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Kevin Cockroft

TitleProfessor
InstitutionCollege of Medicine
DepartmentNeurosurgery
Address500 University Drive Hershey PA 17033
Phone7175311279

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PREFERRED TITLE/ROLE:



Physician, Professor of Neurosurgery



EDUCATION:



Fellowship, Interventional/Vascular, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2004) Fellowship, Neurological Surgery, Stanford University Hospital (1998) Residency, Neurological Surgery, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center (1997) Internship, Surgery, General, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center (1992) M.D., Cornell University Medical College (1991)




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  1. Bambakidis NC, Cockroft K, Connolly ES, Amin-Hanjani S, Morcos J, Meyers PM, Alexander MJ, Friedlander RM. Preliminary results of the ARUBA study. Neurosurgery. 2013 Aug; 73(2):E379-81.
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  2. Bogason ET, Patel AS, Cockroft KM. Endovascular embolization by parent artery reconstruction of a symptomatic fusiform posterior cerebral artery aneurysm using Onyx HD-500: a neurointerventional report. J Neuroimaging. 2013 Oct; 23(4):518-22.
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  3. Douds GL, Hellkamp AS, Olson DM, Fonarow GC, Smith EE, Schwamm LH, Cockroft KM. Venous thromboembolism in the get with the guidelines-stroke acute ischemic stroke population: incidence and patterns of prophylaxis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014 Jan; 23(1):123-9.
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  4. Leker RR, Molina C, Cockroft K, Liebeskind DS, Concha M, Shuaib A, De Deyn PP, Burgin WS, Gupta R, Dillon W, Diener HC. Effects of age on outcome in the SENTIS trial: better outcomes in elderly patients. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012; 34(4):263-71.
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  5. Douds GL, Tadzong B, Agarwal AD, Krishnamurthy S, Lehman EB, Cockroft KM. Influence of Fever and hospital-acquired infection on the incidence of delayed neurological deficit and poor outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurol Res Int. 2012; 2012:479865.
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  6. Cockroft KM, Jayaraman MV, Amin-Hanjani S, Derdeyn CP, McDougall CG, Wilson JA. A perfect storm: how a randomized trial of unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations' (ARUBA's) trial design challenges notions of external validity. Stroke. 2012 Jul; 43(7):1979-81.
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  7. Horton TG, Barnes M, Johnson S, Kalapos PC, Link A, Cockroft KM. Feasibility and efficacy of transcranial motor-evoked potential monitoring in neuroendovascular surgery. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Oct; 33(9):1825-31.
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  8. Rizk EB, Patel AS, Stetter CM, Chinchilli VM, Cockroft KM. Impact of tracheostomy timing on outcome after severe head injury. Neurocrit Care. 2011 Dec; 15(3):481-9.
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  9. Horton TG, Kalapos P, Cockroft KM. Brachial artery approach for endovascular treatment of posterior circulation intracranial vascular disease: technique and application in 5 cases. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012 Jan; 21(1):68-74.
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  10. Douds GL, Kalapos P, Cockroft KM. Temporary test occlusion of distal middle cerebral artery using GDC coil. J Neuroimaging. 2010 Apr; 20(2):183-6.
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  11. Cockroft KM. Unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations should be treated conservatively: no. Stroke. 2007 Dec; 38(12):3310-1.
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  12. Krishnamurthy S, Kelleher JP, Lehman EB, Cockroft KM. Effects of tobacco dose and length of exposure on delayed neurological deterioration and overall clinical outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2007 Sep; 61(3):475-80; discussion 480-1.
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  13. Birknes JK, Hwang SK, Pandey AS, Cockroft K, Dyer AM, Benitez RP, Veznedaroglu E, Rosenwasser RH. Feasibility and limitations of endovascular coil embolization of anterior communicating artery aneurysms: morphological considerations. Neurosurgery. 2006 Jul; 59(1):43-52; discussion 43-52.
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  14. Cockroft KM. Unruptured cerebral arteriovenous malformations: to treat or not to treat. Stroke. 2006 May; 37(5):1148-9.
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  15. Cockroft KM, Rosenwasser RH. Cerebrovascular-endovascular. Prog Neurol Surg. 2006; 19:107-22.
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  16. Bowman G, Bonneau RH, Chinchilli VM, Tracey KJ, Cockroft KM. A novel inhibitor of inflammatory cytokine production (CNI-1493) reduces rodent post-hemorrhagic vasospasm. Neurocrit Care. 2006; 5(3):222-9.
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  17. Cockroft KM, Hwang SK, Rosenwasser RH. Endovascular treatment of cerebral arteriovenous malformations: indications, techniques, outcome, and complications. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2005 Apr; 16(2):367-80, x.
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  18. Cheung A, Telaghani CK, Wang J, Yang Q, Mosher TJ, Reichwein RK, Cockroft KM. Neurological recovery after decompressive craniectomy for massive ischemic stroke. Neurocrit Care. 2005; 3(3):216-23.
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  19. Steinberg GK, Ogilvy CS, Shuer LM, Connolly ES, Solomon RA, Lam A, Kassell NF, Baker CJ, Giannotta SL, Cockroft KM, Bell-Stephens TE, Allgren RL. Comparison of endovascular and surface cooling during unruptured cerebral aneurysm repair. Neurosurgery. 2004 Aug; 55(2):307-14; discussion 314-5.
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  20. Bowman G, Dixit S, Bonneau RH, Chinchilli VM, Cockroft KM. Neutralizing antibody against interleukin-6 attenuates posthemorrhagic vasospasm in the rat femoral artery model. Neurosurgery. 2004 Mar; 54(3):719-25; discussion 725-6.
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  21. Cockroft KM. Hemicraniectomy after massive hemispheric cerebral infarction: are we ready for a prospective randomised controlled trial? J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2004 Feb; 75(2):179-80.
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  22. Rosenwasser RH, Cockroft KM. Part I: Clip versus coil: options in the management of ruptured intracranial aneurysms. Clin Neurosurg. 2004; 51:281-9.
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  23. Liu AY, Lopez JR, Do HM, Steinberg GK, Cockroft K, Marks MP. Neurophysiological monitoring in the endovascular therapy of aneurysms. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003 Sep; 24(8):1520-7.
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  24. Krishnamurthy S, Tong D, McNamara KP, Steinberg GK, Cockroft KM. Early carotid endarterectomy after ischemic stroke improves diffusion/perfusion mismatch on magnetic resonance imaging: report of two cases. Neurosurgery. 2003 Jan; 52(1):238-41; discussion 242.
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  25. Cockroft KM, Carew JF, Trost D, Fraser RA. Delayed epistaxis resulting from external carotid artery injury requiring embolization: a rare complication of transsphenoidal surgery: case report. Neurosurgery. 2000 Jul; 47(1):236-9.
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  26. Cockroft KM, Marks MP, Steinberg GK. Planned direct dual-modality treatment of complex broad-necked intracranial aneurysms: four technical case reports. Neurosurgery. 2000 Jan; 46(1):226-30; discussion 230-1.
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  27. Cockroft KM, Thompson RC, Steinberg GK. Aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 1998 Jul; 9(3):565-76.
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  28. Meistrell ME, Botchkina GI, Wang H, Di Santo E, Cockroft KM, Bloom O, Vishnubhakat JM, Ghezzi P, Tracey KJ. Tumor necrosis factor is a brain damaging cytokine in cerebral ischemia. Shock. 1997 Nov; 8(5):341-8.
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  29. Cockroft KM, Meistrell M, Zimmerman GA, Risucci D, Bloom O, Cerami A, Tracey KJ. Cerebroprotective effects of aminoguanidine in a rodent model of stroke. Stroke. 1996 Aug; 27(8):1393-8.
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  30. Zimmerman GA, Meistrell M, Bloom O, Cockroft KM, Bianchi M, Risucci D, Broome J, Farmer P, Cerami A, Vlassara H, et al. Neurotoxicity of advanced glycation endproducts during focal stroke and neuroprotective effects of aminoguanidine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995 Apr 25; 92(9):3744-8.
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