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JCAP - Clinical Management of PANS:

Thienemann, M., Murphy, T., Leckman, J., Shaw, R., Williams, K., Kapphahn, C., Frankovich, J., Geller, D., Bernstein, G., Chang, K., Elia, J., Swedo, S. (2017) Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. V27(7) pp1-8

Frankovich, J., Swedo, S., Murphy, T., Dale, R. C., Agalliu, D., Williams, K., Daines, M., Hornig, M., Chugani, H., Sanger, T., Muscal, E., Pasternack, M., Cooperstock, M., Gans, H., Zhang, Y., Cunningham, M., Bernstein, G., Bromberg, R., Willett, T., Brown, K., Farhadian, B., Chang,K., Geller, D., Hernandez, J., Sherr, J., Shaw, R., Latimer, E., Leckman, J., Thienemann, M., PANS PANDAS Consortium (2017) Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. V27(7) pp1-16

Cooperstock, M., Swedo, S., Pasternack, M., Murphy, T.; for the PANS PANDAS Consortium (2017) Clinical Management of Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome: Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. V27(7) pp1-13

Overview of Treatment of Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome

Swedo, S. E., Frankovich, J., Murphy, T. K. (2017) Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. V27(7) pp562-565

Improvement of psychiatric symptoms in youth following resolution of sinusitis

Mahony, T., Sidell, D., Gans, H., Brown, K., Farhadian, G., Gustafson, M., Sherr, J., Thienemann, M., Frankovich J., (2017) International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. V92, pp38-445


Autoantibody Biomarkers for Basal Ganglia Encephalitis in Sydenham Chorea and Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated With Streptococcal Infections

(Jennifer L. Chain, Kathy Alvarez, Adita Mascaro-Blanco, Sean Reim, Rebecca Bentley, Rebecca Hommer, Paul Grant, James F. Leckman, Ivana Kawikova, Kyle Williams, Julie A. Stoner, Susan E. Swedo, and Madeleine W. Cunningham . Frontiers in Psychiatry. June 2020)


Antibodies From Children With PANDAS Bind Specifically to Striatal Cholinergic Interneurons and Alter Their Activity

(Jian Xu, PhD, Rong-Jian Liu, PhD, Shaylyn Fahey, BS, Luciana Frick, PhD, James Leckman, MD,PhD, Flora Vaccarino, MD, Ronald S. Duman, PhD, Kyle Williams, MD, PhD, Susan Swedo, MD, Christopher Pittenger, MD, PhD. The American Journal of Psychiatry. June 2020)


Benefits of IVIG in Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome

(Isaac Melamed, Roger Kobayashi, Mave O'Connor, Ai Lan Kobayashi, Andrew Schechterman, Melinda Heffron, Sharon Canterberry, Holly Miranda, Nazia Rashid. Neurology. April 2020)


Infectious and Autoimmune Causes of Encephalitis in Children

(Timothy A. Erickson, Eyal Muscal, Flor M. Munoz, Timothy Lotze, Rodrigo Hasbun, Eric Brown, Kristy O. Murray. Pediatrics. May 2020)


Association of Primary Humoral Immunodeficiencies With Psychiatric Disorders and Suicidal Behavior and the Role of Autoimmune Diseases

(Josef Isung, MD, PhD, Kyle Williams MD,PhD, Kayoko Isomura, MD, PhD, Caroline Gromark, MD, Eva Hesselmark, PhD, Pa ul Lichtenstein, PhD, Henrik Larsson, PhD, Lorena Fernandez de la Cruz, PhD, Anna Sidorchuk, MD, PhD, David Mataix-Cols, PhD. JAMA Psychiatry. June 2020)


Association of Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome with Microstructural Differences in Brain Regions Detected Via Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging

(Jimmy Zheng, BS; Jennifer Frankovich, MD, MS; Emily S. McKenna, PhD; Nathan C. Rowe, BASc; Sarah J. MacEachern, MD, PhD; Nathan N. Ng, BS; Lydia T. Tam, BS; Peter K. Moon, BS; Jaynelle Gao, MS; Margo Thienemann, MD; Nils D. Forkert, PhD; Kristen W. Yeom, MD. JAMA. May 2020)


Are We Facing a Crashing Wave of Neuropsychiatric Sequelae of COVID-19? Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Potential Immunologic Mechanisms

(Emily A. Troyer, Jordan N. Kohn, Suzi Hong. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. April 2020)


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