F J Mateen

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "Pinheads": the exhibition of neurologic disorders at "The Greatest Show on Earth"
    Farrah J Mateen
    Division of Medical Ethics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Neurology 75:2028-32. 2010
  2. pmc Neurology and international organizations
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 81:392-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Reportable neurologic diseases in refugee camps in 19 countries
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 79:937-40. 2012
  4. pmc Medical conditions among Iraqi refugees in Jordan: data from the United Nations Refugee Assistance Information System
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Room 627 Pathology Building, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:444-51. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A population-based case-control study of 1250 stroke deaths in rural Bangladesh
    F J Mateen
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 600North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur J Neurol 19:999-1006. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Susac syndrome: clinical characteristics and treatment in 29 new cases
    F J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Neurol 19:800-11. 2012
  7. pmc Injury deaths among people with epilepsy in rural Bangladesh: a retrospective population-based study
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:291-3. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Neurological disorders in Iraqi refugees in Jordan: data from the United Nations Refugee Assistance Information System
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Neurol 259:694-701. 2012
  9. pmc Verbal autopsy for neurological diseases
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health and Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:237-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Neurological complications following adult lung transplantation
    F J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:908-14. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint "Pinheads": the exhibition of neurologic disorders at "The Greatest Show on Earth"
    Farrah J Mateen
    Division of Medical Ethics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Neurology 75:2028-32. 2010
    ..Although incomplete data exist on their true lives, the exhibition of people with microcephaly eventually declined due to protective laws passed in part due to the American circus "freak shows."..
  2. pmc Neurology and international organizations
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 81:392-4. 2013
    ..The continued engagement of neurologists is essential for the growing number of international organizations that can and should incorporate neurologic disease into their global agendas. ..
  3. doi request reprint Reportable neurologic diseases in refugee camps in 19 countries
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 79:937-40. 2012
    ..Approximately one-third of refugees worldwide live in refugee camps. Selected neurologic diseases are actively reported in some refugee camps...
  4. pmc Medical conditions among Iraqi refugees in Jordan: data from the United Nations Refugee Assistance Information System
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Room 627 Pathology Building, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:444-51. 2012
    ..To determine the range and burden of health services utilization among Iraqi refugees receiving health assistance in Jordan, a country of first asylum...
  5. doi request reprint A population-based case-control study of 1250 stroke deaths in rural Bangladesh
    F J Mateen
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 600North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur J Neurol 19:999-1006. 2012
    ..There are limited population-based studies to determine the risk factors for stroke in Bangladesh...
  6. doi request reprint Susac syndrome: clinical characteristics and treatment in 29 new cases
    F J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Neurol 19:800-11. 2012
    ..There are few clinical studies on the attempted treatments and outcomes in patients with Susac syndrome (SS) (retinocochleocerebral vasculopathy)...
  7. pmc Injury deaths among people with epilepsy in rural Bangladesh: a retrospective population-based study
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:291-3. 2012
    ..Population-based studies of injury deaths among PWE in developing countries are uncommon...
  8. doi request reprint Neurological disorders in Iraqi refugees in Jordan: data from the United Nations Refugee Assistance Information System
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, The Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Neurol 259:694-701. 2012
    ..21-2.18]. Neurological disease affects a high proportion of Iraqi refugees, including victims of torture and the disabled. Refugees require dedicated care for treatment of neurological disease with a focus on pain disorders and epilepsy...
  9. pmc Verbal autopsy for neurological diseases
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health and Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:237-9. 2012
    ..We review the purposes, strengths, and weaknesses in the use of verbal autopsy for neurological diseases...
  10. doi request reprint Neurological complications following adult lung transplantation
    F J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:908-14. 2010
    ..Neurological complications are common after lung transplantation, affecting 92% of recipients within 10 years. Severe neurologic complications are also common, affecting 53% of recipients within 10 years...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term cognitive outcomes following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a population-based study
    F J Mateen
    The Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurology 77:1438-45. 2011
    ..To report the neurologic outcomes in long-term survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with ventricular fibrillation as the presenting rhythm (OHCA VF) at a population level...
  12. pmc Patients who survive 5 years or more with ALS in Olmsted County, 1925-2004
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:1144-6. 2010
    ..The frequency of 5-year or longer survival with ALS in a USA population is unknown but may provide a baseline for studies that employ survival as a primary endpoint of analysis...
  13. doi request reprint Neurological disorders in complex humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Neurol 68:282-94. 2010
    ..This review critically assesses the existing knowledge of the range of neurological disorders that accompany complex humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters in both the acute phase of crisis and the "long shadow" that follows...
  14. doi request reprint Clinically suspected fibrocartilaginous embolism: clinical characteristics, treatments, and outcomes
    F J Mateen
    The Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Eur J Neurol 18:218-25. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in transplant recipients
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:305-22. 2011
    ..Transplant recipients are at risk of developing progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), a rare demyelinating disorder caused by oligodendrocyte destruction by JC virus...
  16. doi request reprint Neurological injury in adults treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:1543-9. 2011
    ..Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) may be urgently used as a last resort form of life support when all other treatment options for potentially reversible cardiopulmonary injury have failed...
  17. doi request reprint Neurocritical care in developing countries
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University, Pathology Building, Room 627, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:593-8. 2011
    ..A summary of reported mortality rates among neurocritically ill patients in African countries in recent years is provided as an illustrative example...
  18. pmc Guillain-Barré Syndrome in India: population-based validation of the Brighton criteria
    Farrah J Mateen
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Vaccine 29:9697-701. 2011
    ..We validate the sensitivity of the Brighton Working Group case definitions for Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) using a population-based cohort in India...
  19. doi request reprint Outcome of fulminant bacterial meningitis in adult patients
    R Muralidharan
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Eur J Neurol 21:447-53. 2014
    ..The objective of our study was to identify neurological factors associated with poor outcome in adult patients with fulminant bacterial meningitis...