Neil S Gordon

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    Neil Gordon
    Wilmslow, Cheshire, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:932-5. 2009
  2. ncbi Focal dystonia, with special reference to writer's cramp
    N S Gordon
    Huntlywood, Wilmslow, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 59:1088-90. 2005
  3. pmc Unexpected development of artistic talents
    N Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:753-5. 2005
  4. ncbi Glutaric aciduria types I and II
    Neil Gordon
    Brain Dev 28:136-40. 2006
  5. ncbi Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Neil S Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 10:1-4. 2006
  6. ncbi Alpers syndrome: progressive neuronal degeneration of children with liver disease
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4AE, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:1001-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Sjögren-Larsson syndrome
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:152-4. 2007
  8. ncbi Segawa's disease: dopa-responsive dystonia
    N Gordon
    Children s Hospitals, Manchester, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:943-6. 2008
  9. ncbi Wiring of the brain
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 12:1-3. 2008
  10. doi Sydenham's chorea, and its complications affecting the nervous system
    Neil Gordon
    Royal Manchester Children s Hospital, Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 31:11-4. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi Spontaneous intracranial hypotension
    Neil Gordon
    Wilmslow, Cheshire, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:932-5. 2009
    ..If this does not heal with bedrest, an epidural blood patch or a percutaneous injection of fibrin glue may be needed. More information is required on long-term follow-up...
  2. ncbi Focal dystonia, with special reference to writer's cramp
    N S Gordon
    Huntlywood, Wilmslow, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 59:1088-90. 2005
    ..Various treatments have been tried, and the most effective seems to be the use of botulinum toxin. However, if this does not relieve the symptoms, operations such as stereotactic lesions of the basal ganglia may be justified...
  3. pmc Unexpected development of artistic talents
    N Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:753-5. 2005
    ..Ways in which this may operate in both groups are reviewed...
  4. ncbi Glutaric aciduria types I and II
    Neil Gordon
    Brain Dev 28:136-40. 2006
    ..The demonstration of organic acids in the urine and the results of muscle and liver biopsies confirm the diagnosis, and treatment with a special diet and supplementation with carnitine and riboflavine is effective...
  5. ncbi Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Neil S Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 10:1-4. 2006
    ..If treatment is needed various drugs can be tried, and if the response is unsatisfactory repeated lumbar punctures will be indicated. It is rarely necessary to consider surgical intervention such as cerebral decompression...
  6. ncbi Alpers syndrome: progressive neuronal degeneration of children with liver disease
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4AE, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:1001-3. 2006
    ..The differential diagnosis will be from other forms of neuronal degeneration and disorders of mitochondrial function. There is no specific treatment, which must await further research into causes...
  7. ncbi Sjögren-Larsson syndrome
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:152-4. 2007
    ..The treatment of affected children needs input from a number of specialists, and their contributions are discussed...
  8. ncbi Segawa's disease: dopa-responsive dystonia
    N Gordon
    Children s Hospitals, Manchester, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 62:943-6. 2008
    ..The diagnosis can be established by cerebrospinal fluid examination, and confirmed in some patients by genetic studies. Treatment is with levodopa, and the results are dramatic...
  9. ncbi Wiring of the brain
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 12:1-3. 2008
  10. doi Sydenham's chorea, and its complications affecting the nervous system
    Neil Gordon
    Royal Manchester Children s Hospital, Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 31:11-4. 2009
    ..Immune therapy occupies a special role in selected patients, There is still a need for research into the links between these conditions...
  11. doi Cerebral folate deficiency
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:180-2. 2009
    ..In view of this response to treatment in CFD and allied conditions, a case can be made for screening the CSF of patients with neurological disorders of unknown origin...
  12. doi Guanidinoacetate methyltransferase deficiency (GAMT)
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, Wilmslow, UK
    Brain Dev 32:79-81. 2010
    ..This results in improvement of many of the symptoms, especially of the epileptic seizures and the abnormal movements. It is justifiable to consider this condition in any patient with unexplained learning disorders...
  13. ncbi Acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: varieties with neurological involvement
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:207-10. 2005
  14. ncbi Giant axonal neuropathy
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:717-9. 2004
  15. ncbi Sleep apnoea in infancy and childhood. Considering two possible causes: obstruction and neuromuscular disorders
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 24:145-9. 2002
    ..These include neuropathies, myopathies such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy and myotonia, and disorders of the neuromuscular junction...
  16. ncbi Stuttering: incidence and causes
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:278-81. 2002
  17. ncbi Worster-drought and congenital bilateral perisylvian syndromes
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:201-4. 2002
  18. ncbi Pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration (Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome)
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 6:243-7. 2002
    ..The hope for the future is that now the cause has been found it will be possible to use methods such as antioxidative therapy and gene induction procedures...
  19. ncbi Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy (Seitelberger's disease)
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:849-51. 2002
  20. ncbi Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency: a urea cycle defect
    Neil Gordon
    Wilmslow, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 7:115-21. 2003
    ..Liver transplant can be considered when symptoms are life-threatening, although there may be severe complications.Gene replacement therapy is the hope of the future...
  21. ncbi Glycogenosis type V or McArdle's disease
    Neil Gordon
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:640-4. 2003
  22. ncbi Glucose transporter type1 (GLUT-1) deficiency
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 25:477-80. 2003
    ..It has also been suggested that antioxidant thioctic acid may be of benefit. Substances such as caffeine and phenobarbitone should be avoided as they inhibit glucose transport...
  23. ncbi Alexander disease
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 7:395-9. 2003
    ..Rosenthal fibres seem to be the result of the condition, although they may be related to the aetiology. There is no specific treatment...
  24. ncbi The neurology of sign language
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 26:146-50. 2004
    ..Other methods of treatment than signing, such as cochlear implants may be increasingly used in the future, but it seems likely that sign language will continue to be a dominant feature in the deaf culture...
  25. ncbi Succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency (SSADH) (4-hydroxybutyric aciduria, gamma-hydroxybutyric aciduria)
    Neil Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4 AE, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 8:261-5. 2004
    ..Symptomatic treatment may well be needed for control of seizures, abnormal behaviour and other disorders; and special educational needs must be served...
  26. ncbi Mutism: elective or selective, and acquired
    N Gordon
    Huntlywood, 3 Styal Road, Wilmslow SK9 4AE, UK
    Brain Dev 23:83-7. 2001
    ..Discovering more about the causes of mutism due to organic causes may well depend on studies using such techniques as magnetic resonance imaging and single photon emission tomography...