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Publication Name World Journal of Radiology
Manuscript ID 14592
Country/Territory United States
2014-10-14 16:53
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2015-02-12 11:17
ISSN 1949-8470 (online)
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Category Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Transcranial Doppler screening in sickle cell disease: The implications of using peak systolic criteria
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Lena N Naffaa, Yasmeen K Tandon and Neville Irani
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Corresponding Author Lena N Naffaa, MD, Radiologist, Department of Radiology, Akron Children’s Hospital, 1 Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308, United States. lnaffaa@chmca.org
Key Words Sickle; Ischemic; Stroke; Trans Cranial Doppler; Average maximum mean velocity; Peak systolic velocity; Magnetic resonance imaging
Core Tip To the best of our knowledge, there has been no direct comparison between peak systolic velocity and time average maximum mean velocity in their ability to predict abnormalities on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)/magnetic resonance angiogram in children with sickle cell disease. With the growing clinical use of MR Angiography to assess sickle cell patients, the sensitivity of Trans Cranial Doppler (TCD) should be maximized if it is to maintain its role as a screening test in the sickle cell population. Based on the data obtained at our institution and using the assumption that the best screening test is the one with the highest sensitivity, the peak systolic velocity could be the measurement of choice for TCD screening.
Publish Date 2015-02-12 11:17
Citation Naffaa LN, Tandon YK, Irani N. Transcranial Doppler screening in sickle cell disease: The implications of using peak systolic criteria. World J Radiol 2015; 7(2): 52-56
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8470/full/v7/i2/52.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4329/wjr.v7.i2.52
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