Javier F Cardenas

Summary

Affiliation: Barrow Neurological Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Osmotic demyelination syndrome as a consequence of treating hyperammonemia in a patient with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:884-6. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Reversible lamotrigine-induced neurobehavioral disturbances in children with epilepsy
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:182-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Sydenham's chorea as a presentation of Moyamoya disease
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 17:30-4. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Compound heterozygous polymerase gamma gene mutation in a patient with Alpers disease
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 17:62-4. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric stroke
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:1375-90. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Intravenous levetiracetam in children with seizures: a prospective safety study
    Yu tze Ng
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:551-5. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Hemimegalencephaly in a patient with a neurocutaneous syndrome
    Kevin Chapman
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 15:190-3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Osmotic demyelination syndrome as a consequence of treating hyperammonemia in a patient with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:884-6. 2009
    ..This case suggests a potentially serious complication of the standard therapy for hyperammonemia in patients with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency...
  2. doi request reprint Reversible lamotrigine-induced neurobehavioral disturbances in children with epilepsy
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:182-7. 2010
    ..While idiosyncratic and uncommon, this is a potentially significant, clinical side effect. Further studies are necessary to clarify the population at risk...
  3. doi request reprint Sydenham's chorea as a presentation of Moyamoya disease
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 17:30-4. 2010
    ..This case raises the quandary of causality of chorea in this patient and the need for neuroimaging in children with movement disorders...
  4. doi request reprint Compound heterozygous polymerase gamma gene mutation in a patient with Alpers disease
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 17:62-4. 2010
    ..She ultimately developed liver failure and died. Mitochondrial analysis revealed compound heterozygosity for 3 POLG gene mutations, 2 of which were previously unreported...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric stroke
    Javier F Cardenas
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:1375-90. 2011
    ..Pediatric stroke, while increasingly recognized among practitioners as a clinically significant, albeit infrequent entity, remains challenging from the viewpoint of clinicians and researchers...
  6. doi request reprint Intravenous levetiracetam in children with seizures: a prospective safety study
    Yu tze Ng
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:551-5. 2010
    ..An apparent decrease in seizure frequency across all seizure types was noted. The dose of 50 mg/kg was well tolerated by the patients and is a safe, appropriate loading dose...
  7. doi request reprint Hemimegalencephaly in a patient with a neurocutaneous syndrome
    Kevin Chapman
    Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 15:190-3. 2008
    ..Hypomelanosis of Ito is a well-known cause of hemimegalencephaly and is often associated with intractable epilepsy and hemiparesis. Hemispherectomy can often be an effective treatment in intractable cases...