Towards a model stroke trial. The single-centre naftidrofuryl study.

@article{Steiner1986TowardsAM,
  title={Towards a model stroke trial. The single-centre naftidrofuryl study.},
  author={T J Steiner and F C Clifford Rose},
  journal={Neuroepidemiology},
  year={1986},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={121-47}
}
It has been questionable whether the lack of proven pharmacological treatments in acute cerebral infarction (ACI) reflects ineffective drugs or only inadequacies in their assessment. The difficulties in developing a rationale for drug therapy in this condition favoured the former, although the latter possibility was supported by re-evaluation of most published trials. In this paper, a plausible rationale, in terms of our current understanding of both the drug and the condition, is expounded for… CONTINUE READING