Stroke

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for stroke. This includes both diagosis and treatment of stroke, stroke imaging, pharmaceuticals and interventional stroke technologies.

Stryker Trevo Retriever Thrombectomy Device Approved for Stroke Treatment Up to 24 Hours
Technology | Thrombectomy Devices | February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for Stryker's Trevo...

FDA Clears First AI-Powered Clinical Decision Support Software for Stroke
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced marketing clearance for Viz.AI’s Contact...

Renal Cysts May Signal Stroke Risk
News | Stroke | February 05, 2018

February 5, 2018 — Sacs of fluid in the kidneys may indicate there is also blood vessel damage in the brain and a...

Study Shows Embotrap Device Usage During Stroke Treatment Yields Positive Rates Revascularization
News | Stroke | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – EmboTrap Device, a...

Results of the PROMISE Study Presented at International Stroke Conference
News | Stroke | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – Penumbra Inc. today announced results of the company-sponsored PROMISE...

Medtronic Receives FDA Clearance for Riptide Aspiration System
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | January 16, 2018

January 16, 2018 — Medtronic plc announced the company’s Neurovascular business unit received U.S. Food and Drug...

Robocath Receives $1.5 Million in Capital for Advancement of R-One Robotic System
News | Robotic Systems | December 06, 2017

December 6, 2017 — French company Robocath, which designs and develops...

Coffee Associated With Reduced Risk of Heart Failure, Stroke. AHA 2017. #AHA2017
News | Heart Failure | November 25, 2017

November 25, 2017 — Drinking coffee may be associated with a decreased risk of developing heart failure or having...

Studies find 15 percent of all heart attack and stroke patients and 9 percent of CABG patients were uninsured before passage of the Affordable Care Act. AHA 2017, #aha2017
News | November 25, 2017

November 25, 2017 — The majority of patients without health insurance who were hospitalized for heart attack, stroke...

Videos | Structural Heart Occluders | November 08, 2017

John Rhodes, M.D., co-director of the adult congenital heart program, Medical University of South Carolina, is the...

Majority of High-Risk Stroke Patients Not Being Screened for Common Risk Factors
News | Stroke | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — New research revealed that on average, more than 75 percent of people aged 65 and older...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — Contracting shingles, a reactivation of the chickenpox virus, increases a person’s risk of...

Protembis Announces Successful First-in-Human Use of  ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection System in European Trial
News | Embolic Protection Devices | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Protembis GmbH announced the first clinical applications of its ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection...

PinnacleHealth First in Pennsylvania to Implant Sentinel Cerebral Protection System
News | Embolic Protection Devices | August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017 — PinnacleHealth is the first hospital in Pennsylvania and one of the first 10 in the country to...

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