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 […]
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 […]