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Warfarin Linked With Improved Long-Term Clinical Outcomes for Stroke Patients

Warfarin linked with improved long-term clinical outcomes for stroke patients … New research indicates that warfarin treatment is associated with improved long-term clinical outcomes and more days at home for ischemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). The study, funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research … Read more on Pharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com Helmet can diagnose strokes in 10 minutes A new hi-tech helmet could be a lifesaver for stroke patients as it dramatically cuts diagnosis time to just ten minutes, so treatment to reduce brain damage can begin much earlier. The device is now being tested in two clinical trials involving more … Read more on Daily Mail Read more... ...

Road to Recovery: Shooting Victim Progressing

by onlinejones Road to Recovery: Shooting Victim Progressing 2012. Both were shot execution style. Only Chapa survived. Police say. David Strickland is the man responsible. He was arrested in Helotes last year. During rehab, Chapa wears a metal arm brace that's generally used for stroke victims much older than her. Read more on FOX 29 Endovascular therapy best treatment option for stroke patients In February Goyal, along with HBI and Department of Clinical Neuroscience members Drs. Michael Hill and Andrew Demchuk, led an international stroke trial showing that ET for ischemic stroke victims dramatically improved outcome. The trial known as … Read more on News-Medical.net Read more... ...

Remembering Who I Am – a Stroke Rehabilitation Project Using Dance and Movement

  Remembering Who I Am – A stroke rehabilitation project using dance and movement – In 2013,The Place in collaboration with Rosetta Life, set up a series of movement workshops for stroke patients in rehabilitation at the National Hospital fo…   Ukraine: Civilians Struggle to Get Medical Care Yulia Drozd, MD, the head of the department for OST at the center, and head of Donbass Without Drugs, a nongovernmental group that provides medical treatment and social rehabilitation for patients in the Donetsk region, said in early February: “The … Read more on Human Rights Watch Read more... ...

Returning to Indiana State Goal of Theater Student Battling Medical Recovery

Returning to Indiana State goal of theater student battling medical recovery For theater major Meredith Wettersten, returning to Indiana State University this semester was the motivation she needed to battle through months of grueling rehabilitation after being partially paralyzed by a stroke. Her journey back to friends and … Read more on Indiana State University The Treadmill Treatment Stroke patients with persistent disabilities can also benefit from HIIT. As rehabilitation specialists at the University of Cincinnati wrote this month in BioPortfolio, stroke patients with residual weakness "enter a vicious cycle of limited activity … Read more on NDTV Read more... ...

Faster Stroke Recovery When Family Helps Out

Faster Stroke Recovery When Family Helps Out March 10, 2011 — Stroke patients seem to recover lost or impaired physical abilities more quickly if family members pitch in to help them with exercise therapy, new research indicates. A study shows that when family members help their loved ones in … Read more on WebMD   STROKE REHABILITATION EXERCISES FOR UPPER LIMB INDIA – Simple active walking or using your hand for people living with neurological conditions, these everyday activities may be challenging and even sometimes impo…   Tags: upper limb, family members, stroke rehab, rehabilitation exercise, stroke recovery, rehabilitation exercises, stroke rehabilitation  ...

Hope for Young Stroke Patient

...  for young stroke patient The drug she'll receive is commonly used to treat other conditions but has never been fully tested on stroke patients. 29-year-old Krystal suffered a major stroke when she was studying for VCE exams. She had to learn to walk and to talk again. This is … Read more on Yahoo!7 News Patient's fast recognition of symptoms credited for successful stroke treatment Anita Petrovic is living proof of how recognizing stroke symptoms and getting help quickly can lead to a fast ...

Health Happenings:

Health happenings: Team up with Center for Building Hope, Southside Village Life Magazine, Food for Thought, Fly Dance Fitness, Pure Romance, Quality Trees, Fit Fuel and Hart Physical Therapy. …. Medical Office Building Suite 3F, call 941-745-6925; HOPE Stroke Support … Read more on Bradenton Herald Five things you need to know today Edinburgh! Mark Smith, NHS Lothian Consultant Physiotherapist in Stroke and the Stroke In Reach Project Lead, said: “This initiative has already doubled the annual number of stroke patients taking up referral into community exercise after stroke in Edinburgh, in … Read more on The Edinburgh Reporter Read more... ...