Connect to other sites within the UBM Medica Network
Impaired Blood Flow in Diabetic Brain Tied to Cognitive Problems
A multi-step inflammatory cascade appears to connect hyperglycemia and brain dysfunction.
Cardiology Update: 6 New Things From ACP
It’s time to rethink aspirin; there’s optimism about the PCSK9 inhibitors; and new help for people with valvular heart disease. What else is new in cardiology?
3 Myths About New Oral Anticoagulants Debunked for Primary Care Physicians
No monitoring necessary; don't use them before electrical cardioversion; and count them out for periprocedural use during AF ablation. Really?
Statins Do Double Duty Against Stroke
A new study suggests that inpatient statin use is linked to improved outcomes after intracranial hemorrhage.
Stroke Rounds: EDs See Fewer Strokes, TIAs
Stroke and TIA rates are down and fewer patients arrive by ambulance in national emergency department survey.
Atrial Fibrillation: More Than an Electrical Problem
A small study highlights a big point: manage risk factors that affect the atrial fibrillation substrate and ablation therapy success rates improve (ARREST-AF Cohort Study).
Stroke Risk Spikes After Cancer Dx
Cancer may be an under-appreciated, but common risk factor for stroke, which is most common the first month after cancer diagnosis.
By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.