Stroke Rehabilitation Unit Orientation Southwestern Introduction Stroke Rehabilitation Unit Orientation Introduction, Table of Contents, and Acknowledgements Nursing Interprofessional Learning Competencies Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes UpToDate INTRODUCTION Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes RCVS are a group of conditions that show reversible multifocal narrowing of the cerebral arteries with clinical manifestations that typically include thunderclap headache and less commonly focal neurologic deficits related to brain edema, stroke, or seizure The clinical outcome is usually benign, although major strokes can Clinical Trials Registry Internet Stroke Center This project is supported in part by the NIH Specialized Programs of Translational Research in Acute Stroke SPOTRIAS Network, and NINDS grant PNS to Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine and UT Southwestern Medical Center. Ischemic Stroke Practice Essentials, Background, Anatomy Ischemic stroke see the image below is characterized by the sudden loss of blood circulation to an area of the brain, resulting in a corresponding loss of neurologic function. Foreign accent syndrome Wikipedia Foreign accent syndrome is a rare medical condition in which patients develop speech patterns that are perceived as a foreign accent that is different from their native accent, without having acquired it in the perceived accent s place of origin. Foreign accent syndrome usually results from a stroke, but can also develop from head trauma, migraines or developmental problems. Ischemic Stroke Clinical Presentation History, Physical Stroke should be considered in any patient presenting with an acute neurologic deficit focal or global or altered level of consciousness No historical feature distinguishes ischemic from hemorrhagic stroke, although nausea, vomiting, headache, and a sudden change in the patient s level of consciousness are common in hemorrhagic strokes. Platelet Oriented Inhibition in New TIA and Minor Ischemic A transient ischemic attack TIA is a transient episode of neurological dysfunction caused by focal brain, spinal cord, or retinal ischemia, without acute infarction An ischemic stroke is a cerebral infarction In POINT, eligibility is limited to brain TIAs and to minor ischemic strokes with an Stroke CEU Online Continuing Education Course A stroke also called a cerebrovascular accident CVA or a brain attack is a reduction or an interruption of the flow of blood through an artery to one or areas of the brain within the territory supplied by that artery The end result is varying degrees of neurological and or cognitive malfunction lasting longer than hours A very severe stroke can cause sudden death. Parkinson Plus Syndromes Medscape Clues to Diagnosis Several primary neurodegenerative disorders share parkinsonian features, such as bradykinesia, rigidity, tremor, and gait disturbances. Ticagrelor versus Clopidogrel in Patients with Acute In patients who have acute coronary syndromes with or without ST segment elevation, current clinical practice guidelines recommend dual antiplatelet treatment with aspirin and clopidogrel The...
|Title||:||Stroke Syndromes South Asia Edition|
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