Rimas V Lukas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neurological clinical management reasoning in medical students
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2030, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:919-22. 2014
  2. pmc Targeted therapy in the treatment of malignant gliomas
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology
    Onco Targets Ther 2:115-33. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Teaching Video NeuroImages: myokymia and nerve hyperexcitability as components of Morvan syndrome due to malignant thymoma
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:e55. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Update in the treatment of high-grade Gliomas
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neurol Clin 31:847-67. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Etoposide and temozolomide in combination for the treatment of progressive small-cell lung cancer central nervous system metastases: two cases
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Tumori 99:e73-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Bevacizumab for glioblastoma multiforme after traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1310-1. 2012
  7. pmc Student assessment by objective structured examination in a neurology clerkship
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 79:681-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Emerging therapies for malignant glioma
    Rimas V Lukas
    University of Chicago, Department of Neurology, MC 2030, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:S29-36. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Ocular melanoma metastasis to the cervical spine
    Sophia F Shakur
    Section of Neurosurgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:610-1. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor - mediated signal transduction in the development and therapy of gliomas
    M Kelly Nicholas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 12:7261-70. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neurological clinical management reasoning in medical students
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2030, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:919-22. 2014
    ..We demonstrate empirical evidence of deficits in a specific component of clinical reasoning in medical students at the completion of a neurology clerkship. ..
  2. pmc Targeted therapy in the treatment of malignant gliomas
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology
    Onco Targets Ther 2:115-33. 2009
    ..Interdependence between these varied pathways, both in maintaining health and in causing disease, is clear. Thus, attempts to easily classify some targeted therapies are problematic...
  3. doi request reprint Teaching Video NeuroImages: myokymia and nerve hyperexcitability as components of Morvan syndrome due to malignant thymoma
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:e55. 2013
    ..A substantial proportion of Morvan syndrome cases are paraneoplastic, the majority of which are due to thymomas.(1)...
  4. doi request reprint Update in the treatment of high-grade Gliomas
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neurol Clin 31:847-67. 2013
    ..Currently, a combined modality approach involving surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy is most often used in the treatment of high-grade gliomas. The authors review recent advances in the treatment of these primary brain tumors. ..
  5. doi request reprint Etoposide and temozolomide in combination for the treatment of progressive small-cell lung cancer central nervous system metastases: two cases
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Tumori 99:e73-6. 2013
    ..Progression of central nervous system (CNS) metastases from small cell lung cancer (SCLC) after radiation therapy is associated with a poor prognosis...
  6. doi request reprint Bevacizumab for glioblastoma multiforme after traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1310-1. 2012
    ..Bevacizumab was resumed five weeks after the SAH without recurrence of bleeding or vasoconstriction. To our knowledge this is the first report of resumption of bevacizumab after SAH...
  7. pmc Student assessment by objective structured examination in a neurology clerkship
    Rimas V Lukas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 79:681-5. 2012
    ..We evaluated the reliability and predictive ability of an objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) in the assessment of medical students at the completion of a neurology clerkship...
  8. doi request reprint Emerging therapies for malignant glioma
    Rimas V Lukas
    University of Chicago, Department of Neurology, MC 2030, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 7:S29-36. 2007
    ..Inhibitors of angiogenesis will also be discussed. Some 'targeted' therapies are less specific than others, working on more than one pathway or receptor, thus complex interactions are possible...
  9. doi request reprint Ocular melanoma metastasis to the cervical spine
    Sophia F Shakur
    Section of Neurosurgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 19:610-1. 2012
    ..We also review the literature on melanoma spine metastasis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor - mediated signal transduction in the development and therapy of gliomas
    M Kelly Nicholas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 12:7261-70. 2006
    ..We will also consider the ways in which specific EGFR alterations common to glioma reflect outcomes following treatment with targeted therapies, all with an eye towards applying this understanding to improved patient outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Molecular heterogeneity in glioblastoma: therapeutic opportunities and challenges
    M Kelly Nicholas
    Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Oncol 38:243-53. 2011
    ..In this review, we discuss recent attempts to exploit new molecular insights, consider the reasons for slow progress in developing better treatments, and examine future therapeutic options...
  12. doi request reprint Spontaneous radiographic resolution and subsequent redemonstration of an untreated glioblastoma
    Ippei Takagi
    Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:24-9. 2011
    ..Repeat MR imaging performed 2 weeks later as a result of increased seizure frequency redemonstrated contrast enhancement. The patient then underwent a craniotomy, and final histopathology was consistent with glioblastoma...
  13. doi request reprint Update on diagnostic practice: tumors of the nervous system
    Peter Pytel
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1062-77. 2009
    ..Beyond this classification, the practice of diagnostic pathology is also changing with the availability of new tests and the introduction of new treatment options...
  14. doi request reprint Education Research: Case logs in the assessment of medical students in the neurology outpatient clinic
    Dara V Albert
    From the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Neurology D V A, and Department of Neurology J R B, C A, R V L, University of Chicago, IL
    Neurology 82:e138-41. 2014
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