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Research & Reviews  3,515 results

Cost-effectiveness of Carotid Artery Stenting vs Endarterectomy: A Simulation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2022.106908
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Marriott DJ, Kuo S et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - Clinical trials conducted before the introduction of modern medical management to prevent stroke demonstrated that carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and carotid artery stenting (CAS) prevent stroke following transient ischemic attack (TIA). We compared...

Prognostic value of multiparametric cardiac magnetic resonance in sickle cell patients.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00277-022-05057-6
Annals of Hematology; Meloni A, Pistoia L et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - The aim of this multicenter study was to prospectively assess the predictive value of multiparametric cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) for cardiovascular complications in sickle cell disease (SCD) patients. Among all patients with hemoglobinopathi...

Transcatheter Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Patients With Transient Ischemic Attack.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.10.044
The American Journal of Cardiology; Farjat-Pasos JI, Guedeney P et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Limited data exist on patients with a transient ischemic attack (TIA) who underwent patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure. The objectives of this study were to determine the clinical and procedural characteristics and long-term outcomes of patients w...

Racial Differences in Atrial Fibrillation Management Between White Patients and Black P...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.10.039
The American Journal of Cardiology; Mitrani LR, Tumasian RA et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Black patients have higher rates of stroke than White patients. Paradoxically, atrial fibrillation (AF) affects twice as many White patients compared with Black patients. Transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis (ATTR-CA) is associated with both AF and s...

Determinants of post-stroke depression among stroke survivors at University of Gondar H...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12883-022-02982-x
BMC Neurology; Fantu E, Hailu W et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Stroke is one of the most common causes of disability among adults. Post-stroke depression (PSD) is a frequent neuropsychiatric complication in stroke patients. Despite the increasing prevalence of stroke, there is a paucity of data on PSD and its...

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Guidelines  15 results

Screening for Atrial Fibrillation: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Sta...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.23732
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Jan 26th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia. The prevalence of AF increases with age, from less than 0.2% in adults younger than 55 years to about 10% in those 85 years or older, with a higher prevalence in men than in women. It...

USPSTF Maintains AFib Screening Recommendation
https://www.ajmc.com/view/uspstf-maintains-afib-screening-recommendation
AJMC Shaw ML.

Jan 25th, 2022 - The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) had announced an update to its 2018 recommendation on screening for atrial fibrillation (AFib) for older adults. Despite an extensive review of evidence and new clinical trials,1 the US Preventive ...

Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: US Preventive Services Task Force R...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.26988
JAMA , Krist AH et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2021 - Carotid artery stenosis is atherosclerotic disease that affects extracranial carotid arteries. Asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis refers to stenosis in persons without a history of ischemic stroke, transient ischemic attack, or other neurologic ...

Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations: Telestroke Best Practice Guidelines Upda...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1747493017706239
International Journal of Stroke : Official Journal of The... Blacquiere D, Lindsay MP et. al.

Apr 27th, 2017 - Every year, approximately 62,000 people with stroke and transient ischemic attack are treated in Canadian hospitals. The 2016 update of the Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations Telestroke guideline is a comprehensive summary of current ev...

2014 Chinese guidelines for secondary prevention of ischemic stroke and transient ische...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1747493017694391
International Journal of Stroke : Official Journal of The... Wang Y, Liu M et. al.

Apr 7th, 2017 - Ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA) are the most common cerebrovascular disorder and leading cause of death in China. The Effective secondary prevention is the vital strategy for reducing stroke recurrence. The aim of this guidelin...

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Drugs  139 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  300 results

Does Patent Foramen Ovale Closure Improve Exercise Capacity & Prevent Blood Flow Through Intrapulmonary Shunt
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03904290

Oct 14th, 2022 - A patent foramen ovale (PFO) is present in ~30% of the general population. The PFO has historically been considered to be trivial. However, recent work by the investigator's group and others has identified that, compared to individuals without a P...

Platelet Expression of FcγRIIa and Arterial Hemodynamics to Predict Recurrent Stroke in Intracranial Atherosclerosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05518305

Oct 6th, 2022 - Recurrent ischemic stroke due to intracranial atherosclerotic disease (ICAD) is extremely common despite treatment with anti-platelet medications. Heterogeneity of the arterial architecture and associated blood flow changes in ICAD-related stenose...

Effects of Statin for Elderly Patients With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04826354

Oct 4th, 2022 - Established Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (ASCVD) A. Coronary artery disease meeting at least one of the following criteria: A history of coronary recanalization in multivessel coronary artery disease, evidenced by any of the following: P...

Natural History of Stroke: Cause and Development
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00009243

Sep 29th, 2022 - Study Description: This is a natural history/disease pathogenesis protocol for evaluation of patients with or at risk of acute stroke, transient ischemic attack (TIA), or other disturbances of cerebrovascular circulation. The purpose of this proto...

Cerebral Autoregulation in Patients With Symptomatic Cerebral Atherosclerotic Stenosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05028855

Sep 26th, 2022 - Ischemic stroke is a tremendous public health burden that seriously endangers the health of Chinese population symptomatic cerebral atherosclerotic stenosis (sCAS) is responsible for about 33-50% of ischemic stroke in China and highly associated w...

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News  923 results

Hope That Older Afib Patients Embrace DOACs Meets Reality
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/101826

Nov 18th, 2022 - Although older people with atrial fibrillation (Afib) were increasingly willing to initiate and adhere to their prescribed anticoagulants in recent years, this population stayed undertreated as a whole as recently as 2020, a study found. Within th...

New Recommendations for Hyperglycemia Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982504

Nov 14th, 2022 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. I'm Dr Neil Skolnik. Today we're going to talk about the consensus report by the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes on the management of hyperglycemia. ...

Flu Vaccination Associated With Reduced Stroke Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983953

Nov 11th, 2022 - Dr Jessalyn Holodinsky Influenza vaccination is associated with a reduced risk of stroke among adults, even if they aren't at high risk for stroke, according to new research. The risk of stroke was about 23% lower in the 6 months following a flu s...

Earlier Anticoagulation Better After Ischemic Stroke in AF?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983471

Nov 3rd, 2022 - For patients with acute ischemic stroke with atrial fibrillation (AF), starting anticoagulation early ― within 4 days of the stroke ― was associated with fewer infarcts being detected by imaging at 1 month, and there was no difference in hemorrhag...

Novel Interventions May Reduce Phlebotomy Use in Patients With Polycythemia Vera
https://www.onclive.com/view/novel-interventions-may-reduce-phlebotomy-use-in-patients-with-polycythemia-vera

Oct 20th, 2022 - Patients with polycythemia vera (PV), a myeloproliferative neoplasm associated with JAK2 mutations and overproduction of red blood cells, often require regular therapeutic phlebotomies to avoid thrombosis. The most common presentations of thrombos...

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Patient Education  33 results see all →