Shihab Masrur

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dysphagia screening and hospital-acquired pneumonia in patients with acute ischemic stroke: findings from Get with the Guidelines--Stroke
    Shihab Masrur
    Department of Medicine, Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e301-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Risk of thrombolytic therapy for acute ischemic stroke in patients with current malignancy
    Shihab Masrur
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:124-30. 2011
  3. pmc Management of thrombolysis-associated symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joshua N Goldstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Zero Emerson Place, STE 3B, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:965-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Safety of full-dose intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator followed by multimodal endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    Raul G Nogueira
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:298-301. 2013
  5. pmc Hospital acquired pneumonia is linked to right hemispheric peri-insular stroke
    Andre Kemmling
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e71141. 2013
  6. pmc Remote supervision of IV-tPA for acute ischemic stroke by telemedicine or telephone before transfer to a regional stroke center is feasible and safe
    Muhammad A Pervez
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital WACC 720, 55 Fruit Street, Boston MA 02114, USA
    Stroke 41:e18-24. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Dysphagia screening and hospital-acquired pneumonia in patients with acute ischemic stroke: findings from Get with the Guidelines--Stroke
    Shihab Masrur
    Department of Medicine, Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e301-9. 2013
    ..National guidelines recommend dysphagia screening (DS) before oral intake in stroke patients to reduce hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP). We examined the relationship between DS and HAP after ischemic stroke...
  2. doi request reprint Risk of thrombolytic therapy for acute ischemic stroke in patients with current malignancy
    Shihab Masrur
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:124-30. 2011
    ..Our data suggest that thrombolysis may be a reasonable option for patients with malignancy who have acceptable medical comorbidities and performance status. Further research is warranted...
  3. pmc Management of thrombolysis-associated symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joshua N Goldstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Zero Emerson Place, STE 3B, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:965-9. 2010
    ..It is not clear whether patients with sICH continue to bleed after diagnosis, nor has the most appropriate treatment been determined...
  4. doi request reprint Safety of full-dose intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator followed by multimodal endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    Raul G Nogueira
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:298-301. 2013
    ..A study was undertaken to establish whether treatment with a standard intravenous t-PA dose (0.9 mg/kg) followed by multimodal endovascular therapy would have a similar safety profile to reduced dose (0.6 mg/kg) bridging therapy...
  5. pmc Hospital acquired pneumonia is linked to right hemispheric peri-insular stroke
    Andre Kemmling
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e71141. 2013
    ..Hospital acquired pneumonia (HAP) is a major complication of stroke. We sought to determine associations between infarction of specific brain regions and HAP...
  6. pmc Remote supervision of IV-tPA for acute ischemic stroke by telemedicine or telephone before transfer to a regional stroke center is feasible and safe
    Muhammad A Pervez
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital WACC 720, 55 Fruit Street, Boston MA 02114, USA
    Stroke 41:e18-24. 2010
    ..We analyzed complications and outcomes of patients treated with IV tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) using the "drip and ship" approach compared to those treated directly at the RSC...