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Research & Reviews  230 results

Cervical Artery Dissections: Etiopathogenesis and Management.
Vascular Health and Risk Management; Keser Z, Chiang CC et. al.

Sep 10th, 2022 - Cervical Artery Dissection (CeAD) is a frequent stroke etiology for patients younger than 50 years old. The most common immediate complications related to CeAD are headache and neck pain (65-95%), TIA/ischemic stroke (>50%), and partial Horner's s...

Clinical features, etiology, and prognosis of hand knob stroke: a case series.
BMC Neurology; Zhang Z, Sun X et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2022 - Hand knob stroke is a rare clinical disorder frequently misdiagnosed as peripheral neuropathy. The purpose of this study is to recognize this particular type of stroke by analyzing clinical features, etiology, and prognosis. We enrolled 19 patient...

Journal of Hypertension; Sasin D, Talarowska P et. al.

Aug 27th, 2022 - To assess the clinical characteristics of patients with spontaneous cervical artery dissection enrolled into ARCADIA-POL study. Out of 435 patients enrolled into ARCADIA-POL study since January 2015 (instituted on the basis of Polish-French collab...

A systematic review and meta-analysis of carotid artery stenting for the treatment of c...
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Bontinis V, Antonopoulos CN et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - To assess the efficacy and safety of carotid artery stenting for the treatment of extracranial carotid artery dissection (CAD). Systematic review using Medline, Scopus, EMBASE and Cochrane Library. A systematic search was performed according to th...

Association of dissection features and primary collateral circulation with ischemic str...
The British Journal of Radiology; Shrestha S, Bao H et. al.

Jul 12th, 2022 - To study the ischemic stroke risk factors in spontaneous internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD) patients via analyzing the dissection features and primary collateral circulation using vessel wall-MRI and magnetic resonance angiography. ICAD pat...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Anatomical Relationship Between Carotid Artery and Hyoid Bone in Stenotic and Non-stenotic Carotids

Apr 27th, 2022 - Ischaemic stroke is attributable to thromboembolism caused by carotid atherosclerotic disease in 18-25% of patients. Guidelines for prevention of stroke (especially carotid endarterectomy) in patients with carotid atherosclerotic plaque are based ...

Pupillometry in Horner's Syndrome

Jan 11th, 2021 - Horner's syndrome (HS) is a result of interruption of the sympathetic innervation to the eye and ocular adnexa, which can occur due to carotid artery dissection (CAD), along which the sympathetic nerve fibers travel to reach the eye. Dissection of...

A Randomized Trial of Carotid Artery Stenting With and Without Cerebral Protection

Jan 7th, 2016 - This study is a single center, prospective, randomized trial evaluating the safety and effectiveness of CAS with and without CP. The study population will be comprised of subjects with atherosclerotic, post endarterectomy restenotic or other obstr...

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News  11 results

A 57-Year-Old Man With Hemiparesis After Coughing

Nov 27th, 2017 - The treatment of internal carotid artery dissection consists of anticoagulation with intravenous heparin followed by oral anticoagulation for 3-6 months.[13] However, no randomized controlled trials support such a therapeutic approach, and the val...

Internal Carotid Artery Dissection After Indirect Blunt Cervical Trauma in an Ice Hockey Goaltender

May 1st, 2017 - Conclusion We have reported the case of a 32-year-old professional hockey goaltender who presented with isolated, persistent, worsening headache of delayed onset after ICA dissection. The ICA dissection resulted from indirect trauma, with reaction.

Can a Hickey Really Cause a Stroke?

Sep 21st, 2016 - I'm Dr Robert Glatter, a member of Medscape's Emergency Medicine advisory board. I would like to make a comment about a recent news story. There are reports out of Mexico about a 17-year-old who died as a result of receiving a hickey. The exact na...

A Spontaneous Internal Carotid Artery Dissection Presenting With Headache and Miosis
Sandra Deane, MD, Michael A. Gil, PA-C et. al.

Jul 5th, 2016 - Internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD) is an uncommon cause of stroke that typically occurs in the setting of (often minor) trauma but can also occur spontaneously. Patients with ICAD typically present with ipsilateral head, face, or neck pain.

A 38-Year-Old Woman With Anisocoria

Sep 4th, 2015 - Discussion This patient had acute onset of anisocoria that was greater in the dark, which helped to confirm Horner syndrome. In the absence of other findings that are suggestive of a brainstem stroke, a concerning cause of acute Horner syndrome is...

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