Daily Archives: 25/03/2013

Doctor-pharma ties

Doctor-pharma ties defended on eve of pay reporting mandate ■ Major stakeholders outline principles of physician-industry collaborations amid concern that all payments will be painted with a broad brush. By KEVIN B. O’REILLY amednews staff — Posted March 25, 2013 PRINT  |   EMAIL  |   RESPOND  |   REPRINTS  |   LIKE   |   SHARE   |   TWEET  WITH THIS STORY: » 4 principles on doctor-industry interactions » External links » Related content With the start of federally […]

Transient neurological attacks frequently precede vertebrobasilar ischaemic stroke

Background Transient isolated brainstem symptoms (eg, isolated vertigo, dysarthria, diplopia) are not consistently classified as transient ischaemic attacks (TIAs) and data for prognosis are limited. If some of these transient neurological attacks (TNAs) are due to vertebrobasilar ischaemia, then they should be common during the days and weeks preceding posterior circulation strokes. We aimed to […]