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BASc

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Bachelor of Applied Science.

Clinical trials
Blood pressure in Acute Stroke Collaboration. A Cochrane Review of vasoactive drugs used to manage acute stroke, which pooled 32 trials with 5368 trial participants.

Conclusion
There is insufficient evidence to evaluate the effect of altered blood pressure (BP) on outcome after acute stroke. Calcium channel blockers (CCBs), beta blockers, and probably ACE-inhibitors, prostacyclin and nitric oxide, all reduce BP during an acute stroke; magnesium, naftidrofuryl, piracetam had little or no effect on BP.

BASC

Blood pressure in Acute Stroke Collaboration. A Cochrane Review of studies of vasoactive drugs used to treat acute stroke, which reviewed 32 trials with 5368 trial subjects.
 
Conclusion
There is currently not enough evidence to evaluate the effect of altering blood pressure on a patient’s outcome after an acute stroke.
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Ross Ewing, Political and Press Officer (Scotland), BASC
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The technical information presented in the BASC Manual for the Self-Report Profile (SRP) indicates that coefficient alpha reliability estimates range from .54 for females ages 15-18 on the Self-Reliance Scale to .95 for females ages 8-11 on the Clinical Maladjustment Composite and males 1518 on the Emotional Symptoms Index Composite.
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"The BASC offers advice and support to all who enjoy a day out with dog and gun, be they individual or syndicate members.
The BASC said they knew it was the anniversary - but didn't think it would cause offence.
BASC, Countryside Alliance and the NGO wrote an open letter to Mr Gove calling on him to investigate.