Alain Zingraff Lekoubou Looti, MD, MS

    • 465 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    20082020

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    Research Output

    • 465 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    • 42 Article
    • 6 Review article
    • 2 Comment/debate
    • 2 Letter
    2020

    A contemporary and comprehensive analysis of the costs of stroke in the United States

    Girotra, T., Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 15 2020, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 410, 116643.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Patterns of antiepileptic drug use among elderly patients with epilepsy: 2004-2015

    Fox, J., Ajinkya, S. & Lekoubou, A., Mar 2020, In : Epilepsy Research. 161, 106297.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Racial differences in mechanical thrombectomy utilization for ischemic stroke in the United States

    Esenwa, C., Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G., Small, K., Liberman, A. & Ovbiagele, B., Jan 1 2020, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 30, 1, p. 91-96 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Stroke Thrombectomy Utilization Rates by Sex: What were Things Like before 2015?

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 29, 3, 104587.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Trends in prevalence and treatment of depressive symptoms in adult patients with epilepsy in the United States

    Ajinkya, S., Fox, J. & Lekoubou, A., Apr 2020, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 105, 106973.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations
    2019

    Association of office-based provider visits with emergency department utilization among publicly insured stroke survivors

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 396, p. 125-129 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Association of Prevalent Stroke with Hospitalization for Seizure: Patterns and Prognoses

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 28, 11, 104344.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Clinical characteristics, EEG findings and implications of status epilepticus in patients with brain metastases

    Fox, J., Ajinkya, S., Greenblatt, A., Houston, P., Lekoubou, A., Lindhorst, S., Cachia, D., Olar, A. & Kutluay, E., Dec 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 407, 116538.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Costs and cost-drivers of a diagnosis of depression among adults with epilepsy in the United States

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Sep 1 2019, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 98, p. 96-100 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Incidence, predictors, and outcome of early seizures after mechanical thrombectomy

    Anadani, M., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Almallouhi, E., Alawieh, A., Chatterjee, A., Vargas, J. & Spiotta, A. M., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 396, p. 235-239 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Mortality and trends in stroke patients with seizures: A contemporary nationwide analysis

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Oct 1 2019, In : Epilepsy Research. 156, 106166.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Recent patterns of vagal nerve stimulator use in the United States: Is there a racial disparity?

    Fox, J., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Apr 1 2019, In : Epilepsia. 60, 4, p. 756-763 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Seizure comorbidity boosts odds of 30-day readmission after an index hospitalization for sepsis

    Fox, J., Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jun 2019, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 95, p. 148-153 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    Health care expenditures among elderly patients with epilepsy in the United States

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jul 2018, In : Epilepsia. 59, 7, p. 1433-1443 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Nationwide Healthcare Expenditures among Hypertensive Individuals with Stroke: 2003-2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 27, 7, p. 1760-1769 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Nationwide Healthcare utilization among children with epilepsy in the United States: 2003–2014

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 2018, In : Epilepsy Research. 141, p. 90-94 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Nationwide trends in medical expenditures among adults with epilepsy: 2003–2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jan 15 2018, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 384, p. 113-120 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Relationship between office-based provider visits and emergency department encounters among publicly-insured adults with epilepsy

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 80, p. 235-239 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The direct cost of epilepsy in children: Evidence from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2003–2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jun 2018, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 83, p. 103-107 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2017

    Age, sex, and race/ethnic temporal trends in metabolic syndrome prevalence among individuals with myocardial infarction or stroke in the United States

    Lekoubou, A., Ovbiagele, B., Markovic, D., Sanossian, N. & Towfighi, A., May 15 2017, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 376, p. 24-28 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Diagnosed diabetes mellitus and in-hospital stroke mortality in a major sub-Saharan African urban medical unit

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Clovis, N., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Feb 1 2017, In : Primary Care Diabetes. 11, 1, p. 57-62 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Incidence of seizure in stroke patients treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator: A systematic review and meta-analysis

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Awoumou, J. J. L. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Stroke. 12, 9, p. 923-931 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    11 Scopus citations

    Prevalence and influence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on stroke outcomes in hospitalized stroke patients

    Lekoubou, A. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 1 2017, In : eNeurologicalSci. 6, p. 21-24 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    6 Scopus citations

    Recurrent Stroke and Early Mortality in an Urban Medical Unit in Cameroon

    Lekoubou, A., Nkoke, C., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 26, 8, p. 1689-1694 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Trends in pediatric echocardiography and the yield for congenital heart disease in a major cardiac referral hospital in Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Balti, E., Menanga, A., Dzudie, A., Lekoubou, A., Kingue, S. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2017, In : Translational Pediatrics. 6, 1, p. 40-45 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations
    2016

    Computed tomography scanning and stroke mortality in an urban medical unit in Cameroon

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Nkoke, C., Dudzie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 1 2016, In : eNeurologicalSci. 2, p. 3-7 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Echocardiographic pattern of rheumatic valvular disease in a contemporary sub-Saharan African pediatric population: An audit of a major cardiac ultrasound unit in Yaounde, Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Lekoubou, A., Dzudie, A., Jingi, A. M., Kingue, S., Menanga, A. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 21 2016, In : BMC pediatrics. 16, 1, 43.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    3 Scopus citations

    Neurologic signs and symptoms frequently manifest in acute HIV infection

    Kamtchum-Tatuene, J., Wan Sulaiman, W. A. & Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Nov 29 2016, In : Neurology. 87, 22, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    1 Scopus citations
    2015

    Aphasia in multilingual individuals: The importance of bedside premorbid language proficiency assessment

    Lekoubou, A., Gleichgerrcht, E., McGrattan, K., Bachman, D. L., Adams, R. J. & Bonilha, L., Mar 1 2015, In : eNeurologicalSci. 1, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Open Access
    2 Scopus citations

    Stroke admission and case-fatality in an urban medical unit in sub-Saharan Africa: A fourteen year trend study from 1999 to 2012

    Lekoubou, A., Nkoke, C., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 350, 1-2, p. 24-32 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17 Scopus citations

    Stroke mortality and its determinants in a resource-limited setting: A prospective cohort study in Yaounde, Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Lekoubou, A., Balti, E. & Kengne, A. P., Nov 15 2015, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 358, 1-2, p. 113-117 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20 Scopus citations
    2014

    Audit report and systematic review of orolingual angioedema in post-acute stroke thrombolysis

    Lekoubou, A., Philippeau, F., Derex, L., Olaru, A., Gouttard, M., Vieillart, A. & Kengne, A. P., 2014, In : Neurological Research. 36, 7, p. 687-694 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    15 Scopus citations

    Effects of diabetes mellitus on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A systematic review

    Lekoubou, A., Matsha, T. E., Sobngwi, E. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 24 2014, In : BMC Research Notes. 7, 1, 171.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    19 Scopus citations

    Epidemiology of neurodegenerative diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review

    Lekoubou, A., Echouffo-Tcheugui, J. B. & Kengne, A. P., Jun 26 2014, In : BMC Public Health. 14, 1, 653.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    41 Scopus citations

    Risk predictive modelling for diabetes and cardiovascular disease

    Kengne, A. P., Masconi, K., Mbanya, V. N., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Echouffo-Tcheugui, J. B. & Matsha, T. E., Jan 1 2014, In : Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences. 51, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    12 Scopus citations
    2012

    Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis-like MRI features

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Viaccoz, A., Didelot, A., Anastasi, A., Marignier, R., Ducray, F., Rogemond, V. & Honnorat, J., Feb 1 2012, In : European Journal of Neurology. 19, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    29 Scopus citations

    Chemotherapy in low-grade gliomas

    Viaccoz, A., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z. & Ducray, F., Nov 1 2012, In : Current opinion in oncology. 24, 6, p. 694-701 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    27 Scopus citations

    Determinants of active convulsive epilepsy in rural Cameroon: A population based case-control study

    Lekoubou, A., Kengne, A. P., Fezeu, L. & Mbanya, J. C., Mar 1 2012, In : Neurological Research. 34, 2, p. 159-162 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Epilepsy and skin anomalies in tuberous sclerosis complex: Report of five cases and review of the sub-Saharan African literature

    Nguefack, S., Kuate, C., Lekoubou, A., Moifo, B., Chelo, D., Mah, E., Chiabi, A., Mbassi, D., Tchokoteu, P. F., Djientcheu, V. & Mbonda, E., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy. 1, 1, p. 51-57 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2011

    Effect of long-term oral treatment with L-arginine and idebenone on the prevention of stroke-like episodes in an adult MELAS patient

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Kouamé-Assouan, A. E., Cho, T. H., Luauté, J., Nighoghossian, N. & Derex, L., Nov 1 2011, In : Revue Neurologique. 167, 11, p. 852-855 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12 Scopus citations
    2010

    Cerebral toxoplasmosis in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) patients also provides unifying pathophysiologic hypotheses for Holmes tremor

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Njouoguep, R., Kuate, C. & Kengne, A. P., Jun 3 2010, In : BMC Neurology. 10, 37.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    9 Scopus citations

    Combined intravenous recombinant-tissular plasminogen activator and endovascular treatment of spontaneous occlusive internal carotid dissection with tandem intracranial artery occlusion

    Lekoubou, A., Cho, T. H., Nighoghossian, N., Kumako, V., Derex, L., Trouillas, P. & Turjman, F., Apr 1 2010, In : European Neurology. 63, 4, p. 211-214 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    18 Scopus citations

    Hypertension, diabetes mellitus and task shifting in their management in sub-Saharan Africa

    Lekoubou, A., Awah, P., Fezeu, L., Sobngwi, E. & Kengne, A. P., Feb 2010, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 7, 2, p. 353-363 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    77 Scopus citations

    Patterns of non-traumatic myelopathies in Yaoundé (Cameroon): A hospital based study

    Looti, A. Z. L., Kengne, A. P., Djientcheu, V. D. P., Kuate, C. T. & Njamnshi, A. K., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 81, 7, p. 768-770 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations
    2009

    Admission trends over 8 years for diabetic foot ulceration in a specialized diabetes unit in Cameroon

    Kengne, A. P., Djouogo, C. F. T., Dehayem, M. Y., Fezeu, L., Sobngwi, E., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z. & Mbanya, J. C., Dec 1 2009, In : International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds. 8, 4, p. 180-186 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    22 Scopus citations

    A survey of public knowledge, attitudes, and practices with respect to epilepsy in Badissa Village, Centre Region of Cameroon

    Njamnshi, A. K., Yepnjio, F. N., Bissek, A. C. Z. K., Tabah, E. N., Ongolo-Zogo, P., Dema, F., Angwafor, S. A., Fonsah, J. Y., Lekoubou, A., Angwafo, F. F., Jallon, P. & Muna, W. F. T., Oct 1 2009, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 16, 2, p. 254-259 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21 Scopus citations

    Corrigendum to "Neural tube defects are rare among black Americans but not in sub-Saharan black Africans: The case of Yaounde-Cameroon" [J Neurol Sci 270 (2008) 13-17] (DOI:10.1016/j.jns.2008.01.010)

    Njamnshi, A. K., de, V., Lekoubou, A., Guemse, M., Obama, M. T., Mbu, R., Takongmo, S. & Kago, I., May 15 2009, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 280, 1-2, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Evaluation of a simple management protocol for hyperglycaemic crises using intramuscular insulin in a resource-limited setting

    Sobngwi, E., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Dehayem, M. Y., Nouthe, B. E., Balti, E. V., Nwatsock, F., Akwo, E. A., Effoe, V. S., Balla, V. T., Mamdjokam, A. S., Siaha, V., Tabi, C. A., Mvom, A., Djam, I. & Mbanya, J. C., Nov 1 2009, In : Diabetes and Metabolism. 35, 5, p. 404-409 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations