Selected Publications

Stanley K, Hagenah J, Bruggemann N, Reetz K, Severt L, Klein C, Yu Q, Derby C, Pullman S, Saunders-Pullman R. Digitized spiral analysis is a promising early motor marker for Parkinson disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2010; 16:233-234.

Kurtis MM, San Luciano M, Yu Q, Goodman RR, Ford B, Raymond D, Pullman SL, Saunders-Pullman R. Clinical and neurophysiological improvement of SGCE myoclonus-dystonia with GPi deep brain stimulation. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2010; 112(2):149-152.

Hsu AW, Piboolnurak PA, Floyd AG, Yu Q, Wraith JE, Patterson MC, Pullman SL. Spiral Analysis in Niemann-Pick Disease Type C, Mov Disord, 2009; 24(13):1984-1990.

Floyd AG, Yu QP, Piboolnurak P, Tang MX, Fang Y, Smith WA, Yim, J, Rowland LP, Mitsumoto H, Pullman SL. Transcranial magnetic stimulation in ALS: utility of central motor conduction tests. Neurology 2009;72(6):498-504.
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Louis ED, Pullman SL, Eidelberg D, Dhawan V. Re-emergent tremor without accompanying rest tremor in Parkinson’s disease. The Canadian journal of neurological sciences 2008;35(4):513-515.

Kurtis MM, Floyd AG, Yu QP, Pullman SL. High doses of botulinum toxin effectively treat disabling up-going toe. Journal Neurol Sci 2008; 264(1-2): 118-120.
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Saunders-Pullman R, Derby C, Stanley K, Floyd A, Bressman S, Lipton RB, Deligtisch A, Severt L, Yu Q, Kurtis M, Pullman, SL. Validity of spiral analysis in early Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord 2008; 23(4): 531-537.
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Wang H, Yu QP, Kurtis MM, Floyd AG, Smith WA, Pullman SL. Spiral Analysis – Improved Clinical Utility with Center Detection. J Neurosci Methods, 2008; 264-270.
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Conti A, Pullman SL, Frucht S. The hand that has forgotten its cunning – Lessons from musician’s hand dystonia, Mov Disord 2008; 23(10): 1398-1406.
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Floyd AG, Yu QP, Piboolnurak P, Wraith E, Patterson MC, Pullman SL. Kinematic analysis of motor dysfunction in Niemann-Pick type C. Clin Neurophysiol 2007; 118:1010-1018.

Mitsumoto H, Ulug AM, Pullman SL, Gooch CL, Chan S, Tang MX, Mao X, Hays AP, Floyd AG, Battista V, Montes J, Hayes S, Dashnaw S, Kaufmann P, Gordon PH, Hirsch J, Levin B, Rowland LP, Shungu DC. Quantitative objective markers for upper and lower motor neuron dysfunction in ALS. Neurology 2007; 68: 1402-1410.
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Elble RJ, Pullman SL, Matsumoto JY, Raethjen J, Deuschl G, Tintner R. Tremor amplitude is logarithmically related to 4- and 5-point tremor rating scales. Brain 2006; 129: 2660-2666.
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Pullman SL. The myriad uses of botulinum toxin. Editorial. Ann Int Med 2005; 143: 838-839.
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Piboolnurak P, Rothey N, Ahmed A, Ford B, Yu QP, Xu D, Pullman SL. Psychogenic tremor disorders identified using tree-based statistical algorithms and quantitative tremor analysis. Mov Disord 2005; 20(12): 1543-1549.
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Piboolnurak P, Yu QP, Pullman SL. Clinical and neurophysiologic spectrum of orthostatic tremor. Mov Disord 2005; 20(11): 1455-1461.
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Gordon PH, Yu Q, Qualls C, Winfield H, Dillon S, Greene PE, Fahn S, Breeze RE, Freed CR, Pullman SL. Reaction time and movement time after embryonic cell implantation in Parkinson disease. Arch Neurol 2004; 61: 858-861.
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Comella CL, Pullman SL. Botulinum toxins in neurological disease. Muscle Nerve 2004; 29: 628-644.
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Martin JH, Choy M, Pullman S, Meng Z. Corticospinal system development depends on motor experience. J Neurosci 2004; 24: 2122-2132.
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Louis ED, Murray MJ, Miller MA, Pullman SL, Vonsattel JP. Late-life action tremor in a southern sea otter (enhydris lutris nereis). Mov Disord 2004; 19(2): 222-226.
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Yu Q, Yim J, Pullman SL. Neural noise (field potential) analysis of ventral thalamic nucleus and zona incerta in patients with Parkinson’s Disease during stereotactic brain surgery. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience 2003.

Boylan LS, Pullman SL, Lisanby SH, Spicknall BA, Sackeim HA. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation to the SMA worsens complex motor task performance in Parkinson’s disease. EEG Clin Neurophys 2001; 112: 259-264.
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Pullman SL, Goodin DS, Marquinez AI, Tabbal S, Rubin M. Clinical Utility of Surface EMG: Report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Neurology 2000; 55: 171-177.
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Pullman SL. Spiral analysis: A new technique for measuring tremor using a digitizing tablet. Mov Disord 1998; 13: 85-89.
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Pedersen SF, Pullman SL, Latov N, Brannigan TH. Physiological tremor analysis of patients with anti-MAG associated neuropathy and tremor. Muscle Nerve 1997; 20: 38-44.
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Pullman SL, Greene P, Fahn S, Pedersen SF. Approach to the treatment of limb disorders with botulinum toxin A: Experience with 187 patients. Arch Neurol 1996; 53: 617-624.
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Pullman SL, Elibol B, Fahn S. Modulation of parkinsonian tremor by radial nerve palsy. Neurology 1994; 44: 1861-1864.
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Trosch RL, Pullman SL. Botulinum toxin A in the treatment of hand tremors. Mov Disord 1994; 9: 601-609. Pullman SL, Rubin M. Large amplitude sensory action potentials in myelopathy: An observation. Muscle Nerve 1991; 14: 709-715.
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Pullman SL, Watts RL, Juncos JL, Chase TN, Sanes JN. Dopaminergic effects on simple and choice reaction times performance in Parkinson’s disease. Neurology 1988; 38: 249-254.
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