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.
  Articles 1 and 2 represents several years of work testing drugs in an in vivo heart rat model in order to diminish the ischemia-reperfusion damage. Each one of these studies earned a research award granted by the National University of Mexico (Gustavo Baz medal and Louis Pasteur award respectively)
3. Garduño-Espinosa J, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Espinosa-Morales F, Campos-Castolo M, Carrillo-Manriquez LM et al. Medical student traits associated with future success as physicians. Rev Invest Clin 1995;47:355-64.
4. Garduño-Espinosa J, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Hernandez-Ronquillo L. Frequency of depression in patients with diabetes mellitus type 2. Rev Invest Clin 1998;50:287- 91.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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”.
8. Tellez-Zenteno JF, Jacinto-Tinajero JC, Avila-Funes A, Garcia-Ramos G, Negrete-Pulido O, Senties-Madrid H. Guillain-Barre syndrome. Experience in a third level hospital. Rev Invest Clin 2001;53:311-14.
9. Tellez-Zenteno JF, Torre-Delgadillo A, Uscanga-Dominguez LF. Descriptive analysis of 41 patients with a pyogenic hepatic abscess. Rev Invest Clin 2001;53:218-22.
10. Tellez Zenteno JF, Garcia RG, Garduño EJ, Weder CN, Estañol VB, Dominguez FC et al. Diagnostic tests in myasthenia gravis. Creation of a standard for diagnosis using a method of consensus. Rev Neurol 2001;33:825-32.
  This work earned an international Award for the best research in Neurophysiology granted by the Latin-American Society of Neurophysiology
11. 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)”.
12. Mundo LS, Estañol B, Tellez Zenteno JF, Plascencia AN, Vinicio CM, Infante O et al. Response of skin blood flow to several respiratory maneuvers in healthy subjects. Arch Cardiol Mex 2002;72:115-24.
13. Estañol B, Sanchez-Munguia S, Corona M, V, Elias Y, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Garcia-Ramos G. Effect of the graded muscle contraction on the H reflex and long latency reflexes of the thenar and hypothenar muscles to a fixed threshold stimulus. Neurologia 2003;18:303-9.
14. Sanchez-Roman S, Lopez-Alvarenga JC, Vargas-Martinez A, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Vazquez-Velazquez V, Arcila-Martinez D et al. Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in patients with severe obesity waiting for bariatric surgery. Rev Invest Clin 2003;55:400-406.
15. 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 factors associated with noncompliance in patients with diabetes mellitus type II. It describes rates of noncompliance for diet, use of medications and exercise
16. 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
17. Guillermo GR, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Weder-Cisneros N, Mimenza A, Estañol B, Remes-Troche JM et al. Response of thymectomy: clinical and pathological characteristics among seronegative and seropositive myasthenia gravis patients. Acta Neurol Scand 2004;109:217-21
18. 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
19. Estañol B, Vinicio CM, Elias Y, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Infante O, Garcia-Ramos G. Sympathetic co-activation of skin blood vessels and sweat glands. Clin Auton Res 2004;14:107-12.
20. Tellez-Zenteno JF, Remes-Troche JM, Mimenza-Alvarado A, Garcia-Ramos G, Estañol B, Vega-Boada F. The association of myasthenia gravis and connective tissue diseases. Effects of thymectomy in six cases with rheumatoid arthritis and one case with systemic lupus erythematosus. Neurologia 2003;18:54-58.
21. 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 described in the literature that assess the clinical course of myasthenia gravis during pregnancy.
22. 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.
23. Weder-Cisneros N, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Velasquez-Paz A, Cantú-Brito C, Orozco A, Mimenza-Alvarado A et al. Response to thymectomy in patients with thymoma. Rev Invest Clin 2003;55:629-34.
24. 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. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2003;998:491-93.
25. Tellez-Zenteno J, Cardenas G, Estañol B, Garcia-Ramos G, Weder-Cisneros N. Associated conditions in myasthenia gravis: response to thymectomy. Eur J Neurol 2004;11(11):767-773.
26. 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 study is the first analysis in Canadian population of the prevalence of epilepsy in Canada.
27. 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 erythematosus. This article has been cited in different articles, books, encyclopedias such as Wikipedia and several online resources.
28. Ortiz-Nieva G, Estañol B, Tellez-Zenteno JF, García-Villa M, Corona-Marco V, Padilla-Rubio J et al. Secondary Raynaud's syndrome: skin blood flow decrease between the ischemic episodes and prolongation of the vasoconstriction during the respiratory maneuvers. Arch Cardiol Mex 2004;74:181-91.
29. 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.
30. 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.
31. 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.
32. 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.
33. 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.
34. 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 only 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.
35. 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
36. 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.
37. 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.
38. 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.
39. Tellez-Zenteno JF, Morales-Buenrostro LE, Estanol B. Impact factor of Latin American medical journals. Rev Med Chil 2007;135:480-487.
  This increasingly cited study shows that journals in in Latin-America who use the English language for publication have a higher impact factor than the journals published in Spanish. The article has been cited several times and any time that the topic of English conversion of Latin-American journals comes to discussion the articles is highlighted.
40. 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.
41. Wiebe S. Tellez-Zenteno JF, Shapiro M. An evidence-based approach to the first seizure. Epilepsia 2008;49:50-7.
42. 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.
43. Burneo JG, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Steven DA, Niaz N, Hader W, Pillay N, Wiebe S. Adult onset epilepsy associated with dysembyoplastic neuroepithelial tumors. Seizure 2008:17(6):498-504.
44. Wirrell E, Kozlik S, Tellez J, Wiebe S, Hamiwka L. Ambulatory Electroencephalography (EEG) in children: diagnostic yield and tolerability. J Child Neurol 2008;23:655-662.
45. Estanol B, Senties-Madrid H, Elias Y, Coyac P, Martinez-Memije R, Infante O, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Gracia Ramos G. Respiratory and non respiratory oscuillations of the skin bllod flow: A window to the function of the sympathetic fibers to the skin blood vessel. Arch Inst Cardiol Mex 2008;78:187-194.
46. Moien-Afshari F, Griebel R, Sadanand V, Vrbancic M, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Lowry N, Téllez Zenteno JF. Safety and yield of early cessation of AEDs in video-EEG telemetry and outcomes. Can J Neurol Sci 2009;36:587-592.
47. McLachlan RS, Pigott S, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Parrent A. Bilateral Hippocampal Stimulation for Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2010; 51(2):304-7.
48. 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 meta-analysis analyzes the seizure outcome after epilepsy surgery of patients with no lesion demonstrated in the brain MRI or histopathology. This study was selected for a special article by the journal Neurology where the most important five contributions in epilepsy from 2010 were highlighted (Neurology 2011;76(Suppl 2):S20-S25).
49. Téllez-Zenteno JF, Pahwa DR, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, García-Ramos G, Velázquez A. Association between Body Mass Index and Migraine. European Neurology. Eur Neurol. 2010;64(3):134-9.
  This is one of the few population-based studies that analyze the association between body mass index and migraine. It underlines the lack of association between the body mass index and the severity, disability and characteristics of patients with episodic migraine.
50. Sherman EM, Wiebe S, Fay-McClymont TB, Tellez-Zenteno J, Metcalfe A, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Hader WJ, Jetté N. Neuropsychological outcomes after epilepsy surgery: Systematic review and pooled estimates. Epilepsia 2011;52(5):857-69.
51. Macrodimitris S, Sherman EM, Forde S, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Metcalfe A, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Wiebe S, Jetté N. Psychiatric outcomes of epilepsy surgery: A systematic review. Epilepsia 2011;52(5):857-69.
52. 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.
53. Linehan C, Tellez-Zentano 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.
54. Hamiwka L, Macrodimitris S, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Metcalfe A, Wiebe S, Kwon CS, Jetté N; CASES Investigators. Social outcomes after temporal or extratemporal epilepsy surgery: a systematic review. Epilepsia 2011;52(5):870-9.
55. Tellez-Zenteno JF. Babies exposed to newer-generation antiepileptic drugs (compared with no antiepileptic drug exposure) in the first-trimester of pregnancy are not at increased risk of major birth defects. Evid Based Med 2012:17(2):66-7.
56. 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 Nov;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.
57. 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
58. 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 Sep;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.
59. Anang J, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Single Unprovoked Seizure: Wait Time to Full Medical Assessment, Does it Matter?. Neurol. Bull. 4: 2012.
60. Hader WJ, Tellez-Zenteno J, Metcalfe A, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Wiebe S, Kwon CS, Jette. Complications of epilepsy surgery-A systematic review of focal surgical resections and invasive EEG monitoring. Epilepsia. 2013 May;54(5):840-7.
61. 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
62. Ladino LD, Hunter G, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Art and epilepsy surgery. Epilepsy Behav 2013;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.
63. 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.
  This is a prospective study that explores the safety and yield of early discontinuation of AEDs in video-EEG telemetry. The article shows that the practice is safe with good surgical results in patients.
64. 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.
65. Téllez-Zenteno JF, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Buckley S, Zahagun R, Rizvi S. A validation of the new definition of drug-resistant epilepsy by the International League Against Epilepsy Epilepsia. 2014;55(6):829-834.
  This is a very relevant contribution. We validated the definition of drug resistant epilepsy released by the ILAE using a cohort of patients with epilepsy from our center. The article was highlighted by the ILAE and other websites.
66. Jirsch J, Gross DW, Jette N, Federico P, Dubeau F, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Pohlmann-Eden B, Burneo JG, McLachlan R, Ahmed SN, Deacon C, Javidan M, Nguyen DK, Sadler RM, Spiller A, Townsend T, Veilleux M, Wennberg RA, Wiebe S, Yankovsky A. Canadian epileptologists' counseling of drivers amidst guideline inconsistencies. Can J Neurol Sci 2014;41(4):413-20.
67. Borlot F, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Allen A, Ali A, Snead OC 3rd, Andrade DM. Epilepsy transition: challenges of caring for adults with childhood-onset seizures. Epilepsia. 2014;55(10):1659-66.
68. Ladino LD, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Obesity and its association with generalised epilepsy, idiopathic syndrome, and family history of epilepsy. Epileptic Disord 2014;16(3):343-53.
  This is one of the few clinical articles describing the association of obesity with primary generalized epilepsy.
69. Ladino LD, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Medicinal marijuana for epilepsy: a case series study. Can J Neurol Sci 2014;41(6):753-8.
70. Escalaya AL, Tellez-Zenteno JF, Steven DA, Burneo JG. Epilepsy and mortality in Latin America. Seizure 2015;25:99-103.
71. Pohlmann-Eden B, Aldenkamp A, Baker GA, Brandt C, Cendes F, Coras R, Crocker CE, Helmstaedter C, Jones-Gotman M, Kanner A, Mazarati A, Mula M, Smith ML, Omisade A, Tellez-Zenteno J, Hermann B. The Relevance of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Cognitive Problems in New-onset Epilepsy-Current Knowledge and Understanding. Epilepsy & Behavior 2015;51:199–209.
72. Voll A, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Buckley S, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Predicting drug resistance in adult patients with generalized epilepsy: A case-control study. Epilepsy Behav 2015;9;53:126-130.
73. Ladino LD, Voll A, Dash D, Sutherland W, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Téllez-Zenteno JF, Moien-Afshari F. StatNet Electroencephalogram: A Fast and Reliable Option to Diagnose Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus in Emergency Setting. Can J Neurol Sci. 2016 Feb 11:1-7. In press.
74. Ladino LD, Rizvi S, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Epilepsy through the ages: An artistic point of view. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Apr;57(Pt B):255-64.
75. Ladino L, Tellez-Zenteno JF. Tlazolteotl, the Aztec goddess of epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behaviour. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 Feb 24;57(Pt A):60-68.
76. Hernández-Ronquillo L, Buckley S, Ladino-Malagon L, Wu A, Moien-Afshari F, Rizvi S, Téllez-Zenteno JF. How many patients with temporal epilepsy do not require epilepsy surgery? An approach to the concept of mild course temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2016;12;122:37-43.
77. Rizvi S, Hernandez-Ronquillo L, Moien-Afshari F, Hunter G, Waterhouse K, Dash D, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Evaluating the single seizure clinic model: Findings from a Canadian Center. J Neurol Sci 2016:367;203–210.
78. Ladino LD, Balaguera P, Rascovsky S, Delgado J, Llano J, Hernández-Ronquillo L, Gómez-Arias B, Téllez-Zenteno JF. Clinical Benefit of 3 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Rescanning in Patients with Focal Epilepsy and Negative 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Rev Invest Clin. 2016 May-Jun;68(3):112-8.
  The series of articles related with myasthenia gravis (articles 4, 7, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22) constitutes the first clinical description of patients with myasthenia gravis in Latin America assessing several aspects as clinical characteristics, genetic markers, seropositivity, associated conditions, and response after thymectomy. All these articles have been cited internationally. The American Academy of Neurology granted this work with the Bruce S. Schoenberg International Award in Neuroepidemiology.