Ischemic Stroke

Discerning Arterial Ischemic Stroke From Migraine in Pediatric Emergency Departments

Discerning Arterial Ischemic Stroke From Migraine in Pediatric Emergency Departments

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Investigators examined presenting features of migraine vs arterial ischemic stroke in children presenting to the emergency department.

Contraceptive Use and the Risk for Ischemic Stroke in Women With Migraine

Contraceptive Use and the Risk for Ischemic Stroke in Women With Migraine

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Consensus statement cautions against the use of hormonal contraceptives in women with migraine, as these medications may be associated with an increased risk for ischemic stroke.

Advanced Imaging to Predict Ischemic Stroke Outcomes

Advanced Imaging to Predict Ischemic Stroke Outcomes

A model has been developed, that uses advanced imaging and clinical measures to accurately predict outcomes of ischemic stroke.

Hormonal Contraceptive Use in Migraine With Aura Linked to Stroke

Hormonal Contraceptive Use in Migraine With Aura Linked to Stroke

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Women on combined hormonal contraceptives and experiencing migraine with aura are more likely to have an ischemic stroke.

Migraine Is a Risk Factor for Stroke, Readmission After Surgery

Migraine Is a Risk Factor for Stroke, Readmission After Surgery

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Patients with a history of migraine have an increased risk for ischemic stroke after surgery, leading to more hospital readmissions.

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