Eric Ch Wolters

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Management of psychosis in Parkinson's disease
    E C Wolters
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Neurol 14:499-504. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Parkinson's disease-related disorders in the impulsive-compulsive spectrum
    Eric Ch Wolters
    Dept of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 255:48-56. 2008
  3. pmc Cell based therapy in Parkinsonism
    Johannes Pjm de Munter
    Department of Neurosciences University Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Transl Neurodegener 2:13. 2013
  4. pmc Abnormal susceptibility to distracters hinders perception in early stage Parkinson's disease: a controlled study
    Jan Berend Deijen
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Neurol 6:43. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Variability in the clinical expression of Parkinson's disease
    Erik Ch Wolters
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Sci 266:197-203. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation and continuous dopaminergic stimulation in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Erik Ch Wolters
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:S18-23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Bimanual coordination dysfunction in early, untreated Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    ICEN, Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:246-52. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Olfactory testing combined with dopamine transporter imaging as a method to detect prodromal Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:396-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Frontal-striatal abnormalities underlying behaviours in the compulsive-impulsive spectrum
    Odile A van den Heuvel
    Department of Psychiatry, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Sci 289:55-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Hyposmia and executive dysfunction as predictors of future Parkinson's disease: a prospective study
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Mov Disord 24:1060-5. 2009

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Management of psychosis in Parkinson's disease
    E C Wolters
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Neurol 14:499-504. 2001
    ..Cholinomimetic therapy may prove to be helpful in the prevention and treatment of psychotic manifestations in Parkinson's disease patients, given the effects observed in patients suffering from dementia with Lewy bodies...
  2. doi request reprint Parkinson's disease-related disorders in the impulsive-compulsive spectrum
    Eric Ch Wolters
    Dept of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 255:48-56. 2008
    ..The extrinsic impulse control disorders might be best treated by reducing or replacing dopamine receptor agonists...
  3. pmc Cell based therapy in Parkinsonism
    Johannes Pjm de Munter
    Department of Neurosciences University Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Transl Neurodegener 2:13. 2013
    ..In multiple system atrophy (MSA) or progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) patients, though, only marginal reduced progression of natural progression could be established after subventricular or intravasal ASC implantations...
  4. pmc Abnormal susceptibility to distracters hinders perception in early stage Parkinson's disease: a controlled study
    Jan Berend Deijen
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Neurol 6:43. 2006
    ..Impairment of substantia nigra function is thought to lead to this reduced ability to suppress reflexive saccades...
  5. ncbi request reprint Variability in the clinical expression of Parkinson's disease
    Erik Ch Wolters
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Sci 266:197-203. 2008
    ..Better insight in the clinicopathological correlations of this disease may help to further develop early diagnosis and adequate therapeutic strategies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation and continuous dopaminergic stimulation in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Erik Ch Wolters
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:S18-23. 2007
    ..Of these, duodenal levodopa infusion appears to be the most promising option in terms of both efficacy and safety...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bimanual coordination dysfunction in early, untreated Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    ICEN, Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:246-52. 2006
    ..This study demonstrates that bimanual coordination dysfunction is a very early sign of PD. Bimanual coordination tasks, in particular those involving high frequency anti-phase movements, might prove useful in the early diagnosis of PD...
  8. doi request reprint Olfactory testing combined with dopamine transporter imaging as a method to detect prodromal Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:396-9. 2010
    ..The usefulness of this two-step approach needs to be confirmed in larger populations...
  9. doi request reprint Frontal-striatal abnormalities underlying behaviours in the compulsive-impulsive spectrum
    Odile A van den Heuvel
    Department of Psychiatry, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Sci 289:55-9. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Hyposmia and executive dysfunction as predictors of future Parkinson's disease: a prospective study
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Mov Disord 24:1060-5. 2009
    ..Interestingly, impaired odor discrimination was the best predictor for future PD...
  11. doi request reprint Extended testing across, not within, tasks raises diagnostic accuracy of smell testing in Parkinson's disease
    Sanne Boesveldt
    Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Mov Disord 24:85-90. 2009
    ..A combination of an odor detection threshold task and a 16-item odor identification test had the highest sensitivity and specificity in distinguishing between PD patients and controls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic hyposmia as a preclinical sign of Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Research Institute Neurosciences Vrije Universiteit, Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Neurol 56:173-81. 2004
    ..These results indicate that idiopathic olfactory dysfunction is associated with an increased risk of developing PD of at least 10%...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impairment of complex upper limb motor function in de novo Parkinson's disease
    Mirthe M Ponsen
    Department of Neurology, ICEN, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HVAmsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 14:199-204. 2008
    ..The results of this study extend previous observations of impaired complex upper limb movements to newly diagnosed, untreated PD patients...
  14. doi request reprint Dopaminergic modulation of cortico-cortical functional connectivity in Parkinson's disease: an MEG study
    Diederick Stoffers
    Institute for Clinical and Experimental Neurosciences, Department of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Exp Neurol 213:191-5. 2008
    ..However, a strong motor response appears to be associated with decreases in local beta-band coupling, which may constitute a risk factor for the development of motor response fluctuations or dyskinesias...
  15. doi request reprint Non-motor extranigral signs and symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Erik Ch Wolters
    Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, Dept of Neurology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:S6-12. 2009
    ..Of course, also the recognition of the signs and symptoms of the prodromal (premotor) phase, suggestive for the presence of the PD, will be discussed. Iatrogenic non-motor symptoms, though, will not be further discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Enhanced sensitivity of dopaminergic neurons to rotenone-induced toxicity with aging
    Amie L Phinney
    Department of Medical Pharmacology, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Neurosciences, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:228-38. 2006
    ..These data suggest that age enhances the sensitivity of dopaminergic neurons to rotenone and should be considered when assessing models of Parkinson's disease...