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© 1995

Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke III

  • Takenori Yamaguchi
  • Etsuro Mori
  • Kazuo Minematsu
  • Gregory J. del Zoppo
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages II-XV
  2. Basic Understandings in Ischemia-Reperfusion and Neuronal Death

  3. Early Diagnosis and Patient Selection

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Measures for Thombolytic Therapy

  4. Early Diagnosis and Patient Selection

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Early Clinical Diagnosis of Acute Ischemic Stroke

  5. Strategies for Acute Ischemic Stroke Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. O. Busse, B. Müffelmann, J. Glahn, S. Kunz
      Pages 124-129

About these proceedings

Introduction

On the threshold of an exciting new era for acute stroke diagnosis and treatment, the Third International Symposium on Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke was held in Nara, Japan, in April 1994. The symposium brought together some 200 basic and clinical scientists for presentations and discussions of issues vital to the understanding of thrombolytic therapy. This volume compiles the major presentations of the symposium, with attention to applications of new diagnostic measures such as diffusion and perfusion MRI, contrast-enhanced transcranial Doppler and angioscopy. Other presentations examine the mechanisms of ischemia/reperfusion injury, hemorrhagic transformation, and reocclusion, with reviews of recent developments in thrombolytic agents. The proceedings of the symposium will be of special interest to researchers, physicians, and students in the fields of neurology, neurosurgery, and nuclear medicine, as well as those in pharmacology, critical care medicine, and related fields.

Keywords

Ischemic Stroke acute ischemic stroke diffusion and perfusion MRI neurology neurosurgery thrombolytic therapy

Editors and affiliations

  • Takenori Yamaguchi
    • 1
  • Etsuro Mori
    • 2
  • Kazuo Minematsu
    • 1
  • Gregory J. del Zoppo
    • 3
  1. 1.Cerebrovascular Division, Department of Internal MedicineNational Cardiovascular CenterSuita, Osaka, 565Japan
  2. 2.Clinical NeurosciencesHyogo Institute for Aging Brain and Cognitive DisordersHimeji, Hyogo, 670Japan
  3. 3.Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute and Division of Hematology/Medical OncologyScripps Clinic and Research FoundationLa JollaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke III
  • Editors Takenori Yamaguchi
    Etsuro Mori
    Kazuo Minematsu
    Gregory J. DelZoppo
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-68459-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Tokyo
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-4-431-70139-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-4-431-68459-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XV, 357
  • Number of Illustrations 43 b/w illustrations, 7 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Pharmacology/Toxicology
    Neurology
    Neurosurgery
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