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By Sarah T. Pendlebury

ISBN-10: 0511534280

ISBN-13: 9780511534287

ISBN-10: 0521735122

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Actual analysis, acceptable research, trustworthy chance stratification, and pressing remedy are crucial after TIA and minor stroke and will lessen the chance of stroke recurrence by means of as much as 80%. This ebook reports fresh advancements in every one of those parts. to mirror the truth that TIAs and minor strokes are easily one finish of the scientific spectrum of cerebrovascular ailment, the booklet additionally covers the administration of significant stroke, and long term results - equivalent to cognitive impairment - that may complicate every kind of cerebrovascular occasions. The ebook is hence a entire primer in stroke drugs. Written by way of a number one group of researchers within the box, this ebook might be of curiosity to neurologists, stroke physicians, and all others with an curiosity in stroke.

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