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Prevention and treatment of ischemic stroke

Joseph P. Broderick

Prevention and treatment of ischemic stroke

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Published by American Academy of Family Physicians in Kansas City, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cerebrovascular disease -- Prevention.,
  • Cerebrovascular disease -- Epidemiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 21).

    StatementPrepared by Health Science Communications, Inc., in consultation with Joseph P. Broderick, Jamie D. Santilli.
    SeriesAn American family physician monograph ;, no. 3, 1998.
    ContributionsSantilli, Jamie D., American Academy of Family Physicians.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.C49 B76 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL83429M
    LC Control Number99189462


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The Stroke Book - edited by Michel T. Torbey July Antithrombotic and thrombolytic therapy for ischemic stroke: antithrombotic therapy and prevention of thrombosis, Patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation at low risk during treatment with aspirin.

Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III Study. 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 intraparenchymal and/or subarachnoid hemorrhage).

The decline in stroke incidence and mortality in the U.S. over the past 20 years is reaching a plateau, and the number of strokes may actually start to increase as the population ages. However, recent clinical trials have demonstrated that there are numerous opportunities to improve stroke prevention strategies and also opportunities to effectively intervene in and treat Cited by: 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 the fifth leading cause of death for Americans.

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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 specific to the underlying etiology, include risk factor modification, the use of antithrombotic or. He has published over journal articles, reviews, editorials, book chapters, abstracts, and other professional papers including two books.

He has served on numerous AHA/ASA committees and guideline writing groups including as Chair of the American Stroke Association Advisory Committee and the AHA Stroke Council Leadership Committee.

This book compiles the efforts of 41 contributing authors (many of whom are leaders in the field) to address most of the major issues in the prevention of stroke The evenhanded, objective, and evidence-based treatment of issues and the broad coverage of relevant topics make this book Cited by: 2.

Review of the textbook “Cerebrovascular Ultrasound in Stroke prevention and Treatment” Edited by Andrei V. Alexandrov. Assistant Professor of Neurology and Radiology, Director, STAT Neurosonology Service and Center for Non-invasive Brain Perfusion Studies Stroke Program, University of Texas-Houston Medical School Houston Texas.

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.

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%.

The role of physical activity in the prevention of stroke is of great interest due to the high mortality and significant impact of stroke-related morbidity on the individual and on healthcare.

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The main goal of ischemic stroke therapies is to remove the blockage in the brain. 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.

These advances in treatment have led to a paradigm shift in the way stroke victims are diagnosed and cared lists have seen the introduction of a range of new therapies for the management of ischemic stroke such as mechanical embolectomy and other catheter-delivered agents and devices; novel thrombolytic agents; drugs to limit hematoma.

Formerly, therapeutic nihilism reigned supreme, and most physicians believed that little could be done to prevent or treat stroke. Now stroke therapeutics has also changed dramatically, boosted substantially in with the approval of intravenous recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator to treat patients with acute ischemic : Louis R.

Caplan. 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.

Stroke can be either ischemic (87%) or hemorrhagic (13%) and the two types are treated differently. Transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) require urgent intervention to reduce the risk of stroke, which is known to be highest in the first few days after TIA.

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The present chapter will be devoted entirely to the pathology that is an acute ischemic stroke (AIS) and the treatment guidelines currently in use as well as novel science in this field. In an effort to appropriately describe the etiology of AIS it is first necessary to explain the different origins of the ischemia, namely: cardioembolic Cited by: 4.

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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Philadelphia: Butterworth-Heinemann, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Scott Eric Kasner; Philip B Gorelick. 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.

This topic will review the risk factors for stroke, with a focus on secondary prevention in patients who have a history of transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke, or are considered to have a high risk of ischemic stroke due to the presence of coronary heart disease or diabetes.

Risk factors for hemorrhagic stroke are reviewed elsewhere. Cerebrovascular diseases include some of the most common and devastating disorders: ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke. Stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide, causing million deaths inand is double the rate of heart disease in China.

Strokes cause ~, deaths each year in the United States and are a major cause of. The Canadian American Ticlopidine Study (CATS) compared ticlopidine ( mg twice a day) with placebo for prevention of stroke, MI, or vascular death in patients with ischemic stroke and found that ticlopidine was associated with a 23% relative reduction in risk of the composite outcome.

The Ticlopidine Aspirin Stroke Study (TASS Cited by: a. Preface to the Guidelines for the Primary and Secondary Prevention of Stroke Hypertension Transient Ischemic Attack.

Stroke is the 5th leading cause of death and the number one cause of serious, long-term disability in the United States, with about million stroke survivors alive today.

What causes a stroke. There are two types of stroke: hemorrhagic and ischemic. A hemorrhagic stroke occurs when brain arteries rupture. AHA method of class of evidence and level of certainty of the treatment effect used to update guidelines for secondary prevention of ischemic stroke.

Many changes included since statement. A stroke occurs when part of the brain loses its blood supply and stops working.

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Complications of Acute Stroke: A Concise Guide to Prevention, Recognition, and Management is the first book to focus exclusively on specific post-acute stroke complications that require timely and urgent attention.

This practical, evidence-based guide is written for clinicians who provide in-hospital care to stroke patients and covers the broad Price: $. Ischemic Stroke.

An ischemic stroke occurs when a blood vessel supplying blood to your brain becomes blocked or clogged. When blood flow is decreased, oxygen and necessary nutrients can’t get to your brain.

In fact, brain cells and tissues begin to die within minutes. There are two main types of ischemic strokes.Stroke is a leading cause of death and the major cause of long-term, physical, psychological and social disability in the elderly around the world.

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