Jose I Suarez

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of clinical improvement, angiographic recanalization, and intracranial hemorrhage after intra-arterial thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke
    J I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 30:2094-100. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute brain edema]
    J I Suarez
    University Hospitals of Cleveland Hanna 5, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Rev Neurol 32:275-81. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint [Management of closed head injury]
    J I Suarez
    University Hospitals of Cleveland Hanna 5, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Rev Neurol 32:289-95. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint 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
  5. doi request reprint 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 request reprint 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
  7. doi request reprint 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
  8. doi request reprint 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. ncbi request reprint 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
  10. doi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of clinical improvement, angiographic recanalization, and intracranial hemorrhage after intra-arterial thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke
    J I Suarez
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 30:2094-100. 1999
    ..We sought to evaluate predictors of clinical outcome, angiographic success, and adverse effects after intra-arterial administration of urokinase for acute ischemic stroke...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute brain edema]
    J I Suarez
    University Hospitals of Cleveland Hanna 5, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Rev Neurol 32:275-81. 2001
    ..To review the basic concepts and mechanisms of cerebral edema and to analyze current management of this complex clinical problem...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Management of closed head injury]
    J I Suarez
    University Hospitals of Cleveland Hanna 5, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Rev Neurol 32:289-95. 2001
    ..To review current concepts regarding the management of severe closed head injury and determine the possible causes of brain damage in these patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint 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...
  5. doi request reprint 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 request reprint 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...
  7. doi request reprint 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...
  8. doi request reprint 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. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  16. doi request reprint 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...
  17. doi request reprint 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...
  18. doi request reprint 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...
  19. doi request reprint 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint 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
  21. doi request reprint 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint 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
  23. ncbi request reprint 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...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint 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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  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint 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...
  28. doi request reprint 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...
  29. doi request reprint 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 request reprint 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...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral hemorrhages associated with neurointerventional procedures using a combination of antithrombotic agents including abciximab
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Stroke 33:1916-9. 2002
    ..We report the occurrence of fatal intracerebral hemorrhage associated with using a combination of antithrombotic agents, including abciximab, in patients undergoing neurointerventional procedures...
  33. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, sympathetic stress, and inflammation: birds of a feather
    Jose I Suarez
    Stroke 37:2449-50. 2006
  34. ncbi request reprint Intraarterial thrombolytic therapy within 3 hours of the onset of stroke
    Eric C Bourekas
    Department of Radiology, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:39-44; discussion 44-6. 2004
    ..This study is the first retrospective analysis of a two-institution experience with IA thrombolysis within 3 hours of stroke onset...
  35. ncbi request reprint Intra-arterial reteplase and intravenous abciximab in patients with acute ischemic stroke: an open-label, dose-ranging, phase I study
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Clinical Research Division, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:789-96; discussion 796-7. 2006
    ..New approaches are focusing on using a combination of medication that lyse fibrin and prevent aggregation of platelets to achieve higher rates of recanalization and improved clinical outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint A prospective multicenter study to evaluate the feasibility and safety of aggressive antihypertensive treatment in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zennat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07103 2425, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 20:34-42. 2005
    ..03). Aggressive pharmacological treatment of acute hypertension in patients with ICH can be initiated early with a low rate of neurological deterioration and hematoma expansion...
  37. ncbi request reprint A 70-year-old woman with poor grade subarachnoid hemorrhage complicated by carotid stenosis, cerebral vasospasm, and cerebral rebleed
    Nazli Janjua
    Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Neurocrit Care 3:183-8. 2005
    ..Subarachnoid hemorrhage is one of the most common entities encountered in neurocritical care units. Knowledge of disease sequelae and their management is paramount for all neurointensivists...
  38. ncbi request reprint Stroke-free survival and its determinants in patients with symptomatic vertebrobasilar stenosis: a multicenter study
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:1033-9; discussion 1039-40. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the long-term stroke-free survival of patients who present with ischemic events related to intracranial vertebrobasilar stenosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Neurocritical care
    Jose I Suarez
    J Neurosurg 104:711-2; discussion 712. 2006
  40. doi request reprint The time is right to improve organization of stroke care
    Jose I Suarez
    Neurology 70:1232-3. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic vasospasm diagnosis after subarachnoid hemorrhage: evaluation of transcranial Doppler ultrasound and cerebral angiography as related to compromised vascular distribution
    Jose I Suarez
    Division of Neurosciences Critical Care, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:1348-55. 2002
    ..To evaluate the reliability of transcranial Doppler ultrasound in detecting symptomatic vasospasm in patients after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and monitoring response after hypertensive and endovascular treatments...
  42. ncbi request reprint Partially thrombosed aneurysm and stroke
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Radiology, Box 3808, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurology 63:1285. 2004