Frequency of eye deviation in stroke and non-stroke patients undergoing head CT.

@article{Schwartz2012FrequencyOE,
  title={Frequency of eye deviation in stroke and non-stroke patients undergoing head CT.},
  author={Kara M. Schwartz and Ahmed T. Ahmed and Jennifer E. Fugate and Felix E Diehn and L J Eckel and Christopher Harker Hunt and David F. Kallmes},
  journal={Neurocritical care},
  year={2012},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={45-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Although conjugate eye deviation (CED) on head CT has been described in patients with acute stroke, the incidence in other patient groups remains unknown. The aim of this study was to determine the frequency of eye deviation on head CT in non-stroke patients compared to patients with acute stroke symptoms. MATERIALS AND METHODS Three groups of patients were identified retrospectively: emergency department (ED)/inpatients undergoing head CT for non-stroke symptoms (group… CONTINUE READING