Walter Montanera

Project Investigator, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Research Programs

Biography

Please note: Dr. Montanera is not taking any summer students.

Research Interests

Brain vascular diseases, brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, carotid artery disease, acute stroke.

 

Recent Publications

  1. Nichani, P, Montanera, WJ, Micieli, JA. Third nerve palsy due to influenza A infection. Can J Ophthalmol. 2021; :. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2021.02.035. PubMed PMID:33766487 .
  2. Hill, MD, Goyal, M, Menon, BK, Nogueira, RG, McTaggart, RA, Demchuk, AM et al.. Efficacy and safety of nerinetide for the treatment of acute ischaemic stroke (ESCAPE-NA1): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2020;395 (10227):878-887. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30258-0. PubMed PMID:32087818 .
  3. Suthiphosuwan, S, Sasikumar, S, Munoz, DG, Chan, DK, Montanera, WJ, Bharatha, A et al.. MRI diagnosis of neuronal intranuclear inclusion disease leukoencephalopathy. Neurol Clin Pract. 2019;9 (6):497-499. doi: 10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000664. PubMed PMID:32042489 PubMed Central PMC6927451.
  4. Murphy, A, de Oliveira Manoel, AL, Macdonald, RL, Baker, A, Lee, TY, Marotta, T et al.. Changes in Cerebral Perfusion with Induced Hypertension in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Pilot and Feasibility Study. Neurocrit Care. 2017;27 (1):3-10. doi: 10.1007/s12028-017-0379-6. PubMed PMID:28244000 .
  5. Ray, JG, Bharatha, A, Montanera, WJ. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Exposure During Pregnancy-Reply. JAMA. 2016;316 (21):2275-2276. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.17302. PubMed PMID:27923087 .
  6. Ray, JG, Vermeulen, MJ, Bharatha, A, Montanera, WJ, Park, AL. Association Between MRI Exposure During Pregnancy and Fetal and Childhood Outcomes. JAMA. 2016;316 (9):952-61. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.12126. PubMed PMID:27599330 .
  7. Al-Ajlan, FS, Goyal, M, Demchuk, AM, Minhas, P, Sabiq, F, Assis, Z et al.. Intra-Arterial Therapy and Post-Treatment Infarct Volumes: Insights From the ESCAPE Randomized Controlled Trial. Stroke. 2016;47 (3):777-81. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.012424. PubMed PMID:26892284 .
  8. Klourfeld, E, Zerna, C, Al-Ajlan, FS, Kamal, N, Randhawa, P, Yu, AY et al.. The future of endovascular treatment: Insights from the ESCAPE investigators. Int J Stroke. 2016;11 (2):156-63. doi: 10.1177/1747493015622962. PubMed PMID:26783306 .
  9. Montanera, W. Editorial: Does physician specialty matter?. J Neurosurg. 2016;124 (1):7. doi: 10.3171/2015.1.JNS142794. PubMed PMID:26275002 .
  10. Di Ieva, A, Lam, T, Alcaide-Leon, P, Bharatha, A, Montanera, W, Cusimano, MD et al.. Magnetic resonance susceptibility weighted imaging in neurosurgery: current applications and future perspectives. J Neurosurg. 2015;123 (6):1463-75. doi: 10.3171/2015.1.JNS142349. PubMed PMID:26207600 .
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Interventional Neuroradiologist, Medical Imaging, St. Michael’s Hospital
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