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Paper named one of most influential articles of 2016 for BMC Neurology, according to Altmetric.com.

Published: Jun 7th, 2017

Congratulations Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, Leonardo Almeida, Juan C. Giugni, Bilal Ahmed, Masa-aki Higuchi, Christopher S. Little, John P. Chapman, Caroline Mignacca, Aparna Wagle Shukla, Christopher W. Hess, Karen Wheeler Hegland and  Michael S. Okun Your paper ” Rate of aspiration pneumonia in hospitalized Parkinson’s disease patients: a cross-sectional study: was […]

Effects of expiratory muscle strength training on maximal respiratory pressure and swallow-related quality of life in individuals with multiple sclerosis

Published: Jun 6th, 2017

Congratulations Dr. Janis Daly  on the publication of “Effects of expiratory muscle strength training on maximal respiratory pressure and swallow-related quality of life in individuals with multiple sclerosis.”  This article […]

Gait Parameters Across Parkinson’s Disease Patients Treated With Psychotropics

Published: May 30th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Martinez-Ramirez, Wolf, Almeida & Okun on the publication of “Gait Parameters Across Parkinson’s Disease Patients Treated With Psychotropics,”  which was published in the April issue of Neurology ABSTRACT […]

At any age, lack of sleep can drag you down

Published: May 30th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr Micheal Jaffee who was called as an expert in the article “At any age, lack of sleep can drag you down.”  This article was published in the Tampa […]

A novel paradigm of variable frequency deep brain stimulation to improve freezing of gait in Parkinson’s disease

Published: May 29th, 2017

Congratulation to Drs. Aparna Wagle Shukla, Leonardo Almeida, Wei Hu, and Michael Okun on the publication of “A novel paradigm of variable frequency deep brain stimulation to improve freezing of gait in Parkinson’s disease,” […]

Update on Parkinson’s Disease

Published: May 26th, 2017

Congratulations Drs Christopher Hess and Michael Okun on the publication of  “Update on Parkinson’s Disease.”  This was published in Seminars in Neurology issue 37.  Please use the link to see […]

Current Practice and the Future of Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease

Published: May 25th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Leonardo Almeida, Wissam Deeb, Chauncey Spears, Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, Christopher W. Hess, and Michael S. Okun on the publication of “Current Practice and the Future of Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy in […]

Accuracy of Placement of Deep Brain Stimulation Leads May be Better with a Staged Approach

Published: May 24th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Deeb, Almeida, Foote an Okun on the publication of “Accuracy of Placement of Deep Brain Stimulation Leads May be Better with a Staged Approach“, which was published in the […]

Recognizing Atypical Parkinsonisms: “Red Flags” and Therapeutic Approaches

Published: May 23rd, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Nikolaus McFarland and Christopher Hess on the publication of “Recognizing Atypical Parkinsonisms: “Red Flags” and Therapeutic Approaches” in Seminars in Neurology.   Abstract The overlap of signs and symptoms between […]

Long Term Follow up of Weight Changes in STN and GPi Deep Brain Stimulation

Published: May 18th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Shah, Almeida, Okun, and Wagle-Shukla on the publication of “Long Term Follow up of Weight Changes in STN and GPi Deep Brain Stimulation,” in the April 23rd […]