Jose I Suarez

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Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:387-96. 2006
  2. ncbi Treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms and vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Departmem of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:57-69. 2006
  3. ncbi Effect of human albumin administration on clinical outcome and hospital cost in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Neurosciences Critical Care, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:585-90. 2004
  4. ncbi Hypertonic saline for cerebral edema and elevated intracranial pressure
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:S9-13. 2004
  5. ncbi Older age does not increase risk of hemorrhagic complications after intravenous and/or intra-arterial thrombolysis for acute stroke
    Svetlna Pundik
    The Neurological Institute of University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:266-72. 2008
  6. ncbi Comparison of combined venous and arterial thrombolysis with primary arterial therapy using recombinant tissue plasminogen activator in acute ischemic stroke
    Thomas Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:121-8. 2008
  7. ncbi Thrombolytic therapy of acute ischemic stroke: correlation of angiographic recanalization with clinical outcome
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western University Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:880-4. 2005
  8. ncbi Comparing multislice electrocardiogram-gated spiral computerized tomography and transesophageal echocardiography in evaluating aortic atheroma in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Syed I Hussain
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 55326, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:134-40. 2008
  9. doi Impact of a specialized neurointensive care team on outcomes of critically ill acute ischemic stroke patients
    Eric M Bershad
    Division of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, NB 302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:287-92. 2008
  10. ncbi Response to intra-arterial and combined intravenous and intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy in patients with distal internal carotid artery occlusion
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Stroke 33:1821-6. 2002

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Publications34

  1. ncbi Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:387-96. 2006
  2. ncbi Treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms and vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Departmem of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 17:57-69. 2006
  3. ncbi Effect of human albumin administration on clinical outcome and hospital cost in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Neurosciences Critical Care, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:585-90. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the effect of human albumin on outcome and cost in patients with SAH before and after this restriction was put into place...
  4. ncbi Hypertonic saline for cerebral edema and elevated intracranial pressure
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:S9-13. 2004
    ..Many issues remain to be clarified, including the exact mechanism of action of HS, the best mode of administration and HS concentration to be given, and the relative efficacy of HS vis-à-vis available treatments, particularly mannitol...
  5. ncbi Older age does not increase risk of hemorrhagic complications after intravenous and/or intra-arterial thrombolysis for acute stroke
    Svetlna Pundik
    The Neurological Institute of University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:266-72. 2008
    ..However, it is unclear whether age over 80 years is a predictor for hemorrhagic transformation after intravenous, intra-arterial, or a combination of both thrombolytic therapies...
  6. ncbi Comparison of combined venous and arterial thrombolysis with primary arterial therapy using recombinant tissue plasminogen activator in acute ischemic stroke
    Thomas Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:121-8. 2008
    ..We sought to compare the safety and efficacy of combined intravenous (IV) and intra-arterial (IA) thrombolysis with primary IA therapy using tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke presenting within 6 hours of symptom onset...
  7. ncbi Thrombolytic therapy of acute ischemic stroke: correlation of angiographic recanalization with clinical outcome
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western University Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:880-4. 2005
    ..We studied the effect of recanalization following intraarterial (IA) and intravenous/IA (IV/IA) rtPA on clinical outcome in AIS...
  8. ncbi Comparing multislice electrocardiogram-gated spiral computerized tomography and transesophageal echocardiography in evaluating aortic atheroma in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Syed I Hussain
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 55326, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:134-40. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) and cardiac-gated computerized tomography (CGCT) in detecting aortic atherosclerosis (AA)...
  9. doi Impact of a specialized neurointensive care team on outcomes of critically ill acute ischemic stroke patients
    Eric M Bershad
    Division of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, NB 302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:287-92. 2008
    ..This study is intended to investigate such benefit...
  10. ncbi Response to intra-arterial and combined intravenous and intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy in patients with distal internal carotid artery occlusion
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Stroke 33:1821-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the clinical features, angiographic findings, and response to treatment with thrombolytic therapy in patients with ischemic stroke caused by acute occlusion of the distal internal carotid artery...
  11. ncbi Predictors of hyperacute clinical worsening in ischemic stroke patients receiving thrombolytic therapy
    Richard Leigh
    Cerebrovascular Center, Neurosciences Critical Care, Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, Ohio 44106, USA
    Stroke 35:1903-7. 2004
    ..We investigated predictors of short-term clinical worsening (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale [NIHSS] change > or =4 within 24 hours of admission)...
  12. pmc The Albumin in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (ALISAH) multicenter pilot clinical trial: safety and neurologic outcomes
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin Street, NB 302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Stroke 43:683-90. 2012
    ..We investigated the safety and tolerability of 25% human albumin in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  13. ncbi Intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy in peri-coronary angiography ischemic stroke
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 36:1089-90. 2005
    ..Intra-arterial thrombolysis (IAT) for peri-coronary angiography (CA) stroke may be safe and efficacious. However, IAT may increase the risk of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH)...
  14. doi Coagulopathy and inhospital deaths in patients with acute subdural hematoma
    Eric M Bershad
    Division of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurosurg 109:664-9. 2008
    ..The authors sought to determine if such a relationship exists for patients with acute SDH...
  15. ncbi Length of stay and mortality in neurocritically ill patients: impact of a specialized neurocritical care team
    Jose I Suarez
    Neurosciences Critical Care, The Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:2311-7. 2004
    ..To determine predictors of in-hospital and long-term mortality and length of stay in patients admitted to the neurosciences critical care unit...
  16. ncbi Interobserver and intraobserver reliabilities of multislice electrocardiogram-gated spiral computerized tomography in evaluating aortic atheroma in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Dhruvil J Pandya
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Clin Imaging 32:109-13. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to demonstrate the reliability of cardiac-gated computerized tomography (CGCT) in diagnosing aortic atheroma in patients with ischemic stroke...
  17. doi Human albumin administration in subarachnoid hemorrhage: results of an international survey
    Jose I Suarez
    Division of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, NB 320, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Neurocrit Care 20:277-86. 2014
    ..However, current usage of ALB in SAH is not known. We conducted an international survey of clinicians involved in the care of SAH patients to determine current practice of ALB administration in SAH...
  18. ncbi Hypertonic saline for cerebral edema
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 3:524-30. 2003
    ..However, hypertonic saline solutions have recently emerged as a potentially safer and more efficacious alternative to mannitol...
  19. doi Magnesium sulfate administration in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin St, NB302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:302-7. 2011
    ..Benefit was likewise not supported in the single phase III clinical trial...
  20. ncbi Primary hypertension-induced cerebellar encephalopathy causing obstructive hydrocephalus. Case report
    Meg Verrees
    Department of Neurosurgery, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Neurosurg 98:1307-11. 2003
    ..Correction of the elevated blood pressure led to amelioration of cerebellar edema. In the appropriate clinical setting, hypertension as the inciting cause of cerebellar encephalopathy should be considered...
  21. ncbi Ketamine for refractory status epilepticus: a case of possible ketamine-induced neurotoxicity
    Eroboghene E Ubogu
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Hanna House 5th Floor, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5040, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:70-5. 2003
    ..Animal studies of prolonged ketamine therapy are required before widespread human use in SE...
  22. pmc Stroke severity predicted by aortic atheroma detected by ultra-fast and cardiac-gated chest tomography
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Front Neurol 2:18. 2011
    ..There was no evidence of association with 3-month functional outcome using the mRS...
  23. ncbi Reproducibility of transesophageal echocardiography in evaluating aortic atheroma in stroke patients
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University, Case Medical Center, and Louis Stoke Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Echocardiography 22:326-30. 2005
    ..The inter-rater ICC coefficient between TEE readers was 0.91. In conclusion, TEE detected AA and defined high proportions of the morphological characteristics of atheroma with good reproducibility among inter and intra-observers...
  24. doi Intracranial hypertension
    Eric M Bershad
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Neurol 28:690-702. 2008
    ..Several integrated management paradigms have been used to treat intracranial hypertension. Regrettably, there is a dearth of randomized clinical trials to confirm the efficacy of even our most routine therapeutic strategies...
  25. doi Treatment of subarachnoid hemorrhage with human albumin: ALISAH study. Rationale and design
    Jose I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, Divisions Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin St, MS NB320, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:263-77. 2010
    ..The Glasgow Outcome Scale, Barthel Index, modified Rankin Scale, NIH Stroke Scale, and Stroke Impact Scale will be performed 3 months after the onset of symptoms to assess residual neurological deficits...
  26. ncbi Marked olfactory impairment in idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Eric M Bershad
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:959-64. 2014
    ..We prospectively evaluated olfactory function in IIH patients and the effect of 6° head-down tilt, which simulates the headward fluid shifting in microgravity, as spaceflight analogues...
  27. ncbi Intracranial angioplasty and stent placement after stenting and aggressive medical management for preventing recurrent stroke in intracranial stenosis (SAMMPRIS) trial: present state and future considerations(⋆)
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:1-13. 2012
    ..The purpose of this report is to review the components of the designs and methods SAMMPRIS trial and to describe the influence of those components on the interpretation of trial results...
  28. doi Status epilepticus
    Eliahu S Feen
    Division of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 101:400-6. 2008
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  29. doi Myasthenia gravis crisis
    Eric M Bershad
    Division of Neurocritical Care, The Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    South Med J 101:63-9. 2008
    ..The latter includes plasma exchange or i.v. immunoglobulin, and removal of the offending trigger. The outcome of patients with MGC has improved significantly and the current mortality rate is about 4 to 8%...
  30. ncbi Outcome in neurocritical care: advances in monitoring and treatment and effect of a specialized neurocritical care team
    Jose I Suarez
    Neurosciences Critical Care, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S232-8. 2006
    ..Lastly, the introduction of neurointensivists and neurocritical care units has been associated with reduced hospital mortality and resource utilization without changes in readmission rates or long-term mortality rates...
  31. doi Breathing and the nervous system
    Mian Zain Urfy
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Handb Clin Neurol 119:241-50. 2014
    ..Clinicians should have a better understanding of this complex but important physiological process to better appreciate pathologies affecting it. Future research is needed to enhance our understanding of this intricate process. ..
  32. ncbi Treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms with the pipeline embolization device
    Santosh B Murthy
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 21:6-11. 2014
    ..More prospective clinical trials are warranted to further validate these results. ..
  33. pmc Therapeutic hypothermia in stroke and traumatic brain injury
    Alireza Faridar
    Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Front Neurol 2:80. 2011
    ..It is very likely that combining neuroprotective strategies will yield better outcomes than utilizing a single approach...
  34. ncbi Endovascular administration after intravenous infusion of thrombolytic agents for the treatment of patients with acute ischemic strokes
    Jose I Suarez
    Cerebrovascular Center and Neurosciences Critical Care, Department of Neurology, The University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:251-9; discussion 259-60. 2002
    ..Intravenous treatment followed by intra-arterial infusion may increase the rate of recanalization and lead to better clinical results, with reduced frequency of intracranial hemorrhage...

Research Grants1

  1. Treatment of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage with Human Albumin
    Jose Suarez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The timeline of the study is three years. ..