Of patients who had potentially salvageable brain tissue, about half were assigned tPA and half to placebo three and six hours after acute ischemic stroke onset. ... Gender Differences in Presenting Signs and Symptoms of Acute Ischemic Stroke: A
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2022/01/11/5.htm. A systematic review and meta-analysis found that patients with transient ischemic attack (TIA) or minor ischemic stroke who were cared ... Researchers searched the peer-reviewed literature
Low- to moderate-intensity aerobic activity, muscle-strengthening activity, reduction of sedentary behavior, and risk management for secondary prevention should be incorporated into the management of stroke survivors, a recommendation by ... After stroke,
A stroke is the cessation of blood flow to part of the brain. ... A Randomized Trial of Intraarterial Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke(NEJM, subscription required).
Strokes of unkind fate. A crisis, it has been said, is a dangerous opportunity. ... We are often other, though, than hapless victims of unkind strokes of fate.
These COVID-19 patients are impacting the health system and in some states there are no hospital beds (or personnel to staff the beds ) available for strokes, heart attacks, cancer patients
One in five stroke patients or individuals who've had a transient ischemic attack (TIA) have a second one within three months. ... Recent research has sparked changes about the most appropriate antiplatelet therapies after ischemic stroke, for example,
Clopidogrel with aspirin in acute minor stroke or transient ischemic attack. ... Effects of immediate blood pressure reduction on death and disability in acute ischemic stroke patients by history of hypertension and use of antihypertensive medications.
Because of the risks associated with systemic hormone replacement therapy (breast cancer, coronary events, stroke, venous thromboembolism), its use should be reserved for vasomotor symptoms of menopause (hot flashes) at the
QD: News Every Day--Women know to call 911 for stroke, but may not know the warning signs. ... Researchers noted that women generally know what to do when experiencing signs of stroke, but at least half would not be able to recognize the signs.