Long-Term Effects of Stroke by Julien Bogousslavsky

By Julien Bogousslavsky

Comparing the foremost options used to avoid stroke recurrence, resembling antiplatelet and anticoagulant treatments, this reference assesses the efficacy of pharmacological interventions, healing regimens, and caliber of deal with stroke patients-detecting possibility elements and strength mechanisms of stroke to avoid sensible incapacity and raise caliber of lifestyles, independence, and mental healthiness in post-stroke administration courses. Considers the advanced factor of fee vs. gain in post-stroke rehabilitation. Addressing universal dysfunctions that ensue after stroke, together with motor impairment, neurobehavioral alterations, cognitive loss, emotional problems, and dementia, long term results of Stroke discusses

  • the styles and epidemiology of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
  • the improvement of neurobiologically dependent healing recommendations
  • the attainable emergence of melancholy, nervousness, mania, and psychosis after stroke
  • pharmacological and cell-based modalities to augment stroke restoration delivering views from prime foreign specialists within the box, long term results of Stroke is a distinct and priceless advisor for scientific neurologists; cardiologists; cardiovascular experts; cardiac, cardiovascular, and vascular surgeons; neurosurgeons; fundamental care, family members perform, emergency room, and inner drugs physicians; physiologists; nurses, paramedical, and emergency clinical body of workers; and clinical tuition scholars in those disciplines.
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