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Title Stroke : practical management / C. Warlow ... [and others].

Published Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  616.81 STRO    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Physical description x, 995 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour), map ; 29 cm
Notes Previous ed.: 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Development of knowledge about cerebrovascular disease -- Is it a vascular event and where is the lesion? -- Which arterial territory is involved? -- What pathological type of stroke is it, cerebral ischaemeic of haemorrhage? -- What caused this transient or persisting ischaemic event? -- Unusual causes of ischaemic stroke and transient ischaemic attack -- What caused this intracerebral haemorrhage? -- What caused this subarachnoid haemorrhage? -- A practical approach to the management of stroke and transien ischaemic attack patients -- What are this person's problems? a problem-based approach to the general management of stroke -- Specific treatments for acute ischaemic stroke -- Specific treatment of intracerebral haemorrhage -- Specific treatment of aneurismal subarachonoid haemorrhage -- Specific interventions to prevent intracranial haemorrhage -- Preventing recurrent stroke and other serious vascular events -- The organization of stroke services -- Reducing the impact of stroke and improving the public health.
Other author Warlow, Charles, 1934-
Subject Cerebrovascular disease.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Treatment.
Other title Stroke : a practical guide to management.
Standard Number 2569383
ISBN 9781405127660 (hardback : alk. paper)
140512766X (hardback : alk. paper)