Responses to the 10 most frequently asked questions about perfusion CT.


Journal Article (Review)

OBJECTIVE: The objective of this article is to address the 10 most frequently asked questions radiologists face when planning, performing, processing, and interpreting a perfusion CT study in a patient with clinical suspicion of acute ischemic stroke. CONCLUSION: It is important for radiologists using PCT for stroke imaging to be familiar with the perfusion software used at their institution, with the parameters that can be selected during the post-processing and how these may influence the PCT results.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Leiva-Salinas, C; Provenzale, JM; Wintermark, M

Published Date

  • January 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 196 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 53 - 60

PubMed ID

  • 21178046

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21178046

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.10.5705


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States