January   2008


Stroke: A world challenge  [  Abstract  ]
Geoffrey A. Donnan
Stroke in Saudi Arabia: Prospects for the future  [  Abstract  ]
Saad Al-Rajeh
Stroke in children  [  Abstract  ]
Mustafa A. Salih
Acute ischemic stroke treatment update  [  Abstract  ]
Ashfaq Shuaib
Endovascular management of stroke  [  Abstract  ]
Khalil Kurdi
Intracerebral hemorrhage management  [  Abstract  ]
Abdulrahman Alreshaid
Stroke in young: Issues and challenges  [  Abstract  ]
Shireen Qureshi
Stroke Units  [  Abstract  ]
Geoffrey A. Donnan
Prevention of stroke: What’s new  [  Abstract  ]
Ashfaq Shuaib
Post stroke dementia  [  Abstract  ]
M. Zuheir Al-Kawi
Neuro-intervention in vision saving conditions  [  Abstract  ]
Ahmed Andeejani
Transcranial Doppler: RMH experience  [  Abstract  ]
Waleed Khoja
The good stroke  [  Abstract  ]
Maher Al-Jadid
Tissue plasminogen activator in acute ischemic stroke: KFMC experience  [  Abstract  ]
Jayanthi Arulneyam,  Fahmi Al-Senani
CADASIL in Arabs: Clinical and genetic findings in 5 families  [  Abstract  ]
Saeed Bohlega,  Asmahan Al-Shubili,  Abdulrahman Edris,  Samir Farah,  Khalid Abu Amero
Intracranial venous thrombosis in Al-Baha, Saudi Arabia: An analysis of 46 cases  [  Abstract  ]
R. M. Malhotra,  Saeed M. Al-Ghamdi,  Ahmed Mujtaba,  M. K. Ogale,  Nafe Shami
An observational study of “stroke in young”  [  Abstract  ]
Jayanthi Arulneyam,  Shobhit Sinha,  Khurram A. Siddiqui,  Fahmi Al-Senani
Cerebral venous thrombosis: KFMC experience  [  Abstract  ]
Naim Kajtazi,  Jayanthi Arulneyam,  Fahmi Al-Senani
Comparison of stroke’s risk factors in female and male patients  [  Abstract  ]
M. Nobahar,  A. A. Vafaei,  A. Samaei,  S. Masoumi
Heparin induced thrombocytopenia: A rare presentation  [  Abstract  ]
Jayanthi Arulneyam,  Fahmi Al-Senani
Interesting cases of Moyamoya with stroke  [  Abstract  ]
Jayanthi Arulneyam
Neurological manifestations of primary hyper-eosinophilic syndrome (HES): A report of 2 cases  [  Abstract  ]
Jayanthi Arulneyam
The feasibility and safety of carotid angioplasty and stenting in patients with symptomatic high grade atherosclerotic stenosis  [  Abstract  ]
Foad A. Allah
A study of 35 cases of cavernous angioma from Isfahan, Iran  [  Abstract  ]
Masoud Etemadifar,  Azadeh Ebrahimi,  Pooneh M. Ardestani,  Amir H. Maghzi,  Stephen L. Jaffe,  Hossein Nejadnik,  Mahboubeh K. Esfahani
Endovascular embolization of central nervous system arteriovenous malformations: A single center initial experience  [  Abstract  ]
Muhammad Azeemuddin,  Tanveer U. Haq,  Nadir Khan
The left MCA stent in progressive ischemic stroke  [  Abstract  ]
Bander E. Alowibdi,  Ahmed A. Hassan,  Khalil Kurdi
Central sleep apnea with unilateral medullary infarction  [  Abstract  ]
Majid Bakheet,  Ahmad Hassan,  Hilana Hatoum
Hemiplegic Migraine: A case report  [  Abstract  ]
Saleem Al-Balawi,  Waleed Khoja
Multiple sclerosis  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj,  Waleed Khoja,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed Sofi,  Sadaga Alawi,  Sonia Khan
Response to beta interferon 1b among Saudi patients with multiple sclerosis  [  Abstract  ]
Sadaga Alawi,  Basim Yaqub,  Waleed Khoja,  Nabil Biary,  Sonia Khan,  Saleh Al-Deeb
Role of single fiber EMG in myasthenia gravis  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj,  Waleed Khoja,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed Sofi,  Sonia Khan
Critical care neuropathy  [  Abstract  ]
Radwan Zaidan
Acute respiratory failure in neuromuscular disorders  [  Abstract  ]
Abdulrahman Al-Tahan
Arabs and Parkinson’s disease: A systematic study  [  Abstract  ]
Hani T. Benamer,  Rajith de Silva,  Donald Grosset
Ataxia and muscle wasting as initial presentation of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease  [  Abstract  ]
Hussein Malibary,  Aisha Alshareef
Bell’s palsy in Saudi Arabia  [  Abstract  ]
Radwan Zaidan
Inclusion body myositis: Inflammatory myopathy or neurodegenerative disorder?  [  Abstract  ]
Georges Serratrice
Autonomic functions and dysfunctions: Our experiences in RMH  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj,  Waleed Khoja,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed Sofi,  Sonia Khan
Autoimmune Stiff-Person Syndrome  [  Abstract  ]
Fawaz Alhamaid
Trends in prevalence of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease: Global perspective  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Sofi
Early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease: Simple neuropsychological tests  [  Abstract  ]
Gus A. Baker
Differential diagnosis of dementias  [  Abstract  ]
Abdulrahman Al-Tahan
Therapeutic targets - Alzheimer’s disease  [  Abstract  ]
Najib Qadi
Quality of life in patients with Alzheimer’s disease  [  Abstract  ]
Hadeel Al-Khamees
Pediatric neurology workforce in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed M. Jan
Evaluation of global developmental delay  [  Abstract  ]
Waleed Al-Tuwaijri
Headaches and migraine in childhood  [  Abstract  ]
Joseph M. Dooley
Update diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy  [  Abstract  ]
Yasser Awaad
New neurogenetic disorders: Contribution of our Region  [  Abstract  ]
Mustafa A. Salih
Imaging of neurodevelopmental anomalies  [  Abstract  ]
Irfan Mamoun
Functional imaging of the brain  [  Abstract  ]
Riyadh Al-Okaily
Management of neonatal seizures: update 2007  [  Abstract  ]
Adel A. Mahmoud
Malignant migrating partial seizures in infancy  [  Abstract  ]
Raidah Al-Baradie
Infantile spasm uptate  [  Abstract  ]
Chahnez Triki
Status epilepticus in children  [  Abstract  ]
Joseph M. Dooley
Value of CT scan in the evaluation of children after their first seizure  [  Abstract  ]
Ahmed Alrumayyan,  Aqeela Alhashim,  Eidah Alahmari,  Fadeelah Faraj
Neurological examination of difficult and poorly cooperative children  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed M. Jan
Sleep disorders in the neurologically impaired child  [  Abstract  ]
Adel Alharbi
Tics and Tourette syndrome in childhood  [  Abstract  ]
Joseph M. Dooley
Agenesis of the corpus callosum  [  Abstract  ]
F. Kamoun,  A. Chaabène,  I. Hsairi,  C. Triki
Leucoencephalopathy with ichtyosis and hypoplasia of the corpus callosum: study of 6 cases  [  Abstract  ]
F. Kamoun,  A. Chaabène,  I. Hsairi,  C. Triki
Metabolic biomarkers of increased oxidative stress and altered antioxidant status in Saudi autistic children  [  Abstract  ]
Y. El-Gadani,  A. El-Ansary,  Laila Y. Al-Ayadhi,  O. Al-Attas
Viscus perforation caused by peritoneal shunt catheters in children  [  Abstract  ]
Saleh S. Baeesa
Lateral skull base anatomy  [  Abstract  ]
Tetsuo Kanno
Surgery for petroclival meningioma and large sized acoustic schwannoma  [  Abstract  ]
Tetsuo Kanno
Surgery in brain arteriovenous malformations  [  Abstract  ]
Yoko Kato,  Minoru Yoneda,  Hirotoshi Sano
Complex and giant aneurysms of anterior circulation  [  Abstract  ]
Yoko Kato
Combined microsurgical and endovascular modalities for complex intracranial aneurysms  [  Abstract  ]
Yoko Kato,  Chen Lukui,  Hirotoshi Sano,  Takeya Watabe,  Sadayoshi Watanabe,  Tetsuo Kanno
An overview of degenerative disease of the spine  [  Abstract  ]
Walid Othman
Options for management of cervical spondylotic myelopathy  [  Abstract  ]
R. Douglas Orr
Cervical disc replacement in the management of cervical disc disease  [  Abstract  ]
Awad El Awad
Management of cervical disc herniation: Dorsal laminoforaminotomy and discectomy, ventral discectomy with and without fusion  [  Abstract  ]
R. Douglas Orr
Non-operative management of low back pain  [  Abstract  ]
Abdurrahman Al-Arjani
Minimally invasive surgery for lumbar spondylolisthesis  [  Abstract  ]
R. Douglas Orr
Posterior versus anterior approaches for thoracolumbar fractures  [  Abstract  ]
Abdurrahman Al-Arjani
Pituitary apoplexy: Clinical presentation surgical and outcome  [  Abstract  ]
Saleh S. Baeesa
Posterior fossa decompression in acute cerebellar infarction  [  Abstract  ]
Yasser Orz
Surgical clipping of ruptured anterior circulation cerebral aneurysms: KFMC experience  [  Abstract  ]
Alaa Farag,  Mahmoud Al-Yamany
Introduction to radiosurgery  [  Abstract  ]
Saleh M. Bamajboor
Stereotactic radiosurgery  [  Abstract  ]
Ueber J. Miola
Seventeen years experience of Radiosurgery at Riyadh Military Hospital  [  Abstract  ]
Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  A. Najib Ashraf,  Nizar Al-Amiri,  Mushabab Asiri,  Ueber J. Miola,  Giap Tjan
Radiosurgery for brain tumor: RMH experience  [  Abstract  ]
Nizar Al-Amiri,  A. Najeeb Ashraf,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Mushabab Asiri
Unusual movement disorders due to medical diseases  [  Abstract  ]
Kapil D. Sethi
Functional neurosurgery (deep brain stimulation): King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center experience  [  Abstract  ]
Ahmed Alkhani
Functional neurosurgery: Lesioning RMH experience  [  Abstract  ]
Nizar Al-Amiri,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed Sofi,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Christoph Ostergtag,  Antoine Nachanakian,  A. Najib Ashraf
Neurosarcoidosis presenting as essential tremor  [  Abstract  ]
Khalid Nourein,  Mohammed A. Sofi,  Nabil Biary,  Waleed Khoja
Technological basis of EEG recording  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj
Source localization in electroencephalography  [  Abstract  ]
Shireen Qureshi
Epileptiform discharges or normal variant  [  Abstract  ]
Nabil Biary
EEG cross-talk  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj,  Nabil Biary
Blink reflex in brain death  [  Abstract  ]
Radwan Zaidan
Effect of the repeated end range lumbar extension with lateral shift, on centralization monitored by soleus H-reflex  [  Abstract  ]
Raghda Alfarhan
Intra-operative monitoring: Our experience in RMH  [  Abstract  ]
Mohammed Kabiraj,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Nizar Al-Amiri,  Malla B. Rao,  Walid Othman,  Waleed Khoja,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed Sofi,  Sonia Khan
Sequential changes in the electroencephalograph of children with benign epilepsy of childhood with centrotemporal spikes (BECTS) attending King Abulaziz University Hospital in Riyadh  [  Abstract  ]
Taha S. Ahmed,  Gazalla Ahmad
Pathophysiological mechanism of temporal lobe epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Christian E. Elger
Semiology of temporal lobe epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Sonia Khan
Difficult situations in the surgical management of temporal lobe epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Christian E. Elger
Temporal lobe epilepsy surgery: RMH experience  [  Abstract  ]
Fadi Ghareeb,  Sonia Khan,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Saleh Al-Deeb,  Nizar Al-Amiri,  Saad Al-Shahwan,  Hindi Al-Hindi,  Yousef Comair,  Malla B. Rao,  Mohammed Kabiraj,  Falk Oppel
Temporal lobe epilepsy surgery: Experience at King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Jeddah  [  Abstract  ]
Yousef Al-Said
Psychological profile in temporal lobe epilepsy patients  [  Abstract  ]
Gus A. Baker
Temporal lobe epilepsy in children  [  Abstract  ]
Chahnez Triki
Future of WADA test  [  Abstract  ]
Gus A. Baker
The genetics of temporal lobe epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Raidah Al-Baradie
VNS in TLE  [  Abstract  ]
Mohamad A. Mikati
Epilespy age 60 years and above  [  Abstract  ]
Yahya Mousali,  Tahir Obeid,  Hessein Al-Gahtani,  Ahmed Attar,  Hassnah Dammas
Familiarity, knowledge, and attitude of school teachers towards people with epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Taher Obeid,  Ahmad Abulaban,  F. Alghatani,  A. Maliki
Possession by “Jinn” as a cause of epilepsy: Study from Saudi Arabia  [  Abstract  ]
Taher Obeid,  Ahmad Abulaban,  F. Alghatani,  A. Maliki
Neuroprotective effect of proglumide on experimentally induced status epilepticus in immature rats  [  Abstract  ]
Saleh Al-Deeb,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Mohammad Ahmad,  Mohammad Tariq
New old anti-epileptic drugs?  [  Abstract  ]
Radwan Zaidan
Outcomes of epilepsy surgery for medically refractory temporal lobe epilepsy at the University of Alberta Hospital  [  Abstract  ]
Yahya Mousali,  S. Nizam Ahmed,  Blaise M. Wheatley,  Donald Gross,  D. Barry Sinclair,  Taim Al-Muayqil,  Thomas Synder
Role of monoamine transmitters in pentoxifylline – induced protection against status epilepticus in immature rats  [  Abstract  ]
Saleh Al-Deeb,  Khalaf Al-Moutaery,  Mohammad Ahmad,  Mohammad Tariq
Status epilepticus  [  Abstract  ]
H. Alhail,  B. Mesraoua,  Dirk Deleu
Strategy of management of intractable epilepsy  [  Abstract  ]
Gharib F. Mohamed
Television provoked epilepsy in children  [  Abstract  ]
Masoud Etemadifar,  Mahboubeh K. Esfahani,  Masoomeh Raoufi,  Amir H. Maghzi,  Azadeh Ebrahimi
Efficacy and safety of vagus nerve stimulation for intractable epilepsy at Riyadh Military Hospital: A one-year follow up study  [  Abstract  ]
Karamat Hussein,  Sonia Khan
Efficacy and safety of Levetiracetam at Riyadh Military Hospital: Retrospective analysis of epileptic patients  [  Abstract  ]
Saleem Al-Balawi,  Mashael Al-Qahtani,  Sonia Khan,  Nabil Biary,  Waleed Khoja,  Sadaqa Alawi,  Mohammed Sofi,  Saleh Al-Deeb
Comparison the effects of aqueous extract of Glycyrrhiza Glabra, dexamethasone, and stress on acute and chronic pain in mice  [  Abstract  ]
A. A. Taherian,  A. A. Vafaei,  M. Jarrahi,  H. Sadeghi,  A. Vakili
Effect of hydro-alcoholic extract of Valeriana Officinalis on anxiety related behavior in mice: An interaction with serotonergic and noradrenergic systems  [  Abstract  ]
A. A. Vafaei,  M. Nazmdeh,  A. Vakili,  A. A. Taherian
Effect of central blockage of gap junction on ischemic damage in transient model of focal cerebral ischemia  [  Abstract  ]
A. Vakili,  S. A. Hosseinzadeh,  M. Zahedi Khorasani,  A. A. Taherian,  A. A. Vafaei
Post-training administration of corticosterone enhances consolidation of contextual fear memory and hippocampal long-term potentiation in rats  [  Abstract  ]
A. Rashidy-Pour,  K. Abrari,  M. Jadidi,  S. Semnanian
Presumed flavivirus meningoencephalitis in Al-Baha, Saudi Arabia: A report of 4 cases  [  Abstract  ]
R. M. Malhotra,  Mohammed S. Sial,  Saeed M. Al-Ghamdi,  Ahmed Mujtaba,  Rizvan Ahmed
Brain calcinosis syndrome: A report of 2 cases  [  Abstract  ]
Naif E. Alomairy,  Abdulkadir Daif
Post infection dysautonomia: A case report  [  Abstract  ]
Ashraf Imran,  Nabil Biary,  Mohammed A. Sofi,  Mohammed Kabiraj,  Mashael Al-Qahtani,  Waleed Khoja

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9 years old girl previously healthy, presented with progressive dystonia, dysarthria and spastic gait. Her MRI brain is consistent with which of the following?
[A] Pelizaeus Merzbacher disease
[B] Wilson disease
[C] Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration
[D] Sjogern Larsson syndrome