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Shyam Prabhakaran, MD MS

Dr. Shyam Prabhakaran is an internationally recognized leader in vascular neurology and stroke research and treatment. He currently serves as principal investigator of the Chicago regional coordinating center in the National Institutes of Health’s stroke trials network (NIH StrokeNet).

New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia
New York, NY
- Vascular Neurology
2006

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
New York, NY
MS - Epidemiology
2006

New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell
New York, NY
- Neurology
2004

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ
MD - Medicine
2000

Hypoperfusion Distal to Anterior Circulation Intracranial Atherosclerosis is Associated with Recurrent Stroke.
de Havenon A, Khatri P, Prabhakaran S, Yeatts SD, Peterson C, Sacchetti D, Alexander M, Cutting S, Grory BM, Furie K, Liebeskind DS, Yaghi S. Hypoperfusion Distal to Anterior Circulation Intracranial Atherosclerosis is Associated with Recurrent Stroke. J Neuroimaging. 2020 Jun 24.
PMID: 32579278

Differential effects of time to initiation of therapy on disability and quality of life in patients with mild and moderate to severe ischemic stroke.
Askew RL, Capo-Lugo CE, Naidech A, Prabhakaran S. Differential effects of time to initiation of therapy on disability and quality of life in patients with mild and moderate to severe ischemic stroke. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 May 22.
PMID: 32450061

Gait measures at admission to inpatient rehabilitation after ischemic stroke predicts 3-mo quality of life and function.
Lin C, Lee J, Hurt CP, Lazar RM, Arevalo YA, Prabhakaran S, Harvey RL. Gait measures at admission to inpatient rehabilitation after ischemic stroke predicts 3-mo quality of life and function. PM R. 2020 May 09.
PMID: 32388905

Arm Subscore of Motricity Index to Predict Recovery of Upper Limb Dexterity in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke.
Malmut L, Lin C, Srdanovic N, Kocherginsky M, Harvey RL, Prabhakaran S. Arm Subscore of Motricity Index to Predict Recovery of Upper Limb Dexterity in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 04; 99(4):300-304.
PMID: 31592879

Risk of stroke after emergency department visits for neurologic complaints.
Rosenman MB, Oh E, Richards CT, Mendelson S, Lee J, Holl JL, Naidech AM, Prabhakaran S. Risk of stroke after emergency department visits for neurologic complaints. Neurol Clin Pract. 2020 Apr; 10(2):106-114.
PMID: 32309028

The Influence of Diffusion Weighted Imaging Lesions on Outcomes in Patients with Acute Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage.
Garg RK, Khan J, Dawe RJ, Conners J, John S, Prabhakaran S, Kocak M, Bhabad S, Simpson SL, Ouyang B, Jhaveri M, Bleck TP. The Influence of Diffusion Weighted Imaging Lesions on Outcomes in Patients with Acute Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2020 Feb 18.
PMID: 32072457

Intracranial Atherosclerosis Treatment: Past, Present, and Future.
Flusty B, de Havenon A, Prabhakaran S, Liebeskind DS, Yaghi S. Intracranial Atherosclerosis Treatment: Past, Present, and Future. Stroke. 2020 03; 51(3):e49-e53.
PMID: 32078441

Why Physicians Prescribe Prophylactic Seizure Medications after Intracerebral Hemorrhage: An Adaptive Conjoint Analysis.
Pinto D, Prabhakaran S, Tipton E, Naidech AM. Why Physicians Prescribe Prophylactic Seizure Medications after Intracerebral Hemorrhage: An Adaptive Conjoint Analysis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Apr; 29(4):104628.
PMID: 32033905

Serum osmolality, cerebrospinal fluid specific gravity and overt hepatic encephalopathy severity in patients with liver failure.
Liotta EM, Karvellas CJ, Kim M, Batra A, Naidech A, Prabhakaran S, Sorond FA, Kimberly WT, Maas MB. Serum osmolality, cerebrospinal fluid specific gravity and overt hepatic encephalopathy severity in patients with liver failure. Liver Int. 2020 Feb 04.
PMID: 32020734

Elevated Cerebrospinal Fluid Protein Is Associated with Unfavorable Functional Outcome in Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage.
Nadkarni NA, Maas MB, Batra A, Kim M, Manno EM, Sorond FA, Prabhakaran S, Naidech AM, Liotta EM. Elevated Cerebrospinal Fluid Protein Is Associated with Unfavorable Functional Outcome in Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Apr; 29(4):104605.
PMID: 31932209

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