Multimodal MRI for Ischemic Stroke: From Acute Therapy to Preventive Strategies


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Conventional therapies for ischemic stroke include thrombolytic therapy, prevention of inappropriate coagulation and thrombosis, and surgery to repair vascular abnormalities. Over 10 years have passed since the US Food and Drug Administration approved intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for use in acute stroke patients, but most… (More)
DOI: 10.3988/jcn.2009.5.3.107


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