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By Renato Hoffmann Nunes, Ana Lorena Abello, Mauricio Castillo

This publication presents transparent assistance as to which neuroradiological findings in ailing or injured sufferers can be instantly communicated by means of radiologists and trainees to the emergency room and referring physicians which will facilitate key judgements and do away with preventable error. It bargains a pragmatic and illustrative process that identifies what to seem for and the way to record it and describes the necessary follow-up and the commonest differential diagnoses of the most serious findings in neuroradiology. The publication is particular in being written from a “critical findings perspective”, which makes its content material more effective and remarkable than that of a regular Emergency Neuroradiology textbook. It additionally illustrates the worth of constructing algorithmic methods to file and speak severe findings in response to lists. whereas the publication will attract a extensive and variable viewers, it's particularly addressed to radiology education courses and should be a “must learn” for citizens and fellows in training.

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2 Chronic infarction in the right MCA territory that suffered previous hemorrhagic transformation. (a) Coronal T2WI shows an area of encephalomalacia involv- stenosis and occlusions, CTA and MRA have a high sensitivity (97–100 %) and specificity (98– 100 %) for these purposes. CTA is slightly superior to MRA, especially for distal vascular lesions. Another advantage of CTA is that it can be obtained immediately following NCCT, after initiation rtPA in the CT scanner, avoiding delays in treatment [17, 22].

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