Jaume Roquer

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Affiliation: Hospital del Mar
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral haemorrhage in AIDS
    J Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 8:222-7. 1998
  2. doi request reprint Acute stroke unit care and early neurological deterioration in ischemic stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Dept de Medicina, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona IMIM Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 255:1012-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Clustering of vascular risk factors and in-hospital death after acute ischemic stroke
    J Roquer
    Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Departament de Medicina, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 254:1636-41. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic burden and early mortality in acute ischemic stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari del Mar, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Neurol 64:699-704. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid levels and in-hospital mortality in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage
    J Roquer
    Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurology 65:1198-202. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of lacunar infarcts with small artery and large artery disease: a comparative study
    J Roquer
    Unitat de Malalties Vasculars Cerebrals, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:350-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Previous antiplatelet therapy is an independent predictor of 30-day mortality after spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 252:412-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in first-ever acute stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 34:1581-5. 2003
  9. pmc Comparison of the impact of atrial fibrillation on the risk of early death after stroke in women versus men
    Jaume Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 253:1484-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with a high risk of recurrence in patients with transient ischemic attack or minor stroke
    Angel Ois
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 39:1717-21. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Intracerebral haemorrhage in AIDS
    J Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 8:222-7. 1998
    ..Intracerebral haemorrhage is a late and serious complication of AIDS (mortality 62.5%). The frequency of intracerebral haemorrhage in AIDS (1.0%) is higher than that expected in a general population of young adults...
  2. doi request reprint Acute stroke unit care and early neurological deterioration in ischemic stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Dept de Medicina, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona IMIM Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 255:1012-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact that monitored acute stroke unit care may have on the risk of early neurological deterioration (END), and 90-day mortality and mortality-disability...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clustering of vascular risk factors and in-hospital death after acute ischemic stroke
    J Roquer
    Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Departament de Medicina, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 254:1636-41. 2007
    ..to evaluate the influence of clustering of vascular risk factors (VRF) on in-hospital mortality in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) developing a risk score for mortality prediction...
  4. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic burden and early mortality in acute ischemic stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital Universitari del Mar, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Neurol 64:699-704. 2007
    ..The influence that previous clinical expressions of systemic atherosclerosis may have on evolution and early mortality in patients with acute ischemic stroke is not known...
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid levels and in-hospital mortality in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage
    J Roquer
    Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurology 65:1198-202. 2005
    ..To test the hypothesis that low serum cholesterol and low serum triglyceride levels at admission are related to an increase of in-hospital mortality in patients with first-ever supratentorial spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of lacunar infarcts with small artery and large artery disease: a comparative study
    J Roquer
    Unitat de Malalties Vasculars Cerebrals, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:350-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the vascular risk factors, clinical symptoms, and outcome characteristics of LI associated with LAD with those patients with LI who fulfilled the TOAST criteria of small artery disease (SAD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Previous antiplatelet therapy is an independent predictor of 30-day mortality after spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 252:412-6. 2005
    ..Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) constitutes 10% to 15% of all strokes. Despite several existing outcome prediction models for ICH, there are some factors with equivocal value as well as others that still have not been evaluated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in first-ever acute stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 34:1581-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze possible sex differences in patients suffering first-ever acute stroke...
  9. pmc Comparison of the impact of atrial fibrillation on the risk of early death after stroke in women versus men
    Jaume Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 253:1484-9. 2006
    ..This study addressed whether the impact of AF on the in-hospital mortality after first ever IS is different according to the patient's gender...
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with a high risk of recurrence in patients with transient ischemic attack or minor stroke
    Angel Ois
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 39:1717-21. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to identify factors associated with stroke recurrence after an initial minor stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) in a prospective hospital-series...
  11. doi request reprint Previous infection and stroke: a prospective study
    Jaume Roquer
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Parc de Salut Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:310-5. 2012
    ..We sought to describe, in a large prospective series, the frequency of previous infection (PI) in IS and intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), and to assess whether any relationship with stroke subtype or outcome could be identified...
  12. doi request reprint External validation of the DRAGON score in an elderly Spanish population: prediction of stroke prognosis after IV thrombolysis
    Eva Giralt-Steinhauer
    Neurovascular Research Group Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 36:110-4. 2013
    ..The recently published DRAGON score aims to predict the 3-month outcome in stroke patients who have received i.v. alteplase. The purpose of this study was an external validation of the results of the DRAGON score in a Spanish cohort...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does sleep protect against ischemic stroke? Less frequent ischemic strokes but more severe ones
    Jordi Jimenez-Conde
    Unit of Neuroinvestigation, Neurology Department, Institut Municipal d Investigació, Médica Hospital del Mar, Dept de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 254:782-8. 2007
    ..This curve changes if the hours of sleep also change. Our aim was to evaluate the characteristics, risk factors, and prognosis associated with sleep stroke...
  14. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in capsular warning syndrome
    Rosa Maria Vivanco-Hidalgo
    Unit of Neurovascular Research, Neurology Department, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:508-10. 2008
  15. doi request reprint Plasma beta-amyloid 1-40 is associated with the diffuse small vessel disease subtype
    Meritxell Gomis
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurociences, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol Badalona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 40:3197-201. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that plasma Abeta levels can play a different role in SVD subtypes in patients with acute lacunar stroke...
  16. ncbi request reprint Early arterial study in the prediction of mortality after acute ischemic stroke
    Angel Ois
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 38:2085-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the value of the initial arterial study as a predictor of 90-day mortality in patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  17. doi request reprint Epigenome-wide association study identifies TXNIP gene associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus and sustained hyperglycemia
    Carolina Soriano-Tárraga
    Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar, Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona DCEXS Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Mol Genet 25:609-19. 2016
    ..We identified an association between the TXNIP gene and DM through epigenetic mechanisms, related to sustained hyperglycemia levels (HbA1c ≥ 7%)...
  18. doi request reprint Ischemic stroke patients are biologically older than their chronological age
    Carolina Soriano-Tárraga
    Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona DCEXS Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Aging (Albany NY) . 2016
    ..Ischemic stroke patients are biologically older than controls. Biological age should be considered as a potential new biomarker of stroke risk...
  19. pmc Ischemic stroke patients are biologically older than their chronological age
    Carolina Soriano-Tárraga
    Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona DCEXS Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Aging (Albany NY) 8:2655-2666. 2016
    ..Ischemic stroke patients are biologically older than controls. Biological age should be considered as a potential new biomarker of stroke risk...
  20. 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...
  21. pmc Relevance of stroke subtype in vascular risk prediction
    Angel Ois
    Neurology Department, Hospital del Mar, Spain
    Neurology 81:575-80. 2013
    ..To ascertain the risk of a new vascular event (NVE) occurring after ischemic stroke and evaluate differences in risk based on stroke subtype...
  22. doi request reprint Heart failure in acute ischemic stroke
    Angel Ois
    Unit of Neurovascular Research, Neurology Department, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica Hospital del Mar, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 255:385-9. 2008
    ..To determine the impact of heart failure (HF), with preserved or decreased left ventricular function (LVF), on outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS)...
  23. doi request reprint Steno-occlusive arterial disease and early neurological deterioration in acute ischemic stroke
    Angel Ois
    Unitat d Ictus, Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Central de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:151-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the influence that steno-occlusive arterial disease may have on the development of early neurological deterioration (END) in a large series of patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  24. doi request reprint Factors associated with early outcome in patients with large-vessel carotid strokes
    Elisa Cuadrado-Godia
    Neurology Department, Hospital del Mar, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:305-9. 2013
    ..To describe the severity and early neurological deterioration (END) in patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis and to analyse the influence of related factors...
  25. 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...
  26. doi request reprint Acute ischemic stroke in anterior choroidal artery territory
    Angel Ois
    Neurology Department, Hospital del Mar, Universitat de Barcelona, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol Sci 281:80-4. 2009
    ..Moreover, we analyzed the prevalence of these strokes and compared them with hemispheric and deep infarcts. Finally, we hypothesized that the size of the infarct could be related to aetiology and prognosis...
  27. doi request reprint Glycated Hemoglobin Value Combined with Initial Glucose Levels for Evaluating Mortality Risk in Patients with Ischemic Stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 40:244-50. 2015
    ..Hyperglycemia is a marker of poor outcome in acute ischemic stroke (IS) patients. We aimed at evaluating the effect of combined HbA1c and first glucose measurement values on 3-month mortality prediction...
  28. doi request reprint Fibrinogen nitrotyrosination after ischemic stroke impairs thrombolysis and promotes neuronal death
    Gerard Ill-Raga
    Laboratory of Molecular Physiology and Channelopathies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Catalonia 08003, Spain
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1852:421-8. 2015
    ....
  29. pmc Global DNA methylation of ischemic stroke subtypes
    Carolina Soriano-Tárraga
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Hospital del Mar Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona DCEXS Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e96543. 2014
    ..Further work is required to establish whether the epigenetic mechanism of methylation might play a role in this complex disease. ..
  30. pmc DNA isolation method is a source of global DNA methylation variability measured with LUMA. Experimental analysis and a systematic review
    Carolina Soriano-Tárraga
    Neurovascular Research Group Neurology Department Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e60750. 2013
    ..DNA isolation method is a source of GDM variability measured with LUMA. To avoid possible bias, the method used should be reported and taken into account in future DNA methylation studies...
  31. 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...
  32. 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)...
  33. pmc Oxidative stress markers are associated to vascular recurrence in non-cardioembolic stroke patients non-treated with statins
    David Brea
    Clinical Neuroscience Research Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    BMC Neurol 12:65. 2012
    ..Since atherogenesis is related to oxidative stress, our objective was to study the association of oxidative stress markers with the vascular recurrence in non-cardioembolic stroke...
  34. doi request reprint High risk of early neurological recurrence in symptomatic carotid stenosis
    Angel Ois
    Servei de Neurologia, Hospital del Mar, IMAS, IMIM, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 40:2727-31. 2009
    ..Few data are available on very early stroke recurrence evaluated within the first hours after onset of symptoms and outcome for unselected patients with first-ever mild stroke or TIA and symptomatic carotid stenosis > or =50%...
  35. pmc Sex-related differences in primary intracerebral hemorrhage
    Jaume Roquer
    From the Servei de Neurologia J R, A R C, J J C, E C G, E G S, R M V H, C S, A O, IMIM Hospital del Mar Departament de Medicina J R, A R C, J J C, A O, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and DCEXS E C G, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurology 87:257-62. 2016
    ..This is a prospective observational study to describe the sex differences in demographics, vascular risk factors, stroke care, and outcomes in primary ICH...
  36. 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...
  37. doi request reprint Stroke with polyvascular atherothrombotic disease
    Miguel Blanco
    Department of Neurology, Clinical Neuroscience Research Laboratory, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Travesa da Choupana s n, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 208:587-92. 2010
    ..To study the influence of polyvascular atherothrombotic disease on stroke patient prognosis, its relation with inflammatory markers, and to analyze the progression of atherothrombotic disease...
  38. doi request reprint Value of carotid intima-media thickness and significant carotid stenosis as markers of stroke recurrence
    Jaume Roquer
    Neurology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 0003 Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 42:3099-104. 2011
    ..We sought to analyze outcome differences in stroke patients with high IMT values compared with patients with significant carotid stenosis (SCS)...
  39. doi request reprint [Lipid profile evolution during the first year of treatment with beta interferon in multiple sclerosis]
    Elisa Cuadrado-Godia
    Servicio de Neurologia, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 132:259-61. 2009
    ..Plasmatic levels of total cholesterol and low density lipoprotein-cholesterol have been associated with the number of plaques in magnetic resonance of patients with demyelinating syndromes...
  40. doi request reprint New-Onset Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis in Ischemic Stroke Patients
    Eva Giralt-Steinhauer
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Universitat Autx00F2 noma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Neurol 74:211-7. 2015
    ....
  41. pmc The role of HbA1c determination in detecting unknown glucose disturbances in ischemic stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, IMIM Hospital del Mar, DCEXS, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e109960. 2014
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) determinations during the acute ischemic stroke (IS) to identify undiagnosed glucose disturbances in a prospective series of patients with first-ever IS...
  42. doi request reprint Biomarkers to predict clinical progression in small vessel disease strokes: prognostic role of albuminuria and oxidized LDL cholesterol
    Elisa Cuadrado-Godia
    Neurology Department, Neurovascular Research, Program of Research on Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders, Municipal Institute for Medical Research, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 219:368-72. 2011
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Acute brain MRI-DWI patterns and stroke recurrence after mild-moderate stroke
    Jaume Roquer
    NeuroMar Research Group, Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital del Mar IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 257:947-53. 2010
    ..99 (95% CI: 0.74-5.37), p = 0.17; for pattern 3, OR: 2.85 (95% CI: 1.31-6.15), p = 0.008. Brain MRI-DWI patterns assessed in the acute phase of mild-moderate stroke are useful to identify those patients at high risk of recurrence...
  44. doi request reprint Cannabis use in Spanish patients with multiple sclerosis: fulfilment of patients' expectations?
    Jose E Martinez-Rodriguez
    Neurology Service, Hospital del Mar, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol Sci 273:103-7. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the prevalence of cannabis use, related factors, and degree of satisfaction in Spanish patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) prior to the establishment of medically supervised use...
  45. pmc Dietary habits in patients with ischemic stroke: a case-control study
    Ana Rodriguez-Campello
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Hospital del Mar Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Barcelona, Spain Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e114716. 2014
    ..The objective of our study was to describe the dietary habits in patients admitted with acute ischemic stroke and compare selected dietary components with healthy controls. Adherence to healthy diet behaviors was also assessed...
  46. doi request reprint Ischemic stroke in prediabetic patients
    Jaume Roquer
    Servei de Neurologia, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neurol 261:1866-70. 2014
    ..Prediabetic patients with IS exhibit an "intermediate" vascular risk factor profile between that of non-DM and DM patients. In contrast to DM patients, IS prognosis in patients with prediabetes is similar to non-DM patients...
  47. 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...
  48. doi request reprint The blood-brain barrier: structure, function and therapeutic approaches to cross it
    Marta Tajes
    Laboratory of Molecular Physiology and Channelopathies, Department of Experimental and Health Sciences, Universitat Pompeu Fabra UPF, Barcelona, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 31:152-67. 2014
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Stroke in renal transplant recipients: epidemiology, predictive risk factors and outcome
    Anna Oliveras
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Transplant 17:1-8. 2003
    ..Our aim is to analyze the prevalence, risk factors, etiopathogenia, clinical aspects and outcome of stroke in RTR...
  50. ncbi request reprint Cardiac monitoring in stroke units: importance of diagnosing atrial fibrillation in acute ischemic stroke
    Rosa María Vivanco Hidalgo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Unidad de Neurovascular, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:564-7. 2009
    ..5%. In conclusion, use of cardiac monitoring in a stroke unit was useful for detecting atrial fibrillation in patients with acute stroke and resulted in treatment modification in more than half the affected patients...
  51. pmc Endothelial Progenitor Cells Predict Cardiovascular Events after Atherothrombotic Stroke and Acute Myocardial Infarction. A PROCELL Substudy
    Elisa Cuadrado-Godia
    Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Research Group, IMIM Hospital del Mar Institut Hospital del Mar d Investigacions Mèdiques, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona DCEXS Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132415. 2015
    ..We were interested in the prognostic role of endothelial progenitor cells (EPC) and circulating endothelial cells (CEC)...
  52. doi request reprint The ARTICO study: identification of patients at high risk of vascular recurrence after a first non-cardioembolic stroke
    Joaquin Serena
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitario Dr Josep Trueta, IdIBGi Institut d Investigació Biomèdica de Girona, 17007, Girona, Spain
    BMC Neurol 15:278. 2015
    ..However, no predictive models reliably identify groups at a high risk of recurrence. The ARTICO study prospectively analysed the predictive value for the risk of recurrence of specific atherosclerotic markers...
  53. pmc The ARTICO study: identification of patients at high risk of vascular recurrence after a first non-cardioembolic stroke
    Joaquin Serena
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitario Dr Josep Trueta, IdIBGi Institut d Investigació Biomèdica de Girona, 17007, Girona, Spain
    BMC Neurol 15:28. 2015
    ..However, no predictive models reliably identify groups at a high risk of recurrence. The ARTICO study prospectively analysed the predictive value for the risk of recurrence of specific atherosclerotic markers...
  54. 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...
  55. doi request reprint Focal status epilepticus as a manifestation of idiopathic hypertrophic cranial pachymeningitis
    Irene Navalpotro-Gómez
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    J Neurol Sci 367:232-6. 2016
    ..The most frequently described clinical symptoms include headache, cranial nerve palsy, and cerebellar dysfunction. Epilepsy and/or status epilepticus as main presentation is very uncommon...
  56. doi request reprint Cardiac monitoring in stroke units: importance of diagnosing atrial fibrillation in acute ischemic stroke
    Rosa María Vivanco Hidalgo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Unidad de Neurovascular, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 62:564-7. 2009
    ..5%. In conclusion, use of cardiac monitoring in a stroke unit was useful for detecting atrial fibrillation in patients with acute stroke and resulted in treatment modification in more than half the affected patients. ..
  57. pmc Nitro-oxidative stress after neuronal ischemia induces protein nitrotyrosination and cell death
    Marta Tajes
    Laboratory of Molecular Physiology and Channelopathies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 08003 Catalonia, Spain
    Oxid Med Cell Longev 2013:826143. 2013
    ..We obtained similar results when all cells were challenged with peroxynitrite. Our data suggest that peroxynitrite induces cell death and is a very harmful agent in brain ischemia...
  58. doi request reprint Expansion of the NKG2C+ natural killer-cell subset is associated with high-risk carotid atherosclerotic plaques in seropositive patients for human cytomegalovirus
    Jose Enrique Martinez-Rodriguez
    From the Neurology Service J E M R, R R, E C, A O, J R and Immunology Unit A M, M L B, Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute IMIM, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain and Department of Pathology J M C, T B, F A and Vascular Surgery Department L R, Hospital del Mar, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:2653-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate whether the HCMV-associated NK-cell compartment reconfiguration is related to carotid atherosclerotic plaque (CAP) instability...
  59. pmc Heart failure in acute ischemic stroke
    Elisa Cuadrado-Godia
    Neurology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar Program on Research on Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Cardiol Rev 6:202-13. 2010
    ..Trials are ongoing to evaluate anticoagulant therapy for prevention of embolism in patients with low EF who are at sinus rhythm...
  60. doi request reprint [Ischemic stroke rhythms: external factors that contribute to modulate the moment of event's occurrence]
    Jordi Jimenez-Conde
    Unidad de Investigación Neurovascular, Servicio de Neurologia, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Hospital del Mar, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 132:671-6. 2009
    ..Main factors include daily meteorological, seasonal, psychoemotional and circadian factors related to sleep and wakefulness. Based on the reported evidence, we also discuss how each factor may influence the occurrence of ischemic stroke...
  61. ncbi request reprint Pulsatility and high shear stress deteriorate barrier phenotype in brain microvascular endothelium
    Fernando Garcia-Polite
    Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA IQS School of Engineering, Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona, Spain
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab . 2016
    ..This decrease was lost under high shear and pulsatile flow. In conclusion, abnormal shear stress inherent to systemic vascular disease leads to barrier impairment, which could be reverted by hemodynamic interventions...
  62. pmc Reversal of apixaban induced alterations in hemostasis by different coagulation factor concentrates: significance of studies in vitro with circulating human blood
    Gines Escolar
    Department of Hemotherapy Hemostasis, Hospital Clinic, Centre de Diagnostic Biomedic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e78696. 2013
    ..Our results indicate that rFVIIa, PCCs and aPCCs have the potential to restore platelet and fibrin components of the hemostasis previously altered by apixaban. ..