|Intraarterial Chemo-Radiation Increases Risk of Cerebral Infarctions|
HealthDay News — Intraarterial chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for head and neck cancer is tied to a higher incidence of cerebral infarction compared to intravenous CRT, according to a study published in Head & Neck. Sayaka Suzuki, MD, from the University of ...
Neurology Advisor - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:41
|Intraarterial Chemo + Radiation May Up Cerebral Infarctions|
MONDAY, April 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Intraarterial chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for head and neck cancer is tied to a higher incidence of cerebral infarction, compared to intravenous CRT, according to a study published online March 25 in Head & Neck.
Doctors Lounge - Mon, 04 Apr 2016 10:03
|Predilatation or No Predilatation in TAVR? European Series Offers Reassurances ...|
Patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement without balloon predilatation have a higher rate of early adverse clinical events, namely stroke, when compared with individuals undergoing balloon aortic valvuloplasty prior to device ...
TCTMD - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:39
|Long-term effects of cerebral hypoperfusion on neural density and function ...|
MRI experiments to monitor the brain condition (e.g. infarction and atrophy) after UCCAO were performed with a 7.0 T horizontal MRI scanner (Magnet: Kobelco and JASTEC, Kobe, Japan; Console: Bruker Biospin, Ettlingen, Germany), with a volume coil for ...
Nature.com - Wed, 27 Apr 2016 02:33
|Using Double Sequential Defibrillation to Help Cardiac Arrest Patients ...|
After 48 hours of care, a head CT shows marked cerebral edema. A bedside apnea ... Using a canine model, investigators delivered single, double and triple exponential shocks to hearts in which v fib and myocardial infarction had been induced. The ...
JEMS.com - Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:33
|Outcomes Good With Ad Hoc PCI for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest|
Participants scoring 1 or 2 on the Cerebral Performance Category scale on hospital discharge were deemed to have favorable outcomes. Having an initial shockable rhythm was the only independent predictor ... Cigarroa highlighted the potential ...
MedPage Today - Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:11
|Secrets of Korean Medicine #24: Stroke Is Not an Incurable Disease|
Cerebral infarction is the result of arteriosclerosis (the narrowing of the internal diameter of blood vessels) and injuries in the internal walls of blood vessels, thereby causing blood clots. This is due to high blood pressure, diabetes, and ...
The Epoch Times - Fri, 08 Apr 2016 02:45
|Efficacy of Antiarrhythmic Drugs Short-term Use After Catheter Ablation for ...|
Kazuaki Kaitani; Koichi Inoue; Atsushi Kobori; Yuko Nakazawa; Tomoya Ozawa; Toshiya Kurotobi; Itsuro Morishima; Fumiharu Miura; Tetsuya Watanabe; Masaharu Masuda; Masaki Naito; Hajime Fujimoto; Taku Nishida; Yoshio Furukawa; Takeshi Shirayama ...
Medscape - Wed, 20 Apr 2016 21:07