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Neurosurgery February 2017


Journal of Neurosurgery February 2017

Responses to ARUBA: a systematic review and critical analysis for the design of future arteriovenous malformation trials

Incidence and predictors of dural venous sinus pressure gradient in idiopathic intracranial hypertension and non-idiopathic intracranial hypertension headache patients: results from 164 cerebral venograms

Fracture and migration of a retained wire into the thoracic cavity after endovascular neurointervention: report of 2 cases

Endovascular therapy of low– and intermediate-grade intracranial lateral dural arteriovenousfistulas: a detailed analysis of primary success rates, complication rates, and long-termfollow-up of different technical approaches

Racial disparities in the diagnosis and management of trigeminal neuralgia

Update: Journals of Neurosurgical Interest ordered by Impact factor:

Journals of Neurosurgical Interest ordered by Impact factor:

Neuro-Oncology Impact Factor: 7.371

Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry Impact factor: 6.807

Stroke Impact factor 6.008

Pain Impact Factor: 5.557

Fluids and Barriers of the CNS Impact factor 5.30

Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism Impact factor 4.929

Journal of Neurotrauma Impact Factor: 4.377

Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 3.780

Journal of Neurosurgery: 3.443

Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology Impact Factor: 2.828

The Clinical Journal of Pain Impact Factor: 2.703

World Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 2.685

The Spine Journal Impact Factor: 2.660

Progress in neurological surgery Impact factor: 2.56

Neurosurgical Focus Impact Factor: 2.546

Neurosurgery clinics of North America Impact factor: 2.45

Spine Impact Factor: 2.439

Journal of the Peripheral Nervous System Impact Factor: 2.258

European Spine Journal Impact Factor: 2.132

Journal of Neurosurgery Spine Impact Factor: 2.126

Neurosurgical Review Impact Factor: 2.166.

Brain Injury Impact Factor: 1.822

Journal of Neurosurgery Pediatrics Impact Factor: 1.757

Central European Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 1.73

Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 1.691

Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences Impact Factor 1,651

Acta Neurochirurgica Impact Factor: 1.617

Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery Impact factor: 1.55

Spinal Cord Impact Factor 1.546

Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society Impact factor: 1.54

Surgical Neurology International Impact factor: 1.41

Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 1.198

Cerebrospinal Fluid Research Impact Factor: 1.12

Child’s Nervous System Impact Factor: 1.080

Journal of Neurological Surgery Impact Factor: 1.079

British Journal of Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 1.063

Brazilian Neurosurgery 0.933

Polish Journal of Neurology and Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 0.747

Journal of Neurological Surgery Reports Impact Factor: 0.723

Pediatric Neurosurgery Impact factor: 0.61

Neurochirurgie Impact Factor: 0.644

Turkish Neurosurgery Impact Factor: 0.508

Global Spine Journal Impact factor: 0.39

Neurocirugia Impact Factor: 0.410

Chinese Journal of Contemporary Neurology and Neurosurgery Impact factor: 0.15

Journal of Spine & Neurosurgery Impact Factor 0.12

Neurosurgery Quarterly Impact Factor: 0.089.

Neurosurgery January 2017















Journal of Neurosurgery: January 2017

A randomized controlledtrial comparing autologous cranioplasty with custom-made titanium cranioplasty.

Clinical implications of the cortical hyperintensity belt sign in fluid-attenuated inversion recovery images after bypass surgery for moyamoya disease

Presentation and management of lateral sinus thrombosis following posterior fossa surgery

The impact of hybrid neurosurgeons on the outcomes of endovascular coiling for unruptured cerebral aneurysms

Stereotactic radiosurgery for cerebral arteriovenous malformations: evaluation of long-term outcomes in a multicenter cohort


From January 1st 2017, Neurosurgery, will be published by Oxford University Press. The journal will be available at

Oxford University Press (OUP) is pleased to announce its new partnership with the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS). Beginning in January 2017, OUP will publish Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery (ONS).

“OUP is a great fit for us,” said Alan M. Scarrow, MD, president of the CNS. “As one of the leading publishers in the world, OUP combines a rich research heritage with a unique ability to leverage today’s digital technology. We are excited about their ability to provide creative and innovative solutions for us and look forward to forging a path of growth together.”

Featuring original, peer-reviewed articles, Neurosurgery is the fastest-growing journal in the field, with a worldwide reputation for reliable coverage delivered with a fresh and dynamic outlook. Neurosurgery attracts contributions from the most respected international authorities and presents the latest in clinical and experimental neurosurgery. Applicable to both researchers and practicing neurosurgeons, the journal includes a wealth of valuable, in-depth information that is applicable to researchers and practicing neurosurgeons alike.

ONS is a unique publication focusing exclusively on surgical technique and devices, providing practical, cutting-edge, and skill-enhancing guidance to its readers. Complementing the clinical and research studies published in Neurosurgery, ONS brings the reader technical material that highlights operative procedures, anatomy, instrumentation, devices, and technology.

“2016 has been a banner year for the journals, and as we all work to ensure continued success and innovation, I cannot think of a better partner than Oxford University Press,” said Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, editor in chief of Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery. “We all look forward to a long and fruitful partnership.”

“We are very excited to be partnering with the Congress of Neurological Surgeons to publish Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery. OUP shares the CNS’s mission-driven approach and its goal to make Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery the standout journals in their field,” said Christopher Reid, senior publisher at Oxford University Press.

About Oxford Journals

Oxford Journals is a division of Oxford University Press, which publishes over 300 academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas, two thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations. Oxford Journals has been publishing journals for more than a century and, as part of the world’s oldest and largest university press, has more than 500 years of publishing expertise behind it.

About Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. OUP is the world’s largest university press with the widest global presence. It currently publishes more than 6,000 new publications a year, has offices in around fifty countries, and employs more than 5,500 people worldwide. It has become familiar to millions through a diverse publishing program that includes scholarly works in all academic disciplines, bibles, music, school and college textbooks, business books, dictionaries and reference books, and academic journals.

About the Congress of Neurological Surgeons

The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is the largest neurosurgical society in the world and the global leader in neurosurgical education, serving to promote health by advancing neurosurgery through innovation and excellence in education. The CNS provides leadership in neurosurgery by inspiring and facilitating scientific discovery and its translation into clinical practice. The CNS maintains the vitality of the profession through volunteer efforts of its members and the development of leadership in service to the public, to colleagues in other disciplines, and to neurosurgeons throughout the world in all stages of their professional lives. For more information, visit

About Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery, an official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, is the most complete window to the contemporary field of neurosurgery. Members of the CNS and non-member subscribers receive 3,000 pages per year packed with the very latest science, technology, and medicine, not to mention full-text online access to the world’s most complete, up-to-the-minute neurosurgery resource. For professionals aware of the rapid pace of developments in the field, Neurosurgery is nothing short of indispensable.

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12 out of 199


Nelson M. Oyesiku

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