Khalifeh, J.M., Akbari, S.H., Khandpur, U., Johnston, W., Wright, N.M., Hawasli, A.H., Dorward, I., Santiago, P., and Ray, W.Z.  Validation of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) in patients undergoing cervical spine surgery.  Spine 44(23):1676-84, 2019.


Kim, K.D., Ramanathan, D., Highsmith, J., Lavelle, W., Gerszten, P., Vale, F., and Wright, N.M.  DuraSeal Exact is a safe adjunctive treatment for durotomy in spine: postapproval study.  Global Spine J, 2018


Hawasli, A., Cashin, J., and Wright, N.M.  Modular cervical plate system for adjacent segment disease.  J Neurosurgical Sci, Feb 23, 2018.


Luksanapruksa, P., Buchowski, J.M., Wright, N.M., Valone, F.H., Peters, C., and Bumpass, D.B.  Outcomes and effectiveness of posterior occipitocervical fusion for suboccipital spinal metastases.  J Neurosurgery: Spine 26(5):554-9, 2016.


Stephens, B.H., and Wright, N.M.  Reconstruction of the C1 lateral mass with a titanium expandable cage after resection of eosinophilic granuloma in an adult patient.  J Neurosurgery: Spine 26(2):252-6, 2016 [cover article].


Murphy, R., Sun, P., Junqian, X., Wong, Y., Sullivan, S., Gamble, P., Wagner, J., Wright, N.M., Dorward, I.G., Riew, K.D., Santiago, P., Kelly, M.P., Trinaus, K., Ray, W.Z., and Song, S.-K.  Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarker of Axon Loss Reflects Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Severity.  Spine 41(9):751-6, 2016.


Murphy, R., He, Y., Janjua, M., Schuerer, D., Ray, W., and Wright, N.  Hyperacute Stabilization (<12 hours) for Polytrauma Patients with Unstable Spinal Fracture.  J. Neurosurg Sci. 60(1):1-10, 2015.


Wright, N.M.,  et al.  Spinal Sealant System Provides Better Intraoperative Watertight Closure than Standard of Care during Spinal Surgery: A Prospective, Multi-Center, Randomized Controlled Study.  Spine 40(8):505-13, 2015.


Bumpass, D.B., Buchowski, J.M., Park, A., Gray, B.L., Agarwal, R., Baty, J., Zebala, L.P., Riew, K.D., Santiago, P., Ray, W.Z., and Wright, N.M.  An Update on Civilian Spinal Gunshot Wounds: Treatment, Neurologic Recovery, and Complications.  Spine 40(7):450-461, 2015


Sun, S.Q. … Wright, N.M…and Ray, W.Z.  Simpson Grade I-III Resection of Spinal Atypical (WHO Grade II) Meningiomas is Associated With Symptom Resolution and Low Recurrence.  Neurosurgery 76(6):739-46, 2015


Hawasli, A., Ray, W.Z., and Wright, N.M., Symptomatic thoracic spinal cord herniation: case series and technical report.  Neurosurgery 10(S3):E498-504, 2014.


Kim, KD., and Wright, N.M.,  Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Hydrogel Spinal Sealant (DuraSeal™ Spinal Sealant) as an Adjunct to Sutured Dural Repair in the Spine: Results of a Prospective, Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Study.  Spine 36(23): 1906-12, 2011.


Marschall J, Bhavan KP, Olsen MA, Fraser VJ, Wright NM, Warren DK. The impact of pre-biopsy antibiotics on pathogen recovery in hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis. Clinical Infectious Diseases 52(7): 867-72, 2011.


Dorward, I., and Wright, N.M., Seven years experience with C2 translaminar screw fixation- clinical experience and review of the literature.  Neurosurgery 68(6):1490-9, 2011.


Bhavan, K.P., Marschall, J., Olsen, M.A., Fraser, V.J., Wright, N.M., and Warren, D.K..  The epidemiology of hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis: a cohort study in a tertiary care hospital.  Biomed Central (BMC) Infectious Diseases 10:158, 2010.


Ray, W.Z., and Wright, N.M..  Anterior cervical arthrodesis using an osteoconductive scaffold: the use of beta-tricalcium phosphate with local bone marrow aspirate in over 100 patients.  Spine Arthroplasty Society (SAS) Journal 3(3):114-7, 2009.


Menendez, J. and Wright, N.M.  Techniques of posterior C1-2 fusion.  Neurosurgery 60(S1):103-111, 2007. 


Cassinelli, E., Lee, M., Skalak, A., Ahn, N., and Wright, N.M.  Anatomic considerations for the placement of C2 laminar screws.  Spine 31(24):2767-2771, 2006. 


Ashley, W., and Wright, N.M.  A giant nonsyndromic anterior sacral meningocele resected via an anterior approach: case report and review of literature.  Surgical Neurology 66(1):89-93, 2006.


Leonard, J.J., and Wright, N.M.  Pediatric atlantoaxial fixation with bilateral, crossing C2 translaminar screws.  Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics 104(1):59-63, 2006 [cover article].


Limbrick, D., and Wright, N.M.  Verification of nerve 

root decompression during minimally-invasive lumbar microdiskectomy: a 

practical application of surgeon-driven evoked EMG.  Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 48:1-5, 2005.


Wright, N.M.  Translaminar rigid fixation of the axis.  Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine 3:409-14, 2005.


Guarino, A.H., and Wright, N.M.  Pneumocephalus after a lumbar epidural steroid injection.  Pain Physician8(2):239-41, 2005.


Wright, N.M.  Single-surgeon simultaneous versus staged anterior and posterior spine reconstruction: a comparative study.  Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques 18(S1):48-57, 2005.


Wright, N.M.  Posterior C2 fixation using bilateral, crossing C2 laminar screws: case series and technical note.  Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques 17(2):158-162, 2004. [cited by more than 100 articles on PubMed]


Cited as paper #75 in The 100 Most Influential Spine Fracture Publications.  J Spine Surg 5(1):97-107, 2019.


Jost, S.C., Hsien, T.P., and Wright, N.M.  Symptomatic intraosseous synovial cyst in the cervical spine: a case report.  Spine 28 (17): E344-6, 2003.


Riew, K.D., Lou, J., Wright, N.M., Cheng, S.L., Bae, T., and Avioli, L.V. Thoracoscopic intradiscal spine fusion using a minimally invasive gene therapy technique.  Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 85-A (5):866-71, 2003.


Walker, D.H., and Wright, N.M.  Bone morphogenetic proteins and spinal fusion.  Neurosurgery Focus 13(6) Article 3, 2002.


Patel, N.P., Wright, N.M., Choi, W.W., McBride, D.Q., and Johnson, J.P.  Forestier disease associated with a retroodontoid mass causing cervicomedullary compression.  Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine 96(3):190-6, 2002.


Cheng, S.L., Lou, J., Wright, N.M., Lai, C.F., Avioli, L.V., and Riew, K.D.  In Vitro and In Vivo induction of bone formation using a recombinant adenoviral vector carrying the human BMP-2 gene.  Calcified Tissue International68(2):87-94, 2001. [cited by more than 100 articles on PubMed]


Kaplan, S., Wright, N.M., Yundt, K., and Lauryssen, C.  Adjacent fracture-dislocations of the lumbosacral spine: case report.  Neurosurgery 44(5):1134-7, 1999.


Wright, N.M., Kaufman, B., Haughey, B., and Lauryssen, C.  Reconstruction of complex cervical spine neoplastic disease with a vascularized fibular strut graft: case report.  Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine  90(1):133-9, 1999.


Wright, N.M., and Lauryssen, C.  Techniques of posterior C1-2 stabilization.  Techniques in Neurosurgery 4(4):286-97, 1998.


Riew, K.D., Wright, N.M., Cheng, S., Avioli, L., Lou, J.  Induction of bone formation using a recombinant adenoviral vector carrying the human BMP-2 gene.  Calcified Tissue International 63(4):357-60, 1998. [cited by more than 100 articles on PubMed]


Wright, N.M., and Lauryssen, C.  Vertebral artery injury in C1/2 transarticular screw fixation: results of a survey of the AANS/CNS joint section on disorders of the spine and peripheral nerves.  Journal of Neurosurgery 4(88):634-40, 1998. [cover article] [cited by more than 100 articles on PubMed]


Cited as paper #49 in The 100 Most Influential Publications in Cervical Spine Research.  Spine41(6):538-548, 2016.


Cited as paper #18 in The 100 Most Influential Publications in Cervical Spine Surgery.  Global Spine J6(1):69-79, 2016.


Cited as paper #24 in Most Cited Publications in Cervical Spine Surgery.  Int J Spine Surg 11:19, 2017.


Paw, B., Moskowitz, S., Uhrhammer, N., Wright, N., Kaback, M., and Neufeld, E.  Juvenile GM2 gangliosidosis caused by substitution of histidine for arginine at position 499 or 504 of the alpha-subunit of beta-hexosaminidase.  Journal of Biological Chemistry.  265(16):9452-57, 1990.


Nord, E., Trizna, W., Gravich, A., Mikhail, N., Wright, N., Hafezi, A., and Fine, L.  The isolated proximal tubular (PT) cell: a new model for studying hormonal regulation of transport.  Kidney International.  25(1):311, 1984.