cerebrovascular accident

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Synonyms for cerebrovascular accident

a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain

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These arterial variations have a major role in management of cerebrovascular accident and planning the surgery.
Being this the scenario prevalent in the Indian population, there finds the relevance of this study aimed to find whether any relation exists between the duration of hypertension, diabetes mellitus and the onset of cerebrovascular accident in our community.
Cerebrovascular accidents are most often associated with focal neurologic deficits, which can be ischemic or hemorrhagic.
The type of cerebrovascular accident (CVA) was ischemic in 88.
During the event, a number of awareness publications on heart, cerebrovascular accident (CVA) and health policies that alleviate heart problems, including quitting smoking, healthy food and physical exercise for at least 30 minutes per day will be distributed to the public, according to Oman News Agency (ONA).
During the event, a number of awareness publications on heart, cerebrovascular accident (CVA) and health policies that alleviate the heart problems, such as quitting smoking, eating healthy food and exercising for at least 30 minutes will be distributed onto the public.
The retrospective analysis included data collection from the patients' history regarding cardiovascular morbidity (myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular accident, coronary artery disease, heart arrhythmia, hypertension, left ventricular hypertrophy, peripheral artery disease).
Data regarding gender, age, BMI, the presence of diabetes, hypertension and/or kidney injury, death from cerebrovascular accident, and smoking were collected.
Both instructors and practitioners, Mancinelli and Klein help speech-language pathology clinicians integrate theory and research into their practice by presenting 14 case studies using a model--the Acquired Language Disorders Target Model--that depicts an individual's language and cognition following a cerebrovascular accident or other neurological event.
We are aware that hyperlipidemia is strongly associated with the development of coronary artery disease, cerebrovascular accident and peripheral vascular disease.
Any period of active duty for training during which a person is disabled or dies from a disease or injury incurred or aggravated in the line of duty or an acute myocardial infarction, a cardiac arrest, or a cerebrovascular accident while proceeding directly to or returning directly from a period of active duty for training
The hospital unit cares for palliative care residents and residents who have had a cerebrovascular accident, and someone on a PEG feed.
The possible etiologic association between cerebrovascular accident and gastrointestinal dysmotility has recently been described in the Japanese literature.