V G Evidente

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Zolpidem improves dystonia in "Lubag" or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism syndrome
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Neurology 58:662-3. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint First case of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism ("Lubag") to demonstrate a response to bilateral pallidal stimulation
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1790-3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Differentiating Parkinson's disease from other parkinsonian disorders
    Maria V Alvarez
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Semin Neurol 27:356-62. 2007
  4. pmc Neuropathological findings of PSP in the elderly without clinical PSP: possible incidental PSP?
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:365-71. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Medication dose reductions after pallidal versus subthalamic stimulation in patients with Parkinson's disease
    V G H Evidente
    Department of Neurology Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 124:211-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint An update on the neurologic applications of botulinum toxins
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 10:338-44. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Piribedil for restless legs syndrome: a pilot study
    V G Evidente
    St Luke s Philippine Movement Disorders Center, St Luke s Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
    Mov Disord 16:579-81. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic and molecular analyses of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism ("lubag") in women
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:1956-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Smell testing is abnormal in 'lubag' or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism: a pilot study
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:407-10. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint X-linked dystonia ("Lubag") presenting predominantly with parkinsonism: a more benign phenotype?
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 17:200-2. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Zolpidem improves dystonia in "Lubag" or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism syndrome
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Neurology 58:662-3. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint First case of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism ("Lubag") to demonstrate a response to bilateral pallidal stimulation
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1790-3. 2007
    ..Bilateral pallidal DBS may be a viable option for Lubag patients with medically refractory symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differentiating Parkinson's disease from other parkinsonian disorders
    Maria V Alvarez
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Semin Neurol 27:356-62. 2007
    ..In this article, we present some useful clinical pearls in distinguishing idiopathic PD from atypical parkinsonism or drug-induced parkinsonism...
  4. pmc Neuropathological findings of PSP in the elderly without clinical PSP: possible incidental PSP?
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:365-71. 2011
    ..We aimed to describe cases with incidental neuropathological findings of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) from the Banner Sun Health Research Institute Brain and Body Donation Program...
  5. doi request reprint Medication dose reductions after pallidal versus subthalamic stimulation in patients with Parkinson's disease
    V G H Evidente
    Department of Neurology Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 124:211-4. 2011
    ..To compare the medication dose reduction between deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the globus pallidus interna (GPi) vs subthalamic nucleus (STN) in matched patients with Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  6. doi request reprint An update on the neurologic applications of botulinum toxins
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 10:338-44. 2010
    ..This article highlights some of the common neurologic conditions currently improved by botulinum toxins and reviews the scientific evidence from research studies and clinical experience with these conditions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Piribedil for restless legs syndrome: a pilot study
    V G Evidente
    St Luke s Philippine Movement Disorders Center, St Luke s Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
    Mov Disord 16:579-81. 2001
    ..6%). This pilot study suggests that piribedil is effective for RLS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic and molecular analyses of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism ("lubag") in women
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:1956-9. 2004
    ..Genetic confirmation is performed through haplotyping or detection of disease-specific changes in the DYT3 gene...
  9. ncbi request reprint Smell testing is abnormal in 'lubag' or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism: a pilot study
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:407-10. 2004
    ..Nine of 20 Lubag patients (45%) had ccUPSIT scores below the mean, with the lowest score being 11. This pilot study suggests that olfactory dysfunction may occur in Lubag patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint X-linked dystonia ("Lubag") presenting predominantly with parkinsonism: a more benign phenotype?
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 17:200-2. 2002
    ..We report on three cases of Lubag presenting with isolated parkinsonism without dystonia or late-onset dystonia and a slower course...
  11. ncbi request reprint Piribedil as an adjunct to levodopa in advanced Parkinson's disease: the Asian experience
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:117-21. 2003
    ..Most common side effects were hallucinations (20%), dyskinesias (20%), dizziness (8%), and sleepiness (6%). This trial shows that piribedil is effective and well-tolerated by Asian patients with advanced PD at least with short-term use...
  12. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology of "Lubag" or X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 17:1271-7. 2002
    ..Thus, it is imperative to elicit an exhaustive family history in any Filipino male adult who presents with a movement disorder...
  13. ncbi request reprint Both early and late cognitive dysfunction affects the electroencephalogram in Parkinson's disease
    J N Caviness
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:348-54. 2007
    ..PD-MCI has mean quantitative EEG characteristics that represent an intermediate electrophysiological state between PD-CogNL and PD-D...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin concentrations and satiety in Parkinson's disease patients with and without weight loss
    V G Evidente
    Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 16:924-7. 2001
    ..The results indicate that unintended weight loss in PD patients is unlikely to be due to abnormal serum leptin concentrations...
  15. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of deep brain stimulation for Meige syndrome
    Mark K Lyons
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona 85054, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 29:E5. 2010
    ..While the etiology for this disorder is unknown, it is considered by many investigators to be a form of idiopathic torsion dystonia. Pallidal stimulation is widely considered to be effective for dystonia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Defining mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease
    John N Caviness
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1272-7. 2007
    ..Defining PD-MCI offers an opportunity for further study of cognitive impairment in PD and targets for earlier therapeutic intervention...
  17. doi request reprint Responsiveness of short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing to hypothalamic deep brain stimulation
    Mark K Lyons
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Pheonix, Arizona 85054, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:279-81. 2009
    ..The authors report on a case of SUNCT syndrome successfully treated with hypothalamic deep brain stimulation and discuss the current literature...
  18. ncbi request reprint Case studies in movement disorders
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Movement Disorders Division, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Semin Neurol 23:277-84. 2003
    ..A detailed discussion of botulinum toxin follows the case on cervical dystonia, focusing on its mechanism of action, clinical indications, side effects, and dosing...
  19. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in Parkinson's disease patients may improve with subthalamic stimulation
    Erika Driver-Dunckley
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Mov Disord 21:1287-9. 2006
    ..Despite a mean 56% decrease in their levodopa equivalents postoperatively, their RLS scores dropped by a mean of 84% (100% in three). Our findings suggest that bilateral STN DBS surgery can improve RLS in patients with advanced PD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Persistent chorea triggered by hyperglycemic crisis in diabetics
    J E Ahlskog
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Mov Disord 16:890-8. 2001
    ..Most previously described cases have involved a reversible clinical syndrome, in contrast to our patients. The pathogenic mechanisms remain uncertain...
  21. doi request reprint Case series of painful legs and moving toes: clinical and electrophysiologic observations
    Maria V Alvarez
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Mov Disord 23:2062-6. 2008
    ..Movements were partially suppressible and were diminished but still apparent during light sleep. GABAergic agents were most effective in controlling the pain and the movements...
  22. doi request reprint Understanding drug-induced parkinsonism: separating pearls from oy-sters
    Maria Victoria G Alvarez
    Mayo Clinic Arizona, 13400 Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Neurology 70:e32-4. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Mutations in voltage-gated potassium channel KCNC3 cause degenerative and developmental central nervous system phenotypes
    Michael F Waters
    Division of Neurology and Rose Moss Laboratory for Parkinson s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 90048 USA
    Nat Genet 38:447-51. 2006
    ..Our results establish a role for KCNC3 in phenotypes ranging from developmental disorders to adult-onset neurodegeneration and suggest voltage-gated K+ channels as candidates for additional neurodegenerative diseases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Limb cooling and focal dystonia
    Virgilio Gerald H Evidente
    Mov Disord 19:238. 2004