18. Recommendations for the Diagnosis and Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Haemorrhage

  1. Nils Erik Gilhus MD, PHD10,11,
  2. Michael P. Barnes MD, FRCP12,13 and
  3. Michael Brainin MD14,15,16
  1. T. Steiner1,
  2. M. Kaste2,
  3. M. Forsting3,
  4. D. Mendelow4,
  5. H. Kwiecinski5,
  6. I. Szikora6,
  7. S. Juvela2,
  8. A. Marchel5,
  9. R. Chapot7,
  10. C. Cognard8,
  11. A. Unterberg1 and
  12. W. Hacke1,9

Published Online: 21 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444346268.ch18

European Handbook of Neurological Management, Volume 2, Second Edition

European Handbook of Neurological Management, Volume 2, Second Edition

How to Cite

Steiner, T., Kaste, M., Forsting, M., Mendelow, D., Kwiecinski, H., Szikora, I., Juvela, S., Marchel, A., Chapot, R., Cognard, C., Unterberg, A. and Hacke, W. (2011) Recommendations for the Diagnosis and Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Haemorrhage, in European Handbook of Neurological Management, Volume 2, Second Edition (eds N. E. Gilhus, M. P. Barnes and M. Brainin), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444346268.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 10

    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway

  2. 11

    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

  3. 12

    University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

  4. 13

    Hunters Moor Neurorehabilitation Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

  5. 14

    Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, Austria

  6. 15

    Center for Clinical Neurosciences, Donau-Universität Krems, Austria

  7. 16

    Department of Neurology, Landesklinikum Donauregion Tulln, Tulln, Austria

Author Information

  1. 1

    Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidleberg, Germany

  2. 2

    Helsinki, Finland

  3. 3

    Essen University Hospital, Germany

  4. 4

    University Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

  5. 5

    formerly Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

  6. 6

    National Institute of Neurosciences, Budapest, Hungary

  7. 7

    Klinik für Radiologie und Neuroradiologie, Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus, Rüttenscheid, Essen, Germany

  8. 8

    Le Centre Régional de Radiochirurgie Stéréotaxique, Centra Hopitalier Universitaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France

  9. 9

    For the ESO (European Stroke Organization) writing committee, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405185349

Online ISBN: 9781444346268

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Keywords:

  • recommendations for diagnosis-and management of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage;
  • intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH), and subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH)-20% of strokes;
  • ICH, responsible for 10–17% of all strokes;
  • imaging intracerebral haemorrhage-sensitivity of CT, in ICH proven;
  • general stroke treatment-monitoring, and treatment strategies;
  • emergency management and general treatment-five main areas;
  • blood pressure monitoring and treatment-issue in acute ICH general treatment;
  • INTERACT-2 and ATACH-2-confirming results on a clinical endpoint;
  • ICH, heterogeneous group-of pathological conditions, deserving differentiation;
  • haemostatic therapy-use of haemostatic agents, controlling bleeding

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Emergency management and general treatment

  • Specific treatment

  • Therapy

  • Special aspects in the management of ICH

  • Conclusion

  • References