Rustam Al-Shahi Salman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Observer agreement in the angiographic assessment of arteriovenous malformations of the brain
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Edinburgh University, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Stroke 33:1501-8. 2002
  2. pmc Incidental findings on brain magnetic resonance imaging: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Zoe Morris
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    BMJ 339:b3016. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research regulation and management
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:176-85. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint The outlook for adults with epileptic seizure(s) associated with cerebral cavernous malformations or arteriovenous malformations
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 53:34-42. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Untreated clinical course of cerebral cavernous malformations: a prospective, population-based cohort study
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Neurol 11:217-24. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The association between cerebral amyloid angiopathy and intracerebral haemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Neshika Samarasekera
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Bramwell Dott Building, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:275-81. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute neurological problems: frequency, consultation patterns and the uses of a rapid access neurology clinic
    F A Chapman
    Bramwell Dott Building, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 39:296-300. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Hemorrhage from cavernous malformations of the brain: definition and reporting standards. Angioma Alliance Scientific Advisory Board
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 39:3222-30. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences between intracranial vascular malformation types in the characteristics of their presenting haemorrhages: prospective, population-based study
    C Cordonnier
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:47-51. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke due to a cardiac myxoma
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:52-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Observer agreement in the angiographic assessment of arteriovenous malformations of the brain
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Edinburgh University, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Stroke 33:1501-8. 2002
    ..We aimed to determine intraobserver and interobserver agreement in the characterization of brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM) angioarchitecture on intra-arterial digital subtraction angiograms...
  2. pmc Incidental findings on brain magnetic resonance imaging: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Zoe Morris
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    BMJ 339:b3016. 2009
    ..To quantify the prevalence of incidental findings on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain...
  3. doi request reprint Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research regulation and management
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:176-85. 2014
    ..Regulators and researchers should monitor adherence to each of these recommendations and publish metrics. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint The outlook for adults with epileptic seizure(s) associated with cerebral cavernous malformations or arteriovenous malformations
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 53:34-42. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Untreated clinical course of cerebral cavernous malformations: a prospective, population-based cohort study
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Neurol 11:217-24. 2012
    ..We aimed to quantify these risks and investigate whether they are affected by sex and CCM location...
  6. doi request reprint The association between cerebral amyloid angiopathy and intracerebral haemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Neshika Samarasekera
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Bramwell Dott Building, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:275-81. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the strength of the association between intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) and cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) in a systematic review of published neuropathological studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute neurological problems: frequency, consultation patterns and the uses of a rapid access neurology clinic
    F A Chapman
    Bramwell Dott Building, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 39:296-300. 2009
    ..Following the introduction of a weekly rapid access neurology clinic, the most common problems seen were headache, symptoms that turned out to be medically unexplained and epileptic seizure...
  8. doi request reprint Hemorrhage from cavernous malformations of the brain: definition and reporting standards. Angioma Alliance Scientific Advisory Board
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 39:3222-30. 2008
    ..To improve the validity of future research, we aimed to develop a robust definition of CM hemorrhage...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences between intracranial vascular malformation types in the characteristics of their presenting haemorrhages: prospective, population-based study
    C Cordonnier
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:47-51. 2008
    ..To determine the imaging and demographic characteristics of intracranial haemorrhages, which are subsequently found to be due to an underlying intracranial vascular malformation (IVM)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke due to a cardiac myxoma
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:52-5. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening using whole-body magnetic resonance imaging scanning: who wants an incidentaloma?
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Med Screen 14:2-4. 2007
    ..We discuss the issues surrounding the use of an MRI scan as a screening test in 'health check-ups' and set out our concerns...
  12. pmc Research governance impediments to clinical trials: a retrospective survey
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J R Soc Med 100:101-4. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate the delays, between-centre variations in practice, and opportunity costs attributable to delays in research governance approval of clinical trials in the United Kingdom...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prospective, population-based detection of intracranial vascular malformations in adults: the Scottish Intracranial Vascular Malformation Study (SIVMS)
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Stroke 34:1163-9. 2003
    ..Therefore, we established the Scottish Intracranial Vascular Malformation Study (SIVMS) to monitor detection and long-term prognosis of people with IVMs...
  14. pmc Internet resources for neurologists
    R Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:699-703. 2003
    ..The further progress of clinical neurology on the world wide web will be monitored in JNNP Neuronline fillers and JNNP Neurology in Practice supplements...
  15. pmc The internet
    R Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:619-28. 2002
    ..This article summarises these resources, available to incorporate into your web browser as downloadable "Favorites" or "Bookmarks" from www.jnnp.com, where there are also freely accessible hypertext links to the recommended sites...
  16. pmc Prevalence of adults with brain arteriovenous malformations: a community based study in Scotland using capture-recapture analysis
    R Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:547-51. 2002
    ..To conduct a population based study of brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM) prevalence...
  17. ncbi request reprint Scottish Intracranial Vascular Malformation Study (SIVMS): evaluation of methods, ICD-10 coding, and potential sources of bias in a prospective, population-based cohort
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Stroke 34:1156-62. 2003
    ..The rarity of intracranial vascular malformations (IVMs) and the infrequency of their outcomes make large, prolonged cohort studies the best means to evaluate their frequency and prognosis...
  18. pmc Bias from requiring explicit consent from all participants in observational research: prospective, population based study
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Bramwell Dott Building, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU
    BMJ 331:942. 2005
    ..To evaluate the differences between adults who consent to participate in observational research, and those who do not...
  19. pmc Subarachnoid haemorrhage
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU
    BMJ 333:235-40. 2006
  20. pmc What do patients think about appearing in neurology "grand rounds"?
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:454-6. 2007
  21. doi request reprint Screening patients with a family history of subarachnoid haemorrhage for intracranial aneurysms: screening uptake, patient characteristics and outcome
    Thomas D Miller
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Rd, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:86-8. 2012
    ..Screening may be worthwhile for people with two or more FDRA by aSAH. Little is known about the characteristics of people with a family history of aSAH who undergo screening in clinical practice...
  22. doi request reprint Economic burden of intracranial vascular malformations in adults: prospective population-based study
    Clare E Miller
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 40:1973-9. 2009
    ..Although intracranial vascular malformations (IVMs) are the leading cause of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) in young adults, there has not been a cost-of-illness study on an unselected cohort...
  23. doi request reprint Outcome after interventional or conservative management of unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations: a prospective, population-based cohort study
    Catherine J Wedderburn
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Neurol 7:223-30. 2008
    ..We aimed to test whether outcome differs between adults who had interventional AVM treatment and those who did not...
  24. doi request reprint Patterns of brain arteriovenous malformation treatment: prospective, population-based study
    Janneke Van Beijnum
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 39:3216-21. 2008
    ..The extent of variation in the interventional treatment of brain arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) is unknown, so we explored patterns of treatment at 4 neuroscience centers in one European country...
  25. doi request reprint Outcome after conservative management or intervention for unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations
    Rustam Al-Shahi Salman
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    JAMA 311:1661-9. 2014
    ..Whether conservative management is superior to interventional treatment for unruptured brain arteriovenous malformations (bAVMs) is uncertain because of the shortage of long-term comparative data...
  26. pmc Seizure risk with AVM treatment or conservative management: prospective, population-based study
    Colin B Josephson
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Neurology 79:500-7. 2012
    ..To compare the risk of epileptic seizures in adults during conservative management or following invasive treatment for a brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM)...
  27. doi request reprint The presentation and clinical course of intracranial developmental venous anomalies in adults: a systematic review and prospective, population-based study
    Jennifer M L Hon
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 40:1980-5. 2009
    ..Reported risks of hemorrhage from intracranial developmental venous anomalies (DVAs) vary, so we investigated this in a systematic review and population-based study...
  28. ncbi request reprint APOE associations with severe CAA-associated vasculopathic changes: collaborative meta-analysis
    Kristiina Rannikmäe
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:300-5. 2014
    ..We assessed the evidence for these allele-specific effects...
  29. pmc European research priorities for intracerebral haemorrhage
    Thorsten Steiner
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:409-19. 2011
    ....
  30. doi request reprint improving interrater agreement about brain microbleeds: development of the Brain Observer MicroBleed Scale (BOMBS)
    Charlotte Cordonnier
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Stroke 40:94-9. 2009
    ..If the diagnostic and prognostic significance of brain microbleeds (BMBs) are to be investigated and used for these purposes in clinical practice, observer variation in BMB assessment must be minimized...
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term prognosis after intracerebral haemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michael Tin Chung Poon
    Edinburgh Medical School, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:660-7. 2014
    ..There is uncertainty about the long-term prognosis after spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH). Therefore, we systematically reviewed the literature for studies reporting long-term survival and ICH recurrence, and their predictors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous brain microbleeds: systematic review, subgroup analyses and standards for study design and reporting
    Charlotte Cordonnier
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Brain 130:1988-2003. 2007
    ..We conclude by proposing criteria for ideal study design and reporting...
  33. doi request reprint Recruitment difficulties in brain tumour patients cause participation bias: findings from a neuropsychological study of adult inpatients with supratentorial intracranial tumours
    Jennifer L Scotland
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:1191-5. 2009
    ..The occurrence and direction of this response, participation or ascertainment bias is unpredictable, and can harm the external validity of medical research...
  34. doi request reprint Radiological investigation of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: systematic review and trinational survey
    Charlotte Cordonnier
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Stroke 41:685-90. 2010
    ..It is not always clear whether, how, and when to undertake further radiological investigation of spontaneous (nontraumatic) intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH)...
  35. doi request reprint Unlocking the 'locked-in syndrome'
    Mano Shanmuganathan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 25:109-10. 2011
    ..Upon investigation, a petrous apex dural atriovenous fistula was identified causing profound brainstem venous hypertension. Surgical clipping lead to complete neurological recovery...
  36. doi request reprint Eligibility for randomized trials of treatments specifically for intracerebral hemorrhage: community-based study
    Arthur F Fonville
    From the Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands A F F, Y B R and Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Center for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, United Kingdom N S, A H, D P, R A S S
    Stroke 44:2729-34. 2013
    ..Acute treatments specifically for intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are being sought in randomized controlled trials. The treatment effect sizes in ongoing and future trials are likely to be small, necessitating large sample sizes...
  37. doi request reprint Genetics of cerebral amyloid angiopathy: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kristiina Rannikmäe
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:901-8. 2013
    ..Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is common in the ageing brain and is associated with dementia and lobar intracerebral haemorrhage. We systematically reviewed genetic associations with CAA to better understand its pathogenesis...
  38. doi request reprint Strokes: mimics and chameleons
    Peter M Fernandes
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Pract Neurol 13:21-8. 2013
    ..Thrombolysis and secondary prevention have much to offer patients with stroke chameleons, though those with stroke mimics may be harmed by these treatments and have more to gain from other therapies...
  39. doi request reprint Comment on "Detection of an infectious retrovirus, XMRV, in blood cells of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome"
    Cathie Sudlow
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Science 328:825; author reply 825. 2010
    ..If real, the association may lack generalizability because of the specific characteristics of the cases studied and could be due to reverse causality...
  40. doi request reprint Brain banking for neurological disorders
    Neshika Samarasekera
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Neurol 12:1096-105. 2013
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune limbic encephalitis
    Christopher P Derry
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    Clin Med 11:476-8. 2011
    ..Recognition of autoimmune limbic encephalitis is sometimes delayed--usually because the diagnosis has not been considered--which can result in long-term neurological consequences...
  42. doi request reprint Stroke unit care benefits patients with intracerebral hemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter Langhorne
    From the Academic Section of Geriatric Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom P L, P F Department of Neurology, Akershus University Hospital, Norway O M R Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland M K, H P Acute Stroke Unit, Department of Clinical Therapeutics, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Greece K V Department of Stroke Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom L K Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway B I Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden C B Institute of Ageing and Health, Medical School, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom H R and Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom M S D, R A S S
    Stroke 44:3044-9. 2013
    ..However, it is uncertain whether these benefits apply equally to patients with intracerebral hemorrhage and ischemic stroke...
  43. ncbi request reprint The frequency of thrombotic events among adults given antifibrinolytic drugs for spontaneous bleeding: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies and randomized trials
    Jenny Ross
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Curr Drug Saf 7:44-54. 2012
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage in animal models: meta-analysis
    Joseph Frantzias
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 69:389-99. 2011
    ..Therefore, we systematically reviewed the literature to find studies of nonsurgical treatments tested in animal models of ICH...
  45. ncbi request reprint Quality of evidence for management of arteriovenous malformations of the brain
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    Lancet 360:1022-3; author reply 1023. 2002
  46. pmc Subarachnoid haemorrhage: lumbar puncture for every negative scan? Authors' reply
    Rustam Al-Shahi
    BMJ 333:550. 2006