Results were published Nov. 9, 2010 in Neurology. For patients with symptoms of stroke severe enough to warrant tPA, the model predicted 0.171 quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) and costs
Results were published by The Lancet Neurology on July 19. The alteplase group had a significantly higher mortality rate during the first 7 days after treatment (10% vs.
But Dr. Riviello, a professor of neurology in the departments of epilepsy and neurology at Columbia University Medical Center in New York and one of the guideline's coauthors, cautioned attendees
The web-based survey gathered data from 762 members of the Neurocritical Care Society, Society of Critical Care Medicine, and American Academy of Neurology to assess current practices in neuroprognostication.
After consideration, intravenous therapy was contemplated and steroids were considered. There was a heated debate about whether the patient should go to the ICU, surgery, neurology, pediatrics, OB-GYN, rehab, or
The results appeared in the Jan. 12 Neurology. The findings suggest that combining clinical variables with imaging information has better predictive value than clinical information alone or scores based on
Results were published by JAMA Neurology on May 4. The time from symptom recognition to neuroimaging was significantly longer in the in-hospital stroke group (median, 4.5 hours vs.
Results were published by JAMA Neurology on April 6. The 2 temperature groups had similar median scores on the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) and the Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline
26 by JAMA Neurology. In 110 of the 128 patients (85.9%), clinicians made a diagnosis of sICH more than 2 hours after initiation of tPA.
Fulmer) and a board divided into medical, surgical, cardiac, neurology, GI and pulmonary wards.