Ischemic Stroke

  • Giuseppe D’Aliberti
  • Marco Longoni
  • Cristina Motto
  • Valentina Oppo
  • Valentina Perini
  • Luca Valvassori
  • Simone Vidale

Part of the Emergency Management in Neurology book series (EMN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Simone Vidale, Giuseppe D’Aliberti, Luca Valvassori
    Pages 1-34
  3. Marco Longoni, Giuseppe D’Aliberti, Valentina Oppo, Luca Valvassori
    Pages 35-63
  4. Valentina Oppo, Cristina Motto, Valentina Perini
    Pages 65-85
  5. Simone Vidale, Marco Longoni, Elio Agostoni
    Pages 87-91

About this book


This book provides detailed practical guidance on the management of acute ischemic stroke in the clinical settings encountered in daily practice. Real-life cases are used to depict a wide range of clinical scenarios and to highlight significant aspects of management of ischemic stroke. In addition, diagnostic and therapeutic protocols are presented and helpful decision-making algorithms are provided that are specific to the different professionals involved in delivery of acute stroke care and to differing types of hospital facility. The coverage is completed by the inclusion of up-to-date scientific background information relevant to diagnosis and therapy. Throughout, the approach adopted is both practical and multidisciplinary. The book will be of value for all practitioners involved in the provision of acute stroke care, and also for medical students.


Cerebral ischemia Acute therapy Endovascular thrombectomy Stroke code Stroke algorithm

Authors and affiliations

  • Giuseppe D’Aliberti
    • 1
  • Marco Longoni
    • 2
  • Cristina Motto
    • 3
  • Valentina Oppo
    • 4
  • Valentina Perini
    • 5
  • Luca Valvassori
    • 6
  • Simone Vidale
    • 7
  1. 1.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda MilanoItaly
  2. 2.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano NiguardaMilanoItaly
  3. 3.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda MilanoItaly
  4. 4.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda MilanoItaly
  5. 5.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano NiguardaMilanoItaly
  6. 6.ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda MilanoItaly
  7. 7.Sant'Anna HospitalComoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31704-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31705-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2367-1076
  • Series Online ISSN 2367-1084
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