RSSArchive for October, 2011

The variation in stroke care: Why?

The variation in stroke care: Why?

Dr. Amer Jafar writes: Stroke can be a devastating disease as it might lead to death in third of the patients and disability in another third. Stroke causes over 4.3 million deaths world-wide annually. The focus on preventing stroke is important in any health care strategy. However; it remains a challenge to meet the standard […]






STICH II Trial: Which treatment is the best for brain haemorhage?

STICH II Trial: Which treatment is the best for brain haemorhage?

The STICH II Trial is a surgical trial in sponatenous lobar Intracerebral Haemorrhage or ICH. The Trial has a target of 600 patients to reach before 31st May 2012. Currently over 100 hospitals worldwide are participating, including 18 in the UK. If you are registered and would like some promotional material to distribute to your […]