IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Diagnostics and therapeutics

Research focus

  • Neurosurgery
Research projects

A Double Blind Randomised Controlled Trial of Tranexamic acid in Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery to Minimise Blood loss
Start date: 2018
End date: 2019
Other investigators: Dr Jerry Day, Dr Matthias Jaeger, Dr Ravi Cherukuri, Dr Thomas Pitham

Safety of elective ICP monitoring for Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Start date: 2018
End date: 2019
Other investigators: Dr Matthias Jaeger, Dr Thomas Wallis

Publications and funding

  • 2018 Scandrett K, Vonhoff CR, Dower A, Eftekhar B. App-Assisted External Ventricular Catheter Insertion With Display Casting Operative Neurosurgery 2018 Apr; 14(4)
  • 2015 Vanhoff CR, Lochhead A, Koustais S, Watson N, Andrici J, Brewer J, Gill AJ. Differences in the Pathological Diagnosis and Repeat Craniotomy Rates in Cerebral Tumours Undergoing Biopsy or Resection in and Urban Versus Rural Center. Medicine 2015 Nov; 94(47):e2131
  • 2015 Day M.J., Vonhoff C.R. Lumbar microdiscectomy and placement of an annular closure device: initial experience. Spine Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting, Canberra 
  • 2014 Vanhoff C. R., Cherukuri V. R. K., Deshpande S. R. and Cadden A. Intraneural Ganglion Cysts of the Lower Extremity Neurosurgical Society of Australasia Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth
  • 2014 Pretti D.A., Di Marco S, Huang J.Y., Vanhoff C.R., Nguyen V.Solomon S.G. Inner retinal inhibition shapes the receptive field of retinal ganglion cells in primate.Journal of Physiology 2014 Jan 1;592(Pt 1):49-65
  • 2014 Li Y., Vanhoff C. R., Dill T., Cherukuri V. R. K. Ampullary carcinoma: Report of a durally-based cerebral metastasis and literature review Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress and the Australian and New Zealand College of Anesthetists Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore