Which guidelines are widely used as standard of care for individuals with middle cerebral artery (MCA) stroke?

Updated: Feb 20, 2018
  • Author: Daniel I Slater, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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The American Heart Association guidelines have become a widely used standard of care for individuals with both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. Comprehensive review of these guidelines is outside of the postacute stroke focus of this article. However, certain elements are quite relevant to the rehabilitation setting.


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