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Association between blood pressure and acute phase stroke case fatality rate: a prospective cohort study
(Assoc Arquivos Neuro- Psiquiatria, 2018-07-01)
Objective: ed to investigate the association between blood pressure and acute phase stroke lethality in a Brazilian intensive care unit. Methods: This was an observational, prospective cohort study of hemorrhagic and ...
The Role of TCD in the Evaluation of Acute Stroke
BACKGROUND: The additional information that transcranial Doppler (TCD) can provide as part of a multimodal imaging stroke protocol in the setting of hyper acute strokes has not been evaluated. METHODS: Consecutive ...
Global aphasia as a predictor of mortality in the acute phase of a first stroke
(Assoc Arquivos Neuro- PsiquiatriaSao Paulo SpBrasil, 2011)
Thrombolysis for Acute ischemic Stroke with Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator in a Chilean Public Hospital
Background: The only accepted treatment for acute ischemic stroke is thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA). It was implemented in Chile in 1996, although its use was mainly restricted in Chile ...
Statistical analysis plan for the head position in stroke trial (HeadPoST): an international cluster cross over randomized trial
(Sage Publications, 2017)
Background: There is evidence to indicate that the lying flat head position increases cerebral blood flow and oxygenation in patients with acute ischemic stroke, but how these physiological effects translate into clinical ...
Statistical analysis plan of the head position in acute ischemic stroke trial pilot (HEADPOST pilot)
(Sage Publications, 2017)
Neuroactive Steroids in Acute Ischemic Stroke: Association with Cognitive, Functional, and Neurological Outcomes
(Georg Thieme Verlag Kg, 2017-01)
Despite several scientific and technological advances, there is no single neuroprotective treatment that can reverse the brain damage after acute ischemic stroke (AIS). Neuroactive steroids are cholesterol-derived hormones ...
Characterization of patients treated by rehabilitation service after establishing of an acute stroke unit in a Brazilian hospital
(Soc Physical Therapy Science, 2015-08-01)
[Purpose] The study aimed to characterize patients treated by rehabilitation section after establishment of an acute stroke unit. [Subjects and Methods] Medical consultation records of individuals with ischemic stroke were ...
Early and One-Year Stroke Case Fatality in Sao Paulo, Brazil: Applying the World Health Organization's Stroke STEPS
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BVAMSTERDAM, 2012)
Case fatality rate is considered a main determinant of stroke mortality trends. We applied the World Health Organization's Stroke STEPS to identify case fatality rates in a community hospital in Brazil. We evaluated all ...
Statistical analysis plan for the Head Position in Stroke Trial (HeadPoST): An international cluster cross-over randomized trial
(SAGE Publications Inc., 2017)
© 2017, © 2017 World Stroke Organization. Background: There is evidence to indicate that the lying flat head position increases cerebral blood flow and oxygenation in patients with acute ischemic stroke, but how these ...