N Venketasubramanian

Summary

Affiliation: Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous low molecular weight heparin in place of heparin infusion during warfarin dose optimisation in cerebral ischaemia
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 100:193-5. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Vocal cord paresis in acute ischemic stroke
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 9:157-62. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospital costs for stroke care in Singapore
    N Venketasubramanian
    Stroke Center, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 10:320-6. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Stroke pathways
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 30:27-35. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Tongue deviation in acute ischaemic stroke: a study of supranuclear twelfth cranial nerve palsy in 300 stroke patients
    T Umapathi
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 10:462-5. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Parkinson's disease in Singapore
    L C S Tan
    Department of Neurology National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, Singapore
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:40-3. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Safety profile of MLC601 (Neuroaid) in acute ischemic stroke patients: A Singaporean substudy of the Chinese medicine neuroaid efficacy on stroke recovery study
    Sherry H Y Young
    Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:1-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Burden of stroke in Singapore
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Stroke 3:51-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Update in the management of stroke
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 31:717-20; quiz 721. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of essential tremor in Singapore: a study on three races in an Asian country
    Louis C S Tan
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, 308433, Singapore
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 11:233-9. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous low molecular weight heparin in place of heparin infusion during warfarin dose optimisation in cerebral ischaemia
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 100:193-5. 1998
    ..Using LMWH in place of UFH in patients with cerebral ischaemia is a feasible and safe way of achieving optimal oral anticoagulation and can be done on an outpatient basis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Vocal cord paresis in acute ischemic stroke
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 9:157-62. 1999
    ..Our finding of VCP among acute ischemic stroke patients questions the belief that the nucleus ambiguous is invariably bilaterally innervated by supranuclear centers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospital costs for stroke care in Singapore
    N Venketasubramanian
    Stroke Center, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 10:320-6. 2000
    ..Initial hospitalization cost for stroke is highly correlated with LOS. The bulk of cost is attributable to ward stay. Cost/discharge is highest with SAH, and in descending order IPH, NLC, LAC, TIA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stroke pathways
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 30:27-35. 2001
    ..However, a well-designed pathway will ensure quality care in a cost-efficient manner, benefiting the patient, carer and the health care service...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tongue deviation in acute ischaemic stroke: a study of supranuclear twelfth cranial nerve palsy in 300 stroke patients
    T Umapathi
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 10:462-5. 2000
    ..The finding that it occurs relatively commonly in large (non-lacunar) infarcts and its association with dysphagia may have clinical utility...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Parkinson's disease in Singapore
    L C S Tan
    Department of Neurology National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, Singapore
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:40-3. 2007
    ..03). The difference in inter-racial rates needs to be interpreted with caution in view of the small numbers. The incidence of PD in Singapore is comparable with that in Western countries...
  7. doi request reprint Safety profile of MLC601 (Neuroaid) in acute ischemic stroke patients: A Singaporean substudy of the Chinese medicine neuroaid efficacy on stroke recovery study
    Sherry H Y Young
    Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:1-6. 2010
    ..We assessed the safety of Neuroaid in patients with acute stroke treated for 3 months in a substudy of an ongoing randomized placebo-controlled trial...
  8. doi request reprint Burden of stroke in Singapore
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Stroke 3:51-4. 2008
    ..A national disease management plan incorporating high-quality clinical care coupled with research would be essential...
  9. ncbi request reprint Update in the management of stroke
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 31:717-20; quiz 721. 2002
    ..On-going clinical trails are likely to provide better treatments in the near future...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of essential tremor in Singapore: a study on three races in an Asian country
    Louis C S Tan
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, 308433, Singapore
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 11:233-9. 2005
    ..77 per 1000, 95% CI: 1.78-4.17) (p=0.08). No Malays with ET were identified. The data suggest that the prevalence of ET increases with age, is higher in males and may be higher amongst Indians...
  11. ncbi request reprint Heparin induced thrombocytopenia
    H C Chua
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Tock Seng, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 42:200-2. 2001
    ..We recommend commencement of warfarin therapy concurrently with heparin infusion and discontinuation of heparin once warfarin has become effective. All doctors must be vigilant to this reversible common complication...
  12. doi request reprint Chinese medicine NeuroAiD efficacy stroke recovery-extension study (CHIMES-E study): an observational multicenter study to investigate the longer-term efficacy of NeuroAiD in stroke recovery
    N Venketasubramanian
    Division of Neurology, University Medicine Cluster, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore drnvramani gmail com
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:18-22. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Parkinson disease in Singapore: Chinese vs Malays vs Indians
    L C S Tan
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore
    Neurology 62:1999-2004. 2004
    ..To investigate the prevalence of Parkinson disease (PD) in Singapore and compare the rates between Singaporean Chinese, Malays, and Indians...
  14. doi request reprint Singapore ministry of health clinical practice guidelines on stroke and transient ischemic attacks
    N Venketasubramanian
    Division of Neurology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    Int J Stroke 6:251-8. 2011
    ..The final version was circulated to all medical practitioners in Singapore. It is hoped that the guidelines will improve the care of patients with stroke and transient ischemic attack. Clinical quality improvement measures are proposed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Elimination of phenytoin in toxic overdose
    H C Chua
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11, Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore, Singapore
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 102:6-8. 2000
    ..6 and 5.9 mcg/ml per day. Knowledge of the rate of elimination assists the clinician in deciding on the best time to reinstitute phenytoin therapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Screening for dementia in the older Chinese with a single question test on progressive forgetfulness
    Mei Sian Chong
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:442-8. 2006
    ..To assess the utility of asking for presence of progressive forgetfulness (PF) prior to administering the Abbreviated Mental Test (AMT) when screening for dementia in the community-dwelling elderly Chinese...
  17. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of bedside clinical methods compared with fiberoptic endoscopic examination of swallowing (FEES) in determining the risk of aspiration in acute stroke patients
    S H Lim
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Dysphagia 16:1-6. 2001
    ..49). We conclude that the oxygen desaturation test combined with the 50-ml water swallow test is suitable as a screening test to identify all acute stroke patients at risk of aspiration for further evaluation and management...
  18. doi request reprint Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: which diffusion-weighted imaging abnormality is associated with periodic EEG complexes?
    N Kandiah
    Level 3, Clinical Staff Office, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore, 308433, Singapore
    J Neurol 255:1411-4. 2008
    ..Using current WHO criteria, diagnostic certainty can be increased from "possible" to "probable" CJD if periodic complexes are recorded on EEG...
  19. doi request reprint Danqi Piantan Jiaonang does not modify hemostasis, hematology, and biochemistry in normal subjects and stroke patients
    Robert Gan
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:450-6. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Early deep vein thrombosis: incidence in Asian stroke patients
    Susanna S S Tan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 36:815-20. 2007
    ..Our aim was to prospectively establish the incidence of early DVT in immobilised stroke patients in a heterogenous Asian population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stroke disease management--a framework for comprehensive stroke care
    N Venketasubramanian
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 31:452-60. 2002
    ..Collaboration and cooperative among all parties will help ensure a successful and sustainable programme...
  22. ncbi request reprint A case of Sjögren's syndrome or multiple sclerosis? A diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma
    Bernard Yu Hor Thong
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, Singapore
    Rheumatol Int 22:256-8. 2002
    ..Primary Sjögren's syndrome (SS) with central nervous system involvement and antiphospholipid syndrome have been reported to mimic multiple sclerosis (MS). SS has also been found in patients diagnosed with definite MS...
  23. ncbi request reprint Large artery ischaemic stroke in severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
    T Umapathi
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    J Neurol 251:1227-31. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Recurrent cerebral infarction in beta thalassaemia major
    Rajinder Singh
    Neurology Department, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Cerebrovasc Dis 17:344-5. 2004