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When Seconds Count

Strokes. They happen when the blood that is circulating within the brain is cut off or reduced in an area resulting in a loss of oxygen to that part of the brain. If not treated right away the brain can die. Thanks to nuclear medicine, doctors can better assess and treat stroke patients, saving lives. With a stroke, every second counts.  Neurons or nerve cells are lost at a rate of 1.9 million ...


2016 Fall Seminar