Status
Active
Code
2084V0102X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Vascular Neurology
Vascular Neurology is a subspecialty in the evaluation, prevention, treatment and recovery from vascular diseases of the nervous system. This subspecialty includes the diagnosis and treatment of vascular events of arterial or venous origin from a large number of causes that affect the brain or spinal cord such as ischemic stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, spinal cord ischemia and spinal cord hemorrhage. Source: The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. [1/1/2007: new definition]