Alexander C Flint

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Primary intraventricular hemorrhage: yield of diagnostic angiography and clinical outcome
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, 1150 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Neurocrit Care 8:330-6. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A simple protocol to prevent external ventricular drain infections
    Alexander C Flint
    Kaiser Permanente, Department of Neuroscience, Redwood City, California 94063, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:993-9; discussion 999. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation by 30-day event monitoring in cryptogenic ischemic stroke: the Stroke and Monitoring for PAF in Real Time (SMART) Registry
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Stroke 43:2788-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Inpatient statin use predicts improved ischemic stroke discharge disposition
    A C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Neurology 78:1678-83. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Statin use during ischemic stroke hospitalization is strongly associated with improved poststroke survival
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Stroke 43:147-54. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Temporizing treatment of hyperacute subdural hemorrhage by subdural evacuation port system placement
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:844-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting long-term outcome after endovascular stroke treatment: the totaled health risks in vascular events score
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurocritical Care and Stroke, Regional Neuroscience Program, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Redwood City, California 94063, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 31:1192-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint THRIVE score predicts ischemic stroke outcomes and thrombolytic hemorrhage risk in VISTA
    Alexander C Flint
    From the Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA A C F, B S F, S P C, V A R Department of Neurology and Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY H K Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology, Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA R G Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco W S S Stroke Trials Unit, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom P M B and The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia G A D
    Stroke 44:3365-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Totaled Health Risks In Vascular Events (THRIVE) score for outcome prediction in endovascular stroke treatment
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente Redwood City, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:32-9. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The THRIVE score predicts symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage after intravenous tPA administration in SITS-MOST
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:705-10. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Primary intraventricular hemorrhage: yield of diagnostic angiography and clinical outcome
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, 1150 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Neurocrit Care 8:330-6. 2008
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  2. doi request reprint A simple protocol to prevent external ventricular drain infections
    Alexander C Flint
    Kaiser Permanente, Department of Neuroscience, Redwood City, California 94063, USA
    Neurosurgery 72:993-9; discussion 999. 2013
    ..External ventricular drains (EVDs) are associated with high rates of infection, and EVD infections cause substantial morbidity and mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation by 30-day event monitoring in cryptogenic ischemic stroke: the Stroke and Monitoring for PAF in Real Time (SMART) Registry
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Stroke 43:2788-90. 2012
    ..We established the Stroke and Monitoring for PAF in Real Time (SMART) Registry to determine the yield of 30-day outpatient PAF monitoring in cryptogenic ischemic stroke...
  4. doi request reprint Inpatient statin use predicts improved ischemic stroke discharge disposition
    A C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Neurology 78:1678-83. 2012
    ..To determine whether statin use is associated with improved discharge disposition after ischemic stroke...
  5. doi request reprint Statin use during ischemic stroke hospitalization is strongly associated with improved poststroke survival
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Stroke 43:147-54. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between statin use before and during stroke hospitalization and poststroke survival...
  6. doi request reprint Temporizing treatment of hyperacute subdural hemorrhage by subdural evacuation port system placement
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:844-8. 2011
    ..In appropriately selected cases, patients with a hyperacute SDH may benefit from SEPS placement to quickly treat elevated ICP, as a bridge to definitive surgical treatment by craniotomy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting long-term outcome after endovascular stroke treatment: the totaled health risks in vascular events score
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurocritical Care and Stroke, Regional Neuroscience Program, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Redwood City, California 94063, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 31:1192-6. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that specific chronic diseases can be used, along with age and stroke severity, to predict endovascular stroke treatment outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint THRIVE score predicts ischemic stroke outcomes and thrombolytic hemorrhage risk in VISTA
    Alexander C Flint
    From the Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA A C F, B S F, S P C, V A R Department of Neurology and Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY H K Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology, Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA R G Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco W S S Stroke Trials Unit, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom P M B and The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia G A D
    Stroke 44:3365-9. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Totaled Health Risks In Vascular Events (THRIVE) score for outcome prediction in endovascular stroke treatment
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente Redwood City, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:32-9. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The THRIVE score predicts symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage after intravenous tPA administration in SITS-MOST
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:705-10. 2014
    ....
  11. pmc The THRIVE score strongly predicts outcomes in patients treated with the Solitaire device in the SWIFT and STAR trials
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:698-704. 2014
    ..It is not known if the THRIVE score predicts outcomes with the Solitaire endovascular stroke treatment device...
  12. doi request reprint Performance characteristics of a sliding-scale hypertonic saline infusion protocol for the treatment of acute neurologic hyponatremia
    Carolyn H Woo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Northern California Regional Neuroscience Center, Kaiser Permanente, 1150 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:228-34. 2009
    ..To date, no data are available to determine how reliably such adjustments achieve stable, normal serum sodium concentrations or how often iatrogenic hypernatremia occurs during the course of treatment with hypertonic saline...
  13. pmc THRIVE score predicts outcomes with a third-generation endovascular stroke treatment device in the TREVO-2 trial
    Alexander C Flint
    From the Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA A C F Department of Clinical Research, Prospect Analytical, San Jose, CA B X Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology, Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA R G, R G N Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR H L L Department of Neurology, UPMC Stroke Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA T G J Department of Neurology, Stanford Stroke Center, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA G W A Department of Neurology, UCLA Stroke Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA D S L Department of Neurology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA N S and Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA W S S
    Stroke 44:3370-5. 2013
    ..The TREVO-2 trial was a randomized controlled trial comparing a novel endovascular stroke treatment device (the Trevo device) to a previous-generation endovascular stroke treatment device (the Merci device)...
  14. doi request reprint Simple and reliable determination of the modified rankin scale score in neurosurgical and neurological patients: the mRS-9Q
    Nihar Patel
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, California 94063, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:971-5; discussion 975. 2012
    ..The modified Rankin Scale (mRS) is a 6-level outcome scale used to assess level of function in neurological disease...
  15. doi request reprint Bedside ultrasound screening for pretracheal vascular structures may minimize the risks of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy
    Alexander C Flint
    Neurocritical Care and Pulmonary Critical Care, Head and Neck Surgery, Kaiser Permanente, 1150 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:372-6. 2009
    ..Here, we present a description of ultrasound technique and two case examples to show the utility of bedside ultrasound screening to select patients with appropriate anatomy for PDT...
  16. doi request reprint The search for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in cryptogenic stroke: leave no stone unturned
    Alexander C Flint
    Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Neurology 80:1542-3. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Post-operative expansion of hemorrhagic contusions after unilateral decompressive hemicraniectomy in severe traumatic brain injury
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular and Neurocritical Care Service, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Neurotrauma 25:503-12. 2008
    ..Severity of initial CT findings may predict the risk of contusion expansion following hemicraniectomy, thereby identifying a subgroup of patients who might benefit from therapies aimed at augmenting the coagulation system...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mechanical thrombectomy of intracranial internal carotid occlusion: pooled results of the MERCI and Multi MERCI Part I trials
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco CA 94143 0114, USA
    Stroke 38:1274-80. 2007
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