2010 News Article List

stroke patients receive new type of treatment

Largest Study of Therapeutic Cooling to Reduce Brain Injury After Stroke is Now Underway

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, University of California, San Diego, and University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston are leading a patient trial sponsored by the National Institutes of Health


Los Angeles - Dec. 7, 2010 – The largest clinical trial of therapeutic brain cooling (hypothermia) after stroke has launched, led by researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

This study looks at whether hypothermia can safely be used in elderly stroke patients. In earlier studies, brain cooling...

December 7, 2010  |  Read Full Story

News Releases

Burbank Transplant Recipient Monica O'Brien to Ride on "Donate Life" Float in 2011 Rose Parade

December 6, 2010  |  Read Full Story

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December 3, 2010  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

November 17, 2010  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions: Stem Cell Expert Will Participate in Roundtable Discussions

November 16, 2010  |  Read Full Story

False Positive on Cardiac Stress Tests May Be True Indication of Heart Dysfunction

November 15, 2010  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai "Nano-Drug" Hits Brain Tumor Target Found in 2001

November 4, 2010  |  Read Full Story

With Successful Completion of Discovering for Life Fundraising Campaign

November 1, 2010  |  Read Full Story