John W Miller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The experience of earthquakes by patients with epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Epilepsia 43:317-20. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of epilepsy
    John W Miller
    Miller, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:730-42. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Atypical speech is rare in individuals with normal developmental histories
    J W Miller
    Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 60:1042-4. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in handedness and speech lateralization related to early neurologic insults
    John W Miller
    The Regional Epilepsy Center, Harborview Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 65:1974-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Ictal localization by source analysis of infraslow activity in DC-coupled scalp EEG recordings
    John W Miller
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Neuroimage 35:583-97. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Is it necessary to define the ictal onset zone with EEG prior to performing resective epilepsy surgery?
    John W Miller
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Surgery and University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:178-81. 2011
  7. pmc Mild passive focal cooling prevents epileptic seizures after head injury in rats
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:199-209. 2013
  8. pmc Cortical stimulation mapping and Wada results demonstrate a normal variant of right hemisphere language organization
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epilepsia 53:1790-8. 2012
  9. pmc Progression from frontal-parietal to mesial-temporal epilepsy after fluid percussion injury in the rat
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359915, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Brain 128:174-88. 2005
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of epilepsy self-management needs: provider and patient perspectives
    Erica K Johnson
    Department of Human Services and Rehabilitation, Western Washington University and Health Promotion Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:150-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint The experience of earthquakes by patients with epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Epilepsia 43:317-20. 2002
    ..We sought to understand better the experience of seizures by studying differences in the subjective experience of being in an earthquake between patients with epileptic (EP) and nonepileptic (NES) seizures...
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of epilepsy
    John W Miller
    Miller, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:730-42. 2013
    ..This article outlines indications for neurosurgical treatment of epilepsy, describes the presurgical workup, summarizes surgical approaches, and details expected risks and benefits...
  3. ncbi request reprint Atypical speech is rare in individuals with normal developmental histories
    J W Miller
    Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 60:1042-4. 2003
    ..All 50 patients had left hemispheric speech on IAP. Atypical speech lateralization is rare unless there is also a positive neurologic history...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in handedness and speech lateralization related to early neurologic insults
    John W Miller
    The Regional Epilepsy Center, Harborview Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 65:1974-5. 2005
    ..003) as was left-handedness (26 vs 10, p = 0.004). This could be attributed to greater plasticity or functional symmetry in females...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ictal localization by source analysis of infraslow activity in DC-coupled scalp EEG recordings
    John W Miller
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Neuroimage 35:583-97. 2007
    ..The value of this method is increased by source analysis tools that reveal localized changes more clearly than direct visual inspection...
  6. doi request reprint Is it necessary to define the ictal onset zone with EEG prior to performing resective epilepsy surgery?
    John W Miller
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Surgery and University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:178-81. 2011
    ..To improve outcomes, improvements in both neuroimaging and EEG techniques are needed...
  7. pmc Mild passive focal cooling prevents epileptic seizures after head injury in rats
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:199-209. 2013
    ..We examined the effect of mild passive focal cooling of the perilesional neocortex on the development of neocortical epileptic seizures after head injury in the rat...
  8. pmc Cortical stimulation mapping and Wada results demonstrate a normal variant of right hemisphere language organization
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epilepsia 53:1790-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, these data confirm the Wada test findings of atypical dominance...
  9. pmc Progression from frontal-parietal to mesial-temporal epilepsy after fluid percussion injury in the rat
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359915, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Brain 128:174-88. 2005
    ..These observations establish numerous similarities between FPI-induced and human PTE and further validate it as a clinically relevant model of PTE...
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of epilepsy self-management needs: provider and patient perspectives
    Erica K Johnson
    Department of Human Services and Rehabilitation, Western Washington University and Health Promotion Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 25:150-5. 2012
    ..Implications and explanations are offered as points for consideration in self-management program development...
  11. pmc Functional definition of seizure provides new insight into post-traumatic epileptogenesis
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Washington Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Brain 132:2805-21. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of extratemporal resection in posttraumatic epilepsy
    Shahin Hakimian
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E10. 2012
    ..The authors investigated and characterized the long-term outcome and patient factors associated with outcome in this population...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Comparing noninvasive dense array and intracranial electroencephalography for localization of seizures
    Mark D Holmes
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:354-62. 2010
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  15. pmc Category-specific recognition and naming deficits following resection of a right anterior temporal lobe tumor in a patient with atypical language lateralization
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cortex 45:630-40. 2009
    ..As various object categories appear to have different neuroanatomical representations in the TLs, we discuss the possible benefits of sampling a wider array of objects during cortical stimulation mapping of language...
  16. pmc Category-specific naming and recognition deficits in temporal lobe epilepsy surgical patients
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States UW Regional Epilepsy Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, United States
    Neuropsychologia 46:1242-55. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Determination of language dominance with near-infrared spectroscopy: comparison with the intracarotid amobarbital procedure
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Seizure 13:399-402. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Do nonspecific focal EEG slowing and epileptiform abnormalities favor one hemisphere?
    Michael J Doherty
    Department of Neurology and Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Epilepsia 43:1593-5. 2002
    ..In contrast, other pathophysiologies such as stroke lateralize relatively symmetrically. Study of focal slowing and other EEG abnormalities allows assessment of favoring as well as referral and interpretation bias...
  19. doi request reprint Managing epilepsy well: self-management needs assessment
    Robert T Fraser
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:291-8. 2011
    ..Emotional self-management and cognitive compensatory strategies require special emphasis given the challenges of a large subgroup...
  20. doi request reprint Ictal localization by invasive recording of infraslow activity with DC-coupled amplifiers
    Wonsuk Kim
    School of Medicine, Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 26:135-44. 2009
    ..The high voltage of infraslow activity may explain why infraslow activity localizes seizures better than conventional EEG with scalp recordings...
  21. pmc Haptoglobin phenotype and apolipoprotein E polymorphism: relationship to posttraumatic seizures and neuropsychological functioning after traumatic brain injury
    Gail D Anderson
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Box 357630, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:501-6. 2009
    ..In contrast to our hypothesis, those with haptoglobin 1-1 (high-affinity binder of hemoglobin) scored somewhat worse on Verbal IQ and Tapping D at 1 and 12 months after injury...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment is not equal in patients with epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Daniel L Drane
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Epilepsia 47:1879-86. 2006
    ..We reexamined neurocognitive function in patients with ESs and PNES by using symptom validity testing to control for variability in effort...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes from the PEARLS randomized trial for the treatment of depression in patients with epilepsy
    Naomi Chaytor
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:545-9. 2011
    ..The PEARLS program significantly reduces depressive symptoms in adults with epilepsy, and this effect is maintained for 18 months after baseline and for more than 1 year after completion of home visits...
  24. ncbi request reprint Real-time functional brain mapping using electrocorticography
    Kai J Miller
    University of Washington, Department of Physics, Box 351560, Seattle, WA 98195 1560, USA
    Neuroimage 37:504-7. 2007
    ..We propose that this high-frequency component of the electrocorticogram provides a generic, reliable, clinically useful correlate of local cortical function...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does glucocorticoid administration prevent late seizures after head injury?
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Neurology and Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    Epilepsia 45:690-4. 2004
    ..Preventing posttraumatic epilepsy has been a difficult challenge. In this study we evaluated the association between glucocorticoid administration after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and posttraumatic seizures...
  26. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting outcome of surgery for intractable epilepsy with pathologically verified mesial temporal sclerosis
    Steven G Hardy
    Department of Neurology, Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Epilepsia 44:565-8. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Vagal nerve stimulation induces intermittent hypocapnia
    Mark D Holmes
    Department of Neurology, Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, U S A
    Epilepsia 44:1588-91. 2003
    ..To study whether respiratory alteration caused by vagal nerve stimulation (VNS) can change end-tidal carbon dioxide (EtCO2) levels...
  28. pmc Progressive dendritic HCN channelopathy during epileptogenesis in the rat pilocarpine model of epilepsy
    Sangwook Jung
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:13012-21. 2007
    ..This early and progressive downregulation of dendritic HCN channel function increases neuronal excitability and may be associated with both the process of epileptogenesis and maintenance of the epileptic state...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of out-of-hospital status epilepticus with diazepam rectal gel
    Brian J Fitzgerald
    Department of Neurology and the Regional Epilepsy Center, Fircrest and School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle 98155, USA
    Seizure 12:52-5. 2003
    ..Diazepam rectal gel was given more quickly and reliably, reducing total seizure time, potential neuronal injury and other complications. A treatment protocol for treating status epilepticus with diazepam rectal gel is given...
  30. ncbi request reprint SPR imaging-based salivary diagnostics system for the detection of small molecule analytes
    Elain Fu
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1098:335-44. 2007
    ..The multicomponent system includes a hand-portable surface plasmon resonance (SPR) imaging instrument and a disposable microfluidic assay card...
  31. ncbi request reprint Is the left cerebral hemisphere more prone to epileptogenesis than the right?
    M D Holmes
    EEG and Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratory, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359722, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Epileptic Disord 3:137-41. 2001
    ..To determine if there is evidence that the left cerebral hemisphere is more prone to epileptogenesis than the right hemisphere...
  32. ncbi request reprint Age at focal epilepsy onset varies by sex and hemispheric lateralization
    M J Doherty
    Regional Epilepsy Center and Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Neurology 60:1473-7. 2003
    ..This may be due to sex-influenced asymmetric brain maturation. To clarify this relationship, the authors analyzed age at epilepsy onset by sex and by lateralization of epileptiform activity...
  33. ncbi request reprint The absence of interictal spikes with documented seizures suggests extratemporal epilepsy
    O Stuve
    Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, U S A
    Epilepsia 42:778-81. 2001
    ..To determine the demographic and clinical characteristics of patients who have documented epileptic seizures on long-term video-EEG monitoring who do not have interictal spikes...
  34. ncbi request reprint When might hemispheric favouring of epileptiform discharges begin?
    M J Doherty
    Department of Neurology, Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Seizure 12:595-8. 2003
    ..EEG studies based on adult populations report interictal epileptiform discharges (EDS) favour the left hemisphere. It is not clear when favouring becomes apparent as similar paediatric studies have not been performed...
  35. pmc Sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with depression in epilepsy
    Alexander W Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:655-60. 2009
    ..Adjusted for all other variables, subjects with epilepsy reporting lamotrigine use were significantly less likely to be depressed (OR=0.4, 95% CI: 0.2-0.8) compared with those not reporting lamotrigine use...
  36. ncbi request reprint Rufinamide: a new anti-epileptic medication
    Shahin Hakimian
    University of Washington, Regional Epilepsy Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 8:1931-40. 2007
    ..Rufinamide has shown promise as adjunctive treatment for Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and may have some role in localization related epilepsies as well...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ictal head version in generalized epilepsy
    Peter S Chin
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Neurology 63:370-2. 2004
    ..Five patients (25%) demonstrated forced head version, including two with turning to the right and left on consecutive seizures. Forced head turning can occur in generalized epilepsy and may not necessarily indicate focal seizure origin...
  38. pmc Post-traumatic epilepsy following fluid percussion injury in the rat
    RAIMONDO D'AMBROSIO
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington, School of Merdicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359914, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Brain 127:304-14. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Spectral changes in cortical surface potentials during motor movement
    Kai J Miller
    Department of Physics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Neurosci 27:2424-32. 2007
    ..Sensorimotor representation was found to be somatotopic, localized in stereotactic space to rolandic cortex, and typically followed the classic homunculus with limited extrarolandic representation...
  40. doi request reprint Do atmospheric pressure changes influence seizure occurrence in the epilepsy monitoring unit?
    M J Doherty
    Swedish Epilepsy Center, 550 17th Avenue, Suite 540, Seattle, WA 98122, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:80-1. 2009
    ..We could find no evidence to suggest atmospheric pressure changes made seizure occurrence more likely in any of the seizure groups across any of the time periods...
  41. ncbi request reprint Very slow EEG responses lateralize temporal lobe seizures: an evaluation of non-invasive DC-EEG
    S Vanhatalo
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Neurology 60:1098-104. 2003
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  42. ncbi request reprint Topography and elimination of slow EEG responses related to tongue movements
    S Vanhatalo
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Departments of Neurology and Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neuroimage 20:1419-23. 2003
    ..The topography and small amplitude of TMPs make their off-line rejection difficult, while an isolation method of the kind used here may substantially diminish TMP artifacts in studies on slow cognitive potentials...
  43. ncbi request reprint Rufinamide: Pharmacology, clinical trials, and role in clinical practice
    A Cheng-Hakimian
    Department of Neurology, Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1497-501. 2006
    ..Efficacy against partial onset seizures in children has been suggested in an open-label trial. Should rufinamide become commercially available, reserving the drug as a second- or third-line agent should be considered...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal sclerosis
    John W Miller
    Epilepsia 45:1005; author reply 1005. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Position statement on the coverage of anticonvulsant drugs for the treatment of epilepsy: what's the problem with generic antiepileptic drugs? A call to action
    John W Miller
    Neurology 69:1806-8. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint The meaning of interictal spikes in temporal lobe epilepsy: should we count them?
    John W Miller
    Neurology 71:392-3. 2008