Tag: "subarachnoid" at medical news
Usage of coil better in brain haemorrhage
... surgery in brain haemorrhage. The death rate from subarachnoid
haemorrhage// - caused by a bursting of a weakened blood vessel in the brain - is up to 40 per cent in the first 24 hours after the event. The standard treatment is an operation to insert a clip to prevent further rupture of the blood vessel. In re...
Clazosentan May help to Improve Blood Circulation after Brain Hemorrhage due to burst Aneurysm
...od vessels (called vasospasm) following aneurysmal subarachnoid
haemorrhage (SAH). Normally constriction of blo... die within the first week following an aneurysmal subarachnoid
haemorrhage without treatment. Re-bleeding occurs in 50% of the aneurysms within the first six month...
Physical Activity During Leisure Can Reduce Risk Of Stroke
...e day except for activities at work. The risk of subarachnoid
stroke was 54% lower in people who had remained highly active in their leisure hours. For these people the risk from intracerebral hemorrhage was less by 37% in comparison to people with moderate activity level whose risk only lowers by 23%. Researc...
The connection between strokes and the internal clock
...bral infarction, an intracerebral hemorrhage, or a subarachnoid
hemorrhage. The presence of two peaks were prominent, the 6 a.m. to 8 a.m peak, and the 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. peak. There was an obvious plunge during sleep. When researchers probed further, cerebral infarction showed a bimodal pattern with a higher peak...
CTA Useful in Detecting Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysms
.... The study consisted of 171 patients with acute subarachnoid
hemorrhage (SAH) who underwent preoperative 3D CTA. CTA correctly detected the ruptured aneurysm in 170 cases when compared to intraoperative findings, Bijal Patel, MD, lead author of the study. Of the 22 cases where there was more than one aneury...