Joan Marti-Fabregas

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Total Cerebral Blood Flow in Patients with Cardioembolic Stroke: Is It Clinically Meaningful?
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology Stroke Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 42:2826-2833. 2016
  2. pmc Cerebrovascular complications after heart transplantation
    Aída Alejaldre
    Stroke Unit, Neurology Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain
    Curr Cardiol Rev 6:214-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint [Limitations of anticoagulant therapy]
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Unidad de Enfermedades Vasculares Cerebrales, Servicio de Hematologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurologia 27:27-32. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Hemostatic proteins and their association with hematoma growth in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 41:2976-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Proliferation in the human ipsilateral subventricular zone after ischemic stroke
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Avda Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
    Neurology 74:357-65. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Old and new anticoagulant agents for the prevention and treatment of patients with ischemic stroke
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Cerebrovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:111-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Blood pressure is not associated with haematoma enlargement in acute intracerebral haemorrhage
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona Spain
    Eur J Neurol 15:1085-90. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment hemostatic markers of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage in patients treated with tissue plasminogen activator
    Dolores Cocho
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:996-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency and predictors of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage in patients with ischemic stroke treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator outside clinical trials
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:85-90. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Almost perfect concordance between simultaneous transcranial Doppler and transesophageal echocardiography in the quantification of right-to-left shunts
    Robert Belvís
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 16:133-8. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Total Cerebral Blood Flow in Patients with Cardioembolic Stroke: Is It Clinically Meaningful?
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology Stroke Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 42:2826-2833. 2016
    ..After a mean follow-up of 22 ± 8.5 mo, 7.6% of patients experienced a recurrent stroke, 12.7% experienced a vascular event and 21.5% of patients died. Clinical outcomes were not predicted by tCBF...
  2. pmc Cerebrovascular complications after heart transplantation
    Aída Alejaldre
    Stroke Unit, Neurology Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain
    Curr Cardiol Rev 6:214-7. 2010
    ..According to the TOAST etiologic classification, the most prevalent etiologic subtype of ischemic stroke is undetermined cause...
  3. doi request reprint [Limitations of anticoagulant therapy]
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Unidad de Enfermedades Vasculares Cerebrales, Servicio de Hematologia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurologia 27:27-32. 2012
    ..The introduction of oral anticoagulants that would aid the administration of these agents with equal or greater efficacy and lower risk is required...
  4. doi request reprint Hemostatic proteins and their association with hematoma growth in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 41:2976-8. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that proteins of hemostasia could be associated with hematoma growth (HG) in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage...
  5. doi request reprint Proliferation in the human ipsilateral subventricular zone after ischemic stroke
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Avda Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
    Neurology 74:357-65. 2010
    ..It is uncertain whether neurogenesis occurs in humans after stroke. We studied the morphologic changes that occurred in the subventricular zone (SVZ) in patients who died following an acute ischemic stroke...
  6. doi request reprint Old and new anticoagulant agents for the prevention and treatment of patients with ischemic stroke
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Cerebrovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:111-9. 2009
    ..However, even if these new drugs prove superior to dose-adjusted warfarin, their benefits must be substantial (retaining high efficacy with added safety and convenience) to offset their increased cost...
  7. doi request reprint Blood pressure is not associated with haematoma enlargement in acute intracerebral haemorrhage
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona Spain
    Eur J Neurol 15:1085-90. 2008
    ..We performed an observational study that compared baseline and subsequent blood pressure (BP) measurements and its association with haematoma enlargement (HE) in patients with intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment hemostatic markers of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage in patients treated with tissue plasminogen activator
    Dolores Cocho
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:996-9. 2006
    ..Symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is a major complication of thrombolysis in patients with acute ischemic stroke. We analyzed whether baseline hemostatic markers could predict symptomatic ICH (SICH)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency and predictors of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage in patients with ischemic stroke treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator outside clinical trials
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:85-90. 2007
    ..To determine the frequency and predictors of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage (SICH) in patients treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Almost perfect concordance between simultaneous transcranial Doppler and transesophageal echocardiography in the quantification of right-to-left shunts
    Robert Belvís
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuroimaging 16:133-8. 2006
    ..The authors compared PFO detection and concordance of RLS quantification classifications performing the 2 studies simultaneously...
  11. doi request reprint Statin pretreatment may increase the risk of symptomatic intracranial haemorrhage in thrombolysis for ischemic stroke: results from a case-control study and a meta-analysis
    Sergi Martínez-Ramírez
    Neurology Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, 167 Sant Antoni Maria Claret st, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 259:111-8. 2012
    ..03-3.84, p = 0.04). Statin pretreatment may increase the risk of SICH in patients receiving IV t-PA for ischemic stroke, though it does not influence the 3 months outcome. Prospective studies are needed to confirm this safety concern...
  12. doi request reprint Outcomes of a contemporary cohort of 536 consecutive patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with endovascular therapy
    Sonia Abilleira
    From the Stroke Program, Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia, Spain S A, A R, M G Hospital de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain P C, F R, M A d M Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain M R, J A S, A T Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain M M, A D, C C Hospital Clínic i Provincial, Barcelona, Spain V O, A C, J M M Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain J R Hospital de Sabadell, Sabadell, Spain D C and Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain J M F
    Stroke 45:1046-52. 2014
    ..We sought to assess outcomes after endovascular treatment/therapy of acute ischemic stroke, overall and by subgroups, and looked for predictors of outcome...
  13. doi request reprint A predictive clinical-genetic model of tissue plasminogen activator response in acute ischemic stroke
    Alberto del Rio-Espinola
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and Neurovascular Unit, Departments of Neurology and Medicine Departments, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Neurol 72:716-29. 2012
    ..We aimed to find genetic variations associated with hemorrhagic transformation (HT) and mortality rates after t-PA. We then generated a clinical-genetic model for predicting t-PA response...
  14. doi request reprint TRAF3 Epigenetic Regulation Is Associated With Vascular Recurrence in Patients With Ischemic Stroke
    Cristina Gallego-Fabrega
    From the Neuroscience Department, Stroke Pharmacogenomics and Genetics, Fundació Docència i Recerca Mútua Terrassa, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, Terrassa Barcelona, Spain C G F, J M F, E M, N C, I F C School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain C G F Neurology Department, Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Vall d Hebron Institute of Research VHIR, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain C C, J M Division of Internal Medicine, and Rehabilitation, Trois Chêne Hospital, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland J L R Geneva Platelet Group, Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland J L R, P F Division of Angiology and Haemostasis, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland P F Department of Neurology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland A S, J P Department of Clinical and Experimental Science, Neurological Clinic, Universita degli Studi di Brescia
    Stroke 47:1180-6. 2016
    ..This study aims to find differentially methylated sites across the genome associated with vascular recurrence in ischemic stroke patients treated with clopidogrel...
  15. ncbi request reprint Favorable outcome of ischemic stroke in patients pretreated with statins
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 35:1117-21. 2004
    ..Statins may be beneficial for patients with acute ischemic stroke. We tested the hypothesis that patients pretreated with statins at the onset of stroke have less severe neurological effects and a better outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Benefits of a prehospital stroke code system. Feasibility and efficacy in the first year of clinical practice in Barcelona, Spain
    Robert Belvís
    Acute Stroke Unit of the Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:96-101. 2005
    ..We developed a stroke code system for rapid request of emergency transportation to the hospital and a priority availability of the attending neurologist on the patient's arrival at the Emergency Department (ED)...
  17. doi request reprint Remote cerebral hematomas in patients treated with intravenous rt-PA
    Eugenia Martinez-Hernandez
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 257:1062-6. 2010
    ..Remote cerebral hemorrhage is an infrequent complication after rt-PA treatment (3.3%), it is usually lobar and symptomatic and has an uniformly unfavorable outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic findings in patients with cryptogenic ischemic stroke and patent foramen ovale
    Robert Belvís
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Electrocardiol 40:168-71. 2007
    ..A characteristic electrocardiogram (ECG) pattern called crochetage has been described in patients with atrial septal defects. Nevertheless, there are discrepancies regarding its frequency in patients with patent foramen ovale (PFO)...
  19. doi request reprint Access to Endovascular Treatment in Remote Areas: Analysis of the Reperfusion Treatment Registry of Catalonia
    Natalia Perez de la Ossa
    From the Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain N P d l O Stroke Program Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, CIBERESP S A Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain L D Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain X U Hospital Vall d Hebrón, Barcelona, Spain M R Hospital Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain P C Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain E G Hospital Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain J M F Hospital Arnau de Vilanova, Lleida, Spain F P Hospital Josep Trueta, Girona, Spain J Serena Hospital Parc Taulí, Sabadell, Spain D C Hospital Verge de la Cinta, Tortosa, Spain M G Hospital Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain J K Hospital Joan XXIII, Tarragona, Spain A P Hospital Althaia, Manresa, Spain J Saura Hospital Vall d Hebrón, Barcelona, Spain C M Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain A D and Stroke Program Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, CIBERESP M G
    Stroke 47:1381-4. 2016
    ..We analyzed differences in the access to EVT by geographical areas in Catalonia, a territory with a highly decentralized stroke model...
  20. doi request reprint Prognostic value of plasma β-amyloid levels in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    From the Department of Neurology, IIB Institut d Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain J M F, R D M, R M, D C, L D, C G L, A L Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain N P d l O Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain M A d L Department of Neurology, Hospital General Universitario Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain M R Y Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova, Lleida, Spain J S, F P and Department of Neurology, Hospital Donostia, Donostia, Spain A M D A
    Stroke 45:413-7. 2014
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the levels of plasma Aβ are related to the outcome in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage...
  21. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of uric acid in patients with acute stroke (URICO-ICTUS): a randomised, double-blind phase 2b/3 trial
    Angel Chamorro
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, Department of Neuroscience, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Lancet Neurol 13:453-60. 2014
    ..Uric acid is an antioxidant with neuroprotective effects in experimental models of stroke. We assessed whether uric acid therapy would improve functional outcomes at 90 days in patients with acute ischaemic stroke...
  22. doi request reprint Role of the MMP9 gene in hemorrhagic transformations after tissue-type plasminogen activator treatment in stroke patients
    Israel Fernandez-Cadenas
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Institut de Recerca Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 43:1398-400. 2012
    ..Plasma protein levels of MMP9 have been associated with HT occurrence. We aimed to analyze the association of the MMP9 gene with HT occurrence...
  23. pmc The H-ATOMIC Criteria for the Etiologic Classification of Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0156992. 2016
    ..For this reason, we have developed a set of etiologic criteria and have applied them to a large number of patients to determine their utility...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcome of the capsular warning syndrome: a multicenter study
    Pol Camps-Renom
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Stroke 10:571-5. 2015
    ..We report the clinical and radiological characteristics of a multicenter series of patients with capsular warning syndrome, as well as their functional outcome during the follow-up...
  25. doi request reprint Medical and endovascular treatment of patients with large vessel occlusion presenting with mild symptoms: an observational multicenter study
    Xabier Urra
    Functional Unit of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 38:418-24. 2014
    ..IV thrombolysis is safe and may benefit patients presenting with mild symptoms. In this study, we tested whether endovascular therapy (ET) is superior to medical therapy in these patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Homozygosity of the T allele of the 46 C->T polymorphism in the F12 gene is a risk factor for ischemic stroke in the Spanish population
    Amparo Santamaria
    Hemostasia Unit, Department of Hematology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 35:1795-9. 2004
    ..We have investigated the risk of IS related to this polymorphism in a case-control study...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship between transcranial Doppler and CT data in acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:113-8. 2005
    ..It would be useful to have a noninvasive test for correlation with CT findings in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). We determined which transcranial Doppler (TCD) variables are related to which CT data in patients with ICH...
  28. ncbi request reprint Does thrombolysis benefit patients with lacunar syndrome?
    Dolores Cocho
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 55:70-3. 2006
    ..Patients were matched by NIHSS score and time to treatment. Although no statistically significant differences were detected in outcome, the benefit was greater in the non- lacunar syndrome group...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular disease as a complication of cardiac transplantation
    Robert Belvís
    Stroke Unit of the Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:267-71. 2005
    ..To characterize the frequency, risk factors, clinical presentation and etiological subtypes of cerebrovascular diseases (CVD) following cardiac transplantation (CTX)...
  30. doi request reprint Remote Intracerebral Hemorrhage After Intravenous Thrombolysis: Results From a Multicenter Study
    Luís Prats-Sánchez
    From the Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Biomedical Research Institute, IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain L P S, P C R, J S F, R D M, A M D, R M, J M F Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain M A, L D, M G Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain J C, L L Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain A G G, J R Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova, Lleida, Spain F P Hospital Moisès Broggi, Sant Joan Despi, Spain M G C Hospital Universitari de Sabadell Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí, Sabadell, Spain D C Hospital General Universitari de Granollers, Granollers, Spain D C Hospital Verge de la Cinta, Tortosa, Spain M G and Stroke Programme Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain S A
    Stroke 47:2003-9. 2016
    ..We aimed to investigate risk factors of rPH after intravenous thrombolysis with recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator...
  31. pmc Circulating endothelial progenitor cells and the risk of vascular events after ischemic stroke
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0124895. 2015
    ..We evaluated the hypothesis that the number of circulating EPC could be associated with the risk of stroke recurrence (SR) or vascular events (VE) after an ischemic stroke...
  32. pmc Brain metabolic pattern analysis using a magnetic resonance spectra classification software in experimental stroke
    Elena Jiménez-Xarrié
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, IIB Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret 167, 08025, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Neurosci 18:13. 2017
    ..Our aim was to develop an Infarct Evolution Classifier and a Brain Regions Classifier in a rat model of focal ischemic stroke using SpectraClassifier...
  33. doi request reprint Microbleed burden and hematoma expansion in acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau IIb Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 70:175-8. 2013
    ..Microbleeds (MBs) are surrogate radiological markers that are associated with these underlying angiopathies. We assessed the hypothesis that MBs are associated with hematoma expansion (HE) in patients with hyperacute ICH...
  34. ncbi request reprint Patent foramen ovale and prothrombotic markers in young stroke patients
    Robert Belvís
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 18:537-42. 2007
    ..043). Large PFO were also related to deep venous thrombosis (P = 0.040) and atrial septal aneurysm (P = 0.010). PFO patients do not present more prothrombotic markers than non-PFO patients, but APS are more frequent in large PFO...
  35. doi request reprint Microvascular versus macrovascular cerebral vasomotor reactivity in patients with severe internal carotid artery stenosis or occlusion
    Peyman Zirak
    ICFO Institut de Ciencies Fotoniques, Mediterranean Technology Park, 08860, Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:168-74. 2014
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  36. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment for M2 occlusions in the era of stentrievers: a descriptive multicenter experience
    Alan Flores
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurointerv Surg 7:234-7. 2015
    ..Patients with M2 middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusions are not always considered for endovascular treatment...
  37. doi request reprint Influence of antiplatelet pre-treatment on the risk of symptomatic intracranial haemorrhage after intravenous thrombolysis
    Yolanda Bravo
    Department of Neurology, Hospital General Yague, Burgos, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:126-33. 2008
    ..The influence of antiplatelet agents (AP) in the development of a symptomatic intracranial haemorrhage (SICH) after intravenous rt-PA is not well known. We assessed the hypothesis that pre-treatment with AP may increase that risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen and the amount of leukoaraiosis in patients with symptomatic small-vessel disease
    Joan Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 48:185-90. 2002
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  39. doi request reprint Recurrent stroke and massive right-to-left shunt: results from the prospective Spanish multicenter (CODICIA) study
    Joaquin Serena
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitario Dr Josep Trueta, Institut d Investigació Biomédica de Girona, Girona, Spain
    Stroke 39:3131-6. 2008
    ..Few studies have prospectively examined the risk of recurrent stroke associated with patent foramen ovale. We present the results of the Spanish right-to-left shunt (RLSh) multicenter study...
  40. pmc Microparticle Shedding from Neural Progenitor Cells and Vascular Compartment Cells Is Increased in Ischemic Stroke
    Gemma Chiva-Blanch
    Cardiovascular Research Center CSIC ICCC, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0148176. 2016
    ..We analyzed neural precursor cells and blood and vascular compartment cells microparticle shedding after an acute ischemic stroke...
  41. doi request reprint Transcranial diffuse optical monitoring of microvascular cerebral hemodynamics after thrombolysis in ischemic stroke
    Peyman Zirak
    ICFO Institut de Ciencies Fotoniques, Mediterranean Technology Park, 08860 Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain
    J Biomed Opt 19:18002. 2014
    ..This study suggests that upon further investigation, diffuse optics might have a potential for bed-side acute stroke monitoring and therapy guidance by providing hemodynamics information at the microvascular level...
  42. doi request reprint Stroke caused by a myxoma stenosing the common carotid artery
    Elena Cortés-Vicente
    Stroke Unit, Neurology Department, Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau IIB Sant Pau, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 24:e87-9. 2015
    ..We report a case of stroke due to stenosis caused by a myxoma in the common carotid artery with no evidence of a cardiac origin. Only 1 such case has been reported previously in the literature...
  43. doi request reprint Analysis of peptidome profiling of serum from patients with early onset symptoms of ischemic stroke
    Naira Rico Santana
    Department of Biochemistry, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:235-40. 2014
    ..We sought to identify new serum biomarkers for the early diagnosis of ischemic stroke...
  44. pmc In vivo and ex vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the infarct and the subventricular zone in experimental stroke
    Elena Jiménez-Xarrié
    Departament de Neurologia, Institut d Investigació Biomèdica de Sant Pau IIB, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 35:828-34. 2015
    ..In conclusion, HRMAS improves the metabolic characterization of the brain in experimental ischemic stroke. However, none of the metabolites qualifies as a surrogate biomarker of NPCs...
  45. doi request reprint Recurrent transient ischaemic attack and early risk of stroke: data from the PROMAPA study
    Francisco Purroy
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Universitat de Lleida, Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova de, Lleida, IRBLLEIDA, Avda Rovira Roure, 80, Lleida 25198, Spain
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:596-603. 2013
    ..Many guidelines recommend urgent intervention for patients with two or more transient ischaemic attacks (TIAs) within 7 days (multiple TIAs) to reduce the early risk of stroke...
  46. doi request reprint PPM1A Methylation Is Associated With Vascular Recurrence in Aspirin-Treated Patients
    Cristina Gallego-Fabrega
    From the Stroke Pharmacogenomics and Genetics, Fundació Docència i Recerca MútuaTerrassa, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain C G F, E M, N C, I F C School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain C G F Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Vall d Hebron Institute of Research, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain C C, J M Division of Internal Medicine and Rehabilitation J L R and Division of Angiology and Haemostasis P F, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland Geneva Platelet Group, Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland J L R, P F Department of Neurology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland A S, J P Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Sperimentali, Clinica Neurologica, Universita degli Studi di Brescia, Brescia, Italy A P Neurology Department, Albacete Hospital, Albacete, Spain G S H, T S College of Applied Medical Sciences, Majmaah University, Saudi Arabia A A A B D Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Sillim-dong
    Stroke 47:1926-9. 2016
    ..Our aim was to study whether epigenetics could be associated with the risk of vascular recurrence in aspirin-treated stroke patients...
  47. pmc Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related atraumatic convexal subarachnoid hemorrhage: an ARIA before the tsunami
    Eva Martínez-Lizana
    Memory Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 35:710-7. 2015
    ..Convexal subarachnoid hemorrhage in the elderly is associated with cognitive impairment and lobar ICH occurrence. Our findings support the existence of an underlying CAA pathology. ..
  48. doi request reprint Mutations in the NKX2-5 gene in patients with stroke and patent foramen ovale
    Robert Belvís
    Stroke Unit of the Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:574-8. 2009
    ..NKX2-5 is the most implicated gene in fetal atrial septation. We studied NKX2-5 with respect to the presence or absence of PFO in stroke patients...
  49. doi request reprint KCNK17 genetic variants in ischemic stroke
    Sophie Domingues-Montanari
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory and Neurovascular Unit, Neurology and Medicine Departments Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Vall d Hebron Hospital, Passeig Vall d Hebron 119 129, Barcelona, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 208:203-9. 2010
    ..In order to identify susceptibility variants, we analyzed single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) that had been previously linked to stroke in a genome-wide association study...