Publications by authors named "Zachary Simmons"

100Publications

COVID-19-associated Guillain-Barré syndrome: The early pandemic experience.

Muscle Nerve 2020 10 11;62(4):485-491. Epub 2020 Aug 11.

Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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October 2020

What's New at Muscle & Nerve?

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2020 08 27;62(2):152-153. Epub 2020 Jun 27.

Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Hershey, PA, USA.

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August 2020

Optimizing telemedicine to facilitate amyotrophic lateral sclerosis clinical trials.

Muscle Nerve 2020 09 8;62(3):321-326. Epub 2020 Jun 8.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Health M.S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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September 2020

Terminology in neuromuscular electrodiagnostic medicine and ultrasound: Time for an update.

Clin Neurophysiol 2020 Jul 27;131(7):1655. Epub 2020 Apr 27.

Clinical Neurophysiology, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2020

Platform for quantitative multiscale imaging of tissue composition.

Biomed Opt Express 2020 Apr 12;11(4):1927-1946. Epub 2020 Mar 12.

Morgridge Institute for Research, 330 N Orchard St, Madison, WI 53715, USA.

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April 2020

The Use of Telehealth to Enhance Care in ALS and other Neuromuscular Disorders.

Muscle Nerve 2020 06 16;61(6):682-691. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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June 2020

In defense of the AAN position on lawful physician-hastened death.

Neurology 2020 04 16;94(15):641-643. Epub 2020 Mar 16.

From the Division of Neurology (J.A.R.), Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA; Neurology Division (L.G.E.), Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, IL; University of Virginia School of Law (R.J.B.), Charlottesville; Neurosciences Center (R.C.), NIH, Bethesda, MD; Department of Neurology (W.D.G.), Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford; Department of Neurology (M.K.), The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA; Department of Neurology (J.A.K.), Augusta University at the Medical College of Georgia; Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute (D.G.L.), Falls Church, VA; Department of Neurology (R.M.P.), Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis; Department of Neurology (M.R.), University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha; Department of Neurology (J.A.S.), University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison; Department of Neurology (Z.S.), Penn State Hershey Medical Center, PA; Departments of Neurology and Neurologic Surgery and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (L.T.), UW Medicine; and Departments of Neurology and Neurological Surgery (M.A.W.), University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle.

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April 2020

Primary lateral sclerosis: consensus diagnostic criteria.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2020 04 6;91(4):373-377. Epub 2020 Feb 6.

Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA.

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April 2020

Changing with the times.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2019 10;60(4):343-344

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA.

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October 2019

Do women's faces become more attractive near ovulation?

Horm Behav 2019 09 26;115:104560. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

University of California, Santa Barbara, United States of America. Electronic address:

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September 2019

ULTRASOUND IN THE DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING OF AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS: A REVIEW.

Muscle Nerve 2019 08 25;60(2):114-123. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.

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August 2019

Evaluation of remote pulmonary function testing in motor neuron disease.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2019 08 7;20(5-6):348-355. Epub 2019 Apr 7.

b Department of Neurology , Penn State College of Medicine , Hershey , PA , USA and.

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August 2019

Vowel-Specific Intelligibility and Acoustic Patterns in Individuals With Dysarthria Secondary to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

J Speech Lang Hear Res 2019 01;62(1):34-59

Department of Neurology, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey.

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January 2019

Guidelines for authors: A view from the editor's desk.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2019 02 6;59(2):147-148. Epub 2019 Jan 6.

Editor-in-Chief, Muscle & Nerve Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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February 2019

Ethical Considerations in Neurogenetic Testing.

Semin Neurol 2018 10 15;38(5):505-514. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Departments of Neurology and Humanities, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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October 2018

Telemedicine to innovate amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary care: The time has come.

Muscle Nerve 2019 01 18;59(1):3-5. Epub 2018 Dec 18.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.

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January 2019

Genome-wide Analyses Identify KIF5A as a Novel ALS Gene.

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Neuron 2018 03;97(6):1268-1283.e6

Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Lawful physician-hastened death: AAN position statement.

Neurology 2018 02;90(9):420-422

From the Department of Neurology (J.A.R.), Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA; Neurology Division (L.G.E.), Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, IL; Harrison Foundation Prof. of Law and Medicine (R.J.B.), University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville; Neurosciences Center (R.C.), National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MA; Department of Neurology (W.D.G.), Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford; Department of Neurology (M.K.), The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA; Department of Neurology (J.A.K.), Augusta University at the Medical College of Georgia; Department of Neurology, (D.G.L.), Ochsner Medical Center, Jefferson, LA; Department of Neurology (R.M.P.), Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis; Department of Neurology (M.R.), University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha; Department of Neurology (J.A.S.), University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison; Department of Neurology (Z.S.), Penn State Hershey Medical Center; Alvord Brain Tumor Center (L.T.) and Department of Neurology (M.A.W.), University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle; and Emergency Care Research Institute (A.T.), Philadelphia, PA.

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February 2018

Discussing edaravone with the ALS patient: an ethical framework from a U.S. perspective.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2018 05 15;19(3-4):167-172. Epub 2018 Jan 15.

b Department of Neurology , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , Hershey , PA , USA , and.

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May 2018

Goodbye to neuromuscular images.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2018 02;57(2):167

Editor-in-Chief, Muscle & NerveDepartment of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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February 2018

Hydration measured by doubly labeled water in ALS and its effects on survival.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2018 05 15;19(3-4):220-231. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

a Department of Neurological Sciences , University of Vermont , Burlington , VT , USA.

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May 2018

Articulatory Kinematic Characteristics Across the Dysarthria Severity Spectrum in Individuals With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

Am J Speech Lang Pathol 2018 02;27(1):258-269

Department of Neurology, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey.

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February 2018

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Nat Rev Dis Primers 2017 Oct 5;3:17071. Epub 2017 Oct 5.

Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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October 2017

Right-to-Try Investigational Therapies for Incurable Disorders.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2017 Oct;23(5, Peripheral Nerve and Motor Neuron Disorders):1451-1457

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October 2017

Expansion of C9ORF72 in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis correlates with brain-computer interface performance.

Sci Rep 2017 08 21;7(1):8875. Epub 2017 Aug 21.

Penn State College of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA.

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August 2017

Symptom management in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: We can do better.

Muscle Nerve 2018 01 30;57(1):1-3. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.

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January 2018

Incorporation of telehealth into a multidisciplinary ALS Clinic: feasibility and acceptability.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2017 11 5;18(7-8):555-561. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

b Neurology , Penn State College of Medicine , Hershey , PA , USA , and.

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November 2017

Advance care planning for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2017 08 5;18(5-6):388-396. Epub 2017 Mar 5.

g Department of Humanities & Medicine , Penn State College of Medicine , Hershey , PA , USA.

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August 2017

Neuromuscular images: A picture can be worth more than a thousand words.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2017 07 26;56(1). Epub 2017 Apr 26.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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July 2017

Article submission: The scope of muscle & nerve.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2017 05 21;55(5):615-616. Epub 2017 Mar 21.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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May 2017

Ovarian hormone fluctuations predict within-cycle shifts in women's food intake.

Horm Behav 2017 04 20;90:8-14. Epub 2017 Feb 20.

University of Portland, United States.

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April 2017

So many submissions…so little space.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2017 03;55(3):299-300

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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March 2017

Genetic Testing of Presymptomatic Individuals at Risk for Progressive Myopathy.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2016 Dec;22(6, Muscle and Neuromuscular Junction Disorders):2006-2011

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December 2016

A new editor: Changes in Muscle & Nerve.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Muscle Nerve 2017 01 8;55(1):1-2. Epub 2016 Nov 8.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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January 2017

Ethical issues in the evaluation of adults with suspected genetic neuromuscular disorders.

Muscle Nerve 2016 12 1;54(6):997-1006. Epub 2016 Oct 1.

Departments of Neurology and Humanities, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA.

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December 2016

Acoustic and tongue kinematic vowel space in speakers with and without dysarthria.

Int J Speech Lang Pathol 2017 04 23;19(2):195-204. Epub 2016 Jun 23.

b Departments of Neurology and Humanities , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , PA , USA.

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April 2017

Verbal communication impacts quality of life in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2016 21;17(3-4):179-83. Epub 2015 Dec 21.

b Departments of Neurology and Humanities , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , Hershey , Pennsylvania , USA.

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January 2017

A randomized trial of mexiletine in ALS: Safety and effects on muscle cramps and progression.

Neurology 2016 Apr 24;86(16):1474-81. Epub 2016 Feb 24.

From the Department of Neurology (M.D.W., J.B.D.), University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle; Biostatistics Center (E.A.M.), Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston; Department of Neurology (Z.S.), Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA; Department of Neurology (A.S.K., N.A., M.E.C.), Neurological Clinical Research Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston; Program in Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (D.J.G.), Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; Department of Neurology (M.G., N.P.), UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA; Department of Neurology (J.S.S., C.Q., R.H.B.), University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center, Worcester; Department of Neurology (J.T.), University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas; Department of Neurology (J.M.S.), Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ; Department of Neurology (R.J.B.), University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City; Department of Neurology (A.P.), Washington University Medical Center, St. Louis, MO; and Department of Neurology (A.S.), University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

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April 2016

The role of mental health and self-efficacy in the pain experience of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2016 15;17(3-4):206-12. Epub 2016 Feb 15.

e Department of Neurology and Humanities , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey Pennsylvania , USA.

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January 2017

Patient-reported problematic symptoms in an ALS treatment trial.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2016 29;17(3-4):198-205. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

e Departments of Neurology and Humanities , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , Hershey Pennsylvania , USA.

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January 2017

Statins accelerate disease progression and shorten survival in SOD1(G93A) mice.

Muscle Nerve 2016 08 19;54(2):284-91. Epub 2016 May 19.

Department of Neurosurgery, Penn State College of Medicine, Mailcode H110, 500 University Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA.

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August 2016

The role of physical formidability in human social status allocation.

J Pers Soc Psychol 2016 Mar 14;110(3):385-406. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara.

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March 2016

Muscle & nerve joins the "App World".

Muscle Nerve 2016 Jan 26;53(1):1-2. Epub 2015 Nov 26.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA.

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January 2016

Compliance with recommendations made in a multidisciplinary ALS clinic.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 29;17(1-2):30-7. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

e Department of Neurology and Department of Humanities , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , Hershey Pennsylvania , USA.

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October 2016

A Qualitative Study of Multidisciplinary ALS Clinic Use in the United States.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 28;17(1-2):55-61. Epub 2015 Oct 28.

a Department of Neurology , The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine , Hershey PA .

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October 2016

Relationship of creatine kinase to body composition, disease state, and longevity in ALS.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 27;16(7-8):473-7. Epub 2015 Aug 27.

a Department of Neurology , University of Utah , Salt Lake City , Utah , USA.

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August 2016

Lady in Red: Hormonal Predictors of Women's Clothing Choices.

Psychol Sci 2015 Aug 8;26(8):1332-8. Epub 2015 Jul 8.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara

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August 2015

Optimizing the clinical examination of the tongue.

J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2015 Jun;16(4):226-8

Department of Neurology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA.

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June 2015

Isaacs syndrome: A review.

Muscle Nerve 2015 Jul 31;52(1):5-12. Epub 2015 Mar 31.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, EC 037, 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA.

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July 2015

Multidisciplinary ALS clinics in the USA: A comparison of those who attend and those who do not.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 Jun 20;16(3-4):196-201. Epub 2015 Jan 20.

Department of Neurology.

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June 2015

Adaptive endoplasmic reticulum stress alters cellular responses to the extracellular milieu.

J Neurosci Res 2015 May 12;93(5):766-76. Epub 2015 Jan 12.

Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania State University, M.S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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May 2015

Serum ferritin is elevated in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 Mar 18;16(1-2):102-7. Epub 2014 Dec 18.

Department of Neurosurgery, Penn State College of Medicine , Hershey, Pennsylvania , USA.

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March 2015

Patient-Perceived Outcomes and Quality of Life in ALS.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Neurotherapeutics 2015 Apr;12(2):394-402

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, EC 037, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA,

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April 2015

Acceptance of brain-computer interfaces in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2015 Jun 5;16(3-4):258-64. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Center for Neural Engineering, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics.

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June 2015

The potential of psychological interventions to improve quality of life and mood in muscle disorders.

Muscle Nerve 2015 Jul 28;52(1):131-6. Epub 2015 May 28.

Department of Neurology, King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.

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July 2015

Paraproteinemic neuropathies.

Muscle Nerve 2015 Jan 22;51(1):1-13. Epub 2014 Nov 22.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, EC 037, 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA.

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January 2015

H63D HFE genotype accelerates disease progression in animal models of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2014 Dec 5;1842(12 Pt A):2413-26. Epub 2014 Oct 5.

Department of Neurosurgery, The Pennsylvania State University, M. S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Loss and well-being in ALS: a different perspective on the challenge.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2014 Jun 16;15(3-4):163-4. Epub 2014 May 16.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center , Hershey, Pennsylvania , USA.

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June 2014

Histological-MRI correlation in the primary motor cortex of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

J Magn Reson Imaging 2015 Mar 26;41(3):665-75. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

Department of Neurosurgery, The Pennsylvania State University - College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA; Department of Radiology (Center for NMR Research), The Pennsylvania State University - College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.

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March 2015

Estimating daily energy expenditure in individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Am J Clin Nutr 2014 Apr 12;99(4):792-803. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

Department of Neurology (EJK), the Graduate Center for Nutrition (EJK), and the Graduate Center for Toxicology (EJK); the Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health (MSM); the Sanders Brown Center on Aging (MSM and RJK); and the Department of Statistics, College of Arts and Science (RJK), University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY; Neurology Service, Lexington VA Medical Center, Lexington, KY (EJK); the Departments of Chemistry and Medicine (DEM) and Neurology (RT), University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; the Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY (HM); the Department of Neurology, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA (ZS); and the Department of Neurology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (MBB).

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April 2014

Genetic heterogeneity of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: implications for clinical practice and research.

Muscle Nerve 2014 Jun 8;49(6):786-803. Epub 2014 Apr 8.

Department of Neurosurgery, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.

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June 2014

Pseudobulbar affect: prevalence and management.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2013 29;9:483-9. Epub 2013 Nov 29.

Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA.

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June 2014

Biomarker-based predictive models for prognosis in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

JAMA Neurol 2013 Dec;70(12):1505-11

George M. Leader Family Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey.

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December 2013

H63D HFE polymorphisms are associated with increased disease duration and decreased muscle superoxide dismutase-1 expression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients.

Muscle Nerve 2013 Aug 29;48(2):242-6. Epub 2013 Jun 29.

George M. Leader Family Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive-H110, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033-0850, USA.

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August 2013

Hormonal predictors of sexual motivation in natural menstrual cycles.

Horm Behav 2013 Apr;63(4):636-45

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9660, USA.

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April 2013

Rehabilitation of motor neuron disease.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Handb Clin Neurol 2013 ;110:483-98

Department of Neurology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA.

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August 2013

Electrodiagnosis of brachial plexopathies and proximal upper extremity neuropathies.

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 2013 Feb 3;24(1):13-32. Epub 2012 Nov 3.

Neuromuscular Program and ALS Center, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA.

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February 2013

Men smelling women: null effects of exposure to ovulatory sweat on men's testosterone.

Evol Psychol 2012 Oct 22;10(4):703-13. Epub 2012 Oct 22.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA.

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October 2012

Quality of life and measures of quality of life in patients with neuromuscular disorders.

Muscle Nerve 2012 Jul 29;46(1):9-25. Epub 2012 May 29.

Department of Neurology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA.

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July 2012

What's in the literature?

Authors:
Zachary Simmons

J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2012 Mar;13(3):162-7

Department of Neurology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA.

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March 2012

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: time for research on psychological intervention?

Amyotroph Lateral Scler 2012 Sep 13;13(5):416-7. Epub 2012 Feb 13.

Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, NEuroMuscular Omnicentre, Fondazione Serena Onlus, Ospedale Niguarda Cà Granda, Milan, Italy.

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September 2012

Non-invasive ventilation and gastrostomy may not impact overall quality of life in patients with ALS.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler 2012 Jan;13(1):55-8

Department of Neurology,The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA.

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January 2012

Variation in CAG repeat length of the androgen receptor gene predicts variables associated with intrasexual competitiveness in human males.

Horm Behav 2011 Aug 22;60(3):306-12. Epub 2011 Jun 22.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9660, USA.

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August 2011

Mutant HFE H63D protein is associated with prolonged endoplasmic reticulum stress and increased neuronal vulnerability.

J Biol Chem 2011 Apr 24;286(15):13161-70. Epub 2011 Feb 24.

Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA.

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April 2011