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MRIs pinpoint time of stroke

Prompt scans could render more patients eligible for clot-busting therapy

MRI scans of stroke patients can indicate when the stroke occurred, a revelation that could allow more aggressive treatment to limit brain damage, French researchers report online November 2 in Radiology.

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