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ALLMedicine™ Stroke Prevention Guidelines Center

Research & Reviews  23 results

Adherence to Guidelines at a Stroke Prevention Clinic: A Follow-up Study.
https://doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2018.352
The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. Le Journal Canadien Des Sciences Neurologiques; Chen BY, Perkins H et. al.

Jan 28th, 2019 - In 2010, we published our stroke prevention clinic's performance as compared to Canadian stroke prevention guidelines. We now compare our clinic's adherence with guidelines to our previous results, following the implementation of an electronic doc...

A systematic comparison of key features of ischemic stroke prevention guidelines in low...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5813247
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Bayona H, Owolabi M et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2017 - Implementation of contextually appropriate, evidence-based, expert-recommended stroke prevention guideline is particularly important in Low-Income Countries (LMICs), which bear disproportional larger burden of stroke while possessing fewer resourc...

Obstructive Sleep Apnea as an Independent Stroke Risk Factor: A Review of the Evidence,...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JNN.0000000000000196
The Journal of Neuroscience Nursing : Journal of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses; King S, Cuellar N

May 2nd, 2016 - Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability affecting nearly 800,000 people in the United States every year. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is found in over 60% of patients with stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) and identified as an inde...

Level of systolic blood pressure within the normal range and risk of recurrent stroke.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2011.1650
JAMA Ovbiagele B, Diener HC et. al.

Nov 17th, 2011 - Recurrent stroke prevention guidelines suggest that larger reductions in systolic blood pressure (SBP) are positively associated with a greater reduction in the risk of recurrent stroke and define an SBP level of less than 120 mm Hg as normal. How...

A program to improve secondary stroke prevention: the Colorado Neurological Institute s...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JNN.0b013e3182212a83
The Journal of Neuroscience Nursing : Journal of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses; Menard MM, Smith DB et. al.

Jul 28th, 2011 - The key to secondary stroke prevention often lies in improved control of traditional stroke risk factors. Studies have shown that there is an evidence-practice gap, for both physicians and patients, when it comes to adhering to national stroke pre...

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Guidelines  5 results

Statin Safety and Associated Adverse Events: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart ...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/ATV.0000000000000073
Newman, C.

Dec 9th, 2018 - One in 4 Americans >40 years of age takes a statin to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and other complications of atherosclerotic disease. The most effective statins produce a mean reduction in low-density lipoprotein cho.

Childhood and Adolescent Adversity and Cardiometabolic Outcomes: A Scientific Statement From...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/12/15/CIR.0000000000000536
Shakira F. Suglia

Dec 17th, 2017 - Adverse experiences in childhood and adolescence, defined as subjectively perceived threats to the safety or security of the child’s bodily integrity, family, or social structures, are known to be associated with cardiometabolic outcomes over the.

Treatment and Outcome of Hemorrhagic Transformation After Intravenous Alteplase in Acute Isc...
http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/48/12/e343
Shadi Yaghi

Nov 1st, 2017 - Symptomatic intracranial hemorrhage (sICH) is the most feared complication of intravenous thrombolytic therapy in acute ischemic stroke. Treatment of sICH is based on expert opinion and small case series, with the efficacy of such treatments not w.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Cerebrovascular Disease
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30210-7/fulltext
Salmela, M.

Apr 30th, 2017 - Diseases of the cerebral vasculature represent a heterogeneous group of ischemic and hemorrhagic etiologies, which often manifest clinically as an acute neurologic deficit also known as stroke or less commonly with symptoms such as headache or sei.

Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: Preventive Medica...
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/statin-use-in-adults-preventive-medication1
US Preventive Services Task Force

Oct 31st, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends that adults without a history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) (ie, symptomatic coronary artery disease or ischemic stroke) use a low- to moderate-dose statin for the prevention of CVD events and mortality when all of the foll.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  41 results

Adherence to Guidelines at a Stroke Prevention Clinic: A Follow-up Study.
https://doi.org/10.1017/cjn.2018.352
The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. Le Journal Canadien Des Sciences Neurologiques; Chen BY, Perkins H et. al.

Jan 28th, 2019 - In 2010, we published our stroke prevention clinic's performance as compared to Canadian stroke prevention guidelines. We now compare our clinic's adherence with guidelines to our previous results, following the implementation of an electronic doc...

Statin Safety and Associated Adverse Events: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart ...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/ATV.0000000000000073
Newman, C.

Dec 9th, 2018 - One in 4 Americans >40 years of age takes a statin to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and other complications of atherosclerotic disease. The most effective statins produce a mean reduction in low-density lipoprotein cho.

Childhood and Adolescent Adversity and Cardiometabolic Outcomes: A Scientific Statement From...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/12/15/CIR.0000000000000536
Shakira F. Suglia

Dec 17th, 2017 - Adverse experiences in childhood and adolescence, defined as subjectively perceived threats to the safety or security of the child’s bodily integrity, family, or social structures, are known to be associated with cardiometabolic outcomes over the.

Treatment and Outcome of Hemorrhagic Transformation After Intravenous Alteplase in Acute Isc...
http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/48/12/e343
Shadi Yaghi

Nov 1st, 2017 - Symptomatic intracranial hemorrhage (sICH) is the most feared complication of intravenous thrombolytic therapy in acute ischemic stroke. Treatment of sICH is based on expert opinion and small case series, with the efficacy of such treatments not w.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Cerebrovascular Disease
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30210-7/fulltext
Salmela, M.

Apr 30th, 2017 - Diseases of the cerebral vasculature represent a heterogeneous group of ischemic and hemorrhagic etiologies, which often manifest clinically as an acute neurologic deficit also known as stroke or less commonly with symptoms such as headache or sei.

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News  7 results

Stroke Rounds: New Prevention Guidelines Favor Mediterranean Diet
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/strokes/48320

Oct 30th, 2014 - Action Points Note that joint guidelines from the American Heart and American Stroke Associations clarify issues relating to stroke prevention on the population level. Among the most notable guidelines, the associations call for increased efforts ...

Experts update stroke prevention guidelines
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-stroke-prevention/experts-update-stroke-prevention-guidelines-idUSKBN0II20620141029

Oct 29th, 2014 - (Reuters Health) - Tools for preventing strokes include a healthy diet, home blood pressure monitoring and an online stroke-risk estimator, according to updated guidelines issued Wednesday by a leading heart health organization. Together with trad...

U.S. group issues stroke prevention guidelines just for women
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-heart-women/u-s-group-issues-stroke-prevention-guidelines-just-for-women-idUSBREA151YA20140206

Feb 6th, 2014 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - While stroke is common in both men and women, guidelines released on Thursday for the first time address factors such as pregnancy, birth control pills and menopause that put women at particular risk for the deadly condition. I...

Secondary Prevention of Stroke
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/34259/cardiology/secondary-prevention-stroke

Apr 27th, 2011 - Persons who survive a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) are at increased risk of subsequent stroke; approximately 25% of the 795,000 annual strokes in the United States are recurrent events. The American Heart Association/American Stroke A.

New AHA Guidelines Link Sleep Apnea and Stroke Risk
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/strokes/3246

May 8th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that the new guidelines suggest an evaluation for sleep apnea for high-risk stroke patients, including those with abdominal obesity and drug-resistant hypertension. Note that the updated AHA stroke prev...

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