Acute Interventions for Stroke

Faculty

  • Dr. Charles Wira
Ischemic stroke is a leading cause of death with limited therapeutic options. Blood flow delivery to the area of a stroke is dependent upon many factors including the heart's pumping ability. Yale ED research will lead to the development of neuro critical care and better therapeutic interventions in ischemic stroke to improve functional neurological outcomes from enhancement of blood flow to the area of the stroke.