Please find the March 2021 issue of the Stroke Horizon Scanning Bulletin below.
New national study into neurological impact of COVID-19.
Lowering blood pressure is even more beneficial than previously thought.
3D heart scans on the NHS to speed up disease diagnosis.
COVID-19 and stroke—Understanding the relationship and adapting services. A global World Stroke Organisation perspective.
Efficacy of Brain–Computer Interface and the Impact of Its Design Characteristics on Poststroke Upper-limb Rehabilitation: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Location of infarcts and post-stroke cognitive impairment.
Strategic infarct locations for post-stroke cognitive impairment: a pooled analysis of individual patient data from 12 acute ischaemic stroke cohorts.
Vagus nerve stimulation paired with rehabilitation for upper limb motor function after ischaemic stroke (VNS-REHAB): a randomised, blinded, pivotal, device trial
Stroke 20 20: Implementation goals for intravenous thrombolysis.
Effects of Combined Interventions with Aerobic Physical Exercise and Cognitive Training on Cognitive Function in Stroke Patients: A Systematic Review.
Association between abnormal body weight and stroke outcome: A meta-analysis and systematic review
Scoping review: Health needs of the family caregivers of elderly stroke survivors.
Effectiveness of information and communications technology interventions for stroke survivors and their support people: a systematic review.
Antihypertensive Drugs for Secondary Prevention After Ischemic Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.