Departamento de Neurologia da Faculdade de Medicina da USP

Informações gerais

Responsável: Prof. Dr. Gerson Chadi
Substituto: Dr. Edmar Zanoteli

Endereço e telefones:
F. M. - 2º andar - sala 2119
3061-7460 / 3062-2897

Grupos de pesquisa

Regeneração do sistema nervoso central e terapia celular
Prof. Dr. Gerson Chadi (

Neurocirurgia funcional
Prof. Dr. Raul Marino Júnior (

Neurofisiologia geral
Dr. Gerson Ballester (

Dor e Neuroestimulação
Prof. Dr. Manoel Jacobsen Teixeira

Regeneração do sistema nervoso periférico
Prof. Dr. José Píndaro Pereira Plese
Prof. Dr. Antônio João Tedesco Marchese
Prof. Dr. Mário Gilberto Siqueira
Dr. Roberto Sérgio Martins

Distúrbios do movimento
Prof. Dr. Egberto Reis Barbosa

Computação gráfica
Sr. José Falcetti
Srta. Carol Falcetti

Trabalhos recentes (2009)

Artigos publicados em revistas indexadas nas bases do ISI (Institute for Scientific Information)

  • ALVES RSC, Resende MBD, Skomro RP, Souza FJFB, Reed UC. Sleep and neuromuscular disorders in children. Sleep Medicine Reviews 2009 Apr;13(2):133-48.
  • BARBOSA ER, Machado AAC, Cancado ELR, Deguti MM, Scaff M. WILSON'S DISEASE A case report and a historical review. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Jun;67(2B):539-43.
  • BORLOT F, Soares MS, de Espindola AA, Reed UC, Matushita H, Teixeira MJ. Intramedullary Spinal Teratoma. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Sep;67(3A):733-5.
  • CARDOSO EF, Maia FM, Fregni F, Myczkowski ML, Melo LM, Sato JR, et al. Depression in Parkinson's disease: Convergence from voxel-based morphometry and functional magnetic resonance imaging in the limbic thalamus. Neuroimage 2009 Aug 15;47(2):467-72.
  • CERUTTI SM, Gomide VC, Ferrari EAD, Chadi G. Long-Term Astroglial Reaction and Neuronal Plasticity in the Subcortical Visual Pathways After a Complete Ablation of Telencephalon in Pigeons (Columba livia). International Journal of Neuroscience 2009;119(3):384-403.
  • CHADI G, Maximino JR, de Oliveira GP. The importance of molecular histology to study glial influence on neurodegenerative disorders. Focus on recent developed single cell laser microdissection. Journal of Molecular Histology 2009 Aug;40(4):241-50.
  • CHANG CV, Felicio AC, Toscanini AC, Teixeira MJ, da Cunha-Neto MBC. Pituitary Tumor Apoplexy. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Jun;67(2A):328-33.
  • DA COSTA MDL, Spitz M, Bacheschi LA, Leite CC, Lucato LT, Barbosa ER. Wilson's disease: two treatment modalities. Correlations to pretreatment and posttreatment brain MRI. Neuroradiology 2009 Oct;51(10):627-33.
  • DE ANDRADE AF, Paiva WS, de Amorim RLO, Figueiredo EG, Neto ER, Teixeira MJ. The Pathophysiological Mechanisms Following Traumatic Brain Injury. Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira 2009;55(1):75-81.
  • DE ANDRADE FG, de Aguiar PHP, Matushita H, Taricco MA, Oba-Shinjo SM, Marie SKN, et al. Intracranial and Spinal Ependymoma Series at Medical School, University of Sao Paulo. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Sep;67(3A):626-32.
  • DE OLIVEIRA GP, Maximino J, Lin C, Chadi G. A method to immunolabel rodent spinal cord neurons and glia for molecular study in specific laser microdissected cells involved in neurodegenerative disorders. Journal of Molecular Histology 2009 Jun;40(3):217-25.
  • DI FONZO A, Fabrizio E, Thomas A, Fincati E, Marconi R, Tinazzi M, et al. GIGYF2 mutations are not a frequent cause of familial Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders 2009 Nov;15(9):703-5.
  • FABRI GMC, Siqueira SRDT, Simione C, Nasri C, JacobsenTeixeira M, Siqueira JTT. Refractory Craniofacial Pain Is There A Role of Periodontal Disease As A Comorbidity? Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Jun;67(2B):474-9.
  • FIGUEIREDO EG, de Amorim RLO, Teixeira MJ. Remote Cerebellar Hemorrhage (Zebra Sign) in Vascular Neurosurgery: Pathophysiological Insights. Neurologia Medico-Chirurgica 2009 Jun;49(6):229-33.
  • FIGUEIREDO EG, Gomes MQT, Soga Y, Amorim RLO, Rosemberg S, Teixeira MJ. A Rare Case of Olfactory Groove Schwannoma. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Jun;67(2B):534-5.
  • FIGUEIREDO EG, Paiva WS, Gomes M, Flores JAC, Wen HT, Teixeira MJ. Modified abbreviated transcavernous approach to basilar artery aneurysms-Case report. Surgical Neurology 2009 Jan;71(1):25-9.
  • FIGUEIREDO EG, Paiva WS, Teixeira MJ. A Distal Aica Aneurysm. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Mar;67(1):112-4.
  • FIGUEIREDO EG, Paiva WS, Teixeira MJ. Extremely late development of pituitary carcinoma after surgery and radiotherapy. Journal of Neuro-Oncology 2009 Apr;92(2):219-22.
  • FONOFF ET, Araujo VP, de Oliveira YSA, Teixeira MJ. Neurovascular compression in painful tic convulsif. Acta Neurochirurgica 2009 Aug;151(8):989-93.
  • FONOFF ET, Dale CS, Pagano RL, Paccola CC, Ballester G, Teixeira MJ, et al. Antinociception induced by epidural motor cortex stimulation in naive conscious rats is mediated by the opioid system. Behavioural Brain Research 2009 Jan 3;196(1):63-70.
  • FONOFF ET, Pereira JF, Camargo LV, Dale CS, Pagano RL, Ballester G, et al. Functional mapping of the motor cortex of the rat using transdural electrical stimulation. Behavioural Brain Research 2009 Aug 24;202(1):138-41.
  • GOMIDE VC, Laureano MR, Silveira GA, Chadi G. Neuropeptide Y in Rat Spiral Ganglion Neurons and Inner Hair Cells of Organ of Corti and Effects of a Nontraumatic Acoustic Stimulation. International Journal of Neuroscience 2009;119(4):508-30.
  • GUZEN FP, Leme RJD, de Andrade MSR, de Luca BA, Chadi G. Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor added to a sciatic nerve fragment grafted in a spinal cord gap ameliorates motor impairments in rats and increases local axonal growth. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience 2009;27(1):1-16.
  • HEISE CO, Siqueira MG, Martins RS, Gherpelli JLD. Motor Nerve-Conduction Studies in Obstetric Brachial Plexopathy for a Selection of Patients with a Poor Outcome. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American Volume 2009 Jul;91A(7):1729-37.
  • ISOLAN GR, de Aguiar PHP, Laws ER, Strapasson ACP, Piltcher O. The implications of microsurgical anatomy for surgical approaches to the sellar region. Pituitary 2009 Dec;12(4):360-7.
  • MARTINS RS, Siqueira MG, Heise CO, Teixeira MJ. Transfer of A Fascicle from the Posterior Cord to the Suprascapular Nerve After Injury of the Upper Roots of the Brachial Plexus: Technical Case Report. Neurosurgery 2009 Oct;65(4):823-5.
  • PAIVA WS, Rusafa-Neto E, Amorim RLO, Figueiredo EG, de Andrade AF, Teixeira MJ. Occipital Condyle Fracture in A Patient with Head Trauma. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Mar;67(1):119-20.
  • PAIVA WS; de Andrade AF; Amorim RLO; Figueiredo EG; Matushita H; Teixeira M J. Monitorización de la presión intracraneal en niños con insuficiencia hepática fulminante. Rev Neurol. 2009 Feb 1-15;48(3):134-6.
  • PINTO FCG, Chavantes MC, Fonoff ET, Teixeira MJ. Treatment of Colloid Cysts of the Third Ventricle Through Neuroendoscopic Nd-Yag Laser Stereotaxis. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Dec;67(4):1082-7.
  • PINTO FCG, Matushita H, Furlan ALB, Alho EJ, Goldenberg DC, Bunduki V, et al. Surgical Treatment of Myelomeningocele Carried Out at ‘Time Zero' Immediately after Birth. Pediatric Neurosurgery 2009;45(2):114-8.
  • PISKE RL, Kanashiro LH, Paschoal E, Agner C, Lima SS, Aguiar PH. Evaluation of Onyx Hd-500 Embolic System in the Treatment of 84 Wide-Neck Intracranial Aneurysms. Neurosurgery 2009 May;64(5):865-74.
  • ROMERO ADCB, Zicarelli CA, Pinto FCG, Pasqualucci CA, Aguiar PHP. Simulation of Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy in fresh Cadaveric Specimens. Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 2009 Jun;52(3):103-6.
  • SAMMOUR ZM, Gomes CM, Barbosa ER, Lopes RI, Sallem FS, Trigo-Rocha FE, et al. Voiding Dysfunction in Patients With Parkinson's Disease: Impact of Neurological Impairment and Clinical Parameters. Neurourology and Urodynamics 2009;28(6):510-5.
  • SIDRANSKY E, Nalls MA, Aasly JO, Aharon-Peretz J, Annesi G, Barbosa ER, et al. Multicenter Analysis of Glucocerebrosidase Mutations in Parkinson's Disease. New England Journal of Medicine 2009 Oct 22;361(17):1651-61.
  • SILVA C, Fuxe K, Chadi G. Involvement of Astroglial Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 and Microglia in the Nigral 6-OHDA Parkinsonism and a Possible Role of Glucocorticoid Hormone on the Glial Mediated Local Trophism and Wound Repair. Journal of Neural Transmission-Supplement 2009;(73):185-202.
  • SILVEIRA-MORIYAMA L, Petrie A, Williams DR, Evans A, Katzenschlager R, Barbosa ER, et al. The Use of a Color Coded Probability Scale to Interpret Smell Tests in Suspected Parkinsonism. Movement Disorders 2009 Jun 15;24(8):1144-53.
  • SIQUEIRA MG, Martins RS, Teixeira MJ. Management of brachial plexus region tumours and tumour-like conditions: relevant diagnostic and surgical features in a consecutive series of eighteen patients. Acta Neurochirurgica 2009 Sep;151(9):1089-98.
  • SIQUEIRA MG, Martins RS. Phrenic Nerve Transfer in the Restoration of Elbow Flexion in Brachial Plexus Avulsion Injuries: How Effective and Safe Is It? Neurosurgery 2009 Oct;65(4):A125-A131.
  • SIQUEIRA SRDT, Alves B, Malpartida HMG, Teixeira MJ, Siqueira JTT. Abnormal Expression of Voltage-Gated Sodium Channels Nav1.7, Nav1.3 and Nav1.8 in Trigeminal Neuralgia. Neuroscience 2009 Dec 1;164(2):573-7.
  • TEIVE HAG, Munhoz RR, Barbosa ER. Professor Karl-Axel Ekbom and restless legs syndrome. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders 2009 May;15(4):254-7.
  • TEIXEIRA MJ, Fonoff ET, Mandel M, Alves HL, Rosemberg S. Stereotactic Biopsies of Brain Lesions. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 Mar;67(1):74-7.
  • YKEDA DS, Lorenzi G, Lopes AAB, Alves RSC. Sleep in Infants with Congenital Heart Disease. Clinics 2009 Dec;64(12):1205-10.