SAFE welcomes WHO decision: Stroke is now finally classified as a brain disease

SAFE welcomes WHO decision: Stroke is now finally classified as a brain disease

SAFE welcomes WHO decision on stroke classification: Stroke is now finally classified as a standalone disease  within the Neurological family. According to Jon Barrick, SAFE's President, this WHO's decision reverses the erroneous placement of cerebrovascular diseases...

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Stem cell therapy is safe for stroke patients, study shows

Stem cell therapy is safe for stroke patients, study shows

Could bone-marrow-derived stem cells aid stroke recovery? A multicenter trial looking at whether a single dose of millions of adult, bone-marrow-derived stem cells can aid stroke recovery indicates it's safe and well-tolerated by patients but may not significantly...

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SEE IT-KNOW IT-TREAT IT #StrokeEurope

SEE IT-KNOW IT-TREAT IT #StrokeEurope

The medical treatment a stroke patient receives in the first 3 to 6 hours means the difference between life or death, or recovery and lifelong disability. Rena from Israel, aged 81 was widowed recently and lives a semi active life as she suffers from borderline heart...

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