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James A. Giles, MD, PhD

Instructor, Neurology

Specialty Areas

Stroke
Brain Aneurysms
Neurology - Adult

Board Certifications

Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Referral Information

Physician Referral Required

Areas of Clinical Interest

Stroke, brain aneurysms, transient ischemic attack (TIA)

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-7382
Fax: 314-747-3362

Education

Education

Fellowship: Vascular Neurology: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 2019
Residency: Neurology: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 2018
PhD: Neuroscience: The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom 2012
Medical Degree: The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom 2013

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Blood Pressure and Outcome After Mechanical Thrombectomy With Successful Revascularization.
Anadani M, Orabi MY, Alawieh A, Goyal N, Alexandrov AV, Petersen N, Kodali S, Maier IL, Psychogios MN, Swisher CB, Inamullah O, Kansagra AP, Giles JA, Wolfe SQ, Singh J, Gory B, De Marini P, Kan P, Nascimento FA, Freire LI, Pandhi A, Mitchell H, Kim JT, Fargen KM, Al Kasab S, Liman J, Rahman S, Allen M, Richard S, Spiotta AM
Stroke. 2019 Sep; 50(9)2448-2454. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.024687.

PMID:
    31318633
    [PubMed - in process]
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Agronomic performance and genetic divergence between genotypes of Manihot esculenta.
Giles JAD, Oliosi G, Rodrigues WP, Braun H, Ribeiro-Barros AI, Partelli FL
An Acad Bras Cienc. 2018 Oct-Dec; 90(4)3639-3648. doi: 10.1590/0001-3765201820180099.

PMID:
    30184017
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genetic diversity of promising 'conilon' coffee clones based on morpho-agronomic variables.
Giles JAD, Partelli FL, Ferreira A, Rodrigues JP, Oliosi G, Silva FHLE
An Acad Bras Cienc. 2018 Aug; 90(2 suppl 1)2437-2446. doi: 10.1590/0001-3765201820170523.

PMID:
    30133576
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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"You understand that whole big situation they're in": interpretative phenomenological analysis of peer-assisted learning.
Tamachi S, Giles JA, Dornan T, Hill EJR
BMC Med Educ. 2018 Aug 14; 18(1)197. doi: 10.1186/s12909-018-1291-2.

PMID:
    30107801
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neutrophil infiltration to the brain is platelet-dependent, and is reversed by blockade of platelet GPIbα.
Giles JA, Greenhalgh AD, Denes A, Nieswandt B, Coutts G, McColl BW, Allan SM
Immunology. 2018 Jun; 154(2)322-328. doi: 10.1111/imm.12892.

PMID:
    29325217
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Examining our hidden curricula: powerful, visible, gendered and discriminatory.
Giles JA, Hill EJ
Med Educ. 2015 Mar; 49(3)244-6. doi: 10.1111/medu.12664.

PMID:
    25693983
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Looking more reflexively at surgical culture.
Giles JA, Hill EJ
Med Educ. 2014 Dec; 48(12)1245. doi: 10.1111/medu.12611.

PMID:
    25413918
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Requirement for interleukin-1 to drive brain inflammation reveals tissue-specific mechanisms of innate immunity.
Giles JA, Greenhalgh AD, Davies CL, Denes A, Shaw T, Coutts G, Rothwell NJ, McColl BW, Allan SM
Eur J Immunol. 2015 Feb; 45(2)525-30. doi: 10.1002/eji.201444748.

PMID:
    25367678
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Career decisions and gender: the illusion of choice?
Hill EJ, Giles JA
Perspect Med Educ. 2014 Jun; 3(3)151-4. doi: 10.1007/s40037-014-0128-x.

PMID:
    24957796
    [PubMed]
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Teaching in a busy clinic.
Hill EJ, Giles JA, Dornan T
Pract Neurol. 2012 Dec; 12(6)376-9. doi: 10.1136/practneurol-2012-000267.

PMID:
    23144301
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sphingosine regulates the NLRP3-inflammasome and IL-1β release from macrophages.
Luheshi NM, Giles JA, Lopez-Castejon G, Brough D
Eur J Immunol. 2012 Mar; 42(3)716-25. doi: 10.1002/eji.201142079.

PMID:
    22105559
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Surgical training and the European Working Time Directive: The role of informal workplace learning.
Giles JA
Int J Surg. 2010; 8(3)179-80. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2010.01.011.

PMID:
    20144752
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Revascularization versus medical therapy for renal-artery stenosis.
ASTRAL Investigators., Wheatley K, Ives N, Gray R, Kalra PA, Moss JG, Baigent C, Carr S, Chalmers N, Eadington D, Hamilton G, Lipkin G, Nicholson A, Scoble J
N Engl J Med. 2009 Nov 12; 361(20)1953-62. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa0905368.

PMID:
    19907042
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Computed tomography of a heterotopic heart transplant: successful imaging despite two cardiac rhythms.
Yavari A, Khawaja MZ, Giles JA, Page S, McWilliams ET
J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2008 Sep-Oct; 2(5)336-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcct.2008.07.001.

PMID:
    19083973
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Computed tomography of a broken heart: chronic left ventricular pseudoaneurysm.
Yavari A, Sriskandan N, Khawaja MZ, Walker DM, Giles JA, McWilliams ET
J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2008 Mar-Apr; 2(2)120-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jcct.2007.12.014.

PMID:
    19083933
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Detection and quantification of Y-chromosomal sequences by real-time PCR using the LightCycler system.
Melendez JH, Giles JA, Yuenger JD, Smith TD, Ghanem KG, Reich K, Zenilman JM
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Aug; 34(8)617-9.

PMID:
    17334265
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Condom use and vaginal Y-chromosome detection: the specificity of a potential biomarker.
Ghanem KG, Melendez JH, McNeil-Solis C, Giles JA, Yuenger J, Smith TD, Zenilman J
Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Aug; 34(8)620-3.

PMID:
    17308500
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae: the inevitable epidemic.
Ghanem KG, Giles JA, Zenilman JM
Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2005 Jun; 19(2)351-65.

PMID:
    15963876
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Embolisation of a post-traumatic superior gluteal artery aneurysm: case report.
Dongola NA, Giles JA, Guy RL
East Afr Med J. 2004 Aug; 81(8)433-5.

PMID:
    15622940
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quinolone resistance-determining region mutations and por type of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates: resistance surveillance and typing by molecular methodologies.
Giles JA, Falconio J, Yuenger JD, Zenilman JM, Dan M, Bash MC
J Infect Dis. 2004 Jun 1; 189(11)2085-93.

PMID:
    15143477
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Stroke epidemiology