Stroke: TOAST to CASCADE - A childhood stroke classification system

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An accepted classification system exists for ischaemic stroke in adults; however, this system is of limited use for categorizing strokes in children, as the aetiology of paediatric stroke is often different from that in adults. A new anatomically based classification system provides standardized criteria specifically for paediatric stroke.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)184-185
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Neurology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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