A Alshekhlee

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc How Safe is Eptifibatide during Urgent Carotid Artery Stenting?
    Hesham Allam
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Souers Stroke Institute, St Louis University St Louis, MO, USA
    Front Neurol 4:4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Endovascular therapy of a craniocervical pial AVF fed by the anterior spinal artery
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Neuroimaging 23:102-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Rupture of a cerebral aneurysm following carotid endarterectomy
    Arsalan Siddiqui
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:e27. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mortality of cerebral venous-sinus thrombosis in a large national sample
    Afshin Borhani Haghighi
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, St Louis University, 1438 S Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 43:262-4. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Does dementia increase risk of thrombolysis?: a case-control study
    A Alshekhlee
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, St Louis University, 1438 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neurology 76:1575-80. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Herpes zoster with motor involvement: discordance between the distribution of skin rash and localization of peripheral nervous system dysfunction
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 12:153-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Is thrombolysis safe in the elderly?: analysis of a national database
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Souers Stroke Institute, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 41:2259-64. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Hospital mortality and complications of electively clipped or coiled unruptured intracranial aneurysm
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 41:1471-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Guillain-Barré syndrome: incidence and mortality rates in US hospitals
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5040, USA
    Neurology 70:1608-13. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Hemispherectomy-associated complications from the Kids' Inpatient Database
    Mohamad Z Koubeissi
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Res 87:47-53. 2009

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Publications10

  1. pmc How Safe is Eptifibatide during Urgent Carotid Artery Stenting?
    Hesham Allam
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Souers Stroke Institute, St Louis University St Louis, MO, USA
    Front Neurol 4:4. 2013
    ..05).Conclusion: The use of eptifibatide during CAS is safe. The risk of any hemorrhagic complication is rare in this series; however, a prospective study to validate this observation will be helpful...
  2. doi request reprint Endovascular therapy of a craniocervical pial AVF fed by the anterior spinal artery
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Neuroimaging 23:102-4. 2013
    ..These fistulae were treated with different endovascular techniques, including Onyx and platinum coil embolization into the feeding arteries of the DAVF and PAVF, respectively...
  3. doi request reprint Rupture of a cerebral aneurysm following carotid endarterectomy
    Arsalan Siddiqui
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:e27. 2012
    ..Screening for cerebral aneurysms prior to carotid revascularization will allow operators to minimize this risk, either through prior treatment of the aneurysm or tight blood pressure control in the perioperative period...
  4. doi request reprint Mortality of cerebral venous-sinus thrombosis in a large national sample
    Afshin Borhani Haghighi
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, St Louis University, 1438 S Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 43:262-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the mortality rates associated with cerebral venous-sinus thrombosis in a large national sample...
  5. doi request reprint Does dementia increase risk of thrombolysis?: a case-control study
    A Alshekhlee
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, St Louis University, 1438 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neurology 76:1575-80. 2011
    ..In this study, we assess the impact of dementia on the rate of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and hospital mortality associated with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) in patients treated with thrombolysis...
  6. doi request reprint Herpes zoster with motor involvement: discordance between the distribution of skin rash and localization of peripheral nervous system dysfunction
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 12:153-7. 2011
    ..In the upper limb, we suggest that a mismatch between the distribution of the vesicular herpetic rash and weakness, as corroborated by the clinical examination and the electrodiagnostic studies, may occur...
  7. doi request reprint Is thrombolysis safe in the elderly?: analysis of a national database
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Souers Stroke Institute, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 41:2259-64. 2010
    ..Thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke in the elderly population is seldom administered...
  8. doi request reprint Hospital mortality and complications of electively clipped or coiled unruptured intracranial aneurysm
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, St Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Stroke 41:1471-6. 2010
    ..To determine the hospital mortality rates associated with elective surgical clipping and endovascular coiling of unruptured intracranial aneurysms...
  9. doi request reprint Guillain-Barré syndrome: incidence and mortality rates in US hospitals
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5040, USA
    Neurology 70:1608-13. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence, in-hospital mortality, and predictors of death in Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in a large US cohort...
  10. doi request reprint Hemispherectomy-associated complications from the Kids' Inpatient Database
    Mohamad Z Koubeissi
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Res 87:47-53. 2009
    ..6% across studies, mostly due to acute hemorrhage. The purpose of this study was to evaluate in-hospital mortality and predictors of the need for blood transfusion during HS in a large, nationwide cohort in recent years...