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KALAMAZOO, Mich., Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stryker Corporation's Trevo® ProVue Retriever has received the Prix Galien USA 2014 Award for Best Medical Technology.
Initial data show that THR-18 significantly decreases the occurrence of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) and brain edema in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients REHOVOT, Israel, November 4, 2014
Many more stroke patients could benefit from thrombolytic treatment (the use of drugs to break up or dissolve blood clots), but it needs to be administered as quickly as possible after the first signs of illness.
At the California Institute for Deep Venous Thrombosis, Dr.
In an analysis that included data from 16 trials performed over the last 45 years, among patients with pulmonary embolism, receipt of therapy to dissolve the blood clot (thrombolysis) was associated with lower rates of death, but increased risks of major bleeding and intracranial hemorrhage.
Bringing clarity to a decades-long debate, a national team of researchers led by experts from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has found that adding clot-busting medications known as thrombolytics to conventional approaches when treating sudden-onset pulmonary embolism patients is associated with 47 percent fewer deaths than using standard intravenous or under-the-skin anticoagulant medications alone.
REHOVOT, Israel, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- D-Pharm Ltd.
A Great Debate at EuroPCR 2014 saw experts discussing the role of the two most valuable strategies to save the lives of ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) patients: primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and thrombolysis.
UVA's stroke program has received the highest quality award from the American Heart Association. Charlottesville,VA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The American
Administering a clot-dissolving drug to stroke victims quickly — ideally within the first 60 minutes after they arrive at a hospital emergency room — is crucial to saving their lives, preserving their brain function and reducing disability.
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