Hugo Javier Aparicio, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Neurology

MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Dr. Aparicio's research interests include the identification of lifestyle risk factors, biomarkers, neuroimaging markers and genetic influences associated with cerebrovascular diseases. He is particularly interested in the contributions of vascular risk factors to stroke, brain injury and aging, cognitive dysfunction and the development of Alzheimer’s disease
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Pase MP, Himali JJ, Jacques PF, DeCarli C, Satizabal CL, Aparicio H, Vasan RS, Beiser AS, Seshadri S. Sugary beverage intake and preclinical Alzheimer''s disease in the community. Alzheimers Dement. 2017 Mar 06.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28274718; DOI: 10.1016/j.jalz.2017.01.024;.
  2. Dufouil C, Beiser A, McLure LA, Wolf PA, Tzourio C, Howard VJ, Westwood AJ, Himali JJ, Sullivan L, Aparicio HJ, Kelly-Hayes M, Ritchie K, Kase CS, Pikula A, Romero JR, D''Agostino RB, Samieri C, Vasan RS, Chêne G, Howard G, Seshadri S. Revised Framingham Stroke Risk Profile to Reflect Temporal Trends. Circulation. 2017 Mar 21; 135(12):1145-1159.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28159800; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.021275;.
  3. Lubitz SA, Yin X, McManus DD, Weng LC, Aparicio HJ, Walkey AJ, Rafael Romero J, Kase CS, Ellinor PT, Wolf PA, Seshadri S, Benjamin EJ. Stroke as the Initial Manifestation of Atrial Fibrillation: The Framingham Heart Study. Stroke. 2017 Feb; 48(2):490-492.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28082669; DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.015071;.
  4. Lioutas VA, Beiser A, Himali J, Aparicio H, Romero JR, DeCarli C, Seshadri S. Lacunar Infarcts and Intracerebral Hemorrhage Differences: A Nested Case-Control Analysis in the FHS (Framingham Heart Study). Stroke. 2017 Feb; 48(2):486-489.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28008091; DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.014839;.
  5. Pase MP, Beiser A, Enserro D, Xanthakis V, Aparicio H, Satizabal CL, Himali JJ, Kase CS, Vasan RS, DeCarli C, Seshadri S. Association of Ideal Cardiovascular Health With Vascular Brain Injury and Incident Dementia. Stroke. 2016 May; 47(5):1201-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27073239; PMCID: PMC5006676; DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.012608;.
  6. Identification of additional risk loci for stroke and small vessel disease: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. Lancet Neurol. 2016 06; 15(7):695-707.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27068588; PMCID: PMC4943223; DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(16)00102-2;.
  7. Pase MP, Beiser A, Aparicio H, DeCarli C, Vasan RS, Murabito J, Seshadri S. Interarm differences in systolic blood pressure and the risk of dementia and subclinical brain injury. Alzheimers Dement. 2016 Apr; 12(4):438-45.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26542262; PMCID: PMC4841714; DOI: 10.1016/j.jalz.2015.09.006;.
  8. Aparicio HJ, Carr BG, Kasner SE, Kallan MJ, Albright KC, Kleindorfer DO, Mullen MT. Racial Disparities in Intravenous Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator Use Persist at Primary Stroke Centers. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Oct; 4(10):e001877. PMID: 26467999; PMCID: PMC4845141; DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.115.001877;.
  9. Aparicio HJ, Seshadri S. Heart of the Matter. Stroke. 2015 Jul; 46(7):1755-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26022635; DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.009348;.
  10. Bern C, Verastegui M, Gilman RH, Lafuente C, Galdos-Cardenas G, Calderon M, Pacori J, Del Carmen Abastoflor M, Aparicio H, Brady MF, Ferrufino L, Angulo N, Marcus S, Sterling C, Maguire JH. Congenital Trypanosoma cruzi transmission in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Dec 1; 49(11):1667-74. PMID: 19877966; DOI: 10.1086/648070;.

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Bar chart showing 10 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2015 and 2016 and 2017

In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Healthcare disparities
Population studies
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