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Farah Atassi, MD

Instructor in Neurology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Instructor, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Publications

Neuropsychological changes following deep brain stimulation surgery for Parkinson's disease: Comparisons of treatment at pallidal and subthalamic targets versus best medical therapy
Rothlind, JC, York, MK, Carlson, K, Luo, P, Marks, WJ, Weaver, FM, Stern, M, Follett, K, Reda, D, Ippolito, D, Stoner, G, Barnett, T, Bukowski, K, DeNicolo, R, Hur, K, Jimenez, J, Motyka, J, Simon, T, Thakkar, B, Woolson, R, Fye, C, Gagne, W, Harris, C, Heemskerk, J, Moy, C, Sheehy, P, OLeary, T, Huang, GD, Fiore, L, Hall, R, Stroupe, K, Burchiel, K, Koller, W, Pahwa, R, Sagher, O, Bakay, R, Chappell, R, Hart, R, Holloway, R, McCabe, G, Schenkman, M, Taha, J, Buckelew, J, Garin, M, Matzek, S, Smith, D, Bronstein, J, Duda, J, Hogarth, P, Holloway, K, Horn, S, Lai, EC, Samii, A, Atassi, F, Bello, C, Bunting-Perry, L, Conn, T, Cugley, A, Eubank, N, Fincher, L, Franks, R, Harris, T, Haselman, M, Heath, S, Hirsch, M, Janovsky, V, Lanier, E, Lloyd, M, Loehner, S, OConnor, S, Ordonez, L, Maccarone, H, Massey-Makhoul, K, Matthews, M, Meyn, E, Mimura, K, Morrow, W, Searles, T, Valotta, J, Vasthare, U, Volz, M, Ward, C, Warker, R, Watson, H, Willson, P, Baron, M, Brodsky, M, Calabrese, V, Campbell, G, Colcher, A, Farag, E, Henry, E, Hou, JG, Kang, G, Kleiner-Fisman, G, Kraakevik, J, Nutt, J, Ostrem, J, Sarwar, A, Subramanian, I, Vanek, Z, Baltuch, G, Salles, AD, Eller, J, Larson, P, Simpson, R, Starr, P, Carne, W, Erikson, T, Kreutzer, J, Mendez, M, Moberg, P, Ragland, J, Seel, R, Soety, E, Storzbach, D, Troster, A & Jaggi, J 2014, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. DOI:

Effect of subthalamic nucleus or globus pallidus interna stimulation on oculomotor function in patients with parkinson's disease
Fridley, J, Adams, G, Sun, P, York, M, Atassi, F, Lai, E, Simpson, R, Viswanathan, A & Yoshor, D 2013, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, vol 91, no. 2, pp. 113-121. DOI:

Assessment of appropriate medication administration for hospitalized patients with Parkinson's disease
Hou, JG, Wu, LJ, Moore, S, Ward, C, York, M, Atassi, F, Fincher, L, Nelson, N, Sarwar, A & Lai, EC 2012, Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, vol 18, no. 4, pp. 377-381. DOI:

Impaired olfaction and other prodromal features in the Parkinson At-Risk Syndrome study
Siderowf, A, Jennings, D, Eberly, S, Oakes, D, Hawkins, KA, Ascherio, A, Stern, MB, Marek, K, Russell, D, Fiocco, A, Cotto, C, Sethi, K, Jackson, P, Frank, S, Hohler, A, Thomas, CA, James, RC, Simuni, T, Borushko, E, Stern, M, Rick, J, Hauser, R, Khavarian, L, McClain, T, Richard, I, Deely, C, Liang, GS, Reys, L, Adler, CH, Duffy, AK, Saunders-Pullman, R, Evatt, ML, McGinn, L, Lai, E, Johnson, S, Atassi, F, DeBakey, ME, Subramanian, I, Gratiano, A, Chung, K, Lobb, B, OConner, S, Albelo, MR, Cioffi, C, Gadoury, A, Howard, B, Iannucci, V, Lasch, S, Mendick, S, Miles, D, Miles, K, Virden, E & Wisniewski, G 2012, Movement Disorders, vol 27, no. 3, pp. 406-412. DOI:

Five-year follow-up of unilateral posteroventral pallidotomy in Parkinson's disease
Strutt, AM, Lai, EC, Jankovic, J, Atassi, F, Soety, EM, Levin, HS, Grossman, RG & York, MK 2009, Surgical Neurology, vol 71, no. 5, pp. 551-558. DOI:

Short and long-term motor and cognitive outcome of staged bilateral pallidotomy: A retrospective analysis
York, MK, Lai, EC, Jankovic, J, MacIas, A, Atassi, F, Levin, HS & Grossman, RG 2007, Acta Neurochirurgica, vol 149, no. 9, pp. 857-866. DOI:

Modafinil for daytime somnolence in Parkinson's disease: Double blind, placebo controlled parallel trial
Ondo, WG, Fayle, R, Atassi, F & Jankovic, J 2005, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, vol 76, no. 12, pp. 1636-1639. DOI:

Daytime sleepiness and other sleep disorders in Parkinson's disease
Ondo, WG, Dat Vuong, K, Khan, H, Atassi, F, Kwak, C & Jankovic, J 2001, Neurology, vol 57, no. 8, pp. 1392-1396.