The Resource Stroke, Louis R. Caplan

Stroke, Louis R. Caplan

Label
Stroke
Title
Stroke
Statement of responsibility
Louis R. Caplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caplan, Louis R
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
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American Academy of Neurology Press quality of life guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Link
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?
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 233 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035904417
Label
Stroke, Louis R. Caplan
Link
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?
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 233 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035904417

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