William B Barr

Summary

Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and neuropsychology: past, present, and future
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, EPC, 4th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:381-3. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of psychological factors evoked by pain presentations
    William B Barr
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 27:17-29. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic validity of a neuropsychological test battery for Hispanic patients with epilepsy
    William B Barr
    NYU Langone Medical Center, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:479-83. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Measuring brain electrical activity to track recovery from sport-related concussion
    William B Barr
    Department of Neurology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Brain Inj 26:58-66. 2012
  5. pmc Volume of the human septal forebrain region is a predictor of source memory accuracy
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, 223 East 34th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:157-61. 2012
  6. pmc Cortical thickness abnormalities associated with depressive symptoms in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:64-7. 2012
  7. pmc Septal nuclei enlargement in human temporal lobe epilepsy without mesial temporal sclerosis
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Neurology 80:487-91. 2013
  8. pmc Individual differences in verbal abilities associated with regional blurring of the left gray and white matter boundary
    Karen Blackmon
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Neurosci 31:15257-63. 2011
  9. pmc Structural evidence for involvement of a left amygdala-orbitofrontal network in subclinical anxiety
    Karen Blackmon
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, NY, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:296-303. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation of apparent diffusion coefficient with neuropsychological testing in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Yvonne W Lui
    Department of Radiology, NYU Medical Center, 530 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1832-9. 2005

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and neuropsychology: past, present, and future
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, EPC, 4th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:381-3. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of psychological factors evoked by pain presentations
    William B Barr
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 27:17-29. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic validity of a neuropsychological test battery for Hispanic patients with epilepsy
    William B Barr
    NYU Langone Medical Center, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:479-83. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Measuring brain electrical activity to track recovery from sport-related concussion
    William B Barr
    Department of Neurology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Brain Inj 26:58-66. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Volume of the human septal forebrain region is a predictor of source memory accuracy
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, 223 East 34th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:157-61. 2012
    ..Results indicate specific involvement of septal forebrain in human source memory, and recall the need for additional research into the role of septal nuclei in memory and other impairments associated with human diseases...
  6. pmc Cortical thickness abnormalities associated with depressive symptoms in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:64-7. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Septal nuclei enlargement in human temporal lobe epilepsy without mesial temporal sclerosis
    Tracy Butler
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Neurology 80:487-91. 2013
    ..In animal models of TLE, septal lesions facilitate epileptogenesis, while septal stimulation is antiepileptic...
  8. pmc Individual differences in verbal abilities associated with regional blurring of the left gray and white matter boundary
    Karen Blackmon
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Neurosci 31:15257-63. 2011
    ..Such lateralized and focal results provide support for GWC as a measure of regional functional integrity and highlight its potential role in probing the neuroanatomical substrates of cognition in healthy and diseased populations...
  9. pmc Structural evidence for involvement of a left amygdala-orbitofrontal network in subclinical anxiety
    Karen Blackmon
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, NY, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:296-303. 2011
    ..Such findings raise the possibility that structural abnormalities may result in a greater vulnerability to anxiety or conversely that elevated anxiety symptoms may result in focal structural changes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation of apparent diffusion coefficient with neuropsychological testing in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Yvonne W Lui
    Department of Radiology, NYU Medical Center, 530 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1832-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that in these patients, a negative correlation would exist between diffusivity measures of the mesial temporal lobe and performance on neuropsychological tests...
  11. doi request reprint Differential neuropsychological test sensitivity to left temporal lobe epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:394-400. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the Neuropsychological Screening Battery for Hispanics (NeSBHIS) in a neurological sample
    H Allison Bender
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, 10016, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:217-24. 2009
    ..562 to 0.995, with the exception of Block Design (-0.308). Overall, findings suggest that the NeSBHIS has robust construct validity in a neurological sample...
  13. doi request reprint Temporal lobe epilepsy does not impair visual perception
    Arthur C Grant
    Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Epilepsia 49:710-3. 2008
    ..Furthermore, since TLE subjects performed normally while taking therapeutic doses of multiple AEDs, the data suggest that these AEDs do not impair visual perception...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mental retardation and relation to seizure and tuber burden in tuberous sclerosis complex
    Charles M Zaroff
    NYU Medical Center, Neurology, 403 East 34th St, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Seizure 15:558-62. 2006
    ..Neither age nor gender was related to cognitive status. Further investigation incorporating additional neuroimaging factors, antiepileptic treatment effects, and genetic variables, is needed...
  15. doi request reprint The intracarotid amobarbital procedure: when is it worth repeating?
    Lindsay A Whitman
    Department of Neurology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Epilepsia 53:721-7. 2012
    ..The current investigation sought to: (1) evaluate the frequency of and reasons for repeated IAPs and (2) describe the test-retest reliability of repeated IAPs in a large tertiary epilepsy center...
  16. doi request reprint Ictal mnemestic aura and verbal memory function
    Aaron C Vederman
    New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 17:474-7. 2010
    ..Mnemestic auras were associated with clinical indices of illness, suggesting that the presence of these auras may be regarded as a risk factor for greater chronicity and severity in epilepsy...
  17. doi request reprint An interdisciplinary approach to neuropsychological test construction: perspectives from translation studies
    H Allison Bender
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:227-32. 2010
    ..To this end, translation theory can provide valuable insights toward the development of linguistically and culturally relevant neuropsychological test measures suitable for an increasingly diverse patient base...
  18. pmc Concussion symptom inventory: an empirically derived scale for monitoring resolution of symptoms following sport-related concussion
    Christopher Randolph
    Department of Neurology, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:219-29. 2009
    ..The newly derived Concussion Symptom Inventory is presented and recommended as a research and clinical tool for monitoring recovery from sport-related concussion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological testing of high school athletes. Preliminary norms and test-retest indices
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, Rivergate 4th Floor, 560 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:91-101. 2003
    ..Caution should be used in interpreting discrepancies from baseline scores as a result of what may turn out to be poor test-retest reliability in this population...
  20. doi request reprint Postictal psychosis in partial epilepsy: a case-control study
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:602-10. 2008
    ..Divergent findings among prior studies on correlates of risk for postictal psychosis (PIP) suggest the value of a controlled study involving a relatively large number of patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Group psychoeducation as treatment for psychological nonepileptic seizures
    Charles M Zaroff
    New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:587-92. 2004
    ..Psychoeducation may be an effective method of treating PNES and may improve coping strategies and reduce PNES-associated psychopathology in some patients. Additional controlled studies on larger samples are needed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Somatoform disorders after temporal lobectomy
    Anjanette A Naga
    Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 17:57-61. 2004
    ..The only new-onset somatoform disorder reported postoperatively is conversion disorder. We identified 10 patients who developed somatoform disorder other than nonconversion epileptic seizures after anterior temporal lobectomy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cognitive recovery following sports related head trauma in boxers
    Lisa D Ravdin
    Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 13:21-7. 2003
    ..To prospectively examine recovery of cognitive function within one month following subconcussive sports related head trauma...
  24. pmc Phonetically irregular word pronunciation and cortical thickness in the adult brain
    Karen Blackmon
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neuroimage 51:1453-8. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral correlates of tuberous sclerosis complex
    Charles M Zaroff
    New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Child Neurol 19:847-52. 2004
    ..Seizure control is important for developmental outcome and quality of life. Early behavioral assessment and therapeutic intervention, as well as seizure control, are the most effective means of promoting neurodevelopmental outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prediction of false-positive recognition errors during Wada testing
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, 10016, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:1065-72. 2006
    ..Further analysis indicates that FP errors during the Wada test appear to be the primary result of a stable and liberal response-bias rather than a result of any other neurological or procedure-related factor...
  27. ncbi request reprint The impact of education and acculturation on nonverbal neuropsychological test performance among Latino/a patients with epilepsy
    Pedro A Saez
    a NYU Langone Medical Center, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, and Neurology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
    Appl Neuropsychol Adult 21:108-19. 2014
    ..Assessment of acculturation may be as critical as assessment of disease factors in interpreting cognitive performance in Latino/a individuals...
  28. ncbi request reprint Delineating the functions of the nondominant hemisphere
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, 10016, New York, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:797-8. 2003
  29. doi request reprint The politics of technicians
    Joanne R Festa
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:506-17. 2010
    ..Neuropsychologists must maintain an active role in professional and political organizations with equal attention at the local, state, and national levels to avoid similar restrictions to their clinical practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Depth electrode studies on the brain and behavior
    William B Barr
    NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:631-2. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Facial closure: interrelationship with facial discrimination, other closure tests, and subjective contour illusions
    Jeanette Wasserstein
    The Mt Sinai College of Medicine and Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services CNS, New York, NY, USA
    Neuropsychologia 42:158-63. 2004
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  32. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in the method of double dissociation: delineating the cognitive functions of the hippocampus
    William B Barr
    New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Cortex 39:153-7. 2003