White matter lesion severity in mild acute ischemic stroke patients and functional outcome after 1 year.

@article{Leonards2012WhiteML,
  title={White matter lesion severity in mild acute ischemic stroke patients and functional outcome after 1 year.},
  author={Christopher O. Leonards and Nils Ipsen and Uwe Malzahn and Jochen B. Fiebach and Michaela Endres and Martin Ebinger},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2012},
  volume={43 11},
  pages={
          3046-51
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To determine if severity of visually assessed white matter disease is associated with disability after ischemic stroke. METHODS In this Berlin "Cream & Sugar" substudy, all first ischemic stroke patients who received magnetic resonance imaging and completed follow-up between January 2009 and December 2010, were enrolled. Severity of white matter disease was assessed on fluid-attenuated inversion recovery or T2-weighted sequences using the Wahlund and Fazekas visual… CONTINUE READING

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