Tag: ischemic stroke

uva school of medicine

Common blood test could predict risk of second stroke

A new discovery about ischemic stroke may allow to doctors to predict patients’ risk of having a second stroke using a commonly performed blood test and their genetic profile.

uva school of medicine

Sweeping review of human genome reveals stroke risk genes

Researchers have completed what is believed to be the most comprehensive review of the human genome to identify genes that predispose people to ischemic stroke.