Ratna K Bitra

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PURPOSE To evaluate the repeatability and accuracy of a new tear osmometer that measures the osmolality of 0.5-microL (500-nanoliter) samples. METHODS Four standardized solutions were tested with 0.5-microL (500-nanoliter) samples for repeatability of measurements and comparability to standardized technique. Two known standard salt solutions (290 mOsm/kg(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The quest to better understand Susac syndrome has led to advancements in different aspects of the disease. The present article reviews the current literature on the clinical presentation, diagnostic modalities and trends in the management of Susac syndrome. RECENT FINDINGS The pathogenesis of Susac syndrome still remains unclear.(More)
BACKGROUND Comparison of state-designated primary and comprehensive stroke centers (PSCs and CSCs) with regard to adherence to nationally accepted performance standards are scarce. The objective of this study was to examine if a significant association exists between level of designation and fulfillment of Joint Commission (JC) stroke core measures. (More)
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