Publications by authors named "Maria Zak"

11Publications

The effect of mTOR inhibition on obstructive hydrocephalus in patients with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) related subependymal giant cell astrocytoma (SEGA).

J Neurooncol 2020 May 13;147(3):731-736. Epub 2020 Apr 13.

Division of Haematology/Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11060-020-03487-8DOI Listing
May 2020

Position Statement on the Use of Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Epilepsy in Canada.

Can J Neurol Sci 2019 11;46(6):645-652

Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (JPA); UBC Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, BC Children's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (CB); IWK Health Centre, Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (PMB); Epilepsy Program, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada (JGB); Alberta Children's Hospital, Departments of Neurosciences and Pharmacy, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (CSC); Division of Pediatric Neurology, Director of The Epilepsy Program, British Columbia's Children's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (MBC); The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pharmacy, Ontario, Canada (MVTDG); Departments of Clinical Neurosciences and Radiology, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PF); Past President CEA, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (DF); Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Saskatchewan, Cannabinoid Research Initiative of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (RJH); Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (MJ); Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Neurology and Population Health Science and Policy, New York, NY, USA (NJ); Nurse Practitioner Stollery Childrens Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (LLJ); Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosciences and Department of Social and Preventative Medicine, Université de Montréal, Clinician Researcher, Centre de Recherche du CHUM (CRCHUM), Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, Montréal, Quebec, Canada (MRK); Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Division of Neurosurgery, Western University,Ontario, Canada (JCL); Division of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (BM); Western University, London, Ontario, Canada (RSM); Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Neurology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (MCN); Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal Division of Neurology, Montréal, Quebec, Canada (DKN); Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network, Department of Medicine (Neurology), University of Toronto, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (AYR); Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Section of Paediatric Neurology, Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (JMR); The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Department of Pediatrics, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (OCS); University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan Epilepsy Program, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (JFTZ); The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (LW); The Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Neurology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (MMZ).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2019.282DOI Listing
November 2019

A Review of Investigations for Patients With Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Who Were Referred to the Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic at The Hospital for Sick Children: Identifying Gaps in Surveillance.

Pediatr Neurol 2020 01 4;102:44-48. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

Division of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2019.06.018DOI Listing
January 2020

STXBP1 encephalopathy is associated with awake bruxism.

Epilepsy Behav 2019 03 14;92:121-124. Epub 2019 Jan 14.

Krembil Neurosciences Epilepsy Genetics Program, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Toronto Western Hospital, Krembil Neuroscience Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S15255050183095
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2018.12.018DOI Listing
March 2019

A prospective open-label trial of a CBD/THC cannabis oil in dravet syndrome.

Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2018 Sep 1;5(9):1077-1088. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

Division of Neurology the Hospital for Sick Children Toronto Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acn3.621DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6144444PMC
September 2018

Prevalence of Genetic Disorders and GLUT1 Deficiency in a Ketogenic Diet Clinic.

Can J Neurol Sci 2018 01 16;45(1):93-96. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

1Department of Pediatrics,Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics,University of Toronto,Toronto,Ontario,Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2017.246DOI Listing
January 2018

The Utility of Surveillance Electroencephalography to Guide Early Antiepileptic Drug Therapy in Infants With Tuberous Sclerosis Complex.

Pediatr Neurol 2017 Jul 18;72:76-80. Epub 2017 Apr 18.

Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.04.009DOI Listing
July 2017

Co-occurrence of 16p13.11 microdeletion and ring chromosome 20 syndrome.

Neurol Genet 2016 Feb 14;2(1):e43. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/NXG.0000000000000043DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4817900PMC
February 2016

Validation of actigraphy with continuous video-electroencephalography in children with epilepsy.

Sleep Med 2014 Sep 2;15(9):1075-81. Epub 2014 Jun 2.

Division of Neurology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2014.04.021DOI Listing
September 2014

Can children with hyperlipidemia receive ketogenic diet for medication-resistant epilepsy?

J Child Neurol 2013 Apr 20;28(4):479-83. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0883073813476140DOI Listing
April 2013