Search Tag: intraplaque haemorrhage

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Importance of intracranial vessel wall MRI

2018 24 Apr

Vessel wall magnetic resonance imaging (VW-MRI) is a modern imaging technique with expanding applications in the characterisation of intracranial vessel wall pathology. Radiologists need to be familiar with this important imaging technique, given its increasing use and future relevance to everyday practice, says a review article in the journal World... Read more

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RSNA15: 3D MRI Shows Early Signs of Stroke Risk in Diabetic Patients

2015 24 Nov

People with diabetes have a significantly increased risk of strokes with worse outcomes than the non-diabetic population. New research shows that 3D MRI can identify high risk cardiovascular biomarkers, such as intraplaque haemorrhage, in diabetic patients before onset of carotid artery stenosis. The findings are being presented next week at the annual... Read more