J F Toole

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hyperbaric oxygen for stroke treatment
    James Toole
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1002, USA
    Med Gas Res 1:4. 2011
  2. ncbi A pianist's recovery from stroke
    James F Toole
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Center, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, The Bowman Gray Campus, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1068, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1184-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Vitamin intervention for stroke prevention
    James F Toole
    Stroke Research Center, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1068, USA
    J Neurol Sci 203:121-4. 2002
  4. ncbi Lowering homocysteine in patients with ischemic stroke to prevent recurrent stroke, myocardial infarction, and death: the Vitamin Intervention for Stroke Prevention (VISP) randomized controlled trial
    James F Toole
    Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    JAMA 291:565-75. 2004
  5. ncbi Statin treatment and adherence to national cholesterol guidelines after ischemic stroke
    B Ovbiagele
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neurology 66:1164-70. 2006
  6. pmc Transcobalamin 2 variant associated with poststroke homocysteine modifies recurrent stroke risk
    F C Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Neurology 77:1543-50. 2011
  7. ncbi Cigarette smoking and other risk factors for silent cerebral infarction in the general population
    G Howard
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Stroke 29:913-7. 1998
  8. ncbi Association of diabetes, homocysteine, and HDL with cognition and disability after stroke
    George C Newman
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 5401 Old York Road, Suite 300, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Neurology 69:2054-62. 2007
  9. ncbi Carotid plaque pathology: thrombosis, ulceration, and stroke pathogenesis
    Mark Fisher
    Department of Neurology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Stroke 36:253-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Plasma total homocysteine levels in stroke patients screened for the vitamin intervention for stroke prevention clinical trial in the era of folate fortification
    Helmi L Lutsep
    Oregon Stroke Center, OHSU, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:45-51. 2006

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Publications15

  1. pmc Hyperbaric oxygen for stroke treatment
    James Toole
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1002, USA
    Med Gas Res 1:4. 2011
    ..ABSTRACT: This is an editorial for the inauguration of the Medical Gas Research and addresses a particular issue of using hyperbaric oxygen for stroke treatment...
  2. ncbi A pianist's recovery from stroke
    James F Toole
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Center, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, The Bowman Gray Campus, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1068, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1184-8. 2007
    ..To determine alternative neural pathways for restitution of piano playing after right hemispheric infarction causing left arm and hand paralysis...
  3. ncbi Vitamin intervention for stroke prevention
    James F Toole
    Stroke Research Center, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1068, USA
    J Neurol Sci 203:121-4. 2002
    ..The Vitamins to Prevent Stroke (VITATOPS) is a parallel study based in Australia with similar goals, and, hopefully, the data from the two will be comparable and supportive...
  4. ncbi Lowering homocysteine in patients with ischemic stroke to prevent recurrent stroke, myocardial infarction, and death: the Vitamin Intervention for Stroke Prevention (VISP) randomized controlled trial
    James F Toole
    Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    JAMA 291:565-75. 2004
    ..However the utility of homocysteine-lowering therapy to reduce that risk has not been confirmed by randomized trials...
  5. ncbi Statin treatment and adherence to national cholesterol guidelines after ischemic stroke
    B Ovbiagele
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neurology 66:1164-70. 2006
    ..The authors aimed to determine the rate of statin use, its predictors, and the achievement of national guideline target lipid goals among ischemic stroke survivors...
  6. pmc Transcobalamin 2 variant associated with poststroke homocysteine modifies recurrent stroke risk
    F C Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Neurology 77:1543-50. 2011
    ..We investigated genes for enzymes and cofactors in the Hcy metabolic pathway for association with Hcy and determined whether associated single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) influenced recurrent stroke risk...
  7. ncbi Cigarette smoking and other risk factors for silent cerebral infarction in the general population
    G Howard
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Stroke 29:913-7. 1998
    ..This report focuses on the role of cigarette smoking and other risk factors for SCI in the general population...
  8. ncbi Association of diabetes, homocysteine, and HDL with cognition and disability after stroke
    George C Newman
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 5401 Old York Road, Suite 300, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Neurology 69:2054-62. 2007
    ..To delineate factors associated with cognitive function following stroke and test the hypothesis that vascular risk factors associated with oxidative stress impair recovery...
  9. ncbi Carotid plaque pathology: thrombosis, ulceration, and stroke pathogenesis
    Mark Fisher
    Department of Neurology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Stroke 36:253-7. 2005
    ..To determine the relationship between ulceration, thrombus, and calcification of carotid artery atherosclerotic plaques and symptoms of ipsilateral or contralateral stroke...
  10. ncbi Plasma total homocysteine levels in stroke patients screened for the vitamin intervention for stroke prevention clinical trial in the era of folate fortification
    Helmi L Lutsep
    Oregon Stroke Center, OHSU, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:45-51. 2006
    ..06 overall, 0.0003 in the oldest age group). US levels were 0.39 micromol/l (95% CI: -0.08, 0.85) lower than in Canada. Neither fasting nor time since stroke affected the results...
  11. ncbi The changing risk factor profile of participants enrolled in a secondary stroke prevention trial: Vitamin intervention for stroke prevention
    Virginia J Howard
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 27:222-9. 2006
    ..To determine if the stroke risk factor profile of participants in a large, multicenter secondary stroke prevention trial changed over the recruitment period...
  12. ncbi Association between symptoms reported in a population questionnaire and future ischemic stroke: the ARIC study
    Lloyd E Chambless
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 23:33-7. 2004
    ..9-4.1. Greater relative risk was found among younger individuals, women, African-Americans, persons not current smokers, and those with lower white blood cell count...
  13. ncbi Validation of homocyst(e)ine-lowering treatment in the era of folic acid fortification of cereal grains
    M Rene Malinow
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1051; author reply 1051. 2002
  14. ncbi Food (and vitamins) for thought
    James F Toole
    Neurology 58:1449-50. 2002
  15. ncbi Changes in plasma homocyst(e)ine in the acute phase after stroke
    Virginia J Howard
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala 35294 0022, USA
    Stroke 33:473-8. 2002
    ..Although the literature suggests that H(e) increases from the acute to the convalescent phase after a stroke, it is not known whether H(e) changes within the acute period...

Research Grants7

  1. VITAMIN INTERVENTION FOR STROKE PREVENTION
    James Toole; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The long term effects and putative toxicity to vitamin supplementation will be delineate. ..
  2. VITAMIN INTERVENTION FOR STROKE PREVENTION (VISP)
    James Toole; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A supplemental research proposal for use of frozen plasma samples of our cohart for genetic and coogulation studies is in preparation. ..