Position:
Professor
Division:
Neurology
Research Interests:

Acute Stroke Trials, Secondary stroke prevention

 

Education:
School of Medicine, National University of Cordoba, Argentina, MD
Recent Publications:

•Sacco RL. Adams R. Albers G. Alberts MJ. Benavente O, et al. Guidelines for prevention of stroke in patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack: a statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association. Stroke. 37(2):577-617, 2006.
•Pergola PE. White CL. Graves JW. Coffey CS. Tonarelli SB. Hart RG. Benavente OR. SPS3 Investigators. Reliability and validity of blood pressure measurement in the Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes study. Blood Pressure Monitoring. 12(1):1-8, 2007 Feb.
•Adams R, Albers G, Alberts M, Benavente O, et al. Update to the AHA/ASA Recommendations for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack. Stroke, Mar 2008;10.1161.
•Amarenco P. Benavente O. EXPRESS transient ischemic attack study: speed the process!. Stroke. 39(8):2400-1, 2008 Aug.
•Amarenco P, Benavente O, Goldstein L, et.al. Results of the Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) trial by Stroke Subtypes. Stroke. 40:1405-1409, 2009.