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1..-Chávez E, Téllez F, Pichardo J, Milan R, Cuellar A, Carbajal K et al. On the protection by ketorolac of reperfusion-induced heart damage. Comp Biochem Physiol C Pharmacol Toxicol Endocrinol 1996;115:95-100

2.-Tellez JF, Carvajal K, Cruz D, Carabez A, Chavez E. Effect of perezone on arrhythmias and markers of cell injury during reperfusion in the anesthetized rat. Life Sci 1999;65:1615-23

3.-Remes-Troche JM, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Estañol B, Garduño-Espinoza J, Garcia-Ramos G. Thymectomy in myasthenia gravis: response, complications, and associated conditions. Arch Med Res 2002;33:545-51

4.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Remes-Troche JM, Negrete-Pulido RO, Davila-Maldonado L. Longitudinal myelitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus: clinical features and magnetic resonance imaging of six cases. Lupus 2001;10:851-56

This increasingly cited study is the first clinical and radiological description of longitudinal myelitis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

5.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Remes-Troche JM, Garcia-Ramos G, Estañol B, Garduño-Espinoza J. Prognostic factors of thymectomy in patients with myasthenia gravis: a cohort of 132 patients. Eur Neurol 2001;46:171-77

This study represents the description of a large cohort of patients with myasthenia gravis who had thymectomy and were followed for several years. This project earned a research award from the “Boehringer-Promeco Foundation in Mexico”

6.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Cardiel MH. Risk factors associated with depression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Arch Med Res 2002;33:53-60

This increasingly cited study describes the association between hyperglycemia and depression. This study earned a research award granted by the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition (“Salvador Zubirán award)”.

7.-Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Garduño-Espinosa J, Gonzalez-Acevez E. Factors associated with therapy noncompliance in type-2 diabetes patients. Salud Publica Mex 2003;45:191-97

This increasingly cited study describes the frequency of therapeutic non-compliance in a cohort of patients with diabetes mellitus

8.-Garcia-Ramos G, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Zapata-Zuniga M, Yamamoto-Furusho JK, Ruiz-Morales JA, Villarreal-Garza C et al. HLA class II genotypes in Mexican Mestizo patients with myasthenia gravis. Eur J Neurol 2003;10:707-10

This increasingly cited study describes the association of HLA-DR11 in Mexican Mestizo patients with myasthenia and thymoma


9.-Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Weder-Cisneros N, Salinas-Ramirez V, Zapata-Pallagi JA, da Silva O. Risk factors for the development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia: a case-control study. Arch Med Res 2004;35:549-53

10.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Salinas Ramirez V, Estañol-Vidal B, Da Silva O. Myasthenia gravis and pregnancy: clinical implications and neonatal outcome. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2004;5:42

This increasingly cited study is one of the few studies in the literature assessing the clinical course of myasthenia gravis during pregnancy

11.-Tellez Zenteno JF, Calva MJ, Weder CN, Estañol B, Montes J, Rosales M et al. Prevalence and risk factors associated with the presence of peripheral neuropathy in patients with hepatitis C virus infection. J Clin Neuromusc Dis 2003;4:109-14

12.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Pondal-Sordo M, Matijevic S, Wiebe S. National and regional prevalence of self-reported epilepsy in Canada. Epilepsia 2004;45:1623-29

This increasingly cited article is the first study in Canadian population assessing the prevalence of epilepsy in Canada

13.-Weder-Cisneros ND, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Cardiel MH, Guibert-Toledano M, Cabiedes J, Velasquez-Paz AL et al. Prevalence and factors associated with headache in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Cephalalgia 2004;24:1031-44

This increasingly cited study explore the association of different types of headache in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. This article has been cited in different articles, books, encyclopaedias such as Wikipedia and several online resources

14.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Dhar R, Wiebe S. Long-term seizure outcomes following epilepsy surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Brain 2005;128:1188-98

This is a very successful meta-analysis. It reports surgical outcomes after epilepsy surgery in studies with long term follow up. This article has received several citations since publication and strong international recognition.

15.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Guillermo García-Ramos, Fernando Zermeño-Pöhls, Antonio Velazquez. Demographic, clinical and comorbidity data in a large sample of 1147 patients with migraine in Mexico City. J Headache Pain 2005;6:128–134

16.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Ronquillo LH, Wiebe S. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy: Evidence-based analysis of incidence and risk factors. Epilepsy Res 2005:65(1-2):101-15

17.-Burneo JG, Tellez-Zenteno J, Wiebe S. Understanding the burden of epilepsy in Latin America: A systematic review of its prevalence and incidence. Epilepsy Res. 2005;66:63-74

18.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Matijevic S, Wiebe S. Somatic Comorbidity of Epilepsy in the General Population in Canada. Epilepsia 2005;46(12):1955–1962

This is one of the few population-based studies of somatic co-morbidity in epilepsy. It underlines the importance of addressing the numerous chronic conditions that co-exist with epilepsy. This work earned a research award from the Canadian League Against Epilepsy.

19.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, McLachlan R, Parrent A, Kubu CS, Wiebe S. Electrical stimulation in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy; randomized controlled trials in four individual patients. Neurology 2006;66(10):1490-94

This is the first randomized controlled trial of hippocampal stimulation in epilepsy. Data from this pilot study were used for an ongoing multicentre randomized controlled trial of this intervention.


20.-Pondal Sordo M, Diosy D, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Wiebe S. Epilepsy surgery involving the sensory-motor cortex. Brain 2006;129:3307-14

This is one of the largest series of patients with intractable epilepsy who had epilepsy surgery in the rolandic cortex

21.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Dhar R, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Wiebe S. Long-term outcomes in epilepsy surgery: antiepileptic drugs, mortality, cognitive and psychosocial aspects. Brain 2007;130:334-45

This is a very successful meta-analysis. It reports surgical outcomes after epilepsy surgery in studies with long term follow up. This article has received several citations since publication and strong international recognition.

22.-Pondal-Sordo M, Diosy D, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Sahjpaul R, Wiebe S. Usefulness of intracranial EEG in the decision process for epilepsy surgery. Epilepsy Res 2007;74:176-182.

23.-Sanchez-Roman S, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Zermeno-Phols F et al. Personality in patients with migraine evaluated with the "Temperament and Character Inventory". J Headache Pain 2007;8:94-104.

24.-Tellez-Zenteno JF, Patten SB, Jetté N, Williams J, Wiebe S. Psychiatric Comorbidity in Epilepsy: A Population-Based Analysis. Epilepsia 2007;48(12):2336-44.

This is one of the few population-based studies of psychiatric comorbidity in epilepsy. It underlines the importance of addressing psychiatric conditions that co-exist with epilepsy.


25.-Téllez-Zenteno JF, Hunter G, Wiebe S. Injuries in people with self-reported epilepsy: A population-based study. Epilepsia 2008;49(6):954-61

This is one of the few population-based studies of injuries in people with epilepsy. It underlines that the prevalence of injuries in people with epilepsy from the general population is the same that the general population but admissions to emergency are more frequent in people with epilepsy.

26.-McLachlan RS, Pigott S, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Parrent A. Bilateral Hippocampal Stimulation for Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2010; 51(2):304-7

27.-Téllez-Zenteno JF, Hernández Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Wiebe S. Surgical outcomes in lesional and non-lesional epilepsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Epilepsy Res 2010;89(2-3):310-8

This is a very important meta-analysis. This meta-analysis analyzes the seizure outcome after epilepsy surgery of patients with no lesion demonstrated in the MRI or histopathology.

28.-Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Knox K, Britz J, Tellez-Zenteno JF. How to measure fatigue in epilepsy? The validation of three scales for clinical use. Epilepsy Res 2011;95(1-2):119-29

29.-Linehan C, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Burneo JG, Berg AT. Future directions for epidemiology in epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behaviour 2011;22(1):112-7

This article is included in a supplement where international rising starts in the field of epilepsy were selected. The article describes new concepts and future directions of epidemiology in epilepsy

30.-Téllez-Zenteno JF, Ronquillo LH, Jette N, Burneo JG, Nguyen DK, Donner EJ, Sadler M, Javidan M M, Gross DW, Wiebe S; Canadian Epilepsy Surgery Study Group. Discontinuation of antiepileptic drugs after successful epilepsy surgery. A Canadian survey. Epilepsy Res 2012;102(1-2):23-33

This increasingly cited study is a survey of clinical practice from Canadian epileptologist regarding the discontinuation of anti-epileptic drugs after epilepsy surgery.


31.-Jette N, Quan H, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Macrodimitris S, Hader WJ, Sherman EM, Hamiwka LD, Wirrell EC, Burneo JG, Metcalfe A, Faris PD, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Kwon CS, Kirk A, Wiebe S; The CASES Expert Panelists. Development of an online tool to determine appropriateness for an epilepsy surgery evaluation. Neurology. 2012:11;79(11):1084-1093

32.-Dash D, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Tellez-Zenteno JF. Ambulatory EEG: a cost-effective alternative to inpatient video-EEG in adult patients. Epileptic Disord. 2012;14(3):290-7

This is the first article describing the yield and potential use of portable EEG in adult population. The article reports a high yield of portable EEG to investigate patients with epilepsy and non-epileptic events. It also describes potential new indications for its use.

33.-Téllez-Zenteno JF, Hunter G, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Haghir E. Neuroinvasive west nile virus disease in Canada. The Saskatchewan experience. Can J Neurol Sci. 2013 Jul;40(4):580-4

This is an important epidemiological article describing the 2007 outbreak of West Nyle infection in Saskatchewan. The article focuses in the description of cases with Neuroinvasive West Nyle infection. Few descriptions are available in Canada and North-America

34.-Ladino LD, Hunter G, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Art and epilepsy surgery. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Oct;29(1):82-9.

This historical article reviews the available paintings depicting epilepsy surgery since ancient times. Paintings since the renaissance are discussed in the review.

35. Rizvi SA, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Wu A, Téllez Zenteno JF.Is rapid withdrawal of anti-epileptic drug therapy during video EEG monitoring safe and efficacious? Epilepsy Res. 2014 May;108(4):755-64

36. Ladino LD, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Management of antiepileptic drugs following epilepsy surgery: a meta-analysis. Epilepsy Res. 2014 May;108(4):765-74