Tag: JAMA Neurology

COVID-19

Stroke risk higher in patients with COVID-19 than influenza

A higher rate of stroke has been reported in adults with COVID-19 compared to a cohort of patients with influenza. A retrospective study published...

EXTEND-IA TNK Part 2 trial finds no benefit of higher tenecteplase...

With the original trial demonstrating a higher incidence of substantial reperfusion with tenecteplase compared with alteplase prior to endovascular therapy, EXTEND-IA TNK Part 2...

Less-invasive procedure helps surgeons pinpoint epilepsy surgical candidates

A minimally invasive procedure to determine whether patients with drug-resistant epilepsy are candidates for brain surgery is safer, more efficient, and leads to better...

Medical attention seeking for TIAs and minor stroke after the ‘Act...

Standing in stark contrast to the public’s response to major stroke, the extensive FAST-based public education campaign has not improved the response to transient...