Stroke MRI is a new imaging tool providing detailed information of the pathophysiological aspects of cerebral ischemia. This book - with CD-ROM - includes a case collection of 25 hyperacute stroke patients, all imaged within six hours of stroke onset with a complete stroke MRI protocol. Stroke MRI and the established clinical methods are compared and recent results from single and multicenter trials are presented to demonstrate the advantages of MRI for stroke patients. The CD-ROM contains diffusion-, T2-, T2*-perfusion-weighted images and MR angiography. The CD and the book are complementary to avoid redundancy as far as possible.Such a method must show the actual irreversible ischemic brain damage as well as its age, show any tissue at risk and its ... A stroke MRI protocol that answers all these questions would consist of: - MRA to demonstrate vessel occlusion oranbsp;...
|Author||:||Jochen Fiebach, Peter Schellinger|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-29|