An illustrative case and discussion.
RAPID Automated CT Perfusion in Clinical Practice
When executed consistently and interpreted correctly, RAPID automated CT perfusion studies can identify appropriate candidates for thrombectomy.
Brady Laughlin, DO; Alex Chan, DO; Waimei Amy Tai, MD; and Parham Moftakhar, MD
Stroke Spotlight: Hypercoagulable States in Ischemic Stroke
An illustrative case and discussion.
Swarna Rajagopalan, MD
Stroke Spotlight: Current Trials for Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Studies are underway that will potentially improve management and outcomes to reduce mortality from intracerebral hemorrhage.
Karla B. Kanis, MD; and Kemi Olugemo, MD
Stroke Spotlight: Cryptogenic Stroke & Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Score
What do we know and where do we go from here?
Kimberly P. Gannon, MD, PhD
Case Report: New-Onset Headache With Tinnitus and Orthostatic Dizziness
All headaches require a full workup for secondary causes.
Ryan P. Coburn
Stroke Spotlight: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage and Cerebral Vasospasm
Cerebral vasospasm increases morbidity and mortality in persons with subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Saif A. Bushnaq, MD; and Sunil A. Sheth, MD
Stroke Snapshot: Blood Pressure Management After Acute Ischemic Stroke
CLINICAL DECISION MAKING: Managing blood pressure after acute ischemic stroke requires different approaches before and after reperfusion.
José Biller, MD; Zachary Bulwa, MD; Camilo R. Gomez, MD, MBA; and Sarkis Morales-Vidal, MD
Guest Medical Editor's Page
The Importance of Sleep
Sleep has a critical role in brain health and is an essential part of improving neurologic care for all of our patients.
Logan Schneider, MD
Dizziness and Vertigo
Part 1: Untangling the complexity of dizziness and vertigo requires a careful history.
Daniel R. Gold, DO; and Ari A. Shemesh, MD
Convention Question: What Will Drive the Next Great Advance in Stroke Treatment?
Answers from attendees of the International Stroke Conference in Honolulu, HI, Feb 6th-8th, 2019.
With Attendees of the International Stroke Conference in Honolulu, HI, Feb 6th-8th, 2019
Stroke Snapshot: Patient Triage in the Era of Thrombectomy
Stroke systems of care need to advance as stroke care has.
Digvijaya Navalkele, MD, MPH; and Sheryl Martin-Schild, MD, PhD
Cover Focus: Stroke
Triage for Higher Level of Care
Which is best: primary, comprehensive, or just thrombectomy-ready?
Nerses Sanossian, MD
Stroke outcomes can be optimized with an evidenced-based and systematic approach during all phases of recovery.
Oluwole O. Awosika, MD; Samir R. Belagaje, MD; Elisheva R. Coleman, MD; Brett M Kissela, MD, MS; Holly K. Pajor, DO; Bridget A. Rizik, MD; and Daniel Woo, MD
The standard of care for acute ischemic stroke with large vessel occlusion continues to evolve.
Shashvat M. Desai, MD; and Ashutosh P. Jadhav, MD, PhD
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Vasospasm, and Delayed Cerebral Ischemia
Prevention, effective monitoring, and early detection are the keys to successful management after subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Klearchos Psychogios, MD, MSc; and Georgios Tsivgoulis, MD, PhD, MSc, FESO, FEAN
Intracranial Atherosclerotic Disease
Neurologists need to be vigilant for this common cause of ischemic stroke, associated with the highest rates of recurrent stroke.
Shyam Prabhakaran, MD, MS; and Arth K. Srivastava, MD
Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
Testing for plaque instability, microemboli, hemodynamic status, and cognitive function may help determine best-practice management.
Randolph S. Marshall, MD, MS
Spotlight Topic: Neuropsychiatry
Cognitive Complaints and Neuropsychologic Testing
When should neuropsychologic tests be ordered and what questions should testing answer?
Nabil Ali, MD; Laura M. Clark, PhD, ABPP; and Kendra Corning, PsyD, HSPP