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Stewart Dunsker, MD

Professor Emeritus

Contact Information
  • Stetson Building
  • Suite 2200
  • 260 Stetson Street
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45276
  • Office 513-558-5387
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Dunsker, Stewart B 2004. Meeting the professional liability crisis--doctors for medical liability reform. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR, 1 6, 373-5

Dunsker, Stewart B 2004. Re: medical liability tort reform: a neurosurgeon's perspective. Surg Neurol 2004;61:304-7. Surgical neurology, 61 6, 593-4; author reply

Dunsker, Stewart B; Awad, Issam A; McCormick, Paul C 2003. Spine patient outcomes research trial. Journal of neurosurgery, 98 5, 1150-2

Viswanathan, Rajaraman; Swamy, Narayana K; Tobler, William D; Greiner, Alson L; Keller, Jeffrey T; Dunsker, Stewart B 2002. Extraforaminal lumbar disc herniations: microsurgical anatomy and surgical approach. Journal of neurosurgery, 96 2 Suppl, 206-11

Dunsker, S B 2001. Give neurosurgery a place to stand. The 2001 presidential address. Journal of neurosurgery, 95 6, 927-32

Darakchiev, B J; Bulas, R V; Dunsker, S B 2000. Use of calcitonin for the treatment of an odontoid fracture. Case report. Journal of neurosurgery, 93 1 Suppl, 157-60

Dunsker, S B 2000. Society merger? Surgical neurology, 54 3, 280

Ohtsuka, T; Wolf, R K; Dunsker, S B 1999. Port-access first-rib resection. Surgical endoscopy, 13 9, 940-2

Manski, T J; Wood, M D; Dunsker, S B 1998. Bilateral vocal cord paralysis following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Case report. Journal of neurosurgery, 89 5, 839-43

Abla, A A; Park, H C; Lee, K C; Maiman, D J; Pagni, C A; Dunsker, S B 1997. Upper cervical spine trauma. Surgical neurology, 47 5, 432-4

Viswanathan, R; Swamy, N K; Vago, J; Dunsker, S B 1997. Lymphoma of the lumbar nerve root: case report. Neurosurgery, 41 2, 479-81; discussion 4

Kumar, R; Berger, R J; Dunsker, S B; Keller, J T 1996. Innervation of the spinal dura. Myth or reality? Spine, 21 1, 18-26

Bindal, A K; Dunsker, S B; Tew, J M 1995. Chiari I malformation: classification and management. Neurosurgery, 37 6, 1069-74

Dunsker, S B 1994. Contributions from the American Medical Political Action Committee to members of Congress. The New England journal of medicine, 330 22, 1614-5

Dunsker, S B 1990. Lumbar spine stabilization: indications. Clinical neurosurgery, 36 , 147-58

Dunsker, S B 1989. Alternatives in the surgical treatment of herniated lumbar disks. Clinical neurosurgery, 35 , 459-73

Keller, J T; Weil, S M; Ongkiko, C M; Tew, J M; Mayfield, F H; Dunsker, S B 1989. Repair of spinal dural defects with vicryl (polyglactin 910) mesh. Journal of spinal disorders, 2 2, 87-92

Dunsker, S B 1985. Steroids and lumbar discectomy. Neurosurgery, 16 4, 583-4

Keller, J T; Ongkiko, C M; Saunders, M C; Mayfield, F H; Dunsker, S B 1984. Repair of spinal dural defects. An experimental study. Journal of neurosurgery, 60 5, 1022-8

Ongkiko, C M; Keller, J T; Mayfield, F H; Dunsker, S B 1984. An unusual complication of Dura Film as a dural substitute. Report of two cases. Journal of neurosurgery, 60 5, 1076-9

Shahbabian, S; Keller, J T; Gould, H J; Dunsker, S B; Mayfield, F H 1983. A new technique for making cortical incisions with minimal damage to cerebral tissue. Surgical neurology, 20 4, 310-2

Saunders, M C; Keller, J T; Dunsker, S B; Mayfield, F H 1981. Survival of autologous fat grafts in humans and in mice. Connective tissue research, 8 2, 85-91

Dunsker, S B; Brown, O; Thomson, N 1980. Craniovertebral anomalies. Clinical neurosurgery, 27 , 430-9

Shima, T; Keller, J T; Alvira, M M; Mayfield, F H; Dunsker, S B 1979. Anterior cervical discectomy and interbody fusion. An experimental study using a synthetic tricalcium phosphate. Journal of neurosurgery, 51 4, 533-8

Colley, D P; Dunsker, S B 1978. Traumatic narrowing of the dorsolumbar spinal canal demonstrated by computed tomography. Radiology, 129 1, 95-8

Dunsker, S B; Colley, D P; Mayfield, F H 1978. Kinematics of the cervical spine. Clinical neurosurgery, 25 , 174-83

Keller, J T; Dunsker, S B; McWhorter, J M; Ongkiko, C M; Saunders, M C; Mayfield, F H 1978. The fate of autogenous grafts to the spinal dura. An experimental study. Journal of neurosurgery, 49 3, 412-8

Yamamoto, I; Kurokawa, K; Tew, J M; Dunsker, S B; Mayfield, F H 1978. Anterior cervical discectomy with and without fusion--clinical and experimental study. No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery, 6 8, 781-7

Dunsker, S B 1977. Health care delivery: the expensive role of government. The Ohio State medical journal, 73 7, 501-2, 505-7

Dunsker, S B 1977. Anterior cervical discectomy with and without fusion. Clinical neurosurgery, 24 , 516-21

Dunsker, S B 1976. Complications of carotid endarterectomy. Clinical neurosurgery, 23 , 336-41

Dunsker, S B; Mayfield, F H 1976. Carbamazepine in the treatment of the flashing pain syndrome. Journal of neurosurgery, 45 1, 49-51

Dunsker, S B 1975. Letter: Cervical wire fusion. Journal of neurosurgery, 42 2, 245-6

Dunsker, S B; O'Leary, J L; Inukai, J; Smith, J M; O'Leary, M B 1970. Investigation concerning the mode of termination of the olivocerebellar system. International journal of neurology, 7 2, 244-51

Dunsker, S B; Torres-Reyes, E; Peden, J C 1970. Pseudotumor cerebri associated with idiopathic cryofibrinogenemia. Report of a case. Archives of neurology, 23 2, 120-7

O'Leary, J L; Dunsker, S B; Smith, J M; Inukai, J; O'Leary, M 1970. Termination of the olivocerebellar system in the cat. Archives of neurology, 22 3, 193-206

Dunsker, Stewart B . Acute illness pilot projects needed. Health affairs (Project Hope), 21 2, 307

LEVY, L; DUNSKER, S B; ACHESON, G H . Inosine effects on plasma inorganic phosphate movements in fresh and cold-stored blood. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.), 101 , 712-5