David W Loring

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Verbal IQ/Performance IQ discrepancy as a sign of seizure focus laterality in pediatric patients with epilepsy
    Lynn B Blackburn
    St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 10:84-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Determinants of quality of life in epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:976-80. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of the epilepsy foundation concerns index
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:348-52. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and behavioral effects of antiepilepsy drugs
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:413-25. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Victoria Symptom Validity Test performance in a heterogenous clinical sample
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2610 0236, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:522-31. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint "Psychometric intelligence" is not equivalent to "crystallized intelligence," nor is it insensitive to presence of brain damage: a reply to Russell
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology and Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0236, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:524-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of the Halstead and Wechsler Test Batteries to brain damage: Evidence from Reitan's original validation sample
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Center for Neuropsychological Studies, McKnight Brian Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:221-9. 2006
  8. 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
  9. pmc Relationship of child IQ to parental IQ and education in children with fetal antiepileptic drug exposure
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 21:147-52. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Acute lorazepam effects on neurocognitive performance
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:329-33. 2012

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint The Verbal IQ/Performance IQ discrepancy as a sign of seizure focus laterality in pediatric patients with epilepsy
    Lynn B Blackburn
    St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 10:84-8. 2007
    ..Results suggest that the presence of a large discrepancy is not effective, by itself, in lateralizing seizure foci, but may contribute to refining predictions of surgical outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Determinants of quality of life in epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:976-80. 2004
    ..Although quality of life has multiple determinants, symptoms of depression and seizure worry are the most important factors affecting QOL in patients with intractable epilepsy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of the epilepsy foundation concerns index
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 6:348-52. 2005
    ..We conclude that the Epilepsy Foundation Concerns Index is multidimensional, and using a global score based on all items may mask specific concerns that may be relevant when applied to individual patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and behavioral effects of antiepilepsy drugs
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:413-25. 2007
    ..The present article serves to provide an overview of our current understanding regarding the risks of antiepilepsy drug use for both cognitive and behavioral side effects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Victoria Symptom Validity Test performance in a heterogenous clinical sample
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2610 0236, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:522-31. 2007
    ..These data suggest that intentional response distortion in patients referred for non-forensic neuropsychological evaluation is rare. Performances by specific diagnosis using different classification criteria are also presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint "Psychometric intelligence" is not equivalent to "crystallized intelligence," nor is it insensitive to presence of brain damage: a reply to Russell
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology and Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0236, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:524-8. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of the Halstead and Wechsler Test Batteries to brain damage: Evidence from Reitan's original validation sample
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Center for Neuropsychological Studies, McKnight Brian Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:221-9. 2006
    ..6). We suggest that differences in the statistical properties of each battery (e.g., raw scores vs. standardized scores) likely contribute to classification characteristics including test sensitivity and specificity...
  8. 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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  9. pmc Relationship of child IQ to parental IQ and education in children with fetal antiepileptic drug exposure
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 21:147-52. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Acute lorazepam effects on neurocognitive performance
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:329-33. 2012
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  11. pmc Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Bldg, 101 Woodruff Cir, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1597-605. 2009
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  12. pmc Foetal antiepileptic drug exposure and verbal versus non-verbal abilities at three years of age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Brain 134:396-404. 2011
    ..Additional research is needed to confirm these findings, extend the study to other drugs, define the risks associated with drug treatment for seizures in the neonates, and understand the underlying mechanisms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prediction of verbal memory decline after epilepsy surgery in children: effectiveness of Wada memory asymmetries
    Gregory P Lee
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 3275, USA
    Epilepsia 46:97-103. 2005
    ..It is unknown, however, whether these Wada memory asymmetries apply to children who undergo focal cortical resection or to epilepsy surgery patients who undergo resection outside the temporal lobes...
  14. doi request reprint Classification accuracy and predictive ability of the medical symptom validity test's dementia profile and general memory impairment profile
    Laura L S Howe
    Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 23:329-42. 2009
    ..When only considering patients who failed symptom validity indices, sensitivity of the Dementia Profile was 85%. Classification accuracy statistics are also provided for the Genuine Memory Impairment Profile...
  15. ncbi request reprint Structural versus functional prediction of memory change following anterior temporal lobectomy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Building D, Suite 207, 4000 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 22057, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:264-8. 2004
    ..In the present case, behavioral measures were superior to structural measures in predicting cognitive change following surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Subjective preference for lamotrigine or topiramate in healthy volunteers: relationship to cognitive and behavioral functioning
    Mary Ann Werz
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 8:181-91. 2006
    ..Additionally, drug preference was related to effects of lamotrigine and topiramate on objective neuropsychological tests as well as self-perception on behavioral instruments...
  17. doi request reprint Lorazepam effects on Word Memory Test performance: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 25:799-811. 2011
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  18. pmc Famous face identification in temporal lobe epilepsy: support for a multimodal integration model of semantic memory
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cortex 49:1648-67. 2013
    ..These findings challenge several assumptions underlying amodal models of semantic memory, and provide support for the integrated multimodal theories of semantic memory and a distributed representation of concepts...
  19. ncbi request reprint Victoria symptom validity test performance in non-litigating epilepsy surgery candidates
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:610-7. 2005
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  20. doi request reprint Usefulness of verbal selective reminding in distinguishing frontal lobe memory disorders in epilepsy
    Benjamin L Johnson-Markve
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 22:313-7. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of Wada Memory Asymmetries: sensitivity, specificity, and likelihood ratio characterization
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychology 23:687-93. 2009
    ..9%) obtained a difference score of -8. Multiple level LRs indicate impressive diagnostic sensitivity for certain WMA ranges, greatly increasing the probability of undergoing either left or right TL surgery depending on WMA magnitude...
  22. pmc Testing the limits: cautions and concerns regarding the new Wechsler IQ and Memory scales
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neurology 74:685-90. 2010
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  23. doi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of brivaracetam, levetiracetam, and lorazepam
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Epilepsia 52:264-72. 2011
    ..Although BRV is an analog of levetiracetam (LEV), in addition to being an SV2A ligand, it also inhibits sodium channels in a voltage-dependent manner. The cognitive effects of BRV are uncertain...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cognitive side effects of antiepileptic drugs in children
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Neurology 62:872-7. 2004
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  25. doi request reprint Neuropsychological advocacy and epilepsy
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:417-28. 2010
    ..We also include a seizure action plan, which is designed to be both an educational tool for individuals with limited epilepsy knowledge, and a way to minimize stigma associated with an event should a seizure occur during school or work...
  26. pmc Structured cueing on a semantic fluency task differentiates patients with temporal versus frontal lobe seizure onset
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:339-44. 2006
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  27. doi request reprint Auditory responsive naming versus visual confrontation naming in dementia
    Kimberly M Miller
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:103-18. 2010
    ..We believe that this reflects more widespread topographical distribution of auditory naming sites within the temporal lobe, but may also reflect the contributions of working memory and cognitive flexibility to performance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lateralized changes in autonomic arousal during emotional processing in patients with unilateral temporal lobe seizure onset
    Gregory P Lee
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Allied Health, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Neurosci 112:743-57. 2002
    ..Dysfunction of left mesial temporal lobe structures may result in autonomic hyperarousal and a release of the unrestrained negative emotional tendencies of the right hemisphere...
  29. pmc Disparities in NIH funding for epilepsy research
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neurology 77:1305-7. 2011
    ..The disparity cannot be explained by differences in the overall impact of these diseases on US citizens. Greater transparency in the review and funding process is needed to disclose the reason for this disparity...
  30. pmc Antiepileptic drug use in women of childbearing age
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 6000, Mail Stop 1930 001 1AN, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 15:339-43. 2009
    ..Except for the top two AED monotherapies, there were marked differences in other monotherapies and in polytherapies between U.S. and UK centers. Future investigations are needed to examine reasons for drug choice...
  31. ncbi request reprint Neural substrates of emotion as revealed by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Gregory P Lee
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 3275, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 17:9-17. 2004
    ..To examine the brain circuitry involved in emotional experience and determine whether the cerebral hemispheres are specialized for positive and negative emotional experience...
  32. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the Medical Symptom Validity Test in evaluation of clinically referred memory disorders clinic patients
    Laura L S Howe
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:753-61. 2007
    ..3%. Combining all groups our base rate of invalid responding was 4.8%. Specific performances are presented...
  33. ncbi request reprint Role of cerebral lateralization in control of immune processes in humans
    Kimford J Meador
    Department of Neurology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Ann Neurol 55:840-4. 2004
    ..The findings demonstrate a differential role of the left and right cerebral hemispheres on immune functions in humans...
  34. pmc Mapping anterior temporal lobe language areas with fMRI: a multicenter normative study
    Jeffrey R Binder
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuroimage 54:1465-75. 2011
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  35. pmc Common data elements in epilepsy research: development and implementation of the NINDS epilepsy CDE project
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epilepsia 52:1186-91. 2011
    ..This article describes the NINDS CDE Initiative, the process used in developing Epilepsy CDEs, and the benefits of CDEs for the clinical investigator and NINDS...
  36. pmc History of neuropsychology through epilepsy eyes
    David W Loring
    Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:259-73. 2010
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  37. 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...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prediction of seizure-onset laterality by using Wada memory asymmetries in pediatric epilepsy surgery candidates
    Gregory P Lee
    Departments of Occupational Therapy and Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 0700, USA
    Epilepsia 43:1049-55. 2002
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  39. ncbi request reprint Rey Complex Figure: figural and spatial memory before and after temporal lobectomy for intractable epilepsy
    Anthony C Kneebone
    Department of Clinical Psychology and School of Medicine, Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:664-71. 2007
    ..We concluded that RCF recall is a poor marker of right temporal lobe function and suggest it may be a "surrogate" measure of left temporal lobe function possibly due to the verbalizability of many of its components...
  40. ncbi request reprint Wada memory performance predicts seizure outcome after epilepsy surgery in children
    Gregory P Lee
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, U S A
    Epilepsia 44:936-43. 2003
    ..Wada memory asymmetries were examined in children from four comprehensive epilepsy surgery centers who subsequently underwent epilepsy surgery to determine whether Wada memory performance could predict degree of seizure relief in children...
  41. doi request reprint Improving neuropsychological outcomes of epilepsy surgery
    Bruce P Hermann
    Epilepsy Behav 13:5-6. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint The Wada test for language and memory lateralization
    Kimford J Meador
    Neurology 65:659. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the WMS-III in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy
    Nancy J Wilde
    Department of Psychology, University of Victoria, Victoria, P O Box 3050 STN CSC, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3P5, Canada
    Psychol Assess 15:56-63. 2003
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