Conference Coverage: ISC: International Stroke Conference

Conference Coverage

Strokes pop up post aortic valve surgery

Major Finding: A clinical stroke was detected in 34 patients (17%) undergoing aortic valve repair.Data Source: Prospective cohort study of 196...


Low stroke treatment rates under fire

Major Finding: Eighty-one percent of U.S. stroke centers impose additional inclusion and exclusion criteria for the use of intravenous tissue...


Eptifibatide combo passes phase II hurdle

Major finding: Symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage within 36 hours occurred in 2% of patients on medium-dose rt-PA plus eptifibatide and in 12%...