Stroke Studies Show New Treatment No Better Than Older One

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At the 2013 International Stroke Conference in Honolulu, Dr. Joseph Broderick presented the findings of a study that revealed mechanically removing a blood clot from a stroke patient’s brain is no more useful than the older treatment of giving an IV dose of the clot-busting drug, tPA, to the whole body.

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