8. Intensive Care Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke

  1. David M. Greer MD, MA
  1. Kevin N. Sheth MD and
  2. David M. Greer MD, MA

Published Online: 29 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch8

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

How to Cite

Sheth, K. N. and Greer, D. M. (2007) Intensive Care Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke, in Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach (ed D. M. Greer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch8

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

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Keywords:

  • acute ischemic stroke - intensive care management;
  • blood pressure management;
  • intracranial pressure monitoring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Initial Stabilization

  • General ICU Measures

  • Blood Pressure Management

  • Management of Cerebral Edema Associated with Ischemic Stroke

  • Monitoring of Intracranial Pressure in Ischemic Stroke Patients

  • Cardiac Complications in Ischemic Stroke Patients

  • Conclusions

  • References