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Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria

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Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr. vol.53 no.1 São Paulo Mar. 1995 

Importância da Hemorreologia clínica no estudo do fluxo sanguíneo cerebral em condições normais e na isquemia Cerebrovascular


The importance of clinical Hemorrheology for studying the cerebral blood flow in normal conditions and in Cerebrovascular ischemia



Roberto Melaragno Filho

Organizador e Ex-Diretor do Serviço de Neurologia do Hospital do Servidor Público Estadual de São Paulo; livre-Docente da Cínica Neurológica da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo




É apresentada avaliação crítica da importância da hemorreologia no estabelecimento da conduta terapêutica clínica na insuficiência cerebrovascular aguda. Com essa finalidade são revistos aspectos relativos a fluxo sanguíneo cerebral, insuficiência cerebrovascular e hemorreologia clínica. Em função desses aspectos são avaliados alguns dos principais medicamentos utilizados no presente no tratamento do acidente vascular cerebral e são discutidas normas gerais para prevenção e tratamento das isquemias cerebrais.

Palavras-chave: hemorreologia clínica, acidente cerebrovascular, tratamento, prevenção.


A critical review on the importance of hemorrheology for establishing clinical management of acute cerebrovascular insufficiency is presented. With this purpose a revision is made on cerebral blood flow, acute cerebrovascular insufficiency, and clinical hemorrheology. Data support an evaluation on main drugs presently used in the management of stroke, and on general principles adopted for medical treatment and prevention of stroke.

Key words:clinical hemorrheology, stroke, treatment, prevention.



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