J Z Willey

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lower prevalence of silent brain infarcts in the physically active: the Northern Manhattan Study
    J Z Willey
    Departments of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 76:2112-8. 2011
  2. pmc Brain injury clinical trials: new agents or new statistics?
    Joshua Z Willey
    Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, The Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Building, 177 Fort Washington Avenue, Suite 8 300, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Crit Care 15:188. 2011
  3. pmc Variability in the use of intravenous thrombolysis for mild stroke: experience across the SPOTRIAS network
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:318-22. 2013
  4. pmc White matter hyperintensity volume and impaired mobility among older adults
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Neurol 260:884-90. 2013
  5. pmc Impact of acute ischemic stroke treatment in patients >80 years of age: the specialized program of translational research in acute stroke (SPOTRIAS) consortium experience
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, 710 West 168 Street, Box 30, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 43:2369-75. 2012
  6. pmc Coronary death and myocardial infarction among Hispanics in the Northern Manhattan Study: exploring the Hispanic paradox
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:303-9. 2012
  7. pmc Too good to treat? Outcomes in patients not receiving thrombolysis due to mild deficits or rapidly improving symptoms
    Joshua Z Willey
    Division of Stroke, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Stroke 7:202-6. 2012
  8. pmc Safety of thrombolysis in patients over the age of 80
    Joshua Zebadiah Willey
    Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Neurologist 18:99-101. 2012
  9. pmc Race-ethnic differences in the association between lipid profile components and risk of myocardial infarction: The Northern Manhattan Study
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 161:886-92. 2011
  10. pmc 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors in the treatment of central nervous system diseases
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1062-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Lower prevalence of silent brain infarcts in the physically active: the Northern Manhattan Study
    J Z Willey
    Departments of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 76:2112-8. 2011
    ..To examine the independent association between physical activity and subclinical cerebrovascular disease as measured by silent brain infarcts (SBI) and white matter hyperintensity volume (WMHV)...
  2. pmc Brain injury clinical trials: new agents or new statistics?
    Joshua Z Willey
    Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, The Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Building, 177 Fort Washington Avenue, Suite 8 300, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Crit Care 15:188. 2011
    ..These techniques may soon become commonplace as critical care research increasingly focuses on patient-centered functional outcomes...
  3. pmc Variability in the use of intravenous thrombolysis for mild stroke: experience across the SPOTRIAS network
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:318-22. 2013
    ..Current guidelines do not define the lower severity threshold for thrombolysis. In this study, we describe the variability of treatment of mild stroke patients across a network of academic stroke centers...
  4. pmc White matter hyperintensity volume and impaired mobility among older adults
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Neurol 260:884-90. 2013
    ..WMH are associated with slowing of gait over time. Prevention of WMH presents a potential strategy for the prevention of gait speed decline...
  5. pmc Impact of acute ischemic stroke treatment in patients >80 years of age: the specialized program of translational research in acute stroke (SPOTRIAS) consortium experience
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, 710 West 168 Street, Box 30, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 43:2369-75. 2012
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  6. pmc Coronary death and myocardial infarction among Hispanics in the Northern Manhattan Study: exploring the Hispanic paradox
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:303-9. 2012
    ..We examined whether Hispanic ethnicity was associated with a lower risk of nonfatal myocardial infarction (MI) coronary death (CD) and vascular death...
  7. pmc Too good to treat? Outcomes in patients not receiving thrombolysis due to mild deficits or rapidly improving symptoms
    Joshua Z Willey
    Division of Stroke, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Stroke 7:202-6. 2012
    ..Several studies have reported poor outcomes in this group. We addressed the question of early neurological deterioration in too good to treat patients in a larger prospective cohort study...
  8. pmc Safety of thrombolysis in patients over the age of 80
    Joshua Zebadiah Willey
    Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Neurologist 18:99-101. 2012
    ..The safety of intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) in patients with acute ischemic stroke over the age of 80 is unclear. We hypothesized that patients over the age of 80 can be safely treated with IVT...
  9. pmc Race-ethnic differences in the association between lipid profile components and risk of myocardial infarction: The Northern Manhattan Study
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 161:886-92. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore race-ethnic differences in the association between plasma lipid components and risk of incident myocardial infarction (MI)...
  10. pmc 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors in the treatment of central nervous system diseases
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1062-7. 2010
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  11. pmc Early depressed mood after stroke predicts long-term disability: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study (NOMASS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Stroke 41:1896-900. 2010
    ..Depression is highly prevalent after stroke and may influence recovery. We aimed to determine whether depressed mood acutely after stroke predicts subsequent disability and mortality...
  12. pmc Social determinants of physical inactivity in the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Community Health 35:602-8. 2010
    ..Physical inactivity is common, particularly in Hispanics, women, and those who are socially isolated. Public health interventions aimed at increasing physical activity in these more sedentary groups are required...
  13. pmc Physical activity and risk of ischemic stroke in the Northern Manhattan Study
    J Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Neurology 73:1774-9. 2009
    ..We sought to examine whether physical activity, as measured by intensity of exercise and energy expended, is protective against ischemic stroke...
  14. pmc Stroke literacy in Central Harlem: a high-risk stroke population
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 73:1950-6. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate stroke literacy among residents of Central Harlem, a predominantly African American population, in a cross-sectional study...
  15. doi request reprint A novel tRNA(Val) mitochondrial DNA mutation causing MELAS
    Kurenai Tanji
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Neurol Sci 270:23-7. 2008
    ..We report here a novel tRNA(Val) mutation in a 37-year-old woman with manifestations of MELAS, and compare her clinicopathological phenotype with other rare cases associated tRNA(Val) mutations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Generalized convulsive status epilepticus after nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: the nationwide inpatient sample
    Jan Claassen
    Division of Stroke and Critical Care Neurology and Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:60-4; discussion 64-5. 2007
    ..To identify the frequency of and impact on outcome of generalized convulsive status epilepticus (GCSE) among patients with nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal infection complicated by bacterial meningitis and ventriculitis with secondary brainstem infarction
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurocrit Care 6:192-4. 2007
    ..Retroperitoneal abscesses have been previously reported to cause infectious meningitis. Cerebral infarction is a known complication of basilar meningitis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Convulsive status epilepticus after ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage: frequency, predictors, and impact on outcome in a large administrative dataset
    Brian T Bateman
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical College for Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:187-93. 2007
    ..We examined the occurrence of GCSE in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) and intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) using a large discharge database...
  19. pmc Lipid profile components and risk of ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, and the Columbia University Medical Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:1400-6. 2009
    ..To explore the relationship between lipid profile components and incident ischemic stroke in a stroke-free prospective cohort...