Use of imaging in restorative stroke trials.
- Author(s): Cramer, Steven C
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1161/strokeaha.108.530576
Restorative therapies aim to improve behavioral outcome after stroke by promoting repair and restoration. Measures of CNS injury and function might be useful to evaluate such therapies in a clinical trial, for example, by optimizing patient selection or treatment dose. These issues are considered in this review, with specific examples provided.