Ronald P Lesser

Professor

1971 …2019

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Research Output

2002

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

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

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

1999

Brief bursts of pulse stimulation terminate afterdischarges caused by cortical stimulation

Lesser, R. P., Kim, S. H., Beyderman, L., Miglioretti, D. L., Webber, W. R. S., Bare, M., Cysyk, B., Krauss, G. & Gordon, B., Dec 10 1999, In : Neurology. 53, 9, p. 2073-2081 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain-related evoked potentials from parasylvian cortex in humans.

Treede, R. D., Vogel, H., Rios, M., Krauss, G., Lesser, R. P. & Lenz, F. A., 1999, In : Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology. Supplement. 49, p. 250-254 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

Lesser, R. P., Apr 24 1999, In : Neurology. 52, 6, p. 1117-1118 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1998

An automated injection system (with patient selection) for SPECT imaging in seizure localization

Sepkuty, J. P., Lesser, R. P., Civelek, C. A., Cysyk, B., Webber, R. & Shipley, R., Dec 1 1998, In : Epilepsia. 39, 12, p. 1350-1356 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enhancing the detection of seizures with a clustering algorithm

Klatchko, A., Raviv, G., Webber, W. R. S. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 1998, In : Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology. 106, 1, p. 52-63 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erratum: Motor and sensory mapping of the frontal and occipital lobes (Epilepsia (1998) 39:4 (S69-S80))

Lesser, R. P., Arroyo, S., Crone, N. & Gordon, B., Aug 19 1998, In : Epilepsia. 39, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Functional mapping of human sensorimotor cortex with electrocorticographic spectral analysis: II. Event-related synchronization in the gamma band

Crone, N. E., Miglioretti, D. L., Gordon, B. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 1998, In : Brain. 121, 12, p. 2301-2315 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Functional mapping of human sensorimotor cortex with electrocorticographic spectral analysis: I. Alpha and beta event-related desynchronization

Crone, N. E., Miglioretti, D. L., Gordon, B., Sieracki, J. M., Wilson, M. T., Uematsu, S. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 1998, In : Brain. 121, 12, p. 2271-2299 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical management of epilepsy: Issues and implications

Lesser, R. P. & Ney, G., Jan 1 1998, In : American Journal of Managed Care. 4, 9, p. S450-S452

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor and sensory mapping of the frontal and occipital lobes

Lesser, R. P., Arroyo, S., Crone, N. & Gordon, B., Jun 20 1998, In : Epilepsia. 39, 6 SUPPL.4, p. S69-S80

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Painful stimuli evoke potentials recorded from the parasylvian cortex in humans

Lenz, F. A., Rios, M., Chau, D., Krauss, G. L., Zirh, T. A. & Lesser, R. P., Oct 1998, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 80, 4, p. 2077-2088 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Painful stimuli evoke potentials recorded over the human anterior cingulate gyrus

Lenz, Rios, Zirh, Chau, Krauss & Lesser, Apr 1998, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 79, 4, p. 2231-2234 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Referral centers and specialized care

Lesser, R. P., Oct 13 1998, In : American Journal of Managed Care. 4, 9, p. S488-S494

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right hemisphere speech perception revealed by amobarbital injection and electrical interference

Boatman, D., Hart, J., Lesser, R. P., Honeycutt, N., Anderson, N. B., Miglioretti, D. & Gordon, B., Aug 1998, In : Neurology. 51, 2, p. 458-464 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporal dynamics of verbal object comprehension

Hart, J., Crone, N. E., Lesser, R. P., Sieracki, J., Miglioretti, D. L., Hall, C., Sherman, D. & Gordon, B., May 26 1998, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 95, 11, p. 6498-6503 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

Imaging of δ- and μ-opioid receptors in temporal lobe epilepsy by positron emission tomography

Madar, I., Lesser, R. P., Krauss, G., Zubieta, J. K., Lever, J. R., Kinter, C. M., Ravert, H. T., Musachio, J. L., Mathews, W. B., Dannals, R. F. & Frost, J. J., Mar 22 1997, In : Annals of neurology. 41, 3, p. 358-367 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Localizing arithmetic processes in the brain: Evidence from a transient deficit during cortical stimulation

Whalen, J., McCloskey, M., Lesser, R. P. & Gordon, B., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of cognitive neuroscience. 9, 3, p. 409-417 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuronal generators of visual evoked potentials in humans: Visual processing in the human cortex

Arroyo, S., Lesser, R. P., Poon, W. T., Robert, W., Webber, S. & Gordon, B., Jan 1 1997, In : Epilepsia. 38, 5, p. 600-610 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuroperceptual differences in consonant and vowel discrimination: As revealed by direct cortical electrical interference

Boatman, D., Hall, C., Goldstein, M. H., Lesser, R. & Gordon, B., Jan 1 1997, In : Cortex. 33, 1, p. 83-98 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reply from the Author: Psychogenic seizures

Lesser, R. P., 1997, In : Neurology. 48, 3, p. 788 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1996

An approach to seizure detection using an artificial neural network (ANN)

Webber, W. R. S., Lesser, R. P., Richardson, R. T. & Wilson, K., Apr 1996, In : Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology. 98, 4, p. 250-272 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cognitive effects of resecting basal temporal language areas

Krauss, G. L., Fisher, R., Plate, C., Hart, J., Uematsu, S., Gordon, B. & Lesser, R. P., May 1 1996, In : Epilepsia. 37, 5, p. 476-483 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mapping cerebral sites for emotion and emotional expression with direct cortical electrical stimulation and seizure discharges

Gordon, B., Hart J., J., Lesser, R. P. & Arroyo, S., Jan 1 1996, In : Progress in brain research. 107, p. 617-622 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Psychogenic seizures

Lesser, R. P., Jun 1996, In : Neurology. 46, 6, p. 1499-1507 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Treatment of epilepsy with multiple subpial transections: An acute histologic analysis in human subjects

Kaufmann, W. E., Krauss, G. L., Uematsu, S. & Lesser, R. P., Apr 1 1996, In : Epilepsia. 37, 4, p. 342-352 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

Auditory speech processing in the left temporal lobe: An electrical interference study

Boatman, D., Lesser, R. P. & Gordon, B., Nov 1995, In : Brain and Language. 51, 2, p. 269-290 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials Recorded around the Human Upper Brainstem Area

Urasaki, E., Uematsu, S. & Lesser, R. P., Jan 1 1995, In : Neurologia Medico-Chirurgica. 35, 6, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

It Is Not Harmful for Patients with Epilepsy to View Their Own Seizures

Sanders, P. T., Bare, M. A. & Lesser, R. P., Nov 1995, In : Epilepsia. 36, 11, p. 1138-1141 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Manual and digitizer measurements of amygdalohippocampal volume: Reliability in comparison to computer‐based measurement

HOSHIDA, TOHRU., SAKAKI, TOSHISUKE., MORIMOTO, TETSUYA., HASHIMOTO, HIROSHI., KUROKAWA, SHINICHIRO. I., NAKASE, HIROYUKI., HIRABAYASHI, HIDEHIRO., KAWAGUCHI, SHOICHIRO., TSUNODA, SHIGERU., UEMATSU, SUMIO. & LESSER, RONALD. P., Jun 1995, In : Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 49, 3, p. S223-S225

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1994

Auditory perception of segmental features: a functional-neuroanatomic study

Boatman, D. F., Lesser, R. P., Hall, C. B. & Gordon, B., Jul 1994, In : Journal of Neurolinguistics. 8, 3, p. 225-234 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical and Electroencephalographic Evidence for Sites of Origin of Seizures with Diffuse Electrodecremental Pattern

Arroyo, S., Lesser, R. P., Fisher, R. S., Vining, E. P., Krauss, G. L., Bandeen‐Roche, K., Hart, J., Gordon, B., Uematsu, S. & Webber, R., Sep 1994, In : Epilepsia. 35, 5, p. 974-987 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cortical tongue area studied by chronically implanted subdural electrodes - With special reference to parietal motor and frontal sensory responses

Urasaki, E., Uematsu, S., Gordon, B. & Lesser, R. P., Feb 1 1994, In : Brain. 117, 1, p. 117-132 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distribution in time of seizures during presurgical eeg monitoring

Todorov, A. B., Lesser, R. P., Uematsu, S. S., Yankov, Y. A. & Todorov, A. A., Jun 1994, In : Neurology. 44, 6, p. 1060-1064 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrical stimulation and language

Lesser, R., Gordon, B. & Uematsu, S., Mar 1994, In : Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. 11, 2, p. 191-204 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroencephalographic Changes During Simple Partial Seizures

Bare, M. A., Burnstine, T. H., Fisher, R. S. & Lesser, R. P., Jul 1994, In : Epilepsia. 35, 4, p. 715-720 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Monitoring with Digital Technology for Epilepsy

Lesser, R. P. & Kaplan, P. W., Oct 1 1994, In : Journal of child neurology. 9, 1_suppl, p. S64-S70

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Modelling electrical stimulation of the human cerebral cortex

Agarwal, V. S., Thakor, N. V., Lesser, R. P., Gordon, B. & Nathan, S., Dec 1 1994, In : Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. 16, pt 1, p. 185-186 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article