Flu raises chance of stroke and persists for a year

The risk is particularly high in the fortnight afterwards, study finds.
04 February 2019

Why daily aspirin doesn't address heart attack risk

Author of major Australian research reflects on aspirin study.
17 September 2018

Early CPAP helps stroke recovery

Sleep apnoea treatment results in 'substantial clinical effect' in neurological function.
12 September 2018

Doctors to get real-time updates of stroke guidance

Australia funds first 'living' stroke guidelines in the world
10 August 2018

Audit shows major gaps in Aussie stroke care

‘We know what good care looks like but sadly too few patients were experiencing it’
08 November 2016

Haemorrhagic stroke less prevalent in big women

But their overall stroke risk is not reduced, US researchers say
13 September 2016

Lower-dose alteplase could be a game-changer for acute stroke

The controversial clot-buster has been given an optimistic review by Australian scientists
11 May 2016

Study spells out warfarin brain-bleed risks

Newly flagged factors are more relevant for elderly patients than previously believed
16 March 2016

Antidotes to newer anticoagulants clear first hurdle

Cardiologist says the antidotes should provide reassurance to doctors worried about the bleeding effects of NOACs
24 June 2015

Study boosts the case for the Mediterranean diet

This is the strongest evidence that it can improve cognitive function in older adults
20 May 2015