The guidelines of the European Stroke Initiative defined modern best medical therapy in stroke prevention as follows: (11) Level 1 evidence * Maintain blood pressure at or less than 140/90 (130/80 in diabetics) * Statin therapy * Reduce heavy alcohol consumption * Antiplatelet therapy * Avoid hormone replacement therapy in women.
What does EUSI stand for?
EUSI stands for European Stroke Initiative
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Stroke 2003; 34: 1056-83 (7) The European Stroke Initiative Executive Committee and and European Stroke Initiative Writing Group: European stroke initiative recommendations for stroke management - update 2003.
The use of Aggrenox(R)/Asasantin(R)Retard as a first-line treatment for secondary stroke prevention is recommended in many international guidelines such as those issued by the European Stroke Initiative (EUSI), the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) as well as the recently issued joint guidelines of the American Heart and Stroke Association (AHA/ASA).
Its use as a first-line treatment for secondary stroke prevention is recommended in many international guidelines such as those issued by the European Stroke Initiative (EUSI), the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) and the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP).
3) The European Stroke Initiative: European Stroke Initiative Recommendations for Stroke Management - Update 2003.
BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- - European Stroke Initiative Emphasises That Timely Access to Specialist Care is Key for Optimal Outcome in Acute Stroke A new ACT NOW poster campaign launched at the European Stroke Conference in Brussels this week reminds emergency staff across Europe about the personal impact they can make by identifying potential stroke patients quickly.