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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2010, Article ID 697185, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/697185
Case Report

Bispectral Index Changes during Acute Brainstem TIA/Ischemia

1Department of Anesthesiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2Department of Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Received 7 March 2010; Accepted 9 April 2010

Academic Editor: Michael G. Irwin

Copyright © 2010 Chris P. Bleeker et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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