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Curtis Benesch

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionSchool of Medicine and Dentistry
DepartmentNeurology
AddressUniversity of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673
Rochester NY 14642
 
 Awards And Honors
1984     Phi Kappi Phi  | Nebraska Wesleyan University
1988     Alpha Omega Alpha  | University of Nebraska Medical Center
1996     Neurology Faculty Teaching Award  | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
2000     New York State Affiliate Service Award  | American Heart Association
2001     Bob Tietje Award, Volunteer Service  | American Heart Association
2006     Volunteer of the Year Award  | American Heart Association
2007     Neurology Faculty Teaching Award  | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Denistry
 
 Overview
Major research interests are: Clinical trials of acute stroke treatment, Secondary prevention of stroke, and Cost-effectiveness of diagnostic testing, evaluation, and care of patients with stroke.

 
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  1. Benesch CG, Holloway RG. Too important to fail. Ann Neurol. 2013 Feb; 73(2):153-4.
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  2. Young KC, Jain A, Jain M, Replogle RE, Benesch CG, Jahromi BS. Evidence-based treatment of carotid artery stenosis. Neurosurg Focus. 2011 Jun; 30(6):E2.
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  3. Young KC, Benesch CG, Jahromi BS. Cost-effectiveness of multimodal CT for evaluating acute stroke. Neurology. 2010 Nov 9; 75(19):1678-85.
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  4. Young KC, Benesch CG. Transesophageal echocardiography screening in subjects with a first cerebrovascular ischemic event. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2011 Nov; 20(6):503-9.
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  5. Young KC, Holloway RG, Burgin WS, Benesch CG. A cost-effectiveness analysis of carotid artery stenting compared with endarterectomy. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2010 Sep-Oct; 19(5):404-9.
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  6. Young KC, Jahromi BS, Singh MJ, Illig KA, Benesch CG. Hospital resource use following carotid endarterectomy in 2006: analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2010 Nov-Dec; 19(6):458-64.
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  7. Young KC, Teeters JC, Benesch CG, Bisognano JD, Illig KA. Cost-effectiveness of treating resistant hypertension with an implantable carotid body stimulator. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2009 Oct; 11(10):555-63.
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  8. Holloway RG, Benesch C. When disclosures are more interesting than the evidence. Stroke. 2009 Feb; 40(2):e44; author reply e45.
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  9. Kelly A, Thompson JP, Tuttle D, Benesch C, Holloway RG. Public reporting of quality data for stroke: is it measuring quality? Stroke. 2008 Dec; 39(12):3367-71.
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  10. Kasner SE, Lynn MJ, Chimowitz MI, Frankel MR, Howlett-Smith H, Hertzberg VS, Chaturvedi S, Levine SR, Stern BJ, Benesch CG, Jovin TG, Sila CA, Romano JG. Warfarin vs aspirin for symptomatic intracranial stenosis: subgroup analyses from WASID. Neurology. 2006 Oct 10; 67(7):1275-8.
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  11. Elkind MS, Benesch CG. Lowering cholesterol in patients with stroke: raising the standard. Neurology. 2006 Apr 25; 66(8):1140-1.
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  12. Kasner SE, Chimowitz MI, Lynn MJ, Howlett-Smith H, Stern BJ, Hertzberg VS, Frankel MR, Levine SR, Chaturvedi S, Benesch CG, Sila CA, Jovin TG, Romano JG, Cloft HJ. Predictors of ischemic stroke in the territory of a symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis. Circulation. 2006 Jan 31; 113(4):555-63.
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  13. Holloway RG, Benesch CG, Burgin WS, Zentner JB. Prognosis and decision making in severe stroke. JAMA. 2005 Aug 10; 294(6):725-33.
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  14. Chimowitz MI, Lynn MJ, Howlett-Smith H, Stern BJ, Hertzberg VS, Frankel MR, Levine SR, Chaturvedi S, Kasner SE, Benesch CG, Sila CA, Jovin TG, Romano JG. Comparison of warfarin and aspirin for symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis. N Engl J Med. 2005 Mar 31; 352(13):1305-16.
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  15. Dib EG, Bernstein S, Benesch C. Multifocal myoclonus induced by trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole therapy in a patient with nocardia infection. N Engl J Med. 2004 Jan 1; 350(1):88-9.
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  16. Cramer SC, Rordorf G, Maki JH, Kramer LA, Grotta JC, Burgin WS, Hinchey JA, Benesch C, Furie KL, Lutsep HL, Kelly E, Longstreth WT. Increased pelvic vein thrombi in cryptogenic stroke: results of the Paradoxical Emboli from Large Veins in Ischemic Stroke (PELVIS) study. Stroke. 2004 Jan; 35(1):46-50.
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  17. Benesch C. Antithrombotic and thrombolytic therapy for ischemic stroke. Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2003 Jul; 5(4):267-75.
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  18. Design, progress and challenges of a double-blind trial of warfarin versus aspirin for symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis. Neuroepidemiology. 2003 Mar-Apr; 22(2):106-17.
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  19. Illig KA, Zhang R, Tanski W, Benesch C, Sternbach Y, Green RM. Is the rationale for carotid angioplasty and stenting in patients excluded from NASCET/ACAS or eligible for ARCHeR justified? J Vasc Surg. 2003 Mar; 37(3):575-81.
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  20. Holloway RG, Vickrey BG, Benesch C, Hinchey JA, Bieber J. Development of performance measures for acute ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2001 Sep; 32(9):2058-74.
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  21. Hinchey JA, Benesch C. Thrombolytic therapy in patients with acute ischemic stroke. Arch Neurol. 2000 Oct; 57(10):1430-6.
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  22. Benesch CG, Chimowitz MI. Best treatment for intracranial arterial stenosis? 50 years of uncertainty. The WASID Investigators. Neurology. 2000 Aug 22; 55(4):465-6.
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  23. Holloway RG, Benesch C, Rush SR. Stroke prevention: narrowing the evidence-practice gap. Neurology. 2000 May 23; 54(10):1899-906.
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  24. Wu CL, Francisco DR, Benesch CG. Perioperative stroke associated with postoperative epidural analgesia. J Clin Anesth. 2000 Feb; 12(1):61-3.
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  25. Tanne D, Bates VE, Verro P, Kasner SE, Binder JR, Patel SC, Mansbach HH, Daley S, Schultz LR, Karanjia PN, Scott P, Dayno JM, Vereczkey-Porter K, Benesch C, Book D, Coplin WM, Dulli D, Levine SR. Initial clinical experience with IV tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke: a multicenter survey. The t-PA Stroke Survey Group. Neurology. 1999 Jul 22; 53(2):424-7.
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  26. Holloway RG, Benesch CG, Rahilly CR, Courtright CE. A systematic review of cost-effectiveness research of stroke evaluation and treatment. Stroke. 1999 Jul; 30(7):1340-9.
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  27. Grau AJ, Buggle F, Ziegler C, Schwarz W, Meuser J, Tasman AJ, Bühler A, Benesch C, Becher H, Hacke W. Association between acute cerebrovascular ischemia and chronic and recurrent infection. Stroke. 1997 Sep; 28(9):1724-9.
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  28. Benesch C, Witter DM, Wilder AL, Duncan PW, Samsa GP, Matchar DB. Inaccuracy of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9-CM) in identifying the diagnosis of ischemic cerebrovascular disease. Neurology. 1997 Sep; 49(3):660-4.
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  29. Benesch CG, McDaniel KD, Cox C, Hamill RW. End-stage Alzheimer's disease. Glasgow Coma Scale and the neurologic examination. Arch Neurol. 1993 Dec; 50(12):1309-15.
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  30. Riggs JE, Ketonen LM, Bodensteiner JB, Benesch CG. Wasp sting-associated cerebral infarction: a role for cerebrovascular sympathetic innervation. Clin Neuropharmacol. 1993 Aug; 16(4):362-5.
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  31. Madison LS, Wells TE, Fristo TE, Benesch CG. A controlled study of folic acid treatment in three fragile X syndrome males. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1986 Aug; 7(4):253-6.
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