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John Liggins, MD, MS

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Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

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Education

BS, Psychology (Honors), McGill University
MS, Psychiatry, McGill University
MD, Stanford University
Resident, Psychiatry, University of Iowa
Chief Resident, Psychiatry, University of Iowa

Publications

Wheeler, H. M., Mlynash, M., Inoue, M., Tipirnini, A., Liggins, J., Bammer, R., Lansberg, M. G., Kemp, S., Zaharchuk, G., Straka, M. & Albers, G. W. (2015). The growth rate of early DWI lesions is highly variable and associated with penumbral salvage and clinical outcomes following endovascular reperfusion. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society, 10(5), 723-9. PMID: 25580662.

Liggins, J. T., Yoo, A. J., Mishra, N. K., Wheeler, H. M., Straka, M., Leslie-Mazwi, T. M., Chaudhry, Z. A., Kemp, S., Mlynash, M., Bammer, R., Albers, G. W. & Lansberg, M. G. (2015). A score based on age and DWI volume predicts poor outcome following endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society, 10(5), 705-9. PMID: 24207136.

Liggins, J. T., Mlynash, M., Jovin, T. G., Straka, M., Kemp, S., Bammer, R., Marks, M. P., Albers, G. W. & Lansberg, M. G. (2015). Interhospital variation in reperfusion rates following endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke. Journal of neurointerventional surgery, 7(4), 231-3. PMID: 24662608.

Rangaraju, S., Liggins, J. T., Aghaebrahim, A., Streib, C., Sun, C. H., Gupta, R., Nogueira, R., Frankel, M., Mlynash, M., Lansberg, M., Albers, G., Jadhav, A. & Jovin, T. G. (2014). Pittsburgh outcomes after stroke thrombectomy score predicts outcomes after endovascular therapy for anterior circulation large vessel occlusions. Stroke, 45(8), 2298-304. PMID: 25005445.

Wheeler, H. M., Mlynash, M., Inoue, M., Tipirneni, A., Liggins, J., Zaharchuk, G., Straka, M., Kemp, S., Bammer, R., Lansberg, M. G. & Albers, G. W. (2013). Early diffusion-weighted imaging and perfusion-weighted imaging lesion volumes forecast final infarct size in DEFUSE 2. Stroke, 44(3), 681-5. PMID: 23390119.

Liggins, J., Pihl, R. O., Benkelfat, C. & Leyton, M. (2012). The dopamine augmenter L-DOPA does not affect positive mood in healthy human volunteers. PloS one, 7(1), e28370. PMID: 22238577.