Hooman Kamel

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Cost-effectiveness of outpatient cardiac monitoring to detect atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Stroke 41:1514-20. 2010
  2. doi Hypertonic saline versus mannitol for the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:554-9. 2011
  3. doi Detection of atrial fibrillation after stroke and the risk of recurrent stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:726-31. 2012
  4. doi Electroconvulsive therapy for refractory status epilepticus: a case series
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0114, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurocrit Care 12:204-10. 2010
  5. doi Detection of atrial fibrillation and secondary stroke prevention using telemetry and ambulatory cardiac monitoring
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 13:338-43. 2011
  6. doi Delayed detection of atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:453-7. 2009
  7. pmc Potential misdiagnoses of Bell's palsy in the emergency department
    Jahan Fahimi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 63:428-34. 2014
  8. pmc Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia and the risk of ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th St, F610, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Stroke 44:1550-4. 2013
  9. doi Ischemic stroke of the pyramidal decussation causing quadriplegia and anarthria
    Emilia G Wilkins
    Department of Neurology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0114, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:620.e1-2. 2012
  10. pmc The effect of decompressive hemicraniectomy on brain temperature after severe brain injury
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurovascular Service, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 830, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:101-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi Cost-effectiveness of outpatient cardiac monitoring to detect atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Stroke 41:1514-20. 2010
    ..Therefore, we performed a cost-utility analysis of outpatient cardiac monitoring after ischemic stroke...
  2. doi Hypertonic saline versus mannitol for the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:554-9. 2011
    ..We therefore combined their findings in a meta-analysis...
  3. doi Detection of atrial fibrillation after stroke and the risk of recurrent stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:726-31. 2012
    ..These findings identify a subset of patients at high risk for recurrent stroke and highlight the importance of timely detection of AF in patients with stroke...
  4. doi Electroconvulsive therapy for refractory status epilepticus: a case series
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0114, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurocrit Care 12:204-10. 2010
    ..Case reports suggest that electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) may stop seizures in patients with refractory status epilepticus, and we sought to examine its effectiveness in a series of patients...
  5. doi Detection of atrial fibrillation and secondary stroke prevention using telemetry and ambulatory cardiac monitoring
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 13:338-43. 2011
    ..Even using current therapeutics, optimizing the diagnosis of AF remains a key component of quality care for patients with ischemic stroke...
  6. doi Delayed detection of atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:453-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the rate, timing, and predictors of delayed detection of AF after stroke...
  7. pmc Potential misdiagnoses of Bell's palsy in the emergency department
    Jahan Fahimi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 63:428-34. 2014
    ..We evaluate the incidence of potentially incorrect emergency department (ED) diagnoses of Bell's palsy and identify factors associated with identification of a serious alternative diagnosis on follow-up...
  8. pmc Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia and the risk of ischemic stroke
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th St, F610, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Stroke 44:1550-4. 2013
    ..It is unknown whether supraventricular arrhythmias other than atrial fibrillation or flutter are associated with stroke...
  9. doi Ischemic stroke of the pyramidal decussation causing quadriplegia and anarthria
    Emilia G Wilkins
    Department of Neurology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0114, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:620.e1-2. 2012
    ..Although rare, infarction of the pyramidal decussation should be considered in the differential diagnosis when patients present with atraumatic pure motor quadriplegia...
  10. pmc The effect of decompressive hemicraniectomy on brain temperature after severe brain injury
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurovascular Service, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 830, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:101-6. 2011
    ..Since the skull acts as a potential thermal insulator, we hypothesized that decompressive hemicraniectomy facilitates surface cooling and lowers brain temperature...
  11. doi Application of the ABCD2 score to identify cerebrovascular causes of dizziness in the emergency department
    Babak B Navi
    Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 43:1484-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether this score would also identify cerebrovascular events among emergency department patients with dizziness...
  12. ncbi Time from Onset of SIRS to Antibiotic Administration and Outcomes after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    Elan L Guterman
    Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th St, F610, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    Neurocrit Care 21:85-90. 2014
    ..We therefore hypothesized that SIRS would not be a suitable trigger for antibiotics in this population...
  13. doi The safety of intravenous thrombolysis for ischemic stroke in patients with pre-existing cerebral aneurysms: a case series and review of the literature
    Nancy J Edwards
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Stroke 43:412-6. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the safety of intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator administration in a cohort of patients with pre-existing aneurysms...
  14. doi Validation of the Totaled Health Risks In Vascular Events (THRIVE) score for outcome prediction in endovascular stroke treatment
    Alexander C Flint
    Department of Neuroscience, Kaiser Permanente Redwood City, Redwood City, CA, USA
    Int J Stroke 9:32-9. 2014
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  15. pmc Cost-effectiveness of apixaban vs warfarin for secondary stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    Neurology 79:1428-34. 2012
    ..To compare the cost-effectiveness of apixaban vs warfarin for secondary stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...