Transcranial doppler grading criteria for basilar artery vasospasm Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Basilar Artery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial
  • Vasospasm, Intracranial
  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

abstract

  • The BA/VA ratio improves the sensitivity and specificity of TCD detection of BA vasospasm. On the basis of the BA/VA ratio and BA mean velocities, we suggest new TCD grading criteria for BA vasospasm.

publication date

  • August 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1227/01.NEU.0000223502.93013.6E

PubMed ID

  • 16883176

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 360

end page

  • 6; discussion 360-6

volume

  • 59

number

  • 2