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
Tissue Plasminogen Activator Medicine & Life Sciences
Stents Medicine & Life Sciences
Nicardipine Medicine & Life Sciences
Endovascular Procedures Medicine & Life Sciences
Angioplasty Medicine & Life Sciences
Balloon Angioplasty Medicine & Life Sciences
Plasminogen Medicine & Life Sciences

Projects 2014 2014

Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

Research Output 2007 2013

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
25 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of Partial (6 mg/kg) versus Full-Dose (9 mg/kg) Intravenous Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator Followed by Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Meta-Analysis

Georgiadis, A. L., Memon, M. Z., Shah, Q. A., Vazquez, G., Suri, M. F., Lakshminarayan, K. & Qureshi, A. I., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 21, 2, p. 113-120 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Cerebral Hemorrhage
10 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors and timing of neurological complications following intracranial angioplasty and/or stent placement

Qureshi, A. I., Tariq, N., Hassan, A. E., Vazquez, G., Hussein, H. M., Suri, M. F. K., Georgiadis, A. L., Tummala, R. P. & Taylor, R. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Neurosurgery. 68, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diabetes Mellitus
Medical Records