Ann N Y Acad Sci 2021 Feb 26. Epub 2021 Feb 26.
Department of Neurology, University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
Ischemic stroke is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among type 2 diabetic patients. Preclinical and translational studies have identified critical pathophysiological mediators of stroke risk, recurrence, and poor outcome in diabetic patients, including endothelial dysfunction and inflammation. Most clinical trials of diabetes and stroke have focused on treating hyperglycemia alone. Read More