is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide
To view the entire topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription.
Official website of the Johns Hopkins Antibiotic (ABX), HIV, Diabetes, and Psychiatry Guides, powered by Unbound Medicine. Johns Hopkins Guide App for iOS, iPhone, iPad, and Android included. Explore these free sample topics:
-- The first section of this topic is shown below --
- Results from any disruption of blood flow to the brain prolonged enough to cause cell death and manifesting as focal neurological symptoms.
- Hemorrhagic strokes are caused by blood leaking from blood vessels into brain tissue.
- Ischemic strokes are caused by an occlusion of a blood vessel.
- Ischemic strokes further subcategorized by mechanism or etiology of the stroke. Subcategories include: large vessel atherosclerosis, cardio-embolic disease, and small-vessel disease.
Other causes of strokes include hypercoagulability, dissection, sickle cell disease, as well as some undetermined causes
-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription --
Last updated: October 6, 2015
Schneider, Andrea L.C. , et al. "Stroke." Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide, 2015. Johns Hopkins Guide, www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547139/all/Stroke.
Schneider A, Arnan M, Gottesman R. Stroke. Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. 2015. https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547139/all/Stroke. Accessed November 19, 2019.
Schneider, A., Arnan, M., & Gottesman, R. (2015). Stroke. In Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. Available from https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547139/all/Stroke
Schneider A, Arnan M, Gottesman R. Stroke [Internet]. In: Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide. ; 2015. [cited 2019 November 19]. Available from: https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547139/all/Stroke.
TY - ELEC
T1 - Stroke
ID - 547139
A1 - Schneider,Andrea L.C. ,M.D., Ph.D.
AU - Arnan,Martinson,M.D.
AU - Gottesman,Rebecca,M.D., Ph.D.
Y1 - 2015/10/06/
BT - Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guide
UR - https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Diabetes_Guide/547139/all/Stroke
DB - Johns Hopkins Guide
DP - Unbound Medicine