Guidelines for the management of patients with acute ischemic stroke

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Guidelines for the management of patients with acute ischemic stroke
This guideline article was authored by The Stroke Council of the AHA/ASA (the American Stroke Association and the American Heart Association). It provides an overview of the recommended management of patients with ischemic stroke according to the latest …
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Stroke Prevention in the Setting of a Patent Foramen Ovale: A “Hole” in the Evidence
Furlan et al. conducted a prospective, multicenter, randomized controlled trial involving 900 patients with a prior cryptogenic stroke. The CLOSURE I trial compared optimal medical management with aspirin, warfarin, or both, with the STARFlex PFO closure …
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Janssen collaborates with Premier Inc. on unique study to improve stroke risk management among hospitalized patients with atrial fibrillation
The QUANTUM AF study will evaluate the impact of a hospital quality improvement program on the use of new guidelines to treat patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) at risk for ischemic stroke TITUSVILLE, N.J. – Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen …
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