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1998 Research Publications

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Alexeeva N, Broton JG, Calancie B (1998) Latency of changes in spinal motoneuron excitability evoked by transcranial magnetic brain stimulation in spinal cord injured individuals. EEG Clin Neurophysiol 109:297-303.

Amador MJ, Lynne CM, Brackett NL (1998) Contemporary information regarding male fertility following spinal cord injury. SCI Nursing 15:61-65.

Bethea JR, Castro M, Keane RW, Lee TT, Dietrich WD, Yezierski RP (1998) Traumatic spinal cord injury induces nuclear factor-kB activation. J Neurosci 18:3251-3260.

Betz L, Dietrich WD (1998) The blood-brain barrier in cerebral ischemia. In: Cerebrovascular Disease: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management. MD Ginsberg, J Bogousslavky (eds). Blackwell Scientific, Cambridge, pp. 358-370.

Bigland-Ritchie B, Fuglevand AJ, Thomas CK (1998) Contractile properties of human motor units: Is man a cat? Neuroscientist 4:240-249.

Brackett NL, Bloch WE, Lynne CM (1998) Predictors of necrospermia in men with spinal cord injury. J Urol 159:844-847.

Brackett NL, Ferrell SM, Aballa TC, Amador MJ, Lynne CM (1998) Semen quality in spinal cord injured men: Does it progressively decline postinjury? Arch Phys Med Rehabil 79:625-628.

Brackett N, Ferrell SM, Aballa TC, Amador MJ, Padron OF, Sonksen J, Lynne CM (1998) An analysis of 653 trials of penile vibratory stimulation in men with spinal cord injury. J Urol 159:1931-1934.

Brewer KL, Yezierski RP (1998) Effects of adrenal medullary transplants on pain-related behaviors following excitotoxic spinal cord injury. Brain Res 798:83-92.

Calancie B, Harris W, Broton JG, Alexeeva N, Green BA (1998) “Threshold-level” multipulse transcranial electrical stimulation of motor cortex for intraoperative monitoring of spinal motor tracts: Description of method and comparison to somatosensory evoked potential monitoring. J Neurosurg 88:457-470.

Cameron T, Broton JG, Needham-Shropshire B, Klose KJ (1998) An upper body exercise system incorporating resistive exercise and neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMS). J Spinal Cord Med 21:1-6.

Dietrich WD (1998) Trauma to the nervous system. In: Cell Death in Diseases of the Nervous System. VE Koliatsos, R Ratan (eds). Humana, pp. 381-401.

Dietrich WD (1998) The neurobiology of stroke. In: International Review of Neurology. RJ Bradley, RA Harris (eds). Academic, New York, pp. 55-101.

Dietrich WD, Alonso O, Busto R, Prado R, Zhao W, Dewanjee MK, Ginsberg MD (1998) Posttraumatic cerebral ischemia after fluid percussion brain injury: An autoradiographic and histopathological study in rats. Neurosurg 43:585-594.

Dietrich WD, Kraydieh S, Prado R, Stagliano NE (1998) White matter alterations following thromboembolic stroke: A beta-amyloid precursor protein immunocytochemical study in rats. Acta Neuropathol 95:524-531.

Dora CD, Koch S, Sanchez A, Ruenes G, Liu S, Yezierski RP (1998) Intraspinal injection of adenosine agonists protect against L-NAME induced neuronal loss in the rat. J Neurotrauma 15:473-483.

Dyrehag L-E, Widerström-Noga EG, Carlsson SG, Kåberger K, Hedner N, Mannheimer C, Andersson SA (1998) Relations between self-rated musculoskeletal symptoms and signs and psychological distress in chronic neck and shoulder pain. Scand J Rehab Med 30:235-242.

Eaton MJ, Plunkett JA, Karmally S, Martinez MA, Montanez K (1998) Changes in GAD- and GABA- immunoreactivity in the spinal dorsal horn after peripheral nerve injury and promotion of recovery by lumbar transplant of immortalized serotonergic precursors. J Chem Neuroanat 16:57-72.

Emery E, Aldana P, Bunge MB, Puckett W, Srinivasan A, Keane RW, Bethea J, Levi ADO (1998) Apoptosis after traumatic human spinal cord injury. J Neurosurg 89:911-920.

Evans PJ, Mackinnon SE, Levi AD, Wade JA, Hunter DA, Nakao Y, Midha R (1998) Cold preserved nerve allografts: Changes in basement membrane, viability, immunogenicity, and regeneration. Muscle Nerve 21:1507-1522.

Fernandez-Valle C, Wood PM, Bunge MB (1998) Localization of focal adhesion kinase in differentiating Schwann cell/neuron cultures. Microsc Res Tech 41:416-430.

Gautier SE, Oudega M, Fragoso M, Chapon P, Plant GW, Bunge MB, Parel J-M (1998) Poly (a-hydroxyacids) for application in the spinal cord: Resorbability and biocompatibility with adult rat Schwann cells and spinal cord. J Biomed Mater Res 42:642-654.

Hagg T, Oudega M (1998) Neurotrophic factors and CNS regeneration. In: Spinal Cord Monitoring: Basic Principles, Regeneration, Pathophysiology and Clinical Aspects. E Stålberg, MS Sharma, Y Olsson (eds). Springer Wien, New York, pp. 129-156.

Kleitman N, Wood PM, Bunge RP (1998) Tissue culture methods for the study of myelination. In: Culturing Nerve Cells. 2nd Edition. G Banker, K Goslin (eds). MIT, Boston, pp. 545-594.

Krassioukov AV, Bygrave MA, Puckett WR, Bunge RP, Rogers KA (1998) Human sympathetic preganglionic neurons and motoneurons retrogradely labelled with DiI. J Auton Nerv Syst 70:123-128.

Lee TT, Green BA, Gromelski EB (1998) Safety and stability of open-door cervical expansive laminoplasty. J Spinal Disord 11:12-15.

Lee TT, Green BA, Petrin DR (1998) Treatment of stable burst fracture of the atlas (Jefferson fracture) with rigid cervical collar. Spine 23:1963-1967.

Lee TT, Gromelski EB, Bowen BC, Green BA (1998) Diagnostic and surgical management of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas. Neurosurg 43:242-247.

Lee TT, Gromelski EB, Green BA (1998) Surgical treatment of spinal ependymoma and post-operative radiotherapy. Acta Neurochir (Wien) 140:309-313.

Lee TT, Manzano GR, Green BA (1998) Emergency management of cervical spine injuries. In: Sports Neurology, Second Edition. BD Jordan (ed.) Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, pp. 137-149.

Levi ADO (1998) Neurological syndromes of the craniovertebral junction. In: Surgery of the Craniovertebral Junction. CA Dickman, VKH Sonntag, RF Spetzler (eds). Thieme Medical, New York, pp. 103-120.

Levi AD, Choi WG, Keller PJ, Heiserman JE, Sonntag VK, Dickman CA (1998) The radiographic and imaging characteristics of porous tantalum implants within the human cervical spine. Spine 23:1245-1250.

Levi ADO, Green BA (1998) Advances in the management of spinal cord injury: Has the laboratory increased our understanding? Neurosurg Quarter 8:236-242.

Lin B, Ginsberg MD, Busto R, Dietrich WD (1998) Sequential analysis of subacute and chronic neuronal, astrocytic and microglial alterations after transient global ischemia in rats. Acta Neuropathol 95:511-523.

Madsen PW, Falcone S, Bowen BC, Green BA (1998) Post-traumatic syringomyelia. In: Spine Trauma. AM Levine, FJ Eismont, SR Garfin, JE Zigler (eds). Saunders, Philadelphia, pp. 608-629.

Martinez-Arizala A, Green BA (1998) Experimental spinal cord injury. In: Spine Trauma. AM Levine, FJ Eismont, SR Garfin, JE Zigler (eds). Saunders, Philadelphia, pp. 87-101.

Menei P, Montero-Menei C, Whittemore SR, Bunge RP, Bunge MB (1998) Schwann cells genetically modified to secrete human BDNF promote enhanced axonal regrowth across transected adult rat spinal cord. Eur J Neurosci 10:607-621.

Moser PE, Nash MS, Perry AC, LaPerriere AR, Goldberg RB (1998) Effects of aerobic circuit training on adolescents with well-controlled insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 79:652-657.

Nash MS (1998) Exercise reconditioning of the heart and peripheral circulation after spinal cord injury. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 3:1-15.

Nash MS, Jacobs PL, Klerk KM, Green BA (1998) Oxyhemoglobin desaturation and aberrant carbon dioxide homeostasis during electrically stimulated exercise in a ventilator-dependent tetraplegic patient. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 79:873-876.

Nash MS, Jacobs PL (1998) Cardiac structure and function in exercise trained and sedentary persons with paraplegia. Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:1336-1337.

Panchision DM, Martin-DeLeon PA, Takeshima T, Johnston JM, Shimoda K, Tsoulfas P, McKay RD, Commissiong JW (1998) An immortalized, type-1 astrocyte of mesencephalic origin source of a dopaminergic neurotrophic factor. J Mol Neurosci 11:209-221.

Pelton PD, Sherman LS, Rizvi TA, Marchionni MA, Wood P, Friedman RA, Ratner N (1998) Ruffling membrane, stress fiber, cell spreading and proliferation abnormalities in human Schwannoma cells. Oncogene 17:2195-2209.

Ramón-Cueto A, Plant GW, Avila J, Bunge MB (1998) Long-distance axonal regeneration in the transected adult rat spinal cord is promoted by olfactory ensheathing glia transplants. J Neurosci 18:3803-3815.

Siuciak JA, Clark MS, Rind HB, Whittemore SR, Russo AF (1998) BDNF induction of tryptophan hydroxylase mRNA levels in the rat brain. J Neurosci Res 52:149-158.

Thomas CK, Tucker ME, Bigland-Ritchie B (1998) Voluntary muscle weakness and co-activation after chronic cervical spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 15:149-161.

Urfer R, Tsoulfas P, O’Connell L, Hongo J-A, Zhao W, Presta LG (1998) High resolution mapping of the binding site of TrkA for nerve growth factor and TrkC for neurotrophin-3 on the second immunoglobulin-like domain of the Trk receptors. J Biol Chem 273:5829-5840.

Wada K, Chatzipanteli K, Kraydieh S, Busto R, Dietrich WD (1998) Inducible nitric oxide synthase expression after traumatic brain injury and neuroprotection with aminoguanidine treatment in rats. Neurosurgery 43:1427-1436.

Wada K, Chatzipanteli K, Busto R, Dietrich WD (1998) Role of nitric oxide in traumatic brain injury in the rat. J Neurosurg 89:807-818.

Wang TJ, Rittenhouse HG, Wolfert RL, Lynne CM, Brackett NL (1998) PSA concentration in seminal plasma. Clin Chem 44:895-896. (Letter to the Editor).

Yezierski RP (1998) Commentary: Effects of adrenal transplants on pain behaviors following spinal cord injury. Europ J Pain 2:149-151.

Yezierski RP, Liu S, Ruenes GL, Kajander KJ, Brewer KL (1998) Excitotoxic spinal cord injury: Behavioral and morphological characteristics of a central pain model. Pain 75:141-155.