TITLE

Stroke: It's Not Just for Grown-Ups

AUTHOR(S)
Birenbaum, Dale S.; Hernandez, Dennis A.; Steinwachs, Kevin
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Emergency Medicine Reports;11/19/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 25, p293
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
83760478

 

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