Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Adrian J.; Caplan, Louis R.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
All the essentials needed to manage patients in the office, on the ward, and in the ICU
Provides a concise, authoritative, and practical guide to the detection, evaluation, and treatment of stroke. Primary and secondary prevention measures are also emphasized, forming the basis for a management strategy aimed at halting the progression of atherosclerosis, stabilizing rupture-prone plaques, preventing arterial thromboembolism, and improving prognosis.