Seemant Chaturvedi

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebral angiography practices at US teaching hospitals. Implications for carotid endarterectomy
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Mich 48201, USA
    Stroke 28:1895-7. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin in elderly patients with a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack
    S Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 72:688-94. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery stenting for high-risk patients
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    Neurol Res 24:S63-5. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Higher risk factor burden and worse outcomes in urban carotid endarterectomy patients
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and the Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 39:2966-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting in octogenarians: periprocedural stroke risk predictor analysis from the multicenter Carotid ACCULINK/ACCUNET Post Approval Trial to Uncover Rare Events (CAPTURE 2) clinical trial
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 41:757-64. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factor status and vascular events in patients with symptomatic intracranial stenosis
    S Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 69:2063-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Angioplasty and stenting for stroke prevention: good questions that need answers
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 59:664-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of antiplatelet therapy in carotid stenting for ischemic stroke prevention
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Stroke 37:1572-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid + extended-release dipyridamole combination therapy for secondary stroke prevention
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1196-205. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Should the multicenter carotid endarterectomy trials be repeated?
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:774-5. 2003

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebral angiography practices at US teaching hospitals. Implications for carotid endarterectomy
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Mich 48201, USA
    Stroke 28:1895-7. 1997
    ..How one measures carotid stenosis may affect the applicability of clinical trial results. We sought to obtain information on cerebral angiography practices at teaching hospitals in the United States...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin in elderly patients with a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack
    S Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 72:688-94. 2009
    ..It is unclear whether patients age 65 years and over with a recent stroke or TIA benefit from statin treatment to a similar degree as younger patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery stenting for high-risk patients
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    Neurol Res 24:S63-5. 2002
    ..The application of stenting in these areas is discussed, as well as the potential role for stenting in patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  4. doi request reprint Higher risk factor burden and worse outcomes in urban carotid endarterectomy patients
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and the Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 39:2966-8. 2008
    ..We assessed the hypothesis that CEA results from two urban hospitals would approximate those of the previous multicenter trials...
  5. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting in octogenarians: periprocedural stroke risk predictor analysis from the multicenter Carotid ACCULINK/ACCUNET Post Approval Trial to Uncover Rare Events (CAPTURE 2) clinical trial
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 41:757-64. 2010
    ..The aim of this analysis is to identify risk predictors for periprocedural stroke in patients > or = 80 years old...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factor status and vascular events in patients with symptomatic intracranial stenosis
    S Chaturvedi
    Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 69:2063-8. 2007
    ..There are limited data on the relationship between control of vascular risk factors and vascular events in patients with symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Angioplasty and stenting for stroke prevention: good questions that need answers
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 59:664-8. 2002
    ..Angioplasty, with or without stent placement, also offers a potential new therapeutic approach for patients with intracranial stenosis and vertebrobasilar lesions, although these procedures have been performed in uncontrolled fashion...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of antiplatelet therapy in carotid stenting for ischemic stroke prevention
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Stroke 37:1572-7. 2006
    ..It is effective and has an acceptable risk profile, but ischemic complications caused by distal embolization and underlying atherothrombosis persist...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid + extended-release dipyridamole combination therapy for secondary stroke prevention
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1196-205. 2008
    ..Although clinicians may choose acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) as first-line therapy for secondary prevention, clinical guidelines and evidence from trials suggest that ASA may not be the most effective strategy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Should the multicenter carotid endarterectomy trials be repeated?
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:774-5. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Carotid stent thrombosis: report of 2 fatal cases
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Stroke 32:2700-2. 2001
    ..Carotid stenting is receiving increased attention as an alternative to carotid endarterectomy. Carotid stent thrombosis is a rare complication of this procedure...
  12. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy: indications for symptomatic and asymptomatic stenosis
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, 8C UHC, 4201 St Entoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 2:115-9. 2000
    ..This paper outlines the key results for patients with symptomatic and asymptomatic stenosis. A scheme for the identification of patients likely to benefit from surgery, and persistent areas of controversy and uncertainty, are reviewed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Is another clinical trial warranted regarding endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid stenosis?
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Mich, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 8:210-3. 1998
    ..These research studies have not resolved the controversy regarding the optimal treatment of patients with this condition...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multiple hemostatic abnormalities in young adults with activated protein C resistance and cerebral ischemia
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 159:209-12. 1998
    ..The relationship between activated protein C resistance (APCR) and arterial stroke is uncertain. It has been speculated that multiple inherited or acquired prothrombotic conditions may alter the hemostatic balance towards thrombotic events...
  15. ncbi request reprint Public health impact of carotid endarterectomy
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 18:15-21. 1999
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  16. ncbi request reprint Coagulation abnormalities in adults with cryptogenic stroke and patent foramen ovale
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center 6E UHC, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 160:158-60. 1998
    ..05). Prothrombotic states are common in patients with PFO and CS and identifying these conditions may impact the choice of antithrombotic therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Protein S deficiency, activated protein C resistance and sticky platelet syndrome in a young woman with bilateral strokes
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 9:127-30. 1999
    ..Coagulation disorders are common in young adults (age less than 55 years) with ischemic stroke...
  18. ncbi request reprint Activated protein C resistance in young African American patients with ischemic stroke
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 163:137-9. 1999
    ..However, this may not be the case for all ethnic groups due to variability in the prevalence of the FVL mutation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Circadian variation in ischemic stroke subtypes
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    Stroke 30:1792-5. 1999
    ..The purpose of our study was to define the circadian patterns of symptom onset in an acute stroke trial with an established system for stroke subtype classification...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cerebral angioplasty practice at major medical centers in the United States
    S Chaturvedi
    WSU DMC Stroke Program, and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    Neuroradiology 42:218-20. 2000
    ..Comparisons with other medical specialties (e.g., cardiologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons) are necessary to determine the full scope of extracranial neurovascular procedures being performed and the corresponding complication rates...
  21. ncbi request reprint Results of carotid endarterectomy with prospective neurologist follow-up
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 55:769-72. 2000
    ..Previous studies have shown that neurologic complications following carotid endarterectomy (CE) are underestimated if patients are not examined by neurologists after surgery...
  22. doi request reprint New insights in antiplatelet therapy for patients with ischemic stroke
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48210 2153, USA
    Neurologist 17:255-62. 2011
    ..Antiplatelet agents currently used in the treatment of ischemic stroke and TIA are aspirin, clopidogrel, and dipyridamole...
  23. doi request reprint Are racial disparities in stroke care still prevalent in certified stroke centers?
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:383-8. 2013
    ..Efforts must be focused on eliminating disparities in prehospital delays. Guideline-based care tendered at JC-certified centers might help narrow disparities in acute stroke care delivery...
  24. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke in Joint Commission-certified and -noncertified hospitals in Michigan
    Kumar Rajamani
    Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:49-54. 2013
    ..In this study, we focused on the delivery of care for patients with acute ischemic and compared differences in JC-certified and -noncertified centers in Michigan...
  25. 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...
  26. pmc Racial differences in vascular risk factors and outcomes of patients with intracranial atherosclerotic arterial stenosis
    Salina P Waddy
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Stroke 40:719-25. 2009
    ..We analyzed the vascular risk factors and outcomes of blacks and whites in the Warfarin versus Aspirin for Symptomatic Intracranial Disease (WASID) trial...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prevention of ischemic stroke: surgery
    Kumar Rajamani
    Comprehensive Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 8:860-6. 2007
    ..The surgical treatment of complete carotid occlusion by EC-IC bypass surgery has also enjoyed renewed interest and results of the COSS study are awaited keenly. The EC-IC bypass surgical procedure is also beneficial in moya-moya disease...
  28. doi request reprint Clinical profiles, complications, and disability in cocaine-related ischemic stroke
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:443-9. 2011
    ..Moreover, because the patients with cocaine-related stroke is younger, they have an earlier morbidity. New strategies for effective stroke prevention interventions are needed in this subgroup...
  29. doi request reprint Early use of MRI improves diagnostic accuracy in young adults with stroke
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, 8D UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, United States
    J Neurol Sci 324:62-4. 2013
    ..We assessed the hypothesis that early use of MRI, arrival by ambulance, and presentation to a Primary Stroke Center (PSC) would be associated with a reduced rate of misdiagnosis...
  30. doi request reprint Arrival by ambulance is associated with acute stroke intervention in young adults
    Nandakumar Nagaraja
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 316:168-9. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that arrival to the emergency department by ambulance would be associated with increased rate of stroke intervention with intravenous t-PA or intra arterial procedures...
  31. doi request reprint Factors associated with misdiagnosis of acute stroke in young adults
    Abraham Kuruvilla
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:523-7. 2011
    ..Our study demonstrates the increasing need for "young stroke awareness" among emergency department personnel. Initial misdiagnosis can potentially lead to a lost opportunity for thrombolysis in otherwise good candidates...
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint High rate of inappropriate carotid endarterectomy in an urban medical center
    Manish Kapadia
    Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:277-80. 2009
    ..Some studies have reported that the appropriateness of carotid endarterectomy (CEA) has dramatically improved in the last two decades. However, these studies did not include the most recent study results for asymptomatic stenosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Transient ischaemic attacks : new approaches to management
    Ramesh Madhavan
    Department of Neurology and Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    CNS Drugs 17:293-305. 2003
    ..Recent studies have shown that many patients will benefit from a multimodal pharmacological approach following transient cerebral ischaemia, and the potential for combination therapy is highlighted...
  35. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of intracranial stenting for acute ischemic stroke beyond 8 h of symptom onset
    Andrew R Xavier
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:94-100. 2012
    ..Background Acute ischemic stroke (AIS) therapy is often limited to an 8 h window using mechanical means. However, recent reports have shown delayed recanalization beyond 8 h might be a viable option in a subset of patients...
  36. doi request reprint Outcomes of carotid endarterectomy in the elderly: report from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry
    Kumar Rajamani
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 44:1172-4. 2013
    ..Using the Carotid Artery Revascularization and Endarterectomy registry, we sought to determine real-world outcomes of carotid endarterectomy in the elderly...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surgery Insight: carotid endarterectomy--which patients to treat and when?
    Kumar Rajamani
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 4:621-9. 2007
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Thrombolysis and outcome of young stroke patients over the last decade: insights from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample
    Amit Kansara
    Wayne State University Stroke Program, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:799-804. 2013
    ..In the present study, we evaluated trends of use of thrombolysis and outcome among young adults (19-44 years of age) with AIS using a nationally representative administrative database...
  39. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes of nonsurgical spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage based on risk factors and physician specialty
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Division of Vascular Neurology, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:340-6. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, there is no reported literature on the effect of physician specialty and outcomes (modified Rankin scale [mRS] score, in-hospital death, and hospital length of stay [LOS])...
  40. ncbi request reprint New strategies in the medical treatment of carotid artery disease
    Kumar Rajamani
    Comprehensive Stroke Program and Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 8:33-7. 2006
    ..Implementation of these therapies will likely reduce the need for revascularization procedures in the future...
  41. ncbi request reprint Detection of carotid stenosis in African Americans with ischemic heart disease
    Kumar Rajamani
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:1162-5. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to define the frequency of internal carotid stenosis in African American patients with ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  42. doi request reprint What drives the increasing utilisation of hemicraniectomy in acute ischaemic stroke?
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology Stroke Program, Wayne State University, 4201 St Antoine, UHC 8D, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:727-31. 2013
    ..Our objective was to review factors driving the nationwide utilisation of this potentially lifesaving procedure in the USA...
  43. doi request reprint Gender based differences in acute stroke care in Michigan hospitals
    Nandakumar Nagaraja
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Neurol Sci 314:88-91. 2012
    ..We sought to examine whether gender-based differences in acute stroke care occur in both Joint Commission (JC) certified and noncertified hospitals...
  44. pmc Patent foramen ovale, cardiac valve thickening, and antiphospholipid antibodies as risk factors for subsequent vascular events: the PICSS-APASS study
    Kumar Rajamani
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 40:2337-42. 2009
    ..PFO is associated with cryptogenic ischemic stroke. Also, the presence of aPL is associated with ischemic cerebrovascular disease...
  45. doi request reprint Factor v leiden mutation in reocclusion after intra-arterial thrombolysis
    Abraham Kuruvilla
    Department of Neurology, WSU DMC Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Stroke 40:660-2. 2009
    ..Reocclusion of intracranial arteries after successful recanalization is associated with poor clinical outcome. The role of Factor V Leiden mutation in intracranial arterial thrombosis/rethrombosis is unclear...
  46. ncbi request reprint Practice variation among Michigan neurologists in the use of intravenous heparin
    Rashmi Kudesia
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 202:25-7. 2002
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Summary of evidence-based guideline update: prevention of stroke in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
    Antonio Culebras
    From the Department of Neurology A C, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY the Department of Stroke and Neurocritical Care S R M, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia the Stroke Program S C, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI the Department of Neurology C S K, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA and the Department of Neurology G G, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
    Neurology 82:716-24. 2014
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  48. doi request reprint Why do ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack patients get readmitted?
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Neurol Sci 307:50-4. 2011
    ..Readmission is an important indicator for the quality of healthcare services. The authors examined the reasons for 30-day readmission among urban stroke patients, and their clinical consequences...
  49. ncbi request reprint Implications of the Leapfrog Initiative for carotid endarterectomy in Michigan
    Mohammad F Sunbulli
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Neurology 63:590-1. 2004
  50. doi request reprint Variability in carotid endarterectomy practice patterns within a metropolitan area
    Amit Kansara
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Henry Ford Hospital, 8 C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Stroke 43:3105-7. 2012
    ..The extent to which carotid endarterectomy is still being performed in this group of patients is unclear...
  51. ncbi request reprint Medical management of carotid artery disease
    Kumar Rajamani
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Semin Neurol 25:376-83. 2005
    ..Application of this multimodal cocktail holds promise for reducing vascular events in patients with carotid artery disease and may reduce the need for revascularization procedures...
  52. doi request reprint Intensive medical therapy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis
    Pratik Bhattacharya
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 13:18-23. 2011
    ..Evidence is accumulating that improved medical therapy has led to a lower risk of stroke in medically treated patients and that ultrasound methods can identify higher-risk patients. These developments are highlighted in this article...
  53. ncbi request reprint Warfarin vs aspirin for symptomatic intracranial stenosis: subgroup analyses from WASID
    S E Kasner
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurology 67:1275-8. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy--an evidence-based review: report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
    S Chaturvedi
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, USA
    Neurology 65:794-801. 2005
    ..Additional clinical scenarios, such as use of endarterectomy combined with cardiac surgery, are also reviewed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Are patients receiving maximal medical therapy following carotid endarterectomy?
    M Betancourt
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan Center for Health Care Quality and Evaluative Studies, Detroit, USA
    Neurology 63:2011-5. 2004
    ..As vascular event rates can be lowered with statins, antihypertensive agents, and newer antiplatelet agents, the authors conducted a study to determine the usage of these medications in patients following carotid endarterectomy (CE)...
  56. pmc Stroke prevention-surgical and interventional approaches to carotid stenosis
    Kumar Rajamani
    Comprehensive Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 8:503-14. 2011
    ..This review focuses on the current data available that will enable the clinician to decide optimal treatment strategies for patients with carotid stenosis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents in acute ischemic stroke: report of the Joint Stroke Guideline Development Committee of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Stroke Association (a division of the American Heart Association)
    B M Coull
    Department of Neurology, Arizona Health Science Center, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Stroke 33:1934-42. 2002
  58. doi request reprint Early access to a neurologist reduces the rate of missed diagnosis in young strokes
    Wazim Mohamed
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e332-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the presence of an in-house neurologist or a neurology or emergency medicine (EM) residency is associated with a lower rate of missed stroke diagnosis and a greater use of thrombolytic therapy...
  59. ncbi request reprint Use of intravenous heparin by North American neurologists: do the data matter?
    Ahmad Al-Sadat
    Department of Neurology and Comprehensive Stroke Program, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    Stroke 33:1574-7. 2002
    ..Our aim was to determine current usage patterns of intravenous heparin for patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  60. ncbi request reprint Giant arachnoid granulations
    Mohammed Sunbulli
    Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, Wayne State University, 8C UHC, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurology 64:2150. 2005
  61. doi request reprint Good outcome in HELLP syndrome with lobar cerebral hematomas
    Mahmoud Rayes
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurocrit Care 14:276-80. 2011
    ..HELLP syndrome is associated with high morbidity and mortality which is attributed most commonly to intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) and/or stroke. The presence of other complications further worsens the prognosis...
  62. doi request reprint Usefulness of intravenously administered fluid replenishment for detection of patent foramen ovale by transesophageal echocardiography
    Luis Afonso
    Division of Cardiology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:1054-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, saline infusion in appropriately selected patients during transesophageal echocardiography significantly enhances the detection of PFOs and pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas...
  63. ncbi request reprint Awareness, treatment, and control of vascular risk factors in African Americans with stroke
    S Ruland
    Department of Neurology, Rush University, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 60:64-8. 2003
    ..To investigate control of risk factors in African American patients with previous stroke...
  64. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents in acute ischemic stroke: report of the Joint Stroke Guideline Development Committee of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Stroke Association (a division of the American Heart Association)
    B M Coull
    Department of Neurology, Arizona Health Science Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neurology 59:13-22. 2002
  65. pmc Prevalence and prognosis of coexistent asymptomatic intracranial stenosis
    Fadi Nahab
    Stroke 39:1039-41. 2008
    ..There are limited data on the prevalence and prognosis of asymptomatic intracranial stenosis (AIS)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Has evidence changed practice? Appropriateness of carotid endarterectomy after the clinical trials
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Neurology 69:224; author reply 224-5. 2007
  67. ncbi request reprint Perforator stroke following intracranial stenting: a sacrifice for the greater good?
    Elad I Levy
    Neurology 66:1803-4. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic stroke in relation to genetic variation in clotting factors and other genetic polymorphisms among young men and women
    Harland Austin
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Stroke 33:2762-8. 2002
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Angioplasty for intracranial atherosclerosis: is the treatment worse than the disease?
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Neurology 61:1647-8. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint Relationship between blood pressure and stroke recurrence in patients with intracranial arterial stenosis
    Tanya N Turan
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circulation 115:2969-75. 2007
    ..Many clinicians allow blood pressure to run high in patients with intracranial stenosis to protect against hypoperfusion. We sought to determine whether higher blood pressure decreases the risk of stroke in these patients...
  71. ncbi request reprint Should stroke be considered both a brain attack and a heart attack?
    Seemant Chaturvedi
    Stroke 38:1713-4. 2007