Rates and Predictors of 1 year of Readmission with Seizures in Patients with Stroke and Stroke Subtypes: Analysis of a National Cohort of 557,033 Stroke Patients (P2.245)

Conclusions:Rate readmission of seizure after stroke within first year is low and there may be residual confounding by severity. Our findings do not support a need for routine prophylactic anti-epileptic drug use after stroke.Disclosure: Dr. Chaudhry has nothing to disclose. Dr. Chaudhry has nothing to disclose. Dr. Afzal has nothing to disclose. Dr. Gheith has nothing to disclose. Dr. Gu has nothing to disclose. Dr. Saeed has nothing to disclose. Dr. Safdar has nothing to disclose. Dr. Kassab has nothing to disclose. Dr. Qureshi has nothing to disclose.
Source: Neurology - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology: Clinical Epilepsy II Source Type: research

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Conclusions: The MDP makes it possible to study the effectiveness of various treatment methods in stroke patients who are at the convalescence stage. Further exploratory studies using MDP theory in other areas in which complex interventions are common would be worthwhile. PMID: 32454873 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Tags: Evid Based Complement Alternat Med Source Type: research
Authors: Chan YT, Zhang HW, Sun WZ, Hang Or KK, Guo YQ, Chen M, Wu GY, Xu GY, Leung C, Tam S, Chun-Keung Mok F, Kwan YK, Chow E, Wo Mak JK, Chun-Kwok Chu A, Lee K, Law T, Ming Wong RW, Lin ZX Abstract Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of acupuncture treatment for dysphagia as a complication of stroke. Methods and Design. This is a multicenter, pragmatic, nonrandomized, self-controlled clinical trial. A total of 39 patients were recruited from several Chinese medicine outpatient clinics and hospital-affiliated speech therapy outpatient clinics in Hong Kong. 26 patients completed all the 24 sessions...
Source: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Tags: Evid Based Complement Alternat Med Source Type: research
Jul 24, 2020. . Sponsored by RME Collaborative (Rural Medical Education)
Source: Rural events via the Rural Assistance Center - Category: Rural Health Source Type: events
Condition:   Acute Stroke Intervention:   Sponsor:   University Hospital, Essen Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Blood Pressure;   Stroke;   Cardiovascular Diseases Intervention:   Behavioral: PINGS 2 Sponsor:   Northern California Institute of Research and Education Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Acute Ischemic Stroke;   Nursing Interventions:   Behavioral: The modified Barthel Index-based rehabilitation nursing program;   Behavioral: Usual care Sponsor:   Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conclusions: The incidence of BM among patients with gynecologic malignancies is rare and associated with poor survival. For select patients, SRS may be associated with prolonged survival.
Source: American Journal of Clinical Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Original Articles: Gynecologic Source Type: research
Conclusion: In GCT patients, our mBEP-schedule would suggest an effective treatment modality without suffering meaningful pulmonary toxicity.
Source: American Journal of Clinical Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Original Articles: Genitourinary Source Type: research
ConclusionThese data establish that [89Zr]anti-CD11b Ab immunoPET targets CD11b+ cells (TAMCs) with high specificity in a mouse model of GBM, demonstrating the potential for non-invasive quantification of tumor-infiltrating CD11b+ immune cells during disease progression and immunotherapy in patients with GBM.
Source: Molecular Imaging and Biology - Category: Molecular Biology Source Type: research
From loss of smell to stroke, people with covid-19 are reporting strange neurological issues that challenge our understanding of the disease – and how to treat it
Source: New Scientist - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: research
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