Diffusion-weighted MRI in patients with symptomatic internal carotid artery disease.
Beside the early detection of ischemia, there is an increasing body of evidence that diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) can provide important information on stroke etiology. Against the background of an increased use of magnetic resonance angiography in patients being evaluated for carotid endarterectomy (CEA), the question arises if the additional performance of a DWI scan could also yield clinically relevant findings in these patients. In a prospective observational study we analysed the DWI ...Expand abstract
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record