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  • 61 b/w illus. 48 tables
  • Page extent: 346 pages
  • Size: 228 x 152 mm
  • Weight: 0.574 kg

Library of Congress

  • Dewey number: 616.8/1
  • Dewey version: 22
  • LC Classification: RC388.5 .S85226 2007
  • LC Subject headings:
    • Cerebrovascular disease--Handbooks, manuals, etc
    • Cerebrovascular Accident--Handbooks

Library of Congress Record

Paperback

 (ISBN-13: 9780521671606)

The Stroke Book Cambridge University Press
9780521671606 - THE STROKE BOOK - by Michel T. Torbey and Magdy H. Selim
Table of Contents



Contents



List of contributorspage vii
Forewordxiii
Introductionxv
SECTION I: ASSESSMENT OF STROKE PATIENTS
1Emergency medical services (EMS): first line of defense against stroke
Denise Lemke and Michel T. Torbey
3
2Initial assessment of patients with stroke-like symptoms
Rafael H. Llinas
11
3Clinical stroke syndromes and localization
Sean I. Savitz
34
SECTION II: THE HUNT FOR A STROKE ETIOLOGY
4Ischemic stroke
Thomas J. Wolfe and Osama O. Zaidat
49
5Hemorrhagic stroke
Angelos Katramados and Panayiotis Varelas
60
6Other causes of stroke
Andrew W. Tarulli
71
SECTION III: ACUTE STROKE IMAGING
7Computed tomography in acute stroke
Sanjay K. Shetty and Michael H. Lev
95
8Magnetic resonance imaging in acute stroke
Magdy H. Selim
115
9Neurosonology in acute stroke
Vijay Sharma, Annabelle Lao, and Andrei V. Alexandrov
128
SECTION IV: MANAGEMENT OF STROKE PATIENTS
10Ischemic stroke in the first 24 hr
Magdy H. Selim
157
11Ischemic stroke beyond the first 24 hr
Eric Bershad and Jose I. Suarez
167
12Intracerebral hemorrhage
Katja Elfriede Wartenberg and Stephan A. Mayer
188
13Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Katja Elfriede Wartenberg and Stephan A. Mayer
207
14Dural and cerebral sinus thrombosis
James S. Castle and Romergryko G. Geocadin
224
SECTION V: STROKE IN CONSULTATION
15Perioperative stroke
Viktor Szeder, Magdy H. Selim, and Michel T. Torbey
239
16Stroke on OB/Gyn wards
Ann K. Helms
250
17Stroke on pediatric wards
Marta Lopez Vicente, Santiago Ortega-Gutierrez, and Michel T. Torbey
265
SECTION VI: PREVENTION OF FIRST AND RECURRENT STROKE
18Antithrombotic therapies
Mark Alberts
279
19Surgical and endovascular therapies
Nazli Janjua, Ammar Alkawi, Jawad Kirmani, and Adnan Qureshi
290
20Stroke risk factors: impact and management
Laura Pedelty and Philip B. Gorelick
304
Index319



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