Guidelines for management of ischaemic stroke and transient ischaemic attack 2008

Ringleb, Peter A. and Bousser, Marie-Germaine and Ford, Gary and Bath, Philip M.W. and Brainin, Michael and Caso, Valeria and Cervara, Álvaro and Chamorro, Angel and Walker, Marion F. (2008) Guidelines for management of ischaemic stroke and transient ischaemic attack 2008. Cerebrovascular Diseases, 25 (5). pp. 457-507. ISSN 1421-9786

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Abstract

This article represents the update of the European Stroke Initiative Recommendations for Stroke Management. These guidelines cover both ischaemic stroke and transient ischaemic attacks, which are now considered to be a single entity. The article covers referral and emergency management, Stroke Unit service, diagnostics, primary and secondary prevention, general stroke treatment, specific treatment including acute management, management of complications, and rehabilitation.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: 38 authors in total.
Keywords: Stroke prevention, Educational measures, Stroke Unit, Imaging, Acute treatment, Rehabilitation
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > School of Medicine > Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing
Identification Number: 10.1159/000131083
Depositing User: Walker, Professor Marion F
Date Deposited: 25 Oct 2016 10:19
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2017 17:14
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/37751

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