Ischemic


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is·che·mic

(is-kē'mik),
Relating to or affected by ischemia.

is·che·mic

(is-kē'mik)
Relating to or affected by ischemia.
Synonym(s): ischaemic.

Ischemic

An inadequate supply of blood to a part of the body, caused by partial or total blockage of an artery.
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The researchers identified 15,860 cases of ischemic stroke and 8,626 cases of MI; these cases were matched to 473,712 and 258,022 controls, respectively.
Under the company's prospective, multi-centric, randomized, double-blind, parallel, saline controlled phase II study in 40 patients with cerebral ischemic stroke, all patients received standard treatment and were assigned to either control or PMZ-1620 cohort and received saline or PMZ-1620 within 24 hours of onset of stroke.
Simonetto and her associates used Cox proportional hazards models to estimate hazard ratios of incident ischemic stroke after adjusting for age, sex, race, ethnicity, years of education, smoking, physical activity, alcohol consumption, diabetes, and hypertension.
Ischemic heart disease (IHD), also called coronary heart disease (CHD) or coronary artery disease (CAD), is defined as the state in which blood supply to the heart is decreased by the narrowing of heart (coronary) arteries whose supply the blood to the heart (cardiac) muscles4.
In the literature, recent studies have demonstrated the relationship between the NLR and ischemic stroke, with the data indicating that the NLR is markedly increased in patients with ischemic stroke, which can be used to predict the patient's prognosis.5,6 A physiological equilibrium exists between the oxidant and antioxidant mechanisms, and the disruption of this equilibrium is defined as oxidative stress.7
The new, prespecified analysis looked at outcomes on a week-by-week basis over the course of 90 days of treatment, and showed that during the first 21 days the rate of major ischemic events was 5.6% among patients on aspirin only and 3.6% among those on DAPT, a statistically significant 35% relative cut in these adverse outcomes by using DAPT, Jordan J.
Of these, 46,182 were hospitalized for acute MI and 80,466 for ischemic stroke.
Atrial fibrillation was found in 33 (20.2%) patients with acute ischemic stroke.
The patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) are also at an increased risk of recurrent and disabling/fatal lacunar infarcts, which makes them susceptible to ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes [6, 7].
The incidence rate of stroke was around 136-485 per 100,000 population.[1] Nondisabling cerebrovascular events consist of acute minor ischemic stroke (AMIS) and high-risk transient ischemic attack (TIA).
All patients who had been diagnosed with any type of stroke for the first time were included in the study (Transient Ischemic Attacks were not included).