Pediatric Stroke Research

Pediatric Stroke Program physicians are actively involved in research that focuses on many aspects of pediatric stroke care, including accurate and early diagnosis, new treatments, the relationship between stroke and congenital heart disease, and the effect of stroke on complex brain function, such as thinking and learning. Review some of our researchers publications.

Roach ES, Golomb MR, Adams R, Biller J, Daniels S, Deveber G, Ferriero D, Jones BV, Kirkham FJ, Scott RM, Smith ER; American Heart Association Stroke Council; Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young. AHA Guidelines for the Management of Stroke in Infants and Children. Stroke. 2008; 39: 2644-2691. Published online before print July 17, 2008, doi: 10.1161/​STROKEAHA.108.189696.

Monagle P, Chalmers E, Chan A, deVeber G, Kirkham F, Massicotte P, Michelson A. Antithrombotic therapy in neonates and children. Chest. 2008; 133:887S-968.

Stroke in Childhood Clinical Guidelines. 2004, online monograph published by the Royal College of Physicians.

Sébire G, Riou E, Fullerton H, deVeber G. Toward the definition of cerebral arteriopathies of childhood. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2004 Dec;16(6):617-22.

Ichord RN. Stroke in childhood. In: Treatment of Pediatric Neurologic Disorders. Singer HS and Kossoff EH, eds. Baltimore: Dekker, 2005.

deVeber G, Roach ES, Riela AR, Wiznitzer M. Stroke in children: recognition, treatment, and future directions. Semin Pediatr Neurol 2000 Dec;7(4):309-17.

Hutchison JS, Ichord R, Guerguerian AM, deVeber G. Cerebrovascular disorders. Semin Pediatr Neurol 2004 Jun;11(2):139-46.

deVeber G, Andrew M, et al. Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis in children. N Engl J Med. 2001 Aug 9;345(6):417-23.

deVeber GA, MacGregor D, Curtis R, Mayank S. Neurologic outcome in survivors of childhood arterial ischemic stroke and sinovenous thrombosis. J Child Neurol. 2000 May;15(5):316-24.

Ganesan V, Prengler M, McShane MA, Wade AM, Kirkham FJ. Investigation of risk factors in children with arterial ischemic stroke. Ann Neurol. 2003 Feb;53(2):167-73.

Lynch JK, Hirtz DG, DeVeber G, Nelson KB. Report of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke workshop on perinatal and childhood stroke. Pediatrics. 2002 Jan;109(1):116-23.

Monagle P, Chan A, Massicotte P, Chalmers E, Michelson AD. Antithrombotic therapy in children: the Seventh ACCP Conference on Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy. Chest. 2004 Sep;126(3 Suppl):645S-687S.

Nelson KB, Lynch JK. Stroke in newborn infants. Lancet Neurol. 2004 Mar;3(3):150-8.

Nowak-Gottl U, Gunther G, Kurnik K, Strater R, Kirkham F. Arterial ischemic stroke in neonates, infants, and children: an overview of underlying conditions, imaging methods, and treatment modalities. Semin Thromb Hemost. 2003 Aug;29(4):405-14.

Reviewed on April 18, 2014