Is routine transcranial Doppler ultrasound monitoring useful in the management of subarachnoid hemorrhage?

@article{Wardlaw1998IsRT,
  title={Is routine transcranial Doppler ultrasound monitoring useful in the management of subarachnoid hemorrhage?},
  author={Joanna M Wardlaw and Ruth Offin and Graham M. Teasdale and Evelyn M. Teasdale},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={88 2},
  pages={
          272-6
        }
}
OBJECT In this prospective observational study, the authors assess the impact of routine transcranial Doppler (TCD) ultrasound monitoring on the diagnosis, management, and outcome of delayed ischemic neurological deficit complicating subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). METHODS Over a 10-month period 186 patients admitted to a regional neurosciences center were included in the study. Three times a week, routine TCD examinations performed by neuroradiographers made an important positive contribution… CONTINUE READING

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