VBWG

9 related results for Stroke


Expanding opportunities for secondary prevention of stroke

Between 1979 and 2001, the number of patients discharged from the hospital with a primary diagnosis of stroke increased by 25%.

Preventing stroke in AF: New data on role of antithrombotic therapy

All forms of atrial fibrillation (AF), whether permanent, persistent, or paroxysmal, are associated with an increased risk of stroke and antithrombotic therapy is recommended for almost all AF patients.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section I: Atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation, and stroke prevention

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section V: Atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation, and stroke prevention

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Vascular Biology in Clinical Practice © Vol. 5, No. 3

Atrial fibrillation and thromboembolism: Implications for stroke prevention

This monograph, Atrial fibrillation and thromboembolism: Implications for stroke prevention , is offered as part of a series of continuing medical education programs from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Vascular Biology in Clinical Practice © Vol. 4, No. 6

Prevention of stroke and cognitive dysfunction

This monograph, Prevention of stroke and cognitive dysfunction , is offered as part of a series of continuing medical education programs from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Preventing stroke with ACE inhibition

Each year, approximately 750,000 Americans suffer a first or recurrent stroke.