Risk Factors Associated with Prognosis in Patients with Acute Stroke: A Retrospective Observational Study

Fardin Faraji; Pegah Mohaghegh; Hosein Rafiee Ravand; Javad Javaheri

Volume 22, Issue 12 , 2020

  Background: Stroke is one of the major causes of disability and mortality in Iran. Therefore, it is of critical importance to know the factors affecting the effective management of acute stroke for better prevention and treatment of stroke. Objectives: The present study aims at investigating the risk ...  Read More

Mechanical?thrombectomy?for perioperative acute ischemic stroke: Two noncardiac and non-neurosurgical case reports and a literature review

Xun Zhu; Hong Li; Zhonghua Shi; Li Zhang; Xiaoyan Feng; Lixiang Yang; Jiaming Cao; Junhui Chen

Volume 22, Issue 9 , 2020

  Background: Perioperative acute ischemic strokes (PAISs) are rare; however, they have potentially catastrophic complications and outcomes. Endovascular therapy is the standard care in appropriately selected patients with acute ischemic stroke; nonetheless, there are no guidelines on the treatment of ...  Read More

Spatial Analysis of Geographic Distribution and Accessibility of Suspected Acute Stroke Patients Transferred to Acute Stroke Centers by Emergency Medical Services in Tehran, Iran: A Cross-Sectional Study

Pir-Hossein Kolivand; Hassanali Faraji Sabokbar; Peyman Saberian; Mahdi Bahmanabadi; Parisa Hasani-Sharamin; Alireza Baratloo

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

  Objectives: We intended to map the geographical distribution of patients with acute stroke who called the Tehran EMS center based on the geographic information of the incident location on a map. The distributions of these centers and patients access within a standard period were evaluated. Methods: ...  Read More