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  1. Can Response-Adaptive Randomization Increase Participation in Acute Stroke Trials? [Brief Report]Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Circulation

    ... with a standard clinical trial, an RAR study design has the potential to improve patient participation in acute stroke trials. Methods- This cross-sectional randomized survey included adult emergency department patients, age a< 18, without symptoms ...

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  2. Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Honored for Outstanding Stroke CareRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    The following release is from Phelps Memorial Hospital Center in Sleepy Hollow: This year, for the first time, Phelps Memorial Hospital Center received the American Heart/American Stroke Association's "Target: Stroke Honor Roll" for meeting stroke quality measures that reduce the time between hospital arrival and treatment with the clot-buster tPA.

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  3. World cup: Why mirror neurons play a part in jubilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... the premotor cortex of autistic subjects. Mirror neurons are also utilised in rehabilitation medicine when treating stroke victims: first the patients are shown exercises on the screen, which they are then to carry out themselves. Activating the ...

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  4. Why mirror neurons play a part in jubilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the premotor cortex of autistic subjects. Mirror neurons are also utilised in rehabilitation medicine when treating stroke victims: first the patients are shown exercises on the screen, which they are then to carry out themselves. Activating the ...

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  5. Mobile stroke unit aims to bring hospital to patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    June 9, 2014-UT Health and Memorial Hermann deploy the first mobile stroke unit in the United States.

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  6. Vitamin E better than any medication at saving brain tissue during a strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    Dr. Cameron Rink points to a picture of a brain that is currently undergoing a stroke, noting in particular the dark, feathery arteries that branch out across grayish brain tissue.

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  7. Bursting Blood Clots: Medicine's Next Big Thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    If you're having a stroke, it's crucial that you get medical help as quickly as possible.

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  8. Five Ways To Lower Stroke RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    A new study shows middle aged women suffering with depression are almost twice as likely to have a stroke.

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  9. Stroke victims slow to ER may miss critical window for drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | CBC News

    The Heart and Stroke Foundation stresses in a new report that people suffering strokes need to get to the hospital quickly to benefit from special medications that can mitigate the damage.

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  10. Aspirin 'not best to stop strokes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | BBC News

    ... In AF, the heart cannot work as well as it should and blood clots can form, which, in turn, increases the risk of a stroke. Aspirin has been used for years to help protect patients from strokes, but mounting evidence suggests the drug's benefits are ...

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  11. Mayo Clinic Medical Edge: When aspirin is not the magic pill many think it isRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    ... men between the ages of 45 and 79 and women ages 55 to 79 take an aspirin every day to help prevent heart attack and stroke. Before you start taking a daily aspirin, though, it is a good idea to talk to your doctor to make sure that choice is right ...

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  12. Dental pulp stem cells may lead to heat stroke treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Scientists in Taiwan have found that intravenous injections of stem cells derived from human exfoliated deciduous tooth pulp have a protective effect against brain damage from heat stroke in mice.

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  13. How to reduce the risk of stroke in womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... numbers are even higher. The challenge remains that doctors traditionally have not identified women at high risk of stroke. Internists and cardiologists do not routinely think of stroke prevention in women, and neurologists have been busy treating ...

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  14. DefibrillatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Burnaby Now

    ... from the provincial government. That funding was increased by another $1 million last month and will allow Heart and Stroke to place a total of 750 defibrillators in communities around the province over the next three years. But for a province as ...

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  15. Acupuncture for acute stroke: study protocol for a multicenter, randomized, controlled trialRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Trials Journal

    Acupuncture has been widely used as a treatment for stroke in China for more than 3,000 years.

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  16. Initiative to help stroke patients gets A 72,000 boostRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | News Guardian

    A new project to extend the amount of treatments a paramedic can deliver to a suspected stroke patient before arrival at hospital has been given the go-ahead.

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  17. Understanding Aspirin's effect on wound healing offers hope for treating chronic woundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... er stimulating the brain before rehabilitation could yield greater gains in motor function for people recovering from stroke. The technology is akin to a more advanced - A new study suggests microbes living on our skin influence how

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  18. $14M Awarded in Lawsuit Linking Contraceptive, StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | NBC New York

    NBC5's Regina Waldroup has her life changing story. A woman was awarded $14 million in a lawsuit that linked her birth control to a stroke.

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  19. Researchers develop at-home 3D video game for stroke patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2013 | Science Daily

    Researchers have developed a therapeutic at-home gaming program for stroke patients who experience motor weakness affecting 80 percent of survivors.

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  20. Five Ways To Lower Stroke RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    A new study shows middle aged women suffering with depression are almost twice as likely to have a stroke.

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