4 November 1981 Intravenous Digital Angiography Of The Head And Neck: A Clinical Update
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The clinical experience of DSA of the head and neck in more than 1,000 patients is presented. In a comparative study of 100 conventional carotid angiograms, the accuracy rate in evaluating extracranial carotids was 97% in technically satisfactory studies. Intra cranial vessels were examined in 55 patients with both conventional selective catheterization and intravenous DSA. In 65% of the patients, the DSA examination was diagnostic. DSA is a safe, rapid procedure that can be performed on an outpatient basis and provides diagnostic information comparable to conventional angiography.
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Michael T. Modic, Meredith A. Weinstein, Edward Buonocore, William Pavlicek, Thomas F. Meaney, "Intravenous Digital Angiography Of The Head And Neck: A Clinical Update", Proc. SPIE 0314, Digital Radiography, (4 November 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.933054; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.933054


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