J Lefaucheur

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the management of pain
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique, Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U421, Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, 94010 Creteil, France
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 57:737-48. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Alteration of motor nerve recovery cycle in multiple sclerosis
    Delphine Boerio
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1753-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Inter-hemispheric asymmetry of motor corticospinal excitability in major depression studied by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Psychiatr Res 42:389-98. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic epidural motor cortical stimulation for movement disorders
    Alberto Priori
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Milan Medical School, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Lancet Neurol 6:279-86. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Somatotopic organization of the analgesic effects of motor cortex rTMS in neuropathic pain
    J P Lefaucheur
    Department of Physiology, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U 421, IM3 Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, France
    Neurology 67:1998-2004. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Pudendal nerve terminal motor latency: age effects and technical considerations
    J Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010, Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:472-6. 2001
  7. pmc Neurogenic pain relief by repetitive transcranial magnetic cortical stimulation depends on the origin and the site of pain
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:612-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Neuropathic pain controlled for more than a year by monthly sessions of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the motor cortex
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, CHU Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, Creteil 94010, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 34:91-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Nerve excitability studies in the assessment of dysimmune neuropathies]
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Creteil
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 162:3S17-3S26. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological deterioration over time in patients with Huntington's disease
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Creteil, France
    Mov Disord 21:1350-4. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the management of pain
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique, Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U421, Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, 94010 Creteil, France
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 57:737-48. 2004
    ..Beyond this physiological purpose, rTMS could be useful to control episodes of neurogenic pain of limited duration or to select patients for the surgical implantation of a cortical stimulator...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alteration of motor nerve recovery cycle in multiple sclerosis
    Delphine Boerio
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1753-8. 2007
    ..To study peripheral motor nerve excitability in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inter-hemispheric asymmetry of motor corticospinal excitability in major depression studied by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Psychiatr Res 42:389-98. 2008
    ..This study aimed at comparing motor corticospinal excitability assessed by methods of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) between the right and left hemispheres in patients with major depression and healthy controls...
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic epidural motor cortical stimulation for movement disorders
    Alberto Priori
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Milan Medical School, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Lancet Neurol 6:279-86. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Somatotopic organization of the analgesic effects of motor cortex rTMS in neuropathic pain
    J P Lefaucheur
    Department of Physiology, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U 421, IM3 Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, France
    Neurology 67:1998-2004. 2006
    ..Motor cortex repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) was found to relieve chronic neuropathic pain, but the optimal parameters of stimulation remain to be determined, including the site of stimulation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pudendal nerve terminal motor latency: age effects and technical considerations
    J Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010, Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:472-6. 2001
    ..The measurement of the pudendal nerve terminal motor latency (PNTML) is used to assess anal sphincter innervation. In healthy subjects, we studied the influence of age on PNTML and the advantage of a new intra-rectal stimulator...
  7. pmc Neurogenic pain relief by repetitive transcranial magnetic cortical stimulation depends on the origin and the site of pain
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:612-6. 2004
    ..Drug resistant neurogenic pain can be relieved by repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) of the motor cortex. This study was designed to assess the influence of pain origin, pain site, and sensory loss on rTMS efficacy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neuropathic pain controlled for more than a year by monthly sessions of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the motor cortex
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, CHU Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, Creteil 94010, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 34:91-5. 2004
    ..This case illustrates the value of rTMS in helping patients to wait for surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Nerve excitability studies in the assessment of dysimmune neuropathies]
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Creteil
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 162:3S17-3S26. 2006
    ..Several electrophysiological methods have recently been designed to specifically assess such axonal membrane excitability changes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological deterioration over time in patients with Huntington's disease
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Creteil, France
    Mov Disord 21:1350-4. 2006
    ..This study shows that several electrophysiological parameters are closely associated with dysfunction of various neural circuits in HD and could be useful markers of disease progression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improvement of motor performance and modulation of cortical excitability by repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the motor cortex in Parkinson's disease
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:2530-41. 2004
    ..To assess the effects of focal motor cortex stimulation on motor performance and cortical excitability in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Low-frequency repetitive TMS of premotor cortex can reduce painful axial spasms in generalized secondary dystonia: a pilot study of three patients
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51, avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 34:141-5. 2004
    ..Low-frequency rTMS of the premotor cortex may improve some specific motor symptoms in severe, generalized dystonia. These results should prompt confirmation in a larger placebo-controlled study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Excitability of the motor cortical representation of the external anal sphincter
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Club d Electrophysiologie Périnéale, Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010, Creteil, France
    Exp Brain Res 160:268-72. 2005
    ..In contrast, cortical silent period duration and intra-cortical inhibition were less for the anal sphincter than for hand muscle. This study has opened new perspectives for the investigation of anal sphincter cortical control in humans...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Motor cortex stimulation for Parkinson's disease and dystonia: lessons from transcranial magnetic stimulation? A review of the literature]
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 161:27-41. 2005
    ..In addition, repetitive TMS (rTMS) trains can be used to study the effects of transient activity changes of a targeted cortical area...
  15. pmc Origin of ICU acquired paresis determined by direct muscle stimulation
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:500-6. 2006
    ..Acquired diffuse paresis in an intensive care unit (ICU) can result from critical illness myopathy or polyneuropathy. Clinical examination and conventional neurophysiological techniques may not distinguish between these entities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intrarectal ground electrode improves the reliability of motor evoked potentials recorded in the anal sphincter
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Muscle Nerve 32:110-2. 2005
    ..An intrarectal ground electrode substantially reduces stimulus artifact and technical failure, improving MEP latency determination to sacral root stimulation in particular...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Transcranial magnetic stimulation: applications in neurology]
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 161:1121-30. 2005
    ..Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) was first applied to assess conduction time along the corticospinal tract, namely by recording motor evoked potentials...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological testing in anorectal disorders
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Muscle Nerve 33:324-33. 2006
    ..Such techniques are complementary to other methods of investigation, such as pelvic floor imaging and anorectal manometry, to establish the diagnosis and guide therapeutic management of neurogenic anorectal disorders...
  19. pmc Neurophysiological testing correlates with clinical examination according to fibre type involvement and severity in sensory neuropathy
    J P Lefaucheur
    INSERM E00 11, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:417-22. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Motor cortex rTMS restores defective intracortical inhibition in chronic neuropathic pain
    J P Lefaucheur
    Department of Physiology, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U 421, IM3 Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, Creteil, France
    Neurology 67:1568-74. 2006
    ..To assess cortical excitability changes in patients with chronic neuropathic pain at baseline and after repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) of the motor cortex...
  21. pmc A variant of multifocal motor neuropathy with acute, generalised presentation and persistent conduction blocks
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, CHU Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:1555-61. 2003
    ..We report four cases of severe motor impairment with acute and generalised onset and with persistent motor conduction blocks...
  22. ncbi request reprint Laser evoked potentials using the Nd:YAG laser
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, CHU Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Muscle Nerve 24:496-501. 2001
    ..e., CO(2), argon, or Tm:YAG lasers in the millisecond range) are discussed. Our study opens novel perspectives in the LEP field of research by using a new type of laser with a very short pulse duration...
  23. ncbi request reprint Interventional neurophysiology for pain control: duration of pain relief following repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the motor cortex
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, INSERM U421, Faculte de Medecine, 94010 Creteil, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 31:247-52. 2001
    ..This study shows that a transient pain relief can be induced in patients suffering from chronic neurogenic pain during about the week that follows a 20-min session of 10 Hz-rTMS applied over the motor cortex...
  24. doi request reprint Motor cortex stimulation for the treatment of refractory peripheral neuropathic pain
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, Creteil Cedex, France
    Brain 132:1463-71. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the indication of MCS might be extended to various types of refractory, chronic peripheral pain beyond trigeminal neuropathic pain...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical application of laser evoked potentials using the Nd:YAG laser
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51, Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 32:91-8. 2002
    ..LEPs following Nd:YAG laser stimulation are sensitive in the diagnosis of peripheral and/or central nervous system disorders and they give complementary information as compared to routine electrophysiological tests...
  26. doi request reprint Principles of therapeutic use of transcranial and epidural cortical stimulation
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Department of Physiology, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux, de Paris, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:2179-84. 2008
    ..All these features need to be taken into account when considering cortical stimulation as a method of treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Electrophysiological assessment of reflex pathways involved in spasticity]
    J P Lefaucheur
    Service de physiologie explorations fonctionnelles neurophysiologie clinique, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil
    Neurochirurgie 49:205-14. 2003
    ..Despite their complexity, electrophysiological reflex studies offer essential information to reach this goal...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diaphragmatic silent period to transcranial magnetic cortical stimulation for assessing cortical motor control of the diaphragm
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Exp Brain Res 146:404-9. 2002
    ..The diaphragmatic cSP duration depended on the magnitude of the respiratory effort, as assessed by DeltaPdi, but not on the mechanism (volitional or reflex) of diaphragm activation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical relevance of electrophysiological tests in the assessment of patients with Huntington's disease
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de physiologie explorations fonctionnelles neurophysiologie clinique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Mov Disord 17:1294-301. 2002
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Descending volleys generated by efficacious epidural motor cortex stimulation in patients with chronic neuropathic pain
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    EA 4391, Excitabilité Nerveuse et Thérapeutique, Universite Paris 12, Creteil, France
    Exp Neurol 223:609-14. 2010
    ..Different pathways are activated by EMCS according to stimulus intensity and electrode montage and polarity. Special attention should be paid to these parameters when programming EMCS for pain treatment...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of fetal neural transplants in patients with Huntington's disease 6 years after surgery: a long-term follow-up study
    Anne Catherine Bachoud-Lévi
    INSERM U 421, Faculte de Medecine, Creteil, France
    Lancet Neurol 5:303-9. 2006
    ..We undertook long-term follow-up of previously reported patients with the disease to ascertain the nature and extent of any secondary decline after grafting...
  32. ncbi request reprint Interest of peripheral anesthetic blocks as a diagnosis and prognosis tool in patients with spastic equinus foot: a clinical and electrophysiological study of the effects of block of nerve branches to the triceps surae muscle
    Kevin Buffenoir
    Service de Neurochirurgie, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1596-600. 2005
    ..To evaluate clinically and electrophysiologically the effects of selective anesthetic blocks of motor nerve branches to the triceps surae muscle on lower limb stretch reflex in patients with spastic equinus foot...
  33. ncbi request reprint The correlation between muscle and nerve fiber conduction velocities in thenar muscle is lost in case of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Mohamad El Dassouki
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, CHU Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:1121-4. 2002
    ..MFCV was calculated in voluntarily contracted thenar muscle using a multi-channel surface recording and a spike-triggered averaging technique...
  34. ncbi request reprint Motor cortex dysfunction revealed by cortical excitability studies in Parkinson's disease: influence of antiparkinsonian treatment and cortical stimulation
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51 avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:244-53. 2005
    ..However, systematic studies of cortical excitability remained to be performed in large series of patients with PD, taking into account disease stage, clinical symptoms and medication influence...
  35. ncbi request reprint The antalgic efficacy of chronic motor cortex stimulation is related to sensory changes in the painful zone
    Xavier Drouot
    Services Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique, Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Brain 125:1660-4. 2002
    ..These results additionally suggest that MCS acts on neural pathways involved in sensory discrimination that, in turn, are able to modulate the transmission of pain signals...
  36. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular excitability properties in myotonic dystrophy type 1
    Delphine Boerio
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:2375-82. 2007
    ..To study neuromuscular excitability in patients with dystrophia myotonica type 1 (DM1)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surface EMG recording of heteronymous reflex excitation of semitendinosus motoneurones by group II afferents
    Thomas Roujeau
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1313-9. 2004
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to use surface electromyogram (EMG) to record and to quantify heteronymous excitation of semitendinosus (ST) motoneurones by group II afferents of the tibial nerve...
  38. ncbi request reprint A reappraisal of various methods for measuring motor nerve refractory period in humans
    Delphine Boerio
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, AP HP, Creteil 94010, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:969-76. 2005
    ..To compare various techniques of stimulation and methods of analysis to estimate absolute (ARP) and relative (RRP) refractory periods in motor nerve trunks of humans...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Nerve conduction blocks and peripheral neuropathies]
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil Cedex, France
    J Soc Biol 200:307-21. 2006
    ..The clinical, electrophysiological, biological, and therapeutic specificities of these two types of neuropathy will be discussed...
  40. doi request reprint Use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in pain relief
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Service de Physiologie, Explorations Fonctionnelles, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51, avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:799-808. 2008
    ..The rate of improvement produced by rTMS may be predictive for the outcome of the implanted procedure. The place of rTMS as a therapeutic tool in the management of chronic pain remains to be determined...
  41. doi request reprint Repair of the lower and middle parts of the face by composite tissue allotransplantation in a patient with massive plexiform neurofibroma: a 1-year follow-up study
    Laurent Lantieri
    Universite Paris 12, Faculte de Medecine, IFR10, Creteil, France
    Lancet 372:639-45. 2008
    ..We report here a 1-year follow-up of a patient who underwent face transplantation with a composite tissue allograft...
  42. doi request reprint Lidocaine hyperselective motor blocks of the triceps surae nerves: role of the soleus versus gastrocnemius on triceps spasticity and predictive value of the soleus motor block on the result of selective tibial neurotomy
    Kevin Buffenoir
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Creteil, Creteil, France
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:292-304. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint [Inflammatory demyelinating neuropathies: classification, evolution and prognosis]
    Alain Creange
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil Cedex, France
    J Soc Biol 200:301-6. 2006
    ..This failure results in Na+/Ca2+ exchanger activation, provoking neuronal Ca2+ influx, enzymatic proteolysis and axonal degeneration...
  44. ncbi request reprint Respective value of pudendal nerve terminal motor latency and anal sphincter electromyography in neurogenic fecal incontinence
    Christian Thomas
    Service de Proctologie, Hopital des Diaconesses, 18, rue du Sergent Bauchat, 75012 Paris, France
    Neurophysiol Clin 32:85-90. 2002
    ..These electrodiagnostic tests, particularly AEMG as performed in everyday practice, are useful in the assessment of neurogenic fecal incontinence...
  45. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for pudendal neuralgia by pudendal nerve entrapment (Nantes criteria)
    Jean Jacques Labat
    Service d Urologie, CHU Hotel Dieu, Nantes, France
    Neurourol Urodyn 27:306-10. 2008
    ..There are no pathognomonic criteria, but various clinical features can be suggestive of the diagnosis. We defined criteria that can help to the diagnosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint The role of intra-operative motor evoked potentials in the optimization of chronic cortical stimulation for the treatment of neuropathic pain
    Jan Holsheimer
    Institute for Biomedical Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:2287-96. 2007
    ..To explore the significance of intra-operative motor evoked potentials (MEPs) obtained by monopolar and bipolar stimulation in determining the location of the electrode(s) giving most pain relief in chronic motor cortex stimulation (MCS)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Paresis acquired in the intensive care unit: a prospective multicenter study
    Bernard De Jonghe
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, centre hospitalier de Poissy Saint Germain en Laye, 10 rue du Champ Gaillard, 78300 Poissy, France
    JAMA 288:2859-67. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint New insights into the therapeutic potential of non-invasive transcranial cortical stimulation in chronic neuropathic pain
    Jean Pascal Lefaucheur
    Pain 122:11-3. 2006
  49. ncbi request reprint Neurofibromatosis 1-associated neuropathies: a reappraisal
    Alain Drouet
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital d Instruction des Armees Desgenettes, Lyon, France
    Brain 127:1993-2009. 2004
    ..Association of proximal large neurofibromas, peripheral neuropathies and subcutaneous neurofibromas may constitute a phenotype of NF1 with a severe prognosis...
  50. ncbi request reprint The clinical diagnostic utility of transcranial magnetic stimulation: report of an IFCN committee
    Robert Chen
    Division of Neurology, Toronto Western Research Institute, University of Toronto, 7MC411, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5T 2S8
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:504-32. 2008
    ..TMS measures have potential clinical utility in cerebellar disease, dementia, facial nerve disorders, movement disorders, stroke, epilepsy, migraine and chronic pain...
  51. ncbi request reprint Electromyographic assessment of rectus abdominis muscle function after deep inferior epigastric perforator flap surgery
    Luc Bottero
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, CHU Henri Mondor AP HP, Paris XII University, France
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:156-61. 2004
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Severe acute polyneuropathy complicating orthotopic liver allograft failure
    Saida Rezaiguia-Delclaux
    Service d Anesthésie Réanimation Chirurgicale, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Transplantation 74:880-2. 2002
    ..Neuromuscular dysfunction complicating orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) has rarely been described. We report three cases of severe acute motor deficit after OLT in a context of graft dysfunction...
  53. ncbi request reprint The regeneration process of the striated urethral sphincter involves activation of intrinsic satellite cells
    Rene Yiou
    Laboratory of Tissue Engineering and Cellular Therapeutics, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 206:429-35. 2003
    ..The therapeutic implications of this knowledge and the possible origin of the sphincteric satellite cells are discussed...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Magnetic stimulation of the auditory cortex for disabling tinnitus: preliminary results]
    Alain Londero
    Laboratoire de recherche sur l audition et service d ORL et de chirurgie cervico faciale, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Faculté de Médecine Paris V, Universite Rene Descartes, CNRS UPRESSA 7060 Neurobiologie des systèmes sensori moteurs, Paris 75
    Presse Med 35:200-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of magnetic neurostimulation of the primary and secondary auditory cortex in the treatment of disabling chronic tinnitus...
  55. ncbi request reprint Left superior temporal gyrus activation during sentence perception negatively correlates with auditory hallucination severity in schizophrenia patients
    Marion Plaze
    Inserm U 797, CEA INSERM Research Unit Neuroimaging and Psychiatry, Atomic Energy Commission CEA Hospital Department Frédéric Joliot, IFR49, Paris Sud 11 and Paris 5 Universities 4 place Gl Leclerc 91401, Orsay, France
    Schizophr Res 87:109-15. 2006
    ..This finding supports the hypothesis that auditory hallucinations compete with normal external speech for processing sites within the temporal cortex in schizophrenia...