Stroke Medicine (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Neurology)

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Stroke is an enormous health problem. It is the third major cause of death, and the major cause of adult neurological disability. As many as a quarter of women in their 80s may suffer stroke. It represents a huge financial burden for the NHS, costing more than heart disease. Stroke care has historically been poor in many places, but a revolution in care is taking place as a result of specific treatments such as stroke units and thrombolysis, which have been shown to markedly improve outcome. This has led to many countries reorganizing the way they offer stroke care.

Stroke Medicine is a practical handbook for the practicing physician. Written by a multi-disciplinary team of three practicing consultants from a leading UK stroke service, it provides an up-to-date and easily accessible source of information on all aspects of stroke care from acute care through rehabilitation and secondary prevention. Designed to be used both on the ward and in the outpatient room, it provides a practical approach to managing the stroke patient and is an invaluable source of information for stroke physicians, neurologists, geriatricians, and other specialists involved in the care of stroke patients. It is also a useful handbook for consultants and doctors in training.

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Hugh Markus graduated from Cambridge and Oxford Universities before training in General Medicine at Oxford and Nottingham, and then in Neurology at the Middlesex and University College Hospitals London, and at St George's and Atkinson Morley Neuroscience Centre, London. He has been involved in a number of clinical trials in different aspects of stroke care. He is a member of many scientific committees including European Stroke Congress, International Symposium on Cerebral Haemodynamics, European Society of Neurosonology and Cerebral Haemodynamics, World Federation of Neurology Neurosonology Research Group, and British Association of Stroke Physicians. He is editor-in-chief of Stroke Review and is on the editorial board of other neurology and stroke journals. He has published over 150 publications in peer-reviewed journals and two books on stroke. Anthony Pereira qualified from Cambridge in 1989 with a BA in Neurophysiology and was awarded a MRCP(UK) in 1994 before working in a variety of trainee positions in London. He has written numerous journal articles, and is currently a consultant neurologist at St George's Hospital, London.
Geoffrey Cloud qualified in London in 1992, and completed his MRCP in 1997. He has written numerous journal articles, and has been a consultant physician in geriatric medicine and stroke medicine at St George's Hospital in London since 2004.

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