Intracerebral and subarachnoid hemorrhage after suicidal "near-hanging" - Schwab N, D íaz L, Galtés I.
Hanging is one of the most common methods of attempting suicide with a fast occurring death and a high lethality rate. Depending on how fast the hanged individuals are found, they may be rescued, which is referred to as "near-hanging." Whilst hypoxic and i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Clostridium difficile Infection Does Not Impact Outcomes in Stroke Patients
This study investigates incidence, patient characteristics, clinical features, and outcomes of CDI following stroke, including ischemic stroke (IS), intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), and aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH).; (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BP Management After Intracerebral and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage BP Management After Intracerebral and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
This review details the current evidence regarding the timing, mechanisms, and approaches to blood pressure management after acute spontaneous ICH and aneurysmal SAH.Stroke (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Predicting mortality following traumatic brain injury or subarachnoid hemorrhage: an analysis of the validity of standardized mortality ratios obtained from the APACHE II and ICNARCH-2018 models - Rowe M, Brown J, Marsh A, Thompson J.
INTRODUCTION: Standardized mortality ratios (SMRs), calculated using the Acute Physiology, Age, Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACHE II) and Intensive Care National Audit and Research Centre H-2018 (ICNARCH-2018) risk prediction models, are widely used in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Insomnia Linked to Higher Risk for Aneurysm, SAH Insomnia Linked to Higher Risk for Aneurysm, SAH
Along with smoking and hypertension, insomnia is associated with a significantly increased risk for brain aneurysm as well as subarachnoid hemorrhage and could be a novel risk factor.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 11, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Anisocoria correlates with injury severity and outcomes after blunt traumatic brain injury - Nyancho D, Atem FD, Venkatachalam AM, Barnes A, Hill M, Traylor JI, Stutzman SE, Bedros N, Aiyagari V, Aoun SG.
BACKGROUND: Automated infrared pupillometry (AIP) has been shown to be helpful in the setting of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and stroke as an indicator of imminent irreversible brain injury. We postulated that the early detection of pupillary dysfun... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage occurring while driving and road traffic accidents - Inamasu J, Nakatsukasa M, Nakae S.
Several human activities such as defecation are known to trigger aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH).1 While car drivers may experience stress-induced blood pressure elevation as high as 20 mmHg,2 there has been no scientific evidence that driving tr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Significant decline in subarachnoid hemorrhage hospitalizations due to COVID-19
(Boston Medical Center) New research led by investigators from Boston Medical Center and Grady Memorial Hospital demonstrates the significant decline in hospitalizations for neurological emergencies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The rate of Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) - bleeding in the space between the brain and the tissue covering the brain - hospitalizations declined 22.5 percent during the study period, which is consistent with the other reported decreases in emergencies such as stroke or heart attacks. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 2, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Big Number: Even occasional smokers are 27 percent more likely than nonsmokers to suffer a certain type of stroke
Researchers examined the effects of a stroke called a subarachnoid hemorrhage, which occurs when a weakened blood vessel ruptures and bleeds. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Linda Searing Source Type: news

Ultra-Early Tranexamic Acid of No Benefit for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Ultra-Early Tranexamic Acid of No Benefit for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
In patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage due to a ruptured aneurysm, ultra-early, short-term tranexamic acid did not improve clinical outcomes in a multicenter, randomized controlled trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Causal Link Suggested for Smoking, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
THURSDAY, Jan. 14, 2021 -- Evidence suggests a causal link between smoking and the risk for subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), according to a study published online Jan. 14 in Stroke. Juli án N. Acosta, M.D., from the Yale School of Medicine in New... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Smoking Raises Risk for Deadly'Bleeding Strokes '
THURSDAY, Jan. 14, 2021 -- There ' s yet another reason to quit smoking: It increases the risk of deadly bleeding strokes, a new study warns. Researchers focused on a type of stroke called subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), which occurs when a blood... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 14, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Massive brainstem and cerebellum infarction due to traumatic extracranial vertebral artery dissection in a motor traffic accident: an autopsy case report - Wang T, Zhang J, Zou D, Chen Y.
Traumatic unilateral vertebral artery (VA) injury can cause focal thrombosis and may block the basilar artery which can further lead to ischemic stroke and massive cerebral infarction and subarachnoid hemorrhage and even rapid death. Here, we present an au... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Study Suggests Smoking Causes Fatal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Large, long - term twin study reveals link between smoking and subarachnoid hemorrhage (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 17, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Study Suggests Smoking Causes Fatal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
THURSDAY, Sept. 17, 2020 -- Smoking seems to have a causal role in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), according to a study published online Sept. 17 in Stroke. Ilari Rautalin, from the University of Helsinki, and colleagues followed 16,282 same-sex... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news