Nishath Altaf

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Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Carotid intraplaque hemorrhage predicts recurrent symptoms in patients with high-grade carotid stenosis
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Stroke 38:1633-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain white matter hyperintensities are associated with carotid intraplaque hemorrhage
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, England
    Radiology 248:202-9. 2008
  3. pmc Laparoscopic assessment of bowel viability after reduction en masse
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:316-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Carotid intraplaque hemorrhage detected by magnetic resonance imaging predicts embolization during carotid endarterectomy
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 46:31-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebral white matter hyperintense lesions are associated with unstable carotid plaques
    N Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:8-13. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Plaque hemorrhage is a marker of thromboembolic activity in patients with symptomatic carotid disease
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, England
    Radiology 258:538-45. 2011
  7. pmc Carotid plaque hemorrhage on magnetic resonance imaging strongly predicts recurrent ischemia and stroke
    Akram A Hosseini
    Division of Radiological and Imaging Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Campus, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 73:774-84. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Detection of intraplaque hemorrhage by magnetic resonance imaging in symptomatic patients with mild to moderate carotid stenosis predicts recurrent neurological events
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 47:337-42. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Leukoaraiosis predicts the need for intraoperative shunt placement during carotid endarterectomy
    Ali Arshad
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 21:173-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance detected carotid plaque hemorrhage is associated with inflammatory features in symptomatic carotid plaques
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:655-61. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Carotid intraplaque hemorrhage predicts recurrent symptoms in patients with high-grade carotid stenosis
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Stroke 38:1633-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether the identification of IPH by MRI predicts recurrent clinical cerebrovascular events...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain white matter hyperintensities are associated with carotid intraplaque hemorrhage
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, England
    Radiology 248:202-9. 2008
    ..To retrospectively assess the relationship between carotid intraplaque hemorrhage (IPH), which indicates plaque instability, and brain white matter hyperintense lesions (WMHLs) by using a within-patient design...
  3. pmc Laparoscopic assessment of bowel viability after reduction en masse
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:316-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Carotid intraplaque hemorrhage detected by magnetic resonance imaging predicts embolization during carotid endarterectomy
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 46:31-6. 2007
    ..We aimed to ascertain whether intraplaque hemorrhage as seen on carotid MRI predicts particulate embolization in the dissection phase of CEA...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebral white matter hyperintense lesions are associated with unstable carotid plaques
    N Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:8-13. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether unstable carotid plaques, a known risk factor for cerebral emboli, are associated with cerebral white matter lesions...
  6. doi request reprint Plaque hemorrhage is a marker of thromboembolic activity in patients with symptomatic carotid disease
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, England
    Radiology 258:538-45. 2011
    ..To assess whether carotid plaque hemorrhage depicted with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging was associated with thromboembolic activity as assessed with transcranial Doppler imaging...
  7. pmc Carotid plaque hemorrhage on magnetic resonance imaging strongly predicts recurrent ischemia and stroke
    Akram A Hosseini
    Division of Radiological and Imaging Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Campus, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Ann Neurol 73:774-84. 2013
    ..We assessed the value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-defined carotid plaque hemorrhage (MRIPH) to predict recurrent ipsilateral cerebral ischemic events, and stroke in symptomatic carotid stenosis...
  8. doi request reprint Detection of intraplaque hemorrhage by magnetic resonance imaging in symptomatic patients with mild to moderate carotid stenosis predicts recurrent neurological events
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 47:337-42. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Leukoaraiosis predicts the need for intraoperative shunt placement during carotid endarterectomy
    Ali Arshad
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 21:173-7. 2009
    ..This may reflect an association with impaired cerebral hemodynamics. Hence, the authors studied whether ipsilateral WMHLs predict shunt requirement on clamping as an indicator of hemodynamic compromise...
  10. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance detected carotid plaque hemorrhage is associated with inflammatory features in symptomatic carotid plaques
    Nishath Altaf
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:655-61. 2013
    ..In this study we assess whether MRI PH(+) carotid plaques are associated with inflammatory infiltration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of the Hardman index in predicting mortality in endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Daniel M Conroy
    Queen s Medical Centre, and Department of Radiology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 23:274-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the Hardman index in patients undergoing endovascular repair of ruptured aortic aneurysms...
  12. pmc Lower prevalence of carotid plaque hemorrhage in women, and its mediator effect on sex differences in recurrent cerebrovascular events
    Neghal Kandiyil
    Division of Radiological and Imaging Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e47319. 2012
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with cerebrovascular recurrence in symptomatic carotid disease: a comparative study of carotid plaque morphology, microemboli assessment and the European carotid surgery trial risk model
    Nishath Altaf
    Radiological Sciences, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK N A, N K, A H, D A Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK N A, N K, S M S
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000173. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the strength of association of MES and MRIPH with cerebrovascular recurrence in patients with symptomatic carotid artery disease in comparison with the ECST risk prediction model...
  14. doi request reprint Safety of carotid endarterectomy following thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke
    Yao Pey Yong
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 58:1671-7. 2013
    ..We have described our unit's experience and performed a systematic review and pooled data synthesis of the safety of CEA in this group of patients...
  15. doi request reprint Emergency endovascular repair of aortocaval fistula--a single center experience
    Solomon Akwei
    Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:442-6. 2011
    ..To review the outcomes of patients undergoing emergency endovascular repair of aortocaval fistula (ACF) secondary to abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Small bowel infarction complicating rectus sheath haematoma in an anticoagulated patient
    Robert A Dineen
    Department of Academic Radiology, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Monit 11:CS57-9. 2005
    ..However, significant sized haematomas can result in severe haemodynamic repercussions, especially in those patients with co-morbidities and anticoagulation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Regarding "Early carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients is associated with poorer perioperative outcomes"
    Nishath Altaf
    J Vasc Surg 45:641; author reply 641. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance direct thrombus imaging in moderate carotid artery stenosis
    Lucy R Daniels
    Stroke 37:767-8. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Microembolization during carotid endarterectomy and diffusion weighted imaging
    Nishath Altaf
    Stroke 36:1110-1; author reply 1111-2. 2005