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Tags: stroke

2 8/29/2018

WSJ reporter claims a carotid artery scan ‘saved’ his life — but there’s no way to know that

4/30/2018

In comparison of clot-busting drugs, HealthDay gets props for being clear on costs and harms

1/29/2018

Though it may reduce impact of a stroke, blood clot removal surgery is not without risks

9/30/2016

ABC story on stroke surgery: More needed on costs, harms, conflicts of interest

6/30/2016

It’s never OK to use ‘groundbreaking treatment for strokes’ when it’s never been tested in people

6/8/2016

Medical Daily story on stem cells for stroke needed injection of independent viewpoints

4/25/2016

NBC story built around one patient’s amazing stroke recovery; skimps on data suggesting result is unusual

4/13/2016

Aspirin report from CBS doesn’t go much beyond the news release

4/13/2016

An array of sources make this STAT story on aspirin task force recommendations very strong

5/7/2015

Philadelphia Inquirer highlights FDA “loophole” allowing use of heart device without testing