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Our Publications

Boris Abayev, MD; Rodica Alexandrescu, MD; Catherine Hinterbuchner, MD: “Rehabilitation of Critical Illness Polyneuropathy and Myopathy.”
Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2000, volume 68, issue 2.
 
Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “Management of Intractable Hiccups during Stroke Rehabilitation”
Proceedings of the New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 69, issue 1.
 
Boris Abayev, MD; Rodica Alexandrescu, MD, Barbara S. Koppel, MD: “Recovery of Function Following Surgery and Rehabilitation for Tethered Cord”Hospital Physician, May 2002, Volume 38, Number 5, pp 55-58.
 
Boris Abayev, John Megarr: “Diagnostic and Rehabilitation Aspects of Nonorganic Hemiplegias: A Case Report”Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 69, and issue 1.

Boris Abayev, Rodica Alexandrescu: “Low Back Pain Resulting in Paraplegia: A Case Report” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 69, issue 1.
 
Nini Tin, Boris Abayev, John Megarr, Xin Quan: “Unusual Presentation of the Patient with Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome: A Case Report” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 69, issue 1.

Boris Abayev, John Megarr: “Skin Depigmentation Following Local Corticosteroid Injection” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 69, and issue 1.

Boris Abayev, John Megarr: “Management of RSD of the Upper Extremity with Intrascalene Catheter for Repeated Stellate ganglion Block in the Rehabilitation Inpatient Unit” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 69, issue 1.

Boris Abayev, Monica Creelman, Tiffany Herlands: “Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Patients with Somatisation        Disorder in the Rehabilitation Unit” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation     in 2002,        volume 69, issue 1.

Boris Abayev, Rodica Alexandrescu: “Recovery of Function Following Surgery and Rehabilitation for Tethered Cord” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation     in 2002,        volume 69, issue 1.

Boris Abayev, Audrey Randolph, Wynn Tin, Mario Nelson, Rodica Alexandrescu, and Justin Hatta: “Foot Pressures After Great Toe Amputation in Diabetic Patients: (A Pilot Study)”Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:
 
Boris Abayev, Susan Belanger:”A Bilateral Calcaneal Nerve Entrapment, an Untraditional Method of Treatment. Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:
                   
Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “The Compression Neuropathy of the Brachial Plexus, Bilateral Median and Ulnar Compression Neuropathy at the Wrists and Midpalms Secondary to Axillary Crutches Use”. Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “Lumbar Facet Joint Arthropathy Mimicking a Lumbosacral Radiculopathy”. Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “A Twenty-year Old Man with Long Thoracic Neuropathy and Brachial Plexopathy without Any History of Trauma.” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “The Unusual Presentation of the Lumbosacral Plexus Injury, Following a Gun Shot Wound to the Anterior Pelvis (Iliac Fossa).” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “Shoulder Tendonitis Causing Pain in the Hand.” Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Boris Abayev, Joji Sakuma: “A 19 Year Old Man with a Compression Injury of The Femoral   Nerve and Branches of The Sciatic Nerve to Hamstring Muscles Secondary to Stretching Exercises of the Thigh Muscles During      
Karate Sessions- A Case Report”. Proceedings of New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2002, volume 70, issue 1:

Audrey Randolph, Wynn Tin, Boris Abayev, Mario Nelson, Rodica Alexandrescu, and Justin Hatta:  “Foot Pressure Changes After a Great Toe Amputation in Diabetic Patients: A Pilot Study. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, November 2002, Volume 83, No. 11, p. 1683.

Abstracts accepted for an electronic reproduction by MD Consult Pain Management section (the world largest Website for medical doctors): Lumbar Facet Joint Arthropathy Mimicking a Lumbosacral Radiculopathy.

A Twenty-year Old Man with Long Thoracic Neuropathy and Brachial Plexopathy without Any History of Trauma. Shoulder Tendonitis Causing Pain in the Hand.
 
Presentations while at New York Medical College 2000-2002:

“Management of Intractable Hiccups during Stroke Rehabilitation”-this article was presented in The Resident’s Night in   New YorkAcademy of Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Section on June 6, 2001.
 
“Foot Pressures After Great Toe Amputation in Diabetic Patients: (A Pilot Study)”-this article was presented in the      Resident’s Night in the New York Academy of Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Section on June 5,   2002.
 
“Foot Pressure Changes After a Great Toe Amputation in Diabetic Patients: A Pilot Study” this article was presented in the annual meeting of AAPM&R in Orlando, Florida in November 21-24, 2002
 
Publications while at New YorkUniversitySchool of Medicine, 2003:

Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise, Qiang Fang: “Tracking the Translocated Ulnar Nerve”. Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 1

Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “Double Crush Syndrome of the Ulnar Nerve in the Hand and Elbow”.
Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 9
 
Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “Demyelinating Neuropathy Affecting the Femoral Nerve in a Cancer Patient”
Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 9.
 
Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “Chronic Myopathy with Concurrent Polyneuropathy”.
Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 73
 
Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “A Sciatic Nerve Lesion after Release from Heterotopic Ossification of the Hip.” Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 102.
 
Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “Ulnar Dominant Hand and Forearm”. Muscle & Nerve, September 2003. Supplement 12. Page S 102
 
Edward M. Ha, Beth Palmisano, Geoffrey V. Webber, Boris Abayev, Mohamed Ahmed, and Cathy M. Cruise: "Median to Ulnar Sensory Nerve Action Potential Ratio as a Screening Test for Ganglionoradiculopathy: A
Retrospective Study. “Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, September 2004, Volume 85, No. 9, p.E9

Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “A Sciatic Nerve Lesion Secondary to Compression by a Heterotopic Ossification in the Hip and Thigh Region- An Electrodiagnostic Approach. A Review and Case Study” The Neurologist 2005; 11:184-186

Boris Abayev, Edward Ha, Cathy Cruise: “Ulnar Dominant Hand and Forearm. An Electrophysiologic Approach” The Neurologist 2005; 11:294-300

Presentations while at New YorkUniversitySchool of Medicine, 2003:


These articles were presented in the Joint Meeting of American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and                    International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology for presentation, which took place in San                                            Francisco on September 16-20, 2003.
 
A sciatic nerve lesion after release from Heterotopic ossification of the hip. Ulnar nerve dominant hand and forearm. Demyelinating neuropathy affecting the femoral nerve in a cancer patient. Tracking the Translocated Ulnar nerve
Chronic Myopathy with concurrent Polyneuropathy. Double crash syndrome of the Ulnar nerve in the hand and elbow.

This article was presented as a poster grand round for the AmericanAcademy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation's 65th Annual Assembly in Phoenix, Arizona in October 7-10, 2004.

This meeting is held in conjunction with the AmericanHospital Association Section for Long-Term Care and Rehabilitation and the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association: Median to Ulnar Sensory Nerve Action Potential Ratio as a Screening Test for Ganglionoradiculopathy: A Retrospective Study.

 
 
 
   
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