Stroke Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Regional Hospital wins stroke awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Stroke is the number five cause of death and the leading cause of adults disability in the United States. Rapid City Regional Hospital recently earned the Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Recognition Quality Award from the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association.

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  2. Eligibility and Predictors for Acute Revascularization Procedures in...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Circulation

    ... to determine frequency of potentially eligible patients for intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) and EVT in comprehensive stroke centers. In addition, predictors of EVT eligibility were derived. Methods- Patients from a stroke center-based registry ...

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  3. PPM1A Methylation Is Associated With Vascular Recurrence in Aspirin-Treated Patients [Brief Report]Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Circulation

    From the Stroke Pharmacogenomics and Genetics, FundaciA3 DocA ncia i Recerca MutuaTerrassa, Hospital MAotua de Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain ; School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain ; Neurovascular Research Laboratory, Vall d'Hebron Institute of Research, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain ; Division of Internal Medicine and Rehabilitation and Division of Angiology and Haemostasis , Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland; Geneva Platelet Group, Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland ; Department of Neurology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland ; Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Sperimentali, Clinica Neurologica, UniversitA degli Studi di Brescia, Brescia, Italy ; Neurology Department, Albacete Hospital, Albacete, Spain ; College of Applied Medical Sciences, Majmaah University, Saudi Arabia ; Department of Neurology, Hospital ... (more)

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  4. Improved Therapeutic Benefits by Combining Physical Cooling With...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Circulation

    ... GA 30322. E-mail Background and Purpose- Therapeutic hypothermia is a promising strategy for treatment of acute stroke. Clinical translation of therapeutic hypothermia, however, has been hindered because of the lack of efficiency and adverse ...

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  5. Morning Pointe Of Chattanooga At Shallowford To Host Car Wash To Benefit Alzheimer's AssociationRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... LIFE FORCE air ambulance crews, City of Chattanooga Fire and Rescue first responders, and representatives from the stroke center at Erlanger Health System educated elementary school students throughout the month of May about the signs and symptoms ...

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  6. 8 Ways to Prevent Stroke and Spot Its Warning SignsRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Health News Digest

    I recently saw a young man who had suffered a stroke . His wife, who is in the medical field, recognized his symptoms of weakness and numbness as being a possible stroke, and she called 911.

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  7. Repurposing Drugs To Tackle CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Slashdot

    ... years ago someone started a giant, long-term hard outcomes study to track food and drugs for outcomes of cancer and stroke and heart disease. What ever happened to that? The idea being nobody knew if there weren't a few good or bad items in the mass ...

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  8. Pen Bay recognized for stroke treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Pen Bay Medical Center received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The GuidelinesA -Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite. The award recognizes the hospital's commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

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  9. Erlanger Teaches Elementary Students To "Strike Out Stroke"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    Erlanger's LIFE FORCE air ambulance crews, City of Chattanooga Fire and Rescue first responders, and representatives from the stroke center at Erlanger Health System educated elementary school students throughout the month of May about the signs and symptoms of stroke.

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  10. Study: Strokes damage blood-spinal cord barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | UPI

    Damage to the blood-spinal cord barrier close to the brain may exacerbate fallout from a stroke, according to new research. Researchers at the University of South Florida found ischemic stroke damaged parts of the cervical spinal cord on both sides of the spinal column in experiments with mice, suggesting cell damage and death in the area make the after-effects of a stroke worse.

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  11. Prevention emphasized for Stroke Awareness monthRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... body, or trouble walking, garbled speech, or a loss of vision. Experiencing these symptoms may mean you are having a stroke. With June being Stroke Awareness Month in Canada, doctors are advising that the key to reducing the risk of stroke lies in ...

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  12. Health Roundup: Stem cell breakthroughs in treating stroke, MS and Bubble Baby diseaseRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | Business of Life

    Doctors have reversed the symptoms of stroke in a major medical breakthrough. Patients regained the ability to walk, speak and have a normal family life, thanks to a procedure requiring only local anesthetic and a single night in hospital.

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  13. Feds Urge Employers To Protect Workers AsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... degrees Saturday afternoon. OSHA says 2,630 workers in 2014 suffered from heat illness and 18 workers died from heat stroke and related causes on the job. The agency says the majority of recent heat-related deaths it investigated involved workers ...

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  14. Intracranial Pressure and Collateral Blood FlowRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Circulation

    ... imaging in the past decade has led to increasing recognition of the key importance of collaterals in ischemic stroke outcome. However, recent studies from several groups indicate that failure of initially good collateral supply is a key feature of ...

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  15. How you can boost your chances of a healthier longer lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    You think a pension is the only planning you need to worry about for a healthy outcome in old age? Think again, as scientists are finding that how we live at every stage of life affects our later years - and we can take steps to boost the chance of a healthier, longer life. Keeping fit in your forties, for instance, cuts your risk of suffering a stroke years later.

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  16. 'I guess I got a little crazy stuck in me:' Jackson coaching legend Danny Powell adding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... progressively better in recent months. "The last neurological guy I saw feels like it was a slight, slight, small stroke," Powell said. "But it wasn't enough to show up on the tests. On the other hand, my heart doctor didn't think it was a stroke. ...

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  17. Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital receives elite recognition for stroke patient careRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite. The award recognizes the hospital's commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

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  18. touchNEUROLOGY Release: A New Review Stresses That Non-Vitamin K...Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... Kelly et al describe the rising incidence of AF that is resulting in a substantial worldwide increase in AF-related stroke, particularly in elderly patients and this is creating a serious healthcare burden. Guidelines recommend the use of AF-related ...

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  19. Spokes for Stroke fundraiser being held June 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Guardian

    Eric Ryan, shown on one of this many cycling expeditions, is ready to get his bike on the road on P.E.I. and raise money through the 2016 edition of Spokes for Stroke. It will be held on Sunday, June 12. Eric Ryan, who is looking forward to participating in Spokes for Stroke, urges other Island cycling enthusiast to take part With the 2016 Spokes for Stroke just days away, Eric Ryan of Stratford is looking forward to hitting the open road on Sunday, June 12. Despite his life-long love of cycling, he does stop short of the late John Lennon's habit of keeping his bike in his bedroom at night.

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  20. Act fast when a stroke hits, survivor of mid-air stroke saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... could not move his left arm, and he was "locked" in his seat. Despite being a fit, healthy man, Corbitt was having a stroke, and would suffer around 15 on that day in June 2015. His symptoms meant people on the plane with him thought he was having a ...

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