Core Conditions 05.1 - CNS haemorrhage pre-reading
Given the clinical history, which vascular territory needs close interrogation?
Left middle cerebral artery territory.
What is the first-line modality for assessing for suspected stroke?
CT. While MRI is more sensitive availability and cost restrict its use in the acute setting. CT is becoming more useful with perfusion and angiographic imaging in diagnosing acute strokes.
Right hemiplegia and dysphasia.