DALLAS – September 28, 2018 – Our UT Southwestern hub is holding its 8th Annual Stroke Symposium on October 20, 2018, in Dallas. LSS Executive Director, Dr. Steven Warach, will give the keynote address. Topics that will be covered include cerebral imaging in acute stroke, after-stroke care from a nursing perspective, and thrombolytics in stroke care. Learn more […]
HOUSTON – Sept. 6 , 2018 – Jennifer Meeks, MS, from our UT Health-Houston hub, conducted an analysis of blood pressure variability for patients enrolled in our EnRICH study. She presented the results at the American Heart Association hypertension conferenceheld in Chicago in September. Her abstract is titled, High In-Hospital Systolic Blood Pressure 26 Variability and Poor […]
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 […]