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Why is immediate, emergent care so important for a stroke?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Time is brain

The sooner you can stop stroke progress, the more brain tissue is prevented from permanent damage and the more partially-injured brain tissue can be salvaged.
Cva=911. Don't forget that equation. Take Aspirin 325 mg at first sign of a stroke and dial 911!

In brief: Time is brain

The sooner you can stop stroke progress, the more brain tissue is prevented from permanent damage and the more partially-injured brain tissue can be salvaged.
Cva=911. Don't forget that equation. Take Aspirin 325 mg at first sign of a stroke and dial 911!
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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Dr. Luke Hermann
Emergency Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Time = brain

Just as in a heart attack, a stroke occurs when blood flow is blocked in one of the arteries that supplies the brain.
The faster the artery is opened and blood flow is re-established, the less the damage will be.

In brief: Time = brain

Just as in a heart attack, a stroke occurs when blood flow is blocked in one of the arteries that supplies the brain.
The faster the artery is opened and blood flow is re-established, the less the damage will be.
Dr. Luke Hermann
Dr. Luke Hermann
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