A standardized method for measuring intracranial arterial stenosis.

  title={A standardized method for measuring intracranial arterial stenosis.},
  author={Owen B. Samuels and Gayatri Joseph and Michael J. Lynn and Harold A. Smith and Marc Chimowitz},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={21 4},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Atherosclerosis of the major intracranial arteries is an important cause of ischemic stroke. We established measurement criteria to assess percent stenosis of a major intracranial artery (carotid, middle cerebral, vertebral, basilar) and determined the interobserver/intraobserver agreements and interclass/intraclass correlations of these measurements. METHODS We defined percent stenosis of an intracranial artery as follows: percent stenosis = [(1 - (D(stenosis)/D(normal… CONTINUE READING
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