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Thomas Bleck

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InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
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    1. Hasbun R, Bhimraj A, Byers K, Kaplan SL, Scheld WM, van de Beek D, Bleck TP, Zunt JR, Tunkel AR. Reply to Kuehl et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Nov 06. PMID: 29126248.
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    2. Tunkel AR, Hasbun R, Bhimraj A, Byers K, Kaplan SL, Scheld WM, van de Beek D, Bleck TP, Zunt JR. Reply to Marx et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Oct 15; 65(8):1429-1430. PMID: 28633345.
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    3. Tunkel AR, Hasbun R, Bhimraj A, Byers K, Kaplan SL, Michael Scheld W, van de Beek D, Bleck TP, Garton HJ, Zunt JR. 2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America's Clinical Practice Guidelines for Healthcare-Associated Ventriculitis and Meningitis. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 02 14. PMID: 28203777.
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    4. Pollandt S, Ouyang B, Bleck TP, Busl KM. Seizures and Epileptiform Discharges in Patients With Acute Subdural Hematoma. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2017 Jan; 34(1):55-60. PMID: 27748723.
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    5. Bermeo-Ovalle A, Bleck T. Status Epilepticus in the Intensive Care Unit. Semin Neurol. 2016 Dec; 36(6):550-559. PMID: 27907959.
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    6. Upadhyay R, Bleck TP, Busl KM. Hyperammonemia: What Urea-lly Need to Know: Case Report of Severe Noncirrhotic Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy and Review of the Literature. Case Rep Med. 2016; 2016:8512721. PMID: 27738433.
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    7. Korbakis G, Prabhakaran S, John S, Garg R, Conners JJ, Bleck TP, Lee VH. MRI Detection of Cerebral Infarction in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2016 Jun; 24(3):428-35. PMID: 26572141.
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    8. Ergonul O, Egeli D, Kahyaoglu B, Bahar M, Etienne M, Bleck T. An unexpected tetanus case. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Jun; 16(6):746-752. PMID: 27301930.
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    9. Raman J, Ballal A, Hota B, Mirza S, Lai D, Bleck T, Lateef O. Reconstructive valve surgery within 10 days of stroke in endocarditis. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2016 Jul; 24(6):523-9. PMID: 27230516.
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    10. Falco-Walter JJ, Bleck T. Treatment of Established Status Epilepticus. J Clin Med. 2016 Apr 25; 5(5). PMID: 27120626; PMCID: PMC4882478.
    11. Glauser T, Shinnar S, Gloss D, Alldredge B, Arya R, Bainbridge J, Bare M, Bleck T, Dodson WE, Garrity L, Jagoda A, Lowenstein D, Pellock J, Riviello J, Sloan E, Treiman DM. Evidence-Based Guideline: Treatment of Convulsive Status Epilepticus in Children and Adults: Report of the Guideline Committee of the American Epilepsy Society. Epilepsy Curr. 2016 Jan-Feb; 16(1):48-61. PMID: 26900382; PMCID: PMC4749120.
    12. Chesnut RM, Bleck TP, Citerio G, Classen J, Cooper DJ, Coplin WM, Diringer MN, Grände PO, Hemphill JC, Hutchinson PJ, Le Roux P, Mayer SA, Menon DK, Myburgh JA, Okonkwo DO, Robertson CS, Sahuquillo J, Stocchetti N, Sung G, Temkin N, Vespa PM, Videtta W, Yonas H. A Consensus-Based Interpretation of the Benchmark Evidence from South American Trials: Treatment of Intracranial Pressure Trial. J Neurotrauma. 2015 Nov 15; 32(22):1722-4. PMID: 26061135.
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    13. Sweis RT, Ouyang B, Lopez GA, Bleck TP, Busl KM. Falcine and Tentorial Subdural Hematomas May Not Routinely Require Transfer to a Tertiary Care Center. J Emerg Med. 2015 Nov; 49(5):679-85. PMID: 26279513.
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    14. Busl KM, Bleck TP. Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema. Crit Care Med. 2015 Aug; 43(8):1710-5. PMID: 26066018.
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    15. Lee VH, Ouyang B, John S, Conners JJ, Garg R, Bleck TP, Temes RE, Cutting S, Prabhakaran S. Response to Letter to the Editor by Dr. Witsch et al. Neurocrit Care. 2015 Aug; 23(1):144. PMID: 25787936.
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    16. Kotloff RM, Blosser S, Fulda GJ, Malinoski D, Ahya VN, Angel L, Byrnes MC, DeVita MA, Grissom TE, Halpern SD, Nakagawa TA, Stock PG, Sudan DL, Wood KE, Anillo SJ, Bleck TP, Eidbo EE, Fowler RA, Glazier AK, Gries C, Hasz R, Herr D, Khan A, Landsberg D, Lebovitz DJ, Levine DJ, Mathur M, Naik P, Niemann CU, Nunley DR, O'Connor KJ, Pelletier SJ, Rahman O, Ranjan D, Salim A, Sawyer RG, Shafer T, Sonneti D, Spiro P, Valapour M, Vikraman-Sushama D, Whelan TP. Management of the Potential Organ Donor in the ICU: Society of Critical Care Medicine/American College of Chest Physicians/Association of Organ Procurement Organizations Consensus Statement. Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun; 43(6):1291-325. PMID: 25978154.
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    17. Herman ST, Abend NS, Bleck TP, Chapman KE, Drislane FW, Emerson RG, Gerard EE, Hahn CD, Husain AM, Kaplan PW, LaRoche SM, Nuwer MR, Quigg M, Riviello JJ, Schmitt SE, Simmons LA, Tsuchida TN, Hirsch LJ. Consensus statement on continuous EEG in critically ill adults and children, part I: indications. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2015 Apr; 32(2):87-95. PMID: 25626778; PMCID: PMC4435533.
    18. Herman ST, Abend NS, Bleck TP, Chapman KE, Drislane FW, Emerson RG, Gerard EE, Hahn CD, Husain AM, Kaplan PW, LaRoche SM, Nuwer MR, Quigg M, Riviello JJ, Schmitt SE, Simmons LA, Tsuchida TN, Hirsch LJ. Consensus statement on continuous EEG in critically ill adults and children, part II: personnel, technical specifications, and clinical practice. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2015 Apr; 32(2):96-108. PMID: 25626777; PMCID: PMC4434600.
    19. Boland TA, Lee VH, Bleck TP. Stress-induced cardiomyopathy. Crit Care Med. 2015 Mar; 43(3):686-93. PMID: 25565459.
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    20. Lee VH, Ouyang B, John S, Conners JJ, Garg R, Bleck TP, Temes RE, Cutting S, Prabhakaran S. Risk stratification for the in-hospital mortality in subarachnoid hemorrhage: the HAIR score. Neurocrit Care. 2014 Aug; 21(1):14-9. PMID: 24420695.
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    21. Korbakis G, Bleck T. The evolution of neurocritical care. Crit Care Clin. 2014 Oct; 30(4):657-71. PMID: 25257734.
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    22. Rossetti AO, Bleck TP. What's new in status epilepticus? Intensive Care Med. 2014 Sep; 40(9):1359-62. PMID: 24923581.
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    23. Busl KM, Bleck TP. Bacterial infections of the central nervous system. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2013 Dec; 15(6):612-30. PMID: 24190736.
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    24. Bleck TP. Bacterial meningitis and other nonviral infections of the nervous system. Crit Care Clin. 2013 Oct; 29(4):975-87. PMID: 24094387.
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    25. Jeganathan N, Fox M, Schneider J, Gurka D, Bleck T. Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalopathy associated with influenza A (H1N1) virus. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Oct; 19(2):218-21. PMID: 23943349.
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    26. Bleck T, Cock H, Chamberlain J, Cloyd J, Connor J, Elm J, Fountain N, Jones E, Lowenstein D, Shinnar S, Silbergleit R, Treiman D, Trinka E, Kapur J. The established status epilepticus trial 2013. Epilepsia. 2013 Sep; 54 Suppl 6:89-92. PMID: 24001084; PMCID: PMC4048827.
    27. Bernat JL, Bleck TP, Blosser SA, Bratton SL, Capron AM, Cornell D, DeVita MA, Fulda GJ, Glazier AK, Gries CJ, Mathur M, Nakagawa TA, Shemie SD. Circulatory death determination in uncontrolled organ donors: a panel viewpoint. Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Apr; 63(4):384-90. PMID: 23796628.
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    28. Riviello JJ, Claassen J, LaRoche SM, Sperling MR, Alldredge B, Bleck TP, Glauser T, Shutter L, Treiman DM, Vespa PM, Bell R, Brophy GM. Treatment of status epilepticus: an international survey of experts. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Apr; 18(2):193-200. PMID: 23097138.
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    29. Naidech AM, Maas MB, Liotta EM, Guth JC, Bauer RM, Garg RK, Schuele SU, Bleck TP. Re: Confounding by indication in retrospective studies of intracerebral hemorrhage: antiepileptic treatment and mortality. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Apr; 18(2):285-6. PMID: 23283600.
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    30. Bleck TP, Nowinski CJ, Gershon R, Koroshetz WJ. What is the NIH toolbox, and what will it mean to neurology? Neurology. 2013 Mar 05; 80(10):874-5. PMID: 23460616.
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    31. Lee VH, Temes RE, John S, Conners JJ, Bleck T, Prabhakaran S. Posterior reversible leukoencephalopathy syndrome presenting with global cerebral edema and herniation. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Feb; 18(1):81-3. PMID: 23184269.
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    32. Venizelos AP, Bleck TP. Alpha-frequency EEG artifact from a high-frequency oscillatory ventilator (HFOV). Clin Neurophysiol. 2013 Jun; 124(6):1258. PMID: 23177453.
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    33. Bleck TP. Seven questions about stroke and epilepsy. Epilepsy Curr. 2012 Nov; 12(6):225-8. PMID: 23447718; PMCID: PMC3577127.
    34. Brophy GM, Bell R, Claassen J, Alldredge B, Bleck TP, Glauser T, Laroche SM, Riviello JJ, Shutter L, Sperling MR, Treiman DM, Vespa PM. Guidelines for the evaluation and management of status epilepticus. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Aug; 17(1):3-23. PMID: 22528274.
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    35. Liotta EM, Garg RK, Temes RE, John S, Lee VH, Bleck TP, Prabhakaran S. Warfarin-associated intracerebral hemorrhage is inadequately treated at community emergency departments. Stroke. 2012 Sep; 43(9):2503-5. PMID: 22773555.
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    36. Bleck TP. Status epilepticus and the use of continuous EEG monitoring in the intensive care unit. Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2012 Jun; 18(3):560-78. PMID: 22810249.
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    37. Temes RE, Bleck T, Dugar S, Ouyang B, Mohammad Y, John S, Patel P, Lee V, Prabhakaran S, Quigg M. Circadian variation in ictus of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Apr; 16(2):219-23. PMID: 22045245.
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    38. Geocadin RG, Bleck TP, Koroshetz WJ, Robertson CS, Zaidat OO, LeRoux PD, Wijman CA, Suarez JI. Research priorities in neurocritical care. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Feb; 16(1):35-41. PMID: 21792752.
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    39. Burns SM, Fisher C, Tribble SE, Lewis R, Merrel P, Conaway MR, Bleck TP. The relationship of 26 clinical factors to weaning outcome. Am J Crit Care. 2012 Jan; 21(1):52-8; quiz 59. PMID: 22210700.
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    40. Busl KM, Bleck TP. Treatment of neuroterrorism. Neurotherapeutics. 2012 Jan; 9(1):139-57. PMID: 22227729; PMCID: PMC3271146.
    41. Grossman M, Bleck TP. Where's the fire? Long-term neurologic outcome following cardiac arrest. Neurology. 2011 Oct 11; 77(15):1418-9. PMID: 21917764.
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    42. Diringer MN, Bleck TP, Claude Hemphill J, Menon D, Shutter L, Vespa P, Bruder N, Connolly ES, Citerio G, Gress D, Hänggi D, Hoh BL, Lanzino G, Le Roux P, Rabinstein A, Schmutzhard E, Stocchetti N, Suarez JI, Treggiari M, Tseng MY, Vergouwen MD, Wolf S, Zipfel G. Critical care management of patients following aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: recommendations from the Neurocritical Care Society's Multidisciplinary Consensus Conference. Neurocrit Care. 2011 Sep; 15(2):211-40. PMID: 21773873.
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    43. Prabhakaran S, Ward E, John S, Lopes DK, Chen M, Temes RE, Mohammad Y, Lee VH, Bleck TP. Transfer delay is a major factor limiting the use of intra-arterial treatment in acute ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2011 Jun; 42(6):1626-30. PMID: 21527756.
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    44. Afshar M, Raju M, Ansell D, Bleck TP. Narrative review: tetanus-a health threat after natural disasters in developing countries. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Mar 01; 154(5):329-35. PMID: 21357910.
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    45. Patel PV, John S, Garg RK, Temes RE, Bleck TP, Prabhakaran S. Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest is Underutilized in the United States. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag. 2011; 1(4):199-203. PMID: 24717085.
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    46. Kramer AH, Mikolaenko I, Deis N, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Bleck TP, Nathan BA. Intraventricular hemorrhage volume predicts poor outcomes but not delayed ischemic neurological deficits among patients with ruptured cerebral aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 2010 Oct; 67(4):1044-52; discussion 1052-3. PMID: 20881568.
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    47. Burns SM, Fisher C, Earven Tribble SS, Lewis R, Merrel P, Conaway MR, Bleck TP. Multifactor clinical score and outcome of mechanical ventilation weaning trials: Burns Wean Assessment Program. Am J Crit Care. 2010 Sep; 19(5):431-9. PMID: 20810418.
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    48. Bernat JL, Capron AM, Bleck TP, Blosser S, Bratton SL, Childress JF, DeVita MA, Fulda GJ, Gries CJ, Mathur M, Nakagawa TA, Rushton CH, Shemie SD, White DB. The circulatory-respiratory determination of death in organ donation. Crit Care Med. 2010 Mar; 38(3):963-70. PMID: 20124892.
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    49. Bleck TP. Less common etiologies of status epilepticus. Epilepsy Curr. 2010 Mar; 10(2):31-3. PMID: 20231917; PMCID: PMC2836471.
    50. Naidech AM, Bernstein RA, Alberts MJ, Bleck TP. Prior antiplatelet use does not affect hemorrhage growth or outcome after ICH 2. Neurology. 2010 Feb 09; 74(6):526; author reply 526-7. PMID: 20142623.
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    51. Bleck TP, Reddy P. Toxin-mediated syndromes of the nervous system. Handb Clin Neurol. 2010; 96:257-72. PMID: 20109686.
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    52. Bleck TP. Hypothermia, hyperthermia, and other systemic factors in status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 2009 Dec; 50 Suppl 12:10. PMID: 19941510.
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    53. Naidech AM, Bassin SL, Bernstein RA, Batjer HH, Alberts MJ, Lindholm PF, Bleck TP. Reduced platelet activity is more common than reported anti-platelet medication use in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2009 Dec; 11(3):307-10. PMID: 19381881.
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    54. Prabhakaran S, Gupta R, Ouyang B, John S, Temes RE, Mohammad Y, Lee VH, Bleck TP. Acute brain infarcts after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: a diffusion-weighted imaging study. Stroke. 2010 Jan; 41(1):89-94. PMID: 19892994.
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    55. Johnston KC, Hall CE, Kissela BM, Bleck TP, Conaway MR. Glucose Regulation in Acute Stroke Patients (GRASP) trial: a randomized pilot trial. Stroke. 2009 Dec; 40(12):3804-9. PMID: 19834016; PMCID: PMC2790382.
    56. Naidech AM, Bendok BR, Garg RK, Bernstein RA, Alberts MJ, Bleck TP, Batjer HH. Reduced platelet activity is associated with more intraventricular hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2009 Oct; 65(4):684-8; discussion 688. PMID: 19834372.
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    57. Naidech AM, Bendok BR, Bassin SL, Bernstein RA, Batjer HH, Bleck TP. Classification of cerebral infarction after subarachnoid hemorrhage impacts outcome. Neurosurgery. 2009 Jun; 64(6):1052-7; discussion 1057-8. PMID: 19487883.
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    58. Naidech AM, Bassin SL, Garg RK, Ault ML, Bendok BR, Batjer HH, Watts CM, Bleck TP. Cardiac troponin I and acute lung injury after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 11(2):177-82. PMID: 19407934.
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    59. Fletcher JJ, Kramer AH, Bleck TP, Solenski NJ. Overlapping features of eclampsia and postpartum angiopathy. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 11(2):199-209. PMID: 19404782.
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    60. Naidech AM, Bernstein RA, Levasseur K, Bassin SL, Bendok BR, Batjer HH, Bleck TP, Alberts MJ. Platelet activity and outcome after intracerebral hemorrhage. Ann Neurol. 2009 Mar; 65(3):352-6. PMID: 19334079.
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    61. Naidech AM, Bernstein RA, Bassin SL, Garg RK, Liebling S, Bendok BR, Batjer HH, Bleck TP. How patients die after intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 11(1):45-9. PMID: 19199079.
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    62. Bleck TP. Historical aspects of critical care and the nervous system. Crit Care Clin. 2009 Jan; 25(1):153-64, ix. PMID: 19268800.
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    63. Kramer AH, Zygun DA, Bleck TP, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Nathan B. Relationship between hemoglobin concentrations and outcomes across subgroups of patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 10(2):157-65. PMID: 19116699.
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    64. Kramer AH, Bleck TP, Nathan BA, Dumont AS, Kassell NF. Statin Use Was not Associated with Less Vasospasm or Improved Outcome after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2008 Dec 01; 63(6):E1209. PMID: 28184873.
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    65. Bassin SL, Bleck TP. Barbiturates for the treatment of intracranial hypertension after traumatic brain injury. Crit Care. 2008; 12(5):185. PMID: 18983702; PMCID: PMC2592754.
    66. Naidech AM, Bendok BR, Tamul P, Bassin SL, Watts CM, Batjer HH, Bleck TP. Medical complications drive length of stay after brain hemorrhage: a cohort study. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 10(1):11-9. PMID: 18821035.
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    67. Kramer AH, Bleck TP, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Olson C, Nathan B. Implications of early versus late bilateral pulmonary infiltrates in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 10(1):20-7. PMID: 18810664.
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    68. Kramer AH, Hehir M, Nathan B, Gress D, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Bleck TP. A comparison of 3 radiographic scales for the prediction of delayed ischemia and prognosis following subarachnoid hemorrhage. J Neurosurg. 2008 Aug; 109(2):199-207. PMID: 18671630.
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    69. Naidech AM, Bendok BR, Bernstein RA, Alberts MJ, Batjer HH, Watts CM, Bleck TP. Fever burden and functional recovery after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2008 Aug; 63(2):212-7; discussion 217-8. PMID: 18797350.
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    70. Kramer AH, Gurka MJ, Nathan B, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Bleck TP. Complications associated with anemia and blood transfusion in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Crit Care Med. 2008 Jul; 36(7):2070-5. PMID: 18552682.
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    71. Bleck TP. Transatlantic similarities and differences in the management of status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 2008 Jul; 49(7):1285-7. PMID: 18638283.
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    72. Kramer AH, Bleck TP. Neurocritical care of patients with central nervous system infections. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2008 May; 10(3):201-11. PMID: 18579024.
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    73. O'Grady NP, Barie PS, Bartlett JG, Bleck T, Carroll K, Kalil AC, Linden P, Maki DG, Nierman D, Pasculle W, Masur H. Guidelines for evaluation of new fever in critically ill adult patients: 2008 update from the American College of Critical Care Medicine and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Crit Care Med. 2008 Apr; 36(4):1330-49. PMID: 18379262.
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    74. Kramer AH, Gurka MJ, Nathan B, Dumont AS, Kassell NF, Bleck TP. Statin use was not associated with less vasospasm or improved outcome after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2008 Feb; 62(2):422-7; discussion 427-30. PMID: 18382320.
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    75. Naidech AM, Bendok BR, Ault ML, Bleck TP. Monitoring with the Somanetics INVOS 5100C after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 9(3):326-31. PMID: 18360782.
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    76. Naidech AM, Kahn MJ, Soong W, Green D, Batjer HH, Bleck TP. Packed red blood cell transfusion causes greater hemoglobin rise at a lower starting hemoglobin in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 9(2):198-203. PMID: 18542851.
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    77. Fletcher JJ, Bleck TP, Bryan Young G. Seizures and impairment of consciousness. Handb Clin Neurol. 2008; 90:231-46. PMID: 18631826.
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    78. Bassin SL, Bleck TP, Nathan BR. Intravascular temperature control system to maintain normothermia in organ donors. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 8(1):31-5. PMID: 17876538.
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    79. Bleck TP. Neurological complications in critical illness: a focus on mechanisms. Foreword. Crit Care Clin. 2008 Jan; 24(1):xiii-xiv. PMID: 18241774.
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    80. Bleck TP. Valproate was more effective than lamotrigine and better tolerated than topiramate in generalized or unclassified epilepsy. ACP J Club. 2007 Nov-Dec; 147(3):74-5. PMID: 17975877.
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    81. Bleck TP. Lamotrigine was more effective than carbamazepine, gabapentin, and topiramate for treatment failure in partial epilepsy. ACP J Club. 2007 Nov-Dec; 147(3):74-5. PMID: 17975876.
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    82. Johnston KC, Hall CE, Bleck TP. Managing hyperglycemia in acute ischemic stroke patients. Stroke. 2007 Nov; 38(11):e137; author reply e139. PMID: 17872477.
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    83. Kramer AH, Bleck TP. Neurocritical care of patients with central nervous system infections. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2007 Jul; 9(4):308-14. PMID: 17618551.
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    84. Bleck TP. Intensive care unit management of patients with status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 2007; 48 Suppl 8:59-60. PMID: 18330002.
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    85. Bleck TP. Nosocomial meningitis. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2007 Jan; 9(1):1-2. PMID: 17254497.
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    86. Bleck TP. Prognostication and management of patients who are comatose after cardiac arrest. Neurology. 2006 Aug 22; 67(4):556-7. PMID: 16924001.
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    87. Bleck TP. Neurological disorders in the intensive care unit. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Jun; 27(3):201-9. PMID: 16791754.
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    88. Bleck TP. The impact of specialized neurocritical care. J Neurosurg. 2006 May; 104(5):709-10; discussion 710. PMID: 16703873.
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    89. Bleck TP, Chang CW. Ten things we hate about subarachnoid hemorrhage (or, the taming of the aneurysm). Crit Care Med. 2006 Feb; 34(2):571-4. PMID: 16424757.
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    90. Bernat JL, D'Alessandro AM, Port FK, Bleck TP, Heard SO, Medina J, Rosenbaum SH, Devita MA, Gaston RS, Merion RM, Barr ML, Marks WH, Nathan H, O'connor K, Rudow DL, Leichtman AB, Schwab P, Ascher NL, Metzger RA, Mc Bride V, Graham W, Wagner D, Warren J, Delmonico FL. Report of a National Conference on Donation after cardiac death. Am J Transplant. 2006 Feb; 6(2):281-91. PMID: 16426312.
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    91. Bleck TP. Intensive insulin therapy reduced the incidence of neurologic complications in critically ill patients. ACP J Club. 2006 Jan-Feb; 144(1):20. PMID: 16388569.
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    92. Hemphill JC, Bleck T, Carhuapoma JR, Chang C, Diringer M, Geocadin R, Mayer S, Samuels O, Vespa P. Is neurointensive care really optional for comprehensive stroke care? Stroke. 2005 Nov; 36(11):2344-5. PMID: 16224092.
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    93. Bleck TP. Refractory status epilepticus. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2005 Apr; 11(2):117-20. PMID: 15758590.
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    94. Hirsch LJ, Brenner RP, Drislane FW, So E, Kaplan PW, Jordan KG, Herman ST, LaRoche SM, Young B, Bleck TP, Scheuer ML, Emerson RG. The ACNS subcommittee on research terminology for continuous EEG monitoring: proposed standardized terminology for rhythmic and periodic EEG patterns encountered in critically ill patients. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2005 Apr; 22(2):128-35. PMID: 15805813.
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    95. Buckley T, Burns SM, Bleck T. A process improvement project: achieving quality outcomes. J Nurs Adm. 2005 Feb; 35(2):94-100. PMID: 15714102.
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    96. Bleck TP. Review: plasma exchange or intravenous immunoglobulin reduces disability in the Guillain-Barre syndrome. ACP J Club. 2004 May-Jun; 140(3):76. PMID: 15122839.
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    97. Vespa PM, Bleck TP. Neurogenic pulmonary edema and other mechanisms of impaired oxygenation after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2004; 1(2):157-70. PMID: 16174911.
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    98. Burns SM, Earven S, Fisher C, Lewis R, Merrell P, Schubart JR, Truwit JD, Bleck TP. Implementation of an institutional program to improve clinical and financial outcomes of mechanically ventilated patients: one-year outcomes and lessons learned. Crit Care Med. 2003 Dec; 31(12):2752-63. PMID: 14668611.
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    99. Tyler K, York GK, Steinberg DA, Okun MS, Steinbach M, Satran R, Fine EJ, Manteghi T, Bleck TP, Swanson JW, Mishra S, Meador KJ, Clifford DB, Toole JF, Melson L. Part 2: history of 20th century neurology: decade by decade. Ann Neurol. 2003; 53 Suppl 4:S27-45. PMID: 12722088.
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    100. Jackson AC, Warrell MJ, Rupprecht CE, Ertl HC, Dietzschold B, O'Reilly M, Leach RP, Fu ZF, Wunner WH, Bleck TP, Wilde H. Management of rabies in humans. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Jan 01; 36(1):60-3. PMID: 12491203.
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    101. Smith TL, Bleck TP. Hypothermia and neurologic outcome in patients following cardiac arrest: should we be hot to cool off our patients? Crit Care. 2002 Oct; 6(5):377-80. PMID: 12398769; PMCID: PMC137323.
    102. Brauner JS, Vieira SR, Bleck TP. Changes in severe accidental tetanus mortality in the ICU during two decades in Brazil. Intensive Care Med. 2002 Jul; 28(7):930-5. PMID: 12122532.
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    103. Bleck TP. Sepsis on the brain. Crit Care Med. 2002 May; 30(5):1176-7. PMID: 12006832.
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    104. Bassin S, Smith TL, Bleck TP. Clinical review: status epilepticus. Crit Care. 2002 Apr; 6(2):137-42. PMID: 11983039; PMCID: PMC137295.
    105. Bleck TP. Refractory status epilepticus in 2001. Arch Neurol. 2002 Feb; 59(2):188-9. PMID: 11843688.
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    106. Provencio JJ, Bleck TP, Connors AF. Critical care neurology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2001 Aug 01; 164(3):341-5. PMID: 11500331.
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    107. Prasad A, Worrall BB, Bertram EH, Bleck TP. Propofol and midazolam in the treatment of refractory status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 2001 Mar; 42(3):380-6. PMID: 11442156.
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    108. Bleck TP. Central nervous system involvement in Rickettsial diseases. Neurol Clin. 1999 Nov; 17(4):801-12. PMID: 10517929.
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    109. Lowenstein DH, Bleck T, Macdonald RL. It's time to revise the definition of status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 1999 Jan; 40(1):120-2. PMID: 9924914.
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    110. Bleck TP. Management approaches to prolonged seizures and status epilepticus. Epilepsia. 1999; 40 Suppl 1:S59-63; discussion S64-6. PMID: 10421562.
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    111. Bleck TP. Idiopathic generalised epilepsy in adults manifested by phantom absences, generalised tonic-clonic seizures, and frequent absence status. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1998 Aug; 65(2):282. PMID: 9703196; PMCID: PMC2170180.
    112. O'Grady NP, Barie PS, Bartlett JG, Bleck T, Garvey G, Jacobi J, Linden P, Maki DG, Nam M, Pasculle W, Pasquale MD, Tribett DL, Masur H. Practice guidelines for evaluating new fever in critically ill adult patients. Task Force of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 May; 26(5):1042-59. PMID: 9597223.
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    113. O'Grady NP, Barie PS, Bartlett J, Bleck T, Garvey G, Jacobi J, Linden P, Maki DG, Nam M, Pasculle W, Pasquale MD, Tribett DL, Masur H. Practice parameters for evaluating new fever in critically ill adult patients. Task Force of the American College of Critical Care Medicine of the Society of Critical Care Medicine in collaboration with the Infectious Disease Society of America. Crit Care Med. 1998 Feb; 26(2):392-408. PMID: 9468180.
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    114. Bleck TP. Medical management of subarachnoid hemorrhage. New Horiz. 1997 Nov; 5(4):387-96. PMID: 9433991.
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    115. Weise KL, Bleck TP. Status epilepticus in children and adults. Crit Care Clin. 1997 Jul; 13(3):629-46. PMID: 9246534.
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    116. Payne TA, Bleck TP. Status epilepticus. Crit Care Clin. 1997 Jan; 13(1):17-38. PMID: 9012574.
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    117. Bleck TP. Seizures. Baillieres Clin Neurol. 1996 Oct; 5(3):565-76. PMID: 9117076.
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    118. Sitzman BT, Bogdonoff DL, Bleck TP, Spiekermann BF, Chang CW. Postoperative anisocoria: neurogenic or phenylephrine induced? A rapid diagnostic test. Anesth Analg. 1996 Sep; 83(3):633-5. PMID: 8780295.
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    119. Garrett WT, Chang CW, Bleck TP. Altered mental status in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is secondary to nonconvulsive status epilepticus. Ann Neurol. 1996 Aug; 40(2):245-6. PMID: 8773608.
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    120. Bleck TP. The expanding spectrum of critical illness polyneuropathy. Crit Care Med. 1996 Aug; 24(8):1282-3. PMID: 8706479.
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    121. Huff JS, Bleck TP. Propofol and midazolam in status epilepticus. Acad Emerg Med. 1996 Feb; 3(2):179. PMID: 8808382.
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    122. Bleck TP. Focus on neurocritical care. Va Med Q. 1996; 123(2):84-9. PMID: 8810887.
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    123. Chang CW, Bleck TP. Status epilepticus. Neurol Clin. 1995 Aug; 13(3):529-48. PMID: 7476818.
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    124. Hurley TR, Whisler WW, Clasen RA, Smith MC, Bleck TP, Doolas A, Dampier MF. Recurrent intracranial epithelioid hemangioendothelioma associated with multicentric disease of liver and heart: case report. Neurosurgery. 1994 Jul; 35(1):148-51. PMID: 7936138.
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    125. Bleck TP. Cerebral blood flow regulation in critical illness and its therapy. Crit Care Med. 1994 Mar; 22(3):377-8. PMID: 8124984.
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    126. Bleck TP. On the threshold of a dream. Crit Care Med. 1994 Feb; 22(2):193-4. PMID: 8306673.
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    127. Bleck TP. Advances in the management of refractory status epilepticus. Crit Care Med. 1993 Jul; 21(7):955-7. PMID: 8319473.
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    128. Bleck TP. IVIg for GBS: potential problems in the alphabet soup. Neurology. 1993 May; 43(5):857-8. PMID: 8492935.
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    129. Bleck TP. Treatment strategies for patients with the Guillain-Barré syndrome. Crit Care Med. 1993 May; 21(5):641-3. PMID: 8482082.
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    130. Bleck TP. Dropped head syndrome. Neurology. 1993 Apr; 43(4):846; author reply 846-7. PMID: 8469354.
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    131. Bleck TP. Intravenous immune globulin for passive tetanus prophylaxis. J Infect Dis. 1993 Feb; 167(2):498-9. PMID: 8421191.
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    132. Bleck TP, Smith MC, Pierre-Louis SJ, Jares JJ, Murray J, Hansen CA. Neurologic complications of critical medical illnesses. Crit Care Med. 1993 Jan; 21(1):98-103. PMID: 8420739.
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    133. Brock DG, Bleck TP. Extra-axial suppurations of the central nervous system. Semin Neurol. 1992 Sep; 12(3):263-72. PMID: 1360696.
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    134. Kumar A, Bleck TP. Intravenous midazolam for the treatment of refractory status epilepticus. Crit Care Med. 1992 Apr; 20(4):483-8. PMID: 1559361.
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    135. Bleck TP, Jacobsen J. Prolonged survival following the inadvertent intrathecal administration of vincristine: clinical and electrophysiologic analyses. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1991 Oct; 14(5):457-62. PMID: 1742755.
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    136. Bleck TP. Tetanus: pathophysiology, management, and prophylaxis. Dis Mon. 1991 Sep; 37(9):545-603. PMID: 1874121.
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    137. Bleck TP. Convulsive disorders: status epilepticus. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1991 Jun; 14(3):191-8. PMID: 2070361.
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    138. Smith MC, Bleck TP. Convulsive disorders: toxicity of anticonvulsants. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1991 Apr; 14(2):97-115. PMID: 2015616.
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    139. Bleck TP. Convulsive disorders: the use of anticonvulsant drugs. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1990 Jun; 13(3):198-209. PMID: 2192794.
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    140. Bleck TP, Smith MC. Possible induction of systemic lupus erythematosus by valproate. Epilepsia. 1990 May-Jun; 31(3):343-5. PMID: 2111770.
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    141. Bleck TP. Dilated pupils and brain death. Ann Intern Med. 1990 Apr 15; 112(8):632-3. PMID: 2327684.
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    142. Bleck TP, Klawans HL. Convulsive disorders: mechanisms of epilepsy and anticonvulsant action. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1990 Apr; 13(2):121-8. PMID: 2183933.
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    143. Bergen D, Bleck T, Ramsey R, Clasen R, Ristanovic R, Smith M, Whisler WW. Magnetic resonance imaging as a sensitive and specific predictor of neoplasms removed for intractable epilepsy. Epilepsia. 1989 May-Jun; 30(3):318-21. PMID: 2656252.
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    144. Morrell F, Whisler WW, Bleck TP. Multiple subpial transection: a new approach to the surgical treatment of focal epilepsy. J Neurosurg. 1989 Feb; 70(2):231-9. PMID: 2492335.
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    145. Koch-Weser M, Garron DC, Gilley DW, Bergen D, Bleck TP, Morrell F, Ristanovic R, Whisler WW. Prevalence of psychologic disorders after surgical treatment of seizures. Arch Neurol. 1988 Dec; 45(12):1308-11. PMID: 3196190.
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    146. Bennett DA, Bleck TP. Diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular causes of acute respiratory failure. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1988 Aug; 11(4):303-47. PMID: 3061636.
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    147. Bleck T, Morrell F, Bergen D, Ristanovic R, Smith M, Koch-Weser M, German M. Diagnostic studies for tumors in seizure patients. Arch Neurol. 1988 May; 45(5):491-2. PMID: 3358697.
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    148. Bleck TP. Epilepsy. Dis Mon. 1987 Nov; 33(11):601-79. PMID: 3319463.
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    149. Helgason CM, Bergen D, Bleck TP, Morrell F, Whisler W. Infarction after surgery for focal epilepsy: manipulation hemiplegia revisited. Epilepsia. 1987 Jul-Aug; 28(4):340-5. PMID: 3622410.
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    150. Bleck TP, Klawans HL. Neurologic emergencies. Med Clin North Am. 1986 Sep; 70(5):1167-84. PMID: 3016427.
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    151. Bleck TP. Pharmacology of tetanus. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1986; 9(2):103-20. PMID: 3518923.
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    152. Bleck TP, Shannon KM. Disordered swallowing due to a syrinx: correction by shunting. Neurology. 1984 Nov; 34(11):1497-8. PMID: 6493500.
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    153. Bleck TP. Therapy for status epilepticus. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1983; 6(4):255-69. PMID: 6420058.
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