Vasospasm: does it cause infarction and poor outcome?

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ABBREVIATIONS CBF = cerebral blood flow; CONSCIOUS = Clazosentan to Overcome Neurological Ischemia and Infarct Occurring after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage; CTA = CT angiography; CTP = CT perfusion; DCI = delayed cerebral ischemia; ICP = intracranial pressure; OR = odds ratio; RR = relative risk; SAH = subarachnoid hemorrhage; VSP = vasospasm.

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Contributor Notes

Correspondence Bryce Weir: brycekeithweir@gmail.com.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING Published online October 30, 2020; DOI: 10.3171/2020.7.JNS202551.

Disclosures Dr. Weir has contracted to serve on the Independent Data Monitoring Committee in a study of clazosentan by Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Neither the company nor its employees had any role in the conception or writing of this paper.

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