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European Stroke Organization guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of cerebral venous thrombosis – endorsed by the European Academy of Neurology
Current guidelines on cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) diagnosis and management were issued by the European Federation of Neurological Societies in 2010. We aimed to update the previous EuropeanExpand
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Cerebral Venous and Sinus Thrombosis in Women
Background and Purpose— Little is known about the gender-specific manifestations of cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis, a disease that is much more common in women than men. Methods— We used dataExpand
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Clinical characteristics and outcome of brain abscess
Objective: To define clinical characteristics, causative organisms, and outcome, and evaluate trends in epidemiology and outcome of brain abscesses over the past 60 years. Methods: We performed aExpand
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Unfractionated or Low-Molecular Weight Heparin for the Treatment of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis
Background and Purpose— There is no consensus whether to use unfractionated heparin or low-molecular weight heparin for the treatment of cerebral venous thrombosis. We examined the effect on clinicalExpand
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Thrombolysis or Anticoagulation for Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Rationale and Design of the TO-ACT Trial
Rationale Endovascular thrombolysis, with or without mechanical clot removal, may be beneficial for a subgroup of patients with cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVT) who have a poor prognosisExpand
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Mechanical Thrombectomy in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Systematic Review of 185 Cases
Background and Purpose— Cerebral venous thrombosis is generally treated with anticoagulation. However, some patients do not respond to medical therapy and these might benefit from mechanicalExpand
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The Incidence of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: A Cross-Sectional Study
Background and Purpose— The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of adult cerebral venous thrombosis. Methods— A retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted among all 19Expand
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Declining Mortality in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: A Systematic Review
Background and Purpose— Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) is nowadays considered a disease with a good outcome in most cases, but in the past, these patients were thought to have a grave prognosis. WeExpand
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Cerebral Venous Thrombosis.
Abstract Cerebral venous thrombosis is an important cause of stroke in the young. Unlike venous thromboembolism (VTE), women are affected three times more often than men by CVT. The most commonExpand
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Embolic strokes of undetermined source: Prevalence and patient features in the ESUS Global Registry
Background Recent evidence supports that most non-lacunar cryptogenic strokes are embolic. Accordingly, these strokes have been designated as embolic strokes of undetermined source (ESUS). Aims WeExpand
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