Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident, CVA)

Last updated 16/05/19

Definition


Features


Causes


Risk Factors


Associated Signs & Symptoms


Differentials


Complications


Investigations


Management



References


  1. Campbell B. Advances in stroke medicine. MJA. 2019;210(8):367-374
  2. Stroke Foundation: Acute Management of Stroke 2010
  3. Life in The Fastlane: Stroke Thrombolysis, 16/04/2014
  4. Stroke Rehabilitation Clinicain Handbook 2014, including pictures of vascular areas
  5. Therapeutic Guidelines: Stroke & Transient Ischaemic Attack
  6. UpToDate: Spontaneous Intracerebral Haemorrhage: Treatment and Prognosis