V Mall

Summary

Affiliation: University of Freiburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low level of intracortical inhibition in children shown by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 35:120-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of adductor spasticity with BTX-A in children with CP: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Volker Mall
    Children s University Hospital, Freiburg University, Germany
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:10-3. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin treatment in cerebral palsy: evidence for a new treatment option
    J Kirschner
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg Children s Hospital, Mathildenstrasse 1 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurol 248:28-30. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Medium-term functional benefits in children with cerebral palsy treated with botulinum toxin type A: 1-year follow-up using gross motor function measure
    M Linder
    Department of Neuropaediatrics and Muscle Disorders, Children's University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 8:120-6. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory conditioning stimulus in transcranial magnetic stimulation reduces the number of excited spinal motor neurons
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Diseases, Children s Hospital, University of Freiburg, Mathildenstrasse 1, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1810-3. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate enhances both intracortical inhibition and facilitation in healthy adults
    J Kirschner
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Diseases, Universitäts Kinderklinik, Freiburg, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 36:79-82. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Hip lateralisation in children with bilateral spastic cerebral palsy treated with botulinum toxin type A: a 2-year follow-up
    N H Jung
    Division of Neuropediatrics and Muscular Disorders, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 42:18-23. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of the sensorimotor cortex--a developmental FMRI study
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 36:373-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint CNS lipoma in patients with epidermal nevus syndrome
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, Children s Hospital, Freiburg University, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 31:175-9. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint 'Why do children with cerebral palsy discontinue therapy with botulinum toxin A?'
    Michaela Linder-Lucht
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:319-20. 2006

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Low level of intracortical inhibition in children shown by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 35:120-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, the lower ICI in children points to maturation processes that may have implications for the greater capacity of practice-dependent neuronal plasticity in children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of adductor spasticity with BTX-A in children with CP: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Volker Mall
    Children s University Hospital, Freiburg University, Germany
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:10-3. 2006
    ..Four weeks after treatment, a significant superiority of BTX-A was observed in the primary outcome measure (knee-knee distance 'fast catch', p=0.002), the Ashworth scale (p=0.001), and the Goal Attainment Scale (p=0.037)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin treatment in cerebral palsy: evidence for a new treatment option
    J Kirschner
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg Children s Hospital, Mathildenstrasse 1 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurol 248:28-30. 2001
    ..Whether long-term treatment with BTX-A improves motor development and delays contractures is still under investigation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Medium-term functional benefits in children with cerebral palsy treated with botulinum toxin type A: 1-year follow-up using gross motor function measure
    M Linder
    Department of Neuropaediatrics and Muscle Disorders, Children's University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 8:120-6. 2001
    ..Whether the observed improvement in gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy is specifically related to therapy with BTX-A or represents at least in part the natural course of motor development still needs clarification...
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory conditioning stimulus in transcranial magnetic stimulation reduces the number of excited spinal motor neurons
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Diseases, Children s Hospital, University of Freiburg, Mathildenstrasse 1, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1810-3. 2001
    ..Both conventional MEPs and the recently described triple stimulation technique (TST) were applied; the latter to improve the quantification of the response size decrease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate enhances both intracortical inhibition and facilitation in healthy adults
    J Kirschner
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Diseases, Universitäts Kinderklinik, Freiburg, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 36:79-82. 2003
    ..Enhancement of both of these TMS parameters was unexpected and suggests that MPH exerts its action on the motor cortex not only through the dopaminergic neurotransmitter system...
  7. doi request reprint Hip lateralisation in children with bilateral spastic cerebral palsy treated with botulinum toxin type A: a 2-year follow-up
    N H Jung
    Division of Neuropediatrics and Muscular Disorders, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 42:18-23. 2011
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  8. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of the sensorimotor cortex--a developmental FMRI study
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 36:373-9. 2005
    ..The cortex is known to play a central role in learning, planning, and performance of motor tasks. We investigated the age dependency of motor cortex activation using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  9. ncbi request reprint CNS lipoma in patients with epidermal nevus syndrome
    V Mall
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, Children s Hospital, Freiburg University, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 31:175-9. 2000
    ..So far, CNS lipomas have not been described as typical neuropathological findings in ENS. The differential diagnosis to encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis with the typical finding of CNS lipoma is discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint 'Why do children with cerebral palsy discontinue therapy with botulinum toxin A?'
    Michaela Linder-Lucht
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:319-20. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Abnormal motor cortex excitability in congenital stroke
    Steffen Berweck
    Department of Pediatric Neurology and Developmental Medicine, Dr von Hauners Children s Hospital of the University of Munich, 80337 Munich, Germany
    Pediatr Res 63:84-8. 2008
    ..Reduced intracortical inhibition might represent deficient inhibitory cortical properties or might reflect a compensational mechanism, dispositioning for use-dependent plasticity...
  12. doi request reprint Altered cortical inhibitory function in children with spastic diplegia: a TMS study
    Julia Vry
    Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Neuropaediatrics and Muscular Disorders, University Hospital Freiburg, Mathildenstrasse 1, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Exp Brain Res 186:611-8. 2008
    ..This could be due to impaired functioning of the cortical interneurons themselves, or to decreased input from activating fibres, e.g. thalamocortical or cortico-cortical connections...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact of antibody formation to botulinum toxin A in children
    Jochen Herrmann
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, University Clinic Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Neurol 55:732-5. 2004
    ..001). The most significant risk factors for antibody formation were the frequency of treatments (p = 0.0001) and the injection of a higher weight-adapted maximum dose per treatment (p = 0.001)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Modulation of soleus H-reflexes during gait in children with cerebral palsy
    Maike Hodapp
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Strasse 64, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurophysiol 98:3263-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the supraspinal structures affected in CP are therefore likely involved in this age-dependent tonic depression...
  15. pmc Transcranial magnetic stimulation in children
    Marjorie A Garvey
    Neuroscience Research Center, National Rehabilitation Hospital, 102 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:973-84. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Deafferentation of neighbouring motor cortex areas does not further enhance saturated practice-dependent plasticity in healthy adults
    Michael Walther
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders, University Children s Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:886-91. 2008
    ..To assess effects of deafferentation of the arm representation of primary motor cortex (M1) on practice-dependent plasticity in healthy adults...