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MGH scientists develop software that provides automated support for diagnosing cause of stroke

MGH scientists develop software that provides automated support for diagnosing cause of stroke

Early treatment with stem cells can safely help recovery in stroke patients, study shows

Early treatment with stem cells can safely help recovery in stroke patients, study shows

Neuroprotective compound could save brain cells during stroke, rat study shows

Neuroprotective compound could save brain cells during stroke, rat study shows

New study confirms benefits of Medtronic’s Solitaire stent retriever for stroke patients in real-world setting

New study confirms benefits of Medtronic’s Solitaire stent retriever for stroke patients in real-world setting

Researchers report extraordinary resilience of woman who endured multiple strokes

Researchers report extraordinary resilience of woman who endured multiple strokes

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Routine blood test that measures kidney function can predict short-term outcomes for stroke patients

Benzodiazepine-like drugs linked to increased stroke risk among Alzheimer's disease patients

Benzodiazepine-like drugs linked to increased stroke risk among Alzheimer's disease patients

Researchers examine national trends in perioperative cardiovascular outcomes and mortality after noncardiac surgery

Researchers examine national trends in perioperative cardiovascular outcomes and mortality after noncardiac surgery

UCLA study shows how the brain initiates repair by generating replacement cells after stroke

UCLA study shows how the brain initiates repair by generating replacement cells after stroke

MUSC researchers harness cutting-edge technology to uncover new role for pericytes during stroke

MUSC researchers harness cutting-edge technology to uncover new role for pericytes during stroke

Study finds upward trend in stroke rates among younger generations

Study finds upward trend in stroke rates among younger generations

USPSTF recommends use of low- to moderate-dose statins for preventing CVD events in adults

USPSTF recommends use of low- to moderate-dose statins for preventing CVD events in adults

RESPECT study: PFO closure more beneficial than medical management in reducing recurrent stroke

RESPECT study: PFO closure more beneficial than medical management in reducing recurrent stroke

Study provides insight into available treatments for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation patients

Study provides insight into available treatments for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation patients

Early endovascular thrombectomy plus medical therapy linked to less disability after stroke

Early endovascular thrombectomy plus medical therapy linked to less disability after stroke

Women, minorities less likely to receive stroke treatment, study finds

Women, minorities less likely to receive stroke treatment, study finds

Endovascular therapy may be effective treatment for distal stroke clots

Endovascular therapy may be effective treatment for distal stroke clots

Different types of stroke have diverse risk profiles in overweight or obese women

Different types of stroke have diverse risk profiles in overweight or obese women

Alcohol-related hospitalisation linked to increased risk of ischaemic stroke in atrial fibrillation patients

Alcohol-related hospitalisation linked to increased risk of ischaemic stroke in atrial fibrillation patients

Direct catheter-based thrombectomy equally effective to bridging thrombolysis in acute ischaemic stroke

Direct catheter-based thrombectomy equally effective to bridging thrombolysis in acute ischaemic stroke