I Linfante

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint MRI features of intracerebral hemorrhage within 2 hours from symptom onset
    I Linfante
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Stroke 30:2263-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Similar TIAs and corresponding alterations in regional cerebral perfusion in Caucasian monozygotic twins with moyamoya disease
    Italo Linfante
    Deparment of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, East Campus, DA779, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Imaging 26:378-81. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical and vascular outcome in internal carotid artery versus middle cerebral artery occlusions after intravenous tissue plasminogen activator
    Italo Linfante
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Stroke 33:2066-71. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging and National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale in the acute phase of posterior-circulation stroke
    I Linfante
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, East Campus DA 779, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:621-8. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between magnetic resonance arterial patency and perfusion-diffusion mismatch in acute ischemic stroke and its potential clinical use
    I A Staroselskaya
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:1069-74. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Significance of early CT signs in acute stroke. A CT scan-diffusion MRI study
    Assia Jaillard
    Department of Clinical and Biological Neurosciences, Stroke Unit University Hospital, Grenoble, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:47-56. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the association of National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale scores and acute magnetic resonance imaging stroke volume equal for patients with right- and left-hemisphere ischemic stroke?
    John N Fink
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    Stroke 33:954-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The stroke patient who woke up: clinical and radiological features, including diffusion and perfusion MRI
    John N Fink
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Stroke 33:988-93. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Advances in treatment of acute ischemic stroke
    Italo Linfante
    Section of Neuroimaging and Intervention, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts, Memorial University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 6:28-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hemorrhagic transformation after intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator: prognostic value of the initial apparent diffusion coefficient and diffusion-weighted lesion volume
    Magdy Selim
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Stroke 33:2047-52. 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint MRI features of intracerebral hemorrhage within 2 hours from symptom onset
    I Linfante
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Stroke 30:2263-7. 1999
    ..It is unknown whether MRI can detect ICH earlier than 2.5 hours. We describe 5 patients with ICH who had MRI between 23 and 120 minutes from symptom onset and propose diagnostic patterns of evolution of hyperacute ICH on MRI...
  2. ncbi request reprint Similar TIAs and corresponding alterations in regional cerebral perfusion in Caucasian monozygotic twins with moyamoya disease
    Italo Linfante
    Deparment of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, East Campus, DA779, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Imaging 26:378-81. 2002
    ..Similar clinical symptoms mirrored alterations in regional cerebral perfusion by SPECT and EEG in our Caucasian monozygotic twins with MMD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical and vascular outcome in internal carotid artery versus middle cerebral artery occlusions after intravenous tissue plasminogen activator
    Italo Linfante
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Stroke 33:2066-71. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging and National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale in the acute phase of posterior-circulation stroke
    I Linfante
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, East Campus DA 779, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:621-8. 2001
    ..Correlation between NIHSS score and lesion volume in posterior-circulation infarcts is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between magnetic resonance arterial patency and perfusion-diffusion mismatch in acute ischemic stroke and its potential clinical use
    I A Staroselskaya
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:1069-74. 2001
    ..The MR imaging patterns identified extend our understanding of the pathophysiology of stroke and may contribute to the improvement of stroke management in the future...
  6. ncbi request reprint Significance of early CT signs in acute stroke. A CT scan-diffusion MRI study
    Assia Jaillard
    Department of Clinical and Biological Neurosciences, Stroke Unit University Hospital, Grenoble, France
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:47-56. 2002
    ..To study the pathophysiology of early CT signs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the association of National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale scores and acute magnetic resonance imaging stroke volume equal for patients with right- and left-hemisphere ischemic stroke?
    John N Fink
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    Stroke 33:954-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the relationship between acute NIHSS score and acute stroke volume as determined by acute diffusion- and perfusion-weighted MRI (DWI and PWI) differs between right- and left-sided stroke...
  8. ncbi request reprint The stroke patient who woke up: clinical and radiological features, including diffusion and perfusion MRI
    John N Fink
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Stroke 33:988-93. 2002
    ..Functional imaging techniques may allow estimation of benefit and risk of acute stroke therapy. We compared the clinical and multimodal MRI findings of patients with uncertain stroke onset with those with known onset time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Advances in treatment of acute ischemic stroke
    Italo Linfante
    Section of Neuroimaging and Intervention, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts, Memorial University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 6:28-32. 2006
    ..We review data on advancement in imaging and treatment of acute ischemic stroke, in particular focusing on pharmacologic and mechanical IA thrombolysis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hemorrhagic transformation after intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator: prognostic value of the initial apparent diffusion coefficient and diffusion-weighted lesion volume
    Magdy Selim
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Stroke 33:2047-52. 2002
    ..We sought to examine which pretreatment DWI parameters and clinical data are predictive of ICH after intravenous thrombolysis...
  11. pmc Effect of pre-stroke use of ACE inhibitors on ischemic stroke severity
    Magdy Selim
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    BMC Neurol 5:10. 2005
    ..We aimed to compare stroke severity between stroke patients who were taking ACEI before their stroke onset and those who were not, to examine the effects of pretreatment with ACEI on ischemic stroke severity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intra-arterial thrombolysis in patients treated with warfarin
    Italo Linfante
    Department of Radiology, Neuroendovascular Surgery and Interventional Neuroradiology, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:133-5. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment--can MRI reliably detect hyperacute intracerebral hemorrhage? Ask the medical student
    Italo Linfante
    Stroke 35:506-7. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of perfusion-weighted imaging in patients with carotid artery occlusive disease
    Claudia J Chaves
    Department of Neurology, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Mass 01805, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:237-42. 2003
    ..The importance of hemodynamic factors in the pathophysiology of stroke and transient ischemic attacks in patients with internal carotid artery (ICA) stenosis or occlusion remains controversial...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cerebral air embolism
    Timea Hodics
    Neurology 60:112. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Seizure at stroke onset: should it be an absolute contraindication to thrombolysis?
    Magdy Selim
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 14:54-7. 2002
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with diffusion- (DWI) and perfusion-weighted images (PWI) and angiography (MRA) can be used to confirm the diagnosis of an acute ischemic process in the presence of concurrent seizures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Brain aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations: advancements and emerging treatments in endovascular embolization
    Italo Linfante
    Division of Neuroimaging and Intervention, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Stroke 38:1411-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this review is to survey recent data relevant to new technologies and emerging treatment strategies in these areas...