Strokes Brain Research Project

By: Abe Rottinghaus Hours:4,8

Database Facts

  • brain cells occur to die
  • 4 main types of strokes
  • main types are cerebral thrombosis, cerebral embolism,subarachnoid hemorrhage,intracerebral hemorrhage
  • symptons come quickly after you have a stroke
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage affects vessels within the brain
  • subarachnoid hemorrhage affects arteries at the brain's surface
  • occurs when blood flows is interrupted at a part of brain
  • stroke is also called
  • a cerebrovascular accident (CVA)
  • cerebral thrombosis and cerebral embolism are caused by blood clots that block an artery in the brain
  • for many years, stroke has been the 3rd leading cause of death in the U.S
  • thrombotic strokes come on more gradually
  • hemorrage means bleeding
  • symptons may include ;blurry vision in one or both eyes, sevre headaches, weakness, numbness, etc

Website Facts

  • brain is divided into 3 parts cerebrum cerebellum brain stem
  • stroke is basically a brain attack
  • you can get a disability from a stroke
  • each part of the brain has a ability
  • death can occur from a stroke
  • the effects of stroke vary from person to person