TITLE

Single photon emission computed tomography in patients with acute hydrocephalus or with cerebral ischaemia after subarachnoid haemorrhage

AUTHOR(S)
Hasan, D; van Peski, J; Loeve, I; Krenning, E P; Vermeulen, M
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun1991, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p490
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66058739

 

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