Tag: acute stroke

Viz.ai launches a range of new AI features

Viz.ai has announced a number of new features at the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN) annual meeting in Atlanta, USA (20–23 November,...
brainomix

Brainomix AI software improves stroke treatment rates at Budapest University Hospital

On the 8th of November 2019, during a symposium at the annual meeting of the Hungarian Neuroradiology Society (MNRT) in Mátraháza, Hungary, Bence Gunda...
aidoc AI stroke treatment

Aidoc releases complete AI package to speed identification and treatment of...

Aidoc, provider of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to radiologists, has announced the release of its complete AI package for the identification and triage of...

Advanced engineering improves rates of revascularisation through the first-pass effect

Advertorial In acute ischaemic stroke, fast and complete recanalisation of the occluded vessel is associated with improved outcomes. While morbidity and mortality in these patients...
burnout stroke

The burden of a stroke call: 56% of US neurointerventionalists meet...

Fifty-six per cent of US neurointerventionalists meet criteria for burnout. This statistic, presented by Kyle Fargen from Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem (USA)...
Physicians Educational Resource

Physicians’ Education Resource releases agenda for the 1st Annual International Congress...

Physicians’ Education Resource (PER), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), announces the full agenda for the 1st Annual International Congress on...
EEG brain

Neurotechnology holds promise for chronic stroke patients

Personalised neurotechnology-aided rehabilitation of the arm could improve recovery in severe chronic stroke patients according to a new paper published in the journal Brain. Neurotechnology-based...

Canon Medical receives FDA clearance for deep convolutional neural network image...

Building on its advanced image reconstruction technologies, Canon Medical Systems USA has received 510(k) clearance on its new deep convolutional neural network (DCNN) image...
RAPID imaging

RAPID imaging platform expands options for speedy stroke treatment at Atlantic...

Recognising how vital it is that stroke neurosurgeons and neurologists receive timely information about the type of stroke a person is having so they...
Alteplase

Alteplase at 0.6mg/kg for stroke with unknown time of onset is...

Although an acceptable safety profile was demonstrated for MRI-guided thrombolysis with alteplase at 0.6mg/kg for stroke with unknown time of onset, the latter approach...

Interdisciplinary approach to in-hospital stroke improves detection and treatment time

A recent study found that revision of an existing in-hospital stroke (IHS) protocol was associated with a lower rate of stroke mimics, and shorter...

Intensive blood pressure lowering beyond recommendations safely reduced the risk of...

Although intensive blood pressure lowering with intravenous thrombolysis is safe in patients with acute ischaemic stroke, the observed reduction in intracranial haemorrhage did not...

Physicians’ Education Resource to host first annual International Congress on the...

Physicians’ Education Resource (PER), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will host the first annual International Congress on the Future of...

Artificial Intelligence in prehospital stroke detection: Automation in motion

Acknowledging the current limitations that hinder optimal stroke screening in the prehospital setting, Mark McDonald (University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA), one of the co-founders...

Presented at the ISC: PHAST-TSC trial for treatment of acute stroke

Following the American Heart Association’s International Stroke Conference (ISC; 5–8 February, Hawaii, USA), Diffusion Pharmaceuticals announce a poster presented at the conference, outlining the...

Perflow Medical expands IP coverage for Stream and Cascade devices

Perflow Medical has announced the issuance of four international patents that expand the global intellectual property (IP) coverage for the novel Stream Dynamic Neuro-Thrombectomy...

RACECAT trial comparing transfer of acute stroke patients enrols 715 patients

The preliminary results of the RACECAT trial—a study comparing transfer of acute stroke patients with suspected large vessel occlusion (LVO) to the closest local...

Innovative on-ambulance PHAST-TSC trial for treatment of acute stroke approved by...

Diffusion Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company developing new treatments for life-threatening medical conditions by improving the body’s ability to bring oxygen to the areas where...