Patricia Davis, MD


Specialty: Stroke
Emeritus Professor of Neurology

Contact Information

Primary Office: S202 RCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-4301



MD, Queen's University

Fellowship, NINDS, NIH
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Toronto
Residency, Neurology, University of Toronto

Research Summary

Clinical trials of stroke treatment and prevention, Clinical trials of stroke treatment and prevention (SPARCL, Economic cost of stroke, Genetic predisposition to stroke (SWISS), Longitudinal study of carotid atherosclerosis in a cohort of young adults, MATCH), Neuroepidemiology

Selected Publications

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Leira E, Coffey C, Jorge R, Morton S, Froehler M, Davis P, Adams, Jr H.  The NIHSS supplementary motor scale: a valid tool for multidisciplinary recovery trials..  Cerebrovascular diseases (Basel, Switzerland).  2013 January 1. 36(1):69-73.

Mikami K, Jorge R, Adams, Jr H, Davis P, Leira E, Jang M, Robinson R.  Effect of antidepressants on the course of disability following stroke..  The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.  2011 December 1. 19(12):1007-15.

Davis P, Dawson J, Blecha M, Mastbergen R, Sonka M.  Measurement of aortic intimal-medial thickness in adolescents and young adults..  Ultrasound in medicine & biology.  2010 April 1. 36(4):560-5.

Dawson J, Sonka M, Blecha M, Lin W, Davis P.  Risk factors associated with aortic and carotid intima-media thickness in adolescents and young adults: the Muscatine Offspring Study..  Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  2009 June 16. 53(24):2273-9.

Grigoryan M, Geisler S, St Louis E, Baumbach G, Davis P.  Cerebral arteriolar thromboembolism in idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome..  Archives of neurology.  2009 April 1. 66(4):528-31.

Davis P.  Use of oral contraceptives and postmenopausal hormone replacement: evidence on risk of stroke..  Current treatment options in neurology.  2008 November 1. 10(6):468-74.

Leira E, Davis P, Martin C, Torner J, Yoo B, Weeks J, Hindman B, Todd M.  Improving prediction of outcome in "good grade" subarachnoid hemorrhage..  Neurosurgery.  2007 September 1. 61(3):470-3; discussion 473-4.

Leira E, Pary J, Davis P, Grimsman K, Adams, Jr H.  Slow progressive acceptance of intravenous thrombolysis for patients with stroke by rural primary care physicians..  Archives of neurology.  2007 April 1. 64(4):518-21.

Jensen M, Yoo B, Clarke W, Davis P, Adams, Jr H.  Blood pressure as an independent prognostic factor in acute ischemic stroke..  The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques.  2006 February 1. 33(1):34-8.

Apostolova L, White M, Moore S, Davis P.  Deep white matter pathologic features in watershed regions: a novel pattern of central nervous system involvement in MELAS..  Archives of neurology.  2005 July 1. 62(7):1154-6.

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