Jason Chu, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery

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  • Experience of 300 cases of prenatal fetoscopic open spina bifida repair: report of the International Fetoscopic Neural Tube Defect Repair ConsortiumAm J Obstet Gynecol. 2021 12; 225(6):678. e1-678. e11. . View in PubMed
  • Neuropathology Evaluation of in Utero Correction of Myelomeningocele and Complications of Late-Onset GBS Infection Fetal Pediatr Pathol. 2023 Aug; 42(4):535-544. . View in PubMed
  • Globus pallidus internus activity increases during voluntary movement in children with dystonia iScience. 2023 Jul 21; 26(7):107066. . View in PubMed
  • Building consensus for the medical management of children with moderate and severe acute spinal cord injury: a modified Delphi study J Neurosurg Spine. 2023 Mar 17; 1-14. . View in PubMed
  • An Initial Experience of Completion Hemispherotomy via Magnetic Resonance-Guided Laser Interstitial Therapy Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2023; 101(3):179-187. . View in PubMed
  • Task-based functional neuroimaging in infants: a systematic review Front Neurosci. 2023; 17:1233990. . View in PubMed
  • Low-pass whole-genome and targeted sequencing of cell-free DNA from cerebrospinal fluid in pediatric patients with central nervous system tumors Neurooncol Adv. 2023 Jan-Dec; 5(1):vdad077. . View in PubMed
  • Comparison of outcomes in the management of abdominal pseudocyst in children with shunted hydrocephalus: a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network study J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2023 09 01; 32(3):312-323. . View in PubMed
  • Developing Predictive Models to Anticipate Shunt Complications in 33,248 Pediatric Patients with Shunted Hydrocephalus Utilizing Machine Learning Pediatr Neurosurg. 2023; 58(4):206-214. . View in PubMed
  • Development of an ultrafast brain MR neuronavigation protocol for ventricular shunt placement J Neurosurg. 2023 02 01; 138(2):367-373. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in previously shunt-treated patients J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2022 Jul 29; 1-9. . View in PubMed
  • The Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network quality improvement initiative: the role of antibiotic-impregnated catheters and vancomycin wound irrigation J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2022 Jun 01; 29(6):711-718. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic third ventriculostomy revision after failure of initial endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2022 Apr 22; 1-10. . View in PubMed
  • Anterior versus posterior entry site for ventriculoperitoneal shunt insertion: a randomized controlled trial by the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2022 Mar 01; 29(3):257-267. . View in PubMed
  • Adolescent subdural empyema in setting of COVID-19 infection: illustrative case J Neurosurg Case Lessons. 2022 Jan 24; 3(4). . View in PubMed
  • Percutaneous/mini-laparotomy fetoscopic repair of open spina bifida: a novel surgical technique Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2022 09; 227(3):375-383. . View in PubMed
  • Transient Complete Resolution of Tourette Syndrome Symptoms Following Personalized Depth Electrode Placement Brain Sci. 2021 Nov 25; 11(12). . View in PubMed
  • Postoperative facial palsy after pediatric posterior fossa tumor resection J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2021 Mar 12; 27(5):566-571. . View in PubMed
  • Fetal blood gases after in utero carbon dioxide insufflation for percutaneous fetoscopic spina bifida repair Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM. 2021 09; 3(5):100409. . View in PubMed
  • Predictors of fast and ultrafast shunt failure in pediatric hydrocephalus: a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network study J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2020 Dec 18; 27(3):277-286. . View in PubMed
  • Resolution of neonatal posthemorrhagic ventricular dilation coincident with patent ductus arteriosus ligation: case report J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2020 May 22; 26(3):255-261. . View in PubMed
  • Minimally Invasive Tubular Tethered Cord Release in the Pediatric Population World Neurosurg. 2019 Aug; 128:e912-e917. . View in PubMed
  • Variation in hospital charges in patients with external ventricular drains: comparison between the intensive care and surgical floor settings J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 04 19; 24(1):29-34. . View in PubMed
  • Early Cranioplasty is Associated with Greater Neurological Improvement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Neurosurgery. 2018 Mar 01; 82(3):278-288. . View in PubMed
  • Effects of Cranioplasty on Cerebral Blood Flow Following Decompressive Craniectomy: A Systematic Review of the Literature Neurosurgery. 2017 Aug 01; 81(2):204-216. . View in PubMed
  • Cranioplasty Infection and Resorption Are Associated with the Presence of a Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis World Neurosurg. 2017 Jul; 103:686-693. . View in PubMed
  • Immunoengineering nerve repair Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jun 27; 114(26):E5077-E5084. . View in PubMed
  • Reoperations within 48 hours following 7942 pediatric neurosurgery procedures J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Jun; 19(6):634-640. . View in PubMed
  • Spinal Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Evaluation of Preoperative and Postoperative Severity of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: Systematic Review of Literature World Neurosurg. 2017 Mar; 99:150-158. . View in PubMed
  • Percutaneous Instrumentation Without Arthrodesis for Thoracolumbar Flexion-Distraction Injuries: A Review of the Literature Neurosurgery. 2017 Feb 01; 80(2):171-179. . View in PubMed
  • Complications following cranioplasty and relationship to timing: A systematic review and meta-analysis J Clin Neurosci. 2016 Nov; 33:39-51. . View in PubMed
  • Repair of a traumatic subarachnoid-pleural fistula with the percutaneous injection of fibrin glue in a 2-year-old J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Jan; 17(1):13-8. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery: Recurrent Pituitary Adenoma: 3-Dimensional Operative Video Neurosurgery. 2015 Sep; 11 Suppl 3:467; discussion 467. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: transsphenoidal approach to the sella and sellar closure with septal flap: 3-dimensional operative video Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec; 10 Suppl 4:654; discussion 654. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic transsphnoidal pituitary surgery: pituitary macroadenoma: 3-dimensional operative video Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec; 10 Suppl 4:658. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: pituitary microadenoma: 3-dimensional operative video Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec; 10 Suppl 4:660. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: tuberculum sellae meningioma: 3-dimensional operative video Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec; 10 Suppl 4:659. . View in PubMed
  • Return to system within 30 days of discharge following pediatric non-shunt surgery J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Dec; 14(6):654-61. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: 4 unique cases of craniopharyngioma: 3-dimensional operative video Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec; 10 Suppl 4:657. . View in PubMed
  • Ventricular access device infection rate: a retrospective study and review of the literature Childs Nerv Syst. 2014 Oct; 30(10):1663-70. . View in PubMed
  • 3-dimensional endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: Rathke’s cleft cyst: operative 3-dimensional video Neurosurgery. 2014 Sep; 10 Suppl 3:491; discussion 491. . View in PubMed
  • Acute iatrogenic pancreatitis complicating CT-guided celiac ganglion neurolysis in chronic pancreatitis J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 May; 25(5):803-5. . View in PubMed
  • L-carnitine increases survival in a murine model of severe verapamil toxicity Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Nov; 18(11):1135-40. . View in PubMed
  • Extreme task specificity in writer’s cramp Mov Disord. 2011 Sep; 26(11):2107-9. . View in PubMed
  • Possible differences between the time courses of presynaptic and postsynaptic GABAB mediated inhibition in the human motor cortex Exp Brain Res. 2008 Feb; 184(4):571-7. . View in PubMed