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AAN publishes updated practice advisory on closure of common heart defect after stroke

AAN publishes updated practice advisory on closure of common heart defect after stroke

New technology replaces the standard way to repair a hole in the heart

New technology replaces the standard way to repair a hole in the heart

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

Updated AAN guidelines state closure not recommended for individuals with stroke and heart defect

Updated AAN guidelines state closure not recommended for individuals with stroke and heart defect

Survey: Only half of healthcare providers adequately equipped with information about cryptogenic stroke

Survey: Only half of healthcare providers adequately equipped with information about cryptogenic stroke

CWRU, UH Neurological Institute to present 2013 Neurocritical Care & Stroke Conference

CWRU, UH Neurological Institute to present 2013 Neurocritical Care & Stroke Conference

GORE Septal Occluder receives FDA approval for use in REDUCE clinical study

GORE Septal Occluder receives FDA approval for use in REDUCE clinical study

Closing large intracardiac shunts does not improve sleep apnea

Closing large intracardiac shunts does not improve sleep apnea

Stroke survivors from King County to share their stories during EMS Week

Stroke survivors from King County to share their stories during EMS Week

PFO closure device no better than drugs alone in preventing recurrent strokes or TIAs

PFO closure device no better than drugs alone in preventing recurrent strokes or TIAs

St. Jude Medical meets stopping rule in RESPECT clinical trial, closes patient enrollment

St. Jude Medical meets stopping rule in RESPECT clinical trial, closes patient enrollment

New study suggests link between migraine headaches and PFO in children

New study suggests link between migraine headaches and PFO in children

St. Jude Medical completes acquisition of AGA Medical

St. Jude Medical completes acquisition of AGA Medical

St. Jude Medical and ZONARE enter partnership in ultrasound imaging

St. Jude Medical and ZONARE enter partnership in ultrasound imaging

Gore REDUCE Clinical Study investigates PFO in stroke patients

Gore REDUCE Clinical Study investigates PFO in stroke patients

St. Jude Medical to acquire AGA Medical

St. Jude Medical to acquire AGA Medical

PFO repair may increase odds of postoperative stroke, shows no clear benefit: Study

PFO repair may increase odds of postoperative stroke, shows no clear benefit: Study

AGA Medical second-quarter 2010 net sales increase 7.6% to $53.8 million

AGA Medical second-quarter 2010 net sales increase 7.6% to $53.8 million

NMT Medical reports $2.6 million net income for second-quarter 2010

NMT Medical reports $2.6 million net income for second-quarter 2010

Gore provides update on REDUCE Clinical Study of HELEX Septal Occluder for PFO closure

Gore provides update on REDUCE Clinical Study of HELEX Septal Occluder for PFO closure