John T. Langfitt, Ph.D.

John T. Langfitt, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 756-2311
Administrative: (585) 275-9403
Office: (585) 341-7500

Books

2013
Langfitt, JT & Watson, W.. "Evaluation and Management of Psychogenic, Non-epileptic Attacks". Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Epilepsy.. : In Barr, W & Morrison, C, 2013.
2010
Langfitt, JT. "Cognition". Atlas of the Epilepsies. Panayiotopoulos, CP. : Springer UK, 2010.
2008
Pillas, DK; Selai, CE; Langfitt, J; Nuwer, M.. "Economic aspects of epilepsy and antiepileptic treatment.". Epilepsy: A Comprehensive Textbook: 2nd Edition.. In Engel J Jr. and Pedley TA, (eds.). New York: Raven Press, 2008.
2008
Berg, AT, Langfitt, JT, Vickrey, BG and Wiebe, S.. "Outcome Measures.". Epilepsy: A Comprehensive Textbook: 2nd Edition.. In Engel J Jr. and Pedley TA (eds.). New York: Raven Press, 2008.
2000
Langfitt, JT & Holloway, RG.. "Economic prognosis: evaluating the economic outcomes of health care.". Prognosis of Neurological Disorders, (2nd ed.). In Evans, RW, Baskin, DS & Yatsu, FM (eds.). New York: Oxford, 2000. 57-72
1997
Rausch, R; Le, MT; Langfitt JT. "Neuropsychological Evaluation - Adults. In Engel J Jr. and Pedley TA (eds.)". Epilepsy A Comprehensive Textbook. New York: Raven Press, 1997. 977-988
1991
Rausch, R; Langfitt JT. "Memory Evaluation during the Intracarotid Sodium Amobarbital Procedure.". Surgery for Epilepsy. In L├╝ders H. (ed.). New York: Raven Press, 1991. 507-514

Journal Articles

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2014 Mar 11
Hamid H, Blackmon K, Cong X, Dziura J, Atlas LY, Vickrey BG, Berg AT, Bazil CW, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Sperling MR, Shinnar S, Devinsky O. "Mood, anxiety, and incomplete seizure control affect quality of life after epilepsy surgery." Neurology.. 2014 Mar 11; 82(10):887-94. Epub 2014 Jan 31.
2014 Feb
Brown FC, Westerveld M, Langfitt JT, Hamberger M, Hamid H, Shinnar S, Sperling MR, Devinsky O, Barr W, Tracy J, Masur D, Bazil CW, Spencer SS. "Influence of anxiety on memory performance in temporal lobe epilepsy." Epilepsy & behavior : E&B. 2014 Feb; 31:19-24. Epub 2013 Nov 26.
2012 Oct
Tivarus ME, Starling SJ, Newport EL, Langfitt JT. "Homotopic language reorganization in the right hemisphere after early left hemisphere injury." Brain and language. 2012 Oct; 123(1):1-10. Epub 2012 Jul 24.
2012 Sep 11
Langfitt JT, Mathern GW. "Web-based eight-question tool to determine epilepsy surgery evaluation: the future is here." Neurology.. 2012 Sep 11; 79(11):1074-5. Epub 2012 Aug 15.
2012 Jun 20
Engel J, McDermott MP, Langfitt JT. "Treatment of refractory mesial temporal lobe epilepsy-reply." JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association.. 2012 Jun 20; 307(23):2483-5.
2012 Mar 7
Engel J, McDermott MP, Wiebe S, Langfitt JT, Stern JM, Dewar S, Sperling MR, Gardiner I, Erba G, Fried I, Jacobs M, Vinters HV, Mintzer S, Kieburtz K, . "Early surgical therapy for drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy: a randomized trial." JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association.. 2012 Mar 7; 307(9):922-30.
2012
Tivarus, ME;Starling, SJ;Newport, EL; Langfitt, JT. "Homotopic Language Reorganization in the Right Hemisphere after Early Left Hemisphere Injury". Brain and Language. 2012; . Link
2011 Mar
Hamid H, Devinsky O, Vickrey BG, Berg AT, Bazil CW, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Sperling MR, Shinnar S, Spencer SS. "Suicide outcomes after resective epilepsy surgery." Epilepsy & behavior : E&B. 2011 Mar; 20(3):462-4. Epub 2011 Feb 19.
2011 Jan 15
Binder JR, Gross WL, Allendorfer JB, Bonilha L, Chapin J, Edwards JC, Grabowski TJ, Langfitt JT, Loring DW, Lowe MJ, Koenig K, Morgan PS, Ojemann JG, Rorden C, Szaflarski JP, Tivarus ME, Weaver KE. "Mapping anterior temporal lobe language areas with fMRI: a multicenter normative study." NeuroImage. 2011 Jan 15; 54(2):1465-75. Epub 2010 Sep 25.
2010 Oct
Engel J, McDermott MP, Wiebe S, Langfitt JT, Erba G, Gardiner I, Stern J, Dewar S, Sperling MR, Jacobs M, Kieburtz K, . "Design considerations for a multicenter randomized controlled trial of early surgery for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy." Epilepsia. 2010 Oct; 51(10):1978-86.
2010
Engel, J, Jr.;McDermott, MP;Wiebe, S; Langfitt JT;Erba, G; Gardiner, I; Stern, J; Dewar, S; Sperling, M; Jacobs, M; Kieburtz, K; and the ERSET Study Group. "Design considerations for a multicenter randomized controlled trial of early surgery for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy". Epilepsia. 2010; 51(10): 1978-1986. Link
2010
Binder, JB; Gross, WL; Allendorfer, JB; Bonilha, L; Chapin, J; Edwards, JC; Grabowski, TJ; Langfitt, JT; Loring, DW; Lowe, MJ; Koenig, K; Morgan, PS; Ojemann, JG; Rorden, C; Szaflarski, JP; Tivarus, ME; Weaver, KE. "Mapping Anterior Temporal Lobe Language Areas with FMRI: A Multi-Center Normative Study". NeuroImage. 2010; 54(2): 1465-1475. Link
2008 Nov
Berg AT, Langfitt JT, Testa FM, Levy SR, DiMario F, Westerveld M, Kulas J. "Residual cognitive effects of uncomplicated idiopathic and cryptogenic epilepsy." Epilepsy & behavior : E&B. 2008 Nov; 13(4):614-9. Epub 2008 Aug 19.
2008 Apr
Berg AT, Langfitt JT, Testa FM, Levy SR, DiMario F, Westerveld M, Kulas J. "Global cognitive function in children with epilepsy: a community-based study." Epilepsia. 2008 Apr; 49(4):608-14. Epub 2007 Dec 06.
2008 Apr
Langfitt JT, Wiebe S. "Early surgical treatment for epilepsy." Current opinion in neurology.. 2008 Apr; 21(2):179-83.
2008
Berg, AT; Langfitt, JT;T esta FM; Levy SR; Dimario F; Westerveld M; Kulas J. "Residual cognitive effects of uncomplicated idiopathic and cryptogenic epilepsy." Epilepsy and Behavior. 2008; 13: 614-619. Link
2008
Berg, AT; Langfitt, JT; Testa FM; Levy SR; Dimario F; Westerveld M; Kulas J. "Global Cognitive Function in Children with Epilepsy: A community-based study". Epilepsia. 2008; 49(4): 608-14. Link
2007 Nov 20
Langfitt JT. "Do we know quality epilepsy care when we see it?" Neurology.. 2007 Nov 20; 69(21):1968-9.
2007 Oct
Spencer SS, Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Bazil CW, Haut S, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Devinsky O, . "Health-related quality of life over time since resective epilepsy surgery." Annals of neurology. 2007 Oct; 62(4):327-34.
2007 Jun 5
Langfitt JT, Westerveld M, Hamberger MJ, Walczak TS, Cicchetti DV, Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Barr WB, Sperling MR, Masur D, Spencer SS. "Worsening of quality of life after epilepsy surgery: effect of seizures and memory decline." Neurology.. 2007 Jun 5; 68(23):1988-94.
2007 May
Begley CE, Baker GA, Beghi E, Butler J, Chisholm D, Langfitt JT, Levy P, Pachlatko C, Wiebe S, Donaldson KL, . "Cross-country measures for monitoring epilepsy care." Epilepsia. 2007 May; 48(5):990-1001. Epub 2007 Feb 23.
2007 Apr 17
Langfitt JT, Holloway RG, McDermott MP, Messing S, Sarosky K, Berg AT, Spencer SS, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Bazil CW, Shinnar S. "Health care costs decline after successful epilepsy surgery." Neurology.. 2007 Apr 17; 68(16):1290-8.
2007 Mar
Berg AT, Langfitt JT, Spencer SS, Vickrey BG. "Stopping antiepileptic drugs after epilepsy surgery: a survey of U.S. epilepsy center neurologists." Epilepsy & behavior : E&B. 2007 Mar; 10(2):219-22. Epub 2007 Jan 23.
2007
Berg, AT; Langfitt, JT; Vickrey, BG; Spencer, SS. "Stopping Antiepileptic Drugs After Epilepsy Surgery: A Survey of US Epilepsy Center Neurologists." Epilepsy & Behavior. 2007; 10:: 219-222. Link
2007
Chin PS, Berg AT, Spencer SS, Sperling MR, Haut SR, Langfitt JT, Bazil CW, Walczak TS, Pacia SV, Vickrey BG. "Employment outcomes following resective epilepsy surgery." Epilepsia. 2007 48(12):2253-7. Epub 2007 Jul 21.
2006 Oct
Theodore WH, Spencer SS, Wiebe S, Langfitt JT, Ali A, Shafer PO, Berg AT, Vickrey BG. "Epilepsy in North America: a report prepared under the auspices of the global campaign against epilepsy, the International Bureau for Epilepsy, the International League Against Epilepsy, and the World Health Organization." Epilepsia. 2006 Oct; 47(10):1700-22.
2006 Jun 27
Chin PS, Berg AT, Spencer SS, Lee ML, Shinnar S, Sperling MR, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Pacia SV, Bazil CW, Vassar S, Vickrey BG. "Patient-perceived impact of resective epilepsy surgery." Neurology.. 2006 Jun 27; 66(12):1882-7.
2006 Jun
Langfitt JT, Vickrey BG, McDermott MP, Messing S, Berg AT, Spencer SS, Sperling MR, Bazil CW, Shinnar S. "Validity and responsiveness of generic preference-based HRQOL instruments in chronic epilepsy." Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation.. 2006 Jun; 15(5):899-914.
2006 Jan
Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Langfitt JT, Sperling MR, Shinnar S, Bazil C, Walczak T, Spencer SS, . "Reduction of AEDs in postsurgical patients who attain remission." Epilepsia. 2006 Jan; 47(1):64-71.
2005 Sep 27
Spencer SS, Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Bazil CW, Shinnar S, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Pacia SV, . "Predicting long-term seizure outcome after resective epilepsy surgery: the multicenter study." Neurology.. 2005 Sep 27; 65(6):912-8.
2005
Devinsky O, Barr WB, Vickrey BG, Berg AT, Bazil CW, Pacia SV, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Sperling MR, Shinnar S, Spencer SS. "Changes in depression and anxiety after resective surgery for epilepsy." Neurology.. 2005 65(11):1744-9.
2004 May
Janzen L, Sherman E, Langfitt J, Berg M, Connolly M. "Preserved episodic memory in subcortical band heterotopia." Epilepsia. 2004 May; 45(5):555-8.
2003 Nov
Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Langfitt JT, Sperling MR, Walczak TS, Shinnar S, Bazil CW, Pacia SV, Spencer SS, . "The multicenter study of epilepsy surgery: recruitment and selection for surgery." Epilepsia. 2003 Nov; 44(11):1425-33.
2003 Apr 22
Stroup E, Langfitt J, Berg M, McDermott M, Pilcher W, Como P. "Predicting verbal memory decline following anterior temporal lobectomy (ATL)." Neurology.. 2003 Apr 22; 60(8):1266-73.
2003 Jan 28
Berg AT, Langfitt J, Shinnar S, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Walczak T, Bazil C, Pacia SV, Spencer SS. "How long does it take for partial epilepsy to become intractable?" Neurology.. 2003 Jan 28; 60(2):186-90.
2003
Spencer SS, Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Bazil CW, Shinnar S, Langfitt JT, Walczak TS, Pacia SV, Ebrahimi N, Frobish D, . "Initial outcomes in the Multicenter Study of Epilepsy Surgery." Neurology.. 2003 61(12):1680-5.
2002 Nov
Haut SR, Berg AT, Shinnar S, Cohen HW, Bazil CW, Sperling MR, Langfitt JT, Pacia SV, Walczak TS, Spencer SS. "Interrater reliability among epilepsy centers: multicenter study of epilepsy surgery." Epilepsia. 2002 Nov; 43(11):1396-401.
2002 Jun
Begley CE, Beghi E, Beran RG, Heaney D, Langfitt JT, Pachlatko C, Silfvenius H, Sperling MR, Wiebe S. "ILAE Commission on the Burden of Epilepsy, Subcommission on the Economic Burden of Epilepsy: Final report 1998-2001." Epilepsia. 2002 Jun; 43(6):668-73.
2002
Langfitt J ; Wiebe S. "Cost-effectiveness of epilepsy therapy: how should treatment effects be measured?". Epilepsia. 2002; (Suppl. 4): 17-24. Link
2000 Jun
Vickrey BG, Berg AT, Sperling MR, Shinnar S, Langfitt JT, Bazil CW, Walczak TS, Pacia S, Kim S, Spencer SS. "Relationships between seizure severity and health-related quality of life in refractory localization-related epilepsy." Epilepsia. 2000 Jun; 41(6):760-4.
2000 Feb 8
Berg AT, Vickrey BG, Sperling MR, Langfitt JT, Bazil CW, Shinnar S, Walczak TS, Pacia S, Spencer SS. "Driving in adults with refractory localization-related epilepsy. Multi-Center Study of Epilepsy Surgery." Neurology.. 2000 Feb 8; 54(3):625-30.
2000
Langfitt, JT. "Cost evaluations in epilepsy: an update." Epilepsia. 2000; 41(S2): S62-68. Link
1999 Jun
Langfitt JT, Wood BL, Brand KL, Brand J, Erba G. "Family interactions as targets for intervention to improve social adjustment after epilepsy surgery." Epilepsia. 1999 Jun; 40(6):735-44.
1999
Langfitt, JT; Bronstein, K. "Use of surgical procedures in the treatment of epilepsy: interventions and outcomes. Disease Management &". Health Outcomes. 1999; 5:: 23-40. Link
1997 Feb
Langfitt JT. "Cost-effectiveness of anterotemporal lobectomy in medically intractable complex partial epilepsy." Epilepsia. 1997 Feb; 38(2):154-63.
1997
Pilcher WH, Langfitt J. "Analysis of outcome: temporal lobe resection." Clinical neurosurgery. 1997 44:401-21.
1996 Jan
Langfitt JT, Rausch R. "Word-finding deficits persist after left anterotemporal lobectomy." Archives of neurology. 1996 Jan; 53(1):72-6.
1995 Apr
Langfitt JT. "Comparison of the psychometric characteristics of three quality of life measures in intractable epilepsy." Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation.. 1995 Apr; 4(2):101-14.
1992
Ettlin TM, Beckson M, Benson DF, Langfitt JT, Amos EC & Pineda GS. "Prosopagnosia: a bihemispheric disorder." Cortex. 1992; 28(1):: 128-134. Link