Research & Publications

Hepatocyte nuclear factor 3/fork head homolog 11 is expressed in proliferating epithelial and mesenchymal cells of embryonic and adult tissues

Honggang Ye, Thomas F Kelly, Uzma Samadani, Lorena Lim, Sandrine Rubio, David G Overdier, Kenneth A Roebuck, Robert H Costa

Molecular and cellular biology 17 (3), 1626-1641

The cut-homeodomain transcriptional activator HNF-6 is coexpressed with its target gene HNF-3β in the developing murine liver and pancreas

Francisco Rausa, Uzma Samadani, Honggang Ye, Lorena Lim, Colin F Fletcher, Nancy A Jenkins, Neal G Copeland, Robert H Costa

Developmental biology 192 (2), 228-246

Actual and projected incidence rates for chronic subdural hematomas in United States Veterans Administration and civilian populations

David Balser, Sameer Farooq, Talha Mehmood, Marleen Reyes, Uzma Samadani

Journal of neurosurgery 123 (5), 1209-1215

The transcriptional activator hepatocyte nuclear factor 6 regulates liver gene expression

Uzma Samadani, Robert H Costa

Molecular and cellular biology 16 (11), 6273-6284

Deep brain stimulation for epilepsy

CH Halpern, U Samadani, B Litt, JL Jaggi, GH Baltuch

Neuromodulation, 639-649

Eye tracking detects disconjugate eye movements associated with structural traumatic brain injury and concussion

Uzma Samadani, Robert Ritlop, Marleen Reyes, Elena Nehrbass, Meng Li, Elizabeth Lamm, Julia Schneider, David Shimunov, Maria Sava, Radek Kolecki, Paige Burris, Lindsey Altomare, Talha Mehmood, Theodore Smith, Jason H Huang, Christopher McStay, S Rob Todd, Meng Qian, Douglas Kondziolka, Stephen Wall, Paul Huang

Journal of neurotrauma 32 (8), 548-556

Decreased expression of hepatocyte nuclear factor 3 alpha during the acute-phase response influences transthyretin gene transcription

Xiaobing Qian, Uzma Samadani, Anna Porcella, Robert H Costa

Molecular and cellular biology 15 (3), 1364-1376

Epidural spinal cord stimulation facilitates immediate restoration of dormant motor and autonomic supraspinal pathways after chronic neurologically complete spinal cord injury

David Darrow, David Balser, Theoden I Netoff, Andrei Krassioukov, Aaron Phillips, Ann Parr, Uzma Samadani

Journal of neurotrauma 36 (15), 2325-2336

Positive trends in neurosurgery enrollment and attrition: analysis of the 2000–2009 female neurosurgery resident cohort

Jaclyn J Renfrow, Analiz Rodriguez, Ann Liu, Julie G Pilitsis, Uzma Samadani, Aruna Ganju, Isabelle M Germano, Deborah L Benzil, Stacey Quintero Wolfe

Journal of neurosurgery 124 (3), 834-839

Ulnar nerve entrapment neuropathy at the elbow: simple decompression

Jason H Huang, Uzma Samadani, Eric L Zager

Neurosurgery 55 (5), 1150-1153

Imipramine treatment improves cognitive outcome associated with enhanced hippocampal neurogenesis after traumatic brain injury in mice

Xiaodi Han, Jing Tong, Jun Zhang, Arash Farahvar, Ernest Wang, Jiankai Yang, Uzma Samadani, Douglas H Smith, Jason H Huang

Journal of neurotrauma 28 (6), 995-1007

Cerebral atrophy is associated with development of chronic subdural haematoma

Andrew IL Yang, David S Balser, Artem Mikheev, Shani Offen, Jason H Huang, James Babb, Henry Rusinek, Uzma Samadani

Brain injury 26 (13-14), 1731-1736

Intracranial hypotension after intraoperative lumbar cerebrospinal fluid drainage

Uzma Samadani, Jason H Huang, Dmitriy Baranov, Eric L Zager, M Sean Grady

Neurosurgery 52 (1), 148-152

Differential cellular gene expression in ganglioglioma

Uzma Samadani, Alexander R Judkins, Albert Akpalu, Eleonora Aronica, Peter B Crino

Epilepsia 48 (1), 646-653

A retrospective analysis of pedicle screws in contact with the great vessels

Kenneth C Foxx, Roy C Kwak, Jonathan M Latzman, Uzma Samadani

Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine 13 (3), 403-406

Helmet efficacy against concussion and traumatic brain injury

Je Yeong Sone, Douglas Kondziolka, Jason H Huang, Uzma Samadani

Journal of neurosurgery 126 (3), 768-781

Attrition rates in neurosurgery residency: analysis of 1361 consecutive residents matched from 1990 to 1999

Gabrielle Lynch, Karina Nieto, Saumya Puthenveettil, Marleen Reyes, Michael Jureller, Jason H Huang, M Sean Grady, Odette A Harris, Aruna Ganju, Isabelle M Germano, Julie G Pilitsis, Susan C Pannullo, Deborah L Benzil, Aviva Abosch, Sarah J Fouke, Uzma Samadani

Journal of neurosurgery 122 (2), 240-249

Evolving management of symptomatic chronic subdural hematoma: experience of a single institution and review of the literature

David Balser, Shaun D Rodgers, Blair Johnson, Chen Shi, Esteban Tabak, Uzma Samadani

Neurological research 35 (3), 233-242

Stereotactic brainstem biopsy is indicated for the diagnosis of a vast array of brainstem pathology

Uzma Samadani, Kevin D Judy

Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery 81 (1-4), 5-9

A review of stereotaxy and lysis for intracranial hemorrhage

Uzma Samadani, Veit Rohde

Neurosurgical review 32 (1), 15-22

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in the Treatment of Acute Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review.

Daly S, Thorpe M, Rockswold S, Hubbard M, Bergman T, Samadani U, Rockswold G.

J Neurotrauma. 2018 Feb 15;35(4):623-629. doi: 10.1089/neu.2017.5225. Epub 2018 Jan 22.

Injury Rate in TackleBar Football.

Toninato J, Healy T, Samadani U, Christianson E.

Orthop J Sports Med. 2019 Oct 9;7(10):2325967119874065. doi: 10.1177/2325967119874065. eCollection 2019 Oct.

Eye Tracking as a Biomarker for Concussion in Children.

Abdullah Bin Zahid, Molly E Hubbard, Julia Lockyer, Olivia Podolak, Vikalpa M Dammavalam, Matthew Grady, Michael Nance, Mitchell Scheiman, Uzma Samadani, Christina L Master

Clin J Sport Med. 2020 Sep;30(5):433-443. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000639.

Anterior thalamic nucleus stimulation for epilepsy.

Samadani U, Baltuch GH.

Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2007;97(Pt 2):343-6. doi: 10.1007/978-3-211-33081-4_39.

Diagnosing Traumatic Encephalopathy Syndrome.

Uzma Samadani, Molly Hubbard

JAMA Neurol. 2016 Nov 1;73(11):1373-1374. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2016.2802.

Resection of disseminated recurrent myxopapillary ependymoma with more than 4-year follow-up: operative nuance for prolonged prone position. Illustrative case

Reid A. Johnson BS, Samuel W. Cramer MD, PhD, Kathryn Dusenbery MD, and Uzma Samadani MD, PhD

Journal of Neurosurgery: Case Lessons 3, 15 (2022), CASE2235, accessed Aug 11, 2022,