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Stroke CVA

A stroke is a cerebrovascular accident that results in inadequate blood flow to part of the brain, starving it of oxygen and causing immediate and irreversible changes to the neurones. If affects 15...

Ischemic Stroke

Stroke Rehabilitation

A stroke, previously known medically as a cerebrovascular accident (CVA), is the rapidly developing loss of brain function(s) due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain. This can be due to ...

Vascular Dementia

Vascular Dementia accounts for 25% of all dementias (the second most commen cause after Alzheimers. It is the cumulative effects of many small strokes - patients often have evidence of vascular path...

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Medical News Today: Stroke: not just an adult's condition

Stroke doesn't just affect adults; it affects 6 in every 100,000 children in the US. We look at the risk factors for pediatric stroke and the signs and symptoms to watch out for.

Long-term depression may double stroke risk for middle-aged adults

Adults over 50 who have persistent symptoms of depression may have twice the risk of stroke as those who do not, according to a new study led by researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Healt...

Depression Increases Stroke Risk Even After Symptoms Subside

While long term depression in adults older than 50 may double the risk of stroke, this risk still remains elevated--even when depressive symptoms ease up, according to a new study conducted at the Har...

Depression Ups Stroke Risk Even After Symptoms Ease

Reducing symptoms of depression may not immediately reduce the elevated stroke risk. Medscape Medical News

Even Treated Depression May Raise Stroke Risk

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 -- Depression in older adults appears to significantly increase the risk of a stroke, even after depression symptoms have gotten better, a new study suggests. The researchers f...

Many Women Unaware of Female-Specific Stroke Symptoms

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 -- Stroke is the third leading cause of death in women, but many are unaware of warning signs and symptoms that are unique to females, a new study says. Of 1,000 women surveyed,...

Images of brain after mild stroke predict future risk

A CT scan of the brain within 24 hours of a mild, non-disabling stroke can predict when patients will be at the highest risk of another stroke or when symptoms may worsen, according to new research pu...

Teenager with stroke symptoms actually had Lyme disease

(American College of Emergency Physicians) A Swiss teenager, recently returned home from a discotheque, came to the emergency department with classic sudden symptoms of stroke, only to be diagnosed wi...

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Could (18) F-DPA-714 PET imaging be interesting to use in the early post-stroke period?

Cerebral stroke is a severe and frequent condition that requires rapid and reliable diagnosis. If administered shortly after the first symptoms manifest themselves, IV thrombolysis has been shown to i...

Development and Validation of the Pre-Hospital Stroke Symptoms Coping Test.

Measures of specific knowledge of coping with pre-hospital stroke symptoms can help educate high-risk patients and family caregivers. This study aimed to develop and validate the Pre-hospital Stroke S...

Tako-tsubo syndrome as a consequence and cause of stroke.

Since tako-tsubo syndrome (TS) frequently appears soon after stroke (usually stroke involving the insular cortex), it is believed to be a consequence rather than a cause of stroke. Herein, we describe...

Post-stroke fatigue is associated with impaired processing speed and memory functions in first-ever stroke patients.

Fatigue is a common consequence of stroke that frequently co-occurs with depression. Data on the cognitive associations of post-stroke fatigue (PSF) is scarce. We investigated the relationship of PSF ...

Women's Interpretation of and Cognitive and Behavioral Responses to the Symptoms of Acute Ischemic Stroke.

: Delay seeking medical assistance for acute ischemic stroke remains a barrier to the provision of optimal care, including the administration of tissue plasminogen activator. Although women report gre...

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