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X-VeRT Study Results Presented as a Hot Line Session at the ESC Congress 2014 and Published in European Heart Journal BARCELONA, Spain, Sept.
- Findings show risk of bleeding, along with overall efficacy(1), consistently ranked among top considerations for cardiologists when choosing a treatment to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with
Stroke patients are 70 percent more likely to continue taking their stroke prevention medications one year later if they have a prescription in hand when discharged – according to researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES).
The second annual Brain Aneurysm Awareness Run (BAAR) will take place in Wayne, PA on Saturday, September 6, 2014.
A study released August 1 highlights the challenges related to managing anticoagulant–associated intracerebral hemorrhage (AAICH). Washington, D.C.
-- Results from X-VeRT, the first prospective exploratory study of a Factor Xa inhibitor in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardioversion, will be presented during an ESC Congress 2014
Hot Line session presentations to feature renal function data from pivotal RE-LY® trial and global GLORIA(TM)-AF registry updates RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Aug.
A new study suggests that minor infections may temporarily increase stroke risk in children, particularly within a three-day period between a child’s visit to the doctor for signs of infection and having the stroke.
When investigators applied light-driven stimulation to nerve cells in the brains of mice that had suffered strokes several days earlier, the mice showed significantly greater recovery in motor ability than mice that had experienced strokes but whose brains weren't stimulated.
Stroke is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. As of May 2012, the current editor-in-chief is Marc Fisher (University of Massachusetts Medical School). Stroke covers research on cerebral circulation and related diseases, including clinical research on assessment of risk for stroke, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment, as well as rehabilitation. The audience base for Stroke includes neurologists,...
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