Klaus Seppi

Summary

Affiliation: Innsbruck Medical University
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint MRI for the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonism in clinical practice
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:S400-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Topography of cerebral monoamine transporter availability in families with SCA2 mutations: a voxel-wise [123I]beta-CIT SPECT analysis
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:1084-90. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of rotigotine
    Fabienne Stephanie Sprenger
    Medical University Innsbruck, Department of Neurology, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 11:503-12. 2012
  4. pmc Prevalence and burden of gait disorders in elderly men and women aged 60-97 years: a population-based study
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e69627. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Brain magnetic resonance imaging techniques in the diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 20:29-55. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The Movement Disorder Society Evidence-Based Medicine Review Update: Treatments for the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 26:S42-80. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Substantia nigra hyperechogenicity as a marker for Parkinson's disease: a population-based study
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurodegener Dis 12:212-8. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Progression of putaminal degeneration in multiple system atrophy: a serial diffusion MR study
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neuroimage 31:240-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Voxel-wise analysis of [123I]beta-CIT SPECT differentiates the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy from idiopathic Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Brain 128:1605-12. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cortical atrophy in the cerebellar variant of multiple system atrophy: a voxel-based morphometry study
    Christian Brenneis
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:159-65. 2006

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. doi request reprint MRI for the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonism in clinical practice
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:S400-5. 2007
    ..Given that olfactory deficits may be a premotor marker of the disease, such methods may eventually evolve into an early screening tool for PD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Topography of cerebral monoamine transporter availability in families with SCA2 mutations: a voxel-wise [123I]beta-CIT SPECT analysis
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:1084-90. 2006
    ..To this end, nine patients were studied with [(123)I]beta-CIT SPECT...
  3. doi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of rotigotine
    Fabienne Stephanie Sprenger
    Medical University Innsbruck, Department of Neurology, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 11:503-12. 2012
    ..In addition, the most common AE seen with transdermal delivery of rotigotine are local skin reactions, which may lead to a treatment discontinuation in approximately 8% of patients...
  4. pmc Prevalence and burden of gait disorders in elderly men and women aged 60-97 years: a population-based study
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e69627. 2013
    ..Although gait disorders are common in the elderly, the prevalence and overall burden of these disorders in the general community is not well defined...
  5. doi request reprint Brain magnetic resonance imaging techniques in the diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 20:29-55. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The Movement Disorder Society Evidence-Based Medicine Review Update: Treatments for the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 26:S42-80. 2011
    ..Several interventions and indications still lack good quality evidence, and these gaps offer an opportunity for ongoing research. © 2011 Movement Disorder Society...
  7. doi request reprint Substantia nigra hyperechogenicity as a marker for Parkinson's disease: a population-based study
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurodegener Dis 12:212-8. 2013
    ..According to hospital-based studies, an enlarged echogenicity in the area of the substantia nigra (SN) assessed with transcranial sonography (TCS) may represent a useful biomarker in the diagnosis of PD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Progression of putaminal degeneration in multiple system atrophy: a serial diffusion MR study
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neuroimage 31:240-5. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Voxel-wise analysis of [123I]beta-CIT SPECT differentiates the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy from idiopathic Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Brain 128:1605-12. 2005
    ..We suggest that the quantification of midbrain DAT signal should be included in the routine clinical analysis of [123I]beta-CIT SPECT in patients with uncertain parkinsonism...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cortical atrophy in the cerebellar variant of multiple system atrophy: a voxel-based morphometry study
    Christian Brenneis
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:159-65. 2006
    ..We observed a volume loss shared by both disorders comprising the cerebellum, vermis, pons, mesencephalon, orbitofrontal, mid-frontal, and temporomesial cortex of both hemispheres as well as the left insular cortex...
  11. doi request reprint Correlation of dopaminergic terminal dysfunction and microstructural abnormalities of the basal ganglia and the olfactory tract in Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Scherfler
    1 Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Brain 136:3028-37. 2013
    ..Since increases in nigral mean diffusivity signal also correlated with motor dysfunction, diffusion tensor imaging may serve as a surrogate marker for disease progression in future studies of putative disease modifying therapies. ..
  12. doi request reprint Red flags for multiple system atrophy
    Martin Köllensperger
    Section for Clinical Neurobiology, Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 23:1093-9. 2008
    ..9 (+/-7.0) months earlier than with the Consensus criteria alone. We propose a combination of two out of six red flag categories as additional diagnostic criteria for probable MSA-P...
  13. pmc The natural history of multiple system atrophy: a prospective European cohort study
    Gregor K Wenning
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Lancet Neurol 12:264-74. 2013
    ..Here we present the final analysis of a prospective multicentre study by the European MSA Study Group to investigate the natural history of MSA...
  14. doi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in Parkinson's disease
    Cecilia M Peralta
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 24:2076-80. 2009
    ..7 years). The majority (n = 17, 61%) who scored positive for RLS reported that the urge to move the legs and unpleasant sensations were associated with wearing off, raising the possibility of RLS mimics in fluctuating patients with PD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging in Huntington's disease
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:1043-7. 2006
    ..Diffusion-weighted imaging appears to be a promising surrogate marker for disease severity in HD. Sensitivity to change remains to be established longitudinally...
  16. doi request reprint The Unified Multiple System Atrophy Rating Scale: intrarater reliability
    Florian Krismer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 27:1683-5. 2012
    ..In the present study, the intrarater agreement of the motor examination part of the UMSARS was determined...
  17. doi request reprint A novel computer-assisted image analysis of [123I]β-CIT SPECT images improves the diagnostic accuracy of parkinsonian disorders
    Georg Goebel
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Schöpfstrasse 41 2, A 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:702-10. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Topography of dopamine transporter availability in progressive supranuclear palsy: a voxelwise [123I]beta-CIT SPECT analysis
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Arch Neurol 63:1154-60. 2006
    ..Most previous SPECT studies have adopted region-of-interest methods for analysis, which are subjective and operator dependent...
  19. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of SCA2 from MSA-C using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging
    Sylvia M Boesch
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:564-9. 2007
    ..To assess and compare biochemical and volumetric features of the cerebellum in patients with spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2) and patients with the cerebellar variant of multiple system atrophy (MSA-C)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of movement disorders in men and women aged 50-89 years (Bruneck Study cohort): a population-based study
    Gregor K Wenning
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Lancet Neurol 4:815-20. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the prevalence of all common categories of movement disorders in a population, accounting for sex differences and age trends...
  21. ncbi request reprint Progression of parkinsonism in multiple system atrophy
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Neurol 252:91-6. 2005
    ..However, it may also be subject to considerable variation. Prospective natural history studies using validated rating scales are required to accurately determine the progression of parkinsonism in MSA...
  22. ncbi request reprint Topography of putaminal degeneration in multiple system atrophy: a diffusion magnetic resonance study
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:847-52. 2006
    ..Our study demonstrates prominent involvement of the posterior putamen in early disease stages of MSA-P in vivo by assessing putaminal diffusivity with the help of DWI...
  23. doi request reprint Left hemispheric predominance of nigrostriatal dysfunction in Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck, Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Brain 135:3348-54. 2012
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Progression of brain atrophy in multiple system atrophy. A longitudinal VBM study
    Christian Brenneis
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Neurol 254:191-6. 2007
    ..The UPDRS-III score was not significantly correlated with any brain region. Our data suggest that cortical atrophy is prominent in MSA-P and early degeneration of the basal ganglia drives late onset cortical atrophy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Voxel based morphometry reveals specific gray matter changes in primary dystonia
    Karl Egger
    Department of Radiology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 22:1538-42. 2007
    ..This is the first study using VBM in patients with different types of primary dystonia, showing a common pattern of gray matter changes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Diffusion weighted imaging best discriminates PD from MSA-P: A comparison with tilt table testing and heart MIBG scintigraphy
    Martin Köllensperger
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 22:1771-6. 2007
    ..6% vs. 100%, specificity 88.8% vs. 100%, and area under the curve 0.802 vs. 1.000. Our data suggest that DWI is superior to both tilt table testing and MIBG scintigraphy in the differential diagnosis of PD versus MSA-P...
  27. ncbi request reprint Voxel-wise analysis of diffusion weighted imaging reveals disruption of the olfactory tract in Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Brain 129:538-42. 2006
    ..Whether DWI can be used as a marker to identify individuals at risk to develop this disease remains to be shown...
  28. doi request reprint White and gray matter abnormalities in idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder: a diffusion-tensor imaging and voxel-based morphometry study
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Ann Neurol 69:400-7. 2011
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diffusion-weighted imaging and [123I]IBZM-SPECT for the differentiation of patients with the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy from those with Parkinson's disease
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 19:1438-45. 2004
    ..Striatal rADCs had a significant higher overall predictive accuracy than D2R binding with IBZM. In summary, our data suggest that DWI may be more accurate compared to IBZM-SPECT in the differential diagnosis of MSA-P versus PD...
  30. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of the magnetic resonance Parkinsonism index and the midbrain-to-pontine area ratio to differentiate progressive supranuclear palsy from Parkinson's disease and the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    Anna Hussl
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 25:2444-9. 2010
    ..6%) compared with the MRPI (77.3%). Both the m/p-ratio and the MRPI may assist the clinical differential diagnosis in neurodegenerative parkinsonism...
  31. ncbi request reprint Abnormal responses to repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in multiple system atrophy
    Wolfgang N Löscher
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 22:174-8. 2007
    ..We suggest that these abnormalities reflect the motor cortex pathology found in MSA-P...
  32. doi request reprint Significance of MRI in diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurodegener Dis 7:300-18. 2010
    ..This article aims to review research findings on the value of MRI techniques in the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonian disorders...
  33. doi request reprint Presentation, diagnosis, and management of multiple system atrophy in Europe: final analysis of the European multiple system atrophy registry
    Martin Köllensperger
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 25:2604-12. 2010
    ..The observed differences in diagnostic and therapeutic management including lack of therapy for dysautonomia emphasize the need for future guidelines in these areas...
  34. doi request reprint Progression of dopamine transporter decline in patients with the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy: a voxel-based analysis of [123I]β-CIT SPECT
    Michael Nocker
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:1012-20. 2012
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Levodopa-induced sleepiness in the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:1281-3. 2006
    ..These findings suggest greater potential of levodopa to induce sleepiness in MSA compared with PD, which may be related to differences in basal ganglia and brainstem pathology between the two disorders...
  36. ncbi request reprint Progression of multiple system atrophy (MSA): a prospective natural history study by the European MSA Study Group (EMSA SG)
    Felix Geser
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:179-86. 2006
    ..Our data contribute to the ongoing validation process of UMSARS, and they facilitate the planning and implementation of future neuroprotective intervention trials...
  37. pmc Is transcranial sonography useful to distinguish scans without evidence of dopaminergic deficit patients from Parkinson's disease?
    Heike Stockner
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 27:1182-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of midbrain hyperechogenicity in patients with suspected parkinsonism and scans without evidence of dopaminergic deficit (SWEDD), in comparison to PD patients...
  38. pmc White and gray matter abnormalities in narcolepsy with cataplexy
    Christoph Scherfler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Sleep 35:345-51. 2012
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Long-term antidyskinetic efficacy of amantadine in Parkinson's disease
    Elisabeth Wolf
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 25:1357-63. 2010
    ..2 (95% CI, 2.1-4.4) to follow-up 3.6 (95% CI, 2.3-4.8) in patients staying on amantadine. These findings argue for long-term antidyskinetic efficacy of amantadine in PD patients with LID's...
  40. ncbi request reprint Voxel-based morphometry detects cortical atrophy in the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    Christian Brenneis
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 18:1132-8. 2003
    ..Further studies are required to determine clinical and/or subclinical correlates of cortical atrophy in MSA-P...
  41. doi request reprint Mortality in Parkinson's disease: a 20-year follow-up study
    Anja Diem-Zangerl
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 24:819-25. 2009
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Midbrain hyperechogenicity in idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder
    Heike Stockner
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Mov Disord 24:1906-9. 2009
    ..The prospective follow-up of this iRBD cohort is needed to establish if those with midbrain hyperechogenicity will go on to develop clinically defined PD or not...
  43. doi request reprint Potential of advanced MR imaging techniques in the differential diagnosis of parkinsonism
    Anna Hotter
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 24:S711-20. 2009
    ..This article aims to review recent research findings on the role of advanced MRI techniques in the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonian disorders...
  44. ncbi request reprint Auditory startle response in cervical dystonia
    Jörg Müller
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 18:1522-6. 2003
    ..Reduced ASR probability and magnitude as well as prolonged EMG activity after the proper startle response corroborate and extend previous findings on brainstem dysfunction in CD...
  45. doi request reprint Cause-specific mortality among patients with epilepsy: results from a 30-year cohort study
    Eugen Trinka
    Department of Neurology, Christian Doppler Klinik, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Epilepsia 54:495-501. 2013
    ..Death rates of patients with epilepsy are two to three times higher than expected. The aim of our study was to further delineate the causes and the patterns of premature death in patients with epilepsy...
  46. pmc Role and clinical utility of pramipexole extended release in the treatment of early Parkinson's disease
    Eva Maria Hametner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Clin Interv Aging 7:83-8. 2012
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Transcranial ultrasound shows nigral hypoechogenicity in restless legs syndrome
    Christoph Schmidauer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Ann Neurol 58:630-4. 2005
    ..These findings lend further support to nigral iron deficiency as a pathogenetic factor in RLS...
  48. ncbi request reprint Valvular heart disease in Parkinson's disease vs. controls: An echocardiographic study
    Cecilia Peralta
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 21:1109-13. 2006
    ..These results highlight the need for further prospective studies of the prevalence and underlying mechanisms of cardiac valvulopathy in PD patients treated with different dopamine agonists...
  49. doi request reprint Orthostatic hypotension is differentially associated with the cerebellar versus the parkinsonian variant of multiple system atrophy: a comparative study
    Gregor Karl Wenning
    Autonomic Unit, Division of Clinical Neurobiology, Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Cerebellum 11:223-6. 2012
    ..Differences in brainstem pathology are likely to account for the tight association of MSA-C and OH. A simple standing test should be obligatory in the work-up of patients with sporadic late-onset ataxias...
  50. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease and arithmetics: the role of executive functions
    Laura Zamarian
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Neurol Sci 248:124-30. 2006
    ..The study contributes to better understanding the specific cognitive deficits in early PD and the neurocognitive architecture of arithmetic processing...
  51. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Unified Multiple System Atrophy Rating Scale (UMSARS)
    Gregor K Wenning
    Department of Neurology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 19:1391-402. 2004
    ..Based on our findings, the UMSARS appears to be a multidimensional, reliable, and valid scale for semiquantitative clinical assessments of MSA patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Computerized tremor analysis of valproate-induced tremor: a comparative study of controlled-release versus conventional valproate
    Martina Rinnerthaler
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Epilepsia 46:320-3. 2005
    ..conventional VPA). The aim of this study was quantitatively to assess tremor in epilepsy patients receiving VPA and to compare the effects of two VPA formulations (CR-VPA vs. VPA) on tremor severity...
  53. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of dopaminergic neurotransmission in SCA2: a combined 123I-betaCIT and 123I-IBZM SPECT study
    Sylvia M Boesch
    Department of Neurology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 19:1320-5. 2004
    ..Both slowness of limb movements as well as dystonia in the ataxic SCA2 phenotype may reflect dysfunction not only at cerebellar but also at basal ganglia level...
  54. doi request reprint Pramipexole extended release in Parkinson's disease
    Eva Maria Hametner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraße 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:1229-34. 2011
    ..Pramipexole ER is well tolerated, with a similar adverse event profile to pramipexole IR. The aim of this article is to provide a short review of the most relevant pharmacological and clinical data on pramipexole ER...
  55. ncbi request reprint Basal forebrain atrophy is a distinctive pattern in dementia with Lewy bodies
    Christian Brenneis
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Innsbruck, Anichstr 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Neuroreport 15:1711-4. 2004
    ..Atrophy of insular cortex was found in both patient groups...
  56. ncbi request reprint An open trial of levetiracetam for segmental and generalized dystonia
    Sascha Hering
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 22:1649-51. 2007
    ..At 4-week follow-up, none of the patients showed improvement of dystonia, mild side-effects were observed in 3 patients...
  57. ncbi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion is independently associated with carotid and femoral artery atherosclerosis in the general population
    Martin Furtner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University Clinic, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur Heart J 26:279-87. 2005
    ..Whether or not this notion applies to the general population is a matter of ongoing controversy because none of the few previous investigations among non-diabetics strictly represent the general community...
  58. pmc An antibody microarray analysis of serum cytokines in neurodegenerative Parkinsonian syndromes
    Philipp Mahlknecht
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Proteome Sci 10:71. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  59. ncbi request reprint Exaggerated auditory startle responses in multiple system atrophy: a comparative study of parkinson and cerebellar subtypes
    Markus Kofler
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Hochzirl, Anna Dengel Haus, A 6170 Zirl, Austria
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:541-7. 2003
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Increased daytime sleepiness in Parkinson's disease: a questionnaire survey
    Birgit Hogl
    Department of Neurology, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 18:319-23. 2003
    ..Increased daytime sleepiness is more frequent in patients with PD than in elderly controls. Similar to controls, increased daytime sleepiness in PD patients is correlated with heavy snoring...
  61. ncbi request reprint Soluble receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappa B ligand and risk for cardiovascular disease
    Stefan Kiechl
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstr 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Circulation 116:385-91. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint An update on conventional and advanced magnetic resonance imaging techniques in the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonism
    Klaus Seppi
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
    Curr Opin Neurol 18:370-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this article is to review the recent literature on the role of conventional and advanced MRI techniques in the differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative parkinsonian disorders...
  63. doi request reprint Video-EEG monitoring: safety and adverse events in 507 consecutive patients
    Judith Dobesberger
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Epilepsia 52:443-52. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze safety and adverse events (AEs) during video-EEG monitoring...
  64. pmc A mutation in VPS35, encoding a subunit of the retromer complex, causes late-onset Parkinson disease
    Alexander Zimprich
    Department of Neurology, Medizinische Universität Wien, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Hum Genet 89:168-75. 2011
    ..VPS35 is a component of the retromer complex and mediates retrograde transport between endosomes and the trans-Golgi network, and it has recently been found to be involved in Alzheimer disease...
  65. ncbi request reprint Freezing of gait in postmortem-confirmed atypical parkinsonism
    Jörg Müller
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Innsbruck, Austria
    Mov Disord 17:1041-5. 2002
    ..Whether FoG and urinary incontinence share similar neuropathological substrates remains to be determined by future studies...