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2000 Research Publications

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Amador MJ, Lynne CM, Brackett NL (2000) A Guide and Resource Directory to Male Fertility Following Spinal Cord Injury/Dysfunction. Sponsored by the Paralyzed Veterans of America Education and Training Foundation. Published by The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, Miami, Florida.

Ances BM, Greenberg JH, Detre JA, Dietrich WD (2000) Acute carotid occlusion alters the activation flow coupling response to forepaw stimulation in a rat model. Stroke 31:955-960.

Belanger E, Levi ADO (2000) The acute and chronic management of spinal cord injury. J Am Coll Surg 190:603-618.

Belanger E, Levi ADO (2000) Tuberculosis of the axis in a patient with systemic sarcoidosis: Technique of posterior open biopsy of the dens: Case report. Neurosurg 47:969-972.

Belanger E, Picard C, Lacerte D, Lavallee P, Levi AD (2000) Subacute posttraumatic ascending myelopathy after spinal cord injury. Report of three cases. J Neurosurg 93:294-299.

Bethea JR (2000) Spinal cord injury-induced inflammation: A dual-edged sword. Prog Brain Res 128:33-42. Review.

Bigland-Ritchie B, Zijdewind I, Thomas CK (2000) Muscle fatigue induced by stimulation with and without doublets. Muscle Nerve 23:1348-1355.

Brackett NL, Denys P, Chartier-Kastler E, Sonksen J, Vodusek DB (2000) Neurological disorders: Erectile and ejaculatory dysfunction. In: Erectile Dysfunction, 1st International Consultation on Erectile Dysfunction. A Jardin, G Wagner, S Khoury, F Giuliano, H Padma-Nathan, R Rosen (eds)., WHO, Paris, pp. 593-645.

Brackett NL, Lynne CM (2000) The method of assisted ejaculation affects the outcome of semen quality studies in men with spinal cord injury: A review. Neurorehab 15:89-100.

Brackett NL, Lynne CM, Aballa TC, Ferrell SM (2000) Sperm motility from the vas deferens of spinal cord injured men is higher than from the ejaculate. J Urol 164:712-715.

Bruce JH, Norenberg MD, Kraydieh S, Puckett W, Marcillo A, Dietrich D (2000) Schwannosis: Role of gliosis and proteoglycan in human spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 17:781-788.

Bunge MB (2000) What type of bridges will best promote axonal regeneration across an area of injury in the adult mammalian spinal cord? In: Degeneration and Regeneration in the Nervous System. NR Saunders, KM Dziegielewska (eds). Harwood Academic, Berkshire, UK, pp. 171-189.

Calancie B, Del Rosario Molano M, Broton JG (2000) Neural plasticity as revealed by the natural progression of movement expression-both voluntary and involuntary-in humans after spinal cord injury. In: Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 128. FJ Seil (ed). Raven, New York, pp. 71-88.

Casella GT, Wieser R, Bunge RP, Margitich IS, Katz J, Olson L, Wood P (2000) Density dependent regulation of human Schwann cell proliferation. Glia 30:165-177.

Cejas PJ, Martinez M, Karmally S, McKillop M, McKillop J, Plunkett JA, Oudega M, Eaton MJ (2000) Lumbar transplant of neurons genetically modified to secrete brain-derived neurotrophic factor attenuates allodynia and hyperalgesia after sciatic nerve constriction. Pain 86:195-210.

Chatzipanteli K, Alonso OF, Kraydieh S, Dietrich WD (2000) Importance of posttraumatic hypothermia and hyperthermia on the inflammatory response after fluid percussion brain injury: Biochemical and immunocytochemical studies. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 20:531-542.

Chatzipanteli K, Yanagawa Y, Marcillo AE, Kraydieh S, Yezierski RP, Dietrich WD (2000) Posttraumatic hypothermia reduces polymorphonuclear leukocyte accumulation following spinal cord injury in rats. J Neurotrauma 17:321-332.

Choi WW, Green BA, Levi ADO (2000) Computer assisted fluoroscopic targeting system for pedicle screw insertion. Neurosurg 46:872-878.

Coleman WP, Benzel E, Cahill DW, Ducker T, Geisler F, Green B, Gropper MR, Goffin J, Madsen PW 3rd, Maiman DJ, Ondra SL, Rosner M, Sasso RC, Trost GR, Zeidman S (2000) A critical appraisal of the reporting of the National Acute Spinal Cord Injury Studies (II and III) of methylprednisolone in acute spinal cord injury. J Spinal Disord 13:185-199.

Dietrich WD (2000) Hypothermic protection in experimental models of brain and spinal cord injury. In: State-of-the-Art Handbook on CNS Trauma. H Banik, E Dixon (eds). Prominent Press.

Dietrich WD (2000) Trauma of the nervous system: Basic neuroscience of neurotrauma. In: Neurology in Clinical Practice. WG Bradley, RB Daroff, GM Fenichel, CD Marsden (eds). Third edition,
Butterworth-Heineman, pp. 1045-1054.

Dietrich WD (2000) Therapeutic hypothermia in experimental models of traumatic brain injury. In: Brain Hypothermia: Pathology, Pharmacology and Treatment of Severe Brain Injury. N Hayashi (ed). Springer-Verlag, Tokyo, pp. 39-46.

Dietrich WD, Truettner J, Prado R, Stagliano NE, Zhao W, Busto R, Ginsberg MD, Watson BD (2000) Thromboembolic events lead to cortical spreading depression and expression of cFOS, brain-derived neurotrophic factor, glial fibrillary acidic protein and heat shock protein-70 mRNA in rats. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 20:103-111.

Duplan H, Bes JC, Tafani M, Sallerin B, Sagen J, Ohayon E, Lazorthes Y, Tkaczuk J (2000) Adrenal medullary explants as an efficient tool for pain control: Adhesive biomolecular components are involved in graft function ex vivo. Exp Neurol 163:331-347.

Eaton MJ (2000) Emerging cell and molecular strategies for the study and treatment of painful peripheral neuropathies. J Periph Nerv Sys 5:59-74.

Eaton MJ, Frydel BR, Lopez TL, Nie XT, Huang J, McKillop J, Sagen J (2000) Generation and initial characterization of conditionally immortalized chromaffin cells. J Cell Biochem 79:38-57.

Eaton MJ, Martinez M, Karmally S, Lopez T, Sagen J (2000) Initial characterization of the transplant of immortalized chromaffin cells for the attenuation of chronic neuropathic pain. Cell Transplant 9:637-656.

Fairbanks CA, Schreiber KL, Brewer KL, Yu C-G, Stone LS, Kitto KF, Nguyen HO, Grocholski BM, Shoeman DW, Kehl LJ, Regunathan S, Reis DJ, Yezierski RP, Wilcox GL (2000) Agmatine reverses pain induced by inflammation, neuropathy, and spinal cord injury. PNAS 97:10584-10589.

Field-Fote E (2000) Spinal cord control of movement: Implications for locomotor rehabilitation following spinal cord injury. Phys Ther 80:477-484.

Field-Fote E, Hufford T, Kerfoot N, Kizer S, Calancie B (2000) Effect of lower extremity weightbearing load on motoneuron excitability in able-bodied subjects. Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 40:459-464.

Hentall ID, Sagen J (2000) Spinal CSF from rats with painful peripheral neuropathy evokes catecholamine release from chromaffin cells in vitro. Neurosci Lett 286:95-98.

Hentall ID, Sagen J (2000) The alleviation of pain by cell transplantation. In: Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 127. SB Dunnett, A Björklund (eds)., Elsevier Sciences, pp. 535-550.

Huang A, Noga BR, Carr PA, Fedirchuk B, Jordan LM (2000) Spinal cholinergic neurons activated during locomotion: Localization and electrophysiological characterization. J Neurophysiol 83:3537-3547.

Jacobs PL, Olvey SE (2000) Metabolic and heart rate responses to open-wheel automobile road racing: A single-subject study. J Strength Cond Res 14:153-157.

Jimenez O, Marcillo A, Levi ADO (2000) A histopathological analysis of the human cervical spinal cord in patients with acute traumatic central cord syndrome. Spinal Cord 38:532-537.

Kleitman N, Bunge MBB (2000) Olfactory ensheathing glia: Their application to spinal cord regeneration and remyelination strategies. (M Tuszynski, issue ed.) Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehab 6:65-81.

Landy HJ, Weiner WJ, Calancie B, Harris W, Shulman LM, Singer C, Abrams L, Bowen B (2000) Electromyography during stereotactic pallidotomy for Parkinson’s disease. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 74:21-29.

Lang-Lazdunski L, Matsushita K, Hirt L, Waeber C, Vonsattel JP, Moskowitz MA, Dietrich WD (2000) Spinal cord ischemia. Development of a model in the mouse. Stroke 31:208-213.

Laughlin TM, Bethea JR, Yezierski RP, Wilcox GL (2000) Cytokine involvement in dynorphin-induced allodynia. Pain 84:159-167.

Lazorthes Y, Sagen J, Sallerin B, Tkaczuk J, Duplan H, Sol J-C, Tafani M, Bès J-C (2000) Human chromaffin cell graft into the CSF for cancer pain management: A prospective phase II clinical study. Pain 87:19-32.

Lee TT, Green BA (2000) Immediate management of spinal cord injured patients. In: The Spinal Cord Injured Patient: Comprehensive Management. BY Lee, LE Ostrander (eds). Demos Medical.

Li X, Oudega M, Dancausse HA, Levi AD (2000) The effect of methylprednisolone on caspase-3 activation after rat spinal cord transection. Restor Neurol Neurosci 17:203-209.

Lundberg PO, Brackett NL, Denys P, Chartier-Kastler E, Sønksen J, Vodusek DB (2000) Neurological Disorders: Erectile and Ejaculatory Dysfunction. In: Erectile Dysfunction. A Jardin, et al. (eds). Health Publications, Plymouth.

Morrow TJ, Paulson PE, Brewer KL, Yezierski RP, Casey KL (2000) Chronic, selective forebrain responses to excitotoxic dorsal horn injury. Exp Neurol 161:220-226.

Nash MS (2000) Immune dysfunction and illness susceptibility after spinal cord injury: An overview of probable causes, likely consequences, and potential treatments. J Spinal Cord Med 23:109-110.

Nash MS (2000) Known and plausible modulators of depressed immune functions following spinal cord injuries. J Spinal Cord Med 23:111-120.

Nash MS, Mintz CD, Montalvo BM, Jacobs PL (2000) A randomized blinded comparison of two methods used for venous antistasis in tetraplegia. J Spinal Cord Inj Med 23:221-227.

Nash MS, Spielholz NI, Jacobs PL (2000) Passive leg cycling in persons with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 81:1000-1002.

O’Connell L, Hongo J-A, Presta LG, Tsoulfas P (2000) TrkA amino acids controlling specificity for nerve growth factor. J Biol Chem 275:7870-7877.

Oudega M, Rosano C, Sadi D, Wood PM, Schwab ME, Hagg T (2000) Neutralizing antibodies against neurite growth inhibitor NI-35/250 do not promote regeneration of sensory axons in the adult rat spinal cord. Neuroscience 100:873-883.

Passineau MJ, Zhao W, Busto R, Dietrich WD, Alonso O, Loor JY, Bramlett HM, Ginsberg MD (2000) Chronic metabolic sequelae of traumatic brain injury: Prolonged suppression of somatosensory activation. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279: H924-H931.

Penn MS, Cui M-Z, Winokur AL, Bethea J, Hamilton TA, DiCorleto PE, Chisolm GM (2000) Smooth muscle cell surface tissue factor pathway activation by oxidized low-density lipoprotein requires cellular lipid peroxidation. Blood 96:3056-3063.

Plant GW, Ramón-Cueto A, Bunge MB (2000) Transplantation of Schwann cells and ensheathing glia to improve regeneration in the adult spinal cord. In: Axonal Regeneration in the Central Nervous System. NA Ingoglia, M Murray (eds). Marcel Dekker, New York, pp. 529-561.

Quencer RM, Pattany PM (2000)Diffusion-weighted imaging of the spinal cord: Is there a future?AJNR 21:1181-1182.

Razack N, Green BA, Levi AD (2000) The management of traumatic cervical bilateral facet fracture-dislocations with unicortical anterior plates. J Spinal Disord 13:374-381.

Rind HB, Russo AF, Whittemore SR (2000) Developmental regulation of tryptophan hydroxylase messenger RNA expression and enzyme activity in the raphe and its target fields. Neurosci 101:665-677.

Rogers ST, Amador MJ, Bryan TA (2000) Physical healthcare patterns and nursing interventions. In: The Speciality Practice of Rehabilitation Nursing: A Core Curriculum, 4th Ed. PA Edwards (ed). Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Glenview, pp. 102-138.

Sagen J, Bunge MB, Kleitman N (2000) Transplantation strategies for treatment of spinal cord dysfunction and injury. In: Principles of Tissue Engineering, 2nd Edition. RP Lanza, R Langer, JP Vacanti (eds)., Academic, New York, pp. 799-820.

Sanders MJ, Sick TJ, Perez-Pinzon MA, Dietrich WD, Green EJ (2000) Chronic failure in the maintenance of long-term potentiation following fluid-percussion injury in the rat. Brain Res 861:69-76.

Sipski ML (2000) Future options for improving sexual satisfaction in persons with spinal cord injuries. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 6:148-154.

Sipski ML, Rosen R, Alexander CJ, Hamer R (2000) A controlled trial of positive feedback to increase sexual arousal in women with spinal cord injuries. NeuroRehabil 15:145-153.

Sipski ML, Rosen R, Alexander CJ, Hamer RM (2000) Sildenafil effects on sexual and cardiovascular responses in women with spinal cord injury. Urol 55:812-815.

Thomas CK, Erb DE, Grumbles RM, Bunge RP (2000) Embryonic cord transplants in peripheral nerve restore skeletal muscle function. J Neurophysiol 84:591-595.

Vicario-Abejón C, Collin C, Tsoulfas P, McKay RDG (2000) Hippocampal stem cells differentiate into excitatory and inhibitory neurons. Eur J Neurosci 12:677-688.

Wieder JA, Brackett NL, Lynne CM, Green JT, Aballa TC (2000) Anesthetic block of the dorsal penile nerve inhibits vibratory-induced ejaculation in men with spinal cord injuries. Urol 55:915-917.

Yadid G, Zangen A, Herzberg U, Nakash R, Sagen J (2000) Alterations in endogenous brain beta-endorphin release by adrenal medullary transplants in the spinal cord. Neuropsychopharmacol 23:709-716.

Yan H, Wood PM (2000) NT-3 weakly stimulates proliferation of adult rat 01(-)04(+) oligodendrocyte-lineage cells and increases oligodendrocyte myelination in vitro. J Neurosci Res 62:329-335.

Yu CG, Jimenez O, Marcillo AE, Weider B, Bangerter K, Dietrich WD, Castro S, Yezierski RP (2000) Beneficial effects of modest systemic hypothermia on locomotor function and histopathological damage following contusion-induced spinal cord injury in rats. J Neurosurg (Spine 1) 93:85-93.

Yu CG, Marcillo AE, Fairbanks CA, Wilcox GL, Yezierski RP (2000) Agmatine improves locomotor function and reduces tissue damage following spinal cord injury. NeuroReport 11:3203-3207.