News related to Aggrenox (Aspirin / Dipyridamole) and/or conditions it is approved for
Stroke Rounds: Kids' Stroke Risk Spikes after a Cold
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular [2014.08.21]
(MedPage Today) -- Children were more likely to suffer an ischemic stroke immediately after being seen for a mild infection, a medical records study indicated, implicating systemic inflammation associated with colds and flu.
Experiencing atrial fibrillation while hospitalized for surgery associated with increased long-term risk of stroke
Source: Stroke News From Medical News Today [2014.08.12]
In a study that included 1.7 million patients undergoing inpatient surgery, experiencing atrial fibrillation while hospitalized was associated with an increased long-term risk of ischemic stroke...
Activation of functional brain areas of stroke patients improved by acupuncture at Waiguan
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.08.06]
Both acupuncture at Waiguan (SJ5) and sham acupuncture can activate/deactivate several brain regions in patients with ischemic stroke, but there are some difference in Brodmann areas 4, 6, 8...
Stroke Rounds: Lytics for Stroke Without Visible Clot?
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2014.07.31]
(MedPage Today) -- Thrombolysis might be beneficial in acute ischemic stroke even when the blockage can't be found, an observational study suggested.