Handbook of Stroke: A Guide to the Clinical Experience
1 Jan 2006
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
David O. Wiebers
Thoroughly updated to reflect the best current practices in stroke medicine, "Handbook of Stroke, Second Edition" is a user-friendly one-stop guide to the clinical management of patients with cerebrovascular disorders - from clinical and laboratory assessment, differential diagnosis, and initial management, to medical and surgical treatment, prognosis, rehabilitation, and stroke prevention. The book is written by leaders in stroke medicine and delivers concise, practice-oriented overviews and practical recommendations to guide decision-making. This edition includes cutting-edge information on acute stroke treatment, cerebrovascular disease genetics, primary stroke prevention, management of unruptured intracranial aneurysms, and the newest therapies for various stroke-related symptoms and disorders.