S L Galetta

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Immunomodulatory agents for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis: a systematic review
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, 3400 Spruce St, 3W Gates Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2161-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The controlled high risk Avonex multiple sclerosis trial (CHAMPS Study)
    S L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 21:292-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint US FDA-approved disease-modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis: review of adverse effect profiles
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CNS Drugs 19:239-52. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in neurological education: a time to share
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:583-90. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuromyelitis optica is a variant of multiple sclerosis
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:901-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Natalizumab reduces visual loss in patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis
    L J Balcer
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 68:1299-304. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuro-ophthalmology for neuroradiologists
    D A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:3-8. 2007
  8. pmc The King-Devick test as a determinant of head trauma and concussion in boxers and MMA fighters
    K M Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 76:1456-62. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of vision to global and regional brain MRI in multiple sclerosis
    G F Wu
    Departments of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 69:2128-35. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Balint syndrome due to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    B M Ances
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 63:395. 2004

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Publications67

  1. ncbi request reprint Immunomodulatory agents for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis: a systematic review
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, 3400 Spruce St, 3W Gates Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2161-9. 2002
    ..We performed a systematic review of the literature to assess the efficacy and safety of these agents on physical, inflammatory, and cognitive measures of disease activity...
  2. ncbi request reprint The controlled high risk Avonex multiple sclerosis trial (CHAMPS Study)
    S L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 21:292-5. 2001
    ..The findings of this study support the efficacy of Avonex therapy in significantly reducing the 3-year likelihood of future neurologic events and worsening of the brain MRI in patients with a first acute CNS demyelinating event...
  3. ncbi request reprint US FDA-approved disease-modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis: review of adverse effect profiles
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CNS Drugs 19:239-52. 2005
    ..Various strategies that can be employed to prevent or manage these adverse effects and lessen their impact on the patient are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Advances in neurological education: a time to share
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:583-90. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuromyelitis optica is a variant of multiple sclerosis
    Steven L Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:901-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Natalizumab reduces visual loss in patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis
    L J Balcer
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 68:1299-304. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuro-ophthalmology for neuroradiologists
    D A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:3-8. 2007
    ..This review will focus on those common neuro-ophthalmologic problems that have exquisite localizing value on neuro-imaging...
  8. pmc The King-Devick test as a determinant of head trauma and concussion in boxers and MMA fighters
    K M Galetta
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 76:1456-62. 2011
    ..We investigated the K-D test as a potential rapid sideline screening for concussion in a cohort of boxers and mixed martial arts fighters...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of vision to global and regional brain MRI in multiple sclerosis
    G F Wu
    Departments of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 69:2128-35. 2007
    ..To examine the relation between low-contrast letter acuity, an emerging visual outcome for multiple sclerosis (MS) clinical trials, and brain MRI abnormalities in an MS cohort...
  10. ncbi request reprint Balint syndrome due to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    B M Ances
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 63:395. 2004
  11. doi request reprint Clinical reasoning: a 42-year-old man with sequential monocular visual loss
    S Prasad
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 71:e43-9. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint Contrast letter acuity as a visual component for the Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite
    L J Balcer
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Neurology 61:1367-73. 2003
    ..Visual dysfunction is one of the most common causes of disability in multiple sclerosis (MS). The Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite (MSFC), a new clinical trial outcome measure, does not currently include a test of visual function...
  13. ncbi request reprint Amyloid angiopathy
    G K Aguirre
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelhpia, 19104, USA
    Neurology 59:1656. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Development of a posterior cerebral artery aneurysm subsequent to occlusion of the contralateral internal carotid artery for giant cavernous aneurysm
    R L Wolf
    Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Ground Floor Founders Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Neuroradiology 44:443-6. 2002
    ..The appearance of an aneurysm in this setting supports the hypothesis that degenerative factors and hemodynamic stresses are important in the etiology of intracranial aneurysms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Severe sudden visual loss caused by pseudotumor cerebri and lumboperitoneal shunt failure
    G T Liu
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 122:129-31. 1996
    ..Severe vistral acuity loss associated with pseudotumor cerebri is usually caused by chronic optic disk edema or a retinal abnormality...
  16. ncbi request reprint Visual loss in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and optic pathway gliomas: relation to tumor location by magnetic resonance imaging
    L J Balcer
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 131:442-5. 2001
    ..To examine the potential for visual acuity loss, and its relation to extent and location of optic pathway gliomas in a cohort of children with neurofibromatosis type 1 studied with magnetic resonance imaging...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ross syndrome plus: beyond horner, Holmes-Adie, and harlequin
    R K Shin
    Departments of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Neurology 55:1841-6. 2000
    ..Ross syndrome is an uncommon disorder characterized by the triad of segmental anhidrosis, hyporeflexia, and tonic pupils...
  18. ncbi request reprint Chronic multiple paraneoplastic syndromes
    K A Kleopa
    Department of Neurology, 3 West Gates, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Muscle Nerve 23:1767-72. 2000
    ..Remission of the malignancy was achieved. Although the anti-Hu-related manifestations improved after therapy, LEMS has persisted, leading to IVIg dependency...
  19. ncbi request reprint Portable pupillography of the swinging flashlight test to detect afferent pupillary defects
    N J Volpe
    Department of Ophthalmology, the Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ophthalmology 107:1913-21; discussion 1922. 2000
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: relation of age and obesity in children
    L J Balcer
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 52:870-2. 1999
    ..01). Younger children with idiopathic intracranial hypertension are less likely to be obese than are older children or adults...
  21. doi request reprint Neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations of paraneoplastic syndromes
    Melissa W Ko
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:58-68. 2008
    ..Most of these disorders are related to immunologic mechanisms presumably triggered by the neoplastic expression of neuronal proteins. Accurate recognition is essential to appropriate management...
  22. ncbi request reprint Downbeating nystagmus and muscle spasms in a patient with glutamic-acid decarboxylase antibodies
    Beau M Ances
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:142-4. 2005
    ..To report the ophthalmic findings and response to treatment in a patient with glutamic-acid decarboxylase antibodies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transient downbeat nystagmus from West Nile virus encephalomyelitis
    Sashank Prasad
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 66:1599-600. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Occult thyroid eye disease in patients with unexplained ocular misalignment identified by standardized orbital echography
    Nicholas J Volpe
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:75-81. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Computerized binocular pupillography of the swinging flashlight test detects afferent pupillary defects
    Nicholas J Volpe
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, the Scheie Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Curr Eye Res 34:606-13. 2009
    ..To investigate the ability of a portable pupillometer, capable of 20-second binocular recordings of the swinging flashlight test (SFT), to detect relative afferent pupillary defects (rAPDs)...
  26. doi request reprint Eye movement abnormalities in multiple sclerosis
    Sashank Prasad
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurol Clin 28:641-55. 2010
    ..Detailed knowledge of these problems and their neuroanatomic localization will aid the physician by guiding diagnosis and therapeutic decision making...
  27. doi request reprint Photo essay. MRI and positron emission tomography findings in Heidenhain variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Sashank Prasad
    Departments of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 30:260-2. 2010
    ..Nuclear imaging provides a considerably more sensitive measure of neural dysfunction early in the course of this disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Papilledema as a manifestation of a spinal subdural abscess
    Melissa W Ko
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    J Neurol Sci 260:288-92. 2007
    ..The increased intracranial pressure associated with lumbar spinal cord abscess most likely results from a markedly elevated cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) protein or the disruption of CSF flow in the spinal cul-de-sac...
  29. doi request reprint Mydriatic pupil in giant cell arteritis
    Sashank Prasad
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, United States
    J Neurol Sci 284:196-7. 2009
    ..Repeated episodes of pupil dilation in this patient suggested ongoing microvascular insufficiency...
  30. ncbi request reprint Transcervical thymectomy for myasthenia gravis achieves results comparable to thymectomy by sternotomy
    Joseph B Shrager
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:320-6; discussion 326-7. 2002
    ..Furthermore, preoperative prognostic factors have not been clearly defined...
  31. ncbi request reprint The "double panda sign" in Wilson's disease
    Dina A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 61:969. 2003
  32. doi request reprint Pediatric optic neuritis: brain MRI abnormalities and risk of multiple sclerosis
    G R Bonhomme
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 72:881-5. 2009
    ..However, the rate of conversion to MS after optic neuritis in children based upon brain MRI findings is unknown...
  33. ncbi request reprint Validation and test characteristics of a 10-item neuro-ophthalmic supplement to the NEI-VFQ-25
    Brian A Raphael
    Department of Neurology, Division of Neuro ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:1026-35. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Current neuro-ophthalmic therapies
    T Z Movsas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Neurol Clin 19:145-72, vii. 2001
    ..This article focuses on current therapies for these neuro-ophthalmic disorders. Potential differences in approach to pediatric versus adult patients are emphasized...
  35. ncbi request reprint The neuro-ophthalmologic examination (including coma)
    G T Liu
    Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Division of Neuro-ophthalmology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 14:23-39, vii. 2001
    ..The neuro-ophthalmological examination in comatose patients is also reviewed. Neuro-ophthalmic techniques are paramount in the assessment of comatose patients, especially with regard to brainstem localization and diagnosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint The Heidenhain variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: clinical, pathologic, and neuroimaging findings
    D A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 21:99-102. 2001
    ..Diffusion-weighted and FLAIR MRI may demonstrate early cortical abnormalities in patients with CJD. The CSF assay for the 14-3-3 protein may be normal, even in pathologically confirmed cases...
  37. doi request reprint Vision related quality of life in multiple sclerosis: correlation with new measures of low and high contrast letter acuity
    E M Mowry
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:767-72. 2009
    ..To examine the relation between low contrast letter acuity, a new visual function test for multiple sclerosis (MS) trials, and vision targeted health related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute demyelinating optic neuritis
    Laura J Balcer
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 17:4-10. 2002
    ..Oral prednisone alone, without prior treatment with IV methylprednisolone, may increase the risk for recurrent optic neuritis and should be avoided...
  39. ncbi request reprint Caught by a masquerade: sclerosing orbital inflammation
    Jennifer E Thorne
    The Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 47:50-4. 2002
    ..Eventually, pathologic examination of whole sections through the optic nerve was required to establish and confirm the actual diagnosis of sclerosing orbital inflammation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Self-reported visual dysfunction in multiple sclerosis: new data from the VFQ-25 and development of an MS-specific vision questionnaire
    Siu Ling Ma
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:686-92. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Predictors of future publication record and academic rank in a cohort of neurology residents
    E Ray Dorsey
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 67:1335-7. 2006
    ..01) and during (p < 0.001) residency was associated with higher post-residency publication rates. Publication differences between women and men (1.5 vs 2.4 publications/year; p = 0.03) warrant further investigation...
  42. doi request reprint Functional visual loss in idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Joshua J Ney
    Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 51 North 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:1808-1813.e1. 2009
    ..To identify and describe patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) with concurrent functional visual loss (FVL)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration: Yo-expressing tumor revealed after a 5-year follow-up with FDG-PET
    Rose Marie Mathew
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    J Neurol Sci 250:153-5. 2006
    ..An overwhelming majority of anti-Yo positive patients eventually develop a detectable malignancy, which argues in favor of a poorly effective or non-sustained anti-tumor immune response...
  44. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and the visual system
    Dina A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3 West Gates Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 17:265-73, v. 2004
    ..This article reviews the neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations of MS and the management issues that arise in early MS...
  45. pmc Longitudinal study of vision and retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in multiple sclerosis
    Lauren S Talman
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Neurol 67:749-60. 2010
    ..We determined how longitudinal changes in RNFL thickness relate to visual loss. We also examined patterns of RNFL thinning over time in MS eyes with and without a prior history of acute optic neuritis (ON)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Susac syndrome with gamma globulin and corticosteroids
    Robert J Fox
    Mellen Center, Department of Neurology, U 10, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Neurol Sci 251:17-22. 2006
    ..Treatment with IVIg and corticosteroids provides a therapeutic option that avoids the toxicities of chemotherapy and suggests the possible importance of pathologic antibodies in the pathogenesis of Susac syndrome...
  47. pmc Treatment-responsive limbic encephalitis identified by neuropil antibodies: MRI and PET correlates
    Beau M Ances
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brain 128:1764-77. 2005
    ....
  48. pmc Supranuclear gaze palsy and opsoclonus after Diazinon poisoning
    T W Liang
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:677-9. 2003
    ..Saccadic control may be mediated in part by acetylcholine. Opsoclonus in the setting of organophosphate intoxication may occur as a result of cholinergic excess which overactivates the fastigial nuclei...
  49. pmc Checkerboard fields in multiple sclerosis
    M A Tamhankar
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:268. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome with skull base involvement
    M L Battineni
    Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:971-3. 2007
    ..We present a case of IPT of the skull base in a patient with HES that suggests that HES may result in an exaggerated immunologic or inflammatory response leading to the formation of IPT...
  51. ncbi request reprint Oculomotor synkinesis following a midbrain stroke
    S R Messe
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Neurology 57:1106-7. 2001
    ..Subsequently, he was observed to have paradoxic elevation of the eyelid on adduction and downgaze. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first demonstration of oculomotor synkinesis after an acquired, ischemic CNS lesion...
  52. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing ischemic stroke from the stroke-like lesions of MELAS using apparent diffusion coefficient mapping
    Stephen J Kolb
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurol Sci 216:11-5. 2003
    ..We conclude that conventional MRI when used with diffusion-weighted MR imaging may be invaluable in detecting mitochondrial-related CNS dysfunction...
  53. ncbi request reprint Relation of visual function to retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in multiple sclerosis
    Jennifer B Fisher
    Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Departments of Neurology, Ophthalmology, and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Scheie Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:324-32. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Unusual neuro-ophthalmologic findings in a patient with anti-Yo-associated cerebellar degeneration
    Adam B Cohen
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurol Sci 225:153-5. 2004
    ..The prominent neuro-ophthalmologic findings suggest brainstem involvement, which may be a novel manifestation of anti-Yo associated paraneoplastic syndrome...
  55. pmc Education research: a new system for reducing patient nonattendance in residents' clinic
    Raymond S Price
    3 E Gates Neurology, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 74:e34-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare nonattendance for clinics scheduled using the new model (termed "rapid access") vs those scheduled using the traditional system...
  56. doi request reprint Macular volume determined by optical coherence tomography as a measure of neuronal loss in multiple sclerosis
    Bryn M Burkholder
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:1366-72. 2009
    ..Inner (area adjacent to the fovea) and outer regions of the macula differ with respect to relative thicknesses of the ganglion cell layer (neurons) vs retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL; axons)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Automated combined kinetic and static perimetry: an alternative to standard perimetry in patients with neuro-ophthalmic disease and glaucoma
    Stacy L Pineles
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:363-9. 2006
    ..To create a fully automated, combined perimetry program consisting of a static examination and a kinetic examination, and to compare the results of this test with standard static and kinetic visual fields (VFs)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in multiple sclerosis: effects of natalizumab
    Richard A Rudick
    Department of Neurology, Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:335-46. 2007
    ..To report the relationship between disease activity and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in relapsing multiple sclerosis, and the impact of natalizumab...
  59. ncbi request reprint Primary central nervous system angiitis, amyloid angiopathy, and Alzheimer's pathology presenting with Balint's syndrome
    Dina A Jacobs
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3 East Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:454-9. 2004
    ..The presence of primary central nervous system angiitis along with amyloid angiopathy and Alzheimer's plaques may not be coincidental. Angiitis may be a foreign body reaction to A4 amyloid deposition...
  60. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and the ophthalmologist
    Ellen M Mowry
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Compr Ophthalmol Update 8:39-49. 2007
    ..A summary presents the appropriate evaluation and management of patients with optic neuritis and other first demyelinating events (also referred to as clinically isolated syndromes)...
  61. doi request reprint Primary diffuse leptomeningeal gliomatosis mimicking a chronic inflammatory meningitis
    Melissa W Ko
    Department of Neurology, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13202, USA
    J Neurol Sci 278:127-31. 2009
    ....
  62. doi request reprint Retinal imaging by laser polarimetry and optical coherence tomography evidence of axonal degeneration in multiple sclerosis
    Maulik S Zaveri
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:924-8. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint The role of unilateral temporal artery biopsy
    Jennifer K Hall
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 51 North 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:543-8; discussion 548. 2003
    ..To examine the role of unilateral temporal artery biopsy (TAB) in suspected giant cell arteritis (GCA)...
  64. ncbi request reprint Is neuromyelitis optica eyeing a distinct path from multiple sclerosis?
    Christopher C Glisson
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:128-9. 2008
  65. ncbi request reprint Natalizumab plus interferon beta-1a for relapsing multiple sclerosis
    Richard A Rudick
    Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:911-23. 2006
    ..Despite interferon beta therapy, many patients have relapses. Natalizumab, an alpha4 integrin antagonist, appeared to be safe and effective alone and when added to interferon beta-1a in preliminary studies...
  66. ncbi request reprint Visual rehabilitation: now you see it; now you don't
    Christopher C Glisson
    Neurology 68:1881-2. 2007
  67. ncbi request reprint Hemolytic anemia presenting as idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    J Paul Taylor
    Neurogenetics Branch, NINDS, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neurology 59:960-1. 2002