Perfusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging thresholds identifying core, irreversibly infarcted tissue Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography

abstract

  • Perfusion-weighted imaging measures of ischemia severity accurately differentiate irreversibly injured core from penumbral, salvageable tissue. The best threshold for identifying core infarcted tissue is adjusted Tmax of > or =6 to 8 seconds.

publication date

  • June 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.STR.0000072998.70087.E9

PubMed ID

  • 12738899

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1425

end page

  • 30

volume

  • 34

number

  • 6