Stroke Supplement Reviews State-of-the-Art in Minimally Invasive Treatment and Management of Ischemic Stroke
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STROKE, CAROTID ARTERY, INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, INTERVENTIONAL NEURORADIOLOGY, MINIMALLY INVASIVE, ISCHEMIC STROKE, ENDOVASCULAR, BRAIN ATTACK, MEDICAL ADVANCE, NONSURGICAL, INTRA-ARTERIAL THROMBOLYSIS, HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, SMOKING
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Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Stroke Supplement Reviews State-of-the-Art in Minimally Invasive Treatment of Ischemic Stroke. Reviews drug therapy, devices,clinical trials to date, ongoing devices in trials and future directions of treatment.



Newswise - The field of interventional radiology is making great advances in the treatment of stroke, our nation's number three killer. In the last decade, rapid advances in imaging technology, diagnosis, medical therapy, and interventional treatment have had a significant impact on this disease. To ensure that the medical community is up-to-date on the range of advances occurring in stroke, the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) and the American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (ASITN) have collaborated to develop a comprehensive stroke supplement to the January Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR). Members of both Societies include interventional radiologists and interventional neuroradiologists, physicians who specialize in minimally invasive neurological procedures using imaging guidance to treat stroke. This special supplement includes nationally recognized experts in the field of stroke and.......

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