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Computed tomography and magnetic resonance perfusion imaging in ischemic stroke: definitions and thresholds

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  • Krishna A Dani
  • Ralph G R Thomas
  • Francesca M Chappell
  • Kirsten Shuler
  • Mary J MacLeod
  • Keith W Muir
  • Joanna M Wardlaw
  • Translational Medicine Research Collaboration Multicentre Acute Stroke Imaging Study

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)384-401
Number of pages18
JournalAnnals of Neurology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2011


Cerebral perfusion imaging with computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance (MR) is widely available. The optimum perfusion values to identify tissue at risk of infarction in acute stroke are unclear. We systematically reviewed CT and MR perfusion imaging in acute ischemic stroke.

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