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.
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.
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, ...
Aug 10, 2016 ... Emergency treatment for stroke depends on whether you're having an ischemic
stroke blocking an artery — the most common kind — or a ...
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.
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).
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 ...
Feb 18, 2016 ... Read about stroke symptoms, signs, mini stroke, TIA, treatment, prevention, test,
and causes. Learn the difference between ischemic and ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... Many surgical and endovascular techniques have been studied in the treatment
of acute ischemic stroke. Carotid endarterectomy has been ...