The science of stroke care is a rapidly expanding body of knowledge. Keeping up with the latest in evidence-based diagnostics, patient assessments, and current therapy can be an elusive challenge. The Stroke Book is a clear and concise resource, covering a wide range of common conditions. The book discusses assessment of stroke patients, identifying the etiology of the stroke, and imaging strategies used in stroke evaluation. Management of patients with various types of strokes and management of specialty populations with stroke are reviewed, and, finally, stroke prevention is discussed.
Lists, bullet points, and tables allow for an easy scan of the information. Protocols for various therapies are provided throughout the book, and each chapter includes a bibliography for further reference. This concise and focused resource on stroke care is a great addition to any reference shelf.