Paul T Akins

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The genesis of low pressure hydrocephalus
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Permanente Medical Group, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:461-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary stroke prevention with ximelagatran versus warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation: pooled analysis of SPORTIF III and V clinical trials
    Paul T Akins
    Mercy Stroke Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Stroke 38:874-80. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Sinking skin flaps, paradoxical herniation, and external brain tamponade: a review of decompressive craniectomy management
    Paul T Akins
    Neurosurgery Department, Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, CA, 95825 2115, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:269-76. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Stenting of vertebral artery origin atherosclerosis in high-risk patients: bare or coated? A single-center consecutive case series
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Permanente, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA, 95825, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:14-20. 2008
  5. doi request reprint H1N1 encephalitis with malignant edema and review of neurologic complications from influenza
    Paul Taylor Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:396-406. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Initial Conservative Management of Severe Hemispheric Stroke Reduces Decompressive Craniectomy Rates
    Paul T Akins
    The Permanente Medical Group, Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Neurocrit Care 25:3-9. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Management and outcomes of malignant posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, USA Electronic address
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 125:52-7. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Risk Factors Associated With 30-day Readmissions After Instrumented Spine Surgery in 14,939 Patients: 30-day readmissions after instrumented spine surgery
    Paul T Akins
    Kaiser Permanente Neurosurgery, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA95825 and Kaiser Permanente Spine Implant Registry, San Diego, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1022-32. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Subarachnoid hemorrhage due to retained lumbar drain
    Kern H Guppy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Sacramento, California 95825 2115, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 15:641-4. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Glutamate AMPA receptor antagonist treatment for ischaemic stroke
    Paul T Akins
    Mercy Healthcare Sacramento, California, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:s9-13. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The genesis of low pressure hydrocephalus
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Permanente Medical Group, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:461-8. 2011
    ..Recognition of this treatable condition is important when clinicians are faced with the paradox of symptomatic hydrocephalus despite low intracranial pressures (ICP). Its etiology remains enigmatic...
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary stroke prevention with ximelagatran versus warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation: pooled analysis of SPORTIF III and V clinical trials
    Paul T Akins
    Mercy Stroke Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Stroke 38:874-80. 2007
    ..Patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and prior stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) are at high risk for recurrent stroke. We investigated whether ximelagatran was noninferior to warfarin in patients with prior stroke or TIA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sinking skin flaps, paradoxical herniation, and external brain tamponade: a review of decompressive craniectomy management
    Paul T Akins
    Neurosurgery Department, Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, CA, 95825 2115, USA
    Neurocrit Care 9:269-76. 2008
    ..The treating physicians must set aside the Monro-Kellie doctrine and recognize the new pathophysiologic state of these 'open box' patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stenting of vertebral artery origin atherosclerosis in high-risk patients: bare or coated? A single-center consecutive case series
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Permanente, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA, 95825, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:14-20. 2008
    ..Commonly, the primary atheroma forms at the origin of the vertebral arteries. We have recently treated 12 high-risk patients with dilatation and stenting of symptomatic vertebral-origin disease and report our technique and results...
  5. doi request reprint H1N1 encephalitis with malignant edema and review of neurologic complications from influenza
    Paul Taylor Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:396-406. 2010
    ..The emergence of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus has been linked to neurological complications, including encephalopathy and encephalitis...
  6. doi request reprint Initial Conservative Management of Severe Hemispheric Stroke Reduces Decompressive Craniectomy Rates
    Paul T Akins
    The Permanente Medical Group, Department of Neurosurgery, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Neurocrit Care 25:3-9. 2016
    ..Early surgery for supratentorial cerebral hemorrhage does not improve functional status or survival compared to initial conservative medical management. Early versus delayed DC for hemispheric stroke has not been investigated...
  7. doi request reprint Management and outcomes of malignant posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome
    Paul T Akins
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, USA Electronic address
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 125:52-7. 2014
    ..Recognition of severe forms of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) has improved. Management of these patients remains challenging, particularly in patients with the combination of edema and hemorrhage...
  8. doi request reprint Risk Factors Associated With 30-day Readmissions After Instrumented Spine Surgery in 14,939 Patients: 30-day readmissions after instrumented spine surgery
    Paul T Akins
    Kaiser Permanente Neurosurgery, 2025 Morse Avenue, Sacramento, CA95825 and Kaiser Permanente Spine Implant Registry, San Diego, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1022-32. 2015
    ..A retrospective review of instrumented spine registry from an integrated US healthcare system...
  9. doi request reprint Subarachnoid hemorrhage due to retained lumbar drain
    Kern H Guppy
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Sacramento, California 95825 2115, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 15:641-4. 2011
    ..The authors review the literature on retained intrathecal spinal catheters, and their findings support either early removal of easily accessible catheters or close monitoring with serial imaging...
  10. ncbi request reprint Glutamate AMPA receptor antagonist treatment for ischaemic stroke
    Paul T Akins
    Mercy Healthcare Sacramento, California, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:s9-13. 2002
    ..Sedation and other CNS associated adverse events determine the ceiling dose and become more problematic with infusion times exceeding 24 h. Phase II studies of YM872 in acute ischaemic stroke are ongoing...