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Early Surrogates of Outcome after Thrombectomy in Posterior Circulation Stroke.
European Journal of Neurology; Kniep H, Bechstein M et. al.

Aug 8th, 2022 - Early surrogates for functional outcome in anterior circulation stroke have been described with the National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) at 24h being reported as the most accurate metric. We compare discriminatory power of established...

Safety and efficacy of the Amplatzer amulet and watchman2.5 for left atrial appendage o...
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Zhu MZ, Song H et. al.

Aug 8th, 2022 - Left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) is an alternative to oral anticoagulation (OAC) to decrease the risk of stroke in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF); however, certain complications remain a concern. Amplatzer Amulet and Wa...

Efficacy and Safety of the Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulant Among patients w...
Current Problems in Cardiology; Barbarawi M, Barbarawi O et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Patients with cancer are at higher risk of atrial fibrillation (AF). Currently there are no definitive data on clinical outcomes for nonvitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulant (NOACs) and warfarin in cancer patients with AF. Therefore, we conducte...

Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion, A Misnomer?: Where Do We Go From Here?
Mayo Clinic Proceedings; Holmes DR, Simard TJ et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - The importance of the left atrial appendage (LAA) as the source of thromboembolism including stroke in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation is well documented, with more than 90% of ischemic strokes related to a LAA thrombus. Although ora...

Assessment of Neurological Impairment and Recovery Using Statistical Models of Neurolog...
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair; Scott SH, Lowrey CR et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - While many areas of medicine have benefited from the development of objective assessment tools and biomarkers, there have been comparatively few improvements in techniques used to assess brain function and dysfunction. Brain functions such as perc...

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Guidelines  125 results

Heart disease after COVID: what the data say
Nature Sadiik SM.

Aug 2nd, 2022 - Some studies suggest that the risk of cardiovascular problems, such as a heart attack or stroke, remains high even many months after a SARS-CoV-2 infection clears up. Researchers are starting to pin down the frequency of these issues and what is c...

Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Promote a Healthy Diet and Physical Activity for...
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

Jul 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD), which includes heart disease, myocardial infarction, and stroke, is the leading cause of death in the US. A large proportion of CVD cases can be prevented by addressing modifiable risk factors, including smoking, obes...

Association of Nap Frequency With Hypertension or Ischemic Stroke Supported by Prospective Cohort Data and Mendelian Randomization in Predominantly Middle-Aged European Subjects
Hypertension Yang MJ, .

Jul 25th, 2022 - Background and Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the association between daytime napping frequency and the incidence of essential hypertension or stroke as well as to validate causality in this relationship via Mendelian randomiza...

Small NIH study reveals how immune response triggered by COVID-19 may damage the brain
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Jul 5th, 2022 - A study from the National Institutes of Health describes the immune response triggered by COVID-19 infection that damages the brain’s blood vessels and may lead to short- and long-term neurological symptoms. In a study published in Brain, research...

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force Recomm...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in the US, accounting for more than 1 in 4 deaths. Each year, an estimated 605 000 people in the US have a first myocardial infarction and an estimated 610 000 experience a first strok...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10,160 results

A Novel Healthcare Information Technology Tool to Improve Care in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation

Aug 5th, 2022 - This study is a prospective, observational study designed to evaluate the use of the Geneva Healthcare Patient Population Management platform to detect AF (atrial fibrillation) in patients with CIEDs (cardiovascular implantable electronic devices)...

Efficacy and Safety of Butylphthalide for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients Receiving Intravenous Thrombolysis or Endovascular Treatment

Aug 5th, 2022 - This trial is a prospective, randomized, double-blinded, placebo parallel controlled, multiple-center trial. A total of approximately 1200 patients (Age≥18years) within 6 hours of symptom onset of acute ischemic stroke, who shows NIHSS from 4-25 p...

Fixed Dose Flavonoid Isoquercetin on Thrombo-Inflammatory Biomarkers in Subjects With Stable Sickle Cell Disease

Aug 5th, 2022 - Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is an inherited monogenic hemoglobin disorder caused by a mutation in the gene encoding the beta globin subunit of adult hemoglobin (HbA) resulting in a substitution of valine for glutamic acid at position 6 and thus prod...

Intervention Effectiveness Towards Improving Physical and Mental Health for Post-stroke Patients.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Stroke is a medical condition that occurs when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is either blocked by a clot or bursts (or ruptures). This is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. Post-stroke patients will ex...

Sonification Techniques for Gait Training

Aug 5th, 2022 - Background: Music therapy is widely used in relational settings. The sound can engage limbic and paralimbic areas and a variety of other brain areas strictly connected with movement (motor cortex, supplementary motor area, cerebellum, basal gangli...

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News  13,459 results

Using Wearable Devices to Detect AF Is 'Cost Effective'

Aug 8th, 2022 - Screening for atrial fibrillation with wearable devices is cost-effective, when compared with either no screening or screening using traditional methods, a new study concludes. "Undiagnosed atrial fibrillation (AF) is an important cause of stroke....

CV Admissions on the Rise in Americans With Cancer

Aug 5th, 2022 - Although cardiovascular disease (CVD) is known to often strike the mortal blow in patients with cancer, a national analysis puts in stark relief the burden of CV-related hospitalizations in this vulnerable population. Results show that between 200...

Social Isolation, Loneliness Tied to Death, MI, Stroke: AHA

Aug 4th, 2022 - People who are socially isolated or lonely have an increased risk for myocardial infarction (MI), stroke, and death, independent of other factors, the American Heart Association (AHA) concludes in a new scientific statement. Crystal Wiley Cené Mor...

Targeted Therapy for Kidney Cancer Linked to Higher Cardiac Risk

Aug 3rd, 2022 - New research offers more evidence linking targeted therapies for patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma to higher risks for major adverse cardiovascular events. Patients on targeted therapy were more likely to develop conditions such as heart...

Heart disease after COVID: what the data say
Nature Sadiik SM.

Aug 2nd, 2022 - Some studies suggest that the risk of cardiovascular problems, such as a heart attack or stroke, remains high even many months after a SARS-CoV-2 infection clears up. Researchers are starting to pin down the frequency of these issues and what is c...

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Patient Education  292 results see all →