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Ischemic Stroke of Brain

Edited by Pratap Sanchetee

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Medical Reseach

The stroke is the third leading cause of death and disability across the globe. We have evolved from a sense of frustration and helplessness to proactive and effective management in the hyperacute and acute phase of a stroke. The aim is to salvage the ischemic brain and turn it again into a viable and functional one. Advances in imaging and newer therapeutic strategies of this devastating illness have changed our outlook. The modern management of an ischemic stroke involves intravenous thrombolysis within a window period of four and half hours. Endovascular management with newer stent retrievers has a higher rate of recanalization with an extended therapeutic window. A new era has emerged in the management of ischemic stroke treatment. This book, written by experts, aims to improve the understanding of stroke medicine for postgraduate medical students in medicine and neurology who have an interest in stroke care.

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Ischemic Stroke of BrainEdited by Pratap Sanchetee

Published: October 10th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.72965

ISBN: 978-1-78984-220-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-219-7

Copyright year: 2018

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534 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Migraine and Risk Factors of Vascular Diseases

By Marta Kowalska, Katarzyna Wize, Iga Wieczorek, Wojciech Kozubski and Jolanta Dorszewska

84

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2. Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: A Clinical Overview

By Christopher A. Stack and John W. Cole

121

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3. Cerebral Vein and Dural Sinus Thrombosis

By Dragoș Cătălin Jianu, Silviana Nina Jianu, Georgiana Munteanu, Flavius Traian Dan and Claudia Bârsan

117

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4. Intravenous Thrombolysis for Acute Ischemic Stroke in a High Complex Regional Hospital

By Álvaro Soto Venegas

87

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5. Complementary Therapy with Traditional Chinese Medicine for Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy

By Chun-Ting Lee, Yu-Chiang Hung and Wen-Long Hu

125

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