L B Morgenstern
Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
- Greater stroke rate during hospitalization for acute heart disease among Mexican Americans than non-Hispanic whitesL B Morgenstern
Department of Neurology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Neuroepidemiology 18:241-7. 1999..This study compared the risk for stroke during acute myocardial infarction (AMI), percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) between Mexican Americans (MAs) and non-Hispanic whites...
- Comparison of stroke hospitalization rates among Mexican-Americans and non-Hispanic whitesL B Morgenstern
Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, The University of Texas, Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Neurology 54:2000-2. 2000..007) and were less likely to receive neuroimaging (p = 0.001). Additional studies are needed to confirm this finding and to determine the role of stroke risk factors and access to care variables...
- Barriers to acute stroke therapy and stroke prevention in Mexican AmericansL B Morgenstern
Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
Stroke 32:1360-4. 2001..The purpose of this study was to identify specific targets to improve acute stroke treatment and stroke prevention in the Mexican American (MA) community...
- Intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke: feasibility, safety, and efficacy in the first year of clinical practiceD Chiu
Department of Neurology, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, USA
Stroke 29:18-22. 1998..The feasibility, safety, and efficacy of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) for patients with acute ischemic stroke in clinical practice need to be assessed...