Neurosurgical Focus

(The H4-Index of Neurosurgical Focus is 28. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Tractography and the connectome in neurosurgical treatment of gliomas: the premise, the progress, and the potential72
Advanced neuroimaging in traumatic brain injury: an overview58
Trends in United States neurosurgery residency education and training over the last decade (2009–2019)58
Middle meningeal artery embolization treatment of nonacute subdural hematomas in the elderly: a multiinstitutional experience of 151 cases53
The current state of electrocorticography-based brain–computer interfaces52
Limitations of functional neuroimaging for patient selection and surgical planning in glioma surgery48
Comprehensive review of imaging of intracranial aneurysms and angiographically negative subarachnoid hemorrhage43
Autonomic dysfunction following traumatic brain injury: translational insights42
Applications of indocyanine green in brain tumor surgery: review of clinical evidence and emerging technologies42
Transcranial Doppler ultrasonography in neurological surgery and neurocritical care40
Patient-specific 3-dimensionally printed models for neurosurgical planning and education39
A comparison of publication to TBI burden ratio of low- and middle-income countries versus high-income countries: how can we improve worldwide care of TBI?38
The impact of African-trained neurosurgeons on sub-Saharan Africa37
PEEK versus titanium cages in lateral lumbar interbody fusion: a comparative analysis of subsidence33
The association between lower Hounsfield units on computed tomography and cage subsidence after lateral lumbar interbody fusion33
Habenula deep brain stimulation for intractable schizophrenia: a pilot study32
Ambulatory neurosurgery in the COVID-19 era: patient and provider satisfaction with telemedicine31
Single-position prone lateral approach: cadaveric feasibility study and early clinical experience31
Reliable navigation registration in cranial and spine surgery based on intraoperative computed tomography31
Lumbar disc height and vertebral Hounsfield units: association with interbody cage subsidence31
Mapping cognitive and emotional networks in neurosurgical patients using resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging30
Association of osteopenia and osteoporosis with higher rates of pseudarthrosis and revision surgery in adult patients undergoing single-level lumbar fusion30
Virtual education in neurosurgery during the COVID-19 pandemic30
Augmented reality and physical hybrid model simulation for preoperative planning of metopic craniosynostosis surgery29
Progress in diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma: advocating for stereotactic biopsy in the standard of care29
Quality Outcomes Database Spine Care Project 2012–2020: milestones achieved in a collaborative North American outcomes registry to advance value-based spine care and evolution to the American Spine Re29
Liquid biopsy for pediatric diffuse midline glioma: a review of circulating tumor DNA and cerebrospinal fluid tumor DNA29
Informed consent in neurosurgery: a systematic review28