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Management of Acute Stroke by Cardiologists

… Figures & Tables References Article Management of Acute Stroke by Cardiologists L Nelson Hopkins , Register or Login … in the US, nearly 800,000 patients experience an acute stroke. Stroke is the number one cause of adult disability in the US …

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Blood Pressure Lowering for the Prevention of Stroke Recurrence

… Article Blood Pressure Lowering for the Prevention of Stroke Recurrence Register or Login to View PDF Permissions Views: 226 Likes: 0 Abstract Stroke is the second most common cause of mortality … of cerebrovascular disease is a powerful predictor of stroke recurrence. In a meta-analysis of 10 trials of …

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Cerebrovascular Protection by New Antihypertensive Drugs - Focus on RAS Blocking Agents in Stroke Prevention

… Antihypertensive Drugs - Focus on RAS Blocking Agents in Stroke Prevention Massimo Volpe , Giuliano Tocci , Francesca … The World Health Organization (WHO) found that in 1990 stroke accounted for 4.3 million mortalities, the third most … worldwide. Projecting forward to 2020, the incidence of stroke-related death is expected to rise to 7.7 million per …

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AHA 2018: The Bridge Stroke trial

… Video AHA 2018: The Bridge Stroke trial Published: 29 Nov 2018 Views: 107 Likes: 0 Prof Julia Machline Carrion discusses The Bridge Stroke Trail at AHA 2018 - An international cluster … adherence to evidence based therapies for acute ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack patients. Filmed by …

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New Stroke Outcomes Data: The Role of Prolonged Cardiac Monitoring in Secondary Stroke Prevention

… 09 Oct 2019 18:00 BST Webinar New Stroke Outcomes Data: The Role of Prolonged Cardiac Monitoring in Secondary Stroke Prevention Views: 33 Likes: 0 Overview It is well-studied that the AF detection rate in cryptogenic stroke patients is up to 30%1. AF-patients have an increased …

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Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation - The Unmet Need and Morbidity Burden

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation - The Unmet Need and … with serious consequences of which death, sudden death, stroke, heart failure, pulmonary disease and hospitalisation are the most serious. Thromboembolic stroke occurs in about 5 % of AF patients each year, which is …

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Prevention of Thromboembolism in Atrial Fibrillation Patients

… complications. Antithrombotic therapy reduces the risk of stroke and other thromboembolic events, with the greatest … seen in individuals at the highest absolute risk of stroke. There is increasing recognition of the superiority of oral anticoagulation over antiplatelet therapy for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation. Nevertheless, oral …

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Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

… Citation Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables Article Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Freek WA Verheugt , … for reuse of this content. The yearly incidence of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) is … than in comparable populations in sinus rhythm (SR). The stroke risk largely depends on the underlying heart disease. …

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Classification of Cardiogenic Stroke - Overcoming the Challenges

… & Tables References Article Classification of Cardiogenic Stroke - Overcoming the Challenges Marc E Wolf , Michael G … Views: 1860 Likes: 0 Abstract Precise analysis of stroke subtypes is important for clinical treatment decisions … to adapted individual patient management. Cardiogenic stroke represents a major part with approximately one-third …

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Hypertension and Stroke: Update on Treatment

… Text Figures & Tables References Article Hypertension and Stroke: Update on Treatment Mauricio Wajngarten , Gisele … Permissions Views: 1570 Likes: 0 Downloads: 10 Abstract Stroke is the second most common cause of mortality worldwide … Hypertension is the most prevalent risk factor for stroke. Stroke causes and haemodynamic consequences are …

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