Petr Kanovsky

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. ncbi Efficacy and safety of botulinum neurotoxin NT 201 in poststroke upper limb spasticity
    Petr Kanovsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:259-65. 2009
  2. ncbi Efficacy and safety of treatment with incobotulinum toxin A (botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins; NT 201) in post-stroke upper limb spasticity
    Petr Kanovsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School University Hospital, IP Pavlova 6, CZ 775 20 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Rehabil Med 43:486-92. 2011
  3. ncbi Long-term efficacy and tolerability of 4-monthly versus yearly botulinum toxin type A treatment for lower-limb spasticity in children with cerebral palsy
    Petr Kanovsky
    1st Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:436-45. 2009
  4. ncbi Cognitive- and movement-related potentials recorded in the human basal ganglia
    Ivan Rektor
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Teaching Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mov Disord 20:562-8. 2005
  5. ncbi Cognitive potentials in the basal ganglia-frontocortical circuits. An intracerebral recording study
    Ivan Rektor
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Teaching Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    Exp Brain Res 158:289-301. 2004
  6. doi BoNT-A related changes of cortical activity in patients suffering from severe hand paralysis with arm spasticity following ischemic stroke
    Tomás Veverka
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 319:89-95. 2012
  7. ncbi Prior use of antiplatelet therapy can be associated with a higher chance for early recanalization of the occluded middle cerebral artery in acute stroke patients treated with intravenous thrombolysis
    Daniel Sanak
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Eur Neurol 67:52-6. 2012
  8. doi Changes in hemocoagulation in acute stroke patients after one-hour sono-thrombolysis using a diagnostic probe
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:1052-9. 2010
  9. doi Acute combined revascularization in acute ischemic stroke with intracranial arterial occlusion: self-expanding solitaire stent during intravenous thrombolysis
    Daniel Sanak
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Stroke Center, University Hospital Olomouc, I P Pavlova 6, 77520 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1273-9. 2013
  10. ncbi Changes in middle cerebral artery blood flow velocity during sonolysis using a diagnostic transcranial probe with a 2-MHz Doppler frequency in healthy volunteers
    Petr Bardon
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Třinec Sosna, Trinec, Czech Republic
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1789-94. 2012

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  1. ncbi Efficacy and safety of botulinum neurotoxin NT 201 in poststroke upper limb spasticity
    Petr Kanovsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:259-65. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi Efficacy and safety of treatment with incobotulinum toxin A (botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins; NT 201) in post-stroke upper limb spasticity
    Petr Kanovsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School University Hospital, IP Pavlova 6, CZ 775 20 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Rehabil Med 43:486-92. 2011
    ..To investigate the efficacy and safety of repeated treatment with incobotulinum toxin A (botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins; NT 201) in post-stroke upper limb spasticity...
  3. ncbi Long-term efficacy and tolerability of 4-monthly versus yearly botulinum toxin type A treatment for lower-limb spasticity in children with cerebral palsy
    Petr Kanovsky
    1st Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:436-45. 2009
    ..67 degrees was not statistically significant (p=0.055). Other efficacy endpoints showed no significant difference between the regimens. The results of the study do not allow a clear conclusion of the preferred injection regimen...
  4. ncbi Cognitive- and movement-related potentials recorded in the human basal ganglia
    Ivan Rektor
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Teaching Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mov Disord 20:562-8. 2005
    ..This role seems to be nonspecific in terms of stimulus modality and in terms of the cognitive context of the task...
  5. ncbi Cognitive potentials in the basal ganglia-frontocortical circuits. An intracerebral recording study
    Ivan Rektor
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Teaching Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    Exp Brain Res 158:289-301. 2004
    ..Cognitive potentials were recorded from all over the putamen. The BG may play an integrative role in cognitive information processing...
  6. doi BoNT-A related changes of cortical activity in patients suffering from severe hand paralysis with arm spasticity following ischemic stroke
    Tomás Veverka
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 319:89-95. 2012
    ..Effects on task- related cerebral activation were evaluated by functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  7. ncbi Prior use of antiplatelet therapy can be associated with a higher chance for early recanalization of the occluded middle cerebral artery in acute stroke patients treated with intravenous thrombolysis
    Daniel Sanak
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Eur Neurol 67:52-6. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the possible association between the prior use of antiplatelets (AP) and ER of occluded middle cerebral artery (MCA) after intravenous thrombolysis (IVT)...
  8. doi Changes in hemocoagulation in acute stroke patients after one-hour sono-thrombolysis using a diagnostic probe
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:1052-9. 2010
    ..0125); these changes were more evident in patients treated with a combination of sono-thrombolysis and IVT (79, 38, 50 and 82%, respectively) than in patients treated by sono-thrombolysis alone (34, 13, 17 and 30%, respectively)...
  9. doi Acute combined revascularization in acute ischemic stroke with intracranial arterial occlusion: self-expanding solitaire stent during intravenous thrombolysis
    Daniel Sanak
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Stroke Center, University Hospital Olomouc, I P Pavlova 6, 77520 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1273-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the safety and efficacy of the self-expanding Solitaire stent used during intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) for intracranial arterial occlusion (IAO) in acute ischemic stroke (AIS)...
  10. ncbi Changes in middle cerebral artery blood flow velocity during sonolysis using a diagnostic transcranial probe with a 2-MHz Doppler frequency in healthy volunteers
    Petr Bardon
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Třinec Sosna, Trinec, Czech Republic
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1789-94. 2012
    ..We wanted to ascertain whether similar changes in the blood flow velocity during sonolysis could also be detected in the middle cerebral artery...
  11. doi Degenerative and inflammatory markers in the cerebrospinal fluid of multiple sclerosis patients with relapsing-remitting course of disease and after clinical isolated syndrome
    Vladimira Sladkova
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neurol Res 33:415-20. 2011
    ..Literature includes evidence of initial predominance of inflammation and later development of neurodegeneration in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  12. ncbi The safety and efficacy of continuous transcranial duplex Doppler monitoring of middle cerebral artery occlusion in acute stroke patients: comparison of TCDD and thrombolysis in MCA recanalization
    Daniel Sanak
    Stroke Centre, Dept of Neurology, Palacky University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 20:58-63. 2010
    ....
  13. ncbi Modulation of cortical activity in patients suffering from upper arm spasticity following stroke and treated with botulinum toxin A: an fMRI study
    Zuzana Senkárová
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 20:9-15. 2010
    ..However, the neuroanatomical correlate of BTX spasticity relief is not known and should be reflected in changes of cortical activation during motor tasks assessed using repeated functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  14. ncbi Is atrial fibrillation associated with poor outcome after thrombolysis?
    Daniel Sanak
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School and University Hospital, I P Pavlova 6, 77520 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol 257:999-1003. 2010
    ..0). Patients with AF had significantly worse 90-day clinical outcome after IVT compared to those without AF, probably due to more severe baseline neurological deficits and the greater number of arterial occlusions in the MRA before IVT...
  15. ncbi Cortical and subcortical distribution of middle and long latency auditory and visual evoked potentials in a cognitive (CNV) paradigm
    Martin Bares
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:2447-60. 2003
    ..The focus of the study was on the time and space distribution of middle and late post-stimulus evoked potential (EP) components, and on the processing of sensory information in the subcortical-cortical networks...
  16. doi Sensorimotor network in cervical dystonia and the effect of botulinum toxin treatment: a functional MRI study
    Robert Opavsky
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 306:71-5. 2011
    ....
  17. doi Distal enlargement of the optic nerve sheath in the hyperacute stage of intracerebral haemorrhage
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:217-21. 2011
    ..The aim was to detect an enlargement of the ONSD using optic nerve sonography in patients with acute intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) within 6 h of the onset of symptoms...
  18. doi Effect of entacapone on plasma homocysteine levels in Parkinson's disease patients
    Martin Nevrly
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital and Palacký University Medical School, I P Pavlova 6, 77520, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neurol Sci 31:565-9. 2010
    ..We believe combined L-DOPA and entacapone therapy could be a possible protective mechanism against hyperhomocysteinemia in early PD...
  19. doi Somatosensory cortical activation in cervical dystonia and its modulation with botulinum toxin: an fMRI study
    Robert Opavsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Int J Neurosci 122:45-52. 2012
    ..The posttreatment somatosensory maps of patients did not significantly differ from controls. This study has brought evidence of widespread disruption of somatosensory processing in CD and its modification with BoNT-A therapy...
  20. doi Tau protein and beta-amyloid(1-42) CSF levels in different phenotypes of Parkinson's disease
    Hana Přikrylová Vranová
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University in Olomouc, University Hospital Olomouc, I P Pavlova 6, 775 20 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neural Transm 119:353-62. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi Correlation between substantia nigra features detected by sonography and Parkinson disease symptoms
    Petra Bartova
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Ostrava, Listopadu 1790, CZ 708 52 Ostrava, Czech Republic
    J Ultrasound Med 29:37-42. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the correlation between substantia nigra (SN) echogenic features and area and the clinical symptoms in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  22. ncbi Oral antiplatelet therapy in stroke prevention. Minireview
    Michal Kral
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 154:203-10. 2010
    ..This review deals with the characteristics of particular antiplatelet agents as well as choice of antiplatelet treatment in various situations, based on the evidence and international recommendations...
  23. ncbi Detection of intracranial arterial stenosis using transcranial color-coded duplex sonography, computed tomographic angiography, and digital subtraction angiography
    Martin Roubec
    Department of Neurology, Ostrava Medical School and University Hospital, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    J Ultrasound Med 30:1069-75. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi D-dimers increase in acute ischemic stroke patients with the large artery occlusion, but do not depend on the time of artery recanalization
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 29:477-82. 2010
    ..However, this increase was independent on the time of artery recanalization thus cannot be used as its marker...
  25. doi Ultrasonographic and perioperative macroscopic findings in acute carotid artery occlusion
    Roman Herzig
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 21:5-9. 2011
    ..The aim was to assess the agreement between the ultrasonographic (US) and perioperative macroscopic (PM) finding in AIS patients with acute ICAo, undergoing an emergent carotid endarterectomy...
  26. doi Changes in blood flow velocity in the radial artery during 1-hour ultrasound monitoring with a 2-MHz transcranial probe--a pilot study
    Petr Bardon
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Třinec Sosna, Trinec, Czech Republic
    J Clin Ultrasound 38:493-6. 2010
    ..Multiple biologic effects of ultrasound on the human body have been described. Our aim was to monitor changes in blood flow velocities in the radial artery during continuous pulsed wave Doppler monitoring (DM)...
  27. ncbi The impact of motor activity on intracerebral ERPs: P3 latency variability in modified auditory odd-ball paradigms involving a motor task
    Petr Kanovsky
    1st Department of Neurology, St Anne Hospital, Masaryk University, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    Neurophysiol Clin 33:159-68. 2003
    ..The finding of reduction and subsequent prolongation of P3 latency in the mesial frontal cortex might reflect the unique specialization of this area and its specific involvement in motor processing...
  28. doi Assessment of the cerebral vasomotor reactivity in internal carotid artery occlusion using a transcranial Doppler sonography and functional MRI
    Roman Herzig
    Stroke Center, Departments of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 18:38-45. 2008
    ..The aim was to assess the correlation of TCD and fMRI in the CVR assessment...
  29. doi Acute ischaemic stroke in pregnancy: a severe complication of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Andrea Bartkova
    Stroke Centre, Department of Neurology Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital Olomouc, I P Pavlova 6, CZ 775 20, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neurol Sci 29:463-6. 2008
    ..The patient delivered 2 healthy infants at term. This case emphasises that the recent advent of ovulation induction and reproductive techniques is a newly recognised cause of cerebral stroke in otherwise healthy females...
  30. ncbi Transcranial sonography in movement disorders
    Petra Bartova
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 152:251-8. 2008
    ..Transcranial sonography (TCS) in the B-mode has the ability to image, infratentorial and supratentorial brain structures. For this reason, it has potential use in the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of various intracranial pathologies...
  31. doi Cortical activation changes in patients suffering from post-stroke arm spasticity and treated with botulinum toxin a
    Zuzana Tomášová
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 23:337-44. 2013
    ..The central correlate of BoNT-induced spasticity relief may be detected using repeated functional MRI (fMRI) during motor task...
  32. ncbi The role of magnetic resonance imaging for acute ischemic stroke
    Daniel Sanak
    Stroke Centre, Department of Neurology, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 153:181-7. 2009
    ..Although computed tomography (CT) is still considered to be the gold standard of brain imaging before thrombolysis, new reperfusion strategies in acute ischemic stroke lead to more extensive use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  33. ncbi Abnormalities of cortical excitability and cortical inhibition in cervical dystonia Evidence from somatosensory evoked potentials and paired transcranial magnetic stimulation recordings
    Petr Kanovsky
    1st Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Neurol 250:42-50. 2003
    ..e. it is located within the hemisphere contralateral to the direction of head deviation...
  34. doi CSF markers of neurodegeneration in Parkinson's disease
    Hana Přikrylová Vranová
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University in Olomouc, and University Hospital Olomouc, I P Pavlova 6, 775 20 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neural Transm 117:1177-81. 2010
    ....
  35. ncbi Changes in haemocoagulation in healthy volunteers after a 1-hour thrombotripsy using a diagnostic 2-4 MHz transcranial probe
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 26:119-24. 2008
    ..The aim was to monitor the changes in haemocoagulation parameters in healthy volunteers after a thrombotripsy with 1-hour transcranial Doppler monitoring using a 2-4 MHz probe...
  36. ncbi Safety and efficacy of the sonographic acceleration of the middle cerebral artery recanalization: results of the pilot thrombotripsy study
    David Skoloudik
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Ostrava Poruba, Czech Republic
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:1775-82. 2008
    ..Sonothrombotripsy with diagnostic transcranial duplex technology is safe and may offer benefit in addition to standard of care stroke treatment...
  37. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid levels of chromogranin A in the treatment-naïve early stage Parkinson's disease: a pilot study
    Michaela Kaiserova
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, I P Pavlova 6, 77520, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neural Transm 120:1559-63. 2013
    ..Statistical analysis showed a difference at the significance level P ≤ 0.05. Our pilot study shows that CSF CgA levels are reduced in the early stages of PD. CgA could therefore be a potential biomarker helpful in the diagnosis of PD...
  38. ncbi The long-lasting improvement of sexual dysfunction in patients with advanced, fluctuating Parkinson's disease induced by pergolide: evidence from the results of an open, prospective, one-year trial
    Michal Pohanka
    Department of Sexology, St Anne Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 11:509-12. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, the relationship between pergolide treatment and incidence of restrictive valvular heart disease must be considered...
  39. doi Assessment of relationship between acute ischemic stroke and heart disease--protocol of a prospective observational trial
    Michal Kral
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Olomouc and Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 156:284-9. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi Treatment with statins and peripheral neuropathy: results of 36-months a prospective clinical and neurophysiological follow-up
    Pavel Otruba
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:688-90. 2011
    ..To confirm the changes in the results of EMG assessment of lower-limb peripheral nerves in patients treated with statins in the longer follow-up period of 3 years...
  41. doi Coexistence of parkinsonism, dementia and upper motor neuron syndrome in four Czech patients
    Katerina Farníková
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 296:47-54. 2010
    ..Up to now, only one "sporadic" case has been described (including the autopsy) in Japan...
  42. ncbi The effect of apomorphine administration on smooth pursuit ocular movements in early Parkinsonian patients
    Martin Bares
    1st Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91, Brno, Czech Republic
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 9:139-44. 2003
    ..Significant differences in SPEM were found between both groups, as well as in the SPEM before and after ASA. The theory that SPEM is disturbed in early PD patients was confirmed. The dopaminergic control of horizontal SPEM is supposed...
  43. ncbi Treatment with statins and involvement of the peripheral nervous system: results of a prospective clinical and neurophysiological follow-up
    Pavel Otruba
    Department of Neurology, Palacky Teaching and University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 151:307-10. 2007
    ..To study the pathological changes in neurophysiological examination of lower-limb peripheral nerves in patients with long-term statin treatment...
  44. ncbi Safety and efficacy of sonothrombolysis using bilateral TCD monitoring by diagnostic 2 MHz probes - a pilot study
    Petr Bardon
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Třinec Sosna, Trinec, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 158:233-7. 2014
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to assess the safety and efficacy of sonothrombolysis using 2 diagnostic probes and bilateral monitoring in patients with acute occlusion of the middle cerebral artery (MCA)...
  45. doi Risk factors associated with ischemic heart disease occurence in acute ischemic stroke patients
    Michal Kovacik
    Comprehensive Stroke Centre, Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University Olomouc and University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 157:168-71. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess exclusive risk factors (RFs) associated with IHD occurrence in IS patients. Knowledge of these RFs should help in stratifying IS patients for IHD detection...
  46. doi Comparison of personality characteristics in Parkinson disease patients with and without impulse control disorders and in healthy volunteers
    Katerina Farníková
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Cogn Behav Neurol 25:25-33. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess personality characteristics in patients with Parkinson disease (PD) with and without impulse control disorders (ICD)...
  47. doi Does WOQ-9 help to recognize symptoms of non-motor wearing-off in Parkinson's disease?
    Martin Bares
    Movement Disorders Centre Brno and First Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine Masaryk University Brno, St Anne s Hospital Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Neural Transm 119:373-80. 2012
    ..Careful explanation of the WOQ-9 questionnaire and improved awareness of the non-motor symptoms of wearing-off is strongly suggested...
  48. ncbi The selective gating of the N30 cortical component of the somatosensory evoked potentials of median nerve is different in the mesial and dorsolateral frontal cortex: evidence from intracerebral recordings
    Petr Kanovsky
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne Hospital, Pekarska 53, 656 91, Brno, Czech Republic
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:981-91. 2003
    ..The somatosensory evoked potentials of the median nerve (SEP) were registered intracerebrally in 12 subjects to elucidate the origin of N30 component and its behavior in the motor 'gating' tasks...
  49. ncbi Excessive daytime sleepiness and 'sleep attacks' induced by entacapone
    Martin Bares
    1st Department of Neurology and Movement Disorders Centre, St Anne Hospital, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 17:113-6. 2003
    ..This is another demonstration that inappropriate daytime sleep episodes are not exclusive to dopamine agonists...
  50. ncbi Drug-induced systemic lupus erythematosus in interferon beta-1b therapy
    Vladimira Sladkova
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:4-6. 2011
    ..The authors describe the case of a 43-year-old patient suffering from multiple sclerosis who experienced drug-induced SLE after 8-year application of interferon (IFN) beta-1b...
  51. ncbi Intrathecal synthesis in particular types of multiple sclerosis
    Vladimira Sladkova
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 158:124-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether there were any differences in intrathecal synthesis of immunoglobulin G (IgG) (IgG index) and number of oligoclonal bands (OCB) among particular types of multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  52. doi Musculoskeletal problems as an initial manifestation of Parkinson's disease: a retrospective study
    Katerina Farníková
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 319:102-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the prevalence of musculoskeletal pain in the prodromal phase of PD, before the PD diagnosis is made...
  53. ncbi Cortical plasticity and its implications for focal hand dystonia
    Robert Opavsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University, University Hospital, I P Pavlova 6, 775 20 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 150:223-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this article is to summarize recent findings on the etiopathogenesis of focal hand dystonias with a focus on the role of abnormal cortical plasticity...
  54. doi Debunking the pathophysiological puzzle of dystonia--with special reference to botulinum toxin therapy
    Petr Kanovsky
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:S11-4. 2011
    ..BoNT treatment can potentially modulate this plasticity mechanism and is probably the seminal cause of the sustained effect of the subsequent BoNT-treatment sessions and the long-term alleviation of symptoms of dystonia...
  55. ncbi Hyperechogenicity of the substantia nigra in Parkinson's disease
    Pavel Ressner
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neuroimaging 17:164-7. 2007
    ..19 cm(2) were recorded as hyperechogenic SN. TCS examination of SN as a diagnostic test for PD in our study showed 87.2% sensitivity and 94.9% specificity...
  56. ncbi Peripheral nerve involvement and severity of motor disorder in Parkinson's disease: a correlational study
    Zuzana Chovancova
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University Olomouc, and University Hospital Olomouc Center for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 153:59-62. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that there is concomitant peripheral nerve involvement in patients suffering from neurodegenerative disorders by correlating motor and peripheral nerve involvement in Parkinson's disease...
  57. doi Progressive supranuclear palsy phenotype mimicking synucleinopathies
    Kateřina Menšíková
    Department of Neurology, Palacky University Medical School, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Neurol Sci 329:34-7. 2013
    ..Based on recent clinico-pathological studies it is increasingly clear, that some pathological characteristics are shared by both groups...
  58. ncbi Levodopa-induced dyskinesias and continuous subcutaneous infusions of apomorphine: results of a two-year, prospective follow-up
    Petr Kanovsky
    1st Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mov Disord 17:188-91. 2002
    ..Twelve patients with levodopa-induced dyskinesias were treated with continuous subcutaneous apomorphine. A markedly significant reduction in peak dose dyskinesias occurred over a two-year follow-up...
  59. ncbi An uncommon case of spontaneous resolution of mural thrombus causing symptomatic severe stenosis of the extracranial part of the internal carotid artery
    Milan Labonek
    Stroke Center, Departments of Neurology, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 150:299-302. 2006
    ..Its well-known causes are atherosclerosis(AS), embolization, arterial dissection, congenital defects, vasculitides, smoking, use of oral contraceptives, coagulopathy and arterial dissection, or vasospasm...
  60. ncbi Dystonia: a disorder of motor programming or motor execution?
    Petr Kanovsky
    First Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Mov Disord 17:1143-7. 2002
    ..The current concept of dystonic movement connects the abnormal function of somatosensory pathways and somatosensory analysers with the dystonic performance of motor action, which is based on the abnormality of sensorimotor integration...
  61. ncbi Correlation of the IgG index and oligoclonal bands in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with multiple sclerosis
    Jan Mares
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 152:247-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the correlation between IgG index values and the number of the oligoclonal IgG bands (OCB) in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  62. ncbi Impact of diffusion-weighted MRI-measured initial cerebral infarction volume on clinical outcome in acute stroke patients with middle cerebral artery occlusion treated by thrombolysis
    Daniel Sanak
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, University Hospital, IP Pavlova 6, 775 20, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Neuroradiology 48:632-9. 2006
    ....
  63. ncbi Can we identify patients with carotid occlusion who would benefit from EC/IC bypass? Review
    Roman Herzig
    Stroke Center of Department of Neurology, Teaching Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 148:119-22. 2004
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