Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery

Known as: Middle Cerebral Artery Stroke, MCA Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction 
NECROSIS occurring in the MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY distribution system which brings blood to the entire lateral aspects of each CEREBRAL HEMISPHERE… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Patients with space-occupying hemispheric infarctions have a poor prognosis, with case fatality rates of up to 80%. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We know from animal studies that a stimulating and enriched environment can enhance recovery after stroke, but little is known… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE There is no effective medical treatment of malignant middle cerebral artery (MCA) infarction. The purpose… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The Middle Cerebral Artery Embolism Local Fibrinolytic Intervention Trial (MELT) Japan was organized to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Early surgical decompressive craniectomy (less than 24 hours) for malignant middle cerebral artery infarction (MCA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Malignant, space-occupying supratentorial ischemic stroke is characterized by a mortality rate of up to 80… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Animal research and clinical studies in head trauma patients suggest that moderate hypothermia may improve… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To study the mechanisms underlying recovery from middle cerebral artery infarction in 7 patients with an average age of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We evaluated the influence of time of recanalization or degree of initial leptomeningeal collateral blood flow in cardioembolic… (More)
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