Stroke patients with arm paresis can achieve lasting functional improvement many months after their stroke when they go through an intensive rehabilitation program, a UK study suggests.
Intensive blood pressure reduction in patients with acute ischaemic stroke treated with intravenous thrombolysis reduces intracranial bleeding, but does not improve functional outcomes,
Multiple sclerosis (MS) patients who receive high-efficacy therapy early fare better long-term than those on an escalation-based approach to treatment, according to new research.
Tackling sexism is on the agenda of the peak professional body for cardiologists, which has set up a working group to address issues around training and promotion of women.
Comorbidities such as smoking, anxiety and depression account for the increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in veterans with post-traumati
Poor rates of referral to cardiac rehabilitation are among the barriers to improving secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease, a report says.
Children should sit out from contact sport for at least two weeks after being assessed as symptom-free following suspected concussion, new national guidelines say.