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Dr. Joseph C. Watson

Dr. Joseph C. Watson

University of California, USA

Associate Professor
 

Email: joseph.watson@inova.org

 

Qualifications

1997-1998  Ph.D., National Institutes of Health, Bethesda , USA

1987-1991  M.D., University of California, San Diego, La Jolla CA, USA

1983-1987  B.Sc, Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Palo Alto CA, USA

 

Publications(Selected)

  1. "Beneficial effects of the TRH analog CG-3703 on hypotension and neurological deficit caused by traumatic brain injury in rats.” McIntosh TK, Watson JC, Fernyak S, Faden AI; Circulatory Shock. 1987; 21(4): 376.
  2. "Mitral valve prolapse and ischemic stroke in the young.” Rothrock J, Dittrich H, Fleck RP, Blackie AR, Watson JC; Circulation 1988; 78(4) (supl. 2).
  3. "A comparison of the cerebral protective effects of isoflurane and mild hypothermia in a model of incomplete forebrain ischemia in the rat.” Sano T, Drummond JC, Patel PM, Watson JC, Cole DJ; Anesthesiology 1992 Feb.; 76(2): 221-8.
  4. "An assessment of the cerebral protective effects of etomidate in a model of incomplete forebrain ischemia in the rat.” Watson JC, Drummond JC, Patel P, Sano T, Akrawi W; Neurosurgery 1992 Apr.; 30(4): 540-4.
  5. "A brief history of scalping in Virginia.” Watson JC; Journal of Neurosurgery 1996; 84(2): 364A. (Abstract).
  6. "Excitotoxic damage in neurotrauma: fact or fiction.” Di X, Harpold T, Watson JC, Bullock MR; Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience 1996; 9: 231-41.
  7. "Lactate, a biochemical marker of ischemic brain damage” Di X, Watson JC; Doppenberg EMR; Rice MR; Corwin F; Bullock MR; Journal of Neurotrauma 1996; 13: 619 (Abstract).
  8. "Neuroprotection in acute neurological disease. Trauma to the brain and spinal cord.” Watson JC, Bullock MR; in Neuroprotection in CNS Diseases” P.R. Bär, ed.; Marcel Dekker, Inc. (New York), 1997.
  9. "Hyperactive pectoralis reflex as an indicator of upper cervical spinal cord compression” Watson JC, Broaddus WC; Smith MM; Kubal WS; Journal of Neurosurgery 1997; 86: 159-61.
  10. "The rationale for, and effects of oxygen delivery enhancement to ischemic brain in a feline model of human stroke” Doppenberg EMR, Bullock MR, Watson JC; Zauner A; Annuals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1997; 825:241-57.
  11. "The effects of the allosteric modification of hemoglobin upon brain oxygen and infarct size in a feline model of stroke” Watson JC; Doppenberg EMR; Bullock MR; Zauner A; Rice MR; Abraham D; Young, HF; Stroke 1997; 28: 1624-30.
  12. "Percutaneous approaches to lumbar discectomy” Smith MM, Watson JC; In Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management Benzel, EG ed. Chapter 29, Churchill Livingtone (New York), pp. 401-7, 1998.
  13. "Minimally invasive spine decompression and stabilization” Smith MM, Watson JC; Baldwin N. In Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management Benzel, EG ed. Chapter 66; Churchill Livingtone (New York), pp. 897-903, 1998.
  14. "Intra-operative monitoring of substrate delivery during aneurysm and hematoma surgery: initial experience in 16 patients” Doppenberg EMR, Watson JC, Broaddus WC; Holloway KL; Young HF; Bullock MR; Journal of Neurosurgery 1997; 87:809-16.
  15. "The effect of CP101,606, a novel NR2B subunit antagonist of the NMDA receptor, upon the volume of ischemic brain damage and cytotoxic brain edema following middle cerebral artery occlusion in the feline brain” Di X, Bullock MR, Watson JC; Fatouros P; Chenard B; White F; Corwin F; Stroke 1997; 28:2244-51.
  16. "Determination of the ischemic threshold for brain oxygen tension” Doppenberg EMR, Zauner A, Watson JC; Bullock MR; Acta Neurochirurgica [Suppl] (Wein) 1998; 71:166-9.
  17. "Evaluation of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) as an in vivo surrogate marker of neuroprotective effect for ischemic brain damage” Di X, Watson JC, Choi S, Fatouros P, Bullock MR; Journal of Neurovascular Disease 1998; 3:9-15.
  18. "Intracarotid nitric oxide (NO) donor reduces infarct volume after ischemia and reperfusion in the rat” Rak R, Watson JC; Pluta R; Oldfield EH, Neurosurgery, 1998; 43: 711 (Abstract).
  19. "The feasibility of screening for unruptured intracranial aneurysms” Watson JC, Bannan PE, Bullock MR; Journal of Neurovascular Disease 1998; 3: 153-63.
  20. "Localization of pituitary adenomas with intraoperative ultrasound in patients with Cushing’s disease and negative pituitary MRI” Watson JC; Shawker TH; Nieman LK; DeVroom HL; Doppman JL; Oldfield EH; Journal of Neurosurgery 1998; 89: 27-32.
  21. "The surgical management of spinal dural vascular malformations” Watson JC; Oldfield EH, In Neurosurgery Clinics of North America Marsh, WR ed., Jan. 1999.
  22. "True fungal mycotic aneurysm of the basilar artery: a clinical and surgical dilemma” Watson JC; Myseros JS; Bullock MR; Cerebrovascular Disease 1999; 9: 50-53.
  23. "Ectopic parasellar microadenoma in Cushing’s disease” Pluta R; Nieman L; Doppman JL; Watson JC; Tresser N; Katz DA; Oldfield EH; Journal of Clinical Endocrinology Metabolism 1999; 84:2912-23.
  24. "Spinal epidural lipomatosis in a patient with ectopic ACTH-syndrome” Koch CA; Doppman JL; Watson JC; Patronas NJ; Nieman LK; New England Journal of Medicine 1999; 28:1399-400.
  25. "Neurosurgical implications of Carney complex” Watson JC, Stratakis CA, Bryant-Greenwood PK, Koch CA, Kirschner LS, Nguyen T, Carney JA, Oldfield EH; Journal of Neurosurgery 2000; 92:413-8.
  26. "Neuroprotection by the stable nitroxide Tempol during reperfusion in a rat model of transient focal ischemia” Rak R, Chao DL, Pluta RM, Mitchell JB, Oldfield EH, Watson JC; Journal of Neurosurgery 2000; 92: 646-51.
  27. "Resection of suprasellar tumors by using a modified transsphenoidal approach. Report of four cases” Kouri JG, Chen MY, Watson JC, Oldfield EH; Journal of Neurosurgery 2000; 92: 1028-35.
  28. "Effects of nitric oxide on reactive oxygen species production and infarction size after brain reperfusion injury” Pluta RM, Rak R, Wink DA, Woodward JJ, Khaldi A, Oldfield EH; Watson JC; Neurosurgery 2001; 48: 884-92.
  29. "Real time detection of vascular occlusion and reperfusion of the brain during surgery with infrared imaging” Watson JC, Gorbach AM, Pluta, RM, Rak R, Heiss JD, Oldfield EH; Journal of Neurosurgery 2002, 96: 918-23.
  30. "Neuroprotection by the stable nitroxide 3-carbamoyl-proxyl during reperfusion in a rat model of transient focal ischemia. Hu G, Lyeth BG, Zhao X, Mitchell JB, Watson JC;Journal of Neurosurgery 2003, 98: 393-396.
  31. "The Intriguing Encounters of Pavlov and Cushing”. Shahlaie K, Watson JC, Benson DR; Journal of Neurosurgery 2004, 100:568-571.
  32. "Simultaneous symptomatic Rathke’s cleft cyst and GH secreting pituitary adenoma:A case report” Bader LJ, Carter KD, Latchaw RE, Ellis WG, Wexler JA, Watson JC; Pituitary 7: 39-44, 2004.
  33. "Minimally invasive spine decompression and stabilization” Smith MM, Watson JC; Baldwin N. In Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management Benzel, EG ed. Chapter 95; Churchill Livingstone (New York), pp. 1267-74, 2004.
  34. "Percutaneous approaches to lumbar discectomy” Smith MM, Watson JC, Maroon JC; In Spine Surgery: techniques, complication avoidance and management Benzel, EG ed. Chapter 50, Churchill Livingstone (New York), pp. 619-26, 2004.
  35. "Cushing’s disease” Watson JC, Oldfield EH, In Schmidek and Sweet’s Operative Neurosurgical Techniques: Indications, Methods, and Results, 5th ed, edited by Henry H Schmidek, 2005.
  36. "Pituitary Apoplexy Associated with Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysm and Aberrant Blood Supply: Case Report” Kiarash Shahlaie, M.D., Joffre E. Olaya, B.A., Jonathan Hartman, M.D., Watson JC; Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 13(10): 1057-62, 2006.
  37. "Basilar Skull Fracture: A Risk Factor for Transverse/Sigmoid Venous Sinus Obstruction” Zhao X; Rizzo A; Fakhry S; Watson JC; Journal of Neurotrauma, February 2008.
  38. "Functional pathway mapping of human glioblastoma multiforme and brain metastases for patient tailored therapy” Khalil, M; Wulfkuhle, J; Fillmore, H; Deng, J; Liotta, L; Petricoin, E III; Watson, JC; and Broaddus, W;Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition).Vol 27, No 15S (May 20 Supplement), 2009: 2076.
  39. "Charles Edouard Brown-Séquard’s departure from the Medical College of Virginia: Incompatible science or incompatible social views in pre-Civil War Southern United States”, Ho S; Watson JC; World Neurosurgery, 75 {5/6}: 750-753, 2011.
  40. "Development and Implementation of Array Technologies for Proteomics: Clinical Implications and Applications” Wulfkuhle, J; Khalil, M; Watson, J; Liotta, L; Petricoin, E., pp. 77-95. In Molecular and Translational Medicine: Targeted Therapies, edited by Daniel Gioli, 2011.
  41. "Cushing’s disease” Watson JC, Oldfield EH, In Schmidek and Sweet’s Operative Neurosurgical Techniques: Indications, Methods, and Results, 6th ed, edited by Henry H Schmidek, 2011.
  42. "Spontaneous rupture, disappearance, and re-accumulation of a Rathke’s Cleft Cyst”, Maniec, K; Watson, J; Case Reports in Endocrinology, 2011.Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 549262, doi:10.1155/2011/549262.
  43. "Chronic subdural hematomas: the best surgical option is a burr hole washout” Maniec, K; Shelburne, C; Pullarkat, R; Watson, JC: submitted J Trauma 2012.