Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
- Urine toxicology screening in an urban stroke and TIA populationBrian Silver
Department of Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Neurology 80:1702-9. 2013..We sought to determine the rate of urine toxicology screening, differences in testing, and outcomes among patients with stroke and TIA presenting to a tertiary care emergency department...
- A randomized trial of decision-making in asymptomatic carotid stenosisB Silver
Department of Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
Neurology 78:315-21. 2012..We sought to evaluate whether different presentation formats, presenter characteristics, and patient characteristics affect decision-making in asymptomatic carotid stenosis...
- Headache rate and cost of care following lumbar puncture at a single tertiary care hospitalY Dakka
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
Neurology 77:71-4. 2011..We sought to determine the rate of headache using cutting needles and the potential cost savings of switching to noncutting needles...