D L Tirschwell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A prospective cohort study of stroke characteristics, care, and mortality in a hospital stroke registry in Vietnam
    David L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, Room 3EH70, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BMC Neurol 12:150. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of cholesterol with stroke risk varies in stroke subtypes and patient subgroups
    D L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 63:1868-75. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Intra-arterial urokinase for acute ischemic stroke: factors associated with complications
    D L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 57:1100-3. 2001
  4. pmc Optimizing neurologic prognosis after cardiac arrest
    David Tirschwell
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359775, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Crit Care 10:171. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Validating administrative data in stroke research
    David L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Stroke 33:2465-70. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Extravasation of radiographic contrast is an independent predictor of death in primary intracerebral hemorrhage
    K J Becker
    Department of Neurology University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Stroke 30:2025-32. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Will neurology residents with large student loan debts become academicians?
    Michael J Doherty
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Box 356465, Seattle, WA981295, USA
    Neurology 58:495-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Withdrawal of support in intracerebral hemorrhage may lead to self-fulfilling prophecies
    K J Becker
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 56:766-72. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Seizures after decompressive hemicraniectomy for ischaemic stroke
    C J Creutzfeldt
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:721-5. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum potassium and stroke risk among treated hypertensive adults
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:806-13. 2003

Research Grants

  1. MEDIC ONE STROKE SCALE
    David Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Ischemic Stroke Quality of Care and Administrative Data
    David Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc A prospective cohort study of stroke characteristics, care, and mortality in a hospital stroke registry in Vietnam
    David L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, Room 3EH70, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BMC Neurol 12:150. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Association of cholesterol with stroke risk varies in stroke subtypes and patient subgroups
    D L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 63:1868-75. 2004
    ..To perform a health maintenance organization-based case-control study to evaluate the association of total and high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol with the risk of stroke subtypes and in patient subgroups...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intra-arterial urokinase for acute ischemic stroke: factors associated with complications
    D L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 57:1100-3. 2001
    ..Although urokinase is no longer manufactured, these findings identify patients at risk for complications from other intra-arterial thrombolytics...
  4. pmc Optimizing neurologic prognosis after cardiac arrest
    David Tirschwell
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359775, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Crit Care 10:171. 2006
    ..A focused international consortium is called for...
  5. ncbi request reprint Validating administrative data in stroke research
    David L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Stroke 33:2465-70. 2002
    ..Research based on administrative data has advantages, including large numbers, consistent data, and low cost. This study was designed to compare different methods of stroke classification using administrative data...
  6. ncbi request reprint Extravasation of radiographic contrast is an independent predictor of death in primary intracerebral hemorrhage
    K J Becker
    Department of Neurology University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Stroke 30:2025-32. 1999
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Will neurology residents with large student loan debts become academicians?
    Michael J Doherty
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Box 356465, Seattle, WA981295, USA
    Neurology 58:495-7. 2002
    ..The results indicate median year 2000 US graduate neurology resident student debt is in the 50,000 to 75,000 US dollars range and that this debt burden may deter US graduates from pursuing careers in academic neurology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Withdrawal of support in intracerebral hemorrhage may lead to self-fulfilling prophecies
    K J Becker
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Neurology 56:766-72. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Seizures after decompressive hemicraniectomy for ischaemic stroke
    C J Creutzfeldt
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:721-5. 2014
    ..The risk of seizures after malignant middle cerebral artery (MCA) infarction with decompressive hemicraniectomy (DHC) is uncertain. Also unknown is how this complication influences survivors' recovery and quality of life...
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum potassium and stroke risk among treated hypertensive adults
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:806-13. 2003
    ..Stroke risk associated with more recent assessments of hypokalemia has not been examined...
  11. ncbi request reprint Shortening the NIH Stroke scale for use in the prehospital setting
    David L Tirschwell
    Department of Neurology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
    Stroke 33:2801-6. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to identify a subset of the 15 items in the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS-15) that measures stroke severity and predicts outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Utility of repeat head computed tomography after blunt head trauma: a systematic review
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 61:226-33. 2006
    ..We systematically reviewed the literature to determine the incidence of progression of injury on repeat CT and resulting treatment changes...
  13. doi request reprint Intracerebral hemorrhage: balancing death versus disability
    Claire J Creutzfeldt
    Crit Care Med 36:2214-5. 2008
  14. ncbi request reprint Transesophageal echocardiography: not for everyone?
    Edward A Gill
    Stroke 38:e78; author reply e79. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure level and outcomes in adults aged 65 and older with prior ischemic stroke
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1309-16. 2006
    ..To examine the association between blood pressure (BP) levels and long-term stroke outcomes in elderly stroke survivors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term neurological complications after hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Sandeep Khot
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Semin Neurol 26:422-31. 2006
    ..This review will address many of the common syndromes after hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, including persistent vegetative states, seizures, myoclonus, movement disorders, cognitive dysfunction, and other neurological abnormalities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mortality rates after subarachnoid hemorrhage: variations according to hospital case volume in 18 states
    Dewitte T Cross
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:810-7. 2003
    ..There has been no multistate study of a diverse set of hospitals to determine whether in-hospital mortality rates are influenced by hospital volume of SAH cases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of somatosensory evoked potentials for awakening from coma
    Lawrence R Robinson
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:960-7. 2003
    ..The pooled results were evaluated for rates of awakening, confidence intervals, and the possibility of rare exceptions...

Research Grants2

  1. MEDIC ONE STROKE SCALE
    David Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..As stroke therapeutic research moves into the prehospital setting, the MOSS will serve as a standardized evaluation tool allowing early and accurate stroke diagnosis and severity stratification. ..
  2. Ischemic Stroke Quality of Care and Administrative Data
    David Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results generated from the first 2 years of this project will serve as preliminary data for an R01 application that will determine systems to improve QOC for ischemic stroke in Washington State. ..