January 19 2016 Issue
1) Predictors for atrial fibrillation detection after cryptogenic stroke: Results from CRYSTAL AF2) e-Pearl topic: Treatment of pediatric onset neuromyelitis optica3) Topic of the month: Endovascular Stroke Therapy This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. Bryan Eckerle interviews Dr. Vincent Thijs about his paper on predictors for atrial fibrillation detection after cryptogenic stroke. Dr. Adam Numis is reading our e-Pearl of the week about treatment of pediatric onset...
Source: Neurology Podcast - January 18, 2016 Category: Neurology Authors: American Academy of Neurology Source Type: podcasts

Thrombolysis in acute ischaemic stroke - time for a rethink?
In the US the licence, or marketing authorisation, for alteplase is limited to 0-3 hours after onset of stroke, but some other countries - including the UK and Australia - have extended the licence to 4.5 hours. In an analysis article on thebmj.com Brian Alper, vice president of evidence based medicine research and development at Dynamed, and colleagues, interpret the evidence to suggest increased mortality with uncertain benefit for its use beyond three hours. Read their full analysis: http://www.bmj.com/content/350/bmj.h1075 (Source: The BMJ Podcast)
Source: The BMJ Podcast - March 18, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: BMJ talk medicine Source Type: podcasts

Thrombolysis in acute ischaemic stroke - time for a rethink?
In the US the licence, or marketing authorisation, for alteplase is limited to 0-3 hours after onset of stroke, but some other countries - including the UK and Australia - have extended the licence to 4.5 hours. In an analysis article on thebmj.com Brian Alper, vice president of evidence based medicine research and development at Dynamed, and... (Source: The BMJ Podcast)
Source: The BMJ Podcast - March 18, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: BMJ talk medicine Source Type: podcasts