Vladimir S Kostic

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Transcranial brain sonography findings in two main variants of progressive supranuclear palsy
    V S Kostic
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Eur J Neurol 20:552-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Transcranial sonography in pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration
    Vladimir S Kostic
    School of Medicine, Institute of Neurology CCS, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 259:959-64. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of young-onset Parkinson's disease: role of dopamine receptor agonists
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:S71-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Neuroanatomical correlates of depression and apathy in Parkinson's disease: magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol Sci 310:61-3. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Suicide and suicidal ideation in Parkinson's disease
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol Sci 289:40-3. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Exclusion of linkage to chromosomes 14q, 2q37 and 8p21.1-q11.23 in a Serbian family with idiopathic basal ganglia calcification
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 258:1637-42. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint A common polymorphism in the brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene in patients with adult-onset primary focal and segmental dystonia
    Marina V Svetel
    Clinic of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica Starijeg 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:243-5. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Impaired insulin sensitivity and secretion in normoglycemic patients with spinocerebellar ataxia type 1
    Nebojsa M Lalic
    Clinical Center of Serbia, Institute for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 25:1976-80. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of primary late-onset focal dystonia in the Belgrade population
    Tatjana Pekmezovic
    Unit of Neuroepidemiology, Institute of Neurology, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Mov Disord 18:1389-92. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life in patients with treated and clinically stable Wilson's disease
    Marina Svetel
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 26:1503-8. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Transcranial brain sonography findings in two main variants of progressive supranuclear palsy
    V S Kostic
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Eur J Neurol 20:552-7. 2013
    ..The differential diagnosis between them is challenging. Therefore, we studied different ultrasound markers by transcranial sonography in individuals with PSP-RS and PSP-P, to test their value in the diagnostic work up of these patients...
  2. doi request reprint Transcranial sonography in pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration
    Vladimir S Kostic
    School of Medicine, Institute of Neurology CCS, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 259:959-64. 2012
    ..Both TCS and MRI studies in PKAN patients are in accordance with the pathological findings that accumulation of iron, even in advanced cases, is restricted to the GP and SN, suggesting selective involvement of these structures...
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of young-onset Parkinson's disease: role of dopamine receptor agonists
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:S71-5. 2009
    ..It has been shown that some dopamine receptor agonists may also have antidepressive efficacy, thus potentially managing an additional problem associated with PD...
  4. doi request reprint Neuroanatomical correlates of depression and apathy in Parkinson's disease: magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol Sci 310:61-3. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Suicide and suicidal ideation in Parkinson's disease
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol Sci 289:40-3. 2010
    ..According to our data almost a quarter of PD patients had death and/or suicidal ideation, that may significantly influence their quality of life...
  6. doi request reprint Exclusion of linkage to chromosomes 14q, 2q37 and 8p21.1-q11.23 in a Serbian family with idiopathic basal ganglia calcification
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 258:1637-42. 2011
    ..The age at onset of the clinical symptoms appeared to be decreasing in two observed transmissions, suggestive of possible genetic anticipation...
  7. ncbi request reprint A common polymorphism in the brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene in patients with adult-onset primary focal and segmental dystonia
    Marina V Svetel
    Clinic of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica Starijeg 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:243-5. 2013
    ..Patients with the Met variant did not differ by age at onset, number of affected regions, and efficacy of a sensory trick. Met66Met is not associated with an increased risk of dystonia. ..
  8. doi request reprint Impaired insulin sensitivity and secretion in normoglycemic patients with spinocerebellar ataxia type 1
    Nebojsa M Lalic
    Clinical Center of Serbia, Institute for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 25:1976-80. 2010
    ..001 and P < 0.05, respectively). Our data suggested an impairment in insulin secretion capacity, as well as simultaneous decrease in insulin sensitivity, with an increase in insulin resistance level in patients with SCA1...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of primary late-onset focal dystonia in the Belgrade population
    Tatjana Pekmezovic
    Unit of Neuroepidemiology, Institute of Neurology, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Mov Disord 18:1389-92. 2003
    ..2 per 100,000. The prevalence for cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, writer's cramp and laryngeal dystonia were 5.9 per 100,000, 1.9 per 100,000, 1.9 per 100,000, and 1.1 per 100,000, respectively...
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life in patients with treated and clinically stable Wilson's disease
    Marina Svetel
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 26:1503-8. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Mutational analysis of ATP7B gene and the genotype-phenotype correlation in patients with Wilson's disease in Serbia
    Aleksandra Tomic
    Clinic for Neurology, Clinical Centre of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Vojnosanit Pregl 70:457-62. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the spectrum of mutations of ATP7B gene on a large number of patients in Serbian population and to make a correlation between particular genotypes and specific phenotypes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Frequency analysis and clinical characterization of different types of spinocerebellar ataxia in Serbian patients
    Natasa T Dragasević
    Institute of Neurology CCS, Medical School, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Mov Disord 21:187-91. 2006
    ..Ataxia-causing mutations were identified in 8 (10.6%) of patients with apparently sporadic adult-onset ataxia...
  13. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric aspects of treated Wilson's disease
    Marina Svetel
    Institute of Neurology, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:772-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, even among stable, long-term treated patients with WD approximately 70% experienced psychiatric symptoms...
  14. doi request reprint Validation and cross-cultural adaptation of the Self-Assessment Disability Scale in patients with Parkinson's disease in Serbia
    Tatjana Gazibara
    Institute of Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Visegradska, 26A, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 260:1970-7. 2013
    ..7 %. The psychometric properties of the cross-culturally adapted SADS-PD questionnaire (Serbian version) have outstanding validity and reliability as an instrument for evaluation of the extent of disability in patients with PD...
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence of non-motor symptoms in young-onset versus late-onset Parkinson's disease
    Vladana Spica
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 260:131-7. 2013
    ..In contrast to a previous suggestion that YOPD patients might have an increased risk for NMS, we found a higher prevalence of NMS in LOPD patients than in those with YOPD...
  16. doi request reprint Glucose homeostasis in Huntington disease: abnormalities in insulin sensitivity and early-phase insulin secretion
    Nebojsa M Lalic
    Institute of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolic Diseases, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Arch Neurol 65:476-80. 2008
    ..Recent studies in neurodegenerative diseases suggested that insulin resistance constitutes a metabolic stressor that interacts with a preexisting neurobiological template to induce a given disorder...
  17. ncbi request reprint Survival of Huntington's disease patients in Serbia: longer survival in female patients
    Tatjana Pekmezovic
    Institute of Neurology, Clinical Centre of Serbia, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:523-6. 2007
    ..4; P = 0.071). The female sex was statistically significantly associated with longer survival (HR = 0.4; P = 0.007). These data might be of some importance for further exploration of natural history and prognosis of HD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validation and cross-cultural adaptation of the Falls Efficacy Scale in patients with Parkinson's disease in Serbia
    Tatjana Gazibara
    Institute of Epidemiology, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:936-41. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the validity and reliability of the Falls Efficacy Scale (FES) in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients in Serbia...
  19. doi request reprint Transcranial sonography in patients with Parkinson's disease with glucocerebrosidase mutations
    Nikola Kresojević
    Clinic for Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:431-5. 2013
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  20. ncbi request reprint Intrafamilial phenotypic and genetic heterogeneity of dystonia
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    J Neurol Sci 250:92-6. 2006
    ..e., another dystonia gene), or may be psychogenic...
  21. ncbi request reprint Is there a difference in risk factors for single and multiple symptomatic lesions in small vessel disease? What is the difference between one and plenty--experience from 201 Serbian patients
    Aleksandra M Pavlovic
    Institute of Neurology, Clinical Center of Serbia, Dr Subotica 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:358-62. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to determine whether different SVD types, single lacunar infarction (LI) and multiple LI (MLI) with or without white matter lesions (WML), have different RF profiles...
  22. doi request reprint Transcranial sonography in Wilson's disease
    Marina Svetel
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:234-8. 2012
    ..351; p = 0.011). There is only one report of TCS in WD previous to our study. Both studies proved the ability of TCS to detect accumulation of copper and probably other trace metals, such as iron and manganese, in the BG of WD patients...
  23. doi request reprint Transcranial sonography in spinocerebellar ataxia type 2
    Milija Mijajlovic
    Institute of Neurology, CCS Medical School, Ul Dr Subotić a 6, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 255:1164-7. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Craniocervical Dystonia Questionnaire (CDQ-24): validation and cross-cultural adaptation in Serbian patients
    Darija Kisic Tepavcevic
    Institute of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
    Coll Antropol 33:1185-9. 2009
    ..The Serbian version of CDQ-24 should be recommended for HRQoL evaluation among patients with CD and BSP as an important outcome measure...
  25. doi request reprint Mutation screening of the DYT6/THAP1 gene in Serbian patients with primary dystonia
    Valerija S Dobričić
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol 260:1037-42. 2013
    ..Our data expand the genotypic spectrum of THAP1 and strengthen the association with upper body involvement, including the cranial and cervical regions that are usually spared in DYT1-PrD...
  26. doi request reprint White matter lesions and depression in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Igor N Petrovic
    Clinic for Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neurol Sci 322:132-6. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that WMH in the deep white matter may contribute to depression in PD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Depression predicts the pattern of cognitive impairment in early Parkinson's disease
    Elka Stefanova
    Institute of Neurology CCS, Dr Subotica 6, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    J Neurol Sci 248:131-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the pattern of cognitive impairment in early Parkinson's disease (PD) associated with depression. Also, the prediction of potentially relevant demographic/clinical factors in early PD on cognitive functioning was tested...
  28. ncbi request reprint Spread of primary dystonia in relation to initially affected region
    Marina Svetel
    Institute of Neurology CCS, ul Dr Subotića 6, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    J Neurol 254:879-83. 2007
    ..2 years). Our results demonstrated that the initial site of primary dystonia was relevant for the risk of spread...
  29. doi request reprint Quality of life in Serbian patients with Parkinson's disease
    Ljubomir Ziropada
    Faculty of Philology, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Qual Life Res 18:833-9. 2009
    ..The Parkinson's Disease Questionnaire (PDQ-39) is a well-validated British scale for the assessment of health-related quality of life (QoL) in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the quality of life in patients with segmental dystonia
    Natasa Basurović
    Special Hospital for Prevention and Treatment of Cerebrovascular Diseases Sveti Sava, Belgrade, Serbia
    Vojnosanit Pregl 69:759-64. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to define the basic demographic and clinical characteristics of patients with segmental dystonia and to estimate their quality of life...
  31. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset dystonia due to perinatal asphyxia: a prospective study
    Igor Petrovic
    Institute of Neurology and Psychiatry for Children and Youth, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 22:2426-9. 2007
    ..Our preliminary data suggest that over the course of at least 7 years after birth, approximately 1% of infants who survived perinatal asphyxial HIE would develop delayed-onset dystonia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Changes in motor cortex excitability associated with muscle fatigue in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Sladjan Milanovic
    University of Belgrade, Institute for Medical Research, Belgrade, Serbia
    Vojnosanit Pregl 70:298-303. 2013
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  33. ncbi request reprint Dopamine transporter imaging (123)I-FP-CIT (DaTSCAN) SPET in differential diagnosis of dopa-responsive dystonia and young-onset Parkinson's disease
    Leposava D Brajkovic
    University of Belgrade Center for Nuclear Medicine, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Hell J Nucl Med 15:134-8. 2012
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Environmental factors and Parkinson's disease: a case-control study in Belgrade, Serbia
    Hristina D Vlajinac
    Institute of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Visegradska 26, Belgrade, 11000 Serbia
    Int J Neurosci 120:361-7. 2010
    ..15; 95% CI, 0.04-0.59). The results obtained did not changed after adjustment for smoking. The findings of the present study support the role of environmental factors in the occurence of PD...
  35. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis of dementia is unspecified--report of a pilot survey of dementia in belgrade
    Elka Stefanova
    Institute of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Gerontology 50:260-1. 2004
  36. doi request reprint Ictal dystonia and secondary generalization in temporal lobe seizures: a video-EEG study
    Ljubica Popovic
    St Sava Hospital, Belgrade, Serbia
    Epilepsy Behav 25:501-4. 2012
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  37. ncbi request reprint Bilateral chorea-ballism associated with hyperthyroidism
    Aleksandar J Ristic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, School of Medicine, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Mov Disord 19:982-3. 2004
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  38. ncbi request reprint Changes in cortical inhibition during task-specific contractions in primary writing tremor patients
    Milos Ljubisavljevic
    Laboratory for Neurophysiology, Institute for Medical Research, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 21:855-9. 2006
    ..Therefore, whereas the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms in PWT and writer's cramp may share common features, the results indicate that PWT is not a variant of focal task-specific dystonia but rather a separate nosological entity...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in multiple system atrophy: A position statement by the neuropsychology task force of the MDS multiple system atrophy (MODIMSA) study group
    Iva Stanković
    Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Mov Disord 29:857-67. 2014
    ..2014 International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Laza K. Lazarević (1851-1891)
    Vladimir S Kostic
    Institute of Neurology CCS, ul Dr Subotića 6, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    J Neurol 249:944-5. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Cerebral small vessel disease in pseudoxanthoma elasticum: three cases
    Aleksandra M Pavlovic
    Institute of Neurology, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:115-8. 2005
    ..1. Different stroke mechanisms are suggested in PXE patients, arterial hypertension and accelerated atherosclerosis being the leading ones...
  42. ncbi request reprint Serial position learning effects in patients with aneurysms of the anterior communicating artery
    Elka Stefanova
    Institute of Neurology CCS, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:687-94. 2002
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