The Opposite Side of the Brain to a Clot Is Key to Stroke Rehabilitation

It’s best to treat the good with the bad, new medical insights into brain attacks suggest. Doctors are beginning to think the side of the brain opposite to a clot in stroke patients is just as important a target for treatment as the damaged tissue when it comes to a faster recovery. …

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This article was originally published in the May issue of Scientific American with the title “Switching Sides.”

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