D Smadja

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint ERMANCIA: Epidemiology of Stroke in Martinique, French West Indies: Part I: methodology, incidence, and 30-day case fatality rate
    D Smadja
    Department of Neurology, University of Fort de France, Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    Stroke 32:2741-7. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of return migration in the emergence of multiple sclerosis in the French West Indies
    P Cabre
    Department of Neurology, CHU Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies, France
    Brain 128:2899-910. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Different HLA class II (DRB1 and DQB1) alleles determine either susceptibility or resistance to NMO and multiple sclerosis among the French Afro-Caribbean population
    R Deschamps
    Centre de Référence Caribéen des Maladies Rares Neurologiques et Neuro Musculaires, CHU de Fort de France, Fort de France, Martinique
    Mult Scler 17:24-31. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke in the very elderly: epidemiological features, stroke subtypes, management, and outcome in Martinique, French West Indies
    S Olindo
    Department of Neurology, Pierre Zobda Quitman Hospital, BP 632, Fort de France 97261, Martinique, French West Indies
    Stroke 34:1593-7. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Relapsing neuromyelitis optica: long term history and clinical predictors of death
    P Cabre
    Department of Neurology, Pierre Zobda Quitman Hospital, Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:1162-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint [Descriptive epidemiology of neuromyelitis optica in the Caribbean basin]
    P Cabre
    CHRU Pierre Zobda Quitman, Fort de France, Martinique
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 165:676-83. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the 2005 McDonald MRI criteria for dissemination in space in Afro-Caribbean patients with clinically isolated syndromes
    N Chausson
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Fort de France, Martinique, France
    Eur J Neurol 16:1191-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Plasma exchange in severe spinal attacks associated with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
    M Bonnan
    Service de Neurologie, Hôpital Zobda Quitman, 97261 Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    Mult Scler 15:487-92. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Visual phenotype of multiple sclerosis in the Afro-Caribbean population and the influence of migration to metropolitan France
    H Merle
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Fort de France, Hopital Pierre Zobda Quitman, Fort de France, Martinique, France French West Indies
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:392-9. 2005
  10. doi request reprint [Reversibility of vertebrobasilar stenoses following treatment with corticosteroid therapy in patients with giant cell arteritis]
    K Polomat
    Service de Neurologie, CHU de Fort de France, 97200 La Meynard, Fort de France, Martinique
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 166:940-3. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint ERMANCIA: Epidemiology of Stroke in Martinique, French West Indies: Part I: methodology, incidence, and 30-day case fatality rate
    D Smadja
    Department of Neurology, University of Fort de France, Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    Stroke 32:2741-7. 2001
    ..The ERMANCIA (Etude Réalisée en Martinique et Centrée sur l'Incidence de Accidents vasculaires cérébraux) study was designed to provide the first comparable epidemiological data on stroke in a black Caribbean population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of return migration in the emergence of multiple sclerosis in the French West Indies
    P Cabre
    Department of Neurology, CHU Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies, France
    Brain 128:2899-910. 2005
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Different HLA class II (DRB1 and DQB1) alleles determine either susceptibility or resistance to NMO and multiple sclerosis among the French Afro-Caribbean population
    R Deschamps
    Centre de Référence Caribéen des Maladies Rares Neurologiques et Neuro Musculaires, CHU de Fort de France, Fort de France, Martinique
    Mult Scler 17:24-31. 2011
    ..Despite similarities, neuromyelitis optica (NMO) can be distinguished from multiple sclerosis (MS) by clinical, radiological and serological findings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke in the very elderly: epidemiological features, stroke subtypes, management, and outcome in Martinique, French West Indies
    S Olindo
    Department of Neurology, Pierre Zobda Quitman Hospital, BP 632, Fort de France 97261, Martinique, French West Indies
    Stroke 34:1593-7. 2003
    ..With increasing life expectancy, old people will constitute the majority of stroke victims. We present the first stroke study focusing on very old patients in a black Caribbean population (Martinique, French West Indies)...
  5. doi request reprint Relapsing neuromyelitis optica: long term history and clinical predictors of death
    P Cabre
    Department of Neurology, Pierre Zobda Quitman Hospital, Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:1162-4. 2009
    ..Long term history in a wide series of RNMO is required for better knowledge of the course of the disease and identification of patients at high risk of death...
  6. doi request reprint [Descriptive epidemiology of neuromyelitis optica in the Caribbean basin]
    P Cabre
    CHRU Pierre Zobda Quitman, Fort de France, Martinique
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 165:676-83. 2009
    ..The Caribbean basin is a suitable area for collecting a large NMO cohort and to assess the prevalence, incidence, and mortality of this disorder...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the 2005 McDonald MRI criteria for dissemination in space in Afro-Caribbean patients with clinically isolated syndromes
    N Chausson
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Fort de France, Martinique, France
    Eur J Neurol 16:1191-6. 2009
    ..In 2005, the McDonald MRI criteria for dissemination in space were revised to improve diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) in non-Caucasians...
  8. doi request reprint Plasma exchange in severe spinal attacks associated with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
    M Bonnan
    Service de Neurologie, Hôpital Zobda Quitman, 97261 Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    Mult Scler 15:487-92. 2009
    ..Spinal attacks in relapsing neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and in extensive transverse myelitis (ETM) - a truncated form of NMO with spinal involvement - are usually devastating...
  9. ncbi request reprint Visual phenotype of multiple sclerosis in the Afro-Caribbean population and the influence of migration to metropolitan France
    H Merle
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Fort de France, Hopital Pierre Zobda Quitman, Fort de France, Martinique, France French West Indies
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:392-9. 2005
    ..To describe the visual phenotype of multiple sclerosis (MS) in the Afro-Caribbean population living in Martinique (French West Indies) and to specify the influence of the migration to metropolitan France on ocular impairment...
  10. doi request reprint [Reversibility of vertebrobasilar stenoses following treatment with corticosteroid therapy in patients with giant cell arteritis]
    K Polomat
    Service de Neurologie, CHU de Fort de France, 97200 La Meynard, Fort de France, Martinique
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 166:940-3. 2010
    ..We report the case of a patient with giant cell arteritis who experienced recurrent cerebellar stroke caused by intracranial vertebrobasilar stenoses with a favorable outcome following treatment...
  11. doi request reprint [Sensory ataxic neuromyelopathy in acquired copper deficiency]
    R Bellance
    Centre de référence des maladies rares neurologiques et neuromusculaires, CHU de Fort de France, La Meynard, Fort de France, Martinique, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 166:734-6. 2010
    ..Neurological involvement associated with copper deficiency has been reported recently in humans and may be under-recognized...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic stroke following snake bites by the "Fer-de-Lance"Bothrops lanceolatus in Martinique despite antivenom treatment: a report of three recent cases
    L Thomas
    Service des Urgencies, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Hopital Pierre Zobda Quitman, F 97200, Fort de France, Martinique
    Toxicon 48:23-8. 2006
    ..Against this background, we report 3 recent cases of patients bitten by B. lanceolatus who developed cerebral infarctions despite early administration of antivenom...