E C Leira

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can we predict early recurrence in acute stroke?
    Enrique C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:139-44. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute stroke]
    E C Leira
    Department of Neurology, 5FDT St Louis University Hospital 3635 Vista Ave at Grand St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Rev Neurol 36:86-92. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous or emergent EEG: can bedside caregivers recognize epileptiform discharges?
    Enrique C Leira
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, Saint Louis University, 3635 Vista Ave at Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:207-12. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of acute ischemic stroke
    E C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 15:701-20. 1999
  5. pmc Baseline NIH stroke scale responses estimate the probability of each particular stroke subtype
    E C Leira
    Department of Neurology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:573-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Baseline NIH Stroke Scale score strongly predicts outcome after stroke: A report of the Trial of Org 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment (TOAST)
    H P Adams
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Neurology 53:126-31. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Cerebral air embolism secondary to intra-aortic balloon pump rupture
    Salvador Cruz-Flores
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Neurocrit Care 2:49-50. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of acute clinical trials during aerial interhospital transfer
    Enrique C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, 2 RCP, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Stroke 37:2504-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Early recovery after cerebral ischemia risk of subsequent neurological deterioration
    S Claiborne Johnston
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Ann Neurol 54:439-44. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Video electroencephalogram monitoring during paroxysmal upside down reversal of vision
    Francisco Assis A Gondim
    J Neuroophthalmol 23:180. 2003

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Can we predict early recurrence in acute stroke?
    Enrique C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:139-44. 2004
    ..The ability to predict which patients are at risk for early recurrence would be useful for both the management and design of clinical trials...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute stroke]
    E C Leira
    Department of Neurology, 5FDT St Louis University Hospital 3635 Vista Ave at Grand St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Rev Neurol 36:86-92. 2003
    ..Intra arterial thrombolysis is a promising therapy for patients with occlusion of the middle cerebral artery, which has been contrasted angiographically and is less than 6 hours old...
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous or emergent EEG: can bedside caregivers recognize epileptiform discharges?
    Enrique C Leira
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, Saint Louis University, 3635 Vista Ave at Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:207-12. 2004
    ..We assessed the ability to recognize epileptiform discharges among various nonexpert bedside caregivers. A second objective was to determine whether such skill improves with a simple educational intervention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of acute ischemic stroke
    E C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 15:701-20. 1999
    ..The key to modern treatment is the emergent administration of tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA). Thrombocyte treatment improves outcome when it is given within 3 hours of onset of stroke to carefully selected patients...
  5. pmc Baseline NIH stroke scale responses estimate the probability of each particular stroke subtype
    E C Leira
    Department of Neurology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:573-7. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Baseline NIH Stroke Scale score strongly predicts outcome after stroke: A report of the Trial of Org 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment (TOAST)
    H P Adams
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Neurology 53:126-31. 1999
    ..To compare the baseline National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) score and the Trial of Org 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment (TOAST) stroke subtype as predictors of outcomes at 7 days and 3 months after ischemic stroke...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cerebral air embolism secondary to intra-aortic balloon pump rupture
    Salvador Cruz-Flores
    Souers Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Neurocrit Care 2:49-50. 2005
    ..Cerebral air embolism is a neurological emergency. It has been reported following cardiac catheterization, central venous catheter insertion, and cardiothoracic surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of acute clinical trials during aerial interhospital transfer
    Enrique C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, 2 RCP, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Stroke 37:2504-7. 2006
    ..If acute clinical research were feasible during the aerial interhospital transport, more patients might be enrolled in trials at a critical earlier stage...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early recovery after cerebral ischemia risk of subsequent neurological deterioration
    S Claiborne Johnston
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Ann Neurol 54:439-44. 2003
    ..7-5.2; p < 0.001). Among patients with acute cerebral ischemia, those who recover substantially within 24 hours may be at greater risk of subsequent neurological deterioration due to causes other than hemorrhage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Video electroencephalogram monitoring during paroxysmal upside down reversal of vision
    Francisco Assis A Gondim
    J Neuroophthalmol 23:180. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving pilot response to in-flight strokes: a randomized controlled trial
    Enrique C Leira
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, Missouri, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:317-22. 2005
    ..Pilot pro-activeness towards IFS could improve outcome and should be promoted. Unfortunately, little is known about a pilot's stroke pro-activeness or limiting factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Slow progressive acceptance of intravenous thrombolysis for patients with stroke by rural primary care physicians
    Enrique C Leira
    Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:518-21. 2007
    ..In the rural United States, patients with stroke are usually first evaluated locally by a nonneurologist physician (NNP) before treatment is determined...
  13. ncbi request reprint Improving prediction of outcome in "good grade" subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Enrique C Leira
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:470-3; discussion 473-4. 2007
    ..We hypothesize that subtle neurological signs at baseline could be present in some "good grade" subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) patients and that they would have negative prognostic implications...