Category Archives: Stroke

Increased risk of stroke in patients of concussion

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Animal study shows how omega-3s help to reduce stroke damage

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Risk of stroke among older antidepressant users with traumatic brain injury

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What kills neurons after stroke?

Researchers have found that an elusive brain receptor may play an important role in the death of neurons from neurological diseases. Read article

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Stem cells can be safely infused in brain to promote brain injury recovery

A yearlong study of stroke patients has found that stem cells from a patient’s bone marrow can be safely infused in the brain through the carotid artery to promote recovery. Read article

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Stroke incidence following traumatic brain injury in older adults

There was a 6-fold increase in the rate of hemorrhagic stroke following TBI compared with the pre-TBI period. Read article

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Risk factors for early hemorrhagic progression after traumatic brain injury

HP with TBI is common in patients who currently smoke and have lower TG levels (150 mg/dL). These patients would be monitored closely, and surgery may be considered before deterioration occurs. Read article

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