News related to Aggrenox (Aspirin / Dipyridamole) and/or conditions it is approved for
New Watchman Data Put Spotlight on Ischemic Stroke in AF
Source: theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology Headlines [2014.09.23]
New, longer-term data from PREVAIL, plus a new meta-analysis, highlight the ischemic-stroke risk in AF patients treated with this novel device. Hemorrhagic strokes went in the opposite direction.
Stroke Rounds: Microbleeds May Up Afib Mortality (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology [2014.09.18]
(MedPage Today) -- The presence of cerebral microbleeds was associated with an increased risk of death from both hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation, South Korean researchers said.
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...