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Summary: A branch of the tibial nerve which supplies sensory innervation to parts of the lower leg and foot.
Publications220 found, 100 shown here
- The spectrum of neuropathy in diabetes and impaired glucose toleranceC J Sumner
Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Neurology 60:108-11. 2003..To compare the neuropathy associated with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and diabetes mellitus (DM) determined by oral glucose tolerance testing (OGTT)...
- Enhancement of axonal potassium conductance reduces nerve hyperexcitability in an in vitro model of oxaliplatin-induced acute neuropathyRuth Sittl
Institute of Physiology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Pettenkoferstr 12, Munich, Germany
Neurotoxicology 31:694-700. 2010..These findings were also confirmed in isolated human sural nerve segments...
- Function of sural nerve reflexes during human walkingE P Zehr
Division of Neuroscience, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2S2
J Physiol 507:305-14. 1998..of ipsilateral cutaneous reflexes were studied with short trains of stimuli presented pseudorandomly to the sural nerve during human walking...
- Pathology and pathogenetic mechanisms of diabetic neuropathy: correlation with clinical signs and symptomsSoroku Yagihashi
Department of Pathology, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Hirosaki 036 8562, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:S184-9. 2007..Clinical trials based on this background confirmed that fundamental treatment is in fact beneficial for the prevention and halting of this intractable disorder...
- Clinical phenotypes of different MPZ (P0) mutations may include Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 1B, Dejerine-Sottas, and congenital hypomyelinationL E Warner
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Neuron 17:451-60. 1996..Furthermore, we hypothesize the differences in clinical severity seen with mutations in MPZ are related to the type of mutation and its subsequent effect on protein function (i.e., loss of function versus dominant negative)...
- Accuracy of sampling methods in morphometric studies of human sural nervesZ Cai
Department of Neurology and University Department of Neurology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia
J Clin Neurosci 9:181-6. 2002..fibre density (MFD), myelinated fibre diameter (Ds) and axonal diameter (Da) in morphometric studies of sural nerve biopsies...
- Automated morphometric analysis in peripheral neuropathiesP Campadelli
Dipartimento di Scienze dell Informazione, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
Comput Biol Med 29:147-56. 1999..The results obtained on 25 images are reported and compared with corresponding measurements made by neurologists...
- Peculiarities of the sural nerve complex morphologic types in human fetusesS Ugrenovic
Institute of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine Nis, Brace Taskovica Blvd 81, 18000, Nis, Serbia, Serbia and Montenegro
Surg Radiol Anat 27:25-9. 2005The sural nerve is the most frequently used sensory nerve in nerve transplantation. It can be transplanted alone or together with the other elements of the neurovascular stalk within the superficial sural flap...
- An ultrasound study of anatomic variants of the sural nerveJiaan Zhu
Department of Ultrasound, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Affiliated Sixth People s Hospital, 600 Yishan Road, Shanghai 200233, China
Muscle Nerve 43:560-2. 2011There are anatomic variations of the sural nerve (SN). Knowledge of these morphological types and the length of the SN are important for planning surgical reconstruction of peripheral nerves...
- Two-year outcome of unilateral sural nerve interposition graft after radical prostatectomyHong Gee Sim
Department of Urology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Urology 68:1290-4. 2006To study 41 men treated for prostate cancer with unilateral nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy and contralateral sural nerve grafting from January 2000 to September 2003.
- Autogenous grafts/allografts/conduits for bridging peripheral trigeminal nerve gapsLarry M Wolford
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX, USA
Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 19:91-107. 2011..However, more research studies using these materials for TN repairs are essential to validate the superiority of these procedures...
- 147th ENMC international workshop: guideline on processing and evaluation of sural nerve biopsies, 15-17 December 2006, Naarden, The NetherlandsC Sommer
Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
Neuromuscul Disord 18:90-6. 2008
- Parallel facilitatory reflex pathways from the foot and hip to flexors and extensors in the injured human spinal cordMaria Knikou
Sensory Motor Performance Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Feinberg Medical School, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Exp Neurol 206:146-58. 2007..The interactive effects of these sensory signals may be a feature of impaired gait, but when they are appropriately excited, they may contribute to locomotion recovery in these patients...
- Human intracranially-recorded cortical responses evoked by painful electrical stimulation of the sural nerveR Dowman
Department of Psychology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13699 5825, USA
Neuroimage 34:743-63. 2007..SEP) components that appear to be involved in orienting attention towards a potentially threatening, painful sural nerve electrical stimulus...
- Hip-phase-dependent flexion reflex modulation and expression of spasms in patients with spinal cord injuryMaria Knikou
Sensory Motor Performance Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
Exp Neurol 204:171-81. 2007..The flexion reflex was elicited by low-intensity stimulation (300 Hz, 30 ms pulse train) of the right sural nerve at the lateral malleolus, and recorded from the tibialis anterior (TA) muscle...
- Randomized phase II trial evaluation of erectile function after attempted unilateral cavernous nerve-sparing retropubic radical prostatectomy with versus without unilateral sural nerve grafting for clinically localized prostate cancerJohn W Davis
Department of Urology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Eur Urol 55:1135-43. 2009Nonrandomized studies of unilateral nerve-sparing (UNS) radical prostatectomy (RP) have reported improved recovery of erectile function if the sacrificed cavernous nerve is reconstructed with a sural nerve graft (SNG).
- Clinical utility of dorsal sural nerve conduction studies in healthy and diabetic childrenNilda Turgut
Department of Neurology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
Clin Neurophysiol 115:1452-6. 2004..We tried to determine the normal dorsal sural nerve conduction values of the childhood population and assessed the clinical utility of this method in diabetic ..
- A comparison of nerve regeneration across a sural nerve graft and a vascularized pseudosheathS E Mackinnon
Division of Plastic Surgery and Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Ont, Canada
J Hand Surg Am 13:935-42. 1988Nerve regeneration across a vascularized pseudosheath and a sural nerve graft was compared in a primate model using histologic and electrophysiologic parameters for regeneration...
- Is laparoscopic unilateral sural nerve grafting during radical prostatectomy effective in retaining sexual potency?Francesco Porpiglia
Division of Urology, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin San Luigi Hospital, Turin, Italy
BJU Int 95:1267-71. 2005To present a pilot study of laparoscopic unilateral sural nerve grafting during radical prostatectomy, with the aim of preserving sexual potency.
- The Kv7 potassium channel activator flupirtine affects clinical excitability parameters of myelinated axons in isolated rat sural nerveRuth Sittl
Institute of Physiology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
J Peripher Nerv Syst 15:63-72. 2010..the effect of flupirtine on the electrical excitability of myelinated axons in isolated segments of rat sural nerve. Axonal excitability was studied in vitro with the same parameters used by clinical neurophysiologists to ..
- Sex-related difference in collateral sprouting of nociceptive axons after peripheral nerve injury in the ratU Kovacic
Institute of Pathophysiology, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Zalosbreve ka 4, 1000, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Exp Neurol 184:479-88. 2003..Eight weeks after nerve injury, skin pinch tests revealed that the nociceptive area of the noninjured sural nerve in the instep skin expanded faster in females; the final result was a 30% larger increase in females than in ..
- Ultrasound-guided needle positioning in sensory nerve conduction study of the sural nerveChristian P Kamm
Department of Neurology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern, Switzerland
Clin Neurophysiol 120:1342-5. 2009To evaluate the usefulness of ultrasound imaging to improve the positioning of the recording needle for nerve conduction studies (NCS) of the sural nerve.
- A comparison of sural nerve conduction studies in patients with impaired oral glucose tolerance testA Kocer
Duzce Medical Faculty, Neurology Department, Duzce University, Duzce Turkey
Acta Neurol Scand 116:399-405. 2007Monitoring of the sural nerve is a sensitive method for detection of neuropathies. We examined different methods of studying sural nerve conduction in a group of patients with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) in the same study.
- Ultrasound imaging of the sural nerve: ultrasound anatomy and rationale for investigationS Ricci
Università Campus Bio Medico di Roma, Area di Geriatria, Centro per la Salute dell Anziano, Roma, Italy
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 39:636-41. 2010Damage to the sural nerve (SuN) may arise from surgical stripping or thermal ablation of the small saphenous vein (SSV).
- Sorbitol and myo-inositol levels and morphology of sural nerve in relation to peripheral nerve function and clinical neuropathy in men with diabetic, impaired, and normal glucose toleranceG Sundkvist
Department of Endocrinology, University of Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
Diabet Med 17:259-68. 2000Sorbitol and myo-inositol levels and morphology of sural nerve were compared with nerve function and clinical neuropathy in men with diabetic, impaired (IGT), and normal glucose tolerance.
- Identification of the characteristic vascular changes in a sural nerve biopsy of a case with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL)J M Schroder
Institute of Neuropathology, Medical Faculty, Technical University Aachen, Germany
Acta Neuropathol 89:116-21. 1995..that similar vascular changes as described in the central nervous system are present in blood vessels of the sural nerve, although less pronounced and, therefore, affording electron microscopy for their unequivocal detection...
- A modified approach to sural nerve biopsy: minimizing complicationsIvica Ducic
Department of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Ann Plast Surg 62:220-2. 2009The traditional sural nerve biopsy is performed through a distal incision at or just above the ankle. Although a simple procedure, these biopsies are associated with significant morbidity...
- Sural nerve donor-site morbidity: thirty-four years of follow-upFrank F A IJpma
University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, The Department of Plastic Surgery, Groningen, The Netherlands
Ann Plast Surg 57:391-5. 2006This study presents a long-term evaluation of sural nerve donor-site morbidity in patients with at least 15 years' follow-up (mean 26 years) after sural nerve harvesting for peripheral nerve repair...
- Topographic analysis of painful laser and sural nerve electrical evoked potentialsRobert Dowman
Department of Psychology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13699 5825, USA
Brain Topogr 16:169-79. 2004..was used to compare evoked potentials elicited by painful laser (LEP) and electrical stimulation of the sural nerve (snSEP) in 22 healthy adults...
- Utility of dorsal sural nerve in early determination of diabetic polyneuropathyKemal Balci
J Peripher Nerv Syst 10:342-3. 2005
- Erectile function following unilateral cavernosal nerve replacementGregory R Hanson
Section of Urology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
Can J Urol 15:3990-3. 2008..We evaluate a large group of patients who underwent a unilateral cavernosal nerve replacement...
- Diagnostic value of sural nerve biopsy in patients with suspected Borrelia neuropathyMaria Schäfers
Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
J Peripher Nerv Syst 13:81-91. 2008..Standard histology and immunohistochemistry were performed on sural nerve biopsies using antibodies to CD4, CD68 and membrane attack complex C5b-9, intercellular adhesion molecule (ICAM)..
- A clinical test to avoid sural nerve injuries in percutaneous Achilles tendon repairsR Flavin
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
Injury 38:845-7. 2007..due the reduced incidence of wound complications, however its use is still limited by the high incidence of sural nerve injuries associated with these repairs...
- Macrophage clustering as a diagnostic marker in sural nerve biopsies of patients with CIDPC Sommer
Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Wurzburg, Germany
Neurology 65:1924-9. 2005..The authors previously observed clustering of macrophages around endoneurial blood vessels in sural nerve biopsies from patients with CIDP.
- Anatomical variations of the sural nerve in the leg: a fetal studyNachiket Shankar
Department of Anatomy, St John s Medical College, Bangalore, India
Neurol India 58:24-8. 2010..importance, numerous studies have been conducted worldwide documenting the anatomical variations of the sural nerve (SN)...
- The effect of anatomical variation of the sural nerve on nerve conduction studiesSung Bom Pyun
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:438-42. 2008To investigate the types of sural nerve formation through cadaver study, and to evaluate the relationship between anatomical variation and nerve conduction study (NCS).
- Genetic modification of human sural nerve segments by a lentiviral vector encoding nerve growth factorMartijn R Tannemaat
Laboratory for Neuroregeneration, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Neurosurgery 61:1286-94; discussion 1294-6. 2007..These problems may be overcome with the use of lentiviral (LV) vectors that direct sustained local transgene expression in cells...
- Anatomy of the sural nerve in a computer-assisted model: implications for surgical minimal-invasive Achilles tendon repairMusa Citak
Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
Br J Sports Med 41:456-8; discussion 458. 2007b>Sural nerve injuries are an evident risk especially of minimal-invasive surgical Achilles tendon repair...
- Acetyl-L-carnitine improves pain, nerve regeneration, and vibratory perception in patients with chronic diabetic neuropathy: an analysis of two randomized placebo-controlled trialsAnders A F Sima
Department of Pathology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
Diabetes Care 28:89-94. 2005..We evaluated frozen databases from two 52-week randomized placebo-controlled clinical diabetic neuropathy trials testing two doses of acetyl-L-carnitine (ALC): 500 and 1,000 mg/day t.i.d...
- The anatomic features of the sural nerve with an emphasis on its clinical importanceZ Asli Aktan Ikiz
Medicine Anatomy Department, Gül sokak No 30, D 11, Alsancak, Izmir, 35100, Turkey
Foot Ankle Int 26:560-7. 2005The sural nerve is formed by the union of the medial and lateral cutaneous nerves of the leg that originate from the tibial and common peroneal nerves...
- Increased sural nerve epineurial blood flow in human subjects with painful diabetic neuropathyS E M Eaton
Diabetes Research Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, UK
Diabetologia 46:934-9. 2003..The aim of this study was to compare epineurial haemodynamics in patients with chronic painful and painless neuropathy...
- Retigabine reduces the excitability of unmyelinated peripheral human axonsP M Lang
Department of Physiology, University of Munich, Pettenkoferstrasse 12, D 80336 Munich, Germany
Neuropharmacology 54:1271-8. 2008..the effects of retigabine on excitability parameters of C-type nerve fibers in isolated fascicles of human sural nerve. Application of retigabine (3-10 microM) produced an increase in membrane threshold...
- Ameliorative potential of rosiglitazone in tibial and sural nerve transection-induced painful neuropathy in ratsVivek Jain
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala 147002, India
Pharmacol Res 59:385-92. 2009..of rosiglitazone, a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR gamma) agonist, in tibial and sural nerve transection-induced neuropathic pain in rats...
- Sural nerve grafting for long defects of the femoral nerve after resection of a retroperitoneal tumourT Tsuchihara
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitami 359 8513, Japan
J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1097-100. 2008..We describe two cases of iatrogenic femoral nerve injury which recovered well after reconstruction with long sural nerve grafts...
- Medial dorsal superficial peroneal nerve studies in patients with polyneuropathy and normal sural responsesMark Kushnir
Department of Neurology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
Muscle Nerve 31:386-9. 2005..MDSP) nerves in 52 patients with clinical evidence of mild chronic sensorimotor polyneuropathy and normal sural nerve responses, in order to assess the diagnostic sensitivity and usefulness of MDSP nerve testing in ..
- Graft of pre-injured sural nerve promotes regeneration of corticospinal tract and functional recovery in rats with chronic spinal cord injuryShi qing Feng
Department of Human Physiology and Centre for Neuroscience, Flinders University School of Medicine, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
Brain Res 1209:40-8. 2008..The resulting sprouting and growth past the injury site is associated with a significant improvement in locomotor function...
- Avoiding sural nerve injuries during percutaneous Achilles tendon repairMartin Majewski
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
Am J Sports Med 34:793-8. 2006b>Sural nerve injury is a reported risk during percutaneous repair of the Achilles tendon.
- Medial plantar nerve conduction studies in healthy controls and diabeticsSissel Løseth
Department of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tromsø and University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
Clin Neurophysiol 118:1155-61. 2007..To collect a reference material of the medial plantar nerve action potential, to test intra/interobserver reliability in healthy controls and to apply the test to a group of patients with diabetes mellitus...
- Calf-contouring surgery of gastrocnemius hypertrophy: selective neurectomy of the sural nerveS C Kim
The Plastic Surgery, 135 894 Gu jeong B D 5F, Sinsa dong 610 5 Kangnam gu, Seoul, Korea
Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:889-93. 2008..Using a popliteal incision, the sural nerve branches to the medial and/or lateral gastrocnemius muscles were dissected from the posterior tibial nerve...
- Diagnostic value of sural nerve demyelination in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathyW M Bosboom
Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Brain 124:2427-38. 2001..The objective of the study was to determine the diagnostic value of features of demyelination and inflammation in sural nerve biopsy specimens of patients with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP)...
- Microscopic anatomy of the sural nerve in the postnatal developing rat: a longitudinal and lateral symmetry studyAndré Jeronimo
Department of Biological Sciences, School of Medicine of Triangulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
J Anat 206:93-9. 2005Rat sural nerve is widely used in experimental studies investigating injury and regeneration of the peripheral nervous system...
- Sural sensory action potential identifies diabetic peripheral neuropathy responders to therapyAaron I Vinik
Strelitz Diabetes Institutes, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, 23510, USA
Muscle Nerve 32:619-25. 2005..004; OR = 0.896). For patients with abnormal VDT, preserved sural SNAP identifies a patient population with less severe DPN who may respond to therapeutic intervention in clinical trials...
- Medial plantar and dorsal sural nerve conduction studies increase the sensitivity in the detection of neuropathy in diabetic patientsKayihan Uluc
Marmara University Hospital, Department of Neurology, Tophanelioglu Cad 13 15 Altunizade, 34640 Istanbul, Turkey
Clin Neurophysiol 119:880-5. 2008..In the present study, we aimed to evaluate the medial plantar and dorsal sural NCS in a group of diabetic patients with distal sensory neuropathy (DSN) and in healthy controls...
- Superficial peroneal sensory and sural nerve conduction studies in peripheral neuropathyY L Lo
Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608, Singapore
J Clin Neurosci 13:547-9. 2006..5%) was significantly higher (P<0.001) compared with sural NCS (75%). The superficial peroneal NCS appeared to have a higher detection rate for peripheral neuropathy in our study, and its study can be adjunctive to sural NCS...
- Clinical utility of dorsal sural nerve conduction studiesJ M Killian
Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin, Suite NB302 Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Muscle Nerve 24:817-20. 2001A technique of testing sensory nerve conduction of the dorsal sural nerve in the foot was used in 38 normal subjects and 70 patients with peripheral neuropathies...
- Effect of hydroalcoholic extract of Acorus calamus on tibial and sural nerve transection-induced painful neuropathy in ratsArunachalam Muthuraman
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala 147002, India
J Nat Med 65:282-92. 2011..to investigate the therapeutic potential of hydroalcoholic extracts of Acorus calamus (AC) in tibial and sural nerve transection (TST)-induced neuropathic pain in rats...
- Critical illness polyneuromyopathy: the electrophysiological components of a complex entityJosef Bednarik
Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Masaryk University, Jihlavska 20, 63900 Brno, The Czech Republic
Intensive Care Med 29:1505-14. 2003..To evaluate the spectrum and time profile of electrophysiological parameters in the detection of neuromuscular involvement in critically ill patients and establish their correlation with biopsy findings...
- Does the tibial and sural nerve transection model represent sympathetically independent pain?Dong Woo Han
Department of Anesthesiology, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Yonsei Med J 47:847-51. 2006..Rats with tibial and sural nerve transection (TST) produce neuropathic pain behaviors, including spontaneous pain, tactile allodynia, and cold ..
- Cytokines in sural nerve biopsies from inflammatory and non-inflammatory neuropathiesThies Lindenlaub
, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080, , Germany
Acta Neuropathol 105:593-602. 2003..Here we studied the cytokine expression in sural nerve biopsy specimens from patients with vasculitic and other inflammatory and non-inflammatory neuropathies, and ..
- A mouse model of sural nerve injury-induced neuropathy: gabapentin inhibits pain-related behaviors and the hyperactivity of wide-dynamic range neurons in the dorsal hornYu Omori
Department of Applied Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, Sugitani, Toyama, Japan
J Pharmacol Sci 109:532-9. 2009..b>Sural nerve ligation did not affect motor function of the affected hind paw, but tibial and common peroneal nerve ligation ..
- Evidence of changes in sural nerve conduction mediated by light emitting diode irradiationElke Vinck
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Lasers Med Sci 20:35-40. 2005..A randomised controlled study was conducted by measuring antidromic nerve conduction on the peripheral sural nerve of healthy subjects (n=64)...
- Ultrasound improves the success rate of a sural nerve block at the ankleKirsten E Redborg
Departments of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:24-8. 2009During ankle block performance, anesthetizing the sural nerve is important for generating complete anesthesia of the lateral aspect of the foot...
- Aldose reductase inhibition by AS-3201 in sural nerve from patients with diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathyVera Bril
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Diabetes Care 27:2369-75. 2004..of this investigation was to determine whether AS-3201, a new aldose reductase inhibitor, penetrates the sural nerve and inhibits sorbitol and fructose accumulation in patients with diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy (DSP)...
- Sural nerve pathology in diabetic patients with minimal but progressive neuropathyR A Malik
Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL, UK
Diabetologia 48:578-85. 2005The early pathological features of human diabetic neuropathy are not clearly defined. Therefore we quantified nerve fibre and microvascular pathology in sural nerve biopsies from diabetic patients with minimal neuropathy.
- A novel strategy for repairing preganglionic cervical root avulsion in brachial plexus injury by sural nerve graftingJau Ching Wu
Department of Neurosurgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
J Neurosurg 110:775-85. 2009....
- A morphometric study on the longitudinal and lateral symmetry of the sural nerve in mature and aging female ratsAndré Jeronimo
Department of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Brain Res 1222:51-60. 2008..We investigated morphological and morphometric aspects of the sural nerve in aging rats...
- Long-term effects of ranirestat (AS-3201) on peripheral nerve function in patients with diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathyVera Bril
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
Diabetes Care 29:68-72. 2006..We aimed to determine whether ranirestat, an aldose reductase inhibitor, maintains the improved nerve function observed in patients with diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy (DSP) after completing a 12-week nerve biopsy study...
- The relative contributions of the medial sural and peroneal communicating nerves to the sural nerveChang Hwan Kim
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Inha University Hospital, Jung Gu, Inchon 400 711, Korea
Yonsei Med J 47:415-22. 2006..medial sural cutaneous nerve (MSCN) and peroneal communicating nerve (PCN) conjoin in the calf area to form the sural nerve (SN)...
- Dysmyelinating sensory-motor neuropathy in merosin-deficient congenital muscular dystrophyA Di Muzio
Center for Neuromuscular Diseases, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
Muscle Nerve 27:500-6. 2003..Thus, in congenital muscular dystrophy, merosin expression may be dissociated in different tissues, and the neuropathy is sensory-motor and due to abnormal myelinogenesis...
- Validation of the Toronto Clinical Scoring System for diabetic polyneuropathyVera Bril
Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Diabetes Care 25:2048-52. 2002..to determine the validity of the Toronto Clinical Scoring System (CSS) in reflecting the presence and severity of diabetic peripheral sensorimotor polyneuropathy (DSP) as determined by myelinated fiber density (FD) on sural nerve biopsy.
- Axonal phenotype of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease associated with a mutation in the myelin protein zero geneF Chapon
Laboratoire de Neuropathologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Caen, 14033 Caen, France
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 66:779-82. 1999..One of the patients, presently 30 years old, showed only Argyll Robertson-like pupils as an objective sign but no clinical or electrophysiological signs of peripheral neuropathy...
- Sural nerve fibre pathology in diabetic patients with mild neuropathy: relationship to pain, quantitative sensory testing and peripheral nerve electrophysiologyR A Malik
University Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, M13 9WL, UK
Acta Neuropathol 101:367-74. 2001..b>Sural nerve myelinated and unmyelinated fibre pathology was morphometrically quantified and related to the presence of pain ..
- The Thr124Met mutation in the peripheral myelin protein zero (MPZ) gene is associated with a clinically distinct Charcot-Marie-Tooth phenotypeP De Jonghe
Department of Biochemistry, Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology VIB, University of Antwerp UIA, University Hospital Antwerpen UZA, Belgium
Brain 122:281-90. 1999..Clusters of remyelinating axons in a sural nerve biopsy demonstrate an axonal involvement, with axonal regeneration...
- Neurophysiological and ultrasound findings in sural nerve lesions following stripping of the small saphenous veinS Simonetti
Division of Neurology, E O Ospedali Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, I 16128 Genoa, Italy
Muscle Nerve 22:1724-6. 1999We describe the neurophysiological and ultrasound (US) findings in two patients with right sural nerve lesions following stripping of the small saphenous vein for varicose vein treatment...
- Anatomy of the sural nerve and its relation to the Achilles tendonJ Webb
Department of Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery, North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital, UK
Foot Ankle Int 21:475-7. 2000b>Sural nerve injury is a complication of Achilles Tendon (TA) rupture. We dissected 30 cadaveric lower limbs to describe the course of the sural nerve in relation to the TA...
- Diagnostic value of sural nerve biopsy in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathyD S Molenaar
Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:84-9. 1998To investigate the additional diagnostic value of sural nerve biopsy of 64 patients in whom chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) was considered, as sural nerve biopsy is recommended in the research criteria of an ad ..
- Epidermal nerve fiber density and sural nerve morphometry in peripheral neuropathiesD N Herrmann
Department of Neurology, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Neurology 53:1634-40. 1999To study intraepidermal nerve fiber (IENF) density in distal leg skin biopsies, sural nerve morphometry, electrophysiology, and clinical features in patients with peripheral neuropathies.
- Early myelin breakdown following sural nerve crush: a freeze-fracture studyA M Martinez
Departamento de Histologia e Embriologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
Braz J Med Biol Res 33:1477-82. 2000..These alterations are compatible with a direct injury to the myelin sheath following nerve crush. The results are discussed in terms of a similar mechanism underlying both axon and myelin breakdown...
- Diagnostic and therapeutic value due to suspected diagnosis, long-term complications, and indication for sural nerve biopsyAlbert Ruth
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:214-7. 2005In order to elicit the usefulness of sural nerve biopsy we retrospectively evaluated the courses of disease of every patient, who underwent this procedure in our department between January 1995 and March 2000...
- Sural nerve harvest: anatomy and techniqueBerish Strauch
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
J Reconstr Microsurg 21:133-6. 2005A minimally-invasive technique of sural nerve harvesting using an initial blunt tip harvesting device, combined with a recessed sharp cutting mechanism for final severance of the nerve, has been developed...
- Subjective outcomes following sural nerve harvestMichael Miloro
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5180, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:1150-4. 2005The goal of this study was to assess subjective patient recovery of donor site sensory deficit following sural nerve harvest for trigeminal nerve repair surgery.
- Origin and make up of the human sural nerveH Mestdagh
Laboratoire d'Anatomie, , Place de Verdun, F-59045 Lille, France
Surg Radiol Anat 23:307-12. 2001The dissection of 37 cadavers has shown that in only a third of cases, the sural nerve comes from the communication between the medial cutaneous nerve, derived from the tibial nerve, and the communicating branch of the lateral cutaneous ..
- Transperineurial arterioles in human sural nerveJ Beggs
Division of Neuropathology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 50:704-18. 1991..Axon varicosities exhibit a variety of morphologically distinct vesicles including dense-cored and a diversity of agranular vesicles. These findings suggest that TPA play a role in the neurogenic control of endoneurial blood flow...
- Sural and saphenous 14-cm antidromic sensory nerve conduction studiesRalph M Buschbacher
Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 82:421-6. 2003..To create a large database of normal values for the sural and saphenous nerve conduction studies and to compare the results for the two nerves...
- Anatomical variations of the sural nervePasuk Mahakkanukrauh
Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Chiangmai University, Chiangmai, Thailand 50200
Clin Anat 15:263-6. 2002An anatomical study of the formation of the sural nerve (SN) was carried out on 76 Thai cadavers. The results revealed that 67...
- Late onset axonal Charcot-Marie-Tooth phenotype caused by a novel myelin protein zero mutationH M E Bienfait
Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:534-7. 2006..The primary axonal disease process in these patients points to a function of MPZ in maintenance of the myelinated axons, apart from securing stability of the myelin layer...
- "Double whammy" neuropathy: a 37-year-old woman with burning and weakness in both legsSimon J Hickman
Department of Neurology, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, UK
Lancet Neurol 5:632-6. 2006
- [Histopathological features of biopsied peroneus brevis muscle in patients with peripheral neuropathies]Mariko Yamashita
Department of Neurology, Osaka Saiseikai Nakatsu Hospital, 2 10 39 Shibata, Kita ku, Osaka 530 0012, Japan
No To Shinkei 55:1033-9. 2003..milder in the PB muscles of CIDP patients and more marked in those showing definite axonal degeneration in the sural nerve. The severity of the neuropathic changes in the PB muscles, however, did not necessarily correlate with the ..
- Electrophysiology of small peripheral nerve fibers in man. A study using the cutaneous silent periodJovita Svilpauskaite
Department of Neurology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 42:300-13. 2006..The cutaneous silent period (CuSP), a transient suppression of electromyographic voluntary activity that follows painful stimuli, could serve as an objective functional measure of the A delta fibers...
- Use of an intact sensory nerve to bridge a motor nerve defect: an experimental studySerçin Tirelioğlu
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Anatomy, and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey
J Neurosurg 104:804-9. 2006..The goal of this study was to identify the source of the regenerating axons...
- Phenotypic and cellular expression of two novel connexin32 mutations causing CMT1XK A Kleopa
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Nicosia, Cyprus
Neurology 66:396-402. 2006..To determine the phenotypic and cellular expression of two novel connexin32 (Cx32) mutations causing X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT1X)...
- Dichloroacetate causes toxic neuropathy in MELAS: a randomized, controlled clinical trialP Kaufmann
Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
Neurology 66:324-30. 2006..To evaluate the efficacy of dichloroacetate (DCA) in the treatment of mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes (MELAS)...
- Peripheral neuropathy in genetic mitochondrial diseasesDavid E Stickler
Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Pediatr Neurol 34:127-31. 2006....
- Hypertriglyceridemia and peripheral neuropathy in neurologically asymptomatic patientsHania S Kassem
Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:775-9. 2005..In this study we intended to find a correlation between hypertriglyceridemia and peripheral neuropathy (PN) in patients with a high triglyceride level and no neurological complaints...
- Chronic sensory neuronopathy associated with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I infectionRie Shimazaki
Third Department of Internal Medicine, Oita Medical University, Hasama 1 1, 879 5593, Oita, Japan
J Neurol Sci 194:55-8. 2002..A sural nerve specimen revealed severe degeneration of myelinated and unmyelinated axons...
- Clinicopathologic features of nonsystemic vasculitic neuropathy and microscopic polyangiitis-associated neuropathy: a comparative studyM Sugiura
Department of Neurology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
J Neurol Sci 241:31-7. 2006..To compare clinicopathologic findings in nonsystemic vasculitic neuropathy (NSVN) and microscopic polyangiitis-associated neuropathy (MPAN)...
- The effect of height on paclitaxel nerve damageHarry Openshaw
Department of Neurology, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
J Neurooncol 74:207-10. 2005..Nerve length is probably one of these factors. To determine whether the effect of height is clinically important would require additional study with a larger number of subjects and longer clinical follow-up...
- Reversible multifocal conduction block in sarcoid neuropathyChieko Suzuki
J Peripher Nerv Syst 11:93-5. 2006
- Thalidomide neuropathy in patients treated for metastatic prostate cancerF M Molloy
EMG Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1404, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-1404, USA
Muscle Nerve 24:1050-7. 2001..Older age and cumulative dose were possible contributing factors. Neuropathy may thus be a common complication of thalidomide in older patients. The SNAP index can be used to monitor peripheral neuropathy, but not for early detection...
- Dichloroacetate causes toxic neuropathy in MELAS: a randomized, controlled clinical trialIrina A Anselm
Neurology 67:1313; author reply 1313. 2006
- [Clinical characteristics of Cuban epidemic neuropathy]N Gómez-Viera
Hospital Clinico Quirurgico Hermanos Ameijeiras, La Habana, Cuba
Rev Neurol 25:1848-52. 1997..At the beginning of 1992 an epidemic neuropathy was seen in Cuba...
- Bioengineered scaffolds for peripheral nerve repairRavi V Bellamkonda; Fiscal Year: 2010..The clinical "gold standard" for bridging peripheral nerve gaps is autografts (typically using sensory sural nerve), where 40~50% of patients regain useful function...
- Biomarkers in Diabetic NeuropathyEVA LUCILLE FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..DN and measure its progression include nerve conduction studies, quantitative sensory measures and decreased sural nerve myelinated fiber density (MFD)...
- Mechanisms of HIV-Induced PNS Disease: The SIV Macaque ModelJoseph Mankowski; Fiscal Year: 2009..inflammation of the dorsal root ganglia with abundant replication of SIV in macrophages and neuronal loss, sural nerve inflammation, and reduction in the number of epidermal nerve fibers in the feet...
- Rho GTPases and Neuroprotection Model in Cancer TherapyQun Lu; Fiscal Year: 2012..inhibitor CCG-1423) combinations enhance anti-cancer efficacy while reducing CIPN (measured by improving sural nerve conduction and touch sensation) in immunocompetent mice inoculated with syngeneic Lewis Lung carcinoma cells...
- OPTIC NEUROPATHY FROM MITOCHONDRIAL DERANGEMENTAlfredo Sadun; Fiscal Year: 1999..given the investigator unparalleled access to examine patients and obtain tissues (150 sera and CSF samples, sural nerve biopsies, and an eye with optic nerve all secured at the height of the epidemic) from CEON patients...
- Supraspinal Modulation of Neuropathic PainBradley Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007..develops following transection of the tibial and common peroneal branches of the sciatic nerve, leaving the sural nerve intact...
- MYELOPATHY AND NEUROPATHY DURING CHANGING HIV BURDENBenjamin Gelman; Fiscal Year: 2004..AIM 3 will approach the problem retrospectively using a unique asset. We archived fresh spinal cord and sural nerve specimens over a period of 13 years spanning from the pre-AZT, pre-neurotoxic, pre-protease inhibitor, and the ..
- NON-INVASIVE SURROGATE MARKERS FOR DIABETIC NEUROPATHYAndrew Boulton; Fiscal Year: 2004..Moreover, subjects who have either recently undergone or are planned to undergo fascicular sural nerve biopsy will also have assessment of corneal nerve morphology and the p75NTR titre to define their exact ..
- Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying spasms in SCIMaria Knikou; Fiscal Year: 2004..A future study can be concentrated on the potential reflex pathways underlying spasms and their relation to hip extension (end of stance phase) during assisted locomotion in incomplete SCI patients. ..
- ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION IN HUMAN DIABETIC NEUROPATHYCHARLENE HAFER MACKO; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- MOLECULAR BASIS OF HEREDITARY NEURALGIC AMYOTROPHYPHILLIP CHANCE; Fiscal Year: 2008..Moreover, characterization of the HNA gene may have broader pathophysiological and therapeutic implications for more common idiopathic forms of brachial neuropathy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 2007 International Peripheral Nerve Society Meeting at Snowbird, UtahA Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007..The meeting directly impacts public health and patient care by disseminating important new ideas (both research and therapeutic) and by developing consensus guidelines. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Identification and characterization of the ALS4 genePHILLIP CHANCE; Fiscal Year: 2006..Specific Aim (5) is to develop an animal model of ALS4 by introducing an identified disease-causing mutation into the germline of the mouse by employing either transgenesis or gene targeting. ..
- DIABETIC NEUROPATHY STUDYPETER DYCK; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Oxidative Stress and Nerve Pathology in DiabetesAndrew Mizisin; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Standards of Scientific ConductMichael Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2008..Effective teaching about standards of the [unreadable] responsible conduct of research will help to promote public health by fostering integrity in the conduct of biomedical research. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Multi-Joint Sensorimotor Dysfunction of the Stroke ArmBRIAN SCHMIT; Fiscal Year: 2008..In addition, conventional therapies may be applied more efficiently or effectively using the principles that will be demonstrated by this study. ..
- HEARING DEFICIT DUE TO AUDITORY NEUROPATHYArnold Starr; Fiscal Year: 2009..The results of our studies could have major impact on the diagnosis, classification, understanding, and treatment of auditory neuropathy. ..
- SPINAL MOTOR CONDUCTION AND RECOVERY AFTER HUMAN SCIBlair Calancie; Fiscal Year: 2009..A slow-release formulation the K-channel blocker 4-aminopyridine will be tested for its effects on conduction in some cases. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Reflex Regulation of Motor function in Human SCIBRIAN D contact SCHMIT; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study has important implications for therapies aimed at restoring movement in SCI and for the treatment of spasticity to improve functional movements. ..
- Exercise-based Motivational Interviewing for FibromyalgiaDENNIS CHUA ANG; Fiscal Year: 2010..Furthermore, if proven efficacious, Ml could readily be applied to other chronically painful conditions (e.g. chronic back pain). ..
- HYPERTENSION, RISK FOR HYPERTENSION AND HYPOALGESIAChristopher France; Fiscal Year: 2003..Three studies are proposed that will use the nociceptive flexion reflex (NFR), defined as the intensity of sural nerve stimulation required to elicit leg withdrawal, as an objective measure of nociception...
- Magnetic Resonance in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010..This knowledge, in subsequent studies, is expected to lead to new therapies for PAD-related functional impairment and functional decline. ..
- Peptidergic Neurotransmission in the Spinal CordVIRGINIA SEYBOLD; Fiscal Year: 2009..If the hypothesis is proven to be true, the data will provide evidence for a new therapeutic strategy that may be effective in treating peripheral inflammatory diseases. ..
- Preventing Adverse Reactions in Novice Blood DonorsChristopher R France; Fiscal Year: 2010..Because we are working directly with the American Red Cross, our findings can be quickly translated into practice. ..
- In-Vivo Confocal Imaging of Meissner's Corpuscles as a Measure of HIV NeuropathyDavid Herrmann; Fiscal Year: 2008..In-vivo RCM of MCs may prove to have wide application for early identification of sensory peripheral neuropathies, and to assess effectiveness of therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Inflammation and Peripheral Arterial Disease OutcomesMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2008..Results will be used to develop interventions to improve functioning and prevent functional decline in PAD. ..
- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NEURAL REGENERATIONRoger Madison; Fiscal Year: 2007..Many collaborations for translational studies are formed at this symposium. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SENSORY NEURON ADDITION IN RATPAUL FAREL; Fiscal Year: 2002..We will also determine whether the presumed population of type-L neurons differs from nature sensory neurons in the functional differentiation. ..
- IGFS MEDIATE MOTILITY IN HUMAN NEUROBLASTOMA CELLSEva Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2002..Clearly, anti-growth factory therapy, targeted at specific genes, has both theoretical and practical appear in the treatment of NBL. ..
- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NEURAL REGENERATIONRoger Madison; Fiscal Year: 2003..This format has been very successful during the previous eight symposia. ..
- BODY WEIGHT SUPPORTED AMBULATION TRAINING AFTER SCIBlair Calancie; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- ROLE OF INTERNEURONAL CIRCUITS IN HUMAN SPINAL CORD INJUBRIAN SCHMIT; Fiscal Year: 2004..The principles developed in this study will form the basis for new treatment modalities for spasticity in spinal cord injury. ..
- GLUCOTOXICITY MEDIATES APOPTOSIS IN DIABETIC NEUROPATHYEva Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2005..Use genetically altered mice to characterize the death pathway in clinical diabetic neuropathy and determine the point of IGF-I protection ..
- TRAINING IN CLINICAL RESEARCH ETHICSMichael Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Mechanisms of Disability in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results will be used to develop interventions designed to improve lower extremity functioning and prevent functional decline in persons with PAD. ..
- Neurophysiological Changes in Mild Cognitive ImpairmentArnold Starr; Fiscal Year: 2005..Experimental findings may also have clinical applications for determining the risk of conversion from MCI to Alzheimer's disease in individual MCI patients, and could provide objective measures of treatment efficacy. ..
- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NEURAL REGENERATIONRoger Madison; Fiscal Year: 2005..This format has been very successful during the previous ten symposia. ..
- Epidermal Innervation as an Outcome MeasureDavid Herrmann; Fiscal Year: 2006..measures which include: a) a patient generated pain scale; b) quantitative sensory testing; c) sural nerve conduction; and d) autonomic function. Dr...
- ETHNIC DISPARITY IN THE USE OF JOINT ARTHROPLASTYDENNIS ANG; Fiscal Year: 2007..The Program Director, Munro Peacock, M.D., was appointed in July 1987. The GCRC was ..
- The Manahattan HIV Brain BankSusan Morgello; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Surgical Management of Facial Nerve InjuryTheresa Hadlock; Fiscal Year: 2007..The academic environment is one of complete dedication to advancing both biomedical science and patient care through careful study and diligent investigation, and of support for the mentored investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- HYPOGLYCEMIA AND AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM FUNCTIONRoy Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2007..Thus, the broad long term objectives of the proposal are to fully understand the mechanisms and consequences of hypoglycemia associated autonomic failure with the ultimate goal of finding an efficacious treatment. ..
- Improving Functioning in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007..By identifying the optimal exercise program for improving functioning in PAD patients with and without IC, our findings will have substantial clinical and public health implications for millions of patients with PAD. ..
- PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2001..They further state that the results of this study will be used to develop subsequent intervention studies designed to improve quality of life and prevent functional decline among men and women with PAD. ..