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Brad A. Racette, MD

Robert Allan Finke Professor of Neurology

Division of Adult Neurology

Specialty Areas

Neurology - Adult
Movement Disorders
Parkinson's Disease
Huntington's Disease
Dystonia
Tremor
Tourette's Syndrome
Spasticity Management

Board Certifications

Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Movement disorders, Parkinson's disease, dystonia, Huntington's disease, ataxia, hemifacial spasm, Tourette syndrome, tremor, spasticity.

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research
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Location(s)

Location(s)

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
McMillan Building

517 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Lower Level
Office Phone: 314-362-6908
Fax: 314-747-3258

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-6908
Fax: 314-747-3258
Email: racetteb@neuro.wustl.edu

Education

Education

Fellowship: Movement Disorders, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Residency: Neurology, Barnes Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Medical Degree: Northwestern University Medical School 1992
A.B.: Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 1988

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Validation of a Parkinson Disease Predictive Model in a Population-Based Study.
Faust IM, Racette BA, Searles Nielsen S
Parkinsons Dis. 2020; 20202857608. doi: 10.1155/2020/2857608.

PMID:
    32148753
    [PubMed]
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Well Water and Parkinson's Disease in Medicare Beneficiaries: A Nationwide Case-Control Study.
Silver MR, Racette BA, Dube U, Faust IM, Searles Nielsen S
J Parkinsons Dis. 2020; 10(2)693-705. doi: 10.3233/JPD-191793.

PMID:
    32083591
    [PubMed - in process]
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Manganese exposure, parkinsonian signs, and quality of life in South African mine workers.
Dlamini WW, Nelson G, Nielsen SS, Racette BA
Am J Ind Med. 2020 Jan; 63(1)36-43. doi: 10.1002/ajim.23060.

PMID:
    31647574
    [PubMed - in process]
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MRI Signal Intensity and Parkinsonism in Manganese-Exposed Workers.
Criswell SR, Nielsen SS, Warden MN, Flores HP, Lenox-Krug J, Racette S, Sheppard L, Checkoway H, Racette BA
J Occup Environ Med. 2019 Aug; 61(8)641-645. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000001634.

PMID:
    31348423
    [PubMed - in process]
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Transplant and risk of Parkinson disease.
Fan J, Searles Nielsen S, Faust IM, Racette BA
Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2019 Jun; 63149-155. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2019.02.013.

PMID:
    30827837
    [PubMed - in process]
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The reproducibility of urinary ions in manganese exposed workers.
Baker MG, Lin YS, Simpson CD, Shireman LM, Searles Nielsen S, Racette BA, Seixas N
J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2019 Jan; 51204-211. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2018.11.001.

PMID:
    30466932
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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β2-adrenoreceptor medications and risk of Parkinson disease.
Searles Nielsen S, Gross A, Camacho-Soto A, Willis AW, Racette BA
Ann Neurol. 2018 Nov; 84(5)683-693. doi: 10.1002/ana.25341.

PMID:
    30225948
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Selective D2 receptor PET in manganese-exposed workers.
Criswell SR, Warden MN, Searles Nielsen S, Perlmutter JS, Moerlein SM, Sheppard L, Lenox-Krug J, Checkoway H, Racette BA
Neurology. 2018 Sep 11; 91(11)e1022-e1030. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000006163.

PMID:
    30097475
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Immunosuppressants and risk of Parkinson disease.
Racette BA, Gross A, Vouri SM, Camacho-Soto A, Willis AW, Searles Nielsen S
Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2018 Jul; 5(7)870-875. doi: 10.1002/acn3.580.

PMID:
    30009205
    [PubMed]
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Author response: A predictive model to identify Parkinson disease from administrative claims data.
Searles Nielsen S, Racette BA
Neurology. 2018 Jul 10; 91(2)104. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005767.

PMID:
    29987183
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inflammatory bowel disease and risk of Parkinson's disease in medicare beneficiaries.
Camacho-Soto A, Searles Nielsen S, Racette BA
Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018 Dec; 5777. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2018.06.028.

PMID:
    29983328
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of medical care biases associations between Parkinson disease and other medical conditions.
Gross A, Racette BA, Camacho-Soto A, Dube U, Searles Nielsen S
Neurology. 2018 Jun 12; 90(24)e2155-e2165. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005678.

PMID:
    29743207
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inflammatory bowel disease and risk of Parkinson's disease in Medicare beneficiaries.
Camacho-Soto A, Gross A, Searles Nielsen S, Dey N, Racette BA
Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018 May; 5023-28. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2018.02.008.

PMID:
    29459115
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Traumatic brain injury in the prodromal period of Parkinson's disease: A large epidemiological study using medicare data.
Camacho-Soto A, Warden MN, Searles Nielsen S, Salter A, Brody DL, Prather H, Racette BA
Ann Neurol. 2017 Nov; 82(5)744-754. doi: 10.1002/ana.25074.

PMID:
    29024046
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A predictive model to identify Parkinson disease from administrative claims data.
Searles Nielsen S, Warden MN, Camacho-Soto A, Willis AW, Wright BA, Racette BA
Neurology. 2017 Oct 3; 89(14)1448-1456. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004536.

PMID:
    28864676
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[<sup>18</sup>F]FDOPA positron emission tomography in manganese-exposed workers.
Criswell SR, Nielsen SS, Warden M, Perlmutter JS, Moerlein SM, Flores HP, Huang J, Sheppard L, Seixas N, Checkoway H, Racette BA
Neurotoxicology. 2018 Jan; 6443-49. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2017.07.004.

PMID:
    28694016
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Parkinsonism Signs and Symptoms in Agricultural Pesticide Handlers in Washington State.
Searles Nielsen S, Hu SC, Checkoway H, Negrete M, Palmández P, Bordianu T, Racette BA, Simpson CD
J Agromedicine. 2017; 22(3)215-221. doi: 10.1080/1059924X.2017.1317684.

PMID:
    28418778
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A screening tool to detect clinical manganese neurotoxicity.
Racette BA, Gross A, Criswell SR, Checkoway H, Searles Nielsen S
Neurotoxicology. 2018 Jan; 6412-18. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2017.02.009.

PMID:
    28274800
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pathologic correlates of supranuclear gaze palsy with parkinsonism.
Martin WRW, Hartlein J, Racette BA, Cairns N, Perlmutter JS
Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2017 May; 3868-71. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2017.02.027.

PMID:
    28256434
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dose-dependent progression of parkinsonism in manganese-exposed welders.
Racette BA, Searles Nielsen S, Criswell SR, Sheppard L, Seixas N, Warden MN, Checkoway H
Neurology. 2017 Jan 24; 88(4)344-351. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003533.

PMID:
    28031394
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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