6. Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy

  1. Sheila A. Alexander RN, PhD
  1. Alice E. Davis

Published Online: 31 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704950.ch6

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions

How to Cite

Davis, A. E. (2012) Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, in Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions (ed S. A. Alexander), John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704950.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958759

Online ISBN: 9781118704950

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Keywords:

  • Amyloid precursor protein (APP);
  • Anticoagulation therapy and hypertension;
  • CAA inflammation (CAAI);
  • Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA);
  • Cerebrovascular amyloid proteins;
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH);
  • Neuroimaging and biomarkers;
  • Sporadic disorder

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition

  • Historical Perspective

  • Epidemiology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Diagnosis

  • CAA Complications

  • Related Issues in CAA

  • Drug research and Development

  • References