Estevo Santamarina

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke patients with cardiac atrial septal abnormalities: differential infarct patterns on DWI
    Estevo Santamarina
    Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 16:334-40. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Tandem internal carotid artery/middle cerebral artery occlusion: an independent predictor of poor outcome after systemic thrombolysis
    Marta Rubiera
    Brain Hemodynamics Lab, Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:2301-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Biomarker level improves the diagnosis of embolic source in ischemic stroke of unknown origin
    E Santamarina
    Neurovascular Unit, Hospital Vall Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 259:2538-45. 2012
  4. doi request reprint [Social impact of stroke due to atrial fibrillation]
    E Santamarina
    Unidad Neurovascular, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Universitario Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurologia 27:10-4. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint [Functional outcome after one year follow-up in cryptogenetic brain infarction and patent foramen ovale]
    Esteban Santamarina
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 124:561-5. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in anterior versus posterior circulation strokes: timing of recanalization, ischemic tolerance, and other differences
    Jorge Pagola
    Unitat Neurovascular Vall d Hebron, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 21:108-12. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Geographic differences in acute stroke care in Catalunya: impact of a regional interhospital network
    Marc Ribo
    Unitat Neurovascular, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:284-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Long-term treatment with citicoline may improve poststroke vascular cognitive impairment
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Unit, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:146-54. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing haemorrhagic transformation in ischaemic stroke
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet Neurol 12:689-705. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Ischemic stroke outcome and early infection: its deleterious effect seems to operate also among tissue plasminogen activator-treated patients
    David Salat
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 65:82-7. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke patients with cardiac atrial septal abnormalities: differential infarct patterns on DWI
    Estevo Santamarina
    Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 16:334-40. 2006
    ..Stroke mechanism in patent foramen ovale (PFO) and/or atrioseptal aneurysm (ASA) remains unclear. We aimed to study the stroke pattern on diffusion weighted imaging (DWI), in cryptogenetic stroke according to septal abnormalities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tandem internal carotid artery/middle cerebral artery occlusion: an independent predictor of poor outcome after systemic thrombolysis
    Marta Rubiera
    Brain Hemodynamics Lab, Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:2301-5. 2006
    ..Moreover, whether the relative resistance to thrombolysis in tandem lesions varies depending on the location of MCA clot remains uncertain...
  3. doi request reprint Biomarker level improves the diagnosis of embolic source in ischemic stroke of unknown origin
    E Santamarina
    Neurovascular Unit, Hospital Vall Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 259:2538-45. 2012
    ..2 %. High-level CK-MB and BNP during the acute phase of ischemic stroke are associated with an embolic source. Measurement of both biomarkers may improve the diagnosis, guiding the need to perform a heart exploration...
  4. doi request reprint [Social impact of stroke due to atrial fibrillation]
    E Santamarina
    Unidad Neurovascular, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Universitario Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurologia 27:10-4. 2012
    ..In addition, AF is an independent risk factor for mortality, especially in women and the elderly. All these factors lead to a higher social and economic impact among stroke patients with AF...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Functional outcome after one year follow-up in cryptogenetic brain infarction and patent foramen ovale]
    Esteban Santamarina
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 124:561-5. 2005
    ..We evaluated the clinical situation in stroke patients with PFO and describe the factors predictive of a better outcome after a year...
  6. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in anterior versus posterior circulation strokes: timing of recanalization, ischemic tolerance, and other differences
    Jorge Pagola
    Unitat Neurovascular Vall d Hebron, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 21:108-12. 2011
    ..2; P=.043). Our data do not support the theory of increased ischemic tolerance in posterior circulation. Despite longer time-to-treatment, BAO were more resistant to hemorrhagic transformations...
  7. doi request reprint Geographic differences in acute stroke care in Catalunya: impact of a regional interhospital network
    Marc Ribo
    Unitat Neurovascular, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:284-8. 2008
    ..Limited resources prevent specialized care in community hospitals (CH) challenging geographical equity. We studied the impact of a regional interhospital network based on urgent transfer from 4 CH to a referral stroke center (RSC)...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term treatment with citicoline may improve poststroke vascular cognitive impairment
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Unit, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:146-54. 2013
    ..We assessed the safety of long-term administration and its possible efficacy of citicoline in preventing poststroke cognitive decline in patients with first-ever ischemic stroke...
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing haemorrhagic transformation in ischaemic stroke
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet Neurol 12:689-705. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint Ischemic stroke outcome and early infection: its deleterious effect seems to operate also among tissue plasminogen activator-treated patients
    David Salat
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 65:82-7. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Oxidative stress after thrombolysis-induced reperfusion in human stroke
    Carmen Dominguez
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Center, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 41:653-60. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the presence and role of lipid peroxidation and protein oxidation-related molecules after tissue plasminogen activator-induced recanalization in human stroke...
  12. doi request reprint Do bubble characteristics affect recanalization in stroke patients treated with microbubble-enhanced sonothrombolysis?
    Marta Rubiera
    Department of Neurology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:1573-7. 2008
    ..However, RE rates, clinical course and long-term outcome are comparable when administering galactose-based air-filled MB (Levovist) or sulphur hexafluoride-filled MB (Sonovue)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of early arterial reocclusion after tissue plasminogen activator-induced recanalization in acute ischemic stroke
    Marta Rubiera
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 36:1452-6. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine clinical and hemodynamic predictors of early reocclusion (RO) in stroke patients treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (tPA)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Admission fibrinolytic profile is associated with symptomatic hemorrhagic transformation in stroke patients treated with tissue plasminogen activator
    Marc Ribo
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Neurovascular Unit Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 35:2123-7. 2004
    ..We aim to determine the predictive value of pretreatment levels of fibrinolysis inhibitors (PAI-1, lipoprotein(a), TAFI, and homocysteine) on SICH...
  15. doi request reprint Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) activity is associated with large-artery atherosclerotic etiology and recurrent stroke in TIA patients
    Pilar Delgado
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and Department of Neurology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:150-8. 2012
    ..We aimed to investigate Lp-PLA(2) levels in transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients and to study their relationship with stroke recurrence...
  16. doi request reprint Diagnosis and quantification of patent foramen ovale. Which is the reference technique? Simultaneous study with transcranial Doppler, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography
    Teresa Gonzalez-Alujas
    Laboratorio de Ecocardiografía, Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital General Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:133-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy of transthoracic echocardiography (TTE), TEE and transcranial Doppler (TCD) in the diagnosis and quantification of patent foramen ovale...
  17. ncbi request reprint Temporal profile of matrix metalloproteinases and their inhibitors after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: relationship to clinical and radiological outcome
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and the Stroke Unit, Hospital Universitario Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 35:1316-22. 2004
    ..We aimed to investigate the temporal profile of MMPs and their natural inhibitors (TIMPs) after acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and to study its influence on neuroimaging and clinical outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of admission hyperglycemia on stroke outcome after thrombolysis: risk stratification in relation to time to reperfusion
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Neurovascular Unit, Deparment of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 35:2493-8. 2004
    ..We evaluated the impact of admission hyperglycemia (HG) on stroke outcome in relation to the timing of reperfusion in patients treated with tissue plasminogen activator (tPA)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Microbubble administration accelerates clot lysis during continuous 2-MHz ultrasound monitoring in stroke patients treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator
    Carlos A Molina
    Department of Neurology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:425-9. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Triflusal and aspirin in the secondary prevention of atherothrombotic ischemic stroke: a very long-term follow-up
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 37:181-7. 2014
    ..We have assessed the safety and effectiveness of triflusal and aspirin for a very long-term period in the secondary prevention of patients with ischemic atherothrombotic stroke...
  21. doi request reprint Recurrent transient ischaemic attack and early risk of stroke: data from the PROMAPA study
    Francisco Purroy
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Universitat de Lleida, Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova de, Lleida, IRBLLEIDA, Avda Rovira Roure, 80, Lleida 25198, Spain
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:596-603. 2013
    ..Many guidelines recommend urgent intervention for patients with two or more transient ischaemic attacks (TIAs) within 7 days (multiple TIAs) to reduce the early risk of stroke...
  22. doi request reprint Recurrent stroke and massive right-to-left shunt: results from the prospective Spanish multicenter (CODICIA) study
    Joaquin Serena
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitario Dr Josep Trueta, Institut d Investigació Biomédica de Girona, Girona, Spain
    Stroke 39:3131-6. 2008
    ..Few studies have prospectively examined the risk of recurrent stroke associated with patent foramen ovale. We present the results of the Spanish right-to-left shunt (RLSh) multicenter study...
  23. doi request reprint Stroke after prolonged air travel associated with a pulmonary arteriovenous malformation
    Isabel Pareés
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol Sci 292:99-100. 2010
    ..These should be considered in patients with stroke after prolonged flights, particularly when right-to-left shunt is detected and patent foramen ovale is ruled out...
  24. doi request reprint Localisation value of ictal arterial spin-labelled sequences in partial seizures
    Manuel Toledo
    Neurology Department, Vall, d Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain
    Epileptic Disord 13:336-9. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that focal hyperperfusion, as observed by ASL, may have localising value in temporal epilepsies when performed in the ictal period...
  25. ncbi request reprint Speed of tPA-induced clot lysis predicts DWI lesion evolution in acute stroke
    Raquel Delgado-Mederos
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 38:955-60. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of the speed of recanalization on the evolution of diffusion- weighted imaging (DWI) lesions and outcome in stroke patients treated with tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Admission fibrinolytic profile predicts clot lysis resistance in stroke patients treated with tissue plasminogen activator
    Marc Ribo
    Neurovascular Unit Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Thromb Haemost 91:1146-51. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic stroke, aortic arch atheroma and patent foramen ovale
    Carlos A Molina
    Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:84-8. 2007
    ..This review is focused on the prevalence, risk of stroke and therapeutic strategies in patients with cryptogenic stroke related to AAA or PFO...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasma S100B level after acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage
    Pilar Delgado
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Stroke Unit, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital General Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:2837-9. 2006
    ..We sought to determine plasma S100B level after acute (<24 hours) spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and to study its relation with neurological outcome...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Clinical benefit following the implementation of a specialized urgent stroke care system]
    Jose Alvarez-Sabin
    Unidad Neurovascular, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Universitario Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 122:528-31. 2004
    ..We aimed to test the clinical efficacy of a specialized and urgent stroke assistance system in a University Hospital, as well as the specific impact of each part of the system on several clinical indicators...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of urgent combined carotid/transcranial ultrasound testing in early prognosis of TIA patients]
    Francisco Purroy
    Unidad Neurovascular, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 126:647-50. 2006
    ..We investigate the value of combined carotid/transcranial ultrasound testing (UST) on the prognosis of TIA patients...