Abstract:In the present review we outline the clinical data, diagnosis and prognosis of vertebrobasilar (VB) vasospasm (VS) after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Aneurismal SAH is associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality. Although a major advancement has been made in recent years in diagnosis and treatment of aneurysmal SAH, 30% of the patients who survived the initial bleeding show further deterioration as a results of delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI) that traditionally was associated with large arteries la… Show more
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