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By Aneesh B. Singhal, Eng H. Lo, Turgay Dalkara, Michael A. Moskowitz (auth.), R. Gilberto González, Joshua A. Hirsch, Michael H. Lev, Pamela W. Schaefer, Lee H. Schwamm (eds.)

This up-to-date moment version of Acute Ischemic Stroke: Imaging and Intervention presents a finished account of the cutting-edge within the analysis and therapy of acute ischemic stroke. the fundamental layout of the 1st version has been retained, with sections on basics comparable to pathophysiology and factors, imaging ideas and interventions. notwithstanding, each one bankruptcy has been revised to mirror the $64000 fresh development in complex neuroimaging and using interventional instruments. moreover, new chapters are integrated at the scientific ischemic penumubra and using complicated neuroimaging to pick sufferers for neurointerventional techniques. all the authors are across the world famous specialists and participants of the interdisciplinary stroke workforce on the Massachusetts basic health facility and Harvard clinical university. The textual content is supported by way of quite a few informative illustrations, and straightforwardness of reference is ensured in the course of the inclusion of compatible tables. This booklet will function a special resource of up to date info for neurologists, emergency physicians, radiologists and different wellbeing and fitness care companies who deal with the sufferer with acute ischemic stroke.

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Hyperbaric oxygen decreases infarct size and behavioral deficit after transient focal cerebral ischemia in rats. Brain Res. Sunami K, Takeda Y, Hashimoto M, Hirakawa M. Hyperbaric oxygen reduces infarct volume in rats by increasing oxygen supply to the ischemic periphery. Crit Care Med. Schabitz WR, Schade H, Heiland S, Kollmar R, Bardutzky J, Henninger N, Muller H, Carl U, Toyokuni S, Sommer C, Schwab S. Neuroprotection by hyperbaric oxygenation after experimental focal cerebral ischemia monitored by mr-imaging.

This is the basis of the increased T2 signal on MRI and the low density on CT in the first few days after stroke [57, 58]. At variable times after stroke, contrast imaging studies show that large molecules also cross into the brain tissue. The net water movement into brain, ischemic edema, can lead to secondary brain injury as a result of increased ICP and the distortion of surrounding tissues by the edematous mass effect [58]. Mass effect, causing clinical worsening and classical herniation syndromes, is not uncommon in patients with large MCA strokes.

Therapeutic effects of hyperbaric oxygenation on acute focal cerebral ischemia in rats. Surg Neurol. Weinstein PR, Anderson GG, Telles DA. Results of hyperbaric oxygen therapy during temporary middle cerebral artery occlusion in unanesthetized cats. Neurosurgery. Anderson DC, Bottini AG, Jagiella WM, Westphal B, Ford S, Rockswold GL, Loewenson RB. A pilot study of hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of human stroke. Stroke. Nighoghossian N, Trouillas P, Adeleine P, Salord F. Hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke.

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