Bennet I Omalu

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnosis of hemorrhagic stroke in an exhumed brain after three years of burial in a deep grave
    Bennet Omalu
    Department of Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Forensic Sci 57:1665-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Is there an association between coronary atherosclerosis and carcinoma of the prostate in men aged 50 years and older? An autopsy and coroner based post-mortem study
    B I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:45-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in an Iraqi war veteran with posttraumatic stress disorder who committed suicide
    Bennet Omalu
    Brain Injury Research Institute, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 31:E3. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Autopsy features of sudden death due to isolated eosinophilic coronary arteritis: report of two cases
    Bennet Omalu
    Chief Medical Examiner, San Joaquin County, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 7:153-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Emerging histomorphologic phenotypes of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in American athletes
    Bennet Omalu
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:173-83; discussion 183. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a professional American wrestler
    Bennet I Omalu
    San Joaquin General Hospital, French Camp, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 6:130-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in a National Football League Player: Case report and emerging medicolegal practice questions
    Bennet I Omalu
    Chief Medical Examiner, San Joaquin County, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 6:40-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, suicides and parasuicides in professional American athletes: the role of the forensic pathologist
    Bennet I Omalu
    Brain Injury Research Institute, West Virginia University, West Virginia, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 31:130-2. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a national football league player: part II
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:1086-92; discussion 1092-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a National Football League player
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:128-34; discussion 128-34. 2005

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Diagnosis of hemorrhagic stroke in an exhumed brain after three years of burial in a deep grave
    Bennet Omalu
    Department of Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Forensic Sci 57:1665-8. 2012
    ..This case and our previously reported case are sentinel cases, which should encourage and guide the forensic neuropathologic work-up and investigation of causes of death in spite of long-term burial in deep graves...
  2. doi request reprint Is there an association between coronary atherosclerosis and carcinoma of the prostate in men aged 50 years and older? An autopsy and coroner based post-mortem study
    B I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Niger J Clin Pract 16:45-8. 2013
    ..If atherosclerosis and cancers have common pathoetiologic and pathogenetic cascades, both diseases will co-occur and patients may represent a potential target group for cancer screening interventions...
  3. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in an Iraqi war veteran with posttraumatic stress disorder who committed suicide
    Bennet Omalu
    Brain Injury Research Institute, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 31:E3. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Autopsy features of sudden death due to isolated eosinophilic coronary arteritis: report of two cases
    Bennet Omalu
    Chief Medical Examiner, San Joaquin County, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 7:153-6. 2011
    ..Elucidation of the pathology of IECA may be translated into definitive diagnostic, interventional, and preventive modalities, which will further reduce the person years of life lost to heart disease...
  5. doi request reprint Emerging histomorphologic phenotypes of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in American athletes
    Bennet Omalu
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:173-83; discussion 183. 2011
    ..We define chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) as a progressive neurodegenerative syndrome caused by single, episodic, or repetitive blunt force impacts to the head and transfer of acceleration-deceleration forces to the brain...
  6. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a professional American wrestler
    Bennet I Omalu
    San Joaquin General Hospital, French Camp, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 6:130-6. 2010
    ..Longitudinal studies of professional contact-sport athletes are needed to identify the differentiating characteristics of athletes who develop CTE and devise strategies for intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in a National Football League Player: Case report and emerging medicolegal practice questions
    Bennet I Omalu
    Chief Medical Examiner, San Joaquin County, California, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 6:40-6. 2010
    ..IMPLICATIONS: Further longitudinal prospective studies are required to confirm the common denominators and epidemiology of CTE in professional American football players, which have been identified by this case series...
  8. doi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, suicides and parasuicides in professional American athletes: the role of the forensic pathologist
    Bennet I Omalu
    Brain Injury Research Institute, West Virginia University, West Virginia, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 31:130-2. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a national football league player: part II
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:1086-92; discussion 1092-3. 2006
    ..These differing pathological features underscore the need for further empirical elucidation of the pathoetiology and pathological cascades of long-term neurodegenerative sequelae of professional football...
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a National Football League player
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:128-34; discussion 128-34. 2005
    ..This case draws attention to the need for further studies in the cohort of retired National Football League players to elucidate the neuropathological sequelae of repeated mild traumatic brain injury in professional football...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nursing home deaths which fall under the jurisdiction of the coroner: an 11-year retrospective study
    Jennifer L Lindner
    Allegheny General Hospital, Department of Pathology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 28:292-8. 2007
    ..Blunt force trauma is a major autopsy finding in accidental nursing home deaths, and a root-cause analysis may be helpful in developing policies and procedures to decrease the incidence of blunt force trauma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Systemic distribution of West Nile virus infection: postmortem immunohistochemical study of six cases
    Henry B Armah
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Pathol 17:354-62. 2007
    ..Comparison of our findings with previous reports suggests that patients with WNV encephalitis can have widespread systemic infection...