Ronald P Lesser

Professor

1971 …2019

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Research Output

1999

Unexpected places: How did vagus nerve stimulation become a treatment for epilepsy?

Lesser, R. P., 1999, In : Neurology. 52, 6, p. 1117-1118 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2000

Detection of epileptiform activity using artificial neural networks.

Lesser, R. P. & Webber, W. R., 2000, In : Advances in neurology. 84, p. 307-315 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ventricular asystole during vagus nerve stimulation for epilepsy in humans.

Lesser, R. P., Feb 8 2000, In : Neurology. 54, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2001

Anterior spinal cord injury with preserved neurogenic 'motor' evoked potentials

Minahan, R. E., Sepkuty, J. P., Lesser, R. P., Sponseller, P. D. & Kostuik, J. P., Aug 2 2001, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 112, 8, p. 1442-1450 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Buy some today: Can generics be safely substituted for brand-name drugs?

Lesser, R. P. & Krauss, G., Aug 28 2001, In : Neurology. 57, 4, p. 571-573 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Electrocorticographic gamma activity during word production in spoken and sign language

Crone, N. E., Hao, L., Hart, J., Boatman, D., Lesser, R. P., Irizarry, R. & Gordon, B., Dec 11 2001, In : Neurology. 57, 11, p. 2045-2053 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy.

Motamedi, G. K. & Lesser, R. P., 2002, In : Advances in neurology. 89, p. 463-473 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Erratum: Optimizing parameters for terminating cortical afterdischarges with pulse stimulation (The Journal of the International League Against Epilepsy (2002) 43 (836-846))

Motamedi, G. K., Lesser, R. P., Miglioretti, D. L., Mizuno-Matsumoto, Y., Gordon, B., Webber, W. R. S., Jackson, D. C., Sepkuty, J. P. & Crone, N. E., Nov 1 2002, In : Epilepsia. 43, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Interactions between thalamic and cortical rhythms during semantic memory recall in human

Slotnick, S. D., Moo, L. R., Kraut, M. A., Lesser, R. P. & Hart, J., Apr 30 2002, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 99, 9, p. 6440-6443 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple subpial transection for intractable partial epilepsy: An international meta-analysis

Spencer, S. S., Schramm, J., Wyler, A., O'Connor, M., Orbach, D., Krauss, G., Sperling, M., Devinsky, O., Elger, C., Lesser, R., Mulligan, L. & Westerveld, M., Mar 25 2002, In : Epilepsia. 43, 2, p. 141-145 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonepileptic seizures: Psychiatric aspects

Lesser, R. P., Feb 2002, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 3, 1, p. 34-38 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optimizing parameters for terminating cortical afterdischarges with pulse stimulation

Motamedi, G. K., Lesser, R. P., Miglioretti, D. L., Mizuno-Matsumoto, Y., Gordon, B., Webber, W. R. S., Jackson, D. C., Sepkuty, J. P. & Crone, N. E., Aug 19 2002, In : Epilepsia. 43, 8, p. 836-846 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Remission of intractable partial epilepsy following implantation of intracranial electrodes [5]

Lesser, R. P., Apr 23 2002, In : Neurology. 58, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Wavelet-crosscorrelation analysis can help predict whether bursts of pulse stimulation will terminate afterdischarges

Mizuno-Matsumoto, Y., Motamedi, G. K., Webber, W. R. S. & Lesser, R. P., Feb 5 2002, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 113, 1, p. 33-42 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

A Korean Kindred with Autosomal Dominant Nocturnal Frontal Lobe Epilepsy and Mental Retardation

Cho, Y. W., Motamedi, G. K., Laufenberg, I., Sohn, S. I., Lim, J. G., Lee, H., Yi, S. D., Lee, J. H., Kim, D. K., Reba, R., Gaillard, W. D., Theodore, W. H., Lesser, R. P. & Steinlein, O. K., Nov 2003, In : Archives of neurology. 60, 11, p. 1625-1632 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Treating psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: Easier said than done

Lesser, R. P., Mar 1 2003, In : Annals of neurology. 53, 3, p. 285-286 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Treat the patient, not the test

Lesser, R. P. & Sundaram, M., Feb 25 2003, In : Neurology. 60, 4, p. 534-535 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2004

MEG: Good enough

Lesser, R. P., May 1 2004, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 115, 5, p. 995-997 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2005

Challenges in seizure management: Wrong diagnosis, wrong drug, wrong dose?

Lesser, R. P., Mar 1 2005, In : Advanced Studies in Medicine. 5, 3, p. 124-132 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clinical and EEG features of patients with EEG wicket rhythms misdiagnosed with epilepsy

Krauss, G. L., Abdallah, A., Lesser, R., Thompson, R. E. & Niedermeyer, E., Jun 14 2005, In : Neurology. 64, 11, p. 1879-1883 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrocorticographic high gamma activity versus electrical cortical stimulation mapping of naming

Sinai, A., Bowers, C. W., Crainiceanu, C. M., Boatman, D., Gordon, B., Lesser, R. P., Lenz, F. A. & Crone, N. E., Jul 1 2005, In : Brain. 128, 7, p. 1556-1570 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MEG: Good enough - A response [multiple letters]

Tepley, N. & Lesser, R., Jan 1 2005, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 116, 1, p. 236-237 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Seizures manifesting as an urge to defecate, with an ictal discharge in the right hemisphere

Koubeissi, M. Z., Crone, N. E. & Lesser, R. P., Aug 1 2005, In : Epilepsia. 46, 8, p. 1330-1332 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wavelet-crosscorrelation analysis of electrocorticography recordings from epilepsy

Mizuno-Matsumoto, Y., Motamedi, G. K., Webber, W. R. S., Ishii, R., Ukai, S., Kaishima, T., Shinosaki, K. & Lesser, R. P., Mar 1 2005, In : International Congress Series. 1278, p. 411-414 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Chapter 26 Functional mapping in epilepsy patients' information from subdural electrodes

Lesser, R. P., Dec 1 2006, In : Supplements to Clinical Neurophysiology. 59, C, p. 191-195 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

If not pharmacology, maybe physics

Lesser, R. P. & Theodore, W. H., May 1 2006, In : Neurology. 66, 10, p. 1468-1469 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Presurgical evaluations of patients with intractable epilepsy

Lesser, R. P., Apr 1 2006, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 77, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Speech recognition impairments in patients with intractable right temporal lobe epilepsy

Boatman, D. F., Lesser, R. P., Crone, N. E., Krauss, G., Lenz, F. A. & Miglioretti, D. L., Aug 1 2006, In : Epilepsia. 47, 8, p. 1397-1401 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Termination of epileptiform activity by cooling in rat hippocampal slice epilepsy models

Motamedi, G. K., Salazar, P., Smith, E. L., Lesser, R. P., Webber, W. R. S., Ortinski, P. I., Vicini, S. & Rogawski, M. A., Aug 2006, In : Epilepsy Research. 70, 2-3, p. 200-210 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Pseudoseizure dogs

Krauss, G. L., Choi, J. S. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 2007, In : Neurology. 68, 4, p. 308-309 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reply from the authors [4]

Krauss, G. L. & Lesser, R. P., Jun 1 2007, In : Neurology. 68, 23, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Update on epilepsy and cerebral localization

Hartman, A. L. & Lesser, R. P., Nov 1 2007, In : Current neurology and neuroscience reports. 7, 6, p. 498-507 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2008

Seizure detection: Reaching through the looking glass

Lesser, R. P. & Webber, W. R. S., Dec 1 2008, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 119, 12, p. 2667-2668 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Short-term variations in response distribution to cortical stimulation

Lesser, R. P., Lee, H. W., Webber, W. R. S., Prince, B., Crone, N. E. & Miglioretti, D. L., Jun 2008, In : Brain. 131, 6, p. 1528-1539 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Epilepsy: Does continuous EEG monitoring improve seizure control?

Lesser, R. P., Nov 17 2009, In : Nature Reviews Neurology. 5, 11, p. 581-582 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Holes in the head

Lesser, R. P., Dec 1 2009, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 120, 12, p. 2000-2001 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Reorganisation of cortical motor and language distribution in human brain

Lee, H. W., Shin, J. S., Webber, W. R. S., Crone, N. E., Gingis, L. & Lesser, R. P., Mar 1 2009, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 80, 3, p. 285-290 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Subdural electrodes

Lesser, R. P., Crone, N. E. & Webber, W. R. S., Sep 1 2010, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 121, 9, p. 1376-1392 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

When is electrical cortical stimulation more likely to produce afterdischarges?

Lee, H. W., Webber, W. R. S., Crone, N., Miglioretti, D. L. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 2010, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 121, 1, p. 14-20 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Using subdural electrodes to assess the safety of resections

Lesser, R. P., Crone, N. E. & Webber, W. R. S., Feb 1 2011, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 20, 2, p. 223-229 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2012

Brain tumors and other space-occupying lesions

Hartman, A. L. & Lesser, R. P., Oct 18 2012, Niedermeyer's Electroencephalography: Basic Principles, Clinical Applications, and Related Fields: Sixth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), p. 321-330 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Connectivity between perisylvian and bilateral basal temporal cortices

Koubeissi, M. Z., Lesser, R. P., Sinai, A., Gaillard, W. D., Franaszczuk, P. J. & Crone, N. E., Apr 2 2012, In : Cerebral Cortex. 22, 4, p. 918-925 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Comments

Lesser, R. P., May 1 2013, In : Neurosurgery. 72, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Does the teddy bear sign predict psychogenic nonepileptic seizures?

Cervenka, M. C., Lesser, R., Tran, T. T., Fortuné, T., Muthugovindan, D. & Miglioretti, D. L., Jan 1 2013, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 28, 2, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Therapeutic brain hypothermia, its mechanisms of action, and its prospects as a treatment for epilepsy

Motamedi, G. K., Lesser, R. P. & Vicini, S., Jun 1 2013, In : Epilepsia. 54, 6, p. 959-970 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2014

Electroencephalography and Brain MRI Patterns in Encephalopathy

Wabulya, A., Lesser, R. P., Llinas, R. H. & Kaplan, P. W., 2014, In : Clinical EEG and Neuroscience. 47, 2, p. 150-156 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction

Lesser, R. P., Schachter, S. & Kimiskidis, V. K., Mar 1 2014, In : International journal of neural systems. 24, 2, 1403001.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop on Advances in Electrocorticography

Ritaccio, A., Brunner, P., Gunduz, A., Hermes, D., Hirsch, L. J., Jacobs, J., Kamada, K., Kastner, S., Knight, R. T., Lesser, R. P., Miller, K., Sejnowski, T., Worrell, G. & Schalk, G., Dec 1 2014, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 41, p. 183-192 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article