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  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
Board Certification:
  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Neurology
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic - Cerebrovascular Diseases; Neurocritical Care
Clinical Expertise:
  • Aneurysms, brain
  • Aphasia
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Ultrasound, transcranial Doppler
  • Vascular dementia
  • Vascular malformations
Research Interests:
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage-induced cardiac dysfunction
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Troponin Elevation in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Does not Impact In-hospital Mortality.
    Gupte M, John S, Prabhakaran S, Lee VH.
    Neurocrit Care. 2013
    2013 Jan 3. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Relative Changes in Transcranial Doppler Velocities are Inferior to Absolute Thresholds in Prediction of Symptomatic Vasospasm after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage.
    Malhotra K, Conners JJ, Lee VH, Prabhakaran S.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012
    2012 Sep 6. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Warfarin-associated intracerebral hemorrhage is inadequately treated at community emergency departments.
    Liotta EM, Garg RK, Temes RE, John S, Lee VH, Bleck TP, Prabhakaran S.
    Stroke. 2012
    2012 Sep
    43(9):2503-5. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.112.664540. Epub 2012 Jul 5.
  4. Posterior Reversible Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome Presenting with Global Cerebral Edema and Herniation.
    Lee VH, Temes RE, John S, Conners JJ, Bleck T, Prabhakaran S.
    Neurocrit Care. 2012
    2012 Nov 27. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Impaired Renal Function is Not Associated with Increased Volume of Intracerebral Hemorrhage.
    Cutting S, Castro C, Lee VH, Prabhakaran S.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012
    2012 Nov 1. doi:pii: S1052-3057(12)00319-9. 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2012.09.010. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Intravenous thrombolysis in a stroke patient taking dabigatran.
    Lee VH, Conners JJ, Prabhakaran S.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012
    2012 Nov
    21(8):916.e11-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2012.04.008. Epub 2012 May 16.
  7. Reply.
    Lee V, Conners JJ, Prabhakaran S.
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012
    2012 Aug 14. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
  8. Circadian Variation in Ictus of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage.
    Temes RE, Bleck T, Dugar S, Ouyang B, Mohammad Y, John S, Patel P, Lee V, Prabhakaran S, Quigg M.
    Neurocrit Care.
    2011 Nov 2
  9. Transfer delay is a major factor limiting the use of intra-arterial treatment in acute ischemic stroke.
    Prabhakaran S, Ward E, John S, Lopes DK, Chen M, Temes RE, Mohammad Y, Lee VH, Bleck TP.
    2011 Jun
  10. Perfusion computed tomography in transient ischemic attack
    Prabhakaran S, Patel SK, Samuels J, McClenathan B, Mohammad Y, Lee VH
    Arch Neurol
    2011 Jan
  11. Management of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Malformations
    McNulty ML, Lee VH
    Am J Ther
    2010 Jul 10
  12. Acute brain infarcts after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: a diffusion-weighted imaging study
    Prabhakaran S, Gupta R, Ouyang B, John S, Temes RE, Mohammad Y, Lee VH, Bleck TP
    2010 Jan
  13. Computed Tomography Perfusion Imaging in Spectacular Shrinking Deficit
    Lee VH, John S, Mohammad Y, Prabhakaran S
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis
    2010 Aug 10
  14. Prevalence and risk factors for multiple simultaneous intracerebral hemorrhages
    Stemer A, Ouyang B, Lee VH, Prabhakaran S
    Cerebrovasc Dis
    2010 Aug
  15. Real-time myocardial perfusion contrast echocardiography and regional wall motion abnormalities after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Clinical article
    Abdelmoneim SS, Wijdicks EF, Lee VH, Daugherty WP, Bernier M, Oh JK, Pellikka PA, Mulvagh SL
    J Neurosurg
    2009 Nov
  16. Does diffusion-weighted imaging in transient ischemic attack patients improve accuracy of diagnosis, prognosis, or both?
    Prabhakaran S, Lee VH
    2009 May
    40(5):e408; author reply e409
  17. Histopathologic Description of Wingspan Stent in Acute Ischemic Stroke
    Lee VH, Samuels S, Herbst TJ, Gallegos M, Cochran EJ, Chen M, Prabhakaran S, Lopes DK
    Neurocrit Care
    2009 Aug 5
  18. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome associated with hemorrhage
    Aranas RM, Prabhakaran S, Lee VH
    Neurocrit Care
  19. Diffusion weighted imaging in heroin-associated spongiform leukoencephalopathy
    Bega DS, McDaniel LM, Jhaveri MD, Lee VH
    Neurocrit Care
  20. Myocardial contrast echocardiography in subarachnoid hemorrhage-induced cardiac dysfunction: case report
    Lee VH, Abdelmoneim SS, Daugherty WP, Oh JK, Mulvagh SL, Wijdicks EF
    2008 Jan
    62(1):E261-2; discussion E262
  21. Clinical spectrum of reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome
    Lee VH, Wijdicks EF, Manno EM, Rabinstein AA
    Arch Neurol
    2008 Feb
  22. Prevalence and risk factors for aspirin and clopidogrel resistance in cerebrovascular stenting
    Prabhakaran S, Wells KR, Lee VH, Flaherty CA, Lopes DK
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol
    2008 Feb
  23. A prospective trial of elective extubation in brain injured patients meeting extubation criteria for ventilatory support: a feasibility study
    Manno EM, Rabinstein AA, Wijdicks EF, Brown AW, Freeman WD, Lee VH, Weigand SD, Keegan MT, Brown DR, Whalen FX, Roy TK, Hubmayr RD
    Crit Care
  24. Misdiagnosis of transient ischemic attacks in the emergency room
    Prabhakaran S, Silver AJ, Warrior L, McClenathan B, Lee VH
    Cerebrovasc Dis
  25. Neurogenic stunned myocardium associated with reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome
    Banuelos PA, Temes R, Lee VH
    Neurocrit Care

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