Osama O Zaidat

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recurrent transient ischemic attacks as the initial presenting manifestation of type A aortic dissection
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:676-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Otalgia as the sole presenting manifestation of subdural hematoma
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, and Louis Stokes Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 23:177-80. 2002
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. ncbi 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
  6. ncbi 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
  7. doi request reprint Stent-assisted parent artery occlusion of giant cerebrovascular aneurysms to avoid mass effect
    Syed I Hussain
    Neurointerventional Section, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:370-4. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Proposed angiographic criteria for measurement of vertebral artery origin stenosis: the vertebral origin treatment with endovascular therapy (VOTE) method
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:712-6. 2012
  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 Predictors of clinical outcome and mortality in vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography
    Thomas Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:388-93. 2008

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Recurrent transient ischemic attacks as the initial presenting manifestation of type A aortic dissection
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:676-8. 2002
    ..The etiology of focal neurologic deficits should be crucially determined by an experienced clinician prior to thrombolytic administration. This case illustrates the importance of aortic disease in the etiology of acute stroke syndromes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Otalgia as the sole presenting manifestation of subdural hematoma
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, and Louis Stokes Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 23:177-80. 2002
    ..This case report illustrates a possible rare sole presenting manifestation of subdural hematoma. This condition should be considered early in cases of otalgia if no causes are deduced after extensive otolaryngologic evaluation...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. ncbi 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)...
  7. doi request reprint Stent-assisted parent artery occlusion of giant cerebrovascular aneurysms to avoid mass effect
    Syed I Hussain
    Neurointerventional Section, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:370-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide a preliminary evaluation of GCA therapy using stent-assisted coil parent artery occlusion (PAO) to reduce the likelihood of mass effect, aneurysm recurrence, and vessel recanalization...
  8. doi request reprint Proposed angiographic criteria for measurement of vertebral artery origin stenosis: the vertebral origin treatment with endovascular therapy (VOTE) method
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:712-6. 2012
    ..73 (overall agreement, 87%). Our findings indicate that excluding the tortuous V1 portion when measuring normal diameter improves interrater agreement and simplifies the measurement of high-grade VAO stenosis...
  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 Predictors of clinical outcome and mortality in vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography
    Thomas Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:388-93. 2008
    ..VBD may be associated with an increased likelihood of stroke and all-cause mortality. The purpose of this study was to establish predictors for clinical outcome in VBD, and better guide therapeutic medical and surgical interventions...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Complications of endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke and proposed management approach
    Ziad Darkhabani
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neurology 79:S192-8. 2012
    ..This review discusses common complications associated with endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke, avoidance of complications, and management of some of the common complications...
  13. doi request reprint Timing of symptomatic vasospasm in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: the effect of treatment modality and clinical implications
    Catalina C Ionita
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Neurocritical Care Division, Catholic Health System, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:110-5. 2010
    ..8; P < .00). Treatment modality of ruptured intracranial aneurysm may influence the timing of SVSP occurrence...
  14. 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)...
  15. doi request reprint Limb-shaking transient ischemic attack masquerading as lumbar radiculopathy from pericallosal artery stenosis treated successfully with intracranial angioplasty and stenting
    Junaid Kalia
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:169-73. 2010
    ..In addition, the technical aspect provides insight into the current state of neuroendovascular techniques, addressing the difficulty of access into very small and distal intracranial arteries affected by stenosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Venous sinus pulsatility and the potential role of dural incompetence in idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:877-83. 2012
    ..Enthusiasm has emerged for endovascular therapy with stent reconstruction of dural sinus narrowing; however, a complete understanding of the hydrodynamic dysequilibrium is lacking...
  17. ncbi 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...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Safety and predictors of aneurysm retreatment for remnant intracranial aneurysm after initial endovascular embolization
    Mohamed S Teleb
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 6:490-4. 2014
    ..The safety and predictors of retreatment are unknown. We report the clinical outcomes, imaging outcomes and predictors for aneurysm retreatment after initial endovascular embolization...
  20. doi request reprint Vertebral artery stenting for the treatment of bow hunter's syndrome: report of 4 cases
    M Ziad Darkhabani
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:908.e1-5. 2012
    ..Our findings indicate that VA stenting for the treatment of BHS is feasible, safe, and clinically effective. Endovascular techniques might offer an alternative, minimally invasive therapy for the treatment of BHS...
  21. pmc Endovascular therapy after intravenous t-PA versus t-PA alone for stroke
    Joseph P Broderick
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:893-903. 2013
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  22. ncbi request reprint Demand-supply of neurointerventionalists for endovascular ischemic stroke therapy
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neurology 79:S35-41. 2012
    ..To estimate the needed workforce of trained neurointerventionalists (NIs) to perform endovascular therapy (ET) for eligible patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS)...
  23. doi request reprint Neurologic complications in non-neurological intensive care units
    Santiago Ortega-Gutierrez
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neurologist 15:254-67. 2009
    ..Neurologists are frequently called to evaluate patients in the intensive care units who are not waking up. This often poses a diagnostic and prognostic dilemma...
  24. doi request reprint Pediatric cerebral angiography: analysis of utilization and findings
    Thomas J Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 40:98-101. 2009
    ..In conclusion, pediatric cerebral angiography seems to be generally safe, although there should be a strong diagnostic indication, given the inherent procedural risk...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transbrachial stent-assisted coil embolization of right posterior inferior cerebellar artery aneurysm: technical case report
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neuroimaging 17:344-7. 2007
    ..We describe a case of stent-assisted coil embolization of a wide neck right posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA) aneurysm via a transbrachial artery approach...
  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. pmc Endovascular embolization of head and neck tumors
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Front Neurol 2:64. 2011
    ..This article aims to summarize current methods and agents used in endovascular head and neck tumor embolization and discuss important angiographic and treatment characteristics of selected common head and neck tumors...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Penumbra system for mechanical thrombectomy in endovascular acute ischemic stroke therapy
    Syed I Hussain
    Department of Neurology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Neurology 79:S135-41. 2012
    ..Mechanical thrombectomy has been the mainstay therapy in large-vessel occlusion. This review focuses on the Penumbra aspiration device...
  29. doi request reprint Multimodal endovascular therapy of traumatic and spontaneous carotid cavernous fistula using coils, n-BCA, Onyx and stent graft
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 3:255-62. 2011
    ..In this case series, 21 CCF (direct and indirect) embolization procedures were treated with multimodal endovascular therapy to explore safety, technique and clinical efficacy...
  30. doi request reprint Downward migration of carotid stent on 8 months follow-up imaging: possible stent "watermelon- seeding" effect
    Aamir Badruddin
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Neuroimaging 21:395-8. 2011
    ..A rarely encountered limitation of this technique is stent migration. Here, we present a rare case of carotid stent downward migration found on follow-up imaging 8 months post operation...
  31. 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...
  32. pmc Dissecting aneurysms of posterior cerebral artery: clinical presentation, angiographic findings, treatment, and outcome
    Muhammad A Taqi
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Froedtert Hospital and Children Hospital of Wisconsin Wisconsin, MI, USA
    Front Neurol 2:38. 2011
    ..Conclusion: Endovascular treatment of the dissecting PCA aneurysm is safe and feasible. It can be performed with or without PAO. Recurrence is more common without PAO and close follow-up is warranted...
  33. ncbi request reprint X-configuration intersecting Enterprise stents for vascular remodeling and assisted coil embolization of a wide neck anterior communicating artery aneurysm
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 3:348-51. 2011
    ..An additional technique of X-configuration intersecting Enterprise stent implantation with trans-stent microcatheterization for the treatment of a wide neck anterior communicating artery aneurysm is presented...
  34. doi request reprint Pericallosal artery aneurysm treatment using Y-configuration stent-assisted coil embolization: a report of four cases
    Ziad M Darkhabani
    Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:459-62. 2012
    ..Y-configuration stent-assisted coil embolization techniques have been reported for the treatment of wide-neck aneurysms located at other vascular bifurcations and only rarely with A2 bifurcation aneurysms...
  35. ncbi request reprint Update on pharmacology of antiplatelets, anticoagulants, and thrombolytics
    Esteban Cheng-Ching
    Cleveland Clinic Stroke Program, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Neurology 79:S68-76. 2012
    ..This is a basic review of the clinical pharmacologic data on the anticoagulants, antiplatelets, and fibrinolytic agents most commonly used in the treatment of stroke and in the neurointerventional suite...
  36. ncbi request reprint Conscious sedation versus general anesthesia during endovascular therapy for acute anterior circulation stroke: preliminary results from a retrospective, multicenter study
    Alex Abou-Chebl
    Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt Stroke Center, A 0118 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2551, USA
    Stroke 41:1175-9. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether there were differences in safety and outcomes in GA patients before initiation of IAT...
  37. doi request reprint Neurocritical care of a reperfused brain
    Aamir Badruddin
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital West, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 11:104-10. 2011
    ..Active treatment includes basic neurocritical care with reduction of blood pressure to a reperfused brain and timely neuroprotection and cerebral edema control measures are the mainstay of its management approach...
  38. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in acute childhood stroke: design and challenges of the thrombolysis in pediatric stroke clinical trial
    Catherine Amlie-Lefond
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisc 53226, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 32:279-86. 2009
    ..Obstacles to acute treatment trials in childhood stroke include delays in diagnosis and minimizing risk in a vulnerable population...
  39. ncbi request reprint National Institutes of Health stroke scale assists in predicting the need for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in acute ischemic stroke
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5040, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:347-52. 2010
    ..These findings may have benefits in terms of early decision making, shorter hospitalization, and possible cost savings...
  40. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of intracranial atherosclerosis
    Mohamed S Teleb
    Division of Neurointervention, Department of Neurology, Froedtert Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 25:593-605. 2014
    ..This review presents the current treatment options for the endovascular management of ICAD and highlights the recent relevant literature. ..
  41. pmc Posttreatment variables improve outcome prediction after intra-arterial therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    Shyam Prabhakaran
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 37:356-63. 2014
    ..We sought to derive and validate an outcome prediction score for AIS patients undergoing ERT based on readily available pretreatment and posttreatment factors...
  42. doi request reprint Impact of SAMMPRIS on the future of intracranial atherosclerotic disease management: polling results from the ICAD symposium at the International Stroke Conference
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 6:225-30. 2014
    ..We sought to understand the impact of the SAMMPRIS trial on current ICAD clinical practices and future trial design...
  43. ncbi request reprint Overview of key factors in improving access to acute stroke care
    Ramy El Khoury
    Department of Neurology, University of Texas School of Medicine at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurology 79:S26-34. 2012
    ..This article provides an overview of factors influencing access to stroke therapy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Periprocedural management of acute ischemic stroke intervention
    Nicholas Tarlov
    Department of Neurology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurology 79:S182-91. 2012
    ..This article reviews the medical care of acute stroke patients before and after endovascular therapy...
  45. pmc Clinical trial design for endovascular ischemic stroke intervention
    Osama O Zaidat
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Neurology 79:S221-33. 2012
    ..Challenges may include interventional therapy standardization, enrollment rate, patient selection, biases, data and safety monitoring, reporting, and financial and logistical support...
  46. pmc Endovascular therapy for chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency in multiple sclerosis
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Froedtert Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Front Neurol 2:44. 2011
    ....
  47. pmc Initial experience with the coaxial dual-lumen ascent balloon catheter for wide-neck aneurysm coil embolization
    Marc A Lazzaro
    Department of Neurology, Froedtert Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Front Neurol 2:52. 2011
    ..This device contributes to the growing number of assistive devices for the treatment of complex cerebral aneurysms...
  48. doi request reprint Moyamoya disease in early infancy: case report and literature review
    Catherine Amlie-Lefond
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 44:299-302. 2011
    ..This case and a review of the literature regarding moyamoya disease during infancy suggest that these patients are at significant risk for further ischemic events and respond well to prompt revascularization surgery...
  49. 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...
  50. ncbi request reprint Rectus sheath hematoma complicating percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
    Eroboghene E Ubogu
    Neurocritical Care Division, Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106 5040, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:430-2. 2002
    ..Nonsurgical methods were used to achieve hemodynamic stability. This case illustrates an uncommon complication of gastrostomy tube placement that should be considered early postoperatively for patients with hemodynamic compromise...
  51. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of inadvertent cannulation of the vertebro-subclavian arterial junction
    Thomas J Wolfe
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurocrit Care 6:113-6. 2007
    ..Inadvertent arterial cannulation at a noncompressible site is a highly risky complication of central venous line placement...
  52. doi request reprint Unusual case of intra-arterial doxorubicin chemoembolization-associated posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome
    Pritish S Pawar
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurologist 18:49-50. 2012
    ..Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in this case is most likely related to intra-arterial doxorubicin infusion because of the temporal association between administration, symptom onset, and MRI changes...
  53. ncbi request reprint Treatment of spinal epidural metastasis improves patient survival and functional state
    Osama O Zaidat
    Neurology Service and Rehabilitation and Spinal Cord Injury and Dysfunction Care Line, Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurology 58:1360-6. 2002
    ..To determine factors affecting the success of radiation therapy (RT) of spinal epidural metastases and patient survival after RT...
  54. ncbi request reprint Takotsubo cardiomyopathy associated with seizures
    Denise M Lemke
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:112-7. 2008
    ..We present a case series of this syndrome and a review of the literature...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cervicomedullary junction compression caused by vertebral artery dolichoectasia and requiring surgical treatment. Case report
    Eroboghene E Ubogu
    Department of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Louis Stokes Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ohio 44106 5000, USA
    J Neurosurg 96:140-3. 2002
    ..This case emphasizes that early recognition and surgical intervention to prevent progressive neurological sequelae are crucial in symptomatic VA dolichoectasia...
  56. 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...
  57. doi request reprint Interventional acute ischemic stroke therapy with intracranial self-expanding stent
    Osama O Zaidat
    Stroke 39:2392-5. 2008
    ..Newly available self-expanding intracranial atherosclerotic stents (SEIS), which can be deployed rapidly and safely, make acute stenting an option for treating AIS. We present the feasibility of this technique...
  58. 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...
  59. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiological features of symptomatic cerebral perfusion failure due to carotid artery occlusion surgically corrected by extracranialintracranial bypass surgery
    Eroboghene E Ubogu
    J Neurol 251:613-6. 2004
  60. 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
  61. ncbi request reprint Early carotid artery stenting and angioplasty in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Osama O Zaidat
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Duke University Health System, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1237-42; discussion 1242-3. 2004
    ..To determine the safety of early percutaneous endovascular carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS) after an ischemic stroke...
  62. 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...
  63. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of endovascular stenting for symptomatic basilar artery stenosis
    Osama O Zaidat
    Neurology 65:1340-1; author reply 1340-1. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Primary endovascular therapy with clot retrieval and balloon angioplasty for acute basilar artery occlusion
    Osama O Zaidat
    Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:323-7. 2005
    ..This case highlights the use of primary neurointerventional devices in children with BA occlusion presenting beyond the conventional therapeutic window for other interventions...
  65. ncbi request reprint Intracranial arterial dolichoectasia is associated with enlarged descending thoracic aorta
    Eroboghene E Ubogu
    Neurology 65:1681-2; author reply 1681-2. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint The value of CT angiography and transcranial doppler sonography in triaging suspected cerebral vasospasm in SAH prior to endovascular therapy
    Catalina C Ionita
    Stroke Neurocritical Care Department, Millard Fillmore Gates Hospital, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14209, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:8-12. 2008
    ....