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Imaging of Acute Head Emergencies

  • Majid Khan
  • Sneha Patel
  • Ajay Singh
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Abstract

In the management of acute intracranial emergencies, triage of patients is key, and therefore, the proper diagnosis on early imaging can go a long way in directing the appropriate workup and management.

Keywords

Brain Death Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome Obstructive Hydrocephalus Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyOakland University, William Beaumont School of Medicine, William Beaumont HospitalRoyal OakUSA
  2. 2.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyWilliam Beaumont HospitalRoyal OakUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyMassachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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