James Howard Bower, MD

  • 7505 Citations
  • 46 Scopus h-Index
19952020

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Research Output

2007

Increased risk of depressive and anxiety disorders in relatives of patients with Parkinson disease

Arabia, G., Grossardt, B. R., Geda, Y. E., Carlin, J. M., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Maraganore, D. M. & Rocca, W. A., Dec 1 2007, In : Archives of General Psychiatry. 64, 12, p. 1385-1392 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Increased risk of essential tremor in first-degree relatives of patients with Parkinson's disease

Rocca, W. A., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Elbaz, A., Grossardt, B. R., McDonnell, S. K., Schaid, D. J. & Maraganore, D. M., Aug 15 2007, In : Movement Disorders. 22, 11, p. 1607-1614 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Mapping Africa's way into prominence in the field of neurology

Owolabi, M. O., Bower, J. H. & Ogunniyi, A., Dec 1 2007, In : Archives of neurology. 64, 12, p. 1696-1700 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

46 Scopus citations

Neurology training in Africa: The Ethiopian experience

Zebenigus, M., Zenebe, G. & Bower, J. H., Jul 1 2007, In : Nature Clinical Practice Neurology. 3, 7, p. 412-413 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Number of children and risk of Parkinson's disease

Frigerio, R., Breteler, M. M. B., De Lau, L. M. L., Sanft, K. R., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Grossardt, B. R., De Andrade, M., Maraganore, D. M. & Rocca, W. A., Apr 15 2007, In : Movement Disorders. 22, 5, p. 632-639 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Risk of cognitive impairment or dementia in relatives of patients with Parkinson disease

Rocca, W. A., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Elbaz, A., Grossardt, B. R., McDonnell, S. K., Schaid, D. J. & Maraganore, D. M., Oct 1 2007, In : Archives of neurology. 64, 10, p. 1458-1464 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

The burden of inpatient neurologic disease in two Ethiopian hospitals

Bower, J. H., Asmera, J., Zebenigus, M., Sandroni, P., Bower, S. M. & Zenebe, G., Jan 2007, In : Neurology. 68, 5, p. 338-342 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Unusual compulsive behaviors primarily related to dopamine agonist therapy in Parkinson's disease and multiple system atrophy

McKeon, A., Josephs, K. A., Klos, K. J., Hecksel, K., Bower, J. H., Michael Bostwick, J. & Eric Ahlskog, J., Dec 1 2007, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 13, 8, p. 516-519 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Whole-body tremulousness: Isolated generalized polymyoclonus

McKeon, A., Pittock, S. J., Glass, G. A., Josephs, K. A., Bower, J. H., Lennon, V. A. & Ahlskog, J. E., Sep 1 2007, In : Archives of neurology. 64, 9, p. 1318-1322 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2008

A pilot clinical trial of creatine and minocycline in early parkinson disease: 18-month results

The NINDS NET-PD Investigators, Jan 1 2008, In : Clinical Neuropharmacology. 31, 3, p. 141-150 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Scopus citations

Increased risk of parkinsonism in women who underwent oophorectomy before menopause

Rocca, W. A., Bower, J. H., Maraganore, D. M., Ahlskog, J. E., Grossardt, B. R., De Andrade, M. & Melton, L. J., Jan 2008, In : Neurology. 70, 3, p. 200-209 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

192 Scopus citations

Long-term risk of depressive and anxiety symptoms after early bilateral oophorectomy

Rocca, W. A., Grossardt, B. R., Geda, Y. E., Gostout, B. S., Bower, J. H., Maraganore, D. M., De Andrade, M. & Melton, L. J., Dec 1 2008, In : Menopause. 15, 6, p. 1050-1059 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Scopus citations

The spectrum of disorders presenting as adult-onset focal lower extremity dystonia

McKeon, A., Matsumoto, J. Y., Bower, J. H. & Ahlskog, J. E., Dec 1 2008, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 14, 8, p. 613-619 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
2009

Anemia or low hemoglobin levels preceding Parkinson disease: A case-control study

Savica, R., Grossardt, B. R., Carlin, J. M., Icen, M., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Maraganore, D. M., Steensma, D. P. & Rocca, W. A., Oct 2009, In : Neurology. 73, 17, p. 1381-1387 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

A screening instrument to measure the prevalence of neurological disability in resource-poor settings

Bower, J. H., Howlett, W., Maro, V. P., Wangai, H., Sirima, N. & Reyburn, H., Apr 1 2009, In : Neuroepidemiology. 32, 4, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Bell's palsy preceding Parkinson's disease: A case-control study

Savica, R., Bower, J. H., Maraganore, D. M., Grossardt, B. R. & Rocca, W. A., Jul 30 2009, In : Movement Disorders. 24, 10, p. 1530-1533 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Frequency of new-onset pathologic compulsive gambling or hypersexuality after drug treatment of idiopathic Parkinson disease

Bostwick, J. M., Hecksel, K. A., Stevens, S. R., Bower, J. H. & Ahlskog, J. E., Apr 2009, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 84, 4, p. 310-316 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Medical records documentation of constipation preceding Parkinson disease: A case-control study

Savica, R., Carlin, J. M., Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E., Maraganore, D. M., Bharucha, A. E. & Rocca, W. A., Nov 2009, In : Neurology. 73, 21, p. 1752-1758 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

193 Scopus citations

Pessimistic, Anxious, and Depressive Personality Traits Predict All-Cause Mortality: The Mayo Clinic Cohort Study of Personality and Aging

Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Geda, Y. E., Colligan, R. C. & Rocca, W. A., Jun 2009, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 71, 5, p. 491-500 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Polymyoclonus, laryngospasm, and cerebellar ataxia associated with adenocarcinoma and multiple neural cation channel autoantibodies

Lim, S. Y., Mason, W. P., Young, N. P., Chen, R., Bower, J. H., McKeon, A., Pittock, S. J. & Lang, A. E., Nov 27 2009, In : Archives of neurology. 66, 10, p. 1285-1287 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Psychogenic tremor: Long term prognosis in patients with electrophysiologically-confirmed disease

McKeon, A., Ahlskog, J. E., Bower, J. H., Josephs, K. A. & Matsumoto, J. Y., Jan 15 2009, In : Movement Disorders. 24, 1, p. 72-76 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations
2010

A comparison of depression, anxiety, and health status in patients with progressive supranuclear palsy and multiple system atrophy

Schrag, A., Sheikh, S., Quinn, N. P., Lees, A. J., Selai, C., Mathias, C., Litvan, I., Lang, A. E., Bower, J. H., Burn, D. J., Low, P. & Jahanshahi, M., Jun 15 2010, In : Movement Disorders. 25, 8, p. 1077-1081 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Scopus citations

Anxious personality predicts an increased risk of parkinson's disease

Bower, J. H., Grossardt, B. R., Maraganore, D. M., Ahlskog, J. E., Colligan, R. C., Geda, Y. E., Therneau, T. M. & Rocca, W. A., Oct 15 2010, In : Movement Disorders. 25, 13, p. 2105-2113 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Scopus citations

Dopamine agonists and Othello's syndrome

Graff-Radford, J., Ahlskog, J. E., Bower, J. H. & Josephs, K. A., Dec 1 2010, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 16, 10, p. 680-682 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Novelty seeking and introversion do not predict the long-term risk of Parkinson disease

Arabia, G., Grossardt, B. R., Colligan, R. C., Bower, J. H., Maraganore, D. M., Ahlskog, J. E., Geda, Y. E. & Rocca, W. A., Jul 27 2010, In : Neurology. 75, 4, p. 349-357 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2011

Dopamine agonist-triggered pathological behaviors: Surveillance in the PD clinic reveals high frequencies

Hassan, A., Bower, J. H., Kumar, N., Matsumoto, J. Y., Fealey, R. D., Josephs, K. A. & Ahlskog, J. E., May 1 2011, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 17, 4, p. 260-264 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

Is the answer for Parkinson disease already in the medicine cabinet? Unfortunately not.

Bower, J. H. & Ritz, B., Mar 8 2011, In : Neurology. 76, 10, p. 854-855 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Is the answer for Parkinson disease already in the medicine cabinet? Unfortunately not

Bower, J. H. & Ritz, B., Mar 2011, In : Neurology. 76, 10, p. 854-855 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Measuring quality of life in progressive supranuclear palsy: The PSP-QoL

Schrag, A., Hobart, J., Selai, C., Quinn, N., Lees, A. J., Litvan, I., Lang, A., Bower, J. H. & Burn, D., Jan 1 2011, Quality of Life Measurement in Neurodegenerative and Related Conditions. Cambridge University Press, p. 52-59 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2012

Autopsy confirmed multiple system atrophy cases: Mayo experience and role of autonomic function tests

Iodice, V., Lipp, A., Ahlskog, J. E., Sandroni, P., Fealey, R. D., Parisi, J. E., Matsumoto, J. Y., Benarroch, E. E., Kimpinski, K., Singer, W., Gehrking, T. L., Gehrking, J. A., Sletten, D. M., Schmeichel, A. M., Bower, J. H., Gilman, S., Figueroa, J. & Low, P. A., Apr 2012, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 83, 4, p. 453-459 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations

Clinical failure of botulinum toxin A in movement disorders

Savica, R., Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Klassen, B. T. & Matsumoto, J. Y., Jan 1 2012, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 18, 1, p. 73-75 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Validity of a screening instrument for neurologic disability in resource-poor African communities

Bower, J. H., Mwendo, E., Walker, R., Maro, V., Enquosellasie, F. & Ali, S., Sep 15 2012, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 320, 1-2, p. 52-55 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2013

Autoimmune chorea in adults

O'Toole, O., Lennon, V. A., Ahlskog, J. E., Matsumoto, J. Y., Pittock, S. J., Bower, J., Fealey, R., Lachance, D. H. & McKeon, A., Mar 19 2013, In : Neurology. 80, 12, p. 1133-1144 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Creation of the AAN Global Health Section, Part I: introduction and background.

Lee, A. C., Chin, J., Birbeck, G. L., Bower, J. H. & Meyer, A. C., May 28 2013, In : Neurology. 80, 22, p. 2062-2064 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Global perspectives

Lee, A. C., Chin, J., Birbeck, G. L., Bower, J. & Meyer, A. C., May 28 2013, In : Neurology. 80, 22, p. 2062-2063 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Global perspectives

Lee, A. C., Chin, J., Birbeck, G. L., Bower, J. & Meyer, A. C., Jun 4 2013, In : Neurology. 80, 23, p. 2151-2153 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

4 Scopus citations

Incidence and pathology of synucleinopathies and tauopathies related to parkinsonism

Savica, R., Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E. & Rocca, W. A., Jul 2013, In : JAMA neurology. 70, 7, p. 859-866 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Incidence of dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson disease dementia

Savica, R., Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Boeve, B. F., Ahlskog, J. E. & Rocca, W. A., Nov 2013, In : JAMA neurology. 70, 11, p. 1396-1402 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Risk factors for Parkinson's disease may differ in men and women: An exploratory study

Savica, R., Grossardt, B. R., Bower, J. H., Ahlskog, J. E. & Rocca, W. A., Feb 1 2013, In : Hormones and Behavior. 63, 2, p. 308-314 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

37 Scopus citations
2014

Addressing neurologic needs in sub-Saharan Africa: An opportunity for multisociety cooperation

Bower, J. H., Diop, A. G., Gouider, R. & Schmutzhard, E., Sep 1 2014, In : Neurology. 83, 13, p. 1207-1209 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Improving the consent process for neuroepidemiologic research in resource-poor settings

Meta, J., Nasuwa, F., Mwendo, E., Reyburn, H. & Bower, J. H., Mar 11 2014, In : Neurology. 82, 10, p. 895-897 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Multiple system atrophy: Prognostic indicators of survival

Figueroa, J. J., Singer, W., Parsaik, A., Benarroch, E. E., Ahlskog, J. E., Fealey, R. D., Parisi, J. E., Sandroni, P., Mandrekar, J., Iodice, V., Low, P. A. & Bower, J. H., Aug 2014, In : Movement Disorders. 29, 9, p. 1151-1157 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

When Drinking Makes the Tremor Worse: A Task-Specific Orolingual Tremor

O'Gorman, C. M., Bower, J. H., Matsumoto, J. Y., Kantarci, O. H. & Kumar, N., Sep 1 2014, In : Movement Disorders Clinical Practice. 1, 3, p. 237-239 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2015

Athlete's Dystonia. An Occupational Hazard of Athletes

Cutsforth-Gregory, J. K. & Bower, J. H., Jul 1 2015, In : Minnesota medicine.. 98, 7, p. 42-43 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Clinical features and autonomic testing predict survival in multiple system atrophy

Coon, E., Sletten, D. M., Suarez, M. D., Mandrekar, J., Ahlskog, J. E., Bower, J. H., Matsumoto, J. Y., Silber, M. H., Benarroch, E. E., Fealey, R. D., Sandroni, P., Low, P. A. & Singer, W., Dec 1 2015, In : Brain. 138, 12, p. 3623-3631 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Hyoid muscle dystonia: A distinct focal dystonia syndrome

Norby, E., Orbelo, D., Strand, E., Duffy, J., Ekbom, D., Bower, J. H. & Matsumoto, J., Oct 1 2015, In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 21, 10, p. 1210-1213 4 p., 2745.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Repetitive exercise dystonia: A difficult to treat hazard of runner and non-runner athletes

Cutsforth-Gregory, J. K., Ahlskog, J. E., McKeon, A. B., Burnett, M. S., Matsumoto, J. Y., Hassan, A. & Bower, J. H., Nov 11 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2016

Development and validation of a carers quality-of-life questionnaire for parkinsonism (PQoL Carers)

Pillas, M., Selai, C., Quinn, N. P., Lees, A., Litvan, I., Lang, A., Bower, J., Burn, D., Low, P. & Schrag, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Quality of Life Research. 25, 1, p. 81-88 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Highly specific radiographic marker predates clinical diagnosis in progressive supranuclear palsy

Owens, E., Krecke, K., Ahlskog, J. E., Fealey, R., Hassan, A., Josephs, K. A., Klassen, B., Matsumoto, J. & Bower, J. H., Feb 1 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Parkinsonism and Related Disorders.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations