Michael Lee McGarvey

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Associate Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director Intraoperative Monitoring, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Neurology
3400 Spruce St.
3 West Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4892
B.A. (Natural Sciences)
The Johns Hopkins University , 1990.
M.S. (Physiology and Biophysics)
Georgetown University , 1991.
Georgetown University, 1995.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. McGarvey specializes in the management of acute stroke and perioperative complications and his research interests include acute stroke, perioperative neuroprotection and neurophysiology.

Selected Publications

Foley, AR. Menezes, MP. Pandraud, A. Gonzalez, MA. Al-Odaib, A. Abrams, AJ. Sugano, K. Yonezawa, A. Manzur, AY. Burns, J. Hughes, I. McCullagh, BG. Jungbluth, H. Lim, MJ. Lin, JP. Megarbane, A. Urtizberea, JA. Shah, AH. Antony, J. Webster, R. Broomfield, A. Ng, J. Mathew, AA. O'Byrne, JJ. Forman, E. Scoto, M. Prasad, M. O'Brien, K. Olpin, S. Oppenheim, M. Hargreaves, I. Land, JM. Wang, MX. Carpenter, K. Horvath, R. Straub, V. Lek, M. Gold, W. Farrell, MO. Brandner, S. Phadke, R. Matsubara, K. McGarvey, ML. Scherer, SS. Baxter, PS. King, MD. Clayton, P. Rahman, S. Reilly, MM. Ouvrier, RA. Christodoulou, J. Zuchner, S. Muntoni, F. Houlden, H.: Treatable childhood neuronopathy caused by mutations in riboflavin transporter RFVT2. Brain 137: 44-56, Jan 2014.

Messe, SR. McGarvey, ML. Bavaria, JE. Pochettino, A. Szeto, WY. Cheung,AT. Leitner, E. Miller, SW. Kasner, SE.: A Pilot Study of Darbepoetin Alfa for Prophylactic Neuroprotection in Aortic Surgery. Neurocrit Care April 2012.

Becker DA, McGarvey ML, Rojvirat C, Bavaria JE, Messe SR. : Predictors of Outcome in Patients with Spinal Cord Ischemia after Open Aortic Repair. Neurocritical care 2012.

Ullery BW, McGarvey M, Cheung AT, et al. : Vascular distribution of stroke and its relationship to perioperative mortality and neurologic outcome after thoracic endovascular aortic repair. Journal of vascular surgery 56: 1510-7, 2012.

Ullery Brant W, Cheung Albert T, McGarvey Michael L, Jackson Benjamin M, Wang Grace J: Reversal of delayed-onset paraparesis after revision thoracic endovascular aortic repair for ruptured thoracic aortic aneurysm. Annals of vascular surgery 25(6): 840.e19-23, Aug 2011.

Siman R, Toraskar N, Dang A, McNeil E, McGarvey M, Plaum J, Maloney E, Grady MS: A Panel of Neuron-enriched Proteins as Markers for Traumatic Brain Injury in Humans. Journal of Neurotrauma 26(11): 1867-77, Nov 2009.

Hecker JG, Sundram H, Zou S, Praestgaard A, Bavaria JE, Ramchandren S, McGarvey M: Heat Shock Proteins HSP70 and HSP27 in the Cerebral Spinal Fluid of Patients Undergoing Thoracic Aneurysm Repair Correlate with the Probability of Postoperative Paralysis. Cell Stress Chaperones 13(4): 435-446, Dec 2008.

Szeto WY, McGarvey M, Pochettino A, Moser GW, Hoboken A, Cornelius K, Woo EY, Carpenter JP, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE: Results of a New Surgical Paradigm: Endovascular Repair for Acute Complicated Type B Aortic Dissection. Ann Thorac Surg. July 2008.

Ranalli NJ, Kline DG, McGarvey ML, Boulis NM, Zager EL: Clinical Problem-Solving: Brachial Plexus Closed Injury and Reconstruction. Neurosurgery 62(6): 1330-8, Jun 2008.

Siman R, Roberts VL, McNeil E, Dang A, Bavaria JE, Ramchandren S, McGarvey M: Biomarker Evidence for Mild Central Nervous System Injury after Surgically-induced Circulation Arrest. Brain Research 1213: 1-11, June 2008.

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