C M Poser

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of prevalence rates of multiple sclerosis: a critical review
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 29:150-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis trait: the premorbid stage of multiple sclerosis. A hypothesis
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 109:239-43. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The nature of multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:159-71. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Disseminated encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis: two different diseases - a critical review
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 116:201-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The multiple sclerosis trait and the development of multiple sclerosis: genetic vulnerability and environmental effect
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:227-33. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis: an historical review
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:147-58. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis 2001
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:165-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Notes on the history of the prion diseases. Part II
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:77-86. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 5400, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:6-12. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Notes on the history of the prion diseases. Part I
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:1-9. 2002

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of prevalence rates of multiple sclerosis: a critical review
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 29:150-5. 2007
    ..Recent immunologic and radiologic evidence shows that at least some NMO cases represent instances of DEM...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis trait: the premorbid stage of multiple sclerosis. A hypothesis
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 109:239-43. 2004
    ..An environmental triggering event is required to transform the trait into the disease. The discordance of clinical involvement and magnetic resonance images in MZ twins reflects differences in the effect of environmental influences...
  3. ncbi request reprint The nature of multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:159-71. 2004
    ..The question 'ADEM: distinct disease or part of the MS spectrum?' can be answered with a resounding no. A new classification is proposed separating the different forms of MS from the various types of DEM...
  4. ncbi request reprint Disseminated encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis: two different diseases - a critical review
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 116:201-6. 2007
    ..Antibodies against aquaporin-4 are present in some NMO, but are also found in cases of MS and DEM. Most NMO are forms of DEM, not MS, and are identical with the 'Oriental' or 'optico-spinal' form of MS...
  5. ncbi request reprint The multiple sclerosis trait and the development of multiple sclerosis: genetic vulnerability and environmental effect
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:227-33. 2006
    ..Differences in prevalence between pre-puberal migrants, and the locally born children of migrants, and their population of origin may also be explained by the MST...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis: an historical review
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:147-58. 2004
    ..There will never be a substitute for the experienced and astute clinician's 'feel' for the patient...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis 2001
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:165-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Notes on the history of the prion diseases. Part II
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:77-86. 2002
    ..The appearance of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in the United Kingdom and its putative relationship to new variant CJD, have put a new and unpredictable light on these unusual and uncommon diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 5400, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:6-12. 2003
    ..The coincidental occurrence of both diseases, the nonspecific triggering effect of MS on latent epilepsy, and actual causation by MS are all possible explanations, but the last named is, in our opinion, extremely unusual...
  10. ncbi request reprint Notes on the history of the prion diseases. Part I
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:1-9. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint The symptomatic treatment of multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:231-5. 2002
  12. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 103:1-11. 2001
    ..The diagnosis of MS is, and will remain, based on clinical criteria which codify the characteristic dissemination in time and space of MS...
  13. ncbi request reprint The pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis: a commentary
    C M Poser
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, 02215, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 102:191-194. 2000
    ..Regardless of pathogenetic pathway and clinical course, the final pathologic picture of MS is always the same. The MS brain is genetically programmed to produce a unique, pathognomonic change, the plaque with sharply demarcated borders...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis or HTLV-I myelitis?
    C M Poser
    Neurological Unit, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA 02215
    Neurology 40:1020-2. 1990
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  15. ncbi request reprint The environment and the nervous system
    Charles M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston MA 02118, USA
    J Neurol Sci 262:98-9. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis and management of multiple sclerosis
    C M Poser
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 112:199-201. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Highlights of the Second International Conference on MS, May 2003, Dubrovnik, Croatia
    Charles M Poser
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston MA 02118, USA
    Int MS J 10:105-9. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Treating clinically isolated syndromes suggestive of MS
    Charles M Poser
    Lancet 370:2000; author reply 2000-1. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of disseminated encephalomyelitis
    Vesna V Brinar
    University Department of Neurology, Zagreb School of Medicine and University Hospital Center, Kispaticeva 12, Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:295-310. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Enlargement of the spinal cord: inflammation or neoplasm?
    Marko Brinar
    University Department of Internal Medicine, Zagreb School of Medicine and University Hospital Center, Kispaticeva 12, Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:284-9. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Pseudo-tumoral multiple sclerosis
    Charles M Poser
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:535. 2005
  22. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and recurrent disseminated encephalomyelitis are different diseases
    Charles M Poser
    Arch Neurol 65:674; author reply 674-5. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint George Willem Bruyn, MD, PhD (1928-2002)
    Charles M Poser
    Neurology 59:1132-3. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric manifestations of multiple sclerosis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
    Mario Habek
    University Department of Neurology, Zagreb School of Medicine and University Hospital Center Zagreb, Kispaticeva 12, Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:290-4. 2006
    ..The possible relationship between psychiatric symptoms and demyelinating disorders is explored...
  25. ncbi request reprint Revisions to the 2001 McDonald diagnostic criteria
    Charles M Poser
    Ann Neurol 59:727-8. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Cerebral demyelination in Wegener's granulomatosis
    Vesna V Brinar
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb, REBRO Hospital Centre, Kispaticeva 12, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:233-6. 2004
    ..The immunological challenge of the underlying disease, may, in the genetically susceptible person, presumably trigger the appearance of MS lesions. Wegener's granulomatosis must be considered in the differential diagnosis of MS...
  27. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in Northern Sardinia, Italy: a methodological approach for genetic epidemiological studies
    Maura Pugliatti
    Institute of Clinical Neurology, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Neuroepidemiology 22:362-5. 2003
    ..Statistical analyses of the familial risk for MS will depend on the completeness of MS 'age at onset' data for affected individuals and age at the time family history is obtained (or age at death) for unaffected family members...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sudden onset aphasic hemiplegia: an unusual manifestation of disseminated encephalomyelitis
    Vesna V Brinar
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb, University Hospital Centre Rebro, Kispaticeva 12, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 106:187-96. 2004
    ..Most of these cases are monophasic and immunomodulatory treatment is inappropriate...