Bijal Mehta, M.D., M.P.H.


Work Titles
Harbor UCLA Medical Center Associate Program Director (Harbor-UCLA Medical Center), Adult Neurology Residency Program
UCLA Assistant Professor, Neurology
Education:
Degrees:
M.D.
M.A.
M.P.H.
B.A.

Contact Information:

Work Phone Number:

(310) 222-2399

Mailing Address:

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
1000 West Carson Street
Torrance, CA 90509


Research Interest:

Research Interests

1. Vitamin D and Multiple Sclerosis 2. Vitamin A and Multiple Sclerosis 3. Cerebral Edema Associated with Stroke 4. Acute Stroke Neuro-Imaging and Management

Publications:

A selected list of publications:

Mehta Bijal K, Mustafa Ghulam, McMurtray Aaron, Masud Mohammed W, Gunukula Sameer K, Kamal Haris, Kandel Amit, Beltagy Abdelrahman, Li Ping   WHOLE BRAIN CT PERFUSION DEFICITS USING 320-DECTECTOR ROW CT IN TIA PATIENTS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH ABCD2 SCORE The International journal of neuroscience, 2013; .
Mokin Maxim, Kass-Hout Tareq, Kass-Hout Omar, Zivadinov Robert, Mehta Bijal   Blood pressure management and evolution of thrombolysis-associated intracerebral hemorrhage in acute ischemic stroke Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 2012; 21(8): 852-9.
Lee Han, Mehta Bijal K   Commentary Journal of neurosciences in rural practice, 2012; 3(3): 298-300.
Josyula Sowmya, Mehta Bijal K, Karmon Yuval, Teter Barbara, Batista Sonia, Ostroff Joseph, Weinstock-Guttman Bianca   The nervous system's potential role in multiple sclerosis associated bone loss Journal of the neurological sciences, 2012; 319(1-2): 8-14.
Weinstock-Guttman Bianca, Mehta Bijal K, Ramanathan Murali, Karmon Yuval, Henson Lily Jung, Halper June, Riskind Peter   Vitamin D and multiple sclerosis The neurologist, 2012; 18(4): 179-83.
Sternberg Zohara, Ching Marilou, Sawyer Robert N, Chichelli Trevor, Li Fan, Janicke David, Radovic Vladan, Mehta Bijal, Farooq Osman, Munschauer Frederick E   Clopidogrel Responsiveness in Stroke Patients on a Chronic Aspirin Regimen Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 2011; 21(8): .
Weinstock-Guttman Bianca, Zivadinov Robert, Mahfooz Naeem, Carl Ellen, Drake Allison, Schneider Jaclyn, Teter Barbara, Hussein Sara, Mehta Bijal, Weiskopf Marc, Durfee Jacqueline, Bergsland Niels, Ramanathan Murali   Serum lipid profiles are associated with disability and MRI outcomes in multiple sclerosis Journal of neuroinflammation, 2011; 8(8): 127.
Kass-Hout Tareq, Kass-Hout Omar, Darkhabani M Ziad, Mokin Maxim, Mehta Bijal, Radovic Vladan   "Chasing the dragon"--heroin-associated spongiform leukoencephalopathy Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology, 2011; 7(3): 240-2.
Fine Edward J, Mehta Bijal, Lohr Linda A   Neurognostics question. Gordon Morgan Holmes Journal of the history of the neurosciences, 2011; 20(2): 151, 170-6.
Mehta Bijal, Ramanathan Murali, Weinstock-Guttman Bianca   Vitamin D and multiple sclerosis: can vitamin D prevent disease progression? Expert review of neurotherapeutics, 2011; 11(4): 469-71.
Mehta Bijal K   New hypotheses on sunlight and the geographic variability of multiple sclerosis prevalence Journal of the neurological sciences, 2010; 292(1-2): 5-10.
Mehta Bijal Kirit, Saikali Nicolas, Schlegel Marc, Rifkin Daniel   A case of resolution of amenorrhea after CPAP therapy for obstructive sleep apnea Sleep medicine, 2010; 11(2): 224.
Mehta Bijal K, Munir Kerim M   Does the MMR vaccine and secretin or its receptor share an antigenic epitope? Medical hypotheses, 2003; 60(5): 650-3.

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