Hooman Kamel, M.D.



Articles in professional peer-reviewed journals:

Kamel H, Lees KR, Lyden PD, Teal PA, Shuaib A, Ali M, Johnston SC. Delayed detection of atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2009;18:453-457.

Kamel H, Cornes SB, Hegde M, Hall SE, Josephson SA. Electroconvulsive therapy for refractory status epilepticus: a case series. Neurocrit Care. 2010;12:204-210.

Kamel H, Hegde M, Johnson DR, Gage BF, Johnston SC. Cost-effectiveness of outpatient cardiac monitoring to detect atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2010;41:1514-1520.

Kamel H, Navi BB, Nakagawa K, Hemphill JC, Ko NU. Hypertonic saline versus mannitol for the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Crit Care Med. 2011;39:554-559.

Nakagawa K, Hills NK, Kamel H, Morabito D, Patel PV, Manley GT, Hemphill JC. The effect of decompressive hemicraniectomy on brain temperature after severe brain injury. Neurocrit Care. 2011;15:101-106.

Wilkins EG, Kamel H, Johnston EC, Shalev SM, Josephson SA. Ischemic stroke of the pyramidal decussation causing quadriplegia and anarthria. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012;21:620. Epub 2011 Mar 16.

Kamel H, Johnson DR, Hegde M, Go AS, Sidney S, Sorel M, Hills NK, Johnston SC. Detection of atrial fibrillation after stroke and the risk of recurrent stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012;21:726-731. Epub 2011 May 3.

Kamel H, Navi BB, Hemphill JC. A rule to identify patients who require magnetic resonance imaging after intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2013;18:59-63. Epub 2011 Jul 15.

Kamel H, Dhaliwal G, Navi BB, Pease AR, Shah M, Dhand A, Johnston SC, Josephson SA. A randomized trial of hypothesis-driven versus screening neurologic examination. Neurology. 2011;77:1395-1400.

Navi BB, Kamel H, Sidney S, Klingman JG, Nguyen-Huynh MN, Johnston SC. Validation of the Stroke Prognostic Instrument-II in a large, modern, community-based cohort of ischemic stroke survivors. Stroke. 2011;42:3392-3396.

Flint AC, Kamel H, Navi BB, Rao VA, Faigeles BS, Conell C, Klingman JG, Sidney S, Hills NK, Sorel M, Cullen SP, Johnston SC. Statin use during ischemic stroke hospitalization is strongly associated with improved post-stroke survival. Stroke. 2012;43:147-154.

Edwards NJ, Kamel H, Josephson SA. The safety of intravenous thrombolysis for ischemic stroke in patients with pre-existing cerebral aneurysms. Stroke. 2012;43:412-416.

Navi BB, Kamel H, McCulloch CE, Nakagawa K, Naravetla B, Moheet AM, Wong C, Johnston SC, Hemphill JC III, Smith WS. Accuracy of neurovascular fellows’ prognostication of outcome after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Stroke. 2012;43:702-707.

Kamel H, Johnson SC, Easton JD, Kim AS. Cost-effectiveness of dabigatran compared with warfarin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation and prior stroke or transient ischemic attack. Stroke. 2012;43:881-883.

Kamel H, Navi BB, Fahimi J. National trends in ambulance use by patients with stroke, 1997-2008. JAMA. 2012;307:1026-1028.

Navi BB, Kamel H, Shah MP, Grossman AW, Wong C, Poisson SN, Whetstone WD, Josephson SA, Johnston SC, Kim AS. Application of the ABCD2 score to identify cerebrovascular causes of dizziness in the emergency department. Stroke. 2012;43:1484-1489.

Flint AC, Kamel H, Navi BB, Rao VA, Faigeles BS, Conell C, Klingman JG, Hills N, Nguyen-Huynh M, Cullen SP, Sidney S, Johnston SC. Inpatient statin use predicts improved ischemic stroke discharge disposition. Neurology. 2012;78:1678-1683.

Kamel H, Johnston SC, Kirkham JC, Turner CG, Kizer JR, Devereux RB, Iadecola C. Association between major perioperative hemorrhage and stroke or Q-wave myocardial infarction. Circulation. 2012;126:207-212.

Kamel H, Hemphill JC. Characteristics and sequelae of intracranial hypertension after intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2012;17:172-176.

Kamel H, Betjemann JP, Navi BB, Hegde M, Meisel K, Douglas VC, Josephson SA. Diagnostic yield of electroencephalography in the medical and surgical intensive care unit. Neurocrit Care. 2013;19:336-341. Epub 2012 Jul 21.

Flint AC, Kamel H, Rao VA, Cullen SP, Faigeles BS, Smith WS. Validation of the Totaled Health Risks in Vascular Events (THRIVE) score for outcome prediction in endovascular stroke treatment. Int J Stroke. 2014;9:32-39. Epub 2012 Aug 29.

Navi BB, Kamel H, Hemphill JC, Smith WS. Trajectory of functional recovery after hospital discharge for subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2012;17:343-347.

Navi BB, Kamel H, Shah MP, Grossman AW, Wong C, Poisson SN, Whetstone WD, Josephson SA, Johnston SC, Kim AS. The use of neuroimaging studies and neurological consultation to evaluate dizzy patients in the emergency department. Neurohospitalist. 2013;3:7-14. Epub 2012 Sep 14.

Kamel H, Easton JD, Johnson SC, Kim AS. Cost-effectiveness of apixaban vs warfarin for secondary stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation. Neurology. 2012;79:1428-1434.

Navi BB, Kamel H, Shah MP, Grossman AW, Wong C, Poisson SN, Whetstone WD, Josephson SA, Johnston SC, Kim AS. Rate and predictors of serious neurological causes of dizziness in the emergency department. Mayo Clin Proc. 2012;87:1080-1088.

Gupta A, Chazen JL, Hartman M, Delgado D, Anumuula N, Shao H, Mazumdar M, Segal AZ, Kamel H, Leifer D, Sanelli PC. Cerebrovascular reserve and stroke risk in patients with carotid stenosis or occlusion: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Stroke. 2012;43:2884-2891.

Kamel H, Patel N, Rao VA, Cullen SP, Faigeles BS, Smith WS, Flint AC. The Totaled Health Risks in Vascular Events (THRIVE) score predicts outcomes of ischemic stroke independently of thrombolytic therapy. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013;22:1111-1116. Epub 2012 Nov 2.

Kamel H, Fahimi J, Govindarajan P, Navi BB. Nationwide patterns of hospitalization after transient ischemic attack. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013;22:e142-145. Epub 2012 Nov 10.

Kamel H, Navi BB, Elijovich L, Josephson SA, Yee AH, Fung G, Johnston SC, Smith WS. Pilot randomized trial of outpatient cardiac monitoring after cryptogenic stroke. Stroke. 2013;44:528-530.

Kamel H, Elkind MSV, Bhave PD, Navi BB, Okin PM, Iadecola C, Devereux RB, Fink ME. Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia and the risk of ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2013;44:1550-1554.

Guterman EL, Kamel H, Azran C, Shah MP, Hemphill JC, Smith WS, Navi BB. Time from onset of SIRS to antibiotic administration and outcomes after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. Epub 2013 Jul 10.

Fahimi J, Navi BB, Kamel H. Potential misdiagnosis of Bell’s palsy in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. Epub 2013 Jul 18.

Flint AC, Faigeles BS, Cullen SP, Kamel H, Rao VA, Gupta R, Smith WS, Bath PM, Donnan GA. The THRIVE score predicts ischemic stroke outcomes and thrombolytic hemorrhage risk in the Virtual International Stroke Trials Archive (VISTA). Stroke. 2013;44:3365-3369.

Gupta A, Baradaran H, Schweitzer AD, Kamel H, Pandya A, Delgado D, Dunning A, Mushlin AI, Sanelli PC. Carotid plaque MRI and stroke risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Stroke. 2013;44:3071-3077.

Walcott BP, Kamel H, Castro B, Kimberly WT, Sheth KN. Tracheostomy following severe ischemic stroke: a population based study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. Epub 2013 Oct 5.

Mangla A, Navi BB, Layton K, Kamel H. Transient global amnesia and the risk of ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2014;45:389-393.

Gupta A, Baradaran H, Kamel H, Pandya A, Mangla A, Dunning A, Marshall RS, Sanelli PC. Evaluation of computed tomography angiography plaque thickness measurements in high-grade carotid artery stenosis. Stroke. Epub 2014 Feb 4.

Kuceyeski A, Kamel H, Navi BB, Raj A, Iadecola C. Predicting future brain tissue loss from white matter connectivity disruption in ischemic stroke. Stroke. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

Kamel H, Navi BB, Sriram N, Hovsepian DA, Devereux RB, Elkind MSV. Risk of a thrombotic event after the 6-week postpartum period. N Eng J Med. Epub 2014 Feb 13.

Books, book chapters, editorials, and reviews:

Kamel H. Neurology. In: Lai C, Mazotti L, Shah SS, eds. Hospitalist Handbook. 3rd ed. San Francisco, CA: UCSF; 2009.

Kamel H, Smith WS. Detection of atrial fibrillation and secondary stroke prevention using telemetry and ambulatory cardiac monitoring. Current Atherosclerosis Reports. 2011;13:338-343.

Bhave PD, Kamel H. Atrial fibrillation in the otherwise healthy patient: still a cause for concern. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171:1848-1849.

Kamel H, Iadecola C. Brain-immune interactions and ischemic stroke: clinical implications. Arch Neurol. 2012;69:576-581.

Kamel H. Tracking down atrial fibrillation in the stroke unit. Stroke. 2012;43:2541-2542.

Bhave PD, Kamel H. New onset of atrial fibrillation in the hospitalized patient. J Hosp Med. Epub 2013 Jan 25.

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