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Research & Reviews  67,703 results

The nature of inpatient rehabilitation for people with aphasia from culturally and ling...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10749357.2021.2008599
Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation; Mellahn K, Larkman C et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Due to language and cultural barriers, people with aphasia from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds are at risk of disadvantage in their access to comprehensive care. They are at higher risk of poorer inpatient outcomes in add...

Influence of acetabular cup thickness on seating and primary stability in total hip art...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jor.25232
Journal of Orthopaedic Research : Official Publication Of... Ruhr M, Baetz J et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Insufficient primary stability of acetabular hip cups is a complication resulting in early cup loosening. Available cup designs vary in terms of wall thickness, potentially affecting implant fixation. This study investigated the influence of diffe...

Aortic Stiffness, Pulse Pressure, and Cerebral Pulsatility Progress Despite Best Medica...
https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.035560
Stroke Webb AJS, Lawson A et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Increased cerebral arterial pulsatility is associated with cerebral small vessel disease, recurrent stroke, and dementia despite the best medical treatment. However, no study has identified the rates and determinants of progression of arterial sti...

Increased Backward Wave Pressures Rather than Flow Explain Age-Dependent Heart Rate Eff...
https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.121.18271
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Mthembu N, Norton GR et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Through both backward (Pb) and forward (Pf) wave effects, a lower heart rate (HR) associates with increased central (PPc), beyond brachial pulse pressure (PP). However, the relative contribution to Pf of aortic flow (Q) versus re-reflection of Pb,...

Bilateral Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Improves Upper Limb Motor Recover...
https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.036895
Stroke Chen P, Liu TW et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Recent evidence has shown bilateral transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (Bi-TENS) combined with task-oriented training (TOT) to be superior to unilateral transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (Uni-TENS)+TOT in improving lower limb mo...

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Guidelines  98 results

Screening for Hypertension in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Reaffirmation R...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.4987
JAMA , Krist AH et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - Hypertension is a prevalent condition that affects approximately 45% of the adult US population and is the most commonly diagnosed condition at outpatient office visits. Hypertension is a major contributing risk factor for heart failure, myocardia...

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Use of Ankle-Foot Orthoses and Functional Electri...
https://doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000347
Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy : JNPT; Johnston TE, Keller S et. al.

Mar 7th, 2021 - Level of ambulation following stroke is a long-term predictor of participation and disability. Decreased lower extremity motor control can impact ambulation and overall mobility. The purpose of this clinical practice guideline (CPG) is to provide ...

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 ...

The 2020 Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Comprehensive Gu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.09.001
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Andrade JG, Aguilar M et. al.

Nov 17th, 2020 - The Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) atrial fibrillation (AF) guidelines program was developed to aid clinicians in the management of these complex patients, as well as to provide direction to policy makers and health care systems regarding r...

Medical Care of Adults With Down Syndrome: A Clinical Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.17024
JAMA Tsou AY, Bulova P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Down syndrome is the most common chromosomal condition, and average life expectancy has increased substantially, from 25 years in 1983 to 60 years in 2020. Despite the unique clinical comorbidities among adults with Down syndrome, there are no cli...

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Drugs  1,559 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,219 results

Reducing Stroke Risk in African-American Men
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04402125

Nov 26th, 2021 - The project is a 6-month prospective Randomized Controlled Trial evaluating the effects of TargEted MAnageMent Intervention (TEAM, N=80) vs. wait-list (WL, N=80) control in African American men who have experienced a stroke or TIA within the past ...

Novel Training Environment to Normalize Altered Finger Force Direction Post Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03995069

Nov 25th, 2021 - Despite the functional importance, fingertip forces are rarely explicitly addressed with feedback in therapy. This gap in treatment is due to a lack of tools to provide explicit feedback on patients' volitional finger force generation. To address ...

Innovative Physiotherapy in Stroke Rehabilitation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04069767

Nov 25th, 2021 - The purpose of the RCT is to investigate the effects of an innovative physiotherapy intervention, called I-CoreDIST when applied in comprehensive rehabilitation after discharge from a stroke unit and throughout the rehabilitation chain.The project...

Neuromodulation and Dynamic Balance in Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05135533

Nov 25th, 2021 - Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS) is non-invasive stimulation device placed on the tongue to stimulate those brain regions understood to be important for maintaining balance. This research study aims to collect evidence that PoNS therapy ...

Effects of Inspiratory Muscle Training on the Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Individuals After Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05135494

Nov 25th, 2021 - The prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is high in individuals after a stroke. The gold standard treatment for OSA is the use of Positive Airway Pressure, but due to the low adherence to this resource, the multidisciplinary approach for th...

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News  11,261 results

CPET in COVID Long-Haulers; Omicron Suspected at Conference; Aspirin a No-No in HF?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/95932

Nov 30th, 2021 - Exercise-induced premature ventricular contractions occurring during recovery were bad news for asymptomatic people. (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) revealed that some COVID-19 long-haulers w...

Headache is a common post–COVID-19 complaint
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/249101/headache-migraine/headache-common-post-covid-19-complaint
Jim Kling

Nov 24th, 2021 - Post–COVID-19 headache is a common and sometimes persistent problem. It may take the form of new-onset headache, or exacerbations of preexisting headache conditions such as migraine.

Daily aspirin linked to increased risk of heart failure
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/249098/heart-failure/daily-aspirin-linked-increased-risk-heart-failure
Ted Bosworth

Nov 24th, 2021 - Daily aspirin is associated with new onset heart failure independent of other risk factors, according to data derived from a database with follow-up from more than 30,000 patients who did not have HF when they were enrolled. Patrice Wendling/MDedg.

A fair trade-off
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/248863/business-medicine/fair-trade
Allan M. Block, MD

Nov 17th, 2021 - One of the stranger casualties of the COVID pandemic was my inpatient neurology career. Dr.

High-Dose Marine Omega-3s Raise Risk for Atrial Fibrillation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961473

Nov 17th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. This is Dr JoAnn Manson, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital. I'd like to talk with you about a recent report in Circulation: a meta-analysis of rando...

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Patient Education  185 results see all →