Online Tools: EBRSR Stroke Engine
Wisdom of life

Monthly Archives: Thursday April 2nd, 2015

New Stroke Engine website launches

The HSF Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery has rebuilt the popular Stroke Engine website, which includes all the latest research evidence on therapies for stroke recovery. Stroke Engine is a leading international tool, used by patients, families and clinicians. The new website is easy to navigate and bridges the gap between research findings and current clinical practice. “Stroke Engine is a valuable resource within Canada and internationally,”

Read more
Cancer drug shows potential for improving stroke recovery

A cancer drug has been shown to significantly improve stroke recovery in diabetic mice by reducing the leakiness of blood vessels in the brain – a discovery that could eventually lead to better recovery rates for diabetic patients after stroke, according to a Canadian study published today in the journal Neuroscience. “A big challenge in treating stroke is understanding how other health conditions affect recovery. Many diseases increase the chances

Read more