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Fallah, Aria

Title(s)Assistant Professor-in-Residence, Neurosurgery
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    1. Westwick HJ, Elkaim LM, Obaid S, Fallah A, Tu A, Ibrahim GM, Weil AG. Interest and participation in global neurosurgery: a survey of Canadian neurosurgery residents. Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Mar 01; 48(3):E21. PMID: 32114558.
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    2. Wang S, Weil AG, Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Korman B, Ragheb J, Bhatia S, Duchowny M. Surgical management of pediatric patients with encephalopathy due to electrical status epilepticus during sleep (ESES). Epileptic Disord. 2020 Feb 07. PMID: 32043470.
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    3. Harris WB, Phillips HW, Chen JS, Weil AG, Ibrahim GM, Fallah A. Seizure outcomes in children with Rasmussen's encephalitis undergoing resective or hemispheric epilepsy surgery: an individual participant data meta-analysis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 Dec 06; 1-10. PMID: 31812145.
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    4. Faltermeier C, Chai T, Syed S, Lau N, Elkaim L, Ibrahim G, Wang A, Weil A, Bendel A, Fallah A, Tu A. Correction: Survival of infants =24 months of age with brain tumors: A population-based study using the SEER database. PLoS One. 2019; 14(10):e0224570. PMID: 31648260.
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    5. Cepeda C, Levinson S, Nariai H, Yazon VW, Tran C, Barry J, Oikonomou KD, Vinters HV, Fallah A, Mathern GW, Wu JY. Pathological high frequency oscillations associate with increased GABA synaptic activity in pediatric epilepsy surgery patients. Neurobiol Dis. 2020 Feb; 134:104618. PMID: 31629890.
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    6. Wheelwright M, Selvey PJ, Steinbok P, Singhal A, Ibrahim G, Fallah A, Weil AG, Halvorson K, Tu A. Systematic review of spinal deformities following multi-level selective dorsal rhizotomy. Childs Nerv Syst. 2019 Oct 08. PMID: 31595313.
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    7. Faltermeier C, Chai T, Syed S, Lau N, Elkaim L, Ibrahim G, Wang A, Weil A, Bendel A, Fallah A, Tu A. Survival of infants =24 months of age with brain tumors: A population-based study using the SEER database. PLoS One. 2019; 14(9):e0223051. PMID: 31553771.
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    8. Nariai H, Hussain SA, Bernardo D, Fallah A, Murata KK, Nguyen JC, Rajaraman RR, Rao LM, Matsumoto JH, Lerner JT, Salamon N, Elashoff D, Sankar R, Wu JY. Prospective observational study: Fast ripple localization delineates the epileptogenic zone. Clin Neurophysiol. 2019 Nov; 130(11):2144-2152. PMID: 31569042.
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    9. Owens GC, Garcia AJ, Mochizuki AY, Chang JW, Reyes SD, Salamon N, Prins RM, Mathern GW, Fallah A. Evidence for Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses in a Cohort of Intractable Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Patients. Front Immunol. 2019; 10:121. PMID: 30761153.
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    10. Nariai H, Wu JY, Bernardo D, Fallah A, Sankar R, Hussain SA. Interrater reliability in visual identification of interictal high-frequency oscillations on electrocorticography and scalp EEG. Epilepsia Open. 2018 Dec; 3(Suppl Suppl 2):127-132. PMID: 30564771.
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    11. Mansouri A, Taslimi S, Abbasian A, Badhiwala JH, Akbar MA, Alotaibi NM, Almenawer SA, Weil AG, Fallah A, Carmant L, Ibrahim GM. Surgical outcomes for medically intractable epilepsy in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Neurosurg. 2018 Nov 01; 1-11. PMID: 30497170.
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    12. Coulombe MA, Elkaim LM, Alotaibi NM, Gorman DA, Weil AG, Fallah A, Kalia SK, Lipsman N, Lozano AM, Ibrahim GM. Deep brain stimulation for Gilles de la Tourette syndrome in children and youth: a meta-analysis with individual participant data. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 10 26; 23(2):236-246. PMID: 30497215.
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    13. Cepeda C, Levinson S, Yazon VW, Barry J, Mathern GW, Fallah A, Vinters HV, Levine MS, Wu JY. Cellular antiseizure mechanisms of everolimus in pediatric tuberous sclerosis complex, cortical dysplasia, and non-mTOR-mediated etiologies. Epilepsia Open. 2018 Dec; 3(Suppl Suppl 2):180-190. PMID: 30564777.
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    14. Ibrahim GM, Weil AG, Sedighim S, Schoen NB, Mikhail M, Sharma P, Guillen MR, Morgan BR, Wong S, Cajigas I, Jermakowicz WJ, Sandoval-Garcia C, Lewis EC, Fallah A, Altman N, Medina S, Pacheco-Jacome E, Jayakar P, Hyslop A, Miller I, Ragheb J, Bhatia S, Bernal B. Presurgical hyperconnectivity of the ablation volume is associated with seizure-freedom after magnetic resonance-guided laser interstitial thermal therapy. Seizure. 2018 Oct; 61:89-93. PMID: 30118930.
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    15. Wang AC, Jones DTW, Abecassis IJ, Cole BL, Leary SES, Lockwood CM, Chavez L, Capper D, Korshunov A, Fallah A, Wang S, Ene C, Olson JM, Geyer JR, Holland EC, Lee A, Ellenbogen RG, Ojemann JG. Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioglioma/Astrocytoma (DIG/DIA) Are Distinct Entities with Frequent BRAFV600 Mutations. Mol Cancer Res. 2018 10; 16(10):1491-1498. PMID: 30006355.
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    16. Yan H, Abel TJ, Alotaibi NM, Anderson M, Niazi TN, Weil AG, Fallah A, Phillips JH, Forrest CR, Kulkarni AV, Drake JM, Ibrahim GM. A systematic review of endoscopic versus open treatment of craniosynostosis. Part 2: the nonsagittal single sutures. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Oct; 22(4):361-368. PMID: 29979132.
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    17. Yan H, Abel TJ, Alotaibi NM, Anderson M, Niazi TN, Weil AG, Fallah A, Phillips JH, Forrest CR, Kulkarni AV, Drake JM, Ibrahim GM. A systematic review and meta-analysis of endoscopic versus open treatment of craniosynostosis. Part 1: the sagittal suture. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Oct; 22(4):352-360. PMID: 29979135.
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    18. Ibrahim GM, Wong S, Morgan BR, Lipsman N, Fallah A, Weil AG, Krishna V, Wennberg RA, Lozano AA. Phase-amplitude coupling within the anterior thalamic nuclei during seizures. J Neurophysiol. 2018 04 01; 119(4):1497-1505. PMID: 29357461.
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    19. Cooper YA, Pianka ST, Alotaibi NM, Babayan D, Salavati B, Weil AG, Ibrahim GM, Wang AC, Fallah A. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy: A systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis of real-world evidence. Epilepsia Open. 2018 03; 3(1):55-65. PMID: 29588988.
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    20. Wang AC, Ibrahim GM, Poliakov AV, Wang PI, Fallah A, Mathern GW, Buckley RT, Collins K, Weil AG, Shurtleff HA, Warner MH, Perez FA, Shaw DW, Wright JN, Saneto RP, Novotny EJ, Lee A, Browd SR, Ojemann JG. Corticospinal tract atrophy and motor fMRI predict motor preservation after functional cerebral hemispherectomy. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 01; 21(1):81-89. PMID: 29099351.
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    21. Fallah A, Weil AG, Juraschka K, Ibrahim GM, Wang AC, Crevier L, Tseng CH, Kulkarni AV, Ragheb J, Bhatia S. The importance of extent of choroid plexus cauterization in addition to endoscopic third ventriculostomy for infantile hydrocephalus: a retrospective North American observational study using propensity score-adjusted analysis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Dec; 20(6):503-510. PMID: 28984539.
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    22. Ibrahim GM, Sharma P, Hyslop A, Guillen MR, Morgan BR, Wong S, Abel TJ, Elkaim L, Cajigas I, Shah AH, Fallah A, Weil AG, Altman N, Bernal B, Medina S, Widjaja E, Jayakar P, Ragheb J, Bhatia S. Presurgical thalamocortical connectivity is associated with response to vagus nerve stimulation in children with intractable epilepsy. Neuroimage Clin. 2017; 16:634-642. PMID: 28971013.
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    23. Elkarim GA, Alotaibi NM, Samuel N, Wang S, Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Weil AG, Kulkarni AV. Social media networking in pediatric hydrocephalus: a point-prevalence analysis of utilization. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Aug; 20(2):119-124. PMID: 28548615.
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    24. Meng Y, Elkaim L, Wang J, Liu J, Alotaibi NM, Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Weil AG, Valiante TA, Lozano AM, Rutka JT. Social media in epilepsy: A quantitative and qualitative analysis. Epilepsy Behav. 2017 06; 71(Pt A):79-84. PMID: 28554148.
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    25. Wang S, Stone S, Weil AG, Fallah A, Warf BC, Ragheb J, Bhatia S, Kulkarni AV. Comparative effectiveness of flexible versus rigid neuroendoscopy for endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization: a propensity score-matched cohort and survival analysis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 May; 19(5):585-591. PMID: 28304218.
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    26. Weil AG, Wang AC, Westwick HJ, Ibrahim GM, Ariani RT, Crevier L, Perreault S, Davidson T, Tseng CH, Fallah A. Survival in pediatric medulloblastoma: a population-based observational study to improve prognostication. J Neurooncol. 2017 03; 132(1):99-107. PMID: 27981412.
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    27. Weil AG, Westwick H, Wang S, Alotaibi NM, Elkaim L, Ibrahim GM, Wang AC, Ariani RT, Crevier L, Myers B, Fallah A. Efficacy and safety of endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization for infantile hydrocephalus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Childs Nerv Syst. 2016 Nov; 32(11):2119-2131. PMID: 27613635.
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    28. Fallah A, Weil AG, Wang S, Lewis E, Baca CB, Mathern GW. Cost-utility analysis of competing treatment strategies for drug-resistant epilepsy in children with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 10; 63:79-88. PMID: 27591681.
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    29. Weil AG, Fallah A, Lewis EC, Bhatia S. Medically resistant pediatric insular-opercular/perisylvian epilepsy. Part 1: invasive monitoring using the parasagittal transinsular apex depth electrode. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Nov; 18(5):511-522. PMID: 27472667.
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    30. Weil AG, Le NM, Jayakar P, Resnick T, Miller I, Fallah A, Duchowny M, Bhatia S. Medically resistant pediatric insular-opercular/perisylvian epilepsy. Part 2: outcome following resective surgery. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Nov; 18(5):523-535. PMID: 27472665.
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    31. Fallah A, Wang AC, Weil AG, Ibrahim GM, Mansouri A, Bhatia S. Predictors of Outcome Following Cerebral Aqueductoplasty: An Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis. Neurosurgery. 2016 Feb; 78(2):285-96. PMID: 26397447.
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    32. Wang S, Fallah A. Evaluating the epilepsy and oncological outcomes of pediatric brain tumors causing seizures. Transl Pediatr. 2016 Jan; 5(1):9-11. PMID: 26835400.
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    33. Fallah A. Moving beyond evidence-based medicine: Incorporating patient values and preferences. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Dec; 53:209-10. PMID: 26548540.
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    34. Weil AG, Fallah A, Chamiraju P, Ragheb J, Bhatia S. Endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization with a rigid neuroendoscope in infants with hydrocephalus. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Feb; 17(2):163-173. PMID: 26517057.
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    35. Fallah A, Rodgers SD, Weil AG, Vadera S, Mansouri A, Connolly MB, Major P, Ma T, Devinsky O, Weiner HL, Gonzalez-Martinez JA, Bingaman WE, Najm I, Gupta A, Ragheb J, Bhatia S, Steinbok P, Witiw CD, Widjaja E, Snead OC, Rutka JT. Resective Epilepsy Surgery for Tuberous Sclerosis in Children: Determining Predictors of Seizure Outcomes in a Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study. Neurosurgery. 2015 Oct; 77(4):517-24; discussion 524. PMID: 26120800.
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    36. Fallah A, Weil AG, Sur S, Miller I, Jayakar P, Morrison G, Bhatia S, Ragheb J. Epilepsy surgery related to pediatric brain tumors: Miami Children's Hospital experience. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2015 Dec; 16(6):675-80. PMID: 26339959.
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    37. Weil AG, Fallah A, Bhatia S, Ragheb J. Pediatric Neurosurgery in the Developing World: The Haiti Experience. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jun; 26(4):1061-5. PMID: 26080124.
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    38. Lo Presti A, Weil AG, Fallah A, Peterson EC, Niazi TN, Bhatia S. Treatment of a cerebral pial arteriovenous fistula in a patient with sickle cell disease-related moyamoya syndrome: case report. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 16(2):207-11. PMID: 26053963.
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    39. Ibrahim GM, Morgan BR, Fallah A. A partial least squares analysis of seizure outcomes following resective surgery for tuberous sclerosis complex in children with intractable epilepsy. Childs Nerv Syst. 2015 Feb; 31(2):181-4. PMID: 25449064.
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    40. Wang S, Fallah A. Optimal management of seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis complex: current and emerging options. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2014; 10:2021-30. PMID: 25364257.
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    41. Fallah A. Time to rethink how to measure postoperative seizure outcomes for potentially curative resective. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Dec; 41:53-4. PMID: 25299436.
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    42. Reddy D, Fallah A, Petropoulos JA, Farrokhyar F, Macdonald RL, Jichici D. Prophylactic magnesium sulfate for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Neurocrit Care. 2014 Oct; 21(2):356-64. PMID: 24619389.
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    43. Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Macdonald RL. Clinical, laboratory, and radiographic predictors of the occurrence of seizures following aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. J Neurosurg. 2013 Aug; 119(2):347-52. PMID: 23581590.
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    44. Fallah A, Ibrahim GM, Rutka JT. Hemispherectomy: When half is better than the whole. Tuberous sclerosis complex. J Clin Neurosci. 2013 Mar; 20(3):451, 478. PMID: 23599955.
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    45. Fallah A, Guyatt GH, Snead OC, Ebrahim S, Ibrahim GM, Mansouri A, Reddy D, Walter SD, Kulkarni AV, Bhandari M, Banfield L, Bhatnagar N, Liang S, Teutonico F, Liao J, Rutka JT. Predictors of seizure outcomes in children with tuberous sclerosis complex and intractable epilepsy undergoing resective epilepsy surgery: an individual participant data meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e53565. PMID: 23405072.
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    46. Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Carter Snead O, Rutka JT. Changing global trends in seizure outcomes following resective surgery for tuberous sclerosis in children with medically intractable epilepsy. Epilepsy Res Treat. 2012; 2012:135364. PMID: 23227319.
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    47. Ibrahim GM, Fallah A, Snead OC, Elliott I, Drake JM, Bernstein M, Rutka JT. Ethical issues in surgical decision making concerning children with medically intractable epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Oct; 22(2):154-7. PMID: 21856238.
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    48. Jha NK, Ebrahim S, Fallah A, Cenic A, De Villiers RA. Pin-site epidural hematoma in an adult case of chronic hydrocephalus with associated thinning of the cranium. Br J Neurosurg. 2009 Apr; 23(2):211-2. PMID: 19306183.
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    49. Fallah A, Raut A, Rebello R, Reddy K. Congenital dermal sinus and cyst in adulthood. Can J Neurol Sci. 2009 Jan; 36(1):114-6. PMID: 19294902.
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    50. Sarangapani A, Fallah A, Provias J, Jha NK. Atypical presentation of spinal tuberculosis. Can J Surg. 2008 Dec; 51(6):E121. PMID: 19057720.
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    51. Fallah A, RamachandranNair R. Does photoparoxysmal response in children represent provoked seizure? Evidence from simultaneous motor task during EEG. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2009 Feb; 111(2):147-50. PMID: 18977586.
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    52. Crevier L, Fallah A, Jha N, Hollenberg RD. Ventricular catheter tack-down screw. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2008; 44(4):302-3. PMID: 18480619.
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