acute stroke

acute stroke

A stage of a cerebrovascular accident (stroke), which begins with the onset of symptoms and lasts for a few hours thereafter.

acute stroke

Neurology A stage of stroke starting at the onset of Sx and last for a few hrs thereafter. See Stroke, Transient ischemic attack.
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After two recent Burns Supper events the club donated PS200 to the acute stroke unit at DGRI and PS50 to Clic Sergeant via Morrisons.
As well as the A&E, it will house acute medical and surgical assessment units, acute stroke and renal wards, an inpatients imaging department and support service facilities and restaurant.
Background: Knowledge on the risk factors of developing pneumonia, one of the top causes of mortality in acute stroke patients admitted to a tertiary government hospital, is lacking.
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of NIVR versus recreational activity (RA) for UL motor control therapy in acute stroke.
A collaborative study involving researchers from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Qatar University has developed an innovative information technology system (artificial intelligence) capable of predicting the future growth of damaged areas of the brain following an acute stroke.
SUMMARY--The aim of the study was to examine the prevalence of head injuries, acute stroke and brain tumors obtained from computed tomography (CT) scans in the emergency department (ED) during a one-year period.
The results of the first study showed that some acute stroke patients could benefit from neuroendovascular surgery 6 to 24 hours after a stroke.
Acute stroke is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality all over the globe.
If the proposals go ahead the acute stroke service at George Eliot Hospital would become a 20-bed rehabilitation service, meaning stroke patients would have to travel to Coventry for treatment.
Currently, most acute stroke care is provided in distinct care delivery settings (e.
Because, despite the current imaging-dominated climate for evaluation of suspected acute stroke, early diagnosis and treatment still require critical life-threatening decisions to be made without any objective input.
The hyperglycemic reaction following acute stroke may be attributed to several underlying mechanisms.

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