Characteristics of patients who present to the emergency department with sroke and the impact of delayed presentation on therapeutic management strategies


Hakbilir O., ÇETE Y., GÖKSU E., Akyol C., Kilicaslan İ.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.6, no.3, pp.132-138, 2006 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-138
  • Keywords: Stroke, demographics, trombolytic therapy
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives: Stroke is defined as sudden loss of brain function due to distruption of blood flow either by ischemic or hemorrhagic mechanims.