W G Ondo

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Topiramate in essential tremor: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    W G Ondo
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurology 66:672-7. 2006
  2. pmc Modafinil for daytime somnolence in Parkinson's disease: double blind, placebo controlled parallel trial
    W G Ondo
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1636-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Daytime sleepiness and other sleep disorders in Parkinson's disease
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 57:1392-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Animal models of restless legs syndrome
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Sleep Med 8:344-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Placebo-controlled trial of lubiprostone for constipation associated with Parkinson disease
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 78:1650-4. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin A for chronic daily headache: a randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel design study
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6556 Fannin, Suite 1801, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cephalalgia 24:60-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hearing impairment in essential tremor
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
    Neurology 61:1093-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Tetrabenazine treatment for tardive dyskinesia: assessment by randomized videotape protocol
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1279-81. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in monozygotic twins: clinical correlates
    W G Ondo
    Parkinson s Disease Center, Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 55:1404-6. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Concepts and methods in chronic thalamic stimulation for treatment of tremor: technique and application
    J K Krauss
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neurosurgery 48:535-41; discussion 541-3. 2001

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Topiramate in essential tremor: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    W G Ondo
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurology 66:672-7. 2006
    ..Additional therapies are required for patients with an inadequate response or intolerable side effects. In small trials, topiramate appeared to be beneficial in essential tremor...
  2. pmc Modafinil for daytime somnolence in Parkinson's disease: double blind, placebo controlled parallel trial
    W G Ondo
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1636-9. 2005
    ..The aetiology of EDS is probably multifactorial but is probably exacerbated by dopaminergic medications. Modafinil is a wake-promoting agent approved for use in narcolepsy, but it is often used to treat a variety of somnolent conditions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Daytime sleepiness and other sleep disorders in Parkinson's disease
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 57:1392-6. 2001
    ..PD is associated with a variety of sleep problems. The dopamine agonists (DA) pramipexole and ropinirole were recently implicated in causing "sleep attacks" and motor vehicle accidents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Animal models of restless legs syndrome
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Sleep Med 8:344-8. 2007
    ..More sophisticated animal modeling is needed to facilitate our understanding of RLS...
  5. doi request reprint Placebo-controlled trial of lubiprostone for constipation associated with Parkinson disease
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 78:1650-4. 2012
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of lubiprostone (Amitiza) for constipation in Parkinson disease (PD) in a double-blind, randomized, controlled study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin A for chronic daily headache: a randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel design study
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6556 Fannin, Suite 1801, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cephalalgia 24:60-5. 2004
    ..26 +/- 19 (P < 0.05). BTX may help chronic daily headache and appears to have a cumulative effect with subsequent injections. The treatment was very well tolerated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hearing impairment in essential tremor
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
    Neurology 61:1093-7. 2003
    ..To assess hearing in patients with essential tremor (ET) vs patients with Parkinson disease (PD) and normal controls...
  8. ncbi request reprint Tetrabenazine treatment for tardive dyskinesia: assessment by randomized videotape protocol
    W G Ondo
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1279-81. 1999
    ..Tetrabenazine, a monoamine depleter and dopamine receptor blocker, is used to treat several hyperkinetic movement disorders. The authors studied the use of tetrabenazine for tardive dyskinesia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in monozygotic twins: clinical correlates
    W G Ondo
    Parkinson s Disease Center, Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 55:1404-6. 2000
    ..Despite the high concordance rate, the disease severity, age at onset, and symptom descriptions often varied between twins. Birth order, birth weight, and serum ferritin levels did not predict RLS severity or age at onset...
  10. ncbi request reprint Concepts and methods in chronic thalamic stimulation for treatment of tremor: technique and application
    J K Krauss
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neurosurgery 48:535-41; discussion 541-3. 2001
    ..To rationalize the technique and reduce the costs associated with chronic deep brain stimulation of the thalamus for treatment of refractory tremor...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of the N-acetyltransferase genes and risk of Parkinson's disease
    J M van der Walt
    Department of Medicine and Center for Human Genetics, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurology 60:1189-91. 2003
    ..The authors did not find evidence for association with increased risk for PD between any individual NAT1 or NAT2 SNP or acetylation haplotype (N = 397 families, 1,580 individuals)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Practice Parameter: treatment of Parkinson disease with motor fluctuations and dyskinesia (an evidence-based review): report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
    R Pahwa
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, USA
    Neurology 66:983-95. 2006
    ..5. Preoperative response to levodopa predicts better outcome after DBS of the STN (Level B)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Switching from pergolide to pramipexole in patients with Parkinson's disease
    P A Hanna
    New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, JFK Medical Center, Edison, USA
    J Neural Transm 108:63-70. 2001
    ..Future randomized, controlled, double-blinded therapeutic trials are needed to determine which, if any, dopamine agonist is superior in the treatment of PD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Practice parameter: therapies for essential tremor: report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
    T A Zesiewicz
    Department of Neurology, Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Neurology 64:2008-20. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Motor restlessness
    E K Tan
    Department of Neurology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Clin Pract 55:320-2. 2001
    ..A proper detailed clinical history and examination can often help clinch the diagnosis, as most of these conditions have their unique clinical features...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for essential tremor: a pilot efficacy and safety trial
    A Handforth
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Neurology 61:1401-5. 2003
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for essential tremor (ET)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Complete genomic screen in Parkinson disease: evidence for multiple genes
    W K Scott
    Center for Human Genetics, Box 3445, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 286:2239-44. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Our data suggest that the parkin gene is important in early-onset PD and that multiple genetic factors may be important in the development of idiopathic late-onset PD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of single-nucleotide polymorphisms of the tau gene with late-onset Parkinson disease
    E R Martin
    Center for Human Genetics, Box 2903, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 286:2245-50. 2001
    ..001) was detected between 4 of the 5 SNPs (SNPs 3, 9i, 9ii, and 11). CONCLUSIONS: This integrated approach of genetic linkage and positional association analyses implicates tau as a susceptibility gene for idiopathic PD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuropathological examination suggests impaired brain iron acquisition in restless legs syndrome
    J R Connor
    Department of Neuroscience and Anatomy, Penn State University College of Medicine, M S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Neurology 61:304-9. 2003
    ..To assess neuropathology in individuals with restless legs syndrome (RLS)...