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Diagnosis of transient ischemic attack by the nonneurologist. A validation study.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Interobserver reliability of the diagnosis of transient ischemic attack (TIA) is low, and diagnosis of TIA made by nonneurologists is often erroneous. We sought to validate theExpand
Headache in Acute Stroke. A Prospective Study in the First 8 Days
We aimed to describe and classify headaches associated with acute stroke, by interviewing patients consecutively admitted to a stroke unit using a validated headache questionnaire and theExpand
Comparison of Triflusal and Aspirin for Prevention of Vascular Events in Patients After Cerebral Infarction: The TACIP Study: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Trial
Background and Purpose— The efficacy of the antiplatelet agent triflusal for prevention of vascular events after stroke has been reported in a pilot study. However, there is a need to confirm thoseExpand
A Multivariate Study of Headache Associated With Ischemic Stroke
Thirty‐four percent of 182 ischemic stroke patients registered during I year in a prospective hospital stroke data base complained of headache within a 72‐hour interval of stroke onset. Headache wasExpand
Perimesencephalic and nonperimesencephalic subarachnoid haemorrhages with negative angiograms
SummaryBackgroundvan Gijn and co-workers identified „Perimesencephalic haemorrhage“ (PM) as distinct, benign, non-aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage. However, there is only one retrospective seriesExpand
Transient global amnesia. A case control study.
A case control study of transient global amnesia (TGA), transient ischaemic attacks (TIA) and normal controls is described. Each of the 51 TGA patients, selected between January 1985 and March 1990,Expand
An Analysis of the Admission Delay of Acute Strokes
The main factors influencing admission delay of stroke patients were investigated in 309 consecutive cases admitted to the emergency room of a University hospital. All these patients were examined and
Headache in intracerebral hematomas
Objectives: We sought to describe the frequency and location of headache in intracerebral hematoma (ICH) and to analyze its clinical and CT predictors by means of multivariate analysis. Background:Expand
Quantitative EEG and functional outcome following acute ischemic stroke
OBJECTIVE To identify the most accurate quantitative electroencephalographic (qEEG) predictor(s) of unfavorable post-ischemic stroke outcome, and its discriminative capacity compared to already knownExpand
Early Clinical Diagnosis of Stroke Subtype
We assessed the validity of clinical diagnosis of topography (CDT) and etiology (CDE) in 100 consecutive patients who were examined within 12 h of stroke onset by a stroke team (1 neurologist with int