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Robert FAHED, MD MSc

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Robert FAHED

Associate Scientist, Neuroscience
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Associate Professor, Medicine
University of Ottawa
Staff Interventional Neuroradiologist, Radiology, Medicine
University of Ottawa
Staff Neurologist, Department of Medical Imaging, Medicine
University of Ottawa

Research Interests

Dr. Fahed is interested in cerebrovascular diseases (both ischemic and hemorrhagic), stroke imaging, and neuroendovascular procedures.

He performs several types of research studies, including literature (systematic) reviews, cohort studies, and accuracy/agreement studies. He is also involved in research methodology and publishes methodological and ethical papers about randomized trials.

Brief Biography

Dr. Fahed is a interventional Neuroradiologist and Stroke Neurologist at The Ottawa Hospital, and Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa. He was also appointed as an Associate Scientist in the Neuroscience Program at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute November 2019.

Dr. Robert Fahed obtained the majority of his training and degrees in France. He has a Masters Degree in Vascular Biology and is in process of completing his PhD. He completed his Medical Degree at the University of Pierre and Marie Currie in Paris France in 2011 and followed this with his Neurology specialty in 2015 as well in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, and a Diploma in Expertise in Cerebrovascular Diseases. He currently holds a Department of Medicine Research Chair and a Richard Clinical Research Fellowship. He has over 130 contributions, including 128 publications, 4 books with mainly primary and co-author publications.

Selected Publications

Stroke Prognostication Obeys the Same Rules as Real Estate
Neurology 2022-03-15 | Journal article DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000200168
CONTRIBUTORS: Adrien Guenego; Robert Fahed

Parent Artery Straightening after Flow-Diverter Stenting Improves the Odds of Aneurysm Occlusion
American Journal of Neuroradiology 2022-01 | Journal article DOI: 10.3174/ajnr.A7350
CONTRIBUTORS: K. Janot; R. Fahed; A. Rouchaud; K. Zuber; G. Boulouis; G. Forestier; C. Mounayer; M. Piotin

Predicting long-term outcomes in acute intracerebral haemorrhage using delayed prognostication scores
Stroke and Vascular Neurology 2021-12 | Journal article DOI: 10.1136/svn-2020-000656
CONTRIBUTORS: Ronda Lun; Vignan Yogendrakumar; Tim Ramsay; Michel Shamy; Robert Fahed; Magdy H Selim; Dar Dowlatshahi

Comparing N-hexyl cyanoacrylate (Magic Glue) and N-butyl cyanoacrylate (NBCA) for neurovascular embolization using the pressure cooker technique: An experimental study in swine
Journal of Neuroradiology 2021-11 | Journal article DOI: 10.1016/j.neurad.2020.12.005
CONTRIBUTORS: Lorena Nico; Elsa Magro; Julien Ognard; Robert Fahed; Igor Salazkin; Guylaine Gevry; Tim Darsaut; Jean Raymond; Jean-Christophe Gentric

The ARTISSE intrasaccular device for intracranial aneurysm treatment: short-term, mid-term and long-term clinical and angiographic results
Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery 2021-10-05 | Journal article DOI: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2021-017806
CONTRIBUTORS: Michel Piotin; Robert Fahed; Hocine Redjem; Stanislas Smajda; Jean Philippe Desilles; Simon Escalard; Benjamin Maïer; Solène Hebert; François Delvoye; Mikael Mazighi et al.

Angiographic results of surgical or endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms: a systematic review and inter-observer reliability study
Neuroradiology 2021-09-24 | Journal article DOI: 10.1007/s00234-021-02676-0
CONTRIBUTORS: Anass Benomar; Behzad Farzin; David Volders; Guylaine Gevry; Justine Zehr; Robert Fahed; William Boisseau; Jean-Christophe Gentric; Elsa Magro; Lorena Nico et al.

Revised intracerebral hemorrhage expansion definitions: Relationship with care limitations
International Journal of Stroke 2021-08-02 | Journal article DOI: 10.1177/1747493020967255
CONTRIBUTORS: Ronda Lun; Vignan Yogendrakumar; Greg Walker; Michel Shamy; Robert Fahed; Adnan Qureshi; Dar Dowlatshahi

Diseases, conditions and populations of interest

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