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Effects of Cognitive Sensory Motor Training on Lower Extremity Muscle Strength and Balance in Post Stroke Patients: A Randomized Controlled Study.

Sep 27, 2021

Sensory motor impairment, the most common neuromuscular condition in stroke patients, often contributes to muscle weakness and imbalance.The purpose of this research was to investigate the effects of ...

Prevalence and risk factors of labor-onset hypertension: A multicenter study in Japan.

Sep 13, 2021

To investigate the prevalence and risk factors of labor-onset hypertension (LOH), defined as hypertension first detected during labor among women without hypertension prior to admission for labor.In t...

A Predictive Model for Functional Outcome in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke Undergoing Endovascular Thrombectomy.

Sep 13, 2021

Endovascular thrombectomy (EVT) is a well-established treatment of acute ischemic stroke. Variability in outcomes among thrombectomy patients results in a need for patient centered approaches to recov...

Cortico-muscular interaction to monitor the effects of neuromuscular electrical stimulation pedaling training in chronic stroke.

Sep 06, 2021

Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) has been widely utilized in post-stroke motor restoration. However, its impact on the closed-loop sensorimotor control process remains largely unclear. This...

Endovascular and thrombolytic treatment eligibility in childhood arterial ischemic stroke.

Aug 30, 2021

To describe factors affecting eligibility for, and rates of utilization of, hyperacute therapy in children with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) following establishment of our institutional acute stroke tr...

The value of the exertional heat stroke score for the prognosis of patients with exertional heat stroke.

Aug 30, 2021

This study aims to evaluate the exertional heat stroke score (EHSS) system for the prognosis of exertional heat stroke (EHS) patients.Forty-two EHS patients who had been treated in our hospital betwee...

SARS-CoV-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study.

Aug 26, 2021

SARS-CoV-2 has been associated with an increased rate of venous thromboembolism in critically ill patients. Since surgical patients are already at higher risk of venous thromboembolism than general po...

Factors associated with poor prognosis in patients with atrial fibrillation: An emergency department perspective the EMERG-AF study.

Aug 23, 2021

We sought to identify the factors associated with a worse prognosis in Emergency Department (ED) patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), crucial information to guide management decisions.This is a sec...

When and how to use direct oral anticoagulants in patients with advanced chronic liver disease?

Aug 19, 2021

Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) emerged as effective and safe alternatives to traditional anticoagulants for the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic disease and the prevention of stro...

Postoperative Complications Associated with the Choice of Reconstruction in Head and Neck Cancer: An Outcome Analysis of 4,712 Patients from the ACS-NSQIP Database.

Aug 19, 2021

 Microsurgical free flaps have largely supplanted pedicled flaps as the gold standard for head and neck cancer reconstruction. However, incidence of postoperative complications after accounting for ...

Visual and haptic verticality misperception and trunk control within 72 h after stroke.

Aug 16, 2021

Stroke patients often exhibit an altered perception of verticality, but there are no studies evaluating verticality perception in the first 72 h after stroke and its relationship with trunk control. ...

Effect of whole-body vibration on obstacle clearance and stair negotiation time in chronic stroke patients; A randomized controlled trial.

Aug 16, 2021

To assess the effect of Whole-Body Vibration (WBV) and Routine Physiotherapy (RP) on obstacle crossing and stair negotiation time in chronic stroke patients.The current study was randomized, parallel-...

Hip abduction with ankle dorsiflexion (HAAD) score and trunk seating control within 72 h after stroke predicts long-term disability: A cohort study.

Aug 16, 2021

The aim of this study was to determine whether muscle strength of the lower limb and trunk during the acute phase after stroke are predictors of motor function and disability 90 days after hospital di...

Clinical profile and outcome of non-COVID strokes during pandemic and the pre pandemic period: COVID-Stroke Study Group (CSSG) India.

Aug 12, 2021

As the health systems around the world struggled to meet the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic, care of many non-COVID emergencies was affected.The present study examined differences in the diagnosis, e...

Daytime sleepiness and risk of stroke: A Mendelian randomization analysis.

Aug 09, 2021

Daytime sleepiness is known to be related to stroke, but whether daytime sleepiness is a risk factor for stroke remains unclear. We conducted a two-sample Mendelian randomization study to assess the r...

Bilingual Abstract Semantic Associative Network Training (BAbSANT): A Polish-English case study.

Aug 09, 2021

This article presents a novel approach to anomia therapy (i.e., BAbSANT: Bilingual Abstract Semantic Associative Network Training) for bilingual persons with aphasia (B-PWA) that capitalizes both on l...

Case Study: Comparison of Swimsuits and Wetsuits Through Biomechanics and Energetics in Elite Female Open Water Swimmers.

Aug 05, 2021

The authors investigated how the Arena Powerskin R-EVO Closed Back swimsuit and Arena Carbon Triwetsuit (full-sleeve wetsuit), both approved by the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) regul...

Telehealth in US hospitals: State-level reimbursement policies no longer influence adoption rates.

Aug 02, 2021

Prior to COVID-19, levels of adoption of telehealth were low in the U.S., though they exploded during the pandemic. Following the pandemic, it will be critical to identify the characteristics that wer...

Mechanical Thrombectomy of Carotid Terminus Occlusion Using Direct Aspiration Technique-Video Illustration: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Aug 02, 2021

Acute carotid terminus occlusion (CTO) is responsible for up to 5% of acute ischemic strokes secondary to emergent large vessel occlusion (ELVO) and up to 20% of acute internal carotid artery (ICA) oc...

Do depressive symptoms link chronic diseases to cognition among older adults? Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study in the United States.

Jul 29, 2021

Few studies have assessed psychological pathways that connect the association between non-psychotropic chronic disease and cognition. We assessed the extent to which the association between the two wa...