Chitra Venkatasubramanian, MBBS, MD

Neurocritical care specialist

Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor (By courtesy), Neurosurgery

Stroke Center

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
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Neurocritical Care Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 866-742-4811
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Professional Education

Internship: Kaiser Permanente/Santa Clara (2002) CA

Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2006) CA

Residency: Coimbatore Medical College (1999) India

Board Certification, American Society of Neuroimaging, Neurosonology (2010)

Board Certification: Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2008)

Board Certification, United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties, Neurocritical Care (2007)

Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2007)

Residency: Stanford University Medical Center (2005) CA

Medical Education: Coimbatore Medical College (1999) India

M.B.B.S., Dr MGR Medical University India, Medicine (1996)

Honors & Awards

Fellowship Award for Clinical Research, Neurocritical Care Society (2005)

Gold Medal in Cardiology, Cardiological and Electrophysiological Society of India (1999)

Gold Medal for "Best Outgoing Student in M.B.B.S", Indian Medical Association (1996)

Gold Medal in Pathology, Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists (1993)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Serum Neuron-Specific Enolase Levels from the Same Patients Differ Between Laboratories: Assessment of a Prospective Post-cardiac Arrest Cohort
Mlynash, M., Buckwalter, M. S., Okada, A., Caulfield, A. F., Venkatasubramanian, C., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2013). Serum Neuron-Specific Enolase Levels from the Same Patients Differ Between Laboratories: Assessment of a Prospective Post-cardiac Arrest Cohort. NEUROCRITICAL CARE, 19(2), 161-166.

Christine Anne Cunegonde Wijman, MD, PhD (1965-2013).
Finley Caulfield, A., & Venkatasubramanian, C. (2013). Christine Anne Cunegonde Wijman, MD, PhD (1965-2013). Neurocritical care, 19(1), 135-136.

Magnetic resonance imaging profile of blood-brain barrier injury in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage.
Aksoy, D., Bammer, R., Mlynash, M., Venkatasubramanian, C., Eyngorn, I., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2013). Magnetic resonance imaging profile of blood-brain barrier injury in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage. Journal of the American Heart Association, 2(3).

A comparison of cooling techniques to treat cardiac arrest patients with hypothermia.
Finley Caulfield, A., Rachabattula, S., Eyngorn, I., Hamilton, S. A., Kalimuthu, R., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2011). A comparison of cooling techniques to treat cardiac arrest patients with hypothermia. Stroke research and treatment, 2011, 690506-?.

Natural History of Perihematomal Edema After Intracerebral Hemorrhage Measured by Serial Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Venkatasubramanian, C., Mlynash, M., Finley-Caulfield, A., Eyngorn, I., Kalimuthu, R., & Wijman, C. A. (2011). Natural History of Perihematomal Edema After Intracerebral Hemorrhage Measured by Serial Magnetic Resonance Imaging. STROKE, 42(1), 73-80.

MRI Profile of the Perihematomal Region in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Olivot, J.-M., Mlynash, M., Kleinman, J. T., Straka, M., Venkatasubramanian, C., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2010). MRI Profile of the Perihematomal Region in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage. STROKE, 41(11), 2681-2683.

MIGRAINE-LIKE HEADACHE WITH VISUAL DEFICIT AND PERFUSION ABNORMALITY ON MRI
Kapinos, G., Fischbein, N. J., Zaharchuk, G., & Venkatasubramanian, C. (2010). MIGRAINE-LIKE HEADACHE WITH VISUAL DEFICIT AND PERFUSION ABNORMALITY ON MRI. NEUROLOGY, 74(21), 1743-1745.

Outcome prediction in mechanically ventilated neurologic patients by junior neurointensivists
Caulfield, A. F., GABLER, L., Lansberg, M. G., Eyngorn, I., Mlynash, M., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2010). Outcome prediction in mechanically ventilated neurologic patients by junior neurointensivists. NEUROLOGY, 74(14), 1096-1101.

Utility of Early MRI in the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Wijman, C. Ac., Venkatasubramanian, C., Bruins, S., Fischbein, N., & Schwartz, N. (2010). Utility of Early MRI in the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage. CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES, 30(5), 456-463.

Favorable Outcome From A Locked-In State Despite Extensive Pontine Infarction By MRI
Samaniego, E. A., Lansberg, M. G., DeGeorgia, M., Venkatasubramanian, C., & Wijman, C. Ac. (2009). Favorable Outcome From A Locked-In State Despite Extensive Pontine Infarction By MRI. NEUROCRITICAL CARE, 11(3), 369-371.

Transient Isolated Vertigo Secondary to an Acute Stroke of the Cerebellar Nodulus
Schwartz N, V. C. A. Gw. (2007). Transient Isolated Vertigo Secondary to an Acute Stroke of the Cerebellar Nodulus. Arch Neurol, (64:897).

Natural history and clinical significance of perihematomal edema after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (abstract)
Venkatasubramanian C, M. M. K. R. B. R. W. Ca. (2007). Natural history and clinical significance of perihematomal edema after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (abstract). Stroke, (38: 541).

The effect of blood pressure on hematoma and perihematomal area in acute intracerebral hemorrhage.
Wijman, C. Ac., & Venkatasubramanian, C. (2006). The effect of blood pressure on hematoma and perihematomal area in acute intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurosurgery clinics of North America, 17, 11-24.

Myocarditis following scorpion sting
S. Dandapani, S. C. V. (1998). Myocarditis following scorpion sting. The Antiseptic, (95).

Privatization of medical services in India
Chitra V. (1997). Privatization of medical services in India. Indian Journal of Clinical Practice.