By John W. Norris, Vladimir C. Hachinski
Prevention of Stroke sums up and significantly analyzes our current wisdom and figuring out of all significant facets of stroke prophylaxis, scientific and surgical. The publication is meant for not just neurologists and neurosurgeons at once concerned with stroke sufferers, but additionally vascular surgeons, internists, kinfolk physicians, and future health planners. themes explored comprise the mobile foundation of atherosclerosis; stroke possibility elements; head and neck bruits in stroke prevention; the current prestige of anticoagulant prophylaxis; high blood pressure and stroke prevention; and prevention of cardioembolic stroke, in addition to the efficacy of aspirin and of ticlopidine in stroke prevention. Surgical prophylaxis is tested via discussions of carotid endarterectomy, prevention of stroke from cerebral vascular malformations, prevention of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, balloon transluminal angioplasty of the carotid artery within the head and neck, and prevention of recurrent stroke.
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Prevention of Stroke by John W. Norris, Vladimir C. Hachinski