Publications

  1. Honorat JA, Komorowski L, Josephs KA, Fechner K, St Louis EK, Hinson SR, Lederer S, Kumar N, Gadoth A, Lennon VA, Pittock SJ, McKeon A. IgLON5 antibody: Neurological accompaniments and outcomes in 20 patients. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2017 Sep; 4 (5):e385 Epub 2017 July 18
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  2. Burkholder DB, Jones AL, Jones DT, Fabris RR, Britton JW, Lagerlund TD, So EL, Cascino GD, Worrell GA, Shin C, St Louis EK. Frequent temporal focal seizures in transient epileptic amnesia syndrome: Evidence from ictal video-EEG Epilepsia Open.2017;2:(2):255-259.
  3. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Sandness DJ, Duwell EJ, Timm PC, Boeve BF, Silber MH. Diagnostic REM sleep muscle activity thresholds in patients with idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder with and without obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep Med. 2017 May; 33:23-29.
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  4. St Louis EK, Boeve AR, Boeve BF. REM Sleep Behavior Disorder in Parkinson's Disease and Other Synucleinopathies. Mov Disord. 2017 May; 32: (5)645-658.
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  5. Kremen V, Duque JJ, Brinkmann BH, Berry BM, Kucewicz MT, Khadjevand F, Van Gompel J, Stead S, Stead M, St Louis EK, Worrell GA. Behavioral state classification in epileptic brain using intracranial electrophysiology. J Neural Eng. 2017 Apr; 14: (2)026001.
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  6. Carvalho DZ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF, Mielke MM, Przybelski SA, Knopman DS, Machulda MM, Roberts RO, Geda YE, Petersen RC, Jack CR Jr, Vemuri P. Excessive daytime sleepiness and fatigue may indicate accelerated brain aging in cognitively normal late middle-aged and older adults. Sleep Med. 2017 Apr; 32:236-243.
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  7. Bower MR, Kucewicz MT, St Louis EK, Meyer FB, Marsh WR, Stead M, Worrell GA. Reactivation of seizure-related changes to interictal spike shape and synchrony during postseizure sleep in patients. Epilepsia. 2017 Jan; 58: (1)94-104.
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  8. Jung Y, Boot BP, Mielke MM, Ferman TJ, Geda YE, McDade E, Christianson TJH, Knopman DS, St Louis EK, Silber MH, Petersen RC, Boeve BF. Phenoconversion from probable rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder to mild cognitive impairment to dementia in a population-based sample. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2017; 8:127-130.
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  9. Arnaldi D, Antelmi E, St Louis EK, Postuma RB, Arnulf I. Idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder and neurodegenerative risk: To tell or not to tell to the patient? How to minimize the risk? Sleep Med Rev. 2016 Nov 10;
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  10. Teeters DA, Moua T, Li G, Kashyap R, Biehl M, Kaur R, Gajic O, Boeve BF, St Louis EK, Petersen RC, Caples SM. Mild Cognitive Impairment and Risk of Critical Illness. Crit Care Med. 2016 Nov; 44: (11)2045-2051.
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  11. Jung Y, St Louis EK. Treatment of REM Sleep Behavior Disorder. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2016 Nov; 18 (11):50
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  12. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Sleep Disturbances in Frontotemporal Dementia. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2016 Sep; 16 (9):85
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  13. Jung Y, Hassan A, St. Louis EK, Robertson CE. Restless Mouth Syndrome Neurology Clinical Practice.2016;
  14. Klimes P, Duque JJ, Brinkmann B, Van Gompel J, Stead SM, St Louis EK, Halamek J, Jurak P, Worrell G. The functional organization of human epileptic hippocampus. J Neurophysiol 2016 Jun 01; 115 (6):3140-5 Epub 2016 Mar 30
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  15. Pennington KM, St Louis EK. "Don't Believe Your Eyes" Ipratropium Induced Mydriasis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Gen Med (Los Angel). 2016 Jun; 4: (3).
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  16. Boeve BF, St Louis EK, Kantarci K. Neuromelanin-sensitive imaging in patients with idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder. Brain. 2016 Apr; 139: (Pt 4)1005-7.
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  17. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK. A 62-year-old Man with Facial and Finger Twitching. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Feb; 12: (2)272-5.
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  18. St Louis EK, Duwell EJ, Orbelo DM, Benarroch EE, Coon EA, Boeve BF, Silber MH. A 76 Year-Old Woman with Sleep and Waking Stridor, Sleep Talking, Orthostatic Hypotension, and Imbalance. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Jan; 12: (1)143-5.
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  19. Jacobs ML, Dauvilliers Y, St Louis EK, McCarter SJ, Romenets SR, Pelletier A, Cherif M, Gagnon JF, Postuma RB. Risk Factor Profile in Parkinson's Disease Subtype with REM Sleep Behavior Disorder. J Parkinsons Dis. 2016; 6: (1)231-7.
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  20. McCarter SJ, Tippmann-Peikert M, Sandness DJ, Flanagan EP, Kantarci K, Boeve BF, Silber MH, St Louis EK. Neuroimaging-evident lesional pathology associated with REM sleep behavior disorder. Sleep Med. 2015 Dec; 16: (12)1502-10.
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  21. Irfan M, Selim B, Rabinstein AA, St Louis EK. Neuromuscular disorders and sleep in critically ill patients. Crit Care Clin. 2015 Jul; 31: (3)533-50.
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  22. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Sandness DJ, Arndt K, Erickson M, Tabatabai G, Boeve BF, Silber MH. Antidepressants Increase REM Sleep Muscle Tone in Patients with and without REM Sleep Behavior Disorder. Sleep. 2015 Jun 01; 38: (6)907-17.
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  23. Lipford MC, Sandness DJ, St Louis EK. A 69-year-old man with complex nocturnal visual hallucinations. J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Apr 15; 11: (4)491-3.
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  24. Thom JJ, Carlson ML, Driscoll CL, St Louis EK, Ramar K, Olson EJ, Neff BA. Middle ear pressure during sleep and the effects of continuous positive airway pressure. Am J Otolaryngol. 2015 Mar-Apr; 36: (2)173-7.
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  25. Bower MR, Stead M, Bower RS, Kucewicz MT, Sulc V, Cimbalnik J, Brinkmann BH, Vasoli VM, St Louis EK, Meyer FB, Marsh WR, Worrell GA. Evidence for consolidation of neuronal assemblies after seizures in humans. J Neurosci. 2015 Jan 21; 35: (3)999-1010.
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  26. McGrane IR, Leung JG, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Melatonin therapy for REM sleep behavior disorder: a critical review of evidence. Sleep Med. 2015 Jan; 16: (1)19-26.
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  27. St Louis EK, Sharp RR. Ethical aspects of organ donation after circulatory death. CONTINUUM Lifelong Learn. Neurol. 2015; 21(5):1445-50.
  28. St Louis EK, McCarter SJ, Boeve BF, Silber MH, Kantarci K, Benarroch EE, Rando A, Tippmann-Peikert M, Olson EJ, Mauermann ML. Lesional REM sleep behavior disorder localizes to the dorsomedial pons. Neurology. 2014 Nov 11; 83: (20)1871-3.
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  29. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boswell CL, Dueffert LG, Slocumb N, Boeve BF, Silber MH, Olson EJ, Morgenthaler TI, Tippmann-Peikert M. Factors associated with injury in REM sleep behavior disorder. Sleep Med. 2014 Nov; 15: (11)1332-8.
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  30. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Duwell EJ, Timm PC, Sandness DJ, Boeve BF, Silber MH. Diagnostic thresholds for quantitative REM sleep phasic burst duration, phasic and tonic muscle activity, and REM atonia index in REM sleep behavior disorder with and without comorbid obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep. 2014 Oct 01; 37: (10)1649-62.
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  31. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF, Sandness DJ, Silber MH. Greatest rapid eye movement sleep atonia loss in men and older age. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2014 Sep; 1: (9)733-8.
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  32. Jinnur P, Morgenthaler TI, Gay PC, St Louis EK. PAPnip: an "Alarming" source of leak during ASV therapy. J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 Jul 15; 10: (7)819-21.
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  33. Chopra A, Das P, Ramar K, Staats B, St Louis EK. Complex sleep apnea associated with use of nasal expiratory positive airway (nEPAP) device. J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 May 15; 10(5):577-9.
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  34. Jinnur P, Kumar N, Vassallo R, St Louis EK. A 54-year-old man with acute onset orthopnea and sleep-related hypoxia. J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 May 15; 10: (5)595-8.
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  35. Dhamija R, Erickson MK, St Louis EK, Wirrell E, Kotagal S. Sleep abnormalities in children with Dravet syndrome. Pediatr Neurol. 2014 May; 50(5):474-8. Epub 2014 Jan 07.
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  36. St Louis EK. About restless legs syndrome/Willis-Ekbom disease. Neurology. 2014 May; 82(21):e186-7.
  37. Hancock KL, St Louis EK, McCarter SJ, Sandness DJ, Kotagal S, Lloyd R, Boeve BF. Quantitative analyses of REM sleep without atonia in children and adolescents with REM sleep behavior disorder. Minn Med. 2014 May; 97: (5)43.
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  38. St Louis EK. Key sleep neurologic disorders: Narcolepsy, restless legs syndromeWillis-Ekbom disease, and REM sleep behavior disorder. Neurol Clin Pract. 2014 Feb; 4: (1)16-25.
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  39. Strollo PJ Jr, Soose RJ, Maurer JT, de Vries N, Cornelius J, Froymovich O, Hanson RD, Padhya TA, Steward DL, Gillespie MB, Woodson BT, Van de Heyning PH, Goetting MG, Vanderveken OM, Feldman N, Knaack L, Strohl KP, STAR Trial Group. Upper-airway stimulation for obstructive sleep apnea. N Engl J Med 2014. 2014 Jan 9; 370(2):139-49.
  40. Silvestri G, St. Louis EK, Bianchi MLE, Lam E, Shepard PW. Restless legs syndrome and daytime sleepiness are prominent in myotonic dystrophy type 2. Neurology. 2014; 82:283-284.
  41. St Louis EK, Jinnur P, McCarter SJ, Duwell EJ, Benarroch EE, Kantarci K, Pichelmann MA, Silber MH, Boeve BF, Olson EJ, Morgenthaler TI, Somers VK. Chiari 1 Malformation Presenting as Central Sleep Apnea during Pregnancy: A Case Report, Treatment Considerations, and Review of the Literature. Front Neurol. 2014; 5:195.
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  42. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Mild cognitive impairment in REM sleep behavior disorder: a predictor of dementia? Sleep Med.2013;14:(11):1041-2.
  43. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Is Parkinson disease with REM sleep behavior disorder a specific disease subtype? Sleep Med.2013 ;14:(10):931-3.
  44. Schenck CH, Montplaisir JY, Frauscher B, Hogl B, Gagnon JF, Postuma R, Sonka K, Jennum P, Partinen M, Arnulf I, Cochen de Cock V, Dauvilliers Y, Luppi PH, Heidbreder A, Mayer G, Sixel-Doring F, Trenkwalder C, Unger M, Young P, Wing YK, Ferini-Strambi L, Ferri R, Plazzi G, Zucconi M, Inoue Y, Iranzo A, Santamaria J, Bassetti C, Moller JC, Boeve BF, Lai YY, Pavlova M, Saper C, Schmidt P, Siegel JM, Singer C, St Louis E, Videnovic A, Oertel W. Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder: devising controlled active treatment studies for symptomatic and neuroprotective therapy--a consensus statement from the International Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Behavior Disorder Study Group. Sleep Med. 2013 Aug; 14(8):795-806. Epub 2013 Jul 22.
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  45. Lam EM, Shepard PW, St Louis EK, Dueffert LG, Slocumb N, McCarter SJ, Silber MH, Boeve BF, Olson EJ, Somers VK, Milone M. Restless legs syndrome and daytime sleepiness are prominent in myotonic dystrophy type 2. Neurology. 2013 Jul 9; 81: (2)157-64.
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  46. St Louis EK, Cascino GD. Patient management problem. Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2013 Jun; 19(3 Epilepsy):843-8, 849-61.
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  47. Boeve BF, Molano JR, Ferman TJ, Lin SC, Bieniek K, Tippmann-Peikert M, Boot B, St Louis EK, Knopman DS, Petersen RC, Silber MH. Validation of the Mayo Sleep Questionnaire to screen for REM sleep behavior disorder in a community-based sample. J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 May 15; 9: (5)475-80.
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  48. McCarter SJ, Boswell CL, St Louis EK, Dueffert LG, Slocumb N, Boeve BF, Silber MH, Olson EJ, Tippmann-Peikert M. Treatment outcomes in REM sleep behavior disorder. Sleep Med. 2013 Mar; 14: (3)237-42.
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  49. Shepard PW, St Louis EK. Seizure treatment in transplant patients. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2012 Aug; 14: (4)332-47.
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  50. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. REM sleep behavior disorder and REM sleep without atonia as an early manifestation of degenerative neurological disease. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2012 Apr; 12: (2)182-92.
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  51. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Erratum to: REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and REM Sleep Without Atonia as an Early Manifestation of Degenerative Neurological Disease. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2012 Apr; 12(2):226.
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  52. Shepard P, Lam EM, St Louis EK, Dominik J. Sleep disturbances in myotonic dystrophy type 2. Eur Neurol. 2012; 68: (6)377-80.
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  53. St Louis EK. Sleep and Epilepsy: Strange Bedfellows No More. Minerva Pneumol. 2011 Sep; 50: (3)159-176.
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  54. St Louis EK. The Art of Managing Conversions between Antiepileptic Drugs: Maximizing Patient Tolerability and Quality of Life. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 2010 Sep 01; 3: (9)2956-2969.
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  55. St Louis EK. Diagnosing and Treating Co-morbid Sleep Apnea in Neurological Disorders, Part II. Pract Neurol (Fort Wash Pa). 2010 Sep; 9: (5)26-31.
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  56. Karafin M, St Louis EK, Zimmerman MB, Sparks JD, Granner MA. Bimodal ultradian seizure periodicity in human mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Seizure. 2010 Jul; 19(6):347-51. Epub 2010 Jun 26.
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  57. St Louis EK. Diagnosing And Treating Co-Morbid Sleep Apnea In Neurological Disorders. Pract Neurol (Fort Wash Pa). 2010 Jul 01; 9: (4)26-30.
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  58. St Louis EK, Faber K. Reversible sleep-related stridor during vagus nerve stimulation. Epileptic Disord. 2010 Mar; 12(1):76-80. Epub 2010 Mar 01.
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  59. St Louis EK. "Minimizing AED adverse effects: Improving quality of life in the interictal state in epilepsy care": Erratum. Curr. Neuropharmacol. 2010 Mar; 8(1):82.
  60. Chahin S, Garwood MD, St Louis EK, Shivapour ET, Kelkar PM, Granner MA. Intramedullary Sjogren syndrome. Neurology. 2009 Dec 8; 73(23):2041-2.
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  61. St Louis EK. Monotherapy to polytherapy: antiepileptic drug conversions through the spectrum of epilepsy care. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7(2):75-6.
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  62. Garnett WR, St Louis EK, Henry TR, Bramley T. Transitional polytherapy: tricks of the trade for monotherapy to monotherapy AED conversions. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7(2):83-95.
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  63. St Louis EK. Truly "rational" polytherapy: maximizing efficacy and minimizing drug interactions, drug load, and adverse effects. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7: (2)96-105.
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  64. St Louis EK. Monitoring antiepileptic drugs: a level-headed approach. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7(2):115-9.
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  65. St Louis EK, Rosenfeld WE, Bramley T. Antiepileptic drug monotherapy: the initial approach in epilepsy management. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7: (2)77-82.
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  66. Smith BJ, St Louis EK, Stern JM, Green C, Bramley T. Concerns with AED conversion: comparison of patient and physician perspectives. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7(2):120-4.
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  67. St Louis EK. Minimizing AED adverse effects: improving quality of life in the interictal state in epilepsy care. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7: (2)106-14.
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  68. Shirani A, St Louis EK. Illuminating rationale and uses for light therapy. J Clin Sleep Med. 2009 Apr 15; 5(2):155-63.
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  69. Grigoryan M, Geisler SD, St Louis EK, Baumbach GL, Davis PH. Cerebral arteriolar thromboembolism in idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome. Arch Neurol. 2009 Apr; 66(4):528-31.
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  70. Gurol ME, St Louis EK. Treatment of cerebellar masses. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2008 Mar; 10(2):138-50.
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  71. St Louis EK, Gidal BE, Henry TR, Kaydanova Y, Krumholz A, McCabe PH, Montouris GD, Rosenfeld WE, Smith BJ, Stern JM, Waterhouse EJ, Schulz RM, Garnett WR, Bramley T. Conversions between monotherapies in epilepsy: expert consensus. Epilepsy Behav. 2007 Sep; 11(2):222-34. Epub 2007 Jun 22.
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  72. Lansky EP, St Louis EK. Transcendental meditation: a double-edged sword in epilepsy? Epilepsy Behav. 2006 Nov; 9(3):394-400. Epub 2006 Aug 23.
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  73. Swenson AJ, St Louis EK. Computed tomography findings in thiamine deficiency-induced coma. Neurocrit Care. 2006; 5(1):45-8.
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  74. St Louis EK, Lansky EP. Meditation and epilepsy: a still hung jury. Med Hypotheses. 2006; 67(2):247-50. Epub 2006 Apr 25.
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  75. Urquhart AC, St Louis EK. Idiopathic vocal cord palsies and associated neurological conditions. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 Dec; 131(12):1086-9.
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  76. Jensen MB, St Louis EK. Management of acute cerebellar stroke. Arch Neurol. 2005 Apr; 62(4):537-44.
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  77. Radhakrishnan K, St Louis EK, Johnson JA, McClelland RL, Westmoreland BF, Klass DW. Pattern-sensitive epilepsy: electroclinical characteristics, natural history, and delineation of the epileptic syndrome. Epilepsia. 2005 Jan; 46(1):48-58.
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  78. St. Louis EK, McEvoy S, Shi QC, Rizzo M. Useful field of view impairment in partial epilepsy. (Available online: http://drivingassessment.uiowa.edu/DA2005/PDF/33_EricStLouisformat.pdf). Proceedings of the 3rd International Driving Symposium of Human Factors in Driver Assessment, Training, and Vehicle Design, Samoset, Maine. 2005.
  79. St. Louis EK. Monitoring and utilizing first- and second generation AEDs: leveling the playing field. Profiles in Seizure Management. 2005; 2:4-10.
  80. Carlson C, St Louis EK. Vacuum cleaner epilepsy. Neurology. 2004 Jul 13; 63(1):190-1.
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  81. Elahi A, Kelkar P, St Louis EK. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome as the initial manifestation of Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Neurocrit Care. 2004; 1(4):465-8.
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  82. St Louis EK, Jacobson DM. Unilateral third nerve palsy caused by Guillain-Barré Syndrome. Neurocrit Care. 2004; 1(4):461-4.
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  83. St. Louis EK. To sleep, perchance to seize: the odd marriage of sleep and epilepsy. Am J Electroneurodiagn Tech. 2003; 43:130-63.
  84. Sandok E, St Louis EK. New hope for intractable epilepsy. Marshfield Clin J. 2001; 2(1):13-25.
  85. Montori VM, St Louis EK, Habermann TM. 62-year-old woman with rapidly evolving dementia. Mayo Clin Proc. 2000 Nov; 75 (11):1193-6
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  86. Wijdicks EF, St Louis EK, Atkinson JD, Li H. Clinician's biases toward surgery in cerebellar hematomas: an analysis of decision-making in 94 patients. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2000 Mar-Apr; 10: (2)93-6.
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  87. St Louis EK, Wijdicks EF, Li H, Atkinson JD. Predictors of poor outcome in patients with a spontaneous cerebellar hematoma. Can J Neurol Sci. 2000 Feb; 27(1):32-6.
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  88. Flemming KD, Wijdicks EF, St Louis EK, Li H. Predicting deterioration in patients with lobar haemorrhages. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1999 May; 66: (5)600-5.
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  89. St Louis EK. Musical tradition, insurrection, and resurrection: the life and legacy of composer/bassist Charles Mingus. Semin Neurol. 1999; 19 Suppl 1:25-8.
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  90. St Louis EK, Wijdicks EF, Li H. Predicting neurologic deterioration in patients with cerebellar hematomas. Neurology. 1998 Nov; 51(5):1364-9.
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  91. Wijdicks EF, St Louis E. Clinical profiles predictive of outcome in pontine hemorrhage. Neurology. 1997 Nov; 49: (5)1342-6.
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  92. St Louis EK, Schiedermayer D, Simpson DE, Krueger KB. House calls in the good old days: the stories of elderly Wisconsin physicians. Wis Med J. 1993 Sep; 92(9):531-8.
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  93. St. Louis EK. The physician in contemporary opera: three divergent approaches to the doctor-patient relationship. Pharos. 1992 Spring; 55(2):15-20.
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