Skull Base Microneurosurgery and Neurosurgical Innovations Lab Publications

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The researchers in the Surgical Innovations Laboratory for Skull Base Microneurosurgery produces an extraordinary number of research papers, continually advancing our understanding of neuroanatomy and neurosurgical approaches.

Bernardo A, Evins AI. Transtubular Microvascular Decompression. Forthcoming.

Bernardo A, Evins AI. A Transcavernous Anterior Petrosectomy. Forthcoming.

Evins AI, Shoakazemi A, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. A Percutaneous Transtubular Anterior Petrosectomy for Petroclival Meningiomas. Forthcoming.

Burrell JC, Evins AI, Shoakazemi A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Surgical Approaches to the Interpeduncular Fossa and Retrosellar Area: An Extensive Anatomosurgical Study. Forthcoming.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Roseto R, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Comparison of the 3D Endoscopic Transnasal Trasnclival and Presigmoid Retrolabyrinthine Approaches to Anterior Pontine Cavernomas Using a Synthetic Tumor Model. Forthcoming.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Quantitative Comparison of 3D-Endoscopic Transtubular Transcortical and Transcallosal Approaches for Excision of Hypothalamic Hamartomas Using a Synthetic Tumor Model. Forthcoming.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Hofstetter C. Minimally Invasive Intradiscal Lumbar Interbody Fusion. Forthcoming.

Bernardo A, Bodhinayake I, Stieg PE, Evins AI. Safe Surgical Rerouting of the Facial Nerve During Posterior Petrosectomies. Forthcoming.

Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. A Next Generation Cadaveric Microneurosurgery Skull Base Laboratory: A Model for Technologically Integrated Surgical Training and Innovation. Forthcoming.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Beer-Furlan A, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Quantitative Analysis of Conservative Hearing Sparing Perilabyrinthine Transpetrosal Surgical Corridors to the Petroclival Area and Cerebellopontine Angle. Forthcoming.

Anichini G, Evins AI, Rigante L, Beer-Furlan A, Lapadula G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Anatomy of the extra-cranial portion of the facial nerve – How to preserve it during traditional neurosurgical and trans-facial approaches. Forthcoming.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Iwasaki K, Hattori I, Murao K, Chin M, Yamagata S, Bernardo A. The Role of the Caudal Loop of the Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery in Bypass with the Occipital Artery: Accessing Alternative Anastomosis Sites Using the Far-lateral Approach in a Series of 7 Cases. Forthcoming.

Bernardo A, Evins AI, Tsiouris AJ, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. A Percutaneous Transtubular Anterior Petrosectomy for Petroclival Meningiomas. Forthcoming.

Kapoor R, Evins AI, Steitieh D, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome and Intracranial Vascular Pathologies. Fam Cancer. In press.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Berra LV, Beer-Furlan A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. The Supraorbital Approach for Optic Nerve Decompression: An Extensive 3D Anatomosurgical Study. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. Accepted, in press.

Evins AI, Banu M, Hartl R, Elowitz E, Bernardo A, Hofstetter C. Endoscopic Lumbar Foraminoplasty: A Cadaveric Study. J Clin Neurosci. Accepted, in press.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. A 3D-Endoscopic Transtubular Transcallosal Approach to the Third Ventricle. J Neurosurg. Epub ahead of print. doi:10.3171/2014.11.JNS14341. (Cover article).

Beer-Furlan A, Evins AI, Rigante L, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. The Pterional Port in Dual-Port Endoscopy: A 2D and 3D Cadaveric Study. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. J Neurol Surg B. 2015;76(01):80–86.

Anichini G, Evins AI, Boeris D, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Surgical Approach to the Foramen Magnum and Cranio-Vertebral Junction: Minimizing Bone Resection with the Aid of the Endoscope. World Neurosurg. 2014;82(6):e797–e805.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Medda A, Iwasaki K, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Partial Anterior Petrosectomies for Upper Basilar Artery Trunk Aneurysms: A Cadavaric and Clinical Study. World Neurosurg. 2014;82(6):1113–1119.

Beer-Furlan A, Pinto FG, Evins AI, Rigante L, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Interhemispheric Endoscopic Fenestration of the Lamina Terminalis through a Single Frontal Burr Hole. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2013;75(04):268–272.

Bernardo A, Boeris D, Evins AI, Anichini G, Stieg PE. A Combined Dual-Port Endoscope-Assisted Pre- and Retrosigmoid Approach to the Cerebellopontine Angle: An Extensive Anatomo-Surgical Study. Neurosurg Rev. 2014;37(4):597–608.

Beer-Furlan A, Evins AI, Rigante L, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Dual-Port 2D and 3D Endoscopy: Expanding the Limits of the Endonasal Approaches to Midline Skull Base Lesions with Lateral Extension. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2014;75(3):187–197.

Beer-Furlan A, Pinto FG, Teixeira M, Rigante L, Evins AI, Bernardo A. Endoscopic Fenestration of the Lamina Terminalis: Alternatives to the Classic Third Ventriculostomy. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2014;75(5):410–412.

Ottenhausen M, Bodhinayake I, Evins AI, Banu M, Boockvar JA, Bernardo A. Expanding the Borders: The Evolution of Neurosurgical Approaches. Neurosurg Focus. 2014; 36(4):E11.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. The Meningo-Orbital Band: Microsurgical Anatomy and Surgical Detachment of the Membranous Structures through a Fronto-Temporal Craniotomy with Removal of the Anterior Clinoid Process. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2014;75(2):125–32.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Beer-Furlan A, Bernardo A. Complete Bilateral Arcuate Foramina and Atlantoaxial Subluxation. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2013;155(12):2357–2358.

Beer-Furlan A, Evins AI, Rigante L, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Endoscopic Extradural Anterior Clinoidectomy and Optic Nerve Decompression through a Pterional Port. J Clin Neurosci. 2014;21(5):836–840.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. A Safe and Effective Technique for Harvesting the Occipital Artery for Posterior Fossa Bypass Surgery: A Cadaveric Study. World Neurosurg. 2014;82(3-4):e459–e465.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. A Safe and Effective Technique for Harvesting the Occipital Artery for Posterior Fossa Bypass Surgery: A Cadaveric Study. World Neurosurg. 2013. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2013.09.015.

Bernardo A, Evins AI, Visca A Stieg PE. The Intracranial Facial Nerve As Seen Through Different Surgical Windows: An Extensive Anatomo-Surgical Study. Neurosurgery. 2013;72(2 Suppl Operative):ons194-207.

J Roth, A Singh, G Nyquist, JF Fraser, A Bernardo, VK Anand, TH Schwartz. Three-Dimensional and 2-Dimensional Endoscopic Exposure of Midline Cranial Base Targets Using Expanded Endonasal and Transcranial Approaches. Neurosurgery. 2009 Dec;65(6):1116-28; discussion 1128-30.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Quantitative Comparison of 3D-Endoscopic Transtubular Transcortical and Transcallosal Approaches for Excision of Hypothalamic Hamartomas Using a Synthetic Tumor Model. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Roseto R, Bernardo A. Comparison of the 3D Endoscopic Transnasal and Presigmoid Approaches to Anterior Pontine Cavernomas Using a Synthetic Tumor Model. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Hurtado S, Evins AI, Rosseto RS, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Comparison of Orbitopterional and Pterional Approaches to Contralateral Carotid Artery Bifurcation and Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Rosseto RS, Evins AI, Salazar B, Hurtado S, Shoakazemi A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Comparison of Microscopic and Endoscopic-Assisted Extradural Anterior and Posterior Clinoidectomies through a Supraorbital Keyhole Approach. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Transcallosal Approach to the Third Ventricle: A Cadaveric Study. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Salazar B, Evins AI, Hurtado S, Rosseto RS, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Morphology of the Intercavernous Sinuses in Transphenoidal Endoscopic Approaches. Presenting at: The 82nd American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2014; San Francisco, California.

Evins AI, Shoakazemi A, Burrell JC, Kappor R, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscopic Transtubular Anterior Petrosectomy for Petroclival Meningiomas: Assessment of Resection in Varying Tumor Volumes Utilizing a Synthetic Tumor Model. Presenting at: The 24th Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2014; San Diego, California.

Shoakazemi A, Evins AI, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Transcallosal Approach to the Third Ventricle Using a Minimally Invasive Tubular Retractor System – A Feasibility Study. Presenting at: The 24th Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2014; San Diego, California.

Bodhinayake I, Evins, AI, Ottenhausen M, Bernardo A. Posterior Transposition of the Facial Nerve in the Transcochlear Approach. Presenting at: The 24th Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2014; San Diego, California.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Beer-Furlan A, Beer-Furlan A, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Quantitative Analysis of Conservative Hearing Sparing Skull Base Surgical Approaches to the Petroclival Area and Cerebellopontine Angle. Presented at: The 2013 Annual Meeting of the European Association of Neurological Societies; November 2013; Tel Aviv, Israel.

Anichini G, Evins AI, Lapadula G, Rigante L, Beer-Furlan G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. The Extra-Cranial Facial Nerve As Seen In Different Surgical Approaches: An Extensive Anatomo-Surgical Study. Presented at: The 2013 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2013; San Francisco, California.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Beer-Furlan A, Anichini G, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Quantitative Analysis of Conservative Hearing Sparing Perilabyrinthine Transpetrosal Surgical Corridors to the Petroclival Area and Cerebellopontine Angle. Presented at: The 2013 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2013; San Francisco, California.

Beer-Furlan A, Evins AI, Rigante L, Bernardo A. Dual-Port Endoscopy: Expanding the Lateral Limits of the Endonasal Approaches. Presented at: The 2013 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2013; San Francisco, California.

Rigante L, Evins AI, Berra LV, Beer-Furlan A, Bernardo A. The Supraorbital Keyhole Approach for Optic Nerve Decompression: A 3D Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The XV World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies’ World Congress of Neurosurgery; September 2013; Seoul, Korea.

Evins AI, Boeris D, Burrell JC, Ducati A. Postoperative Intracranial Hypotension-Associated Venous Congestion: A Potentially Fatal Operative Complication. Presented at: The XV World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies’ World Congress of Neurosurgery; September 2013; Seoul, Korea.

Beer-Furlan A, Gomes Pinto F, Evins AI, Rigante L, Bernardo A. Interhemispheric Endoscopic Fenestration of the Lamina Terminalis through a Single Frontal Burr Hole. Presented at: The XV World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies’ World Congress of Neurosurgery; September 2013; Seoul, Korea.

Beer-Furlan A, Evins AI, Rigante L, Bernardo A. Dual-Port Endoscopy: Expanding the Lateral Limits of the Endonasal Approaches. Presented at: The XV World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies’ World Congress of Neurosurgery; September 2013; Seoul, Korea.

Evins AI, Boeris D, Burrell JC, Bernardo A. A Combined Conservative Retrolabyrinthine Subtemporal Transtentorial approach to the Petroclival Region: A 3D Endoscopic-Assisted Anatomical Study. Presented at: The XV World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies’ World Congress of Neurosurgery; September 2013; Seoul, Korea.

Evins AI, Orrico M, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Comparison of the Infratentorial Supracerebellar, Posterior Interemispheric Transcallosal, and Occipital Transtentorial Approaches. Presented at: The 81st American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2013; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Evins AI, Orrico M, Burrell JC, Hablas AM, Stieg PE, BernardoA. 3D Microsurgical Anatomy of the Sellar and Parasellar Region through a Pterional Approach: A Comparative Study Using a Microscope and a 3D Endoscope. Presented at: The 81st American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2013; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Evins AI, Orrico M, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Exposure of the Upper Basilar Artery in a Combined Intra- and Extradural Transcavernous Approach with Orbitozygomatic or Pterional Craniotomies. Presented at: The 81st American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2013; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Evins AI, Orrico M, Burrell JC, Blagia M, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Microsurgical Anatomy of the Suboccipital Triangle: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 81st American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2013; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Evins AI, Orrico M, Burrell JC, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Microsurgical Anatomy of the Extreme Lateral Supracerebellar Infratentorial Approach. Presented at: The 81st American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting; April 2013; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. Next Generation Cadaveric Microneurosurgery Skull Base Laboratory: A New Model for Technologically Integrated Postgraduate Surgical Training. Presented at: 7th International Technology, Education and Development Conference; March 2013; Valencia, Spain.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. 3D Microsurgical and Endoscopic Anatomy of Different Surgical Approaches to the Interpeduncular Fossa and Dorsum Sellae: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 23rd Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2013; Maiami, Florida.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. Next Generation Cadaveric Microneurosurgery Skull Base Laboratory: A New Model for Technologically Integrated Surgical Training and Innovation. Presented at: The 23rd Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2013; Maiami, Florida.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Microsurgical Anatomy of a Combined Subtemporal Presigmoid Transtentorial Approach. Presented at: The 23rd Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; February 2013; Maiami, Florida.

Anichini G, Boeris D, Evins AI, Passacantilli E, Lenzi J, Santoro A, Cantore GP, Delfini R, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Anatomy of the Foramen Magnum and Cranio-Vertebral Junction Through a Far Lateral Approach – A Technical Note. Presented at: 12th National Congress of the Italian Skull Base Society; November 2012; Novara, Italy.

Evins AI, Bernardo A, Stieg PE. A Next Generation Cadaveric Microneurosurgery Skull Base Laboratory: A New Model for Technologically Integrated Surgical Training and Innovation. Presented at: The 19th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Neuroendoscopy; November 2012; Tokyo, Japan.

Bernardo A, Evins AI, Anichini G, Boeris D, Stieg PE. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Surgical Anatomy of the Retrosigmoid and Far Lateral Approaches. Presented at: The 19th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Neuroendoscopy; November 2012; Tokyo, Japan.

Blagia M, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Three Dimensional Microsurgical Anatomy of the Third Ventricle through the Trans-lamina Terminalis Approach: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 61st Congress of the Italian Society of Neurosurgery (SINch) Joint Meeting with the Brazilian Society of Neurosurgery; October 2012; Rimini, Italy.

Boeris D, Anichini G, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscopic and Microscopic Anatomy of the Cerebellopontine Angle through the Retrosigmoid Approach. Presented at: The 61st Congress of the Italian Society of Neurosurgery (SINch) Joint Meeting with the Brazilian Society of Neurosurgery; October 2012; Rimini, Italy.

Burrell JC, Evins AI, Santillian A, Tebo C, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Relationship of the Transverse Sinus and Sigmoid Sinus to Surface Landmarks. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Evins AI, Santillian A, Burrell JC, Tebo C, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Relationship of the Middle Meningeal Artery to the Surface of the Skull. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Evins AI, Santillian A, Burrell JC, Tebo C, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. External Landmarks for Identifying the Drainage Site of the Vein of Labbé. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Safe and Effective Harvesting of the Occpitial Artery: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Tebo C, Evins AI, Boeris D, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Orbital Anatomy as See in a Fronto-Orbito Zygomatic Approach. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Fukuda H, Evins AI, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. The Meningo-Orbital Band: Microsurgical Anatomy for Anterior Clinoidectomies in Relation to Dural Layers. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Anichini G, Boeris D, Evins AI, Santoro A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Endoscope-Assisted Anatomy of the Foramen Magnum and Cranio-Vertebral Junction Through a Far Lateral Approach – A Technical Note. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Boeris D, Anichini G, Evins AI, Ducati A, Zenga F, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. 3D Anatomy of the Cerebello-Pontine Angle Through a Retrosigmoid Approach: A Comparative Study Using a Microscope and a 3D Endoscope. Presented at: The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2012; Chicago, Illinois.

Anichini G, Boeris D, Evins AI, Passacantilli E, Lenzi J, Santoro A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Microscopic and endoscopic 3D surgical anatomy of the far lateral approach. Presented at: The 1st International Congress on Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery; March 2012; Florence, Italy.

Boeris D, Anichini G, Evins AI, Zenga F, Ducati A, Stieg PE, Bernardo A. Microscopic and endoscopic 3D surgical anatomy of the cerebello-pontine angle through the retromastoid approach. Presented at: The 1st International Congress on Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery; March, 2012; Florence, Italy.

M Christoforidis, I Valduvieco, A Bertuccio, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Comparative Analytical Study of Different Surgical Approaches to the Interpeduncular Fossa and Dorsum Sellae Region: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2009 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2009; New Orleans, Louisiana.

M Christoforidis, A Bertuccio, I Valduvieco, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Correlation Between the Complex Organization of the System of Membranes and the Surgical Entry Corridors to the Cavernous Sinus: A New Anatomic-Functional Model. Presented at: The 2009 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2009; New Orleans, Louisiana.

I Valduvieco, A Bertuccio, M Christoforidis, A Visca, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Surgical Approaches to the Brainstem: An Extensive 3D Anatomo-Surgical Study. Presented at: The 2009 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2009; New Orleans, Louisiana.

V Norcia, J Solivera, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. An Extended Anterior Transpetrosal Approach to Expose the Lower Clivus and the Vertebro-Basilar Junction.Presented at: The 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons; May 2009; San Diego, California.

CA Benech, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Comparison of Trans and Perimastoid Surgical Routes to the Petroclival Region: A cadaveric study. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; September 2008; Orlando, Florida.

CA Benech, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Combined Pericavernous and Transcavernous Surgical Avenues to the Upper Basilar Artery Region. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; September 2008; Orlando, Florida.

M Alamar, R Faggin, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Comparison of the Infratentorial Supracerebellar, Interhemispheric Transcallosal, and Occipital Transtentorial Approaches to Posterior Third Ventricle: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; September 2008; Orlando, Florida.

M Alamar, R Faggin, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Analytical Evaluation of Transcallosal, Contralateral Transcallosal, and Transcortical Access to the Lateral Ventricles: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; September 2008; Orlando, Florida.

CA Benech, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Analytical Evaluation of Pericavernous and Transcavernous Surgical Avenues to the Basilar Apex Region. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; September 2008; Vancouver, Canada.

CA Benech, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. Comparison of Trans- and Perimastoid Access to Brainstem Targets: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Skull Base Society; September 2008; Vancouver, Canada.

J Solivera, A Visca, PE Stieg, A Bernardo. A Combined “Conservative” Perilabyrinthine-Transpetrosal Transcervical Approach to the Jugular Foramen, Anterior Brainstem, and Clivus. Presented at: The 2007 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; September 2007; San Diego, California.

A Bernardo, J Solivera, PE Stieg. A Combined Far Lateral Sublabyrinthine-Transpetrosal Transcervical Approach to the Jugular foramen, Anterior Brainstem, and Clivus. Presented at: The2007 Annual Meeting of the European Association of Neurological Surgeons; September 2007; Glasgow, United Kingdom.

A Visca, A Bernardo, PE Stieg. The Intracranial Course of the Facial Nerve As Seen Through Different Skull Base Surgical Windows: An Extensive Anatomo-Surgical Study. Presented at: The 2007 National Meeting of the Italian Congress of Neurological Surgeons; June 2007; Rome, Italy.

A Bernardo, A Visca, J Solivera, R Faggin, PE Stieg. Surgical Exposure of the Jugular Foramen Region Through a Combined Sublabirynthine Transcervical Approach: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2007 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons; April 2007; Washington, DC.

A Bernardo, A Visca, R Faggin, H Riina, PE Stieg. Analytical Evaluation of Transpetrosal Surgical Avenues to the Petroclival Region. Presented at: The 2006 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2006; Chicago, Illinois.

A Bernardo, H Riina, PE Stieg. Surgical Exposure of the Superior Orbital Fissure and Intraorbital Contents though an Orbito-Zygomatic Osteotomy: A Cadaveric Study. Presented at: The 2005 Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons; October 2005; Boston, Massachusetts.