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UT Southwestern neurologist gives update on stroke research

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 […]

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Joins us for our Annual Meeting

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 […]

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Dr. Ty Shang
Stroke Specialist
UT Southwestern Medical Center

START study looking for optimal delay time for anticoagulation treatment

DALLAS – May 10, 2018 – The START trial has opened at UT Southwestern for recruitment. The study seeks to define the Optimal Delay Time to Initiate Anticoagulation after Ischemic Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation (afib). Dr. Ty Shang is PI and Cheyenne Marcelus, MS, CCRP, is research coordinator. START is a pragmatic, adaptive randomized trial to […]

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