Hans D Katzberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neurogenic muscle cramps
    Hans D Katzberg
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol 262:1814-21. 2015
  2. pmc Neurologist practice patterns in treatment of muscle cramps in Canada
    Mary Jane Lim Fat
    Toronto General Hospital University Health Network, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 2C4, Canada
    J Foot Ankle Res 6:2. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Analysis of continuous diaphragm electromyographic signal: results from a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Hans D Katzberg
    Division of Neurology, University Health Network, Room 5EC 306 A, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada
    Muscle Nerve 43:801-6. 2011
  4. pmc Elevated Vibration Perception Thresholds in CIDP Patients Indicate More Severe Neuropathy and Lower Treatment Response Rates
    Alon Abraham
    Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139689. 2015
  5. pmc Treatment Responsiveness in CIDP Patients with Diabetes Is Associated with Higher Degrees of Demyelination
    Alon Abraham
    Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139674. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Choosing drugs for the treatment of diabetic neuropathy
    Majed Alabdali
    University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Medicine, 200 Elizabeth St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada 1 416 340 3315 1 416 340 4189
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 16:1805-14. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Epidemiology of myasthenia gravis in Ontario, Canada
    Ari Breiner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Neuromuscul Disord 26:41-6. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Minimal clinically important difference in myasthenia gravis: outcomes from a randomized trial
    Hans D Katzberg
    University Health Network, Division of Neurology, Toronto General Hospital, 200 Elizabeth Street, 5ES 306, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2C4, Canada
    Muscle Nerve 49:661-5. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics of muscle cramps in patients with polyneuropathy
    Sarah K Maxwell
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuromuscul Disord 24:671-6. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Treatment responsiveness in CIDP patients with diabetes is associated with unique electrophysiological characteristics, and not with common criteria for CIDP
    Alon Abraham
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 11:537-46. 2015

Collaborators

  • Robert G Miller
  • Charles D Kassardjian
  • Ari Breiner
  • Vera Bril
  • Carolina Barnett
  • Alon Abraham
  • Bruce A Perkins
  • Majed Alabdali
  • Mohammad Qrimli
  • Leif E Lovblom
  • Hana Albulaihe
  • Karen Tu
  • Hamid Ebadi
  • Sarah K Maxwell
  • Samantha K Dunnigan
  • Seint Kokokyi
  • Mary Jane Lim Fat
  • Jessica Widdifield
  • Diane Green
  • Jacqueline Young
  • Danah Aljaafari
  • Shaf Keshavjee

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Neurogenic muscle cramps
    Hans D Katzberg
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol 262:1814-21. 2015
    ..Lifestyle modifications, treatment of underlying conditions, stretching, B-complex vitamins, diltiezam, mexiletine, carbamazepine, tetrahydrocannabinoid, leveteracitam and quinine sulfate have shown evidence for treatment. ..
  2. pmc Neurologist practice patterns in treatment of muscle cramps in Canada
    Mary Jane Lim Fat
    Toronto General Hospital University Health Network, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 2C4, Canada
    J Foot Ankle Res 6:2. 2013
    ..The most commonly used medications are baclofen, quinine and gabapentin, of which baclofen and quinine were reported to be the most tolerated...
  3. doi request reprint Analysis of continuous diaphragm electromyographic signal: results from a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Hans D Katzberg
    Division of Neurology, University Health Network, Room 5EC 306 A, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada
    Muscle Nerve 43:801-6. 2011
    ..Analysis of continuous diaphragm electromyography (dEMG) has not been well studied. We describe a system of analyzing continuous dEMG using implanted electrodes...
  4. pmc Elevated Vibration Perception Thresholds in CIDP Patients Indicate More Severe Neuropathy and Lower Treatment Response Rates
    Alon Abraham
    Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139689. 2015
    ..Vibration perception threshold (VPT) examination using a neurothesiometer provides objective, sensitive and specific information, and has been utilized mainly in patients with diabetic polyneropathy...
  5. pmc Treatment Responsiveness in CIDP Patients with Diabetes Is Associated with Higher Degrees of Demyelination
    Alon Abraham
    Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139674. 2015
    ..Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) is one of several chronic treatable acquired demyelinating neuropathies...
  6. doi request reprint Choosing drugs for the treatment of diabetic neuropathy
    Majed Alabdali
    University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Ellen and Martin Prosserman Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Medicine, 200 Elizabeth St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada 1 416 340 3315 1 416 340 4189
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 16:1805-14. 2015
    ..Although disease-modifying therapies are not available for DSP, symptomatic treatments for painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) are effective...
  7. doi request reprint Epidemiology of myasthenia gravis in Ontario, Canada
    Ari Breiner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Neuromuscul Disord 26:41-6. 2016
    ..Our findings provide accurate information on the Canadian epidemiology of myasthenia gravis and burden for health care resources planning for the province, respectively. ..
  8. doi request reprint Minimal clinically important difference in myasthenia gravis: outcomes from a randomized trial
    Hans D Katzberg
    University Health Network, Division of Neurology, Toronto General Hospital, 200 Elizabeth Street, 5ES 306, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2C4, Canada
    Muscle Nerve 49:661-5. 2014
    ..The minimal clinically important difference (MCID) is the smallest outcome change that has clinical significance. Its use has not been established in the study of myasthenia gravis (MG)...
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics of muscle cramps in patients with polyneuropathy
    Sarah K Maxwell
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuromuscul Disord 24:671-6. 2014
    ..Similar prevalence of cramps across predominant nerve fiber type suggests a role of sensory afferents in cramp generation, although this needs to be confirmed in larger cohorts...
  10. doi request reprint Treatment responsiveness in CIDP patients with diabetes is associated with unique electrophysiological characteristics, and not with common criteria for CIDP
    Alon Abraham
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 11:537-46. 2015
    ..Characterize treatment responsiveness in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) patients with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  11. doi request reprint Canadian administrative health data can identify patients with myasthenia gravis
    Ari Breiner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Neuroepidemiology 44:108-13. 2015
    ..The goal of the current study was to validate an algorithm to identify patients with MG in Ontario, Canada using AHD - thereby enabling future disease surveillance...
  12. doi request reprint Ultrasound in Neuromuscular Disorders
    Hans D Katzberg
    Division of Neurology, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Clin Neurophysiol 33:80-5. 2016
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  13. pmc Thymectomy for non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis: a propensity score matched study
    Carolina Barnett
    Division of Neurology Department of Medicine, University of Toronto and University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 9:214. 2014
    ..The efficacy of thymectomy in patients with non-thymomatous Myasthenia Gravis (MG) is still unclear. Main limitations have been variable outcome definitions, lack of a control group and adjustment for confounding...
  14. pmc The characteristics of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy in patients with and without diabetes--an observational study
    Samantha K Dunnigan
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e89344. 2014
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  15. doi request reprint Effects of napping on neuromuscular fatigue in myasthenia gravis
    Charles D Kassardjian
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Muscle Nerve 48:816-8. 2013
    ..The relationship between sleep and neuromuscular fatigue is understood poorly. The goal of this study was to evaluate the effects of napping on quantitative measures of neuromuscular fatigue in patients with myasthenia gravis (MG)...
  16. pmc Effects of noninvasive ventilation on sleep outcomes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Hans D Katzberg
    Division of Neurology, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:345-51. 2013
    ..The objective was to study the effects on noninvasive ventilation on sleep outcomes in patient with ALS, specifically oxygenation and overall sleep quality...