News related to Aggrenox (Aspirin / Dipyridamole) and/or conditions it is approved for
Deaths from ischemic stroke due to tobacco smoking in China, India and Russia more than for all the world's other countries combined
Source: Smoking / Quit Smoking News From Medical News Today [2014.04.07]
New research published in Global Heart (the journal of the World Heart Federation) shows that deaths from ischaemic stroke (IS) due to tobacco use in China, India, and Russia together are higher than...
Stroke Rounds: Best Ways to Cut tPA Tx Times
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular [2014.04.10]
(MedPage Today) -- The three strategies most strongly associated with reduced times to treatment with tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) in acute ischemic stroke are used at relatively low rates, a survey showed.
Chronic brain deficits may be prevented by blood-brain barrier repair after stroke
Source: Stroke News From Medical News Today [2014.03.28]
Following ischemic stroke, the integrity of the blood-brain barrier (BBB), which prevents harmful substances such as inflammatory molecules from entering the brain, can be impaired in cerebral areas...