The clinical examination in the patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage is still the most reliable parameter for predicting pathophysiological changes

@inproceedings{Petridis2017TheCE,
  title={The clinical examination in the patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage is still the most reliable parameter for predicting pathophysiological changes},
  author={Athanasios Konstandinou Petridis and Kerim Beseoglu and Hans Jakob Steiger},
  booktitle={Surgical neurology international},
  year={2017}
}
Background Macrovasospasms and delayed cerebral injury are factors which correlate with high morbidity in patients suffering a subarachnoid hemorrhage. Transcranial Doppler (TCD) ultrasonography and perfusion computed tomography (PCT) are diagnostic tools used to diagnose such pathologies. However, TCD is not very reliable and PCT exposes patients to… CONTINUE READING