K L Chou

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sialorrhea in Parkinson's disease: a review
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Mov Disord 22:2306-13. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The management of psychosis in movement disorder patients
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 8:935-43. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Skin rash associated with Sinemet does not equal levodopa allergy
    K L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurology 68:1078-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Testosterone not associated with violent dreams or REM sleep behavior disorder in men with Parkinson's
    Kelvin L Chou
    NeuroHealth Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886, USA
    Mov Disord 22:411-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced psychosis in Parkinson disease: phenomenology and correlations among psychosis rating instruments
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:215-9. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Clinical vignettes in Parkinson's disease: a collection of unusual medication-induced hallucinations, delusions, and compulsive behaviours
    Joseph H Friedman
    Department of Neurology, Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Neurosci 121:472-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness and on-road driving performance in patients with Parkinson's disease
    M M Amick
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Memorial Hospital of RI, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Neurol Sci 252:13-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Body side of motor symptom onset in Parkinson's disease is associated with memory performance
    M M Amick
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:736-40. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Combating psychosis in Parkinson's disease patients: the use of antipsychotic drugs
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 15:339-49. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Rhinorrhea and olfaction in Parkinson disease
    Joseph H Friedman
    Neuro Health, 227 Centerville Rd, Warwick, RI 02886, USA
    Neurology 70:487-9. 2008

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Sialorrhea in Parkinson's disease: a review
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Mov Disord 22:2306-13. 2007
    ..This article reviews current knowledge regarding the frequency, etiology, assessment, and treatment of sialorrhea in PD...
  2. ncbi request reprint The management of psychosis in movement disorder patients
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 8:935-43. 2007
    ..This review covers the management of psychosis in three different movement disorders: Parkinson's disease, dementia with Lewy bodies and Huntington's disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Skin rash associated with Sinemet does not equal levodopa allergy
    K L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurology 68:1078-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Testosterone not associated with violent dreams or REM sleep behavior disorder in men with Parkinson's
    Kelvin L Chou
    NeuroHealth Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886, USA
    Mov Disord 22:411-4. 2007
    ..While dream content appears to be more aggressive in PD patients with clinical RBD, the presence of violent dreams or clinical RBD is not associated with testosterone levels in men with PD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced psychosis in Parkinson disease: phenomenology and correlations among psychosis rating instruments
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:215-9. 2005
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  6. doi request reprint Clinical vignettes in Parkinson's disease: a collection of unusual medication-induced hallucinations, delusions, and compulsive behaviours
    Joseph H Friedman
    Department of Neurology, Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Neurosci 121:472-6. 2011
    ..This report is a compilation of vignettes describing these behavioral problems that the treating neurologist or psychiatrist attributed to the medications used for treating PD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness and on-road driving performance in patients with Parkinson's disease
    M M Amick
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Memorial Hospital of RI, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Neurol Sci 252:13-5. 2007
    ..Neither EDS nor PD medications were associated with on-road driving performance. These findings suggest that in this pilot study EDS did not impair PD patients' driving skills on a formal driving evaluation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Body side of motor symptom onset in Parkinson's disease is associated with memory performance
    M M Amick
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:736-40. 2006
    ..By contrast, the RPD group showed poorer verbal than visual memory within group. These findings suggest that side of motor symptom onset is associated with asymmetrical memory dysfunction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Combating psychosis in Parkinson's disease patients: the use of antipsychotic drugs
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 15:339-49. 2006
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Rhinorrhea and olfaction in Parkinson disease
    Joseph H Friedman
    Neuro Health, 227 Centerville Rd, Warwick, RI 02886, USA
    Neurology 70:487-9. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Management of the behavioral aspects of Parkinson's disease
    Leora L Borek
    Neurohealth Alzheimer s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, and Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Butler Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:711-25. 2007
    ..This review focuses on the management of the most common behavioral symptoms of Parkinson's disease, including depression, anxiety, psychosis, dementia, delirium, sleep disorders, fatigue, apathy, emotionalism and compulsive behaviors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in a patient with levodopa-responsive multiple system atrophy. Case report
    Kelvin L Chou
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center and Department of Neurosurgery, Penn Neurological Institute at Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:553-6. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy for depression in a Parkinson's disease patient with bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulators
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 11:403-6. 2005
    ..This case suggests that ECT can be a safe and effective option for severe depression in PD patients treated with STN DBS...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease
    Grace S Liang
    The Parkinson s Institute, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 84:221-7. 2006
    ..However, the long-term benefits of DBS are not yet established...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tardive syndromes in the elderly
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown Medical School, 227 Centerville Road, Warwick, RI 02886, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 22:915-33, viii. 2006
    ..This article summarizes the clinical phenomenology, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and treatment of these disorders in elderly individuals...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation on health-related quality of life in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Andrew Siderowf
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Mov Disord 21:746-53. 2006
    ..01). In this selected group of patients, many of the short-term gains in HRQL persist beyond 18 months after STN implantation. Benefits in nonmotor aspects of HRQL such as bodily discomfort and stigma appear to be among the most durable...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic-induced extrapyramidal symptoms and their management
    Praveen Dayalu
    University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Neurology, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, 1914 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5316, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:1451-62. 2008
    ..Objective: This review summarizes the current knowledge of the phenomenology, epidemiology, and pathophysiology of EPS, while highlighting their prevention and management...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical aspects of deep brain stimulation
    Gerhard M Friehs
    Clinical Neurosciences Neurosurgery, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 89:134-6. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Sleep and fatigue in Parkinson's disease
    Joseph H Friedman
    Division of Neurology, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:S27-35. 2004
    ..An overview of sleep disorders in PD and an approach to therapy will also be outlined. The little that is known about fatigue in PD will be reviewed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease: patient selection and motor outcomes
    Victoria C Chang
    Rhode Island Hospital, USA
    Med Health R I 89:142-4. 2006
    ..As our understanding of these components becomes clearer, we will be able to optimize the treatment and management for those whose lives are affected by Parkinson's disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of the patient with tremor
    Kelvin L Chou
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA 19107, USA
    Med Health R I 87:135-8. 2004
    ..A number of medical and surgical therapies are available for tremor, but a successful response to treatment depends on an accurate diagnosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Unilateral battery depletion in Parkinson's disease patients treated with bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation may require urgent surgical replacement
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 82:153-5. 2004
    ..Although extreme worsening of PD secondary to battery depletion may be rare, such patients should have their stimulators replaced promptly...
  23. ncbi request reprint Are atypical antipsychotics associated with a reduced risk of developing parkinsonism?
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:132-3. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in a patient with cervical dystonia and essential tremor
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Mov Disord 20:377-80. 2005
    ..The results in this case demonstrate that STN DBS can dramatically improve dystonia and tremor in nonparkinsonian movement disorders...