B Dan

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Country: Belgium

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  1. ncbi From electrophysiology to chromatin: a bottom-up approach to Angelman syndrome
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, 15 Avenue J J Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1030:599-611. 2004
  2. doi Angelman syndrome: current understanding and research prospects
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Epilepsia 50:2331-9. 2009
  3. pmc Behavior and neuropsychiatric manifestations in Angelman syndrome
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Université Libre de Bruxelles ULB Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:577-84. 2008
  4. pmc Pure phase-locking of beta/gamma oscillation contributes to the N30 frontal component of somatosensory evoked potentials
    Guy Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, CP 168, 50 Av F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Neurosci 8:75. 2007
  5. ncbi A neurophysiological perspective on sleep and its maturation
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:773-9. 2006
  6. ncbi Stimulus-sensitive burst-spiking in burst-suppression in children: implications for management of refractory status epilepticus
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, Belgium
    Epileptic Disord 8:143-50. 2006
  7. ncbi Distinct multi-joint control strategies in spastic diplegia associated with prematurity or Angelman syndrome
    B Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1618-25. 2001
  8. ncbi Titus's tinnitus
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Hist Neurosci 14:210-3. 2005
  9. ncbi Idiopathic infantile asymmetry and infantile hemiplegia
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Early Hum Dev 81:571-2. 2005
  10. ncbi Postural rhythmic muscle bursting activity in Angelman syndrome
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 26:389-93. 2004

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  1. ncbi From electrophysiology to chromatin: a bottom-up approach to Angelman syndrome
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, 15 Avenue J J Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1030:599-611. 2004
    ..The oscillatory patterns may be linked to molecular pathophysiology of the syndrome involving dysregulation of synaptic neurotransmission through UBE3A-related modulation of functional GABAA receptor complexes...
  2. doi Angelman syndrome: current understanding and research prospects
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Epilepsia 50:2331-9. 2009
    ..There is also a need for further clinical research for improving management of problems such as epilepsy, behavior, communication, learning, motor impairment, and sleep disturbances...
  3. pmc Behavior and neuropsychiatric manifestations in Angelman syndrome
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Université Libre de Bruxelles ULB Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:577-84. 2008
    ..Management of problematic behaviors is primarily based on behavioral approaches, though psychoactive medication (eg, neuroleptics or antidepressants) may be required...
  4. pmc Pure phase-locking of beta/gamma oscillation contributes to the N30 frontal component of somatosensory evoked potentials
    Guy Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, CP 168, 50 Av F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Neurosci 8:75. 2007
    ..Power spectrum and intertrial coherence analysis were performed on EEG recordings in relation to median nerve stimulation...
  5. ncbi A neurophysiological perspective on sleep and its maturation
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:773-9. 2006
    ..Assessment approaches taking dynamic characteristics of sleep into account may contribute to the design of better targeted management of sleep-related problems in neurodevelopmental conditions...
  6. ncbi Stimulus-sensitive burst-spiking in burst-suppression in children: implications for management of refractory status epilepticus
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, Belgium
    Epileptic Disord 8:143-50. 2006
    ..Evaluation of ventilated children in status epilepticus should include electroclinical assessment using sensory stimulation. If present, the drug regime should be reviewed and halogenated agents considered...
  7. ncbi Distinct multi-joint control strategies in spastic diplegia associated with prematurity or Angelman syndrome
    B Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1618-25. 2001
    ..The patterns in both pathological groups were therefore distinctive. We speculate that they reflect corticospinal impairment in SDPL and combined corticospinal and cerebellar dysfunction in AS...
  8. ncbi Titus's tinnitus
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Hist Neurosci 14:210-3. 2005
    ..Various sources show varied emphases with common attention for contextual and emotional aspects that have become an important focus in modern management of tinnitus...
  9. ncbi Idiopathic infantile asymmetry and infantile hemiplegia
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Early Hum Dev 81:571-2. 2005
  10. ncbi Postural rhythmic muscle bursting activity in Angelman syndrome
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 26:389-93. 2004
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  11. ncbi Angelman syndrome reviewed from a neurophysiological perspective. The UBE3A-GABRB3 hypothesis
    B Dan
    University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropediatrics 34:169-76. 2003
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  12. ncbi [Angelman syndrome: clinical and genetic model]
    B Dan
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 159:499-510. 2003
    ..Recent advances in molecular biology and animal models of the syndrome provide new data which must be included in our interpretation of Angelman syndrome...
  13. doi Consensus on the appropriate use of intrathecal baclofen (ITB) therapy in paediatric spasticity
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 14:19-28. 2010
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  14. doi Effect of ankle-foot orthoses on gait in typically developing children: Developmental trend in segmental coordination
    Marc Degelaen
    Corresponding author Prof Bernard Dan, Dept of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, 15 Avenue J J Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium Fax 32 2 4772860 E mail Ziekenhuis Inkendaal, Vlezenbeek, Belgium
    J Pediatr Rehabil Med 3:163-70. 2010
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  15. doi Planar covariation of elevation angles in prosthetic gait
    F Leurs
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Gait Posture 35:647-52. 2012
    ..In contrast, plane rotation is very weak or absent for the prosthetic limb. We suggest that these results reveal a centrally commanded compensation strategy...
  16. ncbi Previous anesthesia can temporarily overshadow the expression of a withdrawal syndrome in opiate dependent rats
    E Streel
    CHU Brugmann Université Libre de Bruxelles, Institut de Psychiatrie, Clinique d Alcoologie and Toxicomanies, Brussels, Belgium
    Life Sci 67:2883-7. 2000
    ..This can be explained by a parallel and temporary effect of anesthesia on arousal and pain threshold. This carries important implications on the use of anesthesia in detoxification procedures...
  17. ncbi Sudden infant deaths: stress, arousal and SIDS
    A Kahn
    Pediatric Sleep Unit, University Children s Hospital Reine Fabiola of Brussels, Free University of Brussels, Av JJ Crocq 15, B 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Early Hum Dev 75:S147-66. 2003
    ..It is concluded that in some infants, already immature control mechanisms can be aggravated by environmental factors...
  18. ncbi Alcoholism and emotional reactivity: more heterogeneous film-induced emotional response in newly detoxified alcoholics compared to controls--a preliminary study
    C Kornreich
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Addict Behav 23:413-8. 1998
    ..We hypothesize that alcohol could be used to restore an optimal level of emotional arousal. This homeostatic function of alcohol is yet to be clearly assessed...
  19. ncbi Effect of intrathecal baclofen on gait control in human hereditary spastic paraparesis
    B Dan
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, Free University of Brussels ULB, Brussels, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 280:175-8. 2000
    ..This shows that alteration of the control of phase coupling for the co-ordination of lower limb segments in human gait by increased spinal reflexes can be reversed by intrathecal baclofen injection...
  20. ncbi Development of a kinematic coordination pattern in toddler locomotion: planar covariation
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Avenue P Héger, CP168, Brussels 1050, Belgium
    Exp Brain Res 137:455-66. 2001
    ..The refinement of the planar covariation while morphological variables drastically change as the child grows implies a continuous update of the neural command...
  21. ncbi Impaired emotional facial expression recognition in alcoholism compared with obsessive-compulsive disorder and normal controls
    C Kornreich
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brugmann Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 102:235-48. 2001
    ..Comparison with other psychopathological groups is still needed. Possible consequences of EFE decoding deficits in RA include distorted interpersonal relationships...
  22. doi Rhythmic muscular activation pattern for fast figure-eight movement
    A Bengoetxea
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:754-65. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the well defined rhythmic aspect of this figure will provide further insights into the temporal features of multi-muscular commands...
  23. ncbi Development of cardiopulmonary integration and the role of arousability from sleep
    A Kahn
    University Children s Hospital Reine Fabiola, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 3:440-4. 1997
    ..The literature surveyed here also covers such unresolved issues as the clinical significance of aborted arousals, or the mechanisms responsible for the arousal reactions...
  24. ncbi Early emergence of temporal co-ordination of lower limb segments elevation angles in human locomotion
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Avenue P Héger, CP168, Brussels B 1050, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 308:123-7. 2001
    ..Adult-like CCF parameters were reached earlier for alpha(s)-alpha(f) than alpha(t)-alpha(s), indicating disto-proximal maturation of the temporal co-ordination of the lower limb segments in human locomotion...
  25. ncbi Sensory and motor interfering influences on somatosensory evoked potentials
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Physiology, ISEPK, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Neurophysiol 17:280-94. 2000
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  26. ncbi A dynamic recurrent neural network for multiple muscles electromyographic mapping to elevation angles of the lower limb in human locomotion
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Avenue P Héger, CP 168, Brussels 1050, Belgium
    J Neurosci Methods 129:95-104. 2003
    ..The DRNN might also be of benefit for prosthetic control...
  27. ncbi Multi-joint coordination strategies for straightening up movement in humans
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 242:135-8. 1998
    ..We conclude that mastering of the redundancy problem can be realised by using coordination strategies characterised by opposed joint acceleration patterns...
  28. ncbi Head stability during whole body movements in spastic diplegia
    B Dan
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Université Libre de, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Brain Dev 22:99-101. 2000
    ..We discuss pathophysiological implications...
  29. pmc From spinal central pattern generators to cortical network: integrated BCI for walking rehabilitation
    G Cheron
    Laboratoire de Neurophysiologie et de Biomécanique du Mouvement, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 168, 50 Avenue F Roosevelt, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Neural Plast 2012:375148. 2012
    ..These methods may exploit mechanisms of brain plasticity and assist in the neurorehabilitation of gait in a variety of clinical conditions, including stroke, spinal trauma, multiple sclerosis, and cerebral palsy...
  30. ncbi Kinematics invariance in multi-directional complex movements in free space: effect of changing initial direction
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Movement Biomechanics, ISEPK, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 110:757-64. 1999
    ..The first one is reflected in the 2/3 power law between angular velocity and curvature and the second one is represented by a segmented tangential velocity profile...
  31. doi Movement gating of beta/gamma oscillations involved in the N30 somatosensory evoked potential
    Ana Maria Cebolla
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 50 Avenue F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:1568-79. 2009
    ..This new insight into the contribution of phase-locked oscillation in the emergence of the N30 and in its gating behavior calls for a reappraisal of fundamental and clinical interpretation of the frontal N30 component...
  32. ncbi Effect of gravity on human spontaneous 10-Hz electroencephalographic oscillations during the arrest reaction
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Biomechanics of Movement, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 168, 50 Av F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Res 1121:104-16. 2006
    ..These results are discussed in terms of current theories on the source and the importance of the alpha rhythm for cognitive function...
  33. doi Neuroserpin mutation causes electrical status epilepticus of slow-wave sleep
    M Coutelier
    Laboratory of Human Molecular Genetics, de Duve Institute, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Neurology 71:64-6. 2008
  34. doi Adaptive changes of rhythmic EEG oscillations in space implications for brain-machine interface applications
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Biomechanics of Movementa, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 168, 50 Av F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    Int Rev Neurobiol 86:171-87. 2009
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  35. doi Frontal phasic and oscillatory generators of the N30 somatosensory evoked potential
    A M Cebolla
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuroimage 54:1297-306. 2011
    ..This demonstrates that N30 results from network activity that depends on distinct oscillating and phasic generators localized in the frontal cortex...
  36. ncbi Motor strategies in standing up in children with hemiplegia
    Leena Duvika Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 30:257-61. 2004
    ..The approach may guide management proposals with particular reference to variability and symmetry and might be used as a follow-up tool...
  37. pmc "Cerebellar contribution to visuo-attentional alpha rhythm: insights from weightlessness"
    A M Cebolla
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, CP640, ULB Neuroscience Institute, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Sci Rep 6:37824. 2016
    ..The cerebellum and the vestibular network involvement in weightlessness might support the correction signals processing necessary for postural stabilization, and the increased demand to integrate incongruent vestibular information...
  38. ncbi MRI spectrum of cortical malformations in tuberous sclerosis complex
    C Christophe
    Department of Imaging, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, 15 av J J Crocq, B 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 22:487-93. 2000
    ..Abnormal stem cells would create dysplastic glia and neurons that fail to differentiate, proliferate, migrate and form a normally organized cortex...
  39. doi Cerebellar network plasticity: from genes to fast oscillation
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP640, 50 Av F Roosevelt, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuroscience 153:1-19. 2008
    ..Recent evidence suggests a relationship between fast oscillation and cerebellar long term depression (LTD). This may have major implications for future therapeutic targeting...
  40. doi The H reflex as a diagnostic tool for Miller Fisher syndrome in pediatric patients
    B Dachy
    Department of Neurology, CHU Brugmann, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Place A Van Gehuchten 4, Brussels B 1020, Belgium
    J Clin Neurosci 17:410-1. 2010
    ..This may involve selective demyelination of Ia spinocerebellar afferent fibers originating in muscle spindles. In a pediatric practice, the H reflex seems to be a useful tool in the diagnostic approach to MFS...
  41. ncbi Electrophysiological assessment of the effect of intrathecal baclofen in spastic children
    B Dachy
    Department of Neurology, CHU Brugmann ULB, Place Van Gehuchten, 4, B 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:336-40. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effect of intrathecal baclofen in a group of spastic children using electrophysiological procedures described in adults...
  42. ncbi [Headache in childhood: which diagnostic imaging strategies?]
    C Christophe
    Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Bruxelles, Belgique
    Arch Pediatr 11:1389-97. 2004
    ..intracranial hypotension, Chiari I malformation, lesions of the hypothalamo-hypophyseal axis etc.....
  43. ncbi Fast cerebellar oscillation associated with ataxia in a mouse model of Angelman syndrome
    G Cheron
    Laboratory of Electrophysiology, Université Mons Hainaut, 7000 Mons, Belgium
    Neuroscience 130:631-7. 2005
    ..We propose that fast oscillation in the cerebellar cortex is implicated in the cerebellar symptomatology of Angelman syndrome...
  44. ncbi Mono- and dual-frequency fast cerebellar oscillation in mice lacking parvalbumin and/or calbindin D-28k
    L Servais
    Laboratoire d Electrophysiologie, Universite de Mons Hainaut, 24 Avenue du Champ de Mars, 7000 Mons, Belgium
    Eur J Neurosci 22:861-70. 2005
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  45. ncbi Alcohol cues increase cognitive impulsivity in individuals with alcoholism
    Xavier Noel
    Clinic of Addictions, C H U Brugmann, Free University of Brussels ULB, Salle 72, 4, Place Van Gehuchten, 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 192:291-8. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that alcoholics exhibit greater cognitive disinhibition when the response to be suppressed is associated with alcohol-related information...
  46. ncbi Recognition of the physiological actions of the triphasic EMG pattern by a dynamic recurrent neural network
    Guy Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 168, 50 Av F Roosevelt, and Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 414:192-6. 2007
    ..This task-dynamics recognition has implications for the development of DRNN as diagnostic tools and prosthetic controllers...
  47. ncbi Response inhibition deficit is involved in poor decision making under risk in nonamnesic individuals with alcoholism
    Xavier Noel
    Clinic of Addictions, Brugmann Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychology 21:778-86. 2007
    ..These results underline the important role that response inhibition plays in decision making, especially in risky situations, when knowledge of the probability of a given outcome becomes available (i.e. decisions under risk)...
  48. ncbi Recognition of emotional facial expressions in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 35:93-7. 2006
    ..These results suggest suboptimal nonverbal decoding abilities in ADHD that may have important implications for therapy...
  49. ncbi Gait control in spinal palsy
    Bernard Dan
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 26:463-8. 2004
    ..The latter might correspond to spinal palsy defined as abnormal movement and posture secondary to non-progressive pathological processes affecting the immature spinal cord...
  50. doi Impaired inhibition of proactive interference in abstinent individuals with alcoholism
    Xavier Noel
    Clinic of Addiction, CHU Brugmann, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:57-64. 2009
    ..Individuals with alcoholism recalled more letters to be forgotten and performed worse than controls in the directed-forgetting condition, which significantly correlated with the duration of alcoholism...
  51. ncbi Effect of simple spike firing mode on complex spike firing rate and waveform in cerebellar Purkinje cells in non-anesthetized mice
    Laurent Servais
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology, CP601 Université Libre de Bruxelles ULB, Campus Erasme 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 367:171-6. 2004
    ..This waveform modulation is different from previously reported modulation in paired-pulse depression and refractoriness...
  52. ncbi Impaired emotional facial expression recognition is associated with interpersonal problems in alcoholism
    Charles Kornreich
    Department of Psychiatry, Free University of Brussels, Brugmann Hospital, Department of Psychology, University of Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:394-400. 2002
    ..The present study investigated the relationship between EFE recognition impairments and interpersonal difficulties in recently detoxified alcoholics (RA)...
  53. ncbi Motor strategies in standing up in leukomalacic spastic diplegia
    Leena D Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 15 Avenue J J Crocq, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 24:291-5. 2002
    ..This approach can systematically characterize the limited repertoire of movement in patients with spastic diplegia and therefore contribute to a better understanding of motor control...
  54. ncbi Impaired emotional facial expression recognition in alcoholics, opiate dependence subjects, methadone maintained subjects and mixed alcohol-opiate antecedents subjects compared with normal controls
    Charles Kornreich
    Department of Psychiatry, Free University of Brussels, Brugmann Hospital, Place Van Gehuchten 4, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 119:251-60. 2003
    ..In this context, EFE-decoding impairment could reflect a more general emotional intelligence deficit in addicted populations...
  55. ncbi Fast oscillation in the cerebellar cortex of calcium binding protein-deficient mice: a new sensorimotor arrest rhythm
    Guy Cheron
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Université Mons Hainaut, Mons, Belgium
    Prog Brain Res 148:165-80. 2005
    ..The role played by this fast cerebellar oscillation in the emergence of ataxia is yet to be solved...
  56. ncbi Postinfectious immune-mediated encephalitis after pediatric herpes simplex encephalitis
    Xavier De Tiège
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, ULB Hôpital Erasme Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 27:304-7. 2005
    ....
  57. doi Oscillations in the human brain during walking execution, imagination and observation
    C Cevallos
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, ULB Neuroscience Institut, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 640, 50 Avenue Franklin Rooseveltlaan, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychologia 79:223-32. 2015
    ..We review different EEG rhythms emerging in the most informative paradigms relating to human gait and implications for rehabilitation strategies. ..
  58. doi Modulation of the N30 generators of the somatosensory evoked potentials by the mirror neuron system
    A M Cebolla
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics L N M B, Neuroscience Institut U N I, Universite Libre De Bruxelles U L B, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuroimage 95:48-60. 2014
    ..We conclude that this part of the MNN, involved in proprioceptive processing and more complex body-action representations, is already active prior to somatosensory input and may enhance N30. ..
  59. ncbi Deficits in recognition of emotional facial expression are still present in alcoholics after mid- to long-term abstinence
    C Kornreich
    Department of Psychiatry, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brugmann Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    J Stud Alcohol 62:533-42. 2001
    ..Decoding errors have been described in several pathological conditions, including alcoholism. The aim of this study was to investigate whether EFE decoding skill deficits persist after abstention from alcohol of at least 2 months...
  60. ncbi Oral ketamine in paediatric non-convulsive status epilepticus
    L D Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels ULB, Avenue JJ Crocq 15, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Seizure 12:483-9. 2003
    ..Resolution of NCSE was documented in all cases clinically and electroencephalographically within 24-48 hours of starting ketamine. No significant side effects were noted...
  61. ncbi Meningitis following basal skull fracture in two in-line skaters
    L Servais
    Hopital Universitaire des Enfants, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Childs Nerv Syst 21:339-42. 2005
    ..In-line skating has been reported to cause severe head injury. Basilar skull fracture (BSF) is associated with a high risk of complication...
  62. ncbi Anterior spinal artery syndrome after aortic surgery in a child
    L J Servais
    Department of Neurology, Queen Fabiola University Children Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussles, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 24:310-2. 2001
    ..Somatosensory-evoked potentials failed to detect the insult. Prevention may therefore require other neurophysiologic monitoring techniques...
  63. ncbi Crossed cerebellar diaschisis secondary to refractory frontal seizures in childhood
    L D Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, Brussels, Belgium
    Seizure 11:489-93. 2002
    ..It is usually a transient phenomenon. This report shows that crossed cerebellar diaschisis can develop within two years of seizure onset and evolve over time...
  64. ncbi A pharmacological modulation of opiate withdrawal using an up-/down-regulation of the noradrenergic system in opiate-dependent rats
    Emmanuel Streel
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CHU Brugmann, Service de Psychiatrie, Clinique d Alcoologie et Toxicomanies, Laboratoire de recherche sur la biologie des dépendances, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:621-6. 2006
    ..These results may have various applications in clinical opiate detoxification protocols and are discussed through an up-/down- regulation of adrenoreceptors...
  65. ncbi Unilateral cortical necrosis following status epilepticus with hypoglycemia
    Florence J C Christiaens
    Department of Child Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Brain Dev 25:107-12. 2003
    ..This suggests increased neuronal vulnerability to necrosis secondary to energy failure resulting from combination of hypoglycemia and status epilepticus...
  66. doi Effects of maternal alcohol consumption during breastfeeding on motor and cerebellar Purkinje cells behavior in mice
    Ana Maria Cebolla
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Movement Biomechanics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 455:4-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that cerebellar dysfunction induced by maternal ethanol consumption in mice depends upon the drinking regimen during pregnancy and not during lactation...
  67. ncbi Are there distinctive sleep problems in Angelman syndrome?
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, 15 Avenue JJ Crocq, Brussels, Belgium
    Sleep Med 9:434-41. 2008
    ..The relationship between sleep and seizure disorder, and between sleep and learning raises critical questions, but more studies are needed to address these relationships adequately...
  68. ncbi Sudden infant deaths: from epidemiology to physiology
    A Kahn
    Pediatric Sleep Unit, University Children s Hospital of Brussels, Free University of Brussels, Av JJ Crocq 15, B 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Forensic Sci Int 130:S8-20. 2002
    ..Although the description of the mechanisms responsible for SIDS is still far from complete, it appears to involve both arousal responses and cardiac autonomic controls during sleep-wake processes...
  69. ncbi Interference with withdrawal signs of naloxone-induced opiate withdrawal under anesthesia is anesthetic-specific in opiate-dependent rats
    E Streel
    CHU Brugmann Université Libre de Bruxelles, Institut de Psychiatrie, Clinique d Alcoologie and Toxicomanies, Brussels, Belgium
    Life Sci 70:517-22. 2001
    ..We observed that ketamine and midazolam have different effects on the expression of withdrawal. This brings specific insights into the pharmacological basis of therapy with induction of opiate antagonist...
  70. ncbi [Diagnostic imaging in non-accidental brain injuries]
    C Christophe
    Department of Imaging, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Brussels, Belgium
    JBR-BTR 86:86-95. 2003
    ..MRI, with its multiplanar capability and its sensitivity to cytotoxic edema and to degraded hemoglobin, is the modality of choice for detecting cerebral lesions in nonaccidental injury...
  71. ncbi Epilepsy in Angelman syndrome
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Seizure 17:211-7. 2008
    ..Current hypotheses involve abnormal inhibitory transmission due to impaired regulation of GABAA receptors related to functional absence of UBE3A and abnormal hippocampal CaMKII activity...
  72. ncbi Pediatric phantom vision (Charles Bonnet) syndrome
    Leena D Mewasingh
    Neurology Department University Children s Hospital Queen Fabiola, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 26:143-5. 2002
    ..This pediatric case is the fourth report of this condition. We have reviewed the other cases...
  73. ncbi The ADHD Tetragrammaton taken in vain in neurogenetic disorders?
    Karine Pelc
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants Reine Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 97:2-4. 2008
  74. ncbi Contraception of women with intellectual disability: prevalence and determinants
    L Servais
    Department of Child Neurology, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:108-19. 2002
    ..The present results are discussed in the light of the general medical application of contraception and the commonly assumed specific indications for women with ID...
  75. ncbi Nonsurgical cerebellar mutism (anarthria) in two children
    Leena D Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 28:59-63. 2003
    ..These findings confirm that this clinical syndrome may occur in a nonsurgical, nontraumatic context. They are consistent with recent integrative hypotheses explaining cerebellar anarthria...
  76. ncbi Effects of anaesthetic agents in interference of naloxone-induced opiate-withdrawal are dose-dependent in opiate-dependent rats
    Emmanuel Streel
    CHU Brugmann Université Libre de Bruxelles, Institut de Psychiatrie, Clinique d Alcoologie and Toxicomanies, Brussels, Belgium
    Life Sci 77:650-5. 2005
    ..This brings arguments in favour of a pharmacological basis underlying rapid antagonists induction in opiate dependent rats...
  77. ncbi Predictive value of electrophysiology in children with hypoxic coma
    Leena D Mewasingh
    Department of Neurology, Children s University Hospital Queen Fabiola, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Neurol 28:178-83. 2003
    ..001). Neuroimaging was highly sensitive but less specific, and electrophysiologic tests were highly specific but less sensitive. We conclude that early electrophysiology can contribute to predicting outcome in pediatric hypoxic coma...
  78. ncbi Development of pendulum mechanism and kinematic coordination from the first unsupported steps in toddlers
    Yuri P Ivanenko
    Department of Neuromotor Physiology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
    J Exp Biol 207:3797-810. 2004
    ..The findings suggest that the pendulum mechanism is not an inevitable mechanical consequence of a system of linked segments, but requires active neural control and an appropriate pattern of inter-segmental coordination...
  79. ncbi Lamotrigine effect on GABA transmission in Angelman syndrome?
    Bernard Dan
    Epilepsia 48:1634. 2007
  80. ncbi From genetous ailments to genetic disorders: Ireland's On Idiocy and Imbecility Revisited
    Bernard Dan
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:646-7. 2004
  81. ncbi Stimulus-sensitivity in treated status epilepticus
    Bernard Dan
    Pediatr Neurol 34:334; author reply 334. 2006
  82. ncbi Inactivation of calcium-binding protein genes induces 160 Hz oscillations in the cerebellar cortex of alert mice
    Guy Cheron
    Laboratory of Electrophysiology, Université Mons Hainaut, 7000 Mons, Belgium
    J Neurosci 24:434-41. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate that subtle genetically induced modifications of Ca2+ homeostasis in specific neuron types can alter the observed dynamics of the global network...
  83. ncbi Proposed definition and classification of cerebral palsy, April 2005
    Martin Bax
    Division of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:571-6. 2005
    ..The Executive Committee presents this revision and welcomes substantive comments about it...
  84. pmc REEP1 mutation spectrum and genotype/phenotype correlation in hereditary spastic paraplegia type 31
    Christian Beetz
    Institute for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Diagnostics, University Hospital Jena, Germany
    Brain 131:1078-86. 2008
    ..Our results should be valid as a reference for mutation frequency, spectrum of REEP1 mutations, and clinical phenotypes associated with SPG31...
  85. ncbi Truncation of the CNS-expressed JNK3 in a patient with a severe developmental epileptic encephalopathy
    Sarah A Shoichet
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Ihnestrasse 73, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Genet 118:559-67. 2006
    ..These interactions are likely affected by a truncated JNK3 protein, and thereby provide an explanation for the link between alterations in MAP kinase signal transduction and brain disorders...
  86. ncbi Earliest historic reference of 'tinnitus' is controversial
    Bernard Dan
    J Laryngol Otol 119:78. 2005
  87. ncbi A report: the definition and classification of cerebral palsy April 2006
    Peter Rosenbaum
    CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol Suppl 109:8-14. 2007
    ..The Executive Committee presents this report with the intent of providing a common conceptualization of CP for use by a broad international audience...
  88. ncbi 'Developmental impairment that is not immaturity'
    Bernard Dan
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:141-3; author reply 143. 2005
  89. ncbi Electrophysiological assessment of the effect of intrathecal baclofen in dystonic children
    Bernard Dachy
    Department of Rehabilitation for Neurologic Diseases, CHU Brugmann ULB, Place Van Gehuchten 4, B 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:774-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of intrathecal baclofen in a group of dystonic children using electrophysiological procedures previously validated in spastic children...
  90. ncbi Progressive course in cerebral palsy?
    Bernard Dan
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:644. 2007