M T Wallin

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Gulf War era multiple sclerosis cohort: age and incidence rates by race, sex and service
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centre, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Brain 135:1778-85. 2012
  2. pmc Cognitive changes and quality of life in neurocysticercosis: a longitudinal study
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1493. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in the Faroe Islands. 8. Notifiable diseases
    M T Wallin
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and MS Center of Excellence East, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:102-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Neuropsychologic assessment of a population-based sample of Gulf War veterans
    Mitchell T Wallin
    War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, Veterans Affairs Health Administration, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 22:155-66. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Migration and multiple sclerosis in Alaskan military veterans
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neuroepidemiology Section, Neurology Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and MS Center of Excellence East, NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Neurol 256:1413-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of multiple sclerosis in US veterans. VIII. Long-term survival after onset of multiple sclerosis
    M T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Brain 123:1677-87. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive dysfunction in multiple sclerosis: Assessment, imaging, and risk factors
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:63-72. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and multiple sclerosis: Review of a lethal combination
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:45-62. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Neurological mortality among U.S. veterans of the Persian Gulf War: 13-year follow-up
    Shannon K Barth
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Environmental Epidemiology Service, Washington, District of Columbia 20420, USA
    Am J Ind Med 52:663-70. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Veterans Health Administration multiple sclerosis surveillance registry: The problem of case-finding from administrative databases
    William J Culpepper
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Healthcare Outcomes Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:17-24. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint The Gulf War era multiple sclerosis cohort: age and incidence rates by race, sex and service
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centre, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Brain 135:1778-85. 2012
    ..The low rate for Marines is unexplained. This Gulf War era multiple sclerosis cohort provides a unique resource for further study...
  2. pmc Cognitive changes and quality of life in neurocysticercosis: a longitudinal study
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1493. 2012
    ..We longitudinally assessed the cognitive status and quality of life (QoL) of patients with incident symptomatic NCC cases and matched controls...
  3. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in the Faroe Islands. 8. Notifiable diseases
    M T Wallin
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and MS Center of Excellence East, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:102-9. 2010
    ..To seek evidence for a possible infectious origin of the type 1 epidemic of multiple sclerosis (MS) in the Faroe Islands. This began in 1943 coincident with their British military occupation throughout World War II...
  4. doi request reprint Neuropsychologic assessment of a population-based sample of Gulf War veterans
    Mitchell T Wallin
    War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, Veterans Affairs Health Administration, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 22:155-66. 2009
    ..The objective of this project was to compare neuropsychologic performance and quality of life in a population-based sample of deployed Gulf War (GW) veterans with and without multisymptom complaints...
  5. doi request reprint Migration and multiple sclerosis in Alaskan military veterans
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neuroepidemiology Section, Neurology Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and MS Center of Excellence East, NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Neurol 256:1413-7. 2009
    ..A formal prevalence survey of MS in Alaska is needed to support or refute these findings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of multiple sclerosis in US veterans. VIII. Long-term survival after onset of multiple sclerosis
    M T Wallin
    Neurology Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Brain 123:1677-87. 2000
    ..The lack of difference in male and female relative survival rates suggests that the significant difference in survival between male and female multiple sclerosis cases is, at least in part, a result of sex per se and not the disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive dysfunction in multiple sclerosis: Assessment, imaging, and risk factors
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:63-72. 2006
    ..Additionally, candidate risk factors have been identified that may help predict which patients will develop cognitive dysfunction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and multiple sclerosis: Review of a lethal combination
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:45-62. 2006
    ..This article reviews the unique features, assessment, and treatment of depression in MS. MS care providers should vigilantly assess depression and suicide risk in their patients...
  9. doi request reprint Neurological mortality among U.S. veterans of the Persian Gulf War: 13-year follow-up
    Shannon K Barth
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Environmental Epidemiology Service, Washington, District of Columbia 20420, USA
    Am J Ind Med 52:663-70. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Veterans Health Administration multiple sclerosis surveillance registry: The problem of case-finding from administrative databases
    William J Culpepper
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Healthcare Outcomes Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:17-24. 2006
    ..93, and specificity was 0.90. These findings suggest that the database algorithm reliably eliminated non-MS cases from the initial MSSR population and is a reasonable case-finding method at this intermediate stage of MSSR development...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neurocysticercosis in the United States: review of an important emerging infection
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Neuroepidemiology Section, Neurology Service, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Neurology 63:1559-64. 2004
    ..To review published clinical studies on neurocysticercosis (NCC) in the United States over the past two decades and comment on epidemiologic trends and treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Teleneurology in patients with multiple sclerosis: EDSS ratings derived remotely and from hands-on examination
    Robert L Kane
    VA Medical Center, MS Center of Excellence, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 14:190-4. 2008
    ..Agreement between the remote and local examiners was similar to that reported for different neurological examiners directly assessing the same patient using the EDSS rating system...
  13. ncbi request reprint The war-related illness and injury study centers: a resource for deployment-related health concerns
    Andrew E Lincoln
    War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 50 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Mil Med 171:577-85. 2006
    ..009) and use of rehabilitation therapies (1.6 additional visits, p = 0.018) followed the NRP referral. The small gain in mental function suggests that the NRP may benefit combat veterans with long and complex medical histories...
  14. doi request reprint Prospective memory and the efficacy of a memory strategy in multiple sclerosis
    Katrina S Kardiasmenos
    Department of Psychology, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:746-54. 2008
    ..Implications for providing environmental support to encourage the use of mnemonic strategies are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis in US veterans of the Vietnam era and later military service: race, sex, and geography
    Mitchell T Wallin
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Neurol 55:65-71. 2004
    ..Such marked changes in geography, sex, and race in such a short interval strongly imply a primary environmental factor in the cause or precipitation of this disease...