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Abnormalities on diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging performed several weeks after a minor stroke or transient ischaemic attack.

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OBJECTIVES: Diffusion weighted brain imaging (DWI) is used in acute stroke, and also shows an acute ischaemic lesion in most transient ischamic attack (TIA) patients scanned acutely. However, it may also be useful in identifying subacute ischaemic lesions in patients with minor stroke or TIA who present several weeks after symptom onset. This study investigated the sensitivity and the observer reproducibility of DWI in cerebral TIA and minor ischaemic stroke patients scanned more than two wee...

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10.1136/jnnp.74.6.734

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
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Molyneux, A More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Volume:
74
Issue:
6
Pages:
734-738
Publication date:
2003-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
URN:
uuid:213a1335-00fd-424c-b83d-737f05f41bd6
Source identifiers:
119095
Local pid:
pubs:119095

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