[Utility and validity of SPECT and PET in the perioperative managements of patients with cervical internal carotid artery stenosis].

@article{Kuroda2011UtilityAV,
  title={[Utility and validity of SPECT and PET in the perioperative managements of patients with cervical internal carotid artery stenosis].},
  author={Satoshi Kuroda},
  journal={Brain and nerve = Shinkei kenkyu no shinpo},
  year={2011},
  volume={63 9},
  pages={933-44}
}
  • Satoshi Kuroda
  • Published 2011 in Brain and nerve = Shinkei kenkyu no shinpo
In this review, the author describes basic but essential knowledge on cerebral blood flow and metabolism in managing the patients with occlusive carotid artery diseases. Oxygen extraction fraction (OEF) and cerebrovascular reactivity to acetazolamide have widely been accepted as valuable parameters to identify the critical reduction of cerebral perfusion… CONTINUE READING