Feasibility of Preventive Brain Protection in Patients at Excessive Risk of Stroke

  • Cesare Fieschi
  • N. Battistini
  • S. Passero
  • M. Rasura
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 115)


Medical therapy of acute focal cerebral ischemia in man has made no substantial progress thus far (1,6,13).


Cerebral Infarction Excessive Risk Carotid Stenosis Brain Protection Secondary Brain Damage 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cesare Fieschi
    • 1
  • N. Battistini
    • 2
  • S. Passero
    • 2
  • M. Rasura
    • 1
  1. 1.1st Department of NeurologyUniversity of RomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Neurology and PsychiatryUniversity of SienaItaly

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