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2002 Research Publications

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Alexander CJ, Hwang K, Sipski ML (2002) Mothers with spinal cord injuries: Impact on marital, family and childrens adjustment.Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:24-30.

Basu S, Lynne CM, Ruiz P, Aballa TC, Ferrell SM, Brackett NL (2002) Cytofluorographic identification of activated T-cell subpopulations in the semen of men with spinal cord injuries. J Androl 23:551-556.

Benevento BT, Sipski ML (2002) Neurogenic bladder, neurogenic bowel, and sexual dysfunction in people with spinal cord injury. Phys Ther 82:601-612.

Bes JC, Sagen J (2002) Dissociated human embryonic and fetal adrenal glands in neural stem cell culture system: Open fate for neuronal, nonneuronal, and chromaffin lineages? Ann NY Acad Sci 971:563-572.

Bethea JR, Dietrich WD (2002) Targeting the host inflammatory response in traumatic spinal cord injury. Curr Opin Neurol 15:355-360.

Brackett NL, Ead DN, Aballa TC, Ferrell SM, Lynne CM (2002) Semen retrieval in men with spinal cord injury is improved by interrupting current delivery during electroejaculation. J Urol 167:201-203.

Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD (2002) Quantitative structural changes in white and gray matter 1 year following traumatic brain injury in rats. Acta Neuropathol 103:607-614.

Bunge MB (2002) Bridging the transected or contused adult rat spinal cord with Schwann cell and olfactory ensheathing glia transplants. Prog Brain Res 137:275-282.

Butler JE, Thomas CK (2003) Effects of sustained stimulation on the excitability of motoneurons innervating paralyzed and control muscles. J Appl Physiol 94: 567-575.

Calancie B, Molano MR, Broton JG (2002) Interlimb reflexes and synaptic plasticity become evident months after human spinal cord injury. Brain 125: 1150-1161.

Campagnolo DI, Nash MS (2002) Immune function following spinal cord injury. In: Spinal Cord Injury Medicine. S Kirshbaum, DI Campagnolo, JS DeLisa (eds). Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp. 234-240.

Casella GTB, Marcillo A, Bunge MB, Wood PM (2002) New vascular tissue rapidly replaces neural parenchyma and vessels destroyed by a contusion injury to the rat spinal cord. Exp Neurol 173:63-76.

Castellanos DA, Tsoulfas P, Frydel BR, Gajavelli S, Bes J-C, Sagen J (2002) TrkC overexpression enhances survival and migration of neural stem cell transplants in the rat spinal cord. Cell Transplant 11:297-307.

Chatzipanteli K, Garcia, R, Marcillo AE, Loor KE, Kraydieh S, Dietrich WD (2002) Temporal and segmental distribution of constitutive and inducible nitric oxide synthases after traumatic spinal cord injury: Effect of aminoguanidine treatment. J Neurotrauma 19:639-651.

Chen B, Hammonds-Odie L, Perron J, Masters BA, Bixby JL (2002) SHP-2 mediates target-regulated axonal termination and NGF-dependent neurite growth in sympathetic neurons. Dev Biol 252:170-187.

Danton G, Prado R, Truettner J, Watson BD, Dietrich WD (2002) Endothelial nitric oxide synthase pathophysiology after nonocclusive common carotid artery thrombosis in rats. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 22:612-619.

Danton G, Prado R, Watson BD, Dietrich WD (2002) Temporal profile of enhanced vulnerability of the post-thrombotic brain to secondary embolic events. Stroke 33:1113-1119.

Derry F, Hultling C, Seftel AD, Sipski ML (2002) Efficacy and safety of sildenafil citrate (Viagra) in men with erectile dysfunction and spinal cord injury: A review. Urol 60:49-57.

De Winter F, Oudega M, Lankhorst AJ, Hamers FP, Blits B, Ruitenberg MJ, Pasterkamps RJ, Gispen WH, Verhaagen J (2002) Injury-induced class 3 semaphorin expression in the rat spinal cord. Exp Neurol 175:61-75.

Eaton MJ, Blits B, Ruitenberg MJ, Verhaagen J, Oudega M (2002) Amelioration of chronic neuropathic pain after partial nerve injury by adeno-associated viral (AAV) vector-mediated over-expression of BDNF in the rat spinal cord. Gene Therapy 9:1387-1395.

Eaton MJ, Herman J-P, Jullien N, Lopez TL, Martinez M, Huang J (2002) Immortalized chromaffin cells disimmortalized with Cre/lox site-directed recombination for use in cell therapy for pain after partial nerve injury. Exp Neurol 175:49-60.

Field-Fote EC, Tepavac D (2002) Improved intralimb coordination in people with incomplete spinal cord injury following training with body weight support and electrical stimulation. Phys Ther 82:707-715.

Gailey RS, Roach KE, Applegate EB, Cho B, Cunniffe B, Licht S, Maguire M, Nash MS (2002) The amputee mobility predictor: An instrument to assess determinants of the lower-limb amputee’s ability to ambulate. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:613-627.

Godfrey S, Butler JE, Griffin L, Thomas CK (2002) Differential fatigue of paralyzed thenar muscles by stimuli of different intensities. Muscle Nerve 26:122-131.

Griffin L, Godfrey S, Thomas CK (2002) Stimulation pattern that maximizes force in paralyzed and control whole thenar muscles. J Neurophysiol 87:2271-2278.

Grumbles RM, Wood P, Rudinsky M, Gomez AM, Thomas CK (2002) Muscle reinnervation with delayed or immediate transplant of embryonic ventral spinal cord cells into adult rat peripheral nerve. Cell Transplant 11:241-250.

Hains BC, Yucra JA, Eaton MJ, Hulsebosch CE (2002) Intralesion transplantation of serotonergic precursors enhances locomotor recovery but has no effect on development of chronic central pain following hemisection injury in rats. Neurosci Lett 324:222-226.

Hama A, Sagen J (2002) Selective antihyperalgesic effect of [Ser1] histogranin on complete Freund’s adjuvant-induced hyperalgesia in rats. Pain 95:15-21.

Hausmann ON, Hu W-H, Keren-Raifman T, Witherow DS,Wang Q, Levay K, Frydel B, Slepak VZ, Bethea JR (2002) Spinal cord injury induces expression of RGS7 in microglia/macrophages in rats. Eur J Neurosci 15:602-612.

Hu W-H, Hausmann ON, Yan M-S, Walters WM, Wong PKY, Bethea JR (2002) Identification and characterization of a novel Nogo-interacting mitochondrial protein (NIMP). J Neurochem 81:36-45.

Jacobs PL, Mahoney ET (2002) Peak exercise capacity of electrically induced ambulation in persons with paraplegia. Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1551-1556.

Jacobs PL, Mahoney ET, Cohn KA, Sheradsky LF, Green BA (2002) Oral creatine supplementation enhances upper extremity work capacity in persons with cervical-level spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:19-23.

Jacobs PL, Mahoney ET, Nash MS, Green BA (2002) Circuit resistance training in persons with complete paraplegia. J Rehab Res Dev 39:21-28.

Jacobs PL, Mahoney ET, Robbins A, Nash M (2002) Hypokinetic circulation in persons with paraplegia. Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1401-1407.

Jacobs PL, Olvey SE, Johnson BM, Cohn K (2002) Physiological responses to high-speed, open-wheel racecar driving. Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:2085-2090.

Kinoshita K, Chatzipanteli K, Alonso OF, Howard M, Dietrich WD (2002) The effect of brain temperature on hemoglobin extravasation after traumatic brain injury. J Neurosurg 97:945-953. Kinoshita K, Chatzipanteli K,

Vitarbo E, Truettner JS, Alonso OF, Dietrich WD (2002) Interleukin-1beta messenger ribonucleic acid and protein levels after fluid-percussion brain injury in rats: Importance of injury severity and brain temperature. Neurosurg 51:195-203.

Kinoshita K, Kraydieh S, Alonso O, Hayashi N, Dietrich WD (2002) The effect of posttraumatic hyperglycemia on contusion volume and neutrophil accumulation after moderate fluid-percussion brain injury in rats. J Neurotrauma 19:681-692.

Lee TT, Green BA (2002) Advances in the management of acute spinal cord injury. Orthop Clin North Am 33:311-315.

Levi ADO, Dancausse H, Li X, Duncan S, Horkey L, Oliviera M (2002) Peripheral nerve grafts promoting central nervous system regeneration after spinal cord injury in the primate. J Neurosurg (Spine 2) 96:197-205.

Molano MR, Broton JG, Bean JA, Calancie B (2002) Complications associated with the prophylactic use of methylprednisolone during surgical stabilization after spinal cord injury. J Neurosurg 96: 267-272.

Narayan RK, Michel ME, Ansell B, Baethmann A, Biegon A, Bracken MB, Bullock MR, Choi SC, Clifton GL, Contant CF, Coplin WM, Dietrich WD, et. al. (2002) Clinical trials in head injury. J Neurotrauma 19:503-557.

Nash MS (2002) Cardiovascular fitness after spinal cord injuries. In: Spinal Cord Medicine. V Lin (ed). Demos, New York, pp. 637-646.

Nash MS, Horton JA (2002) Recreational and therapeutic exercise after SCI. In: Spinal Cord Injury Medicine. S Kirshbaum, DI Campagnolo, JS DeLisa (eds). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp. 331-347.

Nash MS, Jacobs PL, Woods JM, Clark JE, Pray TA, Pumarejo AE (2002) A comparison of 2 circuit exercise training techniques for eliciting matched metabolic responses in persons with paraplegia. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:201-209.

Ozawa H, Keane RW, Marcillo AE, Diaz PH, Dietrich WD (2002) Therapeutic strategies targeting caspase inhibition following spinal cord injury in rats. Exp Neurol 177:306-313.

Pattany PM, Khamis IH, Bowen BC, Goodkin K, Weaver RG, Murdoch JB, Donovon Post MJ, Quencer RM (2002) Effects of physiologic human brain motion on proton spectroscopy: Quantitative analysis and correction with cardiac gating. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:225-230.

Pattany PM, Widerström-Noga EG, Bowen BC, Martinez-Arizala A, Garcia BR, Cuevo E, Quencer RM, Yezierski RP (2002) Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy following spinal cord injury: Evaluation of patients with chronic neuropathic pain. In: Spinal Cord Injury Pain: Assessment, Mechanisms, Management. Progress in Pain Research and Management, Vol. 23. RP Yezierski, KJ Burchiel (eds). IASP, Seattle, pp. 301-311.

Pattany PM, Yezierski RP, Widerström-Noga EG, Bowen BC, Martinez-Arizala A, Garcia BR, Quencer RM (2002) Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the thalamus in patients with chronic neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:901-905.

Pearse DD, Pereira FC, Chatzipanteli K, Dietrich WD, Bunge MB (2002) The use of antisense-mediated inhibition to delineate the role of inflammatory agents in the pathophysiology of spinal cord injury. Sci World J 2:133-135.

Plant GW, Currier PF, Cuervo EP, Bates ML, Pressman Y, Bunge MB, Wood PM (2002) Purified adult ensheathing glia fail to myelinate axons under culture conditions that enable Schwann cells to form myelin. J Neurosci 22:6083-6091.

Quencer RM (2002) Advances in imaging of spinal cord injury: Implications for treatment and patient evaluation. Prog Brain Res 137:3-8.

Saraf-Lavi E, Bowen BC, Quencer RM, Sklar EM, Holz A, Falcone S, Latchaw RE, Duncan R, Wakhloo A (2002) Detection of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulae with MR imaging and contrast-enhanced MR angiography: Sensitivity, specificity, and prediction of vertebral level. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:858-867.

Sayer FT, Oudega M, Hagg T (2002) Neurotrophins reduce degeneration of injured ascending sensory and corticospinal motor axons in adult rat spinal cord. Exp Neurol 175:282-296.

Schumm MA, Castellanos DA, Frydel BR, Sagen J (2002) Enhanced viability and neuronal differentiation of neural progenitors by chromaffin cell co-culture. Brain Res Dev Brain Res 137:115-125.

Sharma KR, Cross J, Ayyar DR, Martinez-Arizala A, Bradley WG (2002) Diabetic demyelinating polyneuropathy responsive to intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Arch Neurol 59:751-757.

Siegan JB, Herzberg U, Frydel BR, Sagen J (2002) Adrenal medullary transplants reduce formalin-evoked c-fos expression in the rat spinal cord. Brain Res 944:174-183.

Sipski ML (2002) Central nervous system based neurogenic female sexual dysfunction: Current status and future trends. Arch Sex Behav 31:421-424.

Sipski ML, Alexander CJ (2002) Documentation of the impact of spinal cord injury on female sexual function: The female spinal sexual function classification. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 8:63-73.

Sipski ML, Alexander CJ, Gousse A, Weinstein D, Siamal R (2002) Cardiovascular effects of Sildenafil in men with SCIs at and above T6. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 8:26-35.

Sipski ML, Behnegar A (2002) In: A Management of Pregnancy in Women with Spinal Cord Injury in Emergencies in Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Patients, 3rd Edition. I Eltorai, J Schmitt (eds). Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, Jackson Heights, NY, pp. 213-228.

Sköld C, Lönn L, Harms-Ringdahl K, Hultling C, Levi R, Nash M, Seiger Å (2002) Effects of functional electrical stimulation training for six months on body composition and spasticity in motor complete tetraplegic spinal cord-injured individuals. J Rehabil Med 34:25-32.

Takami T, Oudega M, Bates ML, Wood PM, Kleitman N, Bunge MB (2002) Schwann cell but not olfactory ensheathing glia transplants improve hindlimb locomotor performance in the moderately contused adult rat thoracic spinal cord. J Neurosci 22:6670-6681.

Takami T, Oudega M, Bethea JR, Wood PM, Kleitman N, Bunge MB (2002) Methylprednisolone and interleukin-10 reduce gray matter damage in the contused Fischer rat thoracic spinal cord but do not improve functional outcome. J Neurotrauma 19:653-666.

Thomas CK, Butler JE, Zijdewind I (2002) Patterns of pathological firing in human motor units. In: Sensorimotor Control of Movement and Posture. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. Vol. 508, Kluwer Academic/Plenum, pp. 237-244

Thomas CK, Griffin L, Godfrey S, Ribot-Ciscar E, Butler JE (2003) Fatigue of paralyzed and control thenar muscles induced by variable or constant frequency stimulation. J Neurophysiol 89: 2055-2064.

Thomas CK, Johansson RS, Bigland-Ritchie B (2002) Incidence of F-waves in single human thenar motor units. Muscle Nerve 25:77-82.

Thomas CK, Nelson G, Than L, Zijdewind I (2002) Motor unit activation order during electrically evoked contractions of paralyzed or partially paralyzed muscles. Muscle Nerve 25:797-804.

Von Euler M, Janson AM, Larsen JO, Seiger Å, Forno L, Bunge MB, Sundström E (2002) Spontaneous axonal regeneration in rodent spinal cord after ischemic injury. J Neuropathol and Exper Neurol 61:64-75.

Wang MY, Levi AD, Shah S, Green BA (2002) Polylactic acid mesh reconstruction of the anterior iliac crest after bone harvesting reduces early postoperative pain after anterior cervical fusion surgery. Neurosurg 51:413-416.

Wanner IB, Wood PM (2002) N-Cadherin mediates axon-aligned process growth and cell-cell interaction in rat Schwann cells. J Neurosci 22:4066-4079.

Watson BD, Prado R, Veloso A, Brunschwig J-P, Dietrich WD (2002) Cerebral blood flow restoration and reperfusion injury after ultraviolet laser-facilitated middle cerebral artery recanalization in rat thrombotic stroke. Stroke 33:428-434.

Widerström-Noga EG (2002) Evaluation of clinical characteristics of pain and psychosocial factors after spinal cord injury. In: Spinal Cord Injury Pain: Assessment, Mechanisms, Management. Progress in Pain Research and Management, Vol. 23. RP Yezierski, KJ Burchiel (eds). IASP, Seattle, pp. 53-82.

Widerström-Noga EG, Duncan R, Felipe-Cuervo E, Turk DC (2002) Assessment of the impact of pain and impairments associated with spinal cord injuries. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:395-404.