Tropical Spastic Paraparesis

Known as: Tropical Spastic Paraplegias, Tropical Spastic Parapareses, Myelopathy, Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 Associated 
A subacute paralytic myeloneuropathy occurring endemically in tropical areas such as the Caribbean, Colombia, India, and Africa, as well as in the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are widely used to treat depression, but the rates, timing, and… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
After the first description of TSP/HAM in 1985 and the elaboration of WHO's diagnostic criteria in 1988, the experience of the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The 16-item Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (QIDS), a new measure of depressive symptom severity derived from the 30… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Major depressive disorder (MDD) occurs in 15% to 23% of patients with acute coronary syndromes and constitutes an… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
We report here the results of therapeutic trials in 200 patients with HTLV-I-associated myelopathy (HAM)/tropical spastic… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
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1989
1989
Ten possible cases of tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP) in Northeastern Brazil (Ceará) are presented. They show the typical… (More)
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1988
1988
A high-incidence focus of tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP) occurs on the South Pacific coast of Colombia. Of 55 patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
10 out of 17 (59%) patients with tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP) had antibodies to human T-lymphotropic virus-I (HTLV-I), as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The commonly observed high diversity of trees in tropical rain forests and corals on tropical reefs is a nonequilibrium state… (More)
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