Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Michel A. Beaudry
  • Vladimir C. Hachinski
Part of the Foundations of Neurology book series (FONY, volume 1)


The incidence of stroke deaths has declined over the past 20 years [1]. It has been argued that neurologists contributed little to this decline [2], and that modification of risk factors such as hypertension [3, 4] and other unknown factors offer a more credible explanation [5].


Stroke Patient Acute Stroke Transient Ischemic Attack Carotid Endarterectomy Stroke Unit 
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  • Vladimir C. Hachinski

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