Selected Publications

  1. Comorbidities of epilepsy: results from the Epilepsy Comorbidities and Health (EPIC) survey.
    Ottman R, Lipton RB, Ettinger AB, Cramer JA, Reed ML, Morrison A, Wan GJ.
    Epilepsia 2011;52:308-315.
  2. Accuracy of family history information on epilepsy and other seizure disorders.
    Ottman R, Barker-Cummings C, Leibson CL, Vasoli VM, Hauser WA, Buchhalter JR. Neurology 2011;76:390-396.
  3. Genetic testing in the epilepsies--report of the ILAE Genetics Commission. Ottman R, Hirose S, Jain S, Lerche H, Lopes-Cendes I, Noebels JL, Serratosa J, et al.
    Epilepsia 2010;51:655-670.
  4. Validation of a brief screening instrument for the ascertainment of epilepsy.
    Ottman R, Barker-Cummings C, Leibson CL, Vasoli VM, Hauser WA, Buchhalter JR.
    Epilepsia 2010;51:191-197.
  5. Novel susceptibility locus at chromosome 6q16.3-22.31 in a family with GEFS+.
    Poduri A, Wang Y, Gordon D, Barral-Rodriguez S, Barker-Cummings C, Ulgen A, Chitsazzadeh V, et al.
    Neurology 2009;73:1264-1272.
  6. Penetrance of LGI1 mutations in autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features.
    Rosanoff MJ, Ottman R.
    Neurology 2008;71:567-571.
  7. Phenotypic concordance in 70 families with IGE-implications for genetic studies of epilepsy.
    Kinirons P, Rabinowitz D, Gravel M, Long J, Winawer M, Senechal G, Ottman R, et al.
    Epilepsy Research 2008;82:21-28.
  8. Ethical, legal, and social dimensions of epilepsy genetics.
    Shostak S, Ottman R.
    Epilepsia 2006;47:1595-1602.
  9. Classification of partial seizure symptoms in genetic studies of the epilepsies.
    Choi H, Winawer MR, Kalachikov S, Pedley TA, Hauser WA, Ottman R.
    Neurology 2006;66:1648-1653.
  10. Familial clustering of seizure types within the idiopathic generalized epilepsies.
    Winawer MR, Marini C, Grinton BE, Rabinowitz D, Berkovic SF, Scheffer IE, Ottman R.
    Neurology 2005;65:523-528.
  11. Recruitment of families for genetic studies of epilepsy.
    Ottman R, Berenson K, Barker-Cummings C. Epilepsia 2005;46:290-297.
  12. Analysis of genetically complex epilepsies. Ottman R.
    Epilepsia 2005;46 Suppl 10:7-14.
  13. LGI1 mutations in autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features.
    Ottman R, Winawer MR, Kalachikov S, Barker-Cummings C, Gilliam TC, Pedley TA, Hauser WA.
    Neurology 2004;62:1120-1126.
  14. Genetic influences on myoclonic and absence seizures.
    Winawer MR, Rabinowitz D, Pedley TA, Hauser WA, Ottman R.
    Neurology 2003;61:1576-1581.
  15. Evidence for distinct genetic influences on generalized and localization-related epilepsy.
    Winawer MR, Rabinowitz D, Barker-Cummings C, Scheuer ML, Pedley TA, Hauser WA, Ottman R.
    Epilepsia 2003;44:1176-1182.
  16. Four new families with autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features: clinical description and linkage to chromosome 10q24.
    Winawer MR, Martinelli Boneschi F, Barker-Cummings C, Lee JH, Liu J, Mekios C, Gilliam TC, et al.
    Epilepsia 2002;43:60-67.
  17. Mutations in LGI1 cause autosomal-dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features.
    Kalachikov S, Evgrafov O, Ross B, Winawer M, Barker-Cummings C, Martinelli Boneschi F, Choi C, et al.
    Nature Genetics 2002;30:335-341.
  18. ILAE genetics commission conference report: molecular analysis of complex genetic epilepsies.
    Anderson E, Berkovic S, Dulac O, Gardiner M, Jain S, Laue Friis M, Lindhout D, et al.
    Epilepsia 2002;43:1262-1267.
  19. Autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features: defining the phenotype.
    Winawer MR, Ottman R, Hauser WA, Pedley TA.
    Neurology 2000;54:2173-2176.
  20. Are generalized and localization-related epilepsies genetically distinct?
    Ottman R, Lee JH, Hauser WA, Risch N.
    Archives of Neurology 1998;55:339-344.
  21. Genetic epidemiology of epilepsy.
    Ottman R.
    Epidemiologic Reviews 1997;19:120-128.
  22. Is the comorbidity of epilepsy and migraine due to a shared genetic susceptibility?
    Ottman R, Lipton RB.
    Neurology 1996;47:918-924.
  23. Clinical indicators of genetic susceptibility to epilepsy.
    Ottman R, Lee JH, Risch N, Hauser WA, Susser M.
    Epilepsia 1996;37:353-361.
  24. Relations of genetic and environmental factors in the etiology of epilepsy.
    Ottman R, Annegers JF, Risch N, Hauser WA, Susser M.
    Annals of Neurology 1996;39:442-449.