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Patrick Lyden receives eminent American Stroke Association Award

Patrick D Lyden, a world-renowned stroke expert who played a key role in the pivotal clinical trial leading to approval of the first proven...

Receiving a clot-buster drug before reaching the hospital may reduce stroke...

Stroke patients receiving clot-busting medications before arriving at the hospital have a lower risk for disability afterward, according to research presented at the American...

Women, minorities may be undertreated for stroke

Women and minorities may be less likely to receive treatment for stroke, according to a study published in a recent online issue of Neurology,...