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.
Jan 20, 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.
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.
Oct 28, 2015 ... Treatment for a stroke depends on whether it is ischemic or hemorrhagic.
Treatment for a transient ischemic attack (TIA) depends on its cause, ...
Oct 13, 2014 ... Emergency treatment for ischemic stroke must start within 4.5 hours of the event.
Ischemic stroke is the most common kind of stroke that ...
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).
Nov 23, 2015 ... Many surgical and endovascular techniques have been studied in the treatment
of acute ischemic stroke. Carotid endarterectomy has been ...
Feb 18, 2016 ... Read about stroke symptoms, signs, mini stroke, TIA, treatment, prevention, test,
and causes. Learn the difference between ischemic and ...
Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. It is urgent to seek emergency care at the
first sign of a stroke. Early treatment saves many lives and reduces the effects ...