Another score to predict ischemic stroke mortality?


An 84-year-old man with a history of atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure, and chronic renal insufficiency has a moderate to severe right middle cerebral artery infarct. He was not a candidate for intravenous or intra-arterial thrombolytics because of symptom onset on awakening and a completed infarct with no appreciable penumbra on computed… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.012534