Cilostazol Fails to Best Aspirin for Post-Stroke Secondary Prevention (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Non-inferior overall but MI rates higher with PDE3 inhibitor
Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Journal of Sound and VibrationAuthor(s): Ge Yan, Hong-Xiang Zou, Sen Wang, Lin-Chuan Zhao, Qiu-Hua Gao, Ting Tan, Wen-Ming Zhang
Authors: Matsumura E, Nohara K, Tanaka N, Fujii N, Sakai T Abstract Polypharmacy in elderly persons living at home or in a nursing home is an issue. In the field of dentistry, strategies to reduce polypharmacy must be promoted; however, there is insufficient basic data on medications received by elderly persons with dysphagia living at home or in a nursing home. The subjects were 106 elderly persons with dysphagia living at home or in a nursing home. Based on their medical records, the presence of disease and number/type of drugs being administered were investigated. Stroke, dementia, and hypertension were common. ...
Doctors have observed neurological symptoms, including confusion, stroke and seizures, in a small subset of Covid-19 patients.
Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Neurophysiologie CliniqueAuthor(s): Karim Jamal, Stéphanie Leplaideur, Chloé Rousseau, Sébastien Cordillet, Annelise Moulinet Raillon, Simon Butet, Armel Cretual, Isabelle Bonan
Daily baths reduced the risk of heart disease and stroke.
Condition: Stroke Interventions: Device: Robot-Assisted Hand Training; Other: Standard Hand Therapy Sponsors: National University Hospital, Singapore; National University, Singapore Not yet recruiting
Conditions: Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases; Cerebral Small Vessel Ischemic Disease; Lacunar Stroke Interventions: Diagnostic Test: 7 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Other: Brief Memory and Executive Test Sponsors: University of Cambridge; Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre Recruiting
Authors: Tomita H PMID: 32224558 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Treatment with ticagrelor alone shows no increase in bleeding, MI, or stroke after percutaneous coronary intervention in the TWILIGHT trial subanalysis.Medscape Medical News
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