Compared to placebo, almost 20% more patients who received nerinetide along with endovascular treatment, but did not receive alteplase, recovered from a devastating stroke.
From 1999 to 2016, there was no decrease in the rate of active smoking among stroke survivors.
The duration of carotid blood flow reversal during transcarotid artery revascularization for carotid bifurcation stenosis was not found to affect the rate of stroke, myocardial infarction, or death.
High and low blood pressure measurements during endovascular therapy (EVT) for acute ischemic stroke (AIS) are associated with poor functional outcomes.
The incidence of acute stroke or TIA during pregnancy and puerperium has remained unchanged or might be increasing, according to a nationwide observational analysis.
Researchers determined the effect of increased frequency of rehabilitation on stroke risk in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers conducted a trial to assess the effect of contemporary endovascular therapy in the treatment of acute vertebrobasilar occlusion.
High-intensity statin treatment after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack is associated with a reduced risk for subsequent cardiovascular events.
Researchers find automated CT perfusion is an important tool in the triage and treatment decision making in acute ischemic stroke.
There may be an increased risk for ischemic stroke in elderly patients with intracerebral hemorrhage in the first 6 months after diagnosis.