The primary goal of current ischemic stroke treatment is quickly restoring blood perfusion. Recanalization is linked to improved neurological outcomes . Resulting tissue necrosis, however, following a stroke has two causes: 1) ischemic injury and 2) reperfusion injury. Therefore, development of neuroprotective agents specifically beneficial against reperfusion injury are required.
Volume Subject Area:Poster Session II: Bioheat and Mass Transfer
Topics:Biological tissues, Brain, Cooling, Wounds, Blood, Nervous system, Performance
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