Benzi M Kluger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The prevalence of fatigue following deep brain stimulation surgery in Parkinson's disease and association with quality of life
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, P O Box 6511, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Parkinsons Dis 2012:769506. 2012
  2. pmc Fatigue and fatigability in neurologic illnesses: proposal for a unified taxonomy
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    Neurology 80:409-16. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Motor evoked potential depression following repetitive central motor initiation
    Benzi M Kluger
    Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver, Mail Stop B185, 12631 East 17th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Exp Brain Res 216:585-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of movement disorders
    Benzi M Kluger
    University of Colorado Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Neurol Clin 27:633-77, v. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Loss of somatosensory-evoked potentials and the timing of perception
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 22:173-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Lessons learned from a large single center cohort of patients referred for DBS management
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:236-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Mood and energy determinants of quality of life in dystonia
    Anne Soeder
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurol 256:996-1001. 2009
  8. pmc Nonmotor manifestations of dystonia: a systematic review
    Daniel J Kuyper
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Mov Disord 26:1206-17. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Quadriceps muscle weakness, activation deficits, and fatigue with Parkinson disease
    Jennifer Stevens-Lapsley
    University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 26:533-41. 2012
  10. pmc Corticospinal and intracortical excitability of the quadriceps in active older and younger healthy adults
    Jennifer E Stevens-Lapsley
    Physical Therapy Program, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:279-84. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc The prevalence of fatigue following deep brain stimulation surgery in Parkinson's disease and association with quality of life
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, P O Box 6511, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Parkinsons Dis 2012:769506. 2012
    ..Fatigue was significantly associated with quality of life, depression, and anxiety. Depression preoperatively was the only predictive factor of fatigue. Fatigue is common following DBS surgery and significantly impacts quality of life...
  2. pmc Fatigue and fatigability in neurologic illnesses: proposal for a unified taxonomy
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    Neurology 80:409-16. 2013
    ..We also provide examples of how to apply and validate the taxonomy and suggest directions for future research...
  3. doi request reprint Motor evoked potential depression following repetitive central motor initiation
    Benzi M Kluger
    Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver, Mail Stop B185, 12631 East 17th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Exp Brain Res 216:585-90. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that central initiation of motor programs may induce a change in MEP amplitude, even in the absence of objective fatigue...
  4. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of movement disorders
    Benzi M Kluger
    University of Colorado Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Neurol Clin 27:633-77, v. 2009
    ..Summaries of case studies, case series and clinical trials performed using deep brain stimulation are provided for Parkinson's disease, dystonia, essential tremor and other movement disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Loss of somatosensory-evoked potentials and the timing of perception
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 22:173-9. 2009
    ..To determine if patients with brain lesions who have a unilateral loss of their primary somatosensory-evoked potential (SSEP) have altered temporal perception...
  6. doi request reprint Lessons learned from a large single center cohort of patients referred for DBS management
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:236-9. 2011
    ..We aimed to uncover reasons for referral by analyzing a large single center cohort of DBS patients referred for management...
  7. doi request reprint Mood and energy determinants of quality of life in dystonia
    Anne Soeder
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Neurol 256:996-1001. 2009
    ..Further studies will be needed to determine the effect of treatment on these associations and whether disturbances in energy are related to sleep disturbances or to primary fatigue issues...
  8. pmc Nonmotor manifestations of dystonia: a systematic review
    Daniel J Kuyper
    Department of Neurology, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Mov Disord 26:1206-17. 2011
    ..We will also discuss potential mechanisms and approaches to treatment for nonmotor features of dystonia...
  9. doi request reprint Quadriceps muscle weakness, activation deficits, and fatigue with Parkinson disease
    Jennifer Stevens-Lapsley
    University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 26:533-41. 2012
    ..People with Parkinson disease (PD) typically have complaints of weakness. The mechanisms underlying this deficit have not been well established, although many factors may contribute...
  10. pmc Corticospinal and intracortical excitability of the quadriceps in active older and younger healthy adults
    Jennifer E Stevens-Lapsley
    Physical Therapy Program, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:279-84. 2013
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  11. pmc Teratogenicity of antiepileptic medications
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Semin Neurol 28:328-35. 2008
    ..Management of women with epilepsy should include a discussion of these risks, prophylactic treatment with folic acid, and the minimal use of polypharmacy and valproate needed to maintain optimum seizure control...
  12. ncbi request reprint Disruption of reciprocal coordination by a medial frontal stroke sparing the corpus callosum
    Benzi M Kluger
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 02366, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 20:230-1. 2007
    ..We describe a man with a medial frontal stroke sparing the corpus callosum with a defect in Luria's reciprocal coordination test but otherwise intact motor abilities, including other tests of higher motor function...