Fast treatment via mobile stroke unit reduced survivor disability

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2020 — Treating stroke patients in specialized ambulances speeds treatment and reduces patients’ disability, according to late breaking science presented today at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2020. The conference, Feb. 19-21 in Los Angeles, is a world premier meeting for researchers and clinicians dedicated to the science of…

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Follow-up study suggests brain stents are safe and effective for reducing recurrent stroke risk

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2020 — A brain stent appears safe and effective for reducing the risk of recurrent stroke in patients with cholesterol-clogged brain arteries, according to late breaking science presented today at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2020. The conference, Feb. 19-21 in Los Angeles, is a world premier meeting for…

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