Hélio A Ghizoni Teive

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Letters from Dom Pedro II to professor Brown-Séquard: imperial correspondence and neurophysiology
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:633-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint [Neurological Diseases in the Dalton Trevisan´s Short Stories]
    Helio A G Teive
    Serviço de Neurologia Departamento de Medicina Interna Hospital de Clínicas Universidade Federal do Paraná Curitiba Brasil
    Acta Med Port 27:232-5. 2014
  3. pmc Tremor in X-linked recessive spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease)
    Francisco A Dias
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 66:955-7. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Charcot's skepticism
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:897-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Jaw-opening oromandibular dystonia secondary to Wilson's disease treated with botulinum toxin type A
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:407-9. 2012
  6. pmc Spinocerebellar ataxias: genotype-phenotype correlations in 104 Brazilian families
    Helio A G Teive
    Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Internal Medicine Department, Neurology Service, Movement Disorders Unit, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 67:443-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Charcot's son, commander Jean-Baptiste Charcot: from neurology to "Pourquoi Pas?"
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:305-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxia type 6 in Brazil
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:691-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT): a retrospective study in a HSCT center in Brazil
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:685-90. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Professor Karl-Axel Ekbom and restless legs syndrome
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Rua General Carneiro 1103 102, Centro, Curitiba, Paraná 80060 150, Brazil
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:254-7. 2009

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Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint Letters from Dom Pedro II to professor Brown-Séquard: imperial correspondence and neurophysiology
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:633-6. 2012
    ..The content of those letters focuses mainly on his wife's, Princess Thereza Cristina, health issues and Dom Pedro's personal desire to foster the research into the physiological study of the nervous system...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Neurological Diseases in the Dalton Trevisan´s Short Stories]
    Helio A G Teive
    Serviço de Neurologia Departamento de Medicina Interna Hospital de Clínicas Universidade Federal do Paraná Curitiba Brasil
    Acta Med Port 27:232-5. 2014
    ..Neurological diseases, particularly epilepsy and stroke, are no exception to this universe and are exquisitely described by the writer. ..
  3. pmc Tremor in X-linked recessive spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease)
    Francisco A Dias
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 66:955-7. 2011
    ..To study tremor in patients with X-linked recessive spinobulbar muscular atrophy or Kennedy's disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Charcot's skepticism
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:897-9. 2012
    ..This paper brings a short review about a peculiar characteristic of Professor Charcot, the father of neurology: the skepticism, emphasizing his personal view regarding the prognosis of several neurological conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Jaw-opening oromandibular dystonia secondary to Wilson's disease treated with botulinum toxin type A
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:407-9. 2012
    ..The most common side effect was transient mild dysphagia. This preliminary study showed that jaw-opening oromandibular dystonia in WD may be partially responsive to the use of BTX-A...
  6. pmc Spinocerebellar ataxias: genotype-phenotype correlations in 104 Brazilian families
    Helio A G Teive
    Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Internal Medicine Department, Neurology Service, Movement Disorders Unit, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 67:443-9. 2012
    ..There are more than 30 distinct subtypes, 16 of which are associated with an identified gene. The aim of the current study was to evaluate a large group of patients from 104 Brazilian families with spinocerebellar ataxias...
  7. ncbi request reprint Charcot's son, commander Jean-Baptiste Charcot: from neurology to "Pourquoi Pas?"
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:305-7. 2012
    ..Charcot name became very famous around the world, firstly because of the work of Professor Jean-Martin Charcot, the founder of Clinical Neurology, and, secondly, because of his son, Jean-Baptiste, the world famous maritime explorer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxia type 6 in Brazil
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:691-4. 2008
    ..We report three index patients, with pure, late onset, cerebellar ataxia, belonging to three different Brazilian families, all of them with Japanese ancestry, from Hokkaido island of Japan...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT): a retrospective study in a HSCT center in Brazil
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:685-90. 2008
    ..The most common neurological complication of the peripheral nervous system was herpes zoster radiculopathy, while peripheral neuropathies, inflammatory myopathy and myotonia were very rarely found...
  10. doi request reprint Professor Karl-Axel Ekbom and restless legs syndrome
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Rua General Carneiro 1103 102, Centro, Curitiba, Paraná 80060 150, Brazil
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:254-7. 2009
    ..The authors provide an historical review of restless legs syndrome, emphasizing the contribution of Professor Karl-Axel Ekbom, the Swedish neurologist who made the first detailed clinical description of this disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Professor Octávio de Silveira: the pioneer of neurology in the State of Paraná
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:584-6. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Fungal encephalitis following bone marrow transplantation: clinical findings and prognosis
    Hag Teive
    Neurology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    J Postgrad Med 54:203-5. 2008
    ..Central nervous system fungal infections (FI) are important complications and a cause of mortality in patients who receive hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)...
  13. doi request reprint Symptom onset of spinocerebellar ataxia type 10 in pregnancy and puerperium
    H A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Rua General Carneiro 180, Centro, Curitiba, PR 80060 150, Brazil
    J Clin Neurosci 18:437-8. 2011
    ..Genetic diagnosis was made in the three patients. The authors hypothesize that hormonal changes are likely to influence the manifestation of the condition...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brazilian Academy of Neurology: first meeting: Curitiba, 1963
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:279-81. 2008
    ..The São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro schools presented 85.43% of these scientific papers. Twenty-two Brazilian Congress of Neurology have been held in the 45 years since the first meeting of the BAN...
  15. ncbi request reprint The history of spinocerebellar ataxia type 10 in Brazil: travels of a gene
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Rua General Carneiro 181, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 65:965-8. 2007
    ..These families present a quite different phenotype from those SCA10 families described in Mexico...
  16. ncbi request reprint Charcot's contribution to the study of Tourette's syndrome
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Hospital de Clinicas, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:918-21. 2008
    ..We review the history of Tourette syndrome, emphasizing the contribution of Jean-Martin Charcot...
  17. doi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and the behavior of "Che" Guevara
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service and Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Paraná UFPR, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    J Clin Neurosci 16:1136-8. 2009
    ..Analysis of the most renowned biographies of Ernesto "Che" Guevara suggests that he may have had ADHD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lhermitte's sign and vitamin B12 deficiency: case report
    Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive
    Neurology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana UFPR, Parana, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 127:171-3. 2009
    ..The aim here was to report on a case of an elderly patient with vitamin B12 deficiency whose first clinical manifestation was the presence of Lhermitte's sign...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxias
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67:1133-42. 2009
    ....
  20. pmc Spinocerebellar ataxia type 10: Frequency of epilepsy in a large sample of Brazilian patients
    Helio A G Teive
    Department of Internal Medicine, Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Mov Disord 25:2875-8. 2010
    ..Overall, the frequency of epilepsy was considered rare, been found in 3.75 % of the cases while this finding in populations from other geographic areas reaches 60% of SCA10 cases...
  21. doi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxia type 10 - A review
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:655-61. 2011
    ..As yet unidentified genotypic variables may account for this phenotypic difference...
  22. ncbi request reprint Where was Joseph Babinski born?
    Helio A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:401-3. 2011
    ..However, according to the most consistent biographical data, he was in fact born in Paris, France, and became a medical celebrity there and in Poland as well as around the world...
  23. ncbi request reprint Historical aphasia cases: "Tan-tan", "Vot-vot", and "Cré nom!"
    Helio A G Teive
    Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:555-8. 2011
    ..Besides their historical relevance and the clinical picture of aphasia, these three cases share as a common feature the occurrence of speech automatisms or stereotypes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Wittgenstein, medicine and neuropsychiatry
    Helio A G Teive
    Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:714-6. 2011
    ..He wrote about his important insights into language, and neuroscience. It has been suggested that he had Asperger syndrome and a possible movement disorder (mannerisms)...
  25. doi request reprint Essential tremor: phenotypes
    Helio A G Teive
    Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S140-2. 2012
    ..Non-motor features include cognitive (memory and executive problems and dementia), psychiatric (anxiety, depression and social phobia), and sensory abnormalities (olfactory deficits, hearing loss)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcers and Charcot's definitions: report on two cases
    Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive
    Department of Internal Medicine, Neurology Service, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 126:223-4. 2008
    ..The authors report two distinct clinical situations of severely compromised neurological patients who shared several predisposing factors for pressure ulcers, but with opposite outcomes regarding the development of pressure ulcers...
  27. ncbi request reprint The Brazilian contribution to the study of neurocysticercosis: Moses and Lange's role in cerebrospinal fluid diagnosis
    Helio A G Teive
    Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua General Carneiro 1103 102, 80060 150 Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 64:534-7. 2006
    ..Moses was the first person to report an immunologically based method for the diagnosis of NC, whereas Lange reported the cerebrospinal features of NC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Leao's cortical spreading depression: from experimental "artifact" to physiological principle
    H A G Teive
    Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil
    Neurology 65:1455-9. 2005
    ..Recent studies have suggested a role for Leão's cortical spreading depression in the pathogenesis and symptomatology of neurologic disorders such as transient global amnesia, head injury, and cerebrovascular diseases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Machado-Joseph disease versus hereditary spastic paraplegia: case report
    H A Teive
    Division of Neurology, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:809-11. 2001
    ..A patient with the phenotype of complicated HSP and relatives with other clinical features of a neurodegenerative disease should raise the suspicion of MJD...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hereditary spastic paraplegia associated with thin corpus callosum
    H A Teive
    Division of Neurology, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:790-2. 2001
    ..Further studies including additional Caucasian families of AR-HSP with thin corpus callosum are required to delineate the genetic profile of this syndrome in occidental countries...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reversible posterior leucoencephalopathy syndrome associated with bone marrow transplantation
    H A Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Unidade de Transplante de Medula Ossea, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:784-9. 2001
    ..Symptoms and neuroimaging abnormalities were reversible and improvement occurred in all patients when given lower doses of CSA or when the drug was withdrawn. RPLS may be considered an expression of CSA neurotoxicity...
  32. ncbi request reprint Tics and Tourette syndrome: clinical evaluation of 44 cases
    H A Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Division of Neurology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:725-8. 2001
    ..The data obtained are similar to those found by other authors. We highlight the low frequency of coprolalia, as well as the associated neuropsychiatric disorders...
  33. ncbi request reprint The G209A mutation in the alpha-synuclein gene in Brazilian families with Parkinson's disease
    H A Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurological Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:722-4. 2001
    ..The mean age of PD onset was 42.7 years old. We did not find the G209A mutation in our 10 families with PD. Our results suggest that alpha-synuclein mutation G209A is uncommon in Brazilian PD families...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Contributions of Charcot and Marsden to the development of movement disorders in the 19th and 20th centuries]
    H A Teive
    Setor de Distúrbios do Movimento, Servico de Neurologia, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:633-6. 2001
    ..The contributions of Charcot in the 19th century and Marsden in the 20th century to the movement disorders allow us to conclude that both of them were the most representative icons in this field in the past two centuries...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Acute cerebellitis caused by Epstein-Barr virus: case report]
    H A Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:616-8. 2001
    ..EBV infection in association with neurological findings can occur without the classic signs and symptoms of infectious mononucleosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Charcot and Brazil
    H A Teive
    Neurology Division, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:295-9. 2001
    ..To describe the relationship between Professor Charcot and Brazil...
  37. ncbi request reprint Worsening of Parkinsonism after the use of veralipride for treatment of menopause: case report
    H A Teive
    Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:123-4. 2001
    ..We emphasize the anti-dopaminergic effect of veralipride...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Use of botulinum toxin in the treatment of laryngeal dystonia (spasmodic dysphonia): preliminary study of twelve patients]
    H A Teive
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 59:97-100. 2001
    ..Most of patients who underwent botulinum toxin injection had a significant improvement of their symptoms (83%), with effects lasting for four months in average and without important side effects...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Hemichorea-hemiballism associated to cryptococcal granuloma in a patient with AIDS: case report]
    H A Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, 80060 900, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 58:965-8. 2000
    ..Current literature on HC-HB and its relationship with AIDS is subsequently reviewed...
  40. ncbi request reprint The Rolex sign: first manifestation of Parkinson's disease: case report
    H A Teive
    Federal University of Parana, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 58:724-5. 2000
    ..Andrade and Ferraz reported this sign in 1996, suggesting that it be called the Rolex sign...
  41. ncbi request reprint The uncinated crisis of George Gershwin
    Helio A G Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 60:505-8. 2002
    ..We make a brief review of Gershwin's neurologic disease, with emphasis on the initial symptoms, namely the uncinated seizures...
  42. ncbi request reprint Parkinsonian syndrome induced by amlodipine: case report
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR Brazil
    Mov Disord 17:833-5. 2002
    ..She had a complete reversal of her motor symptoms after discontinuation of the drug...
  43. ncbi request reprint Rosalie: the Brazilian female monkey of Charcot
    Helio A G Teive
    Internal Medicine Department, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:707-8. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Status Dystonicus: study of five cases
    Helio A G Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:26-9. 2005
    ..On follow-up, two patients presented with significant improvement of dystonia, whereas the other three cases the clinical picture ultimately returned to baseline pre-SD condition...
  45. ncbi request reprint Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy--case report and literature review
    Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive
    Neurology Outpatient Clinic, Neurology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 122:276-9. 2004
    ..Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy is an important cause of progressive painless visual loss among young male patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Generalized dystonia and striatal calcifications with lipoid proteinosis
    H A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Neurology 63:2168-9. 2004
    ..Epilepsy, mental retardation, and hippocampal calcifications can occur. The authors describe a patient with generalized dystonia caused by striatal calcifications...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of spasticity: an update]
    H A Teive
    Universidade Federal do Parana UFPR, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 56:852-8. 1998
    ..We present an update about the treatment of spasticity, stressing the pharmacological treatment, physical therapy and botulinum toxin therapy...
  48. ncbi request reprint [The Drew family of Walworth: one century from the first evaluation until the final diagnosis, Machado-Joseph disease]
    Hélio A Ghizoni Teive
    Servico de Neurologia, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 62:177-80. 2004
    ..In this paper, we describe the full of twists and turns historical trajectory from the initial clinical description to the final genetic diagnosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Flunarizine and cinnarizine-induced parkinsonism: a historical and clinical analysis
    Helio A G Teive
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas, Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Federal University of Parana, 1103 102, Rua General Carneiro, 80060 150 Centro, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:243-5. 2004
    ..This paper reviews the first description of Flunarizine and Cinnarizine-Induced Parkinsonism (FCIP), as well as the subsequent literature, emphasizing epidemiological, clinical and diagnostic aspects...
  50. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin for treatment of Frey's syndrome: report of two cases
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clinicas of Federal University of Parana, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 61:256-8. 2003
    ..Treatment evolved from ineffective medical and surgical approaches to botulinum toxin. We evaluate the effectiveness and safety of botulinum toxin in the treatment of this complication in two patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Holmes' tremor and neuroparacoccidioidomycosis: a case report
    Helio A G Teive
    Movement Disorders Unit, Service of Neurology, Hospital de Clinicas, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Mov Disord 17:1392-4. 2002
    ..We report on a case of neuroparacoccidioidomycosis that presented with a midbrain mass lesion associated with Holmes' tremor. The difficulties of pharmacological treatment of such tremor are emphasized...
  52. ncbi request reprint Botulinum-A toxin in the treatment of painful post-stroke nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia triggered by periodic limb movements of sleep: case report
    Pedro A Kowacs
    Servico de Neurologia, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 64:1027-9. 2006
    ..Sleep disorders presenting involuntary movements may be very annoying to patients, apart from their negative influence on sleep...
  53. ncbi request reprint Vestibular rehabilitation: clinical benefits to patients with Parkinson's disease
    Bianca Simone Zeigelboim
    University Tuiuti of Paraná, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67:219-23. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the vestibular rehabilitation (VR) exercises by means of an assessment before and after the application of the Brazilian version of the Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI) questionnaire...
  54. ncbi request reprint Clinical phenotype of Brazilian families with spinocerebellar ataxia 10
    H A G Teive
    Neurology Service, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil
    Neurology 63:1509-12. 2004
    ..All 28 patients showed cerebellar ataxia without epilepsy, suggesting that the phenotypic expression of the SCA10 mutation differs between Brazilian and Mexican families...
  55. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system paracoccidioidomycosis: clinical features and laboratorial findings
    S M de Almeida
    Neurology Division, Hospital de Clinicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Especialidade de Neurologia, Rua General Carneiro, 181, sala 1236, Curitiba, PR 80060 900, Brazil
    J Infect 48:193-8. 2004
    ..PCM is an infectious disease caused by the dimorphic fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, endemic in subtropical areas of Central and South America...