Evidence-Based Publications on Acute Stroke
Patient Dissatisfaction With Acute Stroke Care. Published November 2009.
Emergency Treatment Of Acute Ischemic Stroke: Expanding The Time Window. Published October 2009.
Endovascular Treatment With Angioplasty Or Stenting Versus Endarterectomy In Patients With Carotid Artery Stenosis In The Carotid And Vertebral Artery Transluminal Angioplasty Study (CAVATAS): Long-Term Follow-Up Of A Randomised Trial. Published October 2009.
Categorizing Stroke Prognosis Using Different Stroke Scales. Published August 2009.
Stroke Severity, Its Correlates and Impact on Thrombolysis in a Population-Based Study. Published August 2009.
Perfusion Differences on SPECT and PWI in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke. Published July 2009.
Telestroke 10 Years Later - 'Telestroke 2.0'. Published July 2009.
The Cost of Pediatric Stroke Acute Care in the United States.Published July 2009.
Blood Pressure Management in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Published July 2009.
Prehospital Transport Time Intervals for Acute Stroke Patients.Published June 2009.
Acute Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack Management – Time to Act Fast. Published June 2009.
Number Needed to Treat to Benefit and to Harm for Intravenous Tissue Plasminogen Activator Therapy in the 3- to 4.5-Hour Window. Joint Outcome Table Analysis of the ECASS 3 Trial. Published June 2009.
Use of the Triage Stroke Panel in a Neurologic Emergency Service. Published June 2009.
Clinical Application of Therapeutic Hypothermia in Stroke. Published June 2009.
Experts Recommend Expansion of Stroke Treatment Window for Some Patients. Published June 2009.
Definition and Evaluation of Transient Ischemic Attack. A Scientific Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Stroke Council; Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia; Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention; Council on Cardiovascular Nursing; and the Interdisciplinary Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease. Published May 2009.
Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke: Intravenous and Endovascular Therapies. Published April 2009.
Transient Ischemic Attack Patients with Fluctuations Are at Highest Risk for Early Stroke. Published April 2009.
Dispatcher Recognition of Stroke Using the National Academy Medical Priority Dispatch System. Published April 2009.
Stroke in the Very Elderly: Hospital Care, Case Fatality and Disposition. Published April 2009.
Thrombolysis in Young Adults With Ischemic Stroke. Published April 2009.
The Concept of Ischemic Penumbra in Acute Stroke and Therapeutic Opportunities. Published April 2009.
Treatment of Hypertension in Acute Ischemic Stroke. Published March 2009.
Endovascular Approaches to Acute Stroke. Published March 2009.
Endovascular Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke. Published March 2009.
Resident-Based Acute Stroke Protocol Is Expeditious and Safe. Published January 2009.
Arterial Vasospasm During Mechanical Thrombectomy for Acute Stroke. Published January 2009.
Thrombolysis with Alteplase 3 to 4.5 Hours after Acute Ischemic Stroke. Published September 2008.
The Brain Attack Coalition has published guidelines for the development of primary (2000) and comprehensive (2005) stroke centers.
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