PMID: 11468137Jul 27, 2001

Blood flow velocity in the middle cerebral artery in heavy alcohol drinkers

Alcohol and Alcoholism : International Journal of the Medical Council on Alcoholism
Zuzana Gdovinová

Abstract

The aim of this study was to assess if heavy alcohol drinking influences blood flow velocity in cerebral arteries. Blood flow velocity (V(mean)) in the middle cerebral artery was measured by transcranial Doppler sonography (TCD) in heavy alcohol drinkers. Significantly decreased V(mean) was found in comparison with healthy volunteers.

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