Brett M Kissela

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age at stroke: temporal trends in stroke incidence in a large, biracial population
    Brett M Kissela
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurology 79:1781-7. 2012
  2. pmc Subarachnoid hemorrhage: tests of association with apolipoprotein E and elastin genes
    Ritesh Kaushal
    Department of Environmental Health, Center for Genome Information, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:49. 2007
  3. pmc Clinical prediction of functional outcome after ischemic stroke: the surprising importance of periventricular white matter disease and race
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 40:530-6. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Stroke in a biracial population: the excess burden of stroke among blacks
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 35:426-31. 2004
  5. pmc Cost effectiveness of recombinant factor VIIa for treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, 260 Stetson Street, Suite 2300, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 05525, USA
    BMC Neurol 8:17. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of ischemic stroke in patients with diabetes: the greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Stroke Study
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0525, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:355-9. 2005
  7. pmc The use of standardized patients for mock oral board exams in neurology: a pilot study
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    BMC Med Educ 6:22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of socioeconomic status on stroke incidence: a population-based study
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:480-4. 2006
  9. pmc Patients living in impoverished areas have more severe ischemic strokes
    Dawn Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:2055-9. 2012
  10. pmc Eligibility for Intravenous Recombinant Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Within a Population: The Effect of the European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study (ECASS) III Trial
    Felipe de Los Ríos la Rosa
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:1591-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Age at stroke: temporal trends in stroke incidence in a large, biracial population
    Brett M Kissela
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurology 79:1781-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that stroke incidence in younger adults (age 20-54) increased over time, most notably between 1999 and 2005...
  2. pmc Subarachnoid hemorrhage: tests of association with apolipoprotein E and elastin genes
    Ritesh Kaushal
    Department of Environmental Health, Center for Genome Information, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:49. 2007
    ..Associations were tested at genotype, allele, and haplotype levels. A genomic control analysis was performed to check for spurious associations resulting from population substructure...
  3. pmc Clinical prediction of functional outcome after ischemic stroke: the surprising importance of periventricular white matter disease and race
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 40:530-6. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Stroke in a biracial population: the excess burden of stroke among blacks
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 35:426-31. 2004
    ..31 million people, which is representative of the US white and black populations with regard to many demographic and socioeconomic characteristics...
  5. pmc Cost effectiveness of recombinant factor VIIa for treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, 260 Stetson Street, Suite 2300, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 05525, USA
    BMC Neurol 8:17. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that rFVIIa would have a low marginal cost-effectiveness ratio (mCER) given the poor neurologic outcomes after ICH with conventional management...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of ischemic stroke in patients with diabetes: the greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Stroke Study
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0525, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:355-9. 2005
    ..Diabetes is a well known risk factor for stroke, but the impact of diabetes on stroke incidence rates is not known. This study uses a population-based study to describe the epidemiology of ischemic stroke in diabetic patients...
  7. pmc The use of standardized patients for mock oral board exams in neurology: a pilot study
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    BMC Med Educ 6:22. 2006
    ..We sought to create a standardized patient mock oral board exam that would allow comparison of residents' clinical performance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of socioeconomic status on stroke incidence: a population-based study
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:480-4. 2006
  9. pmc Patients living in impoverished areas have more severe ischemic strokes
    Dawn Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:2055-9. 2012
    ..However, predictors of initial stroke severity have not been well-described within a population. We hypothesized that poorer patients would have a higher initial stroke severity on presentation to medical attention...
  10. pmc Eligibility for Intravenous Recombinant Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Within a Population: The Effect of the European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study (ECASS) III Trial
    Felipe de Los Ríos la Rosa
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:1591-5. 2012
    ..5 hours from symptom onset. The impact of the expanded time window on treatment rates has not been comprehensively evaluated in a population-based study...
  11. pmc Trends in substance abuse preceding stroke among young adults: a population-based study
    Felipe de Los Ríos
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, and Cincinnati Children s Hospital, 260 Stetson St, Suite 2300, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:3179-83. 2012
    ..Approximately 5% of strokes occur in adults aged 18 to 44 years. Substance abuse is a prevalent risk factor for stroke in young adults. We sought to identify trends in substance abuse detection among stroke patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Subarachnoid hemorrhage: a preventable disease with a heritable component
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 33:1321-6. 2002
    ..Prevention of SAH is therefore of paramount importance. We present a preliminary analysis of risk factors for SAH from our population-based, case-control study...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence of seizures in the acute phase of stroke: a population-based study
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and the Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsia 49:974-81. 2008
    ..We aimed to establish the incidence of acute poststroke seizures in a biracial cohort and to determine whether acute seizure occurrence differs by race/ethnicity, stroke subtype, and/or stroke localization...
  14. pmc Efficiency of enrollment in a successful phase II acute stroke clinical trial
    Opeolu Adeoye
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:667-72. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that missed opportunities for enrollment of eligible patients occurred frequently, despite the success of the trial...
  15. pmc Which stroke symptoms prompt a 911 call? A population-based study
    Dawn Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:607-12. 2010
    ..Most studies have found that less than half of stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) events result in a 911 call. We sought to determine which symptoms prompt the public to call 911...
  16. pmc Diabetes mellitus: a risk factor for ischemic stroke in a large biracial population
    Jane C Khoury
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnett Av, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Stroke 44:1500-4. 2013
    ..With rising prevalence of diabetes mellitus in the past decade, we revisit the impact of diabetes mellitus on stroke incidence in the same population (≈1.3 million) 5 and 10 years later...
  17. pmc Stroke incidence is decreasing in whites but not in blacks: a population-based estimate of temporal trends in stroke incidence from the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Stroke Study
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242, USA
    Stroke 41:1326-31. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine temporal trends in stroke incidence and case-fatality within a large biracial population over time by comparing stroke incidence rates from 1993 to 1994, 1999, and 2005...
  18. pmc Ischemic stroke survivors' opinion regarding research utilizing exception from informed consent
    Dawn Kleindorfer
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:321-6. 2011
    ..We obtained ischemic stroke survivors' opinions regarding hypothetical enrollment into a clinical trial at the time of their stroke without personal or proxy consent...
  19. pmc Is ED disposition associated with intracerebral hemorrhage mortality?
    Opeolu Adeoye
    UC Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:391-5. 2011
    ..We also compared observed with expected mortality in transferred and nontransferred patients using published short-term mortality predictors for ICH...
  20. doi request reprint Profiles of the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale items as a predictor of patient outcome
    Heidi Sucharew
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Stroke 44:2182-7. 2013
    ..We examined whether grouping strokes by presence of individual NIHSS symptoms could provide prognostic information additional or alternative to the NIHSS total score...
  21. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental risk factors for intracerebral hemorrhage: preliminary results of a population-based study
    Daniel Woo
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 33:1190-5. 2002
    ..We report a preplanned, midpoint analysis of the first population-based, case-control study that examines both genetic and environmental risk factors of ICH...
  22. pmc Withdrawal of antithrombotic agents and its impact on ischemic stroke occurrence
    Joseph P Broderick
    University of Cincinnati, Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center MSB 0525, Cincinnati, OH 45242, USA
    Stroke 42:2509-14. 2011
    ..These medications are also stopped by patients for various reasons such as cost, side effects, or unwillingness to take medication...
  23. ncbi request reprint Emergency department arrival times after acute ischemic stroke during the 1990s
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 231 Albert Sabin Way, MSB Room 5059A, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:31-5. 2007
    ..We sought to investigate whether patients are arriving to the ED more quickly in 1999 than in 1993/94 within our large biracial population of 1.3 million...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hypercholesterolemia, HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, and risk of intracerebral hemorrhage: a case-control study
    Daniel Woo
    Department of Neurology and the Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, 231 Bethesda Avenue ML 0525, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 35:1360-4. 2004
    ..We tested the hypothesis that hypercholesterolemia or use of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statin) agents, or both, are associated with ICH...
  25. pmc Risk factors for intracerebral hemorrhage differ according to hemorrhage location
    Sharyl R Martini
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurology 79:2275-82. 2012
    ..Risk factors have been described for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH); their relative contribution to lobar vs nonlobar hemorrhage location is less clear. Our purpose here was to investigate risk factors by hemorrhage location...
  26. pmc How much would performing diffusion-weighted imaging for all transient ischemic attacks increase MRI utilization?
    Opeolu Adeoye
    Departments of Emergency Medicine and Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 41:2218-22. 2010
    ..We determined how frequently MRI/DWI was performed for TIA and ascertained the proportion of clinically defined TIA patients who had ischemic lesions on DWI in our community in 2005...
  27. pmc How often are patients with ischemic stroke eligible for decompressive hemicraniectomy?
    Ralph Rahme
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Stroke 43:550-2. 2012
    ....
  28. pmc Comparison of two depression measures for predicting stroke outcomes
    Lawson Wulsin
    University of Cincinnati, Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0559, United States
    J Psychosom Res 72:175-9. 2012
    ..This study compared a measure of current symptoms of depression at the time of the stroke and a measure of lifetime history of depression for their ability to predict quality of life and functioning at 3 and 12 months after stroke...
  29. pmc Potential eligibility for recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy in children: a population-based study
    Laura L Lehman
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:1121-5. 2011
    ..Thus, recruitment for clinical studies is likely to be challenging and requires a concerted multicenter effort...
  30. pmc Temporal trends in public awareness of stroke: warning signs, risk factors, and treatment
    Dawn Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Stroke 40:2502-6. 2009
    ..We describe public knowledge of t-PA as a treatment for IS, as well as changes over time in knowledge of stroke warning signs (WS) and risk factors (RF)...
  31. pmc Apolipoprotein E, statins, and risk of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Daniel Woo
    From the Departments of Neurology D W, M L F, M H, S R M, L S, B M K, D O K, C J M, J P B, and Environmental Health R D, University of Cincinnati, OH Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology G J F, C D A, J R, and Hemorrhagic Stroke Research Group G J F, S M G, A M A, C D A, J R, Department of Neurology, and Center for Human Genetic Research G J F, C D A, J R, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA G J F, C D A, J R Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC C D L and Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Saudi Arabia
    Stroke 44:3013-7. 2013
    ..Here, we test whether hypercholesterolemia (HC) and ApoE polymorphisms affect the risk of ICH by statin use...
  32. pmc Seizures are common in the acute setting of childhood stroke: a population-based study
    Madeline A Chadehumbe
    Division of Child Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:9-12. 2009
    ..As compared with adults, seizures within the acute setting of childhood stroke are common with an occurrence rate in our population of 58%...
  33. pmc Proband race/ethnicity affects pedigree completion rate in a genetic study of ischemic stroke
    Brett M Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:299-302. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the predictors of enrollment in family-based observational genetic studies. We tested the hypothesis that proband race/ethnicity is a significant predictor of enrolling a pedigree...
  34. ncbi request reprint Community socioeconomic status and prehospital times in acute stroke and transient ischemic attack: do poorer patients have longer delays from 911 call to the emergency department?
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    Department of Neurology, The Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 37:1508-13. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of socioeconomic status on prehospital delays in stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients within a large, biracial population...
  35. pmc Joint Commission primary stroke center certification does not affect proband enrollment: the siblings with ischemic stroke study
    Alexa N Richie
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:363-6. 2009
    ..Whether certification promotes enrollment of study subjects into stroke research studies is not known. We examined whether enrollment performance of centers was related to JC certification status...
  36. doi request reprint Peripheral monocyte count is associated with case fatality after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Opeolu Adeoye
    UC Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:e107-11. 2014
    ..We examined total white blood cell (WBC) count, absolute monocyte count (AMC), and absolute neutrophil count (ANC) as potential readily available prognostic biomarkers in human ICH...
  37. pmc Antihypertensives are administered selectively in emergency department patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Virginia Culyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1225-8. 2013
    ..In the absence of definitive evidence, current blood pressure management in local EDs appears reasonable. Further studies of blood pressure management in acute SAH are warranted...
  38. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation after stroke: education and its effect on behavior
    Laura R Sauerbeck
    University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 37:316-9, 325. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to determine whether this behavior continues beyond 3 months and to determine why some stroke survivors continue to smoke...
  39. ncbi request reprint Location and outcome of anticoagulant-associated intracerebral hemorrhage
    Matthew L Flaherty
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Neurocrit Care 5:197-201. 2006
    ..The characteristics of patients with anticoagulant-associated intracerebral hemorrhage (AAICH) have not been well characterized in a population-based setting...
  40. pmc Glucose Regulation in Acute Stroke Patients (GRASP) trial: a randomized pilot trial
    Karen C Johnston
    Department of Neurology, University of Virginia, PO Box 800394, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Stroke 40:3804-9. 2009
    ..Hyperglycemia is associated with worse outcome in patients with acute stroke...
  41. pmc Report of stroke-like symptoms predicts incident cognitive impairment in a stroke-free cohort
    Brendan J Kelley
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurology 81:113-8. 2013
    ..The present study characterizes the relationship between report of stroke symptoms (SS) or TIA and incident cognitive impairment in the large biracial cohort of the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study...
  42. pmc Malignant MCA territory infarction in the pediatric population: subgroup analysis of the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Stroke Study
    Ralph Rahme
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:99-103. 2013
    ..However, population-based rates have not been published. We performed subgroup analysis of a population-based study to determine the rate of malignant MCA infarctions in children...
  43. pmc Racial differences in albuminuria, kidney function, and risk of stroke
    ORLANDO M GUTIERREZ
    Departments of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Neurology 79:1686-92. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the joint associations of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and urinary albumin excretion with incident stroke in a large national cohort study...
  44. pmc Different patterns of language activation in post-stroke aphasia are detected by overt and covert versions of the verb generation fMRI task
    Jane B Allendorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR135-7. 2012
    ..Post-stroke language functions depend on the relative contributions of the dominant and non-dominant hemispheres. Thus, we aimed to identify the neural correlates of overt and covert verb generation in adult post-stroke aphasia...
  45. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hyperglycemia in ischemic stroke (THIS): a randomized pilot trial
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Stroke 39:384-9. 2008
    ..Hyperglycemia may worsen brain injury during acute cerebral infarction. We tested the feasibility and tolerability of aggressive hyperglycemia correction with intravenous insulin compared with usual care during acute cerebral infarction...
  46. pmc Strokes with minor symptoms: an exploratory analysis of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke recombinant tissue plasminogen activator trials
    Pooja Khatri
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Stroke 41:2581-6. 2010
    ..We sought to further characterize the patients with minor stroke who were included in the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke trials...
  47. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, the metabolic syndrome, and ischemic stroke: epidemiology and possible mechanisms
    Ellen L Air
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:3131-40. 2007
  48. doi request reprint Modified constraint-induced therapy in chronic stroke: results of a single-blinded randomized controlled trial
    Stephen J Page
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Cincinnati Academic Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Phys Ther 88:333-40. 2008
    ....
  49. pmc The Siblings With Ischemic Stroke Study (SWISS): a progress report
    James F Meschia
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    Clin Med Res 4:12-21. 2006
    ..This report updates the progress of enrollment in the SWISS protocol, discusses barriers to pedigree completion and describes innovative approaches used by the SWISS investigators to enhance enrollment...
  50. ncbi request reprint Cortical reorganization following modified constraint-induced movement therapy: a study of 4 patients with chronic stroke
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1052-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether cortical changes occur following participation in a program of modified constraint-induced movement therapy (mCIMT)...
  51. pmc Reliability of fMRI for studies of language in post-stroke aphasia subjects
    Kenneth P Eaton
    Imaging Research Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neuroimage 41:311-22. 2008
    ..These quantitative measures of inter-scan variability support the proposed use of these fMRI paradigms for longitudinal mapping of neural reorganization of language processing following left hemispheric insult...
  52. pmc Regional differences in diabetes as a possible contributor to the geographic disparity in stroke mortality: the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke Study
    Jenifer H Voeks
    Departments of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Stroke 39:1675-80. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Designing a message for public education regarding stroke: does FAST capture enough stroke?
    Dawn O Kleindorfer
    Stroke 38:2864-8. 2007
    ..We sought to assess the percentage of stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients identified by both public awareness messages by examining presenting symptoms of all stroke/TIA patients from a large, biracial population in 1999...
  54. ncbi request reprint Planning genetic studies and human stroke: sample size estimates based on family history data
    James F Meschia
    Neurology 59:1292. 2002

Research Grants6

  1. Outcome and Quality of Life after Diabetic Stroke
    Brett Kissela; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is the goal of the Prinicipal Investigator to become an expert in epidemiology and outcomes research and to use clinical research to improve the lives of diabetic patients with stroke. ..
  2. HEMORRHAGIC AND ISCHEMIC STROKE AMONG BLACKS AND WHITES
    Brett Kissela; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Surveyed people who receive stroke education with the FAST mnemonic will be more likely to know stroke warning signs after thirty days than those who receive the standard current educational message used by the Brain Attack Coalition. ..
  3. Comparison of Hemorrhagic & Ischemic Stroke Among Blacks and Whites
    Brett Kissela; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In our population, the occurrence of stroke is decreasing in whites but not African Americans, and we will continue to describe trends in stroke occurrence, cause, treatment, and outcome in a biracial metropolitan population. ..
  4. Comparison of Hemorrhagic & Ischemic Stroke Among Blacks and Whites
    Dawn O Kleindorfer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In our population, the occurrence of stroke is decreasing in whites but not African Americans, and we will continue to describe trends in stroke occurrence, cause, treatment, and outcome in a biracial metropolitan population. ..