Roger Ryan

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Many people with developmental disabilities and "challenging behaviors" present to primary care physicians, internists, or general psychiatrists for assessment and treatment. These clinicians seek to provide the comprehensive biopsychosocial assessment necessary for successful treatment, but may encounter interference from funding agencies. Epidemiologic(More)
We report the therapeutic effects of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in 2 patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) with severe end of dose dyskinesia that was resistant to medical therapy. In both patients, severe, end of day ballistic dyskinesias occurred when the last levodopa dose of the day was wearing off. Globus pallidus (GPi) DBS in 1 case and subthalamic(More)
The aim of this study was to monitor the haematological response of female athletes with moderately low ferritin values to an iron injection. We measured the total haemoglobin mass of 11 female basketballers with a range of ferritin values who lived and trained together for the duration of the study (age 18+/-1, range 16-19 yrs), [Hb] 12.4+/-1.3, 11.5-16.1(More)