Maria I. Aguilar, Bart M Demaerschalk

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Our objective, in this evidence-based chapter on stroke, is to present epidemiological, diagnostic, treatment, and prognostic factors for several selected topics in the clinical areas of transient ischemic attack, cardioembolic stroke, acute ischemic stroke, lacunar stroke, and carotid stenosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNeurology: An Evidence-Based Approach
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)9780387885551, 9780387885544
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012


  • Acute ischemic stroke
  • Cardioembolism
  • Carotid stenosis
  • Critically appraised topics
  • Diagnosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Ischemic attack
  • Lacunar stroke
  • Prognosis
  • Stroke
  • Transient
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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