Neuroscience Research Program

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Thomas Steeves


Staff Physician, Adult Neurology, St. Michael's Hospital

Research Interests

Movement Disorders, Dystonia, Parkinsonism, Translational Research, Neurobiology

Contact Information

Phone: 416-864-5505

Steeves, T. D., Day, L., Dykeman, J., Jette, N., & Pringsheim, T. (2012). The prevalence of primary dystonia: A systematic review and meta‐analysis.Movement Disorders, 27(14), 1789-1796.

Steeves, T., McKinlay, B. D., Gorman, D., Billinghurst, L., Day, L., Carroll, A., Dion, Y., Doja, A., Luscombe, S., Sandor, P., & Pringsheim, T. (2012). Canadian guidelines for the evidence-based treatment of tic disorders: behavioural therapy, deep brain stimulation, and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie, 57(3), 144.

Steeves, T. D. L., Miyasaki, J., Zurowski, M., Lang, A. E., Pellecchia, G., Van Eimeren, T., Rusjan, P., Houle, S., & Strafella, A. P. (2009). Increased striatal dopamine release in Parkinsonian patients with pathological gambling: a [11C] raclopride PET study.Brain, 132(5), 1376-1385.

Steeves, T. D., Ko, J. H., Kideckel, D. M., Rusjan, P., Houle, S., Sandor, P., Lang, A. E., & Strafella, A. P. (2010). Extrastriatal dopaminergic dysfunction in Tourette syndrome. Annals of neurology, 67(2), 170-181.

Neurological registry best practice guidelines and implementation toolkit. University of TorontoР . Development of guidelines and toolkit for the creation of neurological registries. Funded by Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), Co-Investigator.

Understanding the Epidemiology of Neurological Conditions and Building the Methodological Foundation for Surveillance. Canada. Collaborators: Jette, N. and Pringsheim, T. Project to assess the incidence and prevalence of neurological disorders in Canada. Funded by Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), Co-Investigator.

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