Diagnostic Test Accuracy Review

Magnetic resonance imaging versus computed tomography for detection of acute vascular lesions in patients presenting with stroke symptoms

  1. Miriam Brazzelli1,*,
  2. Peter AG Sandercock1,
  3. Francesca M Chappell1,
  4. Maria Grazia Celani2,
  5. Enrico Righetti2,
  6. Nicholas Arestis3,
  7. Joanna M Wardlaw1,
  8. Jonathan J Deeks4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Stroke Group

Published Online: 7 OCT 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 24 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007424.pub2

How to Cite

Brazzelli M, Sandercock PAG, Chappell FM, Celani MG, Righetti E, Arestis N, Wardlaw JM, Deeks JJ. Magnetic resonance imaging versus computed tomography for detection of acute vascular lesions in patients presenting with stroke symptoms. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD007424. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007424.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Edinburgh, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Edinburgh, UK

  2. 2

    Ospedale di Città della Pieve, A USL 2 dell'Umbria, Città della Pieve, Italy

  3. 3

    Western General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Edinburgh, UK

  4. 4

    University of Birmingham, Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Birmingham, UK

*Miriam Brazzelli, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Bramwell Dott Building, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh, EH4 2XU, UK. m.brazzelli@ed.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 7 OCT 2009


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