Interactive Value of Cardiac Echocardiography and Holter Recording in the Investigation of Stroke

  • J. Bonnet
  • P. Desbordes
  • P. Coste
  • J. Clementy
  • J. M. Orgogozo
  • H. Bricaud
Part of the Topics in the Neurosciences book series (TNSC, volume 4)

Abstract

Cardiogenic emboli have been implicated in a substantial percentage of episodes of cerebral and peripheral vascular ischemia and infarction. The identification of a cardiovascular cause is important in the management of stroke patients in order to outline an efficient plan of management.

Keywords

Ischemia Neurol Cardiomyopathy Endocarditis Bonnet 

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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishing 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Bonnet
    • 1
  • P. Desbordes
    • 2
  • P. Coste
    • 1
  • J. Clementy
    • 1
  • J. M. Orgogozo
    • 2
  • H. Bricaud
    • 1
  1. 1.Clinique Medicale CardiologiqueHopital Cardiologique de BordeauxPessacFrance
  2. 2.Unite de Pathologie Vasculaire CerebraleHopital Pellergin, Place Amielie-Raba-LeonBordeaux cedexFrance

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