Chapter 22. The Treatment of Established Complications: Cerebrovascular Disease

  1. William H. Herman4,
  2. Ann Louise Kinmonth5,
  3. Nicholas J. Wareham6 and
  4. Rhys Williams7
  1. Devin L. Brown1,2,
  2. Susan L. Hickenbottom2 and
  3. Teresa L. Jacobs3

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch22

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brown, D. L., Hickenbottom, S. L. and Jacobs, T. L. (2010) The Treatment of Established Complications: Cerebrovascular Disease, in The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition (eds W. H. Herman, A. L. Kinmonth, N. J. Wareham and R. Williams), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

  2. 5

    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

  3. 6

    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK

  4. 7

    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

  2. 2

    St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor MI, USA

  3. 3

    Departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032749

Online ISBN: 9780470682807

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Keywords:

  • treatment of established complications - cerebrovascular disease;
  • stroke, international problem creating personal and economic burdens;
  • cerebrovascular disease, recognized as complication of diabetes mellitus;
  • risks for transient ischaemic attack (TIA);
  • haemorrhagic stroke;
  • hyperglycaemia, increasing risk for cerebral oedema formation;
  • patients with diabetes - having worse outcome from stroke;
  • secondary stroke prevention;
  • risk factor modification in secondary stroke prevention;
  • Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy Versus Stenting Trial (CREST)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Epidemiology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Outcome of stroke in diabetes

  • Treatment

  • References