Stroke/Cerebrovascular Disease

Stroke/Cerebrovascular Disease News

  • New Prehospital Score to Classify Stroke Subtypes A new set of clinical prediction rules to help paramedics classify patients with suspected stroke into different stroke subtypes has shown a high degree of accuracy in a new Japanese study.
  • Life Expectancy Reduced With Early Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis Individuals diagnosed with type 1 diabetes before the age of 10 have a substantially reduced life expectancy and dramatically increased risk of cardiovascular disease, say European scientists.

Stroke/Cerebrovascular Disease Perspective

  • 5 Dietary Tips to Share With Your Patients With the constant barrage of nutrition and diet advice, it's difficult to know what 'healthy eating' really means. Here are five simple evidence-based tips to share when counseling your patients.
  • Atrial Fibrillation: What's New? Not Much An investigation of AF trials on found few studies of high scientific rigor. John Mandrola, MD, ponders the implications for patient management.