Extracranial carotid Doppler ultrasound evaluation of cerebral blood flow volume in COPD patients


ACAR M.

RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, vol.100, no.10, pp.1826-1833, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 100 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.rmed.2006.01.015
  • Title of Journal : RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1826-1833

Abstract

Objective: Doppler ultrasound of extracranial internal carotid artery (ICA) and vertebral artery (VA) were performed and total cerebral blood flow volume (tCBFV) was evaluated in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. CBFV changes due to blood gas changes were also evaluated.