Researchers will examine new treatments to improve outcomes for people with advanced kidney disease and those who have experienced an ischaemic stroke.
An international leader in stroke medicine at UNSW Sydney receives an NHMRC Synergy grant to lead a multidisciplinary team.
A major new piece of research reports on the results of one of the largest dietary intervention studies ever conducted.
This very accessible and easy to perform intervention could have a strong effect on reducing blood pressure, say UNSW Sydney researchers.
UNSW research has offered completely new thinking on stroke, building on knowledge about the protein tau in Alzheimer’s disease.
The stimulant methamphetamine is linked to a heightened risk of stroke among young people, a review by researchers at UNSW’s National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre has found.
UNSW medical researchers in the Translational Neuroscience Facility are partnering with a drug development company to discover new treatments to limit the damage of traumatic brain injury.
Rates of intracerebral haemorrhage, a common type of stroke, are in decline overall, but men, the elderly and people living in socio-economic disadvantage remain at risk, research shows.
Patients who suffer stroke-like attacks can have mortality rates 20 per cent higher than the general population, new research finds, leading to calls for better stroke prevention strategies.
Doctors are underutilising crucial medication to prevent deadly strokes in those with a common type of heart condition, new research says.