Jamie S. Ullman, MD
Dr. Ullman is Director of Neurosurgery at Elmhurst Hospital Center. Elmhurst Hospital is the primary teaching affiliate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine, located in Queens. With a strong interest in Neurotrauma, Dr. Ullman participates in the Head Injury Program, a multi-disciplinary approach to managing patients with severe acute brain injury. She is a member of the New York State Trauma Advisory Committee, part of the Department of Health, advising the Commissioner of Health on trauma issues. She is also a member of the New York City Regional Trauma Advisory Committee. Currently Dr. Ullman is serving as President of Women in Neurosurgery, a national organization of approximately 200 members. In addition to neurotrauma/neurosurgical critical care, Dr. Ullman's specialty interests include brain tumors, spinal disorders, trigeminal neuralgia, and adult hydrocephalus.
- Efficacy of Simultaneous Intraparenchymal and Ventricular Intracranial Pressure Monitoring at the Same Site
The purpose of this study is to see whether specific methods of measuring brain pressures are accurate when used at the same time. A ventriculostomy, measures the brain pressure from a bedside transducer. When the ventriculostomy is allowed to drain, the measured brain pressur...