Sudden brain damage. Lack of blood flow to the brain caused by a clot or rupture of a blood vessel.
Types of Stroke mainly
Ischemia Stroke Focal Brain Dysfunction. Clotting occurring in arteries. Inadequate blood supply (oxygen & nutrients) to an area of the brain 85% seen
Hemorrhage Stroke – Diffuse Brain Dysfunction.
Intracelebral Hemorrhage – !0%- Bleeding into Brain.
Subarachonoid Hemmorrhage – 5%- Bleeding around Brain.
Leakage of blood into the closed cranial cavity
Direct damage to tissue by compression/edema
Risk Factor for Stroke
1. TACI (Total Anterior Circulation Infarct)
2. PACI (Partial Anterior Circulation Infarct)
3. LACI (Lacunar Infarct)
4. POCI (Posterior Circulation Infarct)
Post Stroke Treatments