Tag Archives: Neurotrauma

Legal Matters: Clinical Trial Data and Sports Concussion

Some of the UW residents may recall that we are part of the Insulin Resistance Intervention after Ischemic Stroke (IRIS) trial, a randomized study of pioglitazone vs. placebo for non-diabetic patients who have insulin resistance. (We’re not recruiting anymore, but … Continue reading

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Blunt Cerebrovascular Trauma: Anticoagulation or Antiplatelet Therapy?

Thanks to Li for sending out a nice summary of this subject with excerpts from the relevant UpToDate article. The bottom line is that they acknowledge the lack of prospective data on this problem, but do recommend anticoagulation for grade … Continue reading

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