Anthony J Furlan

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Challenges in acute ischemic stroke clinical trials
    Anthony J Furlan
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:761-6. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Study design of the CLOSURE I Trial: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the STARFlex septal closure system versus best medical therapy in patients with stroke or transient ischemic attack due to
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Stroke 41:2872-83. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Closure or medical therapy for cryptogenic stroke with patent foramen ovale
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:991-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Multimodal therapy for the treatment of severe ischemic stroke combining GPIIb/IIIa antagonists and angioplasty after failure of thrombolysis
    Alex Abou-Chebl
    Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 36:2286-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Utilization of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke
    Irene L Katzan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:346-50. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Recanalization of an acute middle cerebral artery occlusion using a self-expanding, reconstrainable, intracranial microstent as a temporary endovascular bypass
    Michael E Kelly
    Division of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic, S80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 39:1770-3. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement for stroke management at the Cleveland Clinic Health System
    Eric D Hixson
    Measurement Services, The Quality Institute, Cleveland Clinic Health System, Cleveland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:447-54. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Dose Escalation of Desmoteplase for Acute Ischemic Stroke (DEDAS): evidence of safety and efficacy 3 to 9 hours after stroke onset
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 37:1227-31. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke with the alligator retrieval device
    Muhammad S Hussain
    Section of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 40:3784-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement and tissue-type plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke: a Cleveland update
    Irene L Katzan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, S91, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Stroke 34:799-800. 2003

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Challenges in acute ischemic stroke clinical trials
    Anthony J Furlan
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:761-6. 2012
    ..The 7 STAIR conferences have been convened to address these and other challenges to acute ischemic stroke trial design and completion...
  2. doi request reprint Study design of the CLOSURE I Trial: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the STARFlex septal closure system versus best medical therapy in patients with stroke or transient ischemic attack due to
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Stroke 41:2872-83. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Closure or medical therapy for cryptogenic stroke with patent foramen ovale
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:991-9. 2012
    ..Closure with a percutaneous device is often recommended in such patients, but it is not known whether this intervention reduces the risk of recurrent stroke...
  4. ncbi request reprint Multimodal therapy for the treatment of severe ischemic stroke combining GPIIb/IIIa antagonists and angioplasty after failure of thrombolysis
    Alex Abou-Chebl
    Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 36:2286-8. 2005
    ..Multimodal rescue therapy combining mechanical disruption and platelet GPIIb/IIIa receptor antagonists may improve recanalization...
  5. ncbi request reprint Utilization of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke
    Irene L Katzan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:346-50. 2004
    ..Intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) is the only approved therapy for acute ischemic stroke, although only 2% of patients with stroke receive intravenous tPA nationally...
  6. doi request reprint Recanalization of an acute middle cerebral artery occlusion using a self-expanding, reconstrainable, intracranial microstent as a temporary endovascular bypass
    Michael E Kelly
    Division of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic, S80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 39:1770-3. 2008
    ..We describe a technique in which a reconstrainable stent was used to provide a temporary endovascular bypass to achieve MCA recanalization without permanent stent implantation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement for stroke management at the Cleveland Clinic Health System
    Eric D Hixson
    Measurement Services, The Quality Institute, Cleveland Clinic Health System, Cleveland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:447-54. 2005
    ..Improvement activities included professional education, public awareness, process improvement, focused data collection with routine feedback, protocol refinement, and coordination of clinical personnel within and between hospitals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dose Escalation of Desmoteplase for Acute Ischemic Stroke (DEDAS): evidence of safety and efficacy 3 to 9 hours after stroke onset
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stroke 37:1227-31. 2006
    ..This study evaluated safety and efficacy of intravenous (IV) desmoteplase in patients with perfusion/diffusion mismatch on MRI 3 to 9 hours after onset of acute ischemic stroke...
  9. doi request reprint Mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke with the alligator retrieval device
    Muhammad S Hussain
    Section of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 40:3784-8. 2009
    ..The Alligator retrieval device, developed for endovascular foreign body retrieval, may also be useful for thrombus removal...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement and tissue-type plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke: a Cleveland update
    Irene L Katzan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, S91, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Stroke 34:799-800. 2003
    ..We now report updated results of intravenous tPA use in the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CCHS)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Patent foramen ovale and recurrent stroke: closure is the best option: yes
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic, Cerebrovascular Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 44195 5001, USA
    Stroke 35:803-4. 2004
  12. doi request reprint The impact of Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education duty hours, the July phenomenon, and hospital teaching status on stroke outcomes
    Amer Alshekhlee
    Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 5040, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:232-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the impact of the new Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) duty hour regulations on AIS outcomes including inhospital mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke therapy: beyond i.v. tPA
    Anthony J Furlan
    Cerebrovascular Center, Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:730-4. 2002
    ..Several medical centers are turning to angiography to guide intra-arterial infusion of thrombolytic agents and mechanical endovascular interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Devices, drugs, and the Food and Drug Administration: increasing implications for ischemic stroke
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass 01605 2982, USA
    Stroke 36:398-9. 2005
  15. doi request reprint Ethics consultations in stroke and neurological disease: a 7-year retrospective review
    Adrienne R Boissy
    Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis, U 10, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:394-9. 2008
    ..To describe the reasons for and methods of resolution of ethics consultations conducted in neurological and neurointensive care units affiliated with a single health care facility...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patent foramen ovale and stroke: to close or not to close?
    Anthony J Furlan
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:S118-20. 2007