CT findings and clinical features as markers for patient outcome in primary pontine hemorrhage.

@article{Wessels2004CTFA,
  title={CT findings and clinical features as markers for patient outcome in primary pontine hemorrhage.},
  author={T. Wessels and Walter Moeller-Hartmann and Johannes Noth and Christof Kloetzsch},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={257-60}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The overall mortality rate of primary pontine hemorrhage (PPH) in recent studies is 40-50%. The aim of the present study was to analyze the predictive value of clinical and neuroradiologic parameters concerning the outcome of patients with PPH. METHODS We reviewed the clinical data of 29 consecutive patients (mean age, 59 +/- 13.5 years; 12 women, 17 men) with PPH. National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) and Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) scores were assessed on… CONTINUE READING
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