Recent Papers

Representative Presentations and Publications (2000-present) (last modified: August 2018)

  • Bonesteel, K., Buchtel, H.A. and Ross, S. (2000) Predicting side of epileptogenic focus using weighted scores on neuropsychological tests. (abstract) Presented to the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Denver CO February 8-11, 2000.
  • Buchtel, H.A. and Badiani, A. (2000) La psicologia fisiologica prima e dopo la messa a punto della reazione nera da parte di Camillo Golgi. Atti della Accademia di Medicina di Torino. July, 2000.
  • Kluin, K.J., Passaro, E.A., Kutluay, E., Ross, D.A., Buchtel, H.A. and Beydoun, A. (2000) Predictors of language outcome following dominant anterior temporal lobectomy (ATL). Presented to the American Epilepsy Society Meeting, December 2000. (abstract)
  • Johnson, M., Buchtel, H.A., Gordon, J. and Adams, K.M. (2001) Experience with brain injury and feigning impairment on the Rey 15-item test. Presented to the International Neuropsychological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, February 14-17, 2001.
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2001) Left and right hemisphere contributions to physiognomic and verbal discrimination. Neuropsychology, 15:597-606. (abstract) – PDF of Article
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2001) Editorial: Introduction to forum on impact factors. Cortex, 37:455-456. Text of essay
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2002) “Temporal Lobes”. V.S. Ramachandran (Ed.) Encyclopedia of the Human Brain. San Diego : Academic Press.
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2002) “Auditory Agnosia” V.S. Ramachandran (Ed.) Encyclopedia of the Human Brain. San Diego : Academic Press.
  • Buchtel, H.A., Passaro, E., Selwa, L.M., Deveikis, J. and Gomez-Hassan, D. (2002) Sodium methohexital (Brevital) as anesthetic in the Wada Test. Epilepsia, 43(9):1056-1061 Abstract.
  • Kostoff, R.L., Buchtel, H.A., Andrews, J. and Pfeil, K.M. (2005) The hidden structure of neuropsychology: Text Mining of the Journal Cortex: 1991-2001. Cortex, 41:103-115. Abstract – and – PDF of article
  • Bogdanova, O., Buchtel, H.A. and Minecan, D. (2006), Memory Outcome after Left and Right Temporal Lobectomy in Patients with Symmetrical and Reversed Wada Memory Asymmetry Scores. American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, November 30-December 5, 2006 Abstract
  • Buchtel, H.A. and Sergio Della Sala (2006) Editorial: Impact Factor: Does the 80/20 Rule apply to CORTEX? Cortex 42:1064-1065 Text of essay
  • Nagesh, V., Tsien, C.I., Buchtel, H.A., Sundgren, P.C., Chenevert, T.L., Junck, L., Rogers, L., Lawrence, T.S. & Cao, Y. (2007) Diffusion tensor imaging: A possible biomarker for early prediction of delayed radiation-induced neurocognitive changes in ceregral tumor patients. International Journal of Radiation Oncology – Biology – Physics. 69:S66. PDF
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2007) Paralytic strabismus in the cat: Effects on behaviour and visual cortical organization. Presented at “The Physiology of Mind”, a workshop celebrating the scientific career of Giovanni Berlucchi, M.D. November 15-17, 2007, Pavia, Italy.
  • Cao, Y., Tsien, C., Sundgren, P., Nagesh, V., Normolle, D., Buchtel, H., Junck, L., and Lawrence, T.S., (2008) DCE MRI as a biomarker for delayed radiation-induced neurocognitive dysfunctions. Presented at ASTRO Translational Advances in Radiation Oncology and Cancer Imaging Symposium, October 17-18, 2008, Arlington, Va.
  • Nagesh, V., Tsien, C., Sundgren, P., Buchtel, H., Chenevert, T., Junck, L., Rogers, L., Lawrence, T.S., and Cao, Y. (2008) DTI as a Biomarker for Neurotoxicity after Irradiation. Presented at ASTRO Translational Advances in Radiation Oncology and Cancer Imaging Symposium, October 17-18, 2008, Arlington, Va.
  • Schuler E, Buchtel H & Hudson L. (2008) Older patients are less likely to achieve seizure freedom and more likely to have neuropsychological decline than younger patients after epilepsy surgery. Presented to the 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Seattle, Washington, December 5-9, 2008. Abstract
  • Buchtel, H.A., Berlucchi, G. and Mascetti, G.G. (2008). Behavioural and electrophysiological analysis of strabismus in cats: Modern context. Experimental Brain Research. Online Online Publication and Exp. Br. Res., (2009) 192(3): 359-367 Article
  • Berlucchi, G & Buchtel, H.A. (2008) Neuronal Plasticity: Historical Roots and Evolution of Meaning. Experimental Brain Research. Abstract Online Publication
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2008) Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention in Epilepsy. Invited address to the Epilepsy Today Conference of the Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan, Traverse City, November 6, 2008.
  • Buchtel HA and Bieliauskas LA. (2008) Chapter 16: Anticonvulsants. In Berent S. & Albers JW. (Eds) Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological Perspectives, Vol. III, Central Nervous System. London and New York: Taylor and Francis.
  • Ransom MT, Brewer J, Wright SL, Persad CC, Giordani B, Bieliauskas LA, Berent S, Buchtel HA, & Langenecker SA. (2009) Does Executive Functioning Differentiate Patients with MCI and Depression from Those with Depression Alone? Presented at the 37th annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Atlanta, GA. February, 2009.
  • Cao Y, Feng F, Tsien CI, Sundgren P, Normolle D, Buchtel H, Junck L, Lawrence TS. (2009) Can Sparing the Hippocampus Save Memory Function after Brain Irradiation? International Journal of Radiation Oncology, 75: S127-128. Abstract
  • Buchtel, H.A. & Selwa, L.M. (2009) Neuropsychological Aspects of Epilepsy. In I. Grant and K.M. Adams (Eds.) Neuropsychological Assessment of Neuropsychiatric and Neuromedical Disorders, 3rd Edition.
  • Cao Y, Tsien CI, Sundgren PC, Nagesh V, Normolle D, Buchtel H, Junck L, Lawrence TS. (2009) Dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging as a biomarker for prediction of radiation-induced neurocognitive dysfunction. Clinical Cancer Research, 15:1747-1754. Abstract – PDF (260K)
  • Buchtel, H.A. (2010) ” The Centrality of Music in Our Lives and Our Minds.” PsycCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books.
  • Engel J Jr, McDermott MP, Wiebe S, Langfitt JT, Erba G, Gardiner I, Stern J, Dewar S, Sperling MR, Jacobs M, Kieburtz K; Early Randomized Surgical Epilepsy Trial (ERSET) Study Group. Collaborators Axelrod S, Barry J, Beach RL, Berg M, Blum D, Brook R, Browne T, Buchtel H, Burchfiel J, Cahan L, Calvano M, Caplan R, Cloyd J, Cole A, Cunningham W, DiBiaso P, Fisher R, Foldvary N, French J, Fried I, Goodman R, Halkar R, Hauser A, Henry T, Hoch D, Hudgins P, Karceski S, Kayson E, Lopez F, Mathern G, Morrell M, Nicholl J, Passaro E, Pellock J, Risinger M, Sagher O, Schachter S, Shields WD, Shinaman A, Spencer D, Swarztrauber K, Treiman D, Van Ness P, Vickrey B, Vinters H, Walczak T, Wilmore J, Wyler A. (2010) Design considerations for a multicenter randomized controlled trial of early surgery for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2010 Oct;51(10):1978-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2010.02641.x.
  • Chapman CH, Nagest V, Sundgren PC, Buchtel H, Chenevert, TL, Junck L, Lawrence TS, Tsien CI & Cao Y. (Accepted 2011) Diffusion tensor imaging of normal appearing white matter as a biomarker for radiation-induced late delayed cognitive decline. International Journal of Radiation, Oncology, Biology and Physics. PDF
  • Buchtel, H.A., Tree, H., Kelly, D & Zepelin, C. (2012) Does the instruction “Do not lift your pencil” affect times for the Trail Making Test? Presented at the 40 th annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Montreal, PQ, Canada. February, 2012.
  • Jerome Engel, Jr., MD, PhD; Michael P. McDermott, PhD; Samuel Wiebe, MD; John T. Langfitt, PhD; John M. Stern, MD; Sandra Dewar, RN; Michael R. Sperling, MD; Irenita Gardiner, RN; Giuseppe Erba, MD; Itzhak Fried, MD, PhD; Margaret Jacobs; Harry V. Vinters, MD; Scott Mintzer, MD; Karl Kieburtz, MD; for the Early Randomized Surgical Epilepsy Trial (ERSET) Study Group [including
  • Buchtel, H.A.] (2012) Surgery is effective in early drug resistant temporal lobe epilepsy: Results of a randomized, controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Association, 307(9):922-930. doi: 10.1001/jama.2012.220 PDF
  • Hatcher, R.L. & Buchtel, H.A. Postdoctoral Training in Clinical Psychology. (2014) In John C. Norcross, Gary R. VandenBos, & Donald K. Freedheim; Associate Editor for Volume V: Linda F. Campbell (Eds.) APA Handbook of Clinical Psychology. Volume V: Education and Profession.
  • Mihaylova, T., Khan, F., Buchtel, H.A., Sagher, O. & Selwa, L.M. (2015). Outcomes of epilepsy surgery for medically refractory temporal lobe epilepsy in older patients. Medical Research Archives. 2:1-13.
  • Beimer, N.J., Buchtel, H.A. & Glynn, S.M. (2015). One center’s experience with complications during the Wada Test. Epilepsia. 56(8): e110-e113. ISSN: 0013-9580, 1528-1167 DOIs: 10.1111/epi.13046
  • Buchtel. H.A. (2016). The Wada Test and fMRI in Presurgery Language and Memory Assessment: Is Newer Necessarily Better? Presented to the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver CO, August 4, 2016. The Clinical Neuropsychologist 01/2016; 30(5):713-713.
  • Chapman, C.H., Zhu, T., Nazem-Zadeh, M., Tao, Y., Buchtel, H.A., Tsien, C.I., Lawrence, T.S. and Cao, Y. (2016). Diffusion tensor imaging predicts cognitive function change following partial brain radiotherapy for low-grade and benign tumors. Radiotherapy and Oncology, 120(2):234-40. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2016.06.021. Epub 2016 Jul 11.
  • Kostoff, R.N., Zhang, Y., Ma, J., Porter, A.L., Buchtel, H.A. (2017) Prevention and reversal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Georgia Institute of Technology. PDF. https://smartech.gatech.edu/handle/1853/56646
  • Kostoff, R.N., Porter, A.L., Buchtel, H.A. (2018) Prevention and reversal of Alzheimer’s disease: treatment protocol. Georgia Institute of Technology. 2018. PDF. https://smartech.gatech.edu/handle/1853/59311

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    Recent Translations (in progress):
    Aglioti, S.M. and Berlucchi, G. (in progress 2017-2018). Neurophobia: Who is Afraid of the Brain. Oxford: Oxford University Press (Translated from the Italian, “Neurofobia: Chi ha Paura del Cervello?”

Last modified 29 August 2018 (HAB)