Mojgan Hodaie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the basal ganglia and cerebellar motor pathways in the preparation of self-initiated and externally triggered movements in humans
    Jamie Purzner
    The Krembil Neuroscience Centre and Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8
    J Neurosci 27:6029-36. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Advances in the management of trigeminal neuralgia
    M Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Neurosurg Sci 57:13-21. 2013
  3. pmc Tractography delineates microstructural changes in the trigeminal nerve after focal radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e32745. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The dopaminergic nigrostriatal system and Parkinson's disease: molecular events in development, disease, and cell death, and new therapeutic strategies
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Neurosurgery 60:17-28; discussion 28-30. 2007
  5. doi request reprint In vivo visualization of cranial nerve pathways in humans using diffusion-based tractography
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto and Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Neurosurgery 66:788-95; discussion 795-6. 2010
  6. pmc Spinal cord stimulators and radiotherapy: first case report and practice guidelines
    Lorraine Walsh
    Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, 610 University Avenue, Toronto M5G2M9, Ontario, Canada
    Radiat Oncol 6:143. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Modulation of Beta oscillations in the subthalamic nucleus with prosaccades and antisaccades in Parkinson's disease
    Akihiro Yugeta
    Division of Neurology, Toronto Western Research Institute, and the Edmond J Safra Program in Parkinson s Disease, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    J Neurosci 33:6895-904. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Dopamine-dependent high-frequency oscillatory activity in thalamus and subthalamic nucleus of patients with Parkinson's disease
    Abdoul Kane
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroreport 20:1549-53. 2009
  9. doi request reprint High-frequency microstimulation in human globus pallidus and substantia nigra
    Myriam Lafreniere-Roula
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building Room 3302, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, ON, M5S 1A8, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 205:251-61. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Pedunculopontine nucleus evoked potentials from subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Bogdan Neagu
    Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Canada
    Exp Neurol 250:221-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the basal ganglia and cerebellar motor pathways in the preparation of self-initiated and externally triggered movements in humans
    Jamie Purzner
    The Krembil Neuroscience Centre and Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8
    J Neurosci 27:6029-36. 2007
    ..The CTC pathway is involved in the preparation of self-paced but not externally cued movements, although the pathway may still be involved in the execution of these movements...
  2. ncbi request reprint Advances in the management of trigeminal neuralgia
    M Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Neurosurg Sci 57:13-21. 2013
    ..The different options for surgical treatment, recent advances in each as well as novel methods of imaging of the trigeminal nerve focusing on diffusion tensor imaging/tractography will be discussed...
  3. pmc Tractography delineates microstructural changes in the trigeminal nerve after focal radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e32745. 2012
    ..Changes in specific diffusivities may provide insight into the mechanism of action of radiosurgery on the trigeminal nerve...
  4. ncbi request reprint The dopaminergic nigrostriatal system and Parkinson's disease: molecular events in development, disease, and cell death, and new therapeutic strategies
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Neurosurgery 60:17-28; discussion 28-30. 2007
    ..These advancements are used as a template to review emerging therapeutic techniques, including neuroprotection strategies, surgical treatment of trophic factors, gene therapy, and neural transplantation...
  5. doi request reprint In vivo visualization of cranial nerve pathways in humans using diffusion-based tractography
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto and Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Neurosurgery 66:788-95; discussion 795-6. 2010
    ..In particular, the feasibility of tractography of the individual cranial nerves has not been previously assessed...
  6. pmc Spinal cord stimulators and radiotherapy: first case report and practice guidelines
    Lorraine Walsh
    Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, 610 University Avenue, Toronto M5G2M9, Ontario, Canada
    Radiat Oncol 6:143. 2011
    ..We also provide useful practical recommendations on the management of this scenario within a radiation oncology department...
  7. doi request reprint Modulation of Beta oscillations in the subthalamic nucleus with prosaccades and antisaccades in Parkinson's disease
    Akihiro Yugeta
    Division of Neurology, Toronto Western Research Institute, and the Edmond J Safra Program in Parkinson s Disease, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    J Neurosci 33:6895-904. 2013
    ..Beta-band desynchronization in the STN may reflect the additional processes associated with suppression of reflexive responses and volitional execution of saccades in the opposite direction...
  8. doi request reprint Dopamine-dependent high-frequency oscillatory activity in thalamus and subthalamic nucleus of patients with Parkinson's disease
    Abdoul Kane
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroreport 20:1549-53. 2009
    ..These findings confirm and extend earlier findings suggesting that in PD there are marked changes in basal ganglia oscillatory activity and that these can be reversed after dopaminergic therapy...
  9. doi request reprint High-frequency microstimulation in human globus pallidus and substantia nigra
    Myriam Lafreniere-Roula
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building Room 3302, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, ON, M5S 1A8, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 205:251-61. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that high-frequency microstimulation of the GPi and SNr depresses local neuronal activity and synaptic transmission, and such mechanisms may contribute to the therapeutic effects of DBS...
  10. doi request reprint Pedunculopontine nucleus evoked potentials from subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Bogdan Neagu
    Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Canada
    Exp Neurol 250:221-7. 2013
    ..These results demonstrate a functional connection between the STN and the PPNR. It likely involves direct projections between the STN and PPNR or polysynaptic pathways with thalamic or cortical relays. ..
  11. doi request reprint Spatial extent of β oscillatory activity in and between the subthalamic nucleus and substantia nigra pars reticulata of Parkinson's disease patients
    Mahan Alavi
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Exp Neurol 245:60-71. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Movement related potentials and oscillatory activities in the human internal globus pallidus during voluntary movements
    Eric W Tsang
    Division of Brain Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:91-7. 2012
    ..To study internal globus pallidus (GPi) activities and the interactions among the bilateral GPi and motor cortical areas during voluntary movements...
  13. doi request reprint Frequency-dependent effects of electrical stimulation in the globus pallidus of dystonia patients
    Liu D Liu
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 108:5-17. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Oscillatory activity in the globus pallidus internus: comparison between Parkinson's disease and dystonia
    Moran Weinberger
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Neurophysiol 123:358-68. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Microstimulation-induced inhibition as a tool to aid targeting the ventral border of the subthalamic nucleus
    Myriam Lafreniere-Roula
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosurg 111:724-8. 2009
    ..The presence of inhibition in the SNr but not in the STN could be used as an additional criterion to help identify the location of the border between the STN and SNr...
  16. doi request reprint Deep brain stimulation of the ventral intermediate nucleus of the thalamus for tremor in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Cristina V Torres
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurosurgery 67:646-51; discussion 651. 2010
    ..Tremor is an important cause of disability in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the ventral intermediate nucleus (VIM) of the thalamus is said to be beneficial for MS tremor...
  17. doi request reprint The nature and time course of cortical activation following subthalamic stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Renju Kuriakose
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8
    Cereb Cortex 20:1926-36. 2010
    ..Cortical activation may be related to the clinical effects of STN DBS in PD...
  18. doi request reprint The dominant-STN phenomenon in bilateral STN DBS for Parkinson's disease
    Anna Castrioto
    Movement Disorders Center, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neurobiol Dis 41:131-7. 2011
    ..In our sample 50% of the patients presented with a dominant-STN, suggesting that a non-negligible part of PD patients might not need bilateral STN-DBS surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Microelectrode recording findings within the tractography-defined ventral intermediate nucleus
    Nicolas Kon Kam King
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
    J Neurosurg . 2016
    ..CONCLUSIONS The electrophysiological findings within the VIM thalamus defined by tractography, or T-VIM, correspond with the known microelectrode recording characteristics of the VIM in patients with tremor...
  20. doi request reprint Deep Brain Stimulation in Rare Inherited Dystonias
    Isabelle Beaulieu-Boire
    Division of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada Morton and Gloria Shulman Movement Disorders Clinic and the Edmond J Safra Program in Parkinson s Disease, Toronto Western Hospital, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Stimul 9:905-910. 2016
    ..Since these disorders are often resistant to medications, DBS may be considered as a possible treatment...
  21. doi request reprint Lateralization in intrinsic functional connectivity of the temporoparietal junction with salience- and attention-related brain networks
    Aaron Kucyi
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 108:3382-92. 2012
    ..Our findings build on classic lesion and neuroimaging studies, demonstrating a complex spatial network organization of lateralization in TPJ functional connectivity in the absence of an overt stimulus...
  22. doi request reprint Anterior thalamus deep brain stimulation at high current impairs memory in rats
    Clement Hamani
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Exp Neurol 225:154-62. 2010
    ..Though translating data from animals to humans has to be considered with caution, our study underscores the need for carefully monitoring memory function while selecting stimulation parameters during the clinical evaluation of AN DBS...
  23. doi request reprint Sequence of electrode implantation and outcome of deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease
    Francesco Sammartino
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 87:859-63. 2016
    ..The effect of the variability of electrode placement on outcomes after bilateral deep brain stimulation of subthalamic nucleus has not been sufficiently studied, especially with respect to the sequence of hemisphere implantation...
  24. doi request reprint Enhanced synchronization of thalamic theta band local field potentials in patients with essential tremor
    Abdoul Kane
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Exp Neurol 217:171-6. 2009
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  25. doi request reprint Three-dimensional in vivo modeling of vestibular schwannomas and surrounding cranial nerves with diffusion imaging tractography
    David Qixiang Chen
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurosurgery 68:1077-83. 2011
    ..However, imaging of the CN fibers surrounding vestibular schwannomas has been limited with 2-dimensional imaging alone...
  26. doi request reprint Unilateral pallidal deep brain stimulation in a patient with cervical dystonia and tremor
    Cristina V Torres
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Movement Disorders Center, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosurg 113:1230-3. 2010
    ..The authors report on a case of unilateral GPi implantation that resulted in sustained benefit with marked improvement in pain and dystonia...
  27. pmc Preliminary evidence for human globus pallidus pars interna neurons signaling reward and sensory stimuli
    Nicholas A Howell
    Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S1A8, Canada Division of Brain Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Neuroscience 328:30-9. 2016
    ..These results are broadly consistent with previous findings in the animal literature and suggest non-motor information may be represented in the single-unit activity of human GPi neurons. ..
  28. pmc Tractography-Based Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Targeting: Novel Methodology and Intraoperative Validation
    Francesco Sammartino
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Mov Disord 31:1217-25. 2016
    ..The ventral intermediate nucleus of the thalamus is not readily visible on structural magnetic resonance imaging. Therefore, a method for its visualization for stereotactic targeting is desirable...
  29. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy
    Clement Hamani
    Division of Neurosurgery Toronto Western Hospital University of Toronto, Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Neural Syst 19:213-26. 2009
    ..We review the published literature on DBS, cortical and cerebellar stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy focusing predominantly on the rationale and clinical outcome in each target...
  30. ncbi request reprint Saccade-related potentials recorded from human subthalamic nucleus
    Adrian P Fawcett
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:155-63. 2007
    ..To investigate an ocular motor role for the STN in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients...
  31. doi request reprint Clinical evaluation of stereotactic target localization using 3-Tesla MRI for radiosurgery planning
    Derek MacFadden
    University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1472-9. 2010
    ..The objectives of the present study were to spatially investigate the effect of 3-Tesla (3T) MRI on clinical target localization for stereotactic radiosurgery...
  32. doi request reprint A Neuroimaging Strategy for the Three-Dimensional in vivo Anatomical Visualization and Characterization of Insular Gyri
    Allison Rosen
    Institute of Medical Science and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 93:255-64. 2015
    ..Few in vivo studies of human insular anatomy have been conducted due to methodological and anatomical challenges...
  33. doi request reprint Diffusivity signatures characterize trigeminal neuralgia associated with multiple sclerosis
    David Q Chen
    Institute of Medical Science and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Mult Scler 22:51-63. 2016
    ..While TN is caused by neurovascular compression of the fifth cranial nerve (CN V), how MS-related demyelination correlates with pain in MS-TN is not understood...
  34. doi request reprint Subcallosal Cingulate Connectivity in Anorexia Nervosa Patients Differs From Healthy Controls: A Multi-tensor Tractography Study
    Dave J Hayes
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Toronto Western Research Institute, Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Brain Stimul 8:758-68. 2015
    ..The subcallosal cingulate regulates affect through wide-spread white matter connections and is implicated in the pathophysiology of anorexia nervosa...
  35. pmc Long-term neuropsychiatric outcomes after pallidal stimulation in primary and secondary dystonia
    Sara Meoni
    From the Division of Neurology S M, E M, CHU of Grenoble, Joseph Fourier University, France the Movement Disorders Center S M, Y Y P, M F, E M, Department of Psychiatry M Z, V V, and Department of Neurosurgery A M L, M H, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada the Division of Neurology S M, A O U C, University of Florence, Italy and the Department of Psychiatry V V, University of Cambridge, UK
    Neurology 85:433-40. 2015
    ..To evaluate changes in the diagnosis of Axis I psychiatric disorders in patients with primary and secondary dystonia after deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the globus pallidus internus (GPi)...
  36. doi request reprint Beta oscillatory neurons in the motor thalamus of movement disorder and pain patients
    Diellor Basha
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Exp Neurol 261:782-90. 2014
    ..05). The findings suggest that beta oscillations are found predominantly in Vim and are involved in movement but are not enhanced in tremor-dominant Parkinson's patients. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Beta oscillatory activity in the subthalamic nucleus and its relation to dopaminergic response in Parkinson's disease
    Moran Weinberger
    Department of Physiology, Med Sci Building 3302, 1 King s College Circle, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 96:3248-56. 2006
    ..The study also suggests that LFP beta oscillatory activity is generated largely within the dorsal portion of the STN and can produce synchronous oscillatory activity of the local neuronal population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation of the anterior nucleus of the thalamus: effects of electrical stimulation on pilocarpine-induced seizures and status epilepticus
    Clement Hamani
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Epilepsy Res 78:117-23. 2008
    ..As the optimal stimulation settings remain elusive, we studied the effects of different stimulation parameters against pilocarpine induced seizures and status epilepticus (SE)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Bursting activity of neurons in the human anterior thalamic nucleus
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8, Canada
    Brain Res 1115:1-8. 2006
    ..This study describes for the first time the properties of this nucleus in humans and may be important in furthering our knowledge of thalamic mechanisms of epileptogenesis...
  40. doi request reprint Complications of Gamma Knife surgery: an early report from 2 Canadian centers
    Shobhan Vachhrajani
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosurg 109:2-7. 2008
    ..The authors report treatment complications from the early experience of 2 Canadian GKS programs in Toronto and Sherbrooke...
  41. doi request reprint Younger age predicts greater effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation for chronic pain
    Ido Strauss
    Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 158:999-1003. 2016
    ..However, even in the best selected surgical cases the predictors of adequate pain control are not well defined. The aim of this study was to identify predictors of outcome in patients who underwent SCS in our center...
  42. pmc Merged Group Tractography Evaluation with Selective Automated Group Integrated Tractography
    David Q Chen
    Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, Canada
    Front Neuroanat 10:96. 2016
    ..SAGIT appears to be a promising group-wise tractography analysis approach for this purpose...
  43. doi request reprint Age-related changes in diffusion tensor imaging metrics of fornix subregions in healthy humans
    David Qixiang Chen
    Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 93:151-9. 2015
    ..We examined diffusivity parameters (fractional anisotropy, FA; radial diffusivity, RD; axial diffusivity, AD) in forniceal subregions of healthy subjects and correlated them with age and hippocampal volume...
  44. doi request reprint Reversal of insular and microstructural nerve abnormalities following effective surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia
    Danielle D Desouza
    aDivision of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada bInstitute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada cDivision of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pain 156:1112-23. 2015
    ..Future studies should consider DTI as an adjunct to assess the patient outcome and subtle microstructural changes after treatment. ..
  45. pmc Glioblastoma multiforme after stereotactic radiotherapy for acoustic neuroma: case report and review of the literature
    Anandh Balasubramaniam
    Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumor Center, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 399 Bathurst St, 4W 446, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8, Canada
    Neuro Oncol 9:447-53. 2007
    ..However, the risk is not zero and requires discussion with the patient, with specific consideration in young patients and those with a cancer predisposition...
  46. doi request reprint Hybrid isocenter technique for Gamma-Knife Perfexion treatment of trigeminal neuralgia
    Young Bin Cho
    Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Med Dosim 41:271-276. 2016
    ..Hybrid isocenter technique results in greater sparing of the brainstem without compromise in the dose to the nerve or treatment time on GK PFX planning for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia...
  47. doi request reprint The effect of dexmedetomidine on the firing properties of STN neurons in Parkinson's disease
    Vibhor Krishna
    Division of Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5T2S8, Canada
    Eur J Neurosci 42:2070-7. 2015
    ..3 and P = 0.5, respectively) and LFP analysis (Beta power, P = 0.17). As bursting pattern is often used to identify STN and guide electrode placement, we recommend that high-dose dexmedetomidine should be avoided during DBS surgery...
  48. doi request reprint Abnormal trigeminal nerve microstructure and brain white matter in idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia
    Danielle D Desouza
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pain 155:37-44. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that trigeminal nerve structural abnormalities occur in TN, even if not apparent on gross imaging. Furthermore, MD and RD findings suggest that neuroinflammation and edema may contribute to TN pathophysiology. ..
  49. pmc Hemispheric asymmetry in white matter connectivity of the temporoparietal junction with the insula and prefrontal cortex
    Aaron Kucyi
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e35589. 2012
    ..The findings also have implications for our understanding of acute and chronic pains and stroke-induced spatial hemineglect...
  50. ncbi request reprint Chronic anterior thalamus stimulation for intractable epilepsy
    Mojgan Hodaie
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Epilepsia 43:603-8. 2002
    ..We investigated neuromodulation of the anterior thalamus by using deep-brain stimulation (DBS) in patients with intractable seizures...
  51. ncbi request reprint Advances in technology for intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery
    Arjun Sahgal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, The Princess Margaret Hospital, and the Joey Toby Tanenbaum family Gamma Knife Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 8:271-80. 2009
    ..The focus of this review is to highlight recent advances and major innovations in SRS technologies relevant to clinical practice and developments allowing for non-invasive frame SRS...
  52. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia for functional neurosurgery: review of complications
    Lakshmi Venkatraghavan
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:64-7. 2006
    ..Awareness and vigilance can improve the identification and early treatment of intraoperative complications such as seizures, loss of airway, and changes in the neurologic status...