Tag: ischemic stroke
The Verdict Is In: SHINE Trial Sheds Light on Post-Stroke Glucose Control (Video)
The recently published Stroke Hyperglycemia Insulin Network Effort (SHINE) study confirms that aggressive methods to control glucose in ischemic stroke patients are not better than standard approaches.
Pinpointing the Role of Genetics in Stroke Diagnosis and Treatment
UVA researchers have turned to genetics to learn more about the biology of ischemic stroke.
Implementing a New Standard of Stroke Care
Based on results from three recent studies, endovascular thrombectomy is becoming the standard of care for select ischemic stroke patients with large-vessel occlusion. Find out how UVA is responding to these new recommendations.
Innovative iTREAT Toolkit May Cut the Time to Stroke Treatment
Neurologist Andrew Southerland, MD, is spearheading a study to test the feasibility of mobile neurological assessments during ambulance transport for stroke victims.