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    Cerebrovascular Events Professional

    Cerebrovascular Events, A cerebrovascular event (stroke) is a clinical syndrome caused by disruption of blood supply to the brain, characterised by rapidly developing signs of fo...

    Cardiovascular Disease (Atheroma) Conditions

    Cardiovascular Disease (Atheroma), Narrowing of the blood vessels can lead to cardiovascular diseases, including heart disease (for example,  angina , heart attack and heart failure )...

    Cardiovascular Health Risk Assessment Mediterranean Diet

    Cerebrovascular Event Rehabilitation Professional

    Cerebrovascular Event Rehabilitation, See also separate  Cerebrovascular Events and Transient Ischaemic Attacks articles. All people with suspected stroke should be admi...

    Anderson-Fabry Disease Professional

    Anderson-Fabry Disease, Antiplatelet agents or anticoagulants (preventative for cerebrovascular disease). Management of advanced disease. End-stage renal dise...

    Peripheral Arterial Disease Professional

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Presentation A full cardiovascular history and examination are essential and should include assessment for coronary artery disease, cerebrovascula...

    Diseases and Different Ethnic Groups Professional

    Diseases and Different Ethnic Groups, Black Caribbean and African people are more likely to enter psychiatric care through the criminal justice system than through contact with the health ser...

    Parkinsonism and Parkinson's Disease Professional

    Parkinsonism and Parkinson's Disease, When patients have a gait disorder without other Parkinsonian features, the most likely diagnosis is gait apraxia , which is more common and usually...

    Atheroma Conditions

    Cardiovascular diseases are diseases of the heart (cardiac muscle) or blood vessels. However, in practice, when doctors use the term cardiovascular disease they usually mean diseases...

    Motor Neurone Disease Professional

    Motor Neurone Disease, Spinal cord tumours . Cerebrovascular disease and stroke . Polymyositis or dermatomyositis . Glioma of brainstem . , motor neurone disease...

    Chronic Kidney Disease Professional

    Chronic Kidney Disease, Calcium phosphate loading: cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease, arthropathy, soft tissue calcification. Renal osteodystrophy: disorders of calcium, ...

    Non-diabetic Retinal Vascular Disease Professional

    Non-diabetic Retinal Vascular Disease, Presentation It usually presents in the seventh decade of life (range 50-80 years), often in association with diabetes, hypertension, coronary he...

    Moyamoya Disease Professional

    Moyamoya Disease, Differential diagnosis [ 6 ] Cerebrovascular event . Basilar artery thrombosis. Subarachnoid haemorrhage . Blood dyscrasias . , carotid artery...

    Renovascular Disease Professional

    Renovascular Disease, Evidence of peripheral arterial or cerebrovascular/cardiovascular disease. Diabetes mellitus . Smoking. Family history of cardiovascular dise...

    Vascular Dementia Professional

    Vascular dementia (VaD) is not a single disease but a group of syndromes of cognitive impairment caused by different mechanisms causing ischaemia or haemorrhage secondary to cerebrovascular diseas...

    Alzheimer's Disease Professional

    Alzheimer's Disease, Where needed for psychotic features or agitation: Discuss the risks (sedation, risk of stroke, worsening cognition) and consider other cerebrovascular r...

    Dizziness, Giddiness and Feeling Faint Professional

    Assessment involves: An assessment for any serious underlying disorder requiring urgent treatment - eg, ischaemic heart disease, cerebrovascular disease. Identifying the nat...

    Thrombolytic Treatment of Acute Ischaemic Stroke Professional

    Prophylactic admission [ 5 ] Any patient who presents with transient neurological symptoms suggestive of a cerebrovascular event should be considered to have had a TIA. ABCD and ABCD-2...

    Epilepsy in Elderly People Professional

    Status epilepticus appears to occur more frequently in individuals greater than 60 years and the morbidity and mortality of status epilepticus are significantly greater in this age group. [ 6 ] ...

    Diabetes with Hypertension Professional

    The NICE guideline for type 1 diabetes states that the intervention levels for recommending BP management should be 135/85 mm Hg unless the person with type 1 diabetes has abnormal albumin excretion r...

    Sneddon's Syndrome Professional

    Synonym: Ehrmann-Sneddon syndrome Sneddon's syndrome is a non-inflammatory arteriopathy in which livedo reticularis is associated with cerebrovascular disease. [ 1 ] It is slowly pro...

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