Dominick J H McCabe
Affiliation: University College London
- Atypical ganglion cell tumor of the sciatic nerveDominick J H McCabe
Department of Neurology, St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Arch Neurol 59:1179-81. 2002..Although herniation of a lumbosacral intervertebral disk is a major cause of sciatic distribution pain, relentlessly progressive symptoms or signs should alert one to the possibility of a tumor involving the nerve...
- Amnesic syndrome with bilateral mesial temporal lobe involvement in Hashimoto's encephalopathyD J McCabe
Department of Neurology, St Vincent s Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
Neurology 54:737-9. 2000..Despite clinical and radiologic improvement after steroid and thyroid hormone replacement therapy, a severe amnesic syndrome with associated localized MRI abnormalities persists...
- Circulating reticulated platelets in the early and late phases after ischaemic stroke and transient ischaemic attackDominick J H McCabe
Stroke Research Group, Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London, London, UK
Br J Haematol 126:861-9. 2004....
- Platelet degranulation and monocyte-platelet complex formation are increased in the acute and convalescent phases after ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attackDominick J H McCabe
Stroke Research Unit, Department of Headache, Brain Injury and Rehabilitation, Institute of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London, London, UK
Br J Haematol 125:777-87. 2004..This study provides evidence for ongoing excessive platelet and/or endothelial activation in ischaemic CVD patients despite treatment with antithrombotic therapy...
- Paraneoplastic "stiff person syndrome" with metastatic adenocarcinoma and anti-Ri antibodiesD J H McCabe
University Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Royal Free and University College, Medical School, London, UK
Neurology 62:1402-4. 2004..Screening for an underlying malignancy and anti-Ri antibodies should be considered in patients with SPS when clinical presentation is atypical...
- Intrafamilial phenotypic variability in Friedreich ataxia associated with a G130V mutation in the FRDA geneDominick J H McCabe
Department of Clinical Neurology, Institute of Neurology, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, England
Arch Neurol 59:296-300. 2002..Compound heterozygous patients with FA who have a GAA expansion and a G130V mutation have been reported to have an atypical phenotype with a slow disease progression, minimal or no ataxia, or gait spasticity...
- Typical Friedreich's ataxia without GAA expansions and GAA expansion without typical Friedreich's ataxiaD J McCabe
Department of Neurology, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
J Neurol 247:346-55. 2000..Although molecular genetic analysis now plays an essential role in diagnosis and classification, patients with a typical FA phenotype without any identifiable cause for their ataxia exist...
- Enhanced ex vivo inhibition of platelet function following addition of dipyridamole to aspirin after transient ischaemic attack or ischaemic stroke: first results from the TRinity AntiPlatelet responsiveness (TrAP) studyWilliam Oliver Tobin
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital National Children s Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, UK
Br J Haematol 152:640-7. 2011..Additional inhibition of platelet function has been detected with the PFA-100 when dipyridamole is added to aspirin. Elevated monocyte-platelet complexes may contribute to ex vivo dipyridamole non-responsiveness...
- Prevalence of ex vivo high on-treatment platelet reactivity on antiplatelet therapy after transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke on the PFA-100(®) and VerifyNow(®)Justin A Kinsella
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Incorporating the National Children s Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e84-92. 2013..The prevalence of ex vivo high on-treatment platelet reactivity (HTPR) to commonly prescribed antiplatelet regimens after transient ischemic attack (TIA) or ischemic stroke is uncertain...
- Progressive dysphagia in limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2BRichard Walsh
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin, and the National Children s Hospital, Trinity College, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland
Muscle Nerve 43:761-4. 2011..Molecular genetic analysis confirmed two dysferlin gene mutations consistent with a compound heterozygote state. Progressive dysphagia should be considered as part of the expanding dysferlinopathy phenotype...
- Longitudinal assessment of thrombin generation potential in response to alteration of antiplatelet therapy after TIA or ischaemic strokeW O Tobin
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, incorporating the National Children s Hospital AMNCH, Trinity College Dublin, Tallaght, Dublin, 24, Ireland
J Neurol 260:590-6. 2013....
- Long-term risk of carotid restenosis in patients randomly assigned to endovascular treatment or endarterectomy in the Carotid and Vertebral Artery Transluminal Angioplasty Study (CAVATAS): long-term follow-up of a randomised trialLeo H Bonati
Stroke Research Group, UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, UK
Lancet Neurol 8:908-17. 2009..We aimed to investigate the long-term risks of restenosis in patients included in CAVATAS...
- Broadening the phenotype of childhood-onset dopa-responsive dystoniaElijah C Chaila
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital National Children s Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland
Arch Neurol 63:1185-8. 2006..Dopa-responsive dystonia (DRD) may cause early-onset dystonia, with extrapyramidal or pyramidal tract dysfunction...
- Interobserver agreement in ABCD scoring between non-stroke specialists and vascular neurologists following suspected TIA is only fairJustin A Kinsella
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin incorporating National Children s Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Tallaght, Dublin, 24, Ireland
J Neurol 258:1001-7. 2011..48]. ABCD scoring by non-stroke specialists is frequently inappropriate and inaccurate in routine clinical practice, emphasising the importance of urgent specialist assessment of suspected TIA patients...
- Frequent inaccuracies in ABCD2 scoring in non-stroke specialists' referrals to a daily Rapid Access Stroke Prevention serviceDavid Bradley
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital National Children s Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
J Neurol Sci 332:30-4. 2013..Inter-observer agreement in ABCD(2) scoring was 'excellent' between residents and stroke specialists, indicating short-term training may improve accuracy. ..
- Dual origin of the left vertebral artery: extracranial MRA and CTA findingsW Oliver Tobin
Department of Neurology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
J Neurol Sci 298:150-2. 2010..The importance of recognition of this rare anatomical variant, its potential contribution to stroke aetiology, and the advantage of non-invasive vascular imaging prior to catheter angiography is emphasised...
- Sequential fluctuating paraneoplastic ocular flutter-opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome in small-cell lung cancerRobert J Simister
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, UCL Institute of Neurology, Royal Free Campus, London, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:344-6. 2011..Antivoltage-gated calcium-channel antibodies are not implicated in the pathogenesis of paraneoplastic opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome...
- Long-term outcome after angioplasty and stenting for symptomatic vertebral artery stenosis compared with medical treatment in the Carotid And Vertebral Artery Transluminal Angioplasty Study (CAVATAS): a randomized trialLucy J Coward
Stroke Research Group, UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
Stroke 38:1526-30. 2007..We therefore compared these treatments in a randomized trial with long-term follow-up...
- Assessment of the antiplatelet effects of low to medium dose aspirin in the early and late phases after ischaemic stroke and TIADominick J H McCabe
The Haemostasis Research Unit, Department of Haematology
Platelets 16:269-80. 2005..The results suggest that cyclooxygenase-independent mechanisms, including elevated von Willebrand factor antigen levels, play an important role in mediating aspirin non-responsiveness on the PFA-100...
- Measurement of the antiplatelet effects of aspirin in cerebrovascular diseaseDominick J H McCabe
Stroke 35:e146-7; author reply e146-7. 2004