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Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke
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Stroke is a medical emergency that requires rapid diagnosis and treatment. The hallmark of stroke is the abrupt interruption of cerebral blood flow to a specific brain region, resulting in neurologic deficits. Fluctuation of functional deficits after stroke onset or a brief deficit known as transient ischemic attack (TIA) suggests tissue at risk for infarction that may be rescued by reestablishing perfusion. More than 750,000 strokes occur per year in the United States (one stroke every 40 seconds in the US population), and it is the fourth leading cause of death in the United States (one death every 4 minutes).  Source: The Washington Manual

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Neurosurgical focus 
While there are many techniques that attempt to diagnose cerebral vasospasm, digital subtraction angiography is the gold standard... results, clinicians should suspect PTV in young patients presenting with intracranial hemorrhage (ICH), especially SAH and/or intraventricular hemorrhage, who present with ... Keyword: ICH = intracranial hemorrhage... Keyword: SAH = subarachnoid hemorrhage... Keyword: traumatic intracranial hemorrhage.
Traumatic Brain Injuries (7), Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (5), Intracranial Hemorrhages (3), more mentions
Lancet (London, England) 
... of the carotid arteries (previous carotid artery revascularisation or asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis of at least 50%), or coronary artery disease with an ... The primary outcome was cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction or stroke; the primary peripheral artery disease outcome was major adverse limb ... reduced the composite endpoint of cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction, or stroke (126 [5%] of 2492 vs 174 [7%] of 2504; hazard ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Peripheral Arterial Disease (6), Myocardial Infarction (2), Intermittent Claudication (1), more mentions
JAMA neurology 
Leaving Tiny, Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms Untreated: Why Is It So Hard?.
Intracranial Aneurysm (2), more mentions
The New England journal of medicine 
... that is performed more than 6 hours after the onset of ischemic stroke is uncertain... The rate of symptomatic intracranial hemorrhage did not differ significantly between the two groups (6% in the thrombectomy ... Conclusions Among patients with acute stroke who had last been known to be well 6 to 24 hours ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Stroke (2), Intracranial Hemorrhages (1), Acute Stroke (1), more mentions
... time-matched conventional training (CT) in the subacute phase after stroke AbstractText: In this randomized, controlled, single-blind phase III multicenter ... participants with upper extremity motor impairment within 12 weeks after stroke were consecutively included at 5 rehabilitation institutions... at the 3-month follow-up AbstractText: Mean time from stroke onset for the VR group was 35 (SD 21) days ...
Paresis (2), more mentions
Abstract: Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and stroke are unanticipated major healthcare events that require emergent and expensive care. Given the potential financial implications of AMI and stroke among uninsured patients, we sought to evaluate rates of catastrophic healthcare expenditures (CHEs), defined as expenses beyond financial means, in a ... Keyword: stroke.
Myocardial Infarction (3), more mentions
The New England journal of medicine 
A New DAWN for Imaging-Based Selection in the Treatment of Acute Stroke..
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Acute Stroke (2), more mentions
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 
AF causes stroke or systemic embolism, leading to increased mortality... DOAC appeared to probably reduce the incidence of stroke and systemic embolism events (5 studies, 12,545 participants: RR ... that DOAC are as likely as warfarin to prevent all strokes and systemic embolic events without increasing risk of major bleeding ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (7), Kidney Disease (2)
Stroke (2), Atrial Fibrillation (2), Chronic Kidney Diseases (2), more mentions
Critical care (London, England) 
Abstract: Secondary injury is a major determinant of outcome in hypoxic ischemic brain injury (HIBI) after cardiac arrest and may be mitigated by optimizing cerebral oxygen delivery (CDO2... Keyword: Hypoxemic ischemic brain injury. Keyword: Mean arterial pressure. Keyword: Secondary injury.
Heart Arrest (3), Brain Injuries (3), Hyperemia (1), more mentions
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne 
AbstractText: We previously derived the Ottawa Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Rule to identify subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) in patients with acute headache ... We defined subarachnoid hemorrhage as detection of any of the following: subarachnoid blood visible ... of the Ottawa SAH Rule for detecting or ruling out subarachnoid hemorrhage AbstractText: Treating physicians enrolled 1153 of 1743 (66.2%) potentially eligible patients, including 67 with subarachnoid hemorrhage ...
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (12), Headache (3), Arteriovenous Malformations (1), more mentions
Journal of neurosurgery 
Abstract: OBJECTIVE Clinical vasospasm and delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI) are devastating complications of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH... Keyword: SAH = subarachnoid hemorrhage. Keyword: VP = ventriculoperitoneal. Keyword: aSAH = aneurysmal SAH. Keyword: aneurysm rupture. Keyword: aspirin. Keyword: clopidogrel. Keyword: coil. Keyword: mRS = modified Rankin Scale. Keyword: stent. Keyword: vascular disorders.
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (5), Cerebral Ischemia (3), Aneurysm (1), more mentions
Neurosurgical focus 
Abstract: Elevated intracranial pressure (ICP) is a well-recognized phenomenon in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) that has been demonstrated to lead to poor outcomes... Keyword: aSAH = aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage... Keyword: subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (4), Traumatic Brain Injuries (4), Intracranial Hypertension (2), more mentions
Annals of clinical and translational neurology 
... and neuroimaging biomarkers of corticospinal integrity obtained within days of stroke were combined to predict likely upper limb motor outcomes 3 months after stroke AbstractText: Data from 207 patients recruited within 3 days of stroke [103 females (50%), median age 72 (range 18-98) years ... limb motor evoked potentials elicited with transcranial magnetic stimulation; and stroke lesion load obtained from MRI or stroke severity assessed with the NIHSS score ...
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 
... interactive video gaming have emerged as recent treatment approaches in stroke rehabilitation with commercial gaming consoles in particular, being rapidly adopted ... of life, and adverse events AbstractText: We searched the Cochrane Stroke Group Trials Register (April 2017), CENTRAL, MEDLINE, Embase, and seven ... computer-generated environment in a naturalistic fashion") in adults after stroke.
Cardiovascular Diseases (5), more mentions
AbstractText: Endovascular recanalization treatment for acute ischemic stroke is a complex, time-sensitive intervention... in the literature and consists of a shared mobile interventional stroke team that travels to primary stroke centers to provide on-site interventional capability ... retrospective analysis on 86 consecutive eligible patients with acute ischemic stroke secondary to large vessel occlusion who received endovascular treatment at ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (8), more mentions
The Practitioner 
Abstract: Ischaemic stroke is rare in premenopausal women but risk increases with advancing ... years men have a 25% higher risk of suffering a stroke compared with women... Twice as many women die from stroke compare with breast cancer. Women with cerebrovascular disease are more likely to present with atypical symptoms than ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Endocrine Disorders (1), Oncology (1)
Hypertension (2), Pre-Eclampsia (2), Eclampsia (1), more mentions
AbstractText: Chinese patients largely experience acute ischemic stroke (AIS) because of large artery atherosclerosis rather than cardioembolism, and whether tirofiban is safe and effective in these patients treated with endovascular thrombectomy (ET) is unknown... Keyword: cerebral hemorrhage. Keyword: platelet aggregation. Keyword: thrombectomy. Keyword: tirofiban.
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Stroke (2), Cerebral Hemorrhage (2), Atherosclerosis (2), more mentions
Frontiers in physiology 
Abstract: Objective: To determine whether stroke survivors could maintain workloads during functional task practice that can ... Participants: Chronic hemiparetic stroke survivors (>6-months) who could provide consent and walk with ... Results: Ten (3-female) chronic (38 ± 33 months) stroke survivors (70% ischemic) with significant residual impairments (NIHSS: 3 ± 2 ... moderate levels of cardiometabolic stress can be maintained in chronic stroke survivors using impairment-focused functional movements that are not dependent ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), more mentions
... mechanical thrombectomy (MT) plus best medical treatment improves outcome in stroke patients with large-vessel occlusion in the anterior circulation... patients receiving direct MT for large-vessel occlusion anterior circulation stroke from 2 prospective registries (study period Essen: June 2012 to ... in outcome in patients with large-vessel occlusion anterior circulation stroke treated with direct MT compared with those treated with bridging ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (5)
Stroke (4), Coronary Disease (1), Cerebral Hemorrhage (1), more mentions
Menopause (New York, N.Y.) 
... the study was to evaluate the risk of cardiac and stroke deaths in women who discontinue postmenopausal hormone therapy (HT) AbstractText ... risk of death due to cardiac (n = 5,204) and cerebrovascular (n = 3,434) causes in Finnish women who discontinued systemic ... Women diagnosed with cardiac or cerebrovascular events within 1 year before discontinuation of HT were excluded ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (5), more mentions
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