Doris D Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Subthalamic local field potentials in Parkinson's disease and isolated dystonia: An evaluation of potential biomarkers
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Dis 89:213-22. 2016
  2. pmc Defining the role of GABA in cortical development
    Doris D Wang
    Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Physiol 587:1873-9. 2009
  3. pmc Blocking early GABA depolarization with bumetanide results in permanent alterations in cortical circuits and sensorimotor gating deficits
    Doris D Wang
    Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    Cereb Cortex 21:574-87. 2011
  4. doi Seizure outcomes after temporal lobectomy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:134-41. 2013
  5. doi Rates and predictors of long-term seizure freedom after frontal lobe epilepsy surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:1042-8. 2012
  6. doi Transmantle sign in focal cortical dysplasia: a unique radiological entity with excellent prognosis for seizure control
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M779, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:337-44. 2013
  7. doi Surgical management of medically refractory epilepsy in patients with polymicrogyria
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, U S A
    Epilepsia 57:151-61. 2016
  8. doi Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation in posttraumatic versus nontraumatic epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:970-7. 2012
  9. pmc GABA regulates excitatory synapse formation in the neocortex via NMDA receptor activation
    Doris D Wang
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosci 28:5547-58. 2008
  10. doi Trends in surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia in the United States of America from 1988 to 2008
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1538-45. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi Subthalamic local field potentials in Parkinson's disease and isolated dystonia: An evaluation of potential biomarkers
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Dis 89:213-22. 2016
    ..This casts doubt on the utility of these metrics as disease-specific diagnostic biomarkers. ..
  2. pmc Defining the role of GABA in cortical development
    Doris D Wang
    Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Physiol 587:1873-9. 2009
    ..Here, we present recent evidence supporting the multiple functions of GABA during embryonic development and adult neurogenesis, from regulating progenitor proliferation to influencing the migration and maturation of newborn neurons...
  3. pmc Blocking early GABA depolarization with bumetanide results in permanent alterations in cortical circuits and sensorimotor gating deficits
    Doris D Wang
    Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    Cereb Cortex 21:574-87. 2011
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  4. doi Seizure outcomes after temporal lobectomy in pediatric patients
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 12:134-41. 2013
    ..Pediatric patients with medically refractory TLE should be referred to a comprehensive pediatric epilepsy center for surgical evaluation. ..
  5. doi Rates and predictors of long-term seizure freedom after frontal lobe epilepsy surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 116:1042-8. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Transmantle sign in focal cortical dysplasia: a unique radiological entity with excellent prognosis for seizure control
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M779, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:337-44. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize seizure control outcomes and prognostic significance of the transmantle sign in FCD epilepsy...
  7. doi Surgical management of medically refractory epilepsy in patients with polymicrogyria
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, U S A
    Epilepsia 57:151-61. 2016
    ..We characterize a cohort of patient with polymicrogyria who underwent epilepsy surgery and document seizure outcomes...
  8. doi Efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation in posttraumatic versus nontraumatic epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:970-7. 2012
    ..The role of VNS in PTE has been poorly studied. The aim of this study was to determine whether patients with PTE attain more favorable seizure outcomes than individuals with nontraumatic epilepsy etiologies...
  9. pmc GABA regulates excitatory synapse formation in the neocortex via NMDA receptor activation
    Doris D Wang
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosci 28:5547-58. 2008
    ..Our study identifies an essential role for GABA in the synaptic integration of newborn cortical neurons and suggests an activity-dependent mechanism for achieving the balance between excitation and inhibition in the developing cortex...
  10. doi Trends in surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia in the United States of America from 1988 to 2008
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1538-45. 2013
    ..Mortality rates for MVD (0.22%), rhizotomy (0.42%), and SRS (0.12%) were low. The clinical practices for surgical treatment of TN have evolved over time with the rise of MVD and dwindling of rhizotomy procedures. ..
  11. doi Relationship between hospital surgical volume, lobectomy rates, and adverse perioperative events at US epilepsy centers
    Dario J Englot
    UCSF Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:169-74. 2013
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  12. doi The sensitivity and significance of lateralized interictal slow activity on magnetoencephalography in focal epilepsy
    Dario J Englot
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 121:21-8. 2016
    ..Also, no prior investigations have compared the sensitivity of MEG to scalp EEG in detecting slow rhythms...
  13. doi Corpus callosotomy versus vagus nerve stimulation for atonic seizures and drop attacks: A systematic review
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of CA, San Francisco, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 51:13-7. 2015
    ..Existing studies suggest that CC is potentially more effective than VNS in reducing seizure frequency, though a direct study comparing these techniques is required before a definitive conclusion can be reached. ..
  14. doi National trends and complication rates for invasive extraoperative electrocorticography in the USA
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:823-7. 2015
    ..We therefore must further examine the indications and efficacy of ECoG, and more work must be done to understand if and why ECoG is preferentially performed in select socioeconomic groups...
  15. pmc Minocycline- and tetracycline-class antibiotics are protective against partial seizures in vivo
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:314-8. 2012
    ..Tetracycline-class antibiotics minocycline, doxycycline and tetracycline have been shown to have anti-apoptotic and anti-inflammatory effects...
  16. doi Predictors of seizure freedom after surgery for malformations of cortical development
    Edward F Chang
    Northern California Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:151-62. 2011
    ..Our aim was to examine a surgical series of patients with cortical malformations to determine the prognostic factors associated with long-term seizure control...
  17. doi Fast dynamic imaging technique to identify obstructive lesions in the CSF space: report of 2 cases
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco and
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 15:519-23. 2015
    ..Balanced SSFP cine sequences can supplement conventional MR modalities to identify these otherwise poorly visualized lesions responsible for presumed communicating hydrocephalus or idiopathic syringomyelia...
  18. doi Comparison of seizure control outcomes and the safety of vagus nerve, thalamic deep brain, and responsive neurostimulation: evidence from randomized controlled trials
    John D Rolston
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 32:E14. 2012
    ..The authors review published results from these pivotal trials and highlight important differences between the trials and devices and their application in clinical use...
  19. doi Pain experience using conventional versus angled anterior posts during stereotactic head frame placement for radiosurgery
    Doris D Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 779, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 21:1538-42. 2014
    ..Stereotactic frame placement is not perceived to be a painful procedure. This information may be useful when counseling patients about the pain experience with frame application and the option of using angled anterior posts. ..
  20. doi Homotopic organization of essential language sites in right and bilateral cerebral hemispheric dominance
    Edward F Chang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:893-902. 2011
    ..Language dominance in the right hemisphere is rare. Therefore, the organization of essential language sites in the dominant right hemisphere is unclear, especially compared with cases involving the more prevalent left dominant hemisphere...
  21. ncbi Gap junction adhesion is necessary for radial migration in the neocortex
    Laura A B Elias
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Nature 448:901-7. 2007
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