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Amir Shaban, MD

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Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology

Contact Information

Office
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-8755

Education

MD, Medicine, University of Damascus
MD, Chief Resident, Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
MD, Vascular Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
MD, Vascular Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Permanent Medical - Iowa State
Resident Medical - Iowa State

Publications

Shaban, A., Liera, E., Samaniego, E. & Hasan, D. (2019). Medical Management for Acute Ischemic Stroke.Acute StrokeManagement in the Era of Thrombectomy.

Shaban, A., Leira, E. C. (2019). Neurological Complications of Cardiological Interventions. Current neurology and neuroscience reports, 19(2), 6.

Abdel-Wahed, L., Shaban, A., Hayakawa, M. & Limaye, K. (2019). Retrieved Arterial Clot Helps Guide Antibiotic Therapy in Infective Endocarditis. The American journal of medicine.

Shaban, A., Moritani, T., Al Kasab, S., Sheharyar, A., Limaye, K. & Adams, H. (2018). Spinal Cord Hemorrhage.

Nagaraja, N., Tasneem, N., Shaban, A., Dandapat, S., Ahmed, U., Policeni, B., Olalde, H., Shim, H., Samaniego, E., Pieper, C., Ortega-Gutierrez, S., Leira, E. & Adams, H. (2018). CerebralMicrobleeds are an Independent Predictor of Hemorrhagic Transformation FollowingIntravenous Alteplase Administration in Acute Ischemic Stroke.

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Grouse, B., George, A., Monlezun, D., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). The impact of absent A1 segment on ischemic stroke characteristics andoutcomes.

Shaban, A., Crisan, D., Boehme, A., Albright, K., Beasley, T., Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Predictors ofRecovery of Functional Swallow After Gastrostomy Tube Placement for Dysphagia inStroke Patients After Inpatient Rehabilitation.

George, A. J., Boehme, A. K., Siegler, J. E., Monlezun, D., Fowler, B. D., Shaban, A. & Albright, K. C. (2013). Hospital-Acquired infection underlies poor functional outcome in patients with prolonged length of stay Running title: Prolonged hospital stay for stroke.

Siegler, J., Boehme, A., Dorsey, A., Monlezun, D., George, A., Shaban, A., Bockholt, H., Albright, K. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). A comprehensive stroke center registry: Advantages,limitations, and lessons learned.

Sartor, E., Albright, K., Boehme, A., Morales, m., Shaban, A., Grotta, J., Savitz, S. & Martin-Schild, S. S. (2013). The NIHSS Score and its Components can Predict Cortical Stroke.

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Boehme, A. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Circle of Wills Variants : Fetal PCA.

Ortega-Gutierrez, S., Holcombe, A., Lopez-Cardenas, G., Hernandez, H., Zheng-Lin, B., Ansari, S., Derdeyn, C., Shaban, A., Al Kasab, S., Asi, K. & others, (2019). Abstract WP394: Impact of MRI/A versus CTA/P versus Direct Angiosuite Triage Protocols in Stroke Care Performance and Outcome of Transferred Patients for Endovascular Thrombectomy. Stroke, 50(Suppl\_1), AWP394--AWP394.

Shaban, A., Leira, E. C. (2019). Best Medical Management for Acute Ischemic Stroke. In Acute Stroke Management in the Era of Thrombectomy. pp. 1--13. Springer, Cham.

Shaban, A., Samaniego, E., Aksan, N., Dai, B., Ahmed, U., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Lazarre, L., Adams, H., Derdeyn, C., Leira, E. & Ortega-Guterrez, S. (2018). A clot burden score predicts functionaloutcome and neurological complications after cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Aksan, N., Samaniego, E., Shaban, A., Siddiqui, F., Dai, B., Ahmed, U., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Morcuende, J., Adams, H. & others, (2018). Abstract TMP18: Heparin Resistance is an Independent Predictor of Poor outcome in Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis. Stroke, 49(Suppl\_1), ATMP18--ATMP18.

Shaban, A., Samaniego, E., Aksan, N., Dai, B., Ahmed, U., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Lazarre, L., Adams, H., Derdeyn, C. & others, (2018). Abstract WP59: A Clot Burden Score Predicts Functional Outcome and Neurological Complications After Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis. Stroke, 49(Suppl\_1), AWP59--AWP59.

Shaban, A., Samaniego, E., Aksan, N., Dai, b., Ahmed, u., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Lazarre, L., Adams, H., Derdeyn, C., Leira, E. & Ortega-Guterrez, S. (2018). Global Cerebral Edema is Associatedwith Worse Outcomes in Patients with Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis.

Aksan, N., Samaniego, E., Shaban, A., Siddiqui, F., Dai, B., Ahmed, U., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Lazarre, L., Morcuende, J., Adams, H., Derdeyn, C., Leira, E. & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2018). HeparinResistance is an Independent predictor or poor outcome in Cerebral Venous SinusThrombosis.

Al Kasab, S., Derdeyn, C., Guerrero, W., Limaye, K., Shaban, A. & Adams, H. (2018). Intracranial Largeand Medium Artery Atherosclerotic Disease and Stroke.

Limaye, K., Wall, M., Uwaydat, S., Ali, S., Shaban, A., Al Kasab, S. & Adams, H. (2018). Is Management ofCentral Retinal Artery Occlusion the Next Frontier in Cerebrovascular Diseases?.

Zheng-Lin, B., Dai, B., Aksan, N., Samaniego, E., Ahmed, U., Shaban, A. & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2018). Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio is Associated with Worse Outcomes in Cerebral VenousSinus Thrombosis.

Shaban, A., Dai, B., Ahmed, N., Zheng-Lin, B., Dandapat, S. & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2018). Novel Score to Predict Outcomes in Patients with Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis.

Shaban, A., Samaniego, E., Aksan, N., Dai, B., Ahmed, U., Granchi, J., Zheng-Lin, B., Lazarre, L., Adams, H., Derdeyn, C., Leira, E. & Ortega-Guterrez, S. (2018). Quantitative analysis of Hemorrhageand Infarct Volume for predicting outcome in Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis.

Sharma, K., Kimmel, E., Anderson, D., Shaban, A., Leira, E. & Kamholz, J. (2018). Spinal Cord Infarction:Report of 2 cases.

Samaniego, E., Shaban, A., Ahmed, U. & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2017). Clinical Outcome of IsolatedSymptomatic Basilar Artery Stenosis.

Tasneem, N., Shaban, A., Dandapat, S., Ahmed, U., Policeni, B., Olalde, H., Samaniego, E., Shim, H., Pieper, C., Leira, E. C., Ortega-Gutierrez, S., Adams, H. & Nagaraja, N. (2017). Imaging predictors of hemorrhagic transformation following intravenous rt-PA treatment for acute ischemic stroke.(P4. 266). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Shaban, A., Tasneem, N., Dandapat, S., Ahmed, U., Policeni, B., Olalde, H., Samaniego, E., Pieper, C., Leira, E., Ortega-Gutierrez, S., Adams, H. & Nagaraja, N. (2017). Impact of epidemiological factorson Hemorrhagic Transformation Following tPA Administration.

Shaban, A., Tasneem, N., Dandapat, S., Ahmed, U., Policeni, B., Olalde, H., Samaniego, E., Shim, H., Pieper, C., Leira, E. & others, (2017). Impact of Vascular Risk factors on Hemorrhagic Transformation Following rt-PA Administration for Acute Ischemic Stroke (P4. 269). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Tasneem, N., Dandapat, S., Shaban, A., Ahmed, U., Policeni, B., Olalde, H., Samaniego, E., Pieper, C., Leira, E., Ortega-Gutierrez, S., Adams, H. & Nagaraja, N. (2017). White Matter Hyperintensity,Cerebral Microbleeds and risk of Hemorrhagic Transformation with intravenous rt-PA.

Samai, A., Boehme, K., Shaban, A., George, A., Dowell, L., Monlezun, D., Leissinger, C., Schluter, L., El Khoury, R. & Martin- Schild, S. (2016). A Model for Predicting Persistent Elevation of Factor VIIIamong Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke.

Anaissie, J., Monlezun, D., Seelochan, A., Siegler, J., Chaves-Keatts, M., Tiu, J., Pineda, D., George, A., Shaban, A., Abi Rafeh, N., Schluter, L., Martin -Schild, S. & El Khourly, R. (2016). Left AtrialEnlargement on Transthoracic Echocardiography Predicts Left Atrial Thrombus onTransesophageal Echocardiography in Ischemic Stroke Patients.

Shaban, A. (Eds.) (2016). Reviewer for Journal Neurology- Resident and fellow section.

Shaban, A., Rincon, N., Tiu, J., Valmoria, M., Monlezun, D. & Martin-Schild, S. (2016). Safety and Efficacyof Acute Clopidogrel Load in Patients with Moderate and Severe Ischemic Strokes.

Samai, A., Boehme, A., Shaban, A., George, A., Monlezun, D., Dowell, L., Leissinger, C., Schluter, L., El Khoury, R. & Martin- Schild, S. (2015). A Model for Predicting Persistent Elevation of Factor VIIIAmong Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke. Nashville, TN .

Shaban, A., Boehme, A. K., Ryan, M., Albright, K. C., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). Abstract T P155: The Vascular Distribution of Stroke Among Patients with Hypercoagulable State. Stroke, 46(suppl\_1), ATP155--ATP155.

Samai, A. A., Boehme, A. K., Shaban, A., George, A., Monlezun, D. J., Dowell, L., Leissinger, C., Schluter, L., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). Abstract T P190: a model for predicting persistent elevation of factor VIII among patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke (AIS). Stroke, 46(suppl\_1), ATP190--ATP190.

Tiu, J., Monlezun, D., Valmoria, M., Shaban, A., Rincon, N., George, A., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). Abstract T P56: The Safety of Clopidogrel Loading Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients with Chronic Hemorrhage on Gradient Echo MRI. Stroke, 46(suppl\_1), ATP56--ATP56.

Samai, A., Monlezun, D., Shaban, A., George, A., Cyprich, J., El-Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). Elevated Lipoprotein A Levels Predict Worse Short-term Outcomes in Acute IschemicStroke. Nashville, TN .

Shaban, A., Hymel, B., Chavez-Keatts, M., Martin-Schild, S. (2015). Recurrent PosteriorStrokes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients.

Shaban, A., Rincon, N. & Tiu, J. (2015). Safety andEfficacy of Acute Clopidogrel Load in Patients with Moderate and Severe IschemicStrokes. Nashville, TN .

Shaban, A., Boehme, A., Ryan, M., Albright, K., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). TheVascular Distribution of Stroke among Patients with Hypercoagulable State. Nashville, TN .

Tiu, J., Monlezun, D., Valmoria, M., Shaban, A., Rincon, N., George, A., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2015). The Safety of Clopidogrel Loading Therapy in Acute Ischemic StrokePatients with Chronic Hemorrhage on Gradient Echo MRI. Nashville, TN .

Chavez-Keatts, M., Monlezun, D., Pineda, D., George, A., Tiu, J. B., Shaban, A., Martin-Schild, S. & El Khoury, R. (2014). Challenging the Additive Value of Transesophageal Echocardiography Amongst Patients with Left Atrial Enlargement on Transthoracic Echocardiography for Detection of Thrombus in Ischemic Stroke Patients. In ANNALS OF NEUROLOGY. (Vols. 76). pp. S87--S87.

Valmoria, M. S., Rincon, N., Shaban, A., Tiu, J., Monlezun, D., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Clopedogril loading in acute ischemic stroke patients with cerebral microbleed does not increase the risk of hemorrhage. In ANNALS OF NEUROLOGY. (Vols. 76). pp. S88--S89.

Valmoria, M., Rincon, N., Shaban, A., Tiu, J., Monlezun, D., El-Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, s. (2014). Clopidogrel loading in acute ischemic stroke patients with cerebral microbleed does notincrease the risk of hemorrhage. Baltimore .

Samai, A., Monlezun, D., Shaban, A., George, A., Dowell, L., Schluter, L., Kruse-Jarres, R., El- Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Combined Elevation of FVIII and von Willebrand FactorPredicts Risk for Worse Outcomes in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke(AIS).

Chavez-Keatts, M., Monlezun, D., Pineda, D., George, A., Tiu, J., Shaban, A., Martin-Schild, S. & El- Khoury, R. (2014). Left atrial enlargement on TTE misses left atrial thrombus on TEE thoughenlargement rather than thrombus predicts functional outcome. Baltimore .

Baranwal, P., Monlezun, D., Ryan, M., Shaban, A., George, A., El-Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Medicare and VA Patients have More Inpatient Complications and Less Neuroimagingthan Uninsured Patients. Philadeliphia .

Baranwal, P., Monlezun, Jr, D., Ryan, M., Pineda, D., Shaban, A., George, A., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Medicare and VA Patients Have More Inpatient Complications and Less Neuroimaging Than Uninsured Patients (P2. 139). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Friedant, A., Monlezun, Jr, D., Baranwal, P., Valmoria, M., Shaban, A., George, A., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Medicare Coverage Increases Odds of In-Hospital Mortality but Lack of Insurance Increases Odds of Poor Functional Outcome by Modified Rankin Score (mRS)(P2. 138). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Crisan, D., Shaban, A., Boehme, A., Dubin, P., Juengling, J., Schluter, L. A., Albright, K. C., Beasley, T. M. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Predictors of recovery of functional swallow after gastrostomy tube placement for dysphagia in stroke patients after inpatient rehabilitation: a pilot study. Annals of rehabilitation medicine, 38(4), 467.

Marx, M., Albright, K., Shaban, A., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Social HistoryMatters–The Impact of Illicit Drug Use on tPA Use and In-Hospital Mortality in AcuteIschemic Stroke.

Baranwal, P., Monlezun, D., Lanceta, J., Shaban, A., George, A., Martin-Schild, S. & El Khoury, R. (2014). Uninsured Patients May Lack Diagnoses for Chronic Diseases that are Known Stroke RiskPredictors. Philadeliphia .

Baranwal, P., Monlezun, Jr, D., Lanceta, J., Shaban, A., George, A., Martin-Schild, S. & El Khoury, R. (2014). Uninsured Patients May Lack Diagnoses for Chronic Diseases That Are Known Stroke Risk Predictors (P2. 140). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Samai, A., Monlezun, D., Shaban, A., George, A., Dowell, L., Kruse-Jarres, R., Schluter, L., El Khoury, R. & Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Von Willebrand factor drives the association between elevated factor VIII and poor outcomes in patients with ischemic stroke. Stroke, 45(9), 2789--2791.

Samai, A., Monlezun, D., Shaban, A., George, A., Dowell, L., El-Khoury, R., Martin-Schild, S. (2014). Willebrand Factor Drives the Association Between Elevated Factor VIII and PoorOutcomes in Patients with Ischemic Stroke.

Shaban, A. (Eds.) (2013). Translation for Journal Neurology.

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Siegler, J., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Absent A1 Segment--How Does It Impact Ischemic Stroke Characteristics and Outcome?(P03. 186). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Boehme, A. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Fetal Type Posterior CerebralCirculation Influence Stroke Characteristics. San Diego .

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Boehme, A. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Fetal Type Posterior Cerebral Circulation Influence Stroke Characteristics (P04. 070). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

George, A., Boehme, A., Siegler, J., Monlezun, D., Fowler, B., Shaban, A., Albright, K., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Hospital-Acquired Infection Underlies Poor Functional Outcome inPatients with Prolonged Length of Stay.

Shaban, A., Albright, K., Siegler, J., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). How Does It Impact Ischemic Stroke Characteristics and Outcome?. San Diego .

Marx, M., Albright, K., Shaban, A., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Illicit Drug Use –Contributing Factors for Lower tPA Treatment Rate Vary by Drug. San Diego .

Marx, M., Albright, K., Shaban, A., Boehme, A., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Illicit Drug Use--Contributing Factors for Lower tPA Treatment Rate Vary by Drug (P07. 248). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Dubin, P. H., Boehme, A. K., Siegler, J. E., Shaban, A., Juengling, J., Albright, K. C. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). New model for predicting surgical feeding tube placement in patients with an acute stroke event. Stroke, 44(11), 3232--3234.

Dubin, P., Boehme, A., Siegler, J., Shaban, A., Albright, K. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Predictors ofSurgical Feeding Tube Placement after Acute Stroke.

Crisan, D., Boehme, A., Shaban, A., Dubin, P., Sudkamp, J., Schluter, L., Siegler, J., Albright, K., Beasley, T. & Martin- Schild, S. (2013). Predictors of Recovery of Functional Swallow AfterGastrostomy Tube Placement for Dysphagia in Stroke Patients After InpatientRehabilitation. San Diego .

Crisan, D., Boehme, A., Shaban, A., Dubin, P., Sudkamp, J., Schluter, L., Siegler, J., Albright, K., Beasley, T. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Predictors of Recovery of Functional Swallow after Gastrostomy Tube Placement for Dysphagia in Stroke Patients after Inpatient Rehabilitation (P04. 066). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Dubin, P., Boehme, A., Schluter, L., Siegler, J., Shaban, A., Sudkamp, J., Albright, K. & Martin-Schild, S. (2013). Predictors of Surgical Feeding Tube Placement after Acute Stroke (P02. 045). Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology.

Shaban, A., Hymel, B., Chavez-Keatts, M., Karlitz, J., Martin-Schild, S. & Martin-Schild, S. Recurrent Posterior Strokes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients. A Case Series.