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Szabo, Kristina (D), MD

Neurological Clinic Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karls University Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany


Kristina Szabo is a staff neurologist at the Neurology Clinic Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karls University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

Dr Szabo is mainly interested in the treatment and diagnosis of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke. Dr Szabo’s research especially focuses on diffusion-weighted MRI for acute cerebral ischaemia, diffusion and perfusion MRI for the assessment of carotid atherosclerosis and acute stroke patterns in patients with internal carotid artery disease. She is further interested in stroke-like presentation in a case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, and in rapid resorption of intraventricular haemorrhage after thrombolytic therapy of ischaemic stroke.

Dr Szabo is a member of the Kompetenznetzwerk Schlaganfall Study Group.

Dr Szabo has authored and co-authored more than 25 scientific papers on cerebrovascular diseases in journals such as Lancet, Neurology, Stroke, the Journal of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Diseases, and the Journal of Neuroimaging.

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