*  Abstract 191: Trends in Timely Arrival for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry...
Abstract 191: Trends in Timely Arrival for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry ... Abstract 191: Trends in Timely Arrival for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry ... Abstract 191: Trends in Timely Arrival for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry ... Abstract 191: Trends in Timely Arrival for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/43/Suppl_1/A191
*  Markers of a hypercoagulable state following acute ischemic stroke. | Stroke
10 patients with atherothrombotic stroke, 23 patients with lacunar stroke, and 20 age-matched controls. ... In atherothrombotic stroke, however, the level of crosslinked D-dimer was not elevated at the onset, but increased seven days ... Thank you for your interest in spreading the word on Stroke.. NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person you ... Markers of a hypercoagulable state following acute ischemic stroke.. K Takano, T Yamaguchi, K Uchida ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/23/2/194
*  Stroke and cardiovascular disease<...
Stroke research is an important part pf the stroke services at Salford and a wide range of studies involving stroke and the ... Strokes are a medical emergency and urgent treatment is essential because the sooner a person receives treatment for a stroke, ... Salford Royal is the Comprehensive Stroke Centre for the Greater Manchester Clinical Stroke Network. ... The Hyper Acute Stroke Research Centre at Salford (which investigates, treats and cares for patients immediately after a stroke ...
  https://www.salfordresearch.org.uk/research/stroke-cardiovascular-disease/
*  Methodist taking Strides4Stroke to increase stroke awareness - Houston Chronicle
Increased awareness about the signs and symptoms of stroke has likely contributed to a steady decrease in stroke deaths in ... to become certified Primary Stroke Centers that meet the specialized needs of stroke patients. ... Since the creation of the Stride4Stroke campaign in 2007, Methodist's stroke educators have worked with more than 35,000 people ... Funds raised benefit the Neurological Institute and its stroke outreach education which serves all Methodist System hospitals, ...
  http://www.chron.com/neighborhood/article/Methodist-taking-Strides4Stroke-to-increase-9332035.php
*  Sleep Disorders Managed and Assessed Rapidly in Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) and In Early Stroke - Full Text View -...
However, mild strokes and TIA's can precede the onset of a more serious, disabling stroke. Most of the significant strokes that ... are possible risk factors for stroke, these conditions are not routinely investigated by stroke doctors after a TIA or stroke. ... Mild stroke will be defined as focal neurological deficits with MRI changes and a National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale ... The treatment of sleep disorders immediately after a stroke or TIA may prove to be a novel method of avoiding future strokes ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01528462?recr=Open&cond=%22Restless+Legs+Syndrome%22&rank=14
*  Siblings with ischemic stroke study: results of a genome-wide scan for stroke loci. - Semantic Scholar
... and risk of stroke and stroke subtypes within pairs. METHODS The Siblings With Ischemic Stroke Study enrolled 312 probands with ... Ischemic stroke was subtyped according to Trial of Org 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment criteria. Genotyping was performed with ... CONCLUSIONS Stroke subtype and age at stroke in affected sibling pairs exhibit significant clustering. No individual SNP ... The concordance of stroke subtypes among affected pairs was 33.8% (kappa=0.13; P=5.06×10(-4)) and did not differ by age at ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Siblings-with-ischemic-stroke-study-results-of-a-g-Meschia-Nalls/0c45c7f707aff19a5ca2a16b4ddab16caf1a13c8
*  The European Stroke Organisation Guidelines: a standard operating procedure. - Radcliffe Department of Medicine
After discussion within the European Stroke Organisation Guidelines Committee and significant input from European Stroke ... management of ischemic stroke) to focused modules (i.e. subdivisions of a major topic). This will enable the European Stroke ... for the establishment of stroke units and stroke centers, and recently for the management of intracerebral hemorrhage. In ... The second one is the decision of the European Stroke Organisation to move from the classical model of a single Guideline ...
  https://www.rdm.ox.ac.uk/publications/635234
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Childhood stroke | Read by QxMD
Childhood stroke : What are the special features of childhood stroke?]. L Gerstl, M V Bonfert, T Nicolai, M Dieterich, C ... Childhood arterial ischemic stroke differs in essential aspects from adult stroke. It is rare, often relatively unknown among ... At least half of childhood stroke survivors suffer long-term impairments. Rapid identification of stroke is essential to ... We show that handwriting acquisition is characterized by the transition from reactive movements programmed stroke-by-stroke in ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/46628
*  Depression and Risk of Stroke in Midaged Women | Stroke
Socioeconomic status and stroke incidence in the US elderly: the role of risk factors in the EPESE study. Stroke. 2006;37:1368- ... stroke. Introduction. Stroke is a major cause of death and disability worldwide.1 The burden is particularly large among women ... Stroke. Incident stroke was determined at S3 to S6, when women were asked, "In the past 3 years have you been diagnosed or ... Although the development of depression after stroke is well-recognized,5 the role of depression as a risk factor for stroke is ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/44/6/1555.long
*  Trends in Stroke Treatment and Outcome between 1995 and 2010 : Observations from Riks-Stroke, the Swedish Stroke Register
Trends in Stroke Treatment and Outcome between 1995 and 2010: Observations from Riks-Stroke, the Swedish Stroke Register. ... Background: Continuous changes in stroke treatment and care, as well as changes in stroke characteristics, may alter stroke ... More stroke patients have CT, more patients are treated in stroke units and more have secondary prevention. Patients with ... Quality improvement, Stroke registries, Stroke risk factors, Time trends National Category Medical and Health Sciences ...
  http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:705515
*  Gross Domestic Product and Health Expenditure Associated With Incidence, 30-Day Fatality, and Age at Stroke Onset | Stroke
Community-based stroke incidence in a Scottish population: the Scottish Borders Stroke Study. Stroke. 2005; 36: 1837- 1843. ... Stroke Incidence and Survival in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany: the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study (LuSSt). Stroke. 2010; 41: 1865 ... Incidence and case-fatality of stroke on the East border of the European union: the Grodno Stroke Study. Stroke. 2010; 41: 2726 ... Stroke Outcome Research Canada Working Group. Socioeconomic status, hospital volume, and stroke fatality in Canada. Stroke. ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/43/1/170
*  Single Drop Blood Test For Rapid Stroke Diagnosis - Xtalks
"Three quarters of stroke patients suffer from ischemic stroke - a blockage of a blood vessel in the brain. In those cases, time ... Currently, stroke diagnosis takes up to three hours and requires skilled technicians to perform the lab work. These are hours ... The technology works to diagnosis stroke - an event in which blood flow to the brain is interrupted - by detecting a number of ... The researchers say with further development, the tool could be used in hospital emergency rooms to diagnose stroke along with ...
  https://xtalks.com/blood-test-for-rapid-stroke-diagnosis-171/
*  Paramedic Initiated Lisinopril For Acute Stroke Treatment - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
There is rapid progression of brain injury following stroke and any stroke treatment may need to be started very early to have ... Several previous clinical trials have lowered blood pressure in acute stroke but this has not resulted in improved stroke ... Any presentation of suspected stroke without unilateral arm weakness. *Cannot establish that stroke onset time (i.e. when ... High blood pressure immediately following stroke is common and related to poorer stroke functional outcome and death. Although ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01066572
*  Sildenafil (Viagra) Treatment of Subacute Ischemic Stroke - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Approximately 15-30% of stroke survivors are permanently disabled. Twenty eight percent of stroke patients are under age 65 ... Active Comparator: Usual post-stroke care Usual post-stroke treatment including physical, occupational, and speech therapy. ... Sildenafil treatment of subacute ischemic stroke: a safety study at 25-mg daily for 2 weeks. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2009 Sep ... Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States and the leading cause of serious long-term disability. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00452582
*  Recurrent Ischemic Lesions After Acute Atherothrombotic Stroke | Stroke
The differences in stroke severity (median National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score of 3 versus TIA or minor stroke ... including 2 ischemic strokes and 1 hemorrhagic stroke in the clopidogrel plus aspirin group and 5 ischemic strokes [3.01%] in ... Platelet-Oriented Inhibition in New TIA and Minor Ischemic Stroke (POINT) trial: rationale and design. Int J Stroke. 2013;8:479 ... Acute Antiplatelet Stroke Trialists Collaboration. Dual or mono antiplatelet therapy for patients with acute ischemic stroke or ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/47/9/2323
*  Update on stroke clinical trial - ReNeuron
About stroke. Approximately 150,000 people suffer a stroke in the UK each year. The vast majority of these strokes are ... About ReNeuron's ReN001 stem cell therapy for stroke. ReNeuron's ReN001 cell therapy for stroke consists of a neural stem cell ... which provides stroke services to the population of south Glasgow and specialist stroke treatments for the West of Scotland. ... Pilot Investigation of Stem Cells in Stroke) clinical trial of its ReN001 stem cell therapy for disabled stroke patients. ...
  http://www.reneuron.com/news-list/update-on-stroke-clinical-trial/
*  Recurrent Ischemic Stroke: Strategies for Prevention - American Family Physician
... of the nearly 800,000 strokes that occur annually in the United States. Risk factors for ischemic stroke include hypertension, ... Antiplatelet therapy is recommended to reduce the risk of recurrent ischemic stroke. The selection of antiplatelet therapy ... Aspirin is recommended as initial treatment to prevent recurrent ischemic stroke. Clopidogrel is recommended as an alternative ... Warfarin should not be used for prevention of recurrent ischemic stroke. ...
  http://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1001/p436.html
*  NewYork-Presbyterian Queens - Stroke Risk Reduction Found In Women Who Consume Coffee
The recurrence of stroke occurs in about 25 percent of stroke victims within five years after a first stroke. The risk is ... Ischemic strokes are further divided into two groups, including the following:. thrombotic strokes -strokes caused by a ... About 3 percent of stroke patients have a second stroke within 30 days of their first stroke, and about one-third have a second ... This is called a stroke-in-evolution.. Thrombotic strokes may be preceded by one or more "mini-strokes," called transient ...
  http://www.nyhq.org/diw/Content.asp?PageID=DIW009695
*  Patient Education Following a Stroke - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Impact of Patient Education Following a Stroke on Knowledge of Risk Factors, Stroke Warning Signs and What to do in Cases of ... The studies reported on stroke patients managed in stroke center have shown that 39-42% of patients could not name any symptoms ... The rapid diagnosis and treatment of acute ischemic stroke are critical in the reduction of morbidity, disability and stroke ... no risk factor of stroke.. The stroke patients are therefore a population at high risk for neurological events and cardiac ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT02834273
*  Effect of Diabetes and Glycemic Control on Ischemic Stroke Risk in AF Patients | JACC: Journal of the American College of...
Current stroke risk scoring systems for AF patients include a diagnosis of diabetes mellitus as a stroke risk factor (7,8,18). ... HbA1c and ischemic stroke. Using time-varying HbA1c, there were 104 validated ischemic stroke events during follow-up included ... Patients with longer duration of diabetes also had increased risk of stroke according to CHADS2, CHA2DS2-VASc, and ATRIA stroke ... 2000) Outcome measures in acute stroke trials: a systematic review and some recommendations to improve practice. Stroke 31:1429 ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/67/3/239
*  Targeting aspirin in acute disabling ischemic stroke: An individual patient data meta-analysis of three large randomized trials...
placebo in acute ischemic stroke: the first International Stroke Trial (n=18372), the Chinese Acute Stroke Trial (n=20172) and ... Results: Ischemic stroke patients who were older, had lower blood pressure, computerized tomography evidence of infarct or more ... It is unclear whether functional outcome could be improved after stroke by targeting aspirin to patients with a high risk of ... Conclusions: Using simple clinical variables to target aspirin to patients after acute disabling stroke by risk of thrombosis, ...
  https://www.ndph.ox.ac.uk/publications/570670
*  Abstract W MP29: Stroke Severity and Thrombolysis-Induced Intracerebral Haemorrhage: Thrombolysis Practice and Outcomes in...
Background: The safety and outcomes of thrombolysis with intravenous tPA in patients with mild stroke or very severe stroke are ... Risk of SIH following IV tPA is strongly related to stroke severity; the risk is significantly higher among severe strokes, for ... Methods: The Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) is the prospective stroke register for England and Wales, with ... Thank you for your interest in spreading the word on Stroke.. NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person you ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/46/Suppl_1/AWMP29
*  Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada | Home
The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing ... The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada is a source of information about stroke, heart disease, surgeries and treatments. It ... Visit Heart & Stroke on FacebookVisit Heart & Stroke on InstagramVisit Heart & Stroke on TwitterVisit Heart & Stroke on Youtube ... Heart & Stroke CEO Yves Savoie opens up about a personal connection to stroke that inspired his legacy gift. ...
  http://www.heartandstroke.ca
*  Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke | NIDDK
... heart disease and stroke; risk factors; symptoms; diagnosis; and warning signs-and how to prevent or slow heart disease. ... Having diabetes means that you are more likely to develop heart disease and have a greater chance of a heart attack or a stroke ... What are the warning signs of heart attack and stroke?. Call 9-1-1 right away if you have warning signs of a heart attack:. * ... Call 9-1-1 if you have the warning signs of a heart attack or stroke. Treatment works best when given right away.. References. ...
  https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/diabetes/overview/preventing-problems/heart-disease-stroke
*  Stroke - Wikipedia
Silent strokes are estimated to occur at five times the rate of symptomatic strokes.[47][48] The risk of silent stroke ... Stroke unit. Ideally, people who have had a stroke are admitted to a "stroke unit", a ward or dedicated area in a hospital ... Silent stroke. A silent stroke is a stroke that does not have any outward symptoms, and the patients are typically unaware they ... Cognitive and psychological outcome after a stroke can be affected by the age at which the stroke happened, pre-stroke baseline ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ischemic_stroke