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

Grants

Publications

Echouffo-Tcheugui, JB, Xu, H, Matsouaka, RA, Xian, Y, Schwamm, LH, Smith, EE, Bhatt, DL, Hernandez, AF, Heidenreich, PA, and Fonarow, GC. "Diabetes and long-term outcomes of ischaemic stroke: findings from Get With The Guidelines-Stroke." European Heart Journal 39, no. 25 (July 2018): 2376-2386.

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29438515
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Wang, Y, Li, Z, Zhao, X, Wang, C, Wang, X, Wang, D, Liang, L, Liu, L, Wang, C, Li, H, Shen, H, Bettger, J, Pan, Y, Jiang, Y, Yang, X, Zhang, C, Han, X, Meng, X, Yang, X, Kang, H, Yuan, W, Fonarow, GC, Peterson, ED, Schwamm, LH, Xian, Y, Wang, Y, and GOLDEN BRIDGE—AIS Investigators, . "Effect of a Multifaceted Quality Improvement Intervention on Hospital Personnel Adherence to Performance Measures in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke in China: A Randomized Clinical Trial." Jama 320, no. 3 (July 2018): 245-254.

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29959443
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Man, S, Zhao, X, Uchino, K, Hussain, MS, Smith, EE, Bhatt, DL, Xian, Y, Schwamm, LH, Shah, S, Khan, Y, and Fonarow, GC. "Comparison of Acute Ischemic Stroke Care and Outcomes Between Comprehensive Stroke Centers and Primary Stroke Centers in the United States." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 11, no. 6 (June 2018): e004512-null.

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29794035
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Shroyer, ALW, Gioia, WE, Bishawi, M, Wallace, AS, Gulack, BC, Xian, Y, O'Brien, SM, Thourani, VH, and Bilfinger, TV. "Single- Versus Multicenter Surgeons' Risk-Adjusted Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Procedural Outcomes." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 105, no. 5 (May 2018): 1308-1314.

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29427617
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O'Brien, SM, Feng, L, He, X, Xian, Y, Jacobs, JP, Badhwar, V, Kurlansky, PA, Furnary, AP, Cleveland, JC, Lobdell, KW, Vassileva, C, Wyler von Ballmoos, MC, Thourani, VH, Rankin, JS, Edgerton, JR, D'Agostino, RS, Desai, ND, Edwards, FH, and Shahian, DM. "The Society of Thoracic Surgeons 2018 Adult Cardiac Surgery Risk Models: Part 2-Statistical Methods and Results." The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 105, no. 5 (May 2018): 1419-1428.

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29577924
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Butt, JH, Xian, Y, Peterson, ED, Olsen, PS, Rørth, R, Gundlund, A, Olesen, JB, Gislason, GH, Torp-Pedersen, C, Køber, L, and Fosbøl, EL. "Long-term Thromboembolic Risk in Patients With Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery and Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation." Jama Cardiology 3, no. 5 (May 2018): 417-424.

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29590304
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Zhao, X, Li, J, Tang, X, Xian, Y, Xu, J, Song, Y, Jiang, L, Xu, L, Chen, J, Zhang, Y, Song, L, Gao, L, Gao, Z, Zhang, J, Wu, Y, Qiao, S, Yang, Y, Gao, R, Xu, B, and Yuan, J. "Predictive value of the GRACE discharge score on the long-term out-of-hospital coronary thrombotic events after implantation of drug-eluting stents." Chinese Journal of Cardiology 46, no. 3 (March 24, 2018): 187-191.

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Jiang, J, Xian, Y, Al-Khalidi, H, Bahit, M, Lopes, R, Vinereanu, D, Xavier, D, He, P, He, W, Ciobanu, A, Kamanth, D, Fox, K, Rao, M, Pokorney, S, Berwanger, O, Tajer, C, Silva, PGMBE, Roettig, M, Huo, Y, and Granger, C. "IMPACT OF A MULTIFACETED EDUCATIONAL INTERVENTION ON ORAL ANTICOAGULATION (OAC) USE IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION (AF) PATIENTS ACCORDING TO ASPIRIN USE AT BASELINE: INSIGHTS FROM IMPACT-AF TRIAL." 67th Annual Scientific Session and Expo of the American-College-of-Cardiology (ACC). Orlando, FL. March 10, 2018 - March 12, 2018.: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, March 10, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Zhao, X-Y, Li, J-X, Tang, X-F, Xian, Y, Xu, J-J, Song, Y, Jiang, L, Xu, L-J, Chen, J, Zhang, Y, Song, L, Gao, L-J, Gao, Z, Zhang, J, Wu, Y, Qiao, S-B, Yang, Y-J, Gao, R-L, Xu, B, and Yuan, J-Q. "Evaluation of CRUSADE and ACUITY-HORIZONS Scores for Predicting Long-term Out-of-Hospital Bleeding after Percutaneous Coronary Interventions." Chinese medical journal 131, no. 3 (February 2018): 262-267.

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29363639
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Inohara, T, Xian, Y, Liang, L, Matsouaka, RA, Saver, JL, Smith, EE, Schwamm, LH, Reeves, MJ, Hernandez, AF, Bhatt, DL, Peterson, ED, and Fonarow, GC. "Association of Intracerebral Hemorrhage Among Patients Taking Non-Vitamin K Antagonist vs Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants With In-Hospital Mortality." Jama 319, no. 5 (February 2018): 463-473.

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29372247
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