Heather Fullerton, professor of founder and neurology of the UCSF Pediatric Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Middle, said in the news headlines release, If they have one stroke, it isn’t actually surprising they have a high risk of getting another stroke. You may use aspirin after the first stroke to try to reduce blood clots, but you’re not making those diseased blood vessels disappear completely, she said. Current guidelines for follow-up on childhood cancers survivors don’t include monitoring for harm that may increase the threat of stroke.The scholarly research recommended that glitazones can block this pathway, and, when used in combination with imatinib, render patients disease-free for a few months to years after glitazones are discontinued. It’s unclear how the dormant, drug-resistant leukemia cells were killed using this combination therapy. But an editorial accompanying the analysis stated the cells are ‘probably either killed directly or driven to exit quiescence, which may lead to their eradication by [imatinib].’ Dr.