Higher degrees of diabetic retinopathy also carry risk for cardiovascular events, the study shows.
Among pediatric patients with cerebral venous thrombosis, treatment with rivaroxaban or standard anticoagulants resulted in a similarly reduced risk for recurrent VTE or bleeding.
Neurodevelopmental scores and gray matter volumes at age 2 years do not differ between asymptomatic neonates with SDH and control neonates.
In a study of patients with intracerebral hemorrhage, those with baseline creatinine levels of 110 µmol/L or higher and who received higher doses of nicardipine, a hypertensive drug, had an increased risk for acute kidney injury.
Smoking seems to have a causal role in subarachnoid hemorrhage death compared with nonsmoking.
Systolic orthostatic hypotension and variability in systolic blood pressure postural changes may be associated with increased dementia risk.
Black Americans have a higher incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) compared with other races.
Mental stress-induced inferior frontal lobe activation is associated with angina among patients with coronary artery disease.
Among patients with unruptured brain arteriovenous malformation, medical management alone is superior to its combination with interventional therapy for prevention of death or symptomatic stroke in the long term.
Administration of DOAC in combination with an antiplatelet agent may reduce the risk for hemorrhagic and embolic events in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation following carotid artery stenting.