The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association International Stroke Conference
Rare blood clots more likely after COVID infection than from vaccine: AHA/ASA special report
May 03, 2021
Although “extremely rare” in each case, the likelihood of a dangerous blood clot condition is eight to 10 times higher following a COVID-19 infection than it is after receiving the J&J vaccine, the...
‘Silent’ heart attack proves to be new stroke risk factor for older adults, experts find
Mar 15, 2021
Symptomless heart attacks may pose the same risk of stroke as a chest-crushing event, and are more common in people 65 and older, according to a new study to be presented at the upcoming American Stroke...
All stroke patients should have access to rehabilitation, skilled nursing care: American Heart Association
Sep 03, 2013
Every person who has a stroke should have access to needed rehabilitation and skilled nursing services regardless of how they are financing their healthcare, according to a new policy recommendation from...