Detection of CT occult aneurismal subarachnoid hemorrhage using a novel spectrophotometric analysis of cerebral spinal fluid

@inproceedings{Salgaonkar2005DetectionOC,
  title={Detection of CT occult aneurismal subarachnoid hemorrhage using a novel spectrophotometric analysis of cerebral spinal fluid},
  author={Vasant Salgaonkar and Prashant R. Bhadri and Jian Jun Huang and A. Suresh Kumar and Gail J. Pyne and James Caffery and Joseph F. Clark and Rakesh Kumar Shukla and Fred R. Beyette},
  booktitle={SPIE BiOS},
  year={2005}
}
In North America, approximately 30,000 people annually suffer an aneurismal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Using computerized tomography (CT), the blood is generally not visible after 12 hours. Currently lumbar puncture (LP) results are equivocal for diagnosing SAH largely because of technical limitations in performing a quick and objective evaluation. Having ruptured once, an aneurysm is statistically more likely to rupture again. Therefore, for those individuals with a sentinel (or warning… CONTINUE READING

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