G Ntaios

Summary

Affiliation: University of Thessaly
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in Greece: the Arcadia Rural Study on Atrial Fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    Acute Stroke Unit, Alexandra Hospital, Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Acta Cardiol 67:65-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Poor Stroke Risk Perception despite Moderate Public Stroke Awareness: Insight from a Cross-sectional National Survey in Greece
    George Ntaios
    Department of Medicine and Research Laboratory of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 24:721-4. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Leukoaraiosis and stroke recurrence risk in patients with and without atrial fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    From the Department of Medicine G N, D L, V P, K M, Larissa University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece University of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences G Y H L, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK Department of Clinical Therapeutics E M, K V, Medical School of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens Department of Medicine H M, Ioannina University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina and Department of Neurology K S, Eginition Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Greece
    Neurology 84:1213-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Statin treatment is associated with improved prognosis in patients with AF-related stroke
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 177:129-33. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Embolic strokes of undetermined source in the athens stroke registry: a descriptive analysis
    George Ntaios
    From the Department of Medicine, Larissa University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece G N, V P, K M Department of Medicine, Ioannina University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece H M Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Medical School of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece E M, K V Department of Neurology, Eginition Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece K S and Stroke Center, Neurology Service, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland P M
    Stroke 46:176-81. 2015
  6. doi request reprint PFO closure vs. medical therapy in cryptogenic stroke or transient ischemic attack: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine and Research Lab, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 169:101-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The type of atrial fibrillation is associated with long-term outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 167:1519-23. 2013
  8. doi request reprint ASTRAL score predicts 5-year dependence and mortality in acute ischemic stroke
    Vasileios Papavasileiou
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Biopolis 41110, Larissa, Greece
    Stroke 44:1616-20. 2013
  9. doi request reprint External validation of the ASTRAL score to predict 3- and 12-month functional outcome in the China National Stroke Registry
    Gaifen Liu
    Department of Neurology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Stroke 44:1443-5. 2013
  10. doi request reprint CHADS₂, CHA₂S₂DS₂-VASc, and long-term stroke outcome in patients without atrial fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Neurology 80:1009-17. 2013

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of atrial fibrillation in Greece: the Arcadia Rural Study on Atrial Fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    Acute Stroke Unit, Alexandra Hospital, Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Acta Cardiol 67:65-9. 2012
    ..There are only scarce data about its prevalence in Greece. We designed an epidemiological cross-sectional study to estimate the prevalence of AF in Greece and evaluate the adequacy of anticoagulant treatment in AF patients...
  2. doi request reprint Poor Stroke Risk Perception despite Moderate Public Stroke Awareness: Insight from a Cross-sectional National Survey in Greece
    George Ntaios
    Department of Medicine and Research Laboratory of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 24:721-4. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate stroke risk perception and stroke awareness in Greece through a cross-sectional telephone survey...
  3. doi request reprint Leukoaraiosis and stroke recurrence risk in patients with and without atrial fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    From the Department of Medicine G N, D L, V P, K M, Larissa University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece University of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences G Y H L, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK Department of Clinical Therapeutics E M, K V, Medical School of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens Department of Medicine H M, Ioannina University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina and Department of Neurology K S, Eginition Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Greece
    Neurology 84:1213-9. 2015
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  4. doi request reprint Statin treatment is associated with improved prognosis in patients with AF-related stroke
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 177:129-33. 2014
    ..g. strokes related to atrial fibrillation (AF). We investigated whether statin treatment in patients with AF-related stroke is associated with improved survival and reduced risk for stroke recurrence and future cardiovascular events...
  5. doi request reprint Embolic strokes of undetermined source in the athens stroke registry: a descriptive analysis
    George Ntaios
    From the Department of Medicine, Larissa University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece G N, V P, K M Department of Medicine, Ioannina University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece H M Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Medical School of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece E M, K V Department of Neurology, Eginition Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece K S and Stroke Center, Neurology Service, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland P M
    Stroke 46:176-81. 2015
    ..Our aim is to provide a detailed descriptive analysis of an ESUS population derived from a large prospective ischemic stroke registry using the proposed diagnostic criteria...
  6. doi request reprint PFO closure vs. medical therapy in cryptogenic stroke or transient ischemic attack: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine and Research Lab, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 169:101-5. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess whether patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure is superior to medical therapy in preventing recurrence of cryptogenic ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)...
  7. doi request reprint The type of atrial fibrillation is associated with long-term outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 167:1519-23. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between the type of atrial fibrillation (AF) and long-term outcome in terms of mortality and stroke recurrence in patients with ischemic stroke and non-valvular AF...
  8. doi request reprint ASTRAL score predicts 5-year dependence and mortality in acute ischemic stroke
    Vasileios Papavasileiou
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Biopolis 41110, Larissa, Greece
    Stroke 44:1616-20. 2013
    ..The ASTRAL score was externally validated showing remarkable consistency on 3-month outcome prognosis in patients with acute ischemic stroke. The present study aimed to evaluate ASTRAL score's prognostic accuracy to predict 5-year outcome...
  9. doi request reprint External validation of the ASTRAL score to predict 3- and 12-month functional outcome in the China National Stroke Registry
    Gaifen Liu
    Department of Neurology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Stroke 44:1443-5. 2013
    ..We aimed to validate the ASTRAL score in a Chinese stroke population and moreover to explore its prognostic value to predict 12-month outcome...
  10. doi request reprint CHADS₂, CHA₂S₂DS₂-VASc, and long-term stroke outcome in patients without atrial fibrillation
    George Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Neurology 80:1009-17. 2013
    ..CHADS2 and CHA2DS2-VASc scores are used to assess stroke risk in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). We investigated whether these scores are associated with stroke outcome in non-AF stroke patients...
  11. doi request reprint Blood pressure changes in acute ischemic stroke and outcome with respect to stroke etiology
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Neurology 79:1440-8. 2012
    ..Previous research suggested that proper blood pressure (BP) management in acute stroke may need to take into account the underlying etiology...
  12. doi request reprint Nonvitamin-K-antagonist oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and previous stroke or transient ischemic attack: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    George Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Biopolis 41110, Larissa, Greece
    Stroke 43:3298-304. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint An integer-based score to predict functional outcome in acute ischemic stroke: the ASTRAL score
    G Ntaios
    Acute Stroke Unit, Neurology Service and Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre HospitalierUniversitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Neurology 78:1916-22. 2012
    ..To develop and validate a simple, integer-based score to predict functional outcome in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) using variables readily available after emergency room admission...
  14. doi request reprint Ankle-brachial index long-term outcome after first-ever ischaemic stroke
    H Milionis
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 20:1471-8. 2013
    ..There is a scarcity of data associating ABI with long-term outcome in patients with IS. The association between ABI and long-term outcome in patients with first-ever acute IS was assessed...
  15. doi request reprint Association of ischaemic stroke subtype with long-term cardiovascular events
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 21:1108-14. 2014
    ..There is no strong evidence that all ischaemic stroke types are associated with high cardiovascular risk. Our aim was to investigate whether all ischaemic stroke types are associated with high cardiovascular risk...
  16. doi request reprint Persistent hyperglycemia at 24-48 h in acute hyperglycemic stroke patients is not associated with a worse functional outcome
    G Ntaios
    Department of Neurology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 46, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:561-6. 2011
    ..7-7.3 mmol/l associated with a favorable outcome. We tested the hypothesis that persistence of hyperglycemia above this threshold at 24-48 h after stroke onset impairs 3-month functional outcome...
  17. doi request reprint An intravenous insulin protocol for strict glycemic control in acute ischaemic stroke
    G Ntaios
    Neurology Service, Diabetes and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurol 19:443-51. 2012
    ..Here, we describe the initial experience, safety, and efficacy of this protocol to achieve and maintain euglycemia in the first 48h...
  18. doi request reprint Aseptic meningoencephalitis mimicking transient ischaemic attacks
    V Papavasileiou
    Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, 41110, Biopolis, Larissa, Greece
    Infection 41:485-91. 2013
    ..To highlight meningoencephalitis as a transient ischaemic attack (TIA) mimic and suggest clinical clues for differential diagnosis...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term outcome in posterior cerebral artery stroke
    G Ntaios
    Acute Stroke Unit and Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 18:1074-80. 2011
    ..Previous studies on posterior cerebral artery (PCA) strokes focused mainly on topography and underlying pathophysiology. However, there are no data on long-term prognosis and its association with the localization of the infarct...
  20. doi request reprint Hypertension is an independent predictor of mean platelet volume in patients with acute ischaemic stroke
    G Ntaios
    Neurology Service, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Intern Med J 41:691-5. 2011
    ..However, the determinants of MPV in patients with acute ischaemic stroke have never been investigated...
  21. doi request reprint Temporal distribution and magnitude of the vulnerability period around stroke depend on stroke subtype
    G Ntaios
    Neurology Service, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:246-53. 2011
    ..We aimed to analyze the rate and time distribution of pre- and post-morbid cerebrovascular events in a single ischemic stroke population, and whether these depend on the etiology of the index stroke...
  22. doi request reprint Improving prediction of recanalization in acute large-vessel occlusive stroke
    P Vanacker
    Neurology Service, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Department of Neurology, University Hospital Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    J Thromb Haemost 12:814-21. 2014
    ..Recanalization in acute ischemic stroke with large-vessel occlusion is a potent indicator of good clinical outcome...
  23. doi request reprint Intravenous insulin treatment in acute stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    G Ntaios
    Department of Medicine and Research Lab, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Int J Stroke 9:489-93. 2014
    ..Several trials investigated the use of intravenous insulin to control hyperglycemia in acute stroke. This meta-analysis summarizes all available evidence from randomized controlled trials in order to assess its efficacy and safety...