Tag: stroke care

Timing is Everything

Timing is Everything

By Michael Haederle | March 12, 2018
Brain tissue can survive longer than previously believed despite impaired blood flow from clot.
UNMH stroke team delivers new 'gold standard' of care

UNMH stroke team delivers new 'gold standard' of care

By Michael Haederle | May 16, 2016
The past few years have seen a quiet revolution in the treatment of ischemic strokes, which can cause death or disability when a blood clot blocks an artery in the brain. The stroke team at UNM Hospital is treating this dangerous disease with the new gold standard of care, which rapidly restores blood flow and leads to dramatically better outcomes.