Jose Rafael Romero

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cerebral Microbleeds as Predictors of Mortality: The Framingham Heart Study
    Jose R Romero
    From the Department of Neurology J R R, A B, P A W, C S K, S S, Section of Preventive Medicine V S R, and Department of Cardiology V S R, School of Medicine and Department of Biostatistics S R P, A B, J J H, School of Public Health at Boston University, MA Department of Medicine Neurology, McMaster University and Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada A S Department of Neurology, University of California Davis C D and the NHLBI s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA J R R, S R P, A B, J J H, P A W, C S K, V S R, S S
    Stroke . 2017
  2. pmc Carotid Atherosclerosis and Cerebral Microbleeds: The Framingham Heart Study
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, School of Public Health at Boston University, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 5:e002377. 2016
  3. pmc Transient global amnesia and neurological events: the framingham heart study
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center Boston MA, USA Framingham Heart Study, The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Framingham, MA, USA
    Front Neurol 4:47. 2013
  4. pmc Cerebral collateral circulation in carotid artery disease
    Jose R Romero
    Departments of Neurology JRR, AP, TNN, YLN, VLB, Neurosurgery TNN, and Radiology AN, TNN, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts the Framingham Heart Study JRR, AP, Framingham, Massachusetts and the Boston VAMC VLB, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rev 5:279-88. 2009
  5. pmc Lipoprotein phospholipase A2 and cerebral microbleeds in the Framingham Heart Study
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, B 608, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Stroke 43:3091-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Brain mapping using transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 22:141-52, vii. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotection and stroke rehabilitation: modulation and enhancement of recovery
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Behav Neurol 17:17-24. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Cerebral ischemic events associated with 'bubble study' for identification of right to left shunts
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Stroke 40:2343-8. 2009
  9. pmc Carotid artery atherosclerosis, MRI indices of brain ischemia, aging, and cognitive impairment: the Framingham study
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Stroke 40:1590-6. 2009
  10. pmc Stroke prevention: modifying risk factors
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 2:287-303. 2008

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Publications17

  1. pmc Cerebral Microbleeds as Predictors of Mortality: The Framingham Heart Study
    Jose R Romero
    From the Department of Neurology J R R, A B, P A W, C S K, S S, Section of Preventive Medicine V S R, and Department of Cardiology V S R, School of Medicine and Department of Biostatistics S R P, A B, J J H, School of Public Health at Boston University, MA Department of Medicine Neurology, McMaster University and Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada A S Department of Neurology, University of California Davis C D and the NHLBI s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA J R R, S R P, A B, J J H, P A W, C S K, V S R, S S
    Stroke . 2017
    ..CMB detection may reflect the cumulative effect of vascular risk burden and be a marker of higher mortality. We investigated the relation of CMB to risk of death in community dwelling participants free of stroke and dementia...
  2. pmc Carotid Atherosclerosis and Cerebral Microbleeds: The Framingham Heart Study
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, School of Public Health at Boston University, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 5:e002377. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that persons with carotid atherosclerosis would have higher risk of CMB, particularly in deep regions...
  3. pmc Transient global amnesia and neurological events: the framingham heart study
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center Boston MA, USA Framingham Heart Study, The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Framingham, MA, USA
    Front Neurol 4:47. 2013
    ..However, our study is limited by small sample size and power, and larger studies are required to exclude an association...
  4. pmc Cerebral collateral circulation in carotid artery disease
    Jose R Romero
    Departments of Neurology JRR, AP, TNN, YLN, VLB, Neurosurgery TNN, and Radiology AN, TNN, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts the Framingham Heart Study JRR, AP, Framingham, Massachusetts and the Boston VAMC VLB, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rev 5:279-88. 2009
    ..In the present review we discuss basic aspects of the cerebral collateral circulation, diagnostic methods to assess collateral circulation, and implications in occlusive carotid artery disease...
  5. pmc Lipoprotein phospholipase A2 and cerebral microbleeds in the Framingham Heart Study
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, B 608, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Stroke 43:3091-4. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that higher Lp-PLA2 levels would be related to higher prevalence of CMB, with possible regional specificity...
  6. doi request reprint Brain mapping using transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 22:141-52, vii. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotection and stroke rehabilitation: modulation and enhancement of recovery
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Behav Neurol 17:17-24. 2006
    ..Present research on limiting brain damage and improving recovery and plasticity enhance the prospects for better clinical treatments to improve recovery after stroke...
  8. doi request reprint Cerebral ischemic events associated with 'bubble study' for identification of right to left shunts
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Stroke 40:2343-8. 2009
    ..We present the first attempt to identify the clinical features in patients who had cerebral ischemic events with BS...
  9. pmc Carotid artery atherosclerosis, MRI indices of brain ischemia, aging, and cognitive impairment: the Framingham study
    Jose R Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Stroke 40:1590-6. 2009
    ..The relation of carotid atherosclerosis to cognitive impairment and MRI indices of ischemia and aging in midlife is less clear...
  10. pmc Stroke prevention: modifying risk factors
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 2:287-303. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention of ischemic stroke: overview of traditional risk factors
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 8:794-801. 2007
    ..Future research will expand our knowledge about the contribution of genetic factors to stroke, their interaction with environmental factors and open exciting avenues for the development of new therapies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intracranial hemorrhage sparing meningioma in an anticoagulated patient
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Neuroimaging 17:246-50. 2007
    ..However, there is sparse literature regarding the risk of intracerebral hemorrhage in patients receiving warfarin, who have an intracranial meningioma...
  13. pmc Risk factors, stroke prevention treatments, and prevalence of cerebral microbleeds in the Framingham Heart Study
    Jose Rafael Romero
    From the Department of Neurology J R R, A B, C S K, P A W, S S, School of Medicine and Department of Biostatistics S R P, A B, School of Public Health at Boston University, MA Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis C D Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA A V, S M R and NHLBI s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA J R R, S R P, A B, C S K, P A W, S S
    Stroke 45:1492-4. 2014
    ....
  14. pmc Association of matrix metalloproteinases with MRI indices of brain ischemia and aging
    Jose Rafael Romero
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine at Boston University, Boston, MA 02118 2526, United States
    Neurobiol Aging 31:2128-35. 2010
    ..04). Neither biomarker was associated with SCI. Our findings are preliminary but if confirmed in further studies, suggest a pathophysiological role for the MMP/TIMP pathway in processes of brain ischemia and aging...
  15. pmc Serum Leptin Levels and the Risk of Stroke: The Framingham Study
    Hamidreza Saber
    From the Framingham Heart Study, MA H S, A B, J R R, C S K, R S V, S S Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, MA A B Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, McMaster University Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, ON, Canada A S Department of Neurology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada A P Geriatric Epidemiology section, National Institute on Aging, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD T B H Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA R R and Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, MA H S, J J H, A B, J R R, C S K, R S V, S S
    Stroke 46:2881-5. 2015
    ..There is inconsistent evidence linking circulating leptin levels to risk of stroke. We tested the hypothesis that leptin levels are associated with risk of incident stroke in an elderly community based sample...
  16. pmc Lacunar Infarcts and Intracerebral Hemorrhage Differences: A Nested Case-Control Analysis in the FHS (Framingham Heart Study)
    Vasileios Arsenios Lioutas
    From the Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA V A L Department of Biostatistics A B, J H and Department of Neurology A B, J H, H A, J R R, S S, Boston University School of Medicine, MA Department of Neurology, University of California Davis C D and Framingham Heart Study, MA V A L, A B, J H, H A, J R R, S S
    Stroke . 2016
    ..Lacunar stroke (LS) and intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are 2 diverse manifestations of small vessel disease. What predisposes some patients to ischemic stroke and others to hemorrhage is not well understood...
  17. pmc Diagnostic value of lobar microbleeds in individuals without intracerebral hemorrhage
    Sergi Martínez-Ramírez
    Neurology Department, J Philip Kistler Stroke Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Escola de Postgrau, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 11:1480-8. 2015
    ..We assessed the accuracy of these criteria in individuals with lobar microbleeds (MBs) without ICH...