What it is.
A condition that occurs after the first episode of a stroke. It is characterized by the appearance of residual symptoms and functional impairment, which may vary depending on the area of brain damage.
What it’s for
Post-acute stroke results from impaired blood supply to the brain, usually caused by vascular occlusion or hemorrhage. Refers to a group of cardiovascular diseases, as its development is associated with a disturbance of the heart or circulatory system.
Indications and contraindications
The indications for diagnosis and treatment after an acute stroke are the presence of stroke symptoms, such as unilateral weakness or paralysis, speech disorders, seizures, loss of consciousness and others. Contraindications may include acute complications from stroke or other comorbid conditions that require urgent treatment.
How to treat
Treatment after an acute stroke includes rehabilitation activities such as physical therapy, speech therapy, erg therapy, and psychological support. The goal of treatment is to restore functionality and improve the patient’s quality of life.
The effect of
Treatment for mild acute stroke is aimed at reducing residual symptoms and improving the patient’s ability to function in daily life. It can improve mobility, coordination, speech and cognitive function as well as reduce disability.
Some mild stroke treatments may have side effects, such as muscle pain, fatigue, dizziness, or emotional changes. It is important to work with medical personnel to monitor and effectively manage possible side effects.
What types there are
Post-acute stroke can be of different types, including ischemic stroke, caused by vascular occlusion, and hemorrhagic stroke, associated with hemorrhage. Different forms and localizations of brain damage can also be distinguished.
What else you need to know
It is important to seek medical care as soon as possible when a stroke is suspected so that you can get a diagnosis and begin treatment. Regular consultations with your doctor, following prescriptions and making lifestyle changes can help you recover and improve after an acute stroke.