Chapter 42. Cerebrovascular Disease

  1. Richard I. G. Holt MA, MB BChir, PhD, FRCP, FHEA Professor in Diabetes & Endocrinology3,
  2. Clive S. Cockram MB BS, BSc, MD (Lond), FRCP, FRACP, FHKAM (Med) Emeritus Professor of Medicine4,
  3. Allan Flyvbjerg MD, DMSc Professor of Clinical Endocrinology Chair5 and
  4. Barry J. Goldstein MD, PhD, FACP, FACE Therapeutic Area Head Vice President6
  1. Colum F. Amory MD, MPH1 and
  2. Jesse Weinberger MD2

Published Online: 9 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444324808.ch42

Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition

Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Amory, C. F. and Weinberger, J. (2010) Cerebrovascular Disease, in Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition (eds R. I. G. Holt, C. S. Cockram, A. Flyvbjerg and B. J. Goldstein), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444324808.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK

  2. 4

    Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People's Republic of China

  3. 5

    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, The Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital – Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

  4. 6

    Clinical Research, Metabolism Merck Research Laboratories Rahway, NJ, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191814

Online ISBN: 9781444324808

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Keywords:

  • Epidemiology of stroke in general;
  • Diabetes as arisk factor for stroke;
  • Stroke in patients with diabetes;
  • Intermediate hyperglycemia and other risk factors;
  • Pathophysiology of ischemic stroke in diabetes;
  • Primary prevention of stroke in the patient with diabetes;
  • Treatment of acute stroke in the patient with diabetes;
  • Clopidogrel versus Aspirin in Patients at Risk of Ischemic Events (CAPRIE);
  • Secondary prevention of stroke in diabetes;
  • International Normalized Ratio (INR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Epidemiology of stroke in general

  • Diabetes as a risk factor for stroke

  • Stroke in patients with diabetes

  • Intermediate hyperglycemia and other risk factors

  • Pathophysiology of ischemic stroke in diabetes

  • Primary prevention of stroke in the patient with diabetes

  • Treatment of acute stroke in the patient with diabetes

  • Secondary prevention of stroke in diabetes

  • Conclusions

  • References