6. Surgical Management of Acute Stroke Patients

  1. David M. Greer MD, MA
  1. Alim P. Mitha MD,
  2. Carlos E. Sanchez MD and
  3. Christopher S. Ogilvy MD

Published Online: 29 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch6

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

How to Cite

Mitha, A. P., Sanchez, C. E. and Ogilvy, C. S. (2007) Surgical Management of Acute Stroke Patients, in Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach (ed D. M. Greer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Author Information

  1. Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470068076

Online ISBN: 9780470183397

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • acute stroke patients - surgical management;
  • decompressive hemicraniectomy;
  • surgical embolectomy and failed endovascular intervention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Early Carotid Endarterectomy

  • Extracranial/Intracranial Arterial Bypass

  • Decompressive Hemicraniectomy

  • Posterior Fossa Decompression

  • Intracranial Embolectomy

  • Conclusion

  • References