Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center was created to facilitate development of clinical, translational, and basic research on muscular dystrophy, to enhance and support clinical care of patients with muscular dystrophy, to improve educational experience for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students interested in the fields of basic and clinical muscle research, and to increase interaction and support from the regional community of patients and families concerned about muscular dystrophy.


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Stroke Medicine & Life Sciences
Nicardipine Medicine & Life Sciences
Tissue Plasminogen Activator Medicine & Life Sciences
Stents Medicine & Life Sciences
Balloon Angioplasty Medicine & Life Sciences
Angioplasty Medicine & Life Sciences
Intracranial Vasospasm Medicine & Life Sciences
Magnesium Sulfate Medicine & Life Sciences

Projects 2014 2014

Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

Research Output 2004 2013

7 Citations (Scopus)

Aspirin treatment failure and the risk of recurrent stroke and death among patients with ischemic stroke

Georgiadis, A. L., Cordina, S. M., Vazquez, G., Tariq, N., Suri, M. F. K., Lakshminarayan, K., Adams, H. P. & Qureshi, A. I., Feb 1 2013, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 22, 2, p. 100-106 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Treatment Failure
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
11 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of platelet inhibition by point-of-care testing in neuroendovascular procedures

Hussein, H. M., Emiru, T., Georgiadis, A. L. & Qureshi, A. I., Apr 1 2013, In : American Journal of Neuroradiology. 34, 4, p. 700-706 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Endovascular Procedures
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Blood Platelets
Equipment and Supplies
Patient Care
8 Citations (Scopus)

Intra-arterial tenecteplase for treatment of acute ischemic stroke: Feasibility and comparative outcomes

Georgiadis, A. L., Memon, M. Z., Shah, Q. A., Vazquez, G., Tariq, N. A., Suri, M. F. K., Taylor, R. A. & Qureshi, A. I., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 22, 3, p. 249-254 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intracranial Hemorrhages
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)