Karen C Albright

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comprehensive stroke centers and the 'weekend effect': the SPOTRIAS experience
    Karen C Albright
    Health Services and Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249 3280, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:424-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Is there a role for echocardiography in intracerebral haemorrhage?
    Karen C Albright
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:383-4. 2010
  3. pmc No consensus on definition criteria for stroke registry common data elements
    Karen C Albright
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis Extra 1:84-92. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Changing demographics at a comprehensive stroke center amidst the rise in primary stroke centers
    Karen C Albright
    Health Services and Outcomes Research Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama atBirmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Stroke 44:1117-23. 2013
  5. pmc Systemic inflammatory response syndrome in tissue-type plasminogen activator-treated patients is associated with worse short-term functional outcome
    Amelia K Boehme
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 6810, USA
    Stroke 44:2321-3. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Slim stroke scales for assessing patients with acute stroke: ease of use or loss of valuable assessment data?
    Brandon R Nye
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Crit Care 21:442-7; quiz 448. 2012

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Publications6

  1. pmc Comprehensive stroke centers and the 'weekend effect': the SPOTRIAS experience
    Karen C Albright
    Health Services and Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249 3280, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:424-9. 2012
    ..Previous studies have found mortality among ischemic stroke patients to be higher on weekends. We sought to evaluate whether weekend admission was associated with worse outcomes in a large comprehensive stroke center (CSC) cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Is there a role for echocardiography in intracerebral haemorrhage?
    Karen C Albright
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:383-4. 2010
    ..Further study is required to determine whether angiotensin directed therapies provide optimal secondary prevention in ICH patients with HHD...
  3. pmc No consensus on definition criteria for stroke registry common data elements
    Karen C Albright
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis Extra 1:84-92. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Changing demographics at a comprehensive stroke center amidst the rise in primary stroke centers
    Karen C Albright
    Health Services and Outcomes Research Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama atBirmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Stroke 44:1117-23. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the rise in PSCs in the Houston area was associated with demographic changes and decreased trial enrollment at our comprehensive stroke center...
  5. pmc Systemic inflammatory response syndrome in tissue-type plasminogen activator-treated patients is associated with worse short-term functional outcome
    Amelia K Boehme
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 6810, USA
    Stroke 44:2321-3. 2013
    ..The primary goal of the study was to determine whether differences exist in outcomes in SIRS and non-SIRS intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator-treated patients...
  6. doi request reprint Slim stroke scales for assessing patients with acute stroke: ease of use or loss of valuable assessment data?
    Brandon R Nye
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Crit Care 21:442-7; quiz 448. 2012
    ..Scientific guidelines recommend the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale for ischemic stroke assessment. However, many nurses find "slim" National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale versions or the Glasgow Coma Scale easier to use...