Jonathan Breshears

TitleResident Physician
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
DepartmentNeurological Surgery
Address675 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco CA 94158
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    Sensorimotor transformations in phonological working memory
    NIH/NIDCD F32DC014624Jul 9, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Dichter BK, Breshears J, Leonard MK, Chang EF. The Control of Vocal Pitch in Human Laryngeal Motor Cortex. Cell. 2018 Jun 28; 174(1):21-31.e9. PMID: 29958109.
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    2. Southwell DG, Breshears J, Lyon WR, McDermott MW. A Method for Cranial Nerve XI Silencing During Surgery of the Foramen Magnum Region: Technical Case Report. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2018 May 18. PMID: 29788281.
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    3. Breshears J, Chang J, Molinaro AM, Sneed PK, McDermott MW, Tward A, Theodosopoulos PV. Temporal Dynamics of Pseudoprogression After Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Vestibular Schwannomas-A Retrospective Volumetric Study. Neurosurgery. 2018 Mar 05. PMID: 29518221.
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    4. Breshears J, Osorio JA, Cheung SW, Barani IJ, Theodosopoulos PV. Surgery After Primary Radiation Treatment for Sporadic Vestibular Schwannomas: Case Series. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Aug 01; 13(4):441-447. PMID: 28838116.
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    5. Walcott BP, Breshears J, Choudhri O, Lawton MT. Transcallosal-transchoroidal Fissure Approach for Resection of Third Ventricle Cavernous Malformation: 3-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Jun 01; 13(3):398. PMID: 28521358.
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    6. Bandt SK, Roland JL, Pahwa M, Hacker CD, Bundy DT, Breshears J, Sharma M, Shimony JS, Leuthardt EC. The impact of high grade glial neoplasms on human cortical electrophysiology. PLoS One. 2017; 12(3):e0173448. PMID: 28319187.
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    7. Chang EF, Breshears J, Raygor KP, Lau D, Molinaro AM, Berger MS. Stereotactic probability and variability of speech arrest and anomia sites during stimulation mapping of the language dominant hemisphere. J Neurosurg. 2017 Jan; 126(1):114-121. PMID: 26894457.
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    8. Abla AA, McDougall CM, Breshears J, Lawton MT. Intracranial-to-intracranial bypass for posterior inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms: options, technical challenges, and results in 35 patients. J Neurosurg. 2016 May; 124(5):1275-86. PMID: 26566199.
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    9. Osorio JA, Breshears J, Arnaout O, Simon NG, Hastings-Robinson AM, Aleshi P, Kliot M. Ultrasound-guided percutaneous injection of methylene blue to identify nerve pathology and guide surgery. Neurosurg Focus. 2015 Sep; 39(3):E2. PMID: 26323820.
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    10. Breshears J, Rutkowski MJ, McDermott MW, Cha S, Tihan T, Theodosopoulos PV. Surgical Management of Intracranial Neuroenteric Cysts: The UCSF Experience. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2015 Dec; 76(6):475-9. PMID: 26682127; PMCID: PMC4671887 [Available on 12/01/16].
    11. Breshears J, Molinaro AM, Chang EF. A probabilistic map of the human ventral sensorimotor cortex using electrical stimulation. J Neurosurg. 2015 Aug; 123(2):340-9. PMID: 25978714.
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    12. Rutkowski MJ, Breshears J, Kunwar S, Aghi MK, Blevins LS. Approach to the postoperative patient with Cushing's disease. Pituitary. 2015 Apr; 18(2):232-7. PMID: 25702104.
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    13. Breshears J, Ivan ME, Cotter JA, Bollen AW, Theodosopoulos PV, Berger MS. Primary glioblastoma of the trigeminal nerve root entry zone: case report. J Neurosurg. 2015 Jan; 122(1):78-81. PMID: 25380115.
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    14. Hervey-Jumper SL, Breshears J, Berger MS. Gelfoam scaffold for vein prolapse during brain tumor surgery. World Neurosurg. 2014 Nov; 82(5):912.e11-3. PMID: 25118058.
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    15. Freudenburg ZV, Gaona CM, Sharma M, Bundy DT, Breshears J, Pless RB, Leuthardt EC. Fast-scale network dynamics in human cortex have specific spectral covariance patterns. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Mar 25; 111(12):4602-7. PMID: 24616527; PMCID: PMC3970528.
    16. Mitchell TJ, Hacker CD, Breshears J, Szrama NP, Sharma M, Bundy DT, Pahwa M, Corbetta M, Snyder AZ, Shimony JS, Leuthardt EC. A novel data-driven approach to preoperative mapping of functional cortex using resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging. Neurosurgery. 2013 Dec; 73(6):969-82; discussion 982-3. PMID: 24264234; PMCID: PMC3871406.
    17. Breshears J, Jiang B, Rowland NC, Kunwar S, Blevins LS. Use of conivaptan for management of hyponatremia following surgery for Cushing's disease. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013 Nov; 115(11):2358-61. PMID: 24041963.
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    18. Leuthardt EC, Roland J, Breshears J, Bandt SK, Shimony JS. Listening to the brain: new techniques in intraoperative brain mapping. Neurosurgery. 2013 Aug; 60 Suppl 1:64-9. PMID: 23839354.
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    19. Roland JL, Hacker CD, Breshears J, Gaona CM, Hogan RE, Burton H, Corbetta M, Leuthardt EC. Brain mapping in a patient with congenital blindness - a case for multimodal approaches. Front Hum Neurosci. 2013; 7:431. PMID: 23914170; PMCID: PMC3728570.
    20. Englot DJ, Breshears J, Sun PP, Chang EF, Auguste KI. Seizure outcomes after resective surgery for extra-temporal lobe epilepsy in pediatric patients. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2013 Aug; 12(2):126-33. PMID: 23768201.
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    21. Rowland NC, Breshears J, Chang EF. Neurosurgery and the dawning age of Brain-Machine Interfaces. Surg Neurol Int. 2013; 4(Suppl 1):S11-4. PMID: 23653884; PMCID: PMC3642748.
    22. Breshears J, Gaona CM, Roland JL, Sharma M, Bundy DT, Shimony JS, Rashid S, Eisenman LN, Hogan RE, Snyder AZ, Leuthardt EC. Mapping sensorimotor cortex with slow cortical potential resting-state networks while awake and under anesthesia. Neurosurgery. 2012 Aug; 71(2):305-16; discussion 316. PMID: 22517255; PMCID: PMC4362698.
    23. Leuthardt EC, Pei XM, Breshears J, Gaona C, Sharma M, Freudenberg Z, Barbour D, Schalk G. Temporal evolution of gamma activity in human cortex during an overt and covert word repetition task. Front Hum Neurosci. 2012; 6:99. PMID: 22563311; PMCID: PMC3342676.
    24. Breshears J, Gaona CM, Roland JL, Sharma M, Anderson NR, Bundy DT, Freudenburg ZV, Smyth MD, Zempel J, Limbrick DD, Smart WD, Leuthardt EC. Decoding motor signals from the pediatric cortex: implications for brain-computer interfaces in children. Pediatrics. 2011 Jul; 128(1):e160-8. PMID: 21690116.
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    25. Roland J, Miller K, Freudenburg Z, Sharma M, Smyth M, Gaona C, Breshears J, Corbetta M, Leuthardt EC. The effect of age on human motor electrocorticographic signals and implications for brain-computer interface applications. J Neural Eng. 2011 Aug; 8(4):046013. PMID: 21666287.
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    26. Leuthardt EC, Gaona C, Sharma M, Szrama N, Roland J, Freudenberg Z, Solis J, Breshears J, Schalk G. Using the electrocorticographic speech network to control a brain-computer interface in humans. J Neural Eng. 2011 Jun; 8(3):036004. PMID: 21471638; PMCID: PMC3701859.
    27. Gaona CM, Sharma M, Freudenburg ZV, Breshears J, Bundy DT, Roland J, Barbour DL, Schalk G, Leuthardt EC. Nonuniform high-gamma (60-500 Hz) power changes dissociate cognitive task and anatomy in human cortex. J Neurosci. 2011 Feb 09; 31(6):2091-100. PMID: 21307246; PMCID: PMC3737077.
    28. Breshears J, Roland JL, Sharma M, Gaona CM, Freudenburg ZV, Tempelhoff R, Avidan MS, Leuthardt EC. Stable and dynamic cortical electrophysiology of induction and emergence with propofol anesthesia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Dec 07; 107(49):21170-5. PMID: 21078987; PMCID: PMC3000270.
    29. Wu M, Wisneski K, Schalk G, Sharma M, Roland J, Breshears J, Gaona C, Leuthardt EC. Electrocorticographic frequency alteration mapping for extraoperative localization of speech cortex. Neurosurgery. 2010 Feb; 66(2):E407-9. PMID: 20087111.
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