Study Shows MRI And Echocardiography Together Can ID More Causes Of Stroke Before They Strike

Tue, 06 Mar 2007 02:00 PM EST

... Based on a new study released today, researchers urge more comprehensive imaging for patients presenting to hospitals with stroke symptoms. Using both MRI and echocardiography to image the heart greatly enhances the detection of the cause and selection of the best treatment of cardioembolic strokes, the "meanest" type of stroke. [click link for full article] ...