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  1. Apologies after woman suffers strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Newsday

    The treatment of a woman left severely disabled by a stroke after medics failed to offer her long-term blood thinning drugs has been criticised.

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  2. Can stem cells help mobility after stroke?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... knew I was down." Daily, 69, had gone in for lumbar surgery at the University of Miami hospital and had an ischemic stroke while under anesthesia. An ischemic stroke results from an obstruction in a blood vessel that blocks the blood from getting to ...

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  3. Extensive experience in clinical practice and expanding research...Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... presentation of the pivotal RE-LYA clinical trial of PradaxaA (dabigatran etexilate) for the prevention of stroke in non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF),4 extensive clinical trial and real-world data support PradaxaA in various indications.1-12 ...

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  4. Ambulance administration of anti-clot drug may benefit heart attack patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... For secondary outcomes, there were no significant differences between groups for a composite of death, heart attack, stroke, urgent coronary revascularisation and stent thrombosis. However, definite stent thrombosis was significantly reduced in the ...

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  5. Morbidity, mortality of AF patients remains high at 1 year even with good use of oral anticoagulantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Medical News

    ... the type of anticoagulation they use." The researchers compared which risk factors present at baseline predicted stroke or mortality at one year. They found that the main predictors of stroke or mortality were age, heart failure, previous transient ...

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  6. New data indicates Brilinta/Briliquea has the flexibility to be...Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... - procedural effectiveness, bleeding at 24 hours and 30 days and the pre-specified composite endpoint of death, MI, stroke, urgent revascularisation and definite acute stent thrombosis at 30 days. Research shows that the effectiveness of PCI may be ...

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  7. Event ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | SNAP Aurora

    ... are still resonating. Owners Linda and Tim Maunder were proud to donate the proceeds from the event to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in the amount of over $17,000. The money will be used to help continue research for heart and stroke disease. Be ...

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  8. Global Survey of Cardiologists Highlights Complexity of Managing...Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... 1) , consistently ranked among top considerations for cardiologists when choosing a treatment to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) - In some cases, high bleeding risk keeps physicians from treating ...

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  9. AF mortality and morbidity high at one year despite good anticoagulant useRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the type of anticoagulation they use." The researchers compared which risk factors present at baseline predicted stroke or mortality at one year. They found that the main predictors of stroke or mortality were age, heart failure, previous transient ...

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  10. Banker cycles for heart and stroke initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the BC Cancer Agency, YANA You Are Not Alone and most recently, the Heart and Stroke Foundation. "Despite hitting terrible weather on the Connector and Coquihalla, getting a flat tire in the process and having ...

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  11. Doctor prescribes more salt in patient’s dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... recommended that people limit salt intake to reduce the risk of high blood pressure, heart and kidney disease and stroke. Guidelines suggest that most middle-aged people should not exceed 1,500 mg of sodium daily. That's less than a teaspoon of salt ...

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  12. Janssen Expands EXPLORER Global Cardiovascular Research Program to...Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... rivaroxaban, the most studied Factor Xa inhibitor, for the treatment of acute coronary syndrome (ACS), embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) and peripheral artery disease (PAD). If this research is successful, Janssen may seek FDA approval of ...

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  13. Janssen, Bayer announce expansion of EXPLORER global cardiovascular research program for XARELTORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Medical News

    ... rivaroxaban, the most studied Factor Xa inhibitor, for the treatment of acute coronary syndrome (ACS), embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) and peripheral artery disease (PAD). If this research is successful, Janssen may seek FDA approval of ...

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  14. Albury man's appy to take part in heart studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Border Mail

    ... a series of mini heart attacks at the gym without knowing it. He had a pacemaker inserted last October after he had a stroke and has been in and out of hospital since. To manage his atrial fibrillation, Mr Prater volunteered for studies by Britain's ...

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  15. Complication risk of deep brain stimulation similar for older, younger Parkinson patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... therapies for this so-far untreatable People with cognitive impairment are significantly more likely to have a stroke, with a 39 percent increased risk, than people with normal cognitive function, according to a new study. Cognitive A popular legume ...

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  16. Aspirin may reduce the risks of reoccurring blood clotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... the health and cognitive development of People with cognitive impairment are significantly more likely to have a stroke, with a 39 percent increased risk, than people with normal cognitive function, according to a new study. Cognitive A popular ...

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  17. Contemporary Use of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy for Preventing Cardiovascular EventsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... confer benefit for specific cohorts within CHARISMA such as patients with prior myocardial infarction (MI), ischemic stroke, or symptomatic peripheral arterial disease (PAD),6 or those exclusively with PAD.7 Editorial commentators have generally ...

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  18. People's Pharmacy: Daily dose of aspirin can reduce cancer riskRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... recommended that people limit salt intake to reduce the risk of high blood pressure, heart and kidney disease and stroke. Guidelines suggest that most middle-aged people should not exceed 1,500 mg of sodium daily. That's less than a teaspoon of ...

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  19. Education Level and Inequalities in Stroke Reperfusion Therapy:...Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Circulation

    ... University, S-901 87 UmeA , Sweden. E-mail Background and Purpose- Previous studies have revealed inequalities in stroke treatment based on demographics, hospital type, and region. We used the Swedish Stroke Register (Riksstroke) to test whether ...

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  20. Aspirin for the Prevention of Recurrent Venous Thromboembolism: The...Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Circulation

    ... known, to assess the effect of aspirin versus placebo on recurrent VTE, major vascular events (recurrent VTE, MI, stroke and CVD death) and bleeding, overall and within predefined subgroups. The primary analysis, for VTE, was by intention to treat ...

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