Publications

  1. 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. Epub 2014 Oct 10.
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  2. 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. 2014 Oct 17.
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  3. 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. [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. 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 Jun 23. [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. 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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  6. 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; 10(5):577-9.
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  7. 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; 10(5):595-8.
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  8. St Louis EK. About restless legs syndrome/Willis-Ekbom disease. Neurology. 2014 May; 82(21):e186-7.
  9. St Louis EK. New evidence for reduced leg oxygen levels in restless legs syndrome. Neurology. 2014 May; 82(21):e185.
  10. St Louis EK. Key sleep neurologic disorders: Narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome/Willis-Ekbom disease, and REM sleep behavior disorder. Neurol Clin Pract. 2014 Feb; 4(1):16-25.
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  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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; 37(10):1649-62. Epub 2014 Oct 1
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  14. 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; 15(11):1332-8.
  15. 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. Epub 2014 Oct 24.
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  16. 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, 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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  17. 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. Epub 2013 Jun 07.
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  18. St Louis EK, Cascino GD. Patient management problem. Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2013 Jun; 19(3 Epilepsy):843-8, 849-61.
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  19. 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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  20. 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. Epub 2013 Jan 23.
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  21. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Is Parkinson disease with REM sleep behavior disorder a specific disease subtype? Sleep Med. 2013 in press.
  22. McCarter SJ, St Louis EK, Boeve BF. Mild cognitive impairment in REM sleep behavior disorder: a predictor of dementia? Sleep Med. 2013 in press.
  23. Shepard PW, St Louis EK. Seizure treatment in transplant patients. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2012 Aug; 14(4):332-47.
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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. Shepard P, Lam EM, St Louis EK, Dominik J. Sleep disturbances in myotonic dystrophy type 2. Eur Neurol. 2012; 68(6):377-80. Epub 2012 Oct 25.
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  27. St Louis EK. Sleep and Epilepsy: Strange Bedfellows No More. Minerva Pneumol. 2011 Sep; 50(3):159-76.
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  28. St Louis EK. The Art of Managing Conversions between Antiepileptic Drugs: Maximizing Patient Tolerability and Quality of Life. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 2010 Sep 1; 3(9):2956-69.
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  29. 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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  30. St Louis EK. Diagnosing And Treating Co-Morbid Sleep Apnea In Neurological Disorders. Pract Neurol (Fort Wash Pa). 2010 Jul 1; 9(4):26-30.
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  31. 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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  32. 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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  33. 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.
  34. 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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  35. 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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  36. 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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  37. 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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  38. St Louis EK. Monitoring antiepileptic drugs: a level-headed approach. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2009 Jun; 7(2):115-9.
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  39. 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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  40. 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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  41. 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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  42. 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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  43. 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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  44. Gurol ME, St Louis EK. Treatment of cerebellar masses. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2008 Mar; 10(2):138-50.
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  45. 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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  46. 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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  47. 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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  48. Swenson AJ, St Louis EK. Computed tomography findings in thiamine deficiency-induced coma. Neurocrit Care. 2006; 5(1):45-8.
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  49. 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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  50. Jensen MB, St Louis EK. Management of acute cerebellar stroke. Arch Neurol. 2005 Apr; 62(4):537-44.
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  51. Chimowitz MI, Lynn MJ, Howlett-Smith H, Stern BJ, Hertzberg VS, Frankel MR, Levine SR, Chaturvedi S, Kasner SE, Benesch CG, Sila CA, Jovin TG, Romano JG, Warfarin-Aspirin Symptomatic Intracranial Disease Trial Investigators. Comparison of warfarin and aspirin for symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis. N Engl J Med. 2005 Mar 31; 352(13):1305-16.
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  52. 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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  53. 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.
  54. St. Louis EK. Monitoring and utilizing first- and second generation AEDs: leveling the playing field. Profiles in Seizure Management. 2005; 2:4-10.
  55. Carlson C, St Louis EK. Vacuum cleaner epilepsy. Neurology. 2004 Jul 13; 63(1):190-1.
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  56. 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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  57. 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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  58. St. Louis EK. To sleep, perchance to seize: the odd marriage of sleep and epilepsy. Am J Electroneurodiagn Tech. 2003; 43:130-63.
  59. Sandok E, St Louis EK. New hope for intractable epilepsy. Marshfield Clin J. 2001; 2(1):13-25.
  60. 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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  61. 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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  62. 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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  63. 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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  64. 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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  65. 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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  66. Wijdicks EF, St Louis E. Clinical profiles predictive of outcome in pontine hemorrhage. Neurology. 1997 Nov; 49(5):1342-6.
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  67. 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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  68. 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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