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2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke

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  • Stroke is the second-leading cause of death in the world and a leading cause of adult disability, with ischemic strokes accounting for about 87% of all strokes.
  • This guideline serves as a comprehensive recommendation resource for the management of patients with acute ischemic stroke and is based on best evidence currently available.
  • The guideline details prehospital care, urgent and emergency evaluation and treatment with intravenous and endovascular therapies, and in-hospital management including secondary prevention measures instituted within the first 2 weeks.

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