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By Edited by Andrew D. Blann Edited by Gregory Y. H. Lip

Urban medical institution, Birmingham, united kingdom. Discusses the explanations and effects of blood clots, how antithrombotic remedy works and its makes use of for sufferers. Addresses bleeding dangers, venous thromboembolism, atrial traumatic inflammation, peripheral vascular sickness, middle failure, and anticoagulation. ample halftone and colour illustrations. Softcover.

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Collaborative meta-analysis of randomised trials of antiplatelet therapy for prevention of death, myocardial infarction and stroke in high risk patients. BMJ 2002;324:71-86 The survival curve from the CAPRIE study is adapted from CAPRIE Steering Committee, Lancet 1996;348:1329-39. The table showing the graft risk of thrombosis and the table of antithrombotic therapy in peripheral vascular disease are adapted from Jackson MR, Clagett GP, Chest 2001;119: 293-9S. The meta-analysis showing the benefits of antiplatelet treatment in patients with peripheral vascular disease is adapted from the Antithrombotic Trialist’s Collaboration, BMJ 2002;324:71-86.

Embolism from a source in the heart (cardioembolic stroke) and lipohyalinosis of the penetrating small cerebral vessels (lacunar stroke) account for a substantial proportion of ischaemic strokes. In many patients the aetiology remains unknown. The major risk factors for ischaemic stroke include old age, male sex, obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and tobacco smoking. Symptomatic carotid stenosis >70% Major stroke Minor stroke Transient ischaemic attack Transient monocular blindness Asymptomatic carotid disease General elderly male population Antiplatelet treatment Aspirin is the only antiplatelet drug evaluated for the treatment of acute ischaemic stroke and is recommended early in the management at a dose of 160-325 mg daily.

Embolism from a source in the heart (cardioembolic stroke) and lipohyalinosis of the penetrating small cerebral vessels (lacunar stroke) account for a substantial proportion of ischaemic strokes. In many patients the aetiology remains unknown. The major risk factors for ischaemic stroke include old age, male sex, obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and tobacco smoking. Symptomatic carotid stenosis >70% Major stroke Minor stroke Transient ischaemic attack Transient monocular blindness Asymptomatic carotid disease General elderly male population Antiplatelet treatment Aspirin is the only antiplatelet drug evaluated for the treatment of acute ischaemic stroke and is recommended early in the management at a dose of 160-325 mg daily.

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