Claudio Bassetti

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing in neurologic disorders
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Neurologische Universitatsklinik, USZ, Zurich
    Swiss Med Wkly 132:109-15. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Narcolepsy: selective hypocretin (orexin) neuronal loss and multiple signaling deficiencies
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Neurology 65:1152-3. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and acute ischemic stroke: diagnosis, risk factors, treatment, evolution, and long-term clinical outcome
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Stroke 37:967-72. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The narcoleptic borderland: a multimodal diagnostic approach including cerebrospinal fluid levels of hypocretin-1 (orexin A)
    Claudio Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Sleep Med 4:7-12. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Effect of modafinil on subjective fatigue in multiple sclerosis and stroke patients
    Andrea Brioschi
    Department of Neurology, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 62:243-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep and stroke
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Semin Neurol 25:19-32. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Monozygotic twins concordant for narcolepsy-cataplexy without any detectable abnormality in the hypocretin (orexin) pathway
    Ramin Khatami
    Neurology Department, University Hospital, CH 8091, Zurich, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:1199-200. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypocretins (orexins) and sleep-wake disorders
    Christian R Baumann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Lancet Neurol 4:673-82. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypocretins (orexins): clinical impact of the discovery of a neurotransmitter
    Christian R Baumann
    Neurologische Klinik, Universitatsspital Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep Med Rev 9:253-68. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep-wake disturbances 6 months after traumatic brain injury: a prospective study
    Christian R Baumann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain 130:1873-83. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing in neurologic disorders
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Neurologische Universitatsklinik, USZ, Zurich
    Swiss Med Wkly 132:109-15. 2002
    ..An introduction on pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis, and treatment of sleep disordered breathing in such diseases as stroke, epilepsy, dementia, spinal cord disease, polyneuropathies, and myopathies is presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Narcolepsy: selective hypocretin (orexin) neuronal loss and multiple signaling deficiencies
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Neurology 65:1152-3. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and acute ischemic stroke: diagnosis, risk factors, treatment, evolution, and long-term clinical outcome
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Stroke 37:967-72. 2006
    ..Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) is frequent in stroke patients. Risk factors, treatment response, short-term and long-term outcome of SDB in stroke patients are poorly known...
  4. ncbi request reprint The narcoleptic borderland: a multimodal diagnostic approach including cerebrospinal fluid levels of hypocretin-1 (orexin A)
    Claudio Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Sleep Med 4:7-12. 2003
    ..The clinical borderland of narcolepsy and the diagnostic value of different markers of narcolepsy remain controversial and were assessed in a consecutive series of 27 patients with hypersomnia of (mainly) neurological origin...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of modafinil on subjective fatigue in multiple sclerosis and stroke patients
    Andrea Brioschi
    Department of Neurology, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 62:243-9. 2009
    ..Modafinil has anecdotal response to neurological fatigue, but such an effect may depend on the type and location of cerebral impairment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep and stroke
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Semin Neurol 25:19-32. 2005
    ..Brain damage per se, often at thalamic or brainstem level, can be also a cause of persisting SWD. In these patients, hypnotics, dopeminergic agents, and stimulants (e.g., modafinil) can be attempted...
  7. ncbi request reprint Monozygotic twins concordant for narcolepsy-cataplexy without any detectable abnormality in the hypocretin (orexin) pathway
    Ramin Khatami
    Neurology Department, University Hospital, CH 8091, Zurich, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:1199-200. 2004
    ..Our finding points to the existence of presumably genetic forms of narcolepsy with cataplexy without any demonstrable defect in the hypocretin pathway...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypocretins (orexins) and sleep-wake disorders
    Christian R Baumann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Lancet Neurol 4:673-82. 2005
    ..The exact function of the hypocretin system in sleep-wake regulation and its pathophysiological role in hypocretin-deficient and non-deficient narcolepsy as well as in non-narcoleptic, hypocretin-deficiency syndromes remain unclear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypocretins (orexins): clinical impact of the discovery of a neurotransmitter
    Christian R Baumann
    Neurologische Klinik, Universitatsspital Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep Med Rev 9:253-68. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep-wake disturbances 6 months after traumatic brain injury: a prospective study
    Christian R Baumann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain 130:1873-83. 2007
    ..An involvement of the hypocretin system in the pathophysiology of post-traumatic SWD appears possible. Other risk factors predisposing towards the development of post-traumatic SWD were not identified...
  11. ncbi request reprint The clinical spectrum of narcolepsy with cataplexy: a reappraisal
    Christian Sturzenegger
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 13:395-406. 2004
    ..The existence of co-occurring symptoms supports the hypothesis of a distinct pathophysiology of single narcoleptic symptoms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Normal CSF hypocretin-1 (orexin A) levels in dementia with Lewy bodies associated with excessive daytime sleepiness
    Christian R Baumann
    Neurology Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 52:73-6. 2004
    ..In DLB, excessive daytime sleepiness, hallucinations and REM sleep behavior may occur in the absence of a detectable hypocretin deficiency...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of sleep fragmentation on the arousability to resistive loading in NREM and REM sleep in normal men
    Jeannette Zavodny
    Sleep Medicine Center, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Sleep 29:525-32. 2006
    ..We therefore examined the hypothesis that sleep fragmentation impairs arousability, especially from REM sleep...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease, sleepiness and hypocretin/orexin
    Christian R Baumann
    Brain 131:e91. 2008
  15. pmc English translations of the first clinical reports on narcolepsy and cataplexy by Westphal and Gélineau in the late 19th century, with commentary
    Carlos H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:301-11. 2007
    ..To publish the first English translations, with commentary, of the original reports describing narcolepsy and cataplexy by Westphal in German (1877) and by Gélineau in French (1880)...
  16. pmc Insufficient non-REM sleep intensity in narcolepsy-cataplexy
    Ramin Khatami
    Department ofNeurology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 30:980-9. 2007
    ..Only 3 studies have addressed changes in homeostatic sleep regulation as a possible mechanism underlying nocturnal sleep fragmentation in narcolepsy-cataplexy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sleepwalking in patients with Parkinson disease
    Rositsa Poryazova
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Neurol 64:1524-7. 2007
    ..To report the occurrence of adult-onset (de novo) sleepwalking in a series of 6 patients with idiopathic Parkinson disease (PD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evolution of neurological, neuropsychological and sleep-wake disturbances after paramedian thalamic stroke
    Dirk M Hermann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Stroke 39:62-8. 2008
    ..The clinical features and natural course of paramedian thalamic stroke is poorly known. The aim of this study was to characterize the evolution of neurological, neuropsychological, and sleep-wake deficits after paramedian thalamic stroke...
  19. ncbi request reprint Abnormal activity in hypothalamus and amygdala during humour processing in human narcolepsy with cataplexy
    Sophie Schwartz
    Laboratory for Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, Department of Clinical Neurology, University Medical Center, Michel Servet 1, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Brain 131:514-22. 2008
    ....
  20. pmc Challenging sleep homeostasis in narcolepsy-cataplexy: implications for non-REM and REM sleep regulation
    Ramin Khatami
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 31:859-67. 2008
    ..To test this hypothesis, we investigated the effect of physiologically intensified NREMS in recovery sleep following sleep deprivation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Amygdala dysfunction in narcolepsy-cataplexy
    Ramin Khatami
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 16:226-9. 2007
    ..This absence of aversive ASR potentiation gives support to the hypothesis of an amygdala dysfunction in human NC...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sleep EEG changes after middle cerebral artery infarcts in mice: different effects of striatal and cortical lesions
    Christian R Baumann
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 29:1339-44. 2006
    ..The correlation between these changes and stroke extent remains unclear. In the absence of experimental data, we assessed sleep EEG changes after focal cerebral ischemia of different extensions in mice...
  23. ncbi request reprint CSF hypocretin levels in Guillain-Barré syndrome and other inflammatory neuropathies
    Christian R Baumann
    Neurology 62:2337; author reply 2337. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Total dream loss: a distinct neuropsychological dysfunction after bilateral PCA stroke
    Matthias Bischof
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Ann Neurol 56:583-6. 2004
    ..This observation suggests that CWS (1) can represent a distinct and isolated neuropsychological manifestation of deep occipital lobe damage, and (2) may occur in the absence of detectable REM sleep abnormalities...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hypersomnia in an epilepsy patient treated with levetiracetam
    Ramin Khatami
    Epilepsia 46:588-9. 2005
    ..We report a patient with focal epilepsy in whom increased sleep needs (hypersomnia) developed in the absence of subjective excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) during an add-on treatment with levetiracetam (LEV)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Unusually prolonged rebound cataplexy after withdrawal of fluoxetine
    Rositsa Poryazova
    Neurology Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurology 65:967-8. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure evolution after acute ischemic stroke in patients with and without sleep apnea
    Claudia Selic
    Neurology Department, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Stroke 36:2614-8. 2005
    ..The effects of SA on blood pressure (BP) and stroke outcome in the acute stroke phase are essentially unknown...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evolution of sleep and sleep EEG after hemispheric stroke
    Jacqueline Vock
    Department of Neurology, Inselspital, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 11:331-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, hemispheric strokes can cause insomnia, hypersomnia or changes in sleep needs but only rarely persisting sleep EEG abnormalities. High sleep EEG continuity in the acute phase of stroke heralds a good clinical outcome...
  29. ncbi request reprint CSF prostaglandin D synthase is reduced in excessive daytime sleepiness
    Claudio L Bassetti
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsspital Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Neurol 253:1030-3. 2006
    ..Thus, L-PGDS may represent the first neurochemical measure of excessive daytime sleepiness...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hypocretin-1 (orexin A) levels are normal in Huntington's disease
    Christian R Baumann
    J Neurol 253:1232-3. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Facial pain: clinical differential diagnosis
    Massimiliano M Siccoli
    Neurology Department, University Hospital, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Lancet Neurol 5:257-67. 2006
    ..The pain can also be idiopathic. Imaging as well as non-neurological specialist assessment is often necessary in these cases...