International Stroke Conference

AHA Registry Provides Comprehensive Review of Ischemic Stroke in COVID-19 Patients

March 19, 2021

Using data from the AHA's COVID-19 Cardiovascular Disease Registry, a new analysis presented at ISC 21 provides an overview of the overall risk, risk factors, and outcomes of COVID-19-related ischemic stroke among US patients.

Immediate Angiography Could Preserve Function, Improve Outcomes in LVO Stroke

March 17, 2021

An interim analysis of the ANGIOCAT trial suggests immediate angiography could help preserve function and improve outcomes in the treatment of patients with stroke caused by a large vessel occlusion compared to the current standard of performing a CT scan.