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Frederick George Barker II, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Frederick Barker and William Curry.
Connection Strength

4.085
  1. Curry WT, Carter BS, Barker FG. Racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities in patient outcomes after craniotomy for tumor in adult patients in the United States, 1988-2004. Neurosurgery. 2010 Mar; 66(3):427-37; discussion 437-8.
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    Score: 0.485
  2. Curry WT, Barker FG. Racial, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in the treatment of brain tumors. J Neurooncol. 2009 May; 93(1):25-39.
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    Score: 0.458
  3. Curry WT, Butler WE, Barker FG. Rapidly rising incidence of cerebrospinal fluid shunting procedures for idiopathic intracranial hypertension in the United States, 1988-2002. Neurosurgery. 2005 Jul; 57(1):97-108; discussion 97-108.
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    Score: 0.351
  4. Curry WT, McDermott MW, Carter BS, Barker FG. Craniotomy for meningioma in the United States between 1988 and 2000: decreasing rate of mortality and the effect of provider caseload. J Neurosurg. 2005 Jun; 102(6):977-86.
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    Score: 0.349
  5. Choi BD, Lee DK, Yang JC, Ayinon CM, Lee CK, Maus D, Carter BS, Barker FG, Jones PS, Nahed BV, Cahill DP, See RB, Simon MV, Curry WT. Receptor tyrosine kinase gene amplification is predictive of intraoperative seizures during glioma resection with functional mapping. J Neurosurg. 2019 03 29; 1-7.
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    Score: 0.227
  6. Jones PS, Carroll KT, Koch M, DiCesare JAT, Reitz K, Frosch M, Barker FG, Cahill DP, Curry WT. Isocitrate Dehydrogenase Mutations in Low-Grade Gliomas Correlate With Prolonged Overall Survival in Older Patients. Neurosurgery. 2019 02 01; 84(2):519-528.
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    Score: 0.225
  7. Brastianos PK, Shankar GM, Gill CM, Taylor-Weiner A, Nayyar N, Panka DJ, Sullivan RJ, Frederick DT, Abedalthagafi M, Jones PS, Dunn IF, Nahed BV, Romero JM, Louis DN, Getz G, Cahill DP, Santagata S, Curry WT, Barker FG. Dramatic Response of BRAF V600E Mutant Papillary Craniopharyngioma to Targeted Therapy. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016 Feb; 108(2).
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    Score: 0.179
  8. Jones PS, Aghi MK, Muzikansky A, Shih HA, Barker FG, Curry WT. Outcomes and patterns of care in adult skull base chordomas from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Sep; 21(9):1490-6.
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    Score: 0.162
  9. Jones PS, Aghi MK, Muzikansky A, Shih HA, Barker FG, Curry WT. Outcomes and patterns of care in adult skull base chondrosarcomas from the SEER database. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Sep; 21(9):1497-502.
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    Score: 0.162
  10. Aghi MK, Batchelor TT, Louis DN, Barker FG, Curry WT. Decreased rate of infection in glioblastoma patients with allelic loss of chromosome 10q. J Neurooncol. 2009 May; 93(1):115-20.
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    Score: 0.115
  11. Aghi MK, Carter BS, Cosgrove GR, Ojemann RG, Amin-Hanjani S, Martuza RL, Curry WT, Barker FG. Long-term recurrence rates of atypical meningiomas after gross total resection with or without postoperative adjuvant radiation. Neurosurgery. 2009 Jan; 64(1):56-60; discussion 60.
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    Score: 0.112
  12. Farrell CJ, Hoh BL, Pisculli ML, Henson JW, Barker FG, Curry WT. Limitations of diffusion-weighted imaging in the diagnosis of postoperative infections. Neurosurgery. 2008 Mar; 62(3):577-83; discussion 577-83.
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    Score: 0.106
  13. Aghi MK, Eskandar EN, Carter BS, Curry WT, Barker FG. Increased prevalence of obesity and obesity-related postoperative complications in male patients with meningiomas. Neurosurgery. 2007 Oct; 61(4):754-60; discussion 760-1.
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    Score: 0.103
  14. Aghi MK, Eskandar EN, Carter BS, Curry WT, Barker FG. Increased prevalence of obesity and obesity-related postoperative complications in male meningioma patients. Clin Neurosurg. 2007; 54:236-40.
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    Score: 0.097
  15. Aghi MK, Curry WT, Carter B, Barker FG. High Incidence of Obesity and Obesity-related Postoperative Complications in Male Patients with Meningiomas 900. Neurosurgery. 2006 Aug 01; 59(2):487-488.
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    Score: 0.095
  16. Barker FG, Curry WT, Carter BS. Surgery for primary supratentorial brain tumors in the United States, 1988 to 2000: the effect of provider caseload and centralization of care. Neuro Oncol. 2005 Jan; 7(1):49-63.
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    Score: 0.085
  17. Koch MJ, Agarwalla PK, Royce TJ, Shih HA, Oh K, Niemierko A, Mauceri TC, Curry WT, Barker FG, Loeffler JS. Brachytherapy as an Adjuvant for Recurrent Atypical and Malignant Meningiomas. Neurosurgery. 2019 11 01; 85(5):E910-E916.
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    Score: 0.059
  18. Lamba N, Hwang WL, Kim DW, Niemierko A, Marciscano AE, Mehan WA, Benayoun MD, Curry WT, Barker FG, Martuza RL, Dunn IF, Claus E, Bi WL, Aizer AA, Alexander BM, Oh KS, Loeffler JS, Shih HA. Atypical Histopathological Features and the Risk of Treatment Failure in Nonmalignant Meningiomas: A Multi-Institutional Analysis. World Neurosurg. 2020 Jan; 133:e804-e812.
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    Score: 0.059
  19. Fujio S, Juratli TA, Arita K, Hirano H, Nagano Y, Takajo T, Yoshimoto K, Bihun IV, Kaplan AB, Nayyar N, Fink AL, Bertalan MS, Tummala SS, Curry WT, Jones PS, Martinez-Lage M, Cahill DP, Barker FG, Brastianos PK. A Clinical Rule for Preoperative Prediction of BRAF Mutation Status in Craniopharyngiomas. Neurosurgery. 2019 08 01; 85(2):204-210.
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    Score: 0.058
  20. Shankar GM, Kirtane AR, Miller JJ, Mazdiyasni H, Rogner J, Tai T, Williams EA, Higuchi F, Juratli TA, Tateishi K, Koerner MVA, Tummala SS, Fink AL, Penson T, Schmidt SP, Wojtkiewicz GR, Baig A, Francis JM, Rinne ML, Batten JM, Batchelor TT, Brastianos PK, Curry WT, Barker FG, Jordan JT, Iafrate AJ, Chi AS, Lennerz JK, Meyerson M, Langer R, Wakimoto H, Traverso G, Cahill DP. Genotype-targeted local therapy of glioma. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 09 04; 115(36):E8388-E8394.
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    Score: 0.054
  21. Kim D, Niemierko A, Hwang WL, Stemmer-Rachamimov AO, Curry WT, Barker FG, Martuza RL, Oh KS, Loeffler JS, Shih HA. Histopathological prognostic factors of recurrence following definitive therapy for atypical and malignant meningiomas. J Neurosurg. 2018 04; 128(4):1123-1132.
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    Score: 0.050
  22. Shankar GM, Abedalthagafi M, Vaubel RA, Merrill PH, Nayyar N, Gill CM, Brewster R, Bi WL, Agarwalla PK, Thorner AR, Reardon DA, Al-Mefty O, Wen PY, Alexander BM, van Hummelen P, Batchelor TT, Ligon KL, Ligon AH, Meyerson M, Dunn IF, Beroukhim R, Louis DN, Perry A, Carter SL, Giannini C, Curry WT, Cahill DP, Barker FG, Brastianos PK, Santagata S. Germline and somatic BAP1 mutations in high-grade rhabdoid meningiomas. Neuro Oncol. 2017 04 01; 19(4):535-545.
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    Score: 0.050
  23. Hwang WL, Marciscano AE, Niemierko A, Kim DW, Stemmer-Rachamimov AO, Curry WT, Barker FG, Martuza RL, Loeffler JS, Oh KS, Shih HA, Larvie M. Imaging and extent of surgical resection predict risk of meningioma recurrence better than WHO histopathological grade. Neuro Oncol. 2016 06; 18(6):863-72.
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    Score: 0.045
  24. Brastianos PK, Carter SL, Santagata S, Cahill DP, Taylor-Weiner A, Jones RT, Van Allen EM, Lawrence MS, Horowitz PM, Cibulskis K, Ligon KL, Tabernero J, Seoane J, Martinez-Saez E, Curry WT, Dunn IF, Paek SH, Park SH, McKenna A, Chevalier A, Rosenberg M, Barker FG, Gill CM, Van Hummelen P, Thorner AR, Johnson BE, Hoang MP, Choueiri TK, Signoretti S, Sougnez C, Rabin MS, Lin NU, Winer EP, Stemmer-Rachamimov A, Meyerson M, Garraway L, Gabriel S, Lander ES, Beroukhim R, Batchelor TT, Baselga J, Louis DN, Getz G, Hahn WC. Genomic Characterization of Brain Metastases Reveals Branched Evolution and Potential Therapeutic Targets. Cancer Discov. 2015 Nov; 5(11):1164-1177.
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    Score: 0.045
  25. Marciscano AE, Stemmer-Rachamimov AO, Niemierko A, Larvie M, Curry WT, Barker FG, Martuza RL, McGuone D, Oh KS, Loeffler JS, Shih HA. Benign meningiomas (WHO Grade I) with atypical histological features: correlation of histopathological features with clinical outcomes. J Neurosurg. 2016 Jan; 124(1):106-14.
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    Score: 0.044
  26. Shankar GM, Francis JM, Rinne ML, Ramkissoon SH, Huang FW, Venteicher AS, Akama-Garren EH, Kang YJ, Lelic N, Kim JC, Brown LE, Charbonneau SK, Golby AJ, Sekhar Pedamallu C, Hoang MP, Sullivan RJ, Cherniack AD, Garraway LA, Stemmer-Rachamimov A, Reardon DA, Wen PY, Brastianos PK, Curry WT, Barker FG, Hahn WC, Nahed BV, Ligon KL, Louis DN, Cahill DP, Meyerson M. Rapid Intraoperative Molecular Characterization of Glioma. JAMA Oncol. 2015 Aug; 1(5):662-7.
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    Score: 0.044
  27. Shankar GM, Taylor-Weiner A, Lelic N, Jones RT, Kim JC, Francis JM, Abedalthagafi M, Borges LF, Coumans JV, Curry WT, Nahed BV, Shin JH, Paek SH, Park SH, Stewart C, Lawrence MS, Cibulskis K, Thorner AR, Van Hummelen P, Stemmer-Rachamimov AO, Batchelor TT, Carter SL, Hoang MP, Santagata S, Louis DN, Barker FG, Meyerson M, Getz G, Brastianos PK, Cahill DP. Sporadic hemangioblastomas are characterized by cryptic VHL inactivation. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2014 Dec 24; 2:167.
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    Score: 0.042
  28. Gray ST, Lin A, Curry WT, Barker FG, Busse P, Sanan A, Deschler DG, Lin DT. Delayed complications after anterior craniofacial resection of malignant skull base tumors. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2014 Apr; 75(2):110-6.
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    Score: 0.039
  29. Herr MW, Sethi RK, Meier JC, Chambers KJ, Remenschneider A, Chan A, Curry WT, Barker FG, Deschler DG, Lin DT. Esthesioneuroblastoma: an update on the massachusetts eye and ear infirmary and massachusetts general hospital experience with craniofacial resection, proton beam radiation, and chemotherapy. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2014 Feb; 75(1):58-64.
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    Score: 0.039
  30. Jones PS, Dunn GP, Barker FG, Curry WT, Hochberg FH, Cahill DP. Molecular genetics of low-grade gliomas: genomic alterations guiding diagnosis and therapeutic intervention. 11th annual Frye-Halloran Brain Tumor Symposium. Neurosurg Focus. 2013 Feb; 34(2):E9.
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    Score: 0.037
  31. Truong MT, Kamat UR, Liebsch NJ, Curry WT, Lin DT, Barker FG, Loeffler JS, Chan AW. Proton radiation therapy for primary sphenoid sinus malignancies: treatment outcome and prognostic factors. Head Neck. 2009 Oct; 31(10):1297-308.
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    Score: 0.029
  32. Lewis CM, Lin DT, Curry WT, Barker FG, Deschler DG. The use of nasopharyngeal airways for airway diversion in anterior craniofacial resection. Am J Rhinol. 2008 Sep-Oct; 22(5):529-32.
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    Score: 0.027
  33. Nichols AC, Chan AW, Curry WT, Barker FG, Deschler DG, Lin DT. Esthesioneuroblastoma: the massachusetts eye and ear infirmary and massachusetts general hospital experience with craniofacial resection, proton beam radiation, and chemotherapy. Skull Base. 2008 Sep; 18(5):327-37.
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    Score: 0.027
  34. Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Maldonado JL, Williams VL, Curry WT, Rodkey EA, Barker FG, Sloan AE. Racial/ethnic differences in survival among elderly patients with a primary glioblastoma. J Neurooncol. 2007 Nov; 85(2):171-80.
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    Score: 0.025
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.