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1 Am J Emerg Med
2 Ann Intern Med
2 Ann Neurol
1 BMJ Open
1 Int J Stroke
3 J Cereb Blood Flow Metab
11 J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis
1 N Engl J Med
5 Neurology
2 PLoS One
5 Stroke
3 World Neurosurg

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    Am J Emerg Med

  1. MOLINA MF, Al Saud AA, Al Mulhim AA, Liteplo AS, et al
    Nitrous oxide inhalant abuse and massive pulmonary embolism in COVID-19.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2020 May 16. pii: S0735-6757(20)30366.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Intern Med

  2. HILL MD
    In ischemic stroke with viable hypoperfused tissue, alteplase > 4.5 h after last seen well improves function.
    Ann Intern Med. 2020;172:JC50.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    In older adults with acute ischemic stroke, the Clinical Frailty Scale predicted mortality at 28 days.
    Ann Intern Med. 2020;172:JC57.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Neurol

  4. DARROW MJ, Mian TM, Torres M, Haider Z, et al
    Restoration of Somatosensory Function by Pairing Vagus Nerve Stimulation with Tactile Rehabilitation.
    Ann Neurol. 2020;87:194-205.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  5. BIVARD A, Kleinig T, Churilov L, Levi C, et al
    Permeability measures predict haemorrhagic transformation after ischemic stroke.
    Ann Neurol. 2020 May 17. doi: 10.1002/ana.25785.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMJ Open

  6. ESCUDERO-MARTINEZ I, Mazya M, Teutsch C, Lesko N, et al
    Dabigatran initiation in patients with non-valvular AF and first acute ischaemic stroke: a retrospective observational study from the SITS registry.
    BMJ Open. 2020;10:e037234.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Int J Stroke

  7. NTAIOS G, Perlepe K, Lambrou D, Sirimarco G, et al
    Identification of patients with embolic stroke of undetermined source and low risk of new incident atrial fibrillation: The AF-ESUS score.
    Int J Stroke. 2020 May 19:1747493020925281. doi: 10.1177/1747493020925281.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab

  8. KUHN AL, Vardar Z, Kraitem A, King RM, et al
    Biomechanics and hemodynamics of stent-retrievers.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 May 19:271678X20916002.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. DEBATISSE J, Wateau O, Cho TH, Costes N, et al
    A non-human primate model of stroke reproducing endovascular thrombectomy and allowing long-term imaging and neurological read-outs.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 May 19:271678X20921310.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. RAO VL, Mlynash M, Christensen S, Yennu A, et al
    Collateral status contributes to differences between observed and predicted 24-h infarct volumes in DEFUSE 3.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 May 19:271678X20918816.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis

  11. ELSAID N, Bigliardi G, Dell'Acqua ML, Vandelli L, et al
    The Relation Between Aortic Arch Branching Types and the Laterality of Cardio-Embolic Stroke.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 13:104917.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. CHIN F, Waqas M, Chou R, Gerace PG, et al
    Impact of endovascular reperfusion on low National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score large-vessel occlusion stroke.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 12:104836.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. ALAKBARZADE V, Huang X, Ster IC, McEntagart M, et al
    High on-clopidogrel platelet reactivity in ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 12:104877.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. HARA D, Akamatsu M, Mizukami H, Kato B, et al
    Opalski Syndrome Treated with Intravenous Recombinant Tissue Type Plasminogen Activator-Case Report and Review of Literature.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 17:104806.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. MEYER D, Meyer BC, Rapp KS, Modir R, et al
    A Stroke Care Model at an Academic, Comprehensive Stroke Center During the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 8:104927.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. UEMURA J, Ohta M, Yamashita S, Yagita Y, et al
    C-reactive Protein is A Predictor of Deterioration of Acute Internal Carotid Artery M1 Qcclusion Following Recanalization.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 13:104919.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. NAGEL S, Pfaff J, Herweh C, Schieber S, et al
    Distal arterial occlusions in patients with mild strokes - is endovascular therapy superior to thrombolysis alone?
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 13:104868.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. LI C, Liu Y, Xu P, Fan Q, et al
    Association between obstructive sleep apnea and risk of post-stroke depression: A hospital-based study in ischemic stroke patients.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 13:104876.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. ANDRADE JBC, Mohr JP, Lima FO, de Carvalho JJF, et al
    The role of hemorrhagic transformation in acute ischemic stroke upon clinical complications and outcomes.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 13:104898.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. AGARWAL S, Huang J, Scher E, Farkas J, et al
    Mechanical Thrombectomy in Nonagenarians: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 12:104870.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  21. PEDICELLI A, Valente I, Pilato F, Distefano M, et al
    Stroke priorities during COVID-19 outbreak: acting both fast and safe.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 May 6:104922.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    N Engl J Med

  22. OXLEY TJ, Mocco J, Majidi S, Kellner CP, et al
    Large-Vessel Stroke as a Presenting Feature of Covid-19 in the Young.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 28. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc2009787.


  23. KAPOOR G, Shah YD, Libman R
    Teaching NeuroImages: Stroke presenting with isolated superior branch of cranial nerve III palsy.
    Neurology. 2020 Jan 20. pii: WNL.0000000000008894.

  24. WAZIRY R, Chibnik LB, Bos D, Ikram MK, et al
    Risk of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in patients with Alzheimer disease: A synthesis of the literature.
    Neurology. 2020 Jan 16. pii: WNL.0000000000008924.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. SOULARD J, Huber C, Baillieul S, Thuriot A, et al
    Motor tract integrity predicts walking recovery: A diffusion MRI study in subacute stroke.
    Neurology. 2020 Jan 2. pii: WNL.0000000000008755.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. ELEFTHERIOU D, Moraitis E, Hong Y, Turmaine M, et al
    Microparticle-mediated VZV propagation and endothelial activation: Mechanism of VZV vasculopathy.
    Neurology. 2020;94:e474-e480.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. KAPOOR M, Spillane J, Englezou C, Sarri-Gonzalez S, et al
    Thromboembolic risk with IVIg: Incidence and risk factors in patients with inflammatory neuropathy.
    Neurology. 2020;94:e635-e638.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  28. MATOS I, Fernandes A, Maso I, Oliveira-Filho J, et al
    Investigating predictors of community integration in individuals after stroke in a residential setting: A longitutinal study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233015.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. GWAK DS, Kim BK, Chung I, Han MK, et al
    The usefulness of Time-of-Flight MR angiography in detection of intraplaque hemorrhage in patients with acute ischemic stroke with symptomatic carotid stenosis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229024.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  30. GOLDHOORN RB, van de Graaf RA, van Rees JM, Lingsma HF, et al
    Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke in Patients on Oral Anticoagulants: Results From the MR CLEAN Registry.
    Stroke. 2020 May 11:STROKEAHA119028675. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.119.028675.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. SHETH SA, Wu TC, Sharrief A, Ankrom C, et al
    Early Lessons From World War COVID: Reinventing Our Stroke Systems of Care.
    Stroke. 2020 May 18:STROKEAHA120030154. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.030154.

  32. KERLEROUX B, Fabacher T, Bricout N, Moise M, et al
    Mechanical Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak: Decreased Activity, and Increased Care Delays.
    Stroke. 2020 May 20:STROKEAHA120030373. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.030373.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. TEO KC, Leung WCY, Wong YK, Liu RKC, et al
    Delays in Stroke Onset to Hospital Arrival Time During COVID-19.
    Stroke. 2020 May 20:STROKEAHA120030105. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.030105.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. ZHAO J, Li H, Kung D, Fisher M, et al
    Impact of the COVID-19 Epidemic on Stroke Care and Potential Solutions.
    Stroke. 2020 May 20:STROKEAHA120030225. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.030225.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    World Neurosurg

  35. ALTSCHUL DJ, Vats T, Unda SR, Osborn I, et al
    Jaw elevation device: tool for neck immobilization to facilitate recovery in endovascular thrombectomy via trans cervical access.
    World Neurosurg. 2020 May 10. pii: S1878-8750(20)30971.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. KIMURA R, Nakagawa I, Fukutome K, Kawai H, et al
    Feasibility and efficacy of a 9-Fr balloon-guiding catheter sheathless insertion to reduce access site complications during mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke.
    World Neurosurg. 2020 May 10. pii: S1878-8750(20)30974.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. KASCHNER M, Lichtenstein T, Weiss D, Turowski B, et al
    The new fully radiopaque Aperio Hybrid Stent-Retriever: Efficient and safe? An early multicenter experience.
    World Neurosurg. 2020 May 17. pii: S1878-8750(20)31075.

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