National Stroke Awareness Month Resources From VDM

In 1989, the month of May was designated National Stroke Awareness Month in the United States by presidential proclamation. Since that time, awareness campaigns have helped to educate the public about stroke risk, research, and treatment. In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month, VDM highlights recent articles, blog posts, news, and events to enhance your practice and help you prevent and treat stroke.
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FROM “VASCULAR ACCESS: THE VDM CLINICIAN BLOG”
Controversies in the Management of Carotid Artery Disease
Clarity of Consents and the Impact of Adverse Events on the Patient and Family
Subclavian Steal: A Benign Clinical Finding That Requires No Intervention
Two-Year Restenosis Rates are Equal for CEA and CAS, and Quite Low
ARTICLES
Antiplatelets, Statins, and Cilostazol in Peripheral Artery Disease: Medical Therapy Is the Responsibility of the Interventionalist
Vishesh Kumar, MD, David P. Slovut, MD, PhD
VDM Speaks with John F. Rhodes, MD, U.S. Cardiology Principal Investigator for the REDUCE Trial
Stroke Following Open and Endovascular Thoracic Aortic Repair
Oliver T. A. Lyons, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, Ashish S. Patel, MRCS, MBBS, PhD, Rizwan Q. Attia, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, Peter R. Taylor, MA, Mchir, FRCS
Retrievable, Detachable Stent-Platform-Based Thrombectomy Device (Solitaire™ FR) for Acute Stroke Revascularization: First Demonstration of Feasibility in a Canine Stroke Model
Sabareesh K. Natarajan, MD, MS, Adnan H. Siddiqui, MD, PhD, L. Nelson Hopkins, MD, Elad I. Levy, MD
UPCOMING CLINICAL EVENTS
American Heart Association International Stroke Conference 2014
February 12-14, 2014
NEWS
Non-Surgical Procedure Offers Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Who Cannot Take Blood Thinners an Alternative for Stroke Reduction
Neurosurgeon Calls Stroke Treatment Criteria ‘Antiquated’
Promising New Compound for Treating Stroke
Drug May Improve Outcomes in Mild Stroke Patients, Save $200 Million Annually
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