Cheryl Bushnell

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Preeclampsia and Stroke: Risks during and after Pregnancy
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Medical Center Boulevard, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Stroke Res Treat 2011:858134. 2011
  2. pmc Migraines during pregnancy linked to stroke and vascular diseases: US population based case-control study
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    BMJ 338:b664. 2009
  3. pmc Hormone therapy and stroke: is it all about timing?
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS Women s Health Center of Excellence for Research, Leadership, and Education, Wake Forest Health Sciences University, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:241-50. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The Adherence eValuation After Ischemic Stroke Longitudinal (AVAIL) registry: design, rationale, and baseline patient characteristics
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 157:428-435.e2. 2009
  5. pmc Stroke in women: risk and prevention throughout the lifespan
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:1161-76, xi. 2008
  6. pmc Stroke prevention in women: challenges and opportunities
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 10:347-53. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Stroke Hormones and Outcomes in Women (SHOW) study: is the 'healthy-user effect' valid for women after stroke?
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Women s Health Center of Excellence in Leadership, Research and Education, Medical Center Boulevard, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:485-96. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Stroke and the female brain
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 4:22-33. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Persistence with stroke prevention medications 3 months after hospitalization
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1456-63. 2010
  10. pmc Secondary stroke prevention strategies for the oldest patients: possibilities and challenges
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Drugs Aging 26:209-30. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Hormone Replacement Therapy and Ischemic Stroke Severity
    Cheryl Bushnell; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Advancing the Study of Stroke in Women
    Cheryl Bushnell; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Preeclampsia and Stroke: Risks during and after Pregnancy
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Medical Center Boulevard, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Stroke Res Treat 2011:858134. 2011
    ..These are important topics for neurologists, who are likely to be involved with the care of severely ill preeclamptic patients with neurologic complications, as well as women at increased risk of stroke due to a history of preeclampsia...
  2. pmc Migraines during pregnancy linked to stroke and vascular diseases: US population based case-control study
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    BMJ 338:b664. 2009
    ..To examine the association between migraine and cardiovascular diseases during pregnancy. Design US population based case-control study...
  3. pmc Hormone therapy and stroke: is it all about timing?
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS Women s Health Center of Excellence for Research, Leadership, and Education, Wake Forest Health Sciences University, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:241-50. 2009
    ..Trials are under way to assess the intermediate outcomes of HT on subclinical vascular disease in perimenopausal/early postmenopausal women...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Adherence eValuation After Ischemic Stroke Longitudinal (AVAIL) registry: design, rationale, and baseline patient characteristics
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 157:428-435.e2. 2009
    ..Understanding medication-taking behavior in this population is an important step to optimizing the appropriate use of proven secondary preventive therapies and reducing the risk of recurrent stroke...
  5. pmc Stroke in women: risk and prevention throughout the lifespan
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:1161-76, xi. 2008
    ..Early identification of stroke risk in women will help to minimize the effect of the stroke epidemic in older women...
  6. pmc Stroke prevention in women: challenges and opportunities
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 10:347-53. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint Stroke Hormones and Outcomes in Women (SHOW) study: is the 'healthy-user effect' valid for women after stroke?
    Cheryl Bushnell
    Women s Health Center of Excellence in Leadership, Research and Education, Medical Center Boulevard, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:485-96. 2009
    ..To determine differences in stroke severity and outcomes in women using hormone therapy (HT) versus nonusers at baseline, and to investigate whether there is a 'healthy-user effect' of HT in women with stroke...
  8. doi request reprint Stroke and the female brain
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 4:22-33. 2008
    ..It also proposes potential research approaches, the results of which could fill in gaps in our knowledge regarding the mechanism of action of estrogen in the brain...
  9. doi request reprint Persistence with stroke prevention medications 3 months after hospitalization
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1456-63. 2010
    ..To measure longitudinal use of stroke prevention medications following stroke hospital discharge. We hypothesized that a combination of patient-, provider-, and system-level factors influence medication-taking behavior...
  10. pmc Secondary stroke prevention strategies for the oldest patients: possibilities and challenges
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Drugs Aging 26:209-30. 2009
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  11. pmc Medication coaching program for patients with minor stroke or TIA: a pilot study
    Elizabeth G Sides
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:549. 2012
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to assess the feasibility of medication coaching via telephone after discharge in patients with stroke...
  12. pmc Effects of gender on gene expression in the blood of ischemic stroke patients
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology, The MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 32:780-91. 2012
    ..Gender affects gene expression in the blood of IS patients, which likely implies gender differences in immune, inflammatory, and cell death responses to stroke...
  13. ncbi request reprint Migraine during pregnancy: is it more than a headache?
    Stephen A Contag
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nat Rev Neurol 5:449-56. 2009
    ..We also review the options for migraine evaluation and treatment, and provide an overview of the risks associated with the different treatment options...
  14. doi request reprint Headache and pregnancy
    Rukmini Menon
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Neurologist 14:108-19. 2008
    ..At the same time pregnancy predisposes women to a number of potentially life-threatening conditions which can present with headache. Accurate diagnosis and treatment of headache during pregnancy is essential...
  15. ncbi request reprint Endometriosis is associated with prevalence of comorbid conditions in migraine
    Gretchen E Tietjen
    Department of Neurology, University of Toledo Medical Center, Health Science Campus, 3120 Glendale Avenue, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Headache 47:1069-78. 2007
    ..To examine the headache characteristics of women with migraine and endometriosis (EM), and differences in the prevalence of comorbid conditions between female migraineurs with EM, without EM and nonheadache controls...
  16. ncbi request reprint Advancing the study of stroke in women: summary and recommendations for future research from an NINDS-Sponsored Multidisciplinary Working Group
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Stroke 37:2387-99. 2006
    ..Besides the role of estrogen there are many gaps of knowledge about issues specific to women and stroke...
  17. ncbi request reprint Statin use and sex-specific stroke outcomes in patients with vascular disease
    Cheryl D Bushnell
    Center for Cerebrovascular Disease, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Stroke 37:1427-31. 2006
    ..We investigated the relationships between statin use and sex-specific stroke incidence, severity, and mortality...

Research Grants3

  1. Hormone Replacement Therapy and Ischemic Stroke Severity
    Cheryl Bushnell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This proposal will also provide critical transitional support in a mentored environment leading to the candidate's complete independence as a clinical investigator. ..
  2. Advancing the Study of Stroke in Women
    Cheryl Bushnell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By expanding the study of estrogen and stroke, the conference will ultimately lead to improvement of women's health. ..