Cerebrovascular Ultrasound in Stroke Prevention and Treatment
Second Revised Edition
Andrei V. Alexandrov
Imagine sampling tissues and flow behavior in real time at a rate of 5 thousand a second This is the power of ultrasound for stroke diagnosis and management. It’s also non-invasive, portable, and versatile. Yet it is a woefully underused modality in stroke medicine. The second edition of Cerebrovascular Ultrasound in Stroke Prevention and Treatment allows all involved in treating stroke patients to learn how ultrasound can enrich their ability to diagnose, evaluate, and treat stroke. It helps sonographers and physicians understand what information can be gained from ultrasound imaging generally, as well as what is needed for a specific case.