Edinburgh Research Explorer

In which patients is diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging most useful in routine stroke care?

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)118-22
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Neuroimaging
Volume14
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2004

Abstract

Magnetic resonance (MR) diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) has been used extensively in hyperacute cortical ischemic stroke, but its broader role in the assessment of patients presenting at later times after a wider variety of strokes has been less widely studied.

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Cerebral Infarction, Chronic Disease, Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Female, Humans, Image Enhancement, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Middle Aged, Neurologic Examination, Sensitivity and Specificity

ID: 434914