Brain attack--stroke--strikes every 43 seconds. It's the third leading cause of death in this country and often results in devastating physical disability for survivors. Rapid diagnosis is crucial for successful treatment. Dr. Baird will discuss advances in how physicians use innovative imaging technology to confirm strokes and new options to treat them.
Stroke : rapid diagnosis, new treatments / sponsored by the Clinical Center at the National Institutes of Health.
National Institutes of Health (U.S.). Clinical Center.
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