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Animal models of stroke

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Hoyte, LC and Sutherland, BA and Buchan, AM, Animal models of stroke, Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology, Elsevier, J Stein (ed), United States, pp. 1-10. ISBN 978-0-12-809324-5 (2016) [Other Book Chapter]


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DOI: doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-809324-5.02030-7

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© 2017 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. Stroke is the second leading cause of death and a major cause of disability in western nations. Animal models of stroke are used to approximate the human condition and to give insight into the development of pathology and assess the efficacy of novel stroke treatments. The vast majority of stroke models are performed in rodents, and less frequently in higher order mammals such as dogs, cats, and non-human primates.

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Item Type:Other Book Chapter
Keywords:animal model, stroke, cerebral ischemia, hemorrhage
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Neurosciences
Research Field:Central nervous system
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
UTAS Author:Sutherland, BA (Associate Professor Brad Sutherland)
ID Code:115339
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Office of the School of Medicine
Deposited On:2017-03-17
Last Modified:2017-03-17
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