Afshin A Divani

19982020

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2020

Transfemoral Approach to Induce Transient Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion in Rats: The Use of Commercially Available Endovascular Wires

Divani, A. A., Farr, T. D., Di Napoli, M., Salazar, P., SantaCruz, K. S., Jafarli, A., Jafari, M. & Fisher, M., Apr 1 2020, In : Neurocritical Care. 32, 2, p. 575-585 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Blood Pressure Variability Predicts Poor In-Hospital Outcome in Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Divani, A. A., Liu, X., Di Napoli, M., Lattanzi, S., Ziai, W., James, M. L., Jafarli, A., Jafari, M., Saver, J. L., Hemphill, J. C., Vespa, P. M., Mayer, S. A. & Petersen, A., Aug 1 2019, In : Stroke. 50, 8, p. 2023-2029 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Exploration of Multiparameter Hematoma 3D Image Analysis for Predicting Outcome After Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Salazar, P., Di Napoli, M., Jafari, M., Jafarli, A., Ziai, W., Petersen, A., Mayer, S. A., Bershad, E. M., Damani, R. & Divani, A. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Neurocritical Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Changes in [ 18 F]Fluorodeoxyglucose Activities in a Shockwave-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury Model Using Lithotripsy

Divani, A. A., Phan, J. A., Salazar, P., Santacruz, K. S., Bachour, O., Mahmoudi, J., Zhu, X. H. & Pomper, M. G., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of neurotrauma. 35, 1, p. 187-194 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Inducing different brain injury levels using shock wave lithotripsy

Divani, A. A., Salazar, P., Monga, M., Beilman, G. J. & Santacruz, K. S., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 37, 12, p. 2925-2933 9 p.

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Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Untreated hypertension as predictor of in-hospital mortality in intracerebral hemorrhage: A multi-center study

Hevesi, M., Bershad, E. M., Jafari, M., Mayer, S. A., Selim, M., Suarez, J. I. & Divani, A. A., Feb 2018, In : Journal of Critical Care. 43, p. 235-239 5 p.

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6 Scopus citations
2017

A comparison study between the saturation-recovery-T1 and CASL MRI methods for quantitative CBF imaging

Wang, X., Zhu, X. H., Zhang, Y., Divani, A. A., Murphy, A. J. & Chen, W., Apr 1 2017, In : Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 37, p. 179-186 8 p.

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Open Access

Pandora's Box: mitochondrial defects in ischaemic heart disease and stroke

Andalib, S., Divani, A. A., Michel, T. M., Høilund-Carlsen, P. F., Vafaee, M. S. & Gjedde, A., Apr 5 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Expert reviews in molecular medicine.

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11 Scopus citations
2016

A modified beam-walking apparatus for assessment of anxiety in a rodent model of blast traumatic brain injury

Sweis, B. M., Bachour, S. P., Brekke, J. A., Gewirtz, J. C., Sadeghi-Bazargani, H., Hevesi, M. & Divani, A. A., Jan 1 2016, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 296, p. 149-156 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Comparisons between Garcia, Modo, and Longa rodent stroke scales: Optimizing resource allocation in rat models of focal middle cerebral artery occlusion

Bachour, S. P., Hevesi, M., Bachour, O., Sweis, B. M., Mahmoudi, J., Brekke, J. A. & Divani, A. A., May 15 2016, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 364, p. 136-140 5 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Focal middle cerebral artery ischemia in rats via a transfemoral approach using a custom designed microwire

Divani, A. A., Chow, R., Sadeghi-Bazargani, H., Murphy, A. J., Nordberg, J. A., Tokarev, J. V., Hevesi, M., Wang, X., Zhu, X. H., Acompanado, T., Edwards, P. A., Zhang, Y. & Chen, W., Jun 2016, In : Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. 8, 6, p. 608-614 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Vagus Nerve Stimulation and Other Neuromodulation Methods for Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury

Neren, D., Johnson, M. D., Legon, W., Bachour, S. P., Ling, G. & Divani, A. A., Apr 1 2016, In : Neurocritical Care. 24, 2, p. 308-319 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2015

A Novel Preclinical Model of Moderate Primary Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury

Divani, A. A., Murphy, A. J., Meints, J., Sadeghi-Bazargani, H., Nordberg, J., Monga, M., Low, W. C., Bhatia, P. M., Beilman, G. J. & Santacruz, K. S., Jul 15 2015, In : Journal of neurotrauma. 32, 14, p. 1109-1116 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Predictors of Nosocomial Pneumonia in Intracerebral Hemorrhage Patients: A Multi-center Observational Study

Divani, A. A., Hevesi, M., Pulivarthi, S., Luo, X., Souslian, F., Suarez, J. I. & Bershad, E. M., Jan 1 2015, In : Neurocritical Care. 22, 2, p. 234-242 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2014

A comprehensive neurorehabilitation program should be an integral part of a comprehensive stroke center

Bagherpour, R., Dykstra, D. D., Barrett, A. M., Luft, A. R. & Divani, A. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Frontiers in Neurology. 5 APR, Article 57.

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4 Scopus citations

Risk factors for increased multiple sclerosis susceptibility in the Iranian population

Mansouri, B., Asadollahi, S., Heidari, K., Fakhri, M., Assarzadegan, F., Nazari, M. & Divani, A., Dec 2014, In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 21, 12, p. 2207-2211 5 p.

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13 Scopus citations
2013

Intracerebral hemorrhage: A review of coagulation function

Emiru, T., Bershad, E. M., Zantek, N. D., Datta, Y. H., Rao, G. H. R., Hartley, E. W. & Divani, A. A., Nov 1 2013, In : Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis. 19, 6, p. 652-662 11 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: A pediatric case of undetermined etiology and review of literature

Pulivarthi, S., Rodriguez, G. J., Bershad, E. M., McKinney, A. & Divani, A. A., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Pediatric Neuroradiology. 2, 4, p. 313-318 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2012

Direct diagnosis is superior to risk factor prediction tools for management of vessel wall disease

Divani, A. A., Luft, A. R., Flaherty, J. D. & Rao, G. H. R., Sep 12 2012, In : Frontiers in Neurology. MAR, Article 36.

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2 Scopus citations

Elevated Blood Pressure Causes Larger Hematoma in a Rat Model of Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Bhatia, P. M., Chamberlain, R., Luo, X., Hartley, E. W. & Divani, A. A., Dec 1 2012, In : Translational Stroke Research. 3, 4, p. 428-434 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the coagulation profile among oral and vaginal combined hormonal contraceptive users using sonoclot coagulation analyzer

Brandy, K. R., Meyer, R. M., Luo, X., Rao, G. H., Datta, Y. H. & Divani, A. A., Nov 1 2012, In : Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis. 18, 6, p. 576-581 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Oral versus vaginal combined hormonal contraceptives' effect on coagulation and inflammatory biomarkers among young adult women

Divani, A. A., Luo, X., Brandy, K. R., Meyer, R. M., Joseph, M. S., Flaherty, J. D., Rao, G. H. R. & Datta, Y. H., Sep 1 2012, In : Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis. 18, 5, p. 487-494 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2011

A case-control study of risk factors for multiple sclerosis in Iran

Alonso, A., Cook, S. D., Maghzi, A. H. & Divani, A. A., May 2011, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 17, 5, p. 550-555 6 p.

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35 Scopus citations

Consequences of stroke in community-dwelling elderly: The health and retirement study, 1998 to 2008

Divani, A. A., Majidi, S., Barrett, A. M., Noorbaloochi, S. & Luft, A. R., Jul 1 2011, In : Stroke. 42, 7, p. 1821-1825 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Intracranial aneurysms: Review of current treatment options and outcomes

Seibert, B., Tummala, R. P., Chow, R., Faridar, A., Mousavi, S. A. & Divani, A. A., Dec 1 2011, In : Frontiers in Neurology. JUL, Article 40.

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47 Scopus citations

The ABCs of accurate volumetric measurement of cerebral hematoma

Divani, A. A., Majidi, S., Luo, X., Souslian, F. G., Zhang, J., Abosch, A. & Tummala, R. P., Jun 1 2011, In : Stroke. 42, 6, p. 1569-1574 6 p.

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51 Scopus citations

Therapeutic hypothermia in stroke and traumatic brain injury

Faridar, A., Bershad, E. M., Emiru, T., Iaizzo, P. A., Suarez, J. I. & Divani, A. A., Dec 1 2011, In : Frontiers in Neurology. DEC, Article 80.

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34 Scopus citations
2010

Association Between Changes in Weight and Cerebral Arteries in Rats

Divani, A. A., Patel, A., Fredrickson, V. L., Siljander, B. & Vazquez, G., Mar 8 2010, In : Translational Stroke Research. 1, 2, p. 122-126 5 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Effect of blood soluble clotting factors on coagulation profile

Divani, A. A., Rasmussen, K., Vazquez, G. & Rao, G. H. R., Aug 1 2010, In : Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis. 16, 4, p. 475-479 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2009

Augmenting regional cerebral blood flow using external-to-internal carotid artery flow diversion method

Divani, A. A., Berezina, T. L., Vazquez, G., Zaets, S. B., Tummala, R. & Qureshi, A. I., Dec 1 2009, In : Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 37, 12, p. 2428-2435 8 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Intracranial atherosclerotic disease: Medical, biomechanical, imaging, and flow dynamics perspective

Suri, M. F. K., Divani, A. A., Hoffmann, K. R. & Qureshi, A. I., Apr 2009, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 19, 2, p. 150-157 8 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Nationwide Frequency and Association of Heart Failure on Stroke Outcomes in the United States

Divani, A. A., Vazquez, G., Asadollahi, M., Qureshi, A. I. & Pullicino, P., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 15, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Risk factors associated with injury attributable to falling among elderly population with history of stroke

Divani, A. A., Vazquez, G., Barrett, A. M., Asadollahi, M. & Luft, A. R., Oct 1 2009, In : Stroke. 40, 10, p. 3286-3292 7 p.

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47 Scopus citations
2008

Microscopic and macroscopic evaluation of emboli captured during angioplasty and stent procedures in extracranial vertebral and internal carotid arteries

Divani, A. A., Berezina, T. L., Zhou, J., Pakdaman, R., Suri, M. F. K. & Qureshi, A. I., Jun 1 2008, In : Journal of Endovascular Therapy. 15, 3, p. 263-269 7 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Safety and tolerability of 600 mg Clopidogrel bolus in patients with acute ischemic stroke: Preliminary experience

Suri, M. F. K., Hussein, H. M., Abdelmoula, M. M., Divani, A. A. & Qureshi, A. I., Oct 1 2008, In : Medical Science Monitor. 14, 10, p. PI39-PI44

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13 Scopus citations

Validation of two different grading schemes to identify patients with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis in general population

Suri, M. F., Ezzeddine, M., Lakshminarayan, K., Divani, A. A. & Qureshi, A. I., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 18, 2, p. 142-147 6 p.

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10 Scopus citations
2007

Angiographic analysis of intravascular thrombus volume in patients with acute ischemic stroke

Qureshi, A. I., Alkawi, A., Hussein, H. M. & Divani, A. A., Aug 1 2007, In : Journal of Endovascular Therapy. 14, 4, p. 475-482 8 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Changes in cost and outcome among US patients with stroke hospitalized in 1990 to 1991 and those hospitalized in 2000 to 2001

Qureshi, A. I., Suri, M. F. K., Nasar, A., Kirmani, J. F., Ezzeddine, M. A., Divani, A. A. & Giles, W. H., Jul 1 2007, In : Stroke. 38, 7, p. 2180-2184 5 p.

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100 Scopus citations

Intra-arterial thrombolysis for central retinal artery occlusion in United States: Nationwide in-patient survey 2001-2003

Suri, M. F., Nasar, A., Hussein, H. M., Divani, A. A. & Qureshi, A. I., Oct 1 2007, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 17, 4, p. 339-343 5 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Mechanical disruption of thrombus following intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for ischemic stroke: Clinical investigation study

Qureshi, A. I., Janjua, N., Kirmani, J. F., Harris-Lane, P., Suri, M. F. K., Zhou, J. & Divani, A. A., Apr 1 2007, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 17, 2, p. 124-130 7 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Prevalence of elevated blood pressure in 563 704 adult patients with stroke presenting to the ED in the United States

Qureshi, A. I., Ezzeddine, M., Nasar, A., Suri, M. F., Kirmani, J. F., Hussein, H. M., Divani, A. A. & Reddi, A. S., Jan 1 2007, In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 25, 1, p. 32-38 7 p.

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225 Scopus citations

Regular egg consumption does not increase the risk of stroke and cardiovascular diseases

Qureshi, A. I., Suri, M. F. K., Ahmed, S., Nasar, A., Divani, A. A. & Kirmani, J. F., Jan 1 2007, In : Medical Science Monitor. 13, 1

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97 Scopus citations

The use of stem cells' hematopoietic stimulating factors therapy following spinal cord injury

Divani, A. A., Hussain, M. S., Magal, E., Heary, R. F. & Qureshi, A. I., Oct 1 2007, In : Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 35, 10, p. 1647-1656 10 p.

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11 Scopus citations
2006

African American women have poor long-term survival following ischemic stroke

Qureshi, A. I., Suri, M. F. K., Zhou, J. & Divani, A. A., Nov 1 2006, In : Neurology. 67, 9, p. 1623-1629 7 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Comparison of asymmetry in cerebral blood flow between brain hemispheres using digital subtraction angiography

Divani, A. A., Qureshi, A. I., Hoffman, K. R., Suri, M. F. K. & Kirmani, J. F., Apr 1 2006, In : Journal of Neuroimaging. 16, 2, p. 139-145 7 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Early and intermediate-term outcomes with drug-eluting stents in high-risk patientswith symptomatic intracranial stenosis

Qureshi, A. I., Kirmani, J. F., Hussein, H. M., Harris-Lane, P., Divani, A. A., Suri, M. F. K., Janjua, N. & Alkawi, A., Nov 1 2006, In : Neurosurgery. 59, 5, p. 1044-1051 8 p.

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72 Scopus citations

Free Thyroxine Index and risk of stroke: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey follow-up study

Qureshi, A. I., Suri, M. F. K., Nasar, A., Kirmani, J. F., Divani, A. A. & Giles, W. H., Dec 1 2006, In : Medical Science Monitor. 12, 12, p. CR501-CR506

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17 Scopus citations

Intra-arterial reteplase and intravenous abciximab in patients with acute ischemic stroke: An open-label, dose-ranging, phase I study

Qureshi, A. I., Harris-Lane, P., Kirmani, J. F., Janjua, N., Divani, A. A., Mohammad, Y. M., Suarez, J. I. & Montgomery, M. O., Oct 1 2006, In : Neurosurgery. 59, 4, p. 789-796 8 p.

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56 Scopus citations

Is IV tissue plasminogen activator beneficial in patients with hyperdense artery sign?

Qureshi, A. I., Ezzeddine, M. A., Nasar, A., Suri, M. F. K., Kirmani, J. F., Janjua, N. & Divani, A. A., Apr 1 2006, In : Neurology. 66, 8, p. 1171-1174 4 p.

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50 Scopus citations