Publications and Presentations



1.     Gioia L, Zewude R, Kate M, Liss K, Rowe B, Buck B, Jeerakathil T, Butcher K. Prehospital Systolic Blood pressure is higher in acute stroke compared to stroke mimics. Neurology, 2016; doi: 10.1212/wnl.000000000002747:1526-632X

2.     Gioia L, Kate M, Sivakumar L, Hussain D, Kalasyhan H, Buck, B, Bussiere M, Jeerakathil T, Shuaib A, Emery D, Butcher K. Early anticoagulation with rivaroxaban after cardioembolic stroke does not result in hemorrhagic transformation: A prospective MRI study. Stroke 2016 may 24. Pii: STROJEAHA.116013491



3.     Kate M, Gioia L, Buck B, Jeerakathil T, Shuaib A Butcher K. Dabigatran Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients Without Atrial Fibrillation. Stroke. 2015; 46(9): 2685-2687.

4.     Sun H, Kate M, Gioia L, Emery D, Butcher K, Wilman A. Quantitative susceptibility mapping using a superposed inversion method: application to intracranial hemorrhage. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 28 Sep 2015, DOI: 10. 1002/mrm.25919

5.     Tamm A, McCourt R, Gould E, Kate M, Gioia L, Asdaghi N, Kosior J, Coutts, S, Hill M, Demchuk, A, Jeerakathil T, Emery D, Butcher K Cerebral Perfusion Pressure is Maintained in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage: a CT Perfusion Study. American J Neuroradiology. 2015 Oct 8.

6.     Kate MP, Riaz, P, Gioia L, Sivakumar L, Jeerakathil T, Buck B, Beaulieu C, Butcher K. Dynamic Evolution of Diffusion-Weighted Imaging Lesions in Minor Ischemic Stroke. Stroke 2015 Jun 16. Pii: STROKEAHA.115.009775

7.     Baron C, Kate M, Gioia L, Butcher K, Emery D, Budde M, Beaulieu C. MRI Implicates Neuronal Beading as the Source of Reduced Water Diffusion After Acute Stroke in Humans. Stroke. 2015; 46:2136-41.

8.     Parthasarthy R, Sohn S, Jeerakathil T, Kate M, Mishra S, Nambiar V, Ahmad A, Menon B, Shuaib A. Comprehensive ischemic stroke prognostication scale based on combined arterial and venous grading. J Neuroimaging. 2015 Jun 17. doi: 10.1111/jon.12260

9.     Gioia LC, Kate MP, Jeerakathil T, Emery D, Butcher K. Sub-acute DWI lesions Are Predicted By Hematoma Volume And Not Blood Pressure Reduction Stroke 2015 Apr 28. Pii: STROKEAHA.114.008304

10.  Choi V, Kate M, Kosior J, Buck B, Steve T, McCourt R, Jeerakathil T, Shuaib A, Emery D, Butcher K. National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Score is an Unreliable Predictor of Perfusion Deficits in Acute Stroke. International J Stroke 2015 Apr 6 doi: 1111/ijs.12438.

11.  Gioia L, Kate M, McCourt R, Gould E, Coutts S, Dowlatashahi D et al Statins Are Associated With Increased Perihematoma Edema Volumes and not Cerebral Blood Flow in Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Journal Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 11 Mar 2015

12.  Gioia L, Kate M, Dowlatshahi D, Hill MD, Butcher K. Blood pressure management in acute intracerebral hemorrhage: current evidence and ongoing controversies. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2015 Feb 13

13.  Gioia L, Kate MP, Butcher K. Letter regarding Article, "Blood Pressure-lowering Treatment with Candesartan in Patients With Acute Hemorrhagic Stroke." Stroke doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.007807

14.  McCourt R, Gould E, Kate M, Asdaghi N, Kosior J, Coutts, S, Hill M, Demchuk, A, Jeerakathil T, Emery D, Butcher K Blood Brain Barrier Compromise Does Not Predict Perihematoma Edema Growth in Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Stroke doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.007544



15.  Kate MP, Hansen MB, Mouridsen K, Ostergaard L, Choi V, Gould BE, McCourt R, Hill M, Demchuk A, Coutts S B, Dowlatashahi D, Emery D, Buck B, Butcher K S. Blood pressure reduction does not reduce Perihematoma oxygenation: A CT Perfusion study. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 2014; 34 (1): 81-86.

16.  Kate MP, Sylaja PN, Bejoy T, Kesavdas C. Predictors of unfavourable outcome in medically treated symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic disease J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014; 23 (5): 973-978.

17.  Kate MP, Szkotak A, Witt A, Shuaib A, Butcher K. Thrombolysis protocol for dabigatran treated patients presenting with ischemic stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014; 23 (6): 1351-5.

18.  Gould B, McCourt R, Gioia L, Kate M, Hill M, Asdaghi N, Dowlatshahi D, Jeerakathil T, Coutts S, Demchuk A, Emery D, Shuaib A, Butcher K. Acute Blood Pressure Reduction in Intracerebral Hemorrhage Patients Does Not Result in Borderzone Region Hypoperfusion Stroke. 2014 Aug 21. pii: STROKEAHA.114.005614. [Epub ahead of print]

19.  Sivakumar L, Kate M, Jeerakathil T, Camicioli R, Buck B, Butcher K Serial Montreal Cognitive Assessments Demonstrate Reversible Cognitive Impairments in Acute TIA and Minor Stroke Patients. Stroke. 2014; 45 (6): 1709-1715.

20.  Sivakumar L, Kate M, Gioia L, Camicioli R, Butcher K. Response Serial Montreal Cognitive Assessments Demonstrate Reversible Cognitive Impairments in Acute TIA and Minor Stroke Patients. Stroke. 2014 Sep;45(9):e194. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.006360. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

21.  McCourt R, Gould B, Gioia L, Kate M, Coutts S, Dowlatashahi D, Asdaghi N, Jeerakathil T, Hill M, Demchuk A, Buck B, Emery D, Butcher K, on behalf of the ICH-ADAPT investigators. Cerebral Perfusion and Blood Pressure Do Not Affect Perihematoma Edema Growth in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Stroke. 2014; 45 (5): 1292-1298.

22.  Kate M, Thomas B, Sylaja PN. Cerebral Venous Thrombosis in Post-lumbar puncture intracranial hypotension: case report and review of literature. F1000Research. 2014,3:41.

23.  Kate M, Shuaib A. Hyperacute Posterior Circulation Ischemic Stroke: Shed DWI Light. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2014; 41:139-140



24.  Parthasarthy R, Kate M, Rempel JL, Liebeskind DS, Jeerakathil T, Butcher KS, Shuaib A. Prognostic Evauation based on Cortical Vein Score Difference in Stroke. Stroke. 2013; 44 (10): 2748-2754.

25.  Gould B, McCourt R, Asdaghi N, Dowlatashahi D, Jeerakathil T, Kate M, Coutts SB, Hill MD, Demchuk AM, Shuaib A, Emery D, Butcher K; ICH ADAPT investigators. Autoregulation of cerebral blood flow is preserved in primary intracerebral hemorrhage. Stroke. 2013; 44(6): 1726-8.

26.  Shuaib UA, Kate M*, Homik J, Jeerakathil T. Recurrent non-aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in Takayasu arteritis: is the cause immunological or mechanical? BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jun 13;2013.doi:pii:bcr2013008825.


27.  Kate MP, Sylaja PN, Kesavdas C, Pandian J, Balakrishnan.R, Sarma S. Predictors of early deterioration and 90 day outcome in transient ischemic attack and minor ischemic stroke. Neurol India.2012; 60(2): 165-167.

28.  Kate MP, Dash G K and Ashalatha R. PLEDs in emergent EEG long term seizure and clinical outcome study of 79 patients. Seizure. 2012; 21(6): 450-456.

29.  Kate MP, Iyer R, Kuruvilla A, Nair M, MRI changes in Giant Axonal Polyneuropathy J Clin Neurosci. 2012; 19 (2): 299, 340.

30.  Kate MP Shuaib A Prevention of Stroke in atrial fibrillation: cautious optimism. Lancet Neurol. 2012; 11(3): 203-205.


31.  Kate MP, Raju D, Fayaz RK, Vibhin V, Nair MD and Thomas SV. Successful treatment of refractory organic catatonic disorder with repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) therapy. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 2011 (Summer) 23(3): E2-3.

32.  Kate MP ,Kesavdas C,Krishnan S, Soman M, Nair M, Singh A. Late onset Boucher-Neuhauser Syndrome (late BNS) associated with white-matter changes: a report of two cases and review of literature. J Neurol, Neurosurg Psychiatry 2011;82(8) :888-891.

33.  Singh A, Kate MP, Nair MD, Kapilamoorthy TR and Kesavdas C. Bilateral perisylvian infarct - A rare cause and rare occurrence. Singapore Med J. 2011;52(4):e62-5.

34.  S.E. Sreedharan, J. Chellenton, Kate M.P, C. Kesavadas. Reversible Pancallosal Signal Changes in Febrile Encephalopathy: Report of 2 Cases Am J Neuroradiol. 2011; 32(9): E172-174.


2010 and prior

35.  Ramesha KN, Kate MP, Kesavadas C, Radhakrishnan V V, Sarma P S and Thomas S V. Neoplastic meningitis: follow up and outcome  Neurology Asia 2010; 15(1): 71-77 .

36.  Ramesha KN, Kate MP, Kesavadas C, Radhakrishnan VV, Nair S, Thomas SV. Fungal infections of the central nervous system in HIV-negative patients:Experience from a tertiary referral center of South India.Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2010;13:112-6.

37.  Dash G K, Kate MP, Rathore C and Radhakrishnan A. Reversible Photoparoxysmal Response at 1Hz in A Patient with Posterior Fossa Mass Lesion. Neurol India. 2010;58(2):326-7.

38.  Kalita J , Kate MP and Misra UK. Recurrent febrile encephalopathy: A presentation form of glutaric aciduria type1. Journal of Pediatric Neurology. 2009; 7(4):393-395.

39.  Baheti NN, Cherian A, Kate MP, Krishnan S and Thomas B.Intracerebral hemorrhages in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease Neurol India. 2009;57(6): 815-817.

40.  Dixit VK, Panda K, Babu AV, Kate MP, Mohapatra A, Vashistha P and Jain AK. Asymptomatic chronic hepatitis B virus infection in northern India. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2007;26(4): 159-161.

41.  Dixit VK, Vashistha P, Kate MP, Abhilash VB, Mohapatra A and Jain AK. Wilson's hepatitis: unusual presentation and survival. Indian J Med Sci. 2006;60(11): 471-472.

42.  Dixit VK, Abhilash VB, Kate MP and Jain AK. Hepatitis E infection with Bell's palsy. J Assoc Physicians India. 2006;54: 418.

43.  Dixit VK, Kate MP, Abhilash VB, Vashistha P, Mohapatra A and Jain AK.Association of Guillain-Barre syndrome and hepatitis E infection. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2006; 25(1): 48.

44.  Kate MP and Gurav R B. Profile of Patients in Casualty Department of tertiary health care hospital. Journal of Community Health. 12/2003; 5(1): 53-58.