Stroke: Clinical manifestations and pathogenesis

Stroke: Clinical manifestations and pathogenesis

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This volume provides a comprehensive guide to the manifestations and pathogenesis involved with stroke, including advancements in research and a newfound understanding of the biochemical background of this cerebrovascular disorder. This intensive handbook is meant to give clinicians a source reference that will enable them to gain a thorough knowledge and understanding of the clinical features and management of the many neurological manifestations of stroke disorder. In addition, practitioners, clinicians, and researchers will gain a better understanding of highly studied topics, including amongst others, the medical complications associated with stroke, chapters on anterior circulation and hemorrhagic stroke syndromes, stroke related psychiatric disorders, and other rare causes of stroke disorder. * A comprehensive source that thoroughly examines the neurological manifestations of stroke * A guide to highly studied topics, including stroke complications, syndromes, and stroke related psychiatric disorders * A better understanding of the pathophysiological basis of strokes that will help practitioners better diagnose, prevent, and improve patient carePosterior inferior cerebellar artery infarcts Ischemic strokes in the posterior cerebellar artery (PICA) territory occur most often due to an occlusion of the ostium of PICA that is related to an occlusion of the intracranial part of the correspondinganbsp;...

Title:Stroke: Clinical manifestations and pathogenesis
Publisher:Elsevier Health Sciences - 2009


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