Stroke

Tranexamic acid did not increase complications in patients with intertrochanteric fracture

Tranexamic acid did not increase complications in patients with intertrochanteric fracture

48 minutes ago   |   Healio

Results showed tranexamic acid administration was not associated with increased mortality, deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction or stroke in...
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Gout medicine improves survival for heart failure patients, study finds

7 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

A common gout medication, colchicine, significantly improved survival rates for patients hospitalized with worsening heart failure, a new study found. The researchers believe...
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Using light and sound to reveal rapid brain activity in unprecedented detail

11 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Biomedical engineers at Duke University have developed a method to scan and image the blood flow and oxygen levels inside a mouse brain in real-time with enough resolution to...
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Tenecteplase inferior to alteplase for moderate, severe acute ischemic stroke

Tenecteplase inferior to alteplase for moderate, severe acute ischemic stroke

1 day ago   |   Healio

In patients with moderate or severe ischemic stroke, a lower dose of IV tenecteplase yielded less favorable functional outcomes compared to a higher standard dose of alteplase...
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Statins may provide protection against depression

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

Statins have been hailed as a wonder drug; the cholesterol-lowering drugs have been prescribed to tens of millions of people since their approval in the late 1980s to prevent...
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Robotic therapy: A new effective treatment for chronic stroke rehabilitation

2 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Strokes have a debilitating effect on quality of life; the combination of cognitive and physical effects can be especially devastating. A new study showed that moderate to...
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Study reveals psychological benefits of statins

2 days ago   |   News Medical

Statins have been hailed as a wonder drug; the cholesterol-lowering drugs have been prescribed to tens of millions of people since their approval in the late 1980s to prevent...
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New guideline refines care for brain bleeds: Compression socks, some meds not effective, study suggests

2 days ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

Several in-hospital treatments and post-discharge therapies for people who have had an intracerebral hemorrhage, or a bleeding stroke, are not as effective as health care...
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Many treatments for intracerebral hemorrhage are not as effective as previously thought, guideline suggests

2 days ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Some treatments or preventive therapies used to manage intracerebral hemorrhages , or a bleeding stroke, are not as effective as previously believed, according to the new...
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New medical advice for blood-clot busting drug for stroke patients

2 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   2 articles

New medical advice has been issued around the use of a blood-clot busting drug to save stroke patients.
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If there's one way to drive panic into the heart of a new parent, it's to tell them that the infant formula their baby relies on is suddenly unavailable. This has been the... Read more ...

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Still have an ATO debt? The taxman is coming to collect

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