Swartz RH, Ladhani NNN, Foley N, Nerenberg K, Bal S, Barrett J, Bushnell C, Chan WS, Chari R, Dowlatshahi D, Amrani ME, Gandhi S, Gubitz G, Hill MD, James A, Jeerakathil T, Jin A, Kirton A, Lanthier S, Lausman A, Leffert LR, Mandzia J, Menon B, Pikula A, Poppe A, Potts J, Ray J, Saposnik G, Sharma M, Smith EE, Bhogal S, Smitko E, Lindsay MP; Heart and Stroke Foundation Canadian Stroke Best Practice Advisory Committees.. Canadian stroke best practice consensus statement: Secondary stroke prevention during pregnancy. Int J Stroke. 2017 Jan 1:1747493017743801. doi: 10.1177/1747493017743801. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29171360.

Finger EC. Increased heart rate and energy expenditure in frontotemporal dementia. Brain. 2017 Jan;140(Pt 1):10-12. doi: 10.1093/brain/aww312. No abstract available. PMID: 28031218

Avila EK, Chamberlain M, Schiff D, Reijneveld JC, Armstrong TS, Ruda R, Wen PY, Weller M, Koekkoek JA, Mittal S, Arakawa Y, Choucair A, Gonzalez-Martinez J, MacDonald DR, Nishikawa R, Shah A, Vecht CJ, Warren P, van den Bent MJ, DeAngelis LM. Seizure control as a new metric in assessing efficacy of tumor treatment in low-grade glioma trials. Neuro Oncol. 2017 Jan;19(1):12-21. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/now190. Epub 2016 Sep 20. Review. PMID: 27651472

Lau JC, Khan AR, Zeng TY, MacDougall KW, Parrent AG, Peters TM. Quantification of local geometric distortion in structural magnetic resonance images: Application to ultra-high fields. Neuroimage. 2017 Jan 6. pii: S1053-8119(16)30791-1. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.12.066. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28069539.

Budhram A, Gabril MY, Lee DH, Fraser JA. Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis With Optic Neuropathy Heralding Systemic Vasculitis. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Jan;44(1):105-107. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.51. Epub 2016 May 17. No abstract available. PMID: 27184909

Gilmore, K. J., Morat, T., Doherty, T. J., & Rice, C. L. Motor unit number estimation and neuromuscular fidelity in 3 stages of sarcopenia. (2017). Muscle and Nerve, 55(5), 676-684. doi:10.1002/mus.25394

Moszczynski AJ, Yang W, Hammond R, Ang LC, Strong MJThreonine175, a novel pathological phosphorylation site on tau protein linked to multiple tauopathies. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2017 Jan 11;5(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s40478-016-0406-4. PMID: 28077166

Classen S, Krasniuk S, Alvarez L, Monahan M, Morrow SA, Danter T. Development and Validity of Western University's On-Road Assessment. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2017 Jan;37(1):14-29. doi: 10.1177/1539449216672859. Epub 2016 Oct 15. PMID: 27744272

Cloughesy T, Finocchiaro G, Belda-Iniesta C, Recht L, Brandes AA, Pineda E, Mikkelsen T, Chinot OL, Balana C, Macdonald DR, Westphal M, Hopkins K, Weller M, Bais C, Sandmann T, Bruey JM, Koeppen H, Liu B, Verret W, Phan SC, Shames DS. Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Phase II Study of Onartuzumab Plus Bevacizumab Versus Placebo Plus Bevacizumab in Patients With Recurrent Glioblastoma: Efficacy, Safety, and Hepatocyte Growth Factor and O6-Methylguanine-DNA Methyltransferase Biomarker Analyses. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jan 20;35(3):343-351. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2015.64.7685. Epub 2016 Dec 5.PMID: 27918718

Staudt MD, Bailey CS, Siddiqi F. Charcot spinal arthropathy in patients with congenital insensitivity to pain: a report of two cases and review of the literature. Neurosurg Rev. 2017 Jan 26. doi: 10.1007/s10143-017-0814-3. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID:28124176

Spence JD, Hachinski V. Henry J.M. Barnett: 1922-2016. Stroke. 2017 Jan;48(1):2-4. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.015868. Epub 2016 Dec 8. No abstract available. PMID: 27932605

Vo A, Seergobin KN, MacDonald PA. Effects of levodopa on stimulus-response learning versus response selection in healthy young adults.Behav Brain Res. 2017 Jan 15;317:553-561. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2016.10.019. Epub 2016 Oct 12. PMID: 27743941

Morrow SA, Rosehart H, Johnson AM. The effect of Fampridine-SR on cognitive fatigue in a randomized double-blind crossover trial in patients with MS. Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2017 Jan;11:4-9. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2016.10.011. Epub 2016 Nov 4. PMID: 28104253

Spence JD. Increased Coagulation With Aging: Importance of Homocysteine and Vitamin B12. Circ J. 2017 Jan 25;81(2):268. doi: 10.1253/circj.CJ-16-1011. Epub 2016 Dec 16. No abstract available. PMID: 27980280

Sposato LA, Hachinski V. Right insular cortex involvement is consistently associated with death after ischaemic stroke. Eur J Neurol. 2017 Jan;24(1):1-2. doi: 10.1111/ene.13174. Epub 2016 Oct 31. No abstract available. PMID: 27797138

Nguyen TK, Bauman GS, Watling CJ, Hahn K. Patient- and family-centered care: a qualitative exploration of oncologist perspectives. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Jan;25(1):213-219. Epub 2016 Sep 11. PMID: 27614869

Joswig H, Haji FA, Martinez-Perez R, Steven DA, Boulton MR. Rapid Recovery from Paraplegia in a Patient with Foix-Alajouanine Syndrome. World Neurosurg. 2017 Jan;97:750.e1-750.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.10.101. Epub 2016 Oct 26. PMID: 27794514


Oveisgharan S, Hachinski V. Atherosclerosis and vascular cognitive impairment neuropathological guideline. Brain. 2017 Feb;140(Pt 2):e12. doi: 10.1093/brain/aww304. Epub 2016 Dec 21. No abstract available. PMID: 28007992

Cerasuolo JO, Cipriano LE, Sposato LA. The complexity of atrial fibrillation newly diagnosed after ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack: advances and uncertainties. Curr Opin Neurol. 2017 Feb;30(1):28-37. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000410. PMID: 27984303

Coleman KK, Coleman BL, MacKinley JD, Pasternak SH, Finger EC. Association between Montreal Cognitive Assessment Sub-Item Scores and Corresponding Cognitive Test Performance in Patients with Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2017;43(3-4):170-179. doi: 10.1159/000457119. Epub 2017 Feb 16. PMID: 28199994

Gomez-Ibañez A, McLachlan RS, Mirsattari SM, Diosy DC, Burneo JG. Prognostic factors in patients with refractory idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2017 Feb;130:69-73. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2017.01.011. Epub 2017 Jan 28. PMID: 28157601

Racine M, Sánchez-Rodríguez E, Gálan S, Tomé-Pires C, Solé E, Jensen MP, Nielson WR, Miró J, Moulin DE, Choinière M. Factors Associated with Suicidal Ideation in Patients with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain. Pain Med. 2017 Feb 1;18(2):283-293. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnw115. PMID: 28204732

Szigiato AA, Lee DH, Fraser JA. Selective Extraocular Muscle Atrophy Secondary to Chronic Oculomotor Denervation. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Feb 9;135(2):e164664. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4664. Epub 2017 Feb 9. No abstract available. PMID: 28196204

Spence JD. Carotid plaque burden is associated with higher levels of total homocysteine. Stroke Vasc Neurol. 2017 Feb 24;2(1):40. doi: 10.1136/svn-2017-000076. eCollection 2017 Mar. PubMed PMID: 28959489; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5435215.

Hachinski V. Henry J.M. Barnett, MD (1922-2016). Neurology. 2017 Feb 28;88(9):824-825. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003668. No abstract available. PMID:28242847

Hanna J, Santo JB, Blair M, Smolewska K, Warriner E, Morrow SA. Comparing depression screening tools in persons with multiple sclerosis (MS). Rehabil Psychol. 2017 Feb;62(1):20-24. doi: 10.1037/rep0000115. Epub 2016 Dec 5. PMID: 27918176

Gomez-Ibañez A, McLachlan RS, Mirsattari SM, Diosy DC, Burneo JG. Prognostic factors in patients with refractory idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2017 Feb;130:69-73. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2017.01.011. Epub 2017 Jan 28. PMID: 28157601

Morrow SA, Menon S, Rosehart H, Sharma M. Developing easy to perform routine MRI measurements as potential surrogates for cognitive impairment in MS. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Feb;153:73-78. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2016.12.015. Epub 2016 Dec 29. PMID: 28061362

Rayner BL, Spence JD. Hypertension in blacks: insights from Africa. J Hypertens. 2017 Feb;35(2):234-239. doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000001171. PMID: 27841780

Martinez-Perez R, Lownie SP, Pandey SK, Boulton MR. Stent Placement for Carotid WebWorld Neurosurg. 2017 Feb;98:879.e9-879.e11. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.11.050. Epub 2016 Nov 19. PMID: 27876658


Norton L, Gibson RM, Gofton T, Benson C, Dhanani S, Shemie SD, Hornby L, Ward R, Young GB. Electroencephalographic Recordings During Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy Until 30 Minutes After Declaration of Death. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Mar;44(2):139-145. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.309. PMID: 28231862

Sposato LA, Wardlaw JM, Hachinski V. Response by Sposato et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Effect of Right Insular Involvement on Death and Functional Outcome After Acute Ischemic Stroke in the IST-3 Trial (Third International Stroke Trial)". Stroke. 2017 Mar;48(3):e92. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.016387. Epub 2017 Feb 7. No abstract available. PMID: 28174325

Spence JD. Transcranial Doppler monitoring for microemboli: a marker of a high-risk carotid plaque. Semin Vasc Surg. 2017 Mar;30(1):62-66. doi: 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2017.04.011. Epub 2017 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 28818260.

Farhan SM, Bartha R, Black SE, Corbett D, Finger E, Freedman M, Greenberg B, Grimes DA, Hegele RA, Hudson C, Kleinstiver PW, Lang AE, Masellis M, McIlroy WE, McLaughlin PM, Montero-Odasso M, Munoz DG, Munoz DP, Strother S, Swartz RH, Symons S, Tartaglia MC, Zinman L; ONDRI Investigators, Strong MJ. The Ontario Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative (ONDRI). Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Mar;44(2):196-202. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.415. Epub 2016 Dec 22. PMID:28003035

Lee SA, Sposato LA, Hachinski V, Cipriano LE. Cost-effectiveness of cerebrospinal biomarkers for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2017 Mar 16;9(1):18. doi: 10.1186/s13195-017-0243-0. PMID: 28302164

Ikeda KM, Mirsattari SM. Evolution of epilepsy in hemimegalencephaly from infancy to adulthood: Case report and review of the literature. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2017 Mar 1;7:45-48. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2017.02.002. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28377884

Pettersen JA, Keith J, Gao F, Spence JD, Black SE. CADASIL accelerated by acute hypotension: Arterial and venous contribution to leukoaraiosis. Neurology. 2017 Mar 14;88(11):1077-1080. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003717. Epub 2017 Feb 15. PMID: 28202707

Ng WP, Liew BS, Idris Z, Rosman AK. Fluorescence-Guided versus Conventional Surgical Resection of High Grade Glioma: A Single-Centre, 7-Year, Comparative Effectiveness Study. Malays J Med Sci. 2017 Mar;24(2):78-86. doi: 10.21315/mjms2017.24.2.10. Epub 2017 Apr 14. PubMed PMID: 28894407; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5566065.

Power GA, Dalton BH, Gilmore KJ, Allen MD, Doherty TJ, Rice CL. Maintaining Motor Units into Old Age: Running the Final Common Pathway. Eur J Transl Myol. 2017 Mar 24;27(1):6597. doi: 10.4081/ejtm.2017.6597. eCollection 2017 Feb 24. PMID: 28458809

Cerasuolo JO, Cipriano LE, Sposato LA, Kapral MK, Fang J, Gill SS, Hackam DG, Hachinski V. Population-based stroke and dementia incidence trends: Age and sex variations. Alzheimers Dement. 2017 Mar 28. pii: S1552-5260(17)30095-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2017.02.010. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28363085

Spence JD. Diastolic Hypotension and Myocardial Ischemia: A Reason to Remember Cuff Artifact in Blood Pressure Measurement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Mar 28;69(12):1646-1647. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.11.085. No abstract available. PMID: 28335850

Takahashi S, Chum M, Kimpinski K. Electrodiagnostic Characterization of Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies. J Clin Neuromuscul Dis. 2017 Mar;18(3):119-124. doi: 10.1097/CND.0000000000000152. PMID: 28221301

Climans SA, Mirsattari SM. Generalized epilepsy in Baraitser-Winter cerebrofrontofacial syndrome. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2017 Mar 18;7:58-60. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2017.03.003. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28413780


Budhram A, Parvathy S, Kremenchutzky M, Silverman M. Breaking down the gut microbiome composition in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler. 2017 Apr;23(5):628-636. doi: 10.1177/1352458516682105. Epub 2016 Dec 12. PMID:27956557

Patel SK, Restrepo C, Werden E, Churilov L, Ekinci EI, Srivastava PM, Ramchand J, Wai B, Chambers B, O'Callaghan CJ, Darby D, Hachinski V, Cumming T, Donnan G, Burrell LM, Brodtmann A. Does left ventricular hypertrophy affect cognition and brain structural integrity in type 2 diabetes? Study design and rationale of the Diabetes and Dementia (D2) study. BMC Endocr Disord. 2017 Apr 7;17(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12902-017-0173-7. PMID: 2838889

Cerasuolo JO, Montero-Odasso M, Ibañez A, Doocy S, Lip GY, Sposato LA. Decision-making interventions to stop the global atrial fibrillation-related stroke tsunami. Int J Stroke. 2017 Apr;12(3):222-228. doi: 10.1177/1747493016687579. Epub 2017 Jan 1. PMID: 28381196

Gregory MA, Boa Sorte Silva NC, Gill DP, McGowan CL, Liu-Ambrose T, Shoemaker JK, Hachinski V, Holmes J, Petrella RJ. Combined Dual-Task Gait Training and Aerobic Exercise to Improve Cognition, Mobility, and Vascular Health in Community-Dwelling Older Adults at Risk for Future Cognitive Decline1. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;57(3):747-763. doi: 10.3233/JAD-161240. PMID: 28304305

Sudre CH, Bocchetta M, Cash D, Thomas DL, Woollacott I, Dick KM, van Swieten J, Borroni B, Galimberti D, Masellis M, Tartaglia MC, Rowe JB, Graff C, Tagliavini F, Frisoni G, Laforce R Jr, Finger E, de Mendonça A, Sorbi S, Ourselin S, Cardoso MJ, Rohrer JD; White matter hyperintensities are seen only in GRN mutation carriers in the GENFI cohort. Genetic FTD Initiative, GENFI. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Apr 26;15:171-180. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2017.04.015. eCollection 2017. PMID:28529873

Hachinski V. Stoop to conquer: preventing stroke and dementia together. Lancet. 2017 Apr 15;389(10078):1518. doi:  10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30954-6. No abstract available. PMID: 28422027

Bostick GP, Kamper SJ, Haanstra TM, Dick BD, Stitt LW, Morley-Forster P, Clark AJ, Lynch ME, Gordon A, Nathan H, Smyth C, Ware MA, Toth C, Moulin DE. Pain expectations in neuropathic pain: Is it best to be optimistic? Eur J Pain. 2017 Apr;21(4):605-613. doi: 10.1002/ejp.962. Epub 2016 Oct 14. PMID: 27739623

Delrobaei M, Baktash N, Gilmore G, McIsaac K, Jog M. Using Wearable Technology to Generate Objective Parkinson's Disease Dyskinesia Severity Score: Possibilities for Home Monitoring. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2017 Apr 3. doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2017.2690578. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 28391201

d'Esterre CD, Trivedi A, Pordeli P, Boesen M, Patil S, Hwan Ahn S, Najm M, Fainardi E, Shankar JJ, Rubiera M, Almekhlafi MA, Mandzia J, Khaw AV, Barber P, Coutts S, Hill MD, Demchuk AM, Sajobi T, Forkert ND, Goyal M, Lee TY, Menon BK. Regional Comparison of Multiphase Computed Tomographic Angiography and Computed Tomographic Perfusion for Prediction of Tissue Fate in Ischemic Stroke. Stroke. 2017 Apr;48(4):939-945. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.015969. Epub 2017 Mar 14. PMID: 28292870

Budhram A, Pelikan JB, Kremenchutzky M, Sharma M. The 'across the pons' sign: A possible novel radiographic finding in natalizumab-associated progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy. J Neurol Sci. 2017 Apr 15;375:304-306. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.02.021. Epub 2017 Feb 10. No abstract available. PMID: 28320156

AlKhateeb M, McLachlan R, Burneo J, Diosy D, Mirsattari S. Six adult patients with septo-optic dysplasia and drug-resistant epilepsy: Clinical findings and course. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2017 Apr 19;8:73-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2017.04.001. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 29159066; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5678750.

Cocker MS, Spence JD, Hammond R, Wells G, deKemp RA, Lum C, Adeeko A, Yaffe MJ, Leung E, Hill A, Nagpal S, Stotts G, Alturkustani M, Hammond L, DaSilva J, Hadizad T, Tardif JC, Beanlands RS; Canadian Atherosclerosis Imaging Network (CAIN). [18F]-NaF PET/CT Identifies Active Calcification in Carotid Plaque. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Apr;10(4):486-488. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.03.005. Epub 2016 Jun 15. No abstract available. PMID: 27318719


Azarpazhooh MR, Hachinski V. Optimisation of stroke research. Lancet Neurol. 2017 May;16(5):340-341. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(17)30081-9. No abstract available. PMID: 28414643

Krasniuk S, Classen S, Morrow SA, Monahan M, Danter T, Rosehart H, He W. Driving Errors That Predict On-Road Outcomes in Adults With Multiple Sclerosis. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2017 May 1:1539449217708554. doi: 10.1177/1539449217708554. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28539098

Jones ES, Spence JD, Mcintyre AD, Nondi J, Gogo K, Akintunde A, Hackam DG, Rayner BL. High Frequency of Variants of Candidate Genes in Black Africans with Low Renin-Resistant Hypertension. Am J Hypertens. 2017 May 1;30(5):478-483. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpw167. PMID: 28052878

Climans SA, Piechowicz C, Koopman WJ, Venance SLSurvey of Canadian Myotonic Dystrophy Patients' Access to Computer Technology. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 May 24:1-5. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.47. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28535832

Spence JD. 3D Ultrasound for Imaging and Quantifying Carotid Ulcers. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 May;38(5):E34-E36. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A5130. Epub 2017 Mar 31. No abstract available. PMID: 28364013

Nayak L, DeAngelis LM, Brandes AA, Peereboom DM, Galanis E, Lin NU, Soffietti R, Macdonald DR, Chamberlain M, Perry J, Jaeckle K, Mehta M, Stupp R, Muzikansky A, Pentsova E, Cloughesy T, Iwamoto FM, Tonn JC, Vogelbaum MA, Wen PY, van den Bent MJ, Reardon DA. The Neurologic Assessment in Neuro-Oncology (NANO) scale: a tool to assess neurologic function for integration into the Response Assessment in Neuro-Oncology (RANO) criteria. Neuro Oncol. 2017 May 1;19(5):625-635. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nox029. PMID: 28453751

Strong MJ, Abrahams S, Goldstein LH, Woolley S, Mclaughlin P, Snowden J, Mioshi E, Roberts-South A, Benatar M, HortobáGyi T, Rosenfeld J, Silani V, Ince PG, Turner MR. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - frontotemporal spectrum disorder (ALS-FTSD): Revised diagnostic criteria. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2017 May;18(3-4):153-174. doi: 10.1080/21678421.2016.1267768. Epub 2017 Jan 5. PMID: 28054827

Kumar N, Mendonça DA, Jog M. Teaching Video NeuroImages: Lithium-induced reversible Pisa syndrome. Neurology. 2017 May 2;88(18):e184. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003892. No abstract available. PMID: 28461584

McKinnon NB, Connelly DM, Rice CL, Hunter SW, Doherty TJ. Neuromuscular contributions to the age-related reduction in muscle power: Mechanisms and potential role of high velocity power training. Ageing Res Rev. 2017 May;35:147-154. doi: 10.1016/j.arr.2016.09.003. Epub 2016 Sep 30. Review. PMID: 27697547

Spence JD. Cuff Artifact, J Curve, and Application of Hypertension Guidelines in the Elderly. Can J Cardiol. 2017 May 3. pii: S0828-282X(17)30206-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2017.04.014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28669700.

Hawley ZCE, Campos-Melo D, Droppelmann CA, Strong MJMotomiRs: miRNAs in Motor Neuron Function and Disease.Front Mol Neurosci. 2017 May 4;10:127. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2017.00127. eCollection 2017. Review. PMID: 28522960

Dayal AM, Jenkins ME, Jog MS, Kimpinski K, MacDonald P, Gofton TE. Palliative Care Discussions in Multiple System Atrophy: A Retrospective Review. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 May;44(3):276-282. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.439. Epub 2017 Feb 7. PMID: 28166857

VanDenKerkhof EG, Stitt L, Clark AJ, Gordon A, Lynch M, Morley-Forster PK, Nathan HJ, Smyth C, Toth C, Ware MA, Moulin DE. Sensitivity of the DN4 in Screening for Neuropathic Pain Syndromes. Clin J Pain. 2017 May 5. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000512. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28481836

Mutsaerts HJMM, Petr J, Thomas DL, De Vita E, Cash DM, van Osch MJP, Golay X, Groot PFC, Ourselin S, van Swieten J, Laforce R Jr, Tagliavini F, Borroni B, Galimberti D, Rowe JB, Graff C, Pizzini FB, Finger E, Sorbi S, Castelo Branco M, Rohrer JD, Masellis M, MacIntosh BJ; Comparison of arterial spin labeling registration strategies in the multi-center GENetic frontotemporal dementia initiative (GENFI). GENFI investigators. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 May 8. doi: 10.1002/jmri.25751. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:28480617

Meng H, Johnston B, Englesakis M, Moulin DE, Bhatia A. Selective Cannabinoids for Chronic Neuropathic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Anesth Analg. 2017 May 19. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002110. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28537982

Budhram A, Leung A, Sangle N, Khaw AV. Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of the Nasopharynx Presenting With Cluster-Like Headache. Headache. 2017 May;57(5):806-808. doi: 10.1111/head.13065. Epub 2017 Mar 13. No abstract available. PMID: 28295284

Spence JD. Asymptomatic carotid stenosis: Why a moratorium is needed on intervention outside clinical trials. Neurology. 2017 May 23;88(21):1990-1991. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003967. Epub 2017 Apr 26. No abstract available. PMID: 28446650

Kumar N, Jog M. Fahr's Disease Presenting as Late-Onset Levodopa-Responsive Parkinsonism. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 May;44(3):322-323. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.428. Epub 2017 Jan 16. No abstract available. PMID:28091340

Birbeck GL, Sposato LA. Hypertension prevention: In need of a grain of salt knowledge. Neurology. 2016 Sep 20;87(12):1192-3. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003136. Epub 2016 Aug 24. No abstract available. PMID: 27558373

Spence JD. Rational Medical Therapy Is the Key to Effective Cardiovascular Disease Prevention. Can J Cardiol. 2017 May;33(5):626-634. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2017.01.003. Epub 2017 Jan 19. Review. PMID: 28449833

Volkening K, Strong WL, Seaton S, Yang W, Strong MJC9orf72 mutations do not influence the tau signature of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with cognitive impairment (ALSci). Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2017 May 31:1-6. doi: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1332075. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28562075


Metz LM, Li DKB, Traboulsee AL, Duquette P, Eliasziw M, Cerchiaro G, Greenfield J, Riddehough A, Yeung M, Kremenchutzky M, Vorobeychik G, Freedman MS, Bhan V, Blevins G, Marriott JJ, Grand'Maison F, Lee L, Thibault M, Hill MD, Yong VW; Minocycline in MS Study Team. Trial of Minocycline in a Clinically Isolated Syndrome of Multiple Sclerosis. N Engl J Med. 2017 Jun 1;376(22):2122-2133. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1608889. PMID: 28564557

Allen MD, Doherty TJ, Rice CL, Kimpinski K. Reply to Drs. Sacco et al.  J Appl Physiol (1985). 2017 Jun 1;122(6):1525. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00330.2017. No abstract available. PMID: 28637834

Premi E, Grassi M, van Swieten J, Galimberti D, Graff C, Masellis M, Tartaglia C, Tagliavini F, Rowe JB, Laforce R Jr, Finger E, Frisoni GB, de Mendonça A, Sorbi S, Gazzina S, Cosseddu M, Archetti S, Gasparotti R, Manes M, Alberici A, Cardoso MJ, Bocchetta M, Cash DM, Ourselin S, Padovani A, Rohrer JD, Borroni B; Cognitive reserve and TMEM106B genotype modulate brain damage in presymptomatic frontotemporal dementia: a GENFI study. Genetic FTD Initiative (GENFI). Brain. 2017 Jun 1;140(6):1784-1791. doi: 10.1093/brain/awx103. PMID: 28460069

Samotus O, Lee J, Jog M. Long-term tremor therapy for Parkinson and essential tremor with sensor-guided botulinum toxin type A injections. PLoS One. 2017 Jun 6;12(6):e0178670. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178670. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28586370

Racine M, Galán S, de la Vega R, Tomé Pires C, Solé E, Nielson WR, Miró J, Moulin DE, Jensen MP. Pain-related Activity Management Patterns and Function in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Clin J Pain. 2017 Jun 6. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000526. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28591081

Blanco PJ, Müller LO, Spence JD. Blood pressure gradients in cerebral arteries: a clue to pathogenesis of cerebral small vessel disease. Stroke Vasc Neurol. 2017 Jun 8;2(3):108-117. doi: 10.1136/svn-2017-000087. eCollection 2017 Sep. PubMed PMID: 28989801; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5628379.

Coulombe MA, Lawrence KS, Moulin DE, Morley-Forster P, Shokouhi M, Nielson WR, Davis KD. Lower Functional Connectivity of the Periaqueductal Gray Is Related to Negative Affect and Clinical Manifestations of Fibromyalgia. Front Neuroanat. 2017 Jun 8;11:47. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2017.00047. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28642688

Montero-Odasso M, Pieruccini-Faria F, Bartha R, Black SE,Finger E, Freedman M, Greenberg B, Grimes DA, Hegele RA, Hudson C, Kleinstiver PW, Lang AE, Masellis M, McLaughlin PM, Munoz DP, Strother S, Swartz RH, Symons S, Tartaglia MC, Zinman L,Strong MJMotor Phenotype in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Gait and Balance Platform Study Design Protocol for the Ontario Neurodegenerative Research Initiative (ONDRI). ONDRI Investigators., McIlroy W.J Alzheimers Dis. 2017 Jun 27. doi: 10.3233/JAD-170149. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28671116.

Gilmore G, Lee DH, Parrent A, Jog M. The current state of postoperative imaging in the presence of deep brain stimulation electrodes. Mov Disord. 2017 Jun;32(6):833-838. doi: 10.1002/mds.27028. Epub 2017 May 15. No abstract available. PMID: 28504424

Hachinski V, Alsubaie R, Azarpazhooh MR. Upgoing thumb sign: A sensitive indicator of brain involvement? Neurology. 2017 Jun 28. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004157. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004157. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28659430.

Sposato LA, Fridman S, Saposnik G. Letter by Sposato et al Regarding Article, "Stroke as the Initial Manifestation of Atrial Fibrillation: The Framingham Heart Study". Stroke. 2017 Jun;48(6):e142. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.017066. Epub 2017 Apr 17. No abstract available. PMID: 28416625

Spence JD, Solo K. Resistant Atherosclerosis: The Need for Monitoring of Plaque Burden. Stroke. 2017 Jun;48(6):1624-1629. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.017392. Epub 2017 May 9. PMID: 28487327

Page AD, Siegel L, Jog M. Self-Rated Communication-Related Quality of Life of Individuals With Oromandibular Dystonia Receiving Botulinum Toxin Injections.  Am J Speech Lang Pathol. 2017 Jun 22;26(2S):674-681. doi: 10.1044/2017_AJSLP-16-0098. PMID: 28654948

Sposato LA, Saposnik G. Stroke rates vary substantially across cohorts of patients with atrial fibrillation. Evid Based Med. 2017 Jun;22(3):110. doi: 10.1136/ebmed-2017-110711. Epub 2017 Apr 12. No abstract available. PMID: 28404602

Batchelor C, Pordeli P, d'Esterre CD, Najm M, Al-Ajlan FS, Boesen ME, McDougall C, Hur L, Fainardi E, Shankar JJS, Rubiera M, Khaw AV, Hill MD, Demchuk AM, Sajobi TT, Goyal M, Lee TY, Aviv RI, Menon BK. Use of Noncontrast Computed Tomography and Computed Tomographic Perfusion in Predicting Intracerebral Hemorrhage After Intravenous Alteplase Therapy. Stroke. 2017 Jun;48(6):1548-1553. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.016616. Epub 2017 Apr 26. PMID: 28446625

Racosta JM, Sposato LA, Kimpinski K. Subcutaneous versus intravenous immunoglobulin for chronic autoimmune neuropathies: A meta-analysis. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Jun;55(6):802-809. doi: 10.1002/mus.25409. Epub 2017 Feb 9. Review. PMID: 27649063


Dayal AM, Kimpinski K, Fraser JA. Optic Neuritis in Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Jul;44(4):449-451. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.452. Epub 2017 Feb 1. No abstract available. PMID: 28143630

Sposato LA, Ruíz Vargas E, Riccio PM, Toledo JB, Trojanowski JQ, Kukull WA, Cipriano LE, Nucera A, Whitehead SN, Hachinski V. Milder Alzheimer's disease pathology in heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Alzheimers Dement. 2017 Jul;13(7):770-777. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2016.12.002. Epub 2017 Feb 5. PMID: 28174071

Montero-Odasso MM, Sarquis-Adamson Y, Speechley M, Borrie MJ, Hachinski VC, Wells J, Riccio PM, Schapira M, Sejdic E, Camicioli RM, Bartha R, McIlroy WE, Muir-Hunter S. Association of Dual-Task Gait With Incident Dementia in Mild Cognitive Impairment: Results From the Gait and Brain Study. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Jul 1;74(7):857-865. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2017.0643. PMID: 28505243

Sharma S, Prasad AN. Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Epilepsy: Current Understanding, Diagnosis, and Treatment Approaches. Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Jul 2;18(7). pii: E1384. doi: 10.3390/ijms18071384. Review. PubMed PMID: 28671587.

Kwan BYM, Salehi F, Kope R, Lee DH, Sharma M, Hammond R, Burneo JG, Steven D, Peters T, Khan AR. Evaluation of ex-vivo 9.4T MRI in post-surgical specimens from temporal lobe epilepsy patients. J Neuroradiol. 2017 Jul 4. pii: S0150-9861(17)30161-X. doi: 10.1016/j.neurad.2017.05.007. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28687122.

Walker LAS, Marino D, Berard JA, Feinstein A, Morrow SA, Cousineau D. Canadian Normative Data for Minimal Assessment of Cognitive Function in Multiple Sclerosis. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Jul 7:1-9. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.199. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28683843.

Levit A, Regis AM, Garabon JR, Oh SH, Desai S, Rajakumar N, Hachinski V, Agca Y, Agca C, Whitehead SN, Allman BL. Behavioural inflexibility in a comorbid rat model of striatal ischemic injury and mutant hAPP overexpression. Behav Brain Res. 2017 Jul 7. pii: S0166-4328(17)30488-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2017.07.006. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28693862.

Yan H, Ng WP. Spoon versus knife. CMAJ. 2017 Jul 10;189(27):E915-E916. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.161268. PubMed PMID: 28694311.

 Baker J, Kimpinski K. Management of Supine Hypertension Complicating Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension. CNS Drugs. 2017 Jul 12. doi: 10.1007/s40263-017-0453-9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28702747.

Bakhshmand SM, Khan AR, de Ribaupierre S, Eagleson R. MultiXplore: Visual Exploration Platform for Multimodal Neuroimaging Data. J Neurosci Methods. 2017 Jul 13. pii: S0165-0270(17)30243-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.07.006. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28712912.

Bery A, Fraser JA. Dento-corneal aberrant regeneration as evidence of V2 innervation of the inferior human cornea. Neurology. 2017 Jul 18;89(3):302-303. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004122. Epub 2017 Jun 14. No abstract available. PMID:28615432

Spence JD. Approaching Automated 3-Dimensional Measurement of Atherosclerotic Plaque Volume. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jul 18;70(3):314-317. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.05.036. PubMed PMID: 28705311.

Bery A, Fraser JA. Dento-corneal aberrant regeneration as evidence of V2 innervation of the inferior human cornea. Neurology. 2017 Jul 18;89(3):302-303. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004122. Epub 2017 Jun 14. No abstract available. PMID: 28615432

Prior PL, Hachinski V, Chan R, Unsworth K, Mytka S, Harnadek M, OʼCallaghan C, Suskin N. Comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation for Secondary Prevention After Transient Ischemic Attack or Mild Stroke: PSYCHOLOGICAL PROFILE AND OUTCOMES. J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2017 Jul 19. doi: 10.1097/HCR.0000000000000274. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28727668.

Fakolade A, Lamarre J, Latimer-Cheung A, Parsons T, Morrow SA, Finlayson M. Understanding leisure-time physical activity: Voices of people with MS who have moderate-to-severe disability and their family caregivers. Health Expect. 2017 Jul 19. doi: 10.1111/hex.12600. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28722772.

Nucera A, Azarpazhooh MR, Cardinali L, Alsubaie R, Chiang TC, Weishaupt N, Hachinski V. Inhibition of the primary motor cortex and the upgoing thumb sign. eNeurologicalSci. 2017 Jul 19;8:31-33. doi: 10.1016/j.ensci.2017.07.001. eCollection 2017 Sep. PubMed PMID: 29260033; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5730890.

Benson CM, Joswig H, Evans HB, Steven DA. Case Report: Free Latissimus Dorsi Flap in Combination With Subdural Space Reduction for the Prevention of Recurrent Hemorrhage Following Hemispherectomy. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Jul 20. doi: 10.1093/ons/opx159. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28973550.


Spence JD. Cuff Artifact, J Curve, and Application of Hypertension Guidelines in the Elderly. Can J Cardiol. 2017 Aug;33(8):1067.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2017.04.014. Epub 2017 May 3. PubMed PMID: 28669700.

Sörös P, Teasell R, Hanley DF, Spence JD. Motor recovery beginning 23 years after ischemic stroke. J Neurophysiol. 2017 Aug 1;118(2):778-781. doi: 10.1152/jn.00868.2016. Epub 2017 May 17. PMID: 28515288

Stephan BCM, Richardson K, Savva GM, Matthews FE, Brayne C, Hachinski V. Potential Value of Impaired Cognition in Stroke Prediction: A U.K. Population-Based Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Aug;65(8):1756-1762. doi: 10.1111/jgs.14878. Epub 2017 Apr 3. PMID: 28369710

Morrow SA, Classen S, Monahan M, Danter T, Taylor R, Krasniuk S, Rosehart H, He W. On-road assessment of fitness-to-drive in persons with MS with cognitive impairment: A prospective study. Mult Scler. 2017 Aug 1:1352458517723991. doi: 10.1177/1352458517723991. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28782411.

Classen S, Krasniuk S, Morrow SA, Alvarez L, Monahan M, Danter T, Rosehart H. Visual Correlates of Fitness to Drive in Adults With Multiple Sclerosis. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2017 Aug 1:1539449217718841. doi: 10.1177/1539449217718841. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28766462.

Edvardson S, Nicolae CM, Agrawal PB, Mignot C, Payne K, Prasad AN, Prasad C, Sadler L, Nava C, Mullen TE, Begtrup A, Baskin B, Powis Z, Shaag A, Keren B, Moldovan GL, Elpeleg O. Heterozygous De Novo UBTF Gain-of-Function Variant Is Associated with Neurodegeneration in Childhood. Am J Hum Genet. 2017 Aug 3;101(2):267-273. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2017.07.002. PubMed PMID: 28777933.

Cheng J, Ukwatta E, Shavakh S, Chow TWS, Parraga G, Spence JD, Chiu B. Sensitive three-dimensional ultrasound assessment of carotid atherosclerosis by weighted average of local vessel wall and plaque thickness change. Med Phys. 2017 Aug 7. doi: 10.1002/mp.12507. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28782187.

Fridman S, Saposnik G, Sposato LA. Visual Aids for Improving Patient Decision Making in Severe Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Aug 7. pii: S1052-3057(17)30368-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2017.07.011. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28797613.

Spence JD. Egg Consumption and Cardiovascular Risk. Can J Diabetes. 2017 Aug 10. pii: S1499-2671(17)30339-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjd.2017.06.017. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28803822.

Berger W, Payne MWC, Morrow SA. Self-reported maximum walking distance in persons with MS may affect the EDSS. J Neurol Sci. 2017 Aug 15;379:77-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.05.035. Epub 2017 May 17. PubMed PMID: 28716284

Welk B, McArthur E, Ordon M, Morrow SA, Hayward J, Dixon S. The risk of dementia with the use of 5 alpha reductase inhibitors.J Neurol Sci. 2017 Aug 15;379:109-111. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.05.064. Epub 2017 May 31. PubMed PMID: 28716218.

Strong MJ, Busing N, Goosney DL, Harris KA, Horsley T, Kuzyk A, Lingard L, Norman WV, Rosenblum ND, Saryeddine T, Wang X. The Rising Challenge of Training Physician-Scientists: Recommendations From a Canadian National Consensus Conference. Acad Med. 2017 Aug 16. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000001857. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28817429.

Farhan SMK, Nixon KCJ, Everest M, Edwards TN, Long S, Segal D, Knip MJ, Arts HH, Chakrabarti R, Wang J, Robinson JF, Lee D, Mirsattari SM, Rupar CA, Siu VM; FORGE Canada Consortium., Poulter MO, Hegele RA, Kramer JM. Identification of a novel synaptic protein, TMTC3, involved in periventricular nodular heterotopia with intellectual disability and epilepsy. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 Aug 16. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddx316. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28973161.

Mackenzie IR, Nicholson AM, Sarkar M, Messing J, Purice MD, Pottier C, Annu K, Baker M, Perkerson RB, Kurti A, Matchett BJ, Mittag T, Temirov J, Hsiung GR, Krieger C, Murray ME, Kato M, Fryer JD, Petrucelli L, Zinman L, Weintraub S, Mesulam M, Keith J, Zivkovic SA, Hirsch-Reinshagen V, Roos RP, Züchner S, Graff-Radford NR, Petersen RC, Caselli RJ, Wszolek ZK, Finger E, Lippa C, Lacomis D, Stewart H, Dickson DW, Kim HJ, Rogaeva E, Bigio E, Boylan KB, Taylor JP, Rademakers R. TIA1 Mutations in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Dementia Promote Phase Separation and Alter Stress Granule Dynamics. Neuron. 2017 Aug 16;95(4):808-816.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.07.025. PubMed PMID: 28817800.

Farhan SMK, Nixon KCJ, Everest M, Edwards TN, Long S, Segal D, Knip MJ, Arts HH, Chakrabarti R, Wang J, Robinson JF, Lee D, Mirsattari SM, Rupar CA, Siu VM; FORGE Canada Consortium., Poulter MO, Hegele RA, Kramer JM. Identification of a novel synaptic protein, TMTC3, involved in periventricular nodular heterotopia with intellectual disability and epilepsy. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 Aug 16. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddx316. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28973161.

Radovanovic I, Urquhart JC, Rasoulinejad P, Gurr KR, Siddiqi F, Bailey CS. Patterns of C-2 fracture in the elderly: comparison of etiology, treatment, and mortality among specific fracture types. J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Aug 18:1-7. doi: 10.3171/2017.3.SPINE161176. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28820364.

Wang JZ, Vyas MV, Saposnik G, Burneo JG. Incidence and management of seizures after ischemic stroke: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Neurology. 2017 Aug 23. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004407. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004407. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28835405.

Mousavi SR, Arcaro JA, Leung LS, Tenney JR, Mirsattari SM. Functional connectivity of the hippocampus to the thalamocortical circuitry in an animal model of absence seizures. Epilepsy Res. 2017 Aug 24;137:19-24. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2017.08.004. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28886474.

Dash D, Dash C, Primrose S, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Ladino LD, Appendino JP, Mazepa L, Elliott c, Mirsattari SM, Federico p, Bui E, Hunter G, RamachandranNair R, Sharma R, Melendres P, Nikkel J, Nguyen DK, Almubarak S, Rigby M, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Update on Minimal Standards for Electroencephalography in Canada: A Review by the Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2017 Aug 29. doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2017.217.

Levit A, Regis AM, Garabon JR, Oh SH, Desai SJ, Rajakumar N, Hachinski V, Agca Y, Agca C, Whitehead SN, Allman BL. Behavioural inflexibility in a comorbid rat model of striatal ischemic injury and mutant hAPP overexpression. Behav Brain Res. 2017 Aug 30;333:267-275. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2017.07.006. Epub 2017 Jul 8. PubMed PMID: 28693862.

Baker J, Kimpinski K. Management of Supine Hypertension Complicating Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension. CNS Drugs. 2017 Aug;31(8):653-663. doi: 10.1007/s40263-017-0453-9. PubMed PMID: 28702747.

Burneo JG. Neurocysticercosis-related epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2017 Aug 31. pii: S1525-5050(17)30666-2. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.08.017. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28867576.


Spence JD, Yi Q, Hankey GJ. B vitamins in stroke prevention: time to reconsider. Lancet Neurol. 2017 Sep;16(9):750-760. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(17)30180-1. Review. PubMed PMID: 28816120.

LaDonna KA, Watling CJ, Ray SL, Piechowicz C, Venance SL. Evolving Motivations: Patients' and Caregivers' Perceptions About Seeking Myotonic Dystrophy (DM1) and Huntington's Disease Care. Qual Health Res. 2017 Sep;27(11):1727-1737. doi: 10.1177/1049732317711901. Epub 2017 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 28799481.

Spence JD. Transcranial Doppler Emboli Identifies Asymptomatic Carotid Patients at High Stroke Risk: Why This Technique Should be Used More Widely. Angiology. 2017 Sep;68(8):657-660. doi: 10.1177/0003319716651525. Epub 2016 Jul 11. PMID: 27225699

Gilmore KJ, Allen MD, Doherty TJ, Kimpinski K, Rice CL. Electrophysiological and neuromuscular stability of persons with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Sep;56(3):413-420. doi: 10.1002/mus.25516. Epub 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 27997686

Akintunde A, Nondi J, Gogo K, Jones ESW, Rayner BL, Hackam DG, Spence JD. Physiological Phenotyping for Personalized Therapy of Uncontrolled Hypertension in Africa. Am J Hypertens. 2017 Sep 1;30(9):923-930. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpx066. PMID: 28472315

Duque KR, Burneo JG. Clinical presentation of neurocysticercosis-related epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2017 Sep 4. pii: S1525-5050(17)30545-0. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.08.008. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 28882721.

Rizek P, Kumar N, Jog MS. Anti-Ma2-Associated Encephalitis Secondary to Hodgkin's Lymphoma. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Sep 7:1-2. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.227. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28877769.

Epstein KA, Viscoli CM, Spence JD, Young LH, Inzucchi SE, Gorman M, Gerstenhaber B, Guarino PD, Dixit A, Furie KL, Kernan WN; IRIS Trial Investigators.. Smoking cessation and outcome after ischemic stroke or TIA. Neurology. 2017 Sep 8. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004524. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004524. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28887378.

Spence JD. Letter by Spence Regarding Article, "Antiplatelet Regimen for Patients With Breakthrough Strokes While on Aspirin: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis". Stroke. 2017 Sep 8. pii: STROKEAHA.117.018919. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.018919. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28887397.

Spence JD. Systolic blood pressure targets, Diastolic J Curve and Cuff Artefact in blood pressure measurement: a note of caution. Eur J Neurol. 2017 Sep 8. doi: 10.1111/ene.13442. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28887862.

Tortarolo M, Lo Coco D, Veglianese P, Vallarola A, Giordana MT, Marcon G, Beghi E, Poloni M, Strong MJ, Iyer AM, Aronica E, Bendotti C. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a Multisystem Pathology: Insights into the Role of TNFα. Mediators Inflamm. 2017;2017:2985051. doi: 10.1155/2017/2985051. Epub 2017 Sep 10. Review. PubMed PMID: 29081600; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5610855.

Strong MJ. Revisiting the concept of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis as a multisystems disorder of limited phenotypic expression. Curr Opin Neurol. 2017 Sep 13. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000488. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28914734.

Bakhshmand SM, Eagleson R, de Ribaupierre S. Multimodal connectivity based eloquence score computation and visualisation for computer-aided neurosurgical path planning. Healthc Technol Lett. 2017 Sep 14;4(5):152-156. doi: 10.1049/htl.2017.0073. eCollection 2017 Oct. PubMed PMID: 29184656; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5683204.

Søndergaard L, Kasner SE, Rhodes JF, Andersen G, Iversen HK, Nielsen-Kudsk JE, Settergren M, Sjöstrand C, Roine RO, Hildick-Smith D, Spence JD, Thomassen L; Gore REDUCE Clinical Study Investigators.. Patent Foramen Ovale Closure or Antiplatelet Therapy for Cryptogenic Stroke. N Engl J Med. 2017 Sep 14;377(11):1033-1042. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1707404. PubMed PMID: 28902580.

Wright T, de Ribaupierre S, Eagleson R. Design and evaluation of an augmented reality simulator using leap motion. Healthc Technol Lett. 2017 Sep 14;4(5):210-215. doi: 10.1049/htl.2017.0070. eCollection 2017 Oct. PubMed PMID: 29184667; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5683193.

Lownie SP. Letter to the Editor. Hydrodynamic hydrocephalus in nongalenic arteriovenous fistula. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Sep 15:1-2. doi: 10.3171/2017.4.PEDS17159. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28937918.

Tekian A, Watling CJ, Roberts TE, Steinert Y, Norcini J. Qualitative and quantitative feedback in the context of competency-based education. Med Teach. 2017 Sep 19:1-5. doi: 10.1080/0142159X.2017.1372564. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28927332.

Pelz DM, Lownie SP. Safety and Efficacy of Aneurysm Treatment with the WEB. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 Sep 21. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A5387. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28935623.

Farhan SMK, Gendron TF, Petrucelli L, Hegele RA, Strong MJ. ARHGEF28 p.Lys280Metfs40Ter in an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis family with a C9orf72 expansion. Neurol Genet. 2017 Sep 22;3(5):e190. doi: 10.1212/NXG.0000000000000190. eCollection 2017 Oct. PubMed PMID: 28971145; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5616022.

Hiebert NM, Owen AM, Seergobin KN, MacDonald PA. Dorsal striatum mediates deliberate decision making, not late-stage, stimulus-response learning. Hum Brain Mapp. 2017 Sep 25. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23817. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28945307.

Bierer J, Wolf A, Lee DH, Rotenberg BW, Duggal N. Bilateral caudate nucleus infarcts: A case report of a rare complication following endoscopic resection of a tuberculum sellae meningioma. Surg Neurol Int. 2017 Sep 26;8:235. doi: 10.4103/sni.sni_192_16. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 29026671; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5629865.

Azarpazhooh MR, Avan A, Cipriano LE, Munoz DG, Sposato LA, Hachinski V. Concomitant vascular and neurodegenerative pathologies double the risk of dementia. Alzheimers Dement. 2017 Sep 30. pii: S1552-5260(17)33686-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2017.07.755. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28974416.


Martín-Aragón Baudel MAS, Rae MT, Darlison MG, Poole AV, Fraser JA. Preferential activation of HIF-2α adaptive signalling in neuronal-like cells in response to acute hypoxia. PLoS One. 2017 Oct 2;12(10):e0185664. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185664. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28968430.

Ikeda KM, Aldosari MM, Mirsattari SM, AlGhefari H, Hammond RR. Focal Cortical Dysplasia Type IIa Manifesting as Epilepsia Partialis Continua for 50 Years. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Oct 2:1-3. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.237. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28965498.

Hawley ZCE, Campos-Melo D, Strong MJ. Novel miR-b2122 regulates several ALS-related RNA-binding proteins. Mol Brain. 2017 Oct 2;10(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s13041-017-0326-7. PubMed PMID: 28969660.

Finger E, Zhang J, Dickerson B, Bureau Y, Masellis M; Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.. Disinhibition in Alzheimer's Disease is Associated with Reduced Right Frontal Pole Cortical Thickness. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;60(3):1161-1170. doi: 10.3233/JAD-170348. PubMed PMID: 28984590.

Gilmore KJ, Kirk EA, Doherty TJ, Rice CL. The effect of very old age on anconeus motor unit loss and compensatory remodelling. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Oct 5. doi: 10.1002/mus.25982. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28981143.

Staudt MD, Pasternak SH, Sharma M, Pandey SK, Arango MF, Pelz DM, Lownie SP. Multilevel, ultra-large-volume epidural blood patch for the treatment of neurocognitive decline associated with spontaneous intracranial hypotension: case report. J Neurosurg. 2017 Oct 6:1-6. doi: 10.3171/2017.5.JNS17249. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28984516.

Dzongowski E, Coriolano K, de Ribaupierre S, Jones SA. Treatment of abdominal pseudocysts and associated ventricuoperitoneal shunt failure. Childs Nerv Syst. 2017 Oct 9. doi: 10.1007/s00381-017-3609-5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28993858.

Budhram A, Feng M, Mather R, Lee DH, Moulin DE. Alternating Horner Syndrome With Vegetative Alterna and Spastic Quadraparesis After Bacterial Meningitis. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Oct 9. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2017.2865. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29052695.

Shokouhi M, Clarke C, Morley-Forster P, Moulin DE, Davis K, Lawrence KS. Structural and Functional Brain Changes at Early and Late Stages of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. J Pain. 2017 Oct 13. pii: S1526-5900(17)30734-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2017.09.007. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29038061.

Budhram A, Climans SA, Le C, Casserly CS, Mayich M, Lownie SP, Sposato LA. Aseptic meningitis due to reperfusion injury after carotid artery stenting. J Neurol Sci. 2017 Oct 15;381:269-271. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.08.3255. Epub 2017 Aug 31. PubMed PMID: 28991696.

Abdalmalak A, Milej D, Norton L, Debicki DB, Gofton T, Diop M, Owen AM, St Lawrence K. Single-session communication with a locked-in patient by functional near-infrared spectroscopy. Neurophotonics. 2017 Oct;4(4):040501. doi: 10.1117/1.NPh.4.4.040501. Epub 2017 Dec 23. PubMed PMID: 29296627; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5741990.

Merritt KE, Seergobin KN, Mendonça DA, Jenkins ME, Goodale MA, MacDonald PAAutomatic Online Motor Control Is Intact in Parkinson's Disease With and Without Perceptual Awareness.eNeuro. 2017 Oct 16;4(5). pii: ENEURO.0215-17.2017. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0215-17.2017. eCollection 2017 Sep-Oct. PubMed PMID: 29085900; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5659259.

Pelz DM, Lownie SP. Selective Poststent Balloon Angioplasty for Carotid Stenting. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 Oct 19. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A5346. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29051210.

Malmqvist L, Bursztyn L, Costello F, Digre K, Fraser JA, Fraser C, Katz B, Lawlor M, Petzold A, Sibony P, Warner J, Wegener M, Wong S, Hamann S. The Optic Disc Drusen Studies Consortium Recommendations for Diagnosis of Optic Disc Drusen Using Optical Coherence Tomography. J Neuroophthalmol. 2017 Oct 24. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000000585. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29095768.

Budhram A, Sharma M, Shettar B, Hosseini-Moghaddam SM, Khaw AV. Sensory and autonomic involvement in West Nile virus-associated acute flaccid paralysis. Neurol Clin Pract. 2017 Oct;7(5):394-397. doi: 10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000373. PubMed PMID: 29620087; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5874468.

Peng M, Chen G, Tang KL, Quan H, Smith EE, Faris P, Hachinski V, Campbell NRC. Blood pressure at age 60-65 versus age 70-75 and vascular dementia: a population based observational study. BMC Geriatr. 2017 Oct 27;17(1):252. doi: 10.1186/s12877-017-0649-3. PubMed PMID: 29078750; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5658926.

de Ribaupierre S, Eagleson R. Editorial: Challenges for the usability of AR and VR for clinical neurosurgical procedures. Healthc Technol Lett. 2017 Oct 27;4(5):151. doi: 10.1049/htl.2017.0077. eCollection 2017 Oct. PubMed PMID: 29184655; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5683198.

Farhan SMK, Gendron TF, Petrucelli L, Hegele RA, Strong MJOPTN p.Met468Arg and ATXN2 intermediate length polyQ extension in families with C9orf72 mediated amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2017 Oct 28. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32606. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29080331.

Amiri A, Kapral MK, Thrift AG, Sposato LA, Saber H, Behrouz R, Erfanian M, Farzadfard MT, Mokhber N, Azarpazhooh MRThe Incidence and Characteristics of Stroke in Urban-Dwelling Iranian Women. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Oct 31. pii: S1052-3057(17)30534-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2017.09.050. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29100858.

Anazodo UC, Finger E, Kwan BYM, Pavlosky W, Warrington JC, Günther M, Prato FS, Thiessen JD, St Lawrence KS. Using simultaneous PET/MRI to compare the accuracy of diagnosing frontotemporal dementia by arterial spin labelling MRI and FDG-PET. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Oct 31;17:405-414. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2017.10.033. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 29159053; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5683801.


Kumar N, Murgai A, Naranian T, Jog M, Fasano A. Levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel therapy after deep brain stimulation. Mov Disord. 2017 Nov 6. doi: 10.1002/mds.27211. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29105810.

Cuddy LK, Seah C, Pasternak SH, Rylett RJ. Amino-Terminal β-Amyloid Antibody Blocks β-Amyloid-Mediated Inhibition of the High-Affinity Choline Transporter CHT. Front Mol Neurosci. 2017 Nov 7;10:361. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2017.00361. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 29163036; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5681948.

Budhram A, Le C, Jenkins ME. Lyme Disease Presenting With Raeder Syndrome. Headache. 2017 Nov 8. doi: 10.1111/head.13220. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29115676.

Paquet M, Cerasuolo JO, Thorburn V, Fridman S, Alsubaie R, Lopes RD, Cipriano LE, Salamone P, Melling CWJ, Khan AR, Sedeño L, Fang J, Drangova M, Montero-Odasso M, Mandzia JKhaw AV, Racosta JM, Paturel J, Samoilov L, Stirling D, Balint B, Jaremek V, Koschinsky ML, Boffa MB, Summers K, Ibañez A, Mrkobrada M, Saposnik G, Kimpinski K, Whitehead SN, Sposato LAPathophysiology and Risk of Atrial Fibrillation Detected after Ischemic Stroke (PARADISE): A Translational, Integrated, and Transdisciplinary Approach. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Nov 13. pii: S1052-3057(17)30522-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2017.09.038. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29141778. 

Mu A, Weinberg E, Moulin DE, Clarke H. Pharmacologic management of chronic neuropathic pain: Review of the Canadian Pain Society consensus statement. Can Fam Physician. 2017 Nov;63(11):844-852. Review. PubMed PMID: 29138154.

Mattia A, Azarpazhooh MR, Munoz C, Bogiatzi C, Quantz MA, Spence JD. Association of homocysteine and smoking with cerebral microemboli in patients with mechanical heart valves: a transcranial Doppler study. Stroke Vasc Neurol. 2017 Nov 16;2(4):198-203. doi: 10.1136/svn-2017-000117. eCollection 2017 Dec. PubMed PMID: 29507780; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5829912.

Samotus O, Kumar N, Rizek P, Jog M. Botulinum Toxin Type A Injections as Monotherapy for Upper Limb Essential Tremor Using Kinematics. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Nov 21:1-12. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.260. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29157315.

Al-Ajmi AM, Morad MA, Cooper PE, Hassino LH, Siddeiq MA. Reversible Ethyl Chloride Neurotoxicity: A Case Report. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Nov 21:1-2. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.262. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29157319.

Members of the MS in the 21st Century Steering Group:., Rieckmann P, Centonze D, Elovaara I, Giovannoni G, Havrdová E, Kesselring J, Kobelt G, Langdon D, Morrow SA, Oreja-Guevara C, Schippling S, Thalheim C, Thompson H, Vermersch P, Aston K, Bauer B, Demory C, Giambastiani MP, Hlavacova J, Nouvet-Gire J, Pepper G, Pontaga M, Rogan E, Rogalski C, van Galen P, Ben-Amor AF. Unmet needs, burden of treatment, and patient engagement in multiple sclerosis: A combined perspective from the MS in the 21st Century Steering Group. Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2017 Nov 21;19:153-160. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2017.11.013. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29241142.

Dash D, Dash C, Primrose S, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Ladino LD, Appendino JP, Mazepa L, Elliott C, Mirsattari SM, Federico P, Bui E, Hunter G, RamachandranNair R, Sharma R, Melendres P, Nikkel J, Nguyen DK, Almubarak S, Rigby M, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Update on Minimal Standards for Electroencephalography in Canada: A Review by the Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Nov;44(6):631-642. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.217. PubMed PMID: 29391079.

Sahovaler A, Yeh DH, Morrison D, de Ribaupierre S, Izawa J, Power A, Inculet R, Parry N, Palma DA, Landis M, Leung A, Fung K, MacNeil SD, Yoo J, Nichols AC. The incidence and management of non-head and neck incidentalomas for the head and neck surgeon.Oral Oncol. 2017 Nov;74:98-104. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.09.004. Epub 2017 Oct 2. Review. PubMed PMID: 29103759.

Ing EB, Lahaie Luna G, Toren A, Ing R, Chen JJ, Arora N, Torun N, Jakpor OA, Fraser JA, Tyndel FJ, Sundaram AN, Liu X, Lam CT, Patel V, Weis E, Jordan D, Gilberg S, Pagnoux C, Ten Hove M. Multivariable prediction model for suspected giant cell arteritis: development and validation. Clin Ophthalmol. 2017 Nov 22;11:2031-2042. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S151385. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 29200816; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5703153.

McGregor S, Joswig H, Duggal N, Miller TA. Hirayama Disease: A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenge. Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Nov;44(6):754-756. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2017.219. PubMed PMID: 29391080.

Baker J, Racosta JM, Kimpinski K. Comparison of Heart Rate Variability Parameters to the Autonomic Reflex Screen in Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2017 Nov 23. doi: 10.1097/WNP.0000000000000436. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29210841.

Sposato LA, Lopes RD. Oral anticoagulation: a step toward solving the puzzle of dementia related to atrial fibrillation? Eur Heart J. 2017 Nov 27. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehx649. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29186398.

Chan TLH, Becker WJ, Jog M. Indomethacin-Responsive Idiopathic Red Ear Syndrome: Case Report and Pathophysiology. Headache. 2017 Nov 28. doi: 10.1111/head.13237. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29193054.


Spence JDHypertension in US-born vs. foreign-born African-Americans. J Hypertens. 2017 Dec;35(12):2369-2371. doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000001501. PubMed PMID: 29095228.

Iturria-Medina Y, Hachinski V, Evans AC. The vascular facet of late-onset Alzheimer's disease: an essential factor in a complex multifactorial disorder. Curr Opin Neurol. 2017 Dec;30(6):623-629. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000497. PubMed PMID: 29095718.

Ravenek M, Rudman DL, Jenkins ME, Spaulding S. Understanding uncertainty in young-onset Parkinson disease. Chronic Illn. 2017 Dec;13(4):288-298. doi: 10.1177/1742395317694699. Epub 2017 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 29119863.

Joswig H, Benson CM, Parrent AG, MacDougall KW, Steven DA. Operative Nuances of Stereotactic Leksell Frame-Based Depth Electrode Implantation. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Dec 7. doi: 10.1093/ons/opx245. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29228338.

Spence JD. Letter by Spence Regarding Article, "Serum Potassium Is Positively Associated With Stroke and Mortality in the Large, Population-Based Malmö Preventive Project Cohort". Stroke. 2017 Dec 8. pii: STROKEAHA.117.019660. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.019660. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29222226.

Joswig H, Girvin JP, Blume WT, Burneo JG, Steven DA. Awake perimetry testing for occipital epilepsy surgery. J Neurosurg. 2017 Dec 8:1-5. doi: 10.3171/2017.6.JNS17846. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29219756.

Nucera A, Hachinski V. Cerebrovascular and alzheimer disease: fellow travellers or partners in crime? J Neurochem. 2017 Dec 21. doi: 10.1111/jnc.14283. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 29266273.

Schranz AL, Manning KY, Dekaban GA, Fischer L, Jevremovic T, Blackney K, Barreira C, Doherty TJ, Fraser DD, Brown A, Holmes J, Menon RS, Bartha R. Reduced brain glutamine in female varsity rugby athletes after concussion and in non-concussed athletes after a season of play. Hum Brain Mapp. 2017 Dec 21. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23919. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29271016.