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

Dodds, Jodi A., Ying Xian, Shubin Sheng, Gregg C. Fonarow, Deepak L. Bhatt, Roland Matsouaka, Lee H. Schwamm, Eric D. Peterson, and Eric E. Smith. “Thrombolysis in young adults with stroke: Findings from Get With The Guidelines-Stroke..” Neurology 92, no. 24 (June 11, 2019): e2784–92. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000007653.

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31092622
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Shah, Shreyansh, Ying Xian, DaiWai M. Olson, Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric E. Smith, Lesley Maisch, and Emily C. O’Brien. “Home-time Is a Patient-Centered Outcome Variable for Stroke: An Executive Summary..” J Neurosci Nurs 51, no. 3 (June 2019): 110–12. https://doi.org/10.1097/JNN.0000000000000437.

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30964840
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Ehrlich, Matthew E., Li Liang, Haolin Xu, Andrzej S. Kosinski, Adrian F. Hernandez, Lee H. Schwamm, Eric E. Smith, et al. “Intravenous Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients With History of Stroke Plus Diabetes Mellitus..” Stroke 50, no. 6 (June 2019): 1497–1503. https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.024172.

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31035901
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Machline-Carrion, M Julia, Eliana Vieira Santucci, Lucas Petri Damiani, M Cecilia Bahit, Germán Málaga, Octávio Marques Pontes-Neto, Sheila Cristina Ouriques Martins, et al. “Effect of a Quality Improvement Intervention on Adherence to Therapies for Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial..” Jama Neurol, May 6, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2019.1012.

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31058947
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Dandapat, Sudeepta, Fazeel M. Siddiqui, Gregg C. Fonarow, Deepak L. Bhatt, Haolin Xu, Roland Matsouaka, Paul A. Heidenreich, Ying Xian, Lee H. Schwamm, and Eric E. Smith. “A paradoxical relationship between hemoglobin A1C and in-hospital mortality in intracerebral hemorrhage patients..” Heliyon 5, no. 5 (May 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e01659.

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31111113
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Bangalore, Sripal, Lee H. Schwamm, Eric E. Smith, Anne S. Hellkamp, Ying Xian, Phillip J. Schulte, Jeffrey L. Saver, Gregg C. Fonarow, Deepak L. Bhatt, and Deepak L. 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..” Am J Cardiol 123, no. 7 (April 1, 2019): 1083–95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.12.037.

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30685057
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Kaufman, Brystana G., Emily C. O’Brien, Sally C. Stearns, Roland A. Matsouaka, G Mark Holmes, Morris Weinberger, Lee H. Schwamm, et al. “Medicare Shared Savings ACOs and Hospice Care for Ischemic Stroke Patients..” J Am Geriatr Soc, March 5, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.15852.

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30835818
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Xian, Ying, Ann Navar, Shuang Li, Zhuokai Li, Veronique Roger, Salim Virani, Peter Wilson, et al. “STATIN THERAPY IN PATIENTS WITH CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE VERSUS CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE: INSIGHTS FROM THE PALM REGISTRY.” In Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 73:1747–1747. Elsevier BV, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0735-1097(19)32353-8.

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Song, Sarah, Li Liang, Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric E. Smith, Deepak L. Bhatt, Roland A. Matsouaka, Ying Xian, Lee H. Schwamm, and Jeffrey L. Saver. “Comparison of Clinical Care and In-Hospital Outcomes of Asian American and White Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke..” Jama Neurol, January 22, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.4410.

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30667466
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