Microvascular imaging in acute ischemic stroke.


BACKGROUND Microvascular imaging (MVI), a new ultrasound technology, is used to analyze brain perfusion at the patient's bedside. This study aims to evaluate the diagnostic and prognostic value of MVI in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS). METHODS Nineteen patients suffering from AIS (mean age, 70.9 ± 12.2 years; 47% female; mean NIHSS-score, 12… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2012.00712.x

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