Limb Remote Ischemic Conditioning: Mechanisms, Anesthetics, and the Potential for Expanding Therapeutic Options

@inproceedings{Chen2018LimbRI,
  title={Limb Remote Ischemic Conditioning: Mechanisms, Anesthetics, and the Potential for Expanding Therapeutic Options},
  author={Gangling Chen and Mrugesh Thakkar and Christopher M. Robinson and Sylvain Dor{\'e}},
  booktitle={Front. Neurol.},
  year={2018}
}
Novel and innovative approaches are essential in developing new treatments and improving clinical outcomes in patients with ischemic stroke. Remote ischemic conditioning (RIC) is a series of mechanical interruptions in blood flow of a distal organ, following end organ reperfusion, shown to significantly reduce infarct size through inhibition of oxidation… CONTINUE READING