Stroke: It's Not Just for Grown-Ups

Birenbaum, Dale S.; Hernandez, Dennis A.; Steinwachs, Kevin
November 2012
Emergency Medicine Reports;11/19/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 25, p293
The article offers information on Pediatric strokes as one of the top health problem among children. It mentions that hemorrhagic stroke (HS) includes nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage and can be identified with the intracranial compartment containing the hemorrhage. It mentions of several factors that trigger these strokes including sickle cell disease (SCD) and prothrombotic disorders. INSET: Executive Summary.


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