We report a case of a young female with cervicalgia and headache with fatal posterior circulation cerebrovascular accident
The Nervous System section, for example, covers altered levels of consciousness and increased intracranial pressure, seizures and infections, trauma, cerebrovascular accidents
, and degenerative disorders.
The analysis of this study's data calculated that 12 cerebrovascular accidents
were avoided in the patient group that had INVOS-prompted interventions to maintain adequate brain oxygen levels.
(CVAs) are well-known adverse events associated with CABG surgery, occurring in about 3% of all cases, Dr.
Based upon successful trials of intravenous GP IIb-IIIa inhibitors in the prevention of myocardial infarction (heart attack) and death in patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes, physicians and researchers have proposed that oral GP IIb-IIIa inhibitor agents could help prevent catastrophic ischemic events when administered chronically to patients with a history of acute coronary syndromes or cerebrovascular accidents
In a safety alert, the FDA cited evidence of increased risk of cerebrovascular accidents
, myocardial infarctions, transient ischemic attacks, and angina related to the use of the drug.
patients with recent cerebrovascular accidents
have recurrent strokes annually.
NeuroCare, Rehab Without Walls is a company that provides case managed rehabilitation to men, women and children with traumatic brain injuries, cerebrovascular accidents
(CVAs), Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, brain tumors, spinal cord injury and other neurological disorders.
At 3 years, the combined rate of freedom from death, cerebrovascular accidents
, or acute MI was 88% in the stent group and 89% in the CABG group, a nonsignificant difference.
healthcare usage and trends, show Los Angeles County healthcare facilities will treat 13 times as many stroke victims as those in Denver County -- 4,108 cases of cerebrovascular accidents
, or strokes, in Los Angeles County compared to 308 in Denver.
At 2-year follow-up, there were 16 cardiovascular events in the exercise-training group: seven percutaneous interventions, three hospitalizations, two acute MIs, two cerebrovascular accidents
, one coronary artery bypass graft operation, and one death.