Neurology

Download e-book for iPad: Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke: Diagnosis, by Sarah T. Pendlebury

By Sarah T. Pendlebury

ISBN-10: 0511534280

ISBN-13: 9780511534287

ISBN-10: 0521735122

ISBN-13: 9780521735124

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.

Show description

Read Online or Download Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke: Diagnosis, Investigation and Management PDF

Similar neurology books

New PDF release: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis offers the main accomplished, clinically-focused info on ALS (Lou Gehrig's sickness) in print. the 3 authors, widely recognized for his or her paintings during this quarter, offer cohesive and balanced insurance of this syndrome, together with the historical past, scientific gains, pathology and pathogenesis, therapy and administration of ALS.

Dependability in Medicine and Neurology: Using Engineering by Nikhil Balakrishnan PDF

This ground-breaking identify offers an interdisciplinary creation to the topic of Dependability and the way it applies in medication regularly and in neurology specifically. Dependability is the time period utilized in engineering and to a carrier that's secure, trustworthy and reliable. liable platforms use a number of tips on how to carry right provider within the face of uncertainty because of deceptive, inaccurate info, and system defects.

Additional resources for Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke: Diagnosis, Investigation and Management

Example text

Clinical spectrum of CADASIL: a study of 7 families. Lancet 346:934–939 Chabriat H, Levy C, Taillia H, et al. (1998). Patterns of MRI lesions in CADASIL. Neurology 51:452–457 Dichgans M (2007). Genetics of ischaemic stroke. Lancet Neurology 6:149–161 Dichgans M, Markus HS (2005). Genetic association studies in stroke: methodological issues and proposed standard criteria. Stroke 36:2027–2031 Dichgans M, Mayer M, Müller-Myhsok B et al. (1996). Identification of a key recombinant narrows the CADASIL gene region to 8 cM and argues against allelism of CADASIL and familial hemiplegic migraine.

1999). Chlamydia pneumoniae but not cytomegalovirus antibodies are associated with future risk of stroke and cardiovascular disease: a prospective study in middle-aged to elderly men with treated hypertension. Stroke 30:299–305 Farquhar CM, Marjoribanks J, Lethaby A et al. (2005). Long term hormone therapy for perimenopausal and postmenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 3:CD004143 Chapter 2: Risk factors Feigin VL, Wiebers DO, Nikitin YP et al. (1998). Risk factors for ischemic stroke in a Russian community: a population-based case–control study.

European Collaborators of the World Health Organization Collaborative Study of Cardiovascular Disease and Steroid Hormone Contraception. Duration, frequency, recency, and type of migraine and the risk of ischemic stroke in women of childbearing age. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 73:747–750 Dusitanond P, Eikelboom JW, Hankey GJ et al. (2005). Homocysteine-lowering treatment with folic acid, cobalamin and pyridoxine does not reduce blood markers of inflammation, endothelial dysfunction or hypercoagulability in patients with previous transient ischemic attack or stroke: a randomized substudy of the VITATOPS trial.

Download PDF sample

Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke: Diagnosis, Investigation and Management by Sarah T. Pendlebury


by Joseph
4.3

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 21 votes