Blood-brain barrier permeability : quantification with computed tomography and application in acute ischemic stroke

@inproceedings{Hom2009BloodbrainBP,
  title={Blood-brain barrier permeability : quantification with computed tomography and application in acute ischemic stroke},
  author={Jerry Hom and Jan W Dankbaar and Joerg Bredno and Mark E. Olszewski},
  year={2009}
}
Before the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator (NINDS rt-PA) stroke study, therapeutic options for stroke were nearly nonexistent; however, the NINDS study demonstrated the efficacy of treatment with intravenous rt-PA started within three hours of the onset of symptoms [3]. Meta-analysis of this… CONTINUE READING