Migraine attacks herald the first symptomatic intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in most individuals with Dutch-type cerebral amyloid angiopathy (D-CAA), although such attacks do not predict an earlier onset of first haemorrhage, as shown in a recent study.
A high body temperature is associated with poorer clinical outcomes in patients with large vessel occlusion stroke undergoing treatment with endovascular thrombectomy (EVT), as reported in a recent study.
Although the use peripheral nerve blocks have increased over time, it remains underutilized for pain control in elderly adults after hip fracture, with a receipt rate of <5 percent in hospitalized patients, a recent study has found.
In the treatment of patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage, administering the nimodipine via the intraventricular route does not provide greater benefits as compared with the oral route, a recent study has shown.
Walnut supplementation for 2 years does not affect cognition in healthy older adults, but it appears to delay cognitive decline in subgroups at increased risk as shown in functional brain magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and posthoc analyses, suggests a recent study in Spain.
A low sodium concentration in the blood is commonly observed in patients with epilepsy, with moderate and severe hyponatraemia associated with reduced bone mineral density in the lumbar spine, a study has found.