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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH)
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/brain,-spinal-cord,-and-nerve-disorders/stroke-cva/subarachnoid-hemorrhage-sah

Jul 1st, 2020 - A subarachnoid hemorrhage is bleeding into the space (subarachnoid space) between the inner layer (pia mater) and middle layer (arachnoid mater) of the tissues covering the brain (meninges).

Intracerebral Hemorrhage
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/brain,-spinal-cord,-and-nerve-disorders/stroke-cva/intracerebral-hemorrhage

Jul 1st, 2020 - An intracerebral hemorrhage is bleeding within the brain.

Intracerebral Hemorrhage
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/neurologic-disorders/stroke/intracerebral-hemorrhage

Apr 1st, 2020 - Intracerebral hemorrhage is focal bleeding from a blood vessel in the brain parenchyma. The cause is usually hypertension. Typical symptoms include focal neurologic deficits, often with abrupt onset of headache, nausea, and impairment of consciousness. Diagnosis is by CT or MRI. Treatment includes blood pressure control, supportive measures, and, for some patients, surgical evacuation.

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH)
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/neurologic-disorders/stroke/subarachnoid-hemorrhage-sah

Apr 1st, 2020 - Subarachnoid hemorrhage is sudden bleeding into the subarachnoid space. The most common cause of spontaneous bleeding is a ruptured aneurysm. Symptoms include sudden, severe headache, usually with loss or impairment of consciousness. Secondary vasospasm (causing focal brain ischemia), meningismus, and hydrocephalus (causing persistent headache and obtundation) are common. Diagnosis is by CT or ...

Sociodemographic and Geographic Variation in Awareness of Stroke Signs and Symptoms Among Adults — United States, 2017
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6944a1.htm?s_cid=mm6944a1_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - This report describes awareness of stroke signs and symptoms and the need for quick response among adults in the United States.

Prevalence of Self-Reported Hypertension and Antihypertensive Medication Use by County and Rural-Urban Classification — United States, 2017
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6918a1.htm?s_cid=mm6918a1_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - In 2017, approximately one in three U.S. adults reported having been told by a health care professional that they had high blood pressure (hypertension).

Notes from the Field: Characteristics of Million Hearts Hypertension Control Champions, 2012–2019
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6907a5.htm?s_cid=mm6907a5_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - The Million Hearts Hypertension Control Champions, a national recognition program, demonstrates that achieving high hypertension control rates is possible across a range of health care settings ...

Sociodemographic and Geographic Variation in Awareness of Stroke Signs and Symptoms Among Adults — United States, 2017
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6944a1.htm?s_cid=mm6944a1_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - This report describes awareness of stroke signs and symptoms and the need for quick response among adults in the United States.

Prevalence of Self-Reported Hypertension and Antihypertensive Medication Use by County and Rural-Urban Classification — United States, 2017
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6918a1.htm?s_cid=mm6918a1_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - In 2017, approximately one in three U.S. adults reported having been told by a health care professional that they had high blood pressure (hypertension).

Notes from the Field: Characteristics of Million Hearts Hypertension Control Champions, 2012–2019
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6907a5.htm?s_cid=mm6907a5_w

Jan 1st, 2020 - The Million Hearts Hypertension Control Champions, a national recognition program, demonstrates that achieving high hypertension control rates is possible across a range of health care settings ...

Atherosclerosis
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/heart-and-blood-vessel-disorders/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis

Jul 1st, 2019 - Atherosclerosis is a condition in which patchy deposits of fatty material (atheromas or atherosclerotic plaques) develop in the walls of medium-sized and large arteries, leading to reduced or blocked blood flow.

Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties — United States, 2010–2017
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/68/ss/ss6810a1.htm?deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM12720&s_cid=ss6810a1_e

Jan 1st, 2019 - Approximately one fifth of the U.S. population (60 million persons) lives in nonmetropolitan (rural) areas, which comprise 97% of the U.S. land area.

Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties — United States, 2010–2017
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/68/ss/ss6810a1.htm?s_cid=ss6810a1_w

Jan 1st, 2019 - Approximately one fifth of the U.S. population (60 million persons) lives in nonmetropolitan (rural) areas, which comprise 97% of the U.S. land area.

Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties — United States, 2010–2017
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/ss/ss6810a1.htm?deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM12720&s_cid=ss6810a1_e

Jan 1st, 2019 - Approximately one fifth of the U.S. population (60 million persons) lives in nonmetropolitan (rural) areas, which comprise 97% of the U.S. land area.

Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties — United States, 2010–2017
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/ss/ss6810a1.htm?s_cid=ss6810a1_w

Jan 1st, 2019 - Approximately one fifth of the U.S. population (60 million persons) lives in nonmetropolitan (rural) areas, which comprise 97% of the U.S. land area.

Use of Outpatient Rehabilitation Among Adult Stroke Survivors — 20 States and the District of Columbia, 2013, and Four States, 2015
https://WWW.CDC.GOV/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6720a2.htm?s_cid=mm6720a2_w

Jan 1st, 2018 - Stroke is a leading cause of mortality and disability in the United States.

Use of Outpatient Rehabilitation Among Adult Stroke Survivors — 20 States and the District of Columbia, 2013, and Four States, 2015
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6720a2.htm?s_cid=mm6720a2_x

Jan 1st, 2018 - Stroke is a leading cause of mortality and disability in the United States.

Use of Outpatient Rehabilitation Among Adult Stroke Survivors — 20 States and the District of Columbia, 2013, and Four States, 2015
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6720a2.htm?s_cid=mm6720a2_w

Jan 1st, 2018 - Stroke is a leading cause of mortality and disability in the United States.

Thresholds for infarction vary between gray matter and white matter in acute ischemic s...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421247
Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism : Official ... Chen C, Bivard A et. al.

Nov 28th, 2017 - We aimed to investigate optimal perfusion thresholds defining ischemic core and penumbra for hemispheric-cortical gray matter (GM) and subcortical white matter (WM). A total of 65 sub-6 h ischemic stroke patients were assessed, who underwent acute computed tomography perfusion (CTP) and acute magnetic resonance imaging. CTP maps were generated by both standard singular value deconvolution (sSVD...

Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke with occlusion of the M2 segment of t...
https://doi.org/10.1136/neurintsurg-2017-013515
Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery; Saber H, Narayanan S et. al.

Nov 12th, 2017 - Endovascular thrombectomy has demonstrated benefit for patients with acute ischemic stroke from proximal large vessel occlusion. However, limited evidence is available from recent randomized trials on the role of thrombectomy for M2 segment occlusions of the middle cerebral artery (MCA). We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to investigate clinical and radiographic outcomes, rates ...