Ying Xian, PhD

Associate Professor in Neurology
Associate Professor in Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 200 Morris St, Duke Box 3850, Durham, NC 27701
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

Xian, Ying, Ann Marie Navar, Shuang Li, Zhuokai Li, Jennifer Robinson, Salim S. Virani, Michael J. Louie, et al. “Intensity of Lipid Lowering With Statin Therapy in Patients With Cerebrovascular Disease Versus Coronary Artery Disease: Insights from the PALM Registry..” J Am Heart Assoc 8, no. 19 (October 2019). https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.119.013229.

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31554462
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Polo, Manuel Caceres, Dylan Thibault, Vinod H. Thourani, Vinay Badhwar, Ying Xian, and Richard J. Shemin. “Risk Analysis And Outcomes Of Postoperative Renal Failure Following Aortic Valve Surgery In The Us..” Ann Thorac Surg, September 5, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.07.052.

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31494138
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Xu, Jie, Anxin Wang, Runqi Wangqin, Jinglin Mo, Zimo Chen, Liye Dai, Xia Meng, et al. “Efficacy of clopidogrel for stroke depends on CYP2C19 genotype and risk profile..” Ann Neurol 86, no. 3 (September 2019): 419–26. https://doi.org/10.1002/ana.25535.

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31237713
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Kaufman, Brystana G., Emily C. O’Brien, Sally C. Stearns, Roland Matsouaka, G Mark Holmes, Morris Weinberger, Paula H. Song, et al. “The Medicare Shared Savings Program and Outcomes for Ischemic Stroke Patients: a Retrospective Cohort Study..” J Gen Intern Med, August 26, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-019-05283-1.

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Ader, Jeremy, Jingjing Wu, Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric E. Smith, Shreyansh Shah, Ying Xian, Deepak L. Bhatt, et al. “Hospital distance, socioeconomic status, and timely treatment of ischemic stroke..” Neurology 93, no. 8 (August 20, 2019): e747–57. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000007963.

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Inohara, Taku, Li Liang, Andrzej S. Kosinski, Eric E. Smith, Lee H. Schwamm, Adrian F. Hernandez, Deepak L. Bhatt, Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric D. Peterson, and Ying Xian. “Recent Myocardial Infarction is Associated With Increased Risk in Older Adults With Acute Ischemic Stroke Receiving Thrombolytic Therapy..” J Am Heart Assoc 8, no. 15 (August 6, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.119.012450.

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31327296
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Ali-Ahmed, Fatima, Jerome J. Federspiel, Li Liang, Haolin Xu, Theresa Sevilis, Adrian F. Hernandez, Andrzej S. Kosinski, et al. “Intravenous Tissue Plasminogen Activator in Stroke Mimics..” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 12, no. 8 (August 2019). https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005609.

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31412730
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Butt, Jawad H., Ang Li, Ying Xian, Eric D. Peterson, David Garcia, Christian Torp-Pedersen, Lars Køber, and Emil L. Fosbøl. “Direct oral anticoagulant- versus vitamin K antagonist-related gastrointestinal bleeding: Insights from a nationwide cohort..” Am Heart J 216 (July 25, 2019): 117–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.07.012.

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31425898
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Xian, Ying, Haolin Xu, Emily C. O’Brien, Shreyansh Shah, Laine Thomas, Michael J. Pencina, Gregg C. Fonarow, et al. “Clinical Effectiveness of Direct Oral Anticoagulants vs Warfarin in Older Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Ischemic Stroke: Findings From the Patient-Centered Research Into Outcomes Stroke Patients Prefer and Effectiveness Research (PROSPER) Study..” Jama Neurol, July 22, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2019.2099.

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Jahan, Reza, Jeffrey L. Saver, Lee H. Schwamm, Gregg C. Fonarow, Li Liang, Roland A. Matsouaka, Ying Xian, et al. “Association Between Time to Treatment With Endovascular Reperfusion Therapy and Outcomes in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke Treated in Clinical Practice..” Jama 322, no. 3 (July 16, 2019): 252–63. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.8286.

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31310296
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