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Highlights From Stroke: An AHA/ASA Journal

Highlights from
STROKE: An American Heart Association
American Stroke Association Journal
 
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STROKE PROGRESS AND INNOVATION AWARDS
(Presented at the International Stroke Conference 2014 in San Diego)
First Prize: Marius de Groot and Benjamin F. J. Verhaaren
Changes in Normal-Appearing White Matter Precede Development of White Matter Lesions
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Second prize: Ya-Ling Lee
Dental Prophylaxis and Periodontal Treatment Are Protective Factors to Ischemic Stroke
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Third prize: Novella Calcinaghi
Multimodal Imaging in Rats Reveals Impaired Neurovascular Coupling in Sustained Hypertension
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CONTROVERSIES IN STROKE
(Presented at the International Stroke Conference 2014 in San Diego)
4.5-Hour Time Window for Intravenous Thrombolysis With Recombinant Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Is Established Firmly
Peter D. Schellinger and Martin Köhrmann
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The 4.5-Hour Time Window for Intravenous Thrombolysis With Intravenous Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Is Not Firmly Established
Lawrence R. Wechsler
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Thrombolysis in the 3- to 4.5-Hour Window: What Do ECASSkeptics Want?
Magdy H. Selim and Carlos A. Molina
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EDITORS' PICKS FOR FEBRUARY
ABCD3 and ABCD3-I Scores Are Superior to ABCD2 Score in the Prediction of Short- and Long-Term Risks of Stroke After Transient Ischemic Attack
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Carotid Stenting: Is There an Operator Effect? A Pooled Analysis From the Carotid Stenting Trialists’ Collaboration
Abstract | Full Text | PDF

NEXT STROKE WEBINAR

Carotid and Vertebral Artery Dissection
Stéphanie Debette, MD, PhD, Presenter

March 19, 2014, at 8:00 AM EDT | 5:00 AM PDT | 12:00 PM GMT
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