Gabriela Vazquez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of body mass index, waist circumference, and waist/hip ratio in predicting incident diabetes: a meta-analysis
    Gabriela Vazquez
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 29:115-28. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Intracranial angioplasty and/or stent placement in octogenarians is associated with a threefold greater risk of periprocedural stroke or death
    M Fareed K Suri
    The Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:314-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Low risk of intracranial and systemic hemorrhages in patients on dual antiplatelet treatment beyond 1 month following neuroendovascular angioplasty and/or stent placement
    Ameer E Hassan
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:67-73. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of acute nonthrombolytic and thrombolytic treatments in ischemic stroke patients 80 years or older
    Haralabos Zacharatos
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:158-64. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Aspirin treatment failure and the risk of recurrent stroke and death among patients with ischemic stroke
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:100-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Intra-arterial tenecteplase for treatment of acute ischemic stroke: feasibility and comparative outcomes
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:249-54. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Age differential between outcomes of carotid angioplasty and stent placement and carotid endarterectomy in general practice
    Rakesh Khatri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:72-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Intracranial stenosis in young patients: unique characteristics and risk factors
    Farhan Siddiq
    The Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 38:148-53. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Impact of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for treatment of cerebral vasospasm on subarachnoid hemorrhage patient outcomes
    Rakesh Khatri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:28-33. 2011
  10. pmc Utility of dysphagia screening results in predicting poststroke pneumonia
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Stroke 41:2849-54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of body mass index, waist circumference, and waist/hip ratio in predicting incident diabetes: a meta-analysis
    Gabriela Vazquez
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 29:115-28. 2007
    ..Although the clinical perspective focusing on central obesity is appealing, further research is needed to determine the usefulness of waist circumference or waist/hip ratio over body mass index...
  2. doi request reprint Intracranial angioplasty and/or stent placement in octogenarians is associated with a threefold greater risk of periprocedural stroke or death
    M Fareed K Suri
    The Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:314-9. 2010
    ..To compare the clinical and angiographic outcomes of endovascular treatment of symptomatic intracranial stenosis between octogenarian and younger patients...
  3. doi request reprint Low risk of intracranial and systemic hemorrhages in patients on dual antiplatelet treatment beyond 1 month following neuroendovascular angioplasty and/or stent placement
    Ameer E Hassan
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:67-73. 2012
    ..Aspirin and clopidogrel treatment beyond 1 month in patients undergoing angioplasty and/or stent placement within the extra- and/or intracranial arteries is not defined...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of acute nonthrombolytic and thrombolytic treatments in ischemic stroke patients 80 years or older
    Haralabos Zacharatos
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:158-64. 2012
    ..v. rt-PA), or endovascular intervention with or without i.v. rt-PA, or nonthrombolytic medical treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Aspirin treatment failure and the risk of recurrent stroke and death among patients with ischemic stroke
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:100-6. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine if aspirin treatment failure predicts recurrent ischemic stroke and/or death...
  6. doi request reprint Intra-arterial tenecteplase for treatment of acute ischemic stroke: feasibility and comparative outcomes
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:249-54. 2012
    ..Tenecteplase (TNK) is a third-generation thrombolytic agent. We evaluated the safety and feasibility of intra-arterial (IA) administration of TNK in patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  7. doi request reprint Age differential between outcomes of carotid angioplasty and stent placement and carotid endarterectomy in general practice
    Rakesh Khatri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:72-8. 2012
    ..We sought to investigate the impact of age on outcomes of CAS and CEA in general practice...
  8. doi request reprint Intracranial stenosis in young patients: unique characteristics and risk factors
    Farhan Siddiq
    The Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 38:148-53. 2012
    ..Objective: To study the differences in the pathogenesis of intracranial stenosis in younger patients as compared to the older population...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for treatment of cerebral vasospasm on subarachnoid hemorrhage patient outcomes
    Rakesh Khatri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:28-33. 2011
    ..While angiographic improvement is consistently reported, clinical improvement following the procedure varies, and limited data is available regarding overall impact on outcome...
  10. pmc Utility of dysphagia screening results in predicting poststroke pneumonia
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Stroke 41:2849-54. 2010
    ..Dysphagia screening before oral intake (DS) is a stroke care quality indicator. The value of DS is unproven. Quality adherence and outcome data from the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry were examined to establish value of DS...
  11. doi request reprint A multicenter analysis of "time to microcatheter" for endovascular therapy in acute ischemic stroke
    Jefferson T Miley
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 21:159-64. 2011
    ..A multicenter analysis was designed to identify variables that prolong "time to microcatheter," defined as the time interval from computed tomographic scan to microcatheter placement in the cerebral circulation...
  12. doi request reprint Endovascular management of symptomatic extracranial stenosis associated with secondary intracranial tandem stenosis. A multicenter review
    Fazeel M Siddiqui
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:243-8. 2012
    ..Endovascular treatment of extracranial lesions associated with tandem lesions is limited to case reports and small case series...
  13. doi request reprint Accuracy of the new ICD-9-CM code for "drip-and-ship" thrombolytic treatment in patients with ischemic stroke
    Silvina B Tonarelli
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:121-3. 2012
    ..88. None of the non-drip-and-ship stroke cases received the V45.88 code (100% specificity). The new ICD-9-CM code for drip-and-ship appears to have high specificity and sensitivity, allowing effective data collection by the CMS...
  14. doi request reprint Super-selective intra-arterial magnesium sulfate in combination with nicardipine for the treatment of cerebral vasospasm in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Qaisar A Shah
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:190-8. 2009
    ..To determine the safety and tolerability of super-selective intra-arterial magnesium sulfate in combination with intra-arterial nicardipine in patients with cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  15. doi request reprint Predictors and timing of neurological complications following intracranial angioplasty and/or stent placement
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:53-60; discussion 60-1. 2011
    ..Which patients are at risk and the time period for maximum vulnerability among those who undergo intracranial angioplasty and/or stent placement have not been formally studied...
  16. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability of high-intensity anticoagulation with bivalirudin during neuroendovascular procedures
    Ameer E Hassan
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, 12 100 PWB, 516 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:96-100. 2011
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the safety and tolerability of high-intensity anticoagulation using bivalirudin during neuroendovascular procedures...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of International Subarachnoid Aneurysm Trial results on treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms in the United States. Clinical article
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:834-41. 2011
    ..The authors performed this analysis to determine the impact of ISAT results on treatment selection for ruptured intracranial aneurysms and associated in-hospital outcomes using nationally representative data...
  18. doi request reprint A comparison of Computed Tomography perfusion-guided and time-guided endovascular treatments for patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Ameer E Hassan
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Stroke 41:1673-8. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Determinants of neurologic deterioration and stroke-free survival after spontaneous cervicocranial dissections: a multicenter study
    Ameer E Hassan
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:389-96. 2013
    ..Our findings indicate that neurologic deterioration is relatively common after SCCD despite medical treatment in women, patients with bilateral vertebral artery involvement, and those with intracranial vessel involvement...
  20. doi request reprint Low patient enrollment sites in multicenter randomized clinical trials of cerebrovascular diseases: associated factors and impact on trial outcomes
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:131-42. 2012
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  21. doi request reprint Comparison between angioplasty using compliant and noncompliant balloons for treatment of cerebral vasospasm associated with subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jefferson T Miley
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:ons161-8; discussion ons168. 2011
    ..Considerable controversy exists regarding the choice of balloon used for performing angioplasty as treatment of cerebral vasospasm associated with subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  22. doi request reprint Comparison of partial (.6 mg/kg) versus full-dose (.9 mg/kg) intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator followed by endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke: a meta-analysis
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 21:113-20. 2011
    ..However, the optimal dose of IV rt-PA preceding endovascular treatment has not been established...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term Clinical and Angiographic Outcomes in Patients with Spontaneous Cervico-Cranial Arterial Dissections Treated with Stent Placement
    Ameer E Hassan
    From the Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    J Neuroimaging 22:384-93. 2012
    ..Limited data exist regarding the long-term clinical and angiographic outcomes of patients with spontaneous cervico-cranial arterial dissection treated with stent placement...
  24. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of protected carotid artery stent placement versus endarterectomy in high-risk patients
    Alberto Maud
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, and, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:224-9. 2010
    ..To determine the cost-effectiveness of carotid angioplasty with stent placement (CAS) under emboli protection versus carotid endarterectomy (CEA) in patients with severe carotid stenosis considered to be at high surgical risk for CEA...
  25. doi request reprint Estimated prevalence of acoustic cranial windows and intracranial stenosis in the US elderly population: ultrasound screening in adults for intracranial disease study
    M Fareed K Suri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 37:64-71. 2011
    ..This study was performed to determine the feasibility of transcranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD) for general population screening and to estimate the prevalence of intracranial stenosis in the USA...
  26. doi request reprint Intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator administered after 3 h following onset of ischaemic stroke: a metaanalysis
    Samuel J Maiser
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Stroke 6:25-32. 2011
    ..To assess the efficacy of intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator administered after 3 h following onset of ischaemic stroke...
  27. doi request reprint Outcomes after nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage at hospitals offering angioplasty for cerebral vasospasm: a national level analysis in the United States
    Rakesh Khatri
    Department of Neurology, Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:34-41. 2011
    ..The data regarding the therapeutic benefit of angioplasty in improving patient outcomes are limited, hence its utilization at hospitals remains controversial and currently is not reimbursed by Medicare or major insurance companies...
  28. doi request reprint Nationwide frequency and association of heart failure on stroke outcomes in the United States
    Afshin A Divani
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Card Fail 15:11-6. 2009
    ..This study was designed to determine the association of co-existing HF with in-hospital length-of-stay (LOS), cost, and mortality among acute stroke patients admitted to hospitals in the United States (US)...
  29. doi request reprint Comparison between primary angioplasty and stent placement for symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic disease: meta-analysis of case series
    Farhan Siddiq
    Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology, Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:1024-33; discussion 1033-4. 2009
    ..However, it remains unclear which of these endovascular techniques offers the best risk reduction...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of treatment of elevated blood pressure on neurological deterioration in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    M Fareed K Suri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:177-82. 2008
    ..There is a risk of hematoma expansion with elevated blood pressure, and risk of ischemia with blood pressure control. This study was done to determine the effect of blood pressure control on outcome...
  31. pmc Five-year rehospitalization outcomes in a cohort of patients with acute ischemic stroke: Medicare linkage study
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300S Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Stroke 42:1556-62. 2011
    ..The purposes of this study were to track mortality and rehospitalizations over 5 years poststroke in a stroke cohort (SC) and compare long-term risks of complications to a matched nonstroke cohort (NSC)...
  32. pmc Leptomeningeal collateral response and computed tomographic perfusion mismatch in acute middle cerebral artery occlusion
    Rakesh Khatri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    J Vasc Interv Neurol 4:1-4. 2011
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  33. doi request reprint Premorbid use of statins is associated with higher recanalization rates in patients with acute ischemic stroke undergoing endovascular treatment
    Alexandros L Georgiadis
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Neuroimaging 19:19-22. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of premorbid statin use on recanalization in patients with acute ischemic stroke undergoing endovascular treatment...
  34. doi request reprint Clinical and radiological outcomes of acute ischemic stroke patients without angiographic occlusion on digital subtraction angiogram. A pooled analysis of case series
    Qaisar A Shah
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neuroradiology 50:963-8. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the risk and rates of cerebral infarction and favorable neurological outcome in this group of acute ischemic stroke patients...
  35. pmc Urban and rural immigrant Latino youths' and adults' knowledge and beliefs about mental health resources
    Carolyn Marie García
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:500-9. 2011
    ..Findings support systems-level changes including increased availability of culturally-specific mental health services, especially in rural areas...
  36. doi request reprint Comparison of primary angioplasty with stent placement for treating symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic diseases: a multicenter study
    Farhan Siddiq
    Department of Neurosurgery, D 429, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Stroke 39:2505-10. 2008
    ..We sought to compare the clinical outcomes between primary angioplasty and stent placement for symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome: risk factor distribution and 18-year mortality in the multiple risk factor intervention trial
    Lynn E Eberly
    Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St, SE, MMC 303, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 0378, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:123-30. 2006
    ..To examine the long-term association of metabolic syndrome with mortality among those at high risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  38. pmc Cat ownership and the Risk of Fatal Cardiovascular Diseases. Results from the Second National Health and Nutrition Examination Study Mortality Follow-up Study
    Adnan I Qureshi
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    J Vasc Interv Neurol 2:132-5. 2009
    ..The presence of pets has been associated with reduction of stress and blood pressure and therefore may reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases...
  39. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal pain in obese children and adolescents
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Acta Paediatr 97:489-93. 2008
    ..To determine whether bodyweight is associated with musculoskeletal pain within a population of obese children and adolescents...
  40. doi request reprint Augmenting regional cerebral blood flow using external-to-internal carotid artery flow diversion method
    Afshin A Divani
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center and Minnesota Stroke Initiative, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, MMC 295, 420 Delaware Street S E, Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 37:2428-35. 2009
    ..Flow diversion by temporary occlusion of the ECA can result in increased rCBF and cerebral pO(2) on the ipsilateral side. The strategy may represent a viable option to augment rCBF in focal cerebral ischemia...
  41. pmc Risk factors associated with injury attributable to falling among elderly population with history of stroke
    Afshin A Divani
    Minnesota Stroke Initiative, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Stroke 40:3286-92. 2009
    ..Identifying physical, clinical, and social factors that predispose stroke patients to falls may reduce further disability and life-threatening complications, and improve overall quality of life...
  42. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of endovascular versus neurosurgical treatment for ruptured intracranial aneurysms in the United States
    Alberto Maud
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Neurosurg 110:880-6. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors' goal was to compare the cost-effectiveness of endovascular and neurosurgical treatments in patients with ruptured intracranial aneurysms who were eligible to undergo either type of treatment...
  43. pmc The interaction of childhood height and childhood BMI in the prediction of young adult BMI
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2336-41. 2008
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  44. doi request reprint The hydration influence on the risk of stroke (THIRST) study
    Gustavo J Rodriguez
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, MMC 295, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neurocrit Care 10:187-94. 2009
    ..There is a decreased sensation of thirst and often dehydration among the elderly population. It is unclear whether it represents a contributing factor for cerebral ischemic events...
  45. ncbi request reprint The association between Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis fecal shedding or clinical Johne's disease and lactation performance on two Minnesota, USA dairy farms
    Eran A Raizman
    Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Prev Vet Med 78:179-95. 2007
    ..The negative economic impact implied by decreased lactation performance in cows shedding Map or with clinical JD may motivate producers to implement programs to control Map infection and subsequent JD...
  46. pmc Accuracy of self-perception of cardiovascular risk in the community
    Haitham M Hussein
    Departments of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
    J Vasc Interv Neurol 1:106-12. 2008
    ..We aimed to explore the accuracy of self-perceived cardiovascular risk in the community, and the value of one-to-one interview, using a risk assessment tool, in increasing the accuracy...
  47. pmc Self-reported vulvar pain characteristics and their association with clinically confirmed vestibulodynia
    Bernard L Harlow
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1333-40. 2009
    ..We evaluated a series of questions pertaining to vulvar pain symptoms to determine their association with a localized vulvodynia (vestibulodynia) diagnosis in women from the general population...
  48. doi request reprint Effect of blood soluble clotting factors on coagulation profile
    Afshin A Divani
    Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 16:475-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that soluble clotting factors released during a mechanical thrombectomy procedure may be responsible for creating a localized hypercoagulable state and could be one of the underlying causes of recurrent thrombosis...
  49. doi request reprint A multicenter comparison of outcomes associated with intravenous nitroprusside and nicardipine treatment among patients with intracerebral hemorrhage
    M Fareed K Suri
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Minnesota Stroke Initiative, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, 12 100 PWB, 516 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:50-5. 2009
    ..This study was performed to compare outcomes among patients with ICH who were treated with intravenous infusion of different antihypertensive medications during the first 24 hours after admission...
  50. pmc Relation of length of hospital stay in acute myocardial infarction to postdischarge mortality
    Alan K Berger
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:428-34. 2008
    ..These decreases in LOS were associated with increasing use of effective therapies...
  51. doi request reprint Vertebral artery ostial stent placement for atherosclerotic stenosis in 72 consecutive patients: clinical outcomes and follow-up results
    Robert A Taylor
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA
    Neuroradiology 51:531-9. 2009
    ..The study's purpose is to report the technical and clinical outcomes of a patient cohort that underwent vertebral artery ostium stent placement for atherosclerotic stenosis...
  52. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers in patients with congestive heart failure and chronic kidney disease
    Alan K Berger
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of MN, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am Heart J 153:1064-73. 2007
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