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Raphael A Carandang MD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUMass Chan Medical School
DepartmentNeurology
AddressUMass Chan Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA 01655
Phone508-856-4666
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    DepartmentAnesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

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    DepartmentNeurology

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    Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, , PhilippinesBSBiology
    University of the East, Manila, , PhilippinesMD

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    Dr. Carandang is a neurointensivist and stroke neurologist who provides acute emergent and critical care for patients with ischemic stroke and other devastating neurological diseases like traumatic brain injury, cerebral hemorrhage and subarachnoid hemorrhage. His research interests include cerebral edema, subarachnoid hemorrhage, CNS vasculitis, stroke epidemiology and traumatic brain injury.

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    1. Elnazeir M, Nobel L, Narayanan S, Darmoch F, Massari F, Fitzgibbons T, Carandang RA, Jun-O'Connell A. Left Ventricular Noncompaction Cardiomyopathy as a Potential Cause of Bilateral Posterior Cerebral Artery Stroke - a Rare and Unique Clinical Occurrence. Am J Case Rep. 2021 Jun 22; 22:e931103. PMID: 34157014.
      Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
    2. Miller MM, Dakay K, Henninger N, Mayasi Y, Mahta A, Yakhkind A, Hannoun A, Thompson BB, Wendell LC, Carandang R. Association of Dexamethasone with Shunt Requirement, Early Disability, and Medical Complications in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2021 06; 34(3):760-768. PMID: 32851604.
      Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    3. Li Y, Carandang RA, Ade S, Flahive J, Daniello K. Ultrasound-guided lumbar puncture improves success rate and efficiency in overweight patients. Neurol Clin Pract. 2020 Aug; 10(4):307-313. PMID: 32983610.
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    4. Silver B, Hamid T, Khan M, Di Napoli M, Behrouz R, Saposnik G, Sarafin JA, Martin S, Moonis M, Henninger N, Goddeau R, Jun-O'Connell A, Cutting SM, Saad A, Yaghi S, Hall W, Muehlschlegel S, Carandang R, Osgood M, Thompson BB, Fehnel CR, Wendell LC, Potter NS, Gilchrist JM, Barton B. 12 versus 24 h bed rest after acute ischemic stroke thrombolysis: a preliminary experience. J Neurol Sci. 2020 Feb 15; 409:116618. PMID: 31837536.
      Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    5. Raghavan A, Wright JM, Huang Wright C, Shammassian BH, Onyewadume L, Momotaz H, Burant CJ, Sajatovic M, Carandang R, Furlan A, Calabrese L, DeGeorgia M. Concordance of angiography and cerebral biopsy results for suspected primary central nervous system vasculitis: A multi-center retrospective review. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2019 Oct; 185:105482. PMID: 31421586.
      Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    6. Henninger N, Compton RA, Khan MW, Carandang R, Hall W, Muehlschlegel S. "Don't lose hope early": Hemorrhagic diffuse axonal injury on head computed tomography is not associated with poor outcome in moderate to severe traumatic brain injury patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 03; 84(3):473-482. PMID: 29140952.
      Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    7. Ghasemi M, Mayasi Y, Hannoun A, Eslami SM, Carandang R. Nitric Oxide and Mitochondrial Function in Neurological Diseases. Neuroscience. 2018 04 15; 376:48-71. PMID: 29462705.
      Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
    8. Cheng K, Bassil R, Carandang R, Hall W, Muehlschlegel S. The Estimated Verbal GCS Subscore in Intubated Traumatic Brain Injury Patients: Is it Really Better? J Neurotrauma. 2017 04 15; 34(8):1603-1609. PMID: 27774844.
      Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    9. Carandang RA. Thirty Years After the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator Trial: A New Era for Stroke Therapy. JAMA Neurol. 2016 Mar; 73(3):265-7. PMID: 26810152.
      Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    10. Ahlawat A, Carandang R, Heard SO, Muehlschlegel S. The Modified Apnea Test During Brain Death Determination: An Alternative in Patients With Hypoxia. J Intensive Care Med. 2016 Jan; 31(1):66-9. PMID: 26574562.
      Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    11. Osgood M, Compton R, Carandang R, Hall W, Kershaw G, Muehlschlegel S. Rapid unexpected brain herniation in association with renal replacement therapy in acute brain injury: caution in the neurocritical care unit. Neurocrit Care. 2015 Apr; 22(2):176-83. PMID: 25228117.
      Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    12. Osgood M, Budman E, Carandang R, Goddeau RP, Henninger N. Prevalence of Pelvic Vein Pathology in Patients with Cryptogenic Stroke and Patent Foramen Ovale Undergoing MRV Pelvis. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015; 39(3-4):216-23. PMID: 25791718.
      Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    13. Henninger N, Izzy S, Carandang R, Hall W, Muehlschlegel S. Severe leukoaraiosis portends a poor outcome after traumatic brain injury. Neurocrit Care. 2014 Dec; 21(3):483-95. PMID: 24752459.
      Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
    14. Muehlschlegel S, Carandang R, Hall W, Kini N, Izzy S, Garland B, Ouillette C, van der Bom IM, Flood TF, Gounis MJ, Weaver JP, Barton B, Wakhloo AK. Dantrolene for cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid haemorrhage: a randomised double blind placebo-controlled safety trial. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2015 Sep; 86(9):1029-35. PMID: 25344064.
      Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    15. Muehlschlegel S, Carandang R, Ouillette C, Hall W, Anderson F, Goldberg R. Frequency and impact of intensive care unit complications on moderate-severe traumatic brain injury: early results of the Outcome Prognostication in Traumatic Brain Injury (OPTIMISM) Study. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Jun; 18(3):318-31. PMID: 23377884.
      Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    16. Morris JG, Fisher M, Carandang RA. Cortical Vein Thrombosis as a Mimic for Isolated Cortical Subarachnoid Hemorrhage and Transient Ischemic Attack. Case Rep Neurol. 2010 Jun 01; 2(2):63-68. PMID: 20671859.
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    17. Carandang RA, Krieger DW. Decompressive hemicraniectomy and durotomy for malignant middle cerebral artery infarction. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 8(2):286-9. PMID: 18046515.
      Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    18. Carandang R, Krieger DW. Near infrared spectroscopy: finding utility in malignant hemispheric stroke. Neurocrit Care. 2007; 6(3):161-4. PMID: 17572858.
      Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    19. Carandang R, Seshadri S, Beiser A, Kelly-Hayes M, Kase CS, Kannel WB, Wolf PA. Trends in incidence, lifetime risk, severity, and 30-day mortality of stroke over the past 50 years. JAMA. 2006 Dec 27; 296(24):2939-46. PMID: 17190894.
      Citations: 172     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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