Brain Health: Stroke and Neuroscience

BEST-MSU Results

Pooja Khatri, MD, MSc interviews investigator James Grotta, MD about the results of the BEST-MSU trial.

Science News

Weight-Loss Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Hypertension
Peanut Consumption and Risk of Stroke and Ischemic Heart Disease in Japanese Men and Women: The JPHC Study
Opioid Use and Its Relationship to Cardiovascular Disease and Brain Health
Association Between Excess Leisure Sedentary Time and Risk of Stroke in Young Individuals
Clinical Performance Measures for Stroke Rehabilitation

Journals

Endovascular Thrombectomy for Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke During Pregnancy and the Early Postpartum Period
Frequency and Patterns of Brain Infarction in Patients With Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source: NAVIGATE ESUS Trial
Blood Pressure in the First 6 Hours Following Endovascular Treatment for Ischemic Stroke Is Associated With Outcome
Impact of Prior Antiplatelet Therapy on Outcomes After Endovascular Therapy for Acute Stroke: Endovascular Treatment in Ischemic Stroke Registry Results
Effect of Adjusted Antiplatelet Therapy on Preventing Ischemic Events After Stenting for Intracranial Aneurysms

Continuing Education

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