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ALLMedicine™ Acute Stroke Center

Research & Reviews  5,402 results

Repeated Measures of Modified Rankin Scale Scores to Assess Functional Recovery From St...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.121.025425
Journal of the American Heart Association; Chye A, Hackett ML et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - Background Function after acute stroke using the modified Rankin Scale (mRS) is usually assessed at a point in time. The analytical implications of serial mRS measurements to evaluate functional recovery over time is not completely understood. We ...

GaitBetter: Motor and Cognitive Training for Gait Rehabilitation and Falls Prevention in Stroke Survivors.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04625127

Aug 5th, 2022 - This study consists of 3 distinct aims: In Aim 1, the investigators will evaluate clinical acceptance of the GaitBetter solution by subjects and therapists. To do so, the investigators will run a pilot study to gather feedback from stakeholders (n...

Long-term determinants of death after stroke in Ghana: Analysis by stroke types & subty...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2022.106639
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Sarfo FS, Akassi J et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Determinants of long-term mortality after stroke by mechanistic type and subtype are unknown in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Such data are crucial for targeting specific pathophysiologic pathways to improve stroke outcomes in the region. To evaluate ...

Barriers to Enrollment in Post-Stroke Brain Stimulation in a Racially and Ethnically Di...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15459683221088861
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair; Hodics T, Cohen LG et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Brain stimulation is an adjuvant strategy to promote rehabilitation after stroke. Here, we evaluated the influence of inclusion/exclusion criteria on enrollment in a transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) trial in the context of a racially...

Predictors of post-stroke cognitive impairment using acute structural MRI neuroimaging:...
https://doi.org/10.1177/17474930221120349
International Journal of Stroke : Official Journal of The... Ball EL, Shah M et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Stroke survivors are at an increased risk of developing post-stroke cognitive impairment and post-stroke dementia; those at risk could be identified by brain imaging routinely performed at stroke onset. This systematic review aimed to identify fea...

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Guidelines  14 results

Current Recommendations for the Management of Stroke Patients in the Middle East in the...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7375312
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Al Hashmi AM, Ozdemir AO et. al.

Oct 18th, 2020 - COVID-19 pandemic has led to a change in the way we manage acute medical illnesses. This pandemic had a negative impact on stroke care worldwide. The World Stroke Organization (WSO) has raised concerns due to the lack of available care and comprom...

Practice recommendations for neurovascular ultrasound investigations of acute stroke pa...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7276863
European Journal of Neurology; Baracchini C, Pieroni A et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - Patients with acute ischemic stroke are at high-risk for contracting COVID-19 infection. Additionally, healthcare professionals including neurovascular ultrasound providers are also at risk of being infected by SARS-CoV-2 virus. Yet, preparedness ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Cerebrovascular Disease-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.036
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Robertson RL et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Stroke is an uncommon but an important and under-recognized cause of morbidity and mortality in children. Strokes may be due to either brain ischemia or intracranial hemorrhage. Common symptoms of pediatric acute stroke include headache, vomiting,...

Glycaemic management during the inpatient enteral feeding of people with stroke and dia...
https://doi.org/10.1111/dme.13678
Diabetic Medicine : a Journal of the British Diabetic Ass... Roberts AW, Penfold S et. al.

Aug 29th, 2018 - This paper is an abridged and modified version of guidelines produced by the Joint British Diabetes Societies for inpatient care on glycaemic management during the enteral feeding of people with stroke and diabetes. These were revised in 2017 and ...

European Academy of Neurology and European Stroke Organization consensus statement and ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.13539
European Journal of Neurology; Kobayashi A, Czlonkowska A et. al.

Dec 9th, 2017 - The reduction of delay between onset and hospital arrival and adequate pre-hospital care of persons with acute stroke are important for improving the chances of a favourable outcome. The objective is to recommend evidence-based practices for the m...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  654 results

GaitBetter: Motor and Cognitive Training for Gait Rehabilitation and Falls Prevention in Stroke Survivors.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04625127

Aug 5th, 2022 - This study consists of 3 distinct aims: In Aim 1, the investigators will evaluate clinical acceptance of the GaitBetter solution by subjects and therapists. To do so, the investigators will run a pilot study to gather feedback from stakeholders (n...

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

Aug 4th, 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...

Intensive Ambulance-delivered Blood Pressure Reduction in Hyper-Acute Stroke Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03790800

Aug 3rd, 2022 - As an investigator initiated and conducted, multicentre, ambulance-delivered, prospective, randomised, open-label, blinded outcome (PROBE) study. INTERACT4 aims to evaluate the effects of functional outcome according to an ordinal analysis of the ...

Upper Limb Mirror Therapy With TENS to Improve Upper Limb Functions in Patients With Sub-acute Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03631628

Aug 3rd, 2022 - This study compare the effectiveness of 2 rehabilitation programmes that use (1) MT with TENS, (2) sham-MT with TENS, respectively, in addition to standardized upper limb training (TOT), in improving upper limb motor functions, activities of daily...

The Third, Intensive Care Bundle With Blood Pressure Reduction in Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03209258

Aug 3rd, 2022 - Objectives: To determine the effectiveness of a goal-directed care bundle of active management involving early physiological control (intensive blood pressure [BP] lowering, glycemic control, early treatment of pyrexia, and rapid reversal of antic...

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News  543 results

'Case Closed:' Bridging Thrombolysis Remains 'Gold Standard' in Stroke Thrombectomy 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/977223

Jul 14th, 2022 - Two new non-inferiority trials address the controversial question of whether thrombolytic therapy can be omitted for acute ischemic stroke in patients undergoing endovascular thrombectomy for large-vessel occlusion. Both trials show better outcome...

Brain Regions Associated With Unfavorable Outcomes in Post-Stroke Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/976741

Jul 7th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Rich-club areas of ischemic stroke are predefined highly interconnected brain regions. They were shown to be associated ...

Vulnerable Carotid Plaque Linked to High Stroke Recurrence Rates
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974915

Jun 2nd, 2022 - Small but vulnerable carotid plaques appear to be a more important cause of stroke than previously thought, a new study suggests. Results of the Carotid Plaque Imaging in Acute Stroke (CAPIAS) study show that patients with complicated carotid arte...

Thrombolysis Safe in Stroke Patients on Oral Anticoagulants
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974407

May 23rd, 2022 - Intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) for acute stroke appears safe for patients who have recently received direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) therapy, a new observational study suggests, prompting researchers to ask whether guidelines that restrict its us...

Exenatide Linked to Less Hyperglycemia After Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973840

May 11th, 2022 - Treatment with the diabetes drug exenatide was associated with a significant decrease in hyperglycemia in acute stroke patients, a new study shows. The research could offer clinicians an alternative to insulin therapy to treat hyperglycemia and re...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →