IN THE MEMORY OF MY GREAT TEACHER
This site is directed mainly to the medical audience and neurosurgeons,
partially aimed to present the operative and academic activities of Prof. Munir
A. Elias Shawash over 30 years period. Here the neurosurgeon can find the
standards and new modifications in the treatment strategies in paraplegia, brain
tumor, spinal cord injuries, head injury, pain management strategies, including
neuralgia of different etiologies, movement disorders. Neurosurgeon needs a very
long way to understand that, experience is important in this field of medicine -
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Anterior & lateral spinal cysts
Avoidance of cosmetic deformity in petroclival approaches
Bad surgeon-Bad result with unimaginable complications.
Basics in metastatic brain tumors
BloodSTOP ix Provoking bleeding in meningioma surgery.
Brown-Sequard syndrome due to PCD C5-6
Cervical discectomy-new concepts
Cervical Partial Coporectomy
Discectomy prolapsed lumbar disc
Drilling help minimize surgical trauma during flavotomy
ENT Induced complications
Extensive glomus jugulare resection & facial anastamosis direct from the brainstem
Gliadel wafers, radiation, temozolomide, Avastin and CAMPTO in treating glioblastoma multiforme.
Highly malignant endocrine carcinoma mimicking posterior clinoid meningioma
Intraoperative CVA of the left cerebral hemisphere during discectomy for PCD C4-5 and C5-6 with fusion.
List of neurosurgical operations performed by the author during 1980-1996
List of scientific articles performed by the author during 1080-1998
Metastatic brain tumors
Modified osteoplastic midline suboccipital approach
MultiHans - Bracco induced anaphylactic shock
Neurenteric Cyst -Case Report
New method in cubital tunnel release.
Old established standards of carpal tunnel release.
Optic chiasm glioma
Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament.
PEEK Satellite Nucleus replacement sphere
Prestige LP cervical disc system
Prolapsed dorsal disc
Recurrent prolapsed lumbar disc
Scoliosis in Adults
Scoliosis in Children
Single metastatic brain tumors
Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage.
Stem cell therapy results.
Tethered cord syndrome
The first mortality in pituitary adenoma surgery in my 30 years experience with material over 600 subfrontal operations.
Trinica Zimmer cervical miniplate with Fidji cages and Novabone.
Tuberculous granulomatous compression of the
When Hi-Tech is not needed!