Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Ischemic Stroke


Edited by Bernhard Schaller

Mediterranean University, Montenegro

This book covers all aspects and the most vibrant topics of ischemic stroke research: from basic sciences to latest methods of clinical applications. The authors give an overview of what has importance today in stroke research and also strike future ideas. The diversity of origin of the internationally known authors underlines not only that ischemic stroke research is nowadays global but also that this diversity gives new and valuable inputs to treat our patients.

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Ischemic StrokeUpdatesEdited by Bernhard Schaller

Published: October 19th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/59738

ISBN: 978-953-51-2713-0

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2712-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7318-2

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

16943 Total Chapter Downloads

15 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

18 Dimensions Citations


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1. Ischemic Postconditioning after Stroke: Another Concept for the Trigeminocardiac Reflex?

By Nora Sandu and Bernhard Schaller


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2. Excitotoxicity and Oxidative Stress in Acute Stroke

By Ramon Rama and Julio César García


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3. Cerebral Ischemia Induces Neuronal Vulnerability and Astrocytic Dysfunction in Stroke-Prone Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats

By Kazuo Yamagata


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4. Importance of the Arterial Blood Supply to the Rabbit and Guinea Pig Spinal Cord in Experimental Ischemia

By David Mazensky and Slavka Flesarova


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5. Forebrain Ischemic Stroke and the Phenomenon of Ischemic Tolerance: Is Homocysteine Foe or Friend?

By Ján Lehotský, Maria Kovalská, Barbara Tothová, Anna Beňová, Dagmar Kalenská and Peter Kaplán


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6. Immune System Involvement in the Degeneration, Neuroprotection, and Restoration after Stroke

By Yolanda Cruz, Karla A Cantú-Saldaña and Antonio Ibarra


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7. Cerebrovascular Anatomy, Neuropathology, Clinics of Stroke: Endovascular Treatment, Decompressive Craniectomy

By Erion Musabelliu, Masahiro Oomura and Yoko Kato


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8. Cryptogenic Stroke

By Rubens J. Gagliardi and Vivian D.B. Gagliardi


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9. Updates in Mechanical Thrombectomy

By Robert C. Rennert, Arvin R. Wali, Christine Carico, Jeffrey Scott Pannell and Alexander A. Khalessi


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10. Large Artery Occlusive Disease

By John W. Cole and Christopher A. Stack


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11. Complementary Therapy with Traditional Chinese Medicine for Ischemic Stroke

By Po-Yu Huang, Yu-Chiang Hung and Wen-Long Hu


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