Drug News (Medindia)

Aspirin Unlikely to Benefit Older People

Treatment with 100 mg of low-dose aspirin per day did not affect survival free of dementia or disability in older adults without previous cardiovascular events.

IeAstrocytes: The Malicious Brain Cell Discovered

Developing therapies that prevent the formation of ieAstrocytes (immediate early astrocytes) or reduce their activation levels in the brain could offer new approaches for treating neuroinflammatory and neurodegenerative diseases.

TAVR Associated With Shorter Hospital Stay

Patients who underwent TAVR had a significantly shorter length of stay and were significantly less likely to be transferred to a skilling nursing facility compared to patients who underwent SAVR.