Jose G Romano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Signs and symptoms of sleep apnea and acute stroke severity: is sleep apnea neuroprotective?
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, FL, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 16:114-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Disparities in stroke type and vascular risk factors between 2 Hispanic populations in Miami and Mexico city
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:828-33. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of microemboli by transcranial Doppler ultrasonography in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:1026-30; discussion 1030-1. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Progress in rehabilitation of hemianopic visual field defects
    Jose G Romano
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:187-90. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Visual field changes after a rehabilitation intervention: vision restoration therapy
    Jose G Romano
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, United States
    J Neurol Sci 273:70-4. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Microemboli in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 18:396-401. 2008
  7. doi request reprint In-hospital delays to stroke thrombolysis: paradoxical effect of early arrival
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurol Res 29:664-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint High-dose atorvastatin enhances impaired cerebral vasomotor reactivity
    Alejandro Forteza
    Cardiac and Stroke Institute, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:487-92. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in internal carotid artery dissection
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Professional Arts Center, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:510-2. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Moderate correlation between breath-holding and CO(2) inhalation/hyperventilation methods for transcranial doppler evaluation of cerebral vasoreactivity
    Diogo C Haussen
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 40:554-8. 2012

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Signs and symptoms of sleep apnea and acute stroke severity: is sleep apnea neuroprotective?
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, FL, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 16:114-8. 2007
    ..We undertook this study to determine differences in stroke severity and early neurologic course in patients at risk for sleep apnea as determined by a sleep questionnaire...
  2. doi request reprint Disparities in stroke type and vascular risk factors between 2 Hispanic populations in Miami and Mexico city
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:828-33. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of microemboli by transcranial Doppler ultrasonography in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:1026-30; discussion 1030-1. 2002
    ..To determine the frequency and characteristics of microembolic signals (MES) in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  4. doi request reprint Progress in rehabilitation of hemianopic visual field defects
    Jose G Romano
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:187-90. 2009
    ..The possible mechanisms that underlie recovery of visual fields are explored. In summary, visual rehabilitation is available and should be considered for stroke survivors with VFDs...
  5. doi request reprint Visual field changes after a rehabilitation intervention: vision restoration therapy
    Jose G Romano
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, United States
    J Neurol Sci 273:70-4. 2008
    ..Vision Restoration Therapy (VRT) consists of a specific pattern of stimulation that is directed at the border of the blind field...
  6. doi request reprint Microemboli in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 18:396-401. 2008
    ..The determinants of ischemic complications in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) are not well defined. The objective of this study is to evaluate the role of microemboli in SAH-related cerebral ischemia...
  7. doi request reprint In-hospital delays to stroke thrombolysis: paradoxical effect of early arrival
    Jose G Romano
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurol Res 29:664-6. 2007
    ..To determine the causes of in-hospital delays for thrombolysis...
  8. doi request reprint High-dose atorvastatin enhances impaired cerebral vasomotor reactivity
    Alejandro Forteza
    Cardiac and Stroke Institute, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:487-92. 2012
    ..5 months after discontinuation of therapy. We found no benefit of atorvastatin therapy in patients with preserved baseline vasoreactivity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in internal carotid artery dissection
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Professional Arts Center, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:510-2. 2004
    ..Acute multiple brain infarction pattern on diffusion-weighted imaging is associated with arterial or cardiac sources of embolism...
  10. doi request reprint Moderate correlation between breath-holding and CO(2) inhalation/hyperventilation methods for transcranial doppler evaluation of cerebral vasoreactivity
    Diogo C Haussen
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 40:554-8. 2012
    ..Both CO(2) inhalation followed by hyperventilation and breath-holding have been utilized to measure cerebral vasomotor reactivity (VMR) but their correlation has been poorly studied and understood...
  11. ncbi request reprint MR imaging after hip and knee replacement
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 17:332-5. 2007
    ..Cerebral microembolism has recently been shown during orthopedic surgery. We here examine the effects of intraoperative microembolism on acute magnetic resonance(MR) imaging in patients undergoing hip and knee replacement...
  12. ncbi request reprint High dose human serum albumin for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke: a safety study
    Sebastian Koch
    Division of Cerebrovascular Disease, Department of Neurology, University of Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurocrit Care 1:335-41. 2004
    ..Therefore, we retrospectively reviewed the safety of high-dose albumin treatment in patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Ultrasound velocity criteria for vertebral origin stenosis
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:242-5. 2009
    ..We here examine peak systolic velocity (PSV) criteria for the diagnosis of VAo stenosis and assess if the PSV ratio at the origin to the distal segments improves diagnostic accuracy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in symptomatic vertebrobasilar atherosclerosis and dissection
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, Professional Arts Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:1228-31. 2005
    ..The DWI characteristics of patients with stroke due to vertebrobasilar arterial dissection and atherosclerotic disease have not been reported in detail...
  15. ncbi request reprint Stroke etiology among Haitians living in Miami
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1150 NW 14th Street, Suite 304, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:192-5. 2005
    ..Hypertension was the only cardiovascular risk factor significantly associated with small vessel infarction when compared with non-small vessel infarcts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rapidly progressive dementia due to bilateral internal carotid artery occlusion with infarction of the total length of the corpus callosum
    Alejandro A Rabinstein
    Department of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Division, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 14:176-9. 2004
    ..Bilateral ICAO should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with rapidly cognitive decline. Although ICAO commonly spares the splenium, complete callosal infarction is possible in the presence of bilateral ICAO...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cerebral fat microembolism and cognitive decline after hip and knee replacement
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Stroke 38:1079-81. 2007
    ..We here examine the impact of intra-operative microembolism on cognitive dysfunction after hip and knee replacement surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of ischemic stroke in the territory of a symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis
    Scott E Kasner
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Circulation 113:555-63. 2006
    ..A prespecified aim of WASID was to identify patients at highest risk for stroke in the territory of the stenotic artery who would be the target group for a subsequent trial comparing intracranial stenting with medical therapy...
  19. doi request reprint Racial-ethnic differences in lacunar infarction in a multiethnic stroke population
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:107-12. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that other determinants besides traditional vascular risk factors influence the risk of LI...
  20. doi request reprint Rapid blood pressure reduction in acute intracerebral hemorrhage: feasibility and safety
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1150 NW 14th Street, Suite 609, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurocrit Care 8:316-21. 2008
    ..We examine here the feasibility and safety of reducing BP to lower than presently recommended levels in patients with acute ICH...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of warfarin and aspirin for symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis
    Marc I Chimowitz
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1305-16. 2005
    ..Atherosclerotic intracranial arterial stenosis is an important cause of stroke. Warfarin is commonly used in preference to aspirin for this disorder, but these therapies have not been compared in a randomized trial...
  22. doi request reprint Reversible prolonged bilateral inferior altitudinal visual field defects associated with migraine
    Hartej S Sethi
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 32:252-5. 2012
    ..Neuroimaging studies were unremarkable. We discuss the potential causes of our patient's visual symptoms and speculate and hypothesize that it may represent an atypical manifestation of migraine, perhaps related to a channelopathy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Postural vertigo and impaired vasoreflexes caused by a posterior inferior cerebellar artery infarct
    Branimir Brozman
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL, USA
    Neurology 59:1469-70. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Subclavian steal and a persistent trigeminal artery
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1150 NW 14th Street, Professional Arts Center, Suite 304, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Neuroimaging 12:190-2. 2002
    ..During brachial hyperemia, the MFV increased by 178% in the basilar artery and 102% in the left vertebral artery. The data suggest that a PTA may compensate for subclavian steal and may have a protective hemodynamic role in this setting...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endovascular closure of a patent foramen ovale in the fat embolism syndrome: changes in the embolic patterns as detected by transcranial Doppler
    Alejandro M Forteza
    Professional Arts Center, 1150 NW 14th St, Suite 304, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 59:455-9. 2002
    ..A patent foramen ovale (PFO) could worsen the prognosis of FES by allowing larger emboli to reach the systemic circulation. Transcranial Doppler ultrasonography can be used to diagnose and monitor cerebral microembolism in FES...

Research Grants1

  1. Mechanisms of Stroke in Intracranial Stenosis and Stenting(MoSISS)
    Jose G Romano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The objective of this proposal is to understand the causes of stroke in those with narrowed brain arteries and stented brain arteries through the use of non-invasive imaging tests such as ultrasound and MRI. ..