Neurovascular injury in acute hyperglycemia and diabetes: A comparative analysis in experimental stroke.
Program in Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics, Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia; MCG, UGA Clinical Pharmacy Program, HM-1200, Augusta, GA, 30912, USA.
- Published Article
Translational stroke research
- Publication Date
Sep 01, 2011
The finding that functional outcome is poorer in both acute HG and diabetes without a significant increase in infarct size suggests that amplified vascular damage contributes to neurological deficit in hyperglycemia. These results highlight the importance of vascular protection to improve neurological outcome in acute ischemic stroke.
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