GOYAL, NITIN

Assistant Professor
Neurology

Office: LINK BUILDING
855 MONROE AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381632194
Tel: (901) 758-7888
ngoyal@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Residency, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Neurology
  • Internship, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Internal Medicine

Research Interest/Specialty

Neurocritical care

Vascular Neurology

Endovascular Neurology

Publications

  1. Zand, R, Tsivgoulis, G, Sadighi, A, Singh, M, McCormack, M, Shahjouei, S, Goyal, N, Noorbakhsh-Sabet, N, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV. Safety of Intravenous Thrombolysis in Chronic Intracranial Hemorrhage: A Five-Year Multicenter Study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 27 (3), 620-624, 2018.
  2. Malhotra, K, Saeed, O, Goyal, N, Katsanos, AH, Tsivgoulis, G. Top-100 Highest-Cited Original Articles in Ischemic Stroke: A Bibliometric Analysis. World Neurosurg, 111, e649-e660, 2018.
  3. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Frei, D, Turk, A, Baxter, B, Froehler, MT, Mocco, J, Pandhi, A, Zand, R, Malhotra, K, Hoit, D, Elijovich, L, Loy, D, Turner, RD, Mascitelli, J, Espaillat, K, Katsanos, AH, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, AS. Comparative safety and efficacy of combined IVT and MT with direct MT in large vessel occlusion. Neurology, 2018.
  4. Chang, JJ, Katsanos, AH, Khorchid, Y, Dillard, K, Kerro, A, Burgess, LG, Goyal, N, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Tsivgoulis, G. Higher low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels are associated with decreased mortality in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage. Atherosclerosis, 269, 14-20, 2018.
  5. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Pandhi, A, Dillard, K, Alsbrook, D, Chang, JJ, Krishnaiah, B, Nickele, C, Hoit, D, Alsherbini, K, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, AS, Elijovich, L. Blood pressure levels post mechanical thrombectomy and outcomes in non-recanalized large vessel occlusion patients. J Neurointerv Surg, 2018.
  6. Pandhi, A, Tsivgoulis, G, Krishnan, R, Ishfaq, MF, Singh, S, Hoit, D, Arthur, AS, Nickele, C, Alexandrov, A, Elijovich, L, Goyal, N. Antiplatelet pretreatment and outcomes following mechanical thrombectomy for emergent large vessel occlusion strokes. J Neurointerv Surg, 2017.
  7. Jones, GM, Wiss, AL, Goyal, N, Chang, JJ. Successful Use of Ketamine for Central Neurogenic Hyperventilation: A Case Report. Neurohospitalist, 7 (4), 192-195, 2017.
  8. Chang, JJ, Khorchid, Y, Kerro, A, Burgess, LG, Goyal, N, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Tsivgoulis, G. Sulfonylurea drug pretreatment and functional outcome in diabetic patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage. J Neurol Sci, 381, 182-187, 2017.
  9. Shahjouei, S, Tsivgoulis, G, Singh, M, McCormack, M, Noorbakhsh-Sabet, N, Goyal, N, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Zand, R. Racial Difference in Cerebral Microbleed Burden among Ischemic Stroke Patients. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 2017.
  10. Malhotra, K, Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G. Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management. Curr Atheroscler Rep, 19 (10), 41, 2017.
  11. Tsivgoulis, G, Lioutas, VA, Varelas, P, Katsanos, AH, Goyal, N, Mikulik, R, Barlinn, K, Krogias, C, Sharma, VK, Vadikolias, K, Dardiotis, E, Karapanayiotides, T, Pappa, A, Zompola, C, Triantafyllou, S, Kargiotis, O, Ioakeimidis, M, Giannopoulos, S, Kerro, A, Tsantes, A, Mehta, C, Jones, M, Schroeder, C, Norton, C, Bonakis, A, Chang, J, Alexandrov, AW, Mitsias, P, Alexandrov, AV. Direct oral anticoagulant- vs vitamin K antagonist-related nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurology, 2017.
  12. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Pandhi, A, Chang, JJ, Dillard, K, Ishfaq, MF, Nearing, K, Choudhri, AF, Hoit, D, Alexandrov, AW, Arthur, AS, Elijovich, L, Alexandrov, AV. Blood pressure levels post mechanical thrombectomy and outcomes in large vessel occlusion strokes. Neurology, 2017.
  13. Riha, HM, Erdman, MJ, Vandigo, JE, Kimmons, LA, Goyal, N, Davidson, KE, Pandhi, A, Jones, GM. Impact of Moderate Hyperchloremia on Clinical Outcomes in Intracerebral Hemorrhage Patients Treated With Continuous Infusion Hypertonic Saline: A Pilot Study. Crit Care Med, 2017.
  14. Chang, JJ, Khorchid, Y, Dillard, K, Kerro, A, Burgess, LG, Cherkassky, G, Goyal, N, Chapple, K, Alexandrov, AW, Buechner, D, Alexandrov, AV, Tsivgoulis, G. Elevated Pulse Pressure Levels Are Associated With Increased In-Hospital Mortality in Acute Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Am J Hypertens, 2017.
  15. Abedi, V, Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Hosseinichimeh, N, Hontecillas, R, Bassaganya-Riera, J, Elijovich, L, Metter, JE, Alexandrov, AW, Liebeskind, DS, Alexandrov, AV, Zand, R. Novel Screening Tool for Stroke Using Artificial Neural Network. Stroke, 2017.
  16. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Pandhi, A, Dillard, K, Katsanos, AH, Magoufis, G, Chang, JJ, Zand, R, Hoit, D, Safouris, A, Choudhri, A, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, AS, Elijovich, L. Admission hyperglycemia and outcomes in large vessel occlusion strokes treated with mechanical thrombectomy. J Neurointerv Surg, 2017.
  17. Legge, J, Graham, A, Male, S, Copeland, D, Lee, R, Goyal, N, Zand, R. Fluid-Attenuated Inversion Recovery (FLAIR) Signal Intensity Can Identify Stroke Within 6 and 8 Hours. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 2017.
  18. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Frei, D, Turk, A, Baxter, B, Froehler, MT, Mocco, J, Vachhani, J, Hoit, D, Elijovich, L, Loy, D, Turner, RD, Mascitelli, J, Espaillat, K, Alexandrov, AV, Alexandrov, AW, Arthur, AS. A multicenter study of the safety and effectiveness of mechanical thrombectomy for patients with acute ischemic stroke not meeting top-tier evidence criteria. J Neurointerv Surg, 2017.
  19. Zand, R, Tsivgoulis, G, Singh, M, McCormack, M, Goyal, N, Ishfaq, MF, Shahripour, RB, Nearing, K, Elijovich, L, Alexandrov, AW, Liebeskind, DS, Alexandrov, AV. Cerebral Microbleeds and Risk of Intracerebral Hemorrhage Post Intravenous Thrombolysis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 2017.
  20. Tsivgoulis, G, Goyal, N, Mikulik, R, Sharma, VK, Katsanos, AH, Zand, R, Paliwal, PR, Roussopoulou, A, Volny, O, Pandhi, A, Zompola, C, Elijovich, L, Safouris, A, Chang, J, Alexandrov, AV, Alexandrov, AW. Eligibility for mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: A phase IV multi-center screening log registry. J Neurol Sci, 371, 96-99, 2016.
  21. Tsivgoulis, G, Goyal, N, Iftikhar, S, Zand, R, Chang, JJ, Elijovich, L, Alexandrov, AW, Malkoff, MD, Alexandrov, AV. Sulfonylurea Pretreatment and In-Hospital Use Does Not Impact Acute Ischemic Strokes (AIS) Outcomes Following Intravenous Thrombolysis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 2016.
  22. Iftikhar, S, Rossi, N, Goyal, N, Khan, N, Arthur, A, Zand, R. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Characteristics of Hyperacute Intracerebral Hemorrhage. J Vasc Interv Neurol, 9 (2), 10-13, 2016.
  23. Elijovich, L, Goyal, N, Choudhri, A. Hyperdense lenticulostriate artery sign. Neurol India, 64 (5), 1091-2, 2016.
  24. Sarraj, A, Sangha, N, Hussain, MS, Wisco, D, Vora, N, Elijovich, L, Goyal, N, Abraham, M, Mittal, M, Feng, L, Wu, A, Janardhan, V, Nalluri, S, Yoo, AJ, George, M, Edgell, R, Shah, RJ, Sitton, C, Supsupin, E, Bajgur, S, Denny, MC, Chen, PR, Dannenbaum, M, Martin-Schild, S, Savitz, SI, Gupta, R. Endovascular Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke With Occlusion of the Middle Cerebral Artery M2 Segment. JAMA Neurol, 2016.
  25. Katsanos, AH, Bhole, R, Frogoudaki, A, Giannopoulos, S, Goyal, N, Vrettou, AR, Ikonomidis, I, Paraskevaidis, I, Pappas, K, Parissis, J, Kyritsis, AP, Alexandrov, AW, Triantafyllou, N, Malkoff, MD, Voumvourakis, K, Alexandrov, AV, Tsivgoulis, G. The value of transesophageal echocardiography for embolic strokes of undetermined source. Neurology, 2016.
  26. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Male, S, Metter, EJ, Iftikhar, S, Kerro, A, Chang, JJ, Frey, JL, Triantafyllou, S, Papadimitropoulos, G, Abedi, V, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV, Zand, R. FABS: An Intuitive Tool for Screening of Stroke Mimics in the Emergency Department. Stroke, 2016.
  27. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Iftikhar, S, Khorchid, Y, Ishfaq, F, Doss, VT, Zand, R, Chang, J, Alsherbini, K, Choudhri, A, Hoit, D, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, AS, Elijovich, L. Admission systolic blood pressure and outcomes in large vessel occlusion strokes treated with endovascular treatment. J Neurointerv Surg, 2016.
  28. Tsivgoulis, G, Zand, R, Katsanos, AH, Turc, G, Nolte, CH, Jung, S, Cordonnier, C, Fiebach, JB, Scheitz, JF, Klinger-Gratz, PP, Oppenheim, C, Goyal, N, Safouris, A, Mattle, HP, Alexandrov, AW, Schellinger, PD, Alexandrov, AV. Risk of Symptomatic Intracerebral Hemorrhage After Intravenous Thrombolysis in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke and High Cerebral Microbleed Burden: A Meta-analysis. JAMA Neurol, 2016.
  29. Bhole, R, Goyal, N, Nearing, K, Belayev, A, Doss, VT, Elijovich, L, Hoit, DA, Tsivgoulis, G, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, AS, Alexandrov, AW. Implications of limiting mechanical thrombectomy to patients with emergent large vessel occlusion meeting top tier evidence criteria. J Neurointerv Surg, 2016.
  30. Mokin, M, Sonig, A, Sivakanthan, S, Ren, Z, Elijovich, L, Arthur, A, Goyal, N, Kan, P, Duckworth, E, Veznedaroglu, E, Binning, MJ, Liebman, KM, Rao, V, Turner, RD, Turk, AS, Baxter, BW, Dabus, G, Linfante, I, Snyder, KV, Levy, EI, Siddiqui, AH. Clinical and Procedural Predictors of Outcomes From the Endovascular Treatment of Posterior Circulation Strokes. Stroke, 2016.
  31. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Zand, R, Sharma, VK, Barlinn, K, Male, S, Katsanos, AH, Bodechtel, U, Iftikhar, S, Arthur, A, Elijovich, L, Alexandrov, AW, Alexandrov, AV. Systemic thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke patients with unruptured intracranial aneurysms. Neurology, 2015.
  32. Abedi, V, Mbaye, M, Tsivgoulis, G, Male, S, Goyal, N, Alexandrov, AV, Zand, R. Internet-based information-seeking behavior for transient ischemic attack. Int J Stroke, 2015.
  33. Goyal, N, Tsivgoulis, G, Nickele, C, Doss, VT, Hoit, D, Alexandrov, AV, Arthur, A, Elijovich, L. Posterior circulation CT angiography collaterals predict outcome of endovascular acute ischemic stroke therapy for basilar artery occlusion. J Neurointerv Surg, 2015.
  34. Goyal, N, Hoit, D, Elijovich, L. Spontaneous Thrombosis of a Ruptured Brain Arteriovenous Malformation: The Argument for Early Conservative Management. Interv Neurol, 3 (3-4), 122-8, 2015.
  35. Doss, VT, Goyal, N, Humphries, W, Hoit, D, Arthur, A, Elijovich, L. Comparison of Intraoperative Indocyanine Green Angiography and Digital Subtraction Angiography for Clipping of Intracranial Aneurysms. Interv Neurol, 3 (3-4), 129-34, 2015.
  36. Tsivgoulis, G, Zand, R, Katsanos, AH, Sharma, VK, Goyal, N, Krogias, C, Safouris, A, Vadikolias, K, Voumvourakis, K, Alexandrov, AW, Malkoff, MD, Alexandrov, AV. Safety and outcomes of intravenous thrombolysis in dissection-related ischemic stroke: an international multicenter study and comprehensive meta-analysis of reported case series. J Neurol, 2015.
  37. Tsivgoulis, G, Zand, R, Katsanos, AH, Goyal, N, Uchino, K, Chang, J, Dardiotis, E, Putaala, J, Alexandrov, AW, Malkoff, MD, Alexandrov, AV. Safety of intravenous thrombolysis in stroke mimics: prospective 5-year study and comprehensive meta-analysis. Stroke, 46 (5), 1281-7, 2015.
  38. Elijovich, L, Goyal, N, Mainali, S, Hoit, D, Arthur, AS, Whitehead, M, Choudhri, AF. CTA collateral score predicts infarct volume and clinical outcome after endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke: a retrospective chart review. J Neurointerv Surg, 2015.
  39. Goyal, N, Male, S, Al Wafai, A, Bellamkonda, S, Zand, R. Cost burden of stroke mimics and transient ischemic attack after intravenous tissue plasminogen activator treatment. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 24 (4), 828-33, 2015.
  40. Goyal, N, Male, S, Doss, VT, Arthur, A, Elijovich, L. Spontaneous dissection of the bilateral internal carotid and vertebral arteries: a rationale for endovascular management. J Neurol Sci, 350 (1-2), 112-4, 2015.