Stroke Research

Is it all about genes?

By: Dr Nicolas Martinez-Majander, Affiliation: Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland A 44-year-old woman with no comorbidities was admitted to the emergency due to a slowly progressive vertigo and mild left sensorimotor hemiparesis. She is a...

Sometimes Age Doesn’t Matter

By Dr Linxin Li, Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Oxford University, UK Mr X was referred to our TIA clinic last month. He is in his late-60s. Although retired, he has remained active in life. He has known...

Genealogy of Aneurysms

Comment Authors: Renato Oliveira, Diana Aguiar de Sousa, Department of Neurology, Hospital de Santa Maria, University of Lisbon, Portugal Original Article: CCM Zuurbier, JP Greving, GJE Rinkel, YM Ruigrok. 2019; Higher risk of intracranial aneurysms and subarachnoid...

Manoeuvre Count in Thrombectomy

Manoeuvre Count in Thrombectomy – Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough? By Johannes Kaesmacher, MD, University Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, University Hospital Bern For first- and second-generation devices it was very early...