Amphetamin-associated intracerebral hemorrhage

Michael Knoop, Uli-RĂ¼diger Jahn, Stefan Wirtz, Anne-Dorte Sperfeld, Stefan Koch, Adina Ghidau & Thomas-Nicolas Lehmann
Objective: Increasing amphetamine abuse worldwide has aroused widespread concern in medical and governmental agencies. Cerebral angiitis and intracranial hemorrhage are reported to associate with amphetamine abuse. The mortality rate is estimated at 50%. The two major factors involved are the drug[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]