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Cerebral Vascular Emergencies, Dynamic Lectures Series (Dynamic Lecture Series)

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


  • Accident & emergency medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Allied Health Services - Emergency Medical Services,
  • Medical / Allied Health Services / Emergency Medical Services

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Open LibraryOL9293642M
ISBN 100131991876
ISBN 109780131991873

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Acute neurological impairment with a vascular etiology, or “stroke,” is frequently encountered in the emergency department. Acute ischemic stroke accounts for 87% of all strokes, while the remaining 13% of acute strokes are hemorrhagic. Hemorrhagic strokes include intraparenchymal hemorrhage (IPH) and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). This chapter describes imaging findings, clinical features.   "Vascular emergencies are common in the practice of emergency medicine, and emergency care providers will no doubt encounter these entities on a day-to-day basis in the emergency department. Of all of the clinical entities in the house of medicine, vascular emergencies typically are the most time sensitive, and the patients with these conditions tend to be the sickest. Most vascular emergencies are due to either disruption of the blood vessel wall with bleeding (eg, from penetrating trauma) or to occlusion of the blood vessel lumen (eg, by an embolus or thrombus). The major consequences of these events are blood loss or acute distal ischemia. Vascular endothelium of the brain has a multitude of regulatory functions that impact vascular tone, inflammatory responses, oxidative stress, angiogenesis, and thrombosis and hemostasis. Brain capillary endothelium is the critical interface of the blood–brain barrier, with a wide range of specific functional and structural components.

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