Stroke, Epidemiology, Management and Prevention

Stroke occurs when the supply of blood to the brain is either interrupted or reduced. When this happens, the brain does not get enough oxygen or nutrients, which causes brain cells to die.

Some stroke risk factors can’t be controlled. These include gender, age and family history. However, many stroke risk factors are lifestyle related. Everyone can reduce their risk of having a stroke by making a few simple lifestyle changes. There are some races and ethnic origins that are more prone to stroke than others. This includes those of Asian, African or Caribbean origin.

The goal for the acute management of patients with stroke is to stabilize the patient and to complete initial evaluation and assessment, including imaging and laboratory studies, within 60 minutes of patient arrival. Critical decisions focus on the need for intubation, blood pressure control, and determination of risk or benefit for thrombolytic intervention. Hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia need to be identified and treated early in the evaluation.

The best way to prevent a stroke is to address the underlying causes. This is best done by living healthfully, which means Eating a healthy diet, maintaining a healthy weight, Exercise regularly, Avoiding alcohol or drink moderately.

 

  • Beneficial effect of Carotid endarterectomy
  • Neural stem cell therapy
  • Transient ischemic attack
  • Symptoms of Stroke
  • High blood pressure and stroke
  • Carotid artery stenosis

Related Conference of Stroke, Epidemiology, Management and Prevention

July 23-25, 2018

11th International Conference on Vascular Dementia

Moscow, Russia
July 23 - 25, 2018

27th Euro-Global
Neurologists Meeting

Moscow, Russia
August 06-08, 2018

26th European Neurology Congress

Madrid, Spain
August 29-30, 2018

4th World Congress on Parkinsons & Huntington Disease

Zurich, Switzerland
August 29-30, 2018

4th International Conference on Epilepsy & Treatment

Zurich, Switzerland
August 31-September 01, 2018

6th World Summit on

Heart, Stroke & Neurological Disorders

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
August 31-September 01, 2018

14th World Summit on Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia Care Research and Awareness

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
September 05-06, 2018

4th Global Congress on Spine and Spinal Disorders

Auckland, New Zealand
September 10-12, 2018

International Conference on

Dublin, Ireland
September 13-15, 2018

6th International Conference on Brain Disorders and Therapeutics

Copenhagen, Denmark
September 19-20, 2018

18th Global Neuroscience Conference

Tokyo, Japan
September 20-21, 2018

Annual Congress on Neurology & Neuroscience

Prague, Czech Republic
September 20-21, 2018

8th International Congress on Stroke and Brain Hemorrhage

Prague | Czech Republic
September 21-22, 2018

8th International Conference on Neurology and Brain Disorders

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
September 21-22, 2018

3rd International Conference on Neuropsychiatry and Sleep Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
September 26-27, 2018

28th World Summit on Neurology, Neuroscience and Neuropharmacology

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
November 1-2, 2018

4th International Conference on Spine Surgery

Brussels, Belgium
November 12-13, 2018

5th Annual Conference on Stroke and Neurological Disorders

Istanbul, Turkey
November 12-13, 2018

4th International Conference on Spine and Spinal Disorders

Berlin, Germany
November 12-13, 2018

International conference on Dual Diagnosis and Disorders

Melbourne, Australia
November 12-13, 2018

30th International Conference on Mental and Behavioral Health

Melbourne, Australia
November 12-13, 2018

25th Cognitive Neuroscience Congress

Dubai, UAE
November 16-17, 2018

4th World Congress on Epilepsy and Treatment

Tokyo, Japan
November 22-23, 2018

World Congress on Epilepsy and Brain Disorders

Cape Town, South Africa
November 26-28, 2018

World Neuron Congress

Helsinki, Finland
December 5-7, 2018

World Brain Congress

Dubai, UAE
December 13-15, 2018

13th Annual Conference on Dementia and Alzheimers Disease

Abu Dhabi, UAE
February 15-16, 2019

11th International Conference on Vascular Dementia

Amsterdam| Netherlands
February 28 – March 02, 2019

28th World Congress on Neurology and Therapeutics

Berlin, Germany
March 18-19, 2019

World Depression Congress

Dubai, UAE
March 20-21, 2019

11th World Congress on Alzheimers Disease & Dementia

Sydney, Australia
March 25-26, 2019

8th International Conference on Psychoneuroimmunology

Bucharest, Romania
May 23-24, 2019

28th World Congress on Neurology & Neuroscience

Zurich, Switzerland
June 21-22, 2019

American Neuroscience and Neurosurgery Congress

Ottawa, Canada

Stroke, Epidemiology, Management and Prevention Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in