Stroke: pathogenesis, investigations, and prognosis--Part II of III.

@article{Tegos2000StrokePI,
  title={Stroke: pathogenesis, investigations, and prognosis--Part II of III.},
  author={Thomas J Tegos and Evi Kalodiki and M. Sabetai and Andrew Nicolaides},
  journal={Angiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={51 11},
  pages={885-94}
}
The aim of this review is to present the current knowledge regarding stroke. It will appear in three parts (in part I the epidemiology, clinical picture, and risk factors were discussed, while part III will consist of the management and rehabilitation). In the present part (II) the pathogenetic and pathophysiologic aspects of stroke are described. Regarding the investigations apart from the history and clinical examination and general investigations, the following specialized investigations and… CONTINUE READING