7. Antithrombotic Therapy for Acute Stroke

  1. David M. Greer MD, MA
  1. Orla Sheehan MD, BAO, BCh, MRCPI and
  2. Peter Kelly MD, MS, FRCPI

Published Online: 29 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch7

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

How to Cite

Sheehan, O. and Kelly, P. (2007) Antithrombotic Therapy for Acute Stroke, in Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach (ed D. M. Greer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Author Information

  1. Mater University Hospital and University College, Dublin, Ireland

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470068076

Online ISBN: 9780470183397

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Keywords:

  • acute stroke antithrombotic therapy;
  • acute stroke therapy and antiplatelet agents;
  • acute antithrombotic stroke treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Heparin and Heparinoids

  • Aspirin

  • Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Antagonists

  • Acute Stroke Therapy with Other Antiplatelet Agents

  • Acute Antithrombotic Treatment of Stroke Subtypes

  • Guidelines

  • References