Scott E. Kasner, MD, MSCE

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Ruth M. and Tristram C. Colket, Jr. President's Distinguished Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Vascular Neurology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Dept of Neurology, 3W Gates Bldg.
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: (215) 662-3564
Fax: 215-614-1927
B.S. (Physics & Zoology)
Duke University , 1988.
M.D. (Medicine)
Yale University, 1992.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2007.
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Description of Research Expertise

stroke (acute stroke treatment, stroke diagnosis, stroke outcome measures, stroke secondary prevention)

Description of Clinical Expertise

stroke, neurocritical care

Selected Publications

Song JW, Pavlou A, Xiao J, Kasner SE, Fan Z, Messé SR.: Vessel Wall Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarkers of Symptomatic Intracranial Atherosclerosis: A Meta-Analysis. Stroke 52: 193-202, Jan 2021.

Arauz A, Serrano F, Pearce LA, Kasner SE, Ameriso SF, Toni D, Bereczki D, Siegler J, Ruiz-Franco A, Cantú-Brito C, Czlonkowska A, Lang W, Berkowitz SD, Mundl H, Hart RG.: Regional, sex, and age differences in diagnostic testing among participants in the NAVIGATE-ESUS trial. Int J Stroke 16: 55-62, Jan 2021.

Acton EK, Gelfand MA, Hennessy S, Xie SX, Pollard JR, Kasner SE, Willis AW.: Trends in oral anticoagulant co-prescription with antiepileptic drugs among adults with epilepsy, 2010-2018. Epilepsy Behav 113: 107550, Dec 2020.

Wetmore JB, Herzog CA, Sexter A, Gilbertson DT, Liu J, Kasner SE.: Outcomes Following Ischemic Stroke in Older Patients With CKD Stages 4 and 5: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Am J Kidney Dis 76: 784-793, Dec 2020.

Amin-Hanjani S, See AP, Du X, Rose-Finnell L, Pandey DK, Chen YF, Elkind MSV, Zipfel GJ, Liebeskind DS, Silver FL, Kasner SE, Gorelick PB, Charbel FT, Derdeyn CP; VERiTAS Study Group.: Natural History of Hemodynamics in Vertebrobasilar Disease: Temporal Changes in the VERiTAS Study Cohort. Stroke 51: 3295-3301, Nov 2020.

Sparks MA, South AM, Badley AD, Baker-Smith CM, Batlle D, Bozkurt B, Cattaneo R, Crowley SD, Dell'Italia LJ, Ford AL, Griendling K, Gurley SB, Kasner SE, Murray JA, Nath KA, Pfeffer MA, Rangaswami J, Taylor WR, Garovic VD.: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2, COVID-19, and the Renin-Angiotensin System: Pressing Needs and Best Research Practices. Hypertension 76: 1350-1367, Nov 2020.

Rybinnik I, Wong S, Mehta D, Leker RR, Mullen MT, Messé SR, Kasner SE, Cucchiara B.: Anticoagulation Choice and Timing in Stroke Due to Atrial Fibrillation: A Survey of US Stroke Specialists (ACT-SAFe). J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 29: 105169, Oct 2020.

Ameriso SF, Amarenco P, Pearce LA, Perera KS, Ntaios G, Lang W, Bereczki D, Uchiyama S, Kasner SE, Yoon BW, Lavados P, Firstenfeld A, Mikulik R, Povedano GP, Ferrari J, Mundl H, Berkowitz SD, Connolly SJ, Hart RG.: Intracranial and systemic atherosclerosis in the NAVIGATE ESUS trial: Recurrent stroke risk and response to antithrombotic therapy. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 29: 104936, Aug 2020.

Kasner SE, Randall B, Andersen G, Iversen HK, Roine RO, Sjostrand C, Rhodes JF, Søndergaard L; Gore REDUCE Study Investigators.: Corrigendum to 'Comparison of Antiplatelet Therapies for Prevention of Patent Foramen Ovale-Associated Stroke' [Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Vol. 29, No. 4 (April), 2020: 104632] J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 29: 104822, Aug 2020.

Veltkamp R, Pearce LA, Korompoki E, Sharma M, Kasner SE, Toni DS, Ameriso SF, Mundl H, Tatlisumak T, Hankey GJ, Lindgren A, Berkowitz SD, Arauz A, Ozturk S, Muir KW, Chamorro Á, Perera K, Shuaib A, Rudilosso S, Shoamanesh A, Connolly SJ, Hart RG.: Characteristics of Recurrent Ischemic Stroke After Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Neurol 77: 1-8, Jul 2020.

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Last updated: 01/10/2021
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