ATLAS reanalysis shows rivaroxaban in a different light; cerebral protection may be best for all TAVRs; and more in MDedge Cardiocast.
Stroke patients may benefit from endovascular thrombectomy later than previously believed.
New data show that stroke deaths are increasing and happening to a much younger demographic.
FDA approves nonsurgical Amplatzer PFO Occluder to close a patent foramen ovale and reduce the risk of stroke.
Tailoring treatment based on genetics and medical history may be preferable for patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome who face lifelong...
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Study results find little to no difference in blood pressure levels based on severity of stroke treatment.
A tool that identifies heat injuries early can avoid the progression of symptoms from heat stress to heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
Assessing “heart age” may prevent patients from dying of a heart attack or stroke.
A new composite measure that combines TTR with INR variability appears to be more accurate than either of these individual tests at monitoring...
What's Your Diagnosis?
A man presented with encephalopathy, hearing loss, and branch retinal artery occlusions.
How would you treat the patient?