Stroke

Engine research skills “could help stroke rehabilitation ‘

May 20, 2017 | | Say something

New research on how people learn motor skills could contribute to the rehabilitation of stroke patients. Researchers at the University of Cambridge and the University of Plymouth have shown that movements follow through, which are common in a number of sports, can help us learn two different abilities to time, or to learn one skill […more]

Ability to balance ‘could be a sign of brain health’

Apr 29, 2017 | | Say something

Balance on one leg could be a way to determine whether a person is at risk of stroke or dementia, according to new research. The American Heart Association has published a study showing that struggle to balance on one leg for 20 seconds or more was associated with an increased risk of minor damage blood […more]

Extraction ‘delivers better stroke treatment drugs’ clots

Apr 27, 2017 | | Say something

Removal of a clot from a blocked artery is likely to be a more effective treatment for stroke than medication, according to new research. In a study known as Mr Clean, researchers examined 500 patients in the Netherlands and found 33 percent achieved the functional independence after surgery, compared with 19.1 percent who received only […more]

It is cognitive impairment associated with stroke?

Mar 7, 2017 | | Say something

Individuals struggling with cognitive impairment may be more vulnerable to experiencing a stroke. This is according to new research from the Medical University of South Carolina, which showed how these participants had a 39 percent increased risk. When experts include a broader definition of cognitive decline, the chances rose to 64 percent. While stroke is […more]

Survivors brain stimulation could help stroke?

Mar 3, 2017 | | Say something

A new treatment method could be used to help people recover from strokes. Scientists at Stanford University School of Medicine found that optogenetically stimulate the brain of mice five days after stroke resulted in an improvement in their condition. Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the research could help develop therapies similar […more]

Link between ‘ability to self-administer and memory loss’ in stroke survivors

Mar 2, 2017 | | Say something

can not be a link between those who administer their own medication and rate of memory loss in people who have suffered a stroke. Kessler Researchers looked at 24 patients who had suffered a stroke and 17 controls. It was revealed the first group had underestimated about its ability to self-administer treatment compared to last. […more]

They could eat noodles increase the risk of stroke?

Feb 28, 2017 | | Say something

People who eat noodles could be in a higher chance of developing a stroke. Researchers in the US He found those who ate the processed food two or three times a week had a higher risk of cardiometabolic syndrome. This raises the possibility of developing other diseases such as stroke. it could tell women were […more]

Neck manipulation could be associated with stroke?

Feb 28, 2017 | | 1 comment

therapies involving manipulation of the neck may be associated with stroke, a new scientific statement has revealed. The observation, which was published in the journal Stroke ‘American Heart Association, said that while treatments neck may be linked to the movements, medical experts can not be sure they cause disease. Ischemic stroke may be the result […more]

It should be centralized stroke care?

Feb 27, 2017 | | Say something

There have been calls to centralize stroke care in hospitals across the country through the use of specialized units in an attempt to provide better care the patients. Up to 96 lives were saved when this approach was adopted at eight locations in London, according to a study by the University College London (UCL). The […more]