A stroke occurs when a vessel in the brain ruptures or is blocked by a blood clot.
Stroke medical treatments work to either open the blockage or treat the rupture.
Everyone who has had a stroke -- or who is at risk of stroke -- needs to know
about stroke treatment and care. These links take you to that information.
Nov 9, 2016 ... Emergency treatment for stroke depends on whether you're having an ischemic
stroke blocking an artery — the most common kind — or a ...
Stroke Treatments. If you are having a stroke it is important to get immediate
medical attention—Call 9-1-1. The sooner you get treatment the better.
Jun 22, 2016 ... Treatment for a stroke depends on whether it is ischemic or hemorrhagic.
Treatment for a transient ischemic attack (TIA) depends on its cause, ...
May 19, 2015 ... Treatments for stroke vary depending on whether the stroke is caused by a blood
clot (ischemic stroke) or a brain bleed (hemorrhagic stroke).
Aug 16, 2016 ... A stroke occurs when blood flow to a part of your brain is cut off. Read more
about the different types of stroke and how to treat them.
Feb 18, 2016 ... Read about stroke symptoms, signs, mini stroke, TIA, treatment, prevention, test,
and causes. Learn the difference between ischemic and ...
The terms intracerebral hemorrhage and hemorrhagic stroke are used
interchangeably ... Medications used in the treatment of acute stroke include the
Many surgical and endovascular techniques have been studied in the treatment
of acute ischemic stroke. Carotid endarterectomy has been used with some ...