BCTC Stroke Lecture Pt 1
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List 4 nonmodifiable stroke risk factors.
List 10 modifiable stroke risk factors
- Heart Disease
- Drugs and Alcohol abuse
- Poor diet
- Sleep Apnea
List 3 factors affecting blood flow to the brain.
- Systemic BP
- Cardiac Output
- Blood viscosity
How is Atherosclerosis associated with stroke.
It leads to thrombus formation and Emboli.
This is most important intital diagnostic study for stroke.
CT without contrast w/in 10 minutes
List 2 major categories of strokes.
- Ischemic Stroke
- Hemorrhagic Stroke
List 2 types of Hemorrhagic stroke
List 5 manifestations of ICH
- Neuro deficits
- Decreased LOC
2 surgical procedures for SAH
- Clipping of Aneurysm- #1
Stroke affects these body functions.
- Motor Activity
- Intellectual Function
- Spatial-perceptive alterations
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