Overview of Dr. Wahlster
Dr. Sarah Wahlster is a neurologist in Seattle, WA and is affiliated with UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Ruprecht Karl University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 9 years. She is one of 76 doctors at UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center who specialize in Neurology. She has more than 30 publications and over 350 citings.
Education & Training Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School Residency, Neurology, 2010 - 2013 Massachusetts General Hospital Internship, Internal Medicine, 2009 - 2010 Ruprecht Karl University Faculty of Medicine Class of 2008 Certifications & Licensure Publications & Presentations PubMed
Brain-lung crosstalk: how should we manage the breathing brain?
Sarah Wahlster, James A Town, Denise Battaglini, Chiara Robba> ;BMC Pulmonary Medicine. 2023 May 23
Benchmarking Hospital Practices and Policies on Intrahospital Neurocritical Care Transport: The Safe-Neuro-Transport Study.
Kapil G Zirpe, Bhunyawee Alunpipatthanachai, Nassim Matin, Bernice G Gulek, Patricia A Blissitt, Katherine Palmieri, Kathryn Rosenblatt, Umeshkumar Athiraman, Suneeta ...> ;Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2023 Apr 28 1 citations
Utilization of mechanical power and associations with clinical outcomes in brain injured patients: a secondary analysis of the extubation strategies in neuro-intensive...
Sarah Wahlster, Monisha Sharma, Shaurya Taran, James A Town, Robert D Stevens, Raphaël Cinotti, Karim Asehoune, Paolo Pelosi, Chiara Robba> ;Critical Care. 2023 Apr 20
Caseworker Cultural Mediator Involvement in Neurocritical Care for Patients and Families With Non-English Language Preference: A Quality Improvement Project.
Abhijit V Lele, Anna Brooks, Lea Ann Miyagawa, Asmeret Tesfalem, Kim Lundgren, Rosemary E Cano, Niuvus Ferro-Gonzalez, Yodit Wongelemegist, Anab Abdullahi, John T Chri...> ;Cureus. 2023 Apr 1 1 citations
Ventilatory targets following brain injury.
Shaurya Taran, Sarah Wahlster, Chiara Robba> ;Current Opinion in Critical Care. 2023 Apr 1 1 citations
Coronavirus disease 2019 aftermath: psychological trauma in ICU healthcare workers.
Sarah Wahlster, Christiane Hartog> ;Current Opinion in Critical Care. 2022 Dec 1
Impact of COVID-19 on neurocritical care delivery and outcomes in patients with severe acute brain injury - Assessing the initial response in the first US epicenter.
Victor Lin, Abhijit V Lele, Christine T Fong, Gemi E Jannotta, Sarah Livesay, Monisha Sharma, Robert H Bonow, James A Town, Sherry H Chou, Claire J Creutzfeldt, Sarah ...> ;Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2022 Dec 1
Factors Associated with Early Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Treatments After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Subanalysis of a Randomized Trial of Prehospital Therape...
Sarah Wahlster, Kyle Danielson, Lindy Craft, Nassim Matin, James A Town, Vasisht Srinivasan, Glenn Schubert, David Carlbom, Francis Kim, Nicholas J Johnson, David Tirs...> ;Neurocritical Care. 2022 Nov 15
Associations Between Transcranial Doppler Vasospasm and Clinical Outcomes After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Retrospective Observational Study.
Abhijit V Lele, Rafael Wabl, Sarah Wahlster, Jade Keen, Andrew M Walters, Christine T Fong, Vasu B Dhulipala, Umeshkumar Athiraman, Anne Moore, Monica S Vavilala, Loui...> ;Cureus. 2022 Nov 1
A Review of Practices Around Determination of Death by Neurologic Criteria by an Organ Procurement Organization in the WAMI Region.
Abhijit Vijay Lele, Sarah Wahlster, Ian Bost, Dominic Adorno, Candy Wells, Kevin O'Connor, David Greer, Michael J Souter> ;Neurology. Clinical Practice. 2022 Oct 1
Oscillating Between Guilt and Gratitude-Reflections of a Mother and Intensivist.
Sarah Wahlster> ;JAMA Neurology. 2022 Dec 1 3 citations
Brain-Lung Crosstalk: Management of Concomitant Severe Acute Brain Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
Nassim Matin, Kasra Sarhadi, C Patrick Crooks, Abhijit V Lele, Vasisht Srinivasan, Nicholas J Johnson, Chiara Robba, James A Town, Sarah Wahlster> ;Current Treatment Options in Neurology. 2022 Jan 1
Bilateral Ischemic Strokes Secondary to Moyamoya Syndrome Associated With Graves Thyrotoxicosis in a Patient of Amerindian Descent From Peru: A Case Report.
Jorge Ramírez-Quiñones, Sarah Wahlster, Danny Barrientos-Imán, Ricardo Otiniano-Sifuentes, Pilar Calle-La Rosa, Ana Valencia-Chávez, Carlos Abanto-Argomedo> ;Cureus. 2022 Jul 1
Perceptions of Critical Care Shortages, Resource Use, and Provider Well-being During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Survey of 1,985 Health Care Providers in Brazil.
Suzana M Lobo, Claire J Creutzfeldt, Israel S Maia, James A Town, Edilberto Amorim, Erin K Kross, Başak Çoruh, Pratik V Patel, Gemi E Jannotta, Ariane Lewis, David M G...> ;Chest. 2022 Jun 1
Between Scylla and Charybdis: risks of early therapeutic anticoagulation for venous thromboembolism after acute intracranial hemorrhage.
Thuhien Nguyen, Monisha Sharma, Patrick Crooks, Pratik V Patel, Robert H Bonow, Claire J Creutzfeldt, Sarah Wahlster> ;British Journal of Neurosurgery. 2022 Apr 1
Fixed, Dilated, and Conversing-Unreactive Pupil With Preserved Consciousness Indicating Acutely Rising Intracranial Pressure due to Traumatic Intraparenchymal Contusio...
Malia McAvoy, Gina Lee, Scott Boop, Madeline E Greil, Kayla A Durler, Christopher C Young, Lindy Craft, Randall M Chesnut, Sarah Wahlster> ;The Neurohospitalist. 2022 Apr 1 3 citations
Perceptions Regarding the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic's Impact on Neurocritical Care Delivery: Results From a Global Survey.
Abhijit V Lele, Sarah Wahlster, Bhunyawee Alunpipachathai, Meron Awraris Gebrewold, Sherry H-Y Chou, Gretchen Crabtree, Shane English, Caroline Der-Nigoghossian, David...> ;Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology. 2022 Apr 1 4 citations
A Global Survey of the Effect of COVID-19 on Critical Care Training
Sarah Wahlster, Monisha Sharma, Başak Çoruh, James A. Town, Ariane Lewis, Suzana Margareth Lobo, Israel S. Maia, Christiane S. Hartog, Pratik V. Patel, Erin K. Kross, ...> ;ATS Scholar. 2021 Oct 21 6 citations
Focused Management of Patients With Severe Acute Brain Injury and ARDS.
Jennifer A. Kim, Sarah Wahlster, Jamie Nicole LaBuzetta, Christa O'Hana S. Nobleza, Nicholas J. Johnson, Clio Rubinos, Deepa Malaiyandi, Kristine H. O’Phalen, Shraddha...> ;Chest. 2021 Sep 8
Taking a Chance to Recover: Families Look Back on the Decision to Pursue Tracheostomy After Severe Acute Brain Injury
William Lou, Justin H. Granstein, Rafael Wabl, Amita Singh, Sarah Wahlster, Claire J. Creutzfeldt> ;Neurocritical Care. 2021 Sep 2 24 citations
The Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic's Effect on Critical Care Resources and Health-Care Providers: A Global Survey.
Sarah Wahlster, Monisha Sharma, Ariane Lewis, Pratik V. Patel, Christiane S. Hartog, Gemi Jannotta, Patricia A. Blissitt, Erin K. Kross, Nicholas J Kassebaum, David M....> ;Chest. 2021 Feb 1 9 citations
Outcomes After Tracheostomy in Patients with Severe Acute Brain Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Sarah Wahlster, Monisha Sharma, Frances Chu, Justin H. Granstein, Nicholas J. Johnson, W. T. Longstreth, Claire J. Creutzfeldt> ;Neurocritical Care. 2021 Jun 1 47 citations
Health-care Professionals' Perceptions of Critical Care Resource Availability and Factors Associated With Mental Well-being During Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19):...
Monisha Sharma, Claire J. Creutzfeldt, Ariane Lewis, Pratik V. Patel, Christiane S. Hartog, Gemi E. Jannotta, Patricia A. Blissitt, Erin K. Kross, Nicholas J Kassebaum...> ;Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2021 May 18 3 citations
Challenges of Thrombolysis in a Developing Country: Characteristics and Outcomes in Peru.
Carlos Abanto, Ana Valencia, Pilar Calle, Danny Barrientos, Néstor Flores, María Novoa, Rosa Ecos, Jorge Alonso Ramirez, Angela K. Ulrich, Joseph R. Zunt, David L. Tir...> ;Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 2020 Jul 1 5 citations
Arterial dissection as a cause of intracranial stenosis: A narrative review
V. Montalvan, Angela K. Ulrich, Sarah Wahlster, D. Galindo> ;Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2020 Mar 1 Join now to see all