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Acute ischemic stroke: Overview of major experimental rodent models, pathophysiology, and therapy of focal cerebral ischemia
Ischemic stroke is a devastating disease with a complex pathophysiology. Animal modeling of ischemic stroke serves as an indispensable tool first to investigate mechanisms of ischemic cerebralExpand
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European Stroke Organisation (ESO) Guidelines for the Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Background Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) accounted for 9% to 27% of all strokes worldwide in the last decade, with high early case fatality and poor functional outcome. In view of recent randomizedExpand
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Multiancestry genome-wide association study of 520,000 subjects identifies 32 loci associated with stroke and stroke subtypes
Stroke has multiple etiologies, but the underlying genes and pathways are largely unknown. We conducted a multiancestry genome-wide-association meta-analysis in 521,612 individuals (67,162 cases andExpand
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Reducing in-hospital delay to 20 minutes in stroke thrombolysis
Objectives: Efficacy of thrombolytic therapy for ischemic stroke decreases with time elapsed from symptom onset. We analyzed the effect of interventions aimed to reduce treatment delays in ourExpand
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Analysis of 1008 Consecutive Patients Aged 15 to 49 With First-Ever Ischemic Stroke: The Helsinki Young Stroke Registry
Background and Purpose— To analyze trends in occurrence, risk factors, etiology, and neuroimaging features of ischemic stroke in young adults in a large cohort. Methods— We evaluated all 1008Expand
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Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in normal human brains in various age groups.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Few studies have concerned the absolute apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) values in the normal human brain and the effect of aging on diffusion. Therefore, our purpose wasExpand
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Rivaroxaban for Stroke Prevention after Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source
Background Embolic strokes of undetermined source represent 20% of ischemic strokes and are associated with a high rate of recurrence. Anticoagulant treatment with rivaroxaban, an oral factor XaExpand
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SMASH-U: A Proposal for Etiologic Classification of Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Background and Purpose— The purpose of this study was to provide a simple and practical clinical classification for the etiology of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). Methods— We performed aExpand
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Causes of Death and Predictors of 5-Year Mortality in Young Adults After First-Ever Ischemic Stroke: The Helsinki Young Stroke Registry
Background and Purpose— Data on mortality and its prognostic factors after an acute ischemic stroke in young adults are scarce and based on relatively small heterogeneous patient series. Methods— WeExpand
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Mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: Consensus statement by ESO-Karolinska Stroke Update 2014/2015, supported by ESO, ESMINT, ESNR and EAN
The original version of this consensus statement on mechanical thrombectomy was approved at the European Stroke Organisation (ESO)-Karolinska Stroke Update conference in Stockholm, 16–18 NovemberExpand
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