CRITICAL CARE MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE ISCHEMIC STROKE

@article{Zazulia2009CRITICALCM,
  title={CRITICAL CARE MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE ISCHEMIC STROKE},
  author={A. Zazulia},
  journal={CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology},
  year={2009},
  volume={15},
  pages={68-82}
}
  • A. Zazulia
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
Although most patients with acute ischemic stroke can be managed in an inpatient stroke ward or urgent care setting, about 15% to 20% will need admission to an intensive care unit. These patients require attention to airway and respiratory status, blood pressure, glucose, temperature, cardiac function, and in some cases, management of life-threatening cerebral edema. This review will discuss general principles in the critical care management of patients with acute ischemic stroke and apply… Expand
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