E Touze

Summary

Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Sainte-Anne
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of carotid stenosis
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM UMR S894, Pole Raymond Garcin, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:734-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Natural history of asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis
    E Touze
    Service de neurologie et unité neurovasculaire, Hopital Sainte Anne, Universite Paris Descartes, 75014 Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 164:793-800. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Coronary risk stratification in patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic stroke attack
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis 75674 Paris, Cedex 14, Cedex, France
    Int J Stroke 2:177-83. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Antithrombotic management after an ischemic stroke in French primary care practice: results from three pooled cross-sectional studies
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, René Descartes, Paris, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:78-84. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of myocardial infarction and vascular death after transient ischemic attack and ischemic stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Paris Cedex 14
    Stroke 36:2748-55. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of asymptomatic atherothrombotic lesions and risk of vascular events in patients with a stroke]
    E Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:15-30. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of validity of a French adaptation of a scale measuring attitudes towards clinical practice guidelines
    E Touze
    Medexact Company, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:195-202. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Importance of in-hospital initiation of therapies and therapeutic inertia in secondary stroke prevention: IMplementation of Prevention After a Cerebrovascular evenT (IMPACT) Study
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, EA 4055, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Stroke 39:1834-43. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of high-resolution MRI for the identification and the quantification of carotid atherosclerotic plaque components: consequences for prognosis studies and therapeutic trials
    Emmanuel Touze
    Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris Cedex 14, France
    Stroke 38:1812-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the perioperative risks of stroke or death after carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, INSERM U894, Hopital Sainte Anne, Service de Neurologie, Paris, France
    Stroke 40:e683-93. 2009

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of carotid stenosis
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM UMR S894, Pole Raymond Garcin, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:734-8. 2012
    ..Thus, surgery remains the first line method in most cases but stenting is potentially an alternative in young patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Natural history of asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis
    E Touze
    Service de neurologie et unité neurovasculaire, Hopital Sainte Anne, Universite Paris Descartes, 75014 Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 164:793-800. 2008
    ..Much remains to be done to identify patients at particularly high risk of ipsilateral stroke, for whom carotid endarterectomy may be necessary in addition to medical therapy...
  3. doi request reprint Coronary risk stratification in patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic stroke attack
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis 75674 Paris, Cedex 14, Cedex, France
    Int J Stroke 2:177-83. 2007
    ..However, few studies have specifically assessed the absolute risk of coronary events in those patients and predictors of such events are not well known...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antithrombotic management after an ischemic stroke in French primary care practice: results from three pooled cross-sectional studies
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, René Descartes, Paris, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:78-84. 2005
    ..We aimed at quantifying and explaining the underuse of antithrombotic treatments after an ischemic stroke in patients seen in French primary care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of myocardial infarction and vascular death after transient ischemic attack and ischemic stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Paris Cedex 14
    Stroke 36:2748-55. 2005
    ..Absolute annual risks were estimated through weighted meta-regressions with a random effect. To test the predictions of expected event rates derived from our analysis, we used individual patient data...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of asymptomatic atherothrombotic lesions and risk of vascular events in patients with a stroke]
    E Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:15-30. 2005
    ..To estimate the prevalence of asymptomatic atherothrombotic lesions and the absolute risk of vascular events in patients with ischemic stroke...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of validity of a French adaptation of a scale measuring attitudes towards clinical practice guidelines
    E Touze
    Medexact Company, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:195-202. 2006
    ..Valid instruments to measure practitioners' attitudes towards clinical practice guidelines need to be developed. However, few of the available instruments have been thoroughly validated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Importance of in-hospital initiation of therapies and therapeutic inertia in secondary stroke prevention: IMplementation of Prevention After a Cerebrovascular evenT (IMPACT) Study
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, EA 4055, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Stroke 39:1834-43. 2008
    ..Many patients do not receive prevention consistent with recommendations after stroke, but the relative importance of patient- and physician-related factors is uncertain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of high-resolution MRI for the identification and the quantification of carotid atherosclerotic plaque components: consequences for prognosis studies and therapeutic trials
    Emmanuel Touze
    Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris Cedex 14, France
    Stroke 38:1812-9. 2007
    ..We assessed the reproducibility of MRI for the identification and quantification of carotid atherosclerotic plaque components...
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the perioperative risks of stroke or death after carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, INSERM U894, Hopital Sainte Anne, Service de Neurologie, Paris, France
    Stroke 40:e683-93. 2009
    ..However, risk factors for perioperative stroke and death have not been clearly established. We aimed to estimate the 30-day absolute risks of stroke or death after CAS and investigate sources of heterogeneity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of cervical artery dissection
    Emmanuel Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Front Neurol Neurosci 20:129-39. 2005
    ..4% but seems to be higher within the first month and some recurrences are asymptomatic. Patients with connective tissue disease or familial history of CAD have an increased risk of CAD recurrence, but other risk factors remain unknown...
  12. doi request reprint Fibromuscular dysplasia of cervical and intracranial arteries
    Emmanuel Touze
    Department of Neurology, Universite Paris Descartes, Pôle neuroscience, Services de Neurologie et de Neuroradiologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Int J Stroke 5:296-305. 2010
    ..The poor knowledge of the natural history and the lack of randomised trials that compared the different treatment options do not allow any satisfactory judgement to be made regarding the need for or the efficacy of any treatment...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of MRI-defined recent silent ischemia and associated bleeding risk with thrombolysis
    M Tisserand
    Department of Radiology, Universite Paris Descartes, Centre de psychiatrie et Neurosciences, INSERM UMR S894, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Neurology 76:1288-95. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Anatomical and technical factors associated with stroke or death during carotid angioplasty and stenting: results from the endarterectomy versus angioplasty in patients with symptomatic severe carotid stenosis (EVA-3S) trial and systematic review
    Olivier Naggara
    Universite Paris Descartes, Inserm UMR 894, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 75014 Paris, France
    Stroke 42:380-8. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Early asymptomatic recurrence of cervical artery dissection: three cases
    E Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Neurology 61:572-4. 2003
    ..Anticoagulation was maintained and the prognosis remained good. Early CAD recurrences may have been underestimated previously, because asymptomatic recurrences seem to be more frequent than symptomatic ones...
  16. doi request reprint Added value of high-resolution MR imaging in the diagnosis of vertebral artery dissection
    O Naggara
    Department of Neuroradiology, Paris Descartes University, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, Paris, France
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 31:1707-12. 2010
    ..The optimal imaging method for the diagnosis of VAD remains undefined. Our aim was to evaluate the added value of HR-MR imaging for the diagnosis of VAD...
  17. doi request reprint Does anticoagulation promote mural hematoma growth or delayed occlusion in spontaneous cervical artery dissections?
    A Machet
    Department of Neuroradiology, Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Inserm UMR 894, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:175-81. 2013
    ..Our aim was to compare the evolution of the mural hematoma in CAD during the first week after treatment initiation (AP agent: groupAP, AC: groupAC), using dedicated cervical MRI of the arterial wall...
  18. ncbi request reprint Aneurysmal forms of cervical artery dissection : associated factors and outcome
    E Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Stroke 32:418-23. 2001
    ..The aims of this study were to assess (1) clinical and anatomic outcome of aneurysmal forms of extracranial internal carotid artery (ICA) and vertebral artery (VA) dissections and (2) factors associated with aneurysmal forms of CAD...
  19. doi request reprint Is it possible to recognize cervical artery dissection on stroke brain MR imaging? A matched case-control study
    O Naggara
    Department of Neuroradiology, Paris Descartes University, INSERM U, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, France
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:869-73. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that standard brain MR imaging could allow the early detection of CAD of the upper portion of carotid and vertebral arteries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk of stroke and recurrent dissection after a cervical artery dissection: a multicenter study
    E Touze
    Department of Neurology, Hôpital Sainte Anne and Paris V University, Paris, France
    Neurology 61:1347-51. 2003
    ..To assess the risk of stroke, TIA, or dissection recurrence after a first event of cervical artery dissection (CAD)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Do transient ischemic attacks with diffusion-weighted imaging abnormalities correspond to brain infarctions?
    C Oppenheim
    Department of Neuroradiology, Universite Paris Descartes, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1782-7. 2006
    ..Our aim was to determine whether diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) changes associated with transient ischemic attack (TIA) are reversible or correspond to permanent tissue injury...
  22. ncbi request reprint Endarterectomy Versus Angioplasty in Patients with Symptomatic Severe Carotid Stenosis (EVA-3S) trial: results up to 4 years from a randomised, multicentre trial
    Jean Louis Mas
    Hôpitaux Sainte Anne, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Lancet Neurol 7:885-92. 2008
    ..We now report the results up to 4 years...
  23. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of patients with transient ischemic attack admitted to a stroke unit
    David Calvet
    Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Universite Paris 5, EA 4055, Paris, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:80-5. 2007
    ..We assessed to what extent rapid management of TIA patients admitted to a stroke unit led to specific treatments which can prevent stroke and evaluated the early risk and predictors of stroke in these patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint [What is the remaining role of heparin in the treatment of acute cerebral ischemia?]
    E Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 160:728-35. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint [Cerebral arterial infarction and diffusion tensor imaging]
    S Rodrigo
    Département d Imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75674 Paris Cedex 14
    J Neuroradiol 33:51-6. 2006
    ..Diffusion-weighted imaging (3 directions) and diffusion tensor imaging (9 directions) were compared for their sensitivity to detect ischemic lesion...
  26. ncbi request reprint [High resolution MRI of carotid atherosclerosis: looking beyond the arterial lumen]
    C Oppenheim
    Département d Imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1, rue Cabanis, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    J Radiol 89:293-301. 2008
    ..HR-MRI may also be used to assess treatment efficacy aimed at stabilizing or reducing plaque progression. Beyond the arterial lumen, direct evaluation of vessel wall should modify the management of atherosclerosis in the years to come...
  27. pmc Brain networks of spatial awareness: evidence from diffusion tensor imaging tractography
    M Urbanski
    INSERM UPMC UMR S 610, Hopital de la Salpetriere, Paris, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:598-601. 2008
    ..In some cases, a lesion to the direct connections between ventral occipital and frontal regions (ie, IFOF) may contribute to the manifestation of neglect by impairing the top down modulation of visual areas from the frontal cortex...
  28. doi request reprint Worse blood pressure control in patients with cerebrovascular or peripheral arterial disease compared with coronary artery disease
    L Mechtouff
    Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris Descartes University, INSERM U894, Paris, France
    J Intern Med 267:621-33. 2010
    ..Poor blood pressure (BP) control is common amongst patients with symptomatic atherothrombotic disease. It is unclear whether BP control and management differ across atherothrombotic disease subtypes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cerebral vasculopathy with aneurysm formation in HIV-infected young adults
    M Kossorotoff
    Department of Neurology, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Neurology 66:1121-2. 2006
  30. doi request reprint [French national survey on neurology resident training]
    N Weiss
    Association des assistants et internes de neurologie de France, ANAINF, Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 165:728-34. 2009
    ..The satisfaction of residents concerning their training and the competencies that they acquire has never been thoroughly assessed in France...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Natural history of cervical arterial dissections. Review of the literature and preliminary results from a national study group]
    E Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1, rue Cabanis, 75674 Paris Cedex 14
    J Neuroradiol 29:251-6. 2002
    ..The other risk factors for recurrent CAD or stroke remain unknown. The benefit of antithrombotic treatments at the acute phase of CAD or for secondary prevention has been never assessed in a randomized clinical trial...
  32. ncbi request reprint High-resolution MR imaging of periarterial edema associated with biological inflammation in spontaneous carotid dissection
    Olivier Naggara
    Department of Neuroradiology, Paris Descartes University, EA 4055, INSERM U894, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, Paris 75014, France
    Eur Radiol 19:2255-60. 2009
    ..5-50.1], p = 0.002) values. Interobserver agreement was 0.84 or higher for PAE identification. sCAD was associated with PAE and biological inflammation. Our results support the hypothesis of an underlying arterial inflammation in sCAD...
  33. doi request reprint High-resolution MR imaging of the cervical arterial wall: what the radiologist needs to know
    Catherine Oppenheim
    Department of Imaging, Universite Paris Descartes, EA 4055, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, 1, rue Cabanis, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Radiographics 29:1413-31. 2009
    ..Finally, the role of high-resolution MR imaging in the diagnosis of cervical dissection and inflammatory disease of the arterial wall is emphasized...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of five MR sequences for the detection of acute intracranial hemorrhage
    Catherine Oppenheim
    Department of Neuroradiology, Sainte Anne Hospital, Paris V University, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:388-94. 2005
    ..To evaluate the respective value of 5 MR sequences to distinguish between stroke patients with and without acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH)...
  35. doi request reprint DWI lesions and TIA etiology improve the prediction of stroke after TIA
    David Calvet
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Stroke 40:187-92. 2009
    ..The ABCD(2) score has been shown to predict the early risk of stroke after transient ischemic attack (TIA). The additional predictive value of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) and TIA etiology is not well known...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Adding aspirin to clopidogrel in secondary prevention of ischemic stroke: no significant benefits. Results of the Match study]
    David Calvet
    Service de Neurologie, Hôpital Sainte Anne et Université Paris V René Descartes
    Presse Med 35:679-82. 2006
    ..3%; 95%CI, 1.3 to 2.6; p<0.001). Recruitment that began too late and an over-selected population, with overrepresentation of patients with diabetes and small vessel disease in particular, may partly explain these negative results...
  37. ncbi request reprint Endarterectomy versus stenting in patients with symptomatic severe carotid stenosis
    Jean Louis Mas
    Hôpitaux Sainte Anne, Universite Rene Descartes, Paris, France
    N Engl J Med 355:1660-71. 2006
    ..Carotid stenting is less invasive than endarterectomy, but it is unclear whether it is as safe in patients with symptomatic carotid-artery stenosis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reversible cerebral angiopathy: efficacy of nimodipine
    Mathieu Zuber
    Service de Neurologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75674, Paris Cedex 14, France
    J Neurol 253:1585-8. 2006
    ..Most patients respond poorly to analgesics. We describe four patients with typical RCA whose headache rapidly disappeared after IV nimodipine treatment was initiated...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Case no 3. MELAS syndrome]
    C Oppenheim
    Département d imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionelle, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris
    J Radiol 84:82-3. 2003
  40. ncbi request reprint [Case no 5. Wilson's disease]
    C Oppenheim
    Département d imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionelle, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris
    J Radiol 84:87-8. 2003
  41. doi request reprint [Epidemiology of stroke]
    Yannick Bejot
    Service de Neurologie, CHU de Dijon et Registre dijonnais des AVC, EA 4184, Faculte de Medecine, Université de Dijon, Hopital General, 3, rue du Faubourg Raines, 21000 Dijon, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 25:727-32. 2009
    ..The better knowledge of the epidemiology of stroke has allowed to recognize the worldwide burden of the disease, and to identify the vascular risk factors. This article reviews the main current data about the epidemiology of stroke...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease in rheumatoid arthritis: single-center hospital-based cohort study in France
    Noémie Assous
    Rheumatology A Department, School of Medicine, Rene Descartes University, Cochin Teaching Hospital, Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:66-72. 2007
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) was independently associated with cardiovascular events in several studies, most of which were conducted in the US...
  43. ncbi request reprint Blood Pressure, smoking and oral contraceptive control after cryptogenic stroke in young adults in the PFO-ASA Study
    Caroline Arquizan
    Sainte Anne Hospital, Paris, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:41-5. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint [Atherosclerotic stenosis of the internal carotid arteries]
    Emmanuel Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Unité Neurovasculaire, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris
    Presse Med 36:166-75. 2007
    ..The treatment decision requires consideration of individual factors to optimize the risk/benefit ratio...
  45. doi request reprint Carotid stenting
    Emmanuel Touze
    Rene Descartes University, Department of Neurology and Stroke Unit, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Neurol 21:56-63. 2008
    ..We reviewed evidence on carotid angioplasty and stenting in carotid stenosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Bilateral amyotrophic neuralgia (Parsonage Turner syndrome) with HIV seroconversion]
    E Louis
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 159:685-7. 2003
    ..Combined with previously published cases, our observation suggests that NA associated with HIV could belong to the group of early multiplex mononeuritis. Neurologists should be aware of HIV infection when managing a patient with NA...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Bilateral plexopathy following lightning injury]
    V Guiraud
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Faculté de Médecine Paris V, Cochin, Paris
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 160:1078-80. 2004
    ..The consequences of lightning injuries on the peripheral nervous system are widely unknown...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Stiff limb syndrome associated with Hashimoto's encephalopathy: improvement after corticotherapy]
    D Calvet
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 158:602-4. 2002
    ..The stiff limb syndrome had a remitting course despite symptomatic treatment including diazepam, baclofen and vigabatrin and immunomodulating treatments including corticoid and intravenous immunoglobulins...
  49. pmc Spinal cord infarction: clinical and magnetic resonance imaging findings and short term outcome
    C Masson
    Department of Neurology, Beaujon Hospital, 100 bd du Général Leclerc, 92110 Clichy, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1431-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, the clinical and radiological presentation of spinal cord infarcts and their short term outcome remain poorly understood...
  50. doi request reprint CADISP-genetics: an International project searching for genetic risk factors of cervical artery dissections
    S Debette
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Lille, Lille, France
    Int J Stroke 4:224-30. 2009
    ..Our aim is to identify genetic variants associated with an increased risk of CAD and possibly gene-environment interactions...
  51. doi request reprint Prevalence of asymptomatic coronary artery disease in ischemic stroke patients: the PRECORIS study
    David Calvet
    Department of Neurology, Centre HospitalierSainte Anne, Paris Descartes University, Centre de Psychiatrie et Neurosciences INSERM UMR 894, Paris, France
    Circulation 121:1623-9. 2010
    ..We assessed the prevalence of >or=50% asymptomatic CAD in patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack and whether the prevalence is related to traditional vascular risk factors and cervicocephalic atherosclerosis...
  52. doi request reprint Asymmetry of intracranial internal carotid artery on 3D TOF MR angiography: a sign of unilateral extracranial stenosis
    Olivier Naggara
    Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Université Paris 5 Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Department of Neuroradiology, 1 rue Cabanis, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Eur Radiol 18:1038-42. 2008
    ..This sign may allow an early detection of high-grade cervical carotid stenosis in stroke patients before dedicated neck imaging is performed...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Atherosclerosis of carotid and vertebrobasilar arteries: prognosis and therapy decision]
    Emmanuel Touze
    Service de Neurologie, Hopital Sainte Anne, 75014 Paris
    Rev Prat 54:1083-92. 2004
    ..New medical strategies and the advantages of angioplasty are currently under investigation...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Diffusion tensor MRI of Wallerian degeneration: a case report]
    C Oppenheim
    Département d Imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionnelle, Universite Paris V, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 159:670-2. 2003
    ..This highlights the feasibility of diffusion tensor imaging on clinical MR units and its ability to quantify the degree of white matter tract destruction...
  55. ncbi request reprint [The first episode of central nervous system demyelinization and hepatitis B virus vaccination]
    E Touze
    Unité de Recherches Epidémiologiques en Neurologie et Psychopathologie, INSERM U360, Paris, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 156:242-6. 2000
    ..Recently, in France, in the context of an Expanded Program on Immunization, several cases of CNS demyelination have been observed following injection of recombinant hepatitis B (HB) vaccine, leading to great concern...
  56. ncbi request reprint High risk of clinical cardiovascular events in rheumatoid arthritis: Levels of associations of myocardial infarction and stroke through a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Christophe Meune
    Departement de Cardiologie, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75014 Paris, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:253-61. 2010
    ..While there are convergent data suggesting that overall cardiovascular mortality is increased in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, the relative contributions of myocardial infarction and stroke remain unclear...
  57. ncbi request reprint Increased stiffness of the carotid wall material in patients with spontaneous cervical artery dissection
    David Calvet
    Department of Pharmacology and INSERM EMI 0107, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    Stroke 35:2078-82. 2004
    ..The study aim was to determine the elastic properties of a cervical artery, the common carotid artery, and a distal muscular artery, the radial artery in sCAD patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Sequential-design, multicenter, randomized, controlled trial of early decompressive craniectomy in malignant middle cerebral artery infarction (DECIMAL Trial)
    Katayoun Vahedi
    Service de Neurologie, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    Stroke 38:2506-17. 2007
    ..There is no effective medical treatment of malignant middle cerebral artery (MCA) infarction. The purpose of this clinical trial was to assess the efficacy of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with malignant MCA infarction...