knife treatment. Annual Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting. Marseilles, France. June, 1997

9. Duma CM, Johnson DJ, Sivit C: Is there a role for immediate operative intervention in all severely head-injured children? Presented at the Pediatric Section Meeting of the AANS. Washington, DC. November 29, 1989

10. Duma CM, Dubois M, Caputy A, MacCosbe P, Lea D: Intravenous labetalol for the treatment of elevated blood pressure following craniotomy: Cerebral blood flow and systemic hemodynamic effects. Presented at the Southern Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting, Key West, Florida, April 1990

11. Duma CM, Lunsford LD, Flickinger JC, Bissonette DJ, Kondziolka D: Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery as primary or adjunctive treatment for parasellar meningiomas. Presented at the North American Skull Base Society Annual Meeting, Acapulco, Mexico, February, 1992

12. Duma CM, Lunsford LD, Kondziolka D, Bissonette DJ, Somaza S and Flickinger JC: Radiosurgery for vascular malformations of the brainstem. Presented at the 10th Congress of the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Annual Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, September 3, 1992.

13. Tishler RB, Duma CM, Loeffler JS, Lunsford LD, Alexander III E, Flickinger JC: Cranial neuropathies following radiosurgery for cavernous sinus lesions: Joint Center for Radiation Therapy and University of Pittsburgh experience. Presented at the American Society for Therapeutic and Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, November, 1992.

14. Duma, CM: Gamma Knife update. 2nd Annual Neurosciences Update. Good Samaritan Hosptial. Rancho Mirage, California. November, 1994

15. Duma, CM, Jacques, DJ: Gamma Knife Radiosurgical Thalamotomy for Parkinson’s tremor. Presented at the Annual Congress of Neurological Surgeons Meeting, San Francisco, California. October 18, 1995.

16. Duma, CM, Jacques DJ: Combined Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Boost and Immunotherapy with complete clinical and radiographic remission in a patient with Glioblastoma Multiforme. Presented at the Western Neurosurgical Society annual meeting. Portland, Oregon. September 12, 1995.

17. Duma, CM, Jacques DB, Kopyov OV: The case for the obsolescence of craniotomy for solitary and multiple brain metastases. Presented at the Annual Leksell Gamma Knife Users Group meeting, Manele Bay Hotel, Lanai, Hawaii. November 13, 1995.

18. Duma, CM, Jacques DB, Kopyov OV: Poor concordance of PET and Thallium imaging in differentiating tumor growth from radionecrosis after high-dose single-fraction radiosurgery. Presented at the Annual Leksell Gamma Knife Users Group meeting, Manele Bay Hotel, Lanai, Hawaii. November 13, 1995.

19. Duma, CM, Jacques DB, Kopyov OV, Mark RJ, Copcutt B: Gamma Knife thalamotomy for Parkinson’s tremor: a 5-year experience. Presented at the American Society for Therapeutic and Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California. October 29, 1996.

20. Duma, CM: Modern Uses and indications for Gamma Knife radiosurgery. 3rd Annual Neurosciences Update. Good Samaritan Hosptial. Rancho Mirage, California. November, 1996

21. Duma, CM: Safer brain surgery through use of wand and brain mapping. 3rd Annual Neurosciences Update. Good Samaritan Hosptial. Rancho Mirage, California. November, 1996

22. Duma, CM, Jacques DB, Kopyov OV, Mark RJ, Copcutt B: Gamma Knife radiosurgery for benign meningiomas: a five-year follow-up. Presented at the American Society for Therapeutic and Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California. October 29, 1996.

23. Mark RJ, Duma CM, Jacques DB, et al: Intractable trigeminal neuralgia: a single institution experience in 26 patients treated with stereotactic Gamma Knife Radiosurgery. Presented at the American Society for Therapeutic and Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California. October 29, 1996.

24. Philpott LM, Lee AJ, Jacques DB, Duma CM, et al: Neuropsychological funtioning following bilateral fetal lateral ganglionic eminence transplantation in Huntington’s Disease. American Society for Neural Transplantation, Third Annual Conference, April 25-27, 1996

25. Kopyov OV, Jacques DB, Lieberman A, Duma CM et al: Outcome of fetal mesencephalic grafts in Parkinson’s patients as a function of the volume of grafted tissue. The American Society for Neural Transplantation, April 25-27, 1996

26. Kopyov OV, Jacques DB, Duma CM, Lieberman A. Improvement in parkinsonian symptoms following intracerebral fetal mesencephalic graft is directly related to the volume of transplanted tissue. The American Association of Neurological Surgeons, April 1996, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

27. Kurth MC, Kopyov O, Duma C, Jacques DB: Six month follow-up of motor function after fetal transplantation in a patients with Huntington’s Disease. The American Society for Neural Transplantation, April 25, 1996, Clearwater, Florida.

28. Kopyov OV, Jacques S, Kurth M, Philpott L, Lee A, Patterson M, Duma C, Kogosov A, Lieberman A and Eagle KS: Neurotransplantation of fetal lateral ganglionic eminence tissue in three patients with Huntington’s Disease. Society for Neuroscience, November 16, 1996, Washington, DC.

29. Kopyov OV, Kurth MC, Jacques DB, Eagle KS, Duma CM: Early postoperative improvement in 7 Huntington’s Disease patients following transplantation of fetal lateral ganglionic eminence. The 6th International Neural Transplantation Meeting, February 15, 1997, Sand Diego, California.

30. Kopyov OV, Jacques DB, Duma CM, Lieberman A, Eagle KS: Complications of fetal tissue transploantation in 55 Parkinson’s disease patients. International Symposium on Parkinson’s Disease, March 24, 1997, London, England.

31. Kurth MC, Kopyov OV, Jacques DB, Caviness JN, Duma CM, Eagle S, Lieberman A: Safety of Fetal Tissue Transplantation for Huntington’s Disease. American Academy of Neurology, April 12, 1997, Boston, Massachusetts.

32. Jacques DB, Kopyov OV, Duma CM, Lieberman A: Neurotransplantation in three Huntington’s patients – 2-year follow-up. Western Neurosurgical Meeting, Ojai, California, September 20, 1997

33. Duma CM, Jacques DB, Mark RJ, Copcutt B: Gamma Knife management of very large volume gliomas: Treating the leading edge of tumor migration pathways. Annual Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting. Marseilles, France. June, 1997

34. Duma CM, Jacques DB, Mark RJ, Copcutt B: Gamma Knife radiosurgery for cavernous sinus meningiomas: 10-year follow-up. Plenary session, AANS (American Association of Neurologic Surgeons) annual meeting. Seattle, Washington. April 1998

35. Duma CM, Shea WM, Tassin J, Mackintosh R, Plunkett M: Gamma knife radiosurgery for pediatric low-grade astrocytomas. Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting, Lake Tahoe, April 2000

36. Duma CM, Shea WM, Tassin J, Mackintosh R, Plunkett M: Leading edge gamma knife radiosurgery for glioblastoma multiforme. International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society annual meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 2001

37. Duma CM, Brant-Zawadzki M, Shea WM, Tassin J, Mackintosh R, Plunkett M, Sharp S: The role of MRI and proton MRS in directing “leading edge” boost gamma knife radiosurgery for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme. Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2004.

38.Duma CM, Shea WM, Tassin J, Mackintosh R, Plunkett M, Thomas K: Metastatic lung cancer to the brain: Indication for aggressive therapy in patients with no other distant metastases. Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2004.

39. Duma CM, Shea WM, Tassin J, Goebel R, Mackintosh R, Plunkett M, Thomas K: Are we overtreating brain metastases? An analysis of patients expiring within 3 months of radiosurgery. Gamma Knife User’s Group Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2004.

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