Intelligence in children with moyamoya disease: evaluation after surgical treatments with special reference to changes in cerebral blood flow.

@article{Ishii1984IntelligenceIC,
  title={Intelligence in children with moyamoya disease: evaluation after surgical treatments with special reference to changes in cerebral blood flow.},
  author={Ryousuke Ishii and Shoushichi Takeuchi and K Ibayashi and Ryojiro Tanaka},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={1984},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={873-7}
}
The effect of surgical treatment upon the intelligence of 20 children with moyamoya disease was evaluated and related to changes in cerebral blood flow (CBF). The patients were treated by various surgical revascularization procedures, mainly by encephalo-myo-synangiosis. Intelligence was tested using the Wechsler intelligence scale for children (WISC) in 19 children and the Wechsler adult intelligence scale (WAIS) in one child. Measurements of regional CBF were performed by a 133Xe inhalation… CONTINUE READING
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