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Post-stroke dementia – a comprehensive review
Post-stroke dementia (PSD) or post-stroke cognitive impairment (PSCI) may affect up to one third of stroke survivors. Various definitions of PSCI and PSD have been described. We propose PSD as aExpand
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Vascular depression consensus report – a critical update
BackgroundVascular depression is regarded as a subtype of late-life depression characterized by a distinct clinical presentation and an association with cerebrovascular damage. Although the term isExpand
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Statin pretreatment is associated with better outcomes in large artery atherosclerotic stroke
Objective: Even though statin pretreatment is associated with better functional outcomes and lower risk of mortality in acute ischemic stroke, there are limited data evaluating this association inExpand
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Cluster headache as a first manifestation of multiple sclerosis: case report and literature review
Cluster headache (CH) is estimated to be the most common primary trigeminal autonomic headache, although it is a rare disabling medical condition. Dominant symptoms of CH include severe unilateralExpand
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Role of prediabetes in stroke
Stroke is one of the leading causes of death and probably the greatest cause of adult disability worldwide. Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a state of accelerated aging of blood vessels. Patients withExpand
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Baseline characteristic of patients presenting with lacunar stroke and cerebral small vessel disease may predict future development of depression
Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is associated with late‐onset depression and increases the risk for depression after stroke. We aimed to investigate baseline predictors of depression afterExpand
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A pilot study on predictors of brainstem raphe abnormality in patients with major depressive disorder.
BACKGROUND Hypo/anechogenicity of the brainstem raphe (BR) structures has been suggested as a possible transcranial parenchymal sonography (TCS) marker associated with depression. AIM The aim ofExpand
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[Paroxysmal hemicrania].
Paroxysmal hemicrania (PH) is one of the trigeminal autonomic cephalgias (TACs), a group of primary headache disorders characterized by unilateral trigeminal distribution pain that occurs inExpand
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Leukoaraiosis Is a Chronic Atherosclerotic Disease
Background and Purpose. White matter changes (WMCs), or leukoaraiosis (LA), are associated with increased age, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and history of stroke. Although several lines ofExpand
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Clinical consequences of aspirin and clopidogrel resistance: an overview
The aim of this review is to introduce the concept of personalized medicine in secondary stroke prevention with antiplatelet medication. In the last years, many studies have been conducted regardingExpand
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