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Secondary prevention of stroke

Hugh Markus, Anthony Pereira and Geoffrey Cloud

in Stroke Medicine

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199218776
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726095 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199218776.003.0129

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Secondary prevention of stroke

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Introducing stroke prevention 276

Assessing and explaining benefit 278

Lifestyle measures 280

Blood pressure 284

Cholesterol 288

Diabetes 290

Homocysteine 291

Antiplatelet agents 292

Anticoagulation 296

Atrial fibrillation 298

Carotid endarterectomy 302

Carotid stenting 306

Asymptomatic carotid stenosis 308

Carotid occlusion 310

Vertebral stenosis 311...

Chapter.  11462 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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