Ying Xian, PhD

Associate Professor in Neurology
Associate Professor in Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt Street, Box 3850, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-7513
Email address ying.xian@duke.edu

Dr. Xian is an Associate Professor of Neurology and Medicine at the Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute. He received his Medical Degree from Beijing Medical University (Peking University Health Science Center) and completed his residency at Fuwai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, and Peking University People’s Hospital. Dr. Xian’s research is dedicated to improving health care quality and outcomes in patients with cardiovascular disease and stroke. He is the principle investigator of two American Heart Association (AHA) grants to study the safety and clinical effectiveness of tissue plasminogen activator in stroke and the ARAMIS Registry of stroke patients on non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants. Dr. Xian participates on multiple national committees including the AHA’s Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Quality Improvement Subcommittee, Stroke Systems of Care Advisory Group, Stroke Council’s Quality and Outcomes Committee, Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) Council’s Young Clinicians & Investigators Committee, and GWTG-Stroke Clinical Work Group. Dr. Xian has more than 110 published articles in high-tier journals and has been recognized for his research through the AHA QCOR Young Investigator Award and the Northwestern Junior Faculty Clinical Research Award.

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., University of Rochester, 2010
  • B.M., Beijing Medical University (China), 1999

Publications

Song, S, Liang, L, Fonarow, GC, Smith, EE, Bhatt, DL, Matsouaka, RA, Xian, Y, Schwamm, LH, and Saver, JL. "Comparison of Clinical Care and In-Hospital Outcomes of Asian American and White Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke." Jama Neurology (January 22, 2019).

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Bangalore, S, Schwamm, LH, Smith, EE, Hellkamp, AS, Xian, Y, Schulte, PJ, Saver, JL, Fonarow, GC, Bhatt, DL, and Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Steering Committee and Investigators, . "Relation of Admission Blood Pressure to In-hospital and 90-Day Outcomes in Patients Presenting With Transient Ischemic Attack." The American Journal of Cardiology (January 11, 2019).

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30685057
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Machline-Carrion, MJ, Santucci, EV, Damiani, LP, Bahit, C, Málaga, G, Pontes-Neto, OM, Martins, SCO, Zétola, VF, Normilio-Silva, K, de Freitas, GR, Gorgulho, A, De Salles, A, da Silva, BGP, Santos, JY, de Andrade Jesuíno, I, Bueno, PRT, Cavalcanti, AB, Guimarães, HP, Xian, Y, Bettger, JP, Lopes, RD, Peterson, ED, and Berwanger, O. "An international cluster-randomized quality improvement trial to increase the adherence to evidence-based therapies for acute ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack patients: Rationale and design of the BRIDGE STROKE Trial." American Heart Journal 207 (January 2019): 49-57.

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Menon, BK, Xu, H, Cox, M, Saver, JL, Goyal, M, Peterson, E, Xian, Y, Matsuoka, R, Jehan, R, Yavagal, D, Gupta, R, Mehta, B, Bhatt, DL, Fonarow, GC, Schwamm, LH, and Smith, EE. "Components and Trends in Door to Treatment Times for Endovascular Therapy in Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Hospitals." Circulation 139, no. 2 (January 2019): 169-179.

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Machline Carrion, MJ, Santucci, EV, Damiani, LP, Cecilia Bahit, M, Malaga, G, Pontes-Neto, OM, Martins, SCO, Zetola, VF, Normilio-Silva, K, de Freitas, GR, Gorgulho, A, De Salles, A, Pacheco da Silva, BG, Santos, JY, Jesuino, I, Bueno, PR, Cavalcanti, AB, Guimaraes, HP, Xian, Y, Bettger, JP, Lopes, RD, Peterson, E, and Berwanger, O. "An International Cluster Randomized Quality-Improvement Trial to Increase the Adherence to Evidence-Based Therapies for Acute Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack Patients - The Bridge Stroke Trial." Scientific Sessions of the American-Heart-Association (AHA) / Resuscitation Science Symposium. Chicago, IL. November 9, 2018 - November 12, 2018.: LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, December 18, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Wang, Y, Li, Z, Wang, Y, Zhao, X, Liu, L, Yang, X, Wang, C, Gu, H, Zhang, F, Wang, C, Xian, Y, Wang, DZ, Dong, Q, Xu, A, and Zhao, J. "Chinese Stroke Center Alliance: a national effort to improve healthcare quality for acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack: rationale, design and preliminary findings." Stroke and Vascular Neurology 3, no. 4 (December 2018): 256-262. (Review)

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Magdon-Ismail, Z, Ledneva, T, Sun, M, Schwamm, LH, Sherman, B, Qian, F, Bettger, JP, Xian, Y, and Stein, J. "Factors associated with 1-year mortality after discharge for acute stroke: what matters?." Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 25, no. 8 (December 2018): 576-583.

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Wang, Y, Li, Z, Zhao, X, Liu, L, Wang, C, Wang, C, Peterson, ED, Schwamm, LH, Fonarow, GC, Smith, SC, Bettger, J, Wang, D, Li, H, Xian, Y, and Wang, Y. "Evidence-Based Performance Measures and Outcomes in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 11, no. 12 (December 2018): e001968-null.

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30557048
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El Husseini, N, Fonarow, GC, Smith, EE, Ju, C, Sheng, S, Schwamm, LH, Hernandez, AF, Schulte, PJ, Xian, Y, and Goldstein, LB. "Association of Kidney Function With 30-Day and 1-Year Poststroke Mortality and Hospital Readmission." Stroke 49, no. 12 (December 2018): 2896-2903.

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30571413
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Xian, Y, and Fonarow, GC. "The Need for Speed." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 11, no. 12 (December 2018): e005234-null.

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