ischemic stroke

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ischemic stroke the most common kind of stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain (as from a clot blocking a blood vessel)
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Usage


In news:

Bret Michaels has been re-admitted to the hospital after suffering a "warning stroke," or Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), his reps told fans via Facebook today.
Penumbra Inc Launches the New MAX System Reperfusion Catheters for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients.
Ischemic strokes, the most common type of stroke, are caused by bloodclots.
The goal of prompt treatment following a stroke is to rescue the ischemic penumbra and to prevent the death of additional brain tissue.
Penumbra Inc Launches the New MAX System Reperfusion Catheters for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients.
Trevo Pro Retrieval System Offers New Clot Removal Technology for Ischemic Stroke.
New clot removal technology provides tool to treat acute ischemic stroke.
Ischemic stroke, when blood clots block the blood vessels to.
A recent Greek study of hospitalized transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients validated the ABCD scoring system, which was developed to identify patients at high risk of stroke following a TIA.
Atherosclerosis can lead to coronary heart disease, heart attack, peripheral arterial disease, stroke, and transient ischemic attack.
Bret Michaels has been re-admitted to the hospital after suffering a "warning stroke ," or Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), his reps told fans via Facebook today.
SETTLEMENT While insisting the deal was not an admission of liability, the company said it would set up two funds to settle claims of heart problems and ischemic stroke.
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In science:

Our re-analysis includes only strokes classified as ischemic.
Statistical adjustment for a measure of healthy lifestyle doesn't yield the truth about hormone therapy
Out of 550 ischemic stroke cases and 685 MI cases, we were able to obtain 349 stroke case/controls sets and 438 MI case/control sets for analysis, after exclusions described in the Analysis section.
Statistical adjustment for a measure of healthy lifestyle doesn't yield the truth about hormone therapy
Ischemic stroke disrupts the quality of patients’ life, extracts an enormous emotional and physical strain on caregivers, and cost society billions of dollars every year (Taylor et al. 1996).
Post-ischaemic treatment with the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor nimesulide reduces blood-brain barrier disruption and leukocyte infiltration following transient focal cerebral ischaemia in rats
Unlike the cerebral cortex, subcortical regions became necrotic within 6 h of reperfusion, and no appreciable increases in the lesion size over time were noticed in this model of ischemic stroke.
Post-ischaemic treatment with the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor nimesulide reduces blood-brain barrier disruption and leukocyte infiltration following transient focal cerebral ischaemia in rats
Alteplase Thrombolysis for Acute Noninterventional Therapy in Ischemic Stroke.
Post-ischaemic treatment with the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor nimesulide reduces blood-brain barrier disruption and leukocyte infiltration following transient focal cerebral ischaemia in rats
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