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2007 Research Publications

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Alexander MS, Bodner D, Brackett NL, Elliott S, Jackson AB, Sonksen J (2007) Development of international standards to document sexual and reproductive functions after spinal cord injury: Preliminary report. J Rehabil Res Dev 44:83-90.

Atkins CM, Oliva AA, Jr., Alonso OF, Chen S, Bramlett HM, Hu BR, Dietrich WD (2007) Hypothermia treatment potentiates ERK1/2 activation after traumatic brain injury. Eur J Neurosci 26:810-819.

Atkins CM, Oliva AA, Jr., Alonso OF, Pearse DD, Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD (2007) Modulation of the cAMP signaling pathway after traumatic brain injury. Exp Neurol 208:145-158.

Berrocal Y, Pearse DD, Singh A, Andrade CM, McBroom JS, Puentes R, Eaton MJ (2007) Social and environmental enrichment improves sensory and motor recovery after severe contusive spinal cord injury in the rat. J Neurotrauma 24:1761-1772.

Berrocal YA, Pearse DD, Andrade CM, Hechtman JF, Puentes R, Eaton MJ (2007) Increased spinal c-Fos expression with noxious and non-noxious peripheral stimulation after severe spinal contusion. Neurosci Lett 413:58-62.

Brackett NL, Kafetsoulis A, Ibrahim E, Aballa TC, Lynne CM (2007) Application of 2 vibrators salvages ejaculatory failures to 1 vibrator during penile vibratory stimulation in men with spinal cord injuries. J Urol 177:660-663.

Brackett NL, Cohen DR, Ibrahim E, Aballa TC, Lynne CM (2007) Neutralization of cytokine activity at the receptor level improves sperm motility in men with spinal cord injuries. J Androl 28:717-721.

Brackett NL, Ibrahim E, Krassioukov A, Lynne CM (2007) Systemic naloxone infusion may trigger spasticity in patients with spinal cord injury: case series. J Spinal Cord Med 30:272-275.

Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD (2007) Progressive damage after brain and spinal cord injury: pathomechanisms and treatment strategies. Prog Brain Res 161:125-141.

Branco F, Cardenas DD, Svircev JN (2007) Spinal cord injury: a comprehensive review. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 18:651-79, v.

Brumley MR, Hentall ID, Pinzon A, Kadam BH, Blythe AD, Sanchez FJ, Taberner AM, Noga BR (2007) Serotonin Concentrations In The Lumbosacral Spinal Cord Of The Adult Rat Following Microinjection Or Dorsal Surface Application. J Neurophysiol 98:1440-1450.

Bryce TN, Budh CN, Cardenas DD, Dijkers M, Felix ER, Finnerup NB, Kennedy P, Lundeberg T, Richards JS, Rintala DH, Siddall P, Widerstrom-Noga E (2007) Pain after spinal cord injury: an evidence-based review for clinical practice and research. Report of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research Spinal Cord Injury Measures meeting. J Spinal Cord Med 30:421-440.

Cardenas DD, Ditunno J, Graziani V, Jackson AB, Lammertse D, Potter P, Sipski M, Cohen R, Blight AR (2007) Phase 2 trial of sustained-release fampridine in chronic spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord 45:158-168.

Castellanos DA, Daniels LA, Morales MP, Hama AT, Sagen J (2007) Expansion of formalin-evoked Fos-immunoreactivity in rats with a spinal cord injury. Neurosci Res 58:386-393.

Chen S, Atkins CM, Liu CL, Alonso OF, Dietrich WD, Hu BR (2007) Alterations in mammalian target of rapamycin signaling pathways after traumatic brain injury. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27:939-949.

Cortez R, Levi AD (2007) Acute spinal cord injury. Curr Treat Options Neurol 9:115-125.

Courtine G, Bunge MB, Fawcett JW, Grossman RG, Kaas JH, Lemon R, Maier I, Martin J, Nudo RJ, Ramon-Cueto A, Rouiller EM, Schnell L, Wannier T, Schwab ME, Edgerton VR (2007) Can experiments in nonhuman primates expedite the translation of treatments for spinal cord injury in humans? Nat Med 13:561-566.

Davis AR, Lotocki G, Marcillo AE, Dietrich WD, Keane RW (2007) FasL, Fas, and death-inducing signaling complex (DISC) proteins are recruited to membrane rafts after spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 24:823-834.

Dietrich WD, Bramlett HM (2007) Hyperthermia and central nervous system injury. Prog Brain Res 162:201-217.

Dietrich WD, Bramlett HM (2007) Trauma of the nervous system: Basic neuroscience of neurotrauma. In: Neurology in Clinical Practice (Bradley WG, Daroff RB, Fenichel GM, Marsden CD, eds), pp 1083-1093. Butterworth-Heinemann.

Eaton MJ, Wolfe SQ, Martinez M, Hernandez M, Furst C, Huang J, Frydel BR, Gomez-Marin O (2007) Subarachnoid Transplant of a Human Neuronal Cell Line Attenuates Chronic Allodynia and Hyperalgesia After Excitotoxic Spinal Cord Injury in the Rat. J Pain 8:33-50.

Elhammady MS, Manzano GR, Lebwohl N, Levi AD (2007) Leiomyosarcoma metastases to the spine. Case series and review of the literature. J Neurosurg Spine 6:178-183.

Fawcett JW, et al. (2007) Guidelines for the conduct of clinical trials for spinal cord injury as developed by the ICCP panel: spontaneous recovery after spinal cord injury and statistical power needed for therapeutic clinical trials. Spinal Cord 45:190-205.

Felix ER, Cruz-Almeida Y, Widerstrom-Noga EG (2007) Chronic pain after spinal cord injury: What characteristics make some pains more disturbing than others? J Rehabil Res Dev 44:703-716.

Field-Fote EC, Dietz V (2007) Single joint perturbation during gait: preserved compensatory response pattern in spinal cord injured subjects. Clin Neurophysiol 118:1607-1616.

Fu ES, Zhang YP, Sagen J, Yang ZQ, Bethea JR (2007) Transgenic glial nuclear factor-kappa B inhibition decreases formalin pain in mice. Neuroreport 18:713-717.

Golden KL, Pearse DD, Blits B, Garg MS, Oudega M, Wood PM, Bunge MB (2007) Transduced Schwann cells promote axon growth and myelination after spinal cord injury. Exp Neurol 207:203-217.

Grumbles RM, Casella GT, Rudinsky MJ, Wood PM, Sesodia S, Bent M, Thomas CK (2007) Long-term delivery of FGF-6 changes the fiber type and fatigability of muscle reinnervated from embryonic neurons transplanted into adult rat peripheral nerve. J Neurosci Res 85:1933-1942.

Guenot M, Lee JW, Nasirinezhad F, Sagen J (2007) Deafferentation pain resulting from cervical posterior rhizotomy is alleviated by chromaffin cell transplants into the rat spinal subarachnoid space. Neurosurgery 60:919-925.

Hama A, Sagen J (2007) Altered antinociceptive efficacy of tramadol over time in rats with painful peripheral neuropathy. Eur J Pharmacol 559:32-37.

Hama A, Sagen J (2007) Antinociceptive effect of cannabinoid agonist WIN 55,212-2 in rats with a spinal cord injury. Exp Neurol 204:454-457.

Hama A, Sagen J (2007) Behavioral characterization and effect of clinical drugs in a rat model of pain following spinal cord compression. Brain Res 14:117-128.

Hentall ID, Hargraves WA, Sagen J (2007) Inhibition by the chromaffin cell-derived peptide serine-histogranin in the rat’s dorsal horn. Neurosci Lett 419:88-92.

Hill CE, Hurtado A, Blits B, Bahr BA, Wood PM, Bunge MB, Oudega M (2007) Early necrosis and apoptosis of Schwann cells transplanted into the injured rat spinal cord. Eur J Neurosci 26:1433-1445.

Hoffman LR, Field-Fote EC (2007) Cortical reorganization following bimanual training and somatosensory stimulation in cervical spinal cord injury: a case report. Phys Ther 87:208-223.

Jensen MP, Kuehn CM, Amtmann D, Cardenas DD (2007) Symptom burden in persons with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:638-645.

Khan S, Plummer M, Martinez-Arizala A, Banovac K (2007) Hypothermia in patients with chronic spinal cord injury. J Spinal Cord Med 30:27-30.

Kuluz JW, Prado R, He D, Zhao W, Dietrich WD, Watson B (2007) New pediatric model of ischemic stroke in infant piglets by photothrombosis: acute changes in cerebral blood flow, microvasculature, and early histopathology. Stroke 38:1932-1937.

Lammertse D, Tuszynski MH, Steeves JD, Curt A, Fawcett JW, Rask C, Ditunno JF, Fehlings MG, Guest JD, Ellaway PH, Kleitman N, Blight AR, Dobkin BH, Grossman R, Katoh H, Privat A, Kalichman M (2007) Guidelines for the conduct of clinical trials for spinal cord injury as developed by the ICCP panel: clinical trial design. Spinal Cord 45:232-242.

Lane MA, Truettner JS, Brunschwig JP, Gomez A, Bunge MB, Dietrich WD, Dziegielewska KM, Ek CJ, Vandeberg JL, Saunders NR (2007) Age-related differences in the local cellular and molecular responses to injury in developing spinal cord of the opossum, Monodelphis domestica. Eur J Neurosci 25:1725-1742.

Lewis JE, Nash MS, Hamm LF, Martins SC, Groah SL (2007) The relationship between perceived exertion and physiologic indicators of stress during graded arm exercise in persons with spinal cord injuries. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1205-1211.

Lozano JD, Abulafia DP, Danton GH, Watson BD, Dietrich WD (2007) Characterization of a thromboembolic photochemical model of repeated stroke in mice. J Neurosci Methods 15:244-254.

Nash MS, Meltzer NM, Martins SC, Burns PA, Lindley SD, Field-Fote EC (2007) Nutrient supplementation post ambulation in persons with incomplete spinal cord injuries: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled case series. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:228-233.

Nash MS, Mendez AJ (2007) A guideline-driven assessment of need for cardiovascular disease risk intervention in persons with chronic paraplegia. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:751-757.

Nash MS, van de Ven I, van Elk N, Johnson BM (2007) Effects of circuit resistance training on fitness attributes and upper-extremity pain in middle-aged men with paraplegia. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:70-75.

Nash MS, Gater JrDR (2007) Exercise to Reduce Obesity in SCI. Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehab: Pain 12:76-93.

Ohl D, Sonksen J, Brackett N, Lynne C (2007) Electroejaculation – A State of the Art Review. Current Sexual Health Reports 4:93-97.

Pearse DD, Barakat DJ (2006) Cell grafting for spinal cord injury repair: cell replacement and bridging strategies. In: Cell Transplantation: From Laboratory to Clinic (Halberstadt C, Emerich D, eds), pp 477-522. Academic Press, Elsevier Press.

Pearse DD, Sanchez AR, Pereira FC, Andrade CM, Puzis R, Pressman Y, Golden K, Kitay BM, Blits B, Wood PM, Bunge MB (2007) Transplantation of Schwann cells and/or olfactory ensheathing glia into the contused spinal cord: Survival, migration, axon association, and functional recovery. Glia 55:976-1000.

Petit A, Sellers DL, Liebl DJ, Tessier-Lavigne M, Kennedy TE, Horner PJ (2007) Adult spinal cord progenitor cells are repelled by netrin-1 in the embryonic and injured adult spinal cord. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17837-17842.

Raichle KA, Hanley M, Jensen MP, Cardenas DD (2007) Cognitions, Coping, and Social Environment Predict Adjustment to Pain in Spinal Cord Injury. J Pain 8:718-729.

Ries A, Goldberg JL, Grimpe B (2007) A novel biological function for CD44 in axon growth of retinal ganglion cells identified by a bioinformatics approach. J Neurochem 103:1491-1505.

Samson G, Cardenas DD (2007) Neurogenic bladder in spinal cord injury. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 18:255-74, vi.

Schaal SM, Kitay BM, Cho KS, Lo TP, Jr., Barakat DJ, Marcillo AE, Sanchez AR, Andrade CM, Pearse DD (2007) Schwann cell transplantation improves reticulospinal axon growth and forelimb strength after severe cervical spinal cord contusion. Cell Transplant 16:207-228.

Shembade N, Harhaj NS, Liebl DJ, Harhaj EW (2007) Essential role for TAX1BP1 in the termination of TNF-alpha-, IL-1- and LPS-mediated NF-kappaB and JNK signaling. EMBO J 26:3910-3922.

Steeves JD, Lammertse D, Curt A, Fawcett JW, Tuszynski MH, Ditunno JF, Ellaway PH, Fehlings MG, Guest JD, Kleitman N, Bartlett PF, Blight AR, Dietz V, Dobkin BH, Grossman R, Short D, Nakamura M, Coleman WP,

Gaviria M, Privat A (2007) Guidelines for the conduct of clinical trials for spinal cord injury (SCI) as developed by the ICCP panel: clinical trial outcome measures. Spinal Cord 45:206-221.

Trombly R, Guest JD (2007) Acute central cord syndrome arising from a cervical epidural abscess: case report 6. Neurosurgery 61:E424-E425.

Truettner JS, Hu B, Alonso OF, Bramlett HM, Kokame K, Dietrich WD (2007) Subcellular stress response after traumatic brain injury. J Neurotrauma 24:599-612.

Tuszynski MH, Steeves JD, Fawcett JW, Lammertse D, Kalichman M, Rask C, Curt A, Ditunno JF, Fehlings MG, Guest JD, Ellaway PH, Kleitman N, Bartlett PF, Blight AR, Dietz V, Dobkin BH, Grossman R, Privat A (2007) Guidelines for the conduct of clinical trials for spinal cord injury as developed by the ICCP Panel: clinical trial inclusion/exclusion criteria and ethics. Spinal Cord 45:222-231.

Urrea C, Castellanos DA, Sagen J, Tsoulfas P, Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD (2007) Widespread cellular proliferation and focal neurogenesis after traumatic brain injury in the rat. Restor Neurol Neurosci 25:65-76.

Vavrek R, Pearse DD, Fouad K (2007) Neuronal Populations Capable of Regeneration following a Combined Treatment in Rats with Spinal Cord Transection. J Neurotrauma 24:1667-1673.

Vitarbo E, Sheth RN, Levi AD (2007) Open-door expansile cervical laminoplasty. Neurosurgery 60:S154-S159.

Voda J, Hama A, Sagen J (2007) FK506 reduces the severity of cutaneous hypersensitivity in rats with a spinal cord contusion. Neurosci Res 58:95-99.

Widerstrom-Noga EG, Felix ER, Cruz-Almeida Y, Turk DC (2007) Psychosocial subgroups in persons with spinal cord injuries and chronic pain. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1628-1635.

Widerstrom-Noga EG, Cardenas DD (2007) The Role of Brain Imaging in SCI-related Pain. Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehab: Pain 2007:81-93.

Wolfe SQ, Garg M, Cumberbatch NM, Furst C, Martinez M, Hernandez M, Reimers R, Berrocal Y, Gomez-Marin O, Eaton MJ (2007) Optimizing the transplant dose of a human neuronal cell line graft to treat SCI pain in the rat. Neurosci Lett 414:121-125.