MR imaging in the detection of diffuse axonal injury with mild traumatic brain injury


BOLCA TOPAL N., HAKYEMEZ B., Erdogan C., Bulut M., KÖKSAL Ö., Akkose Ş., ...More

NEUROLOGICAL RESEARCH, vol.30, no.9, pp.974-978, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/016164108x323799
  • Journal Name: NEUROLOGICAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.974-978
  • Keywords: Brain injury, axonal injury, magnetic resonance, CLOSED-HEAD INJURY, GRADIENT-RECALLED ECHO, CONCUSSION, DAMAGE, CT
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the occurrence and distribution of mild traumatic brain injury MTBI) caused by diffuse axonal injury DAI) using magnetic resonance MR) imaging and to attempt to correlate MR findings with post-concussion symptoms PCS).