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Recent Publications & Presentations

Peer Reviewed Publications

Randev, S., Quiroga, OIslam, M. & Altschuler, E. L. (2018) "1.5 Dissociation" of Somatoparaphrenia for the upper limb and neglect for the lower limb following a thalamic stroke presenting as flaccid hemiparesis: rehabilitation applications and neuroscience implications. Experimental Brain Researchhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30386881

Choi, J., Randev, S.Brahmbhatt, S. & Altschuler, E. L. (2018) Visual Vignette: Isolated lesion of the fourth digit extensor muscle belly fascicle. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. (In Press).
https://journals.lww.com/ajpmr/Citation/publishahead/Visual_Vignette___Isolated_lesion_of_the_fourth.98400.aspx

Altschuler, E. L. (2018) Animal assisted therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: Lessons from "Case Reports" in media stories. Military Medicine, 183, 11-13.

Han, X., Nguyen, B. & Altschuler, E. L. (2018) Presumed acute leukemia presenting as acute spinal cord injury. Am J Phys Med Rehabil., 97, e9-e10.

Mohar, M., Hartman, K. Long, B., Lee, P., Didita, A., & Altschuler, E. L. (2018). Rehabilitation course and specification of dysmetria of a patient with ataxia, dysmetria and hemiparesis following a stroke in the corona radiata: a case presentation.  PM&R. 10, 974-978.

Li, S., Hartman, K., Surapanini, K., & Altschuler, E. L. (2017). Rehabilitation of the pontine ataxia-dysmetria syndrome. PM&R, 9, 636-638.

Hodde, M., Rowe, K., Surapanini, K., Terengo, P. & Altschuler, E. L. (2017). Management of Severe Hemiballismus: Treatment Challenges in the Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Setting: A Case Presentation PM&R, 9, 732-735.

Altschuler, E. L. & Williams, R.C. (2017). Ultrasound visualization of a test for non-physiologic deficits. PM&R, 9, 736-737.

Altschuler, E. L., Huang, A. E., Kim, H. J., Battaglini, L., Roncato, S. (2017) An unexplained three-dimensional percept emerging from a bundle of lines. Atten Percept Psychophys., 79, 2108-2116.

Hartman, K., Peluzzo, A., Shadani, S., Chellquist, I., Weprin, S., Hunt, H., Smith-Benjamin, S. & Altschuler, E. L. (2017). Devising a method to study if Wernicke's aphasia patients are aware that they do not comprehend language or speak it understandably.  J Undergrad Neurosci Educ., 16, E5-E12.

Hauzenberger, J.R., Hipszer, B.R., Loeum, C, McCue, P.A., DeStefano, M., Torjman, M.C., Kaner, M.T., Dinesen, A.R., Chervoneva, I., Pieber, T.R., Joseph, J.I. (2017). Detailed Analysis of Insulin Absorption Variability and the Tissue Response to Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Catheter Implantation in Swine. Diabetes Technol. Ther. (In Press, doi:10.1089/dia.2017.0175).

Mohar, S.M., Saeed, S., Ramcharan, A. & Depaz, H. (2017). Small bowel obstruction due to mesenteric abscess caused by Mycobacterium avium complex in an HIV patient: a case report and literature review. J Surg Case Rep. (7):rjx129.

Song, J., Ascherman, B., Eudailey, K.W., Mohar, M., Argenziano, M., Takayama, H., et al. (2017). Long-term failure of Amplatzer plugs in the treatment of aortic pathology. J Card Surg. 2017;32(7):426-9.

Patira, R., Ciniglia, L., Calvert, T. & Altschuler, E. L. (2017) Pure apraxia of speech due to infarct in premotor cortex. Neurol Neurochir Pol., 51, 519-524. 

 

Letters

Altschuler, E. L. (2017). Post-traumatic stress disorder. NEJM, 377, 1795-1796.  http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc1709522#t=article

Altschuler, E. L.  (2017). Crime fiction: Sherlock Holmes — a family likeness?. Nature, 551, 33. https://www.nature.com/articles/551033c

 

Books and Book Chapters

Altschuler, E. L. (2017). A Great Literature Guide to the DSM-5 (Preface by VS Ramachandran) Oxford: Oxford University Press.
https://global.oup.com/academic/product/a-great-literature-guide-to-the-dsm-5-9781605356761?cc=us&lang=en&

Lee, B., Choi, J., Lopez, F. (2018). Ankle Sprain. In S. Kahn, R. Xu (Ed.) Musculoskeletal Sports and Spine Disorders: A Complete Guide. New York, NY: Springer pp. 287-289.

Lee, B., Choi, J., Lopez, F. (2018). Bunion. In S. Kahn, R. Xu (Ed.) Musculoskeletal Sports and Spine Disorders: A Complete Guide, New York, NY: Springer pp. 323-325.

 

Presentations

Calvert, T., Patira, R., Ciniglia, L.Altschuler, E. L.  (2017, October). Lesion localization and rehabilitation of apraxia of speech: A case report.  Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Denver, CO.

Altschuler, E. L., Ferro, N., Khan, S. F., Surapenini, K.  (2017, November). Correcting Penfield’s motor homunculus.  Poster session (061.10) presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neurosciences, Washington, DC.

Brahmbhatt, S., Pham, C., Sampathkumar, H. & Altschuler, E. L. (2018, February). Ultrasound guided carpal tunnel injection in a patient with a vascular fistula.  Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Choi, J., Randev, S., Kast, R.E., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2018, February). Low dose lorazepam for hyperkinetic tremors in a patient with Parkinson's disease and anxiety. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Kaner, M.T., Pelaez, N, & Altschuler, E. L. (2018, February) First report of successful ambulation and functional rehabilitation in a patient with complete hemi-sensory loss secondary to stroke and neuroscience implications. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Mohar, M., Hartman, K. Long, B., Lee, P., Didita, A., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2018, February). Non-cerebellar ataxia-dysmetria syndromes: Case presentation of a patient with a stroke in the corona radiata. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Pham, C., Sampathkumar, H. & Altschuler, E. L. (2018, February). The natural history of functional recovery from severe pubic and sacroiliac joint diastases. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Calvert, T. & Altschuler, E.L. (2018, February). Penfield homunculus like weakness in a patient with a subcortical stroke: a Case report. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Pham, C., Kaner, T., Kaganowicz, P., Ambris, H. & Altschuler, E. L.  (2018, October). Evolution of iliopsoas inflammation to sacroiliac jointeErosion. Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Orlando, FL.

Randev, S., Quiroga, O., Islam, M. & Altschuler, E. L.  (2018, October). Rehabilitation and neuroscience implications of somatoparaphrenia for the upper limb and neglect for the lower limb following a thalamic stroke presenting as flaccid hemiparesis: A Case Report.  Poster session presented at the Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Orlando, FL.

Kakish, R., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2019, February). Silly putty generated and directed exercises as adjuvant for mirror therapy.  Poster session presented at the annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Kanet, M., Hon, E., He, T., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2019, February). Recurvatum as primary functional gait disorder in a patient with complete proprioceptive loss following stroke: assessment and management Poster session presented at the annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Choi, J., Brahmbhatt, S., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2019, February). Isolated lesion of the fourth digit extensor muscle belly fascicle. Poster session presented at the annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Kaner, M., Brahmbhatt, S., & Altschuler, E. L.  (2019, February). Rehabilitation course of ataxia and dysmetria secondary to a lesion in the centum semiovale.  Poster session presented at the annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Tam, E., Sabban, S., Hon, E., & Islam, M (2019, February). Atypical presentation of nutritional rickets with muscular weakness Poster session presented at the annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

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