Acute Ischemic Stroke

A look at ischemic stroke, including the main mechanisms and causes of ischemic stroke, as well as the signs and symptoms of ischemic stroke (Bamford classification of stroke syndromes included). We see why the CT head is performed without contrast and also go through how ischemic strokes are diagnosed and treated.

What are Ischemic Strokes

What are ischemic strokes? Ischemic strokes occur when there’s a blocked artery that reduces blood flow to the brain. Find our full video library only on Osmosis: http://osms.it/more. Join millions of current and future clinicians who learn by Osmosis, along with hundreds of universities around the world who partner with Osmosis from Elseiver to make… Continue reading What are Ischemic Strokes