Susanne Muehlschlegel

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Publications

  1. pmc Predicting survival after acute civilian penetrating brain injuries: The SPIN score
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    From the Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care S M, A A, Surgery S M, D A, T E, and Anesthesia Critical Care S M, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester Department of Neurology Division of Neurocritical Care S I, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston Department of Surgery T M S, D M S, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore and Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology K N S and Neurosurgery K N S, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    Neurology 87:2244-2253. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Frequency and impact of intensive care unit complications on moderate-severe traumatic brain injury: early results of the Outcome Prognostication in Traumatic Brain Injury (OPTIMISM) Study
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Division of Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 18:318-31. 2013
  3. pmc Feasibility of NIRS in the neurointensive care unit: a pilot study in stroke using physiological oscillations
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Neurocritical Care Service, Department of Neurology, UMass Memorial Medical Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, University Campus, S 5, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:288-95. 2009
  4. pmc Effects of a single dose of dantrolene in patients with cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage: a prospective pilot study
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Division of Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, S5 412, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Stroke 42:1301-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Self-fulfilling prophecies through withdrawal of care: do they exist in traumatic brain injury, too?
    Saef Izzy
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 19:347-63. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Dantrolene for cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid haemorrhage: a randomised double blind placebo-controlled safety trial
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Department of Anesthesia Critical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 86:1029-35. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Severe leukoaraiosis portends a poor outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Nils Henninger
    Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave, North, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 21:483-95. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Rapid unexpected brain herniation in association with renal replacement therapy in acute brain injury: caution in the neurocritical care unit
    Marcey Osgood
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 22:176-83. 2015
  9. pmc The Modified Apnea Test During Brain Death Determination: An Alternative in Patients With Hypoxia
    Aditi Ahlawat
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 31:66-9. 2016
  10. pmc The Estimated Verbal GCS Subscore in Intubated Traumatic Brain Injury Patients-Is it Really Better?
    Katarina Cheng
    1 Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts
    J Neurotrauma . 2016

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Publications15

  1. pmc Predicting survival after acute civilian penetrating brain injuries: The SPIN score
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    From the Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care S M, A A, Surgery S M, D A, T E, and Anesthesia Critical Care S M, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester Department of Neurology Division of Neurocritical Care S I, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston Department of Surgery T M S, D M S, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore and Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology K N S and Neurosurgery K N S, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    Neurology 87:2244-2253. 2016
    ..To identify predictors associated with survival in civilian penetrating traumatic brain injury (pTBI) utilizing a contemporary, large, diverse 2-center cohort, and to develop a parsimonious survival prediction score for pTBI...
  2. doi request reprint Frequency and impact of intensive care unit complications on moderate-severe traumatic brain injury: early results of the Outcome Prognostication in Traumatic Brain Injury (OPTIMISM) Study
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Division of Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 18:318-31. 2013
    ..The frequency and impact of intensive care unit complications (ICU-COMPL) on msTBI-associated outcomes are poorly understood...
  3. pmc Feasibility of NIRS in the neurointensive care unit: a pilot study in stroke using physiological oscillations
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Neurocritical Care Service, Department of Neurology, UMass Memorial Medical Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, University Campus, S 5, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:288-95. 2009
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  4. pmc Effects of a single dose of dantrolene in patients with cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage: a prospective pilot study
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Division of Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, S5 412, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Stroke 42:1301-6. 2011
    ..We investigated the feasibility and safety of a single dose of intravenous dantrolene and its effect on transcranial Doppler in cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  5. doi request reprint Self-fulfilling prophecies through withdrawal of care: do they exist in traumatic brain injury, too?
    Saef Izzy
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 19:347-63. 2013
    ..Variability in msTBI-related outcome prognostication by clinicians from different specialties was also assessed...
  6. doi request reprint Dantrolene for cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid haemorrhage: a randomised double blind placebo-controlled safety trial
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Department of Anesthesia Critical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 86:1029-35. 2015
    ..We evaluated safety, feasibility and tolerability of intravenous dantrolene (IV-D) in patients with aSAH...
  7. doi request reprint Severe leukoaraiosis portends a poor outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Nils Henninger
    Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave, North, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 21:483-95. 2014
    ..Hence, we sought to determine whether the burden of preexisting leukoaraiosis of presumed ischemic origin is independently associated with outcome after TBI...
  8. doi request reprint Rapid unexpected brain herniation in association with renal replacement therapy in acute brain injury: caution in the neurocritical care unit
    Marcey Osgood
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 22:176-83. 2015
    ..Dialysis disequilibrium syndrome (DDS) may have been a possible cause for the brain edema...
  9. pmc The Modified Apnea Test During Brain Death Determination: An Alternative in Patients With Hypoxia
    Aditi Ahlawat
    Department of Neurology Neurocritical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 31:66-9. 2016
    ..We describe an alternative approach to apnea testing, which may be used in patients with hypoxia unable to undergo conventional apnea testing...
  10. pmc The Estimated Verbal GCS Subscore in Intubated Traumatic Brain Injury Patients-Is it Really Better?
    Katarina Cheng
    1 Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts
    J Neurotrauma . 2016
    ..In our cohort of intubated TBI patients, there was no statistically or clinically meaningful improvement in the IMPACT-model performance by substituting the original mGCS with teGCS...
  11. pmc Dantrolene mediates vasorelaxation in cerebral vasoconstriction: a case series
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 10:116-21. 2009
    ..We examined the effect of dantrolene on middle cerebral artery (MCA) blood flow velocities as measured by transcranial Doppler (TCD)...
  12. pmc Patient Preferences and Surrogate Decision Making in Neuroscience Intensive Care Units
    Xuemei Cai
    Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Neurocrit Care 23:131-41. 2015
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  13. pmc Decision Aids and Shared Decision-Making in Neurocritical Care: An Unmet Need in Our NeuroICUs
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Departments of Neurology Neurocritical Care, Anesthesia Critical Care and Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, S5, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Neurocrit Care 23:127-30. 2015
    ..In this article, we summarize the purposes of SDM, the derivation of DAs, and their potential application in neurocritical care. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Con: all cardiac surgical patients should not have intraoperative cerebral oxygenation monitoring
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 36210, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:613-5. 2006
  15. doi request reprint Teaching NeuroImage: Cerebral T-waves from an aneurysmal cardunculus compression
    Susanne Muehlschlegel
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurology 70:e28-9. 2008