Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

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ISBN: 978-1-58829-398-5 (Print) 978-1-59259-933-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Background and Basic Investigations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-27

      Mechanisms of Thrombolysis

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      Pages 29-42

      Pathology of Cervico-Cranial Artery Occlusion

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      Pages 43-62

      The Ischemic Penumbra and Neuronal Salvage

  3. Scientific Rationale and Clinical Trials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Pages 65-76

      Preclinical Testing of Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke

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      Pages 77-93

      Combination of Thrombolytic Therapy With Neuroprotectants

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      Pages 95-110

      Pilot and Preliminary Studies of Thrombolytic Therapy for Stroke

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      Pages 111-127

      Intravenous Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke

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      Pages 129-147

      Further Analysis of NINDS Study

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      Pages 149-158

      Community Experience With Intravenous Thrombolysis for Acute Stroke

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      Pages 159-184

      Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis in Acute Ischemic Stroke

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      Pages 185-200

      Combinations of Intravenous and Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis

  4. Using Thombolysis for Acute Stroke

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-201

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      Pages 203-209

      Thrombolysis in Vertebrobasilar Occlusive Disease

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      Pages 211-221

      Thrombolytic Therapy in Stroke Patients

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      Pages 223-234

      Stroke Thrombolysis

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      Pages 235-247

      How to Run a Code Stroke

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      Pages 249-278

      The Impact of Computed Tomography on Acute Stroke Treatment

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      Pages 279-297

      Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Select and Manage Patients for Treatment

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      Pages 299-309

      The rt-PA for Acute Stroke Protocol

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 311-370