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Stroke, Louis R. Caplan

Label
Stroke
Title
Stroke
Statement of responsibility
Louis R. Caplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.8/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC388.5
LC item number
.C3297 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American Academy of Neurology Press quality of life guides
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=157236
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217) and index
Contents
Introduction: Why is stroke so important? -- What is a stroke? What are the causes? What are the different kinds of stroke? -- What are the medical conditions that cause the blood vessel and heart damage that lead to stroke? -- How can strokes be prevented? What are the risk factors for stroke and how can they be reduced? -- What is the appearance of the brain and how does it work? -- What are the arteries and veins that supply the brain? -- What are the different symptoms of stroke? What abnormalities do doctors look for and find in stroke patients? -- How can doctors tell what caused a stroke? What tests are used to evaluate individuals who may have had a stroke? -- What treatments are available? -- What are the complications of stroke? -- What are some of the dysfunctions, disabilities, and handicaps that remain after a stroke? -- How does recovery from stroke occur? How can recovery be improved? What is rehabilitation? Where is it performed and by whom? -- How does one person's stroke affect others? -- What does the future hold? What research is being pursued?
Control code
ocm61261280
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 233 p.
Isbn
9781932603149
Lccn
2005023147
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o61261280
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=157236
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217) and index
Contents
Introduction: Why is stroke so important? -- What is a stroke? What are the causes? What are the different kinds of stroke? -- What are the medical conditions that cause the blood vessel and heart damage that lead to stroke? -- How can strokes be prevented? What are the risk factors for stroke and how can they be reduced? -- What is the appearance of the brain and how does it work? -- What are the arteries and veins that supply the brain? -- What are the different symptoms of stroke? What abnormalities do doctors look for and find in stroke patients? -- How can doctors tell what caused a stroke? What tests are used to evaluate individuals who may have had a stroke? -- What treatments are available? -- What are the complications of stroke? -- What are some of the dysfunctions, disabilities, and handicaps that remain after a stroke? -- How does recovery from stroke occur? How can recovery be improved? What is rehabilitation? Where is it performed and by whom? -- How does one person's stroke affect others? -- What does the future hold? What research is being pursued?
Control code
ocm61261280
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 233 p.
Isbn
9781932603149
Lccn
2005023147
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o61261280

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