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  • *Black, P. The evolution of neurology. McGill Med J 24:161169, 1955.
  • *Black, P. Changing concepts of Bright's disease. McGill Med J 25:5564, 1956.
  • *Walker, A.E. and Black, P. Heroic treatment of acute head injuries. Amer Surgeon 26:184-188, 1960.
  • *Black, P. and Myers, R.E. A neurological investigation of eye-hand control in the chimpanzee. In: Functions of the Corpus Callosum, Ciba Foundation Study Group, No. 20, ed. E.G. Ettlinger, London: J. and A. Churchill, pp. 47-59, 1965.
  • *Black, P., Millenson, J.R., Cianci, S.N., and Spyropoulos, P. A technique for the study of analgesic properties of intracranial stimulation. In: Proceedings, Symposium on Biomedical Engineering. Marquette University, Milwaukee Wisconsin 1:304-306, 1966.
  • *Cianci, S.N. and Black, P. Differential recovery of delayed response function following bifrontal ablation. In: Frontal Lobes and Regulation of Behavior, Symposium 10, International Congress of Psychology, pp. 62-65, Moscow, USSR, 1966.
  • *Black, P., Cianci, S.N., Spyropoulos, P., and Maser, J. Methodological Considerations in the Behavioral Analysis of LSD Induced Behavior. Final report. U.S. Army Edgewood Arsenal Contract No. DA18035AML253(A). Available from Clearing House for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Virginia 22151, 23 pp., 1966.
  • Black, P., Cianci, S.N. Maser, J.D., and Spyropoulos, P. Effects of LSD25 on a variety of delayed response tasks in the monkey. In: Proc Contractors' Conference on Behavioral Sciences, ed. C.C. Burdhis, Oct. 1415, 1965. Special Publication EASP 100111. Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland, pp. 105-116, 1967.
  • *Cianci, S.N., Black, P., Maser, J., and Spyropoulos, P. Differential recovery of delayed response function following frontal ablation in the monkey. Exper Neurol 17:381-388, 1967.
  • *Black, P. and Myers, R.E. Brainstem mediation of visual perception in a higher primate. Trans Amer Neurol Assn 93:191-193, 1968.
  • *Black, P. and Myers, R.E. Behavioral studies in the commissure-sectioned chimpanzee: Interhemispheric transfer of visual information. Recent Advances in Primatology, Basel: Karger, 3:64-67, 1969.
  • *Cianci, S.N., Black, P., and Markowitz, R.S. Effects of orbitofrontal ablations on delayed response in monkeys. Proceedings 77th Annual Convention, American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C. pp. 191-192, 1969.
  • *Black, P., Cianci, S.N., and Markowitz, R.S. Question of transcollosal facilitation of motor recovery: Stroke implications. Trans Amer Neurol Assoc 95:207-210, 1970.
  • *Black, P., Blumer, D., Wellner, A., Jeffries, J.J., and Walker, A.E. An interdisciplinary prospective study of head trauma in children. In: Physical Trauma as an Etiological Agent in Mental Retardation. Proceedings of a Conference on the Etiology of Mental Retardation, Oct. 1968, Omaha, Nebraska, eds. C.R. Angle and E.A. Bering, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.
  • *Black, P., Blumer, D., Wellner, A., and Walker, A.E. The head-injured child: Time-course of recovery, with implications for rehabilitation. In: Head Injuries: Proceedings of an International Symposium. pp. 131-137. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 1971.
  • *Black, P. and Markowitz, R.S. Experimental spinal cord injury in monkey: Comparison of steroids and local hypothermia. Surgical Forum 22:409-411, 1971.
  • *Black, P., Cianci, S.N., and Markowitz, R.S. Differential recovery of proximal and distal motor power after cortical lesions. Trans Amer Neurol Assoc 96:173-177, 1971.
  • *Black, P., Uematsu, S., Perovic, M., and Walker, A.E. Carotid-cavernous fistula: A technique for occlusion of fistula with preservation of carotid blood flow. Trans Amer Neurol Assoc 96:205-208, 1971.
  • *Alonso, W.A., Black, P., Connor, G.H., and Uematsu, S. Transoral transpalatal approach for resection of clival chordoma. Laryngoscope 81:1626-1631, 1971.
  • *Black, P., Cianci, S.N., and Markowitz, R.S. Alleviation of pain by hypothalamic stimulation in the monkey. Confin Neurol 34:374-381, 1972.
  • *Black, P., Shepard, R.H., and Walker, A.E. A prospective study of posttraumatic seizures in children. Trans Amer Neurol Assoc 97:226-229, 1972.
  • *Black, P., Uematsu, S., Perovic, M., and Walker, A.E. Carotid-cavernous fistula: A technique for occlusion of fistula with preservation of carotid blood flow. J Neurosurg 38:113-118, 1973.
  • Black, P. Editor, Newsletter, Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Vols. 22 and 23: 1972-74.
  • *Black, P., Graybill, J.R., and Charache, P. Penetration of brain abscess by systemically administered antibiotics. J Neurosurg 38:505-510, 1973.
  • Black, P. Neurosurgical aspects of epilepsy in childhood and adolescence. Pediatric Annals 2:57-80, 1973.
  • *Black, P. and Cooper, M. Posterior fossa cyst demonstrated by isotope cisternography. Case report. J Nuclear Med 14:12, 944-946, 1973.
  • *Kato, M., Ueno, H., and Black, P. Regional cerebral blood flow of the main visual pathways during photic stimulation of the retina in intact and splitbrain monkeys. Exper Neurol 42:65-77, 1974.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., and Cianci, S.N. In search of the motor engram: A behavioral study of somatotopic localization in motor cortex of monkey. Trans Amer Neurol Assn 99:188-190, 1974.
  • *Black, P., Uematsu, S., and Walker, A.E. Stereotaxic hypothalamotomy for control of violent, aggressive behavior: Preliminary observations. Confin Neurol 37:187-188, 1975.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., and Cianci, S.N. Recovery of motor function after lesions in motor cortex of monkey. In: Outcome of Severe Injury to the Central Nervous System, ed. D. Fitzsimons, Ciba Foundation, Vol. 34. Elsevier: Amsterdam, pp. 215-226, 1975.
  • *Cianci, S.N., Black, P., Maser, J., and Speros, P. Delayed response capability after prefrontal ablation: A comparison of tasks and task circumstance. Internat J Neuroscience 6:273-278, 1976.
  • *Campbell, J.N., Black, P., and Ostrow, P.T. Sarcoid of the cauda equina. Case report. J Neurosurg 47:109-112, 1977.
  • *Black, P. Perspectives in international neurosurgery: Editorial introduction. Neurosurgery 1:160, 1977.
  • *Black, P. Symposium moderator: The foreign medical graduate (FMG) and U.S. immigration policy. Neurosurgery 2:287-295, 1978.
  • *Black, P. Introduction: Neurosurgical training of the foreign medical graduate and U.S. immigration policy. In Symposium: The foreign medical graduate (FMG) and U.S. immigration policy. Neurosurgery 2:288, 1978.
  • *Patrick, B.S. and Black, P. Impact of the new U.S. immigration law (P.L. 94484) on neurosurgical training programs: Recommended changes in the law. In Symposium: The foreign medical graduate (FMG) and U.S. immigration policy. Neurosurgery 2:294-295, 1978.
  • *Black, P., Shepard, R.H., and Markowitz, R.S. Spinal cord injury in the monkey: Rate of cord cooling and temperature gradient during local hypothermia. Neurosurgery 5:585-587, 1979.
  • *Black, P. Management of cancer pain: An overview. Neurosurgery 5:507-518, 1979.
  • *Black, P. Brain metastasis: Current status and recommended guidelines for management. Neurosurgery 5:617-631, 1979.
  • *Black, P. Spinal metastasis: Current status and recommended guidelines for management. Neurosurgery 5:726-746, 1979.
  • Black, P. Recognizing and treating spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage. Drug Therapy (hosp.) 5:41-52, 1980.
  • *Le Frock, J.L., Molavi, A., Smith, B., Black, P., Rosenberg, M., Rolston, K., Brodner, R.A., Chandrasekar, P., Henao, L., and Kannangara, D.W. Effectiveness of cefotaxime in gramnegative meningitis. Neurosurgery 15:679-682, 1984.
  • *Brill, C.B., Jarath, V., and Black, P. Occipital interhemispheric acute subdural hematoma treated by lambdoid suture tap. Neurosurgery 16:247-251, 1985.
  • *Black, P. International aspects of neurosurgical training. Neurosurgery 17:143-145, 1985.
  • *Goodman, R.M., Wachs, K., Keller, S., and Black, P. Spontaneous spinal cord "injury potential" in the rat. Neurosurgery 17:757-759, 1985.
  • *Black, P. Neurosurgical management of cancer pain. Sem Onco 12:438-444, 1985.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., Cooper, V., Mechanic, A., Kushner, H., Damjanov, I., and Wachs, K. Models of spinal cord injury: Part 1. Static load technique. Neurosurgery 19:752-762, 1986.
  • *Kushner, H., Markowitz, R.S., Mechanic, A., and Black, P. Models of spinal cord injury: Part 2. A mathematical model. Neurosurgery 19:763-766, 1986.
  • *Wakisaka, S., Iguchi T., Nakagaki, H., Tanaka, A., Black, P., O'Neill, R.R., and Caveness, W.F. Directional character of spreading of vasogenic cerebral edema after radiation damage in rhesus monkeys, and effects of removal of the primary lesion. Fukuoka Acta Med 77(10):564-573, 1986.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., Keller, S., Wachs, K., Gillespie, J., and Finkelstein, S.D. Naloxone and experimental spinal cord injury: Part 1. High-dose administration in a static-load compression model. Neurosurgery 19:905-908, 1986.
  • *Damjanov, I. and Black, P. Lectin binding sites on the luminal surface of ependymal cells of the rat spinal cord: Implications for neuropathological investigation. Neurosurgery 20:722-725, 1987.
  • *Black, P., Mechanic, A., and Markowitz, R.S. CT-guided stereotaxic biopsy of brain tumors: New technology for an old problem. Am J Clin Oncol 10:285-288, 1987.
  • *Strayer, D.R., Weisband, J. Carter, W.A., Black, P., Nidzgorski, F., and Cook, A.W. Growth of astrocytomas in the human tumor clonogenic assay and sensitivity to mismatched dsRNA and interferons. Am J Clin Oncol 10:281-284, 1987.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., Damjanov, I., Finkelstein, S.D., Kushner, H., Gillespie, J., and Feldman, M. Models of spinal cord injury: Part 3. Dynamic load technique. Neurosurgery 22:51-60, 1988.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., Finkelstein, S.D., McMonagle-Strucko, K., and Gillespie, J. Experimental spinal cord injury: Effect of a calcium channel antagonist (nicardipine). Neurosurgery 22:61-65, 1988.
  • *Hand, C.M., Vender, J.R., Black, P. Chemotherapy in experimental brain tumor, Part 1: In vitro colorimetric MTT assay. J Neuro-Oncology 36:1-6, 1988.
  • *Nanda, A., Liwnicz, B., Atkinson, B.F., Sela, B., Takahashi, H., Belser, P., Black, P., Koprowski, H., and Herlyn, D. Monoclonal antibodies with cytotoxic reactivities against human gliomas. J Neurosurg 71:892-897, 1989.
  • Black, P., Finkelstein, S.D., Hand, C.M., Johnson, D.D., and Markowitz, R.S. Timing of transplantation for spinal cord injury. Rehabilitation R&D Progress Reports, Veterans Administration, 1989, p. 97-98.
  • *Black, P., Nair, S., McCormack, T.M., and Carey, M.E. Management of spinal infections. Contemporary Neurosurgery 12(20):18, 1990.
  • *Karlsson, U., Black, P., Nair, S., Yablon, J.S., and Brady, L.W. Radical proposal for the treatment of malignant astrocytoma. Am J Clin Oncol 14(1):75-79, 1991.
  • *Black, P., Markowitz, R.S., Gillespie, J.A., and Finkelstein, S.D. Naloxone and experimental spinal cord injury: Effect of varying dose and intensity of injury. J Neurotrauma 8(2):157-171, 1991.
  • *Ford, J.C., Jara, H., Hackney, D.B., Joseph, P.M., Hand, C., Black, P., and Markowitz, R.S. High-resolution diffusion-sensitive MR imaging of rat spinal cord injury. JMRI 1(2): 202, 1991.
  • *Brady, L.W., Miyamoto, C., Woo, D.V., Rackover, M., Emrich, J., Bender, H., Dadparvar, S., Steplewski, Z., Koprowski, H., Black, P., Lazzaro, B., Nair, S., McCormack, T.M., Nieves, J., Morabito, M., and Eshleman, J. Malignant astrocytomas treated with iodine-125 labeled monoclonal antibody-425 against epidermal growth factor receptor: A Phase II trial. Int J Radiation Oncology Biol Phys 22(1):225-230, 1991.
  • *Jordan, J.P., Hand, C.M., Markowitz, R.S., and Black, P. Test for chemotherapeutic sensitivity of cerebral gliomas: Use of colorimetric MTT assay. J NeuroOncology 14(1):19-35, 1992.
  • *Ford, J.C., Hackney, D.B., Alsop, D.C., Jara, H., Joseph, P.M., Tabor, S.L., Hand, C.M., Markowitz, R.S., and Black, P. MRI characterization of anisotropic water self-diffusion in experimental spinal cord injury. JMRI 3(P): 382, 1993.
  • *Nair, S., Vender, J., McCormack, T.M., and Black, P. Renal osteodystrophy of the cervical spine: Neurosurgical implications. Neurosurgery 33(3):349-355, 1993.
  • *Yablon, J.S., Lantner, H.J., McCormack, T.M., Nair, S., Barker, E., and Black, P. Clinical experience with a fiberoptic intracranial pressure monitor. J Clin Monit 9(3):171-175, 1993.
  • *Nair, S., Giannakopoulos, G., Granick, M., Solomon, M., McCormack, T.M., and Black, P. Surgical management of radiated scalp in patients with recurrent glioma. Neurosurgery 34(1):103-107, 1994.
  • *Ford, J.C., Hackney, D.B., Joseph, P.M., Phelan, M., Alsop, D.C., Tabor, S.L., Hand, C.M., Markowitz, R.S., and Black, P. A method for in vivo high resolution MRI of rat spinal cord injury. Magn Reson Med 31(2):218-223, 1994.
  • *Hackney, D.B., Finkelstein, S.D., Hand, C.M., Markowitz, R.S., and Black, P. Postmortem magnetic resonance imaging of experimental spinal cord injury: magnetic resonance findings versus in vivo functional deficit. Neurosurgery 35(6):1104-11, 1994.
  • *Finkelstein, S.D., Black, P., Nowak, T.P., Hand, C.M., Christensen, S., and Finch, P.W. Histological characteristics and expression of acidic and basic fibroblast growth factor genes in intracerebral xenogeneic transplants of human glioma cells. Neurosurgery 34(1):136-143, 1994.
  • *Hackney, D.B., Ford, J.C., Markowitz, R.S., Hand, C.M., Joseph, P.M., and Black, P. Experimental spinal cord injury: Imaging the acute lesion. AJNR 15(5):960-961, 1994.
  • *Hackney, D.B., Ford, J.C., Markowitz, R.S., Hand, C.M., Joseph, P.M., and Black, P. Experimental spinal cord injury: MR correlation to intensity of injury. J Comp Assist Tomog 18(3):357-362, 1994.
  • *Ford, J.C., Hackney, D.B., Alsop, D.C., Jara, H., Joseph, P.M., Hand, C.M., and Black, P. MRI characterization of diffusion coefficients in a rat spinal cord injury model. Mag Reson Med 31(5):488-494, 1994.
  • *Shektman, A., Granick, M.S., Solomon, M.P., Black, P., and Nair, S. Management of infected laminectomy wounds. Neurosurgery 35(2):307-309, 1994.
  • *Slizofski, W.J., Krishna, L., Katsetos, C.D., Black, P., Miyamoto, C., Brown, S.J., Vender, J., Chevres, A., Kahn, A., McEwan J, and Dadparvar, S. Thallium imaging for brain tumors with results measured by a semiquantitative index and correlated with histopathology. Cancer 74(12):3190-3197, 1994.
  • *Slizofski, W.J., Krishna, L., Brown, S., Black, P., Miyamoto, C., Dadparvar, S., Kahn, A., Mckewan J. 99mTc HMPAO brain tumor imaging. Radiology 193:164, 1994.
  • *Miyamoto, C., Brady, L.W., Rackover, M., Emrich, J., Class, R., Bender, H., Dadparvar, S., Woo, D., Young, T., Eshleman, J., Dilling, T., Micaily, B., Steplewski, Z., Koprowski, H., Black, P., Nair, S., McCormack, T. Utilization of 125-I monoclonal antibody in the management of primary glioblastoma multiforme. Radiation Oncology Investigations 3:126-132, 1995.
  • *Seegenschmiedt, M.H., Karlsson U.L., Black, P., Brady, L.W. Termoradiotherapy for brain tumors. Three cases of recurrent malignant astrocytoma and review of clinical experience. American J Clini Oncol 18:510-518, 1995.
  • *Vender, J.R., Hand, C.M., Sedor, D.J., Tabor, S.L., and Black, P. Oxygen saturation monitoring in experimental surgery: A comparison of pulse oximetry and arterial blood gas measurement. Laboratory Animal Science 45(2):211-215, 1995.
  • *Vender, J.R., Black, P., Natter, H.M., and Katsetos, C.D. Post-anesthesia uncal herniation secondary to a previously unsuspected temporal glioma. Journal of Forensic Sciences 40(5):898-900, 1995.
  • *Hand, C.M., Vender, J.R., and Black, P. Chemotherapy in experimental brain tumor, part I: In-vitro colorimetric MTT assay. J Neurooncol 36(1):1-6, 1998.
  • *Black, P., Hand, C.M., Vender, J.R., Lehmann, J., and Finkelstein, S.D. Chemotherapy in experimental brain tumor, part II: Pretreatment with leukotriene C4 prolongs survival. J Neuro-Oncol 36(1): 7-19, 1998.
  • *Black, P. Management of malignant glioma: Role of surgery in relation to multimodality therapy. J Neurovirol 4: 227-236, 1998.
  • *Black, P. Cerebrospinal fluid leaks following spinal or posterior fossa surgery: Use of fat grafts for prevention and repair. Neurosurg Focus 9 (1): Article 4, 2000.
  • *Black, P. Laminotomy/medial facet approach in the excision of thoracic disc herniation. Neurosurg Focus 9(4):Article 6, 2000.
  • *Azizi, A., Black, P., Miyamoto, C., Croul, S.E. Treatment of malignant astrocytomas with repetitive resections: A longitudinal study. IMAJ 3:1-4, 2001.
  • *Black, P. Cerebrospinal fluid leaks following spinal surgery; use of fat grafts for prevention and repair J Neurosurgery (Spine ) 96:250-252, 2002.
  • *Emrich, J.G., Brady, LW., Quang, TS., Class, R., Mityamoto, C., Black,P., and Rodeck, U. Radioiodinated (I-125) monoclonal antibody-425 in the treatment of high grade glioma patients. Ten-year synopisis of a novel treatment. Am J Clin Oncol (CCT) 25 (6): 541-546, 2002.
  • *Koenigsberg, R.A., Black, P., Faro, S., Rykken, J. Lumbar disc pseudotumor: An unusual presentation of lumbar spine fracture and stenosis. AJNR 23(10): 1662-1664, 2002.
  • *Black, P. Spinal vascular malformations: an historical perspective. Neurosurg Focus 21 (6): E11, 1-7, 2006.