Showing 1 - 20 of 146 results filtered by

Filter results
× Clear filters

    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...

    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...

    Cardiovascular Disease (Atheroma) Conditions

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

    Muscle Weakness Conditions

    Neurological conditions : muscle weakness can be caused by cerebrovascular disease such as  stroke and brain haemorrhage and spinal injury . Tumours in the brain can also lead to mus...

    Diabetes with Hypertension Professional

    Two months if BP is higher than 130/80 mm Hg and there is kidney, eye or cerebrovascular damage. Provide lifestyle advice (diet and exercise) at the same time. See also the separate Di...

    Cheyne-Stokes and Abnormal Patterns of Respiration Professional

    Causes include: Brainstem lesions: cerebrovascular event. Encephalitis. Raised intracranial pressure. Heart failure. [ 3 ] Chronic pulmonary oedema.

    Anderson-Fabry Disease Professional

    Cardiovascular system: problems typically develop in the fourth decade.This can produce anginal pain in adulthood with varied complications ranging from arrhythmias to myocardial infarction and heart ...

    Antiphospholipid Syndrome Professional

    Virtually any system can be affected, including: [ 1 , 4 , 5 ] Peripheral artery thrombosis, deep venous thrombosis. Cerebrovascular disease, sinus thrombosis. Pregnancy loss: ...

    Haemodilution Professional

    Haemodilution improves the flow properties of the blood so that, theoretically, oxygen and nutrient supply to the brain is improved (eg, after a cerebrovascular event) and damaged brain cells...

    Dysphagia Professional

    Neurological Cerebrovascular event or brain injury. Achalasia. Diffuse oesophageal spasm. Syringomyelia or bulbar palsy.

    Landau-Kleffner Syndrome Professional

    Head injury, brain neoplasms (eg low-grade astrocytoma ), and cerebrovascular thromboembolism and neurocysticercosis may all be associated with acquired aphasia, an epileptiform electroen...

    Gerstmann's Syndrome Professional

    It has been argued that developmental Gerstmann's syndrome is not a unique entity but a feature of other neurodevelopmental disorders. [ 5 ] This has also been disputed. [ 6 ] In adults, the risk...

    Sick Sinus Syndrome Professional

    Cardiovascular system: angina, arterial thromboemboli, cerebrovascular accident, congestive heart failure (dyspnoea), palpitations. Other: digestive disturbances, dizziness, errors in judg...

    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 ] ...

    Dizziness, Giddiness and Feeling Faint Professional

    Even in the elderly, an underlying cause for dizziness can usually be established. [ 2 ] Other causes These include: Cardiovascular: Postural hypotension . Cerebrovascular...

    Mitral Valve Prolapse Professional

    Possibly an increased risk of stroke :  The association between the increased prevalence of cerebrovascular events and MVP in young patients without evidence of cerebrovascular...

    Assessment of the Patient with Established Diabetes Professional

    For example, angina/myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular event/transient ischaemic attack (TIA), diabetic nephropathy , diabetic retinopathy , diabetic neuropathy or diabetes foot prob...

    Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Professional

    Central nervous system - acute cerebrovascular event and peripheral neuropathy. Gastrointestinal tract - tract inflammation, infarction of the gut secondary to emboli, splenomegaly, ascite...

    Bulbar and Pseudobulbar Palsy Professional

    Syringobulbia. Cerebrovascular events of the brainstem. Brainstem tumours. After radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

    Atherosclerosis Professional

    Acute coronary syndromes - unstable angina and myocardial infarction. Cerebrovascular disease: Stroke . Transient ischaemic attack . Aortic aneurysm .

Next page