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TT HealthWatch - Friday, June 21, 2024

This week's topics include expanding the window for treating ischemic stroke, new agents for treating ischemic stroke, managing obesity in children and adolescents, and preventing surgical site infections.

0:36 Expanding the window for treating ischemic stroke
1:33 Complete recovery 10% more
2:33 Routine CT scanning
2:44 Comparing two agents to treat ischemic stroke
3:44 More in the reteplase group had hemorrhage
4:45 Dosing based on heart attack experience
5:24 Preventing surgical site infections
6:24 Up to a year after cardiac surgery
7:24 May look for staph
7:44 Interventions for high BMI in children and adolescents
8:46 Give a B recommendation to behavioral interventions
9:45 Don't address bariatric surgery
10:45 Policy changes needed
11:45 Increased risk of early death
12:12 End

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