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The FDA requested the removal of these products from store shelves following the release earlier this year of a Yale University study showing that people who ingested products containing PPA were up to 16 times more likely to suffer a hemorrhagic stroke within a short time of taking the drug than those who weren't exposed to the agent.
Most common cause of mortality in our study was hemorrhagic stroke followed closely by atherosclerotic ischemic stroke.
While the hemorrhagic stroke finding is important, the problem is that ischemic strokes make up the vast majority of recurrent strokes, commented Dr.
ORLANDO -- A left atrial appendage occlusion device called the Watchman strikingly outperformed warfarin in preventing hemorrhagic strokes in patients with atrial fibrillation in a pivotal phase III clinical trial.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be equally accurate in diagnosing an acute hemorrhagic stroke if completed within 90 minutes of presentation for patients whose symptoms began fewer than 6 hours earlier (SOR: B, based on a single high-quality cohort study).
Last February, Harvard researchers reported that women who ate the least saturated fat had a higher risk of one kind of hemorrhagic stroke.
For the treatment of hemorrhagic stroke Micrus markets proprietary, three-dimensional microcoils, which are unique in that they automatically deploy within the aneurysm, forming a scaffold that conforms to a wide diversity of aneurysm shapes and sizes.
Relative incidence of hyponatremia in ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke patients.
The relationship between adiposity and hemorrhagic stroke risk was more complex than for ischemic stroke.
In a multivariate analysis, the lowest risk of hemorrhagic stroke was seen in women who had a BMI of 23.
While several studies have shown an increase in the risk of hemorrhagic stroke among aspirin users, none had sufficient statistical power to provide definitive results.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Migraine with aura is associated with an increased risk of hemorrhagic stroke, data from the Women's Health Study suggest.