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Department of Neurosciences

College of Medicine – Philippine General Hospital

University of the Philippines Manila




1. Kawarai T, Pasco PM, Teleg RA, Kamada M, Sakai W, Shimozono K, Mizuguchi M, Tabuena D, Orlacchio A, Izumi Y, Goto S, Lee LV, Kaji R. Application of long-range polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism. Neurogenetics. 2013;14(2):167-169. doi:10.1007/s10048-013-0357-x.


2. Chen CL, Young SH, Gan HH, Singh R, Lao AY, Baroque AC 2nd, Chang HM, Hiyadan JH, Chua CL, Advincula JM, Muengtaweepongsa S, Chan BP, de Silva HA, Towanabut S, Suwanwela NC, Poungvarin N, Changkrachang S, Wong KS, Eow GB, Navarro JC, Venketasubramanian N, Lee CF, Bousser MG; CHIMES Study Investigators. Chinese medicine neuroaid efficacy on stroke recovery: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized study. Stroke. 2013;44(8):2093-2100. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.002055.


3. Chen CL, Venketasubramanian N, Lee CF, Wong KS, Bousser MG; CHIMES Study Investigators. Effects of MLC601 on early vascular events in patients after stroke: the CHIMES study. Stroke. 2013;44(12):3580-3583. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003226. (San Jose MC, Chua CL)


4. Cabral-Lim LI. Delivery, breast feeding and child rearing in women with epilepsy. Neurol Asia. 2013;18(SUPPL.1):31-34.


5. Morigaki R, Nakataki M, Kawarai T, Lee LV, Teleg RA, Tabuena MD, Mure H, Sako W, Pasco PM, Nagahiro S, Iga J, Ohmori T, Goto S, Kaji R. Depression in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism: a case-control study. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2013;19(9):844-846. doi:10.1016/j.parkreldis.2013.04.027.


6. Legaspi ED. The use of steroids in spinal cord injuries: origins of a controversy. Acta Med Philipp. 2013;47(2):66-72.


7. Westenberger A, Rosales RL, Heinitz S, Freimann K, Lee LV, Jamora RD, Ng AR, Domingo A, Lohmann K, Walter U, Gölnitz U, Rolfs A, Nagel I, Gillessen-Kaesbach G, Siebert R, Dressler D, Klein C. X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism manifesting in a female patient due to atypical Turner Syndrome. Mov Disord. 2013;28(5):675-678. doi: 10.1002/mds.25369.


8. Khu KJ, Bernstein M. Awake craniotomy. J Neurosurg. 2013;119(6):1645. doi: 10.3171/2013.6.JNS131215.


9. Khu KJ, Midha R. Iatrogenic brachial plexus injuries complicating video-assisted thoracic surgery. World Neurosurg. 2013;80(6):e235-236. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2010.11.024.




1. Pascual JL, Evangelista CT, Colacion JT. Location of hemorrhage as predictive factor for refractoriness to blood pressure control in acute, non-lobar, hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhages. Acta Med Philipp. 2014;48(1):18-21.


2 Jamora RD, Ledesma LK, Domingo AR, Cenina AR, Lee LV. Nonmotor features in sex-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (XDP, DYT3). Neurodegener Dis Manag. 2014;4(3):283-289. doi: 10.2217/nmt.14.16.


3. Domingo A, Lee LV, Brüggemann N, Freimann K, Kaiser FJ, Jamora RD, Rosales RL, Klein C, Westenberger A. Woman with X-linked recessive dystonia-parkinsonism: Clue to the epidemiology of parkinsonism in Filipino women? JAMA Neurology. 2014;71(9):1177-1180. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.56.


4. Navarro JC, Gan HH, Lao AY, Baroque AC 2nd, Hiyadan JH, Chua CL, San Jose MC, Advincula JM, Lee CF, Bousser MG, Chen CL; CHIMES Study Investigators. Baseline characteristics and treatment response of patients from the Philippines in the CHIMES study. Int J Stroke. 2014;9(Suppl A100):102-105. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12324.


5. Domingo A, Schmidt TG, Barcelon E, Lukban M, Westenberger A, Klein C. X-linked agammaglobulinemia with hearing impairment, dystonia-parkinsonism, and progressive neurodegeneration. J Neurol. 2014;261(11):2225-2227. doi: 10.1007/s00415-014-7483-8.


6. Kim BJ, Hong KS, Cho YJ, Lee JH, Koo JS, Park JM, Kang DW, Kim JS, Lee SH, Kwon SU; TOSS-2 investigators. Predictors of symptomatic and asymptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis: what is different and why? J Atheroscler Thromb. 2014;21(6):605-617. (San Jose MC)




1. Cabral-Lim LI, Perez MC. Beyond history: a legacy and a vision. Acta Med Philipp 2015;49(1):5-11.


2. Salonga AM. Poliomyelitis eradication program in the Philippines. Acta Med Philipp 2015;49(1):12-15.


3. Pasco PM, Kawarai T, Silao CL, Canson DM, Lee LV, Kaji R. Validation of a PCR-based test for the genetic diagnosis of Filipino patients with X-linked dystonia parkinsonism. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):16-19.


4. Jamora RD, Cenina AR, Teleg RA, Lee LV. Suicidality among patients with sex-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (XDP). Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):20-23.


5. Fernandez ML, Shiong Shu LL, Fabiana NL, Pasco PM, Cabral-Lim LI, Gutierrez JC. Predictive factors for refractory convulsive status epilepticus: a 7-year retrospective study. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):24-27.


6. Chua A, Buckley BS, Lapitan MC, Jamora RD. Hemicraniectomy for Malignant Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction (HeMMI): A randomized controlled clinical trial of decompressive surgery with standardized medical care versus standardized medical care alone. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):28-33.


7. Rocha II, Maligaso CP. Clinical profile of cerebral schistosomiasis patients in the Philippine General Hospital: a retrospective study. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):34-41.


8. Barcelon EA, Shiong Shu LL, Pasco PM. Meta analysis: donepezil in the treatment of cognitive impairment and dementia in patients with Parkinson’s disease. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):42-47.


9. Shiong Shu LL, Jamora RD. Prevalence and risk factors for dyskinesia among Filipino patients with Parkinson’s disease. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):48-51.


10. Canto PA, Cenina AR, Shiong Shu LL, Anlacan MM, Ledesma LK, Jamora RD, Dioquino CP. Neuropsychological and cognitive profile of retired Filipino boxers. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):52-58.

11. Bautista JE, Shiong Shu LL, Pascual JL, Pasco PM. Recurrent tetanus in diagnosed breast cancer patients of the philippine general hospital. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):59-62.

12. Sia CC, Astejada MN. Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome in the Philippines: A case series. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):63-66.

13. Hernandez KD, Mirasol MA, San Jose MC. Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis associated with immune thrombocytopenic purpura: a case report. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):67-70.

14. Moll MA, Canto PA, Shiong Shu LL, Pascual JL. Multiple sagittal sinus arteriovenous fistula resulting from a transverse sinus venous thrombosis presenting with superior orbital vein engorgement and status epilepticus: a case report. Acta Med Philipp. 2015;49(1):71-78.

15. De Roxas R, Barcelon E, Pasco PM. Coexisting left hemisphere infarct and chronic subdural hematoma: a case report. Int J Med Biomed Sci. 2015;4(1):01-04.

16. Kwan P, Cabral-Lim L, D’Souza W, Jain S, Lee BI, Liao W, Lim SH, Otsuki T, Tan CT, Wantanabe M; CAOA Research Task Force. Research priorities in epilepsy for the Asia-Oceanian region. Epilepsia. 2015;56(5):667-673. doi:10.1111/epi.12957.

17. Bhidayasiri R, Hattori N, Jeon BS, Chen RS, Lee MK, Bajwa J, Mok VC, Zhang B, Syamsudin T, Tan LC, Jamora RD, Pisarnpong A, Poewe W. Asian perspectives on the recognition and management of levodopa ‘wearing-off’ in Parkinson’s disease. Expert Rev Neurother. 2015;15(11):1285-1297. doi: 10.1586/14737175.2015.1088783.

18. Tronnier VM, Domingo A, Moll CK, Rasche D, Mohr C, Rosales R, Capetian P, Jamora RD, Lee LV, Münchau A, Diesta CC, Tadic V, Klein C, Brüggemann N, Moser A. Biochemichal mechanisms of pallidal deep brain stimulation in X-linked dystonia parkinsonism. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2015;21(8):954-959. doi:  10.1016/j.parkreldis.2015.06.010.

19. Weißbach A, Bäumer T, Rosales R, Lee LV, Brüggemann N, Domingo A, Westenberger A, Jamora RD, Diesta CC, Brandt V, Tadic V, Zittel S, Klein C, Münchau A. Neurophysiological fingerprints of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism: a model basal ganglia disease. Mov Disord. 2015;30(6):873-875. doi: 10.1002/mds.26224.

20. Domingo A, Westenberger A, Lee LV, Brænne I, Liu T, Vater I, Rosales R, Jamora RD, Pasco PM, Cutiongco-Dela Paz EM, Freimann K, Schmidt TG, Dressler D, Kaiser FJ, Bertram L, Erdmann J, Lohmann K, Klein C. New insights into the genetics of X-linked dystonia parkinsonism (XDP, DYT3). Eur J Hum Genet. 2015;23(10):1334-1340. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2014.292.


21. Tomson T, Battino D, Bonizzoni E, Craig J, Lindhout D, Perucca E, Sabers A, Thomas SV, Vajda F; EURAP Study Group. Dose-dependent teratogenicity of valproate in mono- and polytherapy: an observational study. Neurology. 2015;85(10):866-872. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001772. Epub 2015 Jun 17. (Cabral-Lim L)

22. Hong KS, Kim BJ, Lee JY, Kwon SU; PICASSO Investigators. Rationale and design of the Prevention of Cardiovascular events in iSchemic Stroke patients with high risk of cerebral hemOrrhage (PICASSO) study. Int J Stroke. 2015;10(7):1153-1158. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12519. Epub 2015 Jun 4. (Roxas A Jr, Collantes ME)

23. Venketasubramanian N, Young SH, Tay SS, Umapathi T, Lao AY, Gan HH, Baroque AC 2nd, Navarro JC, Chang HM, Advincula JM, Muengtaweepongsa S, Chan BP, Chua CL, Wijekoon N, de Silva HA, Hiyadan JH, Suwanwela NC, Wong KS, Poungvarin N, Eow GB, Lee CF, Chen CL; CHIMES-E Study Investigators. CHInese Medicine NeuroAid Efficacy on Stroke Recovery – extension study (CHIMES-E): a multicenter study of long-term efficacy. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015;39(5-6):309-318. doi: 10.1159/000382082. (San Jose MC)

24. Häusler M, Aksoy A, Alber M, Altunbasak S, Angay A, Arsene OT, Craiu D, Hartmann H, Hiz-Kurul S, Ichiyama T, Iliescu C, Jocic-Jakubi B, Korinthenberg R, Köse G, Lukban MB, Ozkan M, Patcheva I, Teichler J, Vintan M, Yaramis A, Yarar C, Yis U, Yuksel D, Anlar B. A multinational survey on actual diagnostics and treatment of subacute sclerosing pancencephalitis. Neuropediatrics. 2015;46(6):377-384. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1564618.

25. Khu KJ. Neuroplasticity and brachial plexus injury. World Neurosurg. 2015;84(6):1509-1510. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.06.065.

26. Khu KJ, Midha R. Editorial: Qualitative research in brachial plexus injury. J Neurosurg. 2015;122(6):1411-1412. doi: 10.3171/2014.5.JNS141012.

27. Tuble GC, Saranza GM, Albay, AB Jr., Anlacan VM, Sumalapao DE. Prevalence of delirium in patients admitted at intensive care units of Philippine General Hospital. Philipp J Chest Dis. 2015;16(3):27-33.

28. Chankrachang S, Navarro JC, de Silva DA, Towanabut S, Chua CL, Lee CF, Venketasubramanian N, Wong KS, Bousser MG, Chen CL; CHIMES Study Investigators. Prognostic factors and treatment effect in the CHIMES study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015;24(4):823-827. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2014.11.017.

29. Fullerton HJ, Hills NK, Elkind MS, Dowling MM, Wintermark M, Glaser CA, Tan M, Rivkin MJ, Titomanlio L, Barkovich AJ, deVeber GA; VIPS Investigators. Infection, vaccination and childhood arterial ischemic stroke: Results of the VIPS study. Neurology. 2015;85(17):1459-66. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002065.


1. Domingo A, Amar D, Grütz K, Lee LV, Rosales R, Brüggemann N, Jamora RD, Cutiongco-Dela Paz E, Rolfs A, Dressler D, Walter U, Krainc D, Lohmann K, Shamir R, Klein C, Westenberger A. Evidence of TAF1 dysfunction in peripheral models of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2016;73(16):3205-3215. doi: 10.1007/s00018-016-2159-4.

2. Dagang DJ, Diestro JD, Hamoy-Jimenez G, Isip-Tan IT, Baltazar Reyes JP. Validation of the Filipino-translated version of the Michigan Neuropathy Screening Instrument among Filipino patients with diabetes mellitus seen at the Philippine General Hospital. J ASEAN Fed Endocr Soc. 2016;31(2):115-124.

3. Brüggemann N, Heldmann M, Klein C, Domingo A, Rasche D, Tronnier V, Rosales RL, Jamora RD, Lee LV, Münte TF. Neuroanatomical changes extend beyond striatal atrophy in X-linked dystonia parkinsonism. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2016;31:91-97. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2016.07.012.

4. Pasco PM. Physician user perspectives in the practice of telemedicine in the Philippines. J Int Soc Telemed eHealth. 2016;4(e26).

5. De Roxas RC, Bagnas MA, Joyce J, Baldonado AR, Rivera JP, Roxas AA. Clinical profile and outcome of postthymectomy versus non-thymectomy myasthenia gravis patients in the Philippine General Hospital: a 6-year retrospective study. Front Neurol. 2016;7:1-7. doi:10.3389/fneur.2016.00096.

6. Perera KS, Vanassche T, Bosch J, Swaminathan B, Mundl H, Giruparajah M, Barboza MA, O'Donnell MJ, Gomez-Schneider M, Hankey GJ, Yoon BW, Roxas A Jr, Lavallee P, Sargento-Freitas J, Shamalov N, Brouns R, Gagliardi RJ, Kasner SE, Pieroni A, Vermehren P, Kitagawa K, Wang Y, Muir K, Coutinho JM, Connolly SJ, Hart RG; ESUS Global Registry Investigators. Global survey of the frequency of atrial fibrillation-associated stroke: embolic stroke of undetermined source global registry. Stroke. 2016;47(9):2197-2202. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.013378.

7. Johnston SC, Amarenco P, Albers GW, Denison H, Easton JD, Evans SR, Held P, Jonasson J, Minematsu K, Molina CA, Wang Y, Wong KS; SOCRATES Steering Committee and Investigators. Ticagrelor versus aspirin in acute or transient ischemic attack. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(1):35-43. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1603060. (Roxas A Jr, Collantes ME)

8. Lee CF, Venketasubramanian N, Wong KS, Chen CL; CHIMES Study Investigators. Comparison between the original and shortened versions of the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale in ischemic stroke patients of intermediate severity. Stroke. 2016;47(1):236-239. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011657. (San Jose MC, Chua CL)

9. Au K, Ram Z, Zadeh G, Aldape K, Balogun J, Barani I, DiMeco F, Goel A, Khu K, Lang FF, Lund-Johansen M, Maldaun M, Tabatabai G, Tonn JC, Westphal M. Proceedings of the WFNS Neuro-Oncology Committee Workshop. Surg Neurol Int. 2016;7(Suppl 40):S963-S975. doi: 10.4103/2152-7806.195563.

10. Khu KJ, Midha R. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. World Neurosurg. 2016;94:566-567. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.07.054.  

11. Fullerton HJ, Wintermark M, Hills NK, Dowling MM, Tan M, Rafay MF, Elkind MS, Barkovich AJ, deVeber GA; VIPS Investigators. Risk of recurrent arterial ischemic stroke in childhood: A prospective international study. Stroke. 2016;47(1):53-9. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011173




1. De Castillo LL, Sumalapao DE, Pascual JL. Risk factors for pneumonia in acute stroke patients admitted to the emergency department of a tertiary government hospital. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol. 2017;7(8):855-859. doi:10.5455/njppp.2017.7.0411008052017.

2. De Roxas RC, Barcelon EA, Dioquino-Maligaso CP. Developing an evidence-based clinical algorithm for the assessment, diagnosis and management of acute subarachnoid hemorrhage: a review of literature. J Xiangya Med. 2017. doi:10.21037/jxym.2017.02.11.

3. De Roxas RC, Jamora RD. The efficacy and safety of coenzyme Q10 in preventing the progression of early Parkinson’s disease: a meta-analysis. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(2):100-104.

4. De Roxas RC, Pedro KM, Rivera JP, Batara JMF. Current treatment status of adult brain tumors in the Philippine general hospital. Journal of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation Research. 2017;2(1).

5. Pasco PM, Caro RM, Cruz CL, Dando NM, Isip-Tan IT, Panganiban LR, Pascua LP, Ricalde RR, Sison AC. Prevalence of medication errors in admitted patients at the Philippine General Hospital. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(2):61-64.

6. Espiritu AI, Del Mundo HC, Bico JD, Pasco PM. The effectiveness and tolerability of oral acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine (AAC) combination regimen as an acute treatment for migraine in adults: a meta-analysis of randomized trials. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(2):79-85.

7. Roxas AA Jr, Bautista RL. Current patterns in the management of adult stroke by Filipino neurologists: A nationwide cross-sectional survey among fellows of the Philippine Neurological Association. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(2):92-99.

8. Saranza GR, Sumalapao DE, Batara JM, Arceo CP. A mathematical approach in the management of hydrocephalus from tuberculous meningitis. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol. 2017;7(11):1195-1200. doi: 10.5455/njppp.2017.7.0517402072017

9. Diestro JD, Pasco PM, Lee LV for the XDP Study Group of the Philippine Children’s Medical Center. Validation of a screening questionnaire for X-linked dystonia parkinsonism: the first phase of the population-based prevalence study of X-linked dystonia parkinsonism in Panay. Neurol Clin Neurosci. 2017;5(3):79-85. doi:10.1111/ncn3.12113.

10. Pasco PM*, Jamora RD*, Rosales RL, Diesta CC, Ng AR, Teleg RA, Go CL, Lee L, Fernandez HH. Validation of the XDP-MDSP rating scale for the evaluation of patients with X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism. NPJ Parkinsons Dis. 2017;3:24. doi: 10.1038/s41531-017-0026-0.  *joint first authors

11. Jamora RD, Corral EV, Ang MA, Collantes ME, Gan RN. Stroke recurrence among Filipino patients on aspirin for first-ever non-cardioembolic ischemic stroke. Neurol Clin Neurosci. 2017;5(4):113-117. doi: 10.1111/ncn3.12133.

12. Brüggemann N, Rosales R, Waugh J, Blood A, Domingo A, Heldmann M, Jamora RD, Münchau A, Münte T, Lee LV, Buchmann I, Klein C. Striatal dysfunction in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism is associated with disease progression. Eur J Neurol. 2017;24(5): 680-686. doi: 10.1111/ene.13256.

13. Jamora RD*, Shiong Shu LL*, Cenina AR, Dioquino CP, Canto PA. Parkinsonism among retired Filipino boxers. Basal Ganglia. 2017;10:1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.baga.2017.07.001. *joint first authors

14. Jamora RD, Miyasaki J. Treatment gaps in Parkinson’s disease care in the Philippines. Neurodegener Dis Manag. 2017;7(4):245-251. doi: 10.2217/nmt-2017-0014.

15. Roxas A Jr, Mehndiratta MM, Bornstein N, Macdonell R, Lim KS, Ng PW, Dashzeveg S, Mizusawa H, Esmatullah H, Wu SL, Chen C, Kurniawan M, Rha JH, Wasay M, Poungvarin N, Gunatilake S, Thang NH. The professional practice and training of neurology in the Asian and Oceanian Region: a cross-sectional survey by the Asian and Oceanian Association of Neurology (AOAN). J Neurol Sci. 2017;382:108-115. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2017.09.022.

16. Easton JD, Aunes M, Albers GW, Amarenco P, Bokelund-Singh S, Denison H, Evans SR, Held P, Jahreskog M, Jonasson J, Minematsu K, Molina CA, Wang Y, Wong KSL, Johnston SC; SOCRATES Steering Committee and Investigators. Risk for major bleeding in patients receiving ticagrelor compared with aspirin after transient ischemic attack or acute ischemic stroke in the SOCRATES Study (Acute Stroke or Transcient Ischemic Attack Treated with Aspirin or Ticagrelor and Patient Outcomes). Circulation. 2017;136(10):907-916. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.028566. (Roxas A Jr)

17. Lopez AL, Raguindin PF, Jonas Del Rosario J, Najarro RV, Du E, Aldaba J, Salonga AM, Monzon-Pajarillo AK, Santiago AP, Ou AC, Ducusin MJ. The burden of congenital rubella syndrome in the Philippines: results from a retrospective assessment. Western Pac Surveill Response J. 2017;8(2):17-24. doi: 10.5365/wpsar.2017.8.1.006.

18. Navarro JC, Chen CL, Lee CF, Gan HH, Lao AY, Baroque AC 2nd, Hiyadan JH, Chua CL, San Jose MC, Advincula JM, Venketasubramanian N; CHIMES and CHIMES-E Study Investigators. Durability of the beneficial effect of MLC601 (NeuroAid) on functional recoevery among stroke patients from the Philippines in the CHIMES and CHIMES-E studies. Int J Stroke. 2017;12(3):285-291. doi: 10.1177/1747493016676615.

19. Venketasubramanian N, Lee CF, Young SH, Tay SS, Umapathi T, Lao AY, Gan HH, Baroque Ii AC, Navarro JC, Chang HM, Advincula JM, Muengtaweepongsa S, Chan BP, Chua CL, Wijekoon N, de Silva HA, Hiyadan JH, Suwanwela NC, Wong KS, Poungvarin N, Eow GB, Chen CL; CHIMES-E Study Investigators. Prognostic factors and pattern of long-term recovery with MLC601 (NeuroAid) in the Chinese Medicine NeuroAid Efficacy on Stroke Recovery – Extension Study. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017;43(1-2):36-42. doi: 10.1159/000452285.

20. Bernardo-Aliling NA, Rivera AS, Pasco PM. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for post-stroke dysphagia: a meta-analysis. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(4):327-333.

21. De Roxas RC, Abejero JE, Cabral-Lim LI. Factors and issues on treatment adherence among Filipino patients with epilepsy and their caregivers. Acta Med Philipp. 2017;51(4):310-318.




1. Reyes NG, Bagnas MA, Antonio AK, Jamora RD. High dose methylphenidate in the treatment of freezing of gait in advanced Parkinson’s disease. Basal Ganglia. 2018;11:8-13. doi: 10.1016/j.baga.2017.12.001.

2. Reyes NG, Prado MB, Turalde CW, Fernandez ML. Autoimmune encephalitis associated with two antibodies. Epilepsy Behav Case Reports. 2018;10:44-46. doi:10.1016/j.ebcr.2018.04.001.

3. Diestro JD, Vesagas TS, Teleg RA, Aguilar JA, Anlacan JP, Jamora RD. Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease in the Philippines: outcomes of the Philippine Movement Disorder Surgery Center. World Neurosurg. 2018;115:e650-658. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.04.125.

4. Diestro JD, Dorotan MK, Camacho AC, Perez-Gosiengfiao KT, Cabral-Lim LI. Clinical spectrum of Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome in the adult: an atypical presentation and review of literature. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jul 3;2018. pii: bcr-2018-224170. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-224170.


5. Diestro JD, Bautista JE, Omar li AT, Mercado JG, Ramiro PA. Chiari malformation and tuberculous meningitis: aetiology and management. BMJ Case Rep. 2018. April 5;2018. pii: bcr-2018-224245. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-224245.

6. Diestro JD, Regalado JJ, Gonzales EM, Dorotan MK, Espiritu AI, Pascual JL 5th. Cor triatriatum and stroke. BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Aug 8;2017. pii: bcr-2017-219763. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-219763.

7. Suratos CT, Saranza GR, Sumalapao DE, Jamora RD. Quality of life and Parkinson’s disease: Philippine translation and validation of the Parkinson’s disease questionnaire. J Clin Neurosci. 2018:54;156-160. doi:10.1016/j.jocn.2018.06.013.

8. Tomson T, Battino D, Bonizzoni E, Craig J, Lindhout D, Perucca E, Sabers A, Thomas SV, Vajda F; EURAP Study Group. Comparative risk of major congenital malformations with eight different antiepileptic drugs: a prospective cohort study of the EURAP registry. Lancet Neurol. 2018;17(6):530-538. doi:10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30107-8. (Cabral-Lim L)

9. Enriquez CA, Abejero JE, Ramiro PA, Maligaso CP. Rocuronium for control of muscle spasms in a tetanus patient with chronic methamphetamine use disorder. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Apr 10;2018. pii: bcr-2018-224391. doi:10.1136/bcr-2018-224391.

10. Suratos CT, Benitez JA, Urquiza SC, Sacro CA. Paediatric non-ketotic hypergycemia hemichorea-hemiballismus. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Apr 5;2018. pii: bcr-2017-223429. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-223429.

11. Cruz RE, Sales MC, de Roxas RC, Jamora RD. Holocord oligodendroglioma with intracranial extension in a young adult: a case report and a review of literature. CNS Oncol. 2018;7(1):1-5. doi: 10.2217/cns-2017-0012.

12. Layog AV, Jamora RD. Bilateral pallidal stimulation in parkinsonism predominant XDP. J Philipp Med Assoc. 2017-2018;96(2):74-77.

13. Misra VP, Colosimo C, Charles D, Chung TM, Maisonobe P, Om S; INTEREST IN CD2 study group. INTEREST IN CD2, a global patient-centered study of long-term cervical dystonia treatment with botulinum toxin. J Neurol. 2018;265(2):402-409. doi: 10.1007/s00415-017-8698-2. (Jamora RD)

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