A M Husain

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic studies in Krabbe disease
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 59:289-98. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring during endovascular stent graft repair of the descending thoracic aorta
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:328-35. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Long-term safety and efficacy in patients with uncontrolled partial-onset seizures treated with adjunctive lacosamide: results from a Phase III open-label extension trial
    Aatif Husain
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epilepsia 53:521-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic assessment of mucopolysaccharidosis III
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, 202 Bell Building, Box 3678, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:2059-63. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological intraoperative monitoring of the glossopharyngeal nerve: technical case report
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:277-8; discussion 278. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Weight loss in narcolepsy patients treated with sodium oxybate
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States
    Sleep Med 10:661-3. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Krabbe disease: neurophysiologic studies and MRI correlations
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durham, USA
    Neurology 63:617-20. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Diet therapy for narcolepsy
    A M Husain
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Neurology 62:2300-2. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Visual evoked potentials with CRT and LCD monitors: when newer is not better
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurology 72:162-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic value of neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring in tethered cord syndrome surgery
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 26:244-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic studies in Krabbe disease
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 59:289-98. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring during endovascular stent graft repair of the descending thoracic aorta
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:328-35. 2007
    ..This paper reviews the data available regarding NIOM in EVSG repair of the descending thoracic aorta...
  3. doi request reprint Long-term safety and efficacy in patients with uncontrolled partial-onset seizures treated with adjunctive lacosamide: results from a Phase III open-label extension trial
    Aatif Husain
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epilepsia 53:521-8. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiologic assessment of mucopolysaccharidosis III
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, 202 Bell Building, Box 3678, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:2059-63. 2006
    ..To describe finding of various neurophysiologic tests in patients with mucopolysaccharidosis III (MPS III) early in the disease course...
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological intraoperative monitoring of the glossopharyngeal nerve: technical case report
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:277-8; discussion 278. 2008
    ..We describe a noninvasive method of monitoring this cranial nerve...
  6. doi request reprint Weight loss in narcolepsy patients treated with sodium oxybate
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States
    Sleep Med 10:661-3. 2009
    ..Narcolepsy is often associated with increased body weight. Sodium oxybate has efficacy in many narcolepsy symptoms. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of sodium oxybate on weight in patients with narcolepsy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Krabbe disease: neurophysiologic studies and MRI correlations
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durham, USA
    Neurology 63:617-20. 2004
    ..Krabbe disease (KD) is a rare hereditary leukodystrophy affecting children mostly in the first 6 months of life; later onset has been reported as well...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diet therapy for narcolepsy
    A M Husain
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Neurology 62:2300-2. 2004
    ..The NSSQ-Total score decreased by 18% from 161.9 to 133.5 (p = 0.0019) over 8 weeks. Patients with narcolepsy experienced modest improvements in daytime sleepiness on an LCKD...
  9. doi request reprint Visual evoked potentials with CRT and LCD monitors: when newer is not better
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurology 72:162-4. 2009
    ..Liquid crystal display (LCD) monitors have become more affordable and are being used instead of CRT monitors for many applications. We tested the hypothesis that LCD monitors were equivalent to CRT monitors when used for PRVEP...
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic value of neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring in tethered cord syndrome surgery
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 26:244-7. 2009
    ..Spinal cord stimulation during tethered cord syndrome surgery may help predict neurologic outcome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and comparison of Tranquility and AutoSet T autotitrating CPAP machines
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Neurodiagnostic Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 20:291-5. 2003
    ..At this time, these machines are not a substitute for in-laboratory CPAP titration polysomnograms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intractable epilepsy following radiosurgery for arteriovenous malformation
    A M Husain
    Department of Medicine Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Neurosurg 95:888-92. 2001
    ..The patient underwent surgical resection of the AVM and right temporal lobectomy. She has been free from seizure for longer than 1 year. Radiosurgery may be associated with intractable epilepsy and MTS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological monitoring for the nucleus caudalis dorsal root entry zone operation
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:822-7; discussion 827-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this report is to describe a neurophysiological monitoring technique that can decrease the incidence of complications while maintaining the effectiveness of the nucleus caudalis dorsal root entry zone (DREZ) operation...
  14. pmc Non-convulsive status epilepticus: usefulness of clinical features in selecting patients for urgent EEG
    A M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Box 3678, 202 Bell Building, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:189-91. 2003
    ..Patients with NCSE have altered mental state. An EEG is needed to confirm the diagnosis, but obtaining an EEG on every patient with altered mental state is not practical...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lateralized seizure termination: relationship to outcome following anterior temporal lobectomy
    A Verma
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epilepsy Res 47:9-15. 2001
    ..This may indicate the presence of an independent seizure focus opposite to the side of surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rem sleep behavior disorder: potential relationship to post-traumatic stress disorder
    A M Husain
    Department of Medicine (Neurology, Duke University, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 18:148-57. 2001
    ..The authors suggest that it is possible that similar neuropathologic processes are responsible for both conditions, at times in the same patient...
  17. pmc Sleep-wake functioning along the cancer continuum: focus group results from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS(®))
    Kathryn E Flynn
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Psychooncology 19:1086-93. 2010
    ..As part of an effort to improve measurement of sleep-wake functioning, we explored the scope of difficulties with sleep in a diverse group of patients diagnosed with cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in depressive symptoms after continuous positive airway pressure treatment for obstructive sleep apnea
    Melanie K Means
    Psychology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:31-42. 2003
    ..We introduce a hypothetical model to conceptualize the relationship between OSA and depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint CPAP compliance in sleep apnea patients with and without laboratory CPAP titration
    Melanie K Means
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Sleep Breath 8:7-14. 2004
    ..2%) compared with unattended-PSG patients. These findings suggest that patients' sleep laboratory experience with CPAP and the support and education provided by sleep technologists are important factors in facilitating CPAP compliance...
  20. doi request reprint Levetiracetam in children with refractory status epilepticus
    William B Gallentine
    Department of Pediatrics Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:215-8. 2009
    ..5 days (range = 1-8 days). All responding patients were on LEV doses >or= 30 mg/kg/day (median 40 mg/kg/day). No significant adverse effects of LEV were reported. LEV may be an effective and safe adjuvant therapy in children with RSE...
  21. ncbi request reprint Electroencephalographic assessment of coma
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:208-20. 2006
    ..A discussion regarding etiology and prognosis is presented after the EEG pattern is described in detail. Special EEG features, such as alpha coma, beta coma, spindle coma, etc., are discussed toward the end...
  22. ncbi request reprint Brainstem auditory evoked potential monitoring: when is change in wave V significant?
    Michael L James
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurology 65:1551-5. 2005
    ..A wave V latency prolongation of 1.0 milliseconds or amplitude decrement of greater than 50% is arbitrarily considered the point when damage to hearing occurs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tuberous sclerosis complex and epilepsy: prognostic significance of electroencephalography and magnetic resonance imaging
    A M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Child Neurol 15:81-3. 2000
    ..A majority of children with tuberous sclerosis complex can achieve good seizure control. The sleep EEG is helpful in predicting eventual seizure control...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessment of hairline EEG as a screening tool for nonconvulsive status epilepticus
    Brad J Kolls
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epilepsia 48:959-65. 2007
    ..However, this technique has not been evaluated as a screening tool for NCSE. We wanted to provide proof of principle that a screening hairline EEG has sufficient sensitivity to use as a screening tool for diagnosing NCSE...
  25. ncbi request reprint Should women with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome be screened for hypothyroidism?
    Chad M Miller
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:185-8. 2003
    ..The prevalence of hypothyroidism in women with OSAS is no higher than that seen in the general population. Screening women with symptoms of OSAS for hypothyroidism is unlikely to be useful...
  26. ncbi request reprint Brain-stem auditory and visual evoked potentials in children with Krabbe disease
    Mohammed Aldosari
    Department of Pediatrics Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1653-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide a descriptive analysis of the BAEP and VEP findings in these children...
  27. doi request reprint Pediatric narcolepsy
    Paul C Peterson
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, 202 Bell Building, Box 3678, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Brain Dev 30:609-23. 2008
    ..Early recognition and treatment can greatly improve the quality of life of patients with narcolepsy. A detail review of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of narcolepsy in children is presented...
  28. doi request reprint Depression in sleep disorders clinics
    A M Husain
    Sleep Disorders Center, Duke University, Durham, NC
    Sleep Breath 2:73-5. 1997
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Review of neonatal EEG
    Aatif M Husain
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Electroneurodiagnostic Technol 45:12-35. 2005
    ..This is followed by a discussion of the ontogeny of EEG, starting from the age of viability to the first few months of life. A description of various abnormalities follows. Finally, an approach to analysis of a neonatal EEG is presented...
  30. doi request reprint Utility of levetiracetam in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Dharmen Shah
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Seizure 18:676-9. 2009
    ..To determine the utility and tolerability of levetiracetam (LEV) compared to phenytoin (PHT) in preventing clinical seizures in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reflex seizures and non-ketotic hyperglycemia: an unresolved issue
    Zaeem A Siddiqi
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University, Durhams, NC, USA
    Seizure 11:63-6. 2002
    ..We recommend that in such instances a focal lesion such as stroke should be ruled out...
  32. ncbi request reprint Normal adult EEG and patterns of uncertain significance
    William O Tatum
    Department of Neurology, Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33613, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:194-207. 2006
    ..Understanding normal EEG and the benign variants will help to minimize over-interpretation and possibly avoid overtreatment of patients during routine clinical practice...
  33. ncbi request reprint Guest editorial
    Aatif M Husain
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:185. 2006