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Pediatric Stroke Awareness and Code Stroke Protocols

By Lori Jordan.May is pediatric stroke awareness month. Recognizing a stroke in a child can be difficult. I have been reflecting on how important it is for all healthcare providers and families in our communities to know that strokes occur in children.  We recently...

COVID-19 and pediatric stroke—is there a connection?

By Heather Fullerton.One of our earliest pediatric mechanical thrombectomy cases at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital was during the 2003 SARS global outbreak.  Some of you may remember how children suffered more severe respiratory illnesses with that other...

Pediatric Intracerebral Hemorrhage (PICH)

| Analysis | Observational |Single Site | Grégoire Boulouis, Thomas Blauwblomme, Manoelle Kossorotoff and Olivier Naggara | The PICH study aims at delineating candidate biomarkers to develop targeted therapeutic strategies to improve outcome of children with...

Seizures in Pediatric Stroke (SIPS)

| Closed | Observational | Multi-site | PERF | Christine Fox| SIPS II is an international multi-center PERF funded study that proposed to enroll 300 neonatal and pediatric stroke cases. Imaging, EEGs, medical chart abstraction and epilepsy longitudinal outcome data...

Rehabilitation Early for Congenital Hemiplegia

|Enrolling |Clinical Trial | Multi-Site |Professor Roslyn Boyd | The REACH multisite assessor masked randomized Comparison trial directly compares an equal dose of infant modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (Baby CIMT) with infant modified Bimanual upper limb...

Safety and Efficacy of Systemic Anticoagulation Therapy for Treatment of Cerebral Sinus Venous

| Enrolling |Observational |Single Site |Marcela Torres| Keyword(s): Sinus venous thrombosis, anticoagulation, thrombolytic therapy Contact information: Fernando Acosta,   Jo Tilley, . Marcela Torres,...

Risk Factors Associated With Stroke in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Fontan

| Enrolling |Observational |Single Site | Jay Duncan | Keyword(s): Arterial ischemic stroke, single ventricle, Fontan, congenital heart disease Contact information: Fernando Acosta,   Jo Tilley, . Marcela...

Rehabilitation Early for Congenital Hemiplegia

|Enrolling |Clinical Trial | Multi-Site |Professor Roslyn Boyd | The REACH multisite assessor masked randomized Comparison trial directly compares an equal dose of infant modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (Baby CIMT) with infant modified Bimanual upper limb...

AVCnn (Accident vasculaire cérébral du nouveau-né; Stroke of the newborn) & ancillary AVCnnsignal (brain structural and functional imaging) and AVCnn7ans (global assessment at 7 years). NCT02511249; EudraCT 2010-A00329-30; EndraCT 2010-A00976-33

| Enrolling | Observational |Single Site | Stéphane Chabrier & Sylvie Nguyen The Tich| The AVCnn Study provides us the opportunity to monitor a cohort of children having suffered an NAIS, and their family. Briefly, 100 term newborns (64 males) with an arterial...