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profileSteven Craig Schachter, M.D.

TitleProfessor of Neurology
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
DepartmentNeurology
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
CIMIT - &th Floor, Suite 702
165 Cambridge St
Boston MA 02114
Phone617/643-3835
Fax617/643-3835
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U54EB015408     (PARRISH, JOHN A)Jul 1, 2012 - Jun 30, 2017
NIH/NIBIB
Point of Care Technology Research Center in Primary Care
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

N01NS072384     (SCHACHTER, STEVEN C.)Aug 1, 1997 - Oct 31, 1999
NIH/NINDS
LOSIGAMONE IN TREATMENT OF COMPLEX CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
Role: Principal Investigator

M01RR001032     (SUKHATME, VIKAS P)Dec 1, 1977 - Mar 31, 2010
NIH/NCRR
General Clinical Research Center
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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  1. Ford Carleton P, Schachter S, Parrish JA, Collins JM, Crocker JB, Dixon RF, Edgman-Levitan S, Lewandrowski KB, Stahl JE, Klapperich C, Cabodi M, Gaydos CA, Rompalo AM, Manabe Y, Wang TH, Rothman R, Geddes CD, Widdice L, Jackman J, Mathura RA, Lash TB. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering Point-of-Care Technology Research Network: Advancing Precision Medicine. IEEE J Transl Eng Health Med. 2016; 4:2800614. PMID: 27730014.
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  2. Verrier RL, Nearing BD, Olin B, Boon P, Schachter SC. Baseline elevation and reduction in cardiac electrical instability assessed by quantitative T-wave alternans in patients with drug-resistant epilepsy treated with vagus nerve stimulation in the AspireSR E-36 trial. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Sep; 62:85-9. PMID: 27450311.
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  3. Damar U, Gersner R, Johnstone JT, Schachter S, Rotenberg A. Huperzine A as a neuroprotective and antiepileptic drug: a review of preclinical research. Expert Rev Neurother. 2016 Jun; 16(6):671-80. PMID: 27086593.
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  4. Schachter SC. Practical Approaches to Providing Optimal Care to Patients with Epilepsy. Neurol Clin. 2016 May; 34(2):xi. PMID: 27086990.
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  5. Leeman-Markowski BA, Schachter SC. Treatment of Cognitive Deficits in Epilepsy. Neurol Clin. 2016 Feb; 34(1):183-204. PMID: 26613999.
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  6. Schachter SC. Epilepsy and art: Windows into complexity and comorbidities. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Apr; 57(Pt B):265-9. PMID: 26775235.
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  7. Liu A, Bryant A, Jefferson A, Friedman D, Minhas P, Barnard S, Barr W, Thesen T, O'Connor M, Shafi M, Herman S, Devinsky O, Pascual-Leone A, Schachter S. Exploring the efficacy of a 5-day course of transcranial direct current stimulation (TDCS) on depression and memory function in patients with well-controlled temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Feb; 55:11-20. PMID: 26720704.
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  8. Schachter SC. Translating Nature to Nurture: Back to the Future for "New" Epilepsy Therapies. Epilepsy Curr. 2015 Nov-Dec; 15(6):310-2. PMID: 26633945.
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  9. Gersner R, Ekstein D, Dhamne SC, Schachter SC, Rotenberg A. Huperzine A prophylaxis against pentylenetetrazole-induced seizures in rats is associated with increased cortical inhibition. Epilepsy Res. 2015 Nov; 117:97-103. PMID: 26432930.
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  10. Korczyn AD, Schachter SC, Amlerova J, Bialer M, van Emde Boas W, Brázdil M, Brodtkorb E, Engel J, Gotman J, Komárek V, Leppik IE, Marusic P, Meletti S, Metternich B, Moulin CJ, Muhlert N, Mula M, Nakken KO, Picard F, Schulze-Bonhage A, Theodore W, Wolf P, Zeman A, Rektor I. Third International Congress on Epilepsy, Brain and Mind: Part 1. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Sep; 50:116-37. PMID: 26276417.
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  11. Rektor I, Schachter SC, Arya R, Arzy S, Braakman H, Brodie MJ, Brugger P, Chang BS, Guekht A, Hermann B, Hesdorffer DC, Jones-Gotman M, Kanner AM, Garcia-Larrea L, Mareš P, Mula M, Neufeld M, Risse GL, Ryvlin P, Seeck M, Tomson T, Korczyn AD. Third International Congress on Epilepsy, Brain, and Mind: Part 2. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Sep; 50:138-59. PMID: 26264466.
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  12. Inci F, Filippini C, Baday M, Ozen MO, Calamak S, Durmus NG, Wang S, Hanhauser E, Hobbs KS, Juillard F, Kuang PP, Vetter ML, Carocci M, Yamamoto HS, Takagi Y, Yildiz UH, Akin D, Wesemann DR, Singhal A, Yang PL, Nibert ML, Fichorova RN, Lau DT, Henrich TJ, Kaye KM, Schachter SC, Kuritzkes DR, Steinmetz LM, Gambhir SS, Davis RW, Demirci U. Multitarget, quantitative nanoplasmonic electrical field-enhanced resonating device (NE2RD) for diagnostics. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Aug 11; 112(32):E4354-63. PMID: 26195743; PMCID: PMC4538635 [Available on 02/11/16].
  13. Kimiskidis VK, Lesser RP, Schachter S. Computational and Technological Innovations for Epilepsy Diagnosis and Control. Introduction. Int J Neural Syst. 2015 Aug; 25(5):1503001. PMID: 26058400.
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  14. Parrish J, Schachter S, Dempsey M, Collins J. Facilitating translational research. J Invest Dermatol. 2015 Jun; 135(6):1463-5. PMID: 25964262.
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  15. French JA, Schachter SC, Sirven J, Porter R. The Epilepsy Foundation's 4th Biennial Epilepsy Pipeline Update Conference. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 May; 46:34-50. PMID: 25922152.
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  16. Hermann B, Schachter S, Mula M. Looking back and moving forward. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Mar; 44:250. PMID: 25838059.
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  17. Schomer AC, Nearing BD, Schachter SC, Verrier RL. Vagus nerve stimulation reduces cardiac electrical instability assessed by quantitative T-wave alternans analysis in patients with drug-resistant focal epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014 Dec; 55(12):1996-2002. PMID: 25470430.
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  18. Hermann B, Schachter SC. Introduction to the "15th anniversary issue" of Epilepsy & behavior. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Nov; 40:1. PMID: 25458184.
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  19. Schachter SC, Garcia-Cairasco N, Kanner AM. Introduction to epilepsies: complexity and comorbidities. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Sep; 38:1-2. PMID: 25260239.
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  20. Ramgopal S, Thome-Souza S, Jackson M, Kadish NE, Sánchez Fernández I, Klehm J, Bosl W, Reinsberger C, Schachter S, Loddenkemper T. Seizure detection, seizure prediction, and closed-loop warning systems in epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Aug; 37:291-307. PMID: 25174001.
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  21. Hermann B, Schachter SC, Gattone P, Lammert W. The new partnership between Epilepsy & Behavior and the Epilepsy Foundation. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Jul; 36:180-1. PMID: 24972053.
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  22. Schachter SC. Commentary: ILAE Definition of Epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014 Apr; 55(4):485. PMID: 24730715.
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  23. Schmidt D, Schachter SC. Drug treatment of epilepsy in adults. BMJ. 2014; 348:g254. PMID: 24583319.
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  24. Lesser RP, Schachter S, Kimiskidis VK. Computational and technological innovations for epilepsy diagnosis and control. Introduction. Int J Neural Syst. 2014 Mar; 24(2):1403001. PMID: 24475893.
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  25. Parrish JA, Schachter SC, Carleton PF, Dempsey M, Spilotis D, Collins J. Accelerating the innovation cycle: a Boston model seeks solutions for lagging ingenuity in health care. IEEE Pulse. 2014 Jan-Feb; 5(1):46-54. PMID: 25296373.
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  26. Jacoby A, Baker GA, Crossley J, Schachter S. Tools for assessing quality of life in epilepsy patients. Expert Rev Neurother. 2013 Dec; 13(12):1355-69. PMID: 24215282.
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  27. Hermann BP, Schachter SC. Introducing targeted reviews. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Dec; 29(3):433. PMID: 24169203.
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  28. Korczyn AD, Schachter SC, Brodie MJ, Dalal SS, Engel J, Guekht A, Hecimovic H, Jerbi K, Kanner AM, Johannessen Landmark C, Mares P, Marusic P, Meletti S, Mula M, Patsalos PN, Reuber M, Ryvlin P, Štillová K, Tuchman R, Rektor I. Epilepsy, cognition, and neuropsychiatry (Epilepsy, Brain, and Mind, part 2). Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Aug; 28(2):283-302. PMID: 23764496.
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  29. Rektor I, Schachter SC, Arzy S, Baloyannis SJ, Bazil C, Brázdil M, Engel J, Helmstaedter G, Hesdorffer DC, Jones-Gotman M, Kesner L, Komárek V, Krämer G, Leppik IE, Mann MW, Mula M, Risse GL, Stoker GW, Kasteleijn-Nolst Trenité DG, Trimble M, Tyrliková I, Korczyn AD. Epilepsy, behavior, and art (Epilepsy, Brain, and Mind, part 1). Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Aug; 28(2):261-82. PMID: 23764495.
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  30. Yu D, Thakor DK, Han I, Ropper AE, Haragopal H, Sidman RL, Zafonte R, Schachter SC, Teng YD. Alleviation of chronic pain following rat spinal cord compression injury with multimodal actions of huperzine A. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 19; 110(8):E746-55. PMID: 23386718; PMCID: PMC3581914.
  31. Iasemidis LD, Schachter S, Fregni F, Ilmoniemi R. Introduction. Int J Neural Syst. 2013 Feb; 23(1):1203003. PMID: 23273124.
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  32. Mula M, Kanner AM, Schmitz B, Schachter S. Antiepileptic drugs and suicidality: an expert consensus statement from the Task Force on Therapeutic Strategies of the ILAE Commission on Neuropsychobiology. Epilepsia. 2013 Jan; 54(1):199-203. PMID: 22994856.
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  33. Dalton A, Patel S, Chowdhury AR, Welsh M, Pang T, Schachter S, OLaighin G, Bonato P. Development of a body sensor network to detect motor patterns of epileptic seizures. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2012 Nov; 59(11):3204-11. PMID: 22717505.
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  34. Kanner AM, Schachter SC, Barry JJ, Hesdorffer DC, Hersdorffer DC, Mula M, Trimble M, Hermann B, Ettinger AE, Dunn D, Caplan R, Ryvlin P, Gilliam F, LaFrance WC. Depression and epilepsy: epidemiologic and neurobiologic perspectives that may explain their high comorbid occurrence. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Jun; 24(2):156-68. PMID: 22632406.
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  35. Kanner AM, Schachter SC, Barry JJ, Hesdorffer DC, Hersdorffer DC, Mula M, Trimble M, Hermann B, Ettinger AE, Dunn D, Caplan R, Ryvlin P, Gilliam F, LaFrance WC. Depression and epilepsy, pain and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures: clinical and therapeutic perspectives. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Jun; 24(2):169-81. PMID: 22632407.
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  36. McLaughlin BL, Mariano LJ, Prakash SR, Kindle AL, Czarnecki A, Modarres MH, Rotenberg A, Loddenkemper T, Shoeb A, Schachter SC. An electroencephalographic recording platform for real-time seizure detection. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012; 2012:875-8. PMID: 23366032.
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  37. Shoeb A, Kharbouch A, Soegaard J, Schachter S, Guttag J. A machine-learning algorithm for detecting seizure termination in scalp EEG. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Dec; 22 Suppl 1:S36-43. PMID: 22078516.
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  38. Osorio I, Schachter S. Extracerebral detection of seizures: a new era in epileptology? Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Dec; 22 Suppl 1:S82-7. PMID: 22078524.
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  39. Ghasemi M, Schachter SC. The NMDA receptor complex as a therapeutic target in epilepsy: a review. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Dec; 22(4):617-40. PMID: 22056342.
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  40. Kwan P, Schachter SC, Brodie MJ. Drug-resistant epilepsy. N Engl J Med. 2011 Sep 8; 365(10):919-26. PMID: 21899452.
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  41. Iasemidis LD, Schachter S, Worrell GA, Mogul D. Dynamics and neuromodulation of the epileptic brain. Introduction. Int J Neural Syst. 2011 Apr; 21(2):v-vi. PMID: 21560444.
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  42. Shoeb A, Kharbouch A, Soegaard J, Schachter S, Guttag J. An algorithm for detecting seizure termination in scalp EEG. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2011; 2011:1443-6. PMID: 22254590.
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  43. Altini M, Del Din S, Patel S, Schachter S, Penders J, Bonato P. A low-power multi-modal body sensor network with application to epileptic seizure monitoring. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2011; 2011:1806-9. PMID: 22254679.
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  44. Schachter SC. What needs to change: goals for clinical and social management and research in the next 60 years. Seizure. 2010 Dec; 19(10):686-9. PMID: 21074455.
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  45. Ekstein D, Schachter SC. Postictal headache. Epilepsy Behav. 2010 Oct; 19(2):151-5. PMID: 20829119.
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  46. Wells RE, Phillips RS, Schachter SC, McCarthy EP. Complementary and alternative medicine use among US adults with common neurological conditions. J Neurol. 2010 Nov; 257(11):1822-31. PMID: 20535493; PMCID: PMC3050588.
  47. Ekstein D, Schachter SC. Natural Products in Epilepsy-the Present Situation and Perspectives for the Future. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 2010 May 12; 3(5):1426-1445. PMID: 27713311.
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  48. Arida RM, Scorza FA, Gomes da Silva S, Schachter SC, Cavalheiro EA. The potential role of physical exercise in the treatment of epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2010 Apr; 17(4):432-5. PMID: 20159660.
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  49. Schachter SC. Epilepsy. Preface. Neurol Clin. 2009 Nov; 27(4):xiii. PMID: 19853211.
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  50. Devinsky J, Schachter S. Norman Geschwind's contribution to the understanding of behavioral changes in temporal lobe epilepsy: the February 1974 lecture. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Aug; 15(4):417-24. PMID: 19640791.
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  51. Shoeb A, Pang T, Guttag J, Schachter S. Non-invasive computerized system for automatically initiating vagus nerve stimulation following patient-specific detection of seizures or epileptiform discharges. Int J Neural Syst. 2009 Jun; 19(3):157-72. PMID: 19575506; PMCID: PMC4211613.
  52. Schachter SC. Botanicals and herbs: a traditional approach to treating epilepsy. Neurotherapeutics. 2009 Apr; 6(2):415-20. PMID: 19332338.
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  53. Schachter SC. Seizure disorders. Med Clin North Am. 2009 Mar; 93(2):343-51, viii. PMID: 19272512.
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  54. Schachter SC. The visions of artists with epilepsy: implications for neuroscientists. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Jan; 14 Suppl 1:12-4. PMID: 18845275.
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  55. Rotenberg A, Bae EH, Takeoka M, Tormos JM, Schachter SC, Pascual-Leone A. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of epilepsia partialis continua. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Jan; 14(1):253-7. PMID: 18832045; PMCID: PMC4523141.
  56. Kobau R, Zahran H, Thurman DJ, Zack MM, Henry TR, Schachter SC, Price PH. Epilepsy surveillance among adults--19 States, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2005. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2008 Aug 8; 57(6):1-20. PMID: 18685554.
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  57. Schachter SC. Complementary and alternative medical therapies. Curr Opin Neurol. 2008 Apr; 21(2):184-9. PMID: 18317278.
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  58. Wayne PM, Buring JE, Davis RB, Andrews SM, John MS, Kerr CE, Kaptchuk TJ, Schachter SC. Increasing research capacity at the New England School of Acupuncture through faculty and student research training initiatives. Altern Ther Health Med. 2008 Mar-Apr; 14(2):52-8. PMID: 18383990.
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  59. Valaskatgis P, Macklin EA, Schachter SC, Wayne PM. Possible effects of acupuncture on atrial fibrillation and post-herpetic neuralgia--a case report. Acupunct Med. 2008 Mar; 26(1):51-6. PMID: 18356799.
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  60. Wayne PM, Pensack LM, Connors EM, Buring JE, Davis RB, Schachter SC, Hrbek A, Kaptchuk TJ, Andrews SM. Increasing research capacity at the New England School of Acupuncture: building grants management infrastructure. Altern Ther Health Med. 2008 Jan-Feb; 14(1):56-64. PMID: 18251322.
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  61. Cramer JA, Gordon J, Schachter S, Devinsky O. Women with epilepsy: hormonal issues from menarche through menopause. Epilepsy Behav. 2007 Sep; 11(2):160-78. PMID: 17662661.
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  62. Shoeb A, Bourgeois B, Treves S, Schachter SC, Guttag J. Impact of patient-specificity on seizure onset detection performance. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2007; 2007:4110-4. PMID: 18002906.
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  63. Schachter SC. Currently available antiepileptic drugs. Neurotherapeutics. 2007 Jan; 4(1):4-11. PMID: 17199013.
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  64. Peng Y, Jiang L, Lee DY, Schachter SC, Ma Z, Lemere CA. Effects of huperzine A on amyloid precursor protein processing and beta-amyloid generation in human embryonic kidney 293 APP Swedish mutant cells. J Neurosci Res. 2006 Sep; 84(4):903-11. PMID: 16862548.
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  65. Schachter SC. Therapeutic effects of vagus nerve stimulation in epilepsy and implications for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy. Clin Auton Res. 2006 Feb; 16(1):29-32. PMID: 16477492.
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  66. Schachter SC. The visual art of contemporary artists with epilepsy. Int Rev Neurobiol. 2006; 74:119-31. PMID: 16730511.
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  67. Schachter SC. Quality of life for patients with epilepsy is determined by more than seizure control: the role of psychosocial factors. Expert Rev Neurother. 2006 Jan; 6(1):111-8. PMID: 16466318.
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  68. Fregni F, Schachter SC, Pascual-Leone A. Transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment for epilepsy: can it also improve depression and vice versa? Epilepsy Behav. 2005 Sep; 7(2):182-9. PMID: 16054872.
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  69. Schachter SC. Improving quality of life beyond seizure control. Epileptic Disord. 2005 Sep; 7 Suppl 1:S34-8. PMID: 16120492.
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  70. Cohen MH, Hrbek A, Davis RB, Schachter SC, Kemper KJ, Boyer EW, Eisenberg DM. Emerging credentialing practices, malpractice liability policies, and guidelines governing complementary and alternative medical practices and dietary supplement recommendations: a descriptive study of 19 integrative health care centers in the United States. Arch Intern Med. 2005 Feb 14; 165(3):289-95. PMID: 15710791.
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  71. Shoeb A, Guttag J, Schachter S, Schomer D, Bourgeois B, Ted Treves S. Detecting seizure onset in the ambulatory setting: demonstrating feasibility. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2005; 4:3546-50. PMID: 17280990.
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  72. Kligler B, Maizes V, Schachter S, Park CM, Gaudet T, Benn R, Lee R, Remen RN. Core competencies in integrative medicine for medical school curricula: a proposal. Acad Med. 2004 Jun; 79(6):521-31. PMID: 15165971.
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  73. French JA, Kanner AM, Bautista J, Abou-Khalil B, Browne T, Harden CL, Theodore WH, Bazil C, Stern J, Schachter SC, Bergen D, Hirtz D, Montouris GD, Nespeca M, Gidal B, Marks WJ, Turk WR, Fischer JH, Bourgeois B, Wilner A, Faught RE, Sachdeo RC, Beydoun A, Glauser TA. Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs, II: Treatment of refractory epilepsy: report of the TTA and QSS Subcommittees of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society. Epilepsia. 2004 May; 45(5):410-23. PMID: 15101822.
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  74. French JA, Kanner AM, Bautista J, Abou-Khalil B, Browne T, Harden CL, Theodore WH, Bazil C, Stern J, Schachter SC, Bergen D, Hirtz D, Montouris GD, Nespeca M, Gidal B, Marks WJ, Turk WR, Fischer JH, Bourgeois B, Wilner A, Faught RE, Sachdeo RC, Beydoun A, Glauser TA. Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs, I: Treatment of new-onset epilepsy: report of the TTA and QSS Subcommittees of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society. Epilepsia. 2004 May; 45(5):401-9. PMID: 15101821.
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  75. French JA, Kanner AM, Bautista J, Abou-Khalil B, Browne T, Harden CL, Theodore WH, Bazil C, Stern J, Schachter SC, Bergen D, Hirtz D, Montouris GD, Nespeca M, Gidal B, Marks WJ, Turk WR, Fischer JH, Bourgeois B, Wilner A, Faught RE, Sachdeo RC, Beydoun A, Glauser TA. Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs II: treatment of refractory epilepsy: report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee and Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society. Neurology. 2004 Apr 27; 62(8):1261-73. PMID: 15111660.
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  76. French JA, Kanner AM, Bautista J, Abou-Khalil B, Browne T, Harden CL, Theodore WH, Bazil C, Stern J, Schachter SC, Bergen D, Hirtz D, Montouris GD, Nespeca M, Gidal B, Marks WJ, Turk WR, Fischer JH, Bourgeois B, Wilner A, Faught RE, Sachdeo RC, Beydoun A, Glauser TA. Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs I: treatment of new onset epilepsy: report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee and Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society. Neurology. 2004 Apr 27; 62(8):1252-60. PMID: 15111659.
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  77. Vadlamudi L, Andermann E, Lombroso CT, Schachter SC, Milne RL, Hopper JL, Andermann F, Berkovic SF. Epilepsy in twins: insights from unique historical data of William Lennox. Neurology. 2004 Apr 13; 62(7):1127-33. PMID: 15079012.
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  78. Schachter SC. Seizure disorders. Prim Care. 2004 Mar; 31(1):85-94. PMID: 15110160.
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  79. Schachter SC. Vagus nerve stimulation: mood and cognitive effects. Epilepsy Behav. 2004 Feb; 5 Suppl 1:S56-9. PMID: 14725847.
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  80. Faught E, Matsuo FU, Schachter S, Messenheimer J, Womble GP. Long-term tolerability of lamotrigine: data from a 6-year continuation study. Epilepsy Behav. 2004 Feb; 5(1):31-6. PMID: 14751204.
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  81. Schachter SC. Epilepsy: major advances in treatment. Lancet Neurol. 2004 Jan; 3(1):11. PMID: 14693100.
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  82. Schachter SC. A patient with a new-onset seizure after a stroke. Epilepsy Behav. 2003 Apr; 4 Suppl 1:S23-6; discussion S27-8. PMID: 12694687.
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  83. Schachter SC. Drug-mediated antiepileptogenesis in humans. Neurology. 2002 Nov 12; 59(9 Suppl 5):S34-5. PMID: 12428030.
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  84. Schachter SC, Wheless JW. The evolving place of vagus nerve stimulation therapy. Neurology. 2002 Sep 24; 59(6 Suppl 4):S1-2. PMID: 12270961.
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  85. Schachter SC. Vagus nerve stimulation therapy summary: five years after FDA approval. Neurology. 2002 Sep 24; 59(6 Suppl 4):S15-20. PMID: 12270963.
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  86. Devinsky O, Vazquez B, Faught E, Leppik IE, Pellock JM, Schachter S, Alderfer V, Holdich TA. A double-blind, placebo-controlled study of remacemide hydrochloride in patients with refractory epilepsy following pre-surgical assessment. Seizure. 2002 Sep; 11(6):371-6. PMID: 12160664.
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  87. Schachter SC. Tricyclic anticonvulsants: mechanisms of action. Epilepsy Behav. 2002 Jun; 3(3S):S7-S8. PMID: 12609346.
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  88. Schachter SC. Current evidence indicates that antiepileptic drugs are anti-ictal, not antiepileptic. Epilepsy Res. 2002 Jun; 50(1-2):67-70. PMID: 12151118.
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  89. Schachter SC. Vagus nerve stimulation: where are we? Curr Opin Neurol. 2002 Apr; 15(2):201-6. PMID: 11923636.
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  90. French JA, Schachter S. A workshop on antiepileptic drug monotherapy indications. Epilepsia. 2002; 43 Suppl 10:3-27. PMID: 12460242.
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  91. Schachter SC. Endocrine aspects of epilepsy. Adv Neurol. 2002; 90:175-84. PMID: 12068451.
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  92. Coyle N, Schachter S, Carver AC. Terminal care and bereavement. Neurol Clin. 2001 Nov; 19(4):1005-25. PMID: 11854111.
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  93. Sachdeo R, Beydoun A, Schachter S, Vazquez B, Schaul N, Mesenbrink P, Kramer L, D'Souza J. Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) as monotherapy in patients with partial seizures. Neurology. 2001 Sep 11; 57(5):864-71. PMID: 11552018.
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  94. Binks AP, Paydarfar D, Schachter SC, Guz A, Banzett RB. High strength stimulation of the vagus nerve in awake humans: a lack of cardiorespiratory effects. Respir Physiol. 2001 Sep; 127(2-3):125-33. PMID: 11504585.
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  95. Sheen VL, Dixon PH, Fox JW, Hong SE, Kinton L, Sisodiya SM, Duncan JS, Dubeau F, Scheffer IE, Schachter SC, Wilner A, Henchy R, Crino P, Kamuro K, DiMario F, Berg M, Kuzniecky R, Cole AJ, Bromfield E, Biber M, Schomer D, Wheless J, Silver K, Mochida GH, Berkovic SF, Andermann F, Andermann E, Dobyns WB, Wood NW, Walsh CA. Mutations in the X-linked filamin 1 gene cause periventricular nodular heterotopia in males as well as in females. Hum Mol Genet. 2001 Aug 15; 10(17):1775-83. PMID: 11532987.
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  96. Herzog AG, Schachter SC. Valproate and the polycystic ovarian syndrome: final thoughts. Epilepsia. 2001 Mar; 42(3):311-5. PMID: 11442145.
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  97. Schachter SC. Pharmacology and clinical experience with tiagabine. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2001 Jan; 2(1):179-87. PMID: 11336578.
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  98. Silveira DC, Holmes GL, Schachter SC, Geula C, Schomer DL. Increased susceptibility to generalized seizures after immunolesions of the basal forebrain cholinergic neurons in rats. Brain Res. 2000 Sep 29; 878(1-2):223-7. PMID: 10996157.
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  99. DeGiorgio CM, Schachter SC, Handforth A, Salinsky M, Thompson J, Uthman B, Reed R, Collins S, Tecoma E, Morris GL, Vaughn B, Naritoku DK, Henry T, Labar D, Gilmartin R, Labiner D, Osorio I, Ristanovic R, Jones J, Murphy J, Ney G, Wheless J, Lewis P, Heck C. Prospective long-term study of vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of refractory seizures. Epilepsia. 2000 Sep; 41(9):1195-200. PMID: 10999559.
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  100. Schachter SC, Tarsy D. Remacemide: current status and clinical applications. Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 2000 Apr; 9(4):871-83. PMID: 11060716.
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  101. Sirven JI, Sperling M, Naritoku D, Schachter S, Labar D, Holmes M, Wilensky A, Cibula J, Labiner DM, Bergen D, Ristanovic R, Harvey J, Dasheiff R, Morris GL, O'Donovan CA, Ojemann L, Scales D, Nadkarni M, Richards B, Sanchez JD. Vagus nerve stimulation therapy for epilepsy in older adults. Neurology. 2000 Mar 14; 54(5):1179-82. PMID: 10720294.
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  102. Silveira DC, Schachter SC, Schomer DL, Holmes GL. Flurothyl-induced seizures in rats activate Fos in brainstem catecholaminergic neurons. Epilepsy Res. 2000 Mar; 39(1):1-12. PMID: 10690748.
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  103. Fisher RS, Schachter SC. The postictal state: a neglected entity in the management of epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2000 Feb; 1(1):52-9. PMID: 12609127.
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  104. Schachter SC. Message from the editor. Epilepsy Behav. 2000 Feb; 1(1):1. PMID: 12609120.
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  105. Schachter SC, Vazquez B, Fisher RS, Laxer KD, Combs-Cantrell D, Faught E, Willmore LJ, Morris GL, Ojemann L, Montouris GD. Oxcarbazepine in a monotherapy trial for partial seizures--placebo-controlled studies in neurology: where do they stop? Neurology. 1999 Dec 10; 53(9):2211-2. PMID: 10599816.
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  106. Schachter SC. A review of the antiepileptic drug tiagabine. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1999 Nov-Dec; 22(6):312-7. PMID: 10626090.
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  107. Schachter SC. Oxcarbazepine: current status and clinical applications. Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 1999 Jul; 8(7):1103-12. PMID: 15992110.
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  108. Banzett RB, Guz A, Paydarfar D, Shea SA, Schachter SC, Lansing RW. Cardiorespiratory variables and sensation during stimulation of the left vagus in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 1999 May; 35(1):1-11. PMID: 10232789.
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  109. Schachter SC, Vazquez B, Fisher RS, Laxer KD, Montouris GD, Combs-Cantrell DT, Faught E, Willmore LJ, Morris GL, Ojemann L, Bennett D, Mesenbrink P, D'Souza J, Kramer L. Oxcarbazepine: double-blind, randomized, placebo-control, monotherapy trial for partial seizures. Neurology. 1999 Mar 10; 52(4):732-7. PMID: 10078718.
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  110. Schomer DL, Ives JR, Schachter SC. The role of ambulatory EEG in the evaluation of patients for epilepsy surgery. J Clin Neurophysiol. 1999 Mar; 16(2):116-29. PMID: 10359497.
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  111. Silveira DC, Schachter SC, Schomer DL. Acoustic brainstem nuclei express Fos after flurothyl-induced generalized seizures in rats. Epilepsy Res. 1999 Mar; 34(1):49-55. PMID: 10194112.
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  112. Leidy NK, Elixhauser A, Rentz AM, Beach R, Pellock J, Schachter S, William MK. Telephone validation of the Quality of Life in Epilepsy Inventory-89 (QOLIE-89). Epilepsia. 1999 Jan; 40(1):97-106. PMID: 9924909.
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  113. Schachter SC. Tiagabine. Epilepsia. 1999; 40 Suppl 5:S17-22. PMID: 10530690.
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  114. Schachter SC. Antiepileptic drug therapy: general treatment principles and application for special patient populations. Epilepsia. 1999; 40 Suppl 9:S20-5. PMID: 10612358.
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  115. Schachter SC, Cramer GW, Thompson GD, Chaponis RJ, Mendelson MA, Lawhorne L. An evaluation of antiepileptic drug therapy in nursing facilities. J Am Geriatr Soc. 1998 Sep; 46(9):1137-41. PMID: 9736109.
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  116. Schachter SC, Saper CB. Vagus nerve stimulation. Epilepsia. 1998 Jul; 39(7):677-86. PMID: 9670894.
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  117. Handforth A, DeGiorgio CM, Schachter SC, Uthman BM, Naritoku DK, Tecoma ES, Henry TR, Collins SD, Vaughn BV, Gilmartin RC, Labar DR, Morris GL, Salinsky MC, Osorio I, Ristanovic RK, Labiner DM, Jones JC, Murphy JV, Ney GC, Wheless JW. Vagus nerve stimulation therapy for partial-onset seizures: a randomized active-control trial. Neurology. 1998 Jul; 51(1):48-55. PMID: 9674777.
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  118. Silveira DC, Liu Z, Holmes GL, Schomer DL, Schachter SC. Seizures in rats treated with kainic acid induce Fos-like immunoreactivity in locus coeruleus. Neuroreport. 1998 May 11; 9(7):1353-7. PMID: 9631428.
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  119. Schachter SC, Ito M, Wannamaker BB, Rak I, Ruggles K, Matsuo F, Wilner A, Jackel R, Gilliam F, Morris G, Skantz J, Sperling M, Buchhalter J, Drislane FW, Ives J, Schomer DL. Incidence of spikes and paroxysmal rhythmic events in overnight ambulatory computer-assisted EEGs of normal subjects: a multicenter study. J Clin Neurophysiol. 1998 May; 15(3):251-5. PMID: 9681563.
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  120. Carrazana EJ, Schachter SC. Alternative uses of lamotrigine and gabapentin in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia. Neurology. 1998 Apr; 50(4):1192. PMID: 9566432.
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  121. Schachter SC. Tiagabine. Drugs Today (Barc). 1998 Mar; 34(3):283-9. PMID: 15094857.
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  122. Ransil BJ, Schachter SC. Inventory-derived task handedness preferences of nine professions and their associations with self-report global handedness preferences. Percept Mot Skills. 1998 Feb; 86(1):303-20. PMID: 9530754.
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  123. Schachter SC. Iatrogenic seizures. Neurol Clin. 1998 Feb; 16(1):157-70. PMID: 9421546.
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  124. Uthman BM, Rowan AJ, Ahmann PA, Leppik IE, Schachter SC, Sommerville KW, Shu V. Tiagabine for complex partial seizures: a randomized, add-on, dose-response trial. Arch Neurol. 1998 Jan; 55(1):56-62. PMID: 9443711.
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  125. Schachter SC. Vagus nerve stimulation: current status and clinical applications. Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 1997 Oct; 6(10):1327-35. PMID: 15989504.
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  126. Schachter SC, Yerby MS. Management of epilepsy: pharmacologic therapy and quality-of-life issues. Postgrad Med. 1997 Feb; 101(2):133-8, 141-4, 150-3. PMID: 9046932.
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  127. Ives JR, Mainwaring NR, Krishnamurthy KB, Blum AS, Drislane FW, Schachter SC, Schomer DL. Technical implementation and clinical findings/results of monitoring oxygen saturation in patients referred for long-term EEG monitoring. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol. 1996 Nov; 99(5):432-9. PMID: 9020802.
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  128. Ives JR, Drislane FW, Schachter SC, Miles DK, Coots JF, Martin DL, McGuiggan JM, Schomer DL. Comparison of coronal sphenoidal versus standard anteroposterior temporal montage in the EEG recording of temporal lobe seizures. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol. 1996 May; 98(5):417-21. PMID: 8647045.
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  129. Schachter SC. Epilepsy and art. Med J Aust. 1996 Feb 19; 164(4):245-8. PMID: 8604200.
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  130. Schachter SC, Ransil BJ. Handedness distributions in nine professional groups. Percept Mot Skills. 1996 Feb; 82(1):51-63. PMID: 8668502.
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  131. Geliebter A, Schachter S, Lohmann-Walter C, Feldman H, Hashim SA. Reduced stomach capacity in obese subjects after dieting. Am J Clin Nutr. 1996 Feb; 63(2):170-3. PMID: 8561056.
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  132. Schachter SC. Update in the treatment of epilepsy. Compr Ther. 1995 Sep; 21(9):473-9. PMID: 8565433.
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  133. Weilburg JB, Schachter S, Worth J, Pollack MH, Sachs GS, Ives JR, Schomer DL. EEG abnormalities in patients with atypical panic attacks. J Clin Psychiatry. 1995 Aug; 56(8):358-62. PMID: 7635852.
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  134. Freeman R, Schachter SC. Autonomic epilepsy. Semin Neurol. 1995 Jun; 15(2):158-66. PMID: 7481135.
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  135. Tarsy D, Schachter SC. Botulinum toxin treatment is not effective for epilepsy partialis continua. Mov Disord. 1995 May; 10(3):357-8. PMID: 7651461.
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  136. Schachter SC. Tiagabine monotherapy in the treatment of partial epilepsy. Epilepsia. 1995; 36 Suppl 6:S2-S6. PMID: 8595789.
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  137. Ransil BJ, Schachter SC. Test-retest reliability of the Edinburgh Handedness Inventory and Global Handedness preference measurements, and their correlation. Percept Mot Skills. 1994 Dec; 79(3 Pt 1):1355-72. PMID: 7899020.
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  138. McNamara P, Blum D, O'Quin K, Schachter S. Markers of cerebral lateralization and alcoholism. Percept Mot Skills. 1994 Dec; 79(3 Pt 2):1435-40. PMID: 7870528.
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  139. Schachter SC. Evaluating the Bryden-McManus-Bulman-Fleming critique of the Geschwind-Behan-Galaburda model of cerebral lateralization. Brain Cogn. 1994 Nov; 26(2):199-205. PMID: 7857611.
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  140. McNamara P, Flannery KA, Obler LK, Schachter S. Special talents in Geschwind's and Galaburda's theory of cerebral lateralization: an examination in a female population. Int J Neurosci. 1994 Oct; 78(3-4):167-76. PMID: 7883453.
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  141. Schachter SC. Ambilaterality: definition from handedness preference questionnaires and potential significance. Int J Neurosci. 1994 Jul; 77(1-2):47-51. PMID: 7989160.
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  142. Schachter SC. Handedness in women with intrauterine exposure to diethylstilbestrol. Neuropsychologia. 1994 May; 32(5):619-23. PMID: 8084419.
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  143. Schachter SC. Neuroendocrine aspects of epilepsy. Neurol Clin. 1994 Feb; 12(1):31-40. PMID: 8183211.
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  144. Schachter SC. Endocrine aspects of epilepsy in women. Adv Neurol. 1994; 64:35-44. PMID: 8291474.
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  145. Schachter SC, Galaburda AM, Ransil BJ. Associations of dyslexia with epilepsy, handedness, and gender. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1993 Jun 14; 682:402-3. PMID: 8323148.
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  146. Gurvits TV, Lasko NB, Schachter SC, Kuhne AA, Orr SP, Pitman RK. Neurological status of Vietnam veterans with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 1993; 5(2):183-8. PMID: 8508036.
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  147. Schachter SC. Advances in the assessment of refractory epilepsy. Epilepsia. 1993; 34 Suppl 5:S24-30. PMID: 8339713.
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  148. Mikati M, Bassett N, Schachter S. Double-blind randomized study comparing brand-name and generic phenytoin monotherapy. Epilepsia. 1992 Mar-Apr; 33(2):359-65. PMID: 1547767.
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  149. Schachter S. Quality of life for families in the management of home care patients with advanced cancer. J Palliat Care. 1992; 8(3):61-6. PMID: 1432378.
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  150. Schachter SC. Electroencephalography for epilepsy surgery. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 1990; 28(3):139-42. PMID: 2197227.
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  151. Mikati MA, Schachter SC, Schomer DL, Keally M, Osborne-Shafer P, Seaman CA, Sheridan PH, Ashworth M, Kupferberg H, Valakas A, et al. Long-term tolerability, pharmacokinetic and preliminary efficacy study of lamotrigine in patients with resistant partial seizures. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1989 Aug; 12(4):312-21. PMID: 2804994.
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  152. Schachter SC. Hormonal considerations in women with seizures. Arch Neurol. 1988 Nov; 45(11):1267-70. PMID: 3190506.
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  153. Drislane FW, Schomer DL, Ives JR, Schachter SC. New use of electroencephalogram/video monitoring. Arch Neurol. 1988 Jun; 45(6):601. PMID: 3369961.
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  154. Schachter SC, Ransil BJ, Geschwind N. Associations of handedness with hair color and learning disabilities. Neuropsychologia. 1987; 25(1B):269-76. PMID: 3574663.
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  155. Schachter SC, Galaburda AM. Development and biological associations of cerebral dominance: review and possible mechanisms. J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1986 Nov; 25(6):741-50. PMID: 3794116.
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  156. Schachter S, Freeman R. Transient ischemic attack and adriamycin cardiomyopathy. Neurology. 1982 Dec; 32(12):1380-1. PMID: 6890646.
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  157. Schachter SC, Ronthal M. Intrapartum brachial plexus injury. Arch Neurol. 1982 Oct; 39(10):673-4. PMID: 7125991.
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  158. Schachter SC, Guttag J, Schiff SJ, Schomer DL. Advances in the application of technology to epilepsy: the CIMIT/NIO Epilepsy Innovation Summit. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Sep; 16(1):3-46. PMID: 19780225.
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  159. Peng Y, Lee DY, Jiang L, Ma Z, Schachter SC, Lemere CA. Huperzine A regulates amyloid precursor protein processing via protein kinase C and mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways in neuroblastoma SK-N-SH cells over-expressing wild type human amyloid precursor protein 695. Neuroscience. 2007 Dec 5; 150(2):386-95. PMID: 17945434.
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  160. Wolsko PM, Solondz DK, Phillips RS, Schachter SC, Eisenberg DM. Lack of herbal supplement characterization in published randomized controlled trials. Am J Med. 2005 Oct; 118(10):1087-93. PMID: 16194636.
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  161. Carrazana EJ, Rossitch E, Schachter S. Cerebral toxoplasmosis masquerading as herpes encephalitis in a patient with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Am J Med. 1989 Jun; 86(6 Pt 1):730-2. PMID: 2729331.
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  162. Park P, Schachter S, Yaksh T. Intrathecal huperzine A increases thermal escape latency and decreases flinching behavior in the formalin test in rats. Neurosci Lett. 2010 Feb 5; 470(1):6-9. PMID: 20026382; PMCID: PMC2834555.
  163. Weilburg JB, Schachter S, Sachs GS, Worth J, Pollack MH, Ives JR, Schomer DL. Focal paroxysmal EEG changes during atypical panic attacks. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 1993; 5(1):50-5. PMID: 8428135.
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  164. Choi D, Sudarsky L, Schachter S, Biber M, Burke P. Medial thalamic hemorrhage with amnesia. Arch Neurol. 1983 Oct; 40(10):611-3. PMID: 6615268.
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  165. Schachter SC. Successful health communication in epileptology. Seizure. 2016 Oct 14. PMID: 27780659.
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  166. Wong JC, Dutton SB, Collins SD, Schachter S, Escayg A. Huperzine A Provides Robust and Sustained Protection against Induced Seizures in Scn1a Mutant Mice. Front Pharmacol. 2016; 7:357. PMID: 27799911.
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