Imaging in Stroke

@inproceedings{Nagaraja2012ImagingIS,
  title={Imaging in Stroke},
  author={Dindagur Nagaraja and Nishrutha Karthik},
  year={2012}
}
Cerebro-vascular disease (stroke) is the second leading cause of death. Prior to CT era, diagnosis was essentially clinical supported by angio and lumbar puncture. Imaging techniques have been very important for classification, understanding patho-physiology and management of stroke. Newer techniques are helping us to directly image the ischemic process and understand the underlying pathophysiology of stroke. To extend the therapeutic window, improve efficacy, and limit complications, imaging… CONTINUE READING

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