The role of CT and MRI in the emergency evaluation of persons with suspected stroke.

@article{Kidwell2010TheRO,
  title={The role of CT and MRI in the emergency evaluation of persons with suspected stroke.},
  author={Chelsea S. Kidwell and Max Wintermark},
  journal={Current neurology and neuroscience reports},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={21-8}
}
As a growing number of therapeutic treatment options for acute stroke are being introduced, multimodal acute neuroimaging is assuming a growing role in the initial evaluation and management of patients. Multimodal neuroimaging, using either a CT or MRI approach, can identify the type, location, and severity of the lesion (ischemia or hemorrhage); the status… CONTINUE READING