Ying Xian, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of 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 Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Department of Neurology and Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology 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 such as the AHA’s Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Quality Improvement Subcommittee, 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 90 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

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 (March 28, 2018).

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29590304
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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 (March 22, 2018).

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29577924
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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 (February 9, 2018).

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29438515
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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 Multi-Center Surgeons' Risk-Adjusted Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Procedural Outcomes." The Annals of thoracic surgery (February 7, 2018).

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29427617
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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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Gonzalez-Castellon, M, Ju, C, Xian, Y, Hernandez, A, Fonarow, GC, Schwamm, L, Smith, EE, Bhatt, DL, Reeves, M, and Willey, JZ. "Absence of July Phenomenon in Acute Ischemic Stroke Care Quality and Outcomes." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 3 (January 31, 2018).

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29386207
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Cherian, LJ, Smith, EE, Schwamm, LH, Fonarow, GC, Schulte, PJ, Xian, Y, Wu, J, and Prabhakaran, SK. "Current Practice Trends for Use of Early Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis After Intracerebral Hemorrhage." Neurosurgery 82, no. 1 (January 2018): 85-92.

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28379461
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Dong, Y, Fang, K, Wang, X, Chen, S, Liu, X, Zhao, Y, Guan, Y, Cai, D, Li, G, Liu, J, Liu, J, Zhuang, J, Wang, P, Chen, X, Shen, H, Wang, DZ, Xian, Y, Feng, W, Campbell, BC, Parsons, M, and Dong, Q. "The network of Shanghai Stroke Service System (4S): A public health-care web-based database using automatic extraction of electronic medical records." International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society (January 2018): 1747493018765492-.

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29561219
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Smith, EE, Saver, JL, Cox, M, Liang, L, Matsouaka, R, Xian, Y, Bhatt, DL, Fonarow, GC, and Schwamm, LH. "Increase in Endovascular Therapy in Get With The Guidelines-Stroke After the Publication of Pivotal Trials." Circulation 136, no. 24 (December 2017): 2303-2310.

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28982689
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