HOUSTON – July 31, 2018 – The Lone Star Stroke Consortium Executive Committee, researchers, coordinators and staff held their annual meeting on July 28, 2018, in Houston. The public was invited to attend and the meeting was broadcast live on our website. PIs gave updates on several statewide studies that LSS is conducting to reduce […]
AUSTIN – July 2, 2018 – Our Executive Director, Dr. Steven Warach, is senior author on a publication in the Annals of Neurology: “Intravenous thrombolysis in unwitnessed stroke onset: MR WITNESS trial.” His research examines the timing for intravenous thrombolysis therapy. Read the publication.
DALLAS – June 10, 2018 – Our UT Southwestern hub is an Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center where thousands of patients are referred each year. One of those patients is 42-year-old Gerardo Lucio who collapsed at work. His local hospital knew he needed advanced care so he was rushed to Zale Lipshy University Hospital where the […]
DALLAS – June 2, 2018 – Stroke and brain function are closely linked. For every minute a stroke goes untreated, about two million nerve cells are lost. Find out what’s new in stroke treatment and on the research front in this interview with neurologist Robin Novakovic, M.D. Ask the Expert: Stroke Prevention & Treatment Stroke […]
HOUSTON – May 31, 2018 – The Lone Star Stroke Consortium holds an annual meeting that is open to the public for comments and questions. This year, we will meet on July 28, 2018. We will be in Houston at the McGovern Medical School, room G.100. The meeting will be from 1 p.m. to 3 […]