Stroke Essentials

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC, 2003 - Medical - 149 pages
Stroke Essentials Provides A Concise, Authoritative, And Practical Guide To The Detection, Evaluation, And Treatment Of Stroke. Primary And Secondary Prevention Measures Are Also Emphasized, Forming The Basis For A Management Strategy Aimed At Halting The Progression Of Atherosclerosis, Stabalizing Rupture-Prone Plaques, Preventing Arterial Thromboembolism, And Improving Prognosis.The World's Leading Experts Provide all the 'Essentials' Needed to Manage Patients in the Office, On the Ward, and in the Intensive Care Unit! Stroke Essentials provides a concise, authoritative, and practical guide To The detection, evaluation, and treatment of stroke. Primary and secondary prevention measures are also emphasized, forming the basis for a management strategy aimed at halting the progressioná of atherosclerosis, stabalizing rupture-prone.

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Contents

Thrombolytic Therapy for Ischemic
25
StrokeRelated Complications
40
Stroke Pitfalls
46
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About the author (2003)

Louis R. Caplan is Senior Neurologist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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