Ischemic Stroke News and Research

RSS
Therapeutic hypothermia improves the chances of recovery among those who suffer from cardiac arrest

Therapeutic hypothermia improves the chances of recovery among those who suffer from cardiac arrest

Benefit of using clot-busting drug tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) for ischemic stroke

Benefit of using clot-busting drug tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) for ischemic stroke

FDA clears device to remove blood clots from the brain in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke

FDA clears device to remove blood clots from the brain in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke

Red wine is much better for you than gin

Red wine is much better for you than gin

Mexican-Americans have a far higher chance of suffering a stroke than non-Hispanic whites

Mexican-Americans have a far higher chance of suffering a stroke than non-Hispanic whites

Studies find stroke strikes poor on Mondays in Finland and fewer deaths from bleeding strokes in Sweden

Studies find stroke strikes poor on Mondays in Finland and fewer deaths from bleeding strokes in Sweden

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

Red and processed meats, sweets and desserts may increase risk of stroke

Red and processed meats, sweets and desserts may increase risk of stroke

First strokes now bone health, moderate alcohol consumption good for women

First strokes now bone health, moderate alcohol consumption good for women

750,000 Americans will have a stroke or brain attack this year

750,000 Americans will have a stroke or brain attack this year

Twice as many children are suffering strokes than was previously believed

Twice as many children are suffering strokes than was previously believed

Aggressive treatment of brain blood clots can produce a good outcome for many stroke patients

Aggressive treatment of brain blood clots can produce a good outcome for many stroke patients

Untreated transient ischemic attacks put 21,000 Canadians at increased risk of death, stroke or heart attack

Untreated transient ischemic attacks put 21,000 Canadians at increased risk of death, stroke or heart attack

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke

Innovative type of brain scan can determine where blockages of blood to the brain lie

Innovative type of brain scan can determine where blockages of blood to the brain lie

American Heart reports on acute ischemic stroke and increased risk of bleeding in the brain

American Heart reports on acute ischemic stroke and increased risk of bleeding in the brain

New medical device indentifies abnormal heart rhythms called atrial fibrillation

New medical device indentifies abnormal heart rhythms called atrial fibrillation

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Drug's ability to reverse acute ischemic stroke

Drug's ability to reverse acute ischemic stroke

Stenting for Stroke Prevention is More Effective Than Surgery in Keeping Blood Vessels Open

Stenting for Stroke Prevention is More Effective Than Surgery in Keeping Blood Vessels Open