Stroke

AHA, ISTH Release Statement on Venous Thromboembolism Research

July 10, 2020

Two major organizations have released a new statement outlining topics of research related to VTE in need of further research going forward.

Hyung Chun, MD: Cause of Blood Clots in COVID-19

July 09, 2020

An associate professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine discusses the results of a study aimed at assessing the potential pathophysiology of COVID-19-associated blood clots.

Aspirin for G6PD Deficient Patients May Deserve a Second Look

February 19, 2020

A study presented today at the 2020 International Stroke Conference in Los Angeles finds that the long-term use of low-dose aspirin in ischemic stroke patients who have a glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency, may have higher risks of moderate-to-severe bleeding and all-cause death.

11 Percent Chance of Stroke Recurrence in AFib Patients

February 19, 2020

The chances of having an acute ischemic stroke (AIS) due to atrial fibrillation 14 days post stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) is high, according to a study presented today during the start of the 2020 International Stroke Conference being held in Los Angeles this week.