Cerebral Venous and Arterial Thrombosis in Pregnancy and Puerperium
- Cerebral Venous Thrombosis - A Case Series. Bab, Priya; Bincy, R.; Chandra, S. R. // Asian Journal of Nursing Education & Research;Oct-Dec2012, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p181
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- Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in polycythaemia. Thomson, D.; Vyas, P.; Hammersley, M. S. // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Mar2008, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p170
The article presents a case report of venous sinus thrombosis in a patient with polycythaemia. Accordingly, cerebral venous sinus thrombosis is a serious condition that should be suspected in patients with severe and unexplained headache, especially in the presence of prothrombotic risk factors....
- Deep venous thrombosis of the legs after strokes. Warlow, Charles; Ogston, D.; Douglas, A.S. // British Medical Journal;5/15/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6019, p1178
Focuses on the incidence of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) diagnosed with I-fibrinogen technique in patients after strokes. Effect of predisposing factors on the cause of venous thromboembolism; Association of increasing age to the higher incidence of venous thromboembolism; Implication of the...
- Neutrophil lymphocyte ratios in stroke subtypes and transient ischemic attack. GÖKHAN, S.; ÖZHASENEKLER, A.; DURGUN, H. MANSUR; AKIL, E.; ÜSTÜNDAG, M.; ORAK, M. // European Review for Medical & Pharmacological Sciences;Mar2013, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p653
OBJECTIVES: This investigation was conducted to test the value of Neutrophil Lymphocyte Ratio (NLR), which has been shown in some recent studies to be a prognostically important and an easy-to-measure inflammatory marker, in patients presenting to Emergency Service with stroke (ischemic and...
- Headache in cerebral venous thrombosis. Agostoni, E. // Neurological Sciences;Oct2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 25, ps206
In the past, cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) was considered a rare, devastating disease. The widespread use of angiography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) over the years has made early diagnosis of CVT possible and has completely changed the perception...
- Predictors of poor outcome in acute stroke included dependence before stroke, severe hemiparesis, and recurrent stroke. Langhorne, Peter // ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p114
Discusses research being done on the factors that predict death and disability in stroke patients. Reference to study by G.J. Hankey and colleagues, published in the April 2002 issue of the journal 'Stroke'; Information on the study population; Assessment of prognostic factors; Outcome measures.
- Stroke Of Genius. Kelly, Joyce // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2000, Vol. 74 Issue 12, p20
Details the efforts of the American Stroke Association to reduce stroke-related deaths. Centralization of services; Establishment of special stroke units; Distribution of the association's Acute Stroke Treatment Program kits.
- Projecting the number of patients with first ever strokes and patients newly handicapped by stroke in England and Wales. Malmgren, Roberta; Bamford, John; Warlow, Charles; Sandercock, Peter; Slattery, Jim // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/11/89, Vol. 298 Issue 6674, p656
Examines the increase of long term care for disabled survivors of stroke among the elderly in Great Britain. Statistics on stroke cases; Prevalence of stroke as cause of death; Underestimation on the project burden of stroke by standardized mortality ratios for cerebrovascular disease.
- Just Get Headache... Isolated Transverse Sinus Venous Thrombosis. Özhasenekler, Ayhan; Durgun, Hasan Mansur; Kaçmaz, Ömer; Tunç, İbrahim; Akıl, Eşref; Önder, Hakan // Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine Case Reports / Akademik A;2013, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p158
Cerebral venous thrombosis is a rare condition than arterial oclusive disease of brain. While sagittal and cavernous sinus thrombosis are frequently seen, transverse sinus thrombosis is rare. Clinically, headache is the most common and the initial symptom. The first diagnostic tool of cerebral...