A J Grau

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between acute cerebrovascular ischemia and chronic and recurrent infection
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Stroke 28:1724-9. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral haemorrhage in a population-based stroke registry (LuSSt): incidence, aetiology, functional outcome and mortality
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, St├Ądtisches Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Bremserstr 79, 67063, Ludwigshafen a Rh, Germany
    J Neurol 260:2541-50. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Stroke due to atrial fibrillation in a population-based stroke registry (Ludwigshafen Stroke Study) CHADS(2) , CHA(2) DS(2) -VASc score, underuse of oral anticoagulation, and implications for preventive measures
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 20:117-23. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Monocyte function and plasma levels of interleukin-8 in acute ischemic stroke
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 192:41-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Fever and infection early after ischemic stroke
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 171:115-20. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of cervical artery dissection with recent infection
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 56:851-6. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Thrombolytic properties of leukocytes from peripheral blood in healthy subjects and in patients with acute cerebral ischemia
    C Lichy
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Thromb Res 98:29-37. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection as an independent risk factor for cerebral ischemia of atherothrombotic origin
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 186:1-5. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Etiology, risk factors and sex differences in ischemic stroke in the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study, a population-based stroke registry
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:69-75. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk factors, outcome, and treatment in subtypes of ischemic stroke: the German stroke data bank
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Stroke 32:2559-66. 2001

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between acute cerebrovascular ischemia and chronic and recurrent infection
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Stroke 28:1724-9. 1997
    ..We performed a case-control study to investigate whether chronic or recurrent respiratory, ear-nose-throat (ENT), and dental infections are risk factors for cerebrovascular ischemia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral haemorrhage in a population-based stroke registry (LuSSt): incidence, aetiology, functional outcome and mortality
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, St├Ądtisches Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Bremserstr 79, 67063, Ludwigshafen a Rh, Germany
    J Neurol 260:2541-50. 2013
    ..Stroke severity as indicated by NIHSS was independently associated with mortality and functional outcome after 1 year. We found no association between aetiology and outcome in ICH patients...
  3. doi request reprint Stroke due to atrial fibrillation in a population-based stroke registry (Ludwigshafen Stroke Study) CHADS(2) , CHA(2) DS(2) -VASc score, underuse of oral anticoagulation, and implications for preventive measures
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 20:117-23. 2013
    ..In a population-based stroke registry, we tested the hypothesis of low adherence to current guidelines as a main cause of high rates of AF-associated stroke...
  4. ncbi request reprint Monocyte function and plasma levels of interleukin-8 in acute ischemic stroke
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 192:41-7. 2001
    ..Elevated IL-8 may contribute to stroke pathophysiology by activating polymorphonuclear leukocyte (PMNL) activation early after ischemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fever and infection early after ischemic stroke
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 171:115-20. 1999
    ..In about half of the infected patients, infection was most probably acquired before stroke. Fever was associated with a more severe neurological deficit on admission...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of cervical artery dissection with recent infection
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 56:851-6. 1999
    ..Cervical artery dissection (CAD) is an important cause of ischemic stroke in younger patients. However, its cause is insufficiently understood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thrombolytic properties of leukocytes from peripheral blood in healthy subjects and in patients with acute cerebral ischemia
    C Lichy
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Thromb Res 98:29-37. 2000
    ..Polymorphonuclear leukocyte thrombolytic activity may not be increased in acute cerebral ischemia. Miniplasminogen may be an interesting adjunct to plasminogen activators in acute stroke models...
  8. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection as an independent risk factor for cerebral ischemia of atherothrombotic origin
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 186:1-5. 2001
    ..63; 95% ci 1.37-9.65) and multivariate analysis (OR 3.53; 95% ci 1.09-11.4). H. pylori seropositivity may be an independent risk factor for stroke of atherothrombotic origin...
  9. doi request reprint Etiology, risk factors and sex differences in ischemic stroke in the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study, a population-based stroke registry
    F Palm
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:69-75. 2012
    ..In a population-based stroke registry we analyzed etiological subgroups of ischemic stroke and calculated sex-specific incidence and mortality rates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk factors, outcome, and treatment in subtypes of ischemic stroke: the German stroke data bank
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Stroke 32:2559-66. 2001
    ..Data on risk factors for etiologic subtypes of ischemic stroke are still scant. The aim of this study was to characterize stroke subtypes regarding risk factor profile, outcome, and current treatment strategies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increased cytokine release by leucocytes in survivors of stroke at young age
    A J Grau
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Clin Invest 31:999-1006. 2001
    ..Enhanced stimulus-induced release of pro-inflammatory cytokines by leucocytes may contribute to the pathogenesis of ischaemic stroke...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recent infection as a risk factor for intracerebral and subarachnoid hemorrhages
    A K Kunze
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg
    Cerebrovasc Dis 10:352-8. 2000
    ..049). There was no significant association between infection and ICH. Recent infection, primarily upper respiratory tract infection, may be a risk factor for SAH by contributing to the formation and rupture of aneurysms...
  13. doi request reprint Leukocyte-platelet aggregates in acute and subacute ischemic stroke
    L Marquardt
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:276-82. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that leukocyte-platelet aggregates are increased after ischemic stroke and investigated the contribution of different leukocyte subtypes to such increase...
  14. doi request reprint Neurologic complications of Churg-Strauss syndrome--a prospective monocentric study
    J Wolf
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum der Stadt Ludwigshafen, Bremserstrasse 79, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 17:582-8. 2010
    ..With this study, we intended to evaluate the frequency and types of neurologic manifestations and complications at time of diagnosis and during follow-up of patients with CSS...
  15. doi request reprint Gene expression in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells upon acute ischemic stroke
    C Grond-Ginsbach
    Dept of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol 255:723-31. 2008
    ..Ischemic stroke provokes a systemic inflammatory response. The purpose of this study was to characterize this response on the gene expression level in circulating mononuclear leukocytes from acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Presynaptic dopaminergic pathology in Chediak-Higashi syndrome with parkinsonian syndrome
    C Jacobi
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurology 64:1814-5. 2005