Magnetic resonance imaging in confirmation of brain death


Tali E., Yucel A., Tevfik M., Gokcora N., Dalmaz S., Gunaydin B., ...More

RIVISTA DI NEURORADIOLOGIA, vol.14, no.6, pp.631-637, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/197140090101400604
  • Title of Journal : RIVISTA DI NEURORADIOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.631-637

Abstract

Brain death is defined as an irreversible cessation of all cerebral and brain stem functions despite the maintenance of cardiopulmonary functions by artificial means. The importance of early diagnosis of brain death has increased particularly with advances in organ transplantation.