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Silent Cerebral Infarctions During Revascularisation Procedures Associated With Worse Cognitive Impairment
By Eric Ramos BARCELONA, Spain -- January 26, 2020 -- Patients with new silent cerebral infarctions during revascularisation procedures for carotid artery disease appear to have worse cognitive impairment than patients who do not develop new lesions, according to a study presented here at The...
By Eric Ramos BARCELONA, Spain -- January 25, 2020 -- In a real-world setting, endovascular thrombectomy beyond 6 hours is effective and safe in patients with acute ischaemic stroke with proximal anterior vessel occlusion, according to a study presented here at The International Conference of the...
By Eric Ramos BARCELONA -- January 24, 2020 -- Implantable cardiac rhythm monitors with home-monitoring capabilities can detect episodes of atrial fibrillation, allowing adequate secondary prophylaxis in a timely fashion for patients who have experienced a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA...
Adding Aspirin to Direct Oral Anticoagulant Therapy Without an Apparent Indication Increases Risk of Bleeding
By Walter Alexander ORLANDO, Fla -- December 12, 2019 -- Adding aspirin to direct oral anticoagulant therapy with no apparent indication may lead to higher bleeding rates without conferring added protection from thrombosis, according to a study presented here at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the...
By Eric Ramos VIENNA, Austria -- December 9, 2019 -- Compared with 2-dimensional (2D) echocardiography, 3D transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) significantly improved agreement between right and left ventricular stroke volumes in healthy individuals, according to a study presented here at...
International Journal of Stroke
Journal of the American Heart Association
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance