Whitney Muhlestein, M.D. Publications

2022

Commentary: Microscopic Unilateral Laminotomy for Bilateral Decompression: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Muhlestein WE, Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Koduri S, Yee TJ, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Apr 1;22(4):e164-e166. 
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000111

Quantifying long-term upper-limb activity using wearable motion sensors after nerve reconstruction for neonatal brachial plexus palsy. 

Muhlestein WE, Chang KWC, Smith BW, Yang LJS, Brown SH.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2022 Mar 25:1-6. 
doi: 10.3171/2022.2.PEDS21478

Commentary: Posterior Nerve-Sparing Corpectomy With Ventral Cage Reconstruction for a Lumbar Burst Fracture: A Video Illustration: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Koduri S, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Feb 1;22(2):e102-e103.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000061

Commentary: Anterior Transcorporeal Approach for Cervical Metastatic Melanoma Resection Guided by O-Arm-Navigated Intraoperative Computed Tomography.

Strong MJ, Koduri S, Muhlestein WE, Saadeh YS, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Feb 1;22(2):e106-e107.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000064

Commentary: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion With Double Cages: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Koduri S, Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Feb 1;22(2):e108-e109.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000065

Commentary: Case Report of Angular Post-Tuberculotic Kyphosis Corrected Through Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy Above C7.

Muhlestein WE, Koduri S, Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Feb 1;22(2):e113-e114.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000069

Commentary: Augmented Reality Assisted Endoscopic Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Muhlestein WE, Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Saadeh YS, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Jan 1;22(1):e66-e67.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000034

2021

Elizabeth Crosby: Titan of Neuroanatomy and Friend of Neurosurgery. 

Saleh S, Holste K, Chan A, Muhlestein W, Hsu F, Muraszko K.
Neurosurgery. 2022 Feb 1;90(2):240-242.
doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001732

Commentary: Minimally Invasive Posterior Cervical Discectomy: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Yee TJ, Saadeh YS, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Oct 11:opab362.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab362

Commentary: Oblique Lumbar Interbody Fusion From L2 to S1: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Yee TJ, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Oct 8:opab361.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab361

Commentary: A Novel Weave Tether Technique for Proximal Junctional Kyphosis Prevention in 71 Adult Spinal Deformity Patients: A Preliminary Case Series Assessing Early Complications and Efficacy. 

Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Muhlestein WE, Saadeh YS, Park P.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Sep 24:opab363.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab363

Incidental Intracranial Cysts in Children. 

Muhlestein WE, Maher CO.
Pediatr Clin North Am. 2021 Aug;68(4):775-782.
doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2021.04.005

Clipping of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in patients older than sixty: An age-based analysis. 

Daou BJ, Muhlestein WE, Palmateer G, Thompson BG, Pandey AS.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2021 Jun 8;207:106737.
doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2021.106737

Resection of a Lumbar Intradural Extramedullary Schwannoma: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Muhlestein WE, North RY, Szerlip NJ.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Apr 7:opab097.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab097

Predicting Discharge Disposition Following Meningioma Resection Using a Multi-Institutional Natural Language Processing Model.

Muhlestein WE, Monsour MA, Friedman GN, Zinzuwadia A, Zachariah MA, Coumans JV, Carter BS, Chambless LB.
Neurosurgery. 2021 Jan 22:nyaa585.
doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa585

2019

Predicting Inpatient Length of Stay After Brain Tumor Surgery: Developing Machine Learning Ensembles to Improve Predictive Performance.

Muhlestein WE, Akagi DS, Davies JM, Chambless LB.
Neurosurgery. 2019 Sep 1;85(3):384-393.
DOI: 10.1093/neuros/nyy343

2018

Machine learning ensemble models predict total charges and drivers of cost for transsphenoidal surgery for pituitary tumor.

Muhlestein WE, Akagi DS, McManus AR, Chambless LB.
J Neurosurg. 2018 Sep 21;131(2):507-516.
DOI: 10.3171/2018.4.JNS18306