Neurosurgery

Mark A. Granner, MD

Portrait

Specialty: Epilepsy and EEG
Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neurosurgery

Contact Information

Primary Office: S212 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242

Email: mark-granner@uiowa.edu

Education

BA, Mathematics, Grinnell College
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine, Evanston Hospital
Chief Resident, Neurology, University of Virginia
Residency, Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship, EEG/Epilepsy, University of Virginia

Licensure and Certifications

DEA
Iowa (Permanent), State of Iowa
Iowa Controlled Substance
American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology (Formerly ABQEEG)
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Research Summary

Applications of video-EEG monitoring, EEG in nonconvulsive status epilepticus, Pharmacotherapy of epilepsy, Surgical treatment of epilepsy

All Publications

Dlouhy B, Viljoen  S, Kung  D, Vogel  T, Granner M, Howard  M, Kawasaki H.  Vagus nerve stimulation after lead revision.  Neurosurg Focus.  2012 March. 32(3):E11.

Dlouhy B, Viljoen S, Kung D, Vogel T, Granner M, Howard M, Kawasaki H.  Vagus nerve stimulation after lead revision..  Neurosurgical focus.  2012 March. 32(3):E11.
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Kee V, Gilchrist B, Granner M, Sarrazin N, Carnahan R.  A systematic review of validated methods for identifying seizures, convulsions, or epilepsy using administrative and claims data.  Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.  2012. 21:183-193.

Kee V, Gilchrist B, Granner M, Sarrazin N, Carnahan R.  A systematic review of validated methods for identifying seizures, convulsions, or epilepsy using administrative and claims data..  Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety.  2012 January. 21 Suppl 1:183-93.
[PubMed]

Granner M.  Invasive Video-EEG Monitoring in Epilepsy Surgery Candidates: Indications, Technique and Interpretation.  Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.  2011. 

Karafin M, St Louis E, Zimmerman M, Sparks J, Granner M.  Bimodal ultradian seizure periodicity in human mesial temporal lobe epilepsy..  Seizure : the journal of the British Epilepsy Association.  2010 July. 19(6):347-51.
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Karafin M, St. Louis  E, Zimmerman M, Sparks J, Granner M.  Bimodal ultradian seizure periodicity in human mesial temporal lobe epilepsy.  Seizure.  2010. 19:347-351.

St. Louis  E, Granner M.  Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults.  Elsevier.  2010. 

Chahin S, Garwood M, St Louis E, Shivapour E, Kelkar P, Granner M.  Intramedullary Sjögren syndrome..  Neurology.  2009 December. 73(23):2041-2.
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Chahin S, Garwood  M, St Louis  E, Shivapour  E, Kelkar  P, Granner M.  Intramedullary Sjögren Syndrome.  Neurology.  2009. 73(23):2041-2.

Leira E, Granner M, Torner J, Callison R, Adams H.  Education Research: The challenge of incorporating formal research methodology training in a neurology residency..  Neurology.  2008 May. 70(20):e79-84.
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Gurol  M, Caillier R, Granner M, St.Louis  E.  Episodic neurologic deficits with headaches and reversible imaging findings long after cranial irradiation are epileptic phenomena.  Ann Neurol .  2008. 64(Suppl 12):S21-22.

Wolff H, St. Louis E, Zimmerman  M, Granner M.  Seizure occurrence in primary generalized epilepsies is predominantly diurnal.  Ann Neurol .  2008. 

Leira E, Granner M, Torner J, Callison R, Adams, Jr.  H.  The challenge of incorporating formal research methodology training in a Neurology Residency.  Neurology.  2008. 20(20):79-84.

St. Louis E, Granner M.  Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults.  Elsevier.  2007. 

Genilo P, St. Louis  E, Granner M, Zimmerman B.  The influence of sleep on mesial temporal lobe epilepsy.  J Clinical Neurophysiology .  2005. 22(5):369.

Garwood M, St. Louis  E, Kelkar P, Granner M.  Neuropathology in intramedullary Sjogren’s Syndrome.  Annals of Neurology.  2004. 56 (Suppl 8):S32.

Genilo  P, St Louis E, Granner M, Zimmerman B.  Partial seizure duration during sleep and wakefulness in mesial temporal epilepsy.  Epilepsia.  2004. 45(Suppl 7):260.

St Louis E, Genilo P, Granner M, Zimmerman  B.  Sleep-onset mesial temporal seizures arise from light NREM sleep.  Epilepsia.  2004. 45(Suppl 7):86-7.

Martin C, Denberg  N, Tranel  D, Granner M, Bechara  A.  The Effects of Vagus Nerve Stimulation on Decision-Making.  Cortex.  2004. 40:605-612.

Carlson  C, St. Louis  E, Granner M.  Yield of video-EEG monitoring in patients over the age of 50.  Epilepsia.  2004. 45(Suppl 7):241.

St. Louis  E, Granner M.  Sleep and epilepsy: a review.  www.advanceforsleep.com;  2003. 

Al-Kaylani  M, Granner M, Howard M, St. Louis  E.  Epilepsy surgical outcome at the University of Iowa.  Epilepsia.  2002. 43(7):335.

Kawasaki H, Buchanan T, Oya H, Howard M, Kaufman O, Damasio  H, Granner M, Adolphs  R.  Human prefrontal cortex and amygdala show correlated single-unit responses to emotional pictures.  Eighth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.  2001. 

Kaufman  O, Howard  M, Kawasaki H, Damasio  H, Granner M, Adolphs  R.  Lateralized processing of pleasant and unpleasant emotions from single-unit recordings in human prefrontal cortex and amygdala.  Eighth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.  2001. 

Kawasaki H, Adolphs  R, Kaufman O, Damasio  H, Damasio  A, Granner M, Bakken H, Hori  T, Howard  M.  Single-neuron responses to emotional visual stimuli recorded in human ventral prefrontal cortex.  Nature Neuroscience.  2001. 4:15-16.

Martin  C, Bechara  A, Denberg  N, Granner M, Tranel  D.  The effect of vagus nerve stimulation on decision-making.  31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.  2001. 

Kawasaki H, Kaufman O, Damasio H, Damasio A, Granner M, Bakken H, Hori T, Howard M, Adolphs R.  Single-neuron responses to emotional visual stimuli recorded in human ventral prefrontal cortex..  Nature neuroscience.  2001 January. 4(1):15-6.
[PubMed]

Howard  M, Volkov  I, Mirksy  R, Garell  P, Noh  M, Granner M, Damasio  H, Steinschneider  M, Reale R, Hind  J, Brugge  J.  Auditory Cortex on the Human Posterior Superior Temporal Gyrus.  Journal of Comparative Neurology.  2000. 416:79-92 .

Adolphs  R, Bechara  A, Kaufman O, Kawasaki H, Bakken  H, Damasio  H, Granner M, Howard  M.  Single-unit responses in human orbitofrontal cortex: decision-making on a gambling task.  Seventh Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.  2000. 

Kaufman O, Howard  M, Kawasaki H, Bakken H, Damasio  H, Granner M, Adolphs  R.  Single-unit responses in human orbitofrontal cortex: emotional experience from movies.  Seventh Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.  2000. 

Kawasaki H, Adolphs R, Kaufman  O, Bakken H, Damasio  H, Granner M, Howard  M.  Single-unit responses to emotional faces and scenes recorded in human orbitofrontal cortex.  Seventh Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.  2000. 

Kawasaki  M, Howard  M, Kaufman O, Bakken H, Damasio  H, Granner M, Hori  T, Adolphs R.  Single-unit responses to emotional pictures recorded in human orbitofrontal cortex.  Soc. Neurosci. Abstr.  2000. 26.

Howard M, Volkov I, Mirsky R, Garell P, Noh M, Granner M, Damasio H, Steinschneider M, Reale R, Hind J, Brugge J.  Auditory cortex on the human posterior superior temporal gyrus..  The Journal of comparative neurology.  2000 January. 416(1):79-92.
[PubMed]

Granner M.  Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults.  W.B. Saunders Company.  1999. 

Wellman B, Loftus C, Kresowik T, Todd M, Granner M.  The differences in electroencephalographic changes in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomies while under local versus general anesthesia..  Neurosurgery.  1998 October. 43(4):769-73; discussion 773-5.
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Garell  P, Granner M, Noh M, Howard  M, Volkov I, Gillies G.  An introductory overview of research instrumentation for recording of electrical activity of neurons in the human brain.  Review of Scientific Instruments.  1998. 69:4027-4037.

Wellman  B, Loftus  C, Kresowik T, Todd M, Granner M.  The differences in electroencephalographic changes in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomies while under local versus general anesthesia.  Neurosurgery.  1998. 43:769-775 .

Howard  M, Volkov  I, Mirsky R, Noh  M, Granner M, Abbas P, Damasio  H, Steinschneider M, Reale  R, Hind  J, Brugge J.  An auditory field on the posterior superior temporal gyrus of human cerebral cortex.  Society for Neuroscience Abstracts.  1997. 

Howard  M, Volkov I, Noh  M, Granner M, Mirsky  R, Garell  P.  Chronic microelectrode investigations of normal human brain physiology using a hybrid depth electrode.  J. Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery.  1997. 68:236-242.

Howard M, Volkov I, Noh M, Granner M, Mirsky R, Garell P.  Chronic microelectrode investigations of normal human brain physiology using a hybrid depth electrode..  Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery.  1997. 68(1-4 Pt 1):236-42.
[PubMed]

Howard M, Volkov I, Abbas P, Damasio H, Ollendieck M, Granner M.  A chronic microelectrode investigation of the tonotopic organization of human auditory cortex..  Brain research.  1996 June. 724(2):260-4.
[PubMed]

Howard  M, Volkov  I, Abbas  P, Damasio  H, Ollendieck M, Granner M.  A chronic microelecgtrode investigation of the tonotopic organization of human auditory cortex.  Brain Res .  1996. 724:260-264.

Howard  M, Volkov  I, Granner M, Damasio  H, Ollendieck  M, akken H.  A hybrid clinical-research depth electrode for acute and chronic in vivo microelectrode recording of human brain neurons.  J Neurosurg .  1996. 84:129-132 .

Dyken  M, Granner M, Yamada  T, Yeh  M.  The role of digital, split-screen, video-polysomnography in the assessment of nocturnal seizures.  American Clinical Neurophysiology Society Annual Meeting.  1996. 

Howard M, Volkov I, Granner M, Damasio H, Ollendieck M, Bakken H.  A hybrid clinical-research depth electrode for acute and chronic in vivo microelectrode recording of human brain neurons. Technical note..  Journal of neurosurgery.  1996 January. 84(1):129-32.
[PubMed]

Howard M, Dobbs M, Simonson T, LaVelle W, Granner M.  A noninvasive, reattachable skull fiducial marker system. Technical note..  Journal of neurosurgery.  1995 August. 83(2):372-6.
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Granner M, Howard  M, Volkov I.  A hybrid clinical-research depth electrode for chronic in vivo electrophysiologic recording in patients with medically refractory epilepsy.  AES Annual Meeting.  1995. 

Howard  M, Dobbs  M, Simonson T, LaVelle  W, Granner M.  A non-invasive reattachable skull fiducial marker system.  J Neurosurg .  1995. 83:372-376.

Gates  J, Granner M.  Nonepileptic Events.  Churchill Livingstone.  1995. 

Granner M.  Post-traumatic Epilepsy.  Churchill Livingstone.  1995. 

Yamada  T, Dyken M, Granner M, Yeh  M.  Split-screen video and polysomnographic/EEG analysis. In: EMG and Neurophysiology.  Elsevier Science BV.  1995. 

Davis B, Aul E, Granner M, Rodnitzky R.  Ranitidine-induced cranial dystonia..  Clinical neuropharmacology.  1994 October. 17(5):489-91.
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Granner M.  The Surgical Management of Epilepsy.  Butterworth-Heinemann.  1994 September. 

Granner M, Lee S.  Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus: EEG Analysis in a Large Series.  Epilepsia.  1994. 35(1):42-47.

Davis B, Aul  E, Granner M, Rodnitzky R.  Ranitidine-induced cranial dystonia.  Clin Neuropharmacol .  1994. 17(5):489-91.

Waterhouse  E, Granner M.  Comprehensive analysis of EEG, radiographic and performance data in the intracarotid amytal test (ICAT). .  AES Annual Meeting.  1993. 

Granner M, Lee  S.  Nonconvulsive status epilepticus: in-depth study in a large series of cases.  AAN Annual Meeting.  1992. 

Granner M, Wooten G.  Neuroleptic malignant syndrome or parkinsonism hyperpyrexia syndrome..  Seminars in neurology.  1991 September. 11(3):228-35.
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Granner M, Wooten  G.  Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome or Parkinsonism Hyperpyrexia Syndrome.  Seminars in Neurology .  1991. 11:228-35.

Beale E, Andreone T, Koch S, Granner M, Granner D.  Insulin and glucagon regulate cytosolic phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (GTP) mRNA in rat liver..  Diabetes.  1984 April. 33(4):328-32.
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Beale  E, Andreone T, Koch  S, Granner M, Granner  D.  Insulin and Glucagon Regulate Cytosolic Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxykinase (GTP) mRNA in Rat Liver.  Diabetes.  1984. 33:328-332.

Granner M, Lee S.  Nonconvulsive status epilepticus: EEG analysis in a large series..  Epilepsia.  35(1):42-7.
[PubMed]

Martin C, Denburg N, Tranel D, Granner M, Bechara A.  The effects of vagus nerve stimulation on decision-making..  Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior.  40(4-5):605-12.
[PubMed]

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