Table of Contents:
  • Some facts about strokes
  • Microemboli detection on transcranial Doppler
  • Carotid plaque echolucency on duplex ultrasound
  • Progression of the severity of carotid artery stenosis
  • Silent embolic infarcts on brain CT or MRI
  • Reduced cerebrovascular reserve
  • Size of juxtaluminal hypoechoic area
  • Identification of intraplaque haemorrhage using MRI
  • Carotid ulceration