Alex Desautels, PhD, MD - Publications

Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada 

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2016 Duclos C, Dumont M, Potvin MJ, Desautels A, Gilbert D, Menon DK, Bernard F, Gosselin N. Evolution of severe sleep-wake cycle disturbances following traumatic brain injury: a case study in both acute and subacute phases post-injury. Bmc Neurology. 16: 186. PMID 27677675 DOI: 10.1186/s12883-016-0709-x  1
2016 Gan-Or Z, Mohsin N, Girard SL, Montplaisir JY, Ambalavanan A, Strong S, Mallett V, Laurent SB, Bourassa CV, Boivin M, Langlois M, Arnulf I, Högl B, Frauscher B, Monaca C, ... Desautels A, et al. The role of the melanoma gene MC1R in Parkinson disease and REM sleep behavior disorder. Neurobiology of Aging. PMID 27131830 DOI: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.03.029  1
2015 Wiseman-Hakes C, Duclos C, Blais H, Dumont M, Bernard F, Desautels A, Menon DK, Gilbert D, Carrier J, Gosselin N. Sleep in the Acute Phase of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: A Snapshot of Polysomnography. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. PMID 26704256 DOI: 10.1177/1545968315619697  1
2015 Gan-Or Z, Zhou S, Ambalavanan A, Leblond CS, Xie P, Johnson A, Spiegelman D, Allen RP, Earley CJ, Desautels A, Montplaisir JY, Dion PA, Xiong L, Rouleau GA. Analysis of functional GLO1 variants in the BTBD9 locus and restless legs syndrome. Sleep Medicine. 16: 1151-5. PMID 26298793 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.06.002  1
2015 Labelle MA, Dang-Vu TT, Petit D, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Zadra A. Sleep deprivation impairs inhibitory control during wakefulness in adult sleepwalkers. Journal of Sleep Research. PMID 26087833 DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12315  1
2015 Petit D, Pennestri MH, Paquet J, Desautels A, Zadra A, Vitaro F, Tremblay RE, Boivin M, Montplaisir J. Childhood Sleepwalking and Sleep Terrors: A Longitudinal Study of Prevalence and Familial Aggregation. Jama Pediatrics. 169: 653-8. PMID 25938617 DOI: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.127  1
2015 Gan-Or Z, Girard SL, Noreau A, Leblond CS, Gagnon JF, Arnulf I, Mirarchi C, Dauvilliers Y, Desautels A, Mitterling T, Cochen De Cock V, Frauscher B, Monaca C, Hogl B, Dion PA, et al. Parkinson's Disease Genetic Loci in Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Behavior Disorder. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience : Mn. 56: 617-22. PMID 25929833 DOI: 10.1007/s12031-015-0569-7  1
2015 Lavigne G, Khoury S, Chauny JM, Desautels A. Pain and sleep in post-concussion/mild traumatic brain injury. Pain. 156: S75-85. PMID 25789439 DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000111  1
2015 Ollila HM, Ravel JM, Han F, Faraco J, Lin L, Zheng X, Plazzi G, Dauvilliers Y, Pizza F, Hong SC, Jennum P, Knudsen S, Kornum BR, Dong XS, Yan H, et al. HLA-DPB1 and HLA class I confer risk of and protection from narcolepsy. American Journal of Human Genetics. 96: 136-46. PMID 25574827 DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2014.12.010  1
2014 Perrault R, Carrier J, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Zadra A. Electroencephalographic slow waves prior to sleepwalking episodes. Sleep Medicine. 15: 1468-72. PMID 25454846 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2014.07.020  1
2014 Daoud H, Postuma RB, Bourassa CV, Rochefort D, Gauthier MT, Montplaisir J, Gagnon JF, Arnulf I, Dauvilliers Y, Charley CM, Inoue Y, Sasai T, Högl B, Desautels A, Frauscher B, et al. C9orf72 repeat expansions in rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. Le Journal Canadien Des Sciences Neurologiques. 41: 759-62. PMID 25377888 DOI: 10.1017/cjn.2014.39  1
2014 Montplaisir J, Petit D, Quinn MJ, Ouakki M, Deceuninck G, Desautels A, Mignot E, De Wals P. Risk of narcolepsy associated with inactivated adjuvanted (AS03) A/H1N1 (2009) pandemic influenza vaccine in Quebec. Plos One. 9: e108489. PMID 25264897 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108489  1
2014 Duclos C, Dumont M, Wiseman-Hakes C, Arbour C, Mongrain V, Gaudreault PO, Khoury S, Lavigne G, Desautels A, Gosselin N. Sleep and wake disturbances following traumatic brain injury. Pathologie-Biologie. 62: 252-61. PMID 25110283 DOI: 10.1016/j.patbio.2014.05.014  1
2014 Gagnon K, Baril AA, Gagnon JF, Fortin M, Décary A, Lafond C, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Gosselin N. Cognitive impairment in obstructive sleep apnea. Pathologie-Biologie. 62: 233-40. PMID 25070768 DOI: 10.1016/j.patbio.2014.05.015  1
2014 Ferini-Strambi L, Oertel W, Dauvilliers Y, Postuma RB, Marelli S, Iranzo A, Arnulf I, Högl B, Birgit H, Manni R, Miyamoto T, Fantini ML, Puligheddu M, Jennum P, Sonka K, ... ... Desautels A, et al. Autonomic symptoms in idiopathic REM behavior disorder: a multicentre case-control study. Journal of Neurology. 261: 1112-8. PMID 24687894 DOI: 10.1007/s00415-014-7317-8  1
2014 Yang MS, Montplaisir J, Desautels A, Winkelman JW, Cramer Bornemann MA, Earley CJ, Allen RP. Valid measures of periodic leg movements (PLMs) during a suggested immobilization test using the PAM-RL leg activity monitors require adjusting detection parameters for noise and signal in each recording. Sleep Medicine. 15: 132-7. PMID 24332046 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.08.788  1
2013 Labelle MA, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Zadra A. Psychopathologic correlates of adult sleepwalking. Sleep Medicine. 14: 1348-55. PMID 24210605 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.05.023  1
2013 Desautels A, Zadra A, Labelle MA, Dauvilliers Y, Petit D, Montplaisir J. Daytime somnolence in adult sleepwalkers. Sleep Medicine. 14: 1187-91. PMID 24051112 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.04.029  1
2013 Dauvilliers Y, Postuma RB, Ferini-Strambi L, Arnulf I, Högl B, Manni R, Miyamoto T, Oertel W, Fantini ML, Puligheddu M, Jennum P, Sonka K, Zucconi M, Leu-Semenescu S, Frauscher B, ... ... Desautels A, et al. Family history of idiopathic REM behavior disorder: a multicenter case-control study. Neurology. 80: 2233-5. PMID 23658378 DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e318296e967  1
2013 Faraco J, Lin L, Kornum BR, Kenny EE, Trynka G, Einen M, Rico TJ, Lichtner P, Dauvilliers Y, Arnulf I, Lecendreux M, Javidi S, Geisler P, Mayer G, Pizza F, ... ... Desautels A, et al. ImmunoChip study implicates antigen presentation to T cells in narcolepsy. Plos Genetics. 9: e1003270. PMID 23459209 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003270  1
2013 Zadra A, Desautels A, Petit D, Montplaisir J. Somnambulism: clinical aspects and pathophysiological hypotheses. The Lancet. Neurology. 12: 285-94. PMID 23415568 DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(12)70322-8  1
2013 Perrault R, Carrier J, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Zadra A. Slow wave activity and slow oscillations in sleepwalkers and controls: effects of 38 h of sleep deprivation. Journal of Sleep Research. 22: 430-3. PMID 23398262 DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12041  1
2012 Pilon M, Desautels A, Montplaisir J, Zadra A. Auditory arousal responses and thresholds during REM and NREM sleep of sleepwalkers and controls. Sleep Medicine. 13: 490-5. PMID 22341611 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2011.10.031  1
2011 Kornum BR, Kawashima M, Faraco J, Lin L, Rico TJ, Hesselson S, Axtell RC, Kuipers H, Weiner K, Hamacher A, Kassack MU, Han F, Knudsen S, Li J, Dong X, ... ... Desautels A, et al. Common variants in P2RY11 are associated with narcolepsy. Nature Genetics. 43: 66-71. PMID 21170044 DOI: 10.1038/ng.734  1
2010 Dauvilliers Y, Montplaisir J, Cochen V, Desautels A, Einen M, Lin L, Kawashima M, Bayard S, Monaca C, Tiberge M, Filipini D, Tripathy A, Nguyen BH, Kotagal S, Mignot E. Post-H1N1 narcolepsy-cataplexy. Sleep. 33: 1428-30. PMID 21102981  1
2010 Montplaisir J, Gagnon JF, Fantini ML, Postuma RB, Dauvilliers Y, Desautels A, Rompré S, Paquet J. Polysomnographic diagnosis of idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder. Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 25: 2044-51. PMID 20818653 DOI: 10.1002/mds.23257  1
2010 Xiong L, Montplaisir J, Desautels A, Barhdadi A, Turecki G, Levchenko A, Thibodeau P, Dubé MP, Gaspar C, Rouleau GA. Family study of restless legs syndrome in Quebec, Canada: clinical characterization of 671 familial cases. Archives of Neurology. 67: 617-22. PMID 20457962 DOI: 10.1001/archneurol.2010.67  1
2010 Whittom S, Dumont M, Petit D, Desautels A, Adam B, Lavigne G, Montplaisir J. Effects of melatonin and bright light administration on motor and sensory symptoms of RLS. Sleep Medicine. 11: 351-5. PMID 20226733 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2009.12.008  1
2009 Hallmayer J, Faraco J, Lin L, Hesselson S, Winkelmann J, Kawashima M, Mayer G, Plazzi G, Nevsimalova S, Bourgin P, Hong SC, Hong SS, Honda Y, Honda M, Högl B, ... ... Desautels A, et al. Narcolepsy is strongly associated with the T-cell receptor alpha locus. Nature Genetics. 41: 708-11. PMID 19412176 DOI: 10.1038/ng.372  1
2009 Levchenko A, Montplaisir JY, Asselin G, Provost S, Girard SL, Xiong L, Lemyre E, St-Onge J, Thibodeau P, Desautels A, Turecki G, Gaspar C, Dubé MP, Rouleau GA. Autosomal-dominant locus for Restless Legs Syndrome in French-Canadians on chromosome 16p12.1. Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 24: 40-50. PMID 18946881 DOI: 10.1002/mds.22263  1
2008 Xiong L, Levchenko A, Montplaisir J, Rivière JB, Thibodeau P, St-Onge J, Gaspar C, Desautels A, Lespérance P, Chouinard S, Turecki G, Rouleau GA. Genetic association studies of neurotensin gene and restless legs syndrome in French Canadians. Sleep Medicine. 9: 273-82. PMID 17644423 DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2007.03.020  1
2007 Xiong L, Dion P, Montplaisir J, Levchenko A, Thibodeau P, Karemera L, Rivière JB, St-Onge J, Gaspar C, Dubé MP, Desautels A, Turecki G, Rouleau GA. Molecular genetic studies of DMT1 on 12q in French-Canadian restless legs syndrome patients and families. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics : the Official Publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics. 144: 911-7. PMID 17510944 DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.b.30528  1
2006 Montplaisir J, Fantini ML, Desautels A, Michaud M, Petit D, Filipini D. Long-term treatment with pramipexole in restless legs syndrome. European Journal of Neurology : the Official Journal of the European Federation of Neurological Societies. 13: 1306-11. PMID 17116213 DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2006.01459.x  1
2005 Michaud M, Dumont M, Paquet J, Desautels A, Fantini ML, Montplaisir J. Circadian variation of the effects of immobility on symptoms of restless legs syndrome. Sleep. 28: 843-6. PMID 16124663  1
2004 Levchenko A, Montplaisir JY, Dubé MP, Riviere JB, St-Onge J, Turecki G, Xiong L, Thibodeau P, Desautels A, Verlaan DJ, Rouleau GA. The 14q restless legs syndrome locus in the French Canadian population. Annals of Neurology. 55: 887-91. PMID 15174026 DOI: 10.1002/ana.20140  1
2004 Sequeira A, Mamdani F, Lalovic A, Anguelova M, Lesage A, Seguin M, Chawky N, Desautels A, Turecki G. Alpha 2A adrenergic receptor gene and suicide. Psychiatry Research. 125: 87-93. PMID 15006432 DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2003.12.002  1
2004 Desautels A, Turecki G, Xiong L, Rochefort D, Montplaisir J, Rouleau GA. Mutational analysis of neurotensin in familial restless legs syndrome. Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 19: 90-4. PMID 14743366 DOI: 10.1002/mds.10617  1
2003 Dauvilliers Y, Carlander B, Molinari N, Desautels A, Okun M, Tafti M, Montplaisir J, Mignot E, Billiard M. Month of birth as a risk factor for narcolepsy. Sleep. 26: 663-5. PMID 14572117  1
2003 Sequeira A, Kim C, Seguin M, Lesage A, Chawky N, Desautels A, Tousignant M, Vanier C, Lipp O, Benkelfat C, Rouleau G, Turecki G. Wolfram syndrome and suicide: Evidence for a role of WFS1 in suicidal and impulsive behavior. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics : the Official Publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics. 119: 108-13. PMID 12707947 DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.b.20011  1
2002 Desautels A, Michaud M, Montplaisir J, Turecki G, Rouleau GA. [Restless leg syndrome: clinical aspects, etiology and genetic factors]. Revue Neurologique. 158: 1225-31. PMID 12690746  1
2002 Michaud M, Paquet J, Lavigne G, Desautels A, Montplaisir J. Sleep laboratory diagnosis of restless legs syndrome. European Neurology. 48: 108-13. PMID 12187001 DOI: 10.1159/000062996  1
2002 Desautels A, Turecki G, Montplaisir J, Brisebois K, Sequeira A, Adam B, Rouleau GA. Evidence for a genetic association between monoamine oxidase A and restless legs syndrome. Neurology. 59: 215-9. PMID 12136060  1
2002 Michaud M, Lavigne G, Desautels A, Poirier G, Montplaisir J. Effects of immobility on sensory and motor symptoms of restless legs syndrome. Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 17: 112-5. PMID 11835447 DOI: 10.1002/mds.10004  1
2001 Desautels A, Casanova C. Response properties in the pulvinar complex after neonatal ablation of the primary visual cortex. Progress in Brain Research. 134: 83-95. PMID 11702565 DOI: 10.1016/S0079-6123(01)34007-4  1
2001 Casanova C, Merabet L, Desautels A, Minville K. Higher-order motion processing in the pulvinar. Progress in Brain Research. 134: 71-82. PMID 11702564 DOI: 10.1016/S0079-6123(01)34006-2  1
2001 Desautels A, Turecki G, Montplaisir J, Ftouhi-Paquin N, Michaud M, Chouinard VA, Rouleau GA. Dopaminergic neurotransmission and restless legs syndrome: a genetic association analysis. Neurology. 57: 1304-6. PMID 11591853  1
1999 Casanova C, Merabet L, Minville K, Desautels A. A new role for the thalamus? | Un nouveao role pour le thalamus? Medecine/Sciences. 15: 1302-1304.  1
1998 Merabet L, Desautels A, Minville K, Casanova C. Motion integration in a thalamic visual nucleus. Nature. 396: 265-8. PMID 9834032 DOI: 10.1038/24382  1
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