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When someone has a stroke, time equals brain.
Millions of Americans take aspirin or other drugs every day to reduce their risk of heart attacks or other problems caused by blood clots.
A clot-busting therapy may benefit some heart attack patients who cannot have immediate angioplasty.
NeuroCareTech introduces First iPhone app designed by a doctor for doctors’ clinical use to help rapidly determine stroke patient eligibility for life-saving treatment called tPA.
Strokes that occur during or shortly after surgery can be devastating, resulting in longer hospital stays and increased risks of death or long-term disability.
Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a new way of looking at standard MRI scans that more accurately measures damage to the blood-brain barrier in stroke victims, a process they hope will lead to safer, more individualized treatment of blood clots in the brain and better outcomes.
Some stroke patients may benefit from cerebral angioplasty and stent placement, according to a new study published online Tuesday, December 11, in the journal Radiology. Oak
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