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In a short monograph of 106 pages (plus an appendix of 74 brief case summaries comprising 145 pages) Dr. Mosmans reports the results of regional cerebral blood flow investigations that had three objectives: to determine whether regional cerebral blood flow has value in clinical diagnosis, or localization, or both; to ascertain the relation of regional cerebral blood flow to electroencephalogram (EEG) manifestations; and to gain information on pathophysiology not obtainable by other methods.
The author correctly concludes from his data that the investigation of regional cerebral blood flow has little or no clinical usefulness. Furthermore no significant relation to EEG
Regional Cerebral Blood Flow in Neurological Patients. Clinical Significance and Correlation with EEG.. Ann Intern Med. ;83:749. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-83-5-749_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1975;83(5):749.
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