|Stroke Rounds: Amino Acid in High-Protein Foods May Lower Stroke Risk|
The corresponding relative risk was 0.82 (95% CI 0.65-0.97; P for trend=0.12) for cerebral infarction and 0.54 (95% CI 0.29-1.03; P=0.08 for trend) for intracerebral hemorrhage. Dietary intake of other amino acids, including proline and arginine ...
MedPage Today - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:00
|The Use of Claims Data Algorithms to Recruit Eligible Participants Into ...|
... oral antidiabetics, or laboratory documentation with fasting plasma glucose ≥126 mg/dL or glycated hemoglobin ≥6.5%.7 We defined stroke as the documentation of stroke in a clinical note in the assessment, or a CT scan showing old cerebral infarction.
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:07
|$6.3M Awarded to Montco Stroke Victim|
Additionally, Rawdin has since "achieved independent function with the benefit of a MAFO brace, and has achieved reasonable independence with some residual compromises from the cerebral infarction," defense papers said. Morris said the case was first ...
The Legal Intelligencer - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:02
|Mobile Computed Tomography: Prehospital Diagnosis and Treatment of Stroke|
Presentations of stroke symptoms vary, they may be mimicked by other diseases and decisions have to be made under considerable time pressure. Compared with other body tissues, brain cells are extremely vulnerable to ischaemia. They die within minutes.
Medscape - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:07
|Vitals - News of Record|
Carolyn S. Warren, 62Date of Death: 2/17/15Cause of Death: Cerebrovascular Accident Due to Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion, Cirrhosis of Liver. Delmo J. Lynch, 63Date of Death: 2/16/15Cause of Death: Myocardial Infarction, Acute Respiratory Failure.
Kokomo Perspective - Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:52
|Dietary sodium intake and prediction of cardiovascular events|
The diagnosis of myocardial infarction was based on symptoms, electrocardiogram changes, elevation of biomarkers and, in fatal cases, autopsy findings. Stroke was defined as rapidly developed clinical signs of focal (or global) disturbance of cerebral ...
Nature.com - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 02:45
|Stenting for Symptomatic Intracranial Stenosis Flops Again|
All patients in VISSIT had symptomatic intracranial stenosis (≥70%) involving the internal carotid, middle cerebral, intracranial vertebral, or basilar arteries. They also had experienced a hard TIA—defined as a transient episode of neurological ...
TCTMD - Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:45
|Predictors of neurological outcomes after successful extracorporeal ...|
A controlled trial by DeBaun et al. showed that regular blood-transfusion therapy significantly reduced the incidence of recurrence of silent and overt cerebral infarction in specific populations (e.g., patients with sickle cell anemia, who require ...
BMC Pediatrics - Sat, 07 Mar 2015 21:19