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Prevention of Ischemic Stroke

by Cesare Fieschi

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Published by Informa Healthcare .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cardiovascular medicine,
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Cardiology,
  • Laboratory Medicine,
  • Medical / Laboratory Medicine,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8978332M
    ISBN 101853177385
    ISBN 109781853177385

    Prevention of Stroke sums up and critically analyzes our present knowledge and understanding of all major aspects of stroke prophylaxis, medical and surgical. The book is intended for not only neurologists and neurosurgeons directly involved with stroke patients, but also vascular surgeons, internists, family physicians, and health planners. ISCHEMIC STROKE – TREATMENT, PREVENTION Vas5 (3) hyperglycemia (> * mg/dL) → INSSUULLIINN *threshold for treating according to American Heart Association guidelines (formerly it was > mg/dL) 4. General Exam + Neurologic Screening Assessment: NIHSS (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale), CNS (Canadian Neurological Scale).

    Each year in the United States (US), over , adults experience an ischemic stroke. Prevention of recurrent stroke is critical. Ischemic stroke causes huge morbidity because of the interaction between the neurological impairment, emotional and social consequences of that . Stroke is defined as an acute neurologic deficit lasting >24 hours and caused by cerebrovascular etiology. It is further subdivided into ischemic stroke (caused by vascular occlusion or stenosis) and hemorrhagic stroke (caused by vascular rupture, resulting in .

      Lifestyle counts, and in stroke prevention, the sum of one's efforts appears to be greater than singular prevention elements. A study in an August issue of the journal Circulation suggests that. promote health in the community through stroke teaching and prevention. Our mission is to assist you with living well after your stroke. About this book This book was designed with input from patients, caregivers and stroke center staff. It is meant to be a guide for both the patient and caregiver.


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Prevention of Ischemic Stroke by Cesare Fieschi Download PDF EPUB FB2

This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Prevention of Ischemic Stroke, Cerebrovascular Risk Factor Modification, Risk Factor Modification Following Transient Ischemic Attack, Anticoagulation in Ischemic Stroke, Cerebrovascular Accident Prevention, Carotid Stenosis Medical Management, CVA Prevention, Prevention of Recurrent Cerebrovascular Accident, Antiplatelet Therapy in CVA and.

With its strong emphasis on adequately powered, randomized, controlled, multicenter trials, this book celebrates the transition to evidence-based medicine that has been accelerating in the field of stroke prevention since the s.

It also provides data from most Cited by: 2. Significant reduction in stroke recurrence within 2 weeks has been reported if aspirin is initiated within 48 hours of an ischemic stroke.

Clopidogrel has shown better outcomes for patients with poly vascular disease and could be considered for secondary stroke prevention of atherosclerotic ischemic stroke patients already on aspirin.

In addition, the book considers the various causes of stroke and provides detailed guidance on means of secondary prevention. The recent demonstration of the substantial benefit of intra-arterial thrombectomy using stentrievers in patients with acute ischemic stroke represents a great moment in the history of stroke management.

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The editors of this book aim to provide `both the specialist and primary care physician with an up-to-date review of the emerging opportunities for management a We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Graeme Hankey.

Search in this book series. Prevention and Treatment of Ischemic Stroke. Chapter 1 Prevention and Treatment of Ischemic Stroke: A Practical Perspective. Scott E. Kasner, Philip B. Gorelick. Pages Chapter 9 Antithrombotic Therapy for Secondary Prevention of Ischemic Stroke.

Pierre Fayad, Sanjay P. Singh. Pages Download PDF. Provides truly practical evidence and advice to provide to the multitude of clinicians who care for patients with stroke.

It is the most up to date and authoritative clinical text on both prevention (includes Epidemiology) and management (including critical care) of ischemic stroke patients (85% of /5(3). Guidelines for the prevention of stroke in patients with stroke or transient ischemic attack.

Stroke, ; – Furlan A, Higashida R, Wechsler L et al. secondary prevention of stroke includes strategies used to reduce the risk of stroke recurrence among patients who had previously presented with a stroke or TIA. Management strategies, which should be suspected TIA or ischemic stroke and those experiencing atypical sensory symptoms.

The risk of developing stroke was analyzed depending on these 5 health factors. When two, three, four or five of these factors were present, a 33%, 40%, 50% or 70% lower risk for ischemic stroke was found while for ischemic stroke the risks were 37%, 51%, 51% and 60%.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: 1. The burden of stroke: a need for prevention / Corrado Argentino and Massimiliano Prencipe Major risk factors and protective factors: how to improve primary prevention of cerebrovascular disease / Amanda G.

Thrift, Amanda K. Gilligan and Geoffrey A. Donnan PSAP Book 1 • Critical and Urgent Care 7 Acute Ischemic Stroke Acute Ischemic Stroke By Steven H. Nakajima, Pharm.D., BCCCP; and Katleen Wyatt Chester, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCGP INTRODUCTION Stroke is the leading cause of serious long-term disability and theFile Size: KB.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm. Contents: 1. Prevention and Treatment of Ischemic Stroke: A Practical Perspective / Scott E. Kasner and Philip B. Gorelick Primary Prevention of Stroke by Modification of Selected Risk Factors / Michael A.

Sloan Etiologies and Mechanisms of Ischemia / Enrique C. Leira. Risk of stroke and cardiovascular events after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack in patients with type 2 diabetes or metabolic syndrome: secondary analysis of the Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) by: Treatment with 1 mg of estradiolβ daily was evaluated in postmenopausal women whose mean age who within the past 90 days had suffered a transient ischemic attack or ischemic : Robert Côté.

Browse book content. About the book. Search in this book. Search in this book Intraarterial Thrombolysis in Acute Ischemic Stroke. Anthony J. Furlan, Jitendra Sharma and Randall Higashida of action of commonly used drugs, neuronal angiogenesis and stem cells, basic mechanisms of spasm and hemorrhage, prevention of stroke, genetics.

for acute ischemic stroke, carotid endarterectomy versus medical therapy, and antithrombotic agents for secondary stroke prevention. More recently, the treatment of aneu-rysms by neurosurgical clipping versus endovascular coil-ing, and neurosurgery for intracerebral hemorrhage and the malignant middle cerebral artery stroke syndrome haveFile Size: 4MB.

The purpose of this chapter is to review the epidemiology and risk factors of ischemic stroke, with implications on the prevention of this emerging chronic diseasein Vietnam. Discover the world's.

Treating Hemorrhagic Stroke. If the stroke is hemorrhagic, the goal is to limit any additional bleeding. Doctors may give medicine and sometimes do special surgeries or other procedures to try to prevent additional brain tissue damage.

Treating Ischemic Stroke. In ischemic stroke, the goal is to encourage blood to reach more brain tissue. The authors assess the state of our current knowledge of successful stroke prevention measures while pointing out areas where there is a need to develop new and better prevention techniques.

With a fund of bibliographic references and comprehensive index, this is an essential clinical reference on the successful prevention of stroke.Acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is characterized by the sudden loss of blood circulation to an area of the brain, typically in a vascular territory, resulting in a corresponding loss of neurologic function.

Also previously called cerebrovascular accident (CVA) or stroke syndrome, stroke is a nonspecific state of brain injury with neuronal dysfunc. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States and is a major cause of serious disability for adults.

1,2 Aboutpeople in the United States have a stroke each year. 2 Get more quick facts about stroke. Stroke is preventable. You may be able to prevent stroke or lower your chances of having a stroke. Stroke is treatable.